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Playlist from 09/04/2007 @ 9:00pm

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Barenaked Ladies

Be My Yoko Ono
Gordon 1992 via Warner Brothers
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Heavy Trash

Crazy Pritty Baby
Going Way Out With Heavy Trash 2007 via Yep Roc Records
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Robben Ford

Too Much
Truth 2007 via Concord Records
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Accident Waiting To Happen [live]
Ben & Jerry's Global Gumbo: Modern Roots Music From Around The World 1995
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Clap Your Hands Say Yeah

In This Home of Ice
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah 2005 via Clap Your Hands Say
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11:40 pm
GR Ballet (click for more info)
The Grand Rapids Ballet Company will be offering classes for all ages and levels of ability in Ballet, Jazz, Hip-Hop, Modern and Pilates. The number to call for enrollment is 616.454.4771 ext. 17 or online at

Patricia Barber

Live- A Fortnight in France 2004 via Blue Note Records
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Rani Arbo & Daisy Mayhem

Big Old Life 2007 via Signature Sounds
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The Boogie Kings

I Can't Turn You Loose
Nine Lives 1992 via Jin Records
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King Floyd

Can't Give It Up
Choice Cuts 1994 via Waldoxy Records
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11:20 pm
True North Film Festival (click for more info)
The True North Film Festival will be held on September 14th at Wealthy Theatre starting at 7:30PM. This festival was created to inspire and foster the burgeoning Michigan filmmaking community. Short films from the competition will be played-but of the top ten films featured, a winner will be selected through audience participation and a panel of independent judges. That filmmaker will win the sum total of all the entry fees of the competition. Doors open at 6:30PM. More information is available at or by calling 616 459 4788 Ext 130.


Je M'Suis Fait Tout Petit
Putumayo Presents- French Cafe 2003 via Putumayo World Music


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Lori McKenna

Your Next Lover
Unglamorous 2007 via Warner Bros / Wea
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Everything's Not Lost
Live 2003 2003 via Japanese Import
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11:00 pm
Kent County (click for more info)
Compact fluorescent light bulbs use two-thirds less energy than standard light bulbs and last a lot longer, but when your compact fluorescent bulbs finally do burn out, they should not be tossed in the trash because they contain mercury. The Kent County Department of Public Works offers a disposal service for these bulbs and other environmentally hazardous materials. The number to call to arrange for disposal of hazardous materials is 336-2570.

Little Jimmy King

Upside Down & Backwards
Something Inside Of Me 1994 via Bullseye Blues
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They Might Be Giants

John Henry 1994 via Elektra / Wea
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Natalie MacMaster

Jerry Tunes
Live 2002 via Rounder / UMGD
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Back Forty

Sideways Daydream
Down Home Funk Grass 2006 via Independent


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10:40 pm
Center For Inquiry (click for more info)
The Center For Inquiry will bring author Susan Jacoby to speak at the Women's City Club on September 12th at 7:00pm. She will be presenting her new book Freethinkers: A History of American Secularism. Freethinkers celebrates the secular heritage that gave Americans the first government in the world founded not on the authority of God but on the bedrock of human reason. The number to call for information on this event is 616-698-2342.

Jack Johnson

Dark Water & Stars
Thicker Than Water 2003 via Brush Fire Records
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Don Nix

On the Road Again
Going Down- The Songs of Don Nix 2002 via Evidence
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Dar Williams

Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere
My Better Self 2005 via Razor & Tie
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B-Side Players

Nuestras Demandas
Fire In The Youth 2007 via Concord Records
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Christy McWilson

Cryin' Out Loud
The Lucky One 2000 via Hightone Records
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10:20 pm
Mustard Plug (click for more info)
Local ska band Mustard Plug invites WYCE listeners to their CD Release party on Sunday, September 16th at The Intersection Lounge. “Grand Rapids’ own” Mustard Plug have been playing ska throughout North America, Europe, Brazil and Japan for the last 16 years. The band is proud to release its latest record, "In Black and White" with this record release show in their home town. Other bands that will be playing are MU330, Whole Wheat Bread, West Bound Train and The Flaming Tsunamis. Doors open at 5pm and the all ages show starts at 5:30. Advance tickets are available at Vertigo Records or through Ticketmaster. Support for WYCE and this show comes from The Intersection Lounge, 133 Grandville Avenue Southwest.

Lou Reed

Ooohhh Baby
Coney Island Baby 2006 via RCA
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The Dynamites

Kaboom! 2007 via Thirty Tigers
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The Mother Hips

Singing Seems to Ease Me
Green Hills of Earth 2001 via Future Farmer
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Shelby Lynne

Your Lies
I Am Shelby Lynne 1999 via Mercury / Universal
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10:00 pm
Walk for Sudan (click for more info)
Grace Episcopal and Sudanese Grace Church members are raising funds to purchase supplies for over 6,600 students in four cities in southern Sudan. "Walk For Sudan" will be held on Saturday September 22. Check -in will be at 8:00am in the St. Cecilia Music Society parking lot, 24 Ransom Avenue NE. the walk will begin at 8:30am. The number for information is 616-241-4631.


Captain's Song
The Essentials: Grits & Pate 2006 via Independent
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Mr. President (Have Pity on the Working Man)
Sail Away- The Songs Of Randy Newman 2006 via Sugarhill [Country]


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Taj Mahal

Going Down the Road Feelin' Bad
Music Makers With Taj Mahal by Taj Mahal (2004-10-05) 2004 via Music Makers Recordings
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Braided Hair
The Vagabond 2005 via Bluhammock
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The National

Start a War
Boxer 2007 via Beggars Banquet
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9:40 pm
Twenty Years of Radio (click for more info)
In celebration of our twentieth anniversary WYCE is seeking out the voices of the past. If you were a programmer in past years, we would like to speak with you. If you were a listener in the early days and you have a good story to tell about the station we need you to call us at the station and participate in our celebration of twenty years of community radio. Please call station manager Kevin Murphy at 616-459-4788 Extension 111 and let him know you are interested in helping us with our birthday project.

Bob Marley

Small Axe
Roots, Rock, Remixed 2007 via Quango Fontana
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Lyle Lovett

Straighten Up & Fly Right [from Dear God]
Smile 2003 via Mca
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Ann Savoy

Getting Some Fun Out of Life
If Dreams Come True 2007 via Memphis Int'l
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Indigo Girls

Least Complicated
Swamp Ophelia 1994 via Epic Records
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Summer of the Evening
Underneath the Radio 2006 via Eenie Meenie Records
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9:20 pm
Schuler's anniversary deal (click for more info)
Schuler Books & Music is helping the Community Media Center cap off its fundraising campaign in September. On September 15th Schuler's will celebrate its 25th anniversary as an independent, local seller of books and music. The anniversary celebration will include live music from local artists, as well as a book-signing event with National Book Award winner Jonathan Franzen, author of the New York Times' bestseller "The Corrections." Schuler will donate 20% of the proceeds from the sale of Franzen's books to the Community Media Center -- as well as a percentage of sales of music by Harry Lucas & The Lowdown -- one of the night's performers. A full line-up, schedule and more information can be found at

Phillip Walker

Beatrice, Beatrice
Working Girl Blues 1995 via Black Top Records
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Nordal Rumba
Live Radical Mestizo 2005 via Compass
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The Black Keys

All Hands Against His Own
Rubber Factory 2004 via Fat Possum
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Those Darn Accordions!

Pump It Up
Squeeze This! 1994 via Flying Fish Records
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The Subdudes

Work Clothes
Street Symphony 2007 via Back Porch
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9:00 pm
Truckstop Cobras (click for more info)
The Truck Stop Cobras are having a party to introduce their new release called "Live From Juke's Joint". The recording is from a live performance at Jukes Bar earlier this year and is full of Truckstop Cobras original “Truckabilly” songs. Special guests Muddy V & The House Rockers will be there also. The CD release party is at Juke’s Bar on 506 Leonard on Saturday, September 8th at 9:00PM. Information is available by calling Juke’s Bar at 616-458-5399.