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WXDU's Mission
WXDU, as a member of the Duke University Union, exists to inform, educate, and entertain both the students of Duke University and the surrounding community of Durham through quality progressive alternative radio programming. WXDU seeks to give its staff the freedom to pursue their personal aesthetic within the framework of a cohesive format. WXDU aims to provide the listener with an alternative viewpoint untainted by commercial interests. WXDU resolves to maintain good relations with the music industry without compromising its integrity and nationally recognized commitment to quality programming. WXDU resolves to remain a laboratory where all members are free to make and learn from their mistakes.
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Check out our upcoming events, our DJ blogs, our current Top 88.7, our live stream, and much much more.

 

Stuff We're Thinking About

Tashi Dorji/Nathan Bowles Duo this Friday 10/20 at the Pinhook!

Tashi Dorji and Nathan Bowles will be playing a benefit show for Durham for All this Friday at the Pinhook. The show will start early with doors at 7:00 so come start your Friday night off right! 

 

 

Dead Rider in studio Sunday 10-15 at 5:00 pm

Dead Rider (Drag City Records) will stop by for a chat during the 5-6 hour Sunday afternoon with DJ's Stingy and Crowmeat Bob ahead of their show that night at Neptune's in Raleigh with Enemy Waves in support. Please tune in for what will certainly be unpredictable radio.

 

Isasa Radio Session on WXDU Monday, July 24 @ 5:00 PM

Tune in next Monday, July 24th at 5:00 PM to catch a live set from Spanish guitarist Isasa (

 

Top 88.7 Charts

WXDU Charts for the Week Ending: December 3, 2017

WXDU 88.7 TOPS

1.12...Zola Jesus...Okovi...Sacred Bones

2.11...Becca Mancari...Good Woman...self-released

3.11...Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings...Soul of a Woman...Daptone

4.10...Uncle Acid and The Deadbeats...Vol. 1 . ...Rise Above

5.10...Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile...Lotta Sea Lice...Matador

6.9...John Prine...September ‘78...Oh Boy/ Thirty Tigers

7.9...Marcus Marr...High Times...DFA

8.8...Bill Converse...Salt of Mars...Tabernacle

9.8...Konvoi...No Rifts...Friends Records

10.8...Erie Choir...Old Rigs...Potluck

11.8...Alan Barnosky...Old Freight...self-released

12.8...Bitchin Bajas...Bajas Fresh...Drag City

13.8...Tony Allen...The Source...Blue Note

14.8...Escape-ism...Introduction to Escape-ism...Merge

15.8...Wadada Leo Smith...Najwa...Tum

16.8...Spa Moans...Obedient Vibrations...Clandestine

17.8...Gun Outfit...Out of Range...Paradise of Bachelors

18.7...Fitness Womxn...Macho City...Acid Etch

19.7...Coil...Time Machines...Dais

20.7...Jean Paul "el Troglodita"...Vudu...Vinilisssimo

21.7...Various Artists...Hot Releases 9th Anniversary Comp...Hot Releases

22.7...The Cowboys...The Cowboys...HoZac

23.7...ensemble, et al....The Slow Reveal...Imaginator Records

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DJ of the Month!

Mitch

Mitch is one of our General Managers and you can find him on the air every Sunday evening from 10-11pm! Here are some of his old playlists and a list:

 

Listen on Your Phone!

No, we don't have a custom WXDU iPhone app. We've found something BETTER: an app that will let you listen to any streaming radio station: TuneIn Radio, powered by TuneIn.com. It allows you to record, pause & rewind streams, view cover art & artist info. And it's available for iPhoneAndroid, Palm and Blackberry!

 

The WXDU Archives

 October 2013 marked our 30th year on the air, and in celebration we launched an ongoing project to put archival material online.

Check out our tumblr of scanned print material

and our bandcamp page of live recordings.