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About a Guy: The Lingering Legacy of Kurt Cobain

Naveen Sultan about about 5 hours ago

About a Guy: The Lingering Legacy of Kurt Cobain

By Amy Beeman

When a man shoots himself in the head with a shotgun, it’s brutal and tragic. When that man was Nirvana’s front man and song writer, Kurt Cobain, the brutality and tragedy of i...

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Buzz is building for Tropical Heatwave band Matrimony

Tags: Matrimony band, Tropical Heatwave

Randy Wynne about 3 days ago

USA Today features Matrimony : Their new video and their highly anticipated debut album comes out on Columbia May 6, three days before Heatwave...

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New Sounds Music Biz Workshop this Sunday

Tags: bands, Workshop, wmnf, new sounds

JoEllen Schilke about 3 days ago

WMNF's New Sounds of the Left Coast project, which is bent on helping young musicians in the area, has a Music Biz Workshop this Sunday, 4/27, from 1-4pm. Bloggers, venue owners, promoters and WM...

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WMNF Volunteers of the Year for 2013

JoEllen Schilke about 6 days ago

We had a party earlier this week to honor all of the people who really went above and beyond in helping out WMNF and our community. The following people were recognized:

Vicki Santa Development Volunteer of the Year --Eddie Haight

Desk God...

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WMNF's Radio Theatre Project on Bay News 9

cowley about 9 days ago

The actors and technical crew from the Radio Theater Project that WMNF and the Studio@620 collaborate on were [interviewed by Bay News 9](http://www.baynews9.com/content/n...

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Cub Scouts at the Station

cowley about 13 days ago

Cheers to the energetic members of Riverview's Cub Scouts Troop 205, who got a complete tour of the station from our Engineer Bill Brown this week.

We're glad the Scouts and their enthusiastic family members were able to visit 88.5. If your st...

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Bob Schneider

Randy Wynne about 14 days ago

Bob Schneider, in concert for WMNF this Tuesday, 4/15.

Bob Schneider is a fixture on the Austin scene, having kicked around for years in various bands before embarking o...

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Big Oil and Our Relentless Reliance

Matt Cowley about 14 days ago

Big Oil and Our Relentless Reliance

by Amy Beeman

You’ve probably heard by now, BP is green-lighted to get back to drilling in the Gulf of Mexico. For those of us who grew up on the Gulf, or those of us who just love her calm inviting g...

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WMNF's Volunteer Party is this Sunday!

JoEllen Schilke about 15 days ago

The 2014 Volunteer Party is this coming Sunday, April 13, from 2-6pm.

It is at the Unity of Tampa church, which is located at 3302 W. Horatio Street in Tampa (33609). It is south of Kennedy and near MacDill.

We will have some adult beverag...

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Blooming On Our Satellite Gate

cowley about 17 days ago

Volunteer Gail Carroll planted the lovely Red Honeysuckle and this striking [Crossvine](http://fnpsblog.blogspot.com/2011/12/plant-profile-crossvine-b...

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What's Coming Up in WMNF's Garden

cowley about 17 days ago

Our thanks to volunteer Jessica Greene, who spotted these Gulf Frittilaries on one of the native Coontie plants outside the station, when our native plant expert Gail Carroll was gardening and had her camera handy last week.

Here's more about ...

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Florida, Home of the Burmese Python?

Naveen Sultan about 21 days ago

Florida, Home of the Burmese Python?

By Amy Beeman

If Florida were a mother, she’d be one of those overly permissive ones. The kind who doesn’t set curfews or bedtimes, who lets her son have his girlfriend is his room with the door clos...

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Sarasota County libraries and AARP offer free tax return assistance

Tags: taxes, Sarasota, Sarasota County, IRS

Sean Kinane about 27 days ago

Information provided by Sarasota County government

Sarasota County libraries and AARP offer free tax return assistance

Sarasota County libraries and the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) are offering free assistance with t...

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STORYCORPS in Tampa!

cowley about 29 days ago

You may remember when WMNF hosted the wonderful StoryCorps project in Ybor City five years ago. Listeners recorded their stories for StoryCorps' national archive - many were broadcast on WMNF and a few Tampa stories a...

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WMNF's New Sounds of the Left Coast Artist Showcase about to debut!

JoEllen Schilke about about 1 month ago

New Sounds offers young artists in six counties the opportunity to attend workshops, play live at local venues, and record music in a professional-quality studio throughout Spring and Summer 2014. Both a competition and a chance to learn from succ...

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