Five Weird Music Genres You Haven’t Heard About

Music has many different sounds to offer. Chances are, you haven’t heard of these weird, wild genres before. Here are five music genres to show your friends. 5: Wizard Rock Do you love rocking out? Do you love the Harry Potter series? Look no further than Wizard Rock, or Wrock. Wizard Rock is a genreContinue reading “Five Weird Music Genres You Haven’t Heard About”

Quarterfinals of the Champions League

As the international break is coming to an end, we get one day closer to the“definitely randomly drawn” quarterfinals of the Champions League. I say “definitely randomly drawn” because of what the matchups look like. I’ll start on the less eye- catching side of the bracket. The first matchup is between Portuguese Side Benfica andContinue reading “Quarterfinals of the Champions League”

Taylor Swift Concerts You Can Stream from Home

Taylor Swift performance movies to help ease the sting of the ticket fiasco. Yes, this is exactlylike your mom saying “We have Taylor at home” but in these instances you got to do what you got todo. 1. Folklore: The Long Pond Studio SessionsPut on your cardigan and get ready to hear the stories behindContinue reading “Taylor Swift Concerts You Can Stream from Home”

Speaking of Taylor Swift

Months of anticipation have come to an end. Taylor Swift fans can finally stop theorizing and looking at hints. Why? The release date for Speak Now (Taylor’s Version) has officially been announced! Swift announced the release date for this re-recorded album at one of her concerts in Nashville, saying “I think rather than me speaking about it,Continue reading “Speaking of Taylor Swift”


March 13, 2023 Palatine, IL Harper Radio Named Best Community College Station byIntercollegiate Broadcasting System The Intercollegiate Broadcasting System (IBS) has announced the winners fortheir 2023 Media Awards.Harper Radio – WHCM (88.3FM) – received two (2) first place awards. The winnersare: The Intercollegiate Broadcasting System (IBS) is an organization with amembership of over one thousandContinue reading “PRESS RELEASE”


February 21, 2023 Palatine, IL Harper College Honored with Two (2) First Place 2023 BEA Festival of Media Arts Awards The Broadcast Education Association (BEA) has announced winners for their 2023 Festival of Media Arts Awards. Harper College – which is home to WHCM (88.3FM) – received two (2) first place awards (out of fourContinue reading “PRESS RELEASE”

WEEKLY ADDS 2/01/23 

IN BRIEF There is a lot going on this week at Harper Radio, here’s the latest. But first things first, we’re calling it Weekly Adds. Deal with it. Most importantly, make sure to vote for us in the Chicago Reader’s 2022 Best of Chicago Poll. We’ve made the list for the Top 5 Radio StationsContinue reading “WEEKLY ADDS 2/01/23 “


January 30, 2023 Palatine, IL Harper College Radio Station a Finalist for Chicago’s Overall Best What does 100-watt 88.3FM Harper Radio have in common with Chicago radio powerhouses like WXRT (93.1FM) and WBEZ (91.5FM)? Besides being on the lower end of the FM frequency spectrum, the Chicago Reader has named the Harper College Radio StationContinue reading “PRESS RELEASE”

WHCM UPDATE 1/25/23 

IN BRIEF Welcome to the first edition of the WHCM Update! The aim of this newsletter is to give you an overview of all that’s happening here at Harper Radio. Whether it’s the latest tracks in rotation, notable or brand new shows, or any station news. This marks our second week in the Spring 2023Continue reading “WHCM UPDATE 1/25/23 “

Nothing to See Here, Just the Same Ol Packers-Bears Result

He. Still. Owns you. Not trying to lose points over here or anything, but those were the words from Mr. Allen Lazard as he was walking off Soldier field yesterday as the Packers beat the Bears in the oldest rivalry in the NFL. 28-19 was the final score, and the Bears were actually looking goodContinue reading “Nothing to See Here, Just the Same Ol Packers-Bears Result”