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Playlist from 02/21/2008 @ 12:00pm

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Josh Rouse

Winter In The Hamptons
Nashville 2005 via Rykodisc
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John Prine

Grandpa Was a Carpenter
Sweet Revenge 1973 via Atlantic / Wea
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Keith Jarrett-Gary Peacock-Jack DeJohnette

Wrap Your Troubles in Dreams (And Dream Your Troubles Away)
Whisper Not 2000 via ECM
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Bob Dylan

Workingman's Blues #2
Modern Times 2006 via Sony
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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.

The National

Fake Empire
Boxer 2007 via Beggars Banquet
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Josh Ritter

Monster Ballads
The Animal Years 2006 via V2 Ada
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Ben Allison

Little Things Run The World 2008 via Palmetto Records
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Doughty, Mike

27 Jennifers
Golden Delicious
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2:20 pm
Josh Ritter (click for more info)
WYCE and Calvin College present Josh Ritter in concert in early March. Josh has been praised for his beautifully spare, timeless songwriting and is winning comparisons to Nick Drake, and Leonard Cohen. Josh Ritter will perform at the Ladies Literary Club, Monday, March 3, at 8 pm Tickets are available through Calvin College Box Office: 616-526-6282 or online:

Korby Lenker

King of Hearts 2007 via Singular Recordings
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Jimi Hendrix

Like a Rolling Stone [Live]
Jimi Plays Monterey 2007 via Experience Hendrix
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Common Shiner

The Naturals
Viennas 2007 via Independent


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The Fred Knapp Trio

The Music of Gershwin 2007 via Independent


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2:00 pm
Local Resonance (click for more info)
Tune in to WYCE on Friday, March 14th at 11:00 a.m. for Local Resonance, our show about live and local music in West Michigan. This week's show will feature an interview and in-studio performances from the band Simien the Whale, plus another installment of My Three Songs. Local Resonance, Friday mornings at 11:00 on WYCE -- and archived on the web, at

Porky Cohen

Don't Lose Your Cool
Rhythm and Bones 1996 via Bullseye Blues / Pgd
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Braided Hair
The Vagabond 2005 via Bluhammock
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Joshua Redman

Greasy G
Momentum 2005 via Nonesuch


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Four Bitchin' Babes

Viagra In The Waters
Beyond Bitchin' 2000 via Shanachie
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1:40 pm
Bob Marley Birthday Bash (click for more info)
WYCE 88.1 FM and Ambassador David’s Productions LLC are proud to announce the “Bob Marley Birthday Bash 2008” at the beautifully restored historical Wealthy Theatre. This will be an evening of music and dance paying tribute to the king of Reggae music. Performers paying their respect to the king of Reggae music will be Grand Rapids' own Mystic Dub and from Kalamazoo, Zion Lion. Caribbean food and craft vendors will be on site selling their goods. The Bob Marley Birthday Bash will be on March 8th at 8PM at Wealthy Theatre on 1130 Wealthy St SE. Tickets are available by calling (616) 459-4788 x 131 or stopping by the Theatre Wednesdays and Fridays, 4-8 PM

Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova

Falling Slowly
Once 2007 via Sony/Bmg Int'l
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Lucinda Williams

World Without Tears 2003 via Lost Highway
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Eddie Vedder

Hard Sun
Into The Wild 2007 via J-Records
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1:20 pm
Astrid Williamson (click for more info)
Wednesdays at Wealthy is a new series of fun events to bring folks out to Wealthy Theatre. Scottish singer-songwriter Astrid Williamson will bring her wit and heartbreaking vocals to the stage along with her accompanying guitarist. This performance will feature Williamson on the Theatre’s Schimmel piano and acoustic guitar. The free show starts at 7:00PM on March 12th at Wealthy Theatre. Information about this and other Wednesdays at Wealthy events is available by calling 459-4788 Ext 130 or on-line at Lodging for WYCE's Wednesdays at Wealthy artists is provided by Peaches Bed & Breakfast.

Cormac McCarthy

Troubled Sleep 1990 via Green Linnet
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Didn't Leave Nobody but the Baby
O Brother, Where Art Thou? 2000 via Lost Highway
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Pulk-pull revolving doors
Amnesiac 2001 via Capitol
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Magnolia- Music from the Motion Picture 1999 via Warner Bros / Wea


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1:00 pm
INDISTR Jammies downloads... (click for more info)
Whether or not you made it out for WYCE's 9th Annual Jammies celebration at Wealthy Theatre, you have a chance to enjoy the music. Thanks to our sponsor,, music from Jammies artists will be available to download for FREE! That includes some songs recorded live at the Jammies, as well as tracks off the local award winners' albums. You will find the downloads on our website at Remember that these are live recordings, they have varying levels of volume and quality. If you have any questions about the tracks, send them to comment [at], not to the guys at INDISTR, whom we thank for the opportunity to make these available to you!

Will Kimbrough

Grown Up Now
Americanitis 2006 via Emergent / 92e


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David Byrne

Lilies of the Valley
David Byrne 1994 via Warner Brothers
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We Are Wyoming 2005 via Red Buttons Records
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The Mackrosoft

The Mighty Luconchu
Antonio's Giraffe 2005 via Wax Orchard
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Vampire Weekend

Mansard Roof
Vampire Weekend 2008 via Xl Recordings
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12:40 pm
(Generic) Specialized Language Development (click for more info)

The Specialized Language Development (SLD) Center , a community resource of West Michigan, is committed to bringing the power of reading, writing and spelling to all individuals with dyslexia or other unique learning styles, enabling them to achieve their full potential. They are currently looking for tutors in the West Michigan area. The number to call to find out more is 616 361 1182.

Dave Riley and Bob Corritore

I'm Not Your Junkman
Travelin' The Dirt Road 2007 via Blue Witch Records
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Nina Simone

Do I Move You
The Blues 1991 via Polydor
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Chris Smither

The Devil's Real
Live As I'll Ever Be 2000 via Hightone Records
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Al Kooper & Mike Bloomfield

59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin' Groovy)
Fillmore East- The Lost Concert Tapes 12-13-68 2003 via Sony
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12:20 pm
Hat Trick Beneficiaries (click for more info)
WYCE is planning the upcoming Spring Hat Trick Concert Series where a hat is passed to benefit area non-profits. If you know of a non-profit that you would like to nominate to be the beneficiary of one of the next Hat Trick concerts please contact and she can provide you with an application.


A Muzzle of Bees
A Ghost Is Born 2004 via Nonesuch
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Gary Louris

To Die a Happy Man
Vagabonds 2007 via Rykodisc
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Herbie Hancock

First Trip
Speak Like A Child 1987 via Blue Note Records
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12:00 pm
Blood Drive (click for more info)
Join WYCE and Michigan Community Blood Centers at the Hot Fun In The Summertime Blood Drive to help replenish the 140 pints of blood needed each day in West Michigan. When you stop by to give the gift of life you can choose a gift of a CD, enjoy Freshly grilled hot dogs from Forest Hills Foods and register to win a 50 inch Plasma HDTV from Decker and Sons Appliance on 430 Fuller NE. Hot Fun In The Summertime Blood Drive will be on July 8th from 8am - 7pm at the Michigan Community Blood Center’s donation center at 1036 Fuller Ave NE. For more information about this event and Michigan Community Blood Centers, visit