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Fela Ransome Kuti and Africa '70 with Ginger Baker

Ye Ye De Smell
Live! 1971 via Mca
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Willie Bobo

A Koko
Lost and Found 2006 via Concord Records
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5:40 pm
TEMC Meijer Gardens week 2 (click for more info)
August is here, and that means it's time for WYCE's presentation of the Tuesday Evening Music Club, every Tuesday in August at Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park. Each Tuesday, we showcase a sampling of some of West Michigan's best local talent. The second week of the series features alternative rock bands GrRroPolis and Mason Proper, performing on August 11th. The Tuesday Evening Music Club starts at 7:30 p.m. Admission is free to Meijer Gardens members. Non-members may simply purchase a day-pass, or stay tuned to WYCE for a chance to win tickets.

God Help the Girl

Perfection As A Hipster
God Help the Girl 2009 via Matador Records
a note about this track

God Help the Girl is a musical film due to be shot in 2010, written by Stuart Murdoch, frontman of Scottish indie pop band Belle & Sebastian

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Mocky

Golden Dream
Saskamodie 2009 via Crammed Disc Us
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Miike Snow

Faker
Miike Snow 2009 via Downtown
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5:30 pm
KB Productions (click for more info)
Today's WYCE Earth & Sky Sponsor is KB Productions, presenting Ani DiFranco live in concert at the Kalamazoo State Theatre on Friday, September 11th. Fresh off her performance at the Rothbury Music Festival, Ani DiFranco returns to West Michigan in support of her newest release, "Red Letter Year". Tickets and more information are available at ticketmaster.com or kazoostate.com. Tickets are still available.

Tiny Vipers

Slow Motion
Life on Earth 2009 via Sub Pop
a note about this track

Tiny Vipers is the stage name of Jesy Fortino, an acoustic musician from Seattle, Washington. After having started as out a more conventional pop singer-songwriter, she has since developed a very distinct style.

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Blind Pilot

Paint or Pollen
3 Rounds and a Sound 2008 via Expunged Records
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5:20 pm
GR Child Discovery Center (click for more info)
Today's 1st Amendment Quote is sponsored by the Grand Rapids Child Discovery Center, a tuition-free public charter school serving children in grades K-through-5. The Child Discovery Center offers a central location, all-day kindergarten, before- and after-school child care, and a curriculum based on the Reggio-Emilia educational model. Enrollment is open now. More information on the Child Discovery Center is available by calling 616-459-0330, or online at www.childdiscoverycenter.org.

DeVotchKa

How It Ends
Little Miss Sunshine OST
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COMPILATIONS

Could have been
The Daptone Sampler Vol. 1 2006 via Daptone

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The Final Solution

Theme From Brother Man
Brotherman 2008 via Numero
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5:00 pm
Hoxeyville 2009 (click for more info)
Today's WYCE Business Day Sponsor is the Hoxeyville Music Festival, taking place August 21st through 23rd in Wellston, about an hour and a half north of Grand Rapids. This year's Hoxeyville line-up includes five-time Grammy winner Buddy Guy, Galatic, Todd Snider, Robert Bradley's Black Water Surprise, Seth Bernard & May Erlewine and many more. Weekend tickets include onsite camping. Day passes are available for Saturday and Sunday. Tickets, a full band line-up and directions are available online at hoxeyville.com.

Cornelius

Breezin'
Sensuous 2007 via Everloving
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Hot Chip

Tchaparian
The Warning 2006 via Astralwerks
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(REQUESTED)

Andrew Bird

Not A Robot, But A Ghost
Noble Beast 2009 via Fat Possum
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Regina Spektor

Folding Chair
Far 2009 via Warner Bros.
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Bowerbirds

Northern Lights
Upper Air 2009 via DEAD OCEANS
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4:40 pm
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.
(REQUESTED)

The Band

Ophelia
Greatest Hits 2000 via Capitol
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4 2 egg!

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(REQUESTED)

Vampire Weekend

Bryn
Vampire Weekend 2008 via Xl Recordings
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COMPILATIONS

Pinball Number Count
Songs from the Street: Sesame Street/35 Years 2003 via Sony

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(REQUESTED)

Leela James

Long Time Coming
A Change Is Gonna Come 2005 via Warner Bros / Wea
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Q-Tip

We Fight-We Love
The Renaissance 2008 via Universal Motown
a note about this track

The Q in Q-Tip's stage name stands for Queens, the borough of New York City from which he hails.

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4:20 pm
Electric Poetry (click for more info)

Join us Tuesday nights at 10:15 for 'Electric Poetry. Hear stylistic whiplash and verse from Grand Rapids' hardest working poets. And search archived episodes of 'Electric Poetry' at our website - WYCE.ORG - just search our Tuesday schedule.

Ocote Soul Sounds and Adrian Quesada

Tu Fin, Mi Comienzo
Coconut Rock 2009 via Eighteenth Street
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DJ Wally

Nothing Stays the Same
Nothing Stays the Same 2003 via Thirsty Ear
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Nouvelle Vague

Bela Lugosi's Dead
Bande a Part 2006 via Peacefrog
a note about this track

Béla Lugosi (20 October 1882 – 16 August 1956) was a Hungarian-American actor of stage and screen, well known for playing Count Dracula in the Broadway play and subsequent film version. In the last years of his career he featured in several of Ed Wood's low budget films.

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Radiohead

Climbing Up The Walls
OK Computer 1997 via Capitol
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(REQUESTED)

Bon Iver

For Emma
For Emma, Forever Ago 2008 via Jagjaguwar
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4:00 pm
Hoxeyville 2009 (click for more info)
Today's WYCE Business Day Sponsor is the Hoxeyville Music Festival, taking place August 21st through 23rd in Wellston, about an hour and a half north of Grand Rapids. This year's Hoxeyville line-up includes five-time Grammy winner Buddy Guy, Galatic, Todd Snider, Robert Bradley's Black Water Surprise, Seth Bernard & May Erlewine and many more. Weekend tickets include onsite camping. Day passes are available for Saturday and Sunday. Tickets, a full band line-up and directions are available online at hoxeyville.com.
(REQUESTED)

Jackie Greene

Tell Me Mama, Tell Me Right
Gone Wanderin' 2002

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The Low Anthem

Champion Angel
Oh My God, Charlie Darwin 2009 via Nonesuch
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(REQUESTED)

Dan Auerbach

The Prowl
Keep It Hid 2009 via Nonesuch
a note about this track

Dan Auerbach's backing band, "The Fast Five" consists of My Morning Jacket’s monster drummer Patrick Hallahan, and the band Hacienda.

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Cat Power

Lived In Bars
The Greatest 2006 via Matador Records
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Federico Aubele

Suena Mi Guitarra
Amatoria 2009 via Eighteenth Street
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3:40 pm
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 kevin@wyce.org for details.

Beastie Boys

The Gala Event
The Mix-Up 2007 via Capitol
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Aretha Franklin

Day Dreaming
Young, Gifted and Black
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(REQUESTED)

Keb' Mo'

Shave Yo' Legs
Keep It Simple 2004 via Sony
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The Raconteurs

Together
Broken Boy Soldiers 2006 via V2 Records/Third Man
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3:20 pm
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 GRCMC.org today.

Ticklah

Si Hecho Palante
Ticklah Vs. Axelrod 2007 via Easy Star Records
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Zap Mama

Bandy Bandy
Ancestry In Progress 2004 via V2. / Bmg
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Beirut

Cliquot
The Flying Club Cup 2007 via BA DA BING
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Sigur Ros

Hoppipolla
Takk 2005 via Geffen Records
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3:00 pm
Hoxeyville 2009 (click for more info)
Today's WYCE Business Day Sponsor is the Hoxeyville Music Festival, taking place August 21st through 23rd in Wellston, about an hour and a half north of Grand Rapids. This year's Hoxeyville line-up includes five-time Grammy winner Buddy Guy, Galatic, Todd Snider, Robert Bradley's Black Water Surprise, Seth Bernard & May Erlewine and many more. Weekend tickets include onsite camping. Day passes are available for Saturday and Sunday. Tickets, a full band line-up and directions are available online at hoxeyville.com.