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Playlist from 07/01/2009 @ 12:00am

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all tracks listed in reverse chronological order

Commander Cody

Down And Out
Dopers, Drunks And Everyday Losers 2009 via Blind Pig
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Senor Flavio

Polaroid 66
Supersaund 2012 2008 via Nacional
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Medeski Martin & Wood

Dollar Pants
Radiolarians II 2009 via Indirecto Records
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Buddy Guy

Moanin' And Groanin'
Blues Singer 2003 via Jive
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Cookie Bumstead

Soda Pop Love
Party Record! 2009 via Independent


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2:40 am
(Generic) Blandford Nature Center (click for more info)
Blandford Nature Center's mission is to change lives through powerful learning experiences in the natural world. The center strives to cultivate relationships with nature that lead individuals to transform their community and create healthy, sustainable surroundings. More information about Blandford Nature Center, including volunteer opportunities can be found at blandford nature center dot org

MC Yogi

Ganesh Is Fresh
Elephant Power 2008 via White Swan
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The Shivers

Money Sounds
Phone Calls 2006 via Outer Borough Records LLC
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The Cuban Cowboys

El Capitan
Cuban Candles 2007 via Muy Nice Music
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Two Gallants

Reflections of the Marionette
Two Gallants 2007 via Saddle Creek
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2:20 am
Stop, Drop & Shop (click for more info)
WYCE 88.1 FM and The Michigan Community Blood Centers are teaming up once again to bring the community together to donate blood. YOU can help save a life while doing a bit of shopping! This summer we are putting on a "Stop, Drop & Shop" Community Garage Sale in the parking lot of The Michigan Community Blood Centers, located at 1036 Fuller Northeast on Saturday, July 11th from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. If you are interested in setting up a FREE space to sell your wares and/or stuff, contact Kristen Sisson at (616) 233-8524. Someone needs blood every 3 seconds, everyday! Each pint donated helps 3-4 people, donating blood is about LIFE!

The Weakerthans

One Great City!
Reconstruction Site 2003 via Epitaph
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Cheap Champagne
Parallel Play 2008 via Yep Roc Records
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Bo Diddley

Bo Diddley
His Best 1997 via Chess
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Mickey Hart & Zakir Hussein

Dances with Wood
Global Drum Project 2007 via Shout Factory
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Lights at Sea

The War Came Home
Lights At Sea 2008 via Independent


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2:00 am
Non-Profit Interviews - GENERIC (click for more info)

Are you a non-profit organization that wants to get the word out about a special event? WYCE has on-air interview opportunities available for you. Email to join us in-studio on the day of your choice. Your organization will reach thousands of active, community-aware WYCE listeners. WYCE - building community through media since 1987.

The Smiths

There Is A Light That Never Goes Out
Singles 1995 via Warner Brothers
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Elliott Smith

Speed Trials
Either/Or 1997 via Kill Rock Stars
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Charles Mingus

Bird Calls [Alternate Take]
Mingus Ah Um [50th Anniversary Legacy Edition] 1959 via Columbia Legacy
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Lipbone Redding

Sixteen Tons
Hop The Fence 2006 via BePop Records
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1:40 am
(Generic) The Land Conservancy of W. Michigan (click for more info)
The Land Conservancy of West Michigan keeps nature nearby through the permanent protection of natural lands and open spaces. The Land Conservancy has permanently protected more than 5,000 acres of West Michigan's forests, fields, wetlands and dunes by establishing nature preserves, creating conservation easements and community parks. More information can be found at nature nearby dot o-r-g

Ocote Soul Sounds and Adrian Quesada

The Revolt of the Cockroach People
Coconut Rock 2009 via Eighteenth Street
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Antipop Consortium

Antipop Consortium vs. Matthew Shipp 2003 via Thirsty Ear
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The Bad Plus

And Here We Test Our Powers Of Observation
Give 2004 via Columbia / Sony Music Distribution
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Hans Theessink

Johnny & The Devil
Johnny & The Devil 1989 via Flying Fish Records
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Tim Armstrong

Cold Blooded
A Poet's Life 2007 via Hellcat Records
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1:20 am
Rachel Zylstra / The Spares (click for more info)
New York City’s Rachel Zylstra is returning home to Grand Rapids to share new songs with old friends in a special performance at the historic Wealthy Theatre, sponsored by WYCE. Rachel’s uniquely modern alto, diverse songwriting and jazz-influenced piano are evident throughout her latest recording, Before You Could Decide. She’ll be joined by the Chicago-based Americana group The Spares, whose lyrics are thoughtful and honest; their music - raw, beautiful, and compelling. Rachel Zylstra and The Spares at Wealthy Theatre, Friday July 10th at 8pm. Tickets are available at Wealthy Theatre dot O R G. You can also register to become a CMC member and enjoy Wealthy Theatre bar privileges and discounts!

Aldo Brizzi

Brizzi do Brasil 2004 via Sony
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Mason Proper

Short Hand 2008 via Dovecote Records


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Frontier Ruckus

Adirondack Amish Holler
I Am The Water You Are Pumping 2007 via Independent


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Deer Tick

Born On Flag Day 2009 via Partisan Records
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1:00 am
WYCE Streaming! (click for more info)

Welcome to those of you listening in to our Online Stream.

If you haven't tried it out yet, just click "Listen Live" at our website - 

Our media player provides a high-quality, stereo stream now matter where you are - listen on your home computer or mobile device. Find out what tracks have been played recently, rate the songs, or request a song of your own - all within the new stream player.

Streaming WYCE is a great way to stay connected at work, at home, or when you're out of town. Find it online at "wyce dot org slash listen" !

TV on the Radio

Wolf Like Me
Return to Cookie Mountain [Bonus Tracks] 2006 via 4ad Records UK
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Beat Box
Live at Stubb's 2005 via Or. Music
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Joanna Newsom

The Milk-Eyed Mender 2004 via Drag City (Caroline)
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Ria 2006 via Floating Opera
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12:40 am
Mini-Golf for Multiple Sclerosis (click for more info)
"Mini-Golf for Multiple Sclerosis" takes place on August 1st at the Alpine Avenue Golf Center from 9:30 am to 4:00pm. Funds raised will benefit the "Never Give Up" Scholarship Foundation. More information about this event can be found at m s scholarship dot o r g

Cedell Davis

Falling Rain Blues
Feel Like Doin' Something Wrong 1998 via Fat Possum
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Mari Boine

Euovgi Liekkas (Radiant Warmth) [Jah Wobble Remix II]
Remixed 2003 via Northside Records
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Chance Jones

All Again
11th Hour Coward 2006 via Independent


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Brazilian Girls

Don't Stop
Brazilian Girls 2005 via Verve
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12:20 am
Red Hot Lunch! (click for more info)

Join WYCE From noon to 1 weekdays for the Red Hot Lunch! At high noon we bring you "Red Hot and NEW", a full set of music brand new to the WYCE library. Red Hot Lunch continues with twenty minutes of your favorite Blues selections with "Red Hot and BLUE"; and we top off the hour with "Red Hot and YOU", featuring music requested exclusively by YOU our listeners! It's the "Red Hot Lunch", weekdays from Noon to 1; right here on 88.1 FM WYCE.

Sycamore Smith

The Antler Pile
Baboon 2007 via Independent


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Thelonius Monk & John Coltrane

Blue Monk
At Carnegie Hall 2005 via Blue Note Records
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Rocky Votolato

Uppers Aren't Necessary
Makers 2006 via Barsuk
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Gimme Sympathy
Fantasies 2009 via 02. Records
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Booker T

Hey Ya
Potato Hole 2009 via Anti
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12:00 am
Record & CD Sale-Donations (click for more info)
You may have heard that WYCE is now taking your LP and CD donations for our second annual Record & CD sale. We are extending the deadline for donations for those of you who haven't had a chance to drop them off. Remember, we will come pick them up as well! Please consider donating before September 4th. Any donations of LPs and/or CDs is encouraged, regardless of artist or genre, as long as they're in good shape. If you're interested in donating music, please e-mail for details.