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by DJ EP from The Extended Play at 6:55 PM on 12·18·2014

It’s Alright – Matt & Kim (Lightning)

Little Talks – Of Monsters & Men (My Head is an Animal)
Wait So Long – Trampled by Turtles (Palomino)
Blood on My Hands – Old Man Markley (Down Side Up)
Devil – Sassparilla (Ramshackle)

I Will Remain – Matthew and the Atlas (To the North)
Wagon Wheel – Old Crow Medicine Show (O.C.M.S.)
Tangled up in Blue – Bob Dylan (Blood on the Tracks)
Beast of Burden – The Rolling Stones (Some Girls)

Walk on the Wild Side – Lou Reed (Transformer)
You Never Need Nobody – The Lone Bellow (The Lone Bellow)
Dreams of Cannibalism – Typhoon (White Lighter)
All Along the Watchtower – Jimi Hendrix (Electric Ladyland)
Baba O’Riley – The Who (Who’s Next)

A Very Cellular Song – The Incredible String Band (The Hangman’s Beautiful Daughter)
You Can All Join In – Traffic (Traffic)

Never Going Back Again – Fleetwood Mac (Rumours)
Walking the Dog – Fun. (Aim and Ignite)
In the End – Linkin Park (Hybrid Theory)
Ignition Remix – R. Kelly
Sail – AWOLNATION (Megalithic Symphony)

When You Were Young – The Killers (Sam’s Town)
Good Ol’ Fashion Nightmare – Matt & Kim (Grand)
Can’t Stop – Red Hot Chili Peppers (By the Way)
Under the Bridge – “ (Blood Sugar Sex Magik)

Skinny Love – Bon Iver (For Emma, Forever Ago)
Jezebel – Iron & Wine (Woman King)
Perth – Bon Iver (Bon Iver)

My Lady’s House – Iron & Wine (Woman King)
Save Me – The Ballroom Thieves (The Devil & the Deep)
Rivers and Roads – The Head and the Heart (The Head and the Heart)

I Say a Little Prayer – Aretha Franklin (Aretha Now)
Midnight Train to Georgia – Gladys Knight & the Pips (Imagination)
Call Me – St. Paul & the Broken Bones (Half the City)
Broken Bones & Pocket Change – “ (”)

Somebody to Love – Valerie June (Pushin’ Against a Stone)
Hang Me, Oh Hang Me – Dave Van Ronk

Leaving Eden – Carolina Chocolate Drops (Leaving Eden)

by Bone Daddy from The Blood of The Innocent at 3:58 PM on 12·18·2014

Feist – Inside & Out (Hannes Fishcer Edit)
Snacs – Wondering
Todd Terje – Johnny and Mary (Feat. Bryan Ferry)

Daft Punk – Doin’ It Right (feat. Panda Bear)
LCD Soundsystem – Daft Punk is Playing at My House
Mitski – townie

Courteeners – Summer
Banks – Warm Water (Summer Occasion Acoustic Cover)
Discovery – I Want You Back

J Dilla – Time: The Donuts of the Heart
Rhye – 3 Days
Bonobo – Cirrus
Booka Shade – Many Rivers

Flying Lotus – tree tunnels3
Baths – Disorderly
nknwn – 021

Shigeto – Huron River Drive
Gil Scott-Heron And Jamie xx – NY Is Killing Me
Last Lynx – Killing Switch

James Blake – Give A Man A Rod
Blood Orange – Chosen
Nicolas Jaar – Mi Mujer
von Thord – Wedding Night

Royksopp – Daddy’s Groove
Lapalux – Construction Deconstruction
Jon Hopkins – Breathe This Air
Airhead – Callow

James Holden – ||: A Circle Inside A Circle Inside :||
Steve Reich – Pulses
Nosaj Thing – Phase III
Tim Hecker – Black Refraction

Teebs – Bound Ball
Oneohtrix Point Never – Zebra
XXYYXX – Angel
Burial – Rival Dealer

Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs – Garden
Slow Magic – Girls
Stevie Wonder – Superstition (Todd Terje Edit)

by Mothra from The New World Order at 9:58 PM on 12·17·2014

DJ Mothra Half of Show

Can I Kick It? – A Tribe Called Quest

November Has Come (Feat. MF DOOM) – Gorillaz
Breezeblocks – Alt-J
Just A Game – The Kickdrums
Expo 86’- Death Cab For Cutie

Empire Ants – Gorillaz Feat. Little Dragons
Can’t Stop – OneRepublic
The Black Rider – Howard Shore
Lothlorien – Howard Shore

Shadow – Bleachers
Transatlanticism – Death Cab For Cutie
First Breath After Coma – Explosions in the Sky

Kid A – Radiohead
Loch Raven – Animal Collective
House of Cards – Radiohead
Revolving Doors – Gorillaz
Hillbilly Man – Gorillaz

Naked – The KickDrums
Teachers – Daft Punk

Queen Persephone Half of Show

Nine in the Afternoon – Panic at the Disco
A Sky Full of Stars – Coldplay
Strong – London Grammar
Yellow Flicker Beat – Lorde

The End of All Things – Panic at the Disco Too Weird to Live Too Rare to Die
Rivers and Roads – The Head and the Heart (album is band name)
Six Weeks – Of Monsters and Men My Head is an Animal
Flying with Mother John Powell How to Train Your Dragon 2
Hoppipolla – Sigur Ros (Takk)
Runaways -The Killers
Burning Bridges – OneRepublic
Fake Empire – The National
Slow it Down – The Lumineers
Wild Heart – Bleachers
Dragon Racing – John Powell How To Train Your Dragon 2
Winter Winds – Mumford and Sons
Trust Me – Eudorix

by Chris Kocher from The Signal at 4:20 AM on 12·17·2014

A ramble through the past year.

Beautiful Small Machines – “The DJ Stayed Home” (The DJ Stayed Home)
Silverclub – “Gravity” (Gravity EP)
Dave Davies – “Semblance of Sanity” (Rippin’ Up Time)
Ingrid Michaelson – “Time Machine” (Lights Out)
Julia McKinnis – “Chemistry” (The Good Has Won)
Spottiswoode & His Enemies – “Majesty” (English Dream)
Robyn Hitchcock – “Trouble in Your Blood” (The Man Upstairs)
Billy Vera & Evie Sands – “Queen of Diamonds, Jack of Hearts” (Queen of Diamonds / Jack of Hearts)
Natalie Merchant – “Go Down, Moses” (Natalie Merchant)
Heather Pierson – “Is You Is Or Is You Ain’t My Baby” (Motherless Child)
Rosanne Cash – “A Feather’s Not a Bird” (The River & The Thread)
Carlene Carter & Willie Nelson – “Troublesome Waters” (Carter Girl)
Mary Gauthier – “Oh Soul” (Trouble & Love)
Chris Smither – “No Love Today” (Still on the Levee)
Dr. John – “When You’re Smiling (The Whole World Smiles With You)” (Ske-Dat-De-Dat: The Spirit of Satch)
The Stray Birds – “Best Medicine” (Best Medicine)
Pete Molinari – “Mighty Son of Abraham” (Theosophy)
Charlie Daniels Band – “Just Like a Woman” (Off the Grid)
The Hello Strangers – “Never Roam Again” (The Hello Strangers)
Ellis Paul – “Kick Out the Lights (Johnny Cash)” (Chasing Beauty)
John Gorka – “She’s That Kind of Mystery” (Bright Side of Down)
John Flynn – “Bury Me With My Guitar” (Poor Man’s Diamonds)
Paul Sachs – “The Devil Never Did” (Survival is the New Success)
The Burns Sisters – “Far From My Home” (Looking Back: Our Irish American Souls)
Nate & Kate – “If You Wanna Be Rich” (Here You Are)
The Falconers – “With Hands Untied” (The Frame Maker)
The Squirrel Hillbillies – “Bless You Man” (Goody Shoes)
Taina Asili y La Banda Rebelde – “For Our Children” (Fruit of Hope)
Higher Animals – “Two Stories” (Higher Animals)
Spuyten Duyvil – “Scratch” (Temptation)
Joe Crookston – “Seven Seconds” (Hudson Harding Happy Holidays Vol. 9)
Matt Nakoa – “If You’re Tryin’ to Break My Heart” (A Dozen Other Loves)
Craig Bickhardt – “Go Round” (The More I Wonder)
Katie Gosnell – “Crazy Girl” (Dear Katie)
Jim Photoglo – “Shadow and Light” (Halls of My Heart)
The Early Mays – “It’s All Right” (The Early Mays)
Daphne Ashbrook – “Keep Breathing” (All Good Dreamers)
Oak Ridge Boys – “Y’All Come Back Saloon” (Boys Night Out)

Next week, I’ll play Christmas tunes you’re not sick of hearing.

by Chris Played by Charles Berman from The Mad Trivia Party at 9:43 PM on 12·16·2014

Chris Played by Charles Berman

1. Name a movie and who composed its score.

2. What is a straw-man argument?

3. What is both part of a cat and part of a contract?

4. Name a Broadway show from the last twenty years that was not an adaptation of something or a revival.

5, What is Old New Year?

6. Please describe the plot of the film “Mystery Men.”

7. What is both a pope and a kind of area?

8. What is the name of the dead woman in “The Raven?”

- Whose bust is just above the chamber door?

- Poe was accused of taking the meter, rhyme scheme, and one line from what other poet?

9. What does “Volkswagen” mean?

10. Name of the Modern Library’s top 100 novels.

11. During the Stalin era, why did Rasputin not appear on official lists of Russian rulers?

12. What does USA-PATRIOT stand for in the name of the act?

13. What is phishing?

14. What does the DC stand for in DC comics?

15. What is domain squatting?

16. What does a hagiographer do?

17. The pope recently declined to meet with whom at the request of the Chinese government?

18. What was Hitler’s job before fuehrer?

19. What is “the propaganda of the deed?”

20. How do you tactfully offer a bribe? Demonstrate.

21. Give us a theme for our upcoming classical marathon.

22. Of what pop song should I do a dramatic reading?

24. How did Rich David get so rich?

25. Name something only one of us has read/heard/seen.

26. Why should you win?

27. Heads or tails?


1. True or false? Bananas grow on trees.

2. When geese fly in a V formation, why is one side longer than the other?

Doc Sonic’s questions:

What recent date was the last sequential date in the 21st century?

Rene Laennac invented which aid for doctors in 1816?

What city does “A Midsummer’s Nights’ Dream” take place.

What is channel 11 in the NYC area?

How many of the gifts in the song “The Twelve Days of Christmas” include humans?

Twitch the Intern

1. He was born on the same day as Abraham Lincoln, dropped out of medical school, is buried inside Westminster Abbey, and currently appears on the back of the British 10-Pound note. Who was he?

2. In Greek Mythology, she had the gift of prophecy, but was cursed so that no one believed her. Who was she?

3. The height of a horse is measured in “hands”…How big is a “hand”?

4. In the movie ‘Cars’, what is the name of the desert town where the cars live?

5. Recently, Hallmark recalled some of its Hanukkah wrapping paper. Why?

6. What is the difference between a ‘New York Strip Steak’ and a ‘Baltimore Chop’?

7. What do the animated Jokey Smurf, Rocky the Flying Squirrel, Granny (Looney Tunes), and Cindy Lou Who all have in common?

8. What is the most-eaten fruit in the United States?

9. How long was the Pony Express in operation?

10. During the 28 years of the Hatfield-McCoy feud (1863-1891), how many people were actually killed?

by MADMANMARK from Completely Deranged at 3:37 AM on 12·16·2014

I began at 3 but on the website it will say 4am I wish they could fix this somehow oh well I am on till noon enjoy.

by Doc Mordechi from Fly By Night Radio at 2:55 AM on 12·16·2014

Artist: Song (Album)
1. You+Me: Capsized (rose ave.)
2. Parquet Courts: These Boots (Nausea Content)
3. Johnny Winter: Who Do You Love? (Step Back)
4. Hurray for the Riff Raff: The Body Electric (Small Town Heroes)
5. Green River: Hangin’ Tree (Sub Pop 200)
6. Robert Plant and the Sensational Space Shifters: Turn it Up (Lullaby and…the Ceaseless Roar)
7. The Move: Walk Upon the Water (Heavy Mod)
8. Beck: Leopard Skin Pillbox Hat (War Child Presents: Heroes)
9. The English Beat: Can’t Get Used to Losing You (I Just Can’t Stop It)
10. The Buzzcocks: Ever Fallen in Love (With Someone You Shoudn’t've?) (Starry Eyes: UK Pop II)
11. C.J. Ramone: Won’t Stop Swinging (Last Chance to Dance)
12. Bob Seger: The Devil’s Right Hand (Ride Out)
13. Little May: Hide (Little May EP)
14. Talking Heads: I Wish You Wouldn’t Say That (Revenge of the Killer B’s Volume 2)
15. Bryan Ferry: Midnight Train (Avonmore)
16. Roy Harper: The Same Old Rock (Stormcock)
17. She and Him: Time After Time (Classics)
18. John Cale: Heartbreak Hotel (Electric Currents)
19. Screaming Trees: Love or Confusion (Sub Pop 200)
20. The Undertones: Get Over You (Starry Eyes: UK Pop II)
21. Kris Kristofferson: Me and Bobby McGee (The Austin Sessions)
22. Eurythmics: When Tomorrow Comes (Greenpeace)
23. Smashing Pumpkins: Anaise! (Monuments to an Elegy)
24. Jethro Tull: Cat’s Squirrel (Electric Currents)
25. Rodrigo y Gabriela: The Soundmaker (9 Dead Alive)
26. Humble Pie: Crawling Closer (Heavy Mod)
27. Bob Marley: All Day All Night (Previously Unavailable)
28. Crying: War of Attrition (Get Olde Second Wind)
29. Gorgon City: Unmissable (Sirens)

by DJ Spectrum from The (Not So) Men's Room at 9:20 PM on 12·15·2014

Catgroove – Parov Stelar
Como Tu No Hay Dos – Buxxi
Zumba – Don Omar

Hard To Explain – The Strokes
Little Games – The Colourist
White Lies – Max Frost
Jessie’s Girl – Rick Springfield

Girls Just Want to Have Fun – Cyndi Lauper
Footloose – Kenny Loggins
I Predict A Riot – Kaiser Chiefs
Love Will Tear Us Apart – Joy Division
This Charming Man – The Smiths

Chelsea Dagger – The Fratellis
Under The Bridge – Red Hot Chilli Peppers
Hard To Handle – The Black Crowes
What Is Love – Haddaway
Black Hole Sun – Soundgarden

Ironic – Alanis Morissette
Mr. Jones – Counting Crows
I Want It That Way – Backstreet Boys

Left Hand Free – alt-J
Love Your Money – Daisy Chainsaw
Friday I’m In Love – The Cure
It’s Gonna Be Me – N Sync
Loser – Beck

Plush – Stone Temple Pilots

All Star – Smash Mouth

by popboy905 from The Dwarf Invasion at 10:41 AM on 12·15·2014

The Dwarf Invasion – 12/15/2014 8:30-10 am

Reggie & Full Effect – “The Dwarf Invasion” Promo Copy
Grandaddy – “Levitz“Concrete Dunes
Imperial Teen – “Ivanka” On
Death Cab For Cutie – “I Was A Kaleidoscope” The Photo Album
La Makita Soma – “Southern Western” Brighton Park
Wilco – “Heavy Metal Drummer” Yankee Hotel Foxtrot
Dressy Bessy – “Buttercups” Sound Go Round
Mates Of State – “As Night As Now” Our Constant Concern
White Stripes – “Dead Leaves And Dirty Ground” White Blood Cells
White Stripes – “Hotel Yorba” White Blood Cells
Pinback – “Penelope” Blue Screen Life
Trail Of Dead – “Source Tags And Codes” Source Tags And Codes
The Dismemberment Plan – “What Do You Want Me To Say” Emergency And I
Hey Mercedes – “The Frowning Of A Lifetime” Everynight Fireworks
Pretty Girls Make Graves – “Speakers Push The Air” 7”
Fugazi – “Epic Problem” The Argument
Jawbreaker – “Jinx Removing”
The Anniversary – “Never Die Young” Your Majesty
Badly Drawn Boy – “Something To Talk About” About A Boy
The Dismemberment Plan – “The Other Side” Changes

by DJ Spectrum from The (Not So) Men's Room at 8:56 PM on 12·14·2014

Some Alphabetical Fun

Modern Guilt – Beck
Blue Moon – Beck
Only Love – Ben Howard
I Forget Where We Were – Ben Howard
Atlas Hands – Benjamin Francis Leftwich

You & Me (Flume Remix) – Disclosure, Eliza Doolittle
From Eden – Hozier

Work Song – Hozier
Lazzaretto – Jack White
Higher Love – James Vincent McMorrow
Supersoaker – Kings Of Leon

Bad Habit – The Kooks
Sadnecessary – Milky Chance

La Gota Fria – Carlos Vives
Loveland – Milky Chance
Hurricane – MS MR

Runnin’ – Nico & Vinz
Imagine – Nico & Vinz
Black Out Days – Phantogram
Fall In Love – Phantogram

Tragedy + Time – Rise Against
Dreaming – Smallpools
Mess Is Mine – Vance Joy
Riptide – Vance Joy
From Afar – Vance Joy

World Spins Madly On – The Weepies
Jungle – X Ambassadors, Jamie N Commons
Sticks and Stones – The Zombies

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