Wednesday, May 12, 2021

Goodbye, Rock. Yuri Morozov | 7-10 PM EDT

 


TONIGHT on WFMU's Give the Drummer Radio, Bodega Pop spins Soviet freak folk, progressive & psychedelic, avant-electronica, esoteric funk, and more by Russia's greatest bedroom star

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Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Madagascar | 7-10 PM EDT

 

The Mushrooms Fever

Tonight on WFMU's Give the Drummer Radio, Bodega Pop spins punk, pop, hip hop, field recordings, old cassettes, 78s, and more from the red island

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Wednesday, April 28, 2021

Slanted and Enchanted | 7-10 PM EDT

 


Dreamy pop, rock, psych, field, avant-garde, and more, from four or five corners of the world


Wednesday, April 21, 2021

Keyboard Kings | 7-10 PM EDT

 

TONIGHT on WFMU's Give the Drummer Radio we spin favorite and obscure tracks by keyboard kings, queens, dukes, and duchesses

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Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Lao New Year | 7-10 PM EDT

 

Photo by Laurent Jeanneau (aka Kink Gong)


TONIGHT on WFMU's Give the Drummer Radio, Bodega Pop spins three hours of country stars, ethnic minorities, 80s & 90s Lao-American synthpoppers, French Lao beatmakers, forgotten rockers

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Wednesday, April 7, 2021

NICE UP THE DANCE | 7-10 PM EDT

 


TONIGHT on WFMU's Give the Drummer Radio, Bodega Pop spins Jamaican dancehall hits, dis tracks, deep cuts, and come-ons

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Wednesday, March 31, 2021

East Main Street | 7-10 PM EDT Tonight

 

Bodega Pop on WFMU's Give the Drummer Radio spins tracks by Asian American & Pacific Islander artists, from Honolulu to NYC. Rattana, who co-curated our 2017 Lao New Year show, joins us to give her perspective on recent events

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Wednesday, March 24, 2021

Describe for me the flowing tears.

 


Tonight, from 7-10 PM EDT, Bodega Pop on WFMU's Give the Drummer Radio spins three hours of moving performances from Afghanistan, Egypt, Ethiopia, Greece, Russia, and Turkey


Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Some of Our Best Friends Are DJs, Part 2

 


From 7-10 PM EDT tonight on WFMU's Give the Drummer Radio, Jesse Kaminsky joins Bodega Pop for a three-hour fundraising marathon special. We'll be giving away Congolese, Jamaican, Japanese, and South African CDs and LPs to lucky winners who pledge $20 or more during the show.

Stop in! Hang out! Win something! Support freeform radio!

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Wednesday, March 10, 2021

Some of Our Best Friends Are DJs | 7-10 PM EST

Jesse Kaminsky (Neighbors Noise) joins Gary for a WFMU Fundraising Marathon Special! Hang out! Meet likeminded dudes and chicks! Win prizes! Support the leader in pandemic freeform programming!

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Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Relax Baby Be Cool | 7-10 PM EST

 


NOW PLAYING: On the day after the 30th Anniversary of Serge Gainsbourg's passing, we use Jeremy Allen's recent critical biography as a launching pad to revisit one of the 20th century's greatest artists


Wednesday, February 24, 2021

The Departed | 7-10 PM EST

 

Now playing on WFMU's Give the Drummer Radio, three hours of rare and favorite tracks by Đorđe Balašević, Françoise Cactus, Prince Markie Dee, Johnny Pacheco, and U-Roy

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Wednesday, February 17, 2021

THAT LAND: The Persian Cassette Experience

 


Peter Doolan of the legendary Monrakplengthai sent us 30 Persian cassettes last week. 

Now playing on WFMU's Give the Drummer Radio: Three hours of representative tracks alongside pre-revolution-era recordings from Iran


Wednesday, February 10, 2021

Version | 7-10 PM EST

 

Now playing on WFMU's Give the Drummer Radio: The demo. The dub. Dry vs. wet. Mood and gendered reprise. Another language. A riddim. An alternate take. Sans paroles. The remix and the redux. Unplugged and isolated.

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Wednesday, February 3, 2021

Whole New World | 7-10 PM EST

 

Now playing on WFMU's Give the Drummer Radio, three thrill-packed hours of SOPHIE, PC Music, and the electronic bubblegum decade

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Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Mixtape for My Boss | 7-10 PM EST

 


Now playing on WFMU's Give the Drummer Radio: Three hours of international music according to what I imagine my boss will like

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Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Hey, Hey Hellenes | 7-10 PM EST


Now Playing on WFMU's Give the Drummer Radio: Post-punk, dimotiká, bubblegum, laïká, hip hop, rebetiko and more from the birthplace of western incivility!

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Wednesday, January 13, 2021

City of Gold: Leningrad 1974-91

 

Now playing on WFMU's Give the Drummer Radio, three hours of DIY, studio, and live recordings from the birthplace of the Soviet rock and roll underground.

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Wednesday, January 6, 2021

THREE LIVES | 7-10 PM EST

 


Now playing: The Dark Nightingale of Egypt. Jamaica's first woman at the control. A Zamrock pioneer.

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