2020-10-18 playlist & stream

Oct 18

1st set

They Might Be Giants – It’s Spare the Rock

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They Might Be Giants – Alphabet Lost and Found

Caspar Babypants – Live Like a Baby (new)

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Lunch Money – To Be a Fossil

Lucky Diaz – El Sol Tesega

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The Sunny Smiles Three – Rainbow Rise (new)

[WJFF/KCMJ – Ladysmith Black Mambazo – Long Walk to Freedom

[KUTX – Justin Roberts – Polar Bear

[WFNU – Great Lake Swimmers – See You On The Moon

2nd set

Mates of State – I Am A Scientist

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TMBG – Don’t Spare the Rock!

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Mighty Mighty Bosstones – Kinder Words

Josh & the Jamtones – I Love U

Mil’s Trills – Make It Up

Miss Lynn’s Rainbow Machine – Animal Best Friends

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3rd set

Guided by Voices – Hold On Hope

Dean Jones & Jacky Davis – Mycelium (new)

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Africa Bambaataa & the Soulsonic Force – Planet Rock

Ziggy Marley – Move Your Body (feat. Tom Morello, Busta Rhymes, & Isaiah Marley) (new)

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They Might Be Giants – D Is For Drums

They Might Be Giants – Spare the Rock

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2020-10-11 playlist & stream

Oct 11

Huge thanks to Pierce Freelon for stopping by and guest hosting. Can’t wait for more Kukuza Fests in the future!

Rissi Palmer – Best Day Ever 

SeanPaul – It’s A Vibe ft. Alphabet Rockers and Denzil Findley 

Papa Siama and Auntie Dallas – Ko Kimbi Ko

Father Goose – Wanna Love U 

Pierce Freelon – Bubble 

Aaron Nigel Smith & 1 World Chorus – Everyone Loves to Dance

Claudia and Dan Zanes – Reparations is a Must 

Pierce Freelon feat. KronoZ Time – Gather Your Clothes   

Jabali Afrika – Kings and Queens (Official Music Video) feat. Culture Hub Royalty

Ella Jenkins – Stop and Go

Alphabet Rockers – Shine

Shine and the Moonbeams – Bully Bully 

Uncle Jumbo – Get Loose 

Pierce Freelon feat. Carlitta Durand – Make New Friends 

Divinity Roxx – Ready Set Go

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2020-10-04 playlist & stream

Oct 04

1st set

They Might Be Giants – It’s Spare the Rock

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They Might Be Giants – Apartment Four

Dean Jones & Jacky Davis – Better Together (new)

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The Pointer Sisters – Pinball Number Count

Asylum Street Spankers – Everybody Loves My Baby

Joanie Leeds – RBG

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Big Butter – People, Animals and Plants

[WJFF/KCMJ – The Harmonica Pocket – Supermoon

[KUTX – Zee Avi – The Circle Game

[WFNU – Folk Implosion – I’m Just a Bill

2nd set

Justin Roberts – Ain’t No Way (new)

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TMBG – Don’t Spare the Rock!

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Frances England – I Scream, You Scream 

CandyBand – Ice Cream

Mark Pound – What Do You Want To Be (new)

Jasmine & Bleu – The Turtle and the Bunny (new)

The Heavy – Better As One

The Not-Its! – Hide & Seek

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3rd set

Thao & the Get Down Stay Down – Bag of Hammers

Shine & the Moonbeams – Tell Me Why

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Mista Cookie Jar – Kindness is the Way (new)

Peaches & Herb – Shake Your Groove Thing

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They Might Be Giants – Four of Two

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2020-09-27 playlist & stream

Sep 27

1st set

They Might Be Giants – It’s Spare the Rock

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They Might Be Giants – Dr. Worm (in-studio)

The Bazillions medium-sized deck concert)

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[WJFF/KCMJ – Bowie – Kooks

[KUTX – Paul Simon – Me & Julio

[WFNU – Barenaked Ladies – My Big Sister

2nd set

Peter Himmelman – Lullabye with Baseball and Trains

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TMBG – Don’t Spare the Rock!

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The Boogers – My Baseball Bat

The Baseball Project – Don’t Call Them Twinkies

Justin Roberts – Pop Fly

Milkshake – Baseball

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3rd set

Lunch Money – You Were a Basket of Flowers

Sudan Archives – Come Meh Way

Rissi Palmer – Dear to Me

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Quiet Company – At the Birth (new)  

Pierce Freelon – Daddy Daughter Day (feat. J. Gunn) (new)

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They Might Be Giants – Long White Beard

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2020-09-20 playlist & stream

Sep 20

1st set

They Might Be Giants – It’s Spare the Rock

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They Might Be Giants – Number Two

Mister G – Earth Beneath Your Feet (new)

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Elizabeth Cotten – Freight Train

Elizabeth Mitchell – This Land is Your Land

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Katrina & the Waves – Walking on Sunshine

[WJFF/KCMJ – Uncle Devin – Be Yourself (extended remix)

[KUTX – Steve Weeks – Take the Tinkertown Trolley

[WFNU – Secret Agent 23 Skidoo – Mysterious

2nd set

SaulPaul – Rise (violin remix) (new)

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TMBG – Don’t Spare the Rock!

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Babe the Blue OX – Surfin’ Minnesota

Dressy Bessy – Electrified

Posies – Dream All Day

123 Andres feat. Sugar Free Allstars – Keep It Up (new)

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3rd set

Go Banana Go! – I Love Cookies (new)

Pierce Freelon – Gather Your Clothes (feat. Kronoz Time) (new)

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Shine & the Moonbeams – Shooting Star

James Brown – Get Up Offa That Thing 

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They Might Be Giants – Triops Has Three Eyes

They Might Be Giants – Spare the Rock

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2020-09-13 playlist & stream

Sep 13

1st set

They Might Be Giants – It’s Spare the Rock

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They Might Be Giants – Particle Man (live at Nola Studio)

Interview with Shine

Shine & the Moonbeams – High Five

Pierce Freelon – Make New Friends (feat. Carlitta Durand) (new)

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SaulPaul – Vibes (feat. Alphabet Rockers & Denzil Findley) (new)

[WJFF/KCMJ – Django Jones – Long Time Sun

[KUTX – Asylum Street Spankers – Don’t Turn Out

[WFNU – Justin Roberts – Way Out

2nd set

Mister G – Seeds of Shalom (new)

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TMBG – Don’t Spare the Rock!

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The Morning Announcements – Proactive Man (new)

Kym Stewart – I Am a Robot (new)

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3rd set

Turn Turn Turn – Mid-sized Deck Concert 

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They Might Be Giants – John Lee Supertaster

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2020-09-06 playlist & stream

Sep 06

Thanks to Uncle Devin for guest hosting!

Uncle Devin – Uncle Devin’s Theme Song 

Ms. Janis – Dance

Bomani Armah aka Baba Bomani – The Black Entertainer

Wincey Terry Bryant – Safe

Take 6 – The Magic of Manners

Lady Luxe – Buckle My Shoe

Uncle Devin – Uncle Devin’s ABC’s of Percussion Children’s Book with Music CD Theme Song… for the Percussion Introduction segment

Robbi Hall Kumalo – The Tale of the Djembe Drum

Rissi Palmer – Not Afraid of the Dark

Uncle Jumbo – Get Loose

Pierce Freelon – Tooth Bruh

Ayana Gregory – Star People… Intro song for the Tiny Stars segment featuring Brianne James, formerly known as the Kid Reporter

Willy Wow featuring Chuck D – MLK That Way 

Sweet Honey in the Rock – I Like It That Way

Wee Bop A Family Jazz Party Featuring Matt Wilson – Goodbye My New Friends

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