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WMBR Fall/Winter 2019 Program Schedule:    Return to Main Schedule
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Thursday Programs:
6-8am The Pontoon Palace
Hosted by: Rich Pontius
A good natured but incorrigible bin-digger becomes embroiled in an early morning plot to present a rich panoply of deep folk, heavy rock, psych, country, jazz and pop, all the while indulging his boundless zeal for mischief and romance.

Listen to past shows:  Thu Oct 17 06:00 am
Thu Oct 10 06:00 am
8-10am Breakfast of Champions
Hosted by: Tim, Ted, Becca, Karina, 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:  Thu Oct 17 08:00 am
Thu Oct 10 08:00 am
10am-Noon Late Risers' Club
Hosted by: Joanie, Mark, Mook, Ron, L-Train, Heclectic, and a cast of thousands
Your punk rock alarm clock since 1977.

Twitter Feed: @laterisersclub
Listen to past shows:  Thu Oct 17 10:00 am
Thu Oct 10 10:00 am
Noon-2pm Lost and Found
Hosted by: Mark Francis, Eli Polonsky, 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:  Thu Oct 17 12:00 pm
Thu Oct 10 12:00 pm
2-4pm Troubadour
Hosted by: Bruce Sylvester
An eclectic journey through traditional and contemporary roots music reaching back to the 1920s: Blues, bluegrass, and classic '50s rockabilly, R&B, and country. Roots music without bounds or barriers.
Listen to past shows:  Thu Oct 17 02:00 pm
Thu Oct 10 02:00 pm
4-5:30pm The Jazz Volcano
Hosted by: Kennedy Compound
Featuring Jazz, Swing, Big-Band, Blues, & even some American Songbook. A variety of vocalists from old Diva's & Legends to newer jazz singers. Often times... soothing, finger-snapping, and toe-tapping. Great vocals, & a bit of talk therapy too!
Listen to past shows:  Thu Oct 17 04:00 pm
Thu Oct 10 04:00 pm
5:30-6pm WMBR Nightly News
Hosted by: WMBR News Department
News and in-depth analysis from independent journalists around the country, and local news reports focusing on struggles for social and economic justice in Greater Boston.

Listen to past shows:  Thu Oct 17 05:30 pm
Thu Oct 10 05:30 pm
6-8pm Radio Ninja
Hosted by: L-Train
Electronic cinematica: Sometimes dark with an industrial brutality to it, sometimes soulful and happy. It's not necessarily dance music and it's not necessarily not dance music. Radio Ninja has been bringing you car commercial music since 2003.
Listen to past shows:  Thu Oct 17 06:00 pm
Thu Oct 10 06:00 pm
8-10pm Nonstop Ecstatic Screaming
Hosted by: Thao
Two hours of sound designed to split your skull open, break your brain, and pop your funk. Bloopity bits and bobs, plinkety plonk, drone, skronk, assorted noise, a bumping beat here and there, etc.
Listen to past shows:  Thu Oct 17 08:00 pm
Thu Oct 10 08:00 pm
10-11pm
Alternates Weekly
The White Tiger
Hosted by: Alice Zhang and Max Langenkamp
Welcome to the world of the (mildly) esoteric. Kick your shoes off, dim the lights, lie back on a large blue beanbag and let yourself vegetate. Here every song has a story behind it. Join us for a chill late night musical buffet
Upcoming shows: Oct 24, Nov 7
Listen to past shows:  Thu Oct 10 10:00 pm
10-11pm
Alternates Weekly
Subtly Submerging Submarines
Hosted by: Sara Sime
From Dream Pop to Classical Baroque to Progressive Rock and more, get enlightened by the subgenres you've always heard but never really notice.
Upcoming shows: Oct 31, Nov 14
Listen to past shows:  Thu Oct 17 10:00 pm
11pm-Midnight Abstractions
Hosted by: Brett Boston
Reject the smallest artisanal record of sick-ignorant, CO2-minded and corporeal n-tuples. Receive paid "Goodbyes" via post-dictated silence. Music to shred the paper-thin walls of reality by.
Listen to past shows:  Thu Oct 17 11:00 pm
Thu Oct 10 11:00 pm
Midnight-12:30am Collegiate Window Shopping
Hosted by: Amy Liu
Yes, you bright-eyed, teenie bopper. You ALSO want the scrunchie and filas aesthetic... but maybe you just can't afford it quite yet. At least we can listen to the music for free.
Listen to past shows:  Fri Oct 18 12:00 am
Fri Oct 11 12:00 am
12:30-1:30am Scheduled Broadcast
Hosted by: Abby Harris
Vocal fry in zalgo text... curated alt edging into non-alt spaces.
Listen to past shows:  Fri Oct 18 12:30 am
Fri Oct 11 12:30 am
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