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Radio for Quiet People With Loud Thoughts.

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Rock & Soul Ichiban stream
"Jay Chevalier & the Moon Men - Castro Rock"
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"Mathias Kaul - MathiasKaulPt1"
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"Doug Horne - Slowradio 1 - for Radio Boredcast (Radio Boredcast Day 7)"

News from the Freeform Front

Pat Byrne hosts a FREE variety show at Monty Hall this Saturday night, 8/2 (9pm-mid)! Featuring Joe Jack Talcum of The Dead Milkmen, comedian Sean Donnelly, an interview of John Holmstrom from PUNK magazine, and much more! RSVP here. Monty Hall is located at 43 Montgomery St. in Jersey City. A broadcast of this show will air on Redundancy Radio at a later date.
Mr. Fine Wine celebrates 20 years of Downtown Soulville! Since the summer of 1994, Mr. Fine Wine has played approximately 20,000 soul 45s on WFMU. Join us for a three-hour live-in-the-flesh soul-45 dance party and broadcast on Fri Aug 15th (7-10pm) at Monty Hall -- 43 Montgomery Street, Jersey City, free. RSVP here.
Save your favorite songs, albums, radio show episodes, and post comments like the wind by joining WFMU's Friendship Society! Once you sign up for an account, our world will be your oyster. As a bonus, you can finally trash that dog-eared notebook full of band names like "Creepoid" and "Rancid Hell Spawn."
Apps schmapps, no matter which device is preventing you from making eye contact with other humans, WFMU is on board:
- iPhones and iPads (grab the app)
- Androids and related tablets (snag the app)
- Kindle Fire and Fire phone (nab the app)

Fill-in DJ extraordinaire Todd-o-phonic Todd interviews the legendary Ace Frehley on Saturday, August 23rd (11am-1pm, fill in for Michael Shelley). Discussion will range from the early years of Kiss to Ace's brand new LP "Space Invader."
Who said there was just one stairway to heaven? Ooh, it makes us wonder. The song doesn't remain the same: we've got about 101 different versions of the song - grab 'em all here and may your forests echo with laughter.
Shop on Amazon? Don't worry, your secret is safe with us! Use this link the next time you stock up, and a portion of the proceeds from your purchase will be donated to WFMU. Please note that Amazon lists us as "Auricle Communications," which is our grown-up, IRS official name.
List-hounds! Keep up on all the new sounds WFMU is cramming into your brains with our Heavy Airplay Lists, updated every two weeks by Music Director Brian Turner. These lists give a rough estimate of new releases our DJs have been paying attention to. To get our twice-monthly Airplay e-mail, sign up here.
Keep us in the will! Consider making a bequest to WFMU in your trust or will. It's easy and flexible, allowing you to support a cause you believe in for years to come. Check this page for details and sample language you can add to your will.

Playing Today

The WFMU time is now 12:30am EDT on Saturday. (Full Schedule.)

Friday
6am to 9am
(Web-only)
Options Knuckle Sandwich with Dave Bombay
9am to Noon Options Imaginary Radio with Chris M.
Noon to 3pm Options Bryce
3pm to 6pm This week only: Options Gateway to Joy with Donna
Special: Donna fills in for Kurt
6pm to 7pm Options Shut Up, Weirdo with Frangry and Michele
7pm to 8pm Options Put The Needle On The Record with Billy Jam
Special: Put the Needle On The WFMU Bay Series Part 2: San Bruno @ Special Tech DJ (More info)
8pm to 9pm This week only: Options Gaylord Fields
Special: Gaylord Fields fills in for Mr. Fine Wine
9pm to Midnight Options Martha
Saturday
Midnight to 3am This week only: Options Samantha
Special: Samantha fills in for Thomas Storck
[See the playlist]
3am to 6am This week only: Options All Over The Map with PGB
Special: PGB fills in for Bill Mac
6am to 9am Options Shrunken Planet with Jeffrey Davison