Events

WREK at Music Midtown (Support Indie Radio!)

Do you use Twitter or Instagram? Today through Saturday, you can support WREK by expressing your love for independent radio! Just tag your tweets and photos with #ToyotaGiving.

Each tweet means $2 for WREK, up to $2000. Spread the word and thanks for all your support!

And of course, WREK will be broadcasting live from Music Midtown this Friday and Saturday, starting September 21st at 4PM. Stay tuned for live broadcasts of performances and interviews, and be sure to stop by our tent if you plan on going to this event! We’ll have plenty of swag to give out.

Special thanks to Free Yr Radio for supporting independent radio and giving us this unique opportunity!

WREK Fall 2012 Open Houses

WREK Radio is holding two Open Houses this week! Come learn how you can be a part of Georgia Tech’s student operated and engineered radio station. Apart from becoming a DJ and getting to play what you want, we have opportunities for people interested in business, journalism, marketing, sports, engineering, and web design. Minimum commitment is 1 hour per week, and we’ll teach you everything you need to know!

Open Houses will be held on:
-Weds August 29th from 5PM-7PM at the Student Center in room 321
-Fri August 31st from 7PM-9PM at the Student Center in room 320

If you have questions, email operations.manager@wrek.org.

John Cage tributes to air on WREK Sept 2nd-4th

John Cage is a towering figure in 20th Century music composition, with a body of work that challenges the concept of music itself. In celebration of his 100th birthday on Sept 5th, 2012 WREK will be recognizing Cage with a series of events. These events will include a two-hour Sunday Special on Sept 2nd, a live performance during the Sept 4th regular Live @ WREK show on Tuesday Sept 4th, and midnight shows for three nights Sept 2nd – 4th.

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WREKtacular 2012 with Circulatory System, Zebu!

This March marks the 44th anniversary of WREK so we’ll be celebrating at The Goat Farm! The doors open at 7:30 PM but we also have a pre-show planned! The cost is $12.

Here’s the full lineup:
Caleb Herron & Chamber Cartel | 6 PM – 8 PM
Brainworlds | 8:15 PM – 9 PM
The Deacon Lunchbox Experience | 9:15 PM – 10 PM
Zebu! | 10:15 PM – 11:15 PM
Circulatory System | 11:30 PM – 1 AM

WREK Radio Open House

We will be holding an Open House on Friday, January 27th from 3pm to 6pm for any and all Georgia Tech students that are interested in joining. We are located on the second floor of the Student Center, above Einstein Bros Bagels.

Feel free to drop in and get your questions answered, tour the studio, and meet the staff!

Refreshments will be served.