Cast your vote for the 2017 Blues Music Awards!

As a member of The Blues Foundation, we have a vote on this year’s Blues Music Awards Nominees. So we figured, let’s have some fun with it and open it up to our listeners! Check out this survey we put together, and vote on who you think deserves the award for each category! Then we’ll […]

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 […]

The “48 for 18” Radio Marathon!

Check back here for more info on scheduled interviews and performances!! (From our press release, altered a bit for the site) In an attempt to raise enough money to keep them on the air for all of 2017, the manager of WDIF-LP 97.5 FM is going to broadcast live downtown at Nathan’s Barbershop on the […]

New show! Off the Mat: Fantasy Wrestling

If you’ve ever had one of those fun conversations about who would beat who if they were both in their prime, then this is your show. It’s called Off the Mat: What If Wrestling, and it’s hosted by Joker and Big Dogg – a couple of local wrestling fanatics! They discuss just that, and they […]

More Music Mondays

Tune in every Monday at 7:00pm for our new one-hour show called More Music Mondays! This show will highlight all of the new music we’re adding to the master blues playlist. It could be old recordings, local music, or anything in between! One of our station’s biggest criticisms is that we don’t announce songs and […]

WDIF at the 2016 Columbus Blues Challenge

The Columbus Blues Alliance was kind enough to ask us to come down and be a judge for this amazing competition. Eleven blues bands/musicians competed for the right to perform at the International Blues Competition in Memphis, TN in January 2017. Every performer was just amazing. From the teenagers who are phenoms in the making […]

WDIF to Promote Local Live Music!

If you want to know what live local bands are playing in Marion this month, tune in to WDIF-LP 97.5 FM everyday at 3:00pm and 5:00pm for our new “Live Marion Music Calendar!” We will be announcing all of the local and regional bands that are playing in Marion that we know about!** ** Now […]