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Playlist for 30 October 2013 Options | Typewriters and Tongues

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Artist Song Album Comments New Approx. start time
Dr. Judy Satori  The 1212 Archangel Metatron Energy Activation (Excerpt)   Options Fug Gum Vol. Two (V/A) 
*   0:00:00 ()
Satanicpornocultshop   (Anorexia Gas Balloon) Candy Says   Options Anorexia Gas Balloon 
  0:03:38 ()
Prince  The Cross   Options Sign 'O The Times 
  0:08:23 ()
Lou Reed & Metallica  Junior Dad   Options Lulu 
  0:12:49 ()
Lou Reed / Willem Dafoe  The Raven   Options The Raven 
  0:32:07 ()
Lonnie Holly  Mind On   Options The Wolf that House Built 
  0:45:58 ()
Little Axe  Ride On   Options The Wolf that House Built 
  0:51:56 ()
Dengue Fever  Both Sides Now   Options City of Ghosts Soundtrack 
  0:57:28 ()
People Like Us & Ergo Phizmiz  Singin' Femme Fatale   Options  
  1:02:33 ()
Music behind DJ:
Curd Duca 
  1:09:04 ()
JC Satan  Prehistoric Love   Options Sick of Love 
  1:12:41 ()
Velvet Underground  Guess I'm Falling In Love   Options Another View 
  1:15:19 ()
Bob Hund  Jag Tror Jag Ar Kar   Options 10 år bakåt & 100 år framåt 
  1:18:43 ()
Khlam  Uncle   Options Sverkh Novy Sverkh Russkie 
  1:21:42 ()
The Passionate & Objective Jokerfan  WFMU Bequeath Song   Options       1:26:30 ()
CroMagnon  Caledonia   Options Orgasm 
  1:27:21 ()
Elizabeth Clare Prophet and The Church Universal and Triumphant  Dedication to the Tackling of the Beast and the Dragon: the Momentum of Rock and Roll   Options The Sounds of American Doomsday Cults Vol 14 
  1:31:03 ()
Tokyo Complaints Choir  Track A8   Options Complaints Choir OST 
  1:35:01 ()
Claire Welles  Officewerk   Options I can't Believe It's Not Better 
  1:43:28 ()
Boston Typewriter Orchestra  Entropy Begins At The Office   Options  
  1:45:53 ()
Alexander Lieberman  Music For 40 Typewriters   Options  
  1:48:13 ()
Leroy Anderson  The Typewriter   Options  

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  1:51:15 ()
Ghanaian Postal Workers  Cancelling Stamps at the University of Ghana Post Office   Options       1:53:55 ()
Music behind DJ:
        2:03:43 ()
Niagara  Gibli   Options Deutsche Elektronische Musik 2 (V/A) 
  2:05:17 ()
Gnod/White Hills  Run Around   Options Gnod Drop Out with White Hills II 
*   2:10:59 ()
DJ Mike Biggz  Royal Planes (M.I.A. vs Lorde)   Options  
  2:20:51 ()
Gauffie / Duffy / Trans X  Living on Mercy   Options  
  2:24:46 ()
Joy Wellboy  What Baby   Options Yorokoboi's Mantra 
*   2:29:47 ()
Pikelet  Electric Gate   Options Calluses 
*   2:33:48 ()
Kleenex  Heidi's Head   Options  
  2:38:03 ()
Naffi Sandwich  Slice One   Options Hoochie Pooch / Space Alligator: Freddie Viaduct at Naffi HQ 1979-83 
*   2:40:12 ()
The Promenaders  Louie Louie Medley   Options Self Titled 
  2:48:41 ()

Listener comments!

Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 6:55am Ken:

Morning Pre-Dawn Party People!
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 7:11am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...when that aspirin is in my blood
- & I have a cup of tea
...that'll have to be good enuff for me
- & I really don't care
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 7:21am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...I would like to request a re-processed form of decadence...
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 7:35am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Is this meta-communicating or no communicating?
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 7:37am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Is this Love or Confusion?
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 7:50am Ken From Hyde Park:

Now where's the Lulu at?
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 7:58am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

- To Slur w/ Love. (Lulu & me both have B-Days Sunday.)
  Wed. 10/30/13 8:05am jan:

.when that aspirin is in my blood
- & I have a cup of tea
Try googling " ...that'll have to be good enuff for me
- & I really do't care
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 8:07am Ken:

Oh, I've got Lulu pulled, domcha worry 'bout that none! Aint nobody else gonna play it!
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 8:11am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:'s not a BDay I'm happy about - but I'm still younger than Lulu...or, as I think they said in one scene in 'To Sir w/ Love' : Happy Bidet!...
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 8:23am Ken:

Requests? Suggestions? Lord knows I need 'em!
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 8:28am Okasa:

Good morning Ken. And, a swinging good morning to all the Ken-cats and Ken-kitties.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 8:28am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Nov. 3 is Godzilla's B-Day too (no foolin'!) - so I think an all Godzilla Vs. Lulu format is in order
...&/or, keepin' on dem seasonal ♏Scorpionic themes - summa that All Hallow's Samhain Dia de Los Muertos thang - I betcha you could break wid sum bad stuff o' that Meester Freetman...
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:01am Dan B From Upstate:

I'm 100% okay with Lulu, just anything other than Iced Honey would be preferable. :-)
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:01am Jeezy:

I suggest all-Lou show Ken!!!!!!!!!!!!
Obvious but ESSENTIAL.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:01am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

  Wed. 10/30/13 9:02am jaw:

who controls how quickly these pages refresh? can they be slowed down? I am at work and can't keep up with the quick wit of the fmu user - you users
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:02am Roberto:

Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:02am Roberto:

Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:02am Roberto:

Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:03am common:

Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:03am Michael:

Much better.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:03am common:

  Wed. 10/30/13 9:04am Obernkarbi:

Shooby tailors female version, great surprise :)
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:04am dwayneweed:

Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:05am Jeezy:

My Granma Ruth passed away on the same day as Lou.. She was 96, it was time... Tough final years. I'm preparing to go to her funeral in Queens at 11. Tis' a grim day, indeed!
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:06am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

96 is amazing Jeezy. Condolences.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:07am common:

sorry jeezy.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:07am Jeezy:

Thanks RR... She had a damn good run...
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:08am crateslinger:

I used to deliver furniture to Lou Reed's apartment in the early 90's. He was aloof but polite. Had a rooftop rehearsal studio containing one guitar, a mesa boogie and a chair. Pictures of him and Laurie on the walls.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:09am Dan B From Upstate:

Sorry for your loss, Jeezy. My GM is going to be 92 in November. I fear that inevitable day.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:10am Ken:

Sorry to hear of your Granma's passing, Jeezy. But 96 - wow! I hope I live to 96 and get to use a dream recorder.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:10am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

- ya gotta say - Lou's original liver - 70 years - impressive !
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:11am common:

that's cool, crateslinger
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:12am sara:

my condolences jeezy
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:12am Ken:

Thanks to David S of the Cult of the Magic Pants for pushing the show total to 83%!!
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:12am trs:

I find it offensive, crateslinger.
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:13am Cecile:

I would like to hear Ken doing Jr Dad

Jeezy, sorry for your loss
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:13am northguineahills:

Rough one, Jeezy. Chin up!
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:14am common:

I wonder if this lou and metallica record will be considered a classic one day...
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:14am Rich in Washington:

When I first heard about Lou's liver ailment earlier this year, I thought, 'please don't let Lulu be his last album'.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:14am amanda c:

can i request no more lou reed covers- just actual lou reed songs?
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:15am Jeezy:

Thanks all! Appreciate the support...
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:15am Krefting:

This record already is a classic...
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:16am Cecile:

Ken has made me love this song.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:19am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Metal is very Metrical - not moshing like Punk as much - staking out position territorially & banging head in one doesn't Swing, it Rocks. This sounds fine to me - good even...
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:19am KOTJ:

Cecile. Agree.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:20am EzSezz:

Get the coffee, turn the lights on.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:21am KOTJ:

It's interesting how songs take on a posthumous new life.
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:21am sara:

rich, would you have wanted him to do an album with megadeath?
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:21am KOTJ:

It's interesting how songs take on a posthumous new life.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:21am dale:

ken with halloween and lous death coinciding it's a perfect reason to hear him reading the raven. otherwise, there is no reason to ever play it, it's that bad in my opinion
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:21am Skirkie:

This banner ad is your fault, Ken.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:21am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:'s interesting how people passing makes us wake the fuck up.
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:22am Cecile:

Metallica are damn good players, despite often being bozos.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:23am Dan B From Upstate:

KOTJ is right. I mean, I liked this song before, but... I've kinda stopped what I'm doing to focus on it right now.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:24am KOTJ:

Ditto Dan B
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:24am Ken:

Im glad this song is getting good comments. This record was so utterly ridiculed but I find this song incredibly moving.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:24am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Lou really believed in Rock even tho' he was smarter than it.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:25am Pine:

Metallica will probably live forever, had a friend cooked for them and it was all healthy stuff, all steamed no oil.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:25am KevinfromBayRidge:

Sorry Jeezy, hope most of those 96 were good ones. Saw Gary Numan last night. Good show but wish he had ended with a Lou cover,being how Mr. Reed was so seminal to that genre.
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:25am Cecile:

It was moving before, and now it's even more intense.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:25am Ken:

Dale, what record is that on? Is it a straight Lou record?
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:26am Skirkie:

Spinach can kill you.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:26am Mark S:

If we only listened to music made by non bozos, we wouldn't be listening to much music at all
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:27am Ken:

Never mind Dale, got it!
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:27am common:

i'm actually diggin this song.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:28am Roberto:

After you play Lulu, it might be fitting to play Lulu as well.
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:28am sara:

this track is much better than i had been (mis)lead to expect from that album
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:29am Cecile:

Pine, good for them. They have a ridiculous amount of goodwill in my book thx to Master of Puppets.
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:30am Cecile:

Mark S, don't I know it!
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:30am trs:

Glad for headphones.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:32am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

- didn't Metallica & Voivod switch bass-players ??
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:32am dale:

this string feedback is giving me a movement
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:32am Mike East:

nice work, metallica
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:33am Ken:

He's reading this too fast!! hahahah
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:33am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...Beethoven had phenomenal movements - it's well-known he was consternated...
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:33am Emile:

Saw Lou last year in concert and I'm sad to say it was terrible.
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:33am jan:

Junior Dad- new to these ears, but sounds great. Have you played it on your show before? I wasn't very informed about Lou's music, obviously familiar with the Velvet Underground, but in the mid 70s my idea of a clever prank was to put enough coins in the local bar's jukebox to play
"Walk on the Wild Side" playing 4 times in a row and promptly walk out.
Ken, will you play more Lou for those who don't know?
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:34am crateslinger:

@ trs... Too soon? Wanna hear about John Lennon's studio? His white piano is still set up in a small room next to the service elevator in his widow's apartment.
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:34am Irene:

Wow, I didn't think there was anything good on the Lulu album! Lou & Metallica actually work well together on this one.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:34am Ken From Hyde Park:

Not as comical as The Simpsons version, but I'll take it.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:34am northguineahills:

Well put on Metallica, Cecile.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:34am Mark S:

This is Willem Dafoe with the recitation
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:34am Cecile:

No. Jason quit Metallica and joined Voivod because Blacky wasn't interested in a reunion.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:35am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...too fast - but very 'Modern' & not mannererd...
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:35am Cecile:

Blacky later rejoined. Jason did, 2 or 3 records with them.
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:36am SeanG:

Right, it is Willem!
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:36am Listener David in Budd Lake:

Sounds like Willem Defoe
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:37am Mark S:

dickless liar?
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:38am tim from champaign:

cocaine and dicks? Was that really in The Raven?
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:38am dale:

i heard a version that lou reads that is over histrionic
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:39am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...DeFoe was never a man nerd...
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:39am egal:

FCC problems.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:40am Mark S:

Did you know that Lou was survived by his Mom?
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:42am f⊹f⊹ (:

Hi, buenos dias Keno and friendos and friendas!
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:43am trs:

@crateslinger 'Too soon' ?? No. Too creepy. Your lack of common sense of what's personal and private is offensive.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:43am Dan B From Upstate:

Has Nachum never heard the Talking Heads Speaking in Tongues record?
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:43am Sam:

I guess speaking in tongues is a New Testament thing.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:44am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Rain Parade w/ Susannah Hoffs doing 'I'll Be Your Mirror' is very nice.
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:45am Cecile:

Sam, exactamundo
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:47am trs:

It's an American thing, isn't it?
Privatizing what's public.
Publicizing what's private.

So fucked up.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:49am crateslinger:

Well, anyway. I was in his house and he was nice to me. It was cool to see the austerity of his life style. Black t-shirt, jeans, wide open spaces and some photos of his wife. Props Lou! Thanks for the tip!
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:50am Ken:

Jan, I wasn't planning on playing a ton more Lou, I guess because the station's been playing SO MUCH the last four days. But I'll play a few more probably.
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:50am Cecile:

trs, I didn't see it that way.
If I went to someone's house, famous or not, I'd talk about what I liked there.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:51am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

- my 2cents: I don't see what crosses a boundary about saying he was aloof but polite & was austerely furnished w/ a guitar & amp - 20 years ago...seems respectful & interesting to me...but I am a Yank - might even be a particularly NYC thang (I'm not one)...
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:51am Mark S:

Sister Ray!
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:51am Sam:

How about 3 hours of The Raven?
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:52am Cecile:

Unless they asked me not to. Also, about as intimate as I would get would be pictures on the walls or what was playing on the stereo.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:53am Revolution Rabbit Nov63: John & Yoko in NYC stories - the street-level realness was something Lennon appreciated, & something Reed symbolized...
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:53am Ken:

Everybody's been playing the Sister Ray - Heroin - Metal Machine stuff - I'd prefer to highlight his pretty quiet ballads, if anything.
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:53am Cecile:

Could you play some Beefheart?
I miss him every damn day.
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:54am Peanut Gallery:

I love this Little Axe record!
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:54am trs:

@celcile Yes, but talking with friends and publicizing are two very different things.
Would you stand on a street corner on a soapbox? Would you call a tabloid and sell and trade it for money. or other benefits? Would you enter it into a searchable record at the government office?
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:55am Mark S:

Ask Rupert Murdoch
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:55am Cecile:

trs, crateslinger is doing none of that in my eyes.
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:55am SeanG:

Songs for Drella has great stuff on it
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:56am Okasa:

Go Frank Go.
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:56am trs:

crateslinger was there in a business transaction, even. Wasn't an invited guest.
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:57am Cecile:

Other situations are just as reprehensible.
Also? Some overseas tabloids make our Enquirer look like children's books.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:57am crateslinger:

I once went to Joey Ramone's birthday party. He was also aloof but polite. Dee Dee on the other hand...
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:58am jaw:

Can someone just loop the guitar track from waves of fear for a day.
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:58am trs:

@Cecile. See it as you will. @common said it was cool. I find it deeply offensive.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:58am dale:

of course 'halloween parade' is appropriate
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:58am f⊹f⊹ [̲̅$̲̅(̲̅ioo)̲̅$̲̅] (:

What about Femme Fatale by PLU and Ergo ?
  Wed. 10/30/13 9:58am Cecile:

That's fine.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 9:58am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...what Murdoch has done is completely lost on U.S. Fox fans...
  Wed. 10/30/13 10:00am Cecile:

The smart ones know. The Simpsons are always making fun of him.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:00am Ken:

Ooh great idea f0f0!
  Wed. 10/30/13 10:00am trs:

Hey @crateslinger Who are in the pictures on your walls? Details!
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:02am bobdoesthings:

Bettie Serveert did an album of VU covers..
  Wed. 10/30/13 10:02am f⊹f⊹ Pledge Time! [̲̅$̲̅(̲̅ioo)̲̅$̲̅] (:

oh, thanks Ken!
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:02am Ken:

trs, please give it a rest. I agree with the others that you are perhaps being overly sensitive.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:02am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...someone you have come around on business is 'invited'. It's one thing if you're indiscreet about something personal or compromising to no good end - but I don't see that here
...& the Simpsons on Fox !
  Wed. 10/30/13 10:03am midtown:

Enjoying this show from my cubicle. Thanks a bunch.
  Wed. 10/30/13 10:03am Cecile:

Original Sins did Sugar Sugar in a VU style. It's awesome.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:03am crateslinger:

Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:03am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

- yeah - more crude jokes please...
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:04am dale:

is this vicki and ergo singing? quite good actually.
  Wed. 10/30/13 10:04am sara:

Cecile, like on Harry shearer's radio show/podcast he does it all the time
  Wed. 10/30/13 10:04am Sam:

I see your point trs.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:04am Ken:

And crateslinger, please just drop it graciously. thanks.
  Wed. 10/30/13 10:04am Cecile:

Vicki and Ergo, you are so brilliant.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:05am Mark S:

I second "Sugar Sugar" By the Original sins
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:05am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

- love Harry Shearer !
  Wed. 10/30/13 10:05am Doug C.:

Wait, Lou Reed was married to Laurie Anderson and he played guitar? Holy Crap! There is no limit to the private information some people will reveal. I heard he had a toilet in his house too. I wonder what he used it for?
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:06am Ken:

I just played Sugar Sugar by the Original Sins last week, didnt I?
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:06am KOTJ:

Ken played Sugar Sugar last week. And in tribute I played it on my show last Friday...said how everything I play practically is influenced by VU.
  Wed. 10/30/13 10:06am trs:

'Overly sensitive'

Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:07am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...did he in fact have Two Sheds - ??
  Wed. 10/30/13 10:07am Cecile:

I missed it!
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:08am tim from champaign:

That Bill Murray gif is the best. I want some Newport Lights swim trunks.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:08am dale:

can we move on to other topix - like did robt wagner murder natalie wood?
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:08am doca:

hello ken and fellow wfmuners
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:08am Revolution Rabbit Nov63: this, Lou Reed fans, is decadence...
  Wed. 10/30/13 10:08am Cecile:

Please listen to Ken, everyone.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:09am Mark S:

Maybe that's where I heard it
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:09am doca:

Ken, I saw this list of russian WTF gifs and it reminded me of your show. Some of them are quite violent, but others are just amazingly absurd, just like KHLAM
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:09am Mark S:

Cos i know I heard it recently
  Wed. 10/30/13 10:09am Cecile:

Dale, I think it was someone besides Walken or Wagner.
  Wed. 10/30/13 10:12am Cecile:

But I haven't looked at the case details in a really long time.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:12am still b/p:

Murray's Broken Flowers is on tonight. Forever grateful that the film introduced me to Mulatu Astatke, and FMU gave me more.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:12am Mark S:

Hey you did play "Sugar Sugar" by the Original Sins last week.
I knew I heard it!
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:12am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

- Thx doca! - but that makes *two* windows open @ once w/ too many gifs...
  Wed. 10/30/13 10:14am Cecile:

So? He played Jr Dad and Dr Bootygrabber and Baby Animal back to back before...
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:15am doca:

@RRN63: yes, sometimes I can't stay on comment board because my computer can't handle too much information
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:15am dale:

jill st. john wasn't on board, was she?
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:16am Pine:

I am sassified
  Wed. 10/30/13 10:16am Cecile:

Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:16am amanda c:

haven't heard this song in so long!!!! yay, thanks ken!
  Wed. 10/30/13 10:18am Cecile:

Amanda, also a favorite.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:21am glenn:

re: lou.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:21am amanda c:

ooh and thanks for a non-terrible cover of a great song.
  Wed. 10/30/13 10:22am Sven:

writing from stockholm, sweden...great to hear Bob Hund here! Great show!
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:22am dale:

man, those glue sniffing children are whacked out!
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:22am bobdoesthings:

  Wed. 10/30/13 10:23am SteveD:

Wow, listen to "Cassetto" bu NEU! and you can hear that Velvets tune had seeped way in to even them, no?
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:23am egal:

Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:23am Ken From Hyde Park:

Hello, Sweden!
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:23am Webhamster Henry:

Khlam: the Russian Lou
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:24am KevinfromBayRidge:

So...What's in Khlam's apartment?
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:24am Sem Chumbo:

Just in time to avoid a Khlamity.
  Wed. 10/30/13 10:24am sara:

¡Cemento delicioso!
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:25am Okasa:

Go Joyce Go.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:25am bobdoesthings:

Kev.. did you mean.. Khlamidia?
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:26am Rev. Turnip Druid:

Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:26am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

glenn: Good concise writing there by Luc Sante on LouReed's ♓Piscean High Contradiction...
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:26am Rev. Turnip Druid:

and hello.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:29am crateslinger:

I met Luc Sante once.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:29am tim from champaign:

Ken, have you heard Ghost's cover of Caledonia? It pretty faithful and rocking.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:29am KOTJ:

KevBay....I bet they have Khlam-ato in the fridge.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:29am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

..gluesniffing & khlamydia...the mad life of Arthur TwoSheds Jackson...was one shed for glue & the other for khlam ?? Red pill or blue? Lennon glasses or Reed glasses? Happy Halloween...
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:31am still b/p:

Cemento o vendas -- que es más peligroso?
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:31am Rev. Turnip Druid:

i call beloved cemento... beloved airplane glue...
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:33am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Pop Riot !
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:34am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...sure sounds like an inhalant trip...
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:34am KevinfromBayRidge:

No insider knowledge , thank goodness! But we can speculate.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:34am Mike Noble:

@Ken: have you ever considered having live jews harp players or throatsingers on your show?
  Wed. 10/30/13 10:35am Sam:

Yay, the Japanese complaints choir!!
  Wed. 10/30/13 10:35am f⊹f⊹ Pledge Time! [̲̅$̲̅(̲̅ioo)̲̅$̲̅] (:

I should know this, buy what do you mean by vendas, still b/p?
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:36am Ken:

Hey glue sniffers! The show is only 15% away from hitting it's goal! Thanks to all who have pledged and if uyou havent, NOW is the time!
  Wed. 10/30/13 10:36am Sam:

I sing this to my cats all the time!
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:36am G:

Shouldn't that be "An 8"? :p
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:37am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...did Arthur in fact pay for that dinner??
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:37am still b/p:

  Wed. 10/30/13 10:38am sara:

"remember when vandalism meant a case of seltzer? we still remember"
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:39am slater:

anyone know what their complaint is?
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:39am common:

hey sam. i talk and sing with my cat all the time.
  Wed. 10/30/13 10:40am f⊹f⊹ Pledge Time! [̲̅$̲̅(̲̅ioo)̲̅$̲̅] (:

Sniffing headbands is way more dangerous then.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:40am Ken:

The last one was" "the salaryman sitting next to me on the subway vomited on my lap and everybody blamed ME!"
  Wed. 10/30/13 10:40am Sam:

Me too. That complaint choir tune is particularly nice and melodic. I change the lyrics to stuff the cats understand.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:41am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...complaint - they were Japanese singing to French cabaret music? Daikaiju Eiga Mon Amor...
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:41am Parq:

Enjoying the Spanish-language vice illustrations. We have those on a lunchbox, purchased somewhere in San Diego.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:41am bobdoesthings:

this is awesome!
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:41am Okasa:

"This music... I can't eat."
  Wed. 10/30/13 10:42am Brendan from Rockville:

Ken go ahead make my week . Play Hatune Miko's cover of Siberian Khatru.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:44am slater:

remember typewriters
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:45am Ken From Hyde Park:

This being Halloween Eve, I need to get some treats to hand out. Any suggestions on something nutritious and not just some corn syrup mixture? No one wants to get an apple anymore.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:45am Sean D. Daily:

"Pandillaje" is Spanish for "whipping someone with beef jerky".
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:45am KP:

I think Leslle West used to be in Vandalismo.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:46am MD:

To Quote...Ed Norton....."LOU...LOU!!"
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:46am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...whadaya mean what kinda Gangsta has Beatlecuts & sandals - ?!! Why you - !!...
  Wed. 10/30/13 10:46am sara:

all bike chains and sandals rough scene man
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:47am dale:

question - when did 'jaw' harp become 'jews' harp? i'm not of the faith, so i have no stake in the answer
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:47am Mark S:

no one wants something nutritious for Halloween
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:47am tim from champaign:

What would happen if Rhys Chatham did a 500 typewrite orchestra piece?
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:48am Ken:

Dale, I think it was when all the Jews Harp Players crucified our Lord.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:48am KP:

Ken is crossing midfield and closing in on that goal.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:48am still b/p:

You can tell they're typing, "All work and no play makes Jack a banker and Jane a clerk."
  Wed. 10/30/13 10:49am Brendan from Rockville:

I'm working in a coal mine goin down down and this sounds exactly like my workspace
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:49am common:

I love this typewriter stuff.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:49am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...Liverpool *was* a rough place I guess...Spaniard in the Works...Originally it was 'Chews' Harp yaknow...Lou'sHarp...
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:50am slater:

i'd like to hear a cover of this on an IBM selectric
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:50am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...'til that goyim Snoopy got holda the damn harp thing...
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:50am tim from champaign:

Oh yeah I almost forgot...Happy Devil's Night everyone! May your gasoline pour freely, may your strike anywhere matches light and may your arsons be merry and bright!
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:51am zeer:

@slater: jeah, cover versions would be great. maybe on more modern input devices? smartphones? :)
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:51am G:

or on a dot matrix printer
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:52am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...damn beagle took all the Quine too...him & don't wait up...
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:52am ᏠЄႶႶỊѺµЄ:

Okay, this is the one that Jerry Lewis pantomimed to onstage, right?
  Wed. 10/30/13 10:52am sara:

I think I have a typewriter addiction now
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:53am Ken From Hyde Park:

Get about 40 people with their cell phones in a studio and conduct a ringtone minuet. That's the modern way!
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:53am dale:

local news program when i was a kid used this for viewer letters segment
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:54am KP:

Well Ken at first i thought it was your selections but i am getting only skips and pops on all FMU bands.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:54am crateslinger:

Nail Gun Orchestra! Blood everywhere!
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:55am rhubarb:

Senores y Senoras Nosotros tenemos mas influencia sobre sus hijos que tienes..pero los queremos.
  Wed. 10/30/13 10:55am sara:

nail, nail, nailn' on heaven's door
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:56am still b/p:

I heard a Jews Harp expert(?) insist it is the real name for the instrument and that any offense taken or forced alternative is misplaced, yet there's no explanation or particular association he knows of for the name.
He also thought it was no longer marketed as the Snoopy Harp, but I got one o' them just last spring.
  Wed. 10/30/13 10:57am Brendan from Rockville:

Glue making ... Neighhhhhhh
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:58am Revolution Rabbit Nov63: also hold it between your jaws...
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:58am dale:

are you on the radiola KP? 90.1 is clean - interesting, on my tivoli i get the rockland station BLOCKING wnti in hackettstown (thanks ken), but not in garage on my sony boombox
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 10:58am glenn:

in the "i love a good insult" part of today's show, dick cheney is "a slab of congealed venom"
Avatar    Wed. 10/30/13 10:59am mark:

Complaints choir, typewriters, and postal workers! Trifecta of brilliant radio.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:00am KP:

Rebooted Mac. Back on!
  Wed. 10/30/13 11:00am sara:

"..why are you making this vomit so difficult for us all?!"
  Wed. 10/30/13 11:00am Brendan from Rockville:

I'd like to lodge a formal complaint in regard to the recent proliferation of complaint choirs
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:02am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

- Brendan - you'll learn as you get older that people only wanna hear yer Blues if ya sing 'em real pritty...
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:02am zeer:

// "jews harp" is called "Maultrommel" here in germany (like "mouth drums")
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:02am Mike Noble:

@still b/p: the snoopy harp is TERRIBLE. talk about a tooth chipper.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:02am KOTJ:

Blood everywhere makes me want to hear Private Armies by Vivien Goldman
  Wed. 10/30/13 11:04am Sven:

haha, that was bad! But I'm still alive here (sweden)
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:04am Mike Noble:

Germans definitely know their jews harps. though most of their best trumps are made in Vietnam, I believe.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:06am Webhamster Henry:

No FM Einheit this year?
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:06am Ken:

Oh Good, Sven! I'm glad I didnt do any permanent damage.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:09am Ken From Hyde Park:

Sounds like Hurricane Sandy out there.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:09am tim from champaign:

I'm assuming this is not the Destroy All Monsters/artist Niagra?
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:10am Ken:

Cmon Wednesday Morning Party People! We are only 8% away from hitting 100% and making the dogs tail wag! Every T-shirt sized pledge moves us another percent closer. Do IT!!
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:11am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

schnitzelmotorik ! Gimme that rommel herr beagle ! I come round again! More glue !!...Get me out of this shed! Yippee!...
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:12am Station Mgr Ken:

no, that was the Deutsche Niagara, not the Detroit Niagra.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:14am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

I'll say it again: Dog is a Concept - by which we measure our Pain.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:14am Ken:

Thank you Dan and Bryan for your pledge!
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:16am Planet Tyler:

I'm getting the knit hat; gonna be the coolest one on the dock
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:16am Ken:

Aaron! Thank you for the pledge my aquatic brother!
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:17am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...A Spaniard *with* his Works...
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:19am thedunkel:

Your are most welcome my fine finned friend!
  Wed. 10/30/13 11:21am Peanut Gallery:

Good groove for riding the Megabus through Tennessee.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:21am SeanG:

woo hooooo!
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:22am bobdoesthings:

boooo boooo!!
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:24am Dan B From Upstate:

Funny. I was thinking of sending in that most popular girl name gif. Glad you found it.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:24am Skirkie:

Hey Ken did ya hear about these laptops that smell like cat piss?
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:27am Ken:

Thanks Dan - always error on the side of sending the GIF in!
  Wed. 10/30/13 11:27am Robert:

@ still b/p: It's like with "nigger chaser", a corruption of a Hindi word, something like "neggachasse", in that its origin is not supposed to have any offense to it and has nothing to do with chasing black people or any kind of people.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:27am Mark S:

anyone else having a lot of trouble with the playlist page and pop-up player?
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:28am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

- was reading about the History of Guitar-making - related that some great olde violin was analyzed as having cat-pee in the varnish - so a trend to include that erupted like it was secret alchemy - later they calmed down & reasoned a cat probably just peed in the guy's varnish...
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:29am Ken:

Yeah, Mark, I'm having lots of trouble here at the station!
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:31am Roberto:

Listening on the iPhone app and following the playlist on the laptop. But my connection is always kind of shitey at home.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:35am Chris from DC:

Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:35am Cheri Pi:

Not me, I'm using the pop up player, all is functional.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:35am northguineahills:

Yeah, randomly, in the last week, the playlist sometimes won't automatically refresh.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:35am Ike:

128k MP3 stream is flawless here at work in NYC.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:36am robyn:

my internet usually sucks and it's ok for the pop up player
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:37am Cheri Pi:

They're a baby Pike!
  Wed. 10/30/13 11:37am Listening Out There:

I'm having trouble with our 14 year old. What to do, Ken, what to do?
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:38am Revolution Rabbit Nov63: iTunes last few days found it won't connect immediately a few times - fortunately not for favorite programs...Ken's playlist always gets sluggy w/ gifs...
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:39am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

LOT: Have you tried stopping & restarting ??
  Wed. 10/30/13 11:41am Listening Out There:

Revolution: Yes, I have. But I keep getting a message about a bad boot sector...
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:41am Ken:

We're $82 away from hitting 100% friends!
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:43am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...well - imagine the jokes 14y.o.s say about adults these days...
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:43am Ken From Hyde Park:

Ten bucks a minute and over the top by a little.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:44am Carmichael:

My computer is overwhelmed by the amount of data on this page. Takes 1-2 minutes to refresh.
  Wed. 10/30/13 11:46am don:

it must have been asked before, but who s playing "Kashmir" in your background music? thx.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:46am KP:

Eighty-one dollars now!
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:48am KP:

Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:48am Ken:

That would be Rockabye Baby, Don.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:49am Ken:

SEVEN dollars away!??
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:50am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:51am KP:

it's loose in the penalty area, who's going to boot it in!
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:51am Ken:

Thank you Ian B! You got us within $7 of a tail wag and cow belch and I respect you for it.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:52am Station Mgr Ken:

Come on now, who shall put us over the top?
  Wed. 10/30/13 11:52am Listening Out There:

FYI, copied from my screen: Oops! Google Chrome could not connect to (obviously, I could refresh the page and get back to the usual wonderfulness)
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:52am Guido (Cologne):

Pledged, where is it?
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:53am KP:

Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:54am Ken:

Alright Guido! Thank you! and thanks to all you other pledgers, I love and respect you all very much and not in a pathetic clingy way at all! Thanks so much!
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:55am KOTJ:

Pubic Jimmies
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:55am KP:

Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:55am crateslinger:

I usually don't get to see all the gifs until after the show is over and everybody's gone. The page reloads too often and too slowly while I"m scrolling and my time is just too dang valuable to wait for the perfect moment. I just take a lonely wander about the place as Duane gets going. I know, creepy.
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:56am Ken:

And Ian hit us again, thanks Ian!
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:57am Ken From Hyde Park:

Over the top in more ways than one....congrats!
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 11:58am northguineahills:

Thanks Ken!
  Wed. 10/30/13 11:58am f⊹f⊹ Pledge Time! [̲̅$̲̅(̲̅ioo)̲̅$̲̅] (:

Thank you Ken! Happy for the 99%!!
  Wed. 10/30/13 11:59am Cecile:

I pledged!!!!!
  Wed. 10/30/13 11:59am f⊹f⊹ Pledge Time! [̲̅$̲̅(̲̅ioo)̲̅$̲̅] (:

thx cecile! I'm even more happy !
Avatar Wed. 10/30/13 12:00pm Ken:

Thank you everybody! This is the first time I've hit my goal during the imaginary fundraiser. !!!! I love you all very very much.
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