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Playlist from 12/29/2012 @ 3:00am

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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

Garaj Mahal

Mondo Garaj 2003 via Harmonized
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Keep It Movin' & Groovin'

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Aimee Mann

Charmer 2012 via SuperEgo Records
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Fiona Boyes

Celebrate the Curves
Lucky 13 2006 via Yellow Dog Records
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Bring Me Down
Leftovers Vol. 2 2011 via Ardsley Music
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First Time Spin On 'YCE

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5:40 am
Fair Housing Center of West Michigan (click for more info)

The Fair Housing Center of West Michigan works to eliminate practices of housing discrimination and to promote diverse, open communities through education and advocacy. Fair Housing Center recognizes the importance of "home" as a component of the American dream and envisions our community free from housing discrimination where equal housing opportunity, access, and choice are enjoyed by all. Learn more at FHC WM dot org

Ancient Future

The Trader
Asian Fusion 1993 via Narada
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Tommy Castro

If You Ain't Lovin You Aint Livin
Guilty Of Love 2001 via Street 33rd
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Walk the Moon

Next in Line
Walk the Moon 2012 via RCA
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Josh Ritter

Lillian, Egypt
The Animal Years 2006 via V2 Ada
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Happy Birthday, Josh. Born 12/29/1970 In California (42)

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Daniela Nardi

Genova Per Noi
Espresso Manifesto - The Songs of Paolo Conte 2012 via Minerva Road
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5:20 am
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.

Joe Higgs

Blackman Know Yourself
Blackman Know Yourself 1990 via Shanachie
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Gave Voice Lessons To Marley & Tosh

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Tyler Bryant

You Got Me Baby
Wild Child 2012 via Carved
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Jonatha Brooke

There's More True Lovers Than One
The Works 2008 via Bad Dog Records
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Richard Ashcroft

A Song For the Lovers
Alone With Everybody 2000 via Virgin Records
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5:00 am
West Michigan Co-op (click for more info)

The West Michigan Cooperative is the region's first online farmers market. The Co-op serves as a way for local farmers and consumers to stay connected all year long. Co-op members make online purchases from co-op producers then pick up and pay for orders at the monthly pick-up day. Learn more at west michigan coop dot com.

An Dro

Rocky Road to Dublin
The Turn 2009 via Independent
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Winter Wheat, Intersection 1/12


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Rachael Sage

Abbey Would You Wait
Songs From The Second Floor
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The Wallflowers

Love Is A Country
Glad All Over 2012 via Columbia
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Mike Bogle Trio

Short Flight On A Fast Broom
Hipness Oasis 2012 via MBP / Groove
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Shirley Johnson

Felt So Good
Blues Attack 2009 via Delmark
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4:40 am
UICA [generic] (click for more info)

For more than 30 years, The Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts has offered the community innovative experiences in the latest art forms. Today, they present programs in visual arts, film, dance, literature, performance arts and music. They provide artists with studio space, sales support and educational opportunities - all under one roof. To learn about the UICA and its new location at 2 Fulton Street West - visit UICA dot ORG


Feelin' Alright
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Traffic Left Us With Eight Studio & Three Live Albums. Chris Wood Passed Away In 1983 & Jim Capaldi in 2005, One Year After Traffic Was Inducted Into The Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame.

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Vagabond Virgin
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Pearly Queen
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Traffic Approached Their Songwriting From Two Different Directions: The Folk-Pop Stylings Of Dave Mason & The Impressionistic, Dream Like Impressions Of Jim Calpaldi & Steve Winwood.

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Forty Thousand Headmen
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Robb M's Artist Spotlight: Traffic With Focus On The Songs From the Second Album. Released in 1968, The Band Traversed Its Own Individual Course,With Improvisational Jazz Techniques Within A Rock Jam Idiom.

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4:20 am
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.

Natacha Atlas

Haram Aleyk
Mish Maoul 2006 via Beggars UK - Ada
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Formerly Of Transglobal Underground

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Menahan Street Band

Three Faces
The Crossing 2012 via Daptone
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Frank Black and the Catholics

Llano del Rio
Dog in the Sand 2000 via What Are Records
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Malibu (That's Where it Starts)
I'm a Stranger 2012 via Landslide Records
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David Wax Museum

Look What You've Done to Me
Everything Is Saved 2011 via Independent
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Good Morning, Sacramento

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4:00 am
Center for Inquiry - Michigan (click for more info)

Center for Inquiry Michigan seeks to foster a secular society based on science, reason, humanist values, and freedom of inquiry. CFI promotes the use of critical thinking skills and fact-based research. They host educational and social events for adults and children as well as develop communities where like-minded individuals can meet and share experiences. Translating humanist values into action for the common good of humanity, members also give back to their community through service projects. Learn more at C F I Michigan dot org or on Facebook: facebook dot com slash C F I M I


How It Ends
Live With The Colorado Symphony 2012 via Cicero
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Louis Armstrong On "340 Jazz!"

St. Louis Blues
Louis Armstrong Plays W.C. Handy
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3:40 am
Dog Story Theatre (click for more info)

Dog Story Theatre supports professional quality, innovative entertainment and provides an affordable and flexible venue for live performances. This Grand Rapids black box theater provides technical and production consultation to clients and offers equipment and box office services common to most theatrical productions. Dog Story Theatre - 7 Jefferson Avenue SE - dog story theatre dot com


Lindi Ortega

Cigarettes & Truckstops
Cigarettes & Truckstops 2012 via Last Gang Records
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Toad the Wet Sprocket

Come Back Down
Pale 1990 via Sony
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Named In Honor Of A Sketch By The Monty Python Troupe

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Blue Mountain

Blue Canoe
Dog Days
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Ed Robinson

You're Special
Written in Stone 2012 via Push Broom Gang Productions Inc.
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Serita's Black Rose

Serita's Black Rose 2012 via Independent


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3:20 am
Year-end donations (click for more info)

Everyone at WYCE would like to say thank you to the hundreds of listener-sponsors who helped to make 2013 a very successful year for the station. If you've been meaning to make your gift and haven't gotten around to it, please take the time to do so right away so you can take advantage of the tax benefits on your 2013 returns. You can make a donation online anytime at WYCE-DOT-O-R-G, mail in a check - postmarked by December 31st, or donate in person on Monday, December 31st. Thank you, once again, for supporting community-driven music. Please make a year-end investment to let us start of the new year on a high note.

Rahsaan Barber

Everyday Magic 2011 via CDBY
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Bat for Lashes

Sleep Alone
Two Suns 2009 via Astralwerks
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Charlie Peacock

Voice Of The Lord
No Man's Land 2012 via 101 DISTRIBUTION
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Welcome Third Shifters..Insomniacs..Up All Nighters

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3:00 am
Promo - British Infusion (click for more info)

Sunday nights from 8 to 10pm - Hosted by Mike Scot