Playlists

Bringing the best in alternative music since 1985.

Last Updated May 9, 2018

ArtistSongAlbum
BrutusDriveBurst
U2Love Is Bigger Than Anything In It's WaySongs Of Experience
SuperchunkWhat A Time To Be AliveWhat A Time To Be Alive 
Iron & WineCall It DreamingBeast Epic
White, JackConnected By LoveBoarding House Reach (March 23, 2018)
Decemberists, TheSeveredI'll Be Your Girl 
LCD SoundsystemOh BabyAmerican Dream
Manchester OrchestraLead, SDA Black Mile To The Service
Anti-FlagAmerican AttractionAmerican Fall
Cut Chemist featuring Chali 2na and HymnalWork My MindDie Cut 
National, TheDay I DieSleep Well Beast
They Might Be GiantsLet's Get This Over WithI Like Fun
Griswolds, TheLooking For LoveHigh Times For Low Lives
Jimmy Eat WorldThe End Is BeautifulIntegrity Blues
Amos, ToriUp The CreekNative Invader
Goodkin, JoeSarah And JulieRecord Of Loss
ChvrchesGet OutLove Is Dead (May 25, 2018)
PixiesBel EspritHead Carrier
XX, TheI Dare YouI See You
Depeche ModeNo More (This Is The Last Time)Spirit
Simple MindsMagicWalk Between Worlds
Bon Iver33 "God"22
SuperorganismEverybody Wants To Be FamousSuperorganism
Panic! At The DiscoGolden DaysDeath Of A Bachelor
Pearl JamCan't Deny MeAlbum
EditorsDarkness At The DoorViolence
MGMTMe And MichaelLittle Dark Age
Liza AnneParanoiaFine But Dying
The BreedersWait In The CarAll Nerve
Jack JohnsonBig SurAll The Light Above It Too
WeezerWeekend WomanPacific Daydream
PennywiseNever Gonna DieNever Gonna Die
Bat For LashesIf I KnewThe Bride
The KillersRutWonderful Wonderful
Florence And The MachineHungerHigh As Hope (June 29, 2018)
BeckNo DistractionColors
MobyThis Wild DarknessEverything Was Beautiful, And Nothing Hurt
Kate NashDrink About YouYesterday Was Forever

New Wave Wednesday

Time Slot: 7:00 am – 9:00 am
Date: Wednesday
Request Line: (585) 381-2386


Tune in every Wednesday from 7:00-9:00AM with host Jennifer V for New Wave Wednesday. A weekly show devoted to the history of alternative music from the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s.
Celebrating Stephanie's Birthday today !! Co-host Stephanie Balcerzak
ArtistSongAlbum
Thompson TwinsBouncing In The Name Of Love
Adam AntDesperate But Not SeriousFriend Or Foe
Naked EyesWhat In The Name Of Love?Fuel For The Fire
MorrisseySuedeheadBona Drag
PlaceboPure MorningWithout You I'm Nothing
Payola'sEyes Of A StrangerNo Stranger To Danger
The FixxSecret SeparationWalkabout
Tom Tom ClubGenius Of LoveTom Tom Club
Echo And The BunnymenBring On The Dancing HorsesSongs To Learn And Sing
The Fall VictoriaThe Frenz Experiment
Elvis Costello And The AttractionsThis Year's GirlThis Year's Model
Gene Loves JezebelThe Motion of loveThe House of Dolls
XTCKing For A DayOranges And Lemons
The SmithsThere Is A Light That Never Goes OutThe Queen Is Dead
The SmithereensYesterday Girl11
Luscious JacksonNaked EyeFever In Fever Out
Stereo MC's ConnectedConnected
The MembersWorking GirlUprhythm, Downbeat
JamesJust Like Fred AstaireMillioniaires
CakeNever ThereProlonging The Magic
Jesus JonesRight Here, Right NowDoubt
The CureClose To MeThe Head On The Door
The AlarmRain In The SummertimeEye Of The Hurricane
Peter MurphyCuts You UpDeep
Tears For FearsFalling DownRaoul And The Kings Of Spain
RepublicaReady To GoRepublica

The FMS

Time Slot: 6:00 pm – 9:00 am
Date: Friday
Request Line: (585) 381-2386


Tune in every Friday morning from 6:00-9:00 am with hosts Joey and Sgt. Pepper for The Friday Morning Show (FMS). There is the Cure, The Beastie Boys at 8am, Prospect Songs of the Week, inside jokes and tons of fun.

The Local Show

Time Slot: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Date: Sunday
Request Line: (585) 381-2386


Tune in every Sunday night from 7:00-9:00 pm with host Warbux for The Local Show. A weekly show devoted to the vast array of local artists located in the Upstate New York region.
Last Updated June 10, 2018
ArtistSongRegion
JoywaveTonguesRochester
Twenty-One SouthHouse Of CardsRochester
Boy With A FishWish I Had A PlanIthaca
Jordan PotterWind-Up GirlRochester
Root ShockWake UpRochester
Blank BooksFind My Way AgainRochester
The Fox SistersHonestly DarlingRochester
Cooled JetsMayRochester
St. Phillip's EscalatorWhat Do You ThinkRochester
Johnny SmokeNever LoseRochester
The Noble KindCircles In My HeadRochester
The SunstreakUntil I Met YouRochester
Upward GrooveNeed SomeoneRochester
The Tombstone HandsBo's Big Bad BeatRochester
Greg BestBeen Through HellRochester
Kindo Return To MeBuffalo
Sam Nitsch GhostsRochester
Hit The LightsSummer BonesRochester
The Hohmann TransferInsideRochester
Pat YeomansCharleneRochester
Eric MatthewSweet Summer TimeRochester
BarbarosaNatural PathRochester
Soviet DollsHuntersRochester
MoChesterMore Than It SeemsRochester
My Plastic SunIt's Our TimeRochester
Chris MerkleyGreat UnknownSyracuse
The SaplingsMiloRochester

High School Radio Clubs

WBER broadcasts from local area high schools. Find out what songs are in the currently played, who the artists are that made the songs, and what albums the songs appear on.

Brighton Radio Club

Time Slot: 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Dates: Mon – Fri
Request Line: 585-442-7155

The Brighton Radio Club broadcasts live from Brighton High School from 2-3pm Monday through Friday during the school year. They are a student run and operated, with a faculty advisor.

If you are interested in starting up a club like that at your Rochester-area school, please contact wber@monroe.edu.

Raider Radio at Fairport High School

Time Slot: 10:30 am – 11:55 am
Dates: Mon – Fri

 

The Raider Radio broadcasts live from Fairport High School during the school year. They are a student run and operated, with a faculty advisor.

If you are interested in starting up a club like that at your Rochester-area school, please contact wber@monroe.edu.

Webster Varsity Radio Club

Webster Varsity Radio Club
Time Slot: 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Dates: Mon – Fri
Request Line: (585) 217-5754

 

 

Webster Varsity Radio started on WBER in 2000 and has been going strong ever since. Our club consists solely of seniors who have a serious interest in all types of alternative, indie, rock, electronic and metal music – and we find a way to make it fit into the beautiful diversity that is the WBER catalog. Tune in Monday through Friday to hear some old favorites right alongside your new favorites.

If you are interested in starting up a club like that at your Rochester-area school, please contact wber@monroe.edu.

Bringing the best in alternative music since 1985.

Last Updated April 11, 2018

ArtistSongAlbum
BrutusDriveBurst
U2Love Is Bigger Than Anything In It's WaySongs Of Experience
SuperchunkWhat A Time To Be AliveWhat A Time To Be Alive 
Iron & WineCall It DreamingBeast Epic
White, JackConnected By LoveBoarding House Reach (March 23, 2018)
Decemberists, TheSeveredI'll Be Your Girl 
LCD SoundsystemOh BabyAmerican Dream
Manchester OrchestraLead, SDA Black Mile To The Service
Anti-FlagAmerican AttractionAmerican Fall
Cut Chemist featuring Chali 2na and HymnalWork My MindDie Cut 
National, TheDay I DieSleep Well Beast
They Might Be GiantsLet's Get This Over WithI Like Fun
Griswolds, TheLooking For LoveHigh Times For Low Lives
Jimmy Eat WorldThe End Is BeautifulIntegrity Blues
Amos, ToriUp The CreekNative Invader
Goodkin, JoeSarah And JulieRecord Of Loss
ChvrchesGet OutLove Is Dead (May 25, 2018)
PixiesBel EspritHead Carrier
XX, TheI Dare YouI See You
Depeche ModeNo More (This Is The Last Time)Spirit
Simple MindsMagicWalk Between Worlds
Bon Iver33 "God"22
SuperorganismEverybody Wants To Be FamousSuperorganism
Panic! At The DiscoGolden DaysDeath Of A Bachelor
Pearl JamCan't Deny MeAlbum
EditorsDarkness At The DoorViolence
MGMTMe And MichaelLittle Dark Age
Liza AnneParanoiaFine But Dying
The BreedersWait In The CarAll Nerve
Jack JohnsonBig SurAll The Light Above It Too
WeezerWeekend WomanPacific Daydream
PennywiseNever Gonna DieNever Gonna Die
Bat For LashesIf I KnewThe Bride
The KillersRutWonderful Wonderful
Florence And The MachineHungerHigh As Hope (June 29, 2018)
BeckNo DistractionColors
MobyThis Wild DarknessEverything Was Beautiful, And Nothing Hurt
Kate NashDrink About YouYesterday Was Forever

New Wave Wednesday

Time Slot: 7:00 am – 9:00 am
Date: Wednesday
Request Line: (585) 381-2386


Tune in every Wednesday from 7:00-9:00AM with host Jennifer V for New Wave Wednesday. A weekly show devoted to the history of alternative music from the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s.
Celebrating Stephanie's Birthday today !! Co-host Stephanie Balcerzak
ArtistSongAlbum
Thompson TwinsBouncing In The Name Of Love
Adam AntDesperate But Not SeriousFriend Or Foe
Naked EyesWhat In The Name Of Love?Fuel For The Fire
MorrisseySuedeheadBona Drag
PlaceboPure MorningWithout You I'm Nothing
Payola'sEyes Of A StrangerNo Stranger To Danger
The FixxSecret SeparationWalkabout
Tom Tom ClubGenius Of LoveTom Tom Club
Echo And The BunnymenBring On The Dancing HorsesSongs To Learn And Sing
The Fall VictoriaThe Frenz Experiment
Elvis Costello And The AttractionsThis Year's GirlThis Year's Model
Gene Loves JezebelThe Motion of loveThe House of Dolls
XTCKing For A DayOranges And Lemons
The SmithsThere Is A Light That Never Goes OutThe Queen Is Dead
The SmithereensYesterday Girl11
Luscious JacksonNaked EyeFever In Fever Out
Stereo MC's ConnectedConnected
The MembersWorking GirlUprhythm, Downbeat
JamesJust Like Fred AstaireMillioniaires
CakeNever ThereProlonging The Magic
Jesus JonesRight Here, Right NowDoubt
The CureClose To MeThe Head On The Door
The AlarmRain In The SummertimeEye Of The Hurricane
Peter MurphyCuts You UpDeep
Tears For FearsFalling DownRaoul And The Kings Of Spain
RepublicaReady To GoRepublica

The Local Show

Time Slot: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Date: Sunday
Request Line: (585) 381-2386


Tune in every Sunday night from 7:00-9:00 pm with host Warbux for The Local Show. A weekly show devoted to the vast array of local artists located in the Upstate New York region.
Last Updated June 10, 2018
ArtistSongRegion
JoywaveTonguesRochester
Twenty-One SouthHouse Of CardsRochester
Boy With A FishWish I Had A PlanIthaca
Jordan PotterWind-Up GirlRochester
Root ShockWake UpRochester
Blank BooksFind My Way AgainRochester
The Fox SistersHonestly DarlingRochester
Cooled JetsMayRochester
St. Phillip's EscalatorWhat Do You ThinkRochester
Johnny SmokeNever LoseRochester
The Noble KindCircles In My HeadRochester
The SunstreakUntil I Met YouRochester
Upward GrooveNeed SomeoneRochester
The Tombstone HandsBo's Big Bad BeatRochester
Greg BestBeen Through HellRochester
Kindo Return To MeBuffalo
Sam Nitsch GhostsRochester
Hit The LightsSummer BonesRochester
The Hohmann TransferInsideRochester
Pat YeomansCharleneRochester
Eric MatthewSweet Summer TimeRochester
BarbarosaNatural PathRochester
Soviet DollsHuntersRochester
MoChesterMore Than It SeemsRochester
My Plastic SunIt's Our TimeRochester
Chris MerkleyGreat UnknownSyracuse
The SaplingsMiloRochester

High School Radio Clubs

WBER broadcasts from local area high schools. Find out what songs are in the currently played, who the artists are that made the songs, and what albums the songs appear on.

Brighton Radio Club

Time Slot: 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Dates: Mon – Fri
Request Line: 585-442-7155

The Brighton Radio Club broadcasts live from Brighton High School from 2-3pm Monday through Friday during the school year. They are a student run and operated, with a faculty advisor.

If you are interested in starting up a club like that at your Rochester-area school, please contact wber@monroe.edu.

Raider Radio at Fairport High School

Time Slot: 10:30 am – 11:55 am
Dates: Mon – Fri

 

The Raider Radio broadcasts live from Fairport High School during the school year. They are a student run and operated, with a faculty advisor.

If you are interested in starting up a club like that at your Rochester-area school, please contact wber@monroe.edu.

Webster Varsity Radio Club

Webster Varsity Radio Club
Time Slot: 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Dates: Mon – Fri
Request Line: (585) 217-5754

 

 

Webster Varsity Radio started on WBER in 2000 and has been going strong ever since. Our club consists solely of seniors who have a serious interest in all types of alternative, indie, rock, electronic and metal music – and we find a way to make it fit into the beautiful diversity that is the WBER catalog. Tune in Monday through Friday to hear some old favorites right alongside your new favorites.

If you are interested in starting up a club like that at your Rochester-area school, please contact wber@monroe.edu.