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Playlist for 22 May 2006 Options | Information spill, with a live set from Marzipan Marzipan

Hear the show in:

Artist Song Album Label Approx. start time
Gelbart  Junk #19   Options New Music Series No. 1: Porky Pig (various artists)  Standard Oil  0:00:00 ()
Aavikko  New York-London-Silinjarvi-Tokyo   Options Multi Muysic  Hawaii Sounds  0:03:07 ()
The Clash  Junko Partner   Options Sandinista!  Epic  0:06:19 ()
Hank Williams  I'll Never Get Out of This World Alive   Options Complete, vol. 4: The MGM Sessions  Mercury  0:10:55 ()
Tom Cora  There Will Be a Happy Meeting   Options Hallelujah, Anyway: A Tribute to Tom Cora (various artists)  Tzadik  0:13:19 ()
Oscar Aleman  Doin' the New Lowdown   Options Swing Guitar Masterpieces 1938-1957  Acoustic Disc  0:16:29 ()
Quintron  Teenage Antoinette   Options Are You Ready for an Organ Solo?  Three.One.G  0:18:51 ()
Music behind DJ:
Hugh LeCaine 
Organ Experiment with Pitch Control   Options Compositions/Demonstrations  EMF  0:23:03 ()
Syzygys  Such a Face   Options Eyes on Green: Live at Roppongi Inkstick 1988  Tzadik  0:27:32 ()
Bob Hund  Plankton   Options Istallet for Musik: Forvirring  Silence  0:31:02 ()
The Red Krayola  Greasy Street   Options Introduction  Drag City  0:34:25 ()
Jimmie Rodgers  Jimmie's Mean Mama Blues   Options America's Blue Yodeler, 1930-1931  Rounder  0:38:30 ()
Celia Cruz & Johnny Pacheco  El Tumbao y Celia   Options Celia & Johnny  Vaya  0:41:55 ()
Dinah Washington  Mellow Mama Blues   Options Mellow Mama  Delmark  0:46:29 ()
Music behind DJ:
Nobukazu Takemura 
Ligne a haute tension   Options Assembler 2  Thrill Jockey  0:49:44 ()
Pascal Comelade/Pierre Bastien/Jac Berrocal/Jaki Liebezeit  To the Last of Imaginary Solutions   Options Oblique Sessions  Evva  0:53:08 ()
Ornette Coleman  Humpty Dumpty   Options This Is Our Music  Atlantic  0:55:35 ()
Dot Allison  Colour Me   Options Afterglow  Arista  1:01:13 ()
Leonard Cohen  Jazz Police   Options I'm Your Man  Epic  1:05:44 ()
Otis Redding  Security   Options Dreams to Remember - Anthology  Rhino  1:09:08 ()
Kaada  All Wrong   Options Thank You for Giving Me Your Valuable Time  Ipecac  1:11:34 ()
Music behind DJ:
Raymond Scott 
The Rhythm Modulator (edit loop)   Options Manhattan Research Inc.  Basta  1:14:41 ()
Human Switchboard  (Say No to) Saturday's Girl   Options Who's Landing In My Hangar?  Faulty Products  1:20:44 ()
Pina y Sus Estrellas  Los Extranos   Options Back to Peru (various artists)  Vampi Soul  1:24:14 ()
Unit 4 + 2  Concrete and Clay   Options Rushmore (soundtrack)  London  1:26:57 ()
ZNR  Avrile en Suede   Options Barricade 3  Recommended  1:28:59 ()
David Byrne  Glass, Concrete & Stone   Options Grown Backwards  Nonesuch  1:30:29 ()
Bidziliba  track 1   Options self-titled  FMN Sound Factory  1:34:34 ()
Music behind DJ:
Brother Jack McDuff 
The Natural Thing   Options The Natural Thing  Cadet  1:39:41 ()
Curley Moore  This Way I do   Options Wardell Quezerque: Sixty Smokn' Senders  Funky Delicacies  1:43:05 ()
Victoria  Peace   Options Victoria  Shadoks/Normal  1:45:52 ()
Husky Rescue  Sunset Drive   Options Country Falls  Minty Fresh  1:52:37 ()
Pop Tarts with Yukari Fresh  Berliner Weisse   Options Citirama  Escalator  1:52:50 ()
They Might Be Giants  She's an Angel   Options self-titled  Bar None  1:55:34 ()
Music behind DJ:
Nobukazu Takemura 
Ligne a haute tension   Options Assembler 2  Thrill Jockey  1:57:54 ()
Fun Boy Three  Our Lips Are Sealed   Options 12-inch single  Chrysalis  1:59:52 ()
Yukari Fresh  Triplicate Quackery   Options Eric  Escalator  2:03:01 ()
The Electric Lollipop  Lightning Bug   Options Only in America 2  Arf Arf  2:05:39 ()
Marzipan Marzipan  live, in the WFMU studio   Options engineered by Gil Shuster    2:09:16 ()
Zelda Panda, also known as Marzipan Marzipan, brings her "soft-noise lo-fi disco-dance country-swing crossover experiment" to the WFMU studios, all the way from Berlin, for this solo performance. Thanks Panda, for coming by, and thanks to Gil Schuster for engineering.

set list:

1. Pony (Listen: Real | MP3)
2. In the Dark (words by A.A. Milne) (Listen: Real | MP3)
3. Song for You (Listen: Real | MP3)
4. The Weather Face (Listen: Real | MP3)
5. Disert (Listen: Real | MP3)
6. I Would Like You (Listen: Real | MP3)
7. Gloria (Listen: Real | MP3)
8. Happy Blues (Listen: Real | MP3)
9. Angel (Listen: Real | MP3)
10. Charlie Brown's Valentine's Day (Listen: Real | MP3)
studio chat (Listen: Real | MP3)

Delta Rhythm Boys  Flickorna i Smaland (Listen: )   Options Guldkorn  Metronome   
Pascal Comelade  La Cathedrale des Cure-Dents (Listen: )   Options Musiques pour Films vol. 2  Evva   
Bubbadinos  You Don't Seem to Miss Me (Listen: )   Options Yup, We're Beating a Dead Horse  Zerx