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Options "(To Pass Away) Death March Toward My Ruin" by Loss
Options on Imaginary Radio with Chris M.
Give the Drummer Radio stream (Schedule)
Your DJ speaks over Options "The 7th Day" by Freddie Hubbard
Options on Give The Drummer Some with Doug Schulkind
Rock & Soul Ichiban stream
"Queen Bee Bbq - Chitlin Pita Supreme"
Radio Boredcast stream
"John Cage and Morton Feldman - John Cage and Morton Feldman In Conversation, Part 2 (Radio Boredcast Day 12)"

News from the Freeform Front

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."
Miss out on the grand opening party for WFMU's new performance space, Monty Hall? Want to relive that fateful night or pretend like you were there? You are in luck! We've just posted videos of every amazing live set from the grand opening party:
Pampers | Watery Love | Doug Gillard | Spectre Folk
Join WFMU's Literary Guild for a reading and listener meet-up at KGB Bar (85 E. 4th St, Manhattan) on Friday, September 5th (7-9pm)! Hear poetry and prose from WFMU's esteemed writerly cabal, including Dan Bodah, Chris T., David Suisman, Clay Pigeon, Amanda Nazario, Chris M., Dave Mandl, Jesse Jarnow, and Bronwyn C. The show is free, but there's a 2-drink minimum. RSVP here.
Master guitarist Sir Richard Bishop plays live at Monty Hall on Sunday Sept. 7th! Bishop's improvisations and compositions effortlessly reflect the shadow worlds of India, the Middle East, North Africa, and American folk. Opening the show will be Bhutanese guitarist Tashi Dorji. Tickets are available here ($12), FB event here.
WFMU's Evan "Funk" Davies will be presenting a live broadcast and listener meet-up in PDX on Sept 10th, with special guest Tony Coulter. Join Evan and Tony at Beech Street Parlor (412 NE Beech St, Portland, OR), 6-9pm west coast time for great tunes, guest DJ sets, high-fives, swag giveaways, and more. RSVP here.
People Like Us (aka Vicki Bennett) presents two performances of audio and moving image on Saturday, September 13th at Monty Hall! We'll be treated to a solo piece and then People Like Us will be joined by M.C. Schmidt (Matmos) and Jason Willett for a collaborative performance. Tickets available here for $12, show starts at 8pm. FB event here.
Wish you could stuff WFMU into a doggie bag and take us with you to enjoy later? Consider your wish granted: WFMU offers tons of downloadable podcasts! Many of your favorite 'FMU shows are available in convenient MP3 form, and we also offer plenty of exclusive podcast-only shows to boot. Check out our podcast page!

Playing Today

The WFMU time is now 9:43am EDT on Friday. (Full Schedule.)

Friday
6am to 9am
(Web-only)
Options Knuckle Sandwich with Dave Bombay
9am to Noon Options Imaginary Radio with Chris M.
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Noon to 3pm Options Bryce
3pm to 6pm Options Miniature Minotaurs with Kurt Gottschalk
6pm to 7pm Options Shut Up, Weirdo with Frangry and Michele
7pm to 8pm Options Put The Needle On The Record with Billy Jam
8pm to 9pm Options Downtown Soulville with Mr. Fine Wine
9pm to Midnight Options Martha
Saturday
Midnight to 3am Options Dangerous For The Brain with Thomas Storck
3am to 6am Options Zzzzzzero Hour with Bill Mac