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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 Jul 23 5:00 am Playlist
Fri Jul 23 4:00 am Playlist
Fri Jul 16 5:00 am Playlist
Fri Jul 16 4:00 am Playlist
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 Jul 23 7:00 am Playlist
Fri Jul 16 7:00 am Playlist
8-10am Breakfast of Champions
Hosted by: Tim, Ted, Becca, Roksi, 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 Jul 23 8:00 am Playlist
Fri Jul 16 8:00 am Playlist
10am-Noon Late Risers' Club
Hosted by: Joanie, Mark, Mook, Ron, L-Train, and a rotating cast of Tuesday punxxx
It's like sewing your ear to a vacuum cleaner.

Twitter Feed: @laterisersclub
Listen to past shows: Fri Jul 23 10:00 am Playlist
Fri Jul 16 10:00 am Playlist
Noon-2pm Lost and Found
Hosted by: Mark Francis, 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 Jul 23 12:00 pm Playlist
Fri Jul 16 12:00 pm Playlist
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 Jul 23 2:00 pm Playlist
Fri Jul 16 2:00 pm Playlist
4-5:30pm Gorilla Got Me
Hosted by: Sister Sara J.
Blasting the finest slop from the rejects, rebels, and assorted losers of rock & roll! The Gorilla is back from the jungle and ready to stomp you like a piece of Samsonite luggage!
Listen to past shows: Fri Jul 23 4:00 pm Playlist
Fri Jul 16 4:00 pm Playlist
5:30-6pm WMBR Nightly News
Hosted by: WMBR News Department
News and analysis from independent journalists around the country. On Fridays, local news and events in Cambridge and Greater Boston, featuring voices not often heard in the mainstream media.

Listen to past shows: Fri Jul 23 5:30 pm  
Fri Jul 16 5:30 pm  
6-7pm Mindblown
Hosted by: Linda Pinkow
An audio collage of experimental and psychedelic sounds, art, poetry and related noises, from a variety of genres and eras, for your listening pleasure.
Listen to past shows: Fri Jul 23 6:00 pm Playlist
Fri Jul 16 6:00 pm Playlist
7-8pm
Alternates Weekly
String Theory
Hosted by: Shruti Ravikumar
in physics, string theory is the idea that at some fundamental level, all aspects of the universe are tied together. tune in to listen to songs that are connected (in both obvious and obscure ways)
Upcoming shows: Jul 30, Aug 13, Aug 27
Listen to past shows: Fri Jul 23 7:00 pm  
7-8pm
Alternates Weekly
Freddy the Piano Man
Hosted by: Clara Xu
classical music with a heavy Romantic era bias and lots of stuff by Fryderyk Chopin, aka freddy the piano man, aka the best composer ever :)
Upcoming shows: Aug 6, Aug 20
Listen to past shows: Fri Jul 16 7:00 pm  
8-9pm
Alternates Weekly
TBA
To be announced
Upcoming shows: Jul 30, Aug 13, Aug 27
Listen to past shows: Mon Jul 26 5:00 am  
Mon Jul 26 3:00 am  
Sun Jul 25 5:00 am  
Sat Jul 24 5:00 am  
Thu Jul 22 5:00 am  
Mon Jul 19 5:00 am  
Sun Jul 18 5:00 am  
Thu Jul 15 5:00 am  
8-9pm
Alternates Weekly
5-Fifths a Radio Show: Hip-Hop and more Black Noise
Hosted by: Austin Ashe
Show is dedicated to Hip-Hop, R&B, and featuring other versions of "Black Noise" (speeches, interviews, and discussions centered on Black Culture).

Upcoming shows: Aug 6, Aug 20
Twitter Feed: @5FifthsRadio
none available
9-10pm Explore
Hosted by: Sreya Vangara
It would take a lifetime and more to inspect just a speck of our galaxy, or the tumultuous cacophony of events that somehow synchronizes to support life on Earth. We may be small, but as humans, we are innately curious. Today, we will Explore.
none available
10-11pm
Alternates Weekly
The Auracle
Hosted by: the auracle
Listen to the auracle for chill and indie pop and singer-songwriter tunes from the 2000s. Popular artists are also included if their music suits the week's theme.
Upcoming shows: Jul 30, Aug 13, Aug 27
Listen to past shows: Fri Jul 16 10:00 pm  
10-11pm
Alternates Weekly
The Hotspot
Hosted by: DJ T.A.G.O.E
We're still in the middle of a panasonic, so let's bring the party to you! Rap, Trap, Afrobeats, Caribbean and more - let's have some fun!
Upcoming shows: Aug 6, Aug 20
none available
11pm-5am TBA
To be announced
Listen to past shows: Mon Jul 26 5:00 am  
Mon Jul 26 3:00 am  
Sun Jul 25 5:00 am  
Sat Jul 24 5:00 am  
Thu Jul 22 5:00 am  
Mon Jul 19 5:00 am  
Sun Jul 18 5:00 am  
Thu Jul 15 5:00 am  
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