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Rare Frequency is a radio show, podcast, and website devoted to experimental, electronic, improv, noise, avant-pop, and other unusual music. The radio program is broadcast (and streamed over the web) every Thursday from 7-10pm EST on WZBC Newton 90.3 FM. Over the years, the show has featured performances by musicians, deejays, and sound artists from Boston and around the world. Check out the RF podcast section to find recordings of past performances.

The show and podcasts are produced and hosted by Susanna Bolle, who also writes, edits, and maintains the site. She is a freelance music critic and multimedia journalist and co-curates the experimental music series Non-Event.

Want to send music for broadcast or review? Please send to the station address:

WZBC 90.3 FM
Attn: Susanna Bolle, RARE FREQUENCY
Boston College
McElroy Commons 107
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

if you'd like to:

  • say hello
  • ask a question
  • make a comment
  • send music or other media

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Choose one of the links below to listen to the WZBC stream:


Rare Frequency/ Attn: Susanna
WZBC 90.3 FM
Boston College
McElroy Commons 107
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

AIM screenname: wzbcdj (while on-air)


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