RC Radio original programming keeps growing

Rockford College Radio continues to add fun and interesting original programming to its daily line-up. Senior accounting major and RC Radio General Manager Vince Chiarelli makes regular stops by my office to let me know what’s new. It’s exciting to hear about how students and community members are getting involved and sharing their unique interests and talents on various shows. The best way to stay in tune with RC Radio is to check out their Facebook page. https://www.facebook.com/#!/RockfordCollegeRadio where you can easily link...

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Music and movie celebrities lined up for Rockford College Radio interviews

Cory Chisel, of Cory Chisel and The Wandering Sons, an Americana folk rock band with origins in Appleton, Wis., will talk live with Vince Chiarelli on Kryptonite Showcase today at 4 p.m. Cory and his band were signed to the RCA Records subsidiary Black Seal Music in 2007.  Their song “Getting By” from the album Little Bird, was featured in the 2008 Samuel Jackson film Cleaner, also featuring Eva Mendes and Ed Harris. Cory Chisel and The Wandering Sons also have been featured on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. The band is well known...

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Growing exponentially! RC Radio finds niche with local businesses

The independent and student run radio station at Rockford College has been around in some form or fashion for more than 40 years. Always small, always independent, and always student driven, the radio station has served as an outlet for creativity and a bit of revelry. Students this year, led by senior and Rockford native Vince Chiarelli, have taken RC Radio(previously known as WRCR) to a whole new level; thanks to an exceptional amount of drive, passion and technology to broadcast via the Internet, programming has skyrocketed. Included...

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