• WTJX Gets a New Name and a New Tower

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    It turns out that WTJX is actually an NPR-affiliated station in the Virgin Islands so our student station has spent the last several months searching for a suitable alternative callsign. WASP, WTJR , WTOP, WTJT, WTJO..Nothing was quite right. Turns out, the answer was in front of their eyes the whole time: WXTJ So our […]

  • WTJX’s Year End Best-of List

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    The crew at WTJX has come together and collectively compiled a list of some of their favorite songs from 2014 along with their commentary. The list (by Artist) is in no particular order: Kate Tempest Goat Sylvan Esso Rubblebucket Arms and Sleepers Owen Pallett Xiu Xiu St. Vincent Aphex Twin The Hotelier” Rich Gang” No […]

  • WTJX DJs of the Week: The Velvet Ongrounds

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    Isabella VanKesteren, Kathryn Fink, and Emma Wright host “The Velvet Ongrounds” every Monday from 4-6pm. Isabella VanKesteren: …a girl from the Eastern Shore of Virginia (the little Peninsula connected to Maryland that is often left off of maps) with a fiery passion for music, puppies, adventures, and s’mores. I am a second year still waiting […]

  • WTJX DJs of the Week: Jim Clarke and Andrew Kovalenko (Jim and Andrew in the Morning)

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    Jim and Andrew’s Saturday morning radio show has become impressively popular. Why is this? Perhaps it is because they read Jaden Smith tweets on air. Perhaps it is because they play pirate songs (no joke). Perhaps it is because they spread the false hope that they will play your requests. Perhaps it is because their […]

  • WTJX DJ of the Week: Lauren Shauer and Peter Stebbins

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    DJs of the Week Lauren Shauer and Peter Stebbins of “Stebbins to the Shauer” Tune in Mondays 10am-noon and enjoy their musical musings and sonic soliloquies Lauren Shauer: I’m Lauren, a 4th year majoring in criticism (it’s a very prestigious program). My eyes are two different colors (as a kind, random stranger once called, “dog eyes”). […]

  • WTJX is Back!

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    Our student-run station WTJX has returned. WTJX ended its first year in operation with over 120 volunteers and a schedule full of wonderful free-form music shows (and a special programming segment highlighting various members of the UVA community). You can listen live below: Over the next several weeks, we’ll be integrating WTJX into the main […]

  • May Day Rock Show

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    On Thursday May 1st, WTJX and The Declaration present a May Day rock show in the UVA Chapel. The show features sets by Worse Curses, Monika, Nu Depth, Y’all, and New Boss, plus a surprise guest band. That’s Thursday May 1st, from 7pm until midnight in the UVA Chapel. The show is free and it’s open […]