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Playlist from 12/26/2007 @ 12:00pm

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Lucinda Williams

Wrap My Head Around That
West 2007 via Lost Highway
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Arcade Fire

My Body is a Cage
Neon Bible 2007 via Merge Records
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Andrew Bird

Armchair Apocrypha 2007 via Fat Possum Records
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Either Way
Sky Blue Sky 2007 via Nonesuch
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2:40 pm
Listener feedback (click for more info)
WYCE wants to hear from you. Do you have compliments or complaints about what you hear on WYCE? Is there something you'd like to hear more or less of? We want to know how you, the community, feel about your community radio station. There are two ways to provide your feedback to WYCE. You can either go to our website,, and fill out the online survey, or you can call and leave a message on our listener feedback line. That number is 616-459-4788 x222. Thanks for helping us make WYCE the best it can be.


Breathe You In
Sound Sutras 2007 via Intent City
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Viva Voce

Mixtape = Love
Lovers, Lead the Way!/The Heat Can Melt Your Brain 2007 via Amore Phonics
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LCD Soundsystem

Someone Great
Sound Of Silver 2007 via Capitol
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Beastie Boys

Suco De Tangerina
The Mix-Up 2007 via Capitol
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2:20 pm
Blackie and the Rodeo kings (click for more info)
WYCE enters the 2008 concert season with a performance from Blackie and the Rodeo Kings and Their Traveling Roadshow Extravaganza -- presented by Hopcat. Blackie & The Rodeo Kings is a collaboration between three longtime solo artists, Colin Linden, Stephen Fearing and Tom Wilson, who have recently released a wonderful collection of music called "Let's Frolic". Local acoustic roots band Arganik will open the show. The concert takes place Thursday, January 24th at 7:30PM at Wealthy Theatre. Tickets are just $8 through Friday, January 18th, at which point they go up to the regular price of $12. All proceeds benefit your station, 88.1 FM WYCE. Tickets can be purchased by calling 616-459-4788 x130. Technical assistance for this concert provided by Rainbow Music. Lodging provided by Peaches Bed & Breakfast on Heritage Hill. Additional support provided by Pilar's Cafe.


House of Cards
In Rainbows 2007 via Ato Records / Red
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Jose Gonzalez

Down the Line
In Our Nature 2007 via Mute
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Honey Honey
The Reminder 2007 via Cherry Tree
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Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings

100 Days, 100 Nights
100 Days, 100 Nights 2007 via Daptone
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Southpaw Players

What He Said
Spar City 2007 via Independent


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2:00 pm
Method Acting Class at CMC (click for more info)
Method Acting classes are here at the Community Media Center and you may become part of the group at any time. Meeting on Tuesday evenings, method acting classes will be taking place in the Wealthy Theatre Annex. Classes start at 6pm and run until 8pm. Join the fun learning from an experienced stage and screen actor, Jadon Fowler. You'll learn the basics of method acting and have the opportunity to attend a stage production and perform in the Wealthy Theatre. You must be a CMC member and the cost is $5 per class. To register call Gretchen at 459.4788 ext 126 or sign up at the class on Tuesday evening.

Jeff Buckley

The Sky Is A Landfill
So Real- Songs From Jeff Buckley 2007 via Sony
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Tom Waits

Ice Cream Man
Closing Time 1973 via Elektra
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Space Oddity
Nerve 2003 via Harmonized
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Dubwise & Otherwise, Vol. 2 2002 via Independent


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Nina Simone

Backlash Blues
The Blues 1991 via Polydor
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1:40 pm
Water Festival (click for more info)
To raise funds for this years' annual Water Festival, Michigan musicians Hawks and Owls, Seth Bernard and Daisy May and Rachel Davis will be performing at a pre-festival event at Wealthy Theatre. Local environmentalists and concerned citizens will gather to present information to educate and activate the public around water issues. The Water Festival Winter Fundraiser is on Saturday January 5th at 7:00PM at Wealthy Theatre. For information on this event you can call 616-459-4788 Ext 130 or look on-line at

Rufus Wainwright

Cigarettes and Chocolate Milk (Reprise)
Poses 2001 via Dreamworks
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The Fat Man
Goin' Home: A Tribute to Fats Domino 2007 via Vanguard Records
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John Scofield

Let's Go Get Stoned
That's What I Say- John Scofield Plays The Music of Ray Charles 2005 via Verve
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Hot Chip

The Warning
The Warning 2006 via Astralwerks
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Talking Heads

Love-Building on Fire
Popular Favorites 1976-1992-Sand In the Vaseline 1992 via Sire / London/Rhino
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1:20 pm
Scriptwriting (click for more info)
The Community Media Center is offering a six week course in script writing. Learn script writing format, structure,idea development, and industry perspective. The class is on Tuesday evenings starting January 15th at 1100 Wealthy SE. Information is available at 616-459-4788 Ext 126 or by email at


She's Your Baby
White Pepper 2000 via Elektra / Wea
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Cafe Tacuba

Sino 2007 via Universal Latino
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3 Cohens

Braid 2007 via ANZIC RECORDS
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The Meters

All I Do Every Day
The Meters Jam 1992 via Rounder Select
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1:00 pm
Fund Drive Goodies (click for more info)
Once again we would like to thank our listener-sponsors for the support shown during the spring fund drive. If you have yet to pick up your incentives, including shirts, hats, pint glasses, and mugs please do so! If you didn't have a chance to make a donation during the fund drive, there is still time. Simply log onto and click on the 'donate now' link.

Fire and Knives

Ten High
Fire and Knives 2007 via Independent


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The Black Keys

Goodbye Babylon
Magic Potion 2006 via Nonesuch
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Radio #1
KCRW- Sounds Eclectic Too 2002 via Palm Pictures (Audio


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Joyful Rebellion 2004 via Astralwerks / Emd
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Augustus Pablo

Ozone Layer - Augustus Pablo
Rockers International Showcase 1991 via Rykodisc
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12:40 pm
Calvin (click for more info)
Calvin College will host the award-winning January Series covering the presidential election, the world's rain forests, medical ethics, the history of black gospel music and more. Presentations take place from 12:30 -1:30 p.m. throughout January 23, in the Fine Arts Center on Calvin's campus. More information is available at

Nouvelle Vague

Just Can't Get Enough
Nouvelle Vague 2005 via Luaka Bop
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Hugh Cornwell

Golden Brown
hi fi 2001 via Koch Records
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Buddy Guy

Baby Please Don't Leave Me
Sweet Tea 2001 via Jive
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Horace Silver

Song For My Father
Funky Pieces of Silver- The Horace Silver Songbook, Volume 1 2007 via Highnote
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12:20 pm
St Cecilia Jazz Series (click for more info)
St Cecilia Music Center presents Tenor sax player and composer Joe Lovano with his quartet as part of their jazz series. The concert is on Thursday, January 24 at 7:30 PM at St. Cecilia’s which is located at 24 Ransom in Downtown Grand Rapids. Information on this and other concerts at St. Cecilia is available by calling 459-2224 or on-line at .

R.L. Burnside

Let My Baby Ride
Come On In 1998 via Fat Possum
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Townes Van Zandt

If I Needed You [#]
Rear View Mirror 1993 via Sugarhill [Country]
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Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down)
Kill Bill Vol. 1 (A Quentin Tarantino Film) 2003 via Independent


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The Church

Under the Milky Way
El Momento Descuidado 2005 via Liberation Music
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Aaron Neville

Ave Maria
Warm Your Heart 1991 via A&M
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12:00 pm
End of Year (click for more info)
WYCE sends a big "thank-you" to all of the listener-sponsors who made 2007 one of our best years ever. There is still time to make a last-minute contribution, and take advantage of all the deductions and credits on your 2007 federal and state income taxes. To make a credit card donation, call 616-459-4788, extension 109 or 111 on Thursday, December 27th or Friday, December 28th. Or, drop a check in the mail -- but make sure it is postmarked before December 31st. Thanks again for making the "the best little radio station on the planet"!