WUSC Wednesdays: Joywave

WUSC Wednesdays: Joywave

Well ladies and gentleman, this week’s Diagnosis will feature Joywave–my final featured artist as my time at WUSC nears its end. Joywave are an indie electro band from Rochester, NY, most known commercially for their collaboration with Big Data on […]

WUSC Wednesdays: Houndmouth

WUSC Wednesdays: Houndmouth

After bearing witness to an absolutely epic performance by Shakey Graves at the Charleston Music Hall Sunday, I’ve been on an alt-country-folk-Americana-whatchamacallit phase…particularly that which still busts some heavy guitar. In my search to not just feature Shakey Graves (again) […]

WUSC Wednesdays: Fundraiser WeekThe 2013-2014 WUSC crew

WUSC Wednesdays: Fundraiser Week

This week’s Diagnosis will not have a featured artist because…it’s fundraiser week! Once a semester, WUSC has a week of specialty programming and events aimed at raising money for the station to stay functioning. This semester’s fundraising goal is $4,000 […]

WUSC Wednesdays: Leighton MeesterUnfortunately Heartstrings is not the ode to Chuck Bass we've always wanted

WUSC Wednesdays: Leighton Meester

Yes, you read that right. This week’s Diagnosis features Leighton Meester–the actress most known for her portrayal of the Queen of Manhattan’s Upper East Side, Blair Waldorf, on Gossip Girl. While Meester gave the world a taste of her musical […]

WUSC Wednesdays: Two Inch AstronautTwo Inch Astronaut

WUSC Wednesdays: Two Inch Astronaut

Straight outta Colesville, Maryland, Two Inch Astronaut have post-punk, D.C.-hardcore on lock. Recording as a duo with Sam Rosenberg  on vocals, guitar and bass tracks and drummer Matt Gatwood on well, anything else, Two Inch Astronaut is just raw, ebbing […]

WUSC Wednesdays: ÁsgeirDoes everyone in Iceland have these beautiful blue eyes?

WUSC Wednesdays: Ásgeir

Tonight’s Diagnosis will feature Iceland’s Ásgeir. Ásgeir (pronounced “OWS-gear”) is an indie-folk sundae with electrified sprinkles. While he can most be compared to the Bon Iver, José González and RY Xs of the world, Ásgeir has one trait that makes […]