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Update on Jon Graves of Gaywaves

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WRUW would like to thank the listeners to the 5/9/2019 edition of Gaywaves for their concern and quick action upon hearing host Jon Graves encounter difficulty speaking on-air during his show. Some called EMS, some called other staff members to report the problem. Within minutes several nearby staff rushed to the broadcast studio and met EMS, … Continued

WRUW To host First Annual Premium Pick-Up Party

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Thank you for donating to the 2019 WRUW FM Telethon fundraiser! It is because of listeners like you that we are able to grow and thrive as a premier, non-commercial radio station in Cleveland, Ohio! We wanted to let you know that we will be doing things a little differently this year. We will be … Continued

Remembering Roger Weist, Host of “Beyond the Pale”

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(Updated 12/15/2018, 10:00 pm) It is with a heavy heart that we share the news that our good friend and staff member Roger Weist passed away suddenly on Thursday evening, December 13, 2018. Roger Stanton Weist has been the host of the “Beyond the Pale” Irish music radio show on Sunday afternoons from 4pm-6pm for … Continued

Studio-A-Rama 2018 Lineup Announcement

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Studio-A-Rama 2018 will take place during Case Western Reserve University’s Homecoming Weekend on Saturday, October 13th, outside of the Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland, MOCA, in University Circle’s Uptown Cleveland District. Lucy Dacus will be this year’s national headliner, sharing the stage with special guest: Land of Talk. The music and fun will all start at 2 PM, … Continued

The ’59 Sound: Album List

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All of the albums featured on The ’59 Sound, in alphabetical order by artist:   Sound & Color – Alabama Shakes Voodoo – D’Angelo Black Messiah – D’Angelo & The Vanguard Funeral – Arcade Fire Since I Left You – The Avalanches Bad Brains – Bad Brains I Against I – Bad Brains Mama’s Gun – Erykah Badu Pet Sounds – The Beach … Continued

October schedule for “WRUW Listens Back”

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In WRUW’s 50th year, we continue to remember some of the shows and programmers of our past with “WRUW Listens Back”, aired Mondays at noon.  This weekly one-hour program features archive tapes of shows of some of WRUW’s longest-running and best-known DJs. Here’s the schedule for the month of October: October 2 – “Dead Air” … Continued