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Top Albums of 2014

Top Albums of 2014

Happy New Year! The Radio Executive staff each crafted a list of our favorite albums from last year and chose a song from each album. Scroll down to to listen to our our 2014 picks!         Mary Somerville 1. Singles – Future Islands (Back in the Tall Grass) 2. Awake – Tycho (L) 3. How To Run Away – Slow Magic (Girls) 4. pom pom – Ariel Pink (White Freckles) 5. Our Love – Caribou...

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Best of 2013

Best of 2013

Hello to all Wake Radio-ites and welcome to the New Year! It’s a bit delayed but who doesn’t love a last minute gift? Check out everyone’s Top Ten list from 2013. Every staff member has chosen their favorite albums released last year and a great track from each of them. Explore. Disagree. Enjoy!       Clare: Youth Lagoon : Wondrous Bughouse Dr. Dog : B-Room The Head and the Heart : Let’s Be Still Okkervil River : The...

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Favorite Covers

Favorite Covers

We love covers. There’s something to be said when artists can re-create and transform another’s work into an entirely new piece. Starting February 4th, we’ll be releasing an executive staff member’s pick of their favorite covers daily. We hope we can add some to your favorites collection. Ryan, Program Director “Whenever I’m With You” Covered by: We Are Trees Originally performed by: Best...

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“Meet the DJs of Wake Radio”

“Meet the DJs of Wake Radio”

The Old Gold & Black highlighted five of our most popular Radio shows in their latest issue. You can pick up the issue at newsstands around campus or view the article online here. Radio DJs profiled include sophomore Noland Griffith; junior Danny Siso; and seniors Corvaya Jeffries, Amanda Calderon, Melody Petulla, Mo Earley, Emma Hunsinger. Also, pick up a physical issue for a ‘Top 10 Bands You Should Know in 2013’...

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Albums: Best of 2012

Albums: Best of 2012

Check out our top three albums of 2012 chosen by all members of Wake Radio in the latest issue of the Old Gold & Black. You can pick up the issue at newsstands around campus or view the article online here. The rest of our top 10 list is below. Don’t forget to check out our individual staff picks, too! 10. Andrew Bird – Break It Yourself 9. Tallest Man on Earth – There’s No Leaving Now 8. The xx – Coexist 8....

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Staff Picks: Best of 2012

Staff Picks: Best of 2012

Wake Radio Exec Staff put together their Top 10s of 2012, highlighting the finest releases of the year. The staff examined and considered both full-length LPs, EPs, and more. Look for a complete list of our top releases of 2012 (the list of all lists!) in the Old Gold & Black’s first January release. . Find each of the lists and a complementary listening playlist at the individual staff pages...

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