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WXCI AFTER HOURS TOP 20 (Week of 10/23/2020)

October 28, 2020 | By
WXCI AFTER HOURS TOP 20 (Week of 10/23/2020)

AFTER HOURS spins the louder side of WXCI. Hear new and classic metal, loud rock, and alternative — every night at 10PM after specialty shows. Follow the WXCI After Hours playlist to hear our Top 20! (Updated monthly) Visit wxciafterhours.blogspot.com for a complete list of our adds, web streams, and more! WXCI AFTER HOURS TOP […]

New songs added to heavy rotation! (2020, part 9)

October 18, 2020 | By
New songs added to heavy rotation! (2020, part 9)

A playlist of what songs get added to heavy rotation is available on Spotify here: WXCI New Music Monthly* updated at the end of every month, so save your faves! * This is our NINTH monthly post of 2020 (HALLOWEEN EDITION) to show what new songs we are digging and adding to heavy rotation. Each […]

New songs added to heavy rotation! (2020, part 8)

September 18, 2020 | By
New songs added to heavy rotation! (2020, part 8)

A playlist of what songs get added to heavy rotation is available on Spotify here: WXCI New Music Monthly* updated at the end of every month, so save your faves! * This is our EIGHTH monthly post of 2020 to show what new songs we are digging and adding to heavy rotation. Each song has […]

Reviews

ALBUM REVIEW: Rina Sawayama’s SAWAYAMA

April 20, 2020 | By
ALBUM REVIEW: Rina Sawayama’s SAWAYAMA

  The British-Japanese Pop Artist Returns for a Triumphant Debut Record   SAWAYAMA is the debut studio album via Dirty Hit, of singer/songwriter/model/etc. Rina Sawayama. Born in Japan and raised in England in the mid 90s, much of her earlier life was spent between London and Tokyo. In the early 2000s, Rina attended Cambridge University […]

Albums For The Apocalypse #7: Spiritualized’s ‘Ladies and Gentleman We Are Floating In Space’

March 30, 2020 | By
Albums For The Apocalypse #7: Spiritualized’s ‘Ladies and Gentleman We Are Floating In Space’

Imagine you’re sitting in your house reading this article. Imagine you’re in that house with your family, and that there are millions of people sitting in their own homes with their own families doing something very similar. Imagine you and all those millions, billions, trillions of people are situated on a massive rock; though the […]

Albums for The Apocalypse #6: Minutemen’s “Double Nickels on the Dime”

March 29, 2020 | By
Albums for The Apocalypse #6: Minutemen’s “Double Nickels on the Dime”

Long ago, now some 40 years ago, several bands emerged from the budding punk rock scene that would change the landscape of music forever. Among the greats, Black Flag, Dead Kennedys, The Misfits, one band stood out above the rest. A band that chose to go against the usual three chord riff and repetitive choruses […]

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DJ Straight Edge’s RSD 2020 Drop I Pickups

DJ Straight Edge’s RSD 2020 Drop I Pickups

August 31, 2020 | By

Record Store Day 2020 Part I 2020 has been a rough year for music lovers- not to mention the rest of the global population as well! Since mid March, we have been cheated out of our opportunities to see live music or to even really get together with people and listen to / talk about […]

New songs added to heavy rotation! (2020, part 7)

New songs added to heavy rotation! (2020, part 7)

August 15, 2020 | By

A playlist of what songs get added to heavy rotation is available on Spotify here: WXCI New Music Monthly* updated at the end of every month, so save your faves! * This is our SEVENTH monthly post of 2020 to show what new songs we are digging and adding to heavy rotation. Each song has […]

New songs added to heavy rotation! (2020, part 6)

New songs added to heavy rotation! (2020, part 6)

June 30, 2020 | By

A playlist of what songs get added to heavy rotation is available on Spotify here: WXCI New Music Monthly* updated at the end of every month, so save your faves! * This is our SIXTH monthly post of 2020 to show what new songs we are digging and adding to heavy rotation. Each song has […]

New songs added to heavy rotation! (2020, part 5)

New songs added to heavy rotation! (2020, part 5)

May 31, 2020 | By

A playlist of what songs get added to heavy rotation is available on Spotify here: WXCI New Music Monthly* updated at the end of every month, so save your faves! * This is our FIFTH monthly post of 2020 to show what new songs we are digging and adding to heavy rotation. Each song has […]

This Week In Releases 5/17/2020 (Caribou & Four Tet, Slowthai, Neil Young)

This Week In Releases 5/17/2020 (Caribou & Four Tet, Slowthai, Neil Young)

May 17, 2020 | By

Slothai: “Enemy” Apple Music / Spotify / Youtube Slowthai returns to the scene in a bombastic nature on a beat more akin to Memphis Hip-Hop than his usual Grime palette, yet still bringing his unmistakably british flow to the track. I would surely recommend this cut to any US hardcore rap fans looking to get […]

This Week In Releases 5/10/2020 (PUP, Gorillaz, Weezer)

This Week In Releases 5/10/2020 (PUP, Gorillaz, Weezer)

May 11, 2020 | By

Here’s some music from the last few weeks to hold you over ’till the next one! PUP: “Anaphylaxis” Apple Music / Spotify / Youtube Another esoteric emo rager from a band known for making esoteric emo ragers, PUP’s new single follows the internal narrative of a person allergic to bees. Not too much else to […]