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Playlist from 10/06/2010 @ 9:00pm

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Fields 2010 via Mute
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Bostich & Fussible

Punta Banda
Bulevar 2000 2010 via Nacional Records
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Freedy Johnston

Hotel Seventeen
Never Home 1997 via Elektra / Wea
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G. Love & Special Sauce

Wont'cha Come Home
Superhero Brother 2008 via Brushfire Records
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Aimee Mann

The Forgotten Arm 2005 via Superego Records
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11:40 pm
Mayer Hawthorne - The Intersection (click for more info)
WYCE welcomes blue-eyed soul man My-er Hawthorn to the front lounge of The Intersection, Wednesday, October 13th. Singer, producer, and multi-instrumentalist My-er Hawthorn grew up in Ann Arbor and draws upon Motown's rich soul and jazz history. Esquire calls his recent debut album 'a master class in soul'. Tickets for My-er Hawthorn - Wednesday, October 13 - are at section live dot com

Nick Drake

Black Eyed Dog
The Hannibal Sampler 1992 via Hannibal
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Cyndi Lauper

Memphis Blues 2010 via Downtown
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Sexy Boy
Moon Safari 1998 via Caroline
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Thievery Corporation

Sound the Alarm
It Takes A Thief- The Very Best Of Thievery Corporation 2010 via Esl Music
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11:20 pm
Electric Poetry (click for more info)

Join us Tuesday nights at 10:15 for 'Electric Poetry. Hear stylistic whiplash and verse from Grand Rapids' hardest working poets. And search archived episodes of 'Electric Poetry' at our website - WYCE.ORG - just search our Tuesday schedule.


Too Far Apart
A.M. 1995 via Reprise / Wea
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Doyle Bramhall II

Problem Child
Welcome 2001 via Bmg
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Bob Schneider

Round and Round
Lonelyland 2001 via Universal
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Crazy Queen
Cali Fever 2010 via UBIQUITY RECORDS
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11:00 pm
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.

Dick Siegel

Snap! 1980 via Schoolkids Records


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Jenny Lewis

See Fernando
Acid Tongue 2008 via Warner Bros.
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Phoebe Snow

Rockin' Pneumonia and the Boogie Woogie Flu
I Can't Complain 1997 via House of Blues
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Zap Mama

Poetry Man
7 1997 via Luaka Bop
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Barry White-esque backup vocals from Michael Franti!

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Vince Junior

Phoebe Snow and Me
Heading Home 2004 via Rhythm Rodeo
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10:40 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

Slaid Cleaves

Broke Down
Broke Down 2000 via Philo / Umgd
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The Weepies

How Do You Get High
Be My Thrill 2010 via Nettwerk Records
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The New Pornographers

Sweet Talk, Sweet Talk
Together 2010 via Matador Records
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Mike Dillon's Go-Go Jungle

Your Mother was My Teacher
Battery Milk 2007 via HYENA Records
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Wayne Baker Brooks

Nu Kinda Blues
Mystery 2004 via Blue Island Records
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10:20 pm
Devotchka at The Intersection !! (click for more info)
WYCE and The Intersection Lounge are happy to announce DeVotchKa is coming to Grand Rapids, Thursday, October 14. A decade of originality was rewarded when DeVotchKa was hired to score the 2005 independent film 'Little Miss Sunshine'. The film and soundtrack became a sensation, exposing a global audience to DeVotchka's union of gypsy punk and indie folk. Very few bands exemplify WYCE's sound as well as DeVotchKa, and you can experience them live Thursday, October 14th at The Intersection. Tickets are available at Section Live dot com

Steve Miller Band

Sweet Soul Vibe
BINGO! 2010 via Roadrunner Records/Loud & Proud Records
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From the first new Steve Miller studio album in 17 years... guitar solo from Joe Satriani, song is a cover of a Jimmie Vaughan track.

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Randy Newman

Louisiana 1927
The Randy Newman Songbook Vol. 1 2003 via Nonesuch
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Gabrial James

How Can That Be Bad
Around the Block 2010 via n/a


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Keb' Mo'

Love Train
Big Wide Grin 2001 via Sony
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Mar Dulce 2008 via Decca
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Truckstop Cobras

Brand New Cadillac
Live At Juke's Joint 2007 via Independent


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10:00 pm
(Generic) C-SNIP (click for more info)

The Community Spay-Neuter Initiative Partnership (C-SNIP) seeks to significantly reduce the overpopulation of dogs and cats in West Michigan by providing low-cost spay and neuter services and by supporting all efforts that promote humane population control. C-SNIP is always looking for volunteers who share the belief that sterilization of dogs and cats results in healthier pets and reduces the number of abandoned and unwanted pets. More information about C-SNIP can be found by calling 616-455-8220 or by emailing


Indigo Girls

Midnight Train to Georgia
1200 Curfews 1995 via Epic Records
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Chet Atkins and Mark Knopfler

Poor Boy Blues
Neck And Neck 1990 via Sony
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Big Bad Voodoo Daddy

Always Gonna Get Ya
Save My Soul 2003 via Vanguard Records
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John Butler Trio

Funky Tonight
Grand National 2007 via Atlantic / Wea
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9:40 pm
Junior League of Grand Rapids (click for more info)

The Junior League of Grand Rapids is an organization of women committed to promoting volunteerism; developing the potential of women; and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. The Junior League empowers women to take action in the greater Grand Rapids area through leadership training and development. Meet some amazing women; learn about the League, their projects and fundraisers at Junior League GR dot com


Bruce Cockburn

When You Give It Away
Breakfast In New Orleans, Dinner In Timbuktu 1999 via Rykodisc
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Erin McKeown

I Was a Little Too Lonely (You Were a Little Too Late)
Sing You Sinners 2006 via Nettwerk Records
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David Lindley & Wally Ingram

Pay Bo Diddley
Twango Bango Deluxe 1998 via EMI Records
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Mavis Staples

In Christ There Is No East or West
You Are Not Alone 2010 via Anti
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The Big Rock Candy Mountains
Bona Fide Bluegrass and Mountain Music 2002 via RCA


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9:20 pm
Wealthy Theatre - John Jorgenson Trio (click for more info)
WYCE and the Michigan Heritage Music Association welcome the John Jorgenson Quintet to Wealthy Theatre, Thursday, October 28. Virtuoso guitarist, composer, arranger, songwriter John Jorgenson is known as a founding member of The Desert Rose Band and The Hellecasters; and as a six-year member of Elton John's band. His gypsy jazz quintet consistently dazzles audiences with accessible compositions and classic standards, equally romantic and ecstatic. Tickets for the John Jorgenson Quintet - Thursday, October 28 - are available at wealthy theatre dot org Community Media Center members receive ticket discounts and bar privilege at this event.

The Little Willies

Best of All Possible Worlds
The Little Willies 2006 via Milking Bull Records/EMI
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I Feel It All
The Reminder 2007 via Cherry Tree
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Nouvelle Vague

Shack Up
Bande a Part 2006 via Peacefrog
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Claude Hay

Deep Fried Satisfied 2010 via Ingot Rock
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Sleigh Bells

Rill Rill
Treats 2010 via MOM & POP MUSIC
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9:00 pm
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!