Bringing the best in alternative music since 1985.

Last Updated June 16, 2019

The Morning WellsMust Be YouProper Wilted EP
Florence + The MachineSky Full Of SongHigh As Hope
CakeSinking ShipAge Of Aquarius (Release date is TBD for 2019)
MobyFalling Rain & LightEverything Was Beautiful, And Nothing Hurt
Mumford And SonsDeltaDelta
GusterOverexcitedLook Alive
Billie EilishCome Out And PlayCome Out And Play Single
Death Cab For CutieSummer YearsThank You For Today
The DecemberistsOnce In My LifeI'll Be Your Girl
Vampire WeekendHarmony HallFather Of The Bride (Release date is Spring 2019)
The Lone BellowMay You Be WellWalk Into A Storm
LeaguesSlow And SteadyAlone Together
The BreedersAll NerveAll Nerve
Buffalo TomSlow DownQuiet And Peace
The NationalYou Had Your Soul With YouI Am Easy To Find (May 17, 2019)
YunoFall In LoveMoodie
QuicksandUnder The ScrewInteriors
The Black KeysLo/HiLet's Rock (June 28, 2019)
Anti-FlagFinish What We StartedAmerican Fall
Nine Inch NailsGod Break Down The DoorBad Witch
Depeche ModeYou MoveSpirit
The CranberriesAll Over NowIn The End
Baker, TimAll HandsForever Overhead
Tobias Jesso Jr.Just A DreamGoon
A Perfect CircleDisillusionedEat The Elephant
Weezer Living In L.A.Weezer (Black Album)
Pete Yorn & Scarlett JohanssonIguana BirdApart
311Good FeelingVoyager (June 28, 2019)
The Chemical BrothersWe've Got To TryNo Geography
Blink 182Blame It On My YouthAlbum name and release date are TBD for 2019.
Saint AdoreWhen The Summer EndsFull Bloom
Strand Of OaksWeird WaysEraserland
The Crystal MethodTurbulenceThe Trip Home
MetricUnderline The BlackArt Of Doubt
Meg MyersNumbTake Me To The Disco
MatisyahuHead RightUndercurrent
Broken Social SceneCan't Find My HeartLet's Try The After
Johnnyswin & Drew Holcomb & The NeighborsJust Your MemoryGoodbye Road

New Wave Wednesday

Time Slot: 5:00 P.M. – 7:00 P.M.
Date: Wednesday
Request Line: (585) 381-2386

Tune in every Wednesday evening from 5:00-7:00 P.M. 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.
July 17th 2019

Just wave
Thank you for listening
Brinsley Schwarz(what's so funny bout) peace,love and understandingthe new favourites of
The Policeone world (not three)ghost in the machine leader pretendunplugged 1991

Lords of the New Churchopen your eyeskiller lords
Nine Inch Nailsdead soulsthe crow ost
Thompson Twinsliesquick step & side kick
The Clashdenyst
The Specialsracist friendthe singles collection
They Might Be Giantsyour racist friendflood
Ramonesthe kkk took my baby awayanthology
B-Movieblind allegianceforever running
Psychedelic Fursall that money wantsall of this and nothing
Sinead O'Connorthe emperor's new clothesi do not want what I haven't got
Killing Jokemoney is not our godextremities dirt and various repressed emotions
Moxy Fruvousspidermanbargainville
Aimee Mannyou're with stupid nowi'm with stupid
The Motorsairportgreatest hits
Devobig messOh, no! it's devo
The Housemartinssheeplondon 0 hull 4
Joy Divisionatmospheresubstance
Tears For Fearssuffer the childrenthe hurting
The Jamdreams of childrencompact Snap!
The Chameleonstearsstrange times
Pet Shop Boysit's a sindiscography
David Sylvianevery colour you areeverything and nothing
The Cranberriestime is ticking outstars best of 1992-2002


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.
Matty BegsLockdownRochester
NodTime For TeaRochester
Team KOBAlways HomeRochester
Roses Are RedJust Say The WordsRochester
Joey GraceIt's MineRochester
Sam NitschWalk AloneRochester
Shy ToothStitching GlaciersRochester
Jan The ActressProm QueenRochester
Noble VibesCircles In My HeadRochester
Baker Street MusicAll EqualRochester
The Tombstone HandsBo's Big Bad BeatRochester
Ben PalmerCandleRochester
Greg BestLetting GoRochester
Kevin Johnson & Nick BowenEternal CrushRochester
The BeaumontsLanterna BluRochester
VekoraAugust WhateverRochester
River Lynch & The Spirit MakersThis World NowRochester
The Able Bodies FlickerRochester
Alexander HillisBrittany (After All This Time)Rochester
Cooled JetsMayRochester
The PlagueCan't Stop Loving YouRochester

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.

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

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

Eastern Monroe Career Center (EMCC)

The Eastern Monroe Career Center is committed to offering programs that provide high school students the opportunity to develop the skills and attitudes they will need to succeed in their chosen career. EMCC combines real-life learning experiences, academic skills and business and industry partnerships to prepare our graduates for future education and employment endeavors.

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