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Sat 11:16 AM : now playing:  Backwoods
partly cloudy, 29°F (wind chill 19°F)
88.1 fm
staff only
WMBR Fall/Winter 2020 Program Schedule:    Return to Main Schedule
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Saturday Programs:
4-6am The Lethal List
Hosted by: Arlesa Hubbard
Tune in for an eclectic selection of genre-bending/defining Afro, R&B, and electronic grooves, sprinkled with hints of jazz, future funk and soul.
Listen to past shows: Sat Jan 23 4:00 am  
Sat Jan 16 4:00 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 Jan 23 6:00 am Playlist
Sat Jan 16 6:00 am Playlist
8-10am FM Road
Hosted by: Paige Boehmcke
Roots, “Americana,” country, bluegrass, and adjacent twang. Just a little bit further down the Lost Highway.
Listen to past shows: Sat Jan 23 8:00 am Playlist
Sat Jan 16 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 23 10:00 am Playlist
Sat Jan 16 10:00 am Playlist
Sat Jan 09 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 16 12:00 pm  
Sat Jan 09 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 16 1:00 pm Playlist
Sat Jan 09 1:00 pm Playlist
2-4pm King Ghidorah
Hosted by: Jeff, Keith, Marianna, Mully, and Will
The mighty King Ghidorah continues to spin the quarantunes you need to hear via remote recording setups across the region. Hear the Saturday afternoon creature quintuple feature of rotating dj's bring balance to the universe, or at least your afternoon..
Listen to past shows: Sat Jan 16 2:00 pm  
Sat Jan 09 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 Jan 16 4:00 pm Playlist
Sat Jan 09 4:00 pm  
6-8pm James Dean Death Car Experience
Hosted by: Lisa Death Car
You wake up and find yourself still in year 2020. Do you a) Nope, b) Nope Nope, c) Nope Nope Nope, d) Nope Nope Nope Nope, e) lock yourself in an interior room with the reassuring pop sounds of the Death Car?

Listen to past shows: Sat Jan 16 6:00 pm Playlist
Sat Jan 09 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 16 8:00 pm  
Sat Jan 09 8:00 pm  
Alternates Weekly
Inches from the Abyss—A Charcuterie Board of Music
Hosted by: Heather D. and Lex I.
Rotating DJ's Heather D. and Lex I. bring you an every-changing hour of electronic sounds and hard beats.
Upcoming shows: Jan 30, Feb 13
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: Jan 23, Feb 6, Feb 20
Listen to past shows: Sat Jan 09 9:00 pm Playlist
Alternates Weekly
Groups, Rings, and Things
Hosted by: ella berrey
Grouped playlists with small connections. A focus on surf rock and punk noise with some psychedelic overtones and alt rock influences.
Upcoming shows: Jan 30, Feb 13
Listen to past shows: Sat Jan 16 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 23, Feb 6, Feb 20
none available
11pm-4am TBA
To be announced
Listen to past shows: Thu Jan 21 4:00 am  
Tue Jan 19 4:00 am  
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