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Playlist from 08/01/2011 @ 9:00pm

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Robb M Music

Fresh Tunes - Rock, Rhythm & Roll - Jazz Encounters - Global Rhythms - Under-Appreciated Gems - Deep Cuts - Musings

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all tracks listed in reverse chronological order

Al Di Meola

Tirami Su 1987 via Manhattan Records
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Mickey Hart

Slow Sailing
At the Edge 1990 via Shout Factory
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Lindi Ortega

All My Friends
Little Red Boots 2011 via Last Gang Records
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The Decemberists

This is Why We Fight
The King Is Dead 2011 via Capitol
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Studebaker John

End to the Lies
Howl With the Wolf 2001 via Avanti
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11:40 pm
Cowpie Blues Festival 2011 (click for more info)
Tickets are on sale now for West Michigan's annual Cow Pie Blues Festival - coming to Alaska, Michigan - Friday and Saturday, August 12 and 13! This year's fest promises to be the biggest yet - with performances by Bill Kirchen, Bryan Lee, Damon Fowler, Harper, Studebaker John - plus area favorites Delilah DeWylde, Thirsty Perch, Motorcity Josh, Donald Kinsey and Jimmie Stagger. Information about single-day tickets and weekend camping packages at cowpie blues festival dot com

Flogging Molly

The Heart Of The Sea
Speed of Darkness 2011 via Thirty Tigers
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The Avett Brothers

Kick Drum Heart
Live, Volume 3 2010 via COLUMBIA/ AMERICAN
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Nicholas James and the Bandwagon

Sweet Lovin Hippie Mama
Saturday Night 2011 via Independent


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Gary Burton, Pat Metheny, Steve Swallow, Antonio Sanchez

Missouri Uncompromised
Quartet Live 2009 via Concord Jazz
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11:20 pm
Acoustic Cafe (click for more info)

Join WYCE Friday mornings at 9 for Acoustic Cafe a two hour weekly radio show produced and hosted by Rob Reinhart. 

Each week, Acoustic Café treats you to the latest from today's great songwriting talents plus classic songwriters like Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, Neil Young and John Prine. 

 Acoustic Cafe - Friday at 9am - exclusively on listener-sponsored 88.1 FM WYCE in West Michigan.

Tori Amos

Fire to Your Plain
Abnormally Attracted to Sin 2009 via Universal Republic
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Ali Akbar Khan

India Blue
Putumayo/World Instrumental Collection
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Candye Kane

Seven Men A Week
Home Cookin' 1994 via Texas Music Group
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Charlie Musselwhite

Can't Stay Away From You
Continental Drifter 1999 via Virgin Records
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Patty Larkin

Deadlines and Dollar Signs
Tango 1991 via Highstreet
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11:00 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" !

Nancy Wright

Moanin 2009 via Allegro Chicken Coup
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Junkie For Your Love
Creolization 2011 via Independent
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Recorded At Dog Story Theatre - G.R.


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Bob Marley & The Wailers

Satisfy My Soul
Kaya 1978 via Polygram Records
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10:40 pm
Comprehensive Therapy Center (click for more info)

Established in 1982, Comprehensive Therapy Center's mission is to meet the therapeutic and educational needs of adults and children with disabilities who are at-risk or disadvantaged, through skill building, academic enhancement and social emotional support. Comprehensive Therapy Center helps West Michigan residents to walk, talk, learn, work and play through speech-language pathology, sensory and motor therapies. Learn more at Therapy Center dot org

Jimmy Rogers

Slick Chick
Feelin' Good 1994 via Blind Pig
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Hacienda Brothers

Cry Like a Baby
What's Wrong with Right 2006 via Proper Records Llc
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Donna Jean & the Tricksters

Weight of the World
Donna Jean & the Tricksters 2008 via Dig Music
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Domestic Problems

Hey Bartender
Patiently 2001 via Triple Rock Records


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Steppin' with T.P
Putumayo Presents- Latin Jazz 2007 via Putumayo World Music


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10:20 pm
Tuesday Evening Music Club - Grupo Aye/Cabildo (click for more info)
Every week this summer WYCE and Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park showcase some of West Michigan's best live music with the Tuesday Evening Music Club. The series continues with Latin flair on August 2nd with performances by Grupo Aye and Cabildo. Attendance is free for Meijer Gardens members; non-members may purchase a day pass and enjoy access to the Gardens and galleries prior to the show. Grupo Aye and Cabildo at the Tuesday Evening Music Club, Tuesday, August 2nd at 7:00 p.m. More information at M-E-I-J-E-R Gardens dot org

The Bo-Keys

Jack and Ginger
Got To Get Back! 2011 via REDEYE
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John Hartford

Steamboat Whistle Blues
Aereo-Plain 1971 via Rounder Select
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Nikki Jean

Pennies In A Jar 2011 via S-Curve Records
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Mort Weiss

Joey's Blues
...meets Joey DeFrancesco 2002 via Sms Jazz
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10:00 pm
GRAM on the Green Aug 5 (click for more info)
Support for WYCE comes from the Grand Rapids Art Museum, presenting GRAM on the Green, Friday nights this summer. This outdoor music series features free live music, games, sketching, a cash bar, dancing, and conversations about art and media. This week the series continues with acoustic roots and "newgrass" music from Fauxgrass Quartet. GRAM on the Green, Friday, August 5th on the Art Museum terrace overlooking Rosa Parks Circle, 6:00 p.m. More information at art-museum-G-R-dot-O-R-G.


Dit Moi
Sound Sutras 2007 via Intent City
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Drunken Barn Dance

Evelyn Wears A Tiara
Grey Buried 2011 via Quite Scientific Records


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World Party

Piece Of Mind
Egyptology 1997 via Seaview
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Joanna Connor

Sister Spirit
Big Girl Blues 1996 via Blind Pig
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9:40 pm
Adoptive Family Support Network (click for more info)

Adoptive Family Support Network nourishes the lifelong well-being of West Michigan's adoptive families by promoting access to post-adoption resources and raising awareness about families formed by adoption. Learn more at

Strength In Numbers

Duke And Cookie
The Telluride Sessions
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Bela Fleck Jerry Douglas Sam Bush Mark O'Connor Edgar Meyer

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Drew Nelson

Next Best Western (Richard Shin
Immigrant Son 2005 via Mackinaw Harvest Music


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Bon Iver

Bon Iver, Bon Iver 2011 via Jagjaguwar
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Steve Earle

Open Your Window
Sidetracks 2002 via Artemis Records
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9:20 pm
Intersection - Steve Earle (click for more info)
Support for WYCE comes from The Intersection Lounge, presenting Steve Earle live in concert, Tuesday August 2nd. It's been nearly seven years since Steve Earle last performed in Grand Rapids, during which time he has released two Grammy-winning albums and is now touring in support of the T-Bone Burnett-produced release "I'll Never Get Out of This World Alive". Steve Earle & The Dukes, with special guest Alison Moorer at The Intersection Lounge, Tuesday, August 2nd. Tickets and more information at

Easy Star All-Stars

Universal Law
First Light 2011 via Easy Star
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Atlanta Rhythm Section

Hey Nineteen
With All Due Respect 2012 via Fuel 2000
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Barbara Dennerlein

Birthday Blues
Hot Stuff 1990 via Enja
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Ben Waters

Watchin' The River Flow
Boogie For Stu 2011 via Eagle Records
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Jill Andrews

Blue Sky
The Mirror 2011 via Thirty Tigers
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9:00 pm
Wealthy Theatre Centennial Campaign (click for more info)
The last century of Wealthy Theatre has given Grand Rapids a community gathering place, a platform for expression, a forum for education, and an avenue for culture, arts and entertainment. In 2011, Wealthy Theatre turns 100 years old. To celebrate the Centennial, this Grand Rapids gem is about to undergo a comprehensive sustainability transformation - making it one of the greenest historic theatres in the nation. We're going to reduce energy use by 75%, and update our systems, technology, and facilities. We're going to raise $500,000 to do it. You can help. Visit "Wealthy Theatre dot org slash one hundred" to make your financial contribution.