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Playlist from 12/12/2012 @ 9:00pm

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Alabama Shakes

You Ain't Alone
Boys & Girls 2012 via Ato Records
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Ben Sollee

A Change is Gonna Come
Learning To Bend 2008 via R.E.D. Distribution
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Steve Forbert

Something's Got a Hold on Me
Evergreen Boy 1999 via Koch Records
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Penguin Cafe Orchestra

Music for a Found Harmonium
Broadcasting From Home 1984 via Eeg
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The Nields

I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry
If You Lived Here You'd Be Home Now 2000 via Zoe Records
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11:40 pm
A Starlight New Year's Eve at Wealthy Theatre ! (click for more info)
Earthwork Music, Wealthy Theatre, and Grand Rapids Community Media Center celebrate a New Year's Eve tradition - A Starlight New Year's Eve! People of all ages and all walks are invited to ring in 2013 with the classy, high energy, hopeful, relentless rock and roll and Michigan soul music as performed by Michigan's own Seth Bernard, May Erlewine, Dominic John, Joshua Davis, Rachael Davis, Zak Bunce, Jason Scott, and Mike Lynch! Tickets for A Starlight New Year's Eve are on sale now at wealthy theatre dot org

Rusted Root

Fortunate Freaks
The Movement 2012 via Shanachie
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Ray Charles

My Bonnie
The Birth Of Soul - Volume Three 1991 via Atlantic
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Think you're free
Activate 2006 via Independent
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Activate 2006 via Independent
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Miss Tess

Sweet Talk 2012 via Signature Sounds
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Kevin Coyne

Fat Man
Sanity Stomp
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11:20 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

The Beta Band

Hot Shots II 2001 via Astralwerks
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Devon Allman's Honeytribe

New Pet Monkey
Space Age Blues 2010 via Mascot Records
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Maceo Parker

Sing a Simple Song
Funk Overload 1998 via What Are Records
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Disco Inferno
The Bobs Cover The Songs Of... 1994 via Rounder / Umgd
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Kung Fu Rodeo

32 Leaves
Custom Superthrust 2012 via NA


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11:00 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.


Jeff Beck

A Day In The Life
Performing This Week... Live At Ronnie Scott's 2008 via Eagle Records (Fontana)
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One Day
Live at Stubbs, Vol.II 2011 via RED GENERAL CATALOG
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The Blues Broads

Oh Happy Day
Blues Broads -CD+DVD- by Blues Broads 2012 via Delta Groove
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10:40 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

Ani DiFranco & Utah Phillips

Direct Action
Fellow Workers 1999 via Righteous Babe
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Charles Brown & Bonnie Raitt

Merry Christmas, Baby
A Very Special Christmas 2
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The Sundays

Static & Silence 1997 via Geffen Records
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Loreena McKennitt

Marco Polo
The Book Of Secrets 1997 via Quinlan Road
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10:20 pm
Bubble Bash (click for more info)

WYCE and the Gilmore Collection are pleased to present the 14th annual WYCE Bubble Bash - a holiday celebration featuring sparkling wines from around the world.

Our friends at The BOB host this great party as a fundraiser for WYCE every year. A donation of $25 lets you sample 12 varieties of sparkling wines, plus a fabulous spread of ORR DERVES to accompany the bubbly. The event also features a raffle with prizes that include wine and other cool stuff. So bring your friends, family or business clients out for some pre-Christmas cheer, while supporting community radio!

The Bubble Bash - Thursday, December 19th at 6:00pm. No advance tickets are available, cash or check to WYCE is payable at the door.

Support for The Bubble Bash comes from Denison Financial, a fully independent and locally owned financial advisory firm located in downtown Grand Rapids.

The Lumineers

Flapper Girl
The Lumineers 2012 via Dualtone Music Group
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Karl Denson

Mighty Rebel
Brother's Keeper 2009 via Shanachie
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Missy Andersen

Tell Mama
Missy Andersen 2009 via Independent
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Kris Delmhorst

My Best Friend's Girl
Cars 2011 via Signature Sounds
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10:00 pm
Bethany Refugee Foster Care (click for more info)

Bethany Christian Services - Refugee Foster Care Program 616-224-7540

Freddy Jones Band

In A Daydream
Waiting For The Night 1993 via Warner Bros.
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Joe Ely

Saint Valentine
Letter To Laredo 1995 via Mca Nashville
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Elmore James, Jr

Greenville Smokin'
Old School Lover 2012 via Wolf
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Jesse Macintosh & Company

3 Ships Gary Owen
Pipes and Drums 2008 via Independent


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The Actual Tigers

Yardwork in November
Gravelled & Green 2001 via Nettwerk Records
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9:40 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

Iron & Wine

The Devil Never Sleeps
The Shepherd's Dog 2007 via Sub Pop
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Caravan Gypsy Swing Ensemble

Tea For Two
An Evening At The Brink Lounge 2009 via Hot String Swing Records
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Patty Loveless

How Can I Help You Say Goodbye
Only What I Feel
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Sister Carol

Call Mi Sister Carol
Direct Hit! (Live) 2001 via Catapult
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Ted Hawkins

Strange Conversation
The Next Hundred Years 1994 via Fontana Geffen
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9:20 pm
NS2 - Avett Brothers (click for more info)
Support for WYCE comes from National Shows 2, presenting The Avett Brothers live in concert - touring in support of their new release "The Carpenter" - featuring the local favorite "Pretty Girl From Michigan." The Avett Brothers, LIVE, at The Deltaplex, Sunday, February 10th. Tickets are on sale now at The Intersection and DeltaPlex box offices, and at E-TIX-DOT-COM.


Crazy Eyes
Crazy Eyes
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The Floating Men

She Dreams About Me
Invoking Michelangelo 1995 via Valley Media, Inc
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Good Old War

Better Weather
Come Back As Rain 2012 via Sargent House
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9:00 pm
WYCE Sustaining Circle (click for more info)

Become a member of WYCE's Sustaining Circle for as little as $10 a month. Investing in our Sustaining Circle puts more of your dollars into the music you love every day. * It helps us save money on postage, paper and administrative costs. * and keeps on-air fund drives to a minimum. Spreading your support over time is easier on your budget. Plus it gives WYCE the security of a steady, reliable stream of programming support. Call WYCE at (616) 459-4788 to get started today!