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NPR Music is bringing back their Tiny Desk contest, asking unknown bands and musicians all over the country to film themselves performing one song at a desk of their choice.

The contest will be sponsored for the second year by Lagunitas Brewing Company, and will secure a spot at the iconic performance space and a U.S. tour with NPR Music.

Radio Still Fuels Music Discovery

Aug 20, 2012

The Huffington Post’s recent article about a Nielson study on music consumption reveals that Americans largely find new music through radio. This article also brings to light the happiness factor of radio.

Read more about these radio findings here.

On this edition of Inside Florida Tech, we sit down with music program members, David Jarkey, Melissa Sharp and Rob Stone about the upcoming music events that will be happening around campus. You can listen to the interview and find out more about the events right here. It will also be playing Friday, April 6 at 8:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.

Looking for a healthy and exciting outing this weekend? Join in the fun of the Melbourne and Beaches Music Marathon. It’s an event with varied opportunities for individuals and families, including 5k and 8k races, a hand cycle race, full and half marathons, with more than twenty musical acts along the courses. Activities for children include a free kids run with a very special guest leading the way.

In December of 2011 Todd Kennedy shared his Top 30 of 2011. This week, we would like to hear from you about your favorite Top CDs of 2011. You don't need to be a music expert or a journalist; we simply want to invite you to share the titles of the CDs and tracks that most impressed you in 2011. Need some inspiration?
Revisit Sound Waves Top list and share your comments.

Sound Waves' Top 30 for 2011 (Published in Dec. 2011)

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