Our Studios May Be Closed, But We Are Still On The Air

By Bryan Curtiss, Writer

Last week, it was decided that the Free Press Carriage House would be closed until further notice. What does that mean necessarily? Does it mean that your favorite locally produced show will be going on an extended hiatus? Not quite. The decision to go on hiatus is solely on the producers of a respective show.

WCRS-FM is not the only radio station located at the Free Press Carriage House. WGRN 94.1 FM also records shows in the studio as well. Some shows are not produced in the studios at all, but in people’s homes (or studios), while some other shows that have been recorded at the Free Press Carriage House, including The DJBC Happy Hour, have moved to being recorded at home, and a few other shows will be on hiatus.

The Columbus Free Press Newspaper is also produced in the Free Press Carriage House. However, the Free Press did not print an April Issue, and will not be printing one in May either.

During this Coronavirus Pandemic, there has been a lot of good in the community during all of the chaos of people being laid off, companies being forced to close, and everyone being required to Stay at Home.

Ohio has taken an aggressive approach to the Pandemic, with people helping out others in need. There are the medical personnel, first responders, grocery store team members, bus drivers, and other essential workers who are risking their lives on a daily basis to do their jobs. Thank you.

Through all that, WCRS FM is still on the air, and is not going anywhere. Our show producers are just doing their shows from home, to weather this storm.
We are all in this together.


Wes Flexner's Rock N Roll Show 4.08.2020

Wes Flexner's Rock N Roll
92.7 / 98.3

Bill Withers - Grandma's Hands
Bill Withers - Harlem
Kraftwerk - Ruckzuck
WYD - Death
RJD2-20 Grand Palace
Snarls - What's It Take
Duck Sauce - Smiley Face
Wes Montgomery- Yesterday
Neu! - Hallogallo
Grover Washington Jr. - Just the Two of Us feat. Bill Withers
BSA Rap Radio 92.7 /98.3 7 pm tomorrow
RJD2 - No Helmet Up Indianola

Wes Flexner's Rock N Roll Show 04/01/2020

Wes Flexner's Rock N Roll Show
7pm wednesdays 92.7 / 98.3

Adrian Younge - Ready To Love
Bikini Kill - I Like F*cking
Kid Cudi -Beavis and Butthead to Score A Flex
GG Allin - Outlaw Scumf*ck
Frank Ocean - Dear April
Duck Sauce - Smiley Face
DJ A-trak ---------"Make Someone Feel Better With Music" ----------
Adrian Younge - Something About That April
song for my friend named April who lives in Columbus
Sweet Valley - Stay Calm
DJ Apryl Reign scratch section.
Kid Cudi- Dat New New
Common - Leader Crib Love ft. A-Trak
Duck Sauce - Smiley Face
"Make Someone Feel Better With Music"
Jessica's lullaby sung in Cudi cadence
RJD2 - No Helmet Up Indianola
Necro - I Need Drugs
Duck Sauce - Smiley Face
"Make Someone Feel Better With Music" --- this includes laughter .
Jay Swifa- Shimmy Shimmy

Wes Flexner's Rock N Roll Show March 25 2020

Wes Flexner's Rock N Roll Show
92.7 / 98.3
7 pm Wednesdays

Snarls - Walk In The Woods
Snarls - Marbles
Snarls - What's It Take
Which Beer company benefits from the name.
Throbbing Gristle -20 Jazz Funk Greats
Bayeté - Free Angela Thoughts And All I've Got To Say
Screaming Jay Hawkins - I Put a Spell on You
Flying Lotus - _And The World Laughs With You ft. Thom Yorke
was sex better during 911
Throbbing Gristle - Convincing People
Radiohead - 2 + 2 = 5
Deathly Fighter-Fame
Childish Gambino - 32.22
washing beer cans under hot water
DJ Jubilee- Get Ready Ready
Curren$y & Fendi P - Swang
Big Freedia - Chasing Rainbows feat. Kesha
The Showboys are From NY
SIAK-Digital Mirror
RJD2 featuring STS and Khari Mateen-Pull Up On Love

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Wes Flexner's Rock N Roll Show march 18th 2020

wes flexner's rock n roll show
7pm wednesdays

Mouse on Mars - Tear To My Eye
Big Black - The Model
Soccer Mommy - Bloodstream
Radiohead -Idioteque.wav
wes flexner 92.7 98.3 columbus community radio
the next song covid psa
DJ Assault Ass N Titties
wes flexner is thankful for irrigation
Throbbing Gristle -20 Jazz Funk Greats
SIAK - 2020 Vision
Deathly Fighter-Fame
wes flexner's favorite satire
Throbbing Gristle - Convincing People
Times New Viking - Ladders
Flying Lotus And The World Laughs With You ft. Thom Yorke
Throbbing Gristle- Exotica
wes flexner's rock n roll wes
Snarls - Walk In The Woods
Snarls - What's It Take?
Frankie Knuckles - The Whistle Song
Cybotron - Clear

RIP Genesis P. Orridge

Wes flexner's Rock N Roll Show March 11

wes flexner's rock n roll show
92.7 / 98.3

Dinosaur Jr. - Freak Scene
Snarls - Marbles
wes flexner's rock n roll show march eleventh
Kneeling In Piss-Song About Quiting the Cafe
Snarls - Walk In The Woods
Turnstile - Real Thing
kneeling in piss 1 year anniversary
Kneeling In Piss- Theme Song
The Slits - Shoplifting
Vacation-Hole That Once Held a Screw
Siak- 2020 Vision
Yves Tumor - Applaud ft. Hirakish & Napolian
The Raincoats - Adventures Close To Home
Wes Flexner doesn't know if the Slits ever visited Columbus. Tim Ansett would know
The Supremes - It's Time to Break Down
Kneeling in Piss-Social Scene
Drama - Years
Snarls - What's It Take
Stereolab - Lo Boob Oscillator
wes bsa rap radio tomorrow 7 pm
RJD2 featuring STS and Khari Mateen- Pull Up On Love
Wild Style

Wes Flexner's Rock N Roll Show 3/04/2020

Wes Flexner's Rock N Roll Show
wednesdays 92.7/98.3

Snarls - Marbles
Drama - Years
Sleater-Kinney - Love
Wes Flexner interviewed Snarls in the new issue of the Free Press
Rahsaan Roland Kirk - Day Dream
Khruangbin & Leon Bridge- ‘C-Side’
Great Planes - Letter To a Fanzine
Thundercat - 'Black Qualls feat. Steve Lacy & Steve Arrington
Mazzy Star - Look On Down From The Bridge
SIAK - 2020 Vision
Snarls - Walk In The Woods
Sonic Youth - Kool Thing ft. Mr. Chuck D
Wes Flexner discusses Bernie Sanders and Mr. Chuck D
Snarls - What's It Take
Beat Happening- Foggy Eyes
Stereolab - Au Grand Jour
Soccer Mommy - Bloodstream

Wes Flexner's Rock N Roll Show 2/26/2020

Wes Flexner's Rock N Roll Show 92.7/98.3

2020-02-26 19:00:0 DJ Shadow - Midnight In A Perfect World 4:49.2
2020-02-26 19:04:36 G.I.S.M.-Document One. 2:53.6
2020-02-26 19:07:27 JaySwifa - Shimmy Shimmy 2:36.1
2020-02-26 19:10:01 Diplo Rhythm 4:53.0
2020-02-26 19:15:43 Flying Lotus ft. Thom Yorke - And The World Laughs With You 2:55.0
2020-02-26 19:18:44 Los Crudos - Somos Peligrosos 2:37.6
2020-02-26 19:21:19 Madlib - Shades of Madlib 3:41.6
2020-02-26 19:25:01 Beefeater - Freditude 2:14.4
2020-02-26 19:27:15 Soccer Mommy - Bloodstream 5:39.6
2020-02-26 19:33:33 2020 SIAK - 2020 vision 5:41.8
2020-02-26 19:39:15 Life Sentence - No Experience Necessary 2:43.3
2020-02-26 19:41:58 Rashad Thomas- The Spark 4:11.0
2020-02-26 19:46:26 Roland Kirk - The Creole Love Call 3:55.2
2020-02-26 19:50:15 Vacation - Better Days 3:12.6
2020-02-26 19:53:27 Snarls - Marbles 2:29.4
2020-02-26 19:55:52 RJD2(featuring STS and Khari Mateen)-Pull Up On Love 3:36.8

Wes Flexner's Rock N Roll Show 02/19/2020

Wes Flexner's Rock N Roll Show
7pm wednesdays
92.7 98.4

2020-02-19 19:00:06 The Faction - Why Save the Whales.wav 2:21.3
2020-02-19 19:02:27 Wes Flexner Doesn't Actually Know If The Whales Need saved.wav 1:05.9
2020-02-19 19:03:33 Spazz - Droppin' Many Ravers.mp3 40.4
2020-02-19 19:04:13 Drama - Years.wav 3:47.3
2020-02-19 19:08:00 Wes Flexner's thinks maybe an incredibly attractive women could like the band Earth Crisis in 2020.wav 49.7
2020-02-19 19:08:50 Septic Death- Thaw Cold War.wav 1:07.4
2020-02-19 19:09:57 Snarls - Marbles 2:29.4
2020-02-19 19:12:22 Jayswifa - Shimmy Shimmy 2:36.1
2020-02-19 19:14:57 Cheater Slicks - Feel Free 3:40.3
2020-02-19 19:18:37 KMB - keeping up.wav 2:56.2
2020-02-19 19:21:31 Wes Flexner rock n roll show segment 3.wav 19.6
2020-02-19 19:21:51 Crass- Punk Is Dead 1:48.2
2020-02-19 19:23:39 Slapshot wasn't harassing Crass.wav 46.8
2020-02-19 19:24:26 The Exploited - Punks Not Dead.wav 1:54.1
2020-02-19 19:26:28 Slapshot - Punks Dead, You're Next.wav 3:31.8
2020-02-19 19:29:59 Slapshot wasn't harrassing Crass.wav 36.8
2020-02-19 19:30:36 Incredible Bong Band - In a Gadda Da Vida - 1973 7:44.1
2020-02-19 19:38:19 Renee Dion & Jon Rogers - 51st & Cornell edited.wav 2:32.9
2020-02-19 19:40:51 Gorrilla Biscuits- High Hopes.wav 2:25.0
2020-02-19 19:43:14 JFA-Great Equalizer.wav 1:57.5
2020-02-19 19:45:08 wes flexner rock n roll two nineteen twenty,wav.wav 51.7
2020-02-19 19:46:00 Rashad - Make Love 2 This.wav 3:35.1
2020-02-19 19:49:35 Son Little - Never Give Up.wav 3:38.7
2020-02-19 19:53:13 Karp - 30 Ton Press.wav 1:59.6
2020-02-19 19:55:09 RJD2 was friends with some people who were involved with the Neil House which doesn't have anything to do with Crass or Earth Crisis. Contextually relevant to Karp 1:12.4
2020-02-19 19:56:21 RJD2(featuring STS and Khari Mateen)-Pull Up On Love.wav 3:36.8

Equity, Prosperity Among Highlights In Ginther's State of The City


Equity and Prosperity were the highlights of Columbus Mayor Andrew J. Ginther’s State of the City Address on Thursday night at historic West High School in the Westgate neighborhood in the Hilltop, which was prominently featured in Ginther’s address.

The theme of Ginther’s Address was about equity. As soon as Ginther said, “Equity is the corner stone of my administration,” a protester disrupted the speech by demanding action. Ginther said, “I see you and I hear you, and I look forward to meeting with you, to hear your voices” to quell the protests from further disrupting Ginther’s address in a packed school auditorium.

After the protesters were escorted out of the Auditorium by Columbus Police Officers, Ginther continued his speech by saying, “Dissent is the highest form of patriotism”.

In his speech, Ginther talked about equality, from combatting the housing crisis and the opioid crisis, to combatting the racial barriers in our community, such as improving the city’s toxic police/community relations. “It’s time for us to discuss the long-term effects going forward, and to explore Racism as a public health crisis,” Ginther said about the racial inequality in Columbus.

Neighborhoods have been the core of the Ginther Administration from the beginning. Ginther announced big plans for Linden, that are part of the One Linden Plan. Construction is in progress for a new Fire Station 16 on Oakland Park Avenue in North Linden. Homeport will be working on a “Downtown Linden” project at the corner of Cleveland and Myrtle Avenues. $ 20 Million will be invested in an overhaul of the Hudson Street Thoroughfare as part of the One Linden Plan.

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