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Automation


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Automation


Host: Robot Overlord


Author: LIZ


THE BEGINNING Northern Soul was a musical, fashion, and dance movement that began in Northern England around 1968 and lasted until the mid-to-late 1970s. Although short-lived, it set the stage for many of Britain’s musical movements in the coming decades and inspired a generation of Northern English kids.   The movement emerged from the 1960s […]

A short look into the alienation of Black people from the very genre they created:   “The night Jimi died I dreamed this was the latest step in a plot being designed to eliminate Blacks from rock music so that it may be recorded in history as a creation of whites. Future generations, my dream […]

Hip-Hop’s Origins Hip-Hop originated in New York City in the 1970s, where DJ’s would scratch records to create a looped rhythm, and MCs would then rap over the beat. It started out as “party rap” that originated from the block parties thrown on the streets of NYC. Despite the East Coast being the birthplace of […]

Today we’re diving into the Zambian rock scene known as “Zamrock.” This genre emerged in the east African country of Zambia in the 1970s as a fusion of western-style psychedelic rock and traditional African rhythms.               In 1964. Zambia gained independence from England, and the newly elected president enacted […]

Did you know: music journalists are more likely to categorize Black musicians as R&B artists even if their music “breaks barriers” or “redefines” that genre? R&B music is great! But, limiting Black artists to one category is not. A lot of the music that gets labelled as R&B actually has more in genre with other […]

Black musicians have had a profound influence on the culture of the United States and the world, and are responsible for pioneering the majority of music we listen to today. It would be irresponsible to be members of WHRW and broadcast music without acknowledging and educating our community on the numerous contributions that Black artists […]

Another day of quarantine, another day of Know Your DJ. This time we’ll be showcasing our lovely Miya Carmichael, aka DJ Meems! DJ Meems has been a DJ with us for about a year now, playing what she would call  “chill pop”, music that you can still move to but isn’t in your face pop”. […]

Hey everybody, programming may be suspended for now but Know Your DJ is not!! We hope everyone is practicing safe social distancing and taking care of themselves. This week, in the WHRW spotlight, we haveeeee……. Chris Kocher!!!! Chris Kocher is a Binghamton community member, originally from Loyalville, Pennsylvania. Chris has been a DJ with us […]

Happy March radioheads! Need I say it, but Know Your DJ is back, and this week we’ll be highlighting WHRW’s very own David Grinberg aka DJ John Swoletrane! John Swoletrane is currently a sophomore here at Binghamton studying Economics with a minor in Russian. David’s hometown is, well, he couldn’t even give a straight answer, […]

We baaaaaaackkkkkkk this week with another Know Your DJ!