broadcasts 24 hours a day every day online
(also via TuneIn Radio
) and on WRAS-FM
from 7 p.m.-5 a.m. on 88.5 FM on weekdays and from 6pm-8am on weekends.
WRAS is located at 88.5 on the FM dial in Atlanta and operates at 100,000 watts of effective radiated power. It can also be picked up throughout much of Northern Georgia and bordering areas within neighboring states, Tennessee, Alabama, and the Carolinas.
Album 88′s programming consists of a wide variety of content, including:
An up-to-date mix of indie-rock, indie-pop, electronica and hip-hop music. Album 88 derives its name from the fact that it does not emphasize singles, but a variety of cuts from the various artists that are in regular rotation.
The station features student-read news during weekday broadcasts. These updates occur at top-of-the-hour backtracks. Additionally, the WRAS news presents The Hub every Friday from 10-11 a.m., profiling a variety of news stories & events.
Additionally, the radio station features several syndicated informational programs Radio Dialogue (Monday 10-10:30 a.m.), With Good Reason (Tuesday, 10-10:30 a.m.) and the Commonwealth Club of California (Wednesday 10-11 a.m.).
These one-to-two-hour blocks are dedicated to specific genres of music ranging from local music, soundtrack music, blues/jazz, instrumental hip-hop, indie-rock, electronica and beyond. A full description of WRAS specialty shows is found online.
WRAS broadcasts select GSU football and men’s and women’s basketball games as well as selected baseball games. For more information visit Georgia State Athletics.