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Montclair, NJ. December 5, 2022 — WMSC “The Voice of Montclair State” is a finalist in eight 2023 Intercollegiate Broadcasting System (IBS) Awards categories, including Best College Radio Station (more than 10,000), Best Campus News and Best Live Music Broadcast by the Intercollegiate Broadcasting System Awards.   These nominations come after awards and prestigious nominations the […]

New Jersey band Loveseat Pete joined us for an episode of WMSC Unplugged, performing their newest songs, alongside some fun covers! 🎶 You can tune into Fall WMSC Unplugged Thursdays 1:00 PM – 1:30 PM!         

 

By Luke Cirianni This past Tuesday, many witnessed a huge moment of US soccer history.  The US qualified to the round of 16, the first time since 2010.  A lot of the media was tough on the Americans coming into the tournament, wondering how they could get out of such a tough group.  USA played [...]

   

Welcome back to another Music Picks, a collaborative collection of WMSC’s music recommendations and reviews. This installment’s theme is Autumn Vibes! Read more to see what songs give our members the feel for pumpkin spice, cool weather, and the urge to jump into a pile of leaves!   “Scott Street” – Phoebe Bridgers Review by […]

                        

New Jersey band Low Highs joined us for an episode of WMSC Unplugged, performing their latest EP “Try Not To Crash” alongside some fun covers! 🎶 You can tune into WMSC Unplugged Thursdays 1:00 PM – 1:30 PM!  

WMSC 90.3 FM earned three national awards from College Broadcasters, Inc. (CBI) on October 29, including first place honors for Best Special Broadcast Audio (“WMSC Global Broadcast for World College Radio Day”) and Best Station Promo Audio (“Tunes on Tuesday Showmo 2022”). Music Director Jared Tauber was the lead on both first place awards, stating [...]
Isaias and Jt created two horror pieces part of the Morning Buzz Halloween Special.

Welcome back to another Music Picks article! A collaborative collection of WMSC’s music recommendations and reviews. This installment’s theme is spooky songs in the spirit of Halloween!   “Baby You’re a Haunted House” – Gerard Way Review by Lara Ziccardi  Oh baby, this is on my fall playlist every year. After My Chemical Romance broke […]

October 12th, 2022– This Wednesday, WMSC and the bilingual show Aquí Planeta Tierra were part of the second annual celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month on Montclair State University campus, The Hispanic/ Latinxs Heritage Block Party.  There, students and faculty get together with other Latino groups and programs to celebrate the last days of Hispanic Heritage [...]

Jack Flowers & The Petal Tones joined us for an episode of WMSC Unplugged for a debut performance of their EP, “Jack Flowers and The Petal Tones.” Listen in for a live version of all their new songs! 🎶 You can tune into WMSC Unplugged Thursdays 1:00 PM – 1:30 PM!           […]

By Emily Sznurkowski The Montclair State Ice Hockey team are off to an exciting start this season with an electrifying 2-0 undefeated record in their conference for the first time since 2016. They are soaring high with a 4-1-2 overall record. Their two overtime loses were 3-2 against Rider University and 4-3 against Eastern Connecticut State University. Then [...]

By Krizia Mae Templonuevo On Friday, September 16th, Big Wild, with Biig Piig supporting them, took the stage and gave one of the best performances I’ve seen to this day. The alt hip-hop artist Biig Piig started the night off with their song “Roses and Gold.” The perfect combination of chill and hype really pulled […]

WMSC had a total of four hours of live performances from artists, including Tara, Just Tara, Anthony Soto, Nick Najarian, Ben Petruk, JT Untamed, Screenager, Veronica Everheart, and the band that kicked off our World College Radio Day Broadcast, echo plum! Click below to hear the performances from WCRD 2022!   echo plum — Tara, [...]
Happy National Coming Out Day! October 11th is National Coming Out Day which celebrates a significant importance in a queer individual’s life. It was first observed on October 11, 1988 which marks the anniversary of the 1987 National March on Washington for Lesbian and Gay Rights. Founded by psychologist Richard Eichberg and gay rights activist [...]
By Connor Cupen Montclair, NJ – Aileen Cahill and Kylie Prendergast are the real deal… Batman and Robin if you will… coming to save Montclair State University as if it is Gotham City under attack. The duo accomplished a feat that no pair of players had ever reached as the now number 10 ranked Montclair [...]
The Award-Winning Campus Radio Station to Complete 36-Hours of Live Radio MONTCLAIR, NJ, October 5th, 2022 - Montclair State University’s WMSC FM will be joining more than 700 stations in 50 countries for the 12th Annual World College Radio Day this Friday, October 7. The station will be live with a 36-hour special programming marathon featuring [...]

Kyle Steven Sanders of The New You joined us for an episode of WMSC Unplugged this week, performing some of original tunes! 🎶 You can tune into WMSC Unplugged Thursdays 1:00 PM – 1:30 PM!             Above photos by Frank Konze  

 

Review By Shannon Daly Paramore dropped their first single in five years since 2017’s After Laughter on Wednesday, September 28, 2022, along with a music video and their sixth album announcement. The studio album of the same name is set to be released on February 10th of next year. “This is Why” is divergent from their [...]
WMSC member Samira Villagomez interviews band Public Disturbances at The Laundromat! Video directed and edited by Danny Tarifa  

 

Welcome back to another Music Picks article! A collaborative collection of WMSC’s music recommendations and reviews. This installment’s theme was songs of the summer- the old and the new tunes that got our members through the hottest of days!  Time to reflect on our summer faves as we welcome the new season!   “KEEP IT […]

Men's Soccer remains undefeated as they head into their first NJAC matchup of the year with a 3-0 victory over Penn State Abington. By Steven Moncayo The 20th nationally ranked Montclair State University's Soccer team showed a dominant display at home as they comfortably cruised by Penn State Abington 3-0 this Tuesday evening. Tonight marked [...]
SEPTEMBER 16th, 2022 - In this Friday's Aqui Planeta Tierra show, we talk about a stage from which no one is spared! Everyone at some point has heard or lived this stage: The beginning of school. It doesn't matter if you are just starting elementary school, high school, or even college, the nerves and excitement, and [...]
Review by Samira Villagomez   Simple Plan gave an absolutely nostalgic thrill on August 27th alongside Sum 41 headlining, and opener Set It Off at the Stone Pony. The crowd’s energy began to form from the moment doors opened with fans excited to see the bands that made their teenage years rock!   Opener- Set [...]

Montclair State’s own New Mistake joined us for an episode of WMSC Unplugged this week, performing some of their original tunes and rad covers! 🎶 You can tune into WMSC Unplugged Thursdays 1:00 PM – 1:30 PM!