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Playlist from 04/02/2010 @ 12:00am

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all tracks listed in reverse chronological order


Farewell Transmission
Magnolia Electric Co.
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Everybody Come Outside
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Stolen From A Rifle Clean Brothel
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the Silver Jews

Random Rules
American Water
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2:40 am
Grand River Folk Arts Society (click for more info)

Annie Palmer

Won't You Let Me
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Nick Drake

From The Morning
Pink Moon 1972 via Universal Int'l
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the Velvet Underground

Head Held High
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Marquee Moon (alternate take)
Marquee Moon
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2:20 am
Deadstring Brothers (click for more info)
The WYCE Spring Hat Trick Concert Series - presented by The Law Firm of Rhodes McKee - welcomes The Deadstring Brothers in a FREE show at One Trick Pony Grill and Taproom, Monday, April 5th. “The band has ragged blues-meets-country-rock groove down cold, with plenty of slashing guitar work and a rhythm section that could pulverize concrete. This show benefits Carol's Ferals, offering trap-neuter-return services for feral cats at a significantly reduced rate The Hat Trick Concert series is once again made possible with support from The Law Firm of Rhodes McKee with lodging provided by Peaches Bed and Breakfast and audio support from Mark Swanson. Hat Trick shows are FREE with a recommended minimum donation of $10. More information is available on our website -!

Jeffrey and Jack Lewis

Art Land
City and Eastern Songs
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Echo and the Bunny Men

Do It Clean
Songs To Learn and Sing
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Mercury Radio Theater

Every Pansy Has It's Thorn
The Death and Life of the Undead Boy
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Neutral Milk Hotel

In The Aeroplane Over The Sea
In The Aeroplane Over The Sea
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Sam Cooke

Bring It On Home to Me
The Man And His Music 1986 via RCA
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2:00 am
Circle Theatre (click for more info)

Circle Theatre aims to enrich, entertain and educate our community through exceptional theatrical arts in an intimate setting. Circle serves the diverse segments of our community with multi-faceted programming through Magic Circle, Circle Presents, Main Stage and other performances. Performance schedule and information at circle theatre dot org

John Lee Hooker

Shake It Baby
The Very Best Of John Lee Hooker 1995 via Rhino Records
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Big Mama Thornton

Little Red Rooster
Ball N' Chain 1993 via Arhoolie Records
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Abner Jay

Cocaine Blues
Swaunee River & Cocaine Blues
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1:40 am
Gerontology Network (click for more info)

For more than 30 years,

Gerontology Network

has worked to enhance the quality of life and promote the independence of older adults, their families and care providers. Gerontology Network offers clients a variety of social and physical care programs, outreach, counseling, personal care, and case management. Gerontology Network dot org

Charles Mingus

The Shoes Of The Fisherman's Wife Are Some Jiveas Slippers
Let My Children Hear Music
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Miles Davis

The Pan Piper
Sketches Of Spain 1960 via Sony Legacy
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Houston Person

The Art and Soul Of Houston Person 2008 via Highnote
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Afro-Cuban All Stars

Maria Caracoles
A Toda Cuba Le Gusta 1997 via Nonesuch
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1:20 am
Pepsi Stadium Club - Cheryl Wheeler (click for more info)
WYCE and Pepsi Stadium Club at Fifth / Third Ballpark welcome contemporary folk singer and songwriter Cheryl Wheeler. Wheeler has crafted a dozen albums throughout her 25 year recording career. She's toured with Jonathan Edwards and Christine Lavin and boasts a live show that highlights her humorous perspective on modern life. Opening the show is Nicholas James Thomasma. Cheryl Wheeler at Fifth / Third Ballpark - Saturday, April 10th at 7:30 pm. Tickets at whitecaps baseball dot com. The full line-up for the Pepsi Stadium Club Concert Series is available at WYCE dot org

Sonny Rollins

Don't Stop The Carnival
Don't Stop The Carnival
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Mulatu Astatke

Ebo Lala
New York, Addis, London- The Story of Ethio Jazz 1965-1975 2009 via Strut Records
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Bokoor Beats- Vintage Afro-Beat, Afro-Rock & Electric Highlife From Ghana 2010 via Otrabanda


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1:00 am
WYCE Legacy (click for more info)

88.1 FM WYCE presents


, every Sunday night at 6pm, as part of WYCE's Sunday night lineup. Each week, join host

Bruce Parrott

for an eclectic mix of classics that influenced today's artists. Hear from one hit wonders, albums that inspired and music that gave birth to entire genres. PLUS - every episode enjoy 'Local Legacy' tracks from Grand Rapids musicians of the past. WYCE's Legacy is Sundays at 6pm - only here on 88.1 FM WYCE.

Sierra Leone's Refugee Allstars

Goat Smoke Pipe
Rise & Shine 2010 via Cumbancha
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Panama! 3 - Calypso Panameno, Guajira Jazz, and Cumbia Tipica on the Isthmus 1960-1975 2009 via Soundway


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Augustus Pablo

Havendale Rock
The Rockers Story Sampler 2008 via Shanachie
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Devendra Banhart

What Will We Be 2009 via Warner Bros.
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Hit The Ground
Knock Knock
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12:40 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

Modest Mouse

Building Nothing Out Of Something
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Yeah Yeah Yeahs

Y Control
Fever To Tell
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Antics 2004 via Matador Records
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A Makeover
Winged Life
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12:20 am
Catalyst Radio (click for more info)

88.1 FM WYCE and the Grand Rapids Community Media Center present Catalyst Radio, a 30-minute weekly public affairs radio program of Community Media Center, focusing on local efforts. CMC's Catalyst Radio brings you interviews with organizations and people working on social change, community support, and media issues.Catalyst Radio airs Fridays at noon - exclusively on Grand Rapids' Community Radio Station, 88.1 FM WYCE.

Broken Bells

Your Head Is On Fire
Broken Bells [LP] 2010 via Sony
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Ghost Mouth
Album 2009 via True Panther Sounds
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Angels of Light

Untitled Love Song
How I Loved You
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Tom Waits

King Kong
Orphans (Brawlers, Bawlers & Bastards) 2006 via Anti
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Vic Chesnutt

Little Caesar
Ghetto Bells 2005 via New West Records
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12:00 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!