Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Red Tears | 7-10 PM ET Tonight

A soundtrack for an imaginary Zhang Yimou film. A cinematic sound collage of Chinese classical, experimental, folk, noise, opera, and shidaiqu

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Wednesday, January 22, 2020


A deep dive into late 20th & early 21st Century Russian disco, electronic, folk-punk, pop, post-punk, surf-rock & underground

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Wednesday, January 15, 2020

The Seven Year Itch

Six years ago, on this day in 2014, we aired our first episode of Bodega Pop Live on WFMU's Give the Drummer Radio. 

Tonight, from 7-10 PM ET, we're serving up a seven-set suite to christen our seventh season, featuring sex-positive reggae, silver-age Brasilian hip hop, Moroccan superstars Jil Jilala, psychedelic Indonesian, Egyptian chanteuse Nagat al Saghira's sweetest, a small selection of Perestroika rock, plus a handful of favorite tracks from the bodega.

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Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Let's Meet in the Afterlife

Psychedelic bubblegum, mor lam, folk, luk thung, and rock sounds from Thailand

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Wednesday, January 1, 2020


Coldwave, darkwave, Italo-disco, minimal synth, new wave, synthpop & more from the legendary Crispy Nuggets music blog

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