Will your pet be named WFMU's mascot for a full year?
Make a pledge of any amount to WFMU this October and enter your furry (or feathered or scaled) friend into our first-ever mascot contest! Be sure to tell us your pet's name in the pledge comments, and upload a photo of your pet here. Don't miss out on the new swag, including our Under(water) Dog T-shirt and Illuminati Cat T-shirt!
Don't miss Diane's Kamikaze Fun Machine this Thursday, Oct 2nd, when Mark Stewart of the Pop Group makes a special guest appearance! Tune in noon-3pm to hear Mark tell Diane all about the Pop Group's recent reunion, reissues, and more.
The October issue of WFMU's monthly e-newsletter, Blast of Hot Air is fresh out of the oven. Find out where your favorite DJs are spending their free time, try this month's pointless listener challenge, catch up on WFMU news, and suck down dozens of fascinating links! Check it out here, or subscribe here!
Bhutanese-born Tashi Dorji performed a set of raw, hypnotic experimental guitar pieces at Monty Hall a few weeks ago when he opened up for Sir Richard Bishop. We've just posted videos of Tashi's set: one electric song and one acoustic song for your enjoyment.
Ken and Andy return to the stage for a live taping of the first Seven Second Delay Almost Amateur Hour on Friday, Oct 10th (8pm) in Monty Hall (43 Montgomery St, Jersey City). Tickets will be $5 at the door. We're looking for performers - bands, singers, jugglers, comedians, to each perform for exactly two minutes and 35 seconds. Contact Ken if you're interested in performing.
Pat Byrne presents music, comedy, and more with his variety show Prove It All Night on Saturday, Oct 11th at Monty Hall (43 Montgomery St, Jersey City). Featuring music from Wreckless Eric, plus comedy from Adam Newman, Jo Firestone, and Nate Fernald. Doors open at 9:30pm, tickets $5 at the door.
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 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.
Dan Bodah of Airborne Event presents a night of music at Monty Hall featuring Tom Carter (Charalambides) / Pat Murano (No Neck Blues Band), P.G. Six, and Hallock Hill on Sunday, Nov 2nd. The show starts at 7pm, and tickets are $12.