Chance Drawing winners from Heatwave, 4/30/16

Thanks to all who attended the 35th Annual Tropical Heatwave in Ybor City… Especially to those who took a chance on buying a ticket to WIN!  Many lucky folks left the show before claiming these gifts ~ Here are the Chance Drawing Winners: Grand PRIZE: A WMNF BENEFIT PASS for […]

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Late Night Ticket Available at the Window (ticket window that is)

Do you already have plans for Saturday night? Sister is getting married (again???). You’re going to Spamalot with your company, or Purple Rain at Tampa Theater. You have to work. No worries! You can still get to see a bunch of great Tropical Heatwave bands. Yay, now it is a […]

Tropical Heatwave Bands Live on WMNF!

Friday: War & Treaty on the Morning Show Poetry Slam on Art in Your Ear The Get Right Band on Live Music Showcase   Saturday: Caravan of Thieves  (11:30) Vanessa Collier (12:15) Chuck Prophet  .  solo around 2pm Wreckless Eric,   70s Show Ra Ra Riot    – visiting remote […]

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4 Star Riot does Prince at THW16!

We were able to get one of the area’s biggest Prince fans to do a set of Prince at Heatwave. Four Star Riot returns to Tropical Heatwave! We are starting and ending with a riot this time around. They are going to do a set at New World Brewery at […]

Tropical Heatwave, SXSW, and the Survival of the Fittest Fest 6

by Laura Keane & JoEllen Schilke WMNF’s Tropical Heatwave heads into its 35th circle around the sun, with a few major changes planned. The Cuban Club, looking to become a player in mid-size concert venues, booked a big show the night before Heatwave, so the station decided, as Program Director […]

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Do you want to advertise in the Tropical Heatwave Program Guide? 4

We are making thousands of these, and handing them out before THW16. For nickels and dimes, my friends, you can get your ad into the program guide. It will have the schedule and the map in it that everyone will use, and sometimes people get the bands to sign it […]


WMNF @ GMF with THW tix

How many acronyms can I get in a title! WMNF will be at the Gasparilla Music Festival this weekend, doing a live remote broadcast with Scott Imrich’s Saturday Asylum show, from 4-6pm. WMNF djs will be there all weekend at the outreach table, and we will have some fun stuff […]