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Options April 10, 2008: more news from nowhere

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Artist Track Album Comments New Approx. start time
wisdom of harry  sportspod   Options       0:00:00 (Real | )
Tex Ritter  Gotta have some lovin   Options       0:06:49 (Real | )
the Troggs  Give it to me   Options       0:08:27 (Real | )
 
Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds  More News From Nowhere   Options dig lazarus dig    *   0:12:40 (Real | )
fuck buttons  sweet love for planet earth   Options street horrsing    *   0:21:29 (Real | )
lillental  nachsaison   Options     *   0:27:12 (Real | )
max Punktezahl  dashes   Options Monika Bärchen Songs For Bruno, Knut & Tom    *   0:34:55 (Real | )
wanda lam - arsene souffriau  chewing gum delirum   Options the free pop electronic concept    *   0:35:56 (Real | )
ocrilim  part 1   Options annwn    *   0:42:25 (Real | )
 
Music behind DJ:
four tet 
Iron Man   Options Everything Comes And Goes - A Tribute To Black Sabbath  Iron Man    0:55:31 (Real | )
markley  truckstop   Options     *   1:00:45 (Real | )
kazi aniruddha  track 2   Options bollywood steel guitar  best steel guitar on the juke box  *   1:03:13 (Real | )
john prine  ain't hurtin nobody   Options fair and square  false start. but this is the one that had to be played    1:05:55 (Real | )
clinic  corpus christie   Options do it!    *   1:11:08 (Real | )
the operating theater  Before She Was Asked To Dance   Options early years      1:13:15 (Real | )
lullatone  the bedtime beatbox   Options the bedtime beat    *   1:15:48 (Real | )
The Embassadors Feat. Michel Ongaru  Jipe Moyo   Options healing the music    *   1:18:02 (Real | )
el guincho  buenos matrimonios   Options alegranza    *   1:21:57 (Real | )
toumani diabate  si naami   Options the mande variations    *   1:30:48 (Real | )
think of one  wereld ni   Options camping shaabi    *   1:39:18 (Real | )
excepter  any and every   Options dept dept      1:47:03 (Real | )
paul lemos  hymn excerpt 1995   Options controlled bleeding songs from the sewers    *   1:47:42 (Real | )
michael rother  flammende herzen   Options flammende herzen    *   1:53:13 (Real | )
 
misophone  nothing down there but trees   Options where has it gone..      2:06:15 (Real | )
plone  top and low rent   Options       2:09:41 (Real | )
kim doo soo  10 days butterfly   Options 10 days butterfly    *   2:13:41 (Real | )
lisa germano  bad attitude   Options happiness      2:18:26 (Real | )
leonard cohen  undertoe   Options dear heather      2:23:03 (Real | )
pantaleimon  the sun came out   Options mercy ocean    *   2:27:33 (Real | )
thomas brinkmann  when horses die   Options     *   2:32:08 (Real | )
strategy  final super zen   Options drumsolo's delight      2:36:30 (Real | )
lumerians  olive alley   Options     *   2:42:28 (Real | )
giancarlo toniutti  postsarksom   Options       2:49:18 (Real | )
talk normal  33   Options grinnin in your face    *   2:59:28 (Real | )
 
paul metzger  zugentgleisung   Options gedanken splitter    *   3:10:16 (Real | )
mats gustafsson  knotted canvas   Options parrot fish eye      3:23:07 (Real | )
pierre bastien/dominique grimo  arthur's fracture   Options rag time vol 2    *   3:24:58 (Real | )
donna regina  good morning day   Options more    *   3:28:22 (Real | )
shark move  insan   Options chede chorka's    *   3:30:33 (Real | )
farm  wind n sea   Options the innermost limits of pure fun      3:34:39 (Real | )
white shoes and the couples company  windu and defrina   Options     *   3:37:00 (Real | )
 
lee scratch perry  roast duck   Options chicken scratch    *   3:44:31 (Real | )
erma franklin  you've been cancelled   Options super soul sister      3:46:11 (Real | )
be very careful  oditos   Options salad buey    *   3:49:11 (Real | )
davie allan and the arrows  13th harley   Options       3:54:07 (Real | )
jonathan richman  affection   Options       3:54:21 (Real | )

Listener comments!

  Thu. 4/10/08 2:11am ALIEN:

ALIENS
  Thu. 4/10/08 2:16am bwalker:

filled with panda blood!
  Thu. 4/10/08 2:32am slugluv1313:

yum, nothing like a little NICK CAVE at 2am to lift one's spirits *sigh*

p. s. -- sorry to hear you are still feeling ill! have you tried "Thera Flu Night-time Sever Cold"? (it seems to help by knocking you out so you can get some rest and heal)
  Thu. 4/10/08 2:34am bwalker:

thanks for the tip! we gonna stuck with voodoo for now
  Thu. 4/10/08 2:45am emile:

just waking up in Amsterdam -- good coffee music man!
  Thu. 4/10/08 2:46am slugluv1313:

don't worry, i am not a druggie! that Thera Flu and Extra Srength Tylenol are like the only store-bought drugs i keep in the house -- everything else pretty much sucks because it does not work and/or has horrific side-effects . . .

so yeah stick with voodoo, Santeria, herbal, etc. etc. etc. . . .

-- "expert herbal bitch"
  Thu. 4/10/08 3:35am Ike:

Good show! This Toumani Diabate track is beautiful.

So, if someone says they want to hire me, but that they need to get their HR Dept. to approve it, and then I don't hear back from them and can't get in touch, should I still show up for work? I guess I'll give it a shot... T minus 6 hours and counting until I show up there!
  Thu. 4/10/08 3:39am bwalker:

just make sure you show up ARMED
  Thu. 4/10/08 3:44am Ike:

HA! The security is actually pretty tight, so I'll just bring my regular arms, and legs.
  Thu. 4/10/08 3:51am slugluv1313:

YES i agree with Ike, this Toumnai Diabate is exquisite!!!!!!!!!

Ike, i would DEFINITELY show up -- at the very least, *YOU* are the one who is being RESPONSIBLE -- even if the employer is NOT behaving in an appropriate manner . . .

i have had similar stuff happen to me -- this manager was all set to hire me for one location, i did the drug screen thing and they did a credit check on me . . . and then i heard NOTHING -- fearing the worst -- like horrific credit reports and/or some weirdness with the drug screening -- i finally called the manager -- he told me that nothing bad had happened, he just had "not had the time" to call me -- UGH! as i hung up the telephone, i wondered, did i *really* want to work for someone who was so disorganized???)

i sure hope this job is well worth all the STRESS!!!!!!!!! (yeah, i have been looking for another/better job too)

time to make the coffee . . . !!!
  Thu. 4/10/08 4:02am Ike:

Well, the pay isn't great, but it's a job. And it didn't stress me out until today. In this case, the guy may have gone on vacation just after offering the job and up through today, but if so, he should've put me in touch with HR or his own boss or something.

But hey, if they throw me out, I'll call up Scott in the FMU offices and volunteer my envelope-stuffing services for the day. Or I'll wander around Chinatown and eat five dumplings for $1 on Eldridge St.

OK, let's see if I can manage to sleep for a couple of hours. The relaxing music will help! Reminds me a little of Roy Montgomery.
  Thu. 4/10/08 4:12am bwalker:

good luck man! I hope it works out
  Thu. 4/10/08 4:15am slugluv1313:

EXACTLY!!!!!!!!! i mean, if he was going on vacation, all he had to do was tell you, "hey, I'm going on vacation, contact *this person* while I am away" . . . mindlessly simple!

ANYWAY . . . GOOD LUCK!!!! i hope it was just a minor glitch and everything goes well!!!!!!!!!

(gotta feed the cats now!!!! i am getting the "starving kitten routine" hard and heavy!!!!!!!!!!!!)
  Thu. 4/10/08 4:22am catpatz:

our cats starving kitten routine:
http://youtube.com/watch?v=aLk1UKJgs8s&feature=user
  Thu. 4/10/08 4:33am Josh in Genoa:

This is quite a pillowy soft phase of the show, Ben. Nice drifty mid-morning stuff.
Have you got your coffee handy?
Josh
  Thu. 4/10/08 4:34am slugluv1313:

awwwwwwww LARS is just TOO ADORABLE!!!!!!!

THANKS for sharing!!!!!!

it is almost as if he is saying, "put the damn camera down and FEED ME, dammit!!!!!!!!!!!!!" hahahaha!!!!

my crazy cat M'IJO is the same way -- what IS it with these Tabby cats?!?! (they even SOUND similar!)

going to share this with a former room-mate -- she has a kitty named LARS too!

-- "expert herbal bitch" a/k/a "crazy-old-cat-lady-of-Hoboken" (it's a dirty job, but hey! SOMEBODY has to do it, ha ha!)
  Thu. 4/10/08 4:36am bwalker:

no coffee for me yet! still on the applejack

meow to all the cats and kittens
  Thu. 4/10/08 4:47am catpatz:

happy to share. im srprised to hear that other cats sound like lars, and have the same name too! we brought lars to denmark from brooklyn and danish people think its especially funny to have a cat named lars.
thanks benjamen for the great soundtrack to my not-so-early not-so-working morning.
  Thu. 4/10/08 5:05am slugluv1313:

i think my pal named her kitty LARS after one of the guys from Metallica!

YES Benjamin i thank you too!!!!!! been up since 2am WAY too early but your show has been the perfect soundtrack . . . (maybe it was the NICK CAVE that commanded me to wake up???)
  Thu. 4/10/08 5:11am slugluv1313:

ooooooo Nick Cave AND Leonard Cohen!!!!!!!! (been listening to them and SADE a LOT in recent weeks)

i sure hope Mr. Cohen tours! never seen him, believe it or not . . . i only recently found out that he is 74 years old?!?!?! NEVER would have guessed that . . . !
  Thu. 4/10/08 5:56am slugluv1313:

feel better, Benjamin and YES! BE CAREFUL out there!!!!!!!!!!!
  Thu. 4/10/08 8:01pm Ike:

Hey, I was getting the starving kitty routine last night too, my from calico tabby. And hey, the job is on. No sound card on the computer there, though! Sigh. Thanks for the encouragement!
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