Programs

WXVU Fall 2011 Programming Schedule
Music Station Radio Key
Radio 200 Selections from CMJ’s Radio 200 chart ranking the top albums in college radio
RPM All varieties of electronic music (techno, house, dubstep)
Loud Rock Hard, aggressive rock & roll
Hip Hop The hottest rap and hip hop, both old school and new
Sports Talk and analysis of professional and college sports
Talk Talk shows covering topics from gossip to politics
Top 40 Hits for your Friday and Saturday night soundtrack

Sunday

1:00-2:30 – The Bare Necessities
Genre: Radio 200

2:30-4:00 – Around the Horn
Genre: Sports

4:00-5:30 – Chick from the Mitt
Genre: Radio 200

5:30-7:00 – Air Traffic
Genre: Radio 200

7:00-8:30 – The Hangover Show
Genre: Radio 200
Hosts: Evan Hebert & Alex Kersten

The Hangover Show was started as a quaint little show on Sunday Afternoons (hence the name). The show has received numerous awards and rave reviews from places around the world.  You may recognize the hosts as the voices of the World Cup 2010 in South Africa. Kidding, but seriously, they’re just some kids who like music and like to play it for others to enjoy. 
Frequently Played Artists: Muse, The Wombats, Third Eye Blind

8:30-10:00 - More Fish for Kunta
Genre: Radio 200
Hosts: Dave Fiola & Elizabeth Marafino

Bunches of the new indie stuff, along with some classic rock and rap and dance and punk and country and whatever else we feel like. We'll also talk about pop-culture stuff and inundate you with references and generally be way too adorkable.
Frequently Played Artists: Flaming Lips, Ween, of Montreal

Monday

12:30-2:00  Can’t Stop Partyin’
Genre: Hip-Hop
Host: Svetlana Filiche & Grazia Castagna

Can't Stop Partyin' focuses on bringing the newest hip hop hits to WXVU with a loud rock mix in the background. 
Frequently Played Artists: Kanye West, Kid Cudi, Drake, Jay-Z, Metallica, AC/DC, Linkin Park

2:30-4:00  Road Rage
Genre: Loud Rock
Host: Justin Ingerick & Andrew Wendl

Road Rage features the #1 doctor recommended cure for HBS (Head-Banging Syndrome): HARD ROCK!! With Justin and Andrew at the wheel, you'll hear a mix of your favorite hits from back in the day as well as current tunes to jam out to. From 80's hair metal to today's hard rock to yesterday's progressive and alternative genres (and everything in between), you are guaranteed to lose yourself in the music. Tune in for the experience of a lifetime and always remember to keep your seatbelt fastened at all times, hands in the air, and enjoy the ride.

4:00-5:30  Over the World
Genre: Radio 200
Host: Alex Graziano

Alex talks about the music he’s playing, tells some stories, and hopefully teaches the listener a thing or two about what they are hearing. He also enjoys listening to hip-hop and hardcore, so expect those genres from time to time.
Frequently Played Artists:  Kurt Vile, Toro y Moi, Sun Airway and Small Black.

5:30-7:00  Teenage Mutant Ninja Radio

Genre: Radio 200
Hosts: Joe Orkwiszewski

With a most appropriate mixture of witty banter and great music, there is no way anyone could go wrong listening to TMNR.  I can't tell you what bands you are most likely to hear from this show, but if you listen to The New Pornographers, Death Cab, Franz Ferdinand, or Modest Mouse, you are in the right place.  However, if you like listening to Kanye and some Wayne to mix it up, we are like minded.

7:00-8:30  Burnt Popcorn
Genre: Radio 200

8:30-10:00  Rhyming is Lame
Genre: Radio 200

10:00-11:30 Songs We Like
Genre: Radio 200
Host: Tim Wadman

Songs We Like is more than a Radio 200 show. From The Avett Brothers to Skrillex, Radiohead to Wilco, Fleet Foxes to Four Year Strong, it showcases the newest in college radio mixed with the periphery of the musical spectrum.

Tuesday

11:30-1:00  That’s What We Said
Genre: Talk

2:30-4:00  The Bottom Line
Genre: Sports
Hosts: Chris Costello & Shane Hampton

The greatest show for the greatest sports from around the world, covering the NFL, NBA, MLB and college sports.

5:30-7:00  The Hip-Hop Hour and a Half
Genre: Hip-Hop
Hosts: Anthony De Padua & Martin Paz

90 minutes of pure, raw, good Hip-Hop. Every Week, your DJ's The Snapback Kid Anthony D and DJ Pzaz bring you nothing but the best in both old school, and new school hip-hop. Essentially, you're getting the best of both worlds from one of music's most popular genres to date.
Frequently Played Artists: Nas, Wiz Khalifa, Mac Miller, Wale, Pete Rock & CL Smooth, Tupac, Lupe Fiasco, Joe Budden, Kanye, K-Os, A Tribe Called Quest.

7:00-8:30  The Fix
Genre: Radio 200
Hosts: Jarred Cannon & Jake Kolb

Join Jarred and Jake as they spin the best indie hits and discuss happenings in the indie/alternative music world! Special segments include live cut marathons and band interviews.
Frequently Played Artists: LCD Soundsystem, Deerhunter, Broken Social Scene, TV on the Radio, Talking Heads.

8:30-10:00  The Whistles Go Woo
Genre: Radio 200

10:00-11:30  Lettuce Air
Genre: Radio 200

11:30-1:00  Smokey and the Bandit
Genre: Radio 200

Wednesday

2:30-4:00  Anthems for Anyone
Genre: Radio 200
Hosts: Kate Terrell 

A new radio show that showcases a range of different artists from Arcade Fire to Horse Feathers, playing recently released songs from all of the best artists.
Frequently Played Artists: The Avett Brothers, Bon Iver, Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, The Felice Brothers, Band of Horses

7:00-8:30  The Whole Wheel of Cheese
Genre: Radio 200
Hosts: Christine Liberatore & Matilda Swartz

Catering to classy audiences with a breathtaking collection of the richest, most delectable music, both old and new, for over two years.
Frequently Played Artists: The Tallest Man on Earth, Frightened Rabbit, anything you can dance to.

8:30-10:00  Keep Calm and Carry On
Genre: Radio 200
Host: Danny Dolan & Steven Gulotta

Tune into Keep Calm and Carry On for a collection of musings and jams brought to you by Danny Dolan and Steven Gulotta, featuring the likes of such bands as Fleet Foxes, Bon Iver, Sufjan Stevens, The Arcade Fire, Radiohead, and the best new music from all of the most obscure bands in the indie and folk genres.

Thursday

1:00-2:30 - High Voltage
Genre: Loud Rock
Host: Grazia Castagna

A creative blend of Metalcore, Heavy Metal and Rock. Songs range from loud and fast, head-banging metal to relaxed ballads or feel-good rock and roll.
Frequently Played Artists: Demon Hunter, DevilDriver, The Human Abstract, Metallica, AC/DC.

4:00-5:30 – Mac n’ Matt
Genre: Talk

5:30-7:00 - Cover 2 with Joe & Chris
Genre: Sports Talk
Hosts: Chris Haring & Joe Jestus

The ultimate program for top-of-the-line sports talk radio. “Free Safety” Chris Haring and “Strong Safety” Joe Jestus comment on important stories from the world of college, professional, and global sports while also adding a touch of humor, excitement, and fun each week. Listeners are encouraged to become part of the show by participating in conversations with the “safeties” and sharing information about important sports topics. Its “COVER 2 with JOE AND CHRIS”- You Got Sports, We Got You Covered!

7:00-8:30 - Musical Fusion
Genre: Radio 200
Host: Kevin McClure

From the alternative mainstream, to the fringes of the indie landscape, Musical Fusion blends a combination of the best bands you've never heard of with some deep album cuts of today's more popular artists.
Frequently Played Artists: Third Eye Blind, Radiohead, Jimmy Eat World, Muse, We Are Scientists, Nada Surf, The Strokes, Jets to Brazil

8:30-10:00 - Graveyard Rave
Genre: RPM
Host: Chris Letso

90 minutes of mostly anything electronic (or just music with a synth here and there). Not really *unce unce unce unce*, more like *bleepblop fzzz duh dun boop boop*. Named one of "10 the Hottest College Radio Shows to Watch (Listen) For" by Haley Joel Osment.
Frequently Played Artists: Flying Lotus, Brian Eno, Burial, Broadcast, Aphex Twin

10:00-11:30 - Johnny Romez with the Wright Stuff featuring Chris Letso
Genre: Sports Talk
Hosts: John Romero, Jon Wright & Chris Letso 

Johnny Romez With The Wright Stuff Ft. Chris Letso is not your average sports talk show. We are here to make Villanova classy. Good music, funny banter, and reviews of anything your mind can think of. Oh, and we also talk about sports.

Friday

1:00-2:30 - Heavy Metal Thunder
Genre: Loud Rock
Host: Kevin Ryan

Heavy Metal Thunder is your source for the best Heavy Metal and Loud Rock around.  Tune in each week to bang your head to bands young and old.
Frequently Played Artists: Black Sabbath, Metallica, Fu Manchu, Corrosion of Conformity, Rage Against the Machine, Airbourne

2:30-4:00 – Bassface
Genre: RPM

4:00-5:30 – The Albino Guerilla
Genre: Loud Rock

Saturday

2:30-4:00 - Chris & the Rooster
Genre: Sports/Talk
Hosts: Chris Spina & Drew Fischetti

A comprehensive sports talk show that covers players, scores, news, and everything else in sports. In the past, they’ve featured on-air interviews with high-profile members in the sports field such as ESPN founder, Bill Rasmussen, ESPN baseball analyst and former MLB manager, Bobby Valentine, and the assistant general manager for the New York Mets, John Ricco. Audience call-ins encouraged!

4:00-5:30 – Not for Nothing
Genre: Loud Rock