WRIR 2014 Spring Fund Drive

Join us for the WRIR Spring 2014 Fund Drive – ten days in March full of live music and special programing and in-station events. The Fund Drive will be kicked off March 14th at Strange Matter featuring local bands. For a donation of $50, you will receive a t-shirt designed by Shine Marketing for the.. read more →

Liz Scoggins: WRIR Volunteer or the Year

Shine’s very own Liz Scoggins was honored as the WRIR Volunteer of the Year at the WRIR Party for the Rest of Us on February 7th at the Renaissance Ballroom. read more →

WRIR Party for the Rest of Us

Help WRIR 97.3 celebrate their 9th birthday at the annual Party Rest of Us on Friday, February 7th at Renaissance Ballroom. The event will showcase local music talent including Fun Size, the Ar-Kaics, Hypercolor, Herro Sugar, River City Taiko and the Colloquial Orchestra. Doors open at 7 pm. Admission is $10 with all proceeds going.. read more →

WRIR Presents: A Richmond Music History Tour

On September 28th, WRIR Presents: A Richmond Music History Tour. Join Richmond music historian Gregg Kimball, Don Harrison and their able WRIR assistants as they take you on a two hour journey through your city’s music history. From the “Harlem of the South” days of the Hippodrome to the site of the original GWAR Slave.. read more →

Volume 3: a four-day Richmond music festival to benefit WRIR

Join Shine, WRIR and Commonwealth of Notions in celebrating Richmond music on four different nights with nineteen unique artists at four local venues from July 18th-21st. For all information go to the WRIR website. Follow The Show on Commonwealth of Notions Facebook page or on  Twitter at @CmmnWlthfNtns and Live on the Air Wednesdays from.. read more →

Come out and celebrate National Record Store Day with WRIR & local, independent record stores!

The needle drops on Saturday, April 20, as WRIR FM 97.3 partners with five local, independent record stores to celebrate National Record Store Day! Join us at Plan 9 Music, Deep Groove, Steady Sounds, Vinyl Conflict and Turnstyle for live music, DJs, and a scavenger hunt! Here’s the schedule so far: Plan 9 Music (3017.. read more →

WRIR Billboard

Look for the new digital billboard that we did for WRIR 97.3! It will be in Richmond, VA along I-64 at Diversity Thrift over the next few weeks! read more →

Cultsha Xpo

Cultsha Xpo 2012 on Saturday, June 23rd was an immersion into all that Richmond has to offer culturally. Over 70 Richmond-area cultural and art non-profit organizations participated in the event sponsored by CultureWorks. It was an impressive gathering of art, music, dance, history, science and local attractions showcasing all they offer our community. Two non-profits.. read more →