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Playlist from 05/21/2013 @ 3:00pm

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Song For Zula
Muchacho 2013 via DEAD OCEANS
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Still Corners

Berlin Lovers
Strange Pleasures 2013 via Sub Pop
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Jamaican Queens

Asleep at the Wheel
Wormfood 2013 via Notown


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5:40 pm
WYCE Piece-a-Party! (click for more info)
Celebrate summer with WYCE at our "Piece-a-Party" - a thank-you party for our loyal listener-sponsors. The Gilmore Collection will be baking pizzas on-site with their mobile wood-fired pizza oven. We'll have samples of local beers from Vivant and Rockford Brewing. Bring your instruments and pick some tunes in our acoustic open jam. Join in for our "WYCE Family Portrait". WYCE's Piece-a-Party, Thursday, June 27th from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Community Media Center, 711 Bridge Street. Food, drink and entertainment are all FREE for WYCE donors.


Phantasmagoria 2012 via Ntt Publishing


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5:30 pm
Rockford Brewing - Local Feed (click for more info)
Support for The Local Feed on WYCE comes from Rockford Brewing Company, brewing and serving craft ales, locally-sourced food, and live local music in downtown Rockford. More at ROCKFORD-BREWING-DOT-COM.


Airfield Revised
Hi Beams 2013 via Luaka Bop
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Visions 2012 via 4ad Records
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5:20 pm
Tax Credit Coalition (click for more info) Phone: 211 Heart of West Michigan United Way 118 Commerce Ave. SW Grand Rapids, MI 49503 Telephone: 616.459.6281 | Fax: 616.459.8460

Helado Negro

Dance Ghost
Invisible Life 2012 via Asthmatic Kitty
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The Cave Singers

Have to Pretend
Naomi 2013 via Jagjaguwar
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Young Man

Beyond Was All Around Me 2013 via Frenchkiss
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White Denim

Street Joy
D 2011 via Downtown
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5:00 pm
Carol's Ferals (click for more info)

Carol's Ferals is here to help YOU help cats in YOUR neighborhood. Carol's Ferals loans live traps, teaches you how to use them and offers suggestions on how to trap the hardest to catch cats. The practice of T-N-R (Trap-Neuter-Return) is the most humane way to deal with free-roaming cats both feral and stray. Carol's Ferals offers spay and neuter surgeries for trapped ferals at a significantly reduced rate, and funding is in place to help cats in certain areas. More information is available at or email

Yo La Tengo

You Can Have It All
And Then Nothing Turned Itself Inside-Out 2000 via Matador Records
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Sand Talk
Sub Verses 2013 via DEAD OCEANS
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4:40 pm
Buses by the Beach 2013 (click for more info)
Support for WYCE comes from Buses by the Beach, presenting its annual Memorial Day "Bus Benefit." Buses by the Beach is a nonprofit that rallies Volkswagen enthusiasts in support of the Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors. This weekend's event is a family camp-out and beach party at Camp Blodgett, on the shore of Lake Michigan. There will be numerous family-oriented activities including a climbing wall and ropes course, as well as fun for the adults with a beer tent featuring local brews. Live music throughout the weekend, including performances by The Crane Wives, The Vincent Hayes Project, Fauxgrass and several more local acts. Directions, prices and ticket information at BUSES-BY-THE-BEACH-DOT-O-R-G.

Chilly Gonzales

Solo Piano II 2012 via Arts & Crafts
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Six String Highway (Chance Jones cover)
Ripples from Rapids 2012 via Independent


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4:30 pm
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The Bird and the Bee

She's Gone
Interpreting the Masters, Vol. 1- A Tribute to Daryl Hall and John Oates 2010 via Blue Note
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Elvis Perkins

I Heard Your Voice in Dresden
Elvis Perkins In Dearland 2009 via Beggars Xl Recording
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4:20 pm
Red Hot Lunch! (click for more info)

Join WYCE From noon to 1 weekdays for the Red Hot Lunch! At high noon we bring you "Red Hot and NEW", a full set of music brand new to the WYCE library. Red Hot Lunch continues with twenty minutes of your favorite Blues selections with "Red Hot and BLUE"; and we top off the hour with "Red Hot and YOU", featuring music requested exclusively by YOU our listeners! It's the "Red Hot Lunch", weekdays from Noon to 1; right here on 88.1 FM WYCE.


Caveman 2013 via Fat Possum Records
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Palma Violets

Last of the Summer Wine
180 2013 via Rough Trade Us
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4:00 pm
Avenue for the Arts [ AUDIO PSA] (click for more info)


Rien Ne Va Plus
What It Is! Funky Soul And Rare Grooves (1967-1977) 2006 via Rhino


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Mr. Cool
What It Is! Funky Soul And Rare Grooves (1967-1977) 2006 via Rhino


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Otis Redding

I Can't Turn You Loose
The Ultimate Otis Redding 1986 via Warner Strat. Mkt.
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Nick Waterhouse

Time's All Gone 2012 via Innovative Leisure
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3:40 pm
Public Museum (click for more info) 272 Pearl Street NW Grand Rapids, MI 49504 616.929.1700 616.456.3977

Real Estate

It's Real
Days 2011 via Domino
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Nicole Atkins

You Come To Me
Mondo Amore 2011 via Razor & Tie
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San Francisco
We Are The 21st Century Ambassadors Of P 2013 via Jagjaguwar
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Kurt Vile

Wakin On A Pretty Day
Wakin On A Pretty Daze 2013 via Matador Records
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3:20 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.


You Take It Slowly
Dormarion 2013 via Merge Records
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The Beta Band

Dry the Rain
The Best of the Beta Band 2005 via Astralwerks
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Townes Van Zandt

If I Needed You
Be Here To Love Me 2007 via Fat Possum
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Sufjan Stevens

Enchanting Ghost
All Delighted People EP 2010 via Asthmatic Kitty
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3:00 pm
Story Spinners [audio PSA] (click for more info) (616) 299-9698