community radio for THE Southern Berkshires
The Berkshire Community Radio Alliance (BCRA) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. We are a volunteer-based, non-commercial, community broadcast station in the town of Great Barrington, Massachusetts licensed by the Federal Communications Commission. We make broadcast air-time available to the general public and offer resources and education to all members of the community for the production and dissemination of community media.
January 9, 2020
WBCR is offering at 10-week series of MAKER RADIO: AUDIBLE CULTURE WORKSHOPS starting Friday, January 24th at our studio on Main Street, Great Barrington!
Check out our new Workshops page and register soon, because space is limited.
November 25th, 2019
Please join us for the WBCR Annual Meeting on December 8th at noon, for one hour at the studio on Main Street in Great Barrington!
Here is a link to the biographies of the slate of board members to be elected, and an absentee ballot:
October 11th 2019:
We're just weeks away from live broadcasting! In the mean time, the bcrThursdays Open Mic series has started... 2nd Thursday of every month!
August 30th 2019:
Help us build the station you want! Fill out our community survey, it only take a minute.
August 22nd 2019:
Want to know how you can help fund needed equipment for the station? Check out our new Wishlist page!
August 15th 2019: Ready for wiring!
June 28th 2019: The build-out of the station has begun!
May 25th 2019: CTSB is airing "97.7 Rising", a short film about the resurgence of WBCR-lp! View it here>
April 27th 2019: Having successfully completed our Kickstarter, we're getting ready to get a full slate of live programming back on the air. Check out the timeline for completion here.
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Our membership believes that it is special and important to have a community radio station, and worth supporting financially. We are expanding into a new space, and expanding the organization to include terrestrial and streaming broadcast, and podcasting. Keep an ear out for news on our exciting developments.