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News from the Freeform Front

Kurt Gottschalk presents a special episode of Miniature Minotaurs on Friday, Sept 19th (3-6pm) at Monty Hall, and you're invited! Pianist Dante Boon will play compositions by Tom Johnson, Taylam Susam, Jürg Frey and himself and the ensemble Varispeed will perform an original arrangement of "The Bank" from Robert Ashley's serial opera "Perfect Lives." Tickets $5 at the door (43 Montgomery St, Jersey City). Dante Boon's appearance is made possible in part by the support of the Performing Arts Fund NL.
Multi-instrumentalist, throat-singer extraordinaire Arrington de Dionyso visits Airborne Event with Dan Bodah on Monday, Sept 22nd (9pm-mid). Arrington will perform a set with none other than lightning drummer Greg Saunier of Deerhoof. Don't miss it!
In case you missed it...
- Faye hosted a live set by pop heroes Jad Fair and Danielson: listen
- Michael Shelley interviewed songwriter/performer P.F. Sloan: listen
- And check out Tashi Dorji and Sir Richard Bishop recorded live at Monty Hall for Brian Turner's show: listen
Honk NYC! and Rob Weisberg of Transpacific Sound Paradise present a night of brass band insanity at Monty Hall on Oct 16th! Performers include PaKaVa It, Radio Kaizman, Chaotic Noise Marching Corps, and Environmental Encroachment. Tickets available here ($10). Monty Hall is located at 43 Montgomery St, Jersey City.
The Jersey City International Television and Film Festival takes over Monty Hall for a night of screenings on Saturday, Oct 18th. More details coming soon, but the fest is still accepting submissions, and you can visit this page for info.
The Velvet Underground's Nico is brought back to life by Tammy Faye Starlite, who will perform live at Monty Hall on Friday, Oct 17th! A recent New York Times review of Tammy's performance calls it "howlingly funny." WFMU's own Chris T. will interview "Nico" and plenty of songs shall be sung during this outrageous theatrical event. Tickets $10.
WFMU and the Free Music Archive are pleased to announce the return of Radio Free Culture, a weekly podcast exploring issues at the intersection of digital culture and the arts. Check out the season's first episode, featuring an interview with Elliot Harmon of Creative Commons. Subscribe to the podcast here via iTunes.
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 1:33am EDT on Wednesday. (Full Schedule.)

6am to 9am
Options Marty McSorley
9am to Noon Options This Is The Modern World with Trouble
Noon to 3pm Options Three Chord Monte with Joe Belock
3pm to 6pm Options Brian Turner
6pm to 7pm Options Aerial View with Chris T.
7pm to 8pm Options Dave Emory
8pm to 9pm Options The Ragged Phonograph Program with Mike the Barber
9pm to Midnight Options The Goddamn Dave Hill Show
Special: Cheetah Chrome, Shonali Bhowmik, and Jo Firestone (More info)
Midnight to 3am Options Wm. Berger presents My Castle of Quiet
[See the playlist]
3am to 6am Options Redundancy Radio with DJ Disk Jockey
6am to 9am
Options The John Allen Show