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Options "Nihavend Longa" by Erol Pekcan 5
Options on Surface Noise with Joe McGasko
Give the Drummer Radio stream (Schedule)
"Joe Malinga and Southern Africa Force - NoNet"
Rock & Soul Ichiban stream
"The Ventures - Ventures' Twist Party, Vol. 2 - Radio Spot"
UbuWeb Radio stream
"Spectral - Syn_2008-11-23"
Radio Boredcast stream
"Jem Finer - Longplayer excerpt for Radio Boredcast - LP_111119_004724 (Radio Boredcast Day 3)"

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 9:25am EST on Thursday. (Full Schedule.)

Thursday
6am to 9am
(Web-only)
Options The Long Rally with Scott McDowell
9am to Noon Options Surface Noise with Joe McGasko
[See the playlist]
Noon to 3pm Options Diane's Kamikaze Fun Machine
3pm to 6pm This week only: Options The Pounding System with Clay
Special: Clay Caplice fills in for Fabio Today
6pm to 7pm Options The Dusty Show with Clay Pigeon
7pm to 8pm Options Miracle Nutrition with Hearty White
8pm to 9pm Options Sinner's Crossroads with Kevin Nutt
9pm to Midnight This week only: Options Todd-o-phonic Todd
Special: Todd-o-phonic Todd fills in for Dave the Spazz
Friday
Midnight to 3am Options Nick Name
3am to 6am Options Stan