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Playlist from 02/08/2011 @ 3:00pm

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Nicole Atkins

My Baby Don't Lie
Mondo Amore 2011 via Razor & Tie
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Diamond Rings

Give It Up
Special Affections
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Thievery Corporation

It Takes A Thief- The Very Best Of Thievery Corporation 2010 via Esl Music
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Where Can I Go
Black Sabbath- The Secret Musical History of Black-Jewish Relations 2010 via Idelsohn Society


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Muddy Waters

Walking Blues
The London Muddy Waters Sessions 1972 via Chess
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5:40 pm
Cabin Fever - John Primer (click for more info)
WYCE, West Michigan Blues Society and Billy's Lounge present the Cabin Fever Blues Series, featuring nationally-acclaimed blues acts each Saturday night this month. Chicago blues slide guitar master John Primer arrives on the heels of winning the 2010 Artist of the Year award from Living Blues Magazine. His career has put him on stage with Willie Dixon, Muddy Waters, Magic Slim and many others. John Primer performs this Saturday night, February 12, at Billy's Lounge in Eastown. $10 at the door. Showtime is 9:30pm. Billys Lounge dot com Thanks to Brick Road Pizza for supporting the Cabin Fever Blues Series!

Tapes N Tapes

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Apex Manor

Under the Gun
The Year Of Magical Drinking 2011 via Merge Records
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5:30 pm
Local Spins Live (click for more info)
Today's Earth & Sky Sponsor is the “Local Spins Live” concert series, hosted by music writer John Sinkevics of The Grand Rapids Press and The Saturday night “Local Spins Live” shows will put the spotlight on local and regional artists who released some of the past year's most compelling albums. Performing on Feb. 19 will be Chris Andrus and Ken Bierschbach, along with The Honeytones and at least one special guest. 8:00, Saturday, February 19th at One Trick Pony. Admission is free, but donations will be collected for ACCESS, which oversees Kent County food pantries for needy families. One Trick Pony is located at 136 E. Fulton St.

Raphael Saadiq

Stone Rollin'
Stone Rollin'
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NEW Saadiq out 3/22! check this out:

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Belle & Sebastian

I Didn't See It Coming
Write About Love 2010 via Matador Records
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5:20 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

The Budos Band

Budos Rising
The Budos Band II 2007 via Caroline
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Ruckus Roboticus

How to Handle Grown Ups
Playing With Scratches 2007 via Grease
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Booka Shade

Havanna Sex Dwarf
More! 2011 via Get Physical Music
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Need Your Love
The Night 2011 via Independent


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5:00 pm
Goodwill Industries (click for more info) (800) 741-0186

First Aid Kit

When I Grow Up (Fever Ray Cover)
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James Blake

I Only Know What I Know Now
Anorak London
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Seu Jorge & Almaz

Das Model
Seu Jorge and Almaz 2010 via Cafune
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4:40 pm
2011 Spring Hat Trick Concert Series! (click for more info)
WYCE and The Law Firm of Rhoades McKee present the 2011 Spring Hat Trick Concert Series at One Trick Pony Grill and Taproom, starting March 7th! Hat Trick Shows are always free, always Monday nights and always for a great cause. We'll pass the hat for area non-profits, as we present a great variety of eclectic artists. This season features The Chapin Sisters, Po' Girl, Boulder Acoustic Society, Adrian Legg, Electric Junkyard Gamelan and Zoe Lewis. We'll share much more in the coming weeks but right now check out WYCE dot org for further information.

Nina Simone

If You Knew
LIVE at Ronnie Scotts
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Ryan Bingham & the Dead Horses

Yesterday's Blues
Junky Star 2010 via Lost Highway
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For KC, I've been listening to this guy...whoa.

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Lhasa 2009 via Nettwerk Records
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4:30 pm
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Real Love
Subiza 2010 via True Panther Sounds
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Yolanda Be Cool

We Speak No Americano
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Yolanda Be Cool is an Australian band made up of Sylvester Martinez and Johnson "Durango Slim" Peterson. The name is a reference to the film Pulp Fiction, where the character Jules (played by Samuel L. Jackson) shouts "Yolanda, be cool" to a female armed robber named Yolanda

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Black Sands 2010 via Ninja Tune
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4:20 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.


Cape Dory 2011 via Fat Possum
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I Wish
The Valley 2011 via Sire
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4:00 pm

Sufjan Stevens

The Age of Adz 2010 via Asthmatic Kitty
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When I'm Small
Eyelid Movies 2010 via Barsuk
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Chapin Sisters

I Can feel
Two 2010 via Lake Bottom Records
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3:40 pm

Julianna Barwick

The Magic Place
The Magic Place
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Cat Power

Jukebox 2008 via Matador Records
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The Strokes

I'll Try Anything Once (Demo)
You Only Live Once
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Ghost Heart

Little Vampires
The Tunnel 2011 via Friction Records


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3:20 pm
The Guest List (click for more info)

Tune in to WYCE's Sunday Night Lineup for

The Guest List

. Each week, host Michael Cunningham welcomes a member of WYCE's listening community into the studio to share the soundtrack to their life. Get on the List! Email The Guest List is Sunday nights at 10pm, exclusively on listener supported community radio - 88.1 FM WYCE.

Dan Auerbach

Whispered Words (Pretty Lies)
Keep It Hid 2009 via Nonesuch
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Nate Johnivan feat. Cole Lesinski

The Change In Me
A Work In Progress (LOCAL)
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Nouvelle Vague

I Melt With You
Nouvelle Vague 2005 via Luaka Bop
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The Magnetic Fields

I Die
i 2004 via Nonesuch
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Ali Farka Toure & Toumani Diabate

In the Heart of the Moon 2005 via Nonesuch
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3:00 pm
Alliance for Environmental Sustainability (click for more info)

The Alliance for Environmental Sustainability is a resource dedicated to helping people understand the options available for designing, building and occupying structures that offer environmentally friendly alternatives, energy efficient products and improved indoor air quality. AES provides training, education, seminars and consulting to those interested in investing in their homes, communities, and environments by implementing sustainable building practices. More information at Alliance E S dot org