Win-Your-Way-In! See the King of the Surf Guitar, Dick Dale … Friday, April 25th at High Dive in Gainesville!

With Special Guests: III Bones, Tidal Wave, and Jake Calhoun & The Chasers!

Click HERE to fill out the short entry form and we’ll select random winners to win a spot of the guest list!

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Winners must be 18 years of age or older with valid ID. Deadline for entries is FRIDAY, April 25th at 12 Noon EDT. Good luck!


The Weekly Feed

This week, listen Tuesday night at Midnight (Wednesday @ 12 AM EDT), Friday night at 10:00 EDT, and Sunday night at 9:00 EDT.

The Weekly Feed is a one hour specialty show hosted by Kyle Meredith from the WFPK studios in Louisville, KY. Hear the newest, best, and most discussed tracks making waves on music blogs across the net, all compiled into a mixtape bent on keeping you up-to-date!

Playlist for the Week of 4/14/14: Guests are Elbow and Mike Birbiglia.


Another bounty of new music goodies for the week! Don’t miss Janelle Monae re-dreaming up David Bowie’s Heroes or the great 2nd listen to Tune-Yards’ new disc. Strand of Oaks may have my favorite song of the week and it gets the kick-off position. There is also a pair of ex-Walkmen on the playlist.

For guests, Guy Garvey from Elbow gives us the scoop on The Takeoff And Landing of Everythingand Mike Birbiglia spins a favorite cut from the new National record.

  • Strand of Oaks – Goshen ’97
  • Megafauna – Time To Go
  • Janelle Monae – Heroes
  • Tune-Yards – Wait For A Minute
  • King of Prussia – Your Work Is Magic
  • Lana Del Rey – Meet me In the Moonlight
  • Elbow – New York Morning
  • Elbow Interview
  • Elbow – Colour Fields
  • Hamilton Leithauser – 11 O’Clock Friday Night
  • Walter Martin – We Like The Zoo
  • Shannon and the Clams – Mama
  • Mike Birbiglia Interview
  • The National – I Need My Girl
  • Rodrigo Amarante – Tardei



This Week Listen to ‘Connections made by Guitar Center’ Monday at Midnight EDT, Friday at 11:00 PM EDT, and Sunday at 8:00 PM EDT.

Connections made by Guitar Center, a collaboration between 88.5 KCSN Los Angeles and Guitar Center, is a weekly one-hour radio program featuring fresh, new music from across the globe and musical spectrum. Signed or unsigned, the show offers an eclectic mix of progressive and innovative artists.

Playlist for Week of 4.14.14 (Episode 95)

  • Alvvays – Adult Diversion
  • Jungle – Busy Earnin’
  • The Crimea – The Last Plane Out of Saigon
  • The Fire and the Sea – Torn
  • Kan Wakan – Are We Saying Goodbye
  • Imogen Heap – The Beast
  • Haerts – Call My Name
  • Chet Faker – Talk is Cheap
  • James Supercave – The Right Thing
  • Shura – Touch
  • Jake Bugg – Turpin Hero
  • Ex Hex – Everywhere
  • Nina Persson – Food For The Beast
  • Whitaker – Wichita
  • Hamilton Leithauser – Alexandra
  • Vertical Scratchers – Chambermaid


Take with you wherever you go using TuneIn Radio! allows you to take with you on your iPhone, Android, Blackberry, Samsung, and Windows smart phones, so check it out!


### Presents the Power Pop Portal – Sunday Nights at 10:00!

Gargs Allard escorts you through’s Power Pop Portal into a new world of Rock Music featuring classics from Big Star, Nick Lowe and Cheap Trick to newer bands including The Kings of Convenience and  Fountains of Wayne. Listen and check out the weekly playlists here.

Playing Rock’s Past, Present and Future!

Rock, Alternative, Metal, Indie, Classic … and tons of local bands! Whatever you want to call it, it’s all ROCK to us. The Rock Station! is evolving to meet the needs of our listeners on every new media platform available, especially online streaming through the latest apps and video applications.

As we continue to evolve, we’ll need your help building the new Keep checking back for details on how you can be a part of the all new We’ll also be adding more content to the website including Rock News and Music Blog pages.

In the meantime, be sure to “Like” us on Facebook. You can keep up to date with what we’re up to, get links to news stories and reviews of the music we’re playing and you can also let us know what you think.

Thanks! -The Student Staff,


·         Roman Remains – Crown Upon My Head

·         Angel Olsen – Hi-Five

·         Pompeya – Nobody’s Truth

·         Cibo Matto – Check In

·         The Hip Abduction – Live It Right

·         Frankie Cosmos – Owen

·         Temples – The Shelter Song

·         Courtney Barnett – Scottie Says

·         Nothing – Dig

·         Jamaican Queens – Water

·         Milosh – Stakes Ain’t High

·         Tomas Barfod – Pulsing (f. Nina K)

·         Banks – Change

·         Wild Beasts – Wanderlust

Realities – Oceans Away

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