Revisiting the 1960’s British Blues Explosion

John Mayall's Bluesbreakers, Blues Incorporated, Free, Yardbirds, Ten Years After, Peter Green-era Fleetwood Mac, and the list goes on for 1960's era British heavyweights who were inspired by the Chicago and Mississippi Delta Blues scenes. Be sure to join veteran WSCA DJ Mark Lefebvre as he visits this and other sub-genres of deep album rock of the 60's and 70's on Earache My Eye, coming to you each Saturday from 7-9 AM beginning January 7, 2017.

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PWR BTTM @ 3s Artspace

Queer Punk duo, PWR BTTM  will be bringing their powerful Arthouse rock show to Portsmouth on October 22nd.  Tickets are available online at 3sarts.org PWR BTTM is Liv Bruce and Ben Hopkins who play empowering punk/pop tunes that celebrate individuality.  The band formed at  Bard College and released their debut studio album, Ugly Cherries, on Father/Daughter Records. [caption id="attachment_9565" align="alignright" width="312"] PWR BTTM : Ugly Cherries[/caption] Hear PWR BTTM on WSCA and listen to 106.1FM for your chance to score...

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Under The Radar Moves to Tuesday 10pm-Mid

Under The Radar moves to Tuesday night 10pm-Midnight!  Yes!  The Only Show That Matters is leaving the Monday 8-10pm slot that it has been in and steps over the line into the FCC approved "Free Speech Zone" on WSCA. The move will allow for additional music that had to be omitted from the earlier broadcast time due to lyrical content.  We are excited to be able bring listeners unedited content from artists such as, Against Me!, Downtown Boys, Harlem, The Spook School,...

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Crushed Out visits WSCA: Stream Skinny Dippin from Alien Ocean

Crushed Out stopped by the WSCA studios during their 2016 tour and shared cuts from their new release Alien Ocean.  Alien Ocean (2016) is Crushed Out’s most definitive, cohesive, fleshed out album to date. Frankie dubs drunken lap steel, bassy analog synths, electric piano and hammond organ, while Moselle brings her most inventive and passionate performances. Frankie’s signature shimmering clean to ripping fuzz guitar tone dances from 60’s surf to roaring cave creature. Alien Ocean tackles themes of order & chaos,...

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WSCA and Voices From The Heart present: The Phantom of The Opera

Join WSCA and Voices From The Heart for the screening of the original 1925 film classic The Phantom of The Opera, starring Lon Chaney.  The evening will include pipe organ accompaniment by award winning organist Zorada Temmingh of South Africa. Proceeds will go to support Voices From The Heart's 2018 humanitarian concert tour. A great evening and a great cause! Listen to WSCA 106.1 FM for your chance to win free tix.

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Hey! Where Is Your Stream?

WSCA is experiencing growing pains as we update and improve our broadcast network.  Unfortunately this means that listeners to our terrestrial broadcast and internet stream will be experiencing our pain too. We love you and apologize for any interruptions to our service.  We are putting your support dollars to work so that we can bring you improved programming and reliability. If your stream or radio signal is not available... please note that it is only temporary and check back soon....

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Clipper Football on WSCA

Portsmouth Community Radio will once again broadcast Portsmouth High School home Football Games on Friday nights this fall. This season’s broadcasts will begin with the home opener against arch rival Dover on September 9th and be followed by games against Winnacunnet on September 16th, Alvirne on September 23rd, Nashua North on October 14th and Nashua South on October 21st. Charlie Griffin and Tony Barret will begin their third season describing all the action and providing commentary. Airtime will be 6:45pm...

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Erection Results 2016 – Congratulations are in order…

[caption id="attachment_7745" align="alignleft" width="351"] Photo courtesy of Rick Pickford[/caption] Congratulation to WSCA and all our wonderful supporters who made it possible to complete our new broadcast tower project. We've done it!!! We love you! Thank you. Welcome to new listeners... WSCA-LP 106.1 FM - Portsmouth Community Radio - has been on the air since September 12, 2004.  We are a true "community" station offering an eclectic mix of local programming including talk, a variety of music programs including DJ hosted...

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Our New Tower Has Been Approved!

OUR TOWER HAS BEEN APPROVED! Last night (Oct. 13) we received the final go ahead to put up the tower that we assembled back in May (Photo:Rick Pickford). This is great news for Portsmouth Community Radio and something that has been worked relentlessly upon for almost 6 months..... thanks to Rick Pickford and Charlie Griffin for leading the way... and to anyone else who helped them get there! A quality signal that reaches an audience that is allowable under our...

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