Messier 83 is a pinwheel galaxy discovered in the 18th century and catalogued in Messier’s book of “nebulous objects.” Like this galaxy, the namesake for the band M83, its music is gravitational, scintillating, vast, and unfathomable.
Fans from the surrounding area of Cincinnati populated Bogart’s on Tuesday for a night featuring opener Bob Moses and a killer set from Anthony Gonzalez and co.… Read More
Bunbury Music Festival is a midsized festival that takes place in June every year since 2012 in Cincinnati, OH, bringing in acts from all over the country while bolstering locals as well. The festival aims to curate a well-rounded experience for all different tastes, featuring past acts such as Death Cab for Cutie, Yo La Tengo, Snoop Dogg, and Jane’s Addiction, along with Ohio acts the National and the Black Keys.… Read More
DJ Julie here with an update on my summer travels to date! Traveling from Florida back home to upstate New York without taking a plane and without driving a car had always been something I knew I wanted to do, and what better of a time is there than right now?… Read More
I was struggling really hard with choosing my line of questioning for my interview with Ought at Shaky Knees. I could go the standard, “How are you enjoying the festival? What’s been your best show on tour so far?”. Or I could go the route below, the less standard more personal questions about food and travelling.… Read More
OK so I didn’t think Shaky Knees (May 13-15 – Atlanta, Georgia) was gonna be that much different than the other fests that I’ve been to. However, I had only been to Warped Tour (6 year club, all throughout high school) and the Fest (all punk rock in Gainesville, check out Julie’s review here), so my weekend experience in Atlanta was quite interesting.… Read More
Day 2 of Coachella was noticeably hotter, but less dust and wind. My day began with Moon Taxi, Strangers You Know, and James Bay, but after that I started seeing bands that pertain more to WVUM‘s sound.
On the outdoor theater stage I was able to see one of the breakthrough artists of the festival: Rhye.… Read More
Miami Museum Month takes place in May and is part of the same series that features Shop Miami in March and Miami Spice in August and September. Over 25 participating museums all across Miami Dade County offer two for one admission and selected universal membership benefits throughout the month.… Read More
Slap n Tickle, cohosting with Cyborgs, took over Bardot Tuesday night for a very special WVUM showcase featuring current station member KUNAL, station grad Uchi, and Santiago Caballero. Slap n Tickle happens at Bardot every Tuesday, featuring deep and tech house and live DJs.… Read More
This week I brought you Jen Sandler, Lecturer at UMass Amherst, and Director of the UMass Alliance for Community Transformation. I stumbled upon Jen’s work a few years back and instantly felt like I was given the language to articulate how I understood the world and my role as an agent of social change.… Read More
Wanee Festival in Live Oak, Florida is a one-of-a-kind chillout stay-up-all-night experience. I’ve gone for the past two years and again found nothing but love, relaxation, and great music during this years’, April 13th through April 16th.
Here’s a few thoughts and observations I had while wandering through the campsites, festival grounds, and seas of oak trees and hammocks:… Read More