Monmouth University is pleased to announce that its student-run radio station, 88.9 WMCX-FM, has been nominated for an Asbury Music Award in the category of “Top Radio/Internet Station to Support Live Music.” WMCX was previously nominated in 2012 for the same category.
88.9 WMCX-FM, located in the Plangere Center at Monmouth University, is a student-run radio station. It has 1,000 watts of power and transmits over a 35-mile radius. Its goal is to train students for future broadcasting careers. Music programming includes Rock n’ Roll, Alternative, Metal, Reggae, Dance, Soul, and R&B. WMCX-FM also features regular newscasts, talk shows, sporting events, and special interviews. Its staff is diverse, coming from various fields of study, and is dedicated to making the station successful.