New Sounds

Sunday - Friday at 11pm on 93.9 FM. Saturday at midnight on 93.9 FM.

Daily showcase of weird and wonderful music from artists, composers and traditional musicians — all gleefully oblivious of their genres.

  • #4820, NYC Percussion Groups

    Nov 29, 2023
    Hear percussion ensembles based (mostly) in New York: Mantra Percussion, TIGUE, Sandbox Percussion, RECAP Quartet, and Sō Percussion as they stretch the bounds of what is possible.
  • #4682, Music Around the Globe

    Nov 27, 2023
    There’s music from around the globe by Netherlands-based Ethiopian singer Minyeshu, British-Iraqi singer Alya Marquardt, guitarists from Niger and Ethiopia, and chamber gamelan pop.
  • #4560, Music About Nature

    Nov 26, 2023
    There’s music dealing with nature from vocalist/composer Meredith Monk, Taiwanese-German composer Floating Spectrum, composer/clarinetist David Rothenberg, and Polish cellist Resina.
  • #4559, Piano and "Orchestrations"

    Nov 25, 2023
    Hear small groups with big sounds: French duo Snowdrops, Polish duo Hania Rani and Dobrawa Czocher, German outfit Secret of Elements, and American duo A Winged Victory for the Sullen.
  • #4683, Ingram Marshall Memorial Concert, Part 1

    Nov 24, 2023
    Celebrate American composer Ingram Marshall with a few pieces that might give a range of his sound world from a Memorial Tribute Concert, recorded live in The Greene Space in Oct. 2022. 
  • #4684, Dreams and Visions of Hildegard

    Nov 23, 2023
    Hear the influential music of Hildegard von Bingen in arrangements by guitarist Sean Shibe and vocalist Daisy Press. Plus,  composers Bora Yoon and Alejandro Viñao rework Hildegard. 
  • #4679, Music from Mexico

    Nov 21, 2023
    Hear music from Mexico by marimba-playing cumbia punks Son Rompe Pera, Mexico City-based cellist Mabe Fratti, Brooklyn-based Banda de los Muertos, and Mexican singer Magos Herrera.