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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

Written by: Julia Siegel What is the best way for students to learn about the entertainment industry? “You can take classes, and that’s fantastic. Nothing for me motivated me and taught me more than hearing from people who were in the world doing this,” executive producer and documentarian Kahane Cooperman said. Cooperman went on to say that hearing lectures from leading professionals in the industry at a young age motivated her more to pursue a career in the world of film. This is exactly the...

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Saturday, 12 December 2015

Founding Member and Bassist of Megadeth, David Ellefson calls in to “The Metal Teddy Bear Experience” to talk about their new record “Dystopia” releasing on Jan. 22, 2016. He also talked about his new record label Ellefson Music Productions and upcoming headlining North American Tour and Dystopia World...

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Wednesday, 09 December 2015

On Tuesday, December 8th, 2015, WMSC-FM was presented with a College Radio Day – 2015 Spirit of College Radio Award. The award was presented at WMSC’s studios by Dr. Rob Quicke, Founder of College Radio Day. On hand to receive the award was Station Manager Silas Kezengwa, Morning Buzz Co-Producers Natalie Caamano & Juan Contla and General Manager Anabella Poland. Below is a statement from Mr. Anthony Saia, President of College Radio Day on the award.   We continue to announce...

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Tuesday, 08 December 2015

Montclair State University awoke to discover the exterior walls of Calcia Hall had been covered in protest graffiti. The graffiti expressed the anger among students revolving around the lack of accessibility to the building after hours. College of the Arts’ Dean Daniel A Gurskis released a statement to WMSC. Stay tuned for coverage on this developing...

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Monday, 07 December 2015

Another rock luminary has left us way too soon. Scott Weiland, 48, of Stone Temple Pilot, Velvet Revolver and Scott Weiland & the Wildabouts died in his sleep while on his tour bus just hours before hitting the stage at Bloomington, MN. The cause of death has not been release although recorded calls from police tapes seem to indicate he went into cardiac arrest and died in his sleep. Weiland’s latest band, Scott Weiland and the Wildabouts, had been scheduled...

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Friday, 04 December 2015

By Elena Medina, News Director On Wednesday night Fraternity Theta Xi, Le Circle Français and the Muslim Student Association and the Montclair State Arab Student Association organized a candle light vigil to remember those lost in the recent worldwide events. A group of about 50 students gathered at the Student Center Quad at 7pm to share reflective thoughts, light candles, and mourn for the victims of the Paris, Beirut, Baghdad and Nigeria attacks Theta Xi’s George Koutsouradis, started the ceremony...

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Wednesday, 18 November 2015

On Monday, November 2nd, 2015, President Barack Obama traveled to Newark, New Jersey to talk about criminal justice reform and highlight the re-entry process of formerly incarcerated individuals. The President gave his remarks at the S.I. Newhouse Center for Law & Justice at Rutgers...

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Tuesday, 03 November 2015