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Playlist from 01/08/2008 @ 9:00pm

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Playing the best of [insert favorite artists here] since [insert random year here]!

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Carbon - Silicon

Acton Zulus
The Last Post 2007 via Caroline
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Papa Grows Funk

John Brown
Mr. Patterson's Hat 2007 via Funky Crew
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Los Mocosos

American Us 2004 via Six Degrees


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Boz Scaggs

Found Love
Come On Home 1997 via Virgin Records
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11:40 pm
Grand Rapids Public Museum: Ethnic Heritage Festival (click for more info)
The Grand Rapids Public Museum is hosting the Ethnic Heritage Festival featuring music, dance, craft demonstrations, food and vendors representing various groups that call West Michigan home. The event will also feature the public premier of the new Planetarium show, "Everbody’s Sky: Star Stories from Around the World." The Ethnic Heritage Festival is Saturday, January 19th at the Public Museum of Grand Rapids. Opening ceremony is at 11:30AM. More information is available by calling 616-456-3977 or at

Mary Gauthier

Between Daylight And Dark 2007 via Lost Highway
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Jolie Holland

Roll my Blues
Catalpa 2003 via Anti
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Kenny Roby

Book Of Time
Mercury's Blues 2000 via Rice Box Records
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George Bedard and the Kingpins

I'm My Own Dog
Upside 1992 via Schoolkids Records
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Carlos Guitarlos

Keep My Hot Tamales Warm
Straight From the Heart 2003 via Nomad Records
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Korby Lenker

The Hook Comes Round
King of Hearts 2007 via Singular Recordings
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11:20 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.

Fiamma Fumana

Di Madre in Figlia [Mother to Daughter]
1.0 2001 via Omnium
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Take It All Away
Pressure Chief 2004 via Sony
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Treat Her Right

Trail Of Tears
The Anthology- 1985-1990 1998 via Razor & Tie
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Bassist/vocalist/co-leader Mark Sandman and drummer Billy Conway went on to form Morphine

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The Little Willies

No Place to Fall
The Little Willies 2006 via Milking Bull Records/EMI
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11:00 pm
Pancake Breakfast fundraiser (click for more info)
The Furniture City Auxillary will be holding a pancake breakfast to raise funds to support local veterans. The breakfast will include pancakes, bacon, sausage, scrambled eggs, coffee and juice. It will be held on Saturday January 12th from 8-11:00AM at the Boat and Canoe club on 300 North Park NE.

Shannon Curfman

The Weight
Loud Guitars, Big Suspicions 1999 via Arista
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Grace Potter And The Nocturnals

This Is Somewhere 2007 via Hollywood Records
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Nellie McKay

Identity Theft
Obligatory Villagers 2007 via Vanguard Records
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Talking Heads

Popular Favorites 1976-1992-Sand In the Vaseline 1992 via Sire / London/Rhino
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Putumayo Presents- Tango Around the World 2007 via Putumayo World Music


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10:40 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

Dwight Yoakam

I'm Bad, I'm Nationwide
Dwight's Used Records 2004 via Koch Records
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B.B. King

Nobody Loves Me But My Mother
The Best Of B.B. King 1987 via MCA
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That's All Right [Live]
House Rockin' And Blues Shoutin'!- Celebrating 15 Years Of The Rhythm Room 2007 via Blue Witch Records


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The Beautiful Girls

Under a Southern Sky
Ziggurats 2007 via Controlled Substance
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10:20 pm
Meijer Gardens winter series (click for more info)
If you enjoyed the Tuesday Evening Music Club local artists series at Meijer Gardens this summer, we have good news for you. WYCE and Meijer Gardens have teamed up once again for a Winter version of the Tuesday Evening concerts. For six consecutive weeks, the Winter Concert Series moves inside to the Gardens' Grand Room -- with sitting and standing room for over 1,000. WYCE programmers will emcee the nights' events. The series kicks off on Tuesday, January 22nd with local jazz-blues-jam band Quadraphonic, and alternative rock group GrRroPolis. All shows take place Tuesday nights at 7:00 p.m. The Gardens Cafe and Bar will be open during the performances. Admission prices for members and non-members -- and more information about the series -- can be found at

Larry McCray

Hole in My Heart
Delta Hurricane 1993 via Virgin Records


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Patty Griffin

Stolen Car
1000 Kisses 2002 via Ato Records
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Bruce Springsteen cover

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Joan Jones

So Your Love
Brown Blonde 2007 via Circle Back Music
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The Jayhawks

Red's Song
Tomorrow The Green Grass 1995 via American Records
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Ottmar Liebert

Little Wing
Little Wing 2001 via Sony
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10:00 pm
Civic Engagement Training (click for more info)
There will be a Civic Engagement Training for parents and professionals who want to learn more about the impact of toxic exposure on child development and how to communicate with elected officials and community leaders to protect children. This meeting will be at the Fountain Street Church at 12:30pm on January 16th. Information is available on-line at

Lucky Peterson

It's Your Thing
Move 1997 via Polygram Records
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Bobby "Blue" Bland

I'm Bobby
Memphis Monday Morning 1998 via Malaco Records
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Ruckus Roboticus

A Child's Introduction to Drums
Playing With Scratches 2007 via Grease
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Sam Phillips

Zero Zero Zero!
Omnipop 1996 via Virgin Records
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The Lemonheads

No Backbone
The Lemonheads 2006 via Vagrant Records
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9:40 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 .

Cliff Eberhardt

Good for Nothing Saint (Mr. Christopher)
Laugh Tracks 2 1996 via Shanachie
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Cliff Eberhardt

What Is Bothering Cliff Eberhardt Now?
Laugh Tracks 2 1996 via Shanachie
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Achados e Perdidos 2005 via Quannum Projects
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The Copperheads

Cold Mississippi 2006 via Bartered Soul
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Iris Dement

This Kind of Happy
The Way I Should 1998 via Warner Brothers
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9:20 pm
Super Happy Old Time Radio (click for more info)
The final event in the CMC Spotlight Series will be the Super Happy Old Time Radio Hour. WYCE and the rest of the media center celebrate community radio that is real, live and without commercial interruption. The Super Happy Old Time Radio event will celebrate the days when live radio shows were on stage and on radio simultaneously, featuring vignettes, serials and old style commercials. This show is produced and directed by members of Super Happy Funtime Burlesque with cameo appearances by WYCE programmers. Two productions of The Super Happy Old Time Radio Event will be at Wealthy Theatre, 1130 Wealthy St SE on Saturday, January 19, a 2pm matinee, and an 8pm evening show. The evening performance will be simulcast live on WYCE and Livewire, digital cable channel 916. More information and advanced tickets are available at 459-4788 Ext 130 or on-line at

Lemon Jelly

Ramblin' Man
Lost Horizons 2002 via Xl / Beggars Us Ada
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Mr. Anonymous

Shylean-Party Tonight Remix
Mr. Anonymous 2005 via Kab America
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w/guest DJs Bounty Killer, Danny English, Turbulence

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Hell Yes
Guero 2005 via Geffen Records
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Jan James

Living for the City
Drive Me Home 2006 via Blue Palace Records
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Iron & Wine

The Shepherd's Dog 2007 via Sub Pop
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9:00 pm
Actor's Theatre (click for more info)
Actor’s Theatre will be presenting the play “Going To St. Ives”, a story of two women who have different personal and political views, who discover they are each trying to accomplish the greatest good. Performances will be January 24th through 26th and January 31st through February 2nd. at the Spectrum Theatre at 160 fountain NE, all shows start at 8:00pm Actor's Theatre website is at The box office phone number is 234-3946.