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The campus radio station of the University of Central Missouri

What is The Beat?

THE BEAT is the campus radio station at the University of Central Missouri. The Beat is the ideal college radio station, providing an eclectic mix of music including country, heavy metal, Top 40, pop, and Celtic. We also have talk shows, news and sports. Students at the University of Central Missouri are invited to develop proposals for shows (complete with format, days of operation, and schedules). A programming committee then reviews the content for approval.

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Featured Show

“Metal and Other Stuff” with Chris Holmberg

Metal and Other Stuff with Chris Holmberg

Get ready to bang your head!! It’s “Metal and Other Stuff” with Chris Holmberg.  Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 8-9 p.m.  Chris will share his favorite bands, including Judas Priest, Amon Amarth, Black Sabbath, and Cradle of Filth.

Current Shows:

“A Bit Moore Country” with Joe Moore

Join Dr. Joe Moore every day from 2-3 p.m. for “A Bit Moore Country”. Joe brings some of the greatest country tunes from the ‘70s, ‘80s, ‘90s and early 2000s. He also provides the latest news in country music. Only on UCM Radio-The Beat.

“Campus Chatter” with Nic Thomas and J.T. Noah

“CAMPUS CHATTER!!!” is a 30-minute sports talk show that covers professional and college sports with special interest given to UCM athletics. Join Nic Thomas and J.T. Noah, along with producer Isaac Reeves every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 1:30 for their insights on the NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL and NCAA.

“Metal and Other Stuff” with Chris Holmberg

Get ready to bang your head!! It’s “Metal and Other Stuff” with Chris Holmberg.  Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 8-9 p.m.  Chris will share his favorite bands, including Judas Priest, Amon Amarth, Black Sabbath, and Cradle of Filth.