All Shows

Sunday
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Music

500 Gigabytes

500 Gigabytes is a musical variety show that seeks thematic connections between songs from different genres throughout the 20th Century and beyond. 

Monday
2:00am - 3:00am
Music/Talk

A Hollow Pillow Swank on the Swind

Sound collage, remixes, mashups, transmission interruptions, sound bites, absurdist comedy, creepy pasta, obscure cuts, rare music ad infinitum, ad nauseum. A megamashstravaganza of smorgish propontortions. Follow Comrade Crabtree and the swind squad on Facebook, Ello and Soundcloud

Saturday
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Music

All Systems Open

**body music, no wave, new synth, old synth, head-scratchers of all stripes**

Saturday
12:00am - 2:00am
Music
Funk

All-Funk Radio

with Provide

Provide's Funk Show

Monday
9:00pm - 11:00pm
Comedy/Variety

Almost Tuesday

From comedians Woody Battaglia, Jon Laurin and Kara Maillie, Almost Tuesday is a comedy and music variety show featuring interviews with artists of all sorts, written and improvised comedy performance, live musical performances, weird characters, experimental audio segments, and thematic threads that listeners can choose to pick up.

Sunday
8:00am - 10:00am
Music
Electric

Are Friends Electric?

Catchy, dancey, and robotic electronic music through the ages - including pop, new wave, post-punk, and various veins of electronica - whatever that means.

Friday
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Talk

Around the Corner

Listen to the best hip-hop locally and nationwide and discuss issues with Chandler Scott!

Have requests or want to get in touch with Chandler?

Snapchat - Swaggerwagons
Twitter - @cscottWAYO
Instagram - @CwsValid

Sunday
10:00am - 11:00am
Talk/Other

Art and Archive

Sound compositions, art performances, and audio found in attics, basements, thrift stores and archives.

Sunday
8:00pm - 9:00pm
Music

Audio Tourist

A weekly audio travelogue visiting various places and times.

Friday
1:00am - 2:00am
Music

Beneath the Remains

Music Show

Wednesday
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Music

Blackbook Sessions

Hip Hop/Turntablism/Down tempo instrumentals Music Show

Friday
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Music
Hip Hop

Bobb Mohommod Hip Hop Show

Bobb Mohommod Hip Hop Show
Mush and Cello Brown are two emcees that love Hip Hop so much that they wanted to do a show for the world. Mush and Mr. Brown have been involved with a number of Hip Hop acts in Rochester over their 20+ years in music. The Bobb Mohommod Hip Hop Show will be bumping Hip Hop from all eras, regions and styles. There is only one criteria, it has to be DOPE!

Thursday
9:00pm - 10:00pm
Music
Call and Response

Call and Response

Bi-weekly show exploring call and response in its various forms.

Friday
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Music
Punk

Cat Party!

Classic, current, and local punk/hardcore, post-punk, shoegaze, power-pop, and everything in between.

Thursday
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Music
Psych / Folk

Damaged Reflections

Psych, folk, and underground sounds.

Thursday
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Music

DJ Shola's Radical Paradise

Music

Thursday
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Music

Doug Coast Show

Mad Cat radio and my bag of records.
Evey Thursday at 3pm to 4. I'll be Playing anything from old school rock'n roll, surf classic county, instrumentals to fuzzed out garage rock and live concerts.
Don't miss out for every week I'll have a different theme

Saturday
11:00pm - 12:00pm
Music

Extra Life Music

A music show with a wide range! New,
tunes, old tunes, classics from my life playlist, things you've never heard, rare cuts and danceable favorites!

Monday
8:00am - 9:00am
Music

Fastened / Unfastened

Playlist essays, mélange.

Friday
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Music

Feedback Deficiency

"I'm constantly introduced to music I've never heard before," says Feedback Deficiency host Saby Reyes-Kulkarni, who going on 14 years now has covered a variety of genres for outlets like Pitchfork, Paste, MTV Iggy, Diffuser, Spin, Noisey, Alarm, Ultimate Classic Rock, Nashville Scene and several outlets throughout the New Times/Village Voice chain.

Monday
11:00am - 12:00pm
Music

File Under Popular

Pop music. Whatever that means.

One half frivolous, one half serious, and one half catchy tune.

Mostly stuff that you can play in the car, office, or home.

Mostly.

Tuesday
12:00pm - 12:30pm
Music

First Five

Each episode will be focused on one artist and the first five years of their musical career. We'll hear about their beginnings, evolution, influences, and listen to a bunch of amazing songs. 

 

Thursday
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Talk

Flour City Yawp

“I sound my barbaric yawp over the rooftops of the world.” ― Walt Whitman

The Flour City Yawp hosted by Albert Abonado is Rochester's source for poetry and poetry related news, featuring interviews, readings, and conversations about the latest in poetry. Get your poetry fix every Thursday at 2PM.

Wednesday
12:00am - 1:00am
Music

For The Record

A Late Night Show where just about anything goes. There are two rules: vinyl only and limited, nerdy dialog. The content changes, so if you are adventurous, check in weekly to see what is spinning. It would be easier for me to tell you what I will not play (The Eagles and Supertramp are outlawed...) so realize I am open to just about any song, band, genre, style, or theme as long as FCC regulations are not infringed upon. (I would hate to upset the community of ROC City!)

Saturday
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Music

Foreground Music

Expertly curated freeform music based around a weekly theme.

Monday
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Talk

Foreign Exchange

Foreign Exchange is hosted by three young women and is a weekly showcase of Rochester's international, multi-cultural communities. We cover current community events, showcase music, cuisine, and destinations of a different region every week, and host guests for our community connection interview and silly international trivia.
Like us on Facebook!

Thursday
4:00pm - 4:30pm
Talk

Fresh Perspectives

Fresh Perspectives is a teen powered show; hosted by teens to feature and celebrate teens doing remarkable things in the greater Rochester area. We aim to promote conversation across the broad community, foster teen leadership and interview skills, air issues important to teens, and last but not least, to bring our listeners Fresh Perspectives! The world needs fresh perspectives, and Rochester needs fresh perspectives on our teens.

Friday
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Music
Freeform

Friday Night Dance Party

Movin' R&B, R&R, soul and country obscurities to get you ready for the weekend!
More episodes here.
https://www.mixcloud.com/jimmy-filingeri/

Friday
1:00am - 2:00am
Music

Ghost Punk

1 hour music show featuring classic spooky,morbid dark  punk, goth, h/c, new wave, and rock dug up from the graves of the underground

Thursday
6:00am - 8:00am
Music

Good Vibes Radio

Music + Talk + Vibes

Saturday
8:00am - 10:00am
Music
Gospel

Gospel Hours of Power With PastorCD

Classic and current gospel music as well as performances and interviews with local luminaries.

Thursday
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Music/Talk

Graphic Ear

Each week, we'll welcome a visual artist into the studio.
We'll chat about their work and the music they listen to.
And we'll play some swell tunes.
The show will sound wonderful, thanks to Joey P.
Groovy.

Wednesday
6:00am - 7:00am
Music
Freeform

Half Awake

A mixed bag of somnolent audio treats.

Tuesday
10:00pm - 11:00pm
Comedy

Hard Roc Trivia

with Allish

Hard Roc Trivia is a comedy trivia game show. It's the only show where we really don't care if you know the right answer to the questions we pose. We are just as interested in your best answer!

Hard Roc Trivia airs on Tuesday nights from 10pm-11pm and you can play along by calling the station or tweeting answers to @RocTrivia on Twitter! Points are awarded for correct answers and any responses we find worthy of points.

Friday
12:00am - 1:00am
Other
Headphone p0rn

Headspace

Sounds & Stuff

Friday
9:00pm - 10:00pm
Music/Comedy
Freeform

Hey Doggy Variety Hour

TAKE A RIDE ON THE GOOFBALLL EXPRESS AND LISTEN TO SOME HOT JAMMERS TO ENJOY THE RIDE

Tuesday
12:00am - 1:00am
Music

Hi-De-Ho Show

Music Show

Tuesday
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Music
Freeform Hi-Fi

Hi-Fi Heaven

ALL VINYL, ALL HOUR!

Follow @wileypete on Instagram for updates about the show!

Thursday
8:00am - 10:00am
Music
Jazz / Soul

Jo Khool Smooth Jazz and Soul

We’ll play tracks from current Smooth Jazz and Independent National music charts. Also spotlight NEW MUSIC radio singles from Mainstream and Independent Artists. In addition play Smooth Jazz and Soul tracks that are no longer on the charts but still have a huge following. Jo Khool, bringing you "The Ultimate Blend in Smooth Jazz, Jazz, and Soul".

Tuesday
9:00pm - 10:00pm
Music
Blues

Jump Blues

Jump Blues is an exploration of the wide-range of eras and styles which encompass the Blues genre, 100 years of American music. That includes Country Blues, Electric Blues, Zydeco, Boogie-Woogie, and Blues Rock, however the common thread will be uptempo tunes which you can dance to and might hear in a Juke Joint or roadhouse. Always seeking local Rochester-based talent to share their music during the show.

Monday
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Music

Junk Culture

New wave haircuts, power pop Rickenbackers, punk singers and psychedelic rock.  Two hours of the finest underground pop 1982 has to offer.  It all makes sense in context.

Monday
7:00am - 8:00am
Music

Just the Claps

Let's call it an eclectic mix of groove-centric wake-em-up tracks.

Sunday
11:00am - 12:00pm
Music/Talk

Juxtaposed Soliloquies, Elaborated....

mixing various genres of music with spoken word fragments to create a multi-dimensional alternative to traditional narrative.

Sunday
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Music

Kearah

Raw crackle, Pure Sound
All Vinyl.

https://www.facebook.com/KearahWAYOFM/

--Previous shows-- (check it out, for shows i forget to post here)
https://www.mixcloud.com/Kearah/

Tuesday
6:00am - 8:00am
Music

Keep Dreaming | Wake Up

Keep Dreaming (6:00-7:00 am):
Moods and atmospheres to accompany dreaming into waking.
 
Wake Up (7:00-8:00 am):
An energizing mix of genres and beats to start the day.
 

Friday
11:00am - 12:00pm
Music

Kryptic Pop Thrills

I just spent the past 6 months playing musicians/bands only once: No Band Repeats!

Tuesday
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Music/Talk

Law & Hip Hop

Talk & Music Show

Saturday
2:00am - 4:00am
Music

Live From the 585

Music Show

Monday
9:00am - 10:00am
Music

Made in Heaven

Music Show: gospel, reggae, urban afro and other soul stirring grooves

Monday
6:00am - 7:00am
Music

Make It Do What It Do Music

Old-school Soul, R&B, etc.

Tuesday
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Music
Punk and Experimental

Maybe I'm Wrong

Punk, post-punk, experimental, noise, weirdo jams, kook-rock, destructo-rock, colostomy-rock, post-noise, post-silence, pre-silence, between silences, inside silences, sounds within other sounds, fart noises, baby dinosaurs, I can't feel my legs, fever dream of a broken island....

Music on this show includes bands/artists like:

Monday
10:00am - 11:00am
Music/Talk
Freeform

Mixed Messages Radio

with JJ

J.J. was once an awkward Girl Scout that grew up into a woman who loves candy, glitter and instrumental math rock. During Mixed Messages Radio hour you will hear all of the information you never knew you wanted to know and fun music to go along with it! How do you make a tooth brush out of sticks and leaves when you forget yours on a sleep-away camp? How are conversation hearts candy made? What strange British words can you use in an argument?

Sunday
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Music

Mixtape

The idea is to create a new mixtape on-air, utilizing a variety of formats, crossing most genre lines.

I periodically invite guests to make their own mixtape with us in the studio to keep things fresh & interactive, and to broaden the musical experience from 3-4pm on Sunday afternoons (with the exception of the last Sunday of every month). 

This is a childhood dream come true.

Sunday
1:00am - 3:00am
Music
Freeform

Music from an Infinite Universe

"Music from an Infinite Universe" is intended to showcase music from...well...everywhere. (Though I'm still waiting on that CD I ordered from the Crab Nebula.)

Each week, I'll be presenting music with a theme. I may focus on a songwriter, a performer, a country. Music from video games. TV show themes. Music about cats. These kinds of topics and more will be covered. (No, I haven't scheduled the show about cats, yet. Calm down, Internet.)

Wednesday
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Music

Music Matters

Hosts Carlos Sanchez-Gutierrez, Aristea Mellos, Diana Rosenblum, Nick Morandi, and Alex Stephenson from the Eastman School of Music Composition Department, share and discuss music emerging from ESM, as well as work by national and international composers.

Tuesday
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Music

Music Therapy

Expansive freeform programming tailored to fit a mood. Each week, we will take on a new mood, concept, idea - something undefinable except in the visceral realm of music. It's music to fit a mood - my music and my mood.

View weekly playlists, discuss the mood, and interact with me at the Music Therapy Facebook page: www.facebook.com/musictherapyWAYO

Friday
1:00am - 2:00am
Music

Neon Noir

My world is dying, transmitting to you from dimension NEON NOIR {File #XIXXXLMCM}. I, Cyborg DJ Zonekiller, call to you with the soundscapes of "Retrowave" 80s futurism.

Wednesday
11:00am - 12:00pm
Music

New Muse

New Muse explores the contemporary classical music of today.

Thursday
4:30pm - 5:00pm
Talk

No Labels, Included

Join us on Thursdays at 4:30 pm on WAYO 104.3 for No Labels, Included: the show where we let the audience define themselves.

We focus on intersectional feminism and social justice in culture. Our intention is to create a space to talk about these things with inclusion in mind. We bring inspiration, education, validation, laughs, black girl magic, every week.

Tuesday
1:00am - 3:00am
Music

No Regrets Radio

Your quest for the never ending mix ends here. Listen every Monday night/Tuesday morning from 1am-3am and get on the Artie Partie mix train. Music right to your ear holes.

Wednesday
6:00am - 7:00am
Music

Normal Happiness

Fuzz, jangle, handclaps.

Saturday
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Talk

Now's the Time

talk and local artist & activist building leadership and community knowledge & roc bottom slam

Friday
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Music

Numbers

Numbers programs range from noise/drone, experimental, electronic, loud rock, math rock, etc. New and old, themed (New Zealand noise rock, Australian rock, math rock, 90's indie rock, label-centric themes, etc), live sets, and interviews with local and touring musicians.

Saturday
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Music

Obsolete Transmissions

Early synth, industrial, and electronic music from the 1970s and 1980s.

Sunday
12:00am - 1:00am
Music
Freeform

Other Aspects

Mainly focusing the avant-garde: Modern classical, free jazz, minimalist and electronic experimental styles.

Tuesday
10:00am - 11:00am
Music/Talk

Our Voice Talk Radio

OV Talk Radio is a radio show featuring people and stories from our community in Rochester and the surrounding area. Also, you'll hear classic R&B, some hip hop, and more as well as a discussion on local issues. Contact kjean@wayofm.org and leave your thoughts and suggestions on what you'd like to hear in future shows.

Thursday
10:00pm - 11:00pm
Music

People Mover

A Zambian psych record, a French ye ye comp, and a regional hardcore mixtape become buds and decide to form a band.

Sunday
10:00am - 11:00am
Comedy

Polite Ink

Who we are. Polite Ink., or PI as we affectionately call it, is made up of people. Funny people to be precise. Funny people who perform comedy. Sketches and improv that is. Now we are funny people who perform sketch and improv on the radio as well. YOU. WILL. LAUGH.

Saturday
11:00am - 1:00pm
Music
Freeform

Popular Music for Unpopular People

We are a 2 hour show on Saturdays from 11:00am to 1:00pm. We try to cram as much music in as possible with minimal talk. We play a variety of music from many genres and time periods with the occasional theme-based show thrown in.

www.facebook.com/PMfUP

Saturday
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Music
Freeform

Prism

Weekly Variety Show of music expressed by a theme. Every week a fresh look at the human condition, its components and variables, through song, sound, rhythms, and beats.

Wednesday
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Music

Psychedelicatessen

The Psychedelicatessen focuses on psychedelic and psychedelic influenced music from the last six decades. There are three rotating hosts. Each show has its own theme designed to tweak your brain in different creative dimensions. Functioning synapses are optional.

Tuesday
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Music
Freeform

Radio Free Paul

Radio Free Paul, hosted by DJ Paul - playing every Tuesday, from 4 pm to 6 pm - is a music show, encompassing all forms of music, and exciting commentary.
Usually, the music is hooked to some kind of theme, and I will try and get as much local music on as possibe

Sunday
10:00am - 11:00am
Comedy

Ramble On

It's Improv radio with Zach Slavny, Malcolm Whitfield, Andrea Springer.
Featured guest interviews pave the way for scenic off the cuff radio drama.
Produced by Woody Battaglia and Kara Maillie.

Wednesday
2:00am - 4:00am
Music

Raunch n Roll

Join Donny Watkins as he spins music from the glory days of Rock N’ Roll.  We’re talkin’ glitter, high heel boots, guitar solos and more glitter.  Givin ya’ groups that the classic rock stations ignore such as MC5, Blue Cheer and The Dictators to household names like Blue Oyster Cult, Led Zeppelin and Grand Funk Railroad but sticking to the deep cuts. You ain’t gonna get Don’t Fear The Reaper, you’re gonna get She’s As Beautiful as A Foot.

Saturday
9:00pm - 11:00pm
Music
Reggae

Reggae Yard

The music of the Carribean in all its forms including Reggae, Calypso, and more.

click on the link for all my shows
https://www.mixcloud.com/MrBill22/

Saturday
10:00am - 10:30am
Talk

ROC Soup

Storytelling sharing events in the lives of 'everyday' Rochesterians as well as the city's legends, folklore, and history.

Stories bring us closer together. They connect us to people we may have never otherwise met. They can make us stronger as a community. And everyone has stories they can throw in the pot!

Get to know your neighbors, the history of our city, and some pretty cool stories with ROC Soup.

Saturday
10:30am - 11:00am
Other

ROC the Spot

Ben McDonald's Show ROCTheSpot.com

A show remotely recorded around the city of Rochester, NY in Breweries, Coffee Shops & Bars (Historically traditional places where communities come together to talk and share)

The show features local creators and innovators who thoughtfully and artfully have worked to improve our cities economy, living conditions and potential for future generations to come.

Thursday
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Music

Roc With Me

This 60-minute lunchtime program is dedicated (but not limited to) the genre of African music known as Kizomba.
Elyse will feature a wide variety of kizomba, semba, zouk, and afrohouse music, in an effort to introduce listeners to the music that has captured her heart.

Sunday
9:00pm - 11:00pm
Music
Electronic

Rochester Beat Therapy

House, Tech-House & Techno with an exploration of Rochester's electronic music scene.

https://www.mixcloud.com/RocBeatTherapy/

https://www.facebook.com/RocBeatTherapy/

Monday
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Music/Talk
Freeform

Rock and Roll Mondays

Jump blues, doo wop, R & B, rockabilly. Swing, garage, WILD!

Monday
6:00pm - 6:30pm
Talk

Running Inside Out

Running Inside Out is just one piece of an extremely vibrant running community in Rochester, NY.

We all have our many reasons for running and let's face it, runners love to tell running stories as much as they like to hear running stories. Our goal is to share the stories and successes of the members of this community.

Saturday
7:00am - 8:00am
Music

Sad Sleepy Slackers

Pairs best with early morning sunlight, half open eyes and the promise of breakfast. Stay in bed a little longer with some lazy riffs and daydream mists coming to you from your local sad girl : ' ) Ft. mostly female, queer, and non-binary identifying artists with a few boys sprinkled in.

Wednesday
9:00pm - 10:00pm
Music

SE/EA Beats

゜☆。.::・ 1960s-Today pop/rock from Southeast and East Asia, including surf rock, disco, Khmer rock, Thai psych, Cantopop & Mandopop, jpop, kpop, japanese eurobeat, jrock, Asia a-go-go, fusion jazz, morlam, futurefunk/vaporwave, and much more~*♡♪+*. follow @ https://www.facebook.com/SEEAbeats ★彡

Tuesday
8:00pm - 9:00pm
Music
Shoegaze

Sea of Sound

Join Becky and Joe on Tuesdays from 8-9 pm for shimmery, atmospheric shoegaze and dream pop. Expect distortion, washed-out vocals, and ethereal sounds featuring artists like Cocteau Twins, My Bloody Valentine, Beach House, and Slowdive, also featuring artists influential to the genre.

Wednesday
8:00pm - 9:00pm
Music
Prague Rock

Show of Prague

Grizzled ex-pat Oldrich Prazak takes listeners on a weekly musical tour through Prague, the city that inspired an entire genre.

Show of Prague on Facebook
Show of Prague on Mixcloud

Thursday
10:00am - 11:00am
Music

Singing

This show is dedicated to the use of the human voice as an instrument. The show will pull from Americana, Blues, Bluegrass, Folk, Gospel, Jazz singing, Reggae, Rock, R&B, Soul and even some plain old weird singing. Diversity for the ears. The show will draw heavily on LP records that bring forth the warmth of sound (and a crackle or pop or two) that can be missed in some of the more modern formats.

Tuesday
12:00pm - 12:30pm
Talk

SkillHoarder Radio

On SkillHoarder we talk about subjects surrounding the maker movement, STEAM education, and entrepreneurship. Most episodes will feature a guest interview or panel discussion with regional makers and business owners. Take a listen and get to making!

Friday
10:00pm - 11:00pm
Music
Freeform

Sound Test

An exploration of the finest in Video Game Music, Chiptunes and the Demoscene. From retro classics, modern melodies, and orchestral pieces, tune in for an exciting trip through the 8-bit era and beyond!

Sunday
11:00pm - 12:00am
Music
Rock

Stolen Artists

Rock music and more along with interviews with and performances by local bands.

Monday
12:00am - 1:00am
Music/Talk
Freeform

Teenset Radio

The TeenSet Revolution is upon us. I personally promise an hours worth of the best 50's/60's punk rock&roll and new punkers from across the globe
All on 45 vinyl! (usually)
On top of that 'Friends of TeenSet' Will be stopping by so don't miss a second of the action
Remember...
Sunday Nites at midnite

Monday
11:00pm - 12:00am
Music
Freeform

The Art of Phonography

A multi-genre set of music built to offer a complete, late night experience.

Saturday
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Talk

The Bonfire Talks

Hosted by Mason Mason, A'yonna Titus, and Brandi Starks, "The Bonfire Talks" is a podcast dedicated to promoting intellectual discussions on various topics.

The program airs at WAYO, a grassroots radio station located in Rochester, NY. Tune in on Saturday at 2 pm Eastern Standard Time to hear discussions on everything from politics to fan fiction.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Thursday
11:00pm - 12:00am
Music
Freeform

The Cellar Door

Come and listen to me play old and cheap vinyl records from the crypt! Hear a crackly old cabbage patch kids vinyl or a weird sound compilation record juxtaposed to all of those old dusty albums your grandparents left you in the cellar from the 60's

Monday
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Music
Freeform

The ClipBoard

Gretchen Arnold's music show

Wednesday
9:00am - 11:00am
Music
Freeform

The Dean's List

Playing the best of Progressive Rock, Folk and Americana Music.

Wednesday
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Talk

The Eff’d Files

Two freethinkers bring a fresh perspective to current events.

Saturday
6:00am - 7:00am
Talk

The Fix

Vicke Vyto's Show

Thursday
8:00pm - 9:00pm
Music/Talk

The Goddess Hour

The Goddess Hour with Reenah Oshun Golden and Niema Atkins

Sunday
6:00am - 7:00am
Music/Talk

The Isle of St. Mattress

Our daft but dedicated dj broadcasts a weekly remote from an island in the middle of some ocean. If you miss the show, you're already there.

Sunday
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Music/Talk

The Justin Rielly Show

It's free-form music programming mixed with perceptive interviews with local creators - just the way it should be...brought to you by the mind behind Aspie Works.

Sunday
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Music
Hip Hop

The Kickback

Live performances, interviews, DJ sets, and more chronicling hip hop locally and around the country.

Wednesday
6:00pm - 6:30pm
Talk

The Last Word

Writers & Books staff members Sarah Brown & Chris Fanning, occasionally joined by other staffers, talk books, writing, words, and literature. Topics range from the local literary scene to universal themes and subjects.

We also usually play two rock n roll songs...

Saturday
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Music

The Mark Rooney Power Hour

All vinyl hour live radio programming, hosted by acclaimed musician, television sitcom writer and radio personality, Mark Rooney - occasionally accompanied by his Special and Secret guest. EST.

Tuesday
8:00am - 10:00am
Talk/Other

The Morning of Truth

The Morning of Truth Show is a talk show hosted by Shabaka Mu Ausar and Amen Imhotep Ptah. This morning show discusses current events, culture, spirituality, economics, holistic health, entertainment, etc.
Follow us on
facebook: https://www.facebook.com/morningoftruth
twitter: https://twitter.com/morningoftruth

Friday
8:00am - 9:00am
Talk

The Muse Report

Blogger for TheFreckledMuse.com, Angel White brings to you the hot entertainment and social topics of the week. The Muse Report w/ Angel White, airs Fridays at 8 am each week with a new guest host joining Ms. White in discussing their raw opinions all things fashion, hip hop, art & real-world related.

Wednesday
7:00am - 8:00am
Music

The One Good Dog Garbage Pop Radio Hour

One hour of catchy, loud pop & rock n' roll music from one good dog named Jacob.

Thursday
12:00am - 2:00am
Music

The Playlist

with Alex Ng

What's on your playlist?

Music, to fit a mood, theme, idea, or texture curated by people who stand behind their selections to deliver a playlist that will capture your feelings, narrative, thoughts, and aesthetic. The Playlist will feature curators who are themselves programmers, tastemakers, DJs, archivists, enthusiasts or someone for whom the world would be unrecognizable without music in it.

Monday
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Music/Talk
Freeform

The Rainbow ROC Show

It's Rainbow ROC, a music and talk show for the LGBTQ+ communities and our allies right here in Rochester, NY. Your host Brian Hurlburt and co-host Michael Lill will be playing all genres of music either from LGBTQ+ artists, bands with a LGBTQ+ member or members, artists who are supportive of our community and from time to time play a song because I just darn like it. There will be interviews and events, comedy and news as well. So let's get Rainbow ROC-king!

Friday
6:00am - 8:00am
Music

The Soul Monologue

Pop, r&b, and more all commandeered to touch one's soul.
An introspective into various aspects of music designed to touch one's soul

Wednesday
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Talk/Comedy

The Sound of Tomorrow

Rochester, NY's Sound of Tomorrow is the most fun you can have in orbit. Join Heather, Ross, and all of their radio friends for a journey into the future of comedy, current events, music, movies, comics, and other stuff we love.

Monday
1:00am - 2:00am
Music/Talk

The Stupid Late Show

A late night variety show covering topics such as comics, feminism, and wrestling as well as musical guests.
here's a few fun previous shows.
Previous shows**
Kinda NSFW, very risque

Friday
11:00pm - 12:00am
Music
Goth/Eclectic

The Witching Hour

Dark. Weird. Spooky. Rock n' Roll Radio.

Every Friday night from 11-midnight, join Mr. Hyde and Gloomy Gus for THE WITCHING HOUR, a show which celebrates a diverse range of music, culture, and all things occult and esoteric.

Follow us on Facebook:
www.facebook.com/witchinghourrocknroll

and Twitter:
www.twitter.com/WitchingHourFM

Sunday
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Music
Folk

This Land Is Your Land

Shannon hosts with often one of a few rotating familiar guest DJ's who get to share their musical musings on the program. The music you can find here includes, Americana, folk, gospel and other forms rooted in American history and culture. In addition, whatever the funk we want to play!

Don't forget to check out our Facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/This-Land-is-Your-Land-727674163987987/

Wednesday
1:00am - 2:00am
Music
Rock

This Week In Rock

Music Show

Wednesday
10:00pm - 12:00pm
Music/Talk

Uncomfortable Communications

Here is your Brainticket, good for one round trip to your inner sun, that place where the world is yet unformed. Listen as the hallucinations of reality rise out of the grooves. It's a strong trip. If you can handle it, GET ON!!!

Thursday
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Music/Talk

Underrated Radio

Here at Underrated Radio you will find a blend of artist that are unheard of and commonly unknown to the masses. My goal with this show is to shine the light on artist that I feel are underrated and should be heard! Music, talk and special guests are welcomed!

Tuesday
11:00am - 12:00pm
Talk
Talk

Up Close and Cultural

An on-air and online portal to unscripted, thought provoking conversations about the business, relevance, and sustainability of the arts in the 21st century. Guests will explore challenging issues as well as exciting opportunities for the arts and cultural sector to help address the civic agenda and, in collaboration with other sectors, build a more vibrant and inclusive community.

Sunday
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Talk

Voice of the Refugee

Exploring issues, sharing information, and performing skits relevant to the Rochester's Bhutanese community. In Nepali and English.

Friday
9:00am - 11:00am
Music
Reggae

Warrior Sounds

Classic and new roots reggae.

Wednesday
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Music

Wave Nature

Andy Gilmore's Show

Sunday
10:00am - 11:00am
Talk/Radio Drama/Variety

WAYO Play

An all ages hour of creative activities involving storytelling, interviews and collaboratively themed projects. Hosted by Ray Ray Mitrano. Sundays 10-11am EST monthly or more! Email wayoplay@wayofm.org with drawings made while listening or any other ideas.

Tuesday
11:00pm - 12:00am
Music
Oldies

WAYO Wayback Hour

Alex Northrup hosts the the WAYO Wayback Hour, featuring big hits, timeless classics, and rarely-heard deep-cuts and B-sides from rock and roll's golden age. Turn back and tune in for two hours of pure rock and soul joy every Tuesday night at 11.

(Formerly known as the 12 O'Clock Rock!)

Got a special request or dedication? Drop Alex a line at anorthrup@wayofm.org and he'll spin it for you!

Wednesday
8:00am - 9:00am
Music

Weepy Wednesday

Weepy Wednesday is a morning music show with a running theme of crying. This includes songs about crying, songs that make you cry, songs that sound like crying, and songs with subject matter that inspires crying. The bulk of songs played are 50s, 60s, and 70s pop, rock, country and soul, with other eras and genres peppered in.

Tune in on your way to work and cry out your mid-week frustration with us! It's good for you.

Wednesday
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Talk/Comedy

Yentas Shmentas

Rose Chester and Amy Gdala have a chat and provide callers with sound (and unsound) advice.

Monday
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Music

You're So Post-Post-Rock Right Now

You're So Post-Post-Rock Right Now is the place where indie and classical collide. Daniel Kushner brings you an eclectic mix of contemporary classical, indie, folk, and avant-garde music. Explore unexpected musical connections, check out engaging interviews with local artists, and enjoy live studio performances as well.

Sunday
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Music
Techno / House

Zug Island Wildlife Survey

Acid, Jack, Electro, Body Music, Home-Made House, some Techno (okay, lots of Techno).

We focus on the machine music vernal pool that encompasses Chicago, Detroit, the Hague and other Paganistic Eastern European locales, as they mutate and disintegrate each others contexts to create new, glowing, fluid rhythm-animals. Also, once a month we forget to take our medication and get way-emo with a focus on Melancholy House. (sad emoji)

Past Shows:

Not currently scheduled
Other

Afternoon Brother

with

Musical disc from the flick of my wrist to make you jump and twist.

Not currently scheduled
Music
Pop

Classic Pop Breakfast

with

Playing a bunch of 50s and 60s every Monday morning from 6-8am.

Not currently scheduled
Music
Jazz

D's Tables

with

Expansive jazz programming covering different eras, players and styles.

Not currently scheduled
Music/Comedy
Comedy

Eggwork Radio

Eggwork Radio is about music, comedy & filmmaking. Our goal is to enlighten and amuse for an hour every week. Your host, Matthew Ehlers for amazing tunes, interviews and little bits of comedy gold nugget burgers.

NOTE: Thanks for listening! My show is currently in hiatus as I adjust to my new full-time job. I hope to be back on the airwaves in the coming year. Have a very Bowie day! - Matt

Not currently scheduled
Music

Hardwood Classics

Music Show

Not currently scheduled
Talk

In Mah Mouf: Foodie Radio

Markette explores culinary topics national and local, and speaks with the people cooking, growing, and mixing your food and drinks.

Not currently scheduled
Music
Jamaican

Intensified '68

The best in classic and traditionalist Jamaican jazz, rocksteady, and ska.
facebook.com/intensified68
twitter.com/intensified_68

Archived shows

https://www.mixcloud.com/heavens-murgatroyd/

Not currently scheduled
Music
Rock

Malfunction

Punk rock and hard-edged rock 'n' roll spanning multiple eras into the present day.

Not currently scheduled
Music

Nimbus

Playlists for every weather pattern.
All song and genre selections are tailored to the forecast.
(Sub show, see facebook/tumblr for dates/times)

Not currently scheduled
Music

Strangeways Radio

Not currently scheduled
Music
Soul

The Afrocentric Show

Mature Soul Music (Classic and Neo Soul), Groove Jazz, Caribbean Riddim, Afrocentric Hip Hop, The Hat Lady, and Afrocentric Commentary.

Not currently scheduled
Music
Metal Rock

The Grind

The Grind will feature local, national and international music from the "Metal Music Scene". We will specifically focus on the Western NY area with Rochester, NY being our central focus point.

Not currently scheduled
Music
Freeform

The Radio Gnome Show

Expansive freeform programming.

Not currently scheduled
Radio Drama

The Wreesome Island Survivals

The excavation of the Wreesome Island Survivals on the desolate island of Emptee Sla is without question the most important archeological discovery of our time, uncovering a 900­ year­ old island civilization known as Wreesome. Now, thanks to the work of the Imperma Research Institute at Lunda Yuni, the stories captured in the Survivals can be transmitted across Perma.