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WMBR Fall/Winter 2021 Program Schedule:    Return to Main Schedule
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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 Oct 23 6:00 am Playlist
Sat Oct 16 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 Oct 23 8:00 am Playlist
Sat Oct 16 8:00 am  
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 Oct 23 10:00 am  
Sat Oct 16 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 Oct 23 12:00 pm  
Sat Oct 16 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 Oct 23 1:00 pm  
Sat Oct 16 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 Oct 23 2:00 pm Playlist
Sat Oct 16 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 Oct 23 4:00 pm Playlist
Sat Oct 16 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 Oct 23 6:00 pm Playlist
Sat Oct 16 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 Oct 23 8:00 pm  
Sat Oct 16 8:00 pm  
9-10pm
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: Oct 30, Nov 13
Listen to past shows: Sat Oct 16 9:00 pm  
9-10pm
Alternates Weekly
TBA
To be announced
Upcoming shows: Nov 6, Nov 20
Listen to past shows: Sat Oct 23 9:00 pm  
Wed Oct 20 4:00 am  
Mon Oct 18 1:00 am  
Sat Oct 16 4:00 am  
Wed Oct 13 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 Oct 23 10:00 pm  
Sat Oct 16 10:00 pm  
11pm-Midnight
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: Oct 30, Nov 13
none available
11pm-Midnight
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: Nov 6, Nov 20
Listen to past shows: Sat Oct 16 11:00 pm  
Sat Oct 16 8:00 am  
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 Oct 24 12:00 am Playlist
Sun Oct 17 12:00 am Playlist
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