Global Music | Brazilian Music


      In the New York Metro area, there was a radio station whose slogan was “New York’s Best Rock”. They featured deep album tracks from rock bands of the time. It was around that time that album sales started to eclipse singles sales.

      The station closed in 1983, but a long time listener decided to keep the legacy. Thanks to him, every Saturday, at 21h00 local time or 0000 GMT, you can enjoy the best rock bands, from past and present, at New York's Best Rock, hosted by Magic Matt Craig.



soulful etiquette

      Soulful Etiquette is a soul radio show hosted by Chris Stewart playing two hours of soulful vibes from many decades of Jazz Funk, Soul, R&B, Motown, Northern Soul, Reggae and Soulful House. He features the classics and the latest releases.

      Hour one is a mix of all-time classics and newbies. In hour two he revisit the Motown Hitsvill factory and those Northern Soul dancefloor fillers. If you like a bit of reggae, the Caribbean Delight, the Reggae Zone will deliver some great memories. Every Wednesday, 2000 GMT


      lynda law

      Lynda Law Soul Show is the place to enjoy the best of past and present Soul and Funk music. The British singer has a lot of experience and her show is broadcasted in dozens of radio staions around the globe, from London.

      Lynda Law has two chart hits in UK/Europe: "Somebody Somewhere" and "I Don't Want Your Love". She sang on the Gino Vannelli album "Inconsolable Man" where she was featured on three tracks, including "Moment To Moment" which was a worldwide hit.

      "Music has been in my blood for as long as I can remember actually. I started singing and learned to play the electric organ when I was 7 and never let go after that . My first professional performance was at the age of 12", says Lynda. You can enjoy Lynda Law Soul Show every Friday, 18:00 GMT



US Top 20

      US Top 20 has become the World's leading Weekly Syndicated Top 20 Countdown Show. From the heart of entertainment, we broadcast weekly LIVE from Hollywood. It's presented by Al Walser, former member of German band Fun Factory. It goes online every Sunday, at 1800 GMT

      Al Walser is a GRAMMY®-WINNING musician and producer of several GRAMMY®-WINNING albums. His most recent Grammy success came in 2020. He has been the first 100% independent artist to ever get a GRAMMY®-Nomination in a major label driven category.




      Hosted by former KFOG personality Rosalie Howarth and Putumayo founder Dan Storper, the Putumayo World Music Hour takes listeners on a weekly journey through the music of many different cultures. ​PWMH episodes include a blend of music from well-known artists and exceptional, underexposed international artists.

      Morena FM proudly presents this amazing radio show every Monday, 1800 GMT. You can find all the music in Putumayo website, along with kids books and greeting card.


Global Music

      Max Metal - The best of rock, from pop-rock to metal, from new releases to all-time classics. See our schedule.
      Lendas do Rock (Rock Legends) - The only Classic Rock program in Brazil, full of legends like Pink Floyd, Uriah Heep, UFO, Black Sabbath, Led Zeppelin, Genesis, Rolling Stones, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Guns 'n Roses... See our schedule.
      Expresso 98 - The 90's were very special for Morena FM. We went 100% digital, ahead of everybody else in Brazil and Expresso 98 was the first 100% digital program in Brazil. So we keep an entire show devoted to that decade. See our schedule.
      Jazz & Blues - Blues, Soul and Jazz. See our schedule.
      Hot Mix - Fri 2359 GMT - A great success since 1991, it features dance in its many forms, from tecno to house, along with some classics from the 80's and 90's.
      Pop DJ / Sat 2000 GMT - The leading dance show in brazilian radio, hosted by DJ Robert Andare.
      Dance Tracks - Remember dicso? So do we. In this show we bring past and present together, ren releases and old hits, from the guys you know to the one you should know. See our schedule. See our schedule.
      Alma Latina - Salsa, merengue, reggaeton, mambo, rock, pop, dance... all the latin beats. See our schedule.
      Expresso Mix - Like an italian expresso, a good shot of pop music. See our schedule.
      In Concert - Sun 1500 GMT - An one-hour special featuring the work of a great brazilian or international artist. Sometimes we highlight a specific and important album.
      Memory - Only flashbacks from the 70's to the 00's. Only great hits. See our schedule.
      Allegro - The best of classical music (as in Mozart), like you never heard before. See our schedule.
      ReggaeMania - Thu 20h00 GMT - Come to our reggae beach, featuring artists from Jamaica, Africa, Brazil and Europe, new talents and great guys from the past, new releases and classics.


Brazilian Music

      A La Carte - Mon to Sat 1500 GMT - Contemporary brazilian music from our finest artists.
      Trem das Oito - Mon 1100 GMT - The current brazilian hits and new music, including still to be known artists.
      Mesa de Bar - Wed 0200 GMT - The kind of brazilian music that plays in bars and shows.
      Raiz Brasileira - A program featuring the best of Samba, the original genre from Brasil. See our schedule.
      Só Brasil - A broad mix of brazilian genres, from pop to rock, from bossa nova to forro, from reggae to dance and axe. See our schedule.

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morena fm


      Morena FM /Rio is an online only branch project from the commercial station Morena FM 98. It features a multigenre AC programming, from rock and pop to blues and brazilian music, new and already famous artists, and most shows in English.

      Morena FM is a commercial radio station in Itabuna, Bahia, Brazil. It was the first station in South America to only use digital music and commercials, back in 1991. It started broadcasting online in 1996, 24/7 and gathered a broad international audience, even featuring only shows spoken in Portuguese.
      In 2021, Morena FM started a new plan, to give online listeners English spoken programs as well. It starts now with The Eurovision Show and the US Top 20 Show, but we'll launch other shows along this year.

Lynda Law Soul Show

Simon Harding
Fri 1800 GMT

US Top 20 Show

Al Walser
Sun 1800 GMT

Putumayo World Music Hour

Rosalie Howarth
Mon 1800 GMT

Pop Dj

Robert Andare
Sat 2000 GMT

Lendas do Rock

Rock Legends

No commercials

Morena FM /Rio does not carry advertising. And it is online only.

No Borders

We play music from all over the world, in a broad range of genres.

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