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Playlist from 07/31/2009 @ 12:00am

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Federico Aubele

Tan Cerca
Amatoria 2009 via Eighteenth Street
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Billy Bragg & Wilco

California Stars
Mermaid Avenue 1998 via Elektra / Wea
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The Decemberists

A Bower Scene
The Hazards of Love 2009 via Capitol
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Cold Runway
Tarpits and Canyonlands 2009 via Ramseur Records
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Winnie Cooper

Backdoor Girl
Panthera 2006 via Independent


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2:40 am
St. Joseph the Worker (click for more info)
St. Joseph the Worker Church presents the 2009 August Festival and fundraiser. This two-day fundraiser event supports the new church renovations and expenses that come along with them. The event takes place the weekend of August 22nd at Lamar Park, located at 2561 Porter Street SW in Wyoming. More information can be found by calling 616 456 7982

Tiny Vipers

Slow Motion
Life on Earth 2009 via Sub Pop
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Bonnie 'Prince' Billy

I See a Darkness 1999 via Palace Records
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The Living History Band

Feel like going home
Chicago Blues: A Living History 2009 via Raisin' Music
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Femi Kuti

Missing Link
Fight to Win 2001 via Mca
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2:20 am
Cowpie tickets on sale (click for more info)
As a media sponsor for the 2009 Cow Pie Blues Festival at Shagbark Farms in Caledonia, Michigan, WYCE is pleased to announce that tickets are on sale now. This year's line-up includes slide guitarist Sonny Landreth, WSNB, Carolyn Wonderland, Motorcity Josh and many more local, regional and national blues acts. The 2009 Cow Pie festival is a two-day event, with music Friday and Saturday, August 7th and 8th. Individual day tickets are available, as well as two-day passes which include on-site camping. More details about the performance line-up, ticket prices and more information can be found at the concerts section of, or at Tickets are available at all Star Tickets Plus outlets.

Deer Tick

Born On Flag Day 2009 via Partisan Records
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Regina Spektor

Dance Anthem of the 80's
Far 2009 via Warner Bros.
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Iron & Wine

Southern Anthem
The Creek Drank the Cradle 2002 via Sub Pop
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Lou Barlow

EMOH 2005 via Merge Records
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Tom Waits

Clap Hands
Rain Dogs 1985 via Island
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2:00 am
(Generic) Specialized Language Development (click for more info)

The Specialized Language Development (SLD) Center , a community resource of West Michigan, is committed to bringing the power of reading, writing and spelling to all individuals with dyslexia or other unique learning styles, enabling them to achieve their full potential. They are currently looking for tutors in the West Michigan area. The number to call to find out more is 616 361 1182.

Antony and the Johnsons

Fistful of Love
I Am a Bird Now 2005 via Secretly Canadian
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The City Champs

Love Is a Losing Game
The Safecracker 2009 via Electraphonic Recording
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Invisible Cities
Invisible Cities 2009 via UBIQUITY RECORDS


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1:40 am
WYCE e-mail list (click for more info)
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Heartless Bastards

Wide Awake
The Mountain 2009 via Fat Possum
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Social Distortion

Ball and Chain
Unknown album
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The Hard Lessons

Manoogian Zoo
Arms Forest 2009 via QK!
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The Black Keys

Thickfreakness 2003 via Fat Possum
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Whiskey Dick

Love Tap 2000 via NA
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1:20 am
Summer Heat Street Party (click for more info)
One Trick Pony Grill & Taproom, along with The Cottage Bar, will host the 1st Annual Summer Heat Street Party this Sunday. The event, featuring an outdoor stage on La Grave Avenue and an indoor stage at the Cottage Bar, will feature over 35 bands and acoustic acts performing. The beneficiary of the inaugural block party will be Grand Rapids' own Ralston Bowles, who is currently undergoing cancer treatment. Performers include Organissimo, Chance Jones, La Famiglia, Delilah DeWylde & The Lost Boys, Troll For Trout, The Concussions and many more! That's the Summer Heat Street Party, Sunday August 2nd from 1:30 pm- 9:00 pm. More information, including a complete line up can be found at summer heat street party dot com.


Id Y Bonobo 2007 via Independent


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Jenny Owen Youngs

Led to the Sea
Transmitter Failure 2009 via Nettwerk Records
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Faz Tanto Tempo
Black Rio, Vol. 2- Original Samba Soul 1968-1981 2009 via Strut Records


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I'm Back
The Ray Of The Wine 2005 via Stonemountain
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Charles Mingus

Goodbye Porkpie Hat
Mingus Ah Um 1959 via Columbia
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1:00 am
Traditions! (click for more info)
American Roots, Redefined - Sundays, 8 AM

Joe Louis Walker

Hop On It
Great Guitars 1997 via Verve
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Belle & Sebastian

Photo Jenny
Push Barman to Open Old Wounds 2005 via Good
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Sun Moon
Fox on a Hill 2007 via Fox on a Hill
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Samantha Crain

Get the Fever Out
Songs in the Night 2008 via Ramseur Records


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Cabbage Crik

Lover, Please Come Home
You Get What You Play For 1975 via Independent


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12:40 am
Southeast Farmer's Market (click for more info)
The Southeast Farmer's Market is now open every Thursday through the month of October. This Farmer's Market,located at the corner of Fuller Avenue and Franklin Street, is now accepting Project FRESH dollars. Anyone is welcome to shop the market which features food grown by youth from Mixed Greens, Blandford, and much more! Health educators are often on hand to do cooking demonstrations and show visitors how they might prepare the produce. More information about all area Farmer's Markets can be found at

Grizzly Bear

Veckatimest 2009 via Warp Records
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More Today Than Yesterday
The Very Best of Prestige Records- Prestige 60th Anniversary 2009 via Prestige


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Billy Bragg

The Saturday Boy
Back To Basics 1987 via Elektra
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Built To Spill

Ancient Melodies Of The Future 2001 via Warner Bros / Wea
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Architecture in Helsinki

The Owls Go
Fingers Crossed 2004 via Bar/None Records
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12:20 am
CMC Membership Invitation (click for more info)
The Community Media Center is abuzz with the news of Wealthy Theatre's Club License! There's never been a better time to become a member. CMC Members receive bar privileges at Wealthy Theatre, discounts to many Community Media Center productions, board voting rights and much more. For online sign-up and more information, visit today.

Los Amigos Invisibles

Vivire Para Ti
Commercial 2009 via Nacional Records
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St. Vincent

Jesus Saves, I Spend
Marry Me 2007 via Beggars Banquet Us
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Ram Dass & Kriece

Mystic Poetry
Cosmix 2008 via Waveform
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David Last Vs. MC Zulu

Necessary Evils
Musically Massive 2009 via Staubgold
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Mason Proper

Point a to Point B
Olly Oxen Free 2008 via Dovecote


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12:00 am
WYCE Legacy (click for more info)

88.1 FM WYCE presents


, every Sunday night at 6pm, as part of WYCE's Sunday night lineup. Each week, join host

Bruce Parrott

for an eclectic mix of classics that influenced today's artists. Hear from one hit wonders, albums that inspired and music that gave birth to entire genres. PLUS - every episode enjoy 'Local Legacy' tracks from Grand Rapids musicians of the past. WYCE's Legacy is Sundays at 6pm - only here on 88.1 FM WYCE.