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Playlist from 03/05/2013 @ 3:00pm

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Devendra Banhart

Smokey Rolls Down Thunder Canyon 2007 via Xl Recordings
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David Bowie

Let's Dance
ChangesBowie 1990 via Emd Int'l
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War Child presents Heroes, Vol. 1 2009 via Astralwerks


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5:40 pm
Almost Fund Drive Time... (click for more info)
WYCE's Spring Fund Drive is almost here! West Michigan's best music variety doesn't power itself... We need you to do your part! We're Listener-Sponsored Radio - we receive no funds from any university, religious organization, or from the government. March 15th through 22nd, we're asking you to call 616-742-9923 (616-742-WYCE) with your financial contributions! Or Donate online now at WYCE dot org!


My Number
Holy Fire 2013 via Warner Bros.
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White Denim

It's Him!
D 2011 via Downtown
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5:30 pm
San Chez - 20th anniversary (click for more info)
Support for WYCE comes from San Chez Bistro and Cafe - celebrating 20 years as a dining destination and West Michigan's home for Spanish tapas. In addition to bringing Spanish cuisine to Grand Rapids, San Chez has a long-standing commitment to the community, local suppliers, and sustainability. San Chez Bistro and Cafe -- Locally grown for twenty years. Right where it's always been, on the corner of Fulton and Commerce, downtown GR, online at SAN-CHEZZ-BISTRO-DOT-COM.

The War on Drugs

Baby Missiles
Slave Ambient 2011 via Secretly Canadian
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Richard Swift

Dressed Up For The Letdown
Dressed Up For The Letdown 2005 via Secretly Canadian
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An Awesome Wave 2012 via Atlantic


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5:20 pm
GR Symphony (click for more info)
Support for WYCE comes from the Grand Rapids Symphony, celebrating St. Patrick's Day with "Celtic Fiddle with Eileen Ivers." Nine-time All-Ireland fiddle champion, and original star of "Riverdance," Eileen Ivers joins Conductor John Varineau and the orchestra for a lively celebration of Celtic music. The Grand Rapids Symphony's Celtic Fiddle with Eileen Ivers, 8:00 p.m. on Friday March 8th and Saturday March 9th, and 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, March 10th at DeVos Performance Hall. Tickets and more information at G-R-SYMPHONY-DOT-O-R-G.

Ben Kyle

The Dark
Ben Kyle 2012 via La Traviata Records
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living room show @ Stone House Recording. The intimate evening of music with Ben Kyle will take place on Saturday March 9th. The 8pm show will be proceeded by a potluck @ 7pm.

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Thao & Mirah

Thao & Mirah 2011 via Kill Rock Stars
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Somewhere Else 2013 via 4ad Records
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Dawn McCarthy & Bonnie 'Prince' Billy

What the Brothers Sang 2013 via Palace Records
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Nathan K

Bob Seger
Dishes 2012 via Independent


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5:00 pm
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


It's Not How Far You Fall, It's The Way You Land 2007 via Red Int / Red Ink
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The Shivers

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Shovels & Rope

O' Be Joyful
O' Be Joyful 2012 via Dualtone Music Group
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Jessica Hernandez and the Deltas

In the City
Weird Looking Women in Too Many Clothes 2010 via Dead Owl


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Otis Redding

These Arms Of Mine
The Ultimate Otis Redding 1986 via Warner Strat. Mkt.
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4:40 pm
Intersection March Shows - UV HIppo (click for more info)
Support for WYCE comes from The Intersection Lounge - welcoming Ultraviolet Hippopotamus, live in concert - Saturday, March 9th. Michigan's premiere improvisational progressive rock band returns from relentless touring to deliver tight jams, dance beats, heartfelt lyrics, compelling composition, eccentric effects and a vibrant light show. UV Hippo - Saturday March 9 at The Intersection Ages 17 and up welcome. Doors at 8pm. Section Live dot com

The Staple Singers

This World
The Best Of The Staple Singers 1986 via Fantasy
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Alice Smith

Cabaret Prelude
She 2013 via Rainwater Recordings
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Desire Lines
Halcyon Digest 2010 via 4ad Records
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4:30 pm
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If I Were With Her Now
Lazer Guided Melodies 1992 via RCA
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El Rego

Zon Dede
El Rego 2011 via Daptone Records
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4:20 pm
WYCE Streaming! (click for more info)

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People Get Ready

Middle Name
People Get Ready 2012 via BRASSLAND RECORDS
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Kishi Bashi

Bright Whites
151a 2013 via Joyful Noise Recordings
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Yo La Tengo

Fade 2013 via Matador Records
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Atoms for Peace

Before Your Very Eyes
Amok 2013 via XL Recordings
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4:00 pm
St. Cecilia Music Center (click for more info)

St. Cecilia Music Center's mission is to promote the appreciation, study and performance of music in order to enrich the human spirit and enhance the quality of life for the residents of West Michigan. St. Cecilia Music Center is located at 24 Ransom NE in downtown Grand Rapids. More information and event listings at SCMC dash ONLINE dot ORG

Jonny Thunder

I'm Alive
45 side A
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Charles Bradley

Victim of Love
Victim Of Love 2013 via DAPTONE
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The Kinks

Nothin' in the World Can Stop Me Worryin' 'Bout That Girl
Kinda Kinks
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Kinda Kinks is the second studio album by English rock band The Kinks, released in 1965. It was recorded immediately after the return of the group from an Asian tour, and was completed and released within two weeks.

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The Cave Singers

No Tomorrows
Naomi 2013 via Jagjaguwar
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out today on jagjaguwar

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Unknown Mortal Orchestra

Swim and Sleep
II 2013 via Jagjaguwar
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at Hope College tomorrow night with Foxygen

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3:40 pm
ACLU of Michigan [Audio PSA] (click for more info)


St. Vincent

Strange Mercy
Strange Mercy 2011 via 4ad Records
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Smith Westerns

All Die Young
Dye It Blonde 2010 via Fat Possum
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Gut Feeling
The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou 2004 via Hollywood Records


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La La La
Nigeria 70 2009 via Strut


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3:20 pm
Local Resonance (click for more info)

Enjoy WYCE's Local Resonance - Friday mornings at 11 am. Local Resonance explores the music of West Michigan through interviews with area artists, live performances, listings of upcoming musical events, and lots of great local music. Join host Kevin Murphy for Local Resonance Fridays at 11 am - exclusively on 88.1 FM WYCE.

Mr. Little Jeans

Suburbs (Arcade Fire Cover)
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Paper Tiger
Sea Change 2002 via Interscope Records
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Elton John

Madman Across The Water
Madman Across The Water 1972 via MCA
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Damien Jurado

Nothing Is The News
Maraqopa 2012 via Secretly Canadian
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3:00 pm
River City Wild Ones (click for more info) (616) 308-8176