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Playlist from 07/27/2010 @ 3:00pm

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The The

That Was the Day [live]
Solitude 1993 via Warner Bros / Wea
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The National

Terrible Love
High Violet 2010 via 4ad Records
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Frontier Ruckus

Nerves of the Nightmind
Deadmalls & Nightfalls 2010 via Ramseur Rec.


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Perfect Ending
Eyelash EP 2010 via Ear Theory Recordings


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5:40 pm
Blues Traveler - The Intersection (click for more info)
WYCE and The Intersection Lounge welcome Blues Traveler to Grand Rapids, Thursday, August 5th. Fans of John Popper and Blues Traveler love them for their improvisational live shows that mix blues-rock, soul and psychedelic jams. They've also enjoyed huge chart success with hits "Run-Around" and "Hook". Stay tuned to WYCE this week for your chance to win a pair of tickets for Blues Traveler - appearing at The Intersection, Thursday, August 5th or tickets are available now at section live dot com

Patrick Watson

Wooden Arms 2009 via Secret City Records
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Band Of Horses

The Funeral
Everything All the Time
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5:30 pm


Swim 2010 via Merge Records
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Konono No.1

Fula Fula
Assume Crash Position 2010 via Crammed Disc
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5:20 pm
AEG Rodrigo y Gabriela (click for more info)
Support for WYCE comes from AEG Live, presenting Rodrigo y Gabriela live in concert. With a wide-open style featuring influences from heavy metal to traditional Flamenco, Mexican duo Rodrigo y Gabriela push the sonic boundaries of the acoustic guitar. Touring in support of their album 11:11, the duo is taking their dynamic guitar showcase throughout Europe and the United States this summer - including a recent private performance at the White House. Tickets are on sale now for Rodrigo y Gabriela's only stop in Michigan: Saturday, October 9th at the Kalamazoo State Theatre. Tickets and more information are available at

Jack Johnson

Liver Splash
Thicker Than Water 2003 via Brush Fire Records
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Janelle Monae

The Archandroid 2010 via Atlantic Records
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Daptone Gold 2009 via DAPTONE


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Talking Heads

This Must Be the Place (Naive Melody)
Speaking in Tongues 1983 via Sire / London/Rhino
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Bill Callahan

Diamond Dancer
Woke On A Whaleheart 2007 via Drag City
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5:00 pm


Two Face
Ticklah Vs. Axelrod 2007 via Easy Star Records
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Thievery Corporation

Marching the Hate Machines (Into the Sun)
The Cosmic Game 2005 via Eighteenth Street Lounge Music
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Beep it
Sensuous 2007 via Everloving
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Hot Chip

Over and Over
The Warning 2006 via Astralwerks
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4:40 pm
Meijer Gardens Summer Concert Series - Natalie MacMaster (click for more info)
WYCE joins Meijer Gardens Summer Concert series in welcoming Natalie MacMaster, Thursday, August 5th. The virtuoso Cape Breton fiddler is an electrifying performer with passionate proficiency. Michigan's Greensky Bluegrass opens the show. Tickets for Natalie MacMaster - Thursday, August 5th - at Meijer Gardens dot org - M-E-I-J-E-R gardens dot org


Chains Of Love
The Innocents
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Hellhole Ratrace
Album 2009 via True Panther Sounds
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The Black Keys

Too Afraid To Love You
Brothers 2010 via Nonesuch
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4:20 pm
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.


Amadou & Mariam

Welcome To Mali 2009 via Nonesuch
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LP4 2010 via XL Recordings
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Friend EP
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Violent Femmes

Add It Up 1981-1993
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Avi Buffalo

Truth Sets In
Avi Buffalo 2010 via Sub Pop
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Cotton Jones

Sail of the Silver Morning
Tall Hours In The Glowstream 2010 via Suicide Squeeze
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Release date: 8.24.10


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4:00 pm
SFX 3 day workshop (click for more info)
Paul J. Mason and Chelsea Manifold return to the GRCMC for another round of Make-up and FX classes beginning August 26th! In this three-day intensive course students will be exposed to the fields of make-up and effects for film, stage and television. Blending in-depth lecturing and Q&A with hands on training and in class demos and exercises, these classes offer a glimpse into the world of Make-up and Effects and offer information for novices and practicing artists alike. For more information or to register, please contact Gretchen at 616-459-4788 extension 126.

Zap Mama

Bandy Bandy
Ancestry In Progress 2004 via V2. / Bmg
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Les Nubians

Urban City Life (Dans la Ville)- Rendez-Vous New York
Echoes Chapter One 2005 via Independent
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Digable Planets

Where I'm From
Reachin' (A New Refutation of Time and Space)
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Time Is Tight
Stax 50- A 50th Anniversary Celebration 2007 via Stax


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3:40 pm
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

Elliott Smith

Elliott Smith
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Anais Mitchell

Wedding Song
Hadestown 2010 via Righteous Babe
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Donny & the Lark
Deer Bird Bear Ship 2009 via Friction Records


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Built To Spill

In Your Mind
Ancient Melodies Of The Future 2001 via Warner Bros / Wea
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3:20 pm
WYCE Streaming! (click for more info)

Welcome to those of you listening in to our Online Stream.

If you haven't tried it out yet, just click "Listen Live" at our website - 

Our media player provides a high-quality, stereo stream now matter where you are - listen on your home computer or mobile device. Find out what tracks have been played recently, rate the songs, or request a song of your own - all within the new stream player.

Streaming WYCE is a great way to stay connected at work, at home, or when you're out of town. Find it online at "wyce dot org slash listen" !

Ariel Pink's Haunted Grafitti

Round and Round
Before Today
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Cat Power

Metal Heart
Jukebox 2008 via Matador Records
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Lazy Genius

Change Your Mind
Strange Plains Dark Grooves 2009 via Independent


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Arcade Fire

Ready to Start
The Suburbs 2010 via Merge Records
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Album released next Tuesday, Aug 3rd

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3:00 pm
Blandford Nature Center & Mixed Greens (click for more info)
Blandford Nature Center and Mixed Greens share the mission of inviting children and the community to connect to the land, to food, and to their surroundings through meaningful hands-on experiences that lead to sustainable and healthy choices. Blandford welcomes environmental education field trips, offers Summer Day Camps and year-round education programs. Teens may join the Youth Farm team and adults are welcome to participate in the community garden, workshops and everything else Blandford has to offer! More information - Blandford Nature Center dot org