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Playlist from 09/15/2009 @ 3:00pm

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Cat Stevens

Peace Train
Gold 2005 via A&M
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Concrete Blonde

Bloodletting 1990 via Capitol
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My Morning Jacket

I'm Amazed
Evil Urges 2008 via Ato Records / Red
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Los Straitjackets

Dame una Sena [Gimme Little Sign]
Rock En Espanol, Vol. 1 2007 via Yep Roc
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5:40 pm
Hat Trick Concert - David Mead (click for more info)
The Hat Trick Concert Series continues with David Mead, performing at One Trick Pony Grill and Taproom, Monday, September 28th at 7:30 pm! This free Monday night concert series brings nationally-touring acts to Grand Rapids in support of a non-profit organization working in our community. This show benefits the West Michigan Center for Arts and Technology, offering skills-training opportunities. The Hat Trick Concert series is once again made possible with support from The Law Firm of Rhodes McKee with lodging provided by Peaches Bed and Breakfast and audio support from Mark Swanson. More information on the David Mead show, September 28th at 7:30 may be found on our website -


Along the Way
A Mad And Faithful Telling 2008 via Anti
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Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros

Up From Below 2009 via Community Records
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5:30 pm
Outback Concerts - Tommy Emmanuel (click for more info)
Today's WYCE Earth & Sky Sponsor is Outback Concerts, presenting Grammy-nominated fingerstyle guitarist Tommy Emmanuel at the Kalamazoo State Theatre on Saturday, Sept. 26. During his 45-year career, Tommy Emmanuel has shared the stage with notable guitarists such as Eric Clapton, Joe Walsh, Les Paul and Chet Atkins -- who called Emmanuel "one of the greatest players on the planet". Tickets and more information are available at or Tickets are on sale now at the State Theatre box office, Ticketmaster locations, and


Glory Box
Dummy 1994 via Polygram Records
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Baaba Maal

Television 2009 via Palm Pictures
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5:20 pm
Senior Sing Along (click for more info)
Today's First Amendment Quote sponsor is Senior Sing Along, a nonprofit organization that provides music and entertainment for nursing homes throughout West Michigan. This Saturday, Senior Sing Along presents an all-ages music festival, featuring local bands, food and a beer tent provided by Founder's Brewing Company. There will also be a raffle for a new Yamaha piano. All proceeds benefit Senior Sing Along's year-round programs. The 6th Annual Senior Sing Along benefit takes place Saturday, September 19th from 3:00 to 7:00 at Christ Community Church on the corner of Burton Street and Forest Hills Ave. Tickets available at the event, or for more information call 538-8590 or at

Isaac Hayes

It's Too Late
Live at The Sahara Tahoe
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Nina Simone

I Shall Be Released
The Blues 1991 via Polydor
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5:00 pm

Shawn Lee

Full Moon
Clutch of the Tiger 2008 via Ubiquity
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Bottom's Up
Grand Rapids Compilation 4.0 2009 via Grand Rapids Compilation
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4:40 pm
Record Sale (click for more info)
Help improve WYCE and your record collection by shopping WYCE's 2nd Annual Record and CD sale at the Eastown Street Fair this weekend! Over the summer, we've collected hundreds of CDs and hundreds more LPs, and we're putting them all on sale this Saturday for ONE DOLLAR each, with all proceeds supporting your community radio station. These donated records span all eras and styles of music - from big band LPs to 90s Top 40 CDs, and plenty of YCE-style gems as well! WYCE's Record & CD Sale takes place from 9:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. at the Eastown Street Fair, on Wealthy Street between Atlas and Lake Drive, Saturday, September 19th.

Zap Mama

Ancestry In Progress 2004 via V2. / Bmg
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The Final Solution

Never Coming Back Again
Brotherman 2008 via Numero
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4:30 pm
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Simien the Whale

Re-Energized in a Man's Life
1982 2008 via Mackinaw Harvest Music


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Southpaw Players

Think Big
Avant EP 2009 via Independent


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Fela Kuti

No Agreement, Part 2
The Best Best of Fela Kuti 2000 via Mca
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A Fine Frenzy

Electric Twist
Bomb in a Birdcage 2009 via Virgin Records
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4:20 pm
The Guest List (click for more info)

Tune in to WYCE's Sunday Night Lineup for

The Guest List

. Each week, host Michael Cunningham welcomes a member of WYCE's listening community into the studio to share the soundtrack to their life. Get on the List! Email The Guest List is Sunday nights at 10pm, exclusively on listener supported community radio - 88.1 FM WYCE.


Sun Kil Moon

Glenn Tipton
Ghosts of the Great Highway 2003 via Jet Set Records
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The band is named after Korean bantamweight boxer Sung-Kil Moon.[1][2] Sun Kil Moon's debut album, Ghosts of the Great Highway, first released in 2003 by Jetset Records, contains several songs concerned with true-life stories of deceased boxers, such as featherweight champion Salvador Sanchez, flyweight Pancho Villa, and also Duk Koo Kim.

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Works Progress Administration

Who's Gonna Cry for You
WPA 2009 via Red Distribution
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Let It Die 2005 via Interscope Records
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Northern Lights
Upper Air 2009 via DEAD OCEANS
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Patrick Watson

Big Bird in a Small Cage
Wooden Arms 2009 via Secret City Records
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4:00 pm
GROW (click for more info)
Grand Rapids Opportunities for Women [GROW] provides education, connections, and resources that create and strengthen women-owned businesses. GROW's vision is to provide women of West Michigan the education and resources that will allow them to strive towards their dream of achieving self-fulfillment and positive economic change. More information is available at GROW


Oio Gere
Black Rio, Vol. 2- Original Samba Soul 1968-1981 2009 via Strut Records


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Charles Mingus

Better Git It Into Your Soul
Mingus Ah Um 1959 via Columbia
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Lucille Bogan

Drinking Blues
The Best of 2004 via Sony
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Tom Waits

Jersey Girl
Heartattack And Vine 1980 via Elektra / Wea
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3:40 pm
West Michigan Environmental Action Council (click for more info)
Since 1968, the West Michigan Environmental Action Council has served as West Michigan’s leading voice for environmental protection. WMEAC [WEE-me-ack] works to protect and enhance West Michigan’s natural and human environments by translating the concerns of people into positive action. More information is available at 616-451-3051 or info at

Ocote Soul Sounds and Adrian Quesada

Coconut Rock
Coconut Rock 2009 via Eighteenth Street
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Smoke and Mirrors
Dead Ringer
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The Hidden Cameras

He Falls to Me
Origin: Orphan 2009 via Arts & Crafts
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Fruit Bats

Primitive Man
The Ruminant Band 2009 via Sub Pop
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3:20 pm
Promo - British Infusion (click for more info)

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Erykah Badu

Next Lifetime
Live 1997 via Universal
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Joyful Rebellion 2004 via Astralwerks / Emd
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Thievery Corporation

Sound the Alarm
Radio Retaliation 2008 via Eighteenth Street
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3:00 pm
(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.