Make an Insta-Pledge NOW!

We're an independent freeform station broadcasting at 91.1 fm in New York, at 90.1 fm in the Hudson Valley, and with gobs and gobs of online offerings.

 
Advanced Search


[click on the photo for the soundbite of the day]

[click on the photo for the soundbite of the day]
Greetings from WFMU
We Know, We Know, You're Into Our Early Stuff.

Now Playing

WFMU stream (Schedule)
Options "marche de la mort" by Karthala 72
Options on Samantha's show
Give the Drummer Radio stream (Schedule)
"Petticoat & Vine - Riding a Carousel"
Rock & Soul Ichiban stream
"Duane & Miriam Eddy - Guitar on My Mind"
UbuWeb Radio stream
"Reynols - Ohio 2"
Radio Boredcast stream
"Gavin Bryars - Tramp with Orchestra I (Quartet) (Radio Boredcast Day 6)"

News from the Freeform Front

The Mekons play live on WFMU Aug 8th! Art punk legends the Mekons drop by Todd-o-phonic Todd's show on Saturday, Aug 8th (3-6pm)! Hot off the heels of select tour dates in the U.S., and recently featured in the excellent documentary, Revenge of the Mekons, the band visits WFMU for a live set.
Check out the video of Junk Boys live at Monty Hall Check out this Junk Boys video of the song "Silver," captured during a recent Monty Hall performance. The Brooklyn rock and roll band also recently stopped by the Three Chord Monte show with Joe Belock, and you can grab some songs from that set here on the Free Music Archive.
Experience the FMA on any mobile device! Attention smartphone zombies: the Free Music Archive recently released new mobile apps for both iOS and Android (or search "FMA" in the App Store / Play Store). Grab the app and bask in the sweet sounds of 86,000 free songs! Explore music by genre and check out hand-picked mixes until your thumbs go raw.
Lots of great events are coming up at Monty Hall... Coming up at Monty Hall:
Sat Aug 8 - The Idiosyncratic World of Brian Dewan | tickets
Sun Sept 13 - The Pandoras | tickets
Sat Sept 19 - The Feelies | Tickets
Fri Sept 25 - Downtown Soulville Soul Sock Hop and live broadcast with Mr. Fine Wine | tickets $5 at the door
Thurs Oct 15 - Honk! NYC in NJ International Brass Band Mayhem | tickets
Fri Oct 23 - The Ex with Ken Vandermark | tickets
Sat Oct 24 - People Like Us presents Citation City (U.S. Premiere) | Tickets
Archive Update/Time Search on site Remember that song you heard us play last week that went "Badda-ba-padda-ba-doomp-pa-shloobey"? And remember how you missed the DJ back-announce the name of the artist who did it? WFMU's Time Search page is just what you've been waiting for! All you have to do is input the day and time you heard that song, and the time search page will point you to the playlist, or possibly even to a link to hear it again! Try it right now!
Where's my swag? Where's my swag? We are in the middle of the months-long process of mailing out swag to everyone who pledged to our 2015 Marathon (the more stuff you requested, the longer it will take), so thanks for your patience. If you made an unpaid pledge and never received a payment form, please contact Listener Services Honcho Joe McGasko here.
Donate Your Old Car to WFMU! Get a tax credit for your beater! 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 5:46am EDT on Tuesday. (Full Schedule.)

Monday
6am to 9am
(Web-only)
This week only: Options Champ Sound with DJ Guy
Special: DJ Guy fills in for DJ Large Margin
9am to Noon Options Imaginary Radio with Chris M.
Noon to 3pm Options Three Chord Monte with Joe Belock
3pm to 3:01pm Options Jim Price
3:01pm to 6pm Options Scott Williams
6pm to 7pm Options Sportsy Talk with Bronwyn C.& Jim
7pm to 8pm Options Honky Tonk Radio Girl with Becky
8pm to 9pm This week only: Options Depravity's Rainbow with Therese and Mike
Special: Therese fills in for Dr Gameshow tonight
9pm to Midnight This week only: Options Martha
Special: Martha fills in for Dave Hill
Tuesday
Midnight to 3am Options The Frow Show with Jesse Jarnow
3am to 6am Options Samantha
[See the playlist]
6am to 9am
(Web-only)
This week only: Options Circle Time with Mark R.
Special: Mark fills in for Sheila