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Wolfgang Amadaus Phoenix
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John Cale

Graham Greene
Paris 1919
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Panda Panda Panda
Apple O
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the Dead Brothers

Old Pine Box
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Brian Eno

Blank Frank
Brian Eno Sampler 1994 via Virgin Records
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2:40 am
UICA [generic] (click for more info)

For more than 30 years, The Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts has offered the community innovative experiences in the latest art forms. Today, they present programs in visual arts, film, dance, literature, performance arts and music. They provide artists with studio space, sales support and educational opportunities - all under one roof. To learn about the UICA and its new location at 2 Fulton Street West - visit UICA dot ORG

Silver Jews

Punks in the Beerlight
Tanglewood Numbers 2005 via Drag City (Caroline)


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The Black Keys

Everlasting Light
Brothers 2010 via Nonesuch
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High Class Slim Came Floatin' In
Beacons Of Ancestorship 2009 via Thrill Jockey
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Charles the Osprey

Schimitar Children and Their Rugs
Consider 2010 via Friction Records


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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

Cat Power

(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction
The Covers Record 2000 via Matador Records
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Leonard Cohen

Who By Fire
Selections from Live in London 2009 via Sony
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Francophonic 2008 via Sterns
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2:00 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

Serge Gainsbourg

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

Bring It Up
The 50th Anniversary Collection 2003 via Utv Records
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The Detroit Cobras

Try Love
Tied & True 2007 via Bloodshot Records
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Sam Cooke

Bring It On Home To Me
Live At The Harlem Square Club
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Yo La Tengo

The Summer
Fakebook 1990 via Bar None Records
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1:40 am
Actors' Theatre (click for more info)

Actors' Theatre, the off-Broadway of Grand Rapids, is committed to bringing West Michigan the best in entertaining, innovative, challenging and thought-provoking theatre. Actors' produces high quality, innovative works that, due to content or size, aren't seen on any other stage in Grand Rapids. Actors' Theatre is located on the Grand Rapids Community College campus in Spectrum Theater at 160 Fountain NE. More information may be found at actors theatre grand


Van Morrison

You're My Woman
Tupelo Honey 1971 via Polydor / Pgd
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LCD Soundsystem

Someone Great
Sound Of Silver 2007 via Capitol
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Swim 2010 via Merge Records
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Perfect Ending
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1:20 am
Meijer Gardens - Umphrey's McGee (click for more info)
WYCE joins Frederick Meijer Gardens Summer Concert Series in presenting an evening with Umphrey's McGee - Friday, July 16. The relentlessly inventive Umphrey's McGee has cultivated an impressive live presence with virtuoso playing and acrobatic tempo changes - complemented by dazzling song craft, memorable hooks and rock solid rhythms. Tickets for "An Evening with Umphrey's McGee", Friday, July 16 - meijergardens dot org - M-E-I-J-E-R gardens dot org

The Dead Weather

Blue Blood Blues
Sea of Cowards 2010 via Warner Brothers
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The National

High Violet 2010 via 4ad Records
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Jason Collett

Rat A Tat Tat 2010 via Arts & Crafts
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Jimi Hendrix

Little Wing
The Ultimate Experience 1993 via Mca
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Adam Green

Festival Song
Sixes & Sevens 2008 via Rough Trade Us
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Chance Jones

Love Still Wild
The Incident at Primrose and West 2009 via Friction Records


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1:00 am

the Sonics

Here are The Sonics
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Broken Social Scene

Pacific Theme
You Forgot It In People
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The Moonrays

Spanish Harlem
Something Wicked by Moon-Rays 2006 via Independent


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Beat Happening

Angle Gone
Music To Climb The Apple Tree By
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Rainbow Bridge

Big Wave Rider
True Panther 7"
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the Beach Boys

I'm Waiting for the Day
Pet Sounds
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12:40 am
West Michigan Bluegrass Music Association (click for more info)
The West Michigan Bluegrass Music Association is a non-profit organization established in 1995 for the promotion and preservation of traditional acoustic bluegrass music. Their purpose and activities include soliciting memberships, sponsoring festivals and concerts, and publishing an informational newsletter. More information is available at

The Soggy Bottom Boys featuring Dan Tyminski

I Am a Man of Constant Sorrow
O Brother, Where Art Thou? 2000 via Lost Highway
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the Zombies

Brief Candles
Odessey and Oracle
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The Rise And Fall Of Flingel Bunt
Start Swimming
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Everbody Come Outside
Everybody Come Outside
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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.

Les Terribles

Pourquoi Je Pleure
Les Terribles
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Link Wray

Deacon Jones
Jack The Ripper
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The Concussions

Magic Fingers 2008 via Double Crown Records


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the Fathoms

Man Of Mystery
An Evening In Nivram
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Mercury Radio Theatre

Three Inches Of Terror
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the Ventures

Let's Go
the Ventures
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The Breeders

No Aloha
Last Splash 1993 via Elektra / Wea
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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.