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WECS Radio 90.1 FM

Eastern Connecticut State University's
Radio Station

Willimantic, CT

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Winter Update

Hey Guys,

Operations Manager/Music Director Jimmy here.

I thought I would just let everyone know about what has been going on in the station since the summer. Alongside our numerous student and community DJs, we have had a few advances in the station that include all of our listeners.

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WECS Radio Hosts Winter Concert

Last week, the WECS Radio Club hosted their annual winter concert in the Student Center Cafe.

The club decided to do local music- including 3 bands from the Willimantic area, and 2 from the greater Connecticut music scene.concert

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WECS heads to CMJ 2015

After two weeks I finally feel like myself again after CMJ 2015. For everyone who doesn’t know, like most college radio stations, CMJ prescribes to the College Music Journal and reports top 30 charting for new music. This means we review music submissions sent into us, give them airplay, and chart them based on how many “spins” an album gets.

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Image #: 11051892    David Bowie at the 2010 CFDA Fashion Awards at Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center  in New York City, June 7, 2010.    Landov

Rest in Peace, David Bowie

British musician David Bowie, died today, January 11th, 2016, due to a battle with cancer. He survied a year and a half with the disease, celebrating his 69th birthday on Friday, January 8th. Even in the end, Bowie continued to work as a musician, just living long enough to see the release of his 25th studio album “Black Star”.

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