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WMBR Spring 2022 Program Schedule:    Return to Main Schedule
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Friday Programs:
4-7am Second Fiddle
Hosted by: Rick Biskit Roth
One hundred years of country music in every form, from bluegrass to Bakersfield and more. If some hillbilly picked up a stringed instrument and it was recorded, I might play it.

Listen to past shows: Fri May 20 4:00 am Playlist
Fri May 13 4:00 am Playlist
7-8am The Scene
Hosted by: Nick Saloman & Paul Simmons
Psychedelia, soul, surf, blues, rock, beat, mod, prog, easy, rock & roll and a whole lot more fed through the distinctly British mincer that is The Bevis Frond's Nick Saloman and The Alchemysts' Paul Simmons Scene Radio show.

Listen to past shows: Fri May 20 7:00 am Playlist
Fri May 13 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: Fri May 20 8:00 am Playlist
Fri May 13 8:00 am Playlist
10am-Noon Late Risers' Club
Hosted by: Joanie, Mook, Mark, Ron, L-Train, and the Tuesday Alums
It's like sewing your ear to a vacuum cleaner.

Twitter Feed: @laterisersclub
Listen to past shows: Fri May 20 10:00 am  
Fri May 13 10:00 am Playlist
Noon-2pm Lost and Found
Hosted by: Mark Francis, Lawrence Azrin, Bob Dubrow, Brother Wayne, Christopher Vyce, Alex McNeil
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: Fri May 20 12:00 pm Playlist
Fri May 13 12:00 pm Playlist
2-4pm Coffeetime
Hosted by: Angelynn Grant
Hard bop, bebop, west coast and cool, early and vocal jazz. Plus, every so often, jazz from the movies or TV. And, at the end of the show, a little bit of gospel, a little bit of soul. Baby.

Twitter Feed: @angelynng
Listen to past shows: Fri May 20 2:00 pm Playlist
Fri May 13 2:00 pm Playlist
4-5:30pm Gorilla Got Me
Hosted by: Sister Sara J.
Blasting the finest slop from the rejects, rebels, and assorted losers of rock & roll! The Gorilla is back from the jungle and ready to stomp you like a piece of Samsonite luggage!
Listen to past shows: Fri May 20 4:00 pm Playlist
Fri May 13 4:00 pm Playlist
5:30-6pm WMBR Nightly News
Hosted by: WMBR News Department
News and analysis from independent journalists around the country, as well as local news and events in Cambridge and Greater Boston, featuring voices not often heard in the mainstream media.

Listen to past shows: Fri May 20 5:30 pm  
Fri May 13 5:30 pm  
6-7pm Mindblown
Hosted by: Linda Pinkow
An audio collage of experimental and psychedelic sounds, art, poetry and related noises, from a variety of genres and eras, for your listening pleasure.
Listen to past shows: Fri May 20 6:00 pm Playlist
Fri May 13 6:00 pm Playlist
7-8pm Empathy Street
Hosted by: Val Shum
FEELINGS ARE HARD, yet we have to express them. What kind of music do you find resonating with yourself? I can show you what works for me, and hopefully you can learn more about yourself too.
Listen to past shows: Fri May 20 7:00 pm  
Fri May 13 7:00 pm  
8-9pm Friendly Association of Great Sissies
Hosted by: Amelia
The Friendly Association of Great Sissies wants to bring all tings QTPOC to u!! We got ur twitter beefs, petty commentary, & more spicy worldwide content. ~~Come listen you thirsty sissies~~
Upcoming shows:
none available
8-9pm
Alternates Weekly
The Big Beat
Hosted by: DJM
This show is a mish-mosh of eclectic music from the '50's to current.
Upcoming shows: May 27, Jun 10, Jun 24
Listen to past shows: Fri May 13 8:00 pm  
9-10pm Explore
Hosted by: Sreya Vangara
It would take a lifetime and more to inspect just a speck of our galaxy, or the tumultuous cacophony of events that somehow synchronizes to support life on Earth. We may be small, but as humans, we are innately curious. Today, we will Explore.
none available
10pm-Midnight Conquest of Genres
Hosted by: Andrei Marginean
Ever wondered how rap came to be? How rock progressed into punk or how New Wave and krautrock gave birth to techno and electronic? Join me for a deep-dive into the most expansive musical genres and discover their roots, branches and shapes across history!
Listen to past shows: Fri May 13 10:00 pm  
Midnight-4am A Little Bit of Everything
Hosted by: Amanda Webb
Playing standouts from every genre; or, a former emo kid tries to explain why her music taste is incredible.
none available
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