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Playing the best of [insert favorite artists here] since [insert random year here]!
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Be My Yoko Ono
1992 via Warner Brothers
Crazy Pritty Baby
Going Way Out With Heavy Trash
2007 via Yep Roc Records
2007 via Concord Records
Accident Waiting To Happen [live]
Ben & Jerry's Global Gumbo: Modern Roots Music From Around The World
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah
In This Home of Ice
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah
2005 via Clap Your Hands Say
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 www.grballet.com.
Live- A Fortnight in France
2004 via Blue Note Records
Rani Arbo & Daisy Mayhem
Big Old Life
2007 via Signature Sounds
The Boogie Kings
I Can't Turn You Loose
1992 via Jin Records
Can't Give It Up
1994 via Waldoxy Records
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 grcmc.org/theatre or by calling 616 459 4788 Ext 130.
Je M'Suis Fait Tout Petit
Putumayo Presents- French Cafe
2003 via Putumayo World Music
Your Next Lover
2007 via Warner Bros / Wea
Everything's Not Lost
2003 via Japanese Import
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
They Might Be Giants
1994 via Elektra / Wea
2002 via Rounder / UMGD
Down Home Funk Grass
2006 via Independent
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.
Dark Water & Stars
Thicker Than Water
2003 via Brush Fire Records
On the Road Again
Going Down- The Songs of Don Nix
2002 via Evidence
Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere
My Better Self
2005 via Razor & Tie
Fire In The Youth
2007 via Concord Records
Cryin' Out Loud
The Lucky One
2000 via Hightone Records
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.
âGrand Rapidsâ ownâ 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.
Coney Island Baby
2006 via RCA
2007 via Thirty Tigers
The Mother Hips
Singing Seems to Ease Me
Green Hills of Earth
2001 via Future Farmer
I Am Shelby Lynne
1999 via Mercury / Universal
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.
The Essentials: Grits & Pate
2006 via Independent
Mr. President (Have Pity on the Working Man)
Sail Away- The Songs Of Randy Newman
2006 via Sugarhill [Country]
Going Down the Road Feelin' Bad
Music Makers With Taj Mahal by Taj Mahal (2004-10-05)
2004 via Music Makers Recordings
2005 via Bluhammock
Start a War
2007 via Beggars Banquet
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.
Roots, Rock, Remixed
2007 via Quango Fontana
Straighten Up & Fly Right [from Dear God]
2003 via Mca
Getting Some Fun Out of Life
If Dreams Come True
2007 via Memphis Int'l
1994 via Epic Records
Summer of the Evening
Underneath the Radio
2006 via Eenie Meenie Records
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 www.schulerbooks.com.
Working Girl Blues
1995 via Black Top Records
Live Radical Mestizo
2005 via Compass
The Black Keys
All Hands Against His Own
2004 via Fat Possum
Those Darn Accordions!
Pump It Up
1994 via Flying Fish Records
2007 via Back Porch
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 âTruckabillyâ songs. Special guests Muddy V & The House Rockers will be there also.
The CD release party is at Jukeâs Bar on 506 Leonard on Saturday, September 8th at 9:00PM.
Information is available by calling Jukeâs Bar at 616-458-5399.