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

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Dr. Lonnie Smith

Boogaloo to Beck- A Tribute 2003 via Scufflin Records
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James Brown

Funky President (People It's Ba
The 50th Anniversary Collection 2003 via Utv Records
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Chance Jones

Nobody's Baby
The Incident at Primrose and West 2009 via Friction Records


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Yo La Tengo

Fakebook 1990 via Bar None Records
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The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion

Extra Width 1993 via Matador Records
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2:40 am
UICA [generic] (click for more info)

For more than 30 years, The Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts has offered the community innovative experiences in the latest art forms. Today, they present programs in visual arts, film, dance, literature, performance arts and music. They provide artists with studio space, sales support and educational opportunities - all under one roof. To learn about the UICA and its new location at 2 Fulton Street West - visit UICA dot ORG


Help I'm Alive
Fantasies 2009 via 02. Records
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La Famiglia

Wave Your Hands
The Getaway 2007 via Independent


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Fire in Freetown
Sampler 2009 / Troubador 2009 via A&M
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Victor Orlando

N Da house 2009
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2:20 am
Bubble Bash (click for more info)
WYCE and the Gilmore Collection are pleased to present the 10th annual WYCE Bubble Bash - a holiday celebration featuring sparkling wines and champagnes from around the world. Our friends at The BOB host this great party as a fundraiser for WYCE, Thursday, December 17th at 6pm. A donation of $25 lets you sample 12 varieties of sparkling wines and champagnes plus a fabulous spread of pizzas, fruits, chocolates and hors d'oeuvres to accompany the bubbly. The event also features a raffle with prizes that include wine and other cool stuff. So bring your friends, family or business clients out for some pre-Christmas cheer, while supporting community radio! The Bubble Bash - Thursday, December 17th at 6pm. Made possible with support from Shannan Denison, Financial Advisor with Ameriprise Financial Services Incorporated, member FINRA and S-I-P-C.

Bill Frisell

Lost, Night
Disfarmer 2009 via Nonesuch
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Madeleine Peyroux

J'Ai Deux Amours
Careless Love 2004 via Rounder / Pgd
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Serge Gainsbourg

La Javanaise
Love And The Beat, Vol. 1 2005 via Sunny Side
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Charles Mingus

Better Git It In Your Soul
Mingus Ah Um [50th Anniversary Legacy Edition] 1959 via Columbia Legacy
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Tom Waits

Goin' Out West
Glitter and Doom Live Disc 1 2009 via Anti
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2:00 am
West Michigan Co-op (click for more info)

The West Michigan Cooperative is the region's first online farmers market. The Co-op serves as a way for local farmers and consumers to stay connected all year long. Co-op members make online purchases from co-op producers then pick up and pay for orders at the monthly pick-up day. Learn more at west michigan coop dot com.

The Decemberists

The Legionnaire's Lament
Castaways and Cutouts 2003 via Kill Rock Stars
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Leonard Cohen

Diamonds In The Mine
Songs Of Love And Hate 1971 via Sony Legacy
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Portland Cello Project

The Thao & Justin Power Sessions 2009 via Kill Rock Stars
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Strange Enough
The Spirit of Apollo 2009 via Anti
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1:40 am
Youth Sports Alliance - GR (click for more info)
Youth Sports Alliance GR

provides positive after-school sports and recreation programs for inner city youth ages 6 to 14. The Alliance motivates with a child's love for organized sports, teaches them how to excel in academics and how to achieve their highest level of self fulfillment and personal development, in physical, social, moral and spiritual aspects of life. More information: Y S A G R dot org

Mason Proper

Out Dragging the River
Olly Oxen Free 2008 via Dovecote


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Miike Snow

Miike Snow 2009 via Downtown
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St. Vincent

Actor 2009 via 4ad Records
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Kid A 2000 via Capitol
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The Smiths

This Charming Man
Singles 1995 via Warner Brothers
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1:20 am
Bela Fleck (click for more info)
Kalamazoo State Theatre welcomes Bela Fleck and the Flecktones back to west Michigan in a holiday concert, Friday, December 11. Bela Fleck is often considered the premier banjo player in the world. A New York City native, Bela has garnered multiple Grammy Awards with music that has ranged from bluegrass to jazz, classical and ancient global sounds. Bela Fleck and the Flecktones at Kalamazoo State Theatre - Friday, December 11 - 8pm. Tickets at kazoo state dot com


Exotic On The Speaker 2009 via JDUB RECORDS
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Sila and the Afrofunk Experience

You Love You
Black President 2009 via Visila Records
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Augustus Pablo

Black Gunn
King Tubbys Meets Rockers Uptown Deluxe Edition 2004 via Shanachie
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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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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!


Jesus Don't Want Me For A Sunbeam
With the Lights Out
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the Meat Puppets

El Paso City
Raw Meat
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Beat Happening

Indian Summer
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Kim Deal and Robert Pollard

Love Hurts
Love and a .45
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Nada Surf

Lucky 2007 via Barsuk Records
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12:40 am
Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services (click for more info)
Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services

provides communication, human services and education to the deaf, hard-of-hearing and hearing communities - with the goal of inclusiveness - in Western Michigan. Services include mental health coordination, job placement, interpreter referral and hearing assistance outreach. More information - Deaf H H S dot org


Band of Horses

No One's Gonna Love You
Cease to Begin 2007 via Sub Pop
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Daniel Johnston

High Horse
Is And Always Was 2009 via High Wire Music
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The Velvet Underground

Venus in Furs
Live MCMXCIII 1993 via Sire / London/Rhino
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Unseen Waste
III 2006 via Domino
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Bible Camp
Ten Dollars an Hour 2009 via Independent
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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.

David Murray and the Gwo Ka Masters

Murray, David & Gwo-ka Masters, The Ft. Taj Mahal The Devil Tried To Kill Me Mainstream Jazz 2009 via Justin Time
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Miriam Speyer

I Don't Know Why
Miriam Speyer & New Blend 2009 via Last Stop Records


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Built To Spill

The Weather
Ancient Melodies Of The Future 2001 via Warner Bros / Wea
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Lazy Genius

Let It Spill
Strange Plains Dark Grooves 2009 via Independent


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12:00 am
In-studio performances (click for more info)

Did you know that if you missed a live in-studio performance and interview from one of the many artists that visit WYCE, you can listen to it on our web page? Visit for "In Case You Missed It" -- an archive of past in-studio performances. You can find these great performances by typing the word "missed" in the search box at the top of the page. And don't forget you can find all of our concert announcements, public service announcements and sponsor messages -- plus a complete list of every song we play, by clicking on the "Playlists" link. And all the while, you can listen to WYCE 24/7 from anywhere in the world. That's wyce dot org.