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The New York Red Bulls II will finally play at their new home stadium at Montclair State University on Saturday April 1st at 4 PM. WMSC had the opportunity to speak with head coach, John Wolyniec, and players, David Abidor & Florian Valot ahead of their home opener. You can hear the game on 90.3 FM in the local Montclair area or online here at wmscradio.com and the iHeartRadio app and...

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Thursday, 30 March 2017

By: Pam Burrows Yours Conditionally is the fourth studio album from the band Tennis, made up of married couple, Alaina Moore and Patrick Riley from Denver, Colorado. The music on this album is reminiscent to the band’s previous works, as it is very calm, quiet, and easy to listen to. 2011’s Cape Dory served as their first album, and was written about the couple’s eight-month vacation at sea after their wedding. Yours Conditionally was similarly written from a boat, as...

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Wednesday, 29 March 2017

By: Peter Zezas To start off with the album artwork, I really like the colorful X-ray of a person they have the cover. In fact, it actually looks like there is, not only, someone’s side profile but another person looking directly at you. I like how the album is called “Hot Thoughts” and they covered the front and top area of the skull with red to show the “hot” thoughts. At first, my thought was this album was going to...

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Tuesday, 28 March 2017

By Dylan Cetrulo As a name synonymous with garage rock over the past decade, San Francisco-based multi-instrumentalist Ty Segall has been one of the most prolific musicians of recent times just by sheer productivity. Coming off of his most experimental project yet, The Muggers, with their 2016 release Emotional Mugger. While Emotional Muggers was not exactly a completely new Segall, this self-titled album is much more of a return to the work fans have recognized Segall for. Fans of Segall’s...

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Monday, 20 March 2017

By: Jonathan Hoch I was very pleased with all four songs on this album. I think the lyrics are very deep, and very poignant, but not too complex for anyone to not understand. The entire sound of the band is incredible, and I should also note that the lyrics for every song but specifically “Too Much Love”, and “My Nature” are downright honest and straight to the point. I feel that the inspiration behind the songs had to be a...

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Monday, 20 March 2017

On the Monday March 12, 2017 edition of the Morning Buzz we were joined by Dr. Kate McCaffrey, Mazooz Sehwail, and Dr. Laurence Jay-Rayon Ibrahim Aibo who have participated in a program called Syria Supper Club, which aids refugees here in NJ by hosting them as dinner guests. The group discussed with our own Kate Braunstein on how they began the program and arrange these gatherings. Students who are interested in being Arabic translators can sign up on Hawksync. If...

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Wednesday, 15 March 2017

With Montclair State University closed for the day, here’s a WMSC News update on winter storm...

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Tuesday, 14 March 2017

On Wednesday, March 1st, Montclair State Women’s Basketball Head Coach Karin Harvey joined hosts Nick Flaherty and Sam Flesher on Double F Sports. During the weekend, the Red Hawks secured their fifth straight NJAC championship, earning an automatic bid into the NCAA Tournament from the Panzer Athletic Center this weekend. Harvey talked about the wins that WMSC Sports was on hand for in the NJAC playoffs over Rowan and then Rutgers-Newark before looking ahead to MSU’s Round of 64 game...

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Wednesday, 01 March 2017

By: Jeremy Wall With the warm weather soon approaching, students and some local residents decided to prepare themselves by participating in the Rec Center’s annual Triathlon. Opened to all different age groups, this was the sixth year the Rec Center has hosted this event.  According to the building’s Aquatics Coordinator, Alex Sperling, the Triathlon is less of a competition and more of a preparation. “I enjoy the program itself because it’s a nice warm up for people before the outdoor...

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Monday, 27 February 2017

By: Noelle Florio On Tuesday, February 7th I attended my first ever “DNCE” Concert at the Wellmont Theater in Montclair, New Jersey. I only knew a few hit songs such as “Cake by the Ocean” and “Toothbrush”, but since I am big fan of Joe Jonas, the lead singer, I was very excited to see him live in concert once again. When the band first entered the stage, they were dressed up as Storm Troopers from Star Wars, with light...

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Monday, 27 February 2017

By: Sean Martin Winners of the New Jersey Athletic Conference for the 5th consecutive season, the Montclair State Red Hawks have once again earned a trip to the NCAA Division III Tournament. Two years removed from a run to the Final Four that went through the Panzer Athletic Center, MSU will once again have the chance to host the first two rounds on their quest back to Grand Rapids. The 5 consecutive NJAC Champion Red Hawks' first NCAA Tournament game...

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Monday, 27 February 2017

By: Sean Martin In his second year as the Red Hawks Head Coach, Marlon Sears brought Montclair State to the NJAC playoffs for the first time since 2014 with a record of 13-12. Entering the playoffs with two straight wins, MSU earned the #5 seed and a trip to Rowan on Saturday afternoon to play the #4 seeded Profs. The match up was favorable for Montclair State, as they had two previous impressive wins against Rowan. As they learned, beating...

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Sunday, 19 February 2017