This past weekend, Spinnaker Radio packed our bags and camping gear to “enter the portal” at Okeechobee Fest. This was my first music festival, and my excitement was matched by my dread of sleeping outside. Nonetheless, we arrived at the campsite and received our media bands. It was time to […]
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Winter Wave is the featured band on this week’s addition of On the Couch.
Spinnaker hosted a launch party for the new FM Spinnaker Radio station, which can be heard on WSKR 95.5 FM.
Opinion: Our student-run radio station features college indie music and local bands in its rotation, giving UNF’s campus an individual identity you won’t get from listening to other FM stations in the area. It increases the sense of community that the school and its students want.
Spinnaker Radio will debut Jacksonville’s only college radio station, WSKR 95.5 FM on April 13.
Doug Markowitz talks to indie icon and Swans frontman Michael Gira in this Spinnaker exclusive! They talk about the 2014 album “To Be Kind,” and the unique musical experience that is Swans. Gira performs with Swans on March 31 at Jack Rabbit’s. Spinnaker talks to Swans – February 2015 by […]
Spinnaker Radio shares album recommendations in the extensive “Best of 2014” list. The Radio crew covers a spectrum of genres so there’s something for every listener.
The lead vocalist of the Canadian punk rock band White Lung, Mish Way, isn’t shy about her life. She celebrates the darker and vulnerable experiences in her lyrics, and highlights the other things in life people avoid talking about.
Before playing his live set at Backbooth, Spinnaker Radio sat down with the anxious singer/songwriter Alex G to talk about his creative process, uncertainty about music as a career, and honest lyrics.
Spinnaker Radio met up with Miami-bred rock n’ roll trio Jacuzzi Boys after their set at Underbelly on May 27th. Read what the boys have to say about their dynamic, inspirations, and fears or lack there of.
SG B&A committee refuses to vote on Spinnaker Radio fund request for required LPFM broadcast equipment
Spinnaker Radio requested $38,978.43 from Student Government to fund the construction of a low-power FM (LPFM) radio station that could broadcast approximately in a 3.5 mile radius from campus. No other business was on the agenda for the B&A meeting Thursday evening.
The legendary band’s latest album is their most accessible – and possibly their best yet.
In a budget committee meeting last Thursday, SG refused to even vote on the approval of $38,000 for the one-time cost of acquiring the required LPFM equipment. The issue was on the agenda. Spinnaker leaders and its advisor spoke before the committee. But no one on the committee said anything.
After two weeks of pure summer recess, Ospreys begin their summer semesters. Spinnaker Radio has 12 summer songs that will let the good weather and good vibes set in despite classes.
Spinnaker Radio brings you new music every week. Here’s a list of some of the new tracks you’ll only find here: Hundred Waters – “Cavity” (from the album “The Moon Rang Like A Bell”) Chromeo – “Come Alive” (from the album “White Women”) Twin Peaks – “Flavor” (from the album […]
He’s known for getting nude on stage while covering U2’s “Beautiful Day,” and then shocking the audience by shoving drumsticks up his sphincter. The Canadian-born musician often wears a denim button-down with an American flag design and a ‘Seattle’ hat on his head. He rocks a wide gap between his […]