Upcoming Special Programs on WFMU
Last updated: June 2nd at 12:04 AM

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Alessandro De Rosa (Co-Author of "Ennio Morricone: In His Own Words")
Tuesday, June 2nd, 7pm - 8pm
on Morricone Island with Devon E. Levins

Milan-based writer, composer and radio host Alessandro De Rosa approached Ennio Morricone with a CD of his own work after a 2005 lecture. The encounter led to a referral to study music composition with Boris Porena and co-authoring “Ennio Morricone – In His Own Words” (Oxford University Press), Morricone’s autobiography in the form of three years of conversations with Alessandro. As a composer, Alessandro has scored for film, tv and documentaries and collaborated with Jon Anderson of Yes. ]


Duncan Reid & the Big Heads
Wednesday, June 3rd, 9pm - Midnight
on
The Evan "Funk" Davies Show
Duncan Reid co-founded the legendary UK punk/power pop band The Boys in the late '70s, but didn't strike out on his own until 2012. Don't Blame Yourself is his third album with the Big Heads, and as usual it's full of catchy sing-along-able tunes. The band talks about the new album and being stuck at home instead of out playing shows Wednesday night on WFMU!


No Trend
Friday, June 5th, 9am - Noon
on
JA In The AM with John Allen
Confrontational and righteously set against the faddish ways of
 youth subcultures, Ashton, Maryland's No Trend skirted the eighties DC scene with their negging anti-hardcore and nihilistic rejection of punk. Harshly contrasting with straight-edge, the band further distanced themselves with a sound informed by industrial, noise and art rock. Drag City just re-issued a box-set of the band's earliest material, and John Allen will Zoom in with the producers, and some former band members to discuss the project.


DRUMMER STREAM DISCOTHEQUE!
Friday, June 5th, 3pm - 7pm
on
destination: OUT with Jeff Golick (on Give the Drummer Radio stream)
Dance away the crazy with a radio party, every Friday 3-7pm (ET). Now until further notice. This week, Jeff Golick planet rocks you back to 1981 when the ties were skinny, the shades were neon, and the funk was fresh!


The world premiere of LPs from The Pheromoans and The Lloyd Pack
Friday, June 5th, 9pm - Midnight
on
Daniel Blumin's show
Tis the world premiere of forthcoming LPs from The Pheromoans and The Lloyd Pack (featuring Russell Walker of the Pheromoans and Dan Melchior). Tune in to hear the skewed sounds of the Pheromoans' I Mustard Mitt album and sway to the alien psychedelics of I Bet You've Got Some Good Stories, the off-kilter 4th LP from The Lloyd Pack!


Vasilis Kostas: The Soul of Epirus: Music From Greece
Saturday, June 6th, 6pm - 9pm
on Transpacific Sound Paradise with Rob Weisberg

Vasilis Kostas, originally from Epirus, Greece, is a standout player of the laouto - lute. His collaborative album with clarinet virtuoso Petroloukas Halkias, The Soul of Epirus, received great reviews. He also explores Greek traditions in Boston-based Pharos Ensemble, and channels his other musical love, jazz, as a member of Global Messengers, the multicultural outfit led by pianist Danilo Pérez. Tune in to hear - and hear about - the music. Plus Vasilis spins a guest-DJ set!


DRUMMER STREAM DISCOTHEQUE!
Friday, June 12th, 3pm - 7pm
on
Global Grease with Kim Sorise (on Give the Drummer Radio stream)
Dance away the crazy with a radio party, every Friday 3-7pm (ET). Now until further notice. This week, Kim Sorise injects a massive dose of infectious international hip-shakers!


Former Brian Wilson bodyguard Rocky Pamplin & coauthor Ron Hamady
Saturday, June 13th, 11am - 1pm
on
Michael Shelley's show
Michael welcomes Brian Wilson's former live-in body guard Rocky Pamplin and coauthor Ron Hamady, and to discuss Rocky's years attempting to keep the Beach Boy away from drugs, unhealthy foods, unsavory characters and their book "The Beach Boys' Endless Wave: Inside America's Band."


DRUMMER STREAM DISCOTHEQUE!
Friday, June 19th, 3pm - 7pm
on
Hinky Dinky Time with Uncle Michael (on Give the Drummer Radio stream)
Dance away the crazy with a radio party, every Friday 3-7pm (ET). Now until further notice. This week, Uncle Michael's Topeka Sound System presents "So Shall Dis Dancing" — nonstop positive vibrations from the islands.


The Dead Mauriacs
Friday, June 19th, 9pm - Midnight
on
Daniel Blumin's show
Studio Wunderschnapps presents: The Dead Mauriacs. Hailing from France, The Dead Mauriacs collage together elements of electro-acoustic soundiness, slivers of exotica, fantastical creak 'n roll, and an assortment of noises that would make a Foley artist oscillate wildly. Don't miss this exclusive treat recorded in isolation!


DRUMMER STREAM DISCOTHEQUE!
Friday, June 26th, 3pm - 7pm
on
Underwater Theme Park with Meghan (on Give the Drummer Radio stream)
Dance away the crazy with the Drummer Stream's weekly Friday dance party. This week, Meghan takes over with a continuous flow of massive AFROBEAT tracks!! Have ample drinks and proper footwear handy, and maybe apologize to the downstairs neighbors in advance!



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