*Notice of broadcast interruption for May 19, 2018*

UMass Dartmouth has scheduled a full campus electrical shutdown for Saturday, May 19, 2018.  WUMD.ROCKS will temporarily suspend broadcasting at 4AM (EST) on 5/19/18. We will resume our digital broadcast late Saturday afternoon. Any additional information will be posted on Facebook (@wumd.rocks), and on Twitter (@wumdrocks) as the website will be down during this time. We will be back on the interwebs as soon as we have power! #JustListen

Show Tunes in the Afternoon 13th Anniversary Show

Can you believe SHOW TUNES IN THE AFTERNOON has been at WUMD for thirteen years? The anniversary show is on Monday, February 12, 2018 from 3 PM to 6 PM.

DJ ‘Lectric Lar’ hosts the three hours which features music from Broadway, Off-Broadway, Almost-Broadway and London musical theatre, and even the occasional movie musical.

The show first aired on February 14, 2005 at 3 P.M.

Our NACC Top Adds for this week:

1 PACK A.D., THE Dollhouse Cadence
2 ZOMBIES, THE Odyssey And Oracle Varese Sarabande
3 SNST Turn Out The Lights Rhyme & Reason
4 NULL AND VOID Cryosleep HFN
5 GORDON RAPHAEL Sleep on the Radio Zero Hours
6 U-MEN U-Men Sub Pop
7 HENRI DIKONGUE Diaspora Jazz Out
8 GREGORY PORTER Nat “King” Cole and Me Blue Note
9 MYRKUR Mareridt Relapse
10 LILA DOWNS Salón, Lágrimas, Y Deseo Sony

— 31 October 2017

DJ Training – Fall 2017

It’s time for dj school! Our 4 week DJ training is open to UMD Students, Staff, Faculty and the General Public (18yrs and older). There is NO FEE for UMD Students. $40 for all others. Pre-registration is required, registration closes Thursday, October 12th @ noon. Space is limited, preference given to UMD students – sign up today! Email wumd@umassd.edu for details.

The 4 week training session  starts on Monday, October 16 and runs through  November 6, 2017. The classes start at 6:30pm.

Our NACC Jazz Charting for this week:

1 UNHINGED SEXTET DON’T BLINK OA2
2 GERALD CANNON Combinations Woodneck
3 MARCUS MONTEIRO QUARTET Another Part of Me Whaling City Sound
4 STEVE LANGONE TRIO Breathe Whaling City
5 HAROLD LITTLE Akoben Sound
6 ADRIAN CUNNINGHAM Jazz Speak Arbors
7 CéCILE MCLORIN SALVANT Dreams and Daggers Mack Avenue
8 DAVE STRYKER Strykin’ Ahead Strike Zone
9 JOHN BEASLEY MONK’estra Vol. 2 Mack Avenue
10 NEGRONI’S TRIO New Era Sony

-reported 12 September 2017