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Playlist from 05/15/2007 @ 9:00pm

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Bruce Springsteen

Highway Patrolman
Nebraska 1982 via Sony
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Kirsty MacColl

Here Comes That Man Again
Tropical Brainstorm 2001 via V2
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Orchestra Baobab

El Son Te Llama
Specialist in All Styles 2002 via Nonesuch
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Sam Cooke

You Gotta Move
Night Beat 1963 via RCA
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11:40 pm
Local First Street Party (click for more info)
The 4th Annual "Local First" Street Party will be held on Saturday June 9th, from 3pm to midnight in front of The Bistro Bella Vita on Grandville Ave at Weston St downtown. It is a free all-day event, which features local beer, local food and local music. More information is available at or at 616-808-3788.

Rosie Thomas

Kite Song
These Friends of Mine 2007 via Nettwerk Records
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Clap Your Hands Say Yeah

Gimmie Some Salt
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah 2005 via Clap Your Hands Say
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The Clash

Spanish Bombs
London Calling [25th Anniversary Legacy Edition] 2004 via Sony
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Victor Mecyssne

You're Gonna Know
Hush Money 1998 via Sweetfish
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Larry Goldings

Quartet 2006 via Palmetto Records
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Radiation Vibe
No Word From Tom 2006 via Nettwerk Records
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11:20 pm
Computer tutorials (click for more info)
Adults who have little to no experience with computers are invited to Byron Township Branch of the Kent District Library for one-on-one tutorials this summer. The library is located at 8191 Byron Center SW. The number to call to register for instruction is 647-3835.

Sharon Shannon

The Four Jimmys [The Fitz Theme]
The Diamond Mountain Sessions 2001 via Compass Records
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John Hasbrouck

The Assassination of Cousin Brooks
Ice Cream 2001 via Ruthless Rabbit Records
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The Orb

Perpetual Dawn
The Orb's Adventures Beyond The Ultraworld 1991 via Big Life Records
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Gimme Some Daylight
I Just Wanna Play Guitar 2006 via Wanker Records
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11:00 pm
Circle Pines (click for more info)
Local non-profit Circle Pines Center is hiring summer staff for their 2007 Summer Circle Pines is currently hiring camp counselors, cooks and other summer staff. Staff members must enjoy working with children and desire to share their talents with campers and other staff. Circle Pines Center is a Summer Camp & Retreat Center located in the rolling hills of Barry County by Gun Lake, Mi. The number to call for information is 269-623-5555 or on-line at

Teenage Fanclub

It's All in My Mind
Man-Made 2005 via Merge Records
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It's All In Your Mind
What It Is! Funky Soul And Rare Grooves (1967-1977) 2006 via Rhino


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Joe Henry

The Diving Bell
Short Man's Room 1992 via Mammoth / Pgd


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Carla Bruni

La Noyee
Quelqu'un m'a dit 2004 via V2 Ada
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The Lascivious Biddies

Get Lucky 2004 via Eastway Records
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10:40 pm
CMC/UICA Fundraiser (click for more info)
The Community Media Center and Urban Institute of Contemporary Arts join together to present The Lascivious Biddies at Wealthy Theatre on Wednesday, June 13 at 7:30pm. The group is an all-female cocktail quartet, with four-part harmony, blending jazz, pop and cabaret into a unique sound. This benefit will include a post party at the Wealthy Theatre, tickets can be purchased at the CMC, 616-459-4788 x133.

Stan Ridgway

Drive, She Said
Songs That Made This Country Great 1992 via Capitol
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Watermelon Slim

The Wheel Man
The Wheel Man 2007 via Northern Blues
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The Frank and Joe Show

Bach Partita, No. 2 for Solo Violin-Mozart Jam
66 2-3 2005 via Sin-Drome Records
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Freedy Johnston

Unlucky 1993 via Bar None Records
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The Cash Brothers

How Was Tomorrow 2001 via Zoe Records
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10:20 pm
Gaelic Storm w/ Craic Wisely (click for more info)
WYCE and the Intersection Lounge present Gaelic Storm w/Craic Wisely on May 30th in a 8:30 p.m. show. Gaelic Storm channels the rowdy communal feel of an Irish pub on sing-alongs, pipe sets and fiddle tunes. Tickets for the 8:30 p.m. show on Wednesday, May 30th are available at Ticketmaster locations. Support for this show and for WYCE comes from The Intersection Lounge.


Driving Sideways
Magnolia- Music from the Motion Picture 1999 via Warner Bros / Wea


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Afro Disco
Stop The Earth, I Want To Get Off 2007 via Wonderwheel
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Chizmo Charles

Walkin' Blues
Up All Night 1999 via Blues Leaf Records
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Ben Kweller

Ben Kweller 2006 via Red Int / Red Ink
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10:00 pm
UICA Opening (click for more info)
The UICA is having an opening reception for three new exhibitions featuring artists Robin Starbuck, Dick Keaveny and Jenny Pope. This will be held on Friday, May 18th from 6-9pm. Hors d'oevres and refreshments will be provided. For more information call 616.454.7000.


Play Something Sweet (Brickyard Blues)
Bluesiana Hot Sauce 1994 via Shanachie


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Tom Waits

Bad Liver and a Broken Heart
Small Change 1976 via Elektra
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Say Goodbye
Remember Who I Am 2004 via Daemon Records
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Idgy Vaughn

Mister Wrong
Origin Story 2007 via Independent
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Ryan Shaw

Lookin' for a Love
This is Ryan Shaw 2007 via One Haven / RED / Columbia
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9:40 pm
GR Press Club (click for more info)
The Grand Rapids Press Club is holding an event, "Changing Skylines and Making Headlines- The Arts in Grand Rapids." It is a panel presentation to be held on Wednesday, May 23 from 12:30-1:30pm. The panelists will discuss how the current financial climate has affected their organizations. For more information call 616-456-8623.


Tracks Of My Tears
Kotch 1989 via Fontana Island
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Toni Lynn Washington

Are You Happy Now
Been So Long 2003 via Northern Blues
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The Breakers

Tried So Hard
Here for a Laugh 2007 via Funzalo
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Old Crow Medicine Show

Tell It To Me
Old Crow Medicine Show 2004 via Nettwerk Records
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Golden Smog

Blood On The Slacks 2007 via Lost Highway
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9:20 pm
Hat Trick 6 - Devil in a Woodpile (click for more info)
WYCE will finish off the Spring Hat Trick season on Monday ,June 4, at the One Trick Pony on 136 E. Fulton. The exciting three-piece acoustic group "Devil in a Woodpile." will take the stage at 7:30pm. Devil in a Woodpile breathes new, booty-shaking high spirit into the string band. The band features Rick Sherry on vocals, harp, washboard and clarinet; Tom Ray on upright bass and Joel Paterson on guitar. The Hat Trick series is presented by the law firm of Rhoades McKee, with support from Mark Swanson, maker of acoustic stringed instruments including guitars and bazoukis. The Sight Seer Radio Reading program will benefit from the final Hat. More information about all of our concerts is available at WYCE dot org.


Balobi Na Pimbwa (They Told Me to Run Away)
Roots of Rumba Rock- Congo Classics 1953-1954 2006 via Crammed Disc Us


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Brian Eno & John Cale

Been There, Done That
Wrong Way Up 1990 via Warner Brothers
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Muddy Waters

I Want to Be Loved
Hard Again 1977 via Sony
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Todd Thibaud

Little Mystery
Little Mystery 1999 via Doolittle
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9:00 pm
Avon Breast Cancer Walk (click for more info)
Local efforts are underway to raise funds for breast cancer research through the Avon Walk for Breast Cancer. To find out how to help, contact Pam Wells at or see