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Playlist from 01/16/2019 @ 9:00pm

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Pedro the Lion

Quietest Friend
Phoenix 2019 via Polyvinyl
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Brandi Carlile

Wherever is Your Heart
The Firewatcher's Daughter 2015 via ATO
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The Breath

Carry Your Kin 2016 via Real World
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Good Old War

The River
Part of Me EP 2017 via Nettwerk
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11:40 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.


Life on Mars
The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou 2004 via Hollywood Records
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Seu Jorge


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Jen Sygit

Hurricane Rider
It's About Time 2018 via Independent


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Lily & Madeleine

Just Do It
Canterbury Girls 2019 via New West Records
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City and Colour

If I Should Go Before You
If I Should Go Before You 2015 via Dine Alone Records
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11:20 pm
UICA [generic] (click for more info)

For more than 30 years, The Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts has offered the community innovative experiences in the latest art forms. Today, they present programs in visual arts, film, dance, literature, performance arts and music. They provide artists with studio space, sales support and educational opportunities - all under one roof. To learn about the UICA and its new location at 2 Fulton Street West - visit UICA dot ORG

Ella Fitzgerald

Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered
First Lady Of Song 2013 via Verve
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Hozier Feat. Mavis Staples

Nina Cried Power
Single 2018 via Columbia
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The O'Jays

Above The Law
Single 2018 via S-Curve Records
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Benjamin Booker

Witness 2017 via ATO Records
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Joe Strummer & the Mescaleros

Johnny Appleseed
Global a Go-Go 2001 via Epitaph / Ada
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11:00 pm
West Michigan Environmental Action Council (click for more info)
Since 1968, the West Michigan Environmental Action Council has served as West Michigan’s leading voice for environmental protection. WMEAC [WEE-me-ack] works to protect and enhance West Michigan’s natural and human environments by translating the concerns of people into positive action. More information is available at 616-451-3051 or info at

First Aid Kit

Rebel Heart
Ruins 2018 via Sony Music
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Priscilla Renea

Let's Build a House
Coloured 2018 via Thirty Tigers
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May Erlewine & The Motivations

In the Night
In The Night [EP] 2018 via EarthWorkMusic
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10:40 pm
The Arc Kent County (click for more info)

The Arc Kent County advocates for the rights and full participation of all people with developmental disabilities. Together with members, The Arc Kent County works to improve systems of support and services; connect families; inspire communities and influence public policy. They are committed to building inclusive communities through advocacy, support and information. More information at Arc Kent dot org

The Suffers

Do Whatever
Everything Here 2018 via Shanachie
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The Things You Do
Found EP 2016 via Independent
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Take Me Apart 2017 via Warp
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Amber Mark

High On Your Love
Single 2018 via W Records
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Hollie Cook

Sweet Like Chocolate
Single 2018 via Merge
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10:20 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

Gogol Bordello

Tribal Connection
Super Taranta! 2007 via Side One Dummy
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Angel Olsen

Heart Shaped Face
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St. Vincent

Jesus Saves, I Spend
Marry Me 2007 via Beggars Banquet Us
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Adia Victoria

Different Kind Of Love
Single 2019 via Atlantic Records
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10:00 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"


Virgo (Clean)
Single 2018 via Rhymesayers
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Jamila Woods

Blk Girl Soldier
HEAVN (2017 Reissue) 2017 via Jagjaguwar
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Gary Clark Jr.

Don't Owe You a Thang
The Bright Lights EP 2011 via 101 DISTRIBUTION
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Single 2018 via Independent
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Conrad Shock & the Noise

I Don't Know What It Means To You
Red Skys & Pyrrhic Minds 2016 via Independent
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9:40 pm
Well House (click for more info)

601 Cass SE Grand Rapids, MI 49503 Phone: (616) 245-3910 Fax: (616) 241-4498 Email:

Maya Jupiter

Never Said Yes (Clean Edit)
Never Said Yes 2018 via Artivist Entertainment
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Gabriel Teodros

Continuum (feat. Meklit)
History Rhymes If It Doesn't Repeat (A Southend Healing Ritual) 2019 via Independent
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Mia Dyson

If I Said Only So Far I Take It Back 2018 via Single Lock/Cooking Vinyl
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9:20 pm
GR LIVE (click for more info)

Join WYCE tomorrow at noon in HOME at The Bob for a remote broadcast of GR Live! 

 This week's live musical guests include Abram Gunther, Jesse Ray & The Carolina Catfish, and Bent Stalets

Stop into Home at The Bob to catch the show in person at 20 Monroe Ave NW - or stream on your lunch break at WYCE dot ORG

Roosevelt Diggs

Better Days
Better Days 2018 via Independent


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Flo Morrissey & Matthew E. White

Look At What The Light Did Now
Gentlewoman, Ruby Man 2017 via Glassnote
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Elliott Smith

Memory Lane
From a Basement on the Hill 2004 via Anti
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Solitary Daughter
Bedouine 2017 via Spacebomb
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Jesca Hoop

Memories Are Now 2017 via Sub Pop
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9:00 pm
ACLU of Michigan [Audio PSA] (click for more info)