• July 4 Gather ‘Round: LIVE Bluegrass with Max Wareham & The Morning Bugle

    Gather ‘Round each Saturday night from 8-9 for WTJU Folk‘s concert series; both archived and live. There will be shows from The Prism Coffeehouse and VA Folklife archives mixed in with some from our announcers’ own libraries. And you never know when a live concert might pop up!  91.1 FM around Charlottesville, 102.9 FM down […]

  • This website is now officially award-winning

    WTJU is the recipient of TWO awards from the Virginia Association of Broadcasters this year: Best Website and Best Station Promo (both in the “non-commercial radio” category). Like our trophies? We certainly are pretty proud of our website, which was built by Vibethink and maintained by Lewis Reining and WTJU mega-volunteer Pete Yadlowsky. The winning […]

  • A Musical Tribute to Film Composer James Horner

    Composer James Horner, who has died in an airplane crash aged 61, won two Oscars for writing the soundtrack to James Cameron’s Titanic (1997) and a number of Oscar nominations for other Hollywood blockbusters, including Braveheart (1995) and A Beautiful Mind (2001), the story of John Nash, who died in a car crash exactly one […]

  • Atlantic Weekly at Charlottesville City Market, June 27

    Atlantic Weekly returns to the Charlottesville City Market this Saturday morning, June 27, between 8 am and noon.  They will chat with some of the vendors, and several musicians will stop by to perform. Currently scheduled to stop by are John Kelly & John Tracy, who will be at C’Ville Coffee that same evening, as well […]

  • Donate your vehicle to WTJU!

    Getting a new car? Got plans for your old one? Don’t trade it, donate it! Before you head to the dealer, plan on donating your vehicle to WTJU. Usually the value you’ll receive for your donation will meet or exceed what the dealer will offer you as a trade-in. Besides cars, our vehicle donation program […]

  • Folk & Beyond’s Best of the Worst, June 18

    Coming up Thursday afternoon, June 18, from 4-6 on WTJU, Folk & Beyond will deliver the “Best of the Worst.”  WTJU is one of the few places on the radio dial where you don’t get inundated with the worst of the pop tunes.  But what if talented artists covered some of the worst pop tunes?  […]

  • Donate to WTJU’s “Below the Radar” June appeal

    The world is filled with great original music. And so are your ears thanks to WTJU. Right now, we’re raising the money it takes to finish the budget year strong, and our goal is to raise $10,000 this month. We want to do it without interrupting our programming, so we’re going below the radar. The […]

  • May 30 Gather Round: Norman & Nancy Blake at The Prism (1995)

    Gather ‘Round each Saturday night from 8-9 for WTJU Folk‘s concert series; both archived and live. There will be shows from The Prism Coffeehouse and VA Folklife archives mixed in with some from our announcers’ own libraries. And you never know when a live concert might pop up! Tonight’s concert comes out of The Prism […]

  • WTJU Presents Pierre Bensusan at The Southern Cafe & Music Hall, May 28

    WTJU is delighted to present Pierre Bensusan at The Southern Cafe and Music Hall on Thursday, May 28th.  The concert will start at 8 pm.  For additional details, visit TheSouthernCville.com, or of course wtju.net. “The way the guitar would want to sound if it played itself.” Winner of the Independent Music Award, in the Live […]