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

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The Breeders

Le Roi
Last Splash 1993 via Elektra / Wea
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Grizzly Bear

Two Weeks
Veckatimest 2009 via Warp Records
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Spencer Dickinson

The Man Who Lives For Love 2006 via Yep Roc Records
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The Dead Weather

I Cut Like A Buffalo
Horehound 2009 via WEA/Reprise
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2:40 am
Grand Rapids Community Foundation (click for more info)

Grand Rapids Community Foundation leads the community in making positive, sustainable change through grantmaking and leadership initiatives. Their mission is to build and manage our community's permanent endowment and lead the community to strengthen the lives of our people. GRCF works to foster academic achievement, build economic prosperity, achieve healthy ecosystems, encourage healthy people, support social enrichment, and create vibrant neighborhoods. More information may be found at GR Foundation dot org

The Brian Jonestown Massacre

Open Heart Surgery
Bravery, Repetition And Noise 2001 via A. RECORDS
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The Dandy Warhols

Hard On For Jesus
The Dandy Warhols Come Down 1997 via Capitol
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Heartless Bastards

The Mountain
The Mountain 2009 via Fat Possum
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The Black Keys

All You Ever Wanted
Attack & Release 2008 via Nonesuch
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Bonnie 'Prince' Billy

A Minor Place
I See a Darkness 1999 via Palace Records
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2:20 am
Year-End Donations (click for more info)
Now is a great time to join the hundreds of music lovers who have made their donations of support to WYCE in 2009. If you haven't had a chance to join our great group of listener sponsors, there's still time. You can take advantage of the Michigan Tax Credit by making your tax-deductible year-end contribution online at Just click on the "Donate Now" link anytime before midnight on December 31st. Our community of listener-sponsors make WYCE "the greatest little radio station on the planet". You can make it even greater. Please donate now.

Leonard Cohen

So Long, Marianne
Songs Of Leonard Cohen 1968 via Sony
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The Dogs
Parallel Play 2008 via Yep Roc Records
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The Shins

The Past and Pending
Oh, Inverted World 2001 via Sub Pop
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Daisies of the Galaxie
Daisies of the Galaxie
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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

Regina Spektor

Summer in the City
Begin to Hope 2006 via Sire
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Sam Cooke

Rome (Wasn't Built in a Day)
The Man And His Music 1986 via RCA
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Never Forget You
Wild Young Hearts 2009 via Mercury
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Soon We'll Be Found
Some People Have Real Problems 2008 via Hear Music
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My Favourite Book
In Our Bedroom After the War 2007 via Arts & Crafts
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1:40 am
(Generic) Gift of Life (click for more info)
If you are interested in making a commitment to be an organ and tissue donor you can sign up on the Michigan Organ Donor Registry online at or by calling 800-482-4881.

Antipop Consortium

Slow Horn
Antipop Consortium vs. Matthew Shipp 2003 via Thirsty Ear
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Ruckus Roboticus

Never Play with Scratches
Playing With Scratches 2007 via Grease
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Herbie Hancock

Watermelon Man
Takin' Off
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Booker T

She Breaks
Potato Hole 2009 via Anti
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1:20 am
Acoustic Cafe Concert - Carrie Rodriguez, Erin McKeown, Ben Sollee (click for more info)
Wealthy Theatre, WYCE and Acoustic Café announce “An Acoustic Café Evening." This tour combines the dynamic talents of Austin songstress Carrie Rodriguez, Kentucky indie/folk cellist Ben Sollee and lit/pop darling Erin McKeown. This incredible night of music is in the Wege Auditorium of Wealthy Theatre, Wednesday, February 3rd at 7:30 pm. Community Media Center members will receive a discount and, as always, will have bar privilege at the event. Tickets and more details are available on our website - WYCE dot org!

Fela Kuti

Sorrow Tears & Blood
The Best Best of Fela Kuti 2000 via Mca
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Al Green

Tired of Being Alone
Al Green's Greatest Hits 1995 via Capitol
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Samantha Crain

400 Blows
I'm Going to Meet the Devil and I Don't Know What to Wear 2006 via Independent


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The Afghan Whigs

When We Two Parted
Gentlemen 1993 via Elektra / Wea
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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!

Built To Spill

Ancient Melodies Of The Future 2001 via Warner Bros / Wea
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You're No Rock N' Roll Fun
Respond II 2003 via Signature Records


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Patti Smith

Gloria- In Excelsis Deo-Gloria
Horses [30th Anniversary Legacy Edition] 1975 via Arista
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Heavy Metal Drummer
Yankee Hotel Foxtrot 2002 via Nonesuch
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12:40 am
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Iron & Wine

Promise What You Will
The Creek Drank the Cradle 2002 via Sub Pop
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Bruce Springsteen

Atlantic City
Nebraska 1982 via Sony
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Rocky Votolato

Uppers Aren't Necessary
Makers 2006 via Barsuk
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Ike Reilly Assassination

Junkie Faithful 2005 via Sixthman
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Johnny Cash

American IV- The Man Comes Around 2002 via Lost Highway


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Neil Young

The Needle and the Damage Done
Unplugged 1993 via Warner Brothers
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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!

David Bowie

Heathen 2002 via Sony
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Ain't That Pretty at All
Enjoy Every Sandwich- The Songs of Warren Zevon 2004 via Artemis Records


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The Jesus and Mary Chain

April Skies
Darklands 1987 via Phantom
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Help I'm Alive
Fantasies 2009 via 02. Records
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Surfing on a Rocket
Talkie Walkie 2004 via Astralwerks
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12:00 am
Local Resonance (click for more info)

Enjoy WYCE's Local Resonance - Friday mornings at 11 am. Local Resonance explores the music of West Michigan through interviews with area artists, live performances, listings of upcoming musical events, and lots of great local music. Join host Kevin Murphy for Local Resonance Fridays at 11 am - exclusively on 88.1 FM WYCE.