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Playlist from 01/22/2010 @ 12:00am

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Miike Snow

Black & Blue
Miike Snow 2009 via Downtown
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Talking Heads

This Must Be the Place (Naive Melody)
Popular Favorites 1976-1992-Sand In the Vaseline 1992 via Sire / London/Rhino
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LCD Soundsystem

Someone Great
Sound Of Silver 2007 via Capitol
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The Beta Band

Inner Meet Me
The Best of the Beta Band 2005 via Astralwerks
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2:40 am
John Ball Zoological Society (click for more info)
John Ball Zoological Society works to advance public education about the need for wildlife conservation and preservation. The Society operates a membership program; provides Zoo food services and Gift Shop; coordinates publicity and promotions; and conducts fund-raising operations. Society members receive FREE admission to the John Ball Zoo; FREE or reduced admission to over 140 other zoos and aquariums; and much more. More information is available at john ball zoo society dot org or email

Ben Kweller

Ballad of Wendy Baker
Changing Horses 2008 via Ato Records / Red
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Sondre Lerche

Two Way Monologue
Two Way Monologue 2004 via Astralwerks
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Nick Drake

Pink Moon
Pink Moon 1972 via Universal Int'l
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Ribbons of Song

Summer Storm
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!

the Bongos

Telephoto Lens
Start Swimming
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The Flaming Lips

See the Leaves
Embryonic 2009 via WEA/Reprise
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High Class Slim Came Floatin' In
Beacons Of Ancestorship 2009 via Thrill Jockey
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Mostly Skulls
After the Air Raid 2009 via CUNEIFORM
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2:00 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

Antipop Consortium

A Knot in Your Bop
Antipop Consortium vs. Matthew Shipp 2003 via Thirsty Ear
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Jason Lindner

Subterranean Train-Travelin'
Now vs. Now 2009 via Anzic
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Mulatu Astatke

Yekermo Sew
New York, Addis, London- The Story of Ethio Jazz 1965-1975 2009 via Strut Records
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Dr. Lonnie Smith

Come Together
Rise Up! 2009 via Palmetto Records
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1:40 am
ArtServe (click for more info)

As the leading advocate for arts and cultural communities statewide since 1997, ArtServe Michigan seeks to equip and engage a growing grassroots network of advocates for arts and cultural education. By reinforcing the ability of artists and arts organizations to remain alive and well, ArtServe widens arts access, supports economic development and stimulates investments in artistic talent as an important natural resource. Get involved at art serve michigan dot org

Lazy Genius

Let It Spill
Strange Plains Dark Grooves 2009 via Independent


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The Dead Weather

I Cut Like A Buffalo
Horehound 2009 via WEA/Reprise
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Stardeath and White Dwarfs

The Sea Is On Fire
The Birth 2009 via WEA/Reprise
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Who Makes Your Money
Transference 2010 via Merge Records
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The Shins

Caring Is Creepy
Oh, Inverted World 2001 via Sub Pop
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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 -


Damaged 2006 via Merge Records
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Jake Stilson

Don't Make Me
The Same Moon Shines On Both Of Us 2005 via Independent


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Samuel James

Cryin' Blind
For Rosa, Maeve and Noreen 2009 via Northern Blues
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B.B. King & Eric Clapton

Worried Life Blues
Riding With The King 2000 via Reprise / Wea
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Tom Waits

Small Change 1976 via Elektra
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Howlin' Wolf

My Baby Told Me [Alternate Take]
Ain't Gonna Be Your Dog 1994 via na
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1:00 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.


Sometimes the Songs
Blang! 1998 via Fortified Records
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Langhorne Slim

In the Midnight
When The Sun's Gone Down 2005 via Narnack Records
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Chance Jones

Goin' To See Michelle
The Incident at Primrose and West 2009 via Friction Records


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Sunburnt Love
Ten Dollars an Hour 2009 via Independent
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Morning Light
Album 2009 via True Panther Sounds
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The XX

xx 2009 via Xl Recordings
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TV on the Radio

Dear Science 2008 via DGC/Interscope
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12:40 am
Children's Assessment Center (click for more info)

Children's Assessment Center was founded in 1991 as an assessment, care and support service to child victims of suspected sexual assault. Children's Assessment Center provides crisis counseling, medical, forensic interview, legal investigation and child protective services, as well as education and prevention programs. Services are available on site, and every family has access to any of the services they need, free of charge, every time. C A C dash Kent dot org

Gotan Project

Lunatico 2006 via Xl / Beggars Us Ada
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Vampire Weekend

Contra 2010 via XL Recordings
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Joe Strummer & the Mescaleros

Johnny Appleseed
Global a Go-Go 2001 via Epitaph / Ada
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12:20 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

the Clash

Police and Thieves
the Essential Clash
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Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds

Abattoir Blues
Abattoir Blues - The Lyre of Orpheus 2004 via Anti
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Serge Gainsbourg

Le Claqueur de Doigts
Love And The Beat, Vol. 2 2005 via Sunny Side
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Leonard Cohen

So Long, Marianne
Songs Of Leonard Cohen 1968 via Sony
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the Silver Jews

Random Rules
American Water
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12:00 am
People's Choice Voting for Jammies XII! (click for more info)

To celebrate the 12th Annual WYCE Jammie Awards, we're putting the vote in your hands!

Go to right now to cast your ballot for the Best Local Album and Best New Local Artist of 2010.

Voting continues through January 23rd!

The People's Choice awards will be handed out at Jammies Twelve, Tuesday February 15th at The Intersection Lounge.