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Grand pianos in the surf, singing frogs, hyphenated psych, outtakes, live collaging, twangy drone, old folk, and ephemeral pop.

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Options January 12, 2016: ★

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Artist Track Album Label Comments Approx. start time
Langley Schools Music Project  Space Oddity   Options Innocence and Despair  Bar/None    0:00:00 (Pop‑up)
Bill Frisell  Reflections From the Moon   Options Guitar in the Space Age  Okeh    0:04:57 (Pop‑up)
Wreckless Eric  Space Age   Options AmERICa  Fire    0:08:18 (Pop‑up)
Seu Jorge  Life on Mars?   Options The Life Aquatic Studio Sessions  Hollywood    0:11:00 (Pop‑up)
Brian Sands  Windmills of Time   Options Making Love to Mosquitoes: John Allen 2015 WFMU Marathon Premium  (no label)    0:14:29 (Pop‑up)
David Bowie & The Hype  Waiting For the Man   Options BBC Sessions, 1970  (no label)    0:18:57 (Pop‑up)
David Bowie  America   Options 20 October 2001 Madison Square Garden  (no label)    0:22:53 (Pop‑up)
David Bowie  Blackstar   Options Blackstar  Columbia    0:26:31 (Pop‑up)
Alan Vega, Alex Chilton & Ben Vaughn  Lover of Love   Options Cubist Blues  Light in the Attic    0:42:52 (Pop‑up)
Deerhunter  All the Same   Options Fading Frontier  4AD    0:47:53 (Pop‑up)
Wand  Grave Robber   Options 1000 Days  Drag City    0:50:58 (Pop‑up)
Philwit & Pegasaus  The Elephant Song   Options Shapes and Shadows: Psychedelic Pop from the Chapter One Vaults, 1968-1972  Grapefruit    0:54:30 (Pop‑up)
Magician  Fuck For Peace   Options Golden State Psychedelia  Ace/Big Beat    0:57:16 (Pop‑up)
Grimes feat. Aristophanes  Scream   Options Art Angels  4AD    1:01:25 (Pop‑up)
Yonatan Gat  North to South / Theme From A Dark Party   Options Director  Joyful Noise    1:03:37 (Pop‑up)
Horse Lords  Outer East   Options Live on WFMU's Transpacific Sound Paradise: Sat, Jan 31st, 2015  (no label)    1:11:03 (Pop‑up)
Los Punk Rockers  Los Exitos De Sex Pistols   Options Anarchy in the UK  Nevada    1:21:45 (Pop‑up)
Andy McLeod  Morning Raga   Options Forge the Valley  Dying For Bad Music    1:35:23 (Pop‑up)
Elyse Weinberg  My My My   Options Greasepaint Smile  Numerophon    1:38:30 (Pop‑up)
Kurt Vile  Wheelhouse   Options B'lieve I'm Goin Down  Matador    1:43:24 (Pop‑up)
Black Dirt Oak  Magic Hat   Options Presage  MIE    1:49:35 (Pop‑up)
M. Sage  Werewolf Perfume   Options Six Songs for Acoustic & Electric Guitar  (no label)    1:57:49 (Pop‑up)
Nathan Bowles  Sleepy Lake Tire Swing   Options Nansemond  Paradise of Bachelors    2:04:22 (Pop‑up)
Cultural Fit  20150606   Options Soundcloud demos  (no label)  plus Glenn Kotche/John Luther Adams, "Untune the Sky"  2:11:01 (Pop‑up)
Elklink  Side A   Options Farm Stories  Kye  plus, Solo Organ, "Atom Heart Mother" (Golden Slipper)  2:17:20 (Pop‑up)
Tom Carter  Prussian Book of the Dead   Options Long Time Underground  Northern Spy    2:27:13 (Pop‑up)
Henry Sweitzer  Te Deum   Options       2:39:19 (Pop‑up)
Anna Caragnano & Donato Dozzy  Parola   Options Sintetizzatrice  Spectrum Spools    2:42:57 (Pop‑up)
Cross Record  Basket   Options Wabi-Sabi  Ba Da Bing    2:46:04 (Pop‑up)
Sega Bodega  Tantarantana   Options 34 EP  Week of Wonders    2:49:11 (Pop‑up)
Lulu  The Man Who Sold The World   Options From Crayons to Perfume: The Best of Lulu  Rhino    2:53:00 (Pop‑up)

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Listener comments!

Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:02am Alejandroool:

this is delightful
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:03am coelacanth:

i second that^
hi Jesse and others
Avatar 12:04am KP:

Three, two, one ... Jesse!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:05am Alejandroool:

heya coela, Jesse, Bowie fans of varying degrees, monday nighters...
  12:07am MONEYBAG$:

great soundtrack for eating cookies at bedtime
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:08am Alejandroool:

  12:08am daveB from Oakland:

Hello, this Bill Frisell is lovely
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:09am coelacanth:

hey, A!
i haven't been asleep in 40 hours and i may not sleep tonight but i hope so so if i disappear i have a reasonable reason.
  12:09am clontle:

Is scharpling on tomorrow?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:10am Alejandroool:

40 hrs. damn... I always feel pretty squirrel-y if that happens
  12:13am MONEYBAG$:

scharpling moved to sunday 3-6 AM
  12:15am Matt:

Pretty far out.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:16am coelacanth:

yeah it's not great.
...it's Bowie's fault! i was close to getting to bed when i got the word. and,worse- i was nursing a hangover all day yesterday after not enough sleep the night before.
...if you'd asked me a week ago how i'd be affected when David Bowie dies, i would not have suspected it to be this profound.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:18am Alejandroool:

ouch, haven't slept well in a couple days now, look forward to demain's un-disturbable day.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:18am coelacanth:

$BAGS- and he changed his/her name; and his/her show is good.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:19am Alejandroool:

I was never a hardcore Bowie fan like some people. but he definitely left his mark in important ways
  12:19am MONEYBAG$:

I was up 2 hours past my bedtime when Therese broke the news, then I couldn't sleep
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:20am jj.:

i am by no means a bowie hardcore, just a casual lover. wasn't expecting to be slammed by his death, but i was, and am.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:21am Alejandroool:

what jj said. listening to the sound of his singing voice when he's really belting it out takes on a whole other feeling now.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:26am coelacanth:

Alej - i totally dug albums 3,4,5,&6 then with some reservation until low & heroes, which i loved; then gave him 3 chances and gave up on him with let's dance.
...but now i think i've missed some solid releases here and there.
  12:29am daveB from Oakland:

Damn you for doing such a great show, Jesse :) :(
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:29am coelacanth:

- yeah,and then friday i heard some of his new album and loved it immediately.
maybe that has something to do with why i'm hit so hard. i suddenly, after decades of not caring, was psyched about a Bowie album.
Avatar 12:31am KUMA:

I love this America played with omnichord . Thnx for playing.
  12:34am P-90:

The Frowie Show! Sounding good jj!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:35am Alejandroool:

I am enjoying Blackstar the more times I hear it... so dark-sounding
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:36am Alejandroool:

mean bass+drums
Avatar 12:38am Snortley:

Seems as if he'd been listening to some Scott Walker.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:47am coelacanth:

through all the years of not liking his contrived hit songs on commercial radio,and not liking many of his masks, i still read interviews and such; and i should say- the more i learned the more i respected and liked him...so i was very happy when i heard blackstar and it sounds so honest and pure and passionate, because that's what i always wanted from him- having grown to like him as a person.
  12:48am daveB from Oakland:

there was definitely some mutual admiration between Scott Walker and Bowie. Look up "1997 Scott Walker birthday greeting to David Bowie". Bowie gets pretty emotional about it.
  12:52am ?:

totally identify with bowie's death hitting you harder than expected - i've always liked and appreciated him and returned to some favorites of mine from him in a comfortable way, but never delved deep into his discography like I did with Lou Reed - but now suddenly I'm hit much harder by his death than I expected, in a distant but very real way - harder than I was by Lou Reed's death, in fact - somehow it seems more impossible that Bowie could die. In retrospect he felt kind of foundational - he's the guest room in my house that I only used occasionally but that allowed an occasional intimacy which I took for granted. Now it's like, when friends visit, they're gonna have to not drink too much and leave by 10pm because that guest room is gone..
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:53am jj.:

+1 to everything you just said.
  12:59am Moon:

Hi Jesse from Oberlin - great show tonight!
  1:00am JakeGould:

To me, David Bowie dying was weird because… The man charted his whole career perfectly… He timed and choreographed so much in what he did… And then he not only dies a few days after his last album is released… But also a few days after his birthday? I mean… Shit. That is… Shit. Really? Think about that? That’s like a bricklayer dying after the last brick on a building is laid.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:01am coelacanth:

ha! yeah the guest room's gone. what happened, it just popped off the house? right, it seems impossible.
...when i first read the news, my reaction was to think it's a hoax!..a Paul McCartney!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:07am coelacanth:

Jake,it's like, "okay,it's done.it sounds good and it's been released. now i may die."
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:08am coelacanth:

i dig this Yonatan Gat.
  1:08am JakeGould:

@coelacanth: Pretty much. That is what “creeps” me out a bit. I’m sad he’s gone but when timing like that happens. Yeesssh. I start to want to look at star charts and such.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:15am coelacanth:

i'm open to a lot of things; but the power of the human mind,the mind-body relationship, and the "6th sense", seems to me the most powerful tool we have.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:17am coelacanth:

...but there could be physiological explanations too.

...or he's just as extraordinary as he always seemed!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:19am Alejandroool:

Unknowable, as this Guardian piece puts it
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:26am Alejandroool:

didn't know the story behind Bowie's eyes... So his friend George Underwood punched him in the eye fighting over a girl, left him with the permanently dilated pupil. they stayed friends and he did the artwork for Ziggy Stardust & Hunky Dory.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:34am coelacanth:

ha! it's the least he could do right?!
  1:43am rw:

Hey kids. Yeah... weird, right?

I like this Elyse W. record. What I've heard of it anyway.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:52am coelacanth:

hi rw...
okay Jesse radio on-lights off. i've taken valerian,melissa, skulcap,tryptophan,melatonin,magnesium,niacin (etc)...and i still might not sleep; but i might, so now i Thank you.
good night everyone.
rest in peace David Bowie...or do whatever it is you do at this point- but with peace.
...same to Paul Bley,Otis Clay, etc etc.....
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:54am Alejandroool:

night coela, good luck with the ZZZ's
  1:55am rw:

Later coelacanth! Hope you get some rest.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:56am jj.:

sweet dreams (hopefully), coelacanth!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:57am coelacanth:

(if i dont i'll see you on Samantha's playlist!)
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:08am Alejandroool:

I'm out for tonight as well (maybe) ZZZ's until the other side. 24 hrs on the nose now of Bowie's passing.
  2:11am rw:

'night A! It's been a strange 24 hrs.
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