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Playlist from 12/27/2008 @ 9:00pm

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Lyle Lovett

Pontiac 1987 via Mca Nashville
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Jaco Pastorius

The Essential Jaco Pastorius 2007 via Sony Legacy
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Equal Rights - Anthony B.
Now 2001 via Beatville Records
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The Waifs

Without You
Sundirtwater 2008 via Compass Records
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11:40 pm
W@W - January 14th (click for more info)
For the January edition of WYCE at Wealthy, we present "Buster In Blue", a screening of the classic Buster Keaton silent film "The General", accompanied LIVE by an original score from local band Blue Dahlia. The film stars Keaton as a Confederate railroad engineer who has two loves-- his girl, and his engine. Blue Dahlia will create music for the film that will transport you into the story, steaming along with a groove inspired by The Meters, Edgar Allen Poe, traditional Irish and American tunes, coupled with tango, bluegrass and rock ‘n’ roll. The show begins at 6:30 PM on Wednesday, January 14th. Tickets are $4 in advance, $8 the day of the show and are available by visiting or the Wealthy Theatre Box Office. This show at Wealthy Theatre is made possible with support from The Black Rose Irish Pub. Additional support comes from Ether LAN Portal. Proceeds from this show benefit 88.1 FM WYCE.

Ben Vaughn

The Man Who Has Everything
Mood Swings 1992 via Restless Records
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Peter Keane

Everything But You
Milton Street 2001 via Broken White Records
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Timbuk 3

A Sinful Life
Espace Ornano 1991 via Watermelon
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Death Cab for Cutie

Your New Twin Sized Bed
Narrow Stairs 2008 via Atlantic
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Palm of Your Hand
Pressure Chief 2004 via Sony
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Amadou & Mariam

Dimanche a Bamako 2005 via Nonesuch
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11:20 pm
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Keb' Mo'

Everybody Be Yo'self
Big Wide Grin 2001 via Sony
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Laura Love

Fourteen Days 2000 via Zoe Records
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Al Green

I Can't Get Next to You
Al Green's Greatest Hits 1995 via Capitol
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Jacqui Naylor

How Deep Is Your Love
You Don't Know Jacq 2008 via Ruby Records (Ryko)
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11:00 pm
Toast and Jams (click for more info)
From 7 to 9 weekday mornings, Toast and Jams fortifies your day with WYCE’s eclectic commercial-free music! At 8:20 we bring you The First Amendment Quote of the Day – a salute to free expression from notable figures past and present. At 8:30 it’s Earth and Sky: A Clear Voice for Science. Plus in-studio interviews with local non-profit organizations, artist birthday celebrations and This Day in Music. Toast and Jams! weekday mornings on listener sponsored 88.1 FM WYCE!

Jenny Lewis

Jack Killed Mom
Acid Tongue 2008 via Warner Bros.
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Talking Heads

Speaking in Tongues 1983 via Sire / London/Rhino
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Dr. John

Gris-Gris Gumbo Ya Ya
Mos' Scocious- Anthology 1993 via Rhino Records
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Bob Marley & The Wailers

Satisfy My Soul
Kaya 1978 via Polygram Records
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10:40 pm

6 String Drag

High Hat 1997 via E-Squared Artimis
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Studebaker John

Down at the Bottom
Waiting on the Sun... 2008 via Avanti Records
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The Raconteurs

Hold Up
Consolers of the Lonely 2008 via Warner Brothers
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10:20 pm
Pre Jammie Jams! The Mickeys / Joel Mabus (click for more info)
As we gear up for the 10th Annual Jammie Awards, coming February 17th, WYCE and the Meanwhile Bar present a trio of Thursday night events at Wealthy Theatre. The Pre-Jammie Jams are back! Each night, we'll present extended sets from a pair of Jammie-nominated artists. Up first, on January 22nd at 8 pm, join us for The Mickeys and Joel Mabus. The Mickeys are led by twin sisters Amy & Julie Mickey, whose compelling sibling harmonies propel a mix of Americana, Celtic and Blues. Joel Mabus is a Michigan music legend playing in support of two 2008 releases - Retold and the Joel Mabus Omnibus. Also on the way in the series, it's Breathe Owl Breathe and Rachael Davis Thursday, January 29th. And on February 5th we present Tomas Esparza and Delilah DeWylde. Tickets for The Mickeys and Joel Mabus are just $5 in advance, $10 the day of the show. Tickets may be purchased through or the Wealthy Theatre Box Office. The Meanwhile Bar will host Afterglow Parties immediately following the Pre-Jammie Jams.

8 1 / 2 Souvenirs

Sharp Dressed Man
Twisted Desire 1999 via RCA
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Alison Krauss & Union Station

The Lucky One
New Favorite 2001 via Rounder / Pgd
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Nouvelle Vague

Making Plans for Nigel
Nouvelle Vague 2005 via Luaka Bop
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Rani Arbo & Daisy Mayhem

Butter & Egg Man
Cocktail Swing 2001 via Signature Records
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Phil Alvin

The Blue Line
County Fair 2000 1994 via Hightone Records
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Yo La Tengo

Mr. Tough
I Am Not Afraid Of You And I Will Beat Your Ass 2006 via Matador Records
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10:00 pm
Be Green in 09 (click for more info)
If you’ve made a resolution to live green in o-nine, start by recycling! Grand Rapids residents can call the City’s Waste Not program at 456-3232 to get details on free recycling. If you live in another part of Kent County, visit the County’s website at for more info.


Avalon Blues- A Tribute to the Music of Mississippi John Hurt 2001 via Vanguard Records
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From the fine Mississippi John Hurt tribute album.


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Liquid Soul

Body and Mind
One-Two Punch 2006 via Telarc
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Camper Van Beethoven

Good Guys & Bad Guys
Re-Issue Sampler 2004 via Ryko
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Freedy Johnston

Love Grows (Where My Rosemary Goes)
Right Between The Promises 2001 via Elektra / Wea
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I Don't Want to Be with Nobody But You
Les Paul and Friends- Tribute to a Legend 2008 via Immergent


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9:40 pm
(Generic) In the Image (click for more info)
“In the Image” is in urgent need of gently used clothing donations to provide families the opportunity to find the clothes they need at no charge to them. In The Image is located at 1823 South Division, three blocks north of Burton at the corner of Division and Rose.

Mr. Anonymous

Mr. Anonymous 2005 via Kab America
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G. Love & Special Sauce

Wont'cha Come Home
Superhero Brother 2008 via Brushfire Records
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Francine Reed

Evil Gal
I Want You To Love Me 1995 via Fervor
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Golden Smog

Looking Forward to Seeing You
Weird Tales 1998 via Rykodisc
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Paul Thorn

Fabio and Liberace
Ain't Love Strange 2000 via Ark 21
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9:20 pm
Cabin Fever Blues Series - Nick Moss & The Flip Tops (click for more info)
WYCE and The West Michigan Blues Society present the 2009 Cabin Fever Blues Series every Saturday night in February at Billy's Lounge. The series kicks off with Nick Moss and The Flip Tops on February 7th. Chicago blues is the specialty of guitarist Nick Moss who recently opened up for Buddy Guy. Though the golden era of Chicago blues is long past with many of its key players deceased or retired, this young Chicagoan stands tallest in the current generation of blues performers. That's Nick Moss and The Flip Tops, February 5th at Billy's Lounge with doors opening at 8:00pm. For more information, please visit the concert page at wyce dot org

Alvin Youngblood Hart

Territory 1998 via Hannibal
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Groovin' On A Feeling
Putumayo World Party 2007 via Putumayo World Music


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Carbon - Silicon

The News
The Last Post 2007 via Caroline
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Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings

Be Easy
100 Days, 100 Nights 2007 via Daptone
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Dan Zanes

Catch That Train!
Catch That Train! 2006 via Festival Five Rec.
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9:00 pm
New Years Celebration (click for more info)
WYCE rings in the New Year with a celebration of another great year of eclectic music. Tune in Wednesday, December 31st as our hosts open the yearbook on some of our favorite releases of 2008, reminisce about the concerts that made us kick up our heels and remember the lives of artists that have passed on.