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

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all tracks listed in reverse chronological order

Spiritualized

Ladies And Gentlemen We Are Floating In Space
Ladies and Gentlemen We Are Floating in Space 1997 via Arista
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Jolie Holland

Little Birds
Pint Of Blood 2011 via Anti
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Damian Jurado

Cloudy Shoes
Saint Bartlett
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Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr

Nothing But Our Love
It's a Corporate World 2011 via Warner Bros.

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5:40 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

Joss Stone

Landlord
LP1 2011 via Stone'd Records / Surfdog
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(REQUESTED)

Lloyd Cole

The Flipside
Broken Record 2011 via 101 DISTRIBUTION
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5:30 pm
San Chez 2011 Message B (click for more info)
Support for WYCE comes from San Chez Café, offering Spanish or traditional breakfast from 7 a.m. until 2 p.m, every day -- featuring Eggland’s Best eggs, fair trade coffees and custom-blended organic teas. San Chez Deli and Market offers imported wine and beer, grab-and-go meals made with artisan meats and cheeses, plus vegan and gluten-free options. Fulton and Commerce, Downtown G.R. Sanchezbistro.com.

Jose Gonzalez

Teardrop
In Our Nature 2007 via Mute
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Fiona Dickinson

Sticks
Duende 2010 via Strutt Records

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(REQUESTED)

Motopony

King of Diamonds
Motopony 2011 via tinyOGRE Entertainment
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Ocote Soul Sounds

Pathways
Taurus 2011 via Eighteenth Street
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5:20 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.

Bright Eyes

Gold Mine Gutted
Digital Ash in a Digital Urn 2005 via Polydor
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(REQUESTED)

Twin Sister

All Around and Away We Go
Color Your Life
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TV on the Radio

Dirtywhirl
Return to Cookie Mountain [Bonus Tracks] 2006 via 4ad Records UK
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Gayngs

The Beatdown
Relayted
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5:00 pm
Lemon Creek Winery (click for more info)
Today's WYCE Business Day Sponsor is Lemon Creek Winery, a family-owned-and-operated fruit farm and winery for more than 155 years, celebrating the 87th Annual Grand Haven Coast Guard Festival - now through August 7th. Lemon Creek Winery creates estate-bottled wines in Southwest Michigan’s Lake Michigan shore and offers samples, bottle- and case sales at the tasting room in Grand Haven - located next to the Coast Guard boat on Beacon Boulevard. Directions, hours and a list of all Lemon Creek wines are available at LEMON-CREEK-WINERY-DOT-COM.
(REQUESTED)

Dr. Dog

Uncovering the Old
Fate 2008 via PARK THE VAN RECORDS
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Harry Nilsson

You Can't Do That
Pandemonium Shadow Show
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(REQUESTED)

The Avett Brothers

If it's the Beaches
The Gleam 2006 via Ramseur Rec.
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The Antlers

I Don't Want Love
Burst Apart 2011 via Frenchkiss
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(REQUESTED)

Nouvelle Vague

I Melt With You
Nouvelle Vague 2005 via Luaka Bop
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4:40 pm
Bright Eyes / Mountain Goats Meijer Gardens (click for more info)
WYCE joins Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park in welcoming Bright Eyes with special guests The Mountain Goats to the Outdoor Summer Concert Series, Wednesday, August 3rd. Since Bright Eyes first drew the national spotlight with the 2005 releases "I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning" and "Digital Ash in a Digital Urn", Conor Oberst and his musical cast of characters have been making some of the most celebrated experimental folk-pop music in the world. Indie lo-fi rock favorites The Mountain Goats open the show. Bright Eyes with special guests The Mountain Goats, Wednesday, August 3rd. Tickets and more information at Meijer Gardens dot org - M-E-I-J-E-R gardens dot org

Club D'Elf

Madrecita
Electric Moroccoland-So Below 2011 via Face Pelt Records
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White Denim

Drug
D 2011 via Downtown
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4:30 pm
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Fruit Bats

Heart Like an Orange
Tripper 2011 via Sub Pop
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4:20 pm
Hat Trick Concert Series on GRTV (click for more info)
For more than a decade WYCE's Hat Trick Concert Series has paired the best in eclectic music with our community's finest non-profit organizations. Now the Community Media Center's television station, GRTV, Channel 25 shares the Hat Trick series every Tuesday at 7pm and each Saturday at 11am. Enjoy full performances by nationally-touring artists as captured in the intimate listening-room setting of One Trick Pony Grill and Taproom. Audio support for GRTV's Hat Trick Concert Series is provided by On Stage Services. More information - GRTV dot org

William Elliott Whitmore

Bury Your Burdens In the Ground
Field Songs 2011 via Anti
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Lhasa

Rising
Lhasa 2009 via Nettwerk Records
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Paucity

Donny & the Lark
Deer Bird Bear Ship 2009 via Friction Records

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El Perro Del Mar

How Did We Forget
From The Valley To The Stars 2008 via Control Group / Tcg
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In Tall Buildings

The Way to a Monster's Lair
In Tall Buildings 2010 via Whistler Records

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4:00 pm
Lemon Creek Winery (click for more info)
Today's WYCE Business Day Sponsor is Lemon Creek Winery, a family-owned-and-operated fruit farm and winery for more than 155 years, celebrating the 87th Annual Grand Haven Coast Guard Festival - now through August 7th. Lemon Creek Winery creates estate-bottled wines in Southwest Michigan’s Lake Michigan shore and offers samples, bottle- and case sales at the tasting room in Grand Haven - located next to the Coast Guard boat on Beacon Boulevard. Directions, hours and a list of all Lemon Creek wines are available at LEMON-CREEK-WINERY-DOT-COM.
(REQUESTED)

Fleet Foxes

Lorelei
Helplessness Blues 2011 via Sub Pop

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Givers

Ripe
In Light 2011 via Glass Note
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COMPILATIONS

Anduku Lutshuma
Roots of OK Jazz- Congo Classics 1955-1956 2010 via Crammed Discs

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Nina Simone

Save Me (Aretha Franklin Cover)
A Very Rare Evening
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Booker T

Walking Papers
The Road From Memphis 2011 via Anti
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3:40 pm
Steve Talaga (click for more info)
Support for WYCE comes from Steve Talaga, Grand Rapids-based pianist, composer and arranger. Steve Talaga dot com

Wye Oak

Holy Holy
Civilian 2011 via Merge Records
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Beirut

East Harlem
The Rip Tide
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Album out 8/30/11

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COMPILATIONS

Fever
Bokoor Beats- Vintage Afro-Beat, Afro-Rock & Electric Highlife From Ghana 2010 via Otrabanda

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Charles Bradley + The Menahan Street Band

Stay Away (Nirvana Cover)
Newermind
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3:20 pm
WYCE Legacy (click for more info)

88.1 FM WYCE presents

Legacy

, every Sunday night at 6pm, as part of WYCE's Sunday night lineup. Each week, join host

Bruce Parrott

for an eclectic mix of classics that influenced today's artists. Hear from one hit wonders, albums that inspired and music that gave birth to entire genres. PLUS - every episode enjoy 'Local Legacy' tracks from Grand Rapids musicians of the past. WYCE's Legacy is Sundays at 6pm - only here on 88.1 FM WYCE.

Bangups

Sunburnt Love
Ten Dollars an Hour 2009 via Independent
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Sonny And The Sunsets

Home + Exile
Hit After Hit
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Thao & Mirah

Folks
Thao & Mirah 2011 via Kill Rock Stars
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Henri Texier

Le Piroguier
Amir
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Timothy Monger

The Lark
The New Britton Sound 2011 via Northern Detective

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3:00 pm
Lemon Creek Winery (click for more info)
Today's WYCE Business Day Sponsor is Lemon Creek Winery, a family-owned-and-operated fruit farm and winery for more than 155 years, celebrating the 87th Annual Grand Haven Coast Guard Festival - now through August 7th. Lemon Creek Winery creates estate-bottled wines in Southwest Michigan’s Lake Michigan shore and offers samples, bottle- and case sales at the tasting room in Grand Haven - located next to the Coast Guard boat on Beacon Boulevard. Directions, hours and a list of all Lemon Creek wines are available at LEMON-CREEK-WINERY-DOT-COM.