Another year of one of the nation’s most vibrant and celebrated art events of the year is finally here. Below are just some of the events that WVUM is pumped about this week (click the titles for links to tickets/more information)


This Week, art is at the forefront of the conversation and it isn’t just at the main gallery at Miami Beach Convention Center.Read More

You/Sonata – Ellen O

This album perfectly captures the feelings of the aimlessness and dull anxiety that hangs over the heads of millions of twentysomethings like a fog. You/Sonata is not the most inaccessible release of the year in terms of style or harmonics, but the songs are arranged in such a way that can come off as a little disorienting.Read More

Sunday @6pm.

Tonight on RadioActive I will be joined by Sarah Emmons, Director at Radical Partners, and Sabrina Velarde from Miami Homes for All to talk about their recent initiative right here in Miami: 100 Great Ideas for Affordable Housing. Crowd sourcing on social media this initiative engaged members of our community in identifying creative ways to tackle one of the complex issues in our community.… Read More

Host Name – Chris Briggs

Hometown – Raleigh, NC

School Year/Major – Second-year graduate student studying film

Favorite Artists – Merciful Fate, King Diamond, Judas Priest, Possessed

Favorite Films – Phantasm, The Thing, Dracula

About the Shows –


Metal Revolution

Beginning as Midweek Metal Mania in the late eighties, then changing to Metal Revolution in the nineties, and eventually re-emerging in 2011 as The Vice, WVUM’s metal speciality show is now led by second-year graduate student Chris Briggs, once again under the name Metal Revolution. … Read More

Earlier this month House of Creatives Festival transformed Historic Virginia Key Beach into an alternative paradise. The weather was not on our side but we still managed to have an incredible time, check out our recap and photo gallery below!

Salt Cathedral

On the first night of House of Creatives music festival, alternative-pop band Salt Cathedral put on a show that the entire crowd enjoyed.Read More

Sunday November 26th @6pm.

Tune in this Sunday to RadioActive to hear from the National Organizers of the #GradTaxWalkout that is being held on campuses and in communities across the country on November 29th at 1pm (EST). This National Day of Action will bring together graduate students and their allies to bring awareness to the tax reform bill heading to the senate.… Read More