As WRGW’s largest department, over 100 show hosts take to the airwaves each week to share their favorite albums, artists, deep cuts, and playlists with listeners worldwide. From indie rock to underground hip-hop, punk, and deep house, WRGW hosts are not just DJs but curators of sonic experiences.

The WRGW music department is committed to making our station an important part of the D.C. music community. Each year WRGW hosts a Battle of the Bands as well as Fall and Spring Gigs. We also partner with several venues around D.C. to provide our station members with ticket giveaways and opportunities for concert coverage. Some of our partners include:

Check out these previews of our partners’ upcoming shows.

Interested in partnering with us? In search of a DJ for your event? Looking to perform live in our studio?

Please email Anusha, Kendall, and Carolina at!

Follow us on Instagram @wrgwmusic to stay up to date on the latest WRGW events and music happenings.

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