Marquette Wire

Hi There! The Gray Area is back!

Chris Linskens

October 25, 2012


Filed under Radio Sports

Whattup!? Guess who's back? No, not Slim Shady.... The Gray Area baby and we have a ton of NBA, NFL news and Halloween shenanigans. On at 2, hit us up. It's Serious Fun!...

Promo Friday!! (10/26)

Sam Kissel

October 24, 2012


Filed under Events

The WMUR Promotions Department will be hosting a Promo Friday THIS FRIDAY (10/26) from 12-2 in the AMU by the Brew! Come and have your picture taken with some of our wacky props! Who knows? Maybe you can even take a picture with Andy Boyd!

The Mountain Goats!

The Mountain Goats!

Adam Ballent

October 24, 2012


Filed under Events

I just came back from being in the front row of the Mountain Goats performing live at the Pabst Theatre in downtown Milwaukee. How did you spend your Tuesday night? -Adam

Marquette Radio News – Quidditch Interview

Marquette Radio News – Quidditch Interview

Hannah McCarthy

October 23, 2012


Filed under News, Radio Sports

Last week we were joined by Curtis Taylor, the captain of Marquette's Quidditch Team. Hear all about their great season, how the game is actually played, and how an idea became a reality for this great group. Quidditch Interview10-15-12   To find out more about the team and their final few matches of the se...

Marquette Radio News – Women’s Rugby Interview

Marquette Radio News – Women’s Rugby Interview

Hannah McCarthy

October 23, 2012


Filed under News, Radio Sports

We were joined this week by the head coach and co-founder of women's rugby at Marquette, Shannon Bustillos, as well as Amy Burke, the team's match secretary. These ladies explained the game and told us about the growing future of women's rugby, both here on campus and around the world.  Women's Rugby Interview For more information about their team and how to get involved with their upcomi...

New Music! (for me anyways)

Adam Ballent

October 22, 2012


Filed under Radio Uncategorized

Hey music fans! I was listening to a band I personally discovered for the first time at SummerFest, the Walkmen. One song of theirs that is particularly popular that I like is "The Rat". The skill and intensity from Matt Barrick is simply incredibly to behold, and made me think of a famous quote by J...

Rachel Brown Post-Game Interview: Women’s Soccer vs. USF (October 20th)

Chris Linskens

October 22, 2012


Filed under Interviews, Radio Sports

I talked with Senior captain Rachel Brown, #17 a Midfielder/Forward for Women's Soccer after winning the Big East American Division. Marquette won 4-0 vs. USF, clinching their 4th division title in 4 years! Listen to what she had to say before headed into Sunday's Big East Tournament. Post-Game Inte...

New Music Monday – 10/22/12

Gus Knorr

October 22, 2012


Filed under Music Reviews

Hey everyone! Now that fall break is over and both classes and programming for Marquette Radio have started up again, I, Gus Knorr, the music director for Marquette Radio, am in the studio for another episode of New Music Monday. Be sure to tune in so you can listen to songs from the most popular albums...

Marquette Madness Tonight!

Mary Hacker

October 12, 2012


Filed under Events, News

MARQUETTE MADNESS Get introduced to both the boys and girls basketball teams and watch a scrimmage & slam dunk contest. All starts at 7pm at the Al McGuire Center (off 12th St. & Wells) Arrive early to get your free t-shirt & poster! Click below to watch last year's madness. Marquett...

The Gray Area 10/11: Marcus’ Birthday Weekend (Sports too..)

Chris Linskens

October 11, 2012


Filed under Radio Sports

Today on the program: It's Marcus' turn for world domination, but first we need Red Bull.. because it's his Birthday! Then Sports and wait, Tim Tebow? Huh? Midnight Madness is tomorrow, are you ready!? Tune in at 2PM, call us and have some fun.                                     "We are *clap* *clap* what is up!" - Barney Stenson...

Rock-A-Thon!

Adam Ballent

October 11, 2012


Filed under Events

It's officially time to get excited: This years Rock-A-Thon will be held from November 13th to November 15th. This years marathon fundraiser will go to support the Pablove Foundation to help fight childhood cancer. Mark the date on your calenders and come out to show your support for WMUR and Pablov...

New Music Monday!

Claire Kelly

October 8, 2012


Filed under Music Reviews

Be sure to tune in to New Music Monday! I'll be your host for the evening, lots of great new music to hear! Tonight from 7-8pm! --Claire Kelly