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Friday Programs:
5-7am Second Fiddle
Hosted by: Rick Biskit Roth
One hundred years of country music in every form, from bluegrass to Bakersfield and more. If some hillbilly picked up a stringed instrument and it was recorded, I might play it.

Listen to past shows:  Fri Aug 17 05:00 am
Fri Aug 10 05:00 am
7-8am The Scene
Hosted by: Nick Saloman & Paul Simmons
Psychedelia, soul, surf, blues, rock, beat, mod, prog, easy, rock & roll and a whole lot more fed through the distinctly British mincer that is The Bevis Frond's Nick Saloman and The Alchemysts' Paul Simmons Scene Radio show.

Listen to past shows:  Fri Aug 17 07:00 am
Fri Aug 10 07:00 am
8-10am Breakfast of Champions
Hosted by: Tim, Caitlin, Ted, Becca, Yurij, Erik, and Jon
Start your morning off right with a bowl full of sugary sweet pop goodness, sprinkle on some tasty punk influences, and help yourself to the buffet of sumptuous soundscapes, melancholy melodies, quirky cadences and raucous rock.

Twitter Feed: @bocwmbr
Listen to past shows:  Fri Aug 17 08:00 am
Fri Aug 10 08:00 am
10am-Noon Late Risers' Club
Hosted by: Joanie, Mark, Angela, Heather D, Mook, Ron, Ben, Henry
Loud music for sleepyheads of all ages, since 1977.

Twitter Feed: @laterisersclub
Listen to past shows:  Fri Aug 17 10:00 am
Fri Aug 10 10:00 am
Noon-2pm Lost and Found
Hosted by: Mark Francis, Eli Polonsky, Bob Dubrow, Brother Wayne, Christopher Vyce, Alex McNeil, Lawrence Azrin
Rock, pop, and soul from the ’60s and early ’70s, but not the same old songs you hear every day on commercial radio.

Listen to past shows:  Fri Aug 17 12:00 pm
Fri Aug 10 12:00 pm
2-4pm Coffeetime
Hosted by: Angelynn Grant
Hard bop, bebop, west coast and cool, early and vocal jazz. Plus, every so often, jazz from the movies or TV. And, at the end of the show, a little bit of gospel, a little bit of soul. Baby.

Twitter Feed: @angelynng
Listen to past shows:  Fri Aug 17 02:00 pm
Fri Aug 10 02:00 pm
4-5:30pm I Love a Parade
Hosted by: Lindsay Ellison
Who doesn't love a Parade? It's always a good time! "Ya never know whucher gonna gehht" - poetry, narrations, improv spoken word, conversations with all kinds of artitsts, local/roots/rock/whatever music floats by... Throwin' earcandy atcha... Catch it!
Listen to past shows:  Fri Aug 17 04:00 pm
Fri Aug 10 04:00 pm
5:30-6pm WMBR Nightly News
Hosted by: WMBR News Department
News from independent journalists around the country, emphasizing in-depth analysis of timely issues. On Fridays, we offer a progressive local news program focusing on under-reported stories and struggles for social and economic justice in Greater Boston.

Listen to past shows:  Fri Aug 17 05:30 pm
Fri Aug 10 05:30 pm
6-7pm What's Left
Hosted by: Linda Pinkow
A mix of live interviews, pre-recorded talk, music of all genres, and miscellaneous sounds, all presenting critical perspectives on contemporary politics, economy, society and culture.
Listen to past shows:  Fri Aug 17 06:00 pm
Fri Aug 10 06:00 pm
7-8pm
Alternates Weekly
Good Stuff
Hosted by: Tim Lloyd
From alternative and indie, to punk and noise, to a little bit of everything, the only thing that you can be sure of is that it is all good.
Upcoming shows: Aug 24, Sep 7
Listen to past shows:  Fri Aug 10 07:00 pm
7-8pm
Alternates Weekly
Stun Gun Lullaby
Hosted by: Amanda Beck
From garage rock to experimental pop and everywhere in between. A sound collage of new releases, hot takes, artists' influences and esoteric feelings!
Upcoming shows: Aug 31, Sep 14
Listen to past shows:  Fri Aug 17 07:00 pm
8-9pm
Alternates Weekly
An Eccentric Universe
Hosted by: Emily Soice
Welcome onboard our intergalactic, intergenre cruise. Land on a new world each week. Learn the local dialect. Love the people. Leave and never be the same. Music is our universal language.
Upcoming shows: Aug 24, Sep 7
Listen to past shows:  Fri Aug 10 08:00 pm
8-9pm
Alternates Weekly
Grab Bag
Hosted by: Hadrian Merced
Lightly curated excerpts from a diverse collection of music. Will it be soft rock? Hard jazz? ASMR? Tune in to find out.
Upcoming shows: Aug 31, Sep 14
Listen to past shows:  Fri Aug 17 08:00 pm
9-10pm Voice Box
Hosted by: Natalia Glottis
In this programme, we explore the wonders of the human voice: singing, beatboxing, blabbering, howling, chattering, whispering, yammering, and more...all for you, dear listener.

Listen to past shows:  Fri Aug 17 09:00 pm
Fri Aug 10 09:00 pm
10-11pm Futbol Fever
Hosted by: Francisca Vasconcelos
Hyped for the 2018 FIFA World Cup?! Tune in for a weekly recap of game highlights, match commentary, and predictions. Also look forward to enriching historical and cultural segments about the game and participating countries.
Listen to past shows:  Fri Aug 17 10:00 pm
Fri Aug 10 10:00 pm
11pm-Midnight Vagabond Noise
Hosted by: Matt
Chill sounds from the worlds of alternative, indie, lo.fi, and experimental for those wandering through the radio waves.
Listen to past shows:  Fri Aug 17 11:00 pm
Fri Aug 10 11:00 pm
Midnight-1am Dangerous Things
Hosted by: Dariel Cobb
Curl up with your rage or fight with your joy as we fill our heads with the sounds of earthy divas, electric nymphs, amazon warriors and other femme fatales from across genres and around the world. Women, fire, and dangerous things.
Listen to past shows:  Sat Aug 18 12:00 am
Sat Aug 11 12:00 am
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