Past Special Programs on WFMU
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Mia Doi Todd
Thursday, March 3rd, 2005, 9am - Noon
on
This Is The Modern World with Trouble
On March 3rd at 11 AM, our planet will stop turning for a small moment as Mother Earth surrenders to the gorgeous voice of Mia Doi Todd as she performs live on Trouble's show. Her stunning acoustic guitar tones will lull the earth into starting up once again, newly enlivened and prepared for another gazillion years of smooth sailing as a result. We're not sure how this global warming crisis solves itself, but it seems to....


Slavic Soul Party!
Thursday, March 3rd, 2005, 2am - 6am
on
Jeffrey Cobb's show
Those familiar with the Slavic Soul Party CD "In Makedonija" may be surprised by the current, beefed up edition of the band. An army of brass, Slavic Soul Party kick out the jams on everything from eastern European folk songs to Duke Ellington, with a good dose of New Orleans funk to boot -- never losing the Balkan backbeat. Headed up by a bubanj playing Matt Moran, the Soul Party is made up of Oscar Noriega on saxophone/clarinet, Brian Drye and Jacob Garchik on trombones, Shane Endsley and Ben Holmes on trumpets, Ron Caswell on tuba, Peter Stan on accordian, and Take Toriyama on snare. They'll all be bringing their instruments and record collections.


Homestyle Cooking
Wednesday, March 2nd, 2005, 2am - 6am
on
Coffee Break For Heroes & Villains with Noah
Homestyle Cooking is a very eclectic record label and always releasing good tunes. Everything from Mike Ladd's left field hip-hop to the dark metallic beats of DJ Del-Mar. NYC's supreme sound squad of Lars, Vito and Bullet Brown aka The Roughstars have been perfecting their marriage of grimy rock and flossy bounce since 2002. They'll drop some dub plate sounds and live vocals to the mix! Louie Bricks & Nest are a new hip-hop duo straight out of Brooklyn and their latest 12" has made it to Noah's top ten list of the year, stay tuned to hear more!


"The SICO Spring of 2001"
Tuesday, March 1st, 2005, 6pm - 7pm
on
Dave Emory's show
Part #499 in Dave Emory's "For the Record" series


The Orangu-Tones
Tuesday, March 1st, 2005, Noon - 3pm
on Three Chord Monte with Joe Belock

These frat rockers from Denver ARE monkeying around, and will take us to the Rocky Mountain highs of chugging beer and pledging KEG during the evolution of their first East Coast tour.


Hubert Sumlin and Rob Fabroni
Monday, February 28th, 2005, 7pm - 8pm
on
Jonesville Station
Hubert Sumlin, legendary blues guitarist returns to Jonesville for conversation and live performance. Also joining Jonesey is Record Producer/Engineer Rob Fabroni who produced Hubert's latest record 'About Them Shoes'. In addition Fabroni has worked on such projects as The Beach Boys Holland LP, Goats Head Soul, and The Last Waltz.


Peter Whybrow and Oliver Hirschbiegel
Monday, February 28th, 2005, 6pm - 7pm
on
The Speakeasy with Dorian
Psychiatrist Peter Whybrow talks about his book "American Mania: When More is Not Enough". Also, Oliver Hirschbiegel, director of "Downfall", an Academy Award nominee for Best Foreign Film which documents Hitler's final days in the bunker.


Dan Hicks and the Hot Licks
Monday, February 28th, 2005, 3pm - 6pm
on
Irene Trudel's show
Dan's been making great music since the heyday of the San Francisco scene. "The walking one and only," as many folks are fond of calling him, has been crooning out catchy tunes with just the perfect touch of dry wit and swing seemingly forever and a day. Mr. Hicks' shows are a must see, with the Hot Licks providing the perfect response to his musical calls, which range from the sweet to the purely absurd. Dan's latest disc on Surf Dog titled, Selected Shorts, features collaborations with Willie Nelson, Van Dyke Parks, and Jimmy Buffett. Dan Hicks is certainly a treasure in Irene's eyes, and she's just lucky enough to grab the gang for a performance and interview during their stopover in NYC. The set starts at 4 PM.


Mariana Sadovska
Saturday, February 26th, 2005, 8pm - 11pm
on
Transpacific Sound Paradise with Rob Weisberg
Mariana Sadovska is a vocalist and actress from Ukraine known for her powerful and unique adaptations of traditional Ukrainian and East European village women's songs. (Her CD of this repertoire, "Songs I Learned in Ukraine", is on the Global Village label.) She's visiting from Europe on a coveted fellowship from Princeton University's Art Atelier Program (curated by Toni Morrison) and she has one NYC gig, at Satalla on March 9. At Satalla Mariana will premiere her new vocal and performance piece "Without Ground" - along with an ensemble featuring Anthony Coleman & Doug Wieselman.

Mariana travels in Ukraine almost every summer singing and recording village singers. "Without Ground" is based on ritual songs collected during her travels in Ukraine, as well as on the "rusyn" immigrant songs of Eastern Slovakia.


Interview with Arch Hall, Jr.
Saturday, February 26th, 2005, 6pm - 8pm
on
Fool's Paradise with Rex
Tune in to hear Rex interview actor/writer/composer extraordinaire Arch Hall, Jr. (aka Mr. Wild Guitar). The program includes a detailed Q&A in which Arch recreates jungle calls from Konga Joe...talks about Eegah being screened in Bangladesh...and pays tribute to the great Bruno VeSota!


TWO BANDS: The Shop Fronts and the DC Snipers
Saturday, February 26th, 2005, 3pm - 6pm
on
The Cherry Blossom Clinic with Terre T
These local punk rawkers stop by the Clinic to bring us true three-chord, messed up, sick, loud, stoopit (stoopit-good, as opposed to stoopit-stupid) ponk rawk. The Shop Fronts feature ex-members of Zodiac Killers, Tie Reds, and the Primate 5. DC Snipers will be playing at Trash Bar the night of their CBC appearance with the Black Lips, Tampoffs and many others!


Guest DJ Phast Phreddie Patterson
Saturday, February 26th, 2005, Noon - 3pm
on
The Radio Thrift Shop with Laura Cantrell
Phast Phreddie Patterson, esteemed DJ of Boogaloo Omnibus and Subway Soul Club fame brings a whole record bag full of Country Soul to the Radio Thrift Shop this weekend. Hear some great interpretations of country classics by the great artists of Soul music. Runs from 1-2 PM, don't miss it!


"The Seeker" picks the platters this morning
Saturday, February 26th, 2005, 9am - 10am
on
The Listener Hour

Thomas Fehlmann
Friday, February 25th, 2005, 11pm - 2am
on Orphan program

Besides being a member of such great bands as Palais Schaumburg and The Orb, Thomas Fehlmann is also an amazing solo composer and performer. Tonight on the Plug & Play program, the Ocean Club radio producer whips up a smooth live set of rich, dub tinged beats and bass featuring selections from his recent "Lowflow" album on Plug Research.


The Plastic Letters
Thursday, February 24th, 2005, 11pm - 2am
on Pat Duncan's show

On the eve of the release of their debut album for Germany's Screaming Apple Records, the Plastic Letters stop by Pat Duncan's show for a teaser performance of songs from their Punk and Power-Pop obsessed arsenal.


Parker and Lily
Thursday, February 24th, 2005, 9am - Noon
on
This Is The Modern World with Trouble
Parker and Lily ooze southern gothic charm and play live on Trouble's show this morning. Tune in and hear the ghost of Gram Parsons duke it out with the wall of sound that Parker and Lily produce on their state of the old art, vintage gear. BYO frozen absinthe smoothies, sipped in the shade of a poisonous fern.


DJ Rekha
Wednesday, February 23rd, 2005, 2am - 6am
on
Coffee Break For Heroes & Villains with Noah
An authority and scene creator for South Asian dance music, DJ Rekha is recognized as a selector with an extraordinary musical range. When not hosting her legendary Basement Bhangra and Bollywood Disco nights, Rekha, the activist, is raising funds and awareness for a diverse range of causes. She serves on the boards of Breakthrough, a human rights organization, and Pop and Politics. Tune in as one of New York City's top DJ's comes through to play some great music for the listeners of Coffee Break For Heroes & Villains!


"Interview w/Robert Parry & Lucy Komisar" (repeat)
Tuesday, February 22nd, 2005, 6pm - 7pm
on
Dave Emory's show
Part #485 in Dave Emory's "For the Record" series


T. Griffin Coraline
Monday, February 21st, 2005, 3pm - 6pm
on
Irene Trudel's show
As they describe it, "This music is hushed, intense story songs wrapped in spaghetti guitars, crooked beats and ghostly samples. We call it 'porch techno'. . " T. Griffin Coraline writes melancholic yet sweet musical vignettes, and the newest collection, The Sea Won't Take Long, is out on Shiny Little Records. Hear some songs from it performed live, starting at 4 PM.


Bob Brozman
Saturday, February 19th, 2005, 8pm - 11pm
on
Transpacific Sound Paradise with Rob Weisberg
Bob Brozman is a steel and slide guitar missionary, with a particular passion for the National Steel guitar - so much so he wrote a book about it. Originally into country blues and American roots music, one of Bob's early gigs was with R. Crumb's Cheap Suit Serenaders. Then he was floored by Hawaiian music and produced several LP compilations of 78-era Hawaiian recordings as well as helping to re-launch the career of seminal artist Tao Moe. Now he's making a career of musical globetrotting -- travelling the world to hook up and record with other musical individualists such as Takashi Hirayasu in Okinawa, Rene Lacaille in Reunion, and Debhashish Bhattachariya in India. Currently he's collaborating with string bands in Papua New Guinea. Bob stops by for an animated session of steel and slide guitar show-and-tell with the help of several of his prized instruments.


Les Breastfeeders
Saturday, February 19th, 2005, 3pm - 6pm
on The Cherry Blossom Clinic with Terre T

This French-Canadian 6-piece puts the sex in sextet! The band has 2 amazing singers, a guy and a gal, so their music alternately evokes perfect girlpop or catchy and rollicking 6Ts garage. Tune in and hear why their album Dejeuner Sur L'Herbe was one of Terre T's best fave albums of 2004, then go see them that same night at Lit!


Listener Mike Catalano spins 'em as he sees fit
Saturday, February 19th, 2005, 9am - 10am
on
The Listener Hour

Yuko Nexus6
Friday, February 18th, 2005, 11pm - 2am
on Orphan program

Yuko Nexus6, an electronic music professor at Nagoya University of Arts and Sciences, produces her stunning and beautiful "kotatsu music" through laptop manipulation and arrangement of personally created field recordings. She will employ her "Just Start" approach to art for a special live performance that will consist solely of recordings made in the previous few days of her travels through North America to WFMU! Yuko Nexus6's performances are truly remarkable experiences and should not be missed!


The folks from Ego Trip
Friday, February 18th, 2005, 3pm - 6pm
on
Nickel and Dime Radio with $mall ¢hange
The people behind the magazine (RIP), behind the infamous Big List books on rap and racism, and now a show on VH-1 called 'TV's Illest Minority Moments' finally come down to the studios of WFMU after years of trying to work it out. Special 'racial' theme music set and equal opportunity offensive discussion. B-side wins again.


Hearts on Fire
Thursday, February 17th, 2005, 11pm - 2am
on
Pat Duncan's show
Hearts on Fire will invade tranquil living rooms on both sides of the Hudson this Thursday. Performing an intimate set of new songs from their ever-increasing catalog, the band plan to send shivers down every erect antenna from Brooklyn to Bayonne.


Fakation
Wednesday, February 16th, 2005, 11pm - 2am
on
Black Ops's show
Fakation makes the equation 2+1=1. Take the rhythm section of Sightings John Lockie (drums) and Richard Hoffman (bass) and add musical nomad Rebecca "Railroad" Gaffney on vocals, and you get Fakation, a rhythmically overpowering group that makes you wonder why the hell there isn't more of this coming out in the deluge that is the the current music scene. They take a sweet groove and hit up with some serious heavyness. It is almost like rock still existed, and this from a trio that only came into being during a winter vacation.


Guest DJ R.A. the Rugged Man
Wednesday, February 16th, 2005, 2am - 6am
on
Coffee Break For Heroes & Villains with Noah
The return of R.A. is not soon enough! However this time it's the American Low Life that will be picking the tracks and talking about them. Classic hip-hop from the 1980's with rap knowledge that'll be perfect for your crash course in the golden era! Don't miss as R.A. The Rugged Man brings it back!


"9/11 Update: The SICO File"
Tuesday, February 15th, 2005, 6pm - 7pm
on
Dave Emory's show
Part #498 in Dave Emory's "For the Record" series


DJ Caveman Skull AKA Stephen O'Malley of Sunn O))) and Khanate
Tuesday, February 15th, 2005, 3pm - 6pm
on Brian Turner's show

Brian gives up the seat today for guest DJ Caveman Skull, also known as Stephen O'Malley of Sunn O))), Khanate, the Lotus Eaters, and other essential units of contemporary doom and drone. We'll be talking metal past and present as well as previewing Sunn O)))'s upcoming tour of Australia and Europe where the robed ones will be sharing the stage with the likes of Circle, the Dead C, Pan Sonic, and Boris! DJ Caveman Skull will also disseminating a further selection of aberrant audio for your pleasure.


Guest DJ Dean Wareham of Luna
Tuesday, February 15th, 2005, Noon - 3pm
on Three Chord Monte with Joe Belock

Dean stops in to guest DJ and gives us the scoop on why he has decided to fold up Luna's pup tent after 14 years.


Dolores Hayden
Monday, February 14th, 2005, 6pm - 7pm
on
The Speakeasy with Dorian
Dolores Hayden, professor of architecture and American Studies at Yale University, talks about the phemonenon of urban sprawl.


SlowSix
Monday, February 14th, 2005, 3pm - 6pm
on
Irene Trudel's show
This eight-piece ensemble blends guitars, strings, a Rhodes piano, a laptop and video projections to form its unique brand of electronic chamber music. Slow Six merges the instrumental virtuosity and compositional rigor of classical music with real-time digital signal processing and luminous video landscapes. While listeners will only be able to enjoy the audio portion of the show at 4 PM, Slow Six's effect on your senses is at once bracing and calming, adventurous yet accessible.


Guest DJ Corinna Snyder of Yasna Voices
Saturday, February 12th, 2005, 8pm - 11pm
on
Transpacific Sound Paradise with Rob Weisberg
Sometimes special shows beget MORE special shows. Last fall the Bulgarian-style vocal ensemble Yasna Voices dropped by FMU to sing a few songs. During that visit, band member Corinna Snyder demonstrated an especially impressive knowledge of Bulgarian and East European music. Rob has invited Corinna back this week to share her wisdom - and her very large music collection!


Noddy Holder of Slade
Saturday, February 12th, 2005, 3pm - 6pm
on
The Cherry Blossom Clinic with Terre T
Terre T is proud to present an interview with Noddy Holder, lead singer of Slade! The voice behind "Mama Weer All Crazee Now," "Cum On Feel The Noize", and other misspelled classix regales us with nutty stories about the making of the movie 'Flame' (now finally available on DVD), Slade's career as the kings of glam rock, and their subsequent influence on metal AND punk bands. The recent release of 'Get Yer Boots On: The Definitive Slade Collection' will also be discussed.


Listeners Christine and Howie pick 60 minutes of hits
Saturday, February 12th, 2005, 9am - 10am
on
The Listener Hour

Diane Cluck
Saturday, February 12th, 2005, 6am - 9am
on
Shrunken Planet with Jeffrey Davison
Local singer/songwriter Diane Cluck will be stopping by. A spinner of dazzling and sometimes enigmatic songs, Diane is often grouped with the "anti-folk" movement. Whether you call her a folkie or an anti-folkie, you're sure to be enthralled.


Kimya Dawson
Friday, February 11th, 2005, 11pm - 2am
on Orphan program

Kimya Dawson plays the sweetest, saddest, funniest, most cleverly written songs you will ever hear and sings them with a soft, dreamy voice that will make you melt. She'll be stopping by WFMU once again with some of her new songs in tow.


David Fox and the New York Song Sharks
Friday, February 11th, 2005, 6pm - 7pm
on
Aerial View with Chris T.
It's a special Song Poem Aerial View as Chris T. hosts a return appearance by David Fox & The New York Song Sharks performing live in the Love Room, tackling yourlyrics! You can E-mail lyrics or poems to ct@wfmu.org right up until show time. Then tune in to Aerial View on Friday, Feb. 11 at 6 PM to see if YOUR song will be performed live ON THE AIR! David Fox is a Song Poem industry legend, putting ordinary people's words to music since the late 1970's, when he worked for MSR Records. David is the man behind Non-Violent Taekwondo Troopers, The Thing, and Annie Oakley - all song-poem classics. The New York Song Sharks will back David Fox and turn your poems into songs on the spot!


...but not forgotten
Thursday, February 10th, 2005, 11pm - 2am
on
Pat Duncan's show
Female fronted, metal-edged, & punk-driven ...but not forgotten will be stopping by just 10 days before they open up for OTEP & Candiria at the famed Starland Ballroom in Sayreville, NJ. The band combines aggressive and melodic influences to result in a unique, hard-hitting sound with a powerful vocal attack. Tune in to hear some tracks from their upcoming debut CD.


The Hunchback
Thursday, February 10th, 2005, 3pm - 6pm
on
40 Ozs. and a Turntable with the Cosmic Cowboy
The Cosmic Cowboy fills in for Diane with an amazing live set of Jersey horror rock. All four charming and talented but sorely misunderstood Hunchbacks will be in the studio. Guitar, drums, bass, keyboard, lots of fake blood, battle of the killdozers, beers, but no risque banter.


"Nightmare"
Tuesday, February 8th, 2005, 6pm - 7pm
on
Dave Emory's show
Part #297 in Dave Emory's "For the Record" series


The Sights
Tuesday, February 8th, 2005, Noon - 3pm
on Three Chord Monte with Joe Belock

Detroit's rock-and-soul dynamos lug a 1940s two-level Hammond organ up four flights of stairs to return to WFMU's studio B with a brand-new batch of tunes from their forthcoming third album, simply titled "The Sights".


Bob Gruen
Monday, February 7th, 2005, 7pm - 8pm
on
Jonesville Station
Rock & Roll's premiere photographer joins Jonesey for an hour of conversation regarding his lifelong documentation of Rock & Roll royalty.


David Thompson
Monday, February 7th, 2005, 6pm - 7pm
on
The Speakeasy with Dorian
The author and film critic returns to The Speakeasy to talk about The Whole Equation: A History of Hollywood.


Rogue Wave
Monday, February 7th, 2005, 3pm - 6pm
on
Irene Trudel's show
These guys have the kind of album Irene wanted to immediately devour upon first listen. Catchy jangle-pop-folk is the essence of this Bay-Area based band, sprinkled with generous hints of Kinks-acoustic Beatles-Shins-every singalong favorite you can name, without copy-catting the style. Rogue Wave just might be your new favorite pop band. Find out at 4 PM.


Ken and Harry fill in for Belinda and Hova this morning
Saturday, February 5th, 2005, 10am - Noon
on
Greasy Kid Stuff with Belinda and Hova

Greasy Kid Stuff with Belinda and Hova
Saturday, February 5th, 2005, 10am - Noon

Listener Acapulco Rodriguez assumes command of the ship
Saturday, February 5th, 2005, 9am - 10am
on
The Listener Hour

Andrew Horn, writer/director of "The Nomi Song"
Friday, February 4th, 2005, 8pm - 11pm
on Pseu Braun

Andrew Horn talks about his film "The Nomi Song" opening February 4 in both New York and Los Angeles. The subject of the film, Klaus Nomi, looked like an alien and sang like a diva. He was a cult figure in the New Wave Underground who sang pop music like opera and brought opera to club audiences. On the verge of international fame, he instead became one of the first prominent artists to die of AIDS. Still unforgettable 20 years later, Klaus Nomi's story is finally told onscreen through rare club footage and interviews with scene-makers of the time, giving this "absolute outsider" his due as a great artist.


Billy Jam of Hip Hop Slam
Friday, February 4th, 2005, 3pm - 6pm
on Nickel and Dime Radio with $mall ¢hange

$mall hange rolls out a very long red carpet (to the bay area) to welcome Billy Jam of the fabled Hip Hop Slam empire. Billy has been promoting real deal hip hop and turntable subculture since 1984, starting out with radio in KALX in Berkely, and onto running a famed website, record label, work on TV shows, and writing including and in-progress biography of DJ Q-Bert. Get the details this Friday.


Gruff Rhys of the Super Furry Animals
Thursday, February 3rd, 2005, 11pm - 2am
on
Pat Duncan's show
Gruff Rhys' solo record will be released on Rough Trade this March entirely in his native Welsh. The record is a kind of epic, modern, folk record instrumented almost entirely by Gruff alone. There's also a Super Furries singles collection to be released on Beggar's in January so listen in for Gruff to perhaps perform some acoustic versions of those Super Furry Animals fan favorites too!


The Cosmic Cowboy fills in for Diane this afternoon with guest The Towne Dandies
Thursday, February 3rd, 2005, 3pm - 6pm
on
40 Ozs. and a Turntable with the Cosmic Cowboy
The Towne Dandies, aka Geoff Ellsworth, stops by to perform his one-man musical "Football Towne" just in time for the big day. Tune in for a laugh, and a lesson on small towne life.


Greg Cohen
Thursday, February 3rd, 2005, 2am - 6am
on
Jeffrey Cobb's show
Preeminant upright bassist Greg Cohen (Masada, Tom Waits, Marty Grosz, etc. etc. etc.) has gotten over the flu and has rescheduled for today, bringing his bass and record collection in tow.


Joseph Lanza
Wednesday, February 2nd, 2005, Noon - 3pm
on
Irwin Chusid
You may think that Pat Boone, Doris Day, and Tommy Page are the apex of bland music, but Joseph Lanza thinks they're fascinating enough to have written a book about them. It's called "Vanilla Pop". Lanza, who also wrote "Elevator Music", will guest on Irwin's program Feb. 2 at 1:00 pm to discuss and spin his favorite vanilla sounds and stringbeat. Find out how "something so simple can be so profound." Learn about "the history of sad songs done in a happy way." Viva Bobby Vee!


"Triumph of the Shill Pt. 5: Update on the Gropenfuhrer"
Tuesday, February 1st, 2005, 6pm - 7pm
on
Dave Emory's show
Episode # 496 in Dave Emory's "For the Record" series


Tommy Stinson
Monday, January 31st, 2005, 7pm - 8pm
on
Jonesville Station
Tommy Stinson, a founding member of the Replacements and a member of Axl Rose's revamped Guns & Roses, joins Jonesey for an hour of conversation and live music. Stinson will be performing songs from his new album "Village Gorilla Head".


Co-host Ken Smith on the Speakeasy's "Duck Hunting with Dick" segment
Monday, January 31st, 2005, 6pm - 7pm
on
The Speakeasy with Dorian
Ken Smith returns for the roundup on Condi's confirmation, Cheney's reemergence, the Coronation, and other things political on Duck Hunting with Dick.


Ralph Heibutzki, author of "Unfinished Business: The Life and Music of Danny Gatton"
Sunday, January 30th, 2005, 7pm - 9pm
on
Bob Brainen's show
Gatton was a phenomenon who combined many different elements into his style. He was dubbed "the world's greatest unknown guitar player" and his astounding abilities lived up to the hype. Bob and Ralph will play lots of Gatton's music and celebrate his accomplishments.


Akoya Afrobeat Ensemble
Saturday, January 29th, 2005, 8pm - 11pm
on
Transpacific Sound Paradise with Rob Weisberg
The NYC based 13-piece orchestra combines elements of African and Afro-Cuban music, jazz and funk. The music is multicultural and the musicians too: bandmembers come from the US, Latin America, Africa and even Asia. Vocalist Kaleta spent 10 years on the road with Fela Kuti and has also performed with Femi Kuti and King Sunny Ade. The band plays a set live in the studio to celebrate the release of its debut CD "Introducing Akoya Afrobeat Ensemble."


Human Television
Saturday, January 29th, 2005, 3pm - 6pm
on The Cherry Blossom Clinic with Terre T

This quartet from Florida shows off their quirky, minimal indie-pop during this live set on the Cherry Blossom Clinic. Their music calls to mind the Wedding Present, Unrest, and Felt (and even New Order). You can see them live at Pianos on Thursday, Jan 27, and pick up their debut EP.


Listeners Gary Thomas & Ed Rogers spin the hits!
Saturday, January 29th, 2005, 9am - 10am
on
The Listener Hour

Signer
Friday, January 28th, 2005, 11pm - 2am
on Orphan program

New Zealand's Signer combines lush lap top sound structures and rich guitar tone to create truly beautiful and engaging music. Tune in tonight for a special live performance.


Filastine
Friday, January 28th, 2005, 3pm - 6pm
on
Nickel and Dime Radio with $mall ¢hange
Nickel and Dime Radio welcomes Filastine to phreak the airwaves for yas.Funky laptop madness that spans the gamut from ass shaking to mind melting, with occasional live drumming. Has a 7" on Post World Industries and has been know to collaborate with folks like DJ Rupture, etc. One to watch, and now, one to hear...


Susquehanna Industrial Tool and Die Co.
Thursday, January 27th, 2005, Noon - 3pm
on Strength Through Failure with Fabio

"Susquehanna Industrial Tool and Die Co. is the little trio with the big hillbilly sound."

So begins their bio intro on their website. And you couldn't dream up a better description if you tortured yourself for weeks. That one line says it all. Fabio, as a DJ of moderate to questionable standing here at WFMU, is proud to say that they will be his guests in the studio, to perform and entertain YOU, dear listener. He hopes you will tune in for this fantastic performance.


The Four Bags
Thursday, January 27th, 2005, 2am - 6am
on
Jeffrey Cobb's show
New York ensemble the Four Bags mix up a lot of different musical influences, as shown on their self titled debut CD, and their recent release "Off Shore". Made up of trombonist Brian Drye, guitarist Sean Moran, reedman Mike McGinnis, and accordionist Jacob Garchick, the Bags bring the swing of modern jazz, the precision of classical music, and the occaisional Brian Wilson cover. They'll be stopping by with all their sundry instruments and their record collections.


The Last Town Chorus
Wednesday, January 26th, 2005, Noon - 3pm
on Irwin Chusid

The Last Town Chorus is the only choir consisting of one voice -- and it belongs to Brooklyn's Megan Hickey. Megan brings her languid crooning and idiosyncratic lapsteel guitar to the WFMU airwaves on Irwin's Gender Bias segment, Wednesday, Jan. 26 at 2:00 pm. Hickey once said, "I have no training. I am violent with the lapsteel at times." Despite this admission, her music is spatial, unhurried, and tinged with sorrow. In addition to performing live, Megan will round out the hour by spinning some of her favorite female vocalists.


Harley Race
Monday, January 24th, 2005, 7pm - 8pm
on
Jonesville Station
Former Professional Wrestler Harley Race joins Jonesey for a conversation regarding his life and times as World Champ.


Jazz Pianist Jason Moran
Monday, January 24th, 2005, 6pm - 7pm
on The Speakeasy with Dorian

Jason Moran, who has been called "the most provacative thinker in modern jazz," (Rolling Stone), visits The Speakeasy to talk about the piano, jazz, and his sixth and latest album, "Same Mother".


Jose Conde
Saturday, January 22nd, 2005, 8pm - 11pm
on
Transpacific Sound Paradise with Rob Weisberg
Conde is the leader of the Cuba-centric band Ola Fresca. He drops by to introduce the band's debut CD, "Ay! Que Rico" on PiPiKi Records. The new CD features mostly original compositions by Jose using traditional Cuban rhythms. Jose tells us how he evolved from his days as a young rocker in Miami to rediscovering and reinterpreting his roots in music. And he'll try to work us into a tizzy about Ola Fresca's next gig, January 28 at SOBs.


Gaylord and Amanda fill in for Belinda and Hova
Saturday, January 22nd, 2005, 10am - Noon
on
Greasy Kid Stuff with Belinda and Hova
Gaylord and Amanda serve up good and good-for-you musical edu-tainment for tots and nots.


Two guests: Aaron Spectre and Society Suckers
Friday, January 21st, 2005, 11pm - 2am
on Orphan program

Back to the US for the first time in over a year since his transplant to Berlin, Aaron Spectre returns to WFMU with a bag full of brand new and insanely wicked destructive danchall breakbeat insanity.

Along for the ride comes Christian of Society Suckers, a native of Germany, supplying us with a breathtaking set of haunting cinematic sounds bombarded by brutal breaks.


Endgame
Thursday, January 20th, 2005, 11pm - 2am
on Pat Duncan's show

Melodic hardcore from NJ, inspired by bands like Lifetime, Turning Point, Jawbreaker, Vision, Sticks and Stones, and all those great Washington D.C. bands circa '85.


The Cosmic Cowboy fills in for Irwin with special guests Lederhosen Lucil
Wednesday, January 19th, 2005, Noon - 3pm
on
40 Ozs. and a Turntable with the Cosmic Cowboy
Lederhosen Lucil, aka. Krista Muir, joins the Cosmic Cowboy in the WFMU studios. She'll be performing a solo set, just Lucil and her keyboard. Last year she won the Miss Alpine Montreal title, but you'll find that the strains of her music outshine even her beauty.


DJ Brownbum
Wednesday, January 19th, 2005, 2am - 6am
on
Coffee Break For Heroes & Villains with Noah
East Orange native and obsessive vinyl collector, DJ BrownBum has been murdering DJ's (musically speaking) for years. His record collection and music knowledge will make ANY of these so-called crate diggers cry for their mommies! Not only is BrownBum an amazing DJ, he makes some of the nastiest beats ever heard. Representing for A Way Of Life and Ill Seeds, this music maniac will be flexing his might on Coffee Break For Heroes & Villains. Don't miss out!


"Another Interview with Daniel Hopsicker about Electoral Fraud"
Tuesday, January 18th, 2005, 6pm - 7pm
on
Dave Emory's show
Part #494 in Dave Emory's "For the Record" series


Hubert Sumlin
Monday, January 17th, 2005, 7pm - 8pm
on Jonesville Station

Hubert Sumlin, the legendary guitarist for Howlin' Wolf returns to Jonesville for conversation and live performance. Sumlin is one of the pioneers of Rock & Roll and was voted number 65 in Rolling Stone's top 100 guitarists of all time. Among other things Hubert will discuss the much anticipated release of his album "About Them Shoes" which features an all star line-up including Keith Richards, Eric Clapton, David Johansen, and others.


Guest DJ Gregoire de Villanova
Saturday, January 15th, 2005, 8pm - 11pm
on
Transpacific Sound Paradise with Rob Weisberg
Greg is a Paris-based DJ and proprietor of the online vinyl depot diasporarecords.com. He recently produced a retrospective CD of 60s and 70s tracks by the idiosyncratic French Caribbean percussionist (and visual artist) Henri Guedon for Comet Records. The CD highlights the influence of the New York Latin scene on Guedon's early recordings. Greg will spin that CD, other examples of non-indigenous Latin music from the 60s and 70s, and even some straight-up Francophone African music from that era.


Blues Explosion
Saturday, January 15th, 2005, 3pm - 6pm
on The Cherry Blossom Clinic with Terre T

Start the New Year off with a big bang: live music from the Blues Explosion! The Cherry Blossom Clinic is honored to present Jon Spencer, Judah Bauer, and Russell Simins with their masterful live set! They'll be playing old and new stuff, and you will be blown away by their amalgam of punk, blues, and rock.


Uncle Randy calls the shots this morning
Saturday, January 15th, 2005, 9am - 10am
on
The Listener Hour

Gust DJ Devendra Banhart
Friday, January 14th, 2005, 11pm - 2am
on Orphan program

Devendra drops by the Plug & Play program this evening with some of his favorite records to play, as well as few songs of his own to perform live in the studio.



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