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Playlist from 05/06/2009 @ 7:00am

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Vince plays a tasty mix of folk, blues, jazz, rock and worldbeat that will satisfy your early morning cravings for the eclectic sound of WYCE!

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all tracks listed in reverse chronological order


Putumayo Presents- African Reggae 2009 via Putumayo World Music


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The Bad Plus

For All I Care 2009 via Heads Up
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The Cranberries

Everybody Else Is Doing It, So Why Can't We 1993 via Polygram Records
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Serena Ryder

Blown Like the Wind at Night
Is it o.k. 2009 via Atlantic
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8:40 am
Serena Ryder (click for more info)
The Spring 2009 Hat Trick Concert Series wraps up for the season TONIGHT with a performance by Juno Award-winning singer/songwriter Serena Ryder. Winner of Canada's Best New Artist of 2008, Serena is touring in support of her new album, Is It O.K.? Serena Ryder appears TONIGHT at 7:30pm at One Trick Pony Grill and Taproom in Grand Rapids. This show benefits Lutheran Social Services, creating communities of service that meet the needs of people, upholding human dignity, advocating equality and justice. The Spring 2009 Hat Trick Concert Series is presented by the law firm of Rhoades McKee. Lodging is provided by Peaches Bed & Breakfast. Sound support provided by Mark Swanson. For more information, please visit the concert page at

Elvis Costello & Allen Toussaint

On Your Way Down
The River In Reverse 2006 via Verve Forecast
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Bob Dylan

Beyond Here Lies Nothin'
Together Through Life 2009 via Columbia
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8:30 am
10,000 Lakes Festival (click for more info)
Today's WYCE Earth & Sky sponsor is the Ten Thousand Lakes Festival, a four-day outdoor music festival in northern Minnesota. This year's Ten Thousand Lakes Festival features headline performances from the Dave Matthews Band, Wilco and Widespread Panic -- plus Umphrey's McGee, Gomez, Railroad Earth and dozens more artists and bands. The festival takes place July 22nd to 25th at Soo Pass Ranch in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota. Tickets and more information are available online at

The Mother Truckers

I'm Comin' Over
Let's All Go To Bed 2008 via Funzalo Records
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Hill Country Revue

Alice Mae
Make A Move 2009 via Razor & Tie
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8:20 am
Studio Smooth (click for more info)
Today's First Amendment Quote of the Day is sponsored by Studio Smooth. Besides the First Amendment, Studio Smooth also believes in the right to bare arms, and bare legs, and bare anywhere from eyebrows to ankles, using the ancient technique of sugaring hair removal. Studio Smooth is located at 5260 Northland Drive. More information about sugaring hair removal at Studio Smooth is available online at

Robert Mirabal

Music From a Painted Cave 2001 via Silver Wave
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Toad the Wet Sprocket

Pray Your Gods
fear 1991 via Sony
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The Flatlanders

Yesterday Was Judgement Day
Now Again 2002 via New West Records
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8:00 am
(Generic) Gift of Life (click for more info)
If you are interested in making a commitment to be an organ and tissue donor you can sign up on the Michigan Organ Donor Registry online at or by calling 800-482-4881.

George Benson

I Remember Wes
The Best Of George Benson 1989 via Sony
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Susan Tedeschi

Hope And Desire 2005 via Verve
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Bruce Springsteen

Waitin' on a Sunny Day
The Rising 2002 via Sony
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7:40 am
David Bowie Tribute Show (click for more info)
The David Bowie Tribute Show and fundraiser is coming to the Whiskey Lounge! Local acts paying tribute to Bowie include The Fainting Generals, The End Times Orchestra, GrrRoPoLis, A Paschal Circus, Lazy Genius and many more. Proceeds from the show go to Kids Food Basket, a local charity working to end childhood hunger in Grand Rapids. The David Bowie Tribute Show takes place Friday May 22nd at the Whiskey Lounge, located at 1044 Godfrey Ave SW. Doors open at 8pm. More information is available by contacting Juliet at

Beastie Boys

14th St. Break
The Mix-Up 2007 via Capitol
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Stephen Marley

Mind Control
Mind Control 2007 via Republic
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Nickel Creek

I Should've Known Better
This Side 2002 via Sugarhill [Country]
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Viva La Vida
Viva La Vida-Prospekt's March 2008 via Capitol
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7:20 am
YCE at Fulton Street Market (click for more info)
Join 88.1 FM WYCE at Fulton Street Farmers Market on Saturdays: May 23rd and 30th from 8 to 10:15 am. We'll be there serving coffee to the masses and selling our wares. If you received an Eco Tote during our spring fund drive, you can pick it up on the spot. And while you're there, why not purchase a fashionable WYCE Travel Mug to fill? That's May 23rd and May 30th from 8 to 10:15am at Fulton Street Farmer's Market, 1147 East Fulton in Grand Rapids.


Kinda Surprised
The Essentials: Grits & Pate 2006 via Independent
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Bruce Cockburn

If I Had a Rocket Launcher
Stealing Fire 1984 via Sony
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B.B. King & Eric Clapton

Marry You
Riding With The King 2000 via Reprise / Wea
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Little Feat

Something in the Water
Join the Band 2008 via 429 Records
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7:00 am
WMBMA May Fest (click for more info)
The West Michigan Bluegrass Music Association presents their 14th annual "May Fest!" This weekend of bluegrass celebration includes performances from Southern Explosion, Detour, Pickin' Up Speed and many more! Advance tickets and weekend camping passes are available. May Fest takes place May 15th through 17th at Kent County Fairgrounds in Lowell. More information is available by visiting