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By Christopher Hernandez With the 2016 Presidential Race now at full steam, tensions are high in both parties. The Republicans were heading into Iowa with high hopes even though according to the RCP Poll average businessman Donald Trump had a 36% lead over Texas Senator Ted Cruz who had 19%. Florida Senator Marco Rubio trailed with 10%. Things were looking great for Trump as he gathered massive crowds at his rallies. In an unseen turn of events Cruz won Iowa...

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Thursday, 04 February 2016

By Julia Siegel Everybody’s favorite animated panda is kicking his way back into theaters this weekend after a five year wait. DreamWorks animation’s Kung Fu Panda 3 will have families running to their local movie theaters this weekend since there will not be another animated movie released until Disney’s Zootopia at the beginning of March. With no comparable competitors, Kung Fu Panda 3 is predicted to make $40 million in its opening weekend to win the box office. Jack Black...

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Tuesday, 02 February 2016

By Ivan Arevalo Photo Courtesy of Gabriela Diaz With catchy lyrics and a strong vibrato, Sarah Packiam takes on the world with her madalina.  Starting out writing songs at the age of 12, winning the National 2FM song contest at 14, and taking home second place representing  Ireland in The Song Contest for Young People in Europe (S.C.Y.P.E.), Sarah has always been destined for stardom.   Sarah has worked with Grammy Award winning producer Tim Mitchell, and was part of...

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Thursday, 28 January 2016

On this episode, host Merrill Brown is joined by Peter Kafka, senior media editor at Recode.net to talk about the power of streaming giant Netflix and the fight for your living room. Is Netflix murdering...

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Tuesday, 26 January 2016

by Ivan Arevalo Photo Courtesy of Asylum Records Eagles Guitarist and original member, Glenn Frey has passed away on January 18th, 2016 at 67. That day the band’s website confirmed the news of Frey’s passing.  Frey’s family and former bandmates released statements and the world of music and fans paid tribute in the best possible way, with humble words of praise and playing a lot of Eagles music. “He was like a brother to me; we were family, and like...

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Tuesday, 26 January 2016

As the generation who grew up with the beloved characters of Harry Potter, we grieve with the world one of the most unique and creative actors in the industry. British thespian Alan Rickman, died today at age 69. His deep, purr of a voice, one of the best in film. His characters, often villainous, displayed a complex level of emotions and motivations. It was these multifaceted roles that gained him the most recognition. One of those most esteemed characters was...

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Thursday, 14 January 2016

Photo Courtesy of Columbia Records  By Ivan Arevalo Music legend, fashion icon and awe-inspiring chameleon artist, David Bowie, has passed away at the age of 69 this morning after an 18-month battle with cancer. The hit-maker and ever changing hero inspired hundreds of musicians. The pioneer has been named by multiples as “a true artist”.The announcement of his death was confirmed by his publicist after a Facebook post was made on his page: Bowie’s son, Duncan Jones, 44, released a...

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Monday, 11 January 2016

By Juan Contla The day after Christmas till New Year’s Eve is always referred to a BIG WEEK for New York City; a time where the biggest names in dance music gather for a week of massive shows. 2015 was no exception with names such as Dillon Francis, The Chainsmokers, Knife Party, Fetty Wap and many more joining in on the festivities. Pier 94, host of two much anticipated shows, kicked off their party with Oliver Heldens and Knife party on their opening night...

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Sunday, 10 January 2016

Featuring Montclair State’s own film faculty and coordinator of the film forum, Roberta Friedman. Professor Friedman worked on Star Wars and The Empire Strikes Back as visual effects coordinator. We get to hear from the returning original cast Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford and Carrie Fisher. Plus, Director J.J.Abrams and the new cast members to the saga Daisy Ridley, Oscar Isaac and John...

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Friday, 18 December 2015

Tuesday, December 8th, during Subspace Radio, Natalie Caamano spoke with Kevin Devine, independent singer-songwriter. Devine spoke about the upcoming Devinyl Splits, Series One shows (Dec. 11-13). Devine also spoke about his most recent LP, Matter of Time, recording his next LP, his 2015 music picks, and...

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Tuesday, 15 December 2015

Just a few hours before the fifth Republican debate, we were joined on our podcast Media Download by political reporter Matt Katz of WNYC and New Jersey Public Radio.  Katz has covered Governor Chris Christie for five years, first for The Philadelphia Inquirer, where he created The Christie Chronicles blog, and now for WNYC and New Jersey Public Radio, where he runs The Christie Tracker. We haven’t heard the last of #Bridgegate & Christie is up in polls in New...

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Tuesday, 15 December 2015

During the week of November 30th WMSC celebrated the one year anniversary of its morning news talk show “The Morning Buzz” with a five day...

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Sunday, 13 December 2015