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Playlist from 05/03/2010 @ 9:00am

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Danny Van

Uptempo, get you out of bed and rockin' type stuff. Blues, funk and jazz heavy.

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all tracks listed in reverse chronological order

Garaj Mahal

What My Friends Say
More Mr. Nice Guy 2010 via Owl Studios
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I'm Not Gonna Cry
Daptone Gold 2009 via DAPTONE


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Joe Jackson

Laughter & Lust 1991 via Virgin Records
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Colin Hay

Beautiful World
Going Somewhere 2005 via Compass Records


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11:40 am
Crash's Landing (click for more info)
CRASH's LANDING is a non-profit, no-kill Cat Rescue & Placement Center, owned and operated by a veterinarian. Crash's Landing is dedicated to removing homeless, adult cats from the streets, and placing them into loving, permanent homes. All cats in their care receive the best medical preventative care possible. Find out more about kitties in need of permanent homes online at crashs landing dot org

Jaco Pastorius

Come On, Come Over
The Essential Jaco Pastorius 2007 via Sony Legacy
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Stanton Moore

Launcho, Diablo
Flyin' The Koop 2002 via Blue Thumb
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Touch the Sun 2001 via Earthtone
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Ingrid Lucia & the Flying Neutrinos

Mr. Zoot Suit
The Hotel Child 2000 via Artists Only Records
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11:20 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

Billy Lavender

Let's Party
Memphis Livin 2010 via I55 Productions LLC
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Jimi Hendrix

Killing Floor [Live]
Jimi Plays Monterey 2007 via Experience Hendrix
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Jimi Hendrix

Introduction by Brian Jones [Live]
Jimi Plays Monterey 2007 via Experience Hendrix
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Les Paul and Friends- Tribute to a Legend 2008 via Immergent


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Heart of Gold

Tennessee Junebug
Songs From Little Blue 2000 via Independent


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11:00 am
D.A. Blodgett / St. John's (click for more info)

D.A. Blodgett - St. John's works to enhance the well being of children and their families by providing traditional and innovative programs that will assure the best opportunities to realize their potential as human beings. Services include family counseling, therapy, pregnancy support, adoption, foster care, Big Brothers/Big Sisters, and more. Learn more at D A Blodgett dot org


Paddy Fahy's-Seamus Mor McKenna's [Reels]
Ceol & Cuimhne (Music & Memory) 2010 via Compass Records
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October Project

Bury My Lovely
Be My Hero 1994 via Epic
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Francesca Amari

Murder, He Says
Better Days 2008 via Independent


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Travis Haddix

Lump In My Throat
If I'm One, You're One Too 2010 via Benevolent Blues
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Malcolm Holcombe

Love Abides
Another Wisdom 2003 via Purple Girl Music
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10:40 am
VSA arts of Grand Rapids (click for more info)
A little art can help disable disabilities. Very Special Arts of Grand Rapids gives a hand in supporting children and adults with disabilities. VSA has a mission to work with the disabled through art – using it to break down emotional and psychological barriers that hold back many from building self-confidence and personal satisfaction. You can join in helping disable disabilities by visiting

The Streets

Dry Your Eyes
A Grand Don't Come For Free
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Razia Said

Zebu Nation 2010 via Cumbancha Discovery
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Laura Veirs

When You Give Your Heart
July Flame 2009 via Raven Marching Band Records
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Rounder Records 40th Anniversary Concert 2010 via Rounder / Umgd


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10:30 am
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Tineke Postma

Crazy Stuff
The Traveller 2009 via Etcetera NOW
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10:20 am
WYCE Hat Trick Concert - Malcolm Holcombe (click for more info)
WYCE's Spring Hat Trick Concert Series - presented by The Law Firm of Rhodes McKee - welcomes Malcolm Holcombe in a FREE show at One Trick Pony Grill and Taproom, Monday, May 3rd at 7:30pm. Rolling Stone says "Somewhere beyond folk, Holcombe's music is a kind of blues in motion, mapping backwoods corners of the heart." This show benefits Mackenzie's Animal Sanctuary, a no-kill shelter providing veterinary care, housing, love, tenderness and compassion. The show is FREE with a suggested minimum donation of $10 to the night's charity. The Hat Trick 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. More information - WYCE dot org

Ramsey Lewis

Electric Collection 1991 via Sony
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Lights at Sea

The War Came Home
Lights At Sea 2008 via Independent


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The Album Leaf

Stand Still
A Chorus of Storytellers 2010 via Sub Pop
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Ben Folds Five

Whatever and Ever Amen 1997 via Sony
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10:00 am
The Arc Kent County (click for more info)

The Arc Kent County advocates for the rights and full participation of all people with developmental disabilities. Together with members, The Arc Kent County works to improve systems of support and services; connect families; inspire communities and influence public policy. They are committed to building inclusive communities through advocacy, support and information. More information at Arc Kent dot org

Martin Sexton

13 Step
In The Journey 1990 via Kitchen Table Records
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Angelique Kidjo

Out of Africa
Oyo 2010 via Razor & Tie
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Zora Young

Bad Track Record
Sunnyland 2009 via Airway
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Chain Of Lakes

You'll Remember Autumn
Chain Of Lakes 2010 via Independent


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Elvis Costello

God's Comic
Spike 1989 via Warner Bros / Wea
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9:40 am
Carol's Ferals (click for more info)

Carol's Ferals is here to help YOU help cats in YOUR neighborhood. Carol's Ferals loans live traps, teaches you how to use them and offers suggestions on how to trap the hardest to catch cats. The practice of T-N-R (Trap-Neuter-Return) is the most humane way to deal with free-roaming cats both feral and stray. Carol's Ferals offers spay and neuter surgeries for trapped ferals at a significantly reduced rate, and funding is in place to help cats in certain areas. More information is available at or email

Crooked Still

Some Strange Country 2010 via Signature Sounds Recording Company
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Nobody's Darlin'

Greener Pastures
This World Is Not My Home 2007 via Independent


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Grant Green
Blue N' Soul 1992
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Blackmore's Night

Just Call My Name
The Village Lanterne 2006 via SPV
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9:20 am
Crooked Still - Wealthy Theatre (click for more info)
WYCE's Traditions! and the Michigan Heritage Music Association welcome Crooked Still to Grand Rapids in a Wealthy Theatre performance, Wednesday, May 5. Crooked Still's intoxicating sound is the product of five distinct talents exploring new ideas in traditional American roots, folk and bluegrass music. The show celebrates the release of their brand new album Some Strange Country. Special Guests Nobody's Darlin' opens the show. Doors at 7pm. Tickets and information - wealthy theatre dot org

Jonny Lang

Second Guessing
Wander This World 1998 via A&M
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Pieta Brown

Wishes Falling Through The Rain
One and All 2010 via Red House Records
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Cold Cry
Misplaced 2006 via Jmg / Jewish Music
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Slip, Stitch And Pass 1997 via Elektra / Wea
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9:00 am
Arbor Circle (click for more info)

Arbor Circle believes in the positive power of healthy individuals and families to build a solid foundation for the future. They work to transform the lives of children, adults and families facing mental health, substance use and family issues, through a range of counseling and supportive services, many free of charge. Learn more at arbor circle dot org