This summer, WONC will be hosting its annual Summer Radio Camp! If you know anyone between the ages of 12-18 who are interested in Radio, encourage them to consider signing up for the WONC Radio Workshop this summer. It will be held June 12-16 on the campus of North Central College in Naperville.
February is the best month of the year for television, with two of the most exciting primetime events happening just a couple weeks apart: the Super Bowl and the Academy Awards. I always take pride in sharing my thoughts on the nominees for the Academy Awards, praising the films many overlooked or ranting about the ones that were forgotten, including the dedicated men and women behind them. Continue reading
“What kind of idiots were we then?,” asks Rolling Stone film critic Peter Travers in his videotaped introduction of the 25th anniversary showing of Wayne’s World. “And what kind of idiots are we now?”
The iconic 1992 comedy Wayne’s World is now a quarter of a century old, yet Travers affirms, as does the film’s legion of loyal fans, that the film is indeed a snapshot of its culture. Starring Mike Myers and Dana Carvey, the light-hearted comedy focuses on Wayne and Garth, two energetic youths that run a cable access program out of their parents’ basement. The two wind up hitting big-time exposure with a lofty contract from a manipulative TV mogul (Rob Lowe), who plans to milk the show for enormous sponsor money.
The 2016-17 football season all comes down to next Sunday’s final game! The NFC champion Atlanta Falcons will take on the AFC champion New England Patriots in Houston. Will Tom Brady lead New England to their fifth win, or will Atlanta win its first championship in team history? We’ll find out very soon. Continue reading
WONC has a proud history of specialty shows. Sure, we like our rock, but we also like our variety. These shows really allow for our DJ’s personalities to shine and for our audience to explore other genres.
We are proud to announce WONC’s newest show, Electric Feel. Where we show the best of EDM and Indie Rock with electronic influences. We hope you’ll join our charming DJ Karina and DJ KD through this musical journey and discover that even electronic music has soul. Continue reading