Roots Radio is the streaming app of WMOT 89.5 FM, the nation's first all Americana and roots public radio station, launched on Sept. 2, 2016. Broadcasting from the College of Media and Entertainment at Middle Tennessee University, WMOT reflects the past, present and future of roots music, with a focus on Nashville's legacy of world class musicianship and songwriting. Home of Music City Roots, Wed at 7 pm CT and loads of specialty programming. WMOT/Roots Radio. Americana, Deep and Wide.