Barbershop Blues Concert Series

Wow that was fun! Thank you to everyone who came out. Thank you to everyone who supported the events. Thank you to our sponsors. Thank you Nathan’s Barbershop especially. And thank you blues performers. This was a series of concerts and jam sessions that won’t soon be forgotten. Once we get our ducks back in […]

The 2017 International Blues Challenge on WDIF-LP

(Description from the official website: www.blues.org) The International Blues Challenge represents an worldwide search for the Blues Band and Solo/Duo Blues Acts ready to perform on the international stage, yet just needing that extra big break. Each Affiliate of The Blues Foundation has the right to send a band and a solo/duo act to represent […]

Coming in June: The 2017 International Blues Challenge

Starting the first full week of June, WDIF-LP will be airing live performances from the finalists of the 2017 International Blues Challenge that was held earlier this year in Memphis, Tennessee by The Blues Foundation. Blues societies from all over the world hold local contests and send their winners to this week-long festival of blues […]

We Want Marion News!

If your organization has an event coming up, please let us know! E-mail it to us at news@975wdif.com, and we’ll read it on the air during our live shows! We want to know about all of the blood drives, car shows, fund raisers, poker runs, free movie nights, parties, etc. etc. etc. going on in […]

The WDIF-LP Barbershop Blues Concert & Jam Series!

BUY YOUR TICKETS HERE Introducing the WDIF-LP Blues Concert & Jam Series! Brought to you by WDIF-LP and our amazing partners J. Gumbo’s of Delaware and Nathan’s Barbershop! Come out to the spacious Nathan’s Barbershop in downtown Marion every Wednesday in May to experience an intimate concert with some of Ohio’s premier blues bands! Tickets […]

WDIF-LP Receives Blues Portraits from MCI

                MARION, OH (February 27, 2017) – On February 23rd, members of WDIF-LP, a low-power, non-profit radio station in Marion, Ohio, were invited out to the Marion Correctional Institution for a special blues concert put on by the inmates in their gymnasium. During the show, four large portraits […]

What’s New for January and 2017?

Hi, everybody! We’ve got some exciting stuff going on this month that I’d like to share with you – some little, some big, but all of it awesome! For the nerds reading today (of which I am one), consider this your monthly patch notes. And for the older folks reading this, that will make absolutely […]

What’s going on with the station?! (December Update)

Hi Everyone! Thanks to all of the support we’ve received from you and our sponsors, we’re able to do some upgrades AND we’re going to be moving into our brand new studio very soon! So as we make these moves, there may be some transmission interruptions. You may have noticed some problems with the over-the-air […]

Our Fundraiser Was a Huge Success!

Wow. Just wow. Our fundraiser at Nathan’s Barbershop was just… wow. Including personal donations, we raised over $3,000 to keep us rocking into 2017! Thank you, thank you, a million times thank you to everyone who stopped out, who was on the air with me, to those who sponsor the station, and to you listening […]

Marion’s First Annual BBQ & Blues Festival Was Awesome!!

It was a big success! We had over a thousand people come out to Marion’s very first blues festival! Thank you so much to everyone who braved the cold night to come out and rock with us. And we loved chatting with each and every one of you about blues music, this new station, and […]