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By Austin Resnick New Jersey trio, The Moms release a new EP titled Snowbird. Consisting of six original songs lasting all of 12 minutes, this EP ends before it feels like it even started, but it works. Each song consists of a blend of modern rock and punk, that is in your face and unapologetic about it. Opening track “Road Soda” is about a minute and a half long, but sets up the band’s sound and identity perfecting. “Seen Enough”...

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Wednesday, 02 November 2016

Every year 90.3 WMSC tries to one up their previous CRD programming. This year we will be broadcasting for 30 continuous hours that will include specialty shows the best music, talk, and interviews we have to offer. During this day, we also want to give back and we will also be hosting a toy drive for third graders (toy retail value $10-$15). If interested in donating, please drop them off at Schmitt Hall – Room 389. WMSC staff will be bringing...

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Monday, 31 October 2016

90.3 FM WMSC is having a party for College Radio Day on Friday, November 4th! To celebrate we’re having 8 full bands and 7 acoustic acts come in to do live, in-studio performances. While this event isn’t open for the public to watch, there are many ways you can listen to these incredible bands: WMSC website, the iHeart Radio app , or if you’re in the Montclair area on 90.3 FM. These bands/acts are local and shred in the best...

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Thursday, 27 October 2016

Written By: Trevor Cardone Primitive Lips, a local North Jersey post-punk band, have released one EP, and are recording new material for the coming months. I was able to meet up with the band during one of their practice sessions to talk about the beginning of the band, touring, and the future of the band. The band is made up of three friends: Shane Furst on bass and vocals, Cosmo Marri on drums, and Matt Morgantini on guitar. How did...

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Wednesday, 26 October 2016

Written By: Jess Mocci From the moment I first laid eyes on the set of Aida I knew it was going to be a fantastic show. Here’s a little background on the plot: Aida was set back in ancient Egypt in the capital city of Memphis. An Ethiopian princess, Aida, is held prisoner where she lies about her identity. Now she is a slave of Amneris, the Egyptian King’s daughter. An Egyptian General, Radames, is secretly in love with Aida...

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Wednesday, 26 October 2016

The most improbable World Series in decades is upon us, as the Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians are on the cusp of snapping historic title droughts. Of course, only one team will end up as the champions of baseball, with game 1 set for Tuesday night in Cleveland. Ahead of this game, our Sports Director Sean McChesney joined Assistant Director Sam Flesher and Assistant Web and Social Media Director Sean Martin to offer their full Fall Classic predictions. For up...

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Monday, 24 October 2016

Written By: Julia Siegel New York Comic Con is known for its big TV panels, but this year, War for the Planet of the Apes took over as one of the hottest tickets to have. 20th Century Fox had a big, two-day event for its latest blockbuster, which is set to be released next July. A couple hundred lucky fans and members of the press scored tickets to the panel and exclusive footage screening on Thursday, October 6. The panel...

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Monday, 24 October 2016

Written By: Melissa Donofrio “Dream IT! Screw IT” highlights Dipp Disney’s failed 30 year career as a Disney Imagineer. Dipp Disney is Walt Disney’s lovable, drunk, and goofy cousin. He created over 7,000 attraction ideas that never made it past the concept stage. The book highlights about 20 attraction ideas, such as “Hindenburg Sky Resort”, “Moonshine Mountain” and “Get Off My Lawn”. The book is comprised of concept art, parody concept art, and an explanation of how the rides would work...

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Sunday, 23 October 2016

Written By: Lataya Rothmiller...

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Thursday, 20 October 2016

  The NFL season is flying by, as we are already in Week 7! Before Thursday Night Football later tonight from Green Bay, our sports team members Anthony Fastiggi and Sean Martin, along with Sports Director Sean McChesney, sat down to offer picks for every game on the schedule this week.     You can check our show schedule here to keep up with all of our sports talk shows on 90.3 WMSC, and follow @WMSCSports on Twitter for up to the...

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Thursday, 20 October 2016

Written By: Austin Resnick Korpilombolo, Sweden is where psychedelic rockers Goat call home, but their unique music has found its way across the ocean. Requiem, released in early October is the bands sophomore album with Seattle’s Sup Pop Records. Sup Pop, who famously state, “have been going out of business since 1988!”, always find new and interesting bands since signing a trio out of Aberdeen, Washington that became the biggest band in the world during the 90s. Goat is no...

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Monday, 17 October 2016

Written By: Kevin Fry Hailing from Sweden, the dance-pop producer Olsson has delivered a pleasant surprise with Hold On. On the EP we are given two original songs by Olsson and a remix of both tracks. The titular track “Hold On” gets your head bobbing in rhythm with its hip-hop-esque drum loop and grooving bass-line. The song pays off with its sweeping, orchestral chorus. Meanwhile, the dance-able “Thin Love” picks up the pace with a sound that is strangely both...

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Monday, 17 October 2016