Author Archives: music director

Music Journalism Club’s Favorite 2020 Releases

2020 is over! Here is what the members of Music Journalism Club had to say about the music that came out last year. Arthur Machado 1. The Orielles- Disco Volador 2. Zerwee Pt 2- Billy Cobb 3. Sir Chloe- PartyRead More >

WSUM Exec Staff’s Favorite Albums of 2020

Here is what we have been listening to! Although 2020 was a challenging year, we got some great music to spin. Ayden Schultz, Web Director Protomartyr – Ultimate Success TodaySprain – As Lost Through CollisonThe Microphones – Microphones in 2020Yves … Read More >

Weekly Adds: 12/1

Every Tuesday at WSUM, our Music Director, Izzi, chooses her favorite new releases to add to our music library. Here are this week’s favorites, presented to you by WSUM’s Music Journalism Club. Gotts Street Park, Volume Two HIGHLIGHT TRACKS:Read More >

“Golden Hour” – A Few Hours Late

By Martha Kowalski I’m on the late side of discovering this album – released in May of 2020 and about half a year later has come my eureka moment – so this is not going to be your hot-off-the-press, breaking … Read More >

Plantasia: A Sonic Fertilizer and Novelty Records

By Arthur Machado It is the summer of 1976. You go to West Hollywood looking for a new asparagus fern to bring in some nature and liven up your small studio apartment. You drive down Melrose Avenue, in the heart of … Read More >

Back to the Past: Nebraska – Bruce Springsteen

By Ethan Cook In this series, I’m going back in time and revisiting some of the music of the past. Personally, I always enjoy listening to old albums and trying to understand how the music was historically important and where … Read More >

Weekly Adds: 11/17

Every Tuesday at WSUM, our Music Director, Izzi, chooses her favorite new releases to add to our music library. Here are this week’s favorites, presented to you by WSUM’s Music Journalism Club. Molchat Doma, Monument HIGHLIGHT TRACKS:  GENRE: Post-Punk, … Read More >