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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 Jan 18 06:00 am
Sat Jan 11 06:00 am
8-10am FM Road
Hosted by: Paige Boehmcke & Zach Church
Roots, “Americana,” country, bluegrass, and adjacent twang. Just a little bit further down the Lost Highway.
Listen to past shows:  Sat Jan 18 08:00 am
Sat Jan 11 08:00 am
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 Jan 18 10:00 am
Sat Jan 11 10:00 am
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 Jan 18 12:00 pm
Sat Jan 11 12:00 pm
1-2pm The Paradox Box
Hosted by: Allison & The Smooth Sailing Crew
Glamorous Indie Rock & Roll is what you need.
Listen to past shows:  Sat Jan 18 01:00 pm
Sat Jan 11 01:00 pm
2-4pm King Ghidorah
Hosted by: Jeff, Keith, Marianna, Mully and Will
A Saturday afternoon creature quintuple feature of rotating dj's so frightening that they were banished from the rest of WMBR's rock shows. Joined together they form the mighty King Ghidorah!
Listen to past shows:  Sat Jan 18 02:00 pm
Sat Jan 11 02:00 pm
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 Jan 18 04:00 pm
Sat Jan 11 04:00 pm
6-8pm James Dean Death Car Experience
Hosted by: Lisa
You wake up and find yourself suddenly illiterate. Do you a) re-enroll in kindergarten, b) binge watch Sesame Street, c) switch to decaf, d) swear off the written word and listen to the pop sounds of the Death Car?

Listen to past shows:  Sat Jan 18 06:00 pm
Sat Jan 11 06:00 pm
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 Jan 18 08:00 pm
Sat Jan 11 08:00 pm
Alternates Weekly
Grinds My Gears
Hosted by: Gabriel Barrett, Lucian Covarrubias, Victoria Dzieciol, Kyle Thompson
Four MIT students talk about the little things that make their lives harder than they already are.
Upcoming shows: Feb 1, Feb 15
Listen to past shows:  Sat Jan 18 09:00 pm
Alternates Weekly
Real Talk with Jennah Haque
Hosted by: Jennah Haque
And we back. -Chance the Rapper -Jennah Haque Season three is gonna be bigger and better than ever. Listen to critical election commentary, new and improved thoughts on crocs, the case for Rata2ille, and more of the same quality banter. See you soon.
Upcoming shows: Jan 25, Feb 8
Listen to past shows:  Sat Jan 11 09:00 pm
10-11pm The Intergalactic Witching Hour with Crood >Boi> and Lorinda
Hosted by: David, Sahara 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. 
Listen to past shows:  none available
11pm-Midnight Freezer Jams
Hosted by: Wenbo Wu
Have you ever listened to a song and thought, "Why isn't this more popular?" You're in luck! "Freezer Jams" is devoted to playing underrated songs of all genres released within the past decade. Listener calls and requests always welcome!
Listen to past shows:  Sat Jan 18 11:00 pm
Sat Jan 11 11:00 pm
Midnight-3am Mellow Madness
Hosted by: Preston (PJ) Porter
Let host PJ Porter set an ambiance of love with the best and sexiest R&B slow jams to get you in the mood for love. Express your feelings with a live dedication. Come aboard with me and enjoy this love affair called "Mellow Madness" Feel the Heat!!!!!

Listen to past shows:  Sun Jan 19 12:00 am
Sun Jan 12 12:00 am
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