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Tue 1:18 AM : now playing:  Backwoods (rebroadcast)
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WMBR Summer 2020 Program Schedule:    Return to Main Schedule
See what's on:   Sunday   Monday   Tuesday   Wednesday   Thursday   Friday   Saturday   Weekdays  
Saturday Programs:
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 Jul 04 6:00 am Playlist
Sat Jun 27 6:00 am Playlist
8-10am FM Road
Hosted by: Paige the Mage
Roots, “Americana,” country, bluegrass, and adjacent twang. Just a little bit further down the Lost Highway.
Listen to past shows: Sat Jul 04 8:00 am Playlist
Sat Jun 27 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 Jul 04 10:00 am Playlist
Sat Jun 27 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 Jul 04 12:00 pm Playlist
Sat Jun 27 12:00 pm Playlist
1-2pm The Paradox Box
Hosted by: Allison and The Smooth Sailing Crew
Glamorous Indie Rock & Roll is what you need.
Listen to past shows: Sat Jul 04 1:00 pm Playlist
Sat Jun 27 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 Jul 04 2:00 pm Playlist
Sat Jun 27 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 Jul 04 4:00 pm Playlist
Sat Jun 27 4:00 pm Playlist
6-8pm James Dean Death Car Experience
Hosted by: Lisa Death Car
You wake up and find yourself in year 2020. Do you a) Nope, b) Nope Nope, c) Nope Nope Nope, d) lock yourself in an interior room with the reassuring pop sounds of the Death Car?

Listen to past shows: Sat Jul 04 6:00 pm Playlist
Sat Jun 27 6:00 pm Playlist
8-9pm Backpacks and Magazines
Hosted by: Heather D.
Post-punk, electro, synthpop, darkwave, coldwave, deathrock, and more. Dance with me to the sound of sirens.

Listen to past shows: Sat Jul 04 8:00 pm  
Sat Jun 27 8:00 pm  
Alternates Weekly
Inches from the Abyss—A Charcuterie Board of Music
Hosted by: Heather D. and Laks
Ready for an intermusical exchange? With camembert, gouda and bleu cheeses, this will be a rich sampling of all tastes.
Upcoming shows: Jul 18, Aug 1
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: Jul 11, Jul 25
Listen to past shows: Sat Jun 27 9:00 pm Playlist
Alternates Weekly
Hosted by: Faraz Masroor
Flavors of underground house and techno (eg. outsider house, dub techno), and novel and innovative offshoots of those. Come for solid grooves, colorful sounds, and creative versions of underground electronic dance music.
Upcoming shows: Jul 18, Aug 1
Listen to past shows: Sat Jul 04 10:00 pm  
Tue Jun 23 11:00 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: Jul 11, Jul 25
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11-11:30pm Psycholochat: Where Neuroscience Meets Philosophy
Hosted by: Teresa Gao
Welcome to Psycholochat: Where Neuroscience Meets Philosophy! Tune in to investigate the mind and explore the universe that lies within your skull.
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12:30-2:30am Mellow Madness
Hosted by: Preston (PJ) Porter
Boston's finest and best in R&B music. Let PJ Porter set an ambiance of love with the best and sexiest R&B slow jams to get you in the mood. Remember back in the day. Come aboard with me and enjoy this love affair called "Mellow Madness" Feel the Heat!!!!!
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