WBFO

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WBFO 88.7 FM is a public radio station operated by the Western New York Public Broadcasting Association.   Our mission is to inform, educate, and entertain listeners throughout the Buffalo-Niagara region. Repeater stations in Jamestown and Olean extend WBFO's reach to the rest of Western New York. WBFO has been honored with numerous awards from Public Radio News Directors Inc. and the NY State Associated Press Broadcasters Association for local and regional news coverage. WBFO is committed to maintaining a diverse funding base in order to secure its viability and integrity as a noncommercial radio service. Support for the station comes from listener contributions, federal and state government, business underwriting, and foundations.

Series

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5 Pieces

This series breaks down the Common Core learning standards.

  • From: WBFO
  • Updated: Apr 10, 2014
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8 Pieces

Live Contemporary Buffalo Music Concerts

  • From: WBFO
  • Updated: Aug 20, 2008

Latest Pieces

Caption: Dave Ruch, Credit: William Ingalls
Equal parts historian, entertainer, educator, comedian and folklorist, Dave Ruch finds his song material in dusty archives, obscure songbooks, diar...

  • Added: Apr 30, 2009
  • Length: 53:00
Caption: Dee Adams, Credit: William Ingalls
Western New York's Dee & The Housecats blend blues, Americana, and rock into a crunchy morsel of a good time.

  • Added: Apr 30, 2009
  • Length: 52:58
Caption: Hussalonia
Hussalonia is a pop-music cult working under the mantra, “Pop does not mean popular.” It was founded in 1997 by Jesse Mank, a multi-instrumentalist...

  • Added: Apr 30, 2009
  • Length: 53:00
Caption: Doug Yeomans, Credit: William Ingalls
Buffalo Music Hall of Fame inductee performs with his all-star cast of musicians.

  • Added: Apr 30, 2009
  • Length: 52:59
Caption: Joseph Mulhollen
Two of Buffalo's premier indie singer-songwriters.

  • Added: Apr 30, 2009
  • Length: 53:00
Caption: Babik
Babik (pronounced Bah-Beek) is a progressive Gypsy Jazz band inspired by the legendary guitarist Django Reinhardt.

  • Added: Apr 30, 2009
  • Length: 53:00