Stella Salamone, Longtime WRUW DJ, Passed Away This Week

Stella Salamone, 1966 -2010
  • Stella Salamone, 1966 -2010

Sad news coming in from Case Western Reserve University’s campus radio station WRUW.

91.1 officials have confirmed that one of the station’s longtime DJs passed away this week. Stella Magee (real name Stella Salamone), one half of the political-punk cocktail Domestic Decay, died unexpectedly on October 27th. No word yet on the cause. She was 44.

Along with husband and partner in crime A.P. (real name Mike Salamone), Stella made a name for herself with a number of shows on WRUW that blended aggressive musical stylings with political commentary from far right field. The pair’s latest show, Domestic Decay, was featured on Wednesday nights from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

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