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Playlist from 01/14/2009 @ 9:00pm

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Bon Iver

Re- Stacks
For Emma, Forever Ago 2008 via Jagjaguwar
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TV on the Radio

Stork & Owl
Dear Science 2008 via DGC/Interscope
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Hound Dog Taylor

It Hurts Me Too
Release the Hound 2004 via Alligator Records
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Dead Man Walkin'
Dead Man Walking- Music From And Inspired By The Motion Picture 1996 via Sony


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11:40 pm
(Generic) Poison Control (click for more info)
Every 13 seconds, a U.S. poison control center receives a call about an unintentional poisoning. In 2006, poison control centers reported more than 77,000 calls made to poison centers with concerns about potential exposure to common household pesticides. If you have household chemicals, including pesticides, that you need to dispose of, contact the Kent County Department of Public Works. Their Household Hazardous Waste Program can help. Call 616-336-2570 or visit the website at

Teddy Thompson

In My Arms
A Piece of What You Need 2008 via Verve Forecast
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Yankee Hotel Foxtrot 2002 via Nonesuch
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Follow the Sun
Nomad 1994 via Australian Music
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Catie Curtis

People Look Around
Long Night Moon 2006 via Compass Records
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The Watson Twins

Bar Woman Blues
Fire Songs 2008 via Vanguard Records
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11:20 pm
People's Choice Voting for Jammies XII! (click for more info)

To celebrate the 12th Annual WYCE Jammie Awards, we're putting the vote in your hands!

Go to right now to cast your ballot for the Best Local Album and Best New Local Artist of 2010.

Voting continues through January 23rd!

The People's Choice awards will be handed out at Jammies Twelve, Tuesday February 15th at The Intersection Lounge.

Nicole Willis and the Soul Investigators

Invisible Man
Keep Reachin' Up 2007 via Light In The Attic Records
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Citizen Cope

More Than it Seems
Every Waking Moment 2006 via Arista
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The Same Blood
Afrobeat...No Go Die!- Trans-Global African Funk Grooves 2000 via Shanachie


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Brian Vander Ark

You'll Be the Death of Me
Brian Vander Ark 2008 via SECOND MOTION


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11:00 pm
WYCE Sunday Night Lineup (click for more info)
Coming to this week's Sunday night lineup... from 6 to 8 pm, host Ogie Dreyer presents Legacy, featuring classics that have led to WYCE's progressive sound. Then from 8 to 10 pm, join host Mike Scot for The British Infusion, with a grooving soundtrack of British rock, blues and soul. and at 10 it's The Guest List with Michael Cunningham - this week, author and educator Dr. Randall Jelks shares the soundtrack to his life! It's all new this Sunday night on 88.1 FM WYCE.

The Actual Tigers

Standing By
Gravelled & Green 2001 via Nettwerk Records
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Hey Jude
Stax Does The Beatles 2008 via Stax


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Curtis Mayfield

Freddie's Dead
The Anthology 1961-1977 2005 via Mca
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Round Mountain

Truth And Darkness 2007 via Red Shield Music
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10:40 pm

They Might Be Giants

The Mesopotamians
The Else 2007 via Idlewild/Zoe Records
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The Gothic Archies

We Are the Gothic Archies
The Tragic Treasury- Songs From A Series of Unfortunate Events 2006 via Nonesuch
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Paleface & Just About to Burn

Little By Little
A Different Story 2008 via Independent
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Mr. B

Rockin' with Red
Joybox 2008 via MEGAWAVE RECORDS


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Out Of Nowhere
The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button 2008 via Concord Records


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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.

Emmylou Harris

Tulsa Queen
SpyBoy 1998 via Eminent Records
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Los Mocosos

The Beast
American Us 2004 via Six Degrees


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A.J. Croce

Sign On The Line
That's Me In The Bar 1995 via Private Music
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Peter Case

Broke Down Engine
Sings Like Hell 1994 via Vanguard Records
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Elvis Costello

When I Was Cruel 2002 via Island
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10:00 pm
Christmas On Mars (click for more info)
The Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts presents Christmas on Mars: A Fantastical Film Freakout featuring the Flaming Lips, now playing. This is a glorious science fiction film that marks the directorial debut of the Flaming Lips' frontman Wayne Coyne. Seven years in the making, Christmas on Mars features original music by the Flaming Lips, with acting performances by all band members, and many others from their Oklahoma City-based team. For movie information, visit or call 616.454.3994.

Kate Rusby

High on a Hill
Awkward Annie 2008 via PURE
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Ain't That a Sin
Empty Pockets 2008 via Ardsley Music
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Workin' In A Coalmine
Devo's Greatest Hits
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James Brown

Hot Pants
The 50th Anniversary Collection 2003 via Utv Records
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Got to Be a Love
15 Years of West Coast Cool 2008 via UBIQUITY RECORDS
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9:40 pm
Non-Profit Interviews - GENERIC (click for more info)

Are you a non-profit organization that wants to get the word out about a special event? WYCE has on-air interview opportunities available for you. Email to join us in-studio on the day of your choice. Your organization will reach thousands of active, community-aware WYCE listeners. WYCE - building community through media since 1987.

Barenaked Ladies

Be My Yoko Ono
Gordon 1992 via Warner Brothers
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Yoko Ono

Yes, I'm A Witch 2007 via Astralwerks
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Dar Williams

I Won't Be Your Yoko Ono intro
Out There Live 2001 via Razor & Tie
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Tori Amos

Cornflake Girl
Under the Pink 1994 via Atlantic / Wea
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360 Degrees
Asa 2008 via Downtown
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9:20 pm
The Clean House (click for more info)
The Actors' Theatre presents The Clean House by Sarah Ruhl running from January 22nd through the 31st. This whimsical romantic comedy was named one of the top ten theatrical attractions of the year. Actors' Theatre is dedicated to bringing our community the best in entertaining, innovative, challenging and thought-provoking theatre to West Michigan. For more information, please visit actors theatre grand rapids dot com.

Ryan Adams

Tina Toledo's Street Walkin' Blues
Gold 2001 via Umvd Labels
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Lady Dottie & The Diamonds

Love Me or Leave Me
Lady Dottie & The Diamonds 2008 via HI-SPEED SOUL
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Trout Fishing in America

Serious About You
Who Are These People 1994 via Trout Records
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Nerissa & Katryna Nields

When I Let You into My Closet
This Town Is Wrong 2004 via Rounder / Pgd
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They Might Be Giants

No One Knows My Plan
John Henry 1994 via Elektra / Wea
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9:00 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!