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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 Aug 16 06:00 am
Thu Aug 09 06:00 am
8-10am Breakfast of Champions
Hosted by: Tim, Caitlin, Ted, Becca, Yurij, 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 Aug 16 08:00 am
Thu Aug 09 08:00 am
10am-Noon Late Risers' Club
Hosted by: Joanie, Mark, Angela, Heather D, Mook, Ron, Ben, Henry
Loud music for sleepyheads of all ages, since 1977.

Twitter Feed: @laterisersclub
Listen to past shows:  Thu Aug 16 10:00 am
Thu Aug 09 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 Aug 16 12:00 pm
Thu Aug 09 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 Aug 16 02:00 pm
Thu Aug 09 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, harmonic, finger-snapping, and toe-tapping. Great vocals, & a bit of talk therapy too!
Listen to past shows:  Thu Aug 16 04:00 pm
Thu Aug 09 04:00 pm
5:30-6pm WMBR Nightly News
Hosted by: WMBR News Department
News from independent journalists around the country, emphasizing in-depth analysis of timely issues. On Fridays, we offer a progressive local news program focusing on under-reported stories and struggles for social and economic justice in Greater Boston.

Listen to past shows:  Thu Aug 16 05:30 pm
Thu Aug 09 05:30 pm
6-8pm
Alternates Weekly
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.
Upcoming shows: Aug 23, Sep 6
Listen to past shows:  Thu Aug 16 07:00 pm
Thu Aug 09 06:00 pm
6-7pm
Alternates Weekly
NUMTOT Radio
Hosted by: Scott Gilman
Hot takes on dank memes from the hippest city planners on the airwaves
Upcoming shows: Aug 30, Sep 13
Listen to past shows:  Thu Aug 16 06:00 pm
7-8pm
Alternates Weekly
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.
Upcoming shows: Aug 30, Sep 13
Listen to past shows:  Thu Aug 16 07:00 pm
Thu Aug 09 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 Aug 16 08:00 pm
Thu Aug 09 08:00 pm
10-11pm
Alternates Weekly
A Map, a String, a Light
Hosted by: Eurah Ko
Make your hair blonde, hop on the number four.
Upcoming shows: Aug 23, Sep 6
Listen to past shows:  Thu Aug 09 10:00 pm
10-11pm
Alternates Weekly
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.
Upcoming shows: Aug 30, Sep 13
Listen to past shows:  Thu Aug 16 10:00 pm
11pm-Midnight Late Night Jazz Abstractions with >Crood bot> and Lorindex
Hosted by: Max D.
"Opacity is the real fiber of a plane of immanence that includes life and death."-WSSA. Behold, behold this thisness! This isness. This reality that will Shrek the paper-thin walls of music. The jazz subduction zone is about to subduct.
Listen to past shows: 
Midnight-1am
Alternates Weekly
Grit & Glass
Hosted by: Haley Meisenholder & Amelia Taylor-Hochberg
Lofi-vibes with a modern sound. We’ll play tunes from California surf rock to Norwegian disco house to cosmological dreamwaves. Our focus is on deep California cuts and things made by computers.
Upcoming shows: Aug 24, Sep 7
Listen to past shows:  Fri Aug 10 12:00 am
Midnight-1am
Alternates Weekly
Massachusetts Baywatch Nights with >Crood boi> and Lorinda
Hosted by: Max Dunitz, David Palmer
Music that maintains the fire which reheats chance. Occasional interviews with townies, with a larval consciousness which moves endlessly from science to dream and back again, and with the paper-thin walls of reality as they close in on themselves.
Upcoming shows: Aug 17, Aug 31, Sep 14
Listen to past shows: 
1-2am plalist
Hosted by: Alist
Playing techno, house, rap and some world music. Call in to share your favorite tracks.
Listen to past shows:  Fri Aug 17 01:00 am
Fri Aug 10 01:00 am
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