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Playlist from 08/31/2016 @ 6:00pm

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The Belle Brigade

How I See It
Just Because 2014 via ATO
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The Nields

Mr. Right Now
If You Lived Here You'd Be Home Now 2000 via Zoe Records
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The Posies

Solar Sister
Frosting on the Beater 1993 via DGC Records
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Baked Potatoes

No Shirt No Shoes
Loaded 2016 via Independent
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8:40 pm
Promo - Local Spins on WYCE (click for more info)

Local Spins on WYCE is a 1-hour exploration of the best music from the Grand Rapids area and West Michigan. The program often debuts new songs by seasoned artists as well as emerging acts who merit attention and broader exposure.

The show is hosted by John "SINK-uh-vitch" from, the website covering West Michigan's music scene. Each week, John invites local artists into the studio for live music and conversation.

Tune in for "Local Spins on WYCE" every Friday at 11am. And browse every archived episode online at WYCE dot org

Aimee Mann

I'm With Stupid 1995 via Geffen Records
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Anthony Gomes

Upside (To the Downside)
Unity 2002 via 33rd Street
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Tom Waits

I Wish I Was in New Orleans
Small Change 1976 via Elektra
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Earn Enough for Us
Upsy Daisy Assortment 1997 via Geffen Records
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Best Of BossaCucaNova 2016 via Six Degrees
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feat. Os Cariocas

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8:20 pm
Artists Creating Together (click for more info)

Artists Creating Together is a nonprofit organization empowering people with disabilities to learn, grow, and celebrate through the arts. 

Art is a vital part of development: it builds social and cognitive skills, fosters independence and promotes self confidence. 

ACT believes art is a fundamental tool in helping people reach their full potential, and provides art class for all ages and abilities; ranging from visual arts, dance, and drumming, to gardening or creative healing. 

To learn more about ACT's classes or ways to be involved, visit "artists creating together dot org"

Old Crow Medicine Show

Ain't it Enough
Carry Me Back 2012 via Ato Records
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Ticklah Vs. Axelrod 2007 via Easy Star Records
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Big Jon Atkinson and Bob Corritore

Empty Bedroom
House Party At Big Jon's 2016 via Delta Groove
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Electric Light Orchestra

Ma-Ma-Ma Belle
On The Third Day 1973 via United Artists
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Come On Closer
Finally Woken 2004 via Ato Records
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8:00 pm
Camp Blodgett [audio PSA] (click for more info)

Josh Ritter

Bringing in the Darlings 2012 via Pytheas Recoridngs
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Rogue Wave

Figured It Out
Nightingale Floors 2013 via Vagrant
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Breaking Up [Arturo Tappin]
Putumayo Presents Best of World Music- Reggae 1994 via Putumayo World Music


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Billy Preston

Will It Go Round In Circles
Music Is My Life 1972 via A&M
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Brendan Canning

Money Mark
Home Wrecking Years 2016 via ARTS AND CRAFTS
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7:40 pm
Feeding America West Michigan (click for more info) 864 West River Center Dr. Comstock Park, MI 49321 (616) 784-3250

Ernie Hawkins

Texas Easy Street
Rags & Bones 2005 via Say Mo Music
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Mr. Blue
You And Me Both 1983 via Warner Bros.
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Kirsty MacColl

Mambo de la Luna
Tropical Brainstorm 2001 via V2
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Miss Sophie Lee And The Parish Suites

Lovely In That Dress
Traverse This Universe 2016 via Independent
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Little Boy
Solace for the Lonely 2005 via Dualtone Music Group
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7:20 pm
Thrive: A Refugee Support Program (click for more info)

South Wyoming United Methodist Church 2730 56th St. SW Wyoming, MI 49418 (616) 206-4477

Ted Hawkins

Part Time Love
Love You Most Of All 1998 via Evidence
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The Meters

He Bite Me
Good Old Funky Music 1990 via Rounder Select
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Bound Away
Showroom of Compassion 2011 via Upbeat Records/ILG
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Freedy Johnston

The Lucky One
Can You Fly 1992 via Bar None Records
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Broken Bones
A-B 2016 via Alantic
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7:00 pm
Pyramid Scheme | dizzybird records showcase (click for more info)

Support for WYCE comes from dizzybird records, presenting a rock 'n roll label showcase on Thursday, September 1st at The Pyramid Scheme.  

The showcase features performances from Gringo Star: an Atlanta-based, 1960s-inspired band that leans toward the poppier end of the garage rock spectrum, as well as The Harlequins: 3-piece psych-rock/noise pop group from Cincinnati and hometown Psychedelic-Garage heroes: Suzies.
Tune into GR Live tomorrow from noon to one to hear from the bands as well as an interview with dizzybird records co-founder, brian hoekstra.

Tickets for the showcase and more details can be found at pyramid scheme bar dot com

Nicky Skopelitis

Ekstasis 1993 via Axiom
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Lyle Lovett

All My Love is Gone
Joshua Judges Ruth 1992 via Mca
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The Frightnrs

Nothing More to Say 2016 via DAPTONE
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6:40 pm
GR Live - Gringo Star/Harlequins (click for more info)

Join us tomorrow, September 1st at noon for our next episode of GR Live - broadcasting live from HOME at The BOB in downtown Grand Rapids. 

Host Quinn Mathews welcomes a Dizzybird Records showcase featuring performances by Gringo Star and The Harlequins - plus a chat about Tribute on The Grand presented by Founders Brewing. 

Those who are part of the live audience can enjoy a Bobarino's pizza buffet and beverages from BOB's Brewery! If you can't make it, tune in to hear the show from noon to 1pm right here on WYCE!

GR Live is a collaboration with Experience Grand Rapids and Gilmore Collection - more information and schedule at "GR Live Radio dot com".

Mike Doughty

Book Of Love
Golden Delicious [iTunes only] 2008 via ATO
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The Flaming Lips

Fight Test
Yoshimi Battles The Pink Robots 2002 via Warner Brothers
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Rickie Lee Jones

The Other Side of Desire 2015 via Independent
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Greg Humphreys

More Than A Friend
Lucky Guy 2016 via Phrex
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Chuck Brodsky

Dock Ellis' No-No
The Baseball Ballads 2002 via Chuckbrodsky.Com
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6:20 pm
Album of the Month: Lisa Hannigan-At Swim (click for more info)

WYCE's Album of the Month club members are receiving At Swim, the new album from Irish singer/songwriter Lisa Hannigan - courtesy of ATO Records

Hannigan has stepped ever more confidently into a leading role, most notably on her own Sea Sew (2008) and Passenger (2011), but also as a featured performer in the Oscar-winning score for the 2013 film Gravity.

Now Hannigan is releasing At Swim, her first album in five years, with a quiet assist from The National's Aaron Dessner. 

With your donation of $30 a month to WYCE, you will receive a new hand-picked CD in your mailbox each month!

Email to subscribe!


Teddy Thompson & Kelly Jones - Walking On Sunshine
Amazon's Songs Of Summer 2016 2016 via Amazon


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Big Sandy & His Fly-Rite Boys

If I Wrote a Song (About Our Love Affair)
Swingin' West 1995 via Hightone Records
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Equal Rights - Anthony B.
Now 2001 via Beatville Records
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Whiskey Myers

Mud 2016 via Wiggy Thump
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6:00 pm
Record Sale Donations (click for more info)

It's almost time for the 9th annual WYCE CD & Record Sale! We are currently accepting donations of LPs, CDs and Cassettes for this fundraising event held at the Eastown Streetfair on Saturday, September 10th. 

Your donations of music could be tax deductible and all proceeds of the sale will go on to support WYCE! Any donations of LPs, CDs and cassettes are encouraged, regardless of artist or genre, as long as they're in good shape and in their original case. Donations will be accepted through Thursday, September 8th. 

Donations may be dropped off to the Community Media Center at 711 Bridge Street North West. Email to arrange a time for drop off. Thank you!