Upcoming Events

Wed, 26 Oct 2016, 6:00pm - 9:00pm


Tune in to WKCR-FM this Wednesday, October 26th at 6pm to catch Eri Yamamoto on the Musician’s Show.

Since moving to the United States in 1995, Eri Yamamoto has established herself as one of jazz's most original and compelling pianists and composers. Herbie Hancock has said, “My hat's off to her... already she's found her own voice.”

Yamamoto studied with Reggie Workman, Junior Mance...

Recent Events

Sun, 23 Oct 2016, 11:00am - 12:00pm

Be sure to tune into WKCR 89.9FM and wkcr.org at 11:00 this Sunday morning to catch Michael Daves and Tony Trischka on the Moonshine Show.  Daves is a grammy nominated guitarist and singer who has been heralded by the New York Times as “a leading light in the New York bluegrass scene.”  He has recorded with the likes of Chris Thile of the Punch Brothers and Brittany Haas of Crooked Still.  

Tony Trischka is considered to be on of the most influential

Mon, 17 Oct 2016, 3:00pm - 6:00pm

Tune in to Afternoon New Music this Monday, October 17th at 3 pm for an exclusive in-studio interview with filmmaker Jef Mertens. The 45-minute program will feature Mertens discussing his new documentary Borbetomagus: A Pollock of Sound, which premiered in NYC on October 14th. 

A Pollock of Sound is the first-ever full feature documentary film on the legendary group Borbetomagus. From 1979 on, Borbetomagus have persevered a ‘no holds barred’ musical style, described and

Fri, 14 Oct 2016, 7:00pm - Sat, 15 Oct 2016, 7:00pm

WKCR regrets its actions with regard to a guest who had recently been scheduled to appear on our program Studio A.  Specifically, WKCR's editorial policies and University policies regarding speech were misrepresented in our communications to this guest.  To be clear, WKCR and Columbia University strongly believe in robust freedom of expression, especially about challenging ideas.  Likewise, WKCR’s content is curated by student and alumni programmers