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Playlist from 02/15/2017 @ 6:00pm

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Bon Iver

Re- Stacks
For Emma, Forever Ago 2008 via Jagjaguwar
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Blood & Marrow
This Is Where Our Hearts Collide 2004 via Fat Cat Records
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Tedeschi Trucks Band

Sweet And Low
Made Up Mind 2013 via SONY MASTERWORKS
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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

Bridget Kearney

Love Doctor
Won't Let You Down 2017 via Signature Sounds
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Johnny Clegg

All I Got Is You
Human 2010 via Appleseed Records
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K's Choice

I Smoke a Lot
The Great Subconscious Club 1993 via Sony
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Nina Simone

I Shall Be Released
The Blues 1991 via Polydor
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Sallie Ford

Never Gonna Please
Soul Sick 2017 via Vanguard/Concord
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8:20 pm
GR Live: Slim Gypsy (click for more info)

Tune in tomorrow at noon for our next episode of GR Live! We'll be broadcasting live from HOME at The BOB in downtown Grand Rapids.

This week, host Quinn Mathews welcomes performances by Slim Gypsy, JOE, and Fable the Poet, plus a conversation about local efforts to cure ALS.

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 made possible by Experience Grand Rapids, Downtown Grand Rapids, INC. and Founders Brewing - more information and schedule at "GR Live Radio dot com"


Tusk (The Crystal Ark)
Just Tell Me That You Want Me- A Tribute To Fleetwood Mac 2012 via Hear Music


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Son Volt

The Storm
Notes of Blue 2017 via Transit Sound/Thirty Tigers
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Arian Saleh

Antoinette 2017 via Independent
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Quinn Sullivan

Midnight Highway
Midnight Highway 2017 via Provogue/Mascot Label Group


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8:00 pm
Seven Steps Up: Aoife O'Donovan (click for more info)

Support for WYCE comes from Seven Steps Up Live Music and Event Venue - presenting a Pin Drop Concert with EE-fuh O'Donovan - this Thursday, February 16th.

EE-Fuh O'Donovan is known as the captivating lead singer of the progressive string band Crooked Still. She's made regular appearances on A Prairie Home Companion and collaborated with some of the most eminent names in music including Yo-Yo Ma, Alison Krauss and Dave Douglas. EE-fuh O'Donovan is touring in support of the new solo album In the Magic Hour.

Tickets at Pin Drop Concerts dot com

Ben Lee

Catch My Disease
Awake Is The New Sleep 2005 via New West Records
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Deborah Holland

My Favorite Joe
Freudian Slip 1994 via Bugle Recording Grp
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Medicinal Groove

Quick Minute
Soul Fishin' 2012 via Independent


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John Ginty Feat Aster Pheonyx

Captain Hook
Rockers 2017 via American Showplace
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Southern Avenue

What Did I Do
Southern Avenue 2017 via Stax
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7:40 pm
Opera Grand Rapids (click for more info)

Opera Grand Rapids enriches our West Michigan community through the creativity and excellence of this timeless art form. Opera is a unique, powerful experience that moves people. Opera is also an occasion-a night out filled with music, vocal athleticism, drama, and a story with an emotional appeal that brings people back time after time.

Experience the power of opera right here in West Michigan.

"Opera G R dot org"

Opera Grand Rapids
The Betty Van Andel Opera Center, 
1320 East Fulton, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503 
Ph: 616.451.2741

The People's Blues Of Richmond

All The Things (I Couldn't Say to You)
Quit Or Die 2016 via Circus Rock Records
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Two Man Gentlemen Band

Prescription Drugs
Two At A Time 2012 via Bean-Tone Records
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Archie, Marry Me
Alvvays 2014 via Polyvinyl Records
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Peter Holsapple and Chris Stamey

Broken Record
Here And Now 2009 via BAR NONE ENT
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Reverend Freakchild

In My Time Of Dyin'
Preachin' Blues 2017 via Treated & Released Records
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7:20 pm
UICA: Here + Now (click for more info)

Support for WYCE comes from UICA.

UICA features gallery exhibitions of work from regional, national and international artists throughout the year and hosts a range of events including concerts, performance art, artist receptions and gallery talks.

Now open, Here and Now, a series of solo exhibitions by emerging and mid-career African American visual artists, spoken word artists, curators,

and performers.

Details at

Xenia Rubinos

Lonely Lover
Black Terry Cat 2017 via ANTI
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Sneaky Pete and The Secret Weapons

Breakfast Served All Day 2015 via The Henhouse
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Holly Golightly & The Brokeoffs

All Her Fault 2014 via Transdreamer
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Andy Warhol's Dead But I'm Not
That Love Thang 1988 via Frontier
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Sexy Coffee Pot
What It Is! Funky Soul And Rare Grooves (1967-1977) 2006 via Rhino


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7:00 pm
Marklevitz (click for more info)
Today's WYCE Day Sponsor says: 

"Please use this day to be grateful for all you have.

Please use this day to be helpful to those who don't have.

Today is our 10th Wedding Anniversary, and I am grateful for the Love in my life.

Thank you, Christopher, for marrying me and bringing me Love, Joy and Laughter!

Happy Anniversary, Your Loving Wife,  Diane Marklevitz"


Khrishnamurti Groove
A Journey Into Ambient Groove- Phase 2 1995 via Quango


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Joe Henry

One Day When the Weather is Warm
Kindness Of The World 1993 via Mammoth / Pgd


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The Marcus King Band

Jealous Man
The Marcus King Band 2016 via Concord
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6:40 pm
Wealthy Theatre: Marcus King Band (click for more info)

WYCE and Wealthy Theatre welcome The Marcus King Band - live in concert - this Sunday night at 8pm.

The Marcus King Band is led by singer, songwriter, and guitarist Marcus King. Raised in Greenville, South Carolina, King was brought up on the blues, playing shows as a pre-teen sideman with his musician father. The six-piece band is touring in support of the new self-titled album which features appearances by the band's mentors Derek Trucks and producer Warren Haynes.

Tickets for The Marcus King Band at Wealthy Theatre this Sunday night - available online at "Wealthy Theatre dot org"

The Dig

Self Made Man
Bloodshot Tokyo 2017 via Roll Call
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Imelda May

Too Sad To Cry
Mayhem 2011 via Decca
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El Anden (feat. Mala Rodriguez)
Mar Dulce 2008 via Decca
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6:30 pm

Headless Heroes

Just Like Honey
The Silence of Love 2009 via Headless Heroes
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Rufus Wainwright

Cigarettes And Chocolate Milk
Vibrate - The Best Of 2014 via Geffen
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6:20 pm
Promo - Concert Calendar (click for more info)

Check out "WYCE dot org" to stay in tune with Grand Rapids area concerts. 

Our online concerts and events calendar lets you know the best local spots to hear live music by WYCE-approved musicians.

Please send concert listings to

Concert Calendar is a free service of Grand Rapids Community Media Center.

The Right Now

That's Enough
Starlight 2017 via Independent
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Penguin Cafe Orchestra

The Ecstasy of Dancing Fleas
Penguin Cafe Orchestra 1981 via E.G. Records
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Carsie Blanton

So Ferocious 2016 via Independent
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Little Georgie & the Shuffling Hungarians

Tear It Down
Live From Styleen's Rhythm Palace 1996 via Queen Bee Brands
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Bash & Pop

Anybody Else
Anything Could Happen 2017 via Fat Possum
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6:00 pm
Marklevitz (click for more info)
Today's WYCE Day Sponsor says: 

"Please use this day to be grateful for all you have.

Please use this day to be helpful to those who don't have.

Today is our 10th Wedding Anniversary, and I am grateful for the Love in my life.

Thank you, Christopher, for marrying me and bringing me Love, Joy and Laughter!

Happy Anniversary, Your Loving Wife,  Diane Marklevitz"