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Playlist from 01/15/2010 @ 12:00am

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Digital Primitives

Hum Crackle & Pop 2009 via Hopscotch Records
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Miles Davis

John McLaughlin
Bitches Brew 1969 via Columbia
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Tony Allen

Against The Wall
Inspiration Information, Vol. 4 2009 via STRUT RECORDS
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2:40 am
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

Poncho Sanchez

Psychedelic Blues 2009 via Concord Records
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Rey Fresco

Ninja Kush
The People 2009 via Eight O Five
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Devendra Banhart

What Will We Be 2009 via Warner Bros.
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Great Lakes Myth Society

Nightfall at Electric Park
Compass Rose Bouquet 2007 via Quack Media


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Ribbons of Song

I Can Hear It In My Sleep
Blisters EP 2010 via Independent


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2:20 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!

Broken Social Scene

Anthems for a Seventeen Year Old Girl
You Forgot It In People
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Gold Guns Girls
Fantasies 2009 via 02. Records
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Massive Cure
She Like Electric
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Tegan and Sara

The Ocean
Sainthood 2009 via Sire / Wea
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Wild Beasts

All The King's Men
Two Dancers 2009 via Domino
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St. Vincent

Save Me from What I Want
Actor 2009 via 4ad Records
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2:00 am
Center for Inquiry - Michigan (click for more info)

Center for Inquiry Michigan seeks to foster a secular society based on science, reason, humanist values, and freedom of inquiry. CFI promotes the use of critical thinking skills and fact-based research. They host educational and social events for adults and children as well as develop communities where like-minded individuals can meet and share experiences. Translating humanist values into action for the common good of humanity, members also give back to their community through service projects. Learn more at C F I Michigan dot org or on Facebook: facebook dot com slash C F I M I


Chrome Rats Vs. Basement Rutz
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The Flaming Lips

Convinced of the Hex
Embryonic 2009 via WEA/Reprise
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Thin Lizzy

Don't Believe A Word
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DGC Rarities Vol. 1
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A Makeover
Winged Life
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1:40 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

Smashing Pumpkins

Bullet With Butterfly Wings Single
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Everybody Come Outside
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Built To Spill

Goin' Against Your Mind
You In Reverse 2006 via Warner Bros / Wea
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1:20 am
Gov't Mule (click for more info)
WYCE and The Orbit Room welcome Government Mule in concert, Saturday, January 30th. Born from the resurgent Allman Brothers, Warren Haynes and Gov't Mule are one of America's finest roots rock and blues outfits. They're coming to Grand Rapids in support of their new album By a Thread. Larry McCray opens the show. Tickets are available through Ticketmaster. More information is available on our website -

Mulatu Astatke

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

Tired of Being Alone
Al Green's Greatest Hits 1995 via Capitol
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It Could Be Sweet
Dummy 1994 via Polygram Records
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Pit Stop (take me home)
Music To Make Love To Your Old Lady By
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1:00 am
DAAC TRAAX (click for more info)
Introducing "Dack Tracks", a new radio collaboration between WYCE and the Division Avenue Arts Collective. Join Kyle and George Weeter at midnight every other Friday to get the scoop on all the upcoming live music at 'THE DACK'. The DAAC is an all-volunteer art space and music venue in Grand Rapids' downtown Avenue for the Arts. If you miss a broadcast, you can also find the DAAC TRAXX podcast at: the DAAC dot org

Calexico-Iron & Wine

He Lays In The Reins
In the Reins 2005 via Overcoat Recordings
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Frontier Ruckus

Adirondack Amish Holler
I Am The Water You Are Pumping 2007 via Independent


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Jes Kramer

They'll Never Catch Me
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12:40 am
the DAAC (click for more info)

The DAAC - the Division Avenue Arts Collective - is not only a venue for bands. It is a place for poetry, film, art shows, community and more. All it's missing is you. Learn more about booking YOUR event - and find the DAAC Event calendar - at the DAAC dot org

Lazy Genius

Making It Right
Strange Plains Dark Grooves 2009 via Independent


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Dinosaur Jr.

Yeah Right
Without A Sound
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The Cash Box Kings

I'm Waitin' For My Man
Cuttin' Heads 2009 via Blue Midnight Records
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Abner Jay

Cocaine Blues
Swaunee River & Cocaine Blues
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12:20 am
Friday Frost Advisory (click for more info)
The students and teachers of C.A. Frost Environmental Science Academy, of Grand Rapids Public Schools, team up to present an exciting weekly feature here at WYCE. The Frost Advisory is a student-produced environmental science lesson - celebrating Michigan's natural beauty and seasonal changes. Hear THE FROST ADVISORY every Friday at 8:30 am and 5:30 pm - exclusively on your community radio station 88.1 FM WYCE.

Grandpa Elliott

This Little Light of Mine (Medley)
Sugar Sweet 2009 via Playing for Change Records
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Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds

Black Betty
Kicking Against the Pricks
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Angel In The Snow
Up In The Air- Music from the Motion Picture 2009 via Rhino


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Among His Tribe
Quebec 2003 via Sanctuary Records
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The Decemberists

Song for Myla Goldberg
Her Majesty The Decemberists 2003 via Kill Rock Stars
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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.