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VIDEO PREMIERE: James Gardin – “I Try” (Live @ The Intersection)

VIDEO PREMIERE: James Gardin – “I Try” (Live @ The Intersection)

Impact 89FM | WDBM

January 15, 2014

Local artist James Gardin (formerly known as P.H.I.L.T.H.Y.) starts the night off right by kickin' some words of wisdom at The Intersection in Grand Rapids, Mich. More James Gardin: https://soundcloud.com/jamesgardin

Torch and Twang 1/14/14 (Best of 2013)

Torch and Twang 1/14/14 (Best of 2013)

January 14, 2014

Tonight, Torch & Twang celebrates 2013 with the 10 best Americana records that came through the Impact the last 12 months. Featuring Mandolin Orange, Ruth Moody, Stephen Kellogg, Jason Isbell and more! Playlist: Link Wray- Rawhide- T&T Intro _____ Will Hoge Never Give In - A Different Man - Good...

Afterglow 1/12

Afterglow 1/12

January 12, 2014

The snow has thawed, and Devin is back in the studio to bring you another edition of the Afterglow! Tonight she will be giving away tickets to see Phutureprimitive at the Loft, courtesy of Further Frequencies! But there's more! Devin will also be giving away tickets to see Emancipator Ensemble at the Inte...

The Vibe ~ 1/11/14

The Vibe ~ 1/11/14

Sam Riddle

January 11, 2014

On tonight's edition of The Vibe, you'll hear new tracks from Rich Homie Quan, Young Thug, Bodega Bamz, Kid Ink and more! Tune in at 9:30 to win tickets to see Juicy J and FowL at MSU's Auditorium on 1/18. Follow the playlist below: Ms. Jackson - Outkast On Sight - Kanye West SH!T - Future ft....

Flashback 1/10/14

Flashback 1/10/14

Chelsea Stein

January 10, 2014

Flashback was silky smooth tonight - Chelbucket featured artists like Spyro Gyra. Lou Rawls, Herbie Hancock, and other jazz musicians to ease our way in to the new semester. Check out the 'feel good' set right here: Mister Magic - Grover Washington, Jr. Westwood Moon - Spyro Gyra Give Me The...

Torch and Twang 1/7/14

Torch and Twang 1/7/14

January 7, 2014

Torch and Twang is back for 2014! Four hours of the best that Americana has to offer to help you warm up from the frigid Michigan weather. Tonight, we feature music from the new Coen Brothers film Inside Llewyn Davis, plus a new Roseanne Cash record! Playlist: Link Wray- Rawhide- T&T Intro _____ Mando...

Flashback 1/3/14

Flashback 1/3/14

Chelsea Stein

January 3, 2014

Happy New Year from the Impact!! Tonight Chelbucket took us on a trip back in time to cover her highlights from 2013 with artists such as Smash Mouth, Shaggy, and Led Zeppelin.  She also gave our ears a taste of what is to come for 2014: The Crew Cuts, Frank Sinatra and more! Remember, the best is yet to come! We Ar...

Staff Year End List: Assistant Music Director Stacey Karl’s Top 10 Albums of 2013

Staff Year End List: Assistant Music Director Stacey Karl’s Top 10 Albums of 2013

Sam Riddle

January 3, 2014

1. Thee Oh Sees–Floating Coffin I pre-ordered this record without even hearing it because, 1. I was pretty fond of the album art and 2. It’s THEE OH SEES.  Needless to say I wasn’t disappointed in the slightest.  John Dwyer is basically the reason I keep living.  He turned 39 this year and ...

The Top 10 K-Pop and K-Indie Songs of 2011

January 4, 2012

  Each year here at WDBM, the station staff votes for our favorite songs of the past year.  I love year-end lists, and usually have no trouble contributing my votes, however when I looked at the hundreds of songs that have been added to The Impact’s daily rotation in the past year, I c...

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