Freeform radio for the chronically impatient. Avant-garde pop, poppy avant-garde, train whistles, loud guitars and guttural screaming. Playlists and photos posted in real time on the web so you can play along or comment at home or work.

Freeform radio for the chronically impatient. Avant-garde pop, poppy avant-garde, train whistles, loud guitars and guttural screaming. Playlists and photos posted in real time on the web so you can play along or comment at home or work.
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East Orange, NJ




Freeform radio for the chronically impatient. Avant-garde pop, poppy avant-garde, train whistles, loud guitars and guttural screaming. Playlists and photos posted in real time on the web so you can play along or comment at home or work.




WFMU P.O. Box 2011 Jersey City, NJ 07303-2011 201-200-9368


Filling in For Surface Noise from Oct 1, 2018

Spiritualized - "On The Sunshine" - And Nothing Hurt Moles - "Surf's Up" - Untune the Sky Ron Gallo - "Always Elsewhere" - Stardust Birthday Boy The Momes - "Friday" - Spiralling Imrpoved Sound Ltd. - "Hit 'Em In The Face" - Electrick Loosers: Volkslied Into Krautrock Brainticket - "There's a Shadow Watching You" - Women of Kraut (Zoe B's 2018 Premium) The Workshop - "Simply What I Want to Do" - Wlecome Back The Workshop Jah Wobble - "Theme from Midnight Cowboy" - Redux Anthologu...


Today's Programme from Sep 27, 2017

Travis Wammack - "It's Karate Time" - Sounds of the Unexpected John Carpenter - "The Duke Arrives/Barricade" - Escape from New York Soundtrack John Murphy - "Taxi (Ave Maria) Jackknife Lee Remix" - 28 Days Later Soundtrack LCD Soundsystem - "How Do You Sleep" - American Dream John Lennon - "How Do You Sleep?" - Imagine Sebadoh - "The Freed Pig" - sebadoh lll Harry Nilsson - "He Needs Me (extended demo)" - Popeye: Deluxe Edition Harrison Williams Warwick - "The River" - ENOugh:...


Today's Programme from Aug 16, 2017

Barry Adamson - "They Walk Among Us" - Love Sick Dick JG Thirwell - "Scenester" - The Venture Brother Vol 2 39 Clocks - "Heat of Violence" - Zoned Chrome - "Looking For Your Door" - Half Machine from the Sun: The Lost Tracks from '79–'80 Rosa Extra - "Was Mir Deine Schleuder Ist Mir Deine Waschmaschine" - Ende Vom Lied: East German Underground Sound 1979-1990 (V/A) David Nance - "A Cruel Kind of Love" - Negative Boogie Harrison Williams Warwick - "The River" - ENOugh: Garbage Time's...


Today's Programme from Jun 28, 2017

The Buddy Scott Trio - "Barbecue" - You Win Peter Blegvad & John Greaves - "The Only Song" - Unearthed Happy Valley Band - "After The Gold Rush" - Organvm Perceptvs Bobby Conn - "Without You" - Llovessonngs Carney Hild & Kramer - "Name" - Happiness Finally Came to Them Vanilla Fudge - "Ticket to Ride" - Fudge You: The Rest of the Vanilla Fudge The Better Beatles - "Baby You're a Rich Man" - Mercy Beat T e Be a l s - "WALHFMF" Brown Whornet - "Track 1, 2 & 3" - Radio Ablum...


Today's Programme from Jun 21, 2017

Happy Valley Band - "Born to Run" - Organvm Perceptvs The Pterodactyls - "Born to Run" - Considerably Further Beyond The Sea: The Avant-Garde Surf Music Compilation Happy Valley Band - "Crazy" - Organvm Perceptvs The Reveries - "Crazy" - Matchmakers Vol 1 - The Music of Willie Nelson The Jethros - "As Time Goes By" - Nice Hooters Unknown / The Police - "Every Breath You Take (Swing Version)" Blood Sweat and Tears and SMK and More Tears - "And When I Die (Stretch Version)" Go Home...


Today's Programme from May 31, 2017

Electric Covfefe - "China" - Brain, The Box 1972-1979: Cerebral Sounds of Brain Records (V/a) Covfefe Armor - "Matmos" - The Marriage of True Minds Iron Covfefe - "DJ Female Convict Scorpion" Jonathan Winters - "Dr. Death" - Cranky Calls Big Blood & Thunder Crutch - "Sing For What It's Worth" - Self Titled Anya Marina - "Whatsit" - Spirit School The Ting Tings - "Great DJ" - We Started Nothing Subs - "What More" - Beijing Calling: Chinese Rock 1994-2017 - Bodega Pop's WFMU marathon...


Today's Programme from May 24, 2017

The Buzzcocks - "I Believe" - A Different Kind of Tension The Fall - "Fifty Year Old Man" - Imperial Wax Solvent Happy Mondays - "The Egg (Mix)" Magazine - "A Song from Under the Floorboards" Ludus - "Breaking the Rules" - Nue Au Soleil tATu - "How Soon is Now (Stretch)" Joy Division - "Dead Souls" - Heart and Soul Box Set Barry Adamson - "Up in the Air" - Know Where to Run 10cc - "I Wanna Rule The World" Mexican Institute of Sound - "Sinfonia Agridulce" ToToM - "Lay Bittersweet...


Today's Programme from May 17, 2017

Cui Jian - "Balls Under the Red Flag" - Beijing Calling: Chinese Rock 1994-2017 Schlammpeitziger - "Antless Boogie" - Vorausschauende Bebauung Irmin Schmidt / Inner Space Productions - "There Was a Man" - Kamasutra: Vollendung Der Leibe People Like Us - "The Doody Waltz" - Abridged Too Far Johnny Cymball - "Mister Bassman Demo" - Demos to Spazz By: Dave the Spazz's 2017 Marathon Premium Music behind DJ: Wire - "Lowdown Loop" Wire - "Lowdown" Rammstein - "Moskau" - Reise,...


Today's Programme from May 10, 2017

- "A Few GIFs Way Too Big to Post Once the Show Begins" Moon Duo - "New Dawn" - Occult Architecture Vol. 2 SQURL - "Funnel of Love feat Madeline Follin" - Only Lovers Left Alive OST Tjupurru - "Stompin' Ground" - Rough Guide to Australian Aboriginal Music White Hills - "Importance 101" - Stop Mute Defeat Big Blood & Thunder Crutch - "Underneath" - Don't Trust the Ruin Music behind DJ: The Floaters - "Float On" Slowdive - "Star Roving" - Slowdive Joy Division - "Transmission" -...


Today's Programme from Apr 26, 2017

Laurice - "Faded Rose" - Balladeer Roxy Music - "In Every Dreamhome a Heartache" Brown Whornet - "Sweaty Freddy" - Radio Ablum (sic) Bongwater - "Free Love Messes Up My Life" Alice Cooper - "I Love the Dead" Audio Letter to Don - "Benjamin, Wild Man of Hypnosis" Music behind DJ: Rockabye Baby Matmos - "Tunnel" - The Marriage of True Minds Mouse on Mars - "Diskdusk" - The Sound of Cologne Xao Seffcheque - "Julie's In Germany" - Ja, Nein, Vielleicht Kommt Sehr Gut (A Selection of...


Today's Programme from Apr 19, 2017

Destroy All Monsters - "There is No End" - Split LP with Xanadu The Frogs - "I Don't Care If U Disrespect Me (Just So You Love Me)" - It's Only Right and Natural Laurice - "Afraid" - Balladeer Chicano Batman - "Run" - Freedom is Free Shudder to Think - "Hot One" - Velvet Goldmine Soundtrack Butterscott - "Kissing the Velvet Glove" - Great Scott Juana Molina - "Cosoco" - Halo Yasmine Hamdan - "Douss" - Al Jamilat Joy Wellboy - "I Can Handle" - Yorokobi's Mantra M.I.A. - "Ali R U...


Today's Programme from Mar 29, 2017

Klaus Dinger & Japandorf - "Sketch No. 4" - Self TItled AR & The Machines - "Globus" - Deutsche Elektronische Musik 2: Experimental German Rock And Electronic Musik 1971-83 Buzzcocks - "I Love You" - Spiral Scratch/Times Up 40th anniversary Wire - "Short Elevated Period" - Silver/Lead Norweigan Big Band - "In The Hall of the Mountain King" Aguaturbia - "Crimson & Clover" - Psychedelic Drugstore Yo La Tengo - "Autumn Sweater (Kevin Shields Remix)" Xao Seffcheque - "Eine Nacht in...


Today's Programme from Feb 15, 2017

Moonlandingz - "Black Hanz (Radio Mix)" - Black Hanz DJ Female Convict Scorpion - "Bill Withers" - Clash Ups 5 Horsepower Productions - "Legends" - Crooks, Crime & Corruption The Billy Nayer Show - "The Silver Miners' Tale" - The American Astronaut (soundtrack) Clay Pigeon - "Gingham Dress" - No Album John Murphy - "Ave Maria (Jackknife Lee Remix)" - 28 Days Later Soundtrack Brix & The Extricated - "Something To Lose" - Self Titled Tyvek - "Origin of What" - Origin Fat White...


Today's Programme from Dec 14, 2016

Wing - "Ga Si Na Mu" - Everyone Sings Carols with Wing Bob Dylan - "Adeste Fidelis" - Christmas in the Heart Neil Young - "Terrorist Suicide Hang Gliders" - Peace Trail The Limiñanas - "Prisunic" - Malamore Yat-Kha - "Orgasmatron" - Re-Covers Nina Simone - "Little Girl Blue (Postal Service Remix)" Public Image Ltd. - "Swan Lake" - Second Edition The Cats - "Swan Lake" - Classical Gassers: Pop Gems Inspired by Great Composers Madness - "Swan Lake" Blackalicious - "Swan Lake" Kid...


Today's Programme from Dec 7, 2016

King Tum La - "Jalwah, Annie & Goerosak" - Cover Girls Vol. 3 (Scott Williams 2016 WFMU Marathon Premium) Dengue Fever - "Rom Say Sok" - The Deepest Lake Steve Linnegar's Snakeshed Featuring Mike Faure - "6th of April / Honolulu Beat" - Karate Moves Travis Wammack - "Its Karate Time" - Mein Ampf: Tremolo & Vibrato's Greatest Hits Vol. 1 - Matt Fiveash's 2016 Premium Lee Fields & the Expressions - "Never Be Another You" - Special Night Sandra Philips - "I Need You Back Home" - Super...


Today's Programme from Nov 30, 2016

Irving Klaw Trio - "Cubano Saucer" - Utek Pahtoo Mogol JFK Singers - "Ask Not Waltz" - Sing Along with JFK Apanhador Só - "Mordido" - Rolê: New Sounds of Brazil (V/A) NOTS - "Reactor" - Typical Girls (V/A) Gang of Four - "I Found That Essence Rare" - Entertainment Eläkeläiset - "Akainen Elakelainen" Haruomi Hosono & Yen Artists - "Gopd Be With You Till We Meet Again" - Yen Memorial Album Lee Rosevere - "God Be With You Till We Meet Again" - Free Music Archive Right Said Fred - "I'm...


Today's Programme from Nov 9, 2016

- "A GIF Too Big to Post Once the Show Begins" Prince - "The Ladder" - Around The World In A Day Sonny Treadway - "Don't Let The Devil Ride" - Sacred Steel Nina Simone - "Save Me" Marvin Gaye - "Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology)" Porest - "Shakled" - Modern Journal of Popular Savagery Porest - "The Field Recording (FCC Remix)" - Modern Journal of Popular Savagery Leslie Gore - "It's My Party" Monty Python - "I'm So Worried" - Monty Python's Contractual Obligation Album Neil Young -...


Today's Programme from Nov 2, 2016

Psychic TV - "Jump Into the Fire" - Alienist Alice Cooper - "Lost in America" - The Life and Crimes of Alice Cooper Prince - "America" - Around The World In A Day Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings - "This Land Is Your Land" James Blood Ulmer - "Are You Glad to Be in America?" - Title Track David Bowskie - "This is America NOT!" - The Very Very Bestest Best of David Bowskie The Relatives - "What's Wrong with America?" - Live At The Bell House For WFMU Funkadelic - "America Eats its...


Today's Programme from Sep 28, 2016

Joshua Fried - "Miley_Cyrus" - Radio Wonderland Takeshi Terauchi and Blue Jeans - "Yosakoi Bushi" - Electro-Planet: Global Traditions Amped Up For the Modern World Snakeshed & Mike Faure - "Marate Moves | In the Wind" - Karate Moves: The Mystical World of Karate Ashwin Batish - "New Delhi Vice" - Sitar Power Dean Carter - "Would You Believe" - Call of the Wild! The Kettering Vampires - "Layla" - Considerably Further Beyond the Sea: The Avant-Garde Surf Compilation Kumbia Queers -...


Today's Programme from Sep 7, 2016

Rosa Extra - "Was Mir Deine Schleuder Ist Mir Deine Waschmaschine" - Ende Vom Lied: East German Underground Sound 1979-1990 (V/A) Cabaret Voltaire - "Nag Nag Nag" - The Living Legends Sunchine - "Narcoleptic Feedback" - Necromance Sudden Infant - "Nag Nag Nag" - Invocation Of The Aural Slave Gods Funhausen - "High in the Attic" - Self Titled GW Sok - "Spoonfed Hell" - Listen to the Painters Cows - "The Emmigrant Song" - Passive/Agressive: Music From the Twin Cities Underground,...