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 are 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
Soul | R&B | Sophisti-Pop
Chill | Nu-Jazz | Acid Jazz
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
Friday Night Heartbreakers on Smooth 96.1- Heartbreakers puts the vocal tracks that are normally sprinkled into the Smooth 96-1 playlist at the forefront. During this format, Smooth Vocals from a wide variety of genres such as R&B, Soul, Sophisti-pop, and Blue-eyed soul are made the basis. You’ll also hear a hint of Smooth Jazz and Chill sprinkled in with the Smooth Vocals. Friday Night Heartbreakers are heard Every Friday Night from 7-10 on Smooth 96-1.
-Examples of Artists You Will Hear During Friday Night Heartbreakers
Soul | R&B | Sophisti-Pop
Essential Smooth Jazz & Chilled sounds are also sprinkled in:
Daily Sunrise Hymns – Start 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 Coverage – 96.1 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.
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