As we look forward to 2023, WVFS would like to take a moment to look back at some of our favorite records of 2022! Here are our Top 50 favorite albums of 2022, as voted by our V89 DJs: Black Country, New Road – Ants From Up There (Ninja Tune) Big Thief – Dragon New […]
Our program director, Ash, sat down with Tallahassee’s own Pool Kids on September 19th prior to their performance at V89’s 35th Birthday Bash! The band features WVFS alumni Christine and Nicolette, who talk with us about the band’s new self-titled record and reminisce about their time as DJs at V89. Listen to the full interview […]
Missed last week’s Cattle Call? Don’t fret! We’ll be having another in-person Cattle Call tomorrow night, Tuesday, August 30, at 6 PM in the Diffenbaugh building, room 128! We’ll be hiring in all of our departments: PR, Development, News, Continuity, Sports, Production, and Announcing! We hope to see you there!
Interested in doing more than just listening to WVFS Tallahassee? Consider joining us for the… V89 Fall Cattle Call!!! Monday, August 22nd (TONIGHT!!!) 6:00PM online through Zoom! https://fsu.zoom.us/j/92061398389 We are hiring in all departments — News, Sports, Development, Continuity, Public Relations, Production, and Announcing. No experience required! Anyone can join! Just bring yourself! We look forward […]
Our Music Director, Michael, caught up with Irish singer-songwriter Sinead O’Brien after her set at the British Music Embassy in Austin, TX during SXSW 2022 ahead of the release of her new album, Time Bend and Break The Bower, on June 10! Listen to the interview and read a full transcription of their conversation below: […]
Day 3 of SXSW brought even more excitement and another fantastic round of artist showcases! Tamil-Swiss singer-songwriter Priya Ragu brought a unique blend of pop, hip hop, R&B with influences from South Asia. She and her band played an incredibly groovy and fun set for the crowd at Cheer Up Charlie’s as part of the […]
Things are really starting to ramp up! Day 2 of SXSW brought even more excellent music to downtown Austin. During the official SXSW opening festivities, we caught a set from CIFIKA, a Korean electro-pop singer and producer. Her style blends various kinds of electronic music, including house, techno, IDM, and glitch. Her movements were as […]
The SXSW music festival is in full swing here in Austin! After spending most of the day picking up registration and scoping out the area, we managed to attend our first official showcases of the festival. First, we managed to catch a couple of acts performing in our hotel lobby during the Embassy Suites’ evening […]
Just because the SXSW music festival doesn’t start until today, that doesn’t mean the music has to wait! Performing in conjunction with the end of SXSW’s gaming conference, the crowd at Emo’s in Austin was treated to an amazing concert with legendary chiptune band Anamanaguchi as the headliner. The first act of the night was […]
Catch a live Club Convergence set at Burrito Boarder next Wednesday, March 9 from 7 to 11 PM and support V89 during FSU’s Great Give event!
Here’s a blast from the past! On March 22, 2017, Philadelphia’s own Kississippi joined us in the V89 studio to perform a few tracks live on-air before playing at V89’s Spring Show, along with Prince Daddy & The Hyena and Cough Drop. Kississippi’s latest record, Mood Ring, is out now on Triple Crown Records. kississippi.bandcamp.com/ […]
2021 was a fantastic year for music! Here are our Top 50 Favorite Albums of 2021, as voted on by our V89 DJs: Dry Cleaning – New Long Leg (4AD) black midi – Cavalcade (Rough Trade) Lingua Ignota – SINNER GET READY (Sargent House) Japanese Breakfast – Jubilee (Dead Oceans) Black Country, New Road – For […]
Tune into Hootenanny tonight, December 20th, at 10 PM for an in-studio interview with Once Great Estate!
CDU and WVFS present the V89 34th Birthday Bash Friday, November 5, at the Bark Featuring Rohna, Kanise, and Maan D. Swaan
V89 may be magic, but our year-end Top 50 chart isn’t. It’s an aggregate of individual ballots submitted by our DJs, wherein they list their Top 10 albums and up to twenty other albums they enjoyed. These are then weighted and used to create the station’s Top 50. For the fourth year now, DJs have […]