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Playlist from 05/27/2007 @ 12:00am

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Fiona Apple

Extraordinary Machine
Extraordinary Machine 2005 via Sony
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The Allman Brothers Band

Whipping Post
A Decade Of Hits 1969-1979 1991 via Polygram Records
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John Mayer

Waiting On The World To Change
Continuum 2006 via Sony
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Rufus Wainwright

Going to a Town
Release The Stars 2007 via Geffen Records
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2:40 am
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.

Roy Hargrove

Hard Groove 2003 via Verve
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The Greyboy Allstars

V-Neck Sweater
What Happened to Television 2007 via Sci Fidelity Records
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John Scofield

Night Time Is The Right Time
That's What I Say- John Scofield Plays The Music of Ray Charles 2005 via Verve
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Liquid Soul

Sex God
One-Two Punch 2006 via Telarc
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2:20 am
Community Spotlight (click for more info)
WYCE and the Community Media Center present an evening of independent music and film on Saturday, June 9th at Wealthy Theatre. The local premiere of the documentary film "Before the Music Dies" will examine the complicated world of the corporate music industry, and how independent artists are struggling to create their own success outside of the mainstream. The event will also feature performances from local artists before and after the screening of the film. "Keep the Music Alive" is a fundraiser for the CMC's capital campaign, and a chance to see how funds from that campaign are changing the technical capabilities of Wealthy Theatre. CMC's "Keep the Music Alive" fundraiser is Saturday, June 9th. Beer, wine and mixed drinks will be available as well as standard movie concessions. Cocktail hour begins at 6:00. Program starts at 7:00. More information is available at or by calling 616-459-4788 x133.


Chug Chug Chug-A-Lug-(Push N' S
What It Is! Funky Soul And Rare Grooves (1967-1977) 2006 via Rhino


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Hang On In There (Stovall Siste
What It Is! Funky Soul And Rare Grooves (1967-1977) 2006 via Rhino


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Right On
What It Is! Funky Soul And Rare Grooves (1967-1977) 2006 via Rhino


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Soul Sound System
What It Is! Funky Soul And Rare Grooves (1967-1977) 2006 via Rhino


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2:00 am
Grand Rapids Civic Theatre (click for more info)
The Grand Rapids Civic Theatre presents "One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest" through the 23rd of June. This artful drama based on the 1962 novel by Ken Kesey takes you into the world of Chief Bromden, a Columbia River Indian thought to be deaf and dumb, as he observes rebel patient R.P. McMurphy confront the controlling authority of Nurse Ratched. Tickets information can be found at or by calling (616) 222-6650.

Tracy Chapman

I Used To Be A Sailor
Matters of the Heart 1992 via Elektra / Wea
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Nina Simone

Anthology 2003 via RCA
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James Brown

Night Train
The 50th Anniversary Collection 2003 via Utv Records
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De Dar Do
20 Ways to Float Through Walls 2007 via Crammed Disc Us


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Sebastian Tellier

Our Song
Air Late Night Tales
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1:40 am
UICA (click for more info)
Art Out Loud is a summer concert at the UICA featuring Mid-Life Crisis and Domestic Problems. Local artists will create paintings live in response to the music (to be raffled later that evening); other artists include glass blowers, a henna artist, a caricature artist, and prayer flag making. Art Out Loud takes place on August 22nd fro 6-10pm and will be raising funds for UICA's Artworks program that offers opportunities to youth. The number to call for tickets and information is 454-7000.

Cowboy Junkies

Sweet Jane
Waltz Across America 2000 via Latent Records
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Mo' Horizons

...and the New Bohemian Freedom 2003 via Stereo Deluxe
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Los Straitjackets

De Dia y de Noche [All Day and All of the Night]
Rock En Espanol, Vol. 1 2007 via Yep Roc
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Andy Palacio & the Garifuna Collective

Watina (I Called Out)
Watina 2007 via Cumbancha
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1:20 am
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.

Tom Waits

Drunk on the Moon
The Heart of Saturday Night 1974 via Elektra
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Nobody's Fault But My Own
Mutations 1998 via Geffen Records
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Dr. Lonnie Smith

Nobody's Fault
Boogaloo to Beck- A Tribute 2003 via Scufflin Records
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1:00 am
Rockford Community Concert Band (click for more info)
The Rockford Community Concert Band presents Celebrating America... Free Community Concerts. The first show is on Tuesday May 29th at 7pm at the Grand Rapids Home for Veterans at 3000 Monroe. The second show will be June 9th at 12:30pm at the downtown Rockford Pavilion following the parade. More information available at 616-866-7764.

R.L. Burnside

Goin' Down South
A Bothered Mind 2005 via Fat Possum
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Patti Smith

Gimme Shelter
Twelve 2007 via Sony
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Lucinda Williams

Are You Down
Essence 2001 via Lost Highway
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Dayna Kurtz

Love Where Did You Go
Beautiful Yesterday 2004 via Kismet / Mri


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12:40 am
Volunteer at Wealthy (click for more info)
Wealthy Theatre is in need of volunteers for their events this summer. Volunteer opportunities include, concessions, tickets and sound and lighting. If you have a few hours of time and would like to become involved in the historic Wealthy Theatre call 616 459-4788 Ext 109 or email

Hot Chip

(Just Like We) Breakdown
The Warning 2006 via Astralwerks
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DJ Spooky

Lama Lava
In Fine Style: DJ Spooky - 50,000 Volts of Trojan 2006 via Trojan Us
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Time Is Tight
Stax 50- A 50th Anniversary Celebration 2007 via Stax


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Elvis Costello & The Attractions

Watching the Detectives
The Very Best of Elvis Costello & The Attractions 1977–86 1994 via Rykodisc
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Amy Winehouse

You Know I'm No Good
Back To Black 2006 via Republic
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12:20 am
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.


A Case of You
A Tribute to Joni Mitchell 2007 via Nonesuch


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The Flaming Lips

The Golden Age (CD101 version)
Fight Test 2003 via Warner Brothers
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Wax Poetic

Istanbul Can Be Dub
Istanbul 2007 via Nublu Records
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Alphabet Soup
Wherever I Am I Am What Is Missing 2003 via Too Pure / Beggars
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Balkan Beat Box

Digital Monkey
Nu Med 2007 via Jdub Records
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12:00 am
Women's Resource Center (click for more info)
The Grand Rapids Women's Resource Center is offering a meeting to help women who are job seeking or looking for career direction. The group includes opportunities to network as well as learning networking and job seeking tips, job lead sharing, and employment or career resources and information. The group will meet on Wednesday, May 30th from 1-2pm at the Women's Resource Center located at 678 Front Avenue.