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WMBR Fall/Winter 2021 Program Schedule:    Return to Main Schedule
See what's on:   Sunday   Monday   Tuesday   Wednesday   Thursday   Friday   Saturday   Weekdays  
Saturday Programs:
6-8am 88 Rewound
Hosted by: Alex or Keith
Each week 88 Rewound recreates a radio station survey or countdown from somewhere in the US or beyond, playing the hits (and misses) as they appeared back in the 50's, 60's, 70's or 80's
Listen to past shows: Sat Jan 15 6:00 am Playlist
Sat Jan 08 6:00 am Playlist
8-10am FM Road
Hosted by: Paige the Mage
Long haul truckers, back road drivers and yes, you back seat drivers - unite for 2 hours every Saturday morning for the latest and greatest in roots-oriented Americana music.
Listen to past shows: Sat Jan 15 8:00 am Playlist
Sat Jan 08 8:00 am Playlist
10am-Noon Backwoods
Hosted by: John Funke
The best in vintage rock ’n’ roll, country and western, and rhythm ’n’ blues. More songs about Cadillacs and chickens.

Twitter Feed: @johnthefunke
Listen to past shows: Sat Jan 15 10:00 am  
Sat Jan 08 10:00 am Playlist
Noon-1pm Bass Case
Hosted by: Julia Fiksinski
Proving you can like music from any n genres (where n is a natural number).

Listen to past shows: Sat Jan 15 12:00 pm  
Sat Jan 08 12:00 pm  
1-2pm The Paradox Box
Hosted by: Allison & The Smooth Sailing Crew
Glamorous Indie Rock & Roll is what you need.
Listen to past shows: Sat Jan 15 1:00 pm  
Sat Jan 08 1:00 pm  
2-4pm King Ghidorah
Hosted by: Jeff, Keith, MaGoGo, Marianna, Mully, and Will
The mighty King Ghidorah fills your ears with quarantunes via remote recording setups across the negaverse. A Creature Double Feature in triplicate, our rotating cast of DJs spin tracks of varying gravitational intensity but they're always magnetic.
Listen to past shows: Sat Jan 15 2:00 pm Playlist
Sat Jan 08 2:00 pm Playlist
4-6pm Aural Fixation
Hosted by: Sue Safton
From the paisley underground, dark attics, and the edge of space - you'll hear fuzzed out guitars, heavy psych, drone, garage, & poppy punk from 50+ years ago to the latest releases.

Listen to past shows: Sat Jan 15 4:00 pm Playlist
Sat Jan 08 4:00 pm Playlist
6-8pm James Dean Death Car Experience
Hosted by: Lisa Death Car
It is July. There is an ice cream truck. It is playing Christmas music at top volume. Do you a) remove your eardrums, b) fire up the leaf blower, c) purchase a Bomb Pop, d) crank the radio and drown it out with indie pop from the Death Car?

Listen to past shows: Sat Jan 15 6:00 pm Playlist
Sat Jan 08 6:00 pm Playlist
8-9pm Backpacks and Magazines
Hosted by: Heather D.
Post punk, industrial, synthpop, darkwave, coldwave, hard techno, and more. Dance with me to the sound of sirens.

Listen to past shows: Sat Jan 15 8:00 pm  
Sat Jan 08 8:00 pm  
Alternates Weekly
Calling the Cranes
Hosted by: Lex I
A crane calling in the shade. Its young answers it. I have a good goblet. I will share it with you. - Hex 61/2: The I Ching

Upcoming shows: Jan 22, Feb 5, Feb 19
Listen to past shows: Sat Jan 08 9:00 pm Playlist
Alternates Weekly
To be announced
Upcoming shows: Jan 29, Feb 12
Listen to past shows: Wed Jan 19 4:00 am  
Mon Jan 17 4:00 am  
Wed Jan 12 4:00 am  
10-11pm Goth, for the Most Part
Hosted by: Kierstin Torres
Explore the origins, inspirations, history, and eclectic nature of gothic rock in an hour of dramatic, dark, melancholic, and moody music.
Listen to past shows: Sat Jan 15 10:00 pm  
Sat Jan 08 10:00 pm  
Alternates Weekly
The Intergalactic Witching Hour with Crood >Boi> and Lorinda
Hosted by: David and Daniel
Unaware of reality’s paper-thin walls? Become acquainted with a transcendental and planetary group. View the transmittal of information from place to place. Music that skirts the edges of, but does not tear, those paper-thin walls. 
Upcoming shows: Jan 22, Feb 5, Feb 19
none available
Alternates Weekly
FrekENS 88.1
Hosted by: Saghrouni and Dunitz
French and MIT students discuss campus and world issues in French and English. Les murs de la réalité, minces comme du papier parce que non fabriqués en France, seront pris comme la Bastille par une mobilisation populaire de la chanson française.
Upcoming shows: Jan 29, Feb 12
Listen to past shows: Sat Jan 08 11:00 pm  
Midnight-2am The Lethal List
Hosted by: Arlesa
Putting you on to some of the best genre-bending/defining Afro, R&B, and electronic grooves, sprinkled with hints of jazz, future funk and soul.
Listen to past shows: Sun Jan 16 12:00 am Playlist
Sun Jan 09 12:00 am  
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