96.1 FM WBWH Programming

Here is the most current information for the music and segments heard on 96.1 FM WBWH. All times are Eastern. Times are approximations and subject to change.


Smooth 96.1 This format is based exclusively off of The Chillout Sessions hosted by WBWH’s Program and Music Director, Donald Isaac. During this format, Smooth Jazz is the basis and Smooth Vocals from a wide variety of genres such as Sophisti-pop, Blue-eyed soul, and R&B/Soul as well as Chill or Chill-out music along with Nu-jazz and Acid Jazz will be sprinkled in normally. Latin Jazz and other variations of Jazz will also be sprinkled in occasionally. Smooth 96.1 is WBWH’s primary product/format and is heard most throughout each week. For all of the times that this format airs, refer to the WBWH Full Programming Schedule. This format is branded as Smooth 96-1.

-Examples of Artists You Will Hear During Smooth 96.1

Smooth Jazz

Marcus Miller, Candy Dulfer, Najee, Chuck Loeb, Dave Koz, Kaori Kobayashi



Soul | R&B | Sophisti-Pop

Robin Thicke, Sara Bareilles, Jamie Cullum, John Legend, Norah Jones, Amy Winehouse, Rebecca Ferguson, Michael Bublé, Joss Stone



Chill | Nu-Jazz | Acid Jazz

Jazzanova, Clara Hill, Monte La Rue, Sabrina Malheiros, Gabin, Incognito




New Rock Alternative 96.1 – WBWH’s Modern Alternative Rock Format is geared toward the students here at Bluffton University. During this format, you’ll hear the top artists from today’s most popular Alternative Rock bands and performers. Besides the hits of today, you’ll also occasionally hear an essential track from the 90’s or early 2000’s. Modern Alternative Rock is WBWH’s secondary format and is heard on Monday through Thursday Nights as well as Saturday Afternoons. For all of the times that this format airs, refer to the WBWH Full Programming Schedule. This format is branded as New Rock Alternative 96-1.

-Examples of Artists You Will Hear During New Rock Alternative 96.1

Today’s Top Bands and Performers

Green Day, Linkin Park, Mumford & Sons, Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Black Keys, Muse



Daily Sunrise HymnsStart your day with the sounds of Daily Sunrise Hymns each morning on WBWH. Bluffton University is affiliated with the Mennonite Church USA, so it is fitting that the campus radio station has a daily segment devoted to its message and core values. Daily Sunrise Hymns are heard Every Morning from 5-9 on 96.1 FM WBWH.


Bluffton University Sports Coverage96.1 FM WBWH and BlufftonConnection.com covers all Bluffton University sports, through written articles, posted videos, or live broadcasts. Usual sports broadcasted live on a yearly basis on 96.1 FM WBWH includesFootball, Volleyball, Men’s and Women’s Basketball, andBaseball.

Beginning for the 2013-14 Season, 96.1 FM WBWH will begin broadcasting many Men’s and Women’s Soccer matches.

Important Note: 96.1 FM WBWH Sports Coverage preempts any regularly scheduled programming, including on-air shifts.












Other Information

For WBWH’s complete schedule, follow this link: WBWH Full Program Schedule

For more specific information on WBWH’s Specialty Programs, follow this link: WBWH Specialty Show Schedule

You can hear WBWH locally in Northwest Ohio at 96.1 FM and online on BlufftonConnection.com or TuneIn.

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