The Comunity Festival arrives this week. It's a landmark celebration of community. And this year, WCBE will celebrate, too, with a ComFest special this Friday night. Host Maggie Brennan will be at Goodale Park chatting with guests, musicians, and organizers so you can learn more about the festival's history, purpose, and spirit...adn we'll weave in lots of music and bands performing this year. That's the 90.5 ComFest special, this Friday night from 7pm to 10pm. Tune in and catch the spirit!
Origins By Night - Thursday, June 16, 2016 The podcast is broadcast from Big Bar On 2 in the Hyatt during Origins. Recording live at Big Bar On 2 beginning at 8pm! Hosted by: Mike Selinker, Lone Shark Games, James Ernest, Cheap Ass Games, and Paul Peterson, Game Designer
JUNE Trampled By Turtles/David Wax Museum - Fri. June 10th @ The Newport Will Hoge - Fri. June 10th @ Rumba Cafe The Blasters - Tues. June 14th @ Rumba Cafe James McCartney - Thurs. June 16th @ Rumba Cafe Billy Joe Shaver - Fri. June 17th @ Woodland's Tavern Mutual Benefit - Sat. June 18th @ The Basement Blitzen Trapper - Tues. June 21st @ A&R Music Bar HoneyHoney - Thurs. June 23rd @ The Basement Robert Ellis - Mon. June 27th @ Rumba Cafe
Wed. May 18th - Andy Frasco & The U.N. @ Woodland's Tavern Thurs. May 19th - Plants & Animals @ The Basement - Presented by WCBE Fri. May 20th - O.A.R. w/ Rusted Root @ Express LiveFri. May 20th - Son Lux @ The Basement - Presented by WCBE Sat. May 21st - Lindi Ortega @ Rumba Cafe Sun. May 22nd - The 1975 @ Express Live Wed. May 25th - Islands @ Skully's Sun. May 29th - Cave Singers @ Skully's Mon. May 30th - Rising Appalachia @ Rumba Cafe - Presented by WCBE Tues. May 31st - Dustbowl Revival @ Woodland's Tavern
WCBE's broadcast signal, 90.5 FM, is currently down due to a technical outage involving our transmitter line. Technicians are currently troubleshooting the issue. Our webstream is still broadcasting at wcbe.org. You can also access our webstream by using the NPR App, or via TuneIn Radio. Please visit our website and Facebook page for updates. We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience.
Two tickets to Bunbury Music Festival (Dates: Jun 3 - Jun 5, 2016). The Bunbury Music Festival is a 3-day music festival in Cincinnati, Ohio at Sawyer Point Park & Yeatman's Cove on the banks of the Ohio River.
Nelsonville Music Festival Ticket Giveaway (9am-3pm)
PRIZE PACKAGE INCLUDES:
• Two tickets to Nelsonville Music Festival (Dates: Jun 2 - Jun 5, 2016) Description: The Nelsonville Music Festival is an annual four-day music festival located at the Historic Village of Robbins Crossing at Hocking College in Nelsonville, Ohio in Southeastern Ohio.
Welcome to 90.5 FM’s Pet Day! Consider this Pet Wars! We want to see which furry or not-so-furry companion reigns supreme when you donate in the name of animal pal. Plus, when you donate at the $90.50 level or above, you can receive a limited edition, limited-availability WCBE pet tag! This way your pet can show off their love for WCBE, too!
It’s that time again when we request our volunteers for their wonderful enthusiasm to help out in the phone room during WCBE’s Spring 2016 Fund Drive! The dates of the drive are Thursday April 7th – Friday April 15th. Please view the phone shift schedule below and contact volunteer coordinator Jon McKnight if you'd like to volunteer one or more shifts. When submitting your requested dates please note the following:
1. List your preferred shifts in order of preference (rate them with 1 being the most desirable).
MARCH Pigeons Playing Ping Pong St. Patrick's Day Bash - Thurs. March 17th @ Woodland's Tavern Vance Joy/Blind Pilot - Mon. March 21st @ Express Live! Pete Yorn - Wed. March 23rd @ The Newport Dr. Dog/Wild Child - Tues. March 29th @ The Newport APRIL Steve Kimock - Fri. April 1st @ Woodland's Tavern Larry Keel - Sat. April 2nd @ Woodland's Tavern
1. Describe your overall goals and approach to address identified community issues, needs, and interests through your station’s vital local services, such as multiplatform long and short-form content, digital and in-person engagement, education services, community information, partnership support, and other activities, and audiences you reached or new audiences you engaged. WCBE's mission statement is outwardly directed: "To be a catalyst for community..." Our overall goals, therefore, ultimately lead us to answer community issues, needs, and interests.
This holiday season, WCBE partners with DNO Produce to help feed families throughout the central Ohio community. For every donation made to WCBE up through December 31st, DNO will donate 2 lbs of fresh produce to the Mid-Ohio Food Bank.
Your support helps this radio station, and also helps those less fortunate. Donations can be made on our website here or by mail; WCBE's mailing address is:
Due to maintenance work being done on LeVeque Tower, WCBE will be broadcasting at low power from approximately 1:30pm-2:30pm Wednesday, December 9th. Listeners may have trouble hearing the signal outside of the 270 outer belt. Our on-air broadcast is always available on our webstream, just click on the play button at the top of the page!