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Playlist from 08/14/2009 @ 12:00am

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Just A Thought
Eros And Omissions 2009 via Nine Yards Records
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Thats Him! Thats the Guy!

Polish Lancers
An Army Life 2009 via Jumberlack Media


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Esbjorn Svensson Trio

The Message
Strange Place for Snow 2002 via Sony
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Stephen Malkmus & the Jicks

Hopscotch Willie
Real Emotional Trash 2008 via Matador Records
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2:40 am
Golf with the WYCE Programmers (click for more info)
WYCE invites you to join us for our Golf with the Programmers event at Alpine Golf Course! The event includes a 4-person scramble, box lunch, drink tickets and award receptions following the game. Register now and remember to invite your friends to play! This event has been rescheduled to Saturday, September 12th. Tee time is at 2:00pm. If you are a business that would like to donate prizes please email You may also register to sponsor a hole! Registration and more information can be found at the concert page at wyce dot org

Bonnie 'Prince' Billy

Heart's Arms
Beware 2009 via Drag City
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Clap Your Hands Say Yeah

The Skin of My Yellow Country Teeth
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah 2005 via Clap Your Hands Say
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Toots & the Maytals

Monkey Man
True Love 2004 via V2. / Bmg
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Team VIP

Rumba Pa' Ti
De Corazon a Corazon 2007 via Union Music Group
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Thievery Corporation

Radio Retaliation 2008 via Eighteenth Street
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2:20 am
Seeking CDs/LPs (click for more info)
WYCE 88.1 FM is currently seeking and happily taking your record and cd donations! Any donation of LPs and CDs is encouraged, regardless of artist or genre, as long as they are in good shape! If you are interested in donating your music, please call Nicole at 616-459-4788 extension 109 for details. We are accepting these donations through the end of August. We hope to see you again at The Eastown Street Fair for our second annual music sale, coming in September!

Big Bad Voodoo Daddy

Hey Now, Hey Now
How Big Can You Get-- The Music of Cab Calloway 2009 via Vanguard Records
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The Living History Band

My Little Machine
Chicago Blues: A Living History 2009 via Raisin' Music
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The Magnetic Fields

I Don't Really Love You Anymore
i 2004 via Nonesuch
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Grizzly Bear

Two Weeks
Veckatimest 2009 via Warp Records
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2:00 am
Music From The Heart (click for more info)
The Dwelling Place presents Music From The Heart, a benefit concert with The Glenn Miller Orchestra! Music From The Heart takes place Wednesday, August 26th at the Royce Auditorium at St. Cecilia Music Center, located at 24 Ransom Avenue. This concert benefits Dwelling Place, identifying and addressing our community’s need for safe and affordable housing and the rejuvenation of neighborhoods. More information about this event can be found at dwelling place g r dot o r g.


Antics 2004 via Matador Records
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The Black Cats

I'll Be Damned
Shakin' at the Knees 2007 via Rooby


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The Clash

Lost In The Supermarket
London Calling [25th Anniversary Legacy Edition] 2004 via Sony
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Donald Bailey

Blueprints Of Jazz, Vol. 3 2009 via Talking House Records
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Buddy Guy & Junior Wells

Give Me My Coat and Shoes
Alone & Acoustic 1991 via Alligator Records
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1:40 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.

Pinetop Perkins

Just A Little Bit
Back On Top 2000 via Telarc
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Tom Waits

We're All Mad Here
Alice 2002 via Epitaph / Ada
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Horse Feathers

Working Poor
House With No Home 2008 via Kill Rock Stars
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Elvis Costello

My All Time Doll
Secret, Profane & Sugarcane 2009 via HEAR MUSIC
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Dark Leaves Form a Thread
Trouble in Dreams 2008 via Merge Records
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The Hard Lessons

The Arms Forest
Arms Forest 2009 via QK!
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1:20 am
Three for Free - Salmagundi (click for more info)
The Community Media Center presents the last in its "Three for Free" series of events at Wealthy Theatre. Join us Saturday, August 22nd at 8pm for "Salmagundi". This event is free to members of the CMC. It features a diverse combination of musical genres and two official ArtPrize entries! Symphony musicians will play with electric violinist Ritsu in the ArtPrize entry "FearScape"; percussionists from Glean Infusion back Chicago lyricist Nay Ink; ballet dancers from DITA perform; and Catherine Herrman will premiere her ArtPrize dance piece, called “Touching Peace.” Become a Community Media Center member at the event and enjoy bar privilege at Wealthy Theatre and discounts on many theatre events. More information on Salmagundi - Saturday, August 22nd at 8pm - and Community Media Center membership is available at wealthy theatre dot org.

Trevor Hall

The Lime Tree
Trevor Hall 2009 via Vanguard Records
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High Class Slim Came Floatin' In
Beacons Of Ancestorship 2009 via Thrill Jockey
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Walking Birds as Opposed To Hopping Birds
Deer Bird Bear Ship 2009 via Friction Records


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1:00 am
In the Spirit! (click for more info)

Join us Sunday mornings at 10 for a WYCE tradition - it's

In The Spirit!

- an exploration of music's spiritual roots. Hear music that celebrates the very best of human nature. And enjoy inspirational quotes by wise men and women from all walks of life.

In the Spirit!

- Sundays from 10 to noon - only on 88.1 FM WYCE!

Arcade Fire

Funeral 2004 via Merge Records
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Ribbons of Song

The Wind
Comb My Cowlicks Down 2007 via Independent


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Charles Mingus

Moods in Mambo
Epitaph 1990 via Sony
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Ron Levy

Voodoo Boogaloo 2005 via Levtron
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12:40 am
Crash's Landing (click for more info)
CRASH's LANDING is a non-profit, no-kill Cat Rescue & Placement Center, owned and operated by a veterinarian. Crash's Landing is dedicated to removing homeless, adult cats from the streets, and placing them into loving, permanent homes. All cats in their care receive the best medical preventative care possible. Find out more about kitties in need of permanent homes online at crashs landing dot org

Fidel Nadal

Puerta De Oro
Crucial Cuts 2009 via Nacional
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Tito Puente

Mambo Tipico
The Rough Guide to Tito Puente 2005 via World Music Network
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Devendra Banhart

Smokey Rolls Down Thunder Canyon 2007 via Xl Recordings
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Mohd. Rafi

Chand Mera Dil [From Hum Kisise Kum Naheen]
Rough Guide to Bollywood Legends: Mohd Rafi 2003 via World Music Network
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Charles Wilson

I Want to Shout About It
Troubled Child 2009 via Severn
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12:20 am


Rosetta Stone
A Buzz, a Buzz 2008 via Ramseur Rec.
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One Wing
Wilco (The Album) 2009 via Nonesuch
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Todd Bishop

Je T'Aime... Moi Non Plus
69 Annee Erotique- Music of Serge Gainsbourg 2009 via Origin Records
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Lightnin' Hopkins

Home in the Woods (No Good Woman)
The Best Of Lightnin' Hopkins 2004 via Sony
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Staff Benda Bilili

Tres Tres Fort 2009 via Crammed Discs
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Among the Oak & Ash

Bigmouth Strikes Again
Among The Oak & Ash 2009 via Verve Forecast
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12:00 am
In-studio performances (click for more info)

Did you know that if you missed a live in-studio performance and interview from one of the many artists that visit WYCE, you can listen to it on our web page? Visit for "In Case You Missed It" -- an archive of past in-studio performances. You can find these great performances by typing the word "missed" in the search box at the top of the page. And don't forget you can find all of our concert announcements, public service announcements and sponsor messages -- plus a complete list of every song we play, by clicking on the "Playlists" link. And all the while, you can listen to WYCE 24/7 from anywhere in the world. That's wyce dot org.