WPGU’s audience of young adults is establishing brand loyalties now as they move into their peak spending years. WPGU listeners are interested in mainstream alternative music, as well as local and indie music. Many enjoy attending shows in town, getting involved in the local entertainment scene and calling in to share their tastes.
We’ll help you make your ad as engaging as the music our fans love.
Share your ideas.
Talk about your goals, and we’ll find ways to connect with our audience.
Approve the ad.
We’ll write a script, record a voiceover, and mix with music — at no extra cost.
Craft your campaign.
Set your budget and dates, then be confident as people engage with your business.
Radio commercials are available 24/7 in 0:15, 0:30 and 0:60 time slots. We can create the commercial for you, or you can submit your own audio!
WPGU’s longest-running specialty show, the Flashback Café is a blast from the past during your lunchtime hour. From noon to 1 p.m., tunes from the 80s, 90s and 2000s rock the central Illinois airwaves.
Our primetime weekly specialty show, DJs take song requests all hour via text. Not only will you be the show sponsor, but you’ll also be able to put a message in the text response listeners receive from the DJ.
Can I Kick It is an alternative hip-hop talk show airing twice a week. Four superfans discuss the latest news and music from their not-so-mainstream artists. Every discussion is fresh, new and relevant.
“What is the best sport?” or “What makes the ideal vacation?” are examples of the abstract questions this show answers. The hosts encourage audience participation and interview C-U’s best, including bands, student organizations and entrepreneurs.