Favoriting Ken's Last Ever Radio Extravaganza: Playlist from September 18, 2013 Favoriting

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Favoriting September 18, 2013: (Show #473) I Believe (our favorite children)

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(* = new, *** = Exact timestamp)

Artist Track Album Label Year Format Comments New / Special Approx. start time
R.E.M.  I Believe   Favoriting Lifes Rich Pageant    1986  WAV    * ***   0:00:00 (MP3 | Pop-up)
Ken's Last Ever Radio Extravaganza  Give the Drummer Radio live stream   Favoriting     2013  MP3    * ***   0:00:18 (MP3 | Pop-up)
Amanda Nazario  Making a decision is sometimes hard   Favoriting Nazario Scenario on WFMU's GTDR 9/11/13    2013  MP3    * ***   0:06:34 (MP3 | Pop-up)
Amanda Nazario  Such a sad, domestic situation   Favoriting Nazario Scenario on WFMU's GTDR 9/11/13    2013  WAV    * ***   0:12:54 (MP3 | Pop-up)
Gary Null, Alan Yurko  Shaken Baby Syndrome, Vaccines and the Legal System   Favoriting Gary Null Show - August 8, 2004    2004  MP3    * ***   0:15:51 (MP3 | Pop-up)
SubtleTea  Talk to the Hand: The Thematic Tale of Rejection Intro   Favoriting     2013  MP3    * ***   0:16:13 (MP3 | Pop-up)
R.E.M.  I Believe   Favoriting Lifes Rich Pageant    1986  WAV    ***   0:16:44 (MP3 | Pop-up)
Diane Cluck  Perigee Moon   Favoriting     2013  WAV    * ***   0:17:10 (MP3 | Pop-up)
Ken's Last Ever Radio Extravaganza  I want to step across   Favoriting I want to step across: 9/4/13, show #470    2013  MP3  (The line between idea and manifestation) Sample listing and audio: http://lastever.org/...  * ***   0:23:36 (MP3 | Pop-up)
Ken's Last Ever Radio Extravaganza  I want to step across   Favoriting I want to step across: 9/4/13, show #470    2013  MP3    ***   0:26:32 (MP3 | Pop-up)
Ken's Last Ever Radio Extravaganza  3/28/13   Favoriting     2013  WAV    * ***   0:31:11 (MP3 | Pop-up)
my fun  The Pursuit of Old Pleasures   Favoriting idyll e.p.    2007  WAV    * ***   0:35:52 (MP3 | Pop-up)
Linda Draper  Take It From Me   Favoriting Edgewise    2013  WAV    * ***   0:39:23 (MP3 | Pop-up)
Lou Reed  Street Hassle   Favoriting Street Hassle      WAV    * ***   0:43:41 (MP3 | Pop-up)
Ken's Last Ever Radio Extravaganza  I Don't Remember to Breathe. (I do remember.)   Favoriting I Don't Remember to Breathe: 11/8/12, show #444    2012  MP3  Sample listing and audio: http://lastever.org/show/121108  * ***   0:52:48 (MP3 | Pop-up)
Ken's Last Ever Radio Extravaganza  I Don't Remember to Breathe. (I do remember.)   Favoriting I Don't Remember to Breathe: 11/8/12, show #444    2012  MP3    ***   0:54:13 (MP3 | Pop-up)
possibilitywaves  Live phone call   Favoriting     2013        0:57:12 (MP3 | Pop-up)
Lou Reed  Street Hassle   Favoriting Street Hassle            0:59:10 (MP3 | Pop-up)
Clint Mansell (Featuring Kronos Quartet)  Ghosts of Things to Come   Favoriting Requiem for a Dream      WAV    * ***   1:00:22 (MP3 | Pop-up)
Peter Falk  know you're here,rub hands together,i'm a friend   Favoriting Wings of Desire      MP3    * ***   1:19:31 (MP3 | Pop-up)
Sequoia  Live phone call   Favoriting             1:20:00 (MP3 | Pop-up)
Patricia Arquette, Christian Slater  if i'm with you   Favoriting True Romance      WAV    * ***   1:28:39 (MP3 | Pop-up)
Hans Zimmer  You're So Cool   Favoriting True Romance s.t.    1993  MP3    * ***   1:29:53 (MP3 | Pop-up)
Ken's Last Ever Radio Extravaganza  You have Nowhere to Go   Favoriting You have Nowhere to Go: 12/21/04, show #346    2004  MP3  (What's wrong?) An ode to Walter Murch's THX-1138.  * ***   1:32:08 (MP3 | Pop-up)
Ken's Last Ever Radio Extravaganza  You have Nowhere to Go   Favoriting You have Nowhere to Go: 12/21/04, show #346    2004  MP3    ***   1:32:18 (MP3 | Pop-up)
Hans Zimmer  You're So Cool   Favoriting True Romance s.t.    1993  MP3    ***   1:33:17 (MP3 | Pop-up)
Hans Zimmer  You're So Cool   Favoriting True Romance s.t.    1993  MP3    ***   1:33:19 (MP3 | Pop-up)
Ken's Last Ever Radio Extravaganza  Back and Forth   Favoriting Back and Forth: 9/3/03, show #266    2003  MP3    * ***   1:35:23 (MP3 | Pop-up)
Ken's Last Ever Radio Extravaganza  1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8   Favoriting 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8: 7/30/03, show #263    2003  MP3  Right...right...right...  * ***   1:35:30 (MP3 | Pop-up)
Ken's Last Ever Radio Extravaganza  You have Nowhere to Go   Favoriting You have Nowhere to Go: 12/21/04, show #346    2004  MP3    ***   1:37:38 (MP3 | Pop-up)
Clint Mansell  Death Is The Road To Awe   Favoriting The Fountain  Nonesuch Records  2006  MP3    * ***   1:46:10 (MP3 | Pop-up)
R.E.M.  I Believe   Favoriting Lifes Rich Pageant    1986  WAV    ***   1:47:21 (MP3 | Pop-up)
WFMU's Give the Drummer Radio  Transitions   Favoriting 9/11/13, between Amanda, GTDR, WTJU, Ken's Last Ever    2013  WAV    * ***   1:51:29 (MP3 | Pop-up)


Listener comments!

Avatar 2:05pm
Ken's comments during show:

rabbit, you are everything
Count the dirt.
loose coupling
Impossible
timefolds
Possible
right. right. right.
into you
this week is a keeper
we all have our favorite children
i am fond of your fruits
wow
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:05pm
Rich in Washington:

Froonty
Avatar 2:06pm
Kenzo (Ken's Last Ever):

hey, I guess it's me
  2:06pm
Bliss:

Glad everything is alright.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:06pm
Rich in Washington:

Is this not happening also on WTJU?
Avatar 2:06pm
Kenzo (Ken's Last Ever):

New situation, gotta check levels and everything. Help!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:07pm
Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...a perfect circle of acquaintances & friends
- RE.M. chart - Alternative begins...Leave Home...
Avatar 2:07pm
Kenzo (Ken's Last Ever):

Not on WTJU today. On WTJU only every other Tues. 11pm-1am ET.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:08pm
Rich in Washington:

I can dig it.
Avatar 2:08pm
Kenzo (Ken's Last Ever):

Wow, every left/right channel pair in this whole place is flipped.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:08pm
Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...the followers of Chaos out of control...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:10pm
Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...& Husker Du. Do You Remember?
Avatar 2:10pm
Kenzo (Ken's Last Ever):

is this one channel or both channels?
Avatar 2:10pm
Kenzo (Ken's Last Ever):

ok, it's stereo, just flipped. warm up hooray
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:11pm
Rich in Washington:

It is binaural and loud and clear.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:12pm
Doug Schulkind:

Kenzo, something must be wrong. I am only hearing three of you.
  2:13pm
possibilitywaves:

one of my favorite intros yet experienced, where, "i want to step across" had one of the most passionate and incredible endingtimes! : )
Avatar 2:13pm
Bliss:

Always an adventure.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:15pm
Rich in Washington:

Oh, time-leaks!
I hear past-Amanda!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:15pm
Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...& I never grasped the details of the Engineering - never got control of the Program; I'm just another typical middle-aged person wondering what will be left for me before I die...
Avatar 2:17pm
Kenzo (Ken's Last Ever):

rabbit, you are everything
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:27pm
Uncle Michael:

I am hearing.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:33pm
Carmichael:

What is this sample? Sounds like Murray Head.
Avatar 2:34pm
Kenzo (Ken's Last Ever):

which one?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:34pm
Carmichael:

The one you're playing right now.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:35pm
Carmichael:

OK, now its going away. I swear it is the opening to She Was Perfection.
Avatar 2:35pm
Kenzo (Ken's Last Ever):

oh, THAT one
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:36pm
Rich in Washington:

I am comfortable.
Avatar 2:36pm
Kenzo (Ken's Last Ever):

you probably mean the r.e.m. sample
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:37pm
northguineahills:

Is there a sample of Jenny Odioline from Stereolab in this mix looping?
Avatar 2:37pm
Kenzo (Ken's Last Ever):

but then again, there's neil diamond
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:39pm
Carmichael:

Yikes, I need some new ears.
Avatar 2:40pm
Kenzo (Ken's Last Ever):

do you need a palette cleanser?
  2:42pm
possibilitywaves:

how is he feeling? with his nose! : ) i remember the words were similar to that
Avatar 2:48pm
Kenzo (Ken's Last Ever):

stream still ok?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:49pm
Rich in Washington:

more than ok. Sounds wonderful
  2:50pm
possibilitywaves:

yes! it is resonating amazing season-mood interweaving
Avatar 2:51pm
Bliss:

Stream cut out twice, for about 1/2 second each time.
Avatar 2:51pm
Kenzo (Ken's Last Ever):

at around 2:46?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:54pm
Brian in UK:

To define is to destroy. Leave the decisions to someone else.
Avatar 2:56pm
Dervish:

Actually, I am just an archive of a previous listener. I'll be live next week.
Avatar 2:57pm
Bliss:

Maybe...yeh, the last time about 15-20 minutes ago.
  2:57pm
David Steinberg:

This comment, written by a live person, is being read by a live person. And yet this is a text. It is an example of "media," insofar as it mediates connections between people. I look forward to connecting with you this evening.
  3:01pm
possibilitywaves:

it is that idea of stepping across. i am always wondering what would not be created if i do step across by calling! what i might create would not be less or more, but feels less balanced. :0
Avatar 3:03pm
Kenzo (Ken's Last Ever):

We will always remember Margaret.
Avatar 3:04pm
Kenzo (Ken's Last Ever):

I can call you, if long-distance charges are a concern. Count the dirt.
Avatar 3:06pm
Kenzo (Ken's Last Ever):

It was 434-971-8678
  3:07pm
possibilitywaves:

add'l note: that is from a wikipedia page section about taiji joyfully & amusingly entitled "core concept" : ) : )
Avatar 3:08pm
Kenzo (Ken's Last Ever):

Uh oh, we have to provide attribution for the CC license
  3:09pm
David Steinberg:

The cello riff is Lou Reed's way of "media-fying" his memories of the ol' days playing in the Velvets with John Cale's viola.
Avatar 3:09pm
Kenzo (Ken's Last Ever):

Quick, name all the people who contributed to those sentences
Avatar 3:10pm
Kenzo (Ken's Last Ever):

I do the same thing
  3:14pm
sequoia:

discordant!
  3:15pm
sequoia:

how the hell do these comments work... o_O
Avatar 3:15pm
Bliss:

Like this.
  3:18pm
sequoia:

easy commenting!!
  3:19pm
sequoia:

http://screencast.com/t/Proopk2M8hv < my hexperience

Enough about the comments, I just can't call now cuz I'm atwerk!
Avatar 3:20pm
Bliss:

tech report--just cut out for 2-3 seconds
  3:21pm
possibilitywaves:

discovered it is the words of laurence c. wu from a book in 1986 : ) ( :
Avatar 3:22pm
Bliss:

NYC-Watermelon season is ending.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:22pm
Doug Schulkind:

For the 2nd time, the Kenzo feed cut out and was replaced, for just a second or so, by the Drummer Stream robot. No show is better prepared to integrate such audio oddity, however. Keep it up!
  3:22pm
sequoia:

wooo big ups to joe frank
Avatar 3:23pm
steve:

that Joe Frank stuff is old? i thought Irwin was premiering it. or it was just never officially archived anywhere until now?
Avatar 3:24pm
sequoia:

oh ok I am signed in & activated and all that, now maybe I can comment
Avatar 3:25pm
steve:

thanks Kenzo! you are a great man
  3:30pm
kat330:

Hey, Ken and all kind souls here! I have been super duper busy for the past several days, so haven't been able to comment much. But apparently not as busy as Philo, who surprised me just now with this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BezN4R-WZRI (However low I am in your esteem, I still think you'll love this piece if you can just be objective :)
Avatar 3:32pm
Kenzo (Ken's Last Ever):

loose coupling
Avatar 3:34pm
sequoia:

everyone
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:35pm
Doug Schulkind:

Does kat330 realize that she checked in at... 3:30?
Avatar 3:35pm
steve:

let me embed some html
Avatar 3:35pm
Kenzo (Ken's Last Ever) 335:

Impossible
  3:37pm
speck:

great show. blasting it.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:38pm
Doug Schulkind:

Nice to hear from Alabama.
Avatar 3:45pm
Kenzo (Ken's Last Ever):

timefolds
Avatar 3:47pm
Kenzo (Ken's Last Ever):

Possible
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:47pm
Rich in Washington:

What's wrong..?
Never mind.
Never mind.
Avatar 3:48pm
Kenzo (Ken's Last Ever):

right. right. right.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:49pm
Rich in Washington:

I can't believe that was 2004.
Where does our time go?
Avatar 3:50pm
Kenzo (Ken's Last Ever):

into you
Avatar 3:51pm
Rev. Turnip Druid:

Hey folks.
Avatar 3:52pm
Bliss:

Hello, Rev.
Avatar 3:52pm
Kenzo (Ken's Last Ever):

i'm gonna say this week is a keeper
Avatar 3:53pm
Bliss:

Aren't they all keepers?
Avatar 3:54pm
Kenzo (Ken's Last Ever):

we all have our favorite children
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:55pm
northguineahills:

Thanks for the awesomeness Ken! I actually do enjoy this era of REM.
Avatar 3:55pm
Rev. Turnip Druid:

My god, I so love the phrase FAILURE TO DO SO.
Avatar 3:55pm
Bliss:

Another nice show, Kenzo.
Merci.
Avatar 3:56pm
Kenzo (Ken's Last Ever):

i am fond of your fruits
Avatar 3:57pm
Kenzo (Ken's Last Ever):

oh wow I see the end
Avatar 3:58pm
Dervish:

I see a tunnel at the end of the light.
Avatar 3:58pm
Kenzo (Ken's Last Ever):

as ever, I send you all much love. the archive of this one might be up thursday, or if not, then sunday! check the podcast lastever.org... always
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:00pm
Rich in Washington:

Ken.
Thank you!
Avatar 4:01pm
Kenzo (Ken's Last Ever):

wow
  11:40am
kat330:

@Doug re: 3:30: Holy wow! I bow to the gods of sheer coincidence (even though I know you don't believe in 'em ;) !
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