Michigan State University Swimming and Diving head coach Matt Gianiodis stops by the WDBM studios to talk about the upcoming season, his unusual path to coaching and Spartan swimming alumni making headlines around the world.
By: Faith Krogulecki
Impact Sports staff writer
After clinching the Big Ten Championship Title last year from the Michigan Wolverines in overtime, the Michigan State University Men’s Soccer team is anxious to begin their 2013 season.
Spartan Dawgs Tim Bograkos, Todd Duckett, and Andre Hutson talk about sports nutrition and fitness with their guests from MSU SNAPP – Spartan Nutrition and Performance Program. Then Kirk Heinze talks with the founder and CEO of Citizens for Affordable Energy John Hofmeister, who shares his vision for a new American energy renaissance built on abundant, affordable energy. Scott Westerman’s Career Quick Reference, too. Read More…
Straight out of Vancouver, British Columbia, Fur Trade make the kind of unexpectedly warm and sensible indie rock that one can never have too much of. Reminiscent of a cross between Kaiser Chiefs, Vampire Weekend, and The Bravery, smooth guitar lines mix with straight-forward drums under the scratchy-yet-comfortable blanket that is the vocals of Hot Hot Heat singer Steve Bays. Check out their track “Kids These Days” off the album Don’t Get Heavy below.
On today’s episode of The Vibe, DJ Riddle focuses on some of his favorite J Dilla joints, and gives you some new new from Big Sean, Earl Sweatshirt, Thundercat, and more! Follow along with tonight’s playlist below!
Got Yourself A Gun – NaS
Won’t Do – J Dilla
Beware – Big Sean
To honor the King of Rock and Roll, tonight’s Flashback was all about Elvis Presley, who passed away on this day in 1977.
1. Heartbreak Hotel – Elvis Presley
2. 96 Tears – ? & The Mysterians
3. A Big Hunk O’Love – Elvis Presley
4. Splish Splash – Bobby Darin Read More…
Heaven and Hell – Bible Black
King Diamond – Sleepless Nights
Aghora – Frames
Impact 89FM has been selected by mtvU for their College Radio Countdown during the week of August 20th, and we’re inviting YOU to come watch it with us! College Radio Countdown gives college radio stations across the country the opportunity to call out their favorite videos on mtvU, and share them with the world! Come by Impact’s newly remodeled studio on August 20th at 8pm, to hangout with our staff, enjoy some pizza and boardgames, and watch the episode premier at 9pm! Check out this Facebook event for more details on the party. Our Countdown features the top-ten music videos that represent WDBM, and is paired with a hilarious introduction video that the Impact staff made specially for this occasion! Stay tuned to Impact89FM.org leading up to the premier for some behind the scenes action from our College Radio Countdown introduction video shoot!
This week’s blues will feature artist Robert Cray, and others like Eric Clapton, Luther Allison, and Johnny Winter. Get ready for a blues overdose because we’ll be playing them til midnight!
Robert Cray – Got To Make A Comeback – Heritage Of The Blues
Eric Clapton – Standin’ Round Cryin’ – From The Cradle
Albert King – Crosscut Saw – Born Under A Bad Sign