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Playlist from 11/27/2009 @ 12:00am

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What Goes On
This Bird Has Flown- A 40th Anniversary Tribute to the Beatles' Rubber Soul 2005 via Razor & Tie


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The Hidden Cameras

Do I Belong?
Origin: Orphan 2009 via Arts & Crafts
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The Killing Moon
Brighten the Corners: Nicene Creedence Edition 2008 via Matador
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Paper Tiger
Kill the Moonlight 2002 via Merge Records
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2:40 am
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Digital Primitives

Hum Crackle & Pop 2009 via Hopscotch Records
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Azar Lawrence

Prayer for my Ancestors 2009 via Furthermore Recordings
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Joey Defrancesco

Eighty One
Snap Shot 2009 via Highnote
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2:20 am
A Winter's Tune: New and Traditional Songs for the Holiday Season (click for more info)
A Winter's Tune brings new and traditional songs for the holiday season back to Wealthy Theatre, Sunday, December 6th at 2pm. This West Michigan tradition features area singer-songwriters sharing one Holiday classic and one brand new original song. This year's show features performances by more than 10 area musicians including Jen Sygit, Chance Jones, Rick Beerhorst, Juliet Bennett-Rylah, Nicholas James and, for the first time, the winner of the 'Winter's Tune Songwriting Contest'. A Winter's Tune - Sunday, December 6th at Wealthy Theatre. In addition to the concert, there will also be a silent auction featuring original art works, gift packages and guitars signed by artists from the Rothbury Music Festival. Tickets start at just $10, and 100 percent of the proceeds benefit WYCE.

Devendra Banhart

16th & Valencia Roxy Music
What Will We Be 2009 via Warner Bros.
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The Cave Singers

Beach House
Welcome Joy 2009 via Matador Records
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The Rural Alberta Advantage

The Ballad of the RAA
Hometowns 2009 via Saddle Creek
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Inara George

Can't Say No
Accidental Experimental 2009 via Everloving
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Lazy Genius

Let It Spill
Strange Plains Dark Grooves 2009 via Independent


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Hey Almighty
Ten Dollars an Hour 2009 via Independent
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2:00 am
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

The XX

xx 2009 via Xl Recordings
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Never Forget You
Wild Young Hearts 2009 via Mercury
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Tegan and Sara

The Cure
Sainthood 2009 via Sire / Wea
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Album 2009 via True Panther Sounds
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The Hard Lessons

The Arms Forest
Arms Forest 2009 via QK!
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1:40 am
Grand River Folk Arts Society (click for more info)

David Maxwell & Louisiana Red

New Jersey Women
You Got To Move 2009 via Bluemax
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Tinsley Ellis

Speak No Evil
Speak No Evil 2009 via Alligator Records
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Tom Waits

Lucinda-Ain't Goin Down
Glitter and Doom Live Disc 1 2009 via Anti
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Chance Jones

The One That Got Away
The Incident at Primrose and West 2009 via Friction Records


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1:20 am
Winter's Tune Songwriting Contest (click for more info)
'A Winter's Tune' brings new and traditional holiday songs to Wealthy Theatre in a benefit concert for 88.1 FM WYCE. For the first time, A Winter's Tune includes a songwriting contest on which you can vote! This week - through Sunday, November 29th - visit A Winters Tune dot com to hear the songs and cast your ballot. Congratulations to songwriting finalists: Nathan James, John Latini, Nicole Lesinski, Susan O'Rourke, Jeff Oxford, Kyle Rasche AND Jamie-Sue Seal. The winner of the songwriting contest gets a seat at the Winter's Tune event, which takes place Sunday, December 6th at 2pm at the Community Media Center's Wealthy Theatre.


Bo Be Easy
Exotic On The Speaker 2009 via JDUB RECORDS
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Mulatu Astatke

New York, Addis, London- The Story of Ethio Jazz 1965-1975 2009 via Strut Records
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Poncho Sanchez

Grand Central
Psychedelic Blues 2009 via Concord Records
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Lord Newborn & the Magic Skulls

That's Right (It's Time to Get Down)
Escape From Prism 2009 via Ubiquity
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Thao & the Get Down Stay Down

Cool Yourself
know better learn faster 2009 via Kill Rock Stars
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1:00 am
Toast and Jams (click for more info)
From 7 to 9 weekday mornings, Toast and Jams fortifies your day with WYCE’s eclectic commercial-free music! At 8:20 we bring you The First Amendment Quote of the Day – a salute to free expression from notable figures past and present. At 8:30 it’s Earth and Sky: A Clear Voice for Science. Plus in-studio interviews with local non-profit organizations, artist birthday celebrations and This Day in Music. Toast and Jams! weekday mornings on listener sponsored 88.1 FM WYCE!

Os Mutantes

Le Premier Bonheur Du Jour
Live At The Barbican Theatre 2006 2007 via Luaka Bop
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Bebel Gilberto

River Song
Bebel Gilberto 2004 via Six Degrees
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The Mountain Goats

Philippians 3:20-21
the Life of the World to Come 2009 via 4ad Records
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Le Vent Du Nord

La Part du Feu 2009 via Borealis Records
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Portland Cello Project

Mouth For War
The Thao & Justin Power Sessions 2009 via Kill Rock Stars
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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.

Mason Jennings

City Of Ghosts
Blood Of Man 2009 via Brushfire Records
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Izzy & Chris

Shame, Shame, Shame
Preachin' the Blues Vol. 1 2009 via 80/20
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Hope Sandoval & The Warm Inventions

Through The Devil Softly 2009 via Nettwerk Records
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Total Lee! The Songs of Lee Hazlewood 2002 via Astralwerks


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Ned Rouse

My Movie 2009 via Banjo Boy Records


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12:20 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!

The Clientele

Bonfires on the Heath
Bonfires on the Heath 2009 via Merge Records
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One Eskimo

One eskimO 2009 via Artist First
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The Swell Season

Paper Cup
Strict Joy 2009 via Anti
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Death Cab for Cutie

Title Track
We Have the Facts and We're Voting Yes 2000 via Barsuk
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Built To Spill

Aisle 13
There is No Enemy 2009 via WEA/Reprise
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12:00 am
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