Transmitter Issues & "Alice's Restaurant"

We're doing some maintenance on our transmitter, so 88.1 WMUC-FM College Park is off the airwaves for the moment, but still very much alive online!

Click the links on the left to to listen online and see our full Saturday schedule.

And stay tuned at 11:00 AM, as we play "Alice's Restaurant"--all 18 glorious minutes--in honor of Thanksgiving! Get listenin', kids!

Upcoming Interviews and Live Sessions on WMUC!

This is an exciting, eventful week at WMUC.

Tomorrow (Thursday), tune in to Sunken Ship Radio from 8-10 PM to hear an interview with Tamaryn, who will play at the Red Palace in Washington, D.C. on November 11th.

On Friday, tune in to Dream In Japanese from 12-2 PM to hear a LIVE, in-studio set by Advance Base (formerly Casiotone for the Painfully Alone). Advance Base opens for Ben Gibbard at Sixth & I in Washington, D.C. on November 8th.

Stick around on Friday for In Afternoon Air from 2-4 PM to hear a live interview with The Fresh & Onlys, who play at the Red Palace in Washington, D.C. on November 9th with Quilt. Stay tuned for details about Quilt LIVE at WMUC on Saturday, November 10th!

Also on Friday, The Hot Dish will air interviews with Motion City Soundtrack and Husky, and will re-air its live in-studio set with Lucy Michelle and the Velvet Lapelles. All from 9-10 PM!

On Sunday, November 11th, Third Rail Radio will host Tigerscout, SEXGENDER, Teen Suicide, and Neck First from 6-9 PM! Tune in or come out to the station to see it live, and check out the Facebook event for all the details.

Tune in early on Sunday to hear an interview with Grass Widow (details TBA) brought to you by Dream In Japanese! Grass Widow plays at the Metro Gallery in Baltimore on November 10th and at Comet Ping Pong in Washington, D.C. on November 11th.

Thanks for your continued support, and check out Third Rail and WMUC 88.1 FM on Facebook to keep up with all things live music.


Join Dave Sisson of
Dave's Record Collection
Saturday, October 27th 6-10 PM

Tunes and comedy about ghosts, witches, monsters, weird things, etc.

Requests are always welcome!

Listen... if you DARE!


Lucy Michelle and the Velvet Lapelles In Studio TODAY!

Straight from the heart of bone-chilling Minnesota, Lucy Michelle and the Velvet Lappelles are coming live to WMUC to play music for the Hot Dish and The New Indie Canon.

Tune in this morning at 10:00 AM as Kyle and Patchen spin the best new and indie folk and rock, then turn things over to the Velvet Lapelles for an in-studio session.

Come on down to the top of South Campus Dining Hall, or tune in to 88.1 on your dial!

TWERPS Interview on Friday, October 19th, on WMUC FM!

This past Wednesday, the 17th, TWERPS joined WMUC for an on-air interview ahead of their Black Cat show that same night. This Friday, tune in to Dream in Japanese at 12 and In Afternoon Air at 2 to catch all the laughter, food-talk, and stories of this great conversation again. Only on WMUC FM!

DMV Live Radio Presents Nike Nando's #SpreadLove Show OCT 19th 7-10pm

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Come out this Friday 10/19/12 as DMV Live Radio Presents Nike Nando & Friends performing live from the WMUC Live Room 7-10pm. Also watch the live stream on

Falcon Arrow Live In Studio Performance on WMUC FM: Tuesday, October 16, at 2 PM

Join us in the studio tomorrow afternoon, or tune into WMUC FM, to hear a live set from Falcon Arrow at 2 PM during The Illiterate Light.

If you can't make it tomorrow, The Hot Dish will rebroadcast the set this Friday at 9 PM.

How To Dress Well Interview Live on WMUC: Thursday, October 11

Tune into WMUC FM at 2:30 this Thursday to hear a live interview with Tom Krell (aka How To Dress Well). How To Dress Well plays at the Rock and Roll Hotel this Thursday, October 11, as part of his tour in support of his new album Total Loss. You can listen to this interview again during the Sunken Ship Radio program from 8-10 that same night, during which an interview with Montreal quartet TOPS will also air (with some help from Tonight's Supernatural) in advance of their late show at DC's Mellow Mushroom.

ALSO on Thursday: Toronto's TEENANGER joins WMUC FM for a live, in studio performance during the 5-6:00 hour, courtesy of Dream in Japanese and Third Rail Radio.

Plus, The Hot Dish takes over the airwaves at 3 PM for an interview with Astronautalis!

Tune in for all these great on-air events!

Elite Gymnastics Interview Monday Night (Tuesday from 12-2 am) on WMUC FM

This Tuesday, October 9, Sung-Min Kim of Tonight's Supernatural will air an interview with James Brooks of Elite Gymnastics (currently touring the US with Grimes). Tune into WMUC FM from 12 to 2 AM on Monday night to hear a discussion about K-Pop, musical friends, and his electronic/sample-based music.