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Greetings from WFMU
A Lot of What We Play Cannot Legally Be Called Music.

Now Playing

WFMU stream (Schedule)
Options "C'est pas la mer a boire" by Les Negresses Vertes
Options on Zzzzzzero Hour with Bill Mac
Give the Drummer Radio stream (Schedule)
"Beulah College Band - Royal Standard March"
Rock & Soul Ichiban stream
"WFMU and Rex - excerpt from "Fool's Paradise" - October 10, 2009"
UbuWeb Radio stream
"Krauss_2007 - BrigganKrauss"
Radio Boredcast stream
"Douglas Benford - Douglas Benford's Boredcast - for Radio Boredcast (Radio Boredcast Day 26)"

News from the Freeform Front

Minneapolis trio the Blind Shake stop by Three Chord Monte with Joe Belock this Monday, Dec 1st (noon-3pm)! The group crafts dense, massive locomotive music—powerful sounds with the ability to careen through one cinematic, post-apocalyptic chase scene after another. Their latest album is called "Breakfast of Failures," released on Goner.
Cleveland artpunk group X_X (members of Electric Eels/Mirrors/Rocket From the Tombs) performs live at Monty Hall on Sunday, Dec 7th at 7pm, presented by Brian Turner! Opening acts will be psych duo Blues Control and the remains of NYC noiseniks Sightings, Silk Purse. Tickets $10 | FB event
Just because we play a bunch of hippie noise doesn't mean we can't celebrate Black Friday like the rest of 'em! Follow your materialistic instincts to the WFMU Store: new items just added! Woof Moo zip hoodies (limited qtys!), Radio Zombie and Alley Cat T-shirts, messenger bags, night lights, stickers, and more! Orders placed by Dec. 15th will arrive in time for Chrimbus.
Attention Free Music Archive users and fans: we want to know how you use the site, what you love and hate about it, and how you think we can make all your FMA dreams come true! Fill out this survey and help us make the FMA a better place.
Doing your holiday shopping on Amazon? Don't worry, your secret is safe with us! Use this link when you shop, 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.
Join WFMU's Literary Guild for a reading and listener meet-up in the Red Room at KGB Bar (85 E. 4th St, Manhattan) on Saturday, Dec 13th (6:30pm)! Hear poetry and prose from WFMU's esteemed writerly cabal, including Nate Knaebel, Andy Theodorou, Chris T., Chris M., David Suisman, and Kurt Gottschalk. The show is free, but there's a 2-drink minimum. RSVP here.
Coming up at Monty Hall:
Thurs 12/4 - Film night: Jeff Krulik's Led Zeppelin Played Here | tickets
Fri 12/5 - The great Seven Second Delay money hunt | 7:30pm, $5 at the door
Sun 12/7 - X_X, Blues Control, Silk Purse | tickets
Sat 12/13 - Rye Coalition (DVD release), Black Wail | tickets
Sat 12/20 - Pat Byrne presents Prove It All Night | 9pm, $5 at the door
Got a beater parked in your driveway? WFMU seeks donations of used vehicles from any state in the U.S. and in any state of disrepair. It's a great way to help your favorite freeform radio station earn a few bucks, while you get a tax write-off (and extra driveway space). Call 1-855-WFMU-CAR (855-936-8227) to arrange for vehicle pick-up (it's free).

Playing Today

The WFMU time is now 1:35am EST on Thursday. (Full Schedule.)

Wednesday
6am to 9am
(Web-only)
Options The John Allen Show
9am to Noon This week only: Options Kenny G's Hour of Pain
Special: Kenny G is in for Ken this morning
Noon to 3pm Options Duane Train
3pm to 6pm Options Irwin Chusid
Special: Joe Frank - In the Dark: "Pilgrim (Part 1)" (More info)
6pm to 7pm Options Seven Second Delay with Ken and Andy
7pm to 8pm Options Why Oh Why? with Andrea Silenzi
8pm to 9pm This week only: Options Micah
Special: Micah is in for Josh Tonight, with Music of Mind Control
9pm to Midnight This week only: Options Hello Children with Faye
Special: Faye fills in for Evan w/guests Takako Minekawa and Dustin Wong (More info)
Thursday
Midnight to 3am This week only: Options Zzzzzzero Hour with Bill Mac
Special: Bill Mac is in for Small Change tonight
[See the playlist]
3am to 6am Options Rolling Motion
6am to 9am
(Web-only)
Options The Long Rally with Scott McDowell