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WXRY Music Crawl

Written by on 26 May 2017

WXRY Music Crawl Thursday, June 1, 2017 It’s a completely free to attend choose-your-own-musical-adventure party coming this Thursday to First Thursday live on South Carolina’s Main Street. Varholy and the Class 3:00-10:00 Boyd Plaza Varholy and the Class is out live all afternoon with a bunch of bands and special guests stopping by your favorite community-supported spot […]

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Umphrey’s McGee or Judah & the Lion

Written by on 23 May 2017

All this week on WXRY 99.3 FM, we’re offering yet another chance to discover new music at a couple of great shows compliments of our friends at Music Farm Columbia. We’re giving away the Farm again, this time with two great bands: Umphrey’s McGee brings their unique jam rock stylings to town on Friday, June 2nd. If you’re not too […]

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How to Win Blink-182 Tickets

Written by on 21 April 2017

Our Marketing Director wanted us to have you run naked down South Carolina’s Main Street to win Blink-182 tickets. Thankfully, we came up with a few other ideas for how you can win tickets this week at WXRY. We’re sending ten people and their guests to see Blink-182 at North Charleston Coliseum on Wednesday, courtesy of Columbia’s […]

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Listen to Win RHCP Tickets

Written by on 13 April 2017

Are you losing your mind trying to find all four WXRY go robots in our Go Find a Robot contest? Well, don’t fear, WXRY listeners. We’re offering you yet another way to win Red Hot Chili Peppers now through the day of the show just by listening. Catch Varholy and the Class every weekday afternoon from 3 to 7. When […]

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Go Find a Robot

Written by on 10 April 2017

The Independent Media Foundation Research and Development Art Department have been working feverishly on four Go Robots: Red, Hot, Chili, and Pepper. Finding them will allow you to go to the Red Hot Chili Peppers show at Colonial Life Arena on April 19th for free, compliments of Columbia’s Independent Alternative and Live Nation. We’ve hiding an […]

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Zach Deputy Rocks for Riverkeeper

Written by on 25 March 2017

If music mixed with food and drinks at a scenic riverside location sounds like your kind of thing, then don’t miss River Rocks this Saturday, April 1st. It is April Fools Day but hey, it’s no joke! A celebration of what makes Columbia truly special, our rivers. River Rocks benefits Congaree Riverkeeper, the local affiliate of Waterkeeper […]

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Catch Judah & the Lion at the Farm

Written by on 25 March 2017

Take it all back? OK, sure if you say so. Judah & the Lion are coming to Music Farm Columbia on Thursday, September 14th and you can win tickets all this week on Columbia’s Independent Alternative, 99.3, WXRY. Just listen when Varholy gives away the farm all week during the 5 o’clock hour. Hey, if you […]

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Spin the Wheel of Spoon

Written by on 25 March 2017

Having hot thoughts about seeing the band Spoon? Well, guess what? You might be in luck. Spin the Wheel of Spoon for your chance to see the band for free at Music Farm Columbia on Wednesday, August 23rd. Varholy will play Wheel of Spoon every weekday afternoon during the 5 o’clock hour all this week. Go see […]

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See Umphrey’s McGee For Free

Written by on 21 March 2017

All this week, Varholy is giving away the farm again and this time you can get on WXRY’s guest list to see Umphrey’s McGee play Music Farm Columbia on June 2nd. Just listen to win every afternoon on your way home from work after the 5:40 traffic. Catch the show on us, Columbia’s Independent Alternative, […]

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The Ryan Adams Song of the Day

Written by on 27 February 2017

Every weekday morning at 7:30 and 10:30 all this week, we’ll play the Ryan Adams Song of the Day. After the 5:20 traffic every weekday afternoon, if you’re our random caller at 451-5979 and you know that day’s song of the day, you’ll be on your way to see Ryan play the Township on Wednesday, […]

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