ICYMI: Philly's DJs share insight on how to grow audience, remain relevant and push the nightlife/music culture of the city forward during the 2017 Philly Fringe Festival. Hear their thoughts and make plans to go shake a tailfeather soon.
The Kimmel Center is holding a Drumline Battle Competition — and the winner will perform a 10 minute set as the opening act for DRUMLine LIVE on opening night, Thursday March 9. Click for entry details!
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WURD Program Director and host Stephanie Renée previews the National Museum of African American History and Culture on the National Mall.
In a world where people strive to do just enough to get by, it is necessary to acknowledge when you are blessed by genius in your midst. And to acknowledge how it affects you.
International music icon Prince has died at age 57.
Philadelphia City Council unanimously approved a resolution honoring Jackie Robinson last week. Read on for details about the resolution as well as information about WURD's own Jackie Robinson Day celebration on April 15.
A beautifully intricate Google Doodle featured earlier this week was created by Akilah Johnson, an African American 10th grader from Washington, D.C.'s Eastern Senior High School, who won the "Doodle 4 Google" student competition.