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"I listened yesterday. It's no reflection on you but I could'nt see where you were going or what you were going for. This early seventies thing did'nt get noticed the first time and you talk about friends of like Dealney and Bonnie who had records out like we're supposed to remember who they are. Then you play this long winded free jazz stuff that really grates on my nerves. And that noise without a beat and sounds like someones being pinched. Then you play a reggae song, I think you called it Dub, to what, be cool? You seem to really fetishize the whole folk thing too which is obnoxious to us who don't even care. I liked it when you played that punk song though. I like Joe Belock a lot." (Visit homepage.)
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February 25, 2009
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|Artist||Track||Album||Label||Year||Format||Approx. start time|
|ran blake||driftwoods||thomkins square||2009||CD||0:00:00 ()|
|cunningham / shimizu||why me||one hundred||staubgold||2009||CD||0:04:06 ()|
|susan alcorn||and i await (the ressurection of the pedal steel guitar)||olde english spelling bee||2006||LP||0:18:10 ()|
|toshi iciyanagi||obscure tape music vol 9. drip music||edition omega point||2009||CD||0:28:22 ()|
|loren connors & jim o'rourke||most definitely not||two nice catholic boys||family vineyard||2009||CD||0:36:41 ()|
|mike cooper||across the borderline||future folk||hipshot||2009||CD-R||0:53:31 ()|
|ian a. anderson||stereo death breakdown||fledgling||1969/2009||CD||1:00:54 ()|
|niela miller||songs of leaving||numerophone||1962/2009||LP||1:05:27 ()|
|james ferraro||chameleon ballet||olde enhlisg spelling bee||2008||LP||1:15:19 ()|
|telepathe||in your line||dancemother||iamsound||2009||CD||1:21:40 ()|
|shut up||pass from view||shut up||brasch music||1986||LP||1:28:47 ()|
|ono||pyramid of drums||machines that kill people||thermidor||1983||LP||1:40:31 ()|
|opal||empty box blues||early recordings||rough trade||1989||LP||1:49:43 ()|
|magic lantern||gateway||s/t||woodsist||2008||LP||1:54:07 ()|
|laura gibson||spirited||beasts of seasons||hush||2009||CD||2:02:42 ()|
|okkyung lee||i saw the ghost of an unknown soul and it said...||ecstatic peace||2008||LP||2:15:28 ()|
|sack & blum||swablu brew||returns||staubgold||2009||CD||2:19:51 ()|
|mitchell froom||jungle of cities||the key of cool||slash||1984||LP||2:21:50 ()|
|colossal yes||they feast on us/ we feed on them||charlemagne's big thaw||ba da bing||2008||LP||2:25:06 ()|
|party boys||caught in the web||truckers strike||iridescence||1994||LP||2:28:35 ()|
|mi ami||pressure||watersports||quarterstick||2009||CD||2:31:07 ()|
|no-y-x||sheer electronic din||azra records||1983||LP||2:36:11 ()|
|uncle woody sullender||violence of volk||live at barkenhoff||kunstlerhauser||2009||CD||2:38:52 ()|
|mike bones||what i have left||a fool for everyone||social registry||LP||2:47:56 ()|
|blank dogs||calling over||seconds||captured tracks||2009||12"||2:51:46 ()|
|jonathan kane||blissed out rag||let ear party||table of the elements||2009||LP||2:55:04 ()|
Wed. 2/25/09 6:38am
Who's being quoted in the show title?
Wed. 2/25/09 8:01am
this 'magic lantern' bit is great. can you post a bit more info about it?
Wed. 2/25/09 8:10am
I really liked that Laura Gibson track.
Wed. 2/25/09 8:18am
Wed. 2/25/09 8:32am
Steve in NYC:
Listening with the volume up so the unemployed bankers on the street can hear.
Wed. 2/25/09 8:32am
Good morning John and fellow WFMUers! Thanks for the mi ami!!
Wed. 2/25/09 8:40am
Fine show, John. See you in two weeks for your 'thon show.
Wed. 2/25/09 9:00am
crap, another great song, this one chopped by the switchover
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