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 […]

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 […]

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 […]