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WMBR Spring Pandemic 2020 Program Schedule:    Return to Main Schedule
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Saturday Programs:
5-6am TBA
Listen to past shows: Thu Jun 04 5:00 am  
Sun May 31 3:00 pm  
Sun May 31 5:00 am  
Sat May 30 5:00 am  
Wed May 27 5:00 am  
Sun May 24 5:00 am  
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 May 30 6:00 am Playlist
Sat May 23 6:00 am Playlist
8-10am FM Road
Hosted by: Paige the Mage
Roots, “Americana,” country, bluegrass, and adjacent twang. Just a little bit further down the Lost Highway.
Listen to past shows: Sat May 30 8:00 am Playlist
Sat May 23 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 May 30 10:00 am Playlist
Sat May 23 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 May 30 12:00 pm Playlist
Sat May 23 12:00 pm Playlist
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 May 30 1:00 pm Playlist
Sat May 23 1:00 pm Playlist
2-4pm King Ghidorah
Hosted by: Jeff, Keith, Marianna, Mully and Will
A Saturday afternoon creature quintuple feature of rotating dj's so frightening that they were banished from the rest of WMBR's rock shows. Joined together they form the mighty King Ghidorah!
Listen to past shows: Sat May 30 2:00 pm Playlist
Sat May 23 2:00 pm Playlist
4-6pm Aural Fixation
Hosted by: Sue
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 May 30 4:00 pm Playlist
Sat May 23 4:00 pm Playlist
6-8pm James Dean Death Car Experience
Hosted by: Lisa Death Car
You wake up old. Do you a)yell at clouds, b)tell the kids to get off your lawn, c)collect cats, d}vaguely remember being young once, e)hobble over to the terrestrial radio and turn on the pop sounds of the Death Car?

Listen to past shows: Sat May 30 6:00 pm Playlist
Sat May 23 6:00 pm Playlist
8-9pm Backpacks and Magazines
Hosted by: Heather D.
Post-punk, electro, synthpop, darkwave, coldwave, deathrock, and more. Dance with me to the sound of sirens.

Listen to past shows: Sat May 30 8:00 pm  
Sat May 23 8:00 pm  
9-10pm
Alternates Weekly
Calling the Cranes
Hosted by: Lex I
In the fringes of the city, among the abandoned ruins, one catches a glimpse of unusual figures standing around a rusty oil barrel warming themselves over a fire. Some playing unusual instruments, some singing unusual songs, some telling unusual stories.
Upcoming shows: Jun 13, Jun 27
Listen to past shows: Sat May 30 9:00 pm Playlist
9-10pm
Alternates Weekly
Inches from the Abyss—A Charcuterie Board of Music
Hosted by: Heather D, Sahara, David and Daniel
Ready for an intermusical exchange? With camembert, gouda and bleu cheeses, this will be a rich sampling of all tastes.
Upcoming shows: Jun 6, Jun 20, Jul 4
10-11pm The Intergalactic Witching Hour with Crood >Boi> and Lorinda
Hosted by: David, Sahara 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. 
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11pm-Midnight Freezer Jams
Hosted by: Keith Sawyer
Have you ever listened to a song and thought, “Why isn't this more popular?” You’re in luck! Freezer Jams is devoted to playing underrated songs of all genres released within the past few decades. Listener requests welcome!
Listen to past shows: Sat May 30 11:00 pm Playlist
Sat May 23 11:00 pm Playlist
Midnight-5am TBA
Listen to past shows: Thu Jun 04 5:00 am  
Sun May 31 3:00 pm  
Sun May 31 5:00 am  
Sat May 30 5:00 am  
Wed May 27 5:00 am  
Sun May 24 5:00 am  
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