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Playlist from 08/23/2017 @ 6:00pm

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Fruit Bats

The Blessed Breeze
The Ruminant Band 2009 via Sub Pop
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Sister Sparrow & The Dirty Birds

Too Much
Pound of Dirt 2012 via Modern Vintage
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Sister Sparrow & The Dirty Birds

Bulldozer
Pound of Dirt 2012 via Modern Vintage
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Dr. John

Revolution
Single 2017 via Nonesuch
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Naughty Professor

Without A Trace
Identity (Radio Edit) 2017 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 LocalSpins.com, 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

6 String Drag

Top of the Mountain
High Hat 1997 via E-Squared Artimis
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Camper Van Beethoven

Good Guys & Bad Guys
Re-Issue Sampler 2004 via Ryko
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Groove Merchant

Grace
Groove Merchant 2009 via Independent

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Taj Mahal & the Hula Blues

My Creole Belle
Hanapepe Dream 1999 via Tone Cool
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David Rawlings

Midnight Train
Poor David's Almanack 2017 via Acony Records
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8:20 pm
Acoustic Cafe - Real Estate (click for more info)

Join us each Friday at 9am for Acoustic Cafe! Each week, listeners around the globe tune in to Acoustic Café to hear the latest from today's great songwriting talents.

This week, host Rob Reinhart welcomes the band Real Estate with a session in the Leon Loft

Acoustic Cafe is Friday at 9am - exclusively on WYCE!

(REQUESTED)

The Accidentals

Arizona Stars
Odyssey 2017 via Sony Masterworks

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Cake

Let Me Go
Prolonging the Magic 1998 via Volcano
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Aretha Franklin

Won't Be Long
The Queen In Waiting- The Columbia Years 1960-1965 2002 via Sony
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Moonchild

Every Part (For Linda)
Voyager 2017 via Tru Thoughts
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8:00 pm
Seven Steps Up - Shook Twins (click for more info)

Support for WYCE comes from Seven Steps Up Live Music and Event Venue - presenting a Pin Drop Concert with Shook Twins - this Friday, August 25th.

Shook Twins are an indie folk-pop band hailing from Portland, Oregon. Beautiful twin harmonies, layered upon acoustic and electric instrumentation, coupled with inventive use of percussive and ambient vocal loops, creates a unique blend of folk, roots, groove and soul.

Seven Steps Up is just a half-hour drive from downtown Grand Rapids in the heart of downtown Spring Lake and offers plenty of free parking just outside the venue. Tickets are available online at Pin Drop Concerts.com or by calling the Box Office at 616-930-4755

Beth Ditto

Fire
Fake Sugar 2017 via Virgin
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(REQUESTED)

Beausoleil

Little Darlin'
Alligator Purse 2009 via Yep Roc Records
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Uncle Tupelo

Anodyne
Anodyne 1993 via Warner Bros / Wea
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Joel Mabus

When Peace, Like A River
Different Hymnals 2017 via Independent

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Lucky 3 Blues Band

Shakin' All Over
Howl! 2014 via Independent
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Low Cut Connie

Controversy
Dirty Pictures (part 1) 2017 via Contender
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7:40 pm
Consumer Educaton (click for more info)

Michigan's Consumer Education Program is offered for adults of all ages and shares how to be a savvy consumer by avoiding the tricks criminals use to steal from you.

For information, visit "Michigan dot gov slash AG" to set up a free program at your location or call 517-373-1140 to request a program.

Red Baraat

Burning Instinct
Shruggy Ji 2013 via Sinj Records
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King Floyd

Baby Let Me Kiss You
Choice Cuts 1994 via Waldoxy Records
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Down to the Bone

Crazy Vibes and Things
Crazy Vibes and Things 2002 via Grp Records
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Washington Squares

New Generation
Washington Squares 1987 via Gold Castle
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7:20 pm
Acoustic Cafe - Real Estate (click for more info)

Join us each Friday at 9am for Acoustic Cafe! Each week, listeners around the globe tune in to Acoustic Café to hear the latest from today's great songwriting talents.

This week, host Rob Reinhart welcomes the band Real Estate with a session in the Leon Loft

Acoustic Cafe is Friday at 9am - exclusively on WYCE!

The Mynabirds

Shouting At The Dark
BE HERE NOW 2017 via Saddle Creek
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Ben Folds

Not the Same
Rockin' The Suburbs 2001 via Sony
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Mindi Abair and the Boneshakers

Had To Learn The Hard Way
The EastWest Sessions 2017 via Pretty Good For A Girl
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Sturgill Simpson

In Bloom
A Sailors Guide To Earth 2016 via Atlantic
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The Big Takeover

Play Another Song
Silly Girl 2017 via Independent
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7:00 pm
OK2Say Middle School (click for more info)

The OK2SAY Program for Michigan students in grades "6 through 12" discusses how to protect themselves and those around them and provides a way for confidential tips to be reported on anything that threatens their safety or the safety of others.

For information, visit "Michigan dot gov slash OK 2 Say" or  call 517-373-1140 to request a program

(REQUESTED)

Ashley MacIsaac

Spoonboy
Hi, How Are You Today 1995 via A&M
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The Deslondes

Nelly
Hurry Home 2017 via NEW WEST
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Jenny and Johnny

Just Like Zeus
I'm Having Fun Now 2010 via Warner Bros.
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Caravan Palace

The Dirty Side Of The Street
Panic in the US 2012 via Independent
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6:40 pm

Catfish Keith

Mississippi River Blues
Mississippi River Blues 2017 via Fish Tail
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Sam Phillips

Baby I Can't Please You
Martinis and Bikinis 1994 via Virgin Records
a note about this track

Sam Philips used to be exclusively as Christian Rock singer until this album came out in 1994.

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(REQUESTED)

Earle / Vanzandt / Clark

Copperhead Road [Steve Earle]
Together at the Bluebird Café 2001 via American Originals
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6:30 pm

COMPILATIONS

I'm Goin' Down
Dead Man's Town - A Tribute To Born In The USA 2014 via Lightning Rod Records

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Havana Maestros

Fly (Featuring Sugar Ray)
Americuba 2017 via Warner Music Group
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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 calendars@wyce.org

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

Roomful Of Blues

Jambalaya
45 Live 2013 via Alligator Records
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Paul Pena

Gonna Move
New Train 2000 via Hybrid (Red)
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Shakey Graves

Dearly Departed
And The War Came 2014 via Dualtone
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Whitehorse

Boys Like You
Panther in the Dollhouse 2017 via Six Shooter
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6:00 pm
Cyber Safety 4 Kids (click for more info)

Michigan's Cyber Safety Initiative Program teaches Michigan youth in grades "K through 5" the importance of making safe and wise choices in a technologically evolving world. For more information, visit "Michigan dot gov slash OK 2 Say" or call 517-373-1140 to request a program.