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Wednesday Programs:
3-5am TBA
To be announced
Listen to past shows: Tue May 11 3:00 am  
Mon May 10 3:00 am  
Sat May 08 3:00 am  
Fri May 07 3:00 am  
Wed May 05 3:00 am  
Fri Apr 30 3:00 am  
5-6am Rising Action
Hosted by: Jay Hesslink
You won't know what year you're in, but you'll know you're in a good mood. Set up a great day by catching up on nostalgic pop you may or may not know.
Listen to past shows: Wed May 12 5:00 am  
Wed May 05 5:00 am  
6-7am French Toast
Hosted by: Brian Thompson
Bonjour, Boston! Start your morning with music from the French-speaking world (mostly in French), presented in both English and French. World music with a French accent, as it were.
Listen to past shows: Wed May 12 6:00 am Playlist
Wed May 05 6:00 am Playlist
Wed Apr 28 6:00 am Playlist
7-8am Chemistry 101
Hosted by: Jmonatomic
The grooviest curated selection of psychedelic rock in the observable universe and the sweet, sweet sounds of the 60s/70s.

Listen to past shows: Wed May 12 7:00 am Playlist
Wed May 05 7:00 am Playlist
Wed Apr 28 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: Wed May 05 8:00 am Playlist
Wed Apr 28 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: Wed May 05 10:00 am Playlist
Wed Apr 28 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: Wed May 05 12:00 pm  
Wed Apr 28 12:00 pm  
2-4pm Jazz on a Summer's Afternoon
Hosted by: Fred Allen
Why can't it be summer all year 'round? It can on this jazz radio show. Listen to swinging tunes, close your eyes and pretend it's nice out.
Listen to past shows: Wed May 05 2:00 pm Playlist
Wed Apr 28 2:00 pm Playlist
4-5:30pm In the Margin of the Other
Hosted by: Sue Schardt
Whose voice is that in your head? A singer, the song he sings, “come here where your ears cannot hear.” The beauty of the sky, perhaps someone to love. Cry out, troubles they flow. I bring pandemnity, and to be not the only one awake In the Margin.
Listen to past shows: Wed May 05 4:00 pm Playlist
Wed Apr 28 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, focusing on power and justice, and listening to voices not often heard in the mainstream media.

Listen to past shows: Wed May 05 5:30 pm  
Wed Apr 28 5:30 pm  
6-7pm
Alternates Weekly
Sonic Mood Ring
Hosted by: Christina Spinelli
Moods dictated by sound waves and not thermochromic elements. Featuring a variety of genres including but not limited to: indie rock, international pop, blues, oldies, bird calls, space sounds, etc.
Upcoming shows: May 12, May 26, Jun 9
Listen to past shows: Wed Apr 28 6:00 pm Playlist
6-7pm
Alternates Weekly
Salvation Corner
Hosted by: Fred Allen
Black American gospel music. All you sinners catch the spirit.
Upcoming shows: May 19, Jun 2
Listen to past shows: Wed May 05 6:00 pm Playlist
7-8pm
Alternates Weekly
Lentil and Stone
Hosted by: Valentina Chamorro
Where is home? Is it in a lentil? A stone? A poem? Join us on Wednesdays to find out.
Upcoming shows: May 12, May 26, Jun 9
Listen to past shows: Wed Apr 28 7:00 pm Playlist
7-8pm
Alternates Weekly
The Clinton Years
Hosted by: Galen Mook
Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it. So, join us as we rehash the nostalgia of the '90s with the Clinton Years. We'll feature the hits and deep cuts from albums released between '92-'00, with each show as a different year.
Upcoming shows: May 19, Jun 2
Listen to past shows: Wed May 05 7:00 pm Playlist
8-9pm
Alternates Weekly
What the Hack?
Hosted by: Afra Ansaria
Talks and dance. A combination of speaker series along with music that would make you spin!
Upcoming shows: May 12, May 26, Jun 9
Listen to past shows: Wed Apr 28 8:00 pm  
8-9pm
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: May 19, Jun 2
Listen to past shows: Wed May 05 8:00 pm Playlist
9-10pm
Alternates Weekly
Music by Dead People
Hosted by: Brian Sennett
...but it's not dead music! Classical works of masters and lesser-known composers from before the Renaissance to the early 20th century.
Upcoming shows: May 12, May 26, Jun 9
Listen to past shows: Wed Apr 28 9:00 pm Playlist
9-10pm
Alternates Weekly
Benny's Playlists
Hosted by: Benny
Drums, bass, and drum and bass. Some wild techno and house might appear.
Upcoming shows: May 19, Jun 2
Listen to past shows: Wed May 05 9:00 pm Playlist
10-11pm Cantaloupes and Chaos
Hosted by: Zoe Fisher and Shreya Pandit
Come listen to our exceptional music and mediocre life commentary. Or is it exceptional life commentary and mediocre music? Tune in and find out!!
Listen to past shows: Wed May 05 10:00 pm  
Wed Apr 28 10:00 pm  
11pm-3am TBA
To be announced
Listen to past shows: Tue May 11 3:00 am  
Mon May 10 3:00 am  
Sat May 08 3:00 am  
Fri May 07 3:00 am  
Wed May 05 3:00 am  
Fri Apr 30 3:00 am  
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