March 2015 archive

Mason Noise Record Label – Music and Interviews

Mason Noise is a new record label started and operated by students and faculty from the Music Technology program at George Mason University. The label’s first release is a compilation of works created by student who were enrolled in the program’s Electronic Music Composition course taught by Dr. Jesse Guessford from 2009 to 2013. On Tuesday, …

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Frank Iero Interview

Frank Iero is widely known as the rhythm guitarist for 2000s rock band My Chemical Romance. Since their break up in 2013, he has released a solo album titled “Stomachaches”, under artist name frnkiero andthe cellabration. In fall of 2014, Frank and his band went on their first tour supporting Taking Back Sunday and The …

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WGMU Is Hiring

WGMU is filling positions for the Fall 2015 – Spring 2016 academic year and is now accepting applications. See position descriptions below. To apply submit  a completed WGMU Employment Application and your current resume with a cover letter (references are preferred)  to WGMU Program Director Jesse Robinson by email: jrobin28@masonlive.gmu.edu with the position title in the subject line. The …

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Interview With John Flansburgh of They Might Be Giants

John Flansburgh of New York-based band They Might Be Giants kindly agreed to take time out of his busy schedule to call in for an interview with WGMU DJs John Barnes (All the Wrong Notes) and Jesse Robinson (Program Director, Improv for Mason​). We ask him about the newly revived Dial-A-Song project (www.dialasong.com), television, children’s music, and the …

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Check out the latest episode of The First Pick!

                                  Be sure to catch every episode of The First Pick on WGMUradio.com Tuesday evenings from 7-9pm Click the segments below to download and listen! Segment 1-Intro and Headlines Segment 2-Mistakenly sent texts and is Bryce Harper overrated? Segment …

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Steve Aoki Interview

Grammy-nominated international producer and DJ Steve Aoki has been building on the success of his 2014 hit single “Delirious (Boneless).” Capitalizing on the success of his hit album Neon Future I, Aoki has transformed Neon Future into a way of life. Not only a way of thinking about the future, but about trying to prepare …

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Interview-Grant Hughes of Bleacher Report

A week ago Ben Simpson (The First Pick-Tuesday Nights from 7-9pm) had the opportunity to talk NBA Hoops with Grant Hughes, a featured NBA Columnist from Bleacher Report.                               You can check out and download the interview here———-> Click Me If …

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