Boombox the Lockdown was a virtual “simultaneous listening” event hosted by WORT that took place on Sunday, May 3 noon-5 pm. This was the 3rd Community Boombox event hosted by WORT, following Boombox the Wasteland in June 2011 and BBTW 2 in September 2013 which were co-produced and organized by musician, producer and community activist Wendy […]
Last summer when we were planning a trip to East Africa, our Safari operator mentioned a music festival in Zanzibar. The Sauti Za Busara Festival is in its 17th year and includes performers from all over Africa. The schedule coincided nicely with our Tanzania national parks tour. Representing WORT, we received press credentials and were […]
A monthly meeting to discuss the vast array of technological issues facing WORT. From anti-virus to transmitters, we cover it all.
The 2019 WORT Record Riot is on Saturday, November 23rd from 1 til 4 pm at the Art In, 1444 East Washington Avenue. We’re back at it again and will be offering the public the best of what we’ve cleaned out of the nooks and crannies here at the station as well as donated vinyl […]
Community solar projects offer utility customers a simple way to go solar by signing up for a program to procure their energy from a large scale solar project offered by the utility. Community solar is a great alternative if you want to go solar but you may not have the perfect roof to install solar. […]
If you live in a coastal city like Jakarta, Miami Beach, or Tuvalu, you’re only too familiar with the effects of climate change. Even in the continental interior, as in Wisconsin, climate change is real. On September 9th, WORT reporter Helena White debuts her new series on the impact of Climate Change on Wisconsin. Helena […]