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Dizzy Gillespie All-Star Big Band

Con Alma
Dizzy's Business 2006 via Mcg Jazz
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The National

Fake Empire
Boxer 2007 via Beggars Banquet
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M. Ward

Chinese Translation
Post-War 2006 via Merge Records
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Wilco

Either Way
Sky Blue Sky 2007 via Nonesuch
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Ray Charles

It Should've Been Me
The Best Of Ray Charles- The Atlantic Years 1994 via Rhino/Wea UK
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2:40 pm
Asian Film Fest (click for more info)
The Asian Health Outreach Foundation presents the 2008 West Michigan Asian Film Festival. This film festival will feature 10 notable films from different Asian countries once a month at Celebration Cinema in Grand Rapids. The festival kicks off with the showing of "Imelda", a film on the former Philippine First Lady Imelda Marcos' rise to power and fall from grace. "Imelda" will be shown on Sunday, March 30, 2008 at 2:00 p.m. at the Celebration Cinema - Knapp corner, East Beltline, 2121 Celebration NW.Beginning 2:00 p.m. Information is available by calling Minnie Morey at 616-855-6617. Tickets cost $9.00 per person or a special price of $25.00 per person for three films. For a full list of the films featured, dates and ticket information, please visit www.asianhealthoutreach.org. Tickets may also be reserved by calling Minnie Morey at 616-855-6617.

Hot Chip

Made In The Dark
Made in the Dark 2008 via Astralwerks
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Suphala

The Blank Page
Blueprint 2007 via Suphala Productions; www.suphala.com
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Jose Gonzalez

Teardrop
In Our Nature 2007 via Mute
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Warren Zevon

My Ride's Here
My Ride's Here 2001 via Artemis Records
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2:20 pm
March Music Madness (click for more info)
Throughout the month of March, WYCE is pleased to bring you music from some of your favorite artists -- and a chance to win their music and more! WYCE's "March Music Madness" is a light-hearted alternative to the basketball tournament that grabs so many people's attention this time of year. In OUR musical "tournament", you choose your favorite performers from a field of 64 of WYCE's top bands and artists. One grand prize winner will get a collection of music from the listeners' overall #1 artist, donated by Vertigo Music. The Grand Prize winner will also receive a pair of tickets to the Rothbury Music Fesival, featuring WYCE favorites like Keller Williams, Michael Franti & Spearhead, Taj Mahal, The Black Keys and dozens more. WYCE listener-sponsors will receive an official entry form in the mail, as part of our Fast Forward quarterly newsletter. Entry forms and official rules are also available at the Community Media Center at 711 Bridge St. No purchase - or donation - is necessary to enter. Thanks for listening to WYCE, and enjoy March Music Madness!

Maceo Parker

Off the Hook
Roots & Grooves 2008 via Heads Up
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Andrew Bird

The Naming of Things
The Mysterious Production of Eggs 2005 via Righteous Babe
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(REQUESTED)

Sufjan Stevens

All Good Naysayers, Speak Up! Or Forever Hold Your Peace!
Greetings from Michigan- The Great Lake State 2003 via Sounds Familyre
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2:00 pm
Circle Pines Center (click for more info)
Circle Pines Center is currently taking applications for its summer camp job positions of camp counselor, health officer, and kitchen assistant for the month of July. The non-profit cooperative summer camp offers miles of trails, swimming in Stuart Lake and much more. Circle Pines is located in Delton, Michigan, 35 miles south of Grand Rapids. Applications are available online at www.circlepinescenter.org or by calling 269-623-5555.

Ruckus Roboticus

How to Handle Grown Ups
Playing With Scratches 2007 via Grease
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Air

Kelly Watch the Stars
Moon Safari 1998 via Caroline
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Kinky

The Headphonist
Rarities 2007 via Sonic360
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Tom Tom Club

Time to Bounce
Live @ The Clubhouse 2002 via Tip Top Music
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1:40 pm
Hat Trick -Two Loons For Tea (click for more info)
WYCE celebrates seven years of the Hat Trick Concert series with a visit from "Two Loons For Tea", a four piece group tied together by the imaginative duo of Sarah Scott and Jonathan Kochmer with hauntingly beautiful vocals, hypnotic melodies and colorfully offbeat lyrics. Two Loons For Tea will perform on March 24th at One Trick Pony, 136 E. Fulton St. at 7:30 p.m. A hat will be passed to benefit Circle Pine Center, A non-profit summer camp and weekend retreat in Delton, Mi that focuses on cooperation, peace, social justice, the environment, art , music and drama. The Hat Trick Concert series is sponsored by the law firm of Rhoades McKee, with support from Mark Swanson, maker of acoustic stringed instruments including guitars and bazoukis. Lodging for the series is provided by Peaches Bed & Breakfast.

Invisible Mansion

The Derby of Collins
More Vibrant Shadows 2007 via Hidden Feast

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Thievery Corporation

The Mirror Conspiracy
The Mirror Conspiracy 2000 via Eighteenth Street
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Tom Waits

Goin' Out West
Bone Machine 1992 via Island
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DeVotchKa

Head Honcho
A Mad And Faithful Telling 2008 via Anti
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Dayna Kurtz

Love Where Did You Go
Beautiful Yesterday 2004 via Kismet / Mri

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1:20 pm
Hormonal Imbalance (click for more info)
The Four Bitchin' Babes return to Grand Rapids with their new show titled "Hormonal Imbalance!", a musical review, part stand up comedy and part serious song craft. The all acoustic performance stars Sally Fingerette, Debi Smith, Nancy Moran and Deidre Flint. "Hormonal Imbalance" will be on March 13th at 7:30pm at Fountain Street Church. Tickets are available at all Schuler Book Stores and on-line at www.liveatthefountain.org.

COMPILATIONS

De Costas Pro Mundo
The Rough Guide to Brazilian Electronica 2003 via World Music Network

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COMPILATIONS

Lilac Wine [the Album Leaf Remix]
Verve Remixed, Vol. 3 2005 via Verve

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Jackie Greene

Shaken
Giving Up The Ghost 2008 via 429 Records

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Beck

Guess I'm Doing Fine
Sea Change 2002 via Interscope Records
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Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova

Say It To Me Now
Once 2007 via Sony/Bmg Int'l
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1:00 pm
Hothouse Flowers (click for more info)
Today's WYCE Red Hot Lunch Sponsor is the BOB in downtown Grand Rapids, joining with Sparks Media to present Irish rock band Hothouse Flowers in a special Saint Paddy's eve show at the BOB on Sunday March 16th beginning at 7pm. U2s Bono calls the lead singer of Hothouse Flowers "the best white soul singer in the world". Opening for Hothouse Flowers will be Irish band PreNup and Grand Rapids singer/songwriter Ralston Bowles. Advance tickets are available at The BOB, located at 20 Monroe NW in downtown Grand Rapids or online at www.etix.com. More information is available through Sparks Media at 616-450-4557.

Shabaka

African Spirit
The Black Loyalist 2007 via Independent
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Ticklah

Mi Sonsito
Ticklah Vs. Axelrod 2007 via Easy Star Records
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Dengue Fever

Woman in the Shoes
Venus On Earth 2008 via M80
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Half-Handed Cloud

Earth Outside of Ghost Will Only Be Quicksand
Halos + Lassos 2006 via Asthmatic Kitty
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Clap Your Hands Say Yeah

Upon This Tidal Wave of Young Blood
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah 2005 via Clap Your Hands Say
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12:40 pm
Hothouse Flowers (click for more info)
Today's WYCE Red Hot Lunch Sponsor is the BOB in downtown Grand Rapids, joining with Sparks Media to present Irish rock band Hothouse Flowers in a special Saint Paddy's eve show at the BOB on Sunday March 16th beginning at 7pm. U2s Bono calls the lead singer of Hothouse Flowers "the best white soul singer in the world". Opening for Hothouse Flowers will be Irish band PreNup and Grand Rapids singer/songwriter Ralston Bowles. Advance tickets are available at The BOB, located at 20 Monroe NW in downtown Grand Rapids or online at www.etix.com. More information is available through Sparks Media at 616-450-4557.

R.L. Burnside

Someday Baby
A Bothered Mind 2005 via Fat Possum
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Nicole Willis and the Soul Investigators

Blues Downtown
Keep Reachin' Up 2007 via Light In The Attic Records
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Ben Harper with the Blind Boys of Alabama

Satisfied Mind
There Will Be A Light 2004 via Virgin Records Us
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Blind Willie Johnson

It's Nobody's Fault But Mine
The Complete Blind Willie Johnson 1993 via Sony
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Bessie Smith

Rocking Chair Blues
The Complete Recordings, Vol. 1 [Columbia-Legacy] Disc 2 1991 via Columbia Legacy
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12:20 pm
River City Slims (click for more info)
Today's Blues Sandwich was brought to you by River City Slims, the new venue for blues in downtown Grand Rapids. River City Slims offers Cajun and Creole cuisine and live blues on weekends. On Sat. March 15, River City Slims welcomes national touring artist Ronnie Baker Brooks. More information is available at www.rivercityslims.com or 776-1000

COMPILATIONS

Superstar
Juno- Music From The Motion Picture 2008 via Rhino Records

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Antibalas

Beaten Metal
Security 2007 via Anti
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COMPILATIONS

Desire
In The Name Of Love- Africa Celebrates U2 2008 via Shout Factory

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Black Rebel Motorcycle Club

Weapon of Choice
Baby 81 2007 via Red Int / Red Ink
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12:00 pm
Hothouse Flowers (click for more info)
Today's WYCE Red Hot Lunch Sponsor is the BOB in downtown Grand Rapids, joining with Sparks Media to present Irish rock band Hothouse Flowers in a special Saint Paddy's eve show at the BOB on Sunday March 16th beginning at 7pm. U2s Bono calls the lead singer of Hothouse Flowers "the best white soul singer in the world". Opening for Hothouse Flowers will be Irish band PreNup and Grand Rapids singer/songwriter Ralston Bowles. Advance tickets are available at The BOB, located at 20 Monroe NW in downtown Grand Rapids or online at www.etix.com. More information is available through Sparks Media at 616-450-4557.