The 34th annual Miami Film Festival ran from last Friday 3rd March to this Sunday 12th March and featured an assortment of parties, premieres, screenings and workshops. Much like the Miami Book Fair it is sponsored by Miami Dade College and looks to cement the city as a well known home for the arts.… Read More
Last month, Francisco Narvaez and I had the opportunity to interview Goldlink for our specialty show the ‘Hip-Hop Road Trip’, ahead of his performance at Red Bull’s 3 Days in Miami event. We spoke about his new album, his experience working with Rick Rubin, and more.… Read More
Last November saw the inaugural House of Creatives festival take over North Miami Beach with an incredible line up including The Drums, Cold War Kids, Crystal Castles and The Flaming Lips.
Last Friday a few members of the WVUM team traveled to Okeechobee for a fun filled weekend at the South Florida town’s very own music and arts festival. Considering the festival only launched last year, it has made a huge impact on the local music scene with all tickets selling out and fans flocking from all over the country to check out everyone from Wiz Khalifa to The Lumineers.… Read More
Looking to get out of Miami for Spring Break but don’t quite have the biggest budget?
Gasparilla Music Festival just might be your savior for the first weekend, this upcoming March 11-12. Tampa’s addition to the spring festival season will only run you $60—yes you read that correctly—and for a pretty good and diverse payout: headliners are Cage the Elephant and Ghostface Killah on Saturday night and Ryan Adams on Sunday.… Read More
Host – Pedro Urbina
Hometown – Caracas, Venezuela
School Year/Major – Senior studying Computer Science
Favorite Artists – Jamiroquai, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, The Mars Volta
About The Show – Locals Only is an hour long specialty show that you can check out every Thursday at 9pm.… Read More
“You cannot base your opinion on a band based off hearing just one song,” argued guitarist Aaron Hicks. He is bickering with singer-songwriter Carter Vail over the esteem of grunge rock band Soundgarden, from which Vail has only heard “Black Hole Sun”.… Read More
Apparently, I am very much in my feelings this week because I have had these emotional tracks on replay all week. See what I mean in this edition of For The Record, weekly song suggestions from tunes I have recently discovered!… Read More
Saturday evening, HP Concerts and RAB hosted a highly anticipated Smallpools concert right on campus. The Rathskeller, which is already a popular meeting place on campus, was the perfect spot for an intimate show and an overall good time.
Smallpools formed in 2013 and their debut album “LOVETAP!” was released in March 2015.… Read More
Host: Megan Abram
Hometown: Born in Oxford, England, grew up in the suburbs of London
School Year/Major: First-year Graduate student in Music Business
Favorite Artists: Arctic Monkeys, The Cribs, The Strokes, Arcade Fire, Britney Spears and Kanye West
About the Show: Every Tuesday from 11 a.m.… Read More