PRESS RELEASE

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”

“Top 5 K-Pop Artists That Every Fan Should Know”

With an industry like K-Pop that’s constantly cranking out new music, albums, groups, etc., it can become quite overwhelming to anyone who’s interested in diving into the genre. Where do you even begin? Well, to help you out, here’s a list of just some of the many important K-Pop artists and groups that every fanContinue reading ““Top 5 K-Pop Artists That Every Fan Should Know””

5 Shows that Have Christmas Episodes to Stream this Holiday Season

What better way to get into the holiday season than cuddling up and watching your goto show with a Christmas flare? I have put together a list of shows and their correspondingChristmas episodes to help you stop scrolling and find exactly what you need!

In Remembrance of Dexter

Last week the station was informed that longtime member of WHCM, Jeff Waters, had passed away.  Jeff hosted “Dexter’s Radio Hour” and co-hosted “Global Tunes (with Jeff and Marie)”. He was known for his eccentric taste in music, his outgoing and friendly nature, and unique wit.  To celebrate his life and the music he sharedContinue reading “In Remembrance of Dexter”

A Retrospective View on Pink Floyd’s Debut

When I worked at FYE over one Winter break, a customer walked in and began to browse the Vinyl Records on display. I asked him if he needed any assistance, to which he replied with the question “Yeah. What do you know about Pink Floyd?”. To any Pink Floyd fan, this is the quickest wayContinue reading “A Retrospective View on Pink Floyd’s Debut”

World Sound

Have you ever asked yourself how many Music genres are there around the world? Since my show is about “World Sounds” I believe that we need to know how many? To my surprise, they are more than 1,300 genres in the world. Some of the peculiar ones include alternative, blues, classical, country, French pop, andContinue reading “World Sound”

Jessica Jones is Underrated and Relatable

If you know anything about me, you likely know that I could ramble on about Marvel forpretty much any amount of time. Or, if you have listened to Streaming Verse, you might havecaught it first hand. I have several characters I love with my whole heart and can find myselfrelating to some of them inContinue reading “Jessica Jones is Underrated and Relatable”

Ghost Army

Summer is always a time when Hollywood releases its biggest blockbuster movies.  The premise of these blockbuster movies always seems to be similar, where a hero has to face a challenge with seemingly insurmountable odds.  This is definitely the case of this summer’s biggest blockbuster Top Gun: Maverick.  The movie does a great job puttingContinue reading “Ghost Army”