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Playlist from 09/18/2009 @ 12:00am

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The Vowels pt. 2
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Madcat & Kane

Step it up and go
Live At The Creole Gallery 2009 via Independent


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Dr. John

Loop Garoo
Mos' Scocious- Anthology 1993 via Rhino Records
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Baaba Maal

Television 2009 via Palm Pictures
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2:40 am
Community Story Tree (click for more info)
The Community Media Center is proud to present the Community Story Tree Project. This video project is a collection of 25 joyful, heart-breaking, touching, funny, and wise stories told by ordinary folk who live throughout Grand Rapids. The free event is open to anyone interested in learning about the unique individuals living around us and how their experience has been woven into the fabric of our city. You can also learn how to become a story-teller or story-collector and become a part of the continuation of this project. Stories help define who we are and how we connect as a community. Watch and listen as we share the moments they have treasured and the lessons they have learned. The Community Story Tree Project, debuting at Wealthy Theatre on Wednesday, September 30th at 7pm. For more information, email

Plants and Animals

Bye Bye Bye
Parc Avenue 2008 via SECRET CITY RECORDS
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the Beach Boys

I Know There's An Answer
Pet Sounds
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Beacons Of Ancestorship 2009 via Thrill Jockey
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Loop Guru

Epic Song
Amrita 1996 via World Domination
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Turn On The Bright Lights
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{Jolly Roger Flag}
Deer Bird Bear Ship 2009 via Friction Records


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2:20 am
Jake's Music Festival (click for more info)
Jake’s Music Festival returns to Wealthy Theatre, celebrating five years of great music for a great cause. Local bands Chance Jones, Spencer Mulder, Igby Iris and the Backstrokes will get together for a concert to benefit the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. Other performers include the Grand Rapids School of Rock, Five Leaf Clover, Karisa Wilson and Todd Herring. The show takes place September 19th at the Wealthy Theatre located at 1130 Wealthy SE. More information can be found at or by emailing

gato barbieri

Obsession pt. 2
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The Beta Band

Dr Baker
The Best of the Beta Band 2005 via Astralwerks
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The Love Feeling
Sun People 2009 via Eighteenth Street
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2:00 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.

The Breeders

Bang On
Mountain Battles 2008 via 4ad Records
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The Magnetic Fields

If There's Such a Thing as Love
i 2004 via Nonesuch
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Sondre Lerche

On the Tower
Two Way Monologue 2004 via Astralwerks
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Cold Runway
Tarpits and Canyonlands 2009 via Ramseur Records
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The Mountain Goats

Letter From Belgium
We Shall All Be Healed 2004 via 4ad / Ada
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1:40 am
West Michigan Bluegrass Music Association (click for more info)
The West Michigan Bluegrass Music Association is a non-profit organization established in 1995 for the promotion and preservation of traditional acoustic bluegrass music. Their purpose and activities include soliciting memberships, sponsoring festivals and concerts, and publishing an informational newsletter. More information is available at


Help I'm Alive
Fantasies 2009 via 02. Records
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Casiotone for tyhe Painfully Alone

Bobby Malone Moves Home
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Van Occupanther
The Trials Of Van Occupanther 2006 via Bella Union
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Neil Young

After The Gold Rush
Decade 1976 via Reprise / Wea
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1:20 am
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.


Set 'Em Wild, Set 'Em Free
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Blowin' Up
Grand Rapids Compilation 4.0 2009 via Grand Rapids Compilation
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The Hard Lessons

The Arms Forest
Arms Forest 2009 via QK!
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Cocteau Twins

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Ruckus Roboticus

How to Handle Grown Ups
Playing With Scratches 2007 via Grease
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1:00 am
Promo - British Infusion (click for more info)

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Jon Alberts-Jeff Johnson-Tad Britton

Green Dolphin Street
Apothecary 2009 via Origin Records
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The Godfathers Of Groove

The Funkster
3 2009 via 18th & Vine
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the Dead Boys

Sonic Reducer
Young, Loud and Snotty
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Chance Jones

kitty hijinks
The Angel's Share 2008 via Independent
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12:40 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.


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


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Bomba Estereo

Musica Accion
Blow Up 2009 via Nacional Records
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Jeff Mangum

I Love How You Love Me
Live At Jittery Joes
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Melting Wall (Holy Picture)
III 2006 via Domino
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The Pines

Pray Tell
Tremolo 2009 via Red House
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12:20 am
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.

the Beatles

I Got A Feeling
Get Back To Toronto
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blip on the radar
The Grand Rapids Compilation Vol. 3 2007 via Grand Rapids Compilation Records


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Godspeed You! Black Emperor

Slow Riot for New Zero Kanada
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12:00 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!