• WXTJ Writes! by Paul Karhnak: “An Evening With Silk Sonic” reviewed

    Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak appear to have mastered quantum superposition, because they exist simultaneously in 2021 and the 1970s on the new album An Evening With Silk Sonic. The album is a fascinating instrument-by-instrument recreation of classic funk that incorporates both the obvious cliches and the more subtle touches that distinguish the 1970s in […]

  • WXTJ Writes! by Hannan Mumtaz: “rolling stoned 3.0” playlist

    The first iteration of this playlist came in 2018 — I had just transferred high schools in the middle of my sophomore year, with little to do but what this playlist encapsulates. I passed the link to a few friends, and soon it had made its way around an entire community at school. A hastily […]

  • WXTJ Writes! by Guest Writer Fi O’Reilly: Argentine Rock Sampler

    Argentina has marked for itself a place as the home of some of the most remarkable musical talents of rock en español, whose brash imagination has continued to be a force to be reckoned with over the decades. And with the dog days of summer nearing their end, but the cool days of Autumn still […]

  • Apply to be a WXTJ Volunteer!

    WXTJ 100.1 FM is UVA’s freeform student radio. DJ your own radio show. Organize live music events. Connect with UVA’s music and arts community. We broadcast live to 100.1 FM Charlottesville! You can also stream all of our radio shows online at wxtj.fm. This past year, our DJs either had the opportunity to either broadcast […]

  • WXTJ Writes! dj nematode’s Most Anticipated Spring Releases

    Buckle up, WXTJ-ers. We are gonna go through my most anticipated releases for the spring. Yes, the spring has already begun, and there are a ton of really awesome spring releases that I missed (I’m looking at you Xiu Xiu and Sharon van Etten), but you will just have to forgive me for that.   Crumb  Ice […]

  • WXTJ Writes! by Grace Duregger: Stray Fossa’s “With You For Ever” out now

    Following the release of their first full-length album “With You For Ever,” local band Stray Fossa creates an unforgettable experience for all of their listeners.   Brothers Nick and Will Evans join childhood friend Zach Blount to bring their musical endeavors to fruition. While the trio grew up making music together, they more recently came […]

  • WXTJ Writes! by Max Russ: “memoryland” is a spectacular blend of electronic thrills and deep introspection

    In the last few years, we’ve been graced by a wide variety of releases that reflect and build upon previous decades of electronic music. From Danny L Harle’s recent “HARLECORE,” harking back to the extravagant 90s rave scene, to the intricate and experimental discography of Burial, a large majority of recent electronic music incorporates the […]