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Every week, we spotlight a brand new track from an artist we love for our Free Weekly Download! Listen, discover, and download a new track each week courtesy of WNRN.

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Music Schedule

Specialty Shows

World Cafe is known by artists, appreciative audiences, and the radio and music industries as an influential source for music discovery.

Discover new artists and contemporary approaches to the prime root of musical genres.

Rusty Cempre has listened to bluegrass almost every day since he was 10 years old. For more than a decade he’s brought that same passion as the host of Bluegrass Sunday Morning.

Every Sunday at 11 a.m., our morning host Bob Mosolgo cues up an hour of alt-country, southern rock, Americana and classic country.

Hosts Marc Smith and Ed Monde are both diehard fans of Phish, Grateful Dead, Aquarium Rescue Unit, Umphreys McGee, Les Claypool, Widespread Panic, e and many more.

Tune in for two hours of old-school glam, punk, new wave, alternative, grunge, and indie-rock from the 70s through the mid-90s.

Join Desiré and Amber every Sunday night from 8-10 p.m. as they share two hours of brand new tunes.

The global Latinx community is evolving and growing fast. Alt.Latino is here to celebrate it and all of its nuances through music.

Hosts/nerds Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton are your friendly music buddies with the week’s best new music discoveries, including conversations with emerging artists, icons and more.

Hear Together

WNRN’s commitment to being a voice for our community extends to sharing the real issues facing us, and together in partnership with the Charlottesville Area Community Foundation, helping to identify ways to get involved and make a difference. Through our “Hear Together” profiles, which run during regular programming on our station, we hope to shed light on the issues that face our area and inspire awareness and action. 

WNRN is proud to give our non-profit neighbors a venue to promote their causes and events.

Culture Connection takes a light survey of the upcoming arts and cultural events going on in the region to spotlight for our listeners.

Decade of Difference

Every weekday morning, join Bob Mosolgo for a double-feature, Decade of Difference. Bob will highlight on an artist or group that has been creating music for at least a decade. First, he’ll feature a tune by that group around 7:50. Then, he’ll fast forward 10 years and play another song by that same artist an hour later.

In-Studio Sessions

Our WNRN listeners are often treated to performances and interviews with artists they frequently hear on the station through our In-Studio Sessions. By becoming a Member, you’ll have the opportunity for in-person access to these performances and interviews. 

Commonwealth Music

WNRN supports Virginian artists through its regular and specialty programming.

Phish Friday

It’s Phish Friday on WNRN every Friday at 4pm! Tune in as we highlight a track from a different Phish concert each week.