Classic Blues Hour + Massive Playlist Update

We’ve updated our master blues playlist with 360 new blues tunes! They’re new in the sense that they’re new to us. This playlist update includes classics that we forgot to include, new stuff from established artists, and new stuff from Ohio artists. Plus we’ve moved the really, really old blues music to its own show. […]

Blues Plate Specials

Blues Plate Specials – Every Sunday @ 10:00pm Every Sunday at 10:00pm, we’re playing some of the hippest, exclusive live BLUES shows. We’ve got The 2017 International Blues Challenge finalists, live blues albums, and for the first 5 shows: Live recordings of the bands at our 2nd Annual Blues & BBQ Festival! (Past shows will […]

The 2017 Blues & BBQ Festival Was Amazing!

If we had one word to describe this festival, it would be “happy.” We’re so happy that so many people could come out to this event – with record attendance! We had just shy of 2,000 people come out, and if it wouldn’t have been for that sudden drop off in temps at nightfall, I […]

New Page for the Blues & BBQ Event

Click the event poster for details on this awesome event!!!

Sponsors & Vendors Needed for Our Event!

We are looking for sponsors and vendors for our 2nd Annual Blues & BBQ Festival on Saturday, September 30th. Sponsors receive a bunch of amazing perks: radio announcements on this station for the rest of 2017, banner placement on/near the main stage, display on the big digital billboard on-site for a couple days leading up […]

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 […]