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Wednesday Programs:
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 Jul 28 5:00 am  
Wed Jul 21 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 Jul 28 6:00 am Playlist
Wed Jul 21 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 Jul 28 7:00 am Playlist
Wed Jul 21 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 Jul 28 8:00 am Playlist
Wed Jul 21 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 Jul 28 10:00 am Playlist
Wed Jul 21 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 Jul 28 12:00 pm  
Wed Jul 21 12:00 pm  
2-4pm Jazz on a Summer's Afternoon
Hosted by: Fred Allen
It will be in the afternoon. It will be jazz. It will even be summer.
Listen to past shows: Wed Jul 28 2:00 pm Playlist
Wed Jul 21 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 Jul 28 4:00 pm Playlist
Wed Jul 21 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, featuring voices not often heard in the mainstream media.

Listen to past shows: Wed Jul 28 5:30 pm  
Wed Jul 21 5:30 pm  
6-7pm
Alternates Weekly
Salvation Corner
Hosted by: Fred Allen
Black American gospel music. All you sinners catch the spirit.
Upcoming shows: Aug 11, Aug 25
Listen to past shows: Wed Jul 28 6:00 pm Playlist
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: Aug 4, Aug 18
Listen to past shows: Wed Jul 21 6:00 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: Aug 11, Aug 25
Listen to past shows: Wed Jul 28 7:00 pm  
7-8pm
Alternates Weekly
Lentil and Stone
Hosted by: Valentina Chamorro
Where is home? Is it in a lentil? A stone? A poem? Tune into Lentil and Stone Wednesdays at 7PM and find out!
Upcoming shows: Aug 4, Aug 18
Listen to past shows: Wed Jul 21 7:00 pm Playlist
8-9pm
Alternates Weekly
TBA
To be announced
Upcoming shows: Aug 11, Aug 25
Listen to past shows: Mon Jul 26 5:00 am  
Mon Jul 26 3:00 am  
Sun Jul 25 5:00 am  
Sat Jul 24 5:00 am  
Thu Jul 22 5:00 am  
Mon Jul 19 5:00 am  
Sun Jul 18 5:00 am  
Thu Jul 15 5:00 am  
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: Aug 4, Aug 18
Listen to past shows: Wed Jul 21 8:00 pm  
9-10pm
Alternates Weekly
Benny's Playlists
Hosted by: Benny
Drum and Bass/Techno/Deep House DJ sets depending on my mood, a.k.a. not so chill beats to vibe/dance to
Upcoming shows: Aug 11, Aug 25
Listen to past shows: Wed Jul 28 9:00 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: Aug 4, Aug 18
Listen to past shows: Wed Jul 21 9:00 pm Playlist
10-11pm Cantaloupes and Chaos
Hosted by: Zoe Fisher, 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 Jul 28 10:00 pm  
Wed Jul 21 10:00 pm  
11pm-5am TBA
To be announced
Listen to past shows: Mon Jul 26 5:00 am  
Mon Jul 26 3:00 am  
Sun Jul 25 5:00 am  
Sat Jul 24 5:00 am  
Thu Jul 22 5:00 am  
Mon Jul 19 5:00 am  
Sun Jul 18 5:00 am  
Thu Jul 15 5:00 am  
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