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History of cattle ranching in Florida - notes from a Tampa Bay History Center panel

Tags: history, Florida, ranching, agriculture, news, WMNF News, wmnf, Tampa Bay History Center

Sean Kinane about about 1 month ago

History of cattle ranching in Florida - notes from a Tampa Bay History Center panel by David Bryant, WMNF News volunteer

Over 200 people attended a panel on cattle ranching history and issues facing its future on April 1 at Tampa Bay His...

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Thank you! Whooooooo is wonderful? WMNFers!

Tags: wmnf, fund drive, winter 2015, owl

JoEllen Schilke about 3 months ago

Thanks to everyone who helped raise more than $232,000 (!!!) from more than 2,000 people. Our volunteers, programmers, listeners, community partners, staff and board are the best. We love you madly! If you didn't get to contribute, you still can~w...

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We can all be very stylee for the WMNF Winter Fund Drive!

Tags: owl t-shirt, wmnf, fund drive

JoEllen Schilke about 4 months ago

Our board member Kisha shows off the women's cut version of this fund drive's t-shirt... long sleeve or short! Men's cut or women's cut! Yours as a thank you gift for supporting your community radio station, WMNF. Our fund drive starts Tuesday mor...

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2014 GENERAL ELECTION: TAMPA BAY AREA VOTERS' GUIDE

Tags: Voting, general election Tampa Bay, Florida votes, wmnf

Naveen Sultan about 7 months ago

Please find voting Information below:

THREE WAYS TO VOTE

Vote By Mail

Contact your Supervisor of Elections Office by October 29 to request that a ballot be sent to you, or you may pick up a mail ballot at an elections office in...

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Put the Needle on the Record

Tags: vinyl records, wmnf, Amy Beeman

Naveen Sultan about 9 months ago

Put the Needle on the Record

By Amy Beeman

Intimate, warm, tactile-- their tangibility make us feel connected, and for some, scratch a sentimental itch. This is why vinyl records are still an important part of musical culture, and why they’v...

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Hippies to Hipsters: The Evolution of Music Festivals

Tags: wmnf, Amy Beeman, Woodstock, Music Festivals

Naveen Sultan about 9 months ago

Hippies to Hipsters: The Evolution of Music Festivals

By Amy Beeman

Music, dancing, and partying will never go out of style. It’s been 45-years since the historical Grand-daddy of music festivals, Woodstock, and today hundreds of thousan...

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WMNF Live Music Showcase TV Premiere

Tags: WMNF Live Music Showcase, TBAE, wmnf

Naveen Sultan about 10 months ago

Tune into Tampa Bay Art and Education Network’s (TBAE) newest original television series, 88.5 WMNF Live Music Showcase featuring live performances by local and national musicians – beginning July 25th with a special two-hour premiere at 8 PM. A ...

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Oh-So-Good, Oh-So-Fine: WMNF’s Tribute to The Kinks

Tags: WMNF’s Tribute to The Kinks, Skippers’s Smokehouse, wmnf

Naveen Sultan about 11 months ago

Oh-So-Good, Oh-So-Fine: WMNF’s Tribute to The Kinks

By Amy Beeman

It was a hot, sultry night with just a whisper of wind last Saturday at Skippers’s Smokehouse, where WMNF paid tribute to The Kinks and Ray Davies on The Kinks co- founder’...

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Good Times and Sad Tales in Jack Kerouac’s St. Pete

Tags: Jack Kerouac, literary icon, wmnf, Amy Beeman

Naveen Sultan about about 1 year ago

Good Times and Sad Tales in Jack Kerouac’s St. Pete

By Amy Beeman

Day-drinking, riding bikes, and remembering a literary icon; Last Sunday was a perfect afternoon for all of those things as a hundred or so people came together to learn...

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New Sounds Music Biz Workshop this Sunday

Tags: bands, Workshop, wmnf, new sounds

JoEllen Schilke about about 1 year 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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Videos of Oliver Mtukudzi live at Skipper's for WMNF!

Tags: music, live music, wmnf, Oliver Mtukudzi

Sean Kinane about about 1 year ago

Oliver Mtukudzi and the Black Spirits played live in benefit for WMNF at Skipper's Smokehouse in Tampa on February 23, 2014. Were you there? What did you think about the show?

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Video of Geri X performance on WMNF's She Bop!

Tags: Geri X, SheBop, music, local music, live music, wmnf

Sean Kinane about over 1 year ago

Musician Geri X is releasing a new CD this week.

She played a few tunes on WMNF's She Bop program hosted by Patti Mars Thursday 16 January 2014.
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WMNF out and about at Creative Clay's Folk Fest on Saturday.

Tags: Creative Clay, folk fest, wmnf, outreach

JoEllen Schilke about over 1 year ago

We will have a table on Saturday right by the stage at Creative Clay's Folk Fest. Come say hello! The music will be big fun and the art is always hugely varied and interesting, and affordable. Mu...

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WMNF Helps Gather 59,000 Pounds of Electronic Recycling

Naveen Sultan about about 2 years ago

Creative Recycling Systems has been able to make a giant contribution to electronic recycling thanks to WMNF and the Government of Loudoun County. Congratulations to the most sustainably conscious and dedicated listeners a station could have (WM...

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Tropical Heatwave Review

Naveen Sultan about about 2 years ago

Heatwave has come and gone but we're still loving all the great buzz it's creating. Check out this [Creative Loafing][1] article that captures the essence of our epic music festival.

**A look back at the 32nd annual Tropical Heatwave, Ybor ...

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