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Playlist from 09/11/2009 @ 12:00am

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all tracks listed in reverse chronological order

Talking Heads

This Must Be the Place (Naive Melody)
Popular Favorites 1976-1992-Sand In the Vaseline 1992 via Sire / London/Rhino
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Tom Waits

Hoist That Rag
Real Gone 2004 via Anti
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Star Anna

Hawks On a Pole
The Only Thing That Matters 2009 via Big Bubba Dog
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Joe Strummer & the Mescaleros

Johnny Appleseed
Global a Go-Go 2001 via Epitaph / Ada
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2:40 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 Flaming Lips

In The Morning of the Magicians
Yoshimi Battles The Pink Robots 2002 via Warner Brothers
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Southpaw Players

Candid Bandit
Spar City 2007 via Independent


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Rented Mule

X 2009 via Independent
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Medeski Martin & Wood

Chantes des Femmes
Radiolarians III 2009 via Indirecto Records
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2:20 am
Golf Outing (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. The outing takes place this Saturday, September 12th at 2:00 p.m. For last-minute registrations, please call Kevin at 616-459-4788 extension 111.

Great Lake Swimmers

Passenger Song
Ongiara 2007 via Nettwerk Records
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Death Cab for Cutie

Marching Bands of Manhattan
Plans 2005 via Atlantic / Wea
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Bomba Estereo

Agua sala
Blow Up 2009 via Nacional Records
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The Ragbirds

Finally Almost Ready
Finally Almost Ready 2009 via The Ragbirds


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2:00 am
Eastown Street Fair (click for more info)
The Eastown Streetfair celebrates in 36th year in September! This celebration of arts, crafts, food, music, and the Eastown neighborhood will be bigger than ever this year. Many West Michigan bands will perform on two stages and more than 75 booths featuring artists and crafts from all over Michigan will line the streets. In addition, all of Eastown’s retail and dining establishments will be open for business with ‘Streetfair’ specials. The 36th Annual Eastown Streetfair will take place on Saturday September 19th, along Wealthy Street between Atlas and Lake from 9:00 am to 10:00 pm. More information can be found at


Deeper Down
Wilco (The Album) 2009 via Nonesuch
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Elliott Smith

Speed Trials
Either/Or 1997 via Kill Rock Stars
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Roy Rogers

Requiem for a Heavyweight
Split Decision 2009 via Blind Pig
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Frontier Ruckus

Orion Town 2
The Orion Songbook 2009 via Quite Scientific Records


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House of Valparaiso
Carried To Dust 2008 via Quarterstick
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Neko Case

This Tornado Loves you
Middle Cyclone 2009 via Anti
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1:40 am
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Akiko Tsuruga

Closer I Get to You
Oriental Express 2009 via 18th & Vine
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Derrick Gardner

Afros & Cubans
Echoes of Ethnicity 2009 via Owl Studios
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Space K's

Space K's 2000
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The Very Best

Rain Dance
Warm Heart Of Africa 2009 via GREEN OWL RECORDS
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1:20 am
(Generic) In the Image (click for more info)
“In the Image” is in urgent need of gently used clothing donations to provide families the opportunity to find the clothes they need at no charge to them. In The Image is located at 1823 South Division, three blocks north of Burton at the corner of Division and Rose.

Yusuf Islam

The Rain
Roadsinger 2009 via A&M
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The Jayhawks

That's The Bag I'm In
Music From the North Country - The Jayhawks Anthology 2009 via American
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Great Lakes Myth Society

The Gales of 1838
Compass Rose Bouquet 2007 via Quack Media


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Birds of a Feather
Saskamodie 2009 via Crammed Disc Us
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Bottom's Up
Grand Rapids Compilation 4.0 2009 via Grand Rapids Compilation
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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!

Staff Benda Bilili

Tres Tres Fort 2009 via Crammed Discs
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Silver Lining
The Coast Is Never Clear 2001 via Velocette
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The Revelations

Stay Free (instrumental version)
Deep Soul 2009 via Decision
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Tokyo Morose

Legal Bedroom
Specific Ocean 2008 via Square Root Records


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12:40 am
Making Home Affordable (click for more info)
Making Home Affordable dot gov provides homeowners with detailed information about programs that empower borrowers with the resources they need to determine whether they might be eligible for a refinance. Through this website, borrowers can also connect with counseling resources to help with outstanding questions; locate homeowner events in their communities; as well as frequently asked questions from borrowers in similar circumstances. That's Making Home, helping Americans reduce their monthly mortgage payments to more affordable levels.

Bunkbed Nights

Water from the Lake 2004


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A Society In Which No Tear Is Shed Is Inconceivably Mediocre 2009 via Luaka Bop
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High Ceiling

Illusions 2009 via Independent
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Steve Talaga

Let's Go Surfin' Now
Yin-Yang 1998 via Independent


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12:20 am
Traditions! (click for more info)
American Roots, Redefined - Sundays, 8 AM

Camper Van Beethoven

Take the Skinheads Bowling
Re-Issue Sampler 2004 via Ryko
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New Riders of the Purple Sage

Where I Come From
Where I Come From 2009 via WOODSTOCK
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Various/Unknown Artist

Wolf Pack - Junior Watson
3rd Annual Delta Groove All-Star Blues Revue Vol.1 2009 via Delta Groove
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The Detroit Cobras

Puppets on a String
Tied & True 2007 via Bloodshot Records
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Adam Green

Festival Song
Sixes & Sevens 2008 via Rough Trade Us
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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.