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Playlist from 06/25/2010 @ 12:00am

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all tracks listed in reverse chronological order


Burned By the Sun
The Coast Is Never Clear 2001 via Velocette
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Yo La Tengo

From a Motel 6
Sampler 2005 via na
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The New Pornographers

Together 2010 via Matador Records
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Danger Mouse and Sparklehorse

The Man Who Played God
Dark Night of the Soul 2010 via Capitol Records
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Do It All over Again
Let It Come Down 2001 via Arista
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2:40 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


Who Makes Your Money
Transference 2010 via Merge Records
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The Flaming Lips

Convinced of the Hex
Embryonic 2009 via WEA/Reprise
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The Dead Weather

No Horse
Sea of Cowards 2010 via Warner Brothers
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Mason Proper

Out Dragging the River
Olly Oxen Free 2008 via Dovecote


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The National

High Violet 2010 via 4ad Records
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Frightened Rabbit

The Wrestle
The Winter of Mixed Drinks 2010 via Fat Cat
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2:20 am
Cowpie Blues Festival - Tickets On Sale Now! (click for more info)
Tickets are on sale now for West Michigan's annual Blues music festival - The Cowpie Blues Festival - coming to Alaska, Michigan, Friday and Saturday, August 13 and 14! This year's fest features 11 bands from across the nation - and from right here at home. Guests include Joanne Shaw Taylor; Harper; Root Doctor; Donald Kinsey Band; Motor City Josh; Biscuit Miller; Larry McCray; Jimmie Stagger; Thirsty Perch Blues Band and even more. All weekend and single day passes include camping. Tickets and info - cowpie blues festival dot com

The Black Keys

Black Mud
Brothers 2010 via Nonesuch
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Strange Reunions
Odd Blood 2010 via Secretly Canadian
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Tom Waits

Army Ants
Orphans (Brawlers, Bawlers & Bastards) 2006 via Anti
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Holly Golightly & The Brokeoffs

Don't Fail Me Now
Medicine County 2010 via Transdreamer
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Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings

100 Days, 100 Nights
100 Days, 100 Nights 2007 via Daptone
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Curtis Mayfield

Keep On Pushing
The Anthology 1961-1977 2005 via Mca
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2:00 am
Disability Advocates (click for more info)

Disability Advocates of Kent County advocates, assists, educates, and informs independent living options for persons with disabilities and works to create a barrier-free society for all. Information on a wide variety of disability related issues is available for employers, organizations and other interested parties. Disability Advocates dot U S

Tony Allen

Secret Agent
Secret Agent 2010 via Nonesuch
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Next Stop...Soweto Vol. 3 2010 via Strut Records
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Allah Wakbarr
Nigeria 70 2009 via Strut


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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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1:40 am
Master Arts Theatre [generic] (click for more info)

Master Arts Theatre's mission is to develop artists and to engage audiences in theatre that is enriching, encouraging, enlightening and positively impacting West Michigan. Master Arts offers four main stage shows per year and a youth summer stock production. In addition to main stage productions, they offer summer camps for youth, regular classes for children through adults, and a number of touring troupes that perform in a variety of venues. Located at 75 77th Street south west - Master Arts dot org

Dr. Lonnie Smith

Jungle Soul 2006 via Palmetto Records
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The Charlie Mingus Jazz Workshop

Original Faubus Fables
Stormy Weather
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1:20 am
Meijer Gardens - Levon Helm Band (click for more info)
WYCE joins Frederick Meijer Gardens Summer Concert Series in welcoming The LEAVE-on Helm Band to Grand Rapids, Wednesday, June 30. Founding member and longtime drummer for The Band, LEAVE-on Helm's five decade career has since flourished as a multi-instrumentalist, singer, songwriter and producer. His latest album, Electric Dirt, was honored with the 2009 Grammy Award for Best Americana Album. Tickets and Information for LEAVE-on Helm Band - Wednesday, June 30 - meijer gardens dot org - M-E-I-J-E-R gardens dot org

David Bowie

Miracle Goodnight
Black Tie White Noise 1993 via Dead Line
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Duke Ellington

Blue Pepper (far east of the blues)
Far East Suit
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The Bird and the Bee

Private Eyes
Interpreting the Masters, Vol. 1- A Tribute to Daryl Hall and John Oates 2010 via Blue Note
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Adam Green

Twee Twee Dee
Sixes & Sevens 2008 via Rough Trade Us
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Sam Cooke

The Man And His Music 1986 via RCA
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Etta James

Stop the Wedding
Her Best 1997 via MCA
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1:00 am
El Mundo Weekends (click for more info)
Every morning, 'El Mundo Musical' brings the best regional Mexican hits to your radio dial. Join Oscar, Gabriella and Margarito for 'El Mundo Musical' 7 days a week - weekdays from 5:30 to 7:00 am; and weekends from 6 to 8 am - only here on WYCE.

Raphael Saadiq

Oh Girl
The Way I See It 2008 via Sony
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Solomon Burke

Nothing's Impossible 2010 via E1 Entertainment
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Take Me Down To The Infirmary
Kerosene Hat 1993 via Virgin Records
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Jake Stilson and the Mimimi's

Black Lung
The Chip On My Shoulder Propels Mi Forward
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12:40 am
Junior Achievement (click for more info)

To get involved, please visit "West Michigan dot J A dot org" today.

Benjamin Riley

I Can See Glory 2010 via Independent


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Sondre Lerche

Like Lazenby
Heartbeat Radio 2009 via Rounder / Umgd
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Broken Bells

Sailing to Nowhere
Broken Bells [LP] 2010 via Sony
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Built To Spill

Ancient Melodies Of The Future 2001 via Warner Bros / Wea
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Elvis Costello & The Attractions

Watch Your Step
The Very Best of Elvis Costello & The Attractions 1977–86 1994 via Rykodisc
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12:20 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!


Album 2009 via True Panther Sounds
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Hot Chip

One Pure Thought
Made in the Dark 2008 via Astralwerks
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LCD Soundsystem

You Wanted a Hit
This Is Happening 2010 via DFA/Virgin
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12:00 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.