Music Submission

If you would like to submit your music for consideration for airplay, note the following: WMSC only accepts digital, FCC clean tracks sent via email and vinyl. We do not accept CDs or cassettes.

 

We ONLY chart alternative pop & rock music and Loud Rock. All other genres will not be considered. If you are looking to submit other formats to a specialty show, please connect with the DJ of that show directly. Please do not send MP3s through social media as our social media channels are not managed by our music team. For interviews and in-studio performances, please email our dynamic music duo Emol & Gwen.

 

Music Director: Emily “Emol” McCormack

music@wmscradio.com

 

Music Librarian: Gwen Streitman

musiclibrary@wmscradio.com


Emily McCormack is a senior film and television major at Montclair State University. Often going by the nickname “Emol,” she started in the music team at WMSC in 2020, and enjoys attending and photographing concerts.  She hosts Nine of the Times, a part-talk-part-countdown show which features the freshest tunes in the rock/alternative scene. She is […]


Gwen Streitman is a senior majoring in Theatre Studies. She first joined the station in Fall 2022 as a part of the promotions and music teams. Since then, she has become involved in WMSC’s Morning Show, The Morning Buzz, as a segment host with her segment on WMSC concert giveaways and updates in the local […]


MUSIC REVIEWS

Review and Photos by Lara Ziccardi Ricky Montgomery is an American singer-songwriter from Los Angeles, CA, although he spent his teen years in the Midwest. He is known for his hits “Like Without a Hook” and “Mr Loverman,” which went viral in 2020. Montgomery is currently on his 2024 U.S. Tour, The Rick Tour: Another […]


WMSC UNPLUGGED

New Jersey’s own Elmora will be performed at WMSC for an episode of our live performance show WMSC Unplugged!






Music Submission

If you would like to submit your music for consideration for airplay, note the following: WMSC only accepts digital, FCC clean tracks sent via email and vinyl. We do not accept CDs or cassettes.

We ONLY chart alternative pop & rock music and Loud Rock. All other genres will not be considered. If you are looking to submit other formats to a specialty show, please connect with the DJ of that show directly. Please do not send MP3s through social media as our social media channels are not managed by our music team. For interviews and in-studio performances, please email our dynamic music duo Emol & Gwen.


Emily McCormack is a senior film and television major at Montclair State University. Often going by the nickname “Emol,” she started in the music team at WMSC in 2020, and enjoys attending and photographing concerts.  She hosts Nine of the Times, a part-talk-part-countdown show which features the freshest tunes in the rock/alternative scene. She is […]


Gwen Streitman is a senior majoring in Theatre Studies. She first joined the station in Fall 2022 as a part of the promotions and music teams. Since then, she has become involved in WMSC’s Morning Show, The Morning Buzz, as a segment host with her segment on WMSC concert giveaways and updates in the local […]



music review

Review and Photos by Lara Ziccardi Ricky Montgomery is an American singer-songwriter from Los Angeles, CA, although he spent his teen years in the Midwest. He is known for his hits “Like Without a Hook” and “Mr Loverman,” which went viral in 2020. Montgomery is currently on his 2024 U.S. Tour, The Rick Tour: Another […]


WMSC Unplugged

New Jersey’s own Elmora will be performed at WMSC for an episode of our live performance show WMSC Unplugged!


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New Jersey’s own Elmora will be performed at WMSC for an episode of our live performance show WMSC Unplugged!

Review and Photos by Lara Ziccardi Ricky Montgomery is an American singer-songwriter from Los Angeles, CA, although he spent his teen years in the Midwest. He is known for his hits “Like Without a Hook” and “Mr Loverman,” which went viral in 2020. Montgomery is currently on his 2024 U.S. Tour, The Rick Tour: Another […]

Job For A Cowboy has pushed boundaries with their last album Sun Eater, and Moon Healer not only feels like the natural progression of their sound, but it also feels like a step in the right direction for the metal landscape. Review By GS Alvarez Job for a Cowboy’s long-anticipated return finally came on February […]

He said that seeing all of his fans was the best feeling in the world.  Review and Photos by Natasha Bochard Ericdoa is a 21-year-old hyperpop artist who seamlessly blends pop-rock and digicore sounds. The beginning of 2024 marked the start of Ericdoa’s second international tour, Dead On Arrival Tour, following the release of his […]

“Life is fleeting, therefore it’s precious, and death is the most effective way I know to frame this miracle of living.” – Ryan Guldemond, Lead Vocalist/Guitarist Review by Afsin Rehman Mother Mother released their new album Grief Chapter on February 16th, 2024, following their last album Inside released in 2021. They teased the release with […]

Article by Maura Mayfield Vampire Weekend announced their plans to embark on a North American tour starting in the spring of 2024. This announcement came with the excitement of their upcoming album Only Gods Above Us and the drop of two singles: “Gen-X Cops” and “Capricorn.” These two singles are the first pieces of music […]

Review by Bailey Thompson Alt-rock band Pearl Jam recently released their latest single “Dark Matter.” Pearl Jam consists of members Eddie Vedder as lead vocalist, who also plays guitar, Jeff Ament on bass guitar, Stone Gossard on rhythm guitar, Matt Cameron on the drums, Boom Gaspar as the bands keyboardist, and lead guitarist Mike McCready. […]

Review by Emily Piccola Grandaddy, an indie rock band hailing from Modesto, California, just released their sixth studio album on February 16, 2024 titled Blu Wav. Grandaddy formed in 1992, releasing Under The Western Freeway (1997) and The Sophtware Slump (2000) along with many other cassettes and combinations before their split in 2006 to focus on solo careers. They reunited […]

Corresponsal - Alexia Perruelo | Fotografía - Felicitas Páez  Este 10 y 11 de febrero tomó lugar entre las sierras de Córdoba, un evento que nació el mismo año que quien escribe, en una Argentina en crisis, tal como en sus inicios en 2001. El Cosquín Rock ha sabido ser la voz más nacional de [...]

New Jersey’s own Your Shape Undone performed for an episode of WMSC Unplugged, covering some original songs and fan-favorite covers!

Alternative-Indie artist Ricky Montgomery speaks to Production Director Marissa Thorn and Promotions Director and Assistant DM Director Shannon Daly for an episode of Tunes on Tuesday ahead of his Terminal 5 NYC show.

Every single song is so raw and authentic and is a masterpiece in its own right. Review By Natasha Borchard I was introduced to hey, nothing in late 2022 after I saw a viral TikTok with a snippet of their single, “Like a Brother.” Hey, nothing is an indie folk-rock band consisting of Tyler Mabry […]

Mark Ambor uses music to tell a beautiful story about love, living life with friends, and experiencing the world. Hopefully, you get to experience it when you hear his music.  Review by Cory Pistol The 23-year-old singer-songwriter Mark Ambor has been producing music for a few years- he is an upcoming star who is changing […]

Welcome to WMSC Music Picks, a collaborative collection of WMSC’s music recommendations and reviews. In this installment, members of our station share their favorite tracks about heartbreak in our annual anti-Valentine’s-Day Valentine’s Day 2024 article!     “San Francisco” – The Driver Era  Review by Rebekkah Dayon I discovered The Driver Era during my junior […]

Montclair State University’s own dontbesam performed for an episode of WMSC Unplugged, covering some epic tunes and debuting some originals!


Enter to win a pair of tickets to see THICK, Teenage Halloween, Well Wisher, Tetchy, Big Girl at Asbury Lanes on Friday, March 1st! Doors 06:30 PM | Show: 07:30 PM | Ages: 18 or Over Winners are selected at random, and can only win once every 30 days. Only tickets provided, no transportation or […]

Enter to win a pair of tickets to see Maddie Zahm at Irving Plaza on Wednesday, March 6th Show: 7:00PM | Age Restriction: 16+ or accompanied by guardian Winners selected at random, and can only win once every 30 days. Only tickets provided, no transportation or accommodations. This giveaway ends March 3rd, 2024 The winner […]

Enter to win a pair of tickets to see Mom Jeans w/ Summer Salt & HUNNY at Starland Ballroom on 03/15/24! Doors 6:30 PM | Show: 7:30 PM | All Ages to Enter, 21 & Over to Drink COVID POLICIES: Check the venue’s website for their Covid-19 Policies. Giveaway runs until: Wednesday, March 13th Winners Announced: Wednesday, […]

Remo Drive

09 Apr 2024

Enter to win a pair of tickets to see Remo Drive at Brooklyn Made on 4/9/24! Doors: 7:00 pm | Show: 8:00 PM | Age Restriction: 18+ Winners are selected at random, and can only win once every 30 days. Only tickets provided, no transportation or accommodations. Check the venue’s COVID-19 policies before entering. This giveaway […]

Enter to win a pair of tickets to see Holly Humberstone on 4/12/24! Doors 8:00 PM | Ages: 16+ Winners are selected at random, and can only win once every 30 days. Only tickets provided, no transportation or accommodations. Check the venue’s COVID-19 policies before entering. This giveaway runs until Tuesday, April 9th. The winner […]

Movements

14 Apr 2024

Enter to win a pair of tickets to see Movements at Starland Ballroom on 04/14/24! Doors 6:00 PM | Show: 7:00 PM | All Ages to Enter, 21 & Over to Drink COVID POLICIES: Check the venue’s website for their Covid-19 Policies. Giveaway runs until: Friday, April 12th Winners Announced: Friday, April 12th Winners are selected […]