Decade of Difference: Travis

Travis came out of Scotland in 1990 but took until 1997 to release their first album, building momentum with the following release The Man Who which came in 1999 and by 2003 had sold over [...]

Phish Phriday 7/23

Phish’s summer tour begins next week. Caveat Emptor! On Phish Phriday, the WNRN Wayback Machine is time traveling to Atlanta on July 23, 1997. For on that day, the Lakewood Amphitheatre let loose with [...]

Decade of Difference: George Clinton

North Carolina native Geogle Clinton got his start in music by forming a doo wop group in the 1950s out of the back room of a barbershop where he worked straightening hair. The band scored [...]

Decade of Difference: Tonic

Emerson Hart, who turns 52 today, formed Tonic along with Jeff Russo in 1993. The band played regionally around LA for a couple of years before recording their first album in 1996. For the album, [...]

Hear Together: CodeVA

CodeVA is a statewide nonprofit located in downtown Richmond that works to expand and diversify access to computer science. In 2016, Virginia became the first state to mandate Computer Science offerings in public schools through [...]

Hear Together: Better Housing Coalition

The Better Housing Coalition changes lives and transforms communities in Richmond through high-quality, affordable housing. By building, developing, and managing rental properties and single-family for-sale homes, BHC provides stability for our low-income neighbors. Although many [...]

WNRN VIP Member List 7/19/21

Tickets: 1. A pair of tickets to the Richmond Shakespeare Festival (show of your choosing) at Agecroft Hall & Gardens in Richmond, Thursday, July 22 - Sunday, July 25. 2. Two tickets to see David [...]

Decade of Difference: Santana

Carlos Santana, the driving force behind the group Santana turns 74 today. Santana pioneered a fusion of rock, jazz, latin and african rhythms beginning in the 1960s. Among the first to apply unique instruments to [...]

Decade of Difference: Commander Cody

George Frayne turns 77 today. If you don’t recognize the name you might recognize his stage name Commander Cody. If that still does not ring a bell, then you will recognize their one hit song [...]