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The future of radio on WYXR

A deeper look at the content and mission of the rebranded WUMR

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 05, 2020 6:00 AM CT | Published: August 04, 2020 6:31 PM CT
Eric Barnes
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Eric Barnes

Eric Barnes is CEO of The Daily Memphian, host of Behind the Headlines on WKNO, and the author of four novels.

Contrary to early rumors, University of Memphis radio station WYXR – formerly WUMR – will still play jazz, there will be lots of Memphis music but other music as well, and U of M students will continue to be involved in the station.

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