2023-01-22 playlist & stream

Jan 22

1st set

They Might Be Giants – It’s Spare the Rock

ID 

They Might Be Giants – I Haven’t Seen You in Forever

Telephone Company – Mustache

The Que Pastas – Jim the Giant

ID

Sunshine Collective – I Just Wanna Play

Soul Asylum – Never Really Been

Ratboy Jr. – Amsterdam

ID

Sudan Archives – Come Meh Way

[WJFF – The Oot n’ Oots – Yam Fries

[KUTX – Little Miss Ann – Follow Me

[WFNU – Sweet Honey in the Rock – African Numbers

2nd set

Ray Charles – You Are My Sunshine

ID/prep to rock

They Might Be Giants – Don’t Spare the Rock

ID

The Suburbs – Rattle My Bones

Stella & the Very Messed – How Could You Not Like Me?

Mojo Nixon & Skid Roper – Elvis is Everywhere

Rainbow Beast – Happy Clouds

ID

3rd set

Queen Piarei – Orange Yolk Sun

Thao & the Get Down Stay Down – There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly

ID

Rare Earth – I Just Want to Celebrate

Mocean Worker – Right Now 

ID

They Might Be Giants – I Just Want to Dance

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2023-01-15 playlist & stream

Jan 15

1st set

They Might Be Giants – It’s Spare the Rock

ID 

They Might Be Giants – Dinner Bell

Renee & Jeremy – You’re My Best Friend

ID

The Beatles – Here Comes the Sun

Cal Tjader – Black Orchid

Richard Julian – Spring is just Around the Corner

ID

BeauSoleil – Danse Caribe

[WJFF – Turkey Andersen – Thee’s a Knot in the Lace of My Shoe

[KUTX –

[WFNU –

2nd set

Harry Nilsson – I’ll Take a Tango

ID/prep to rock

They Might Be Giants – Don’t Spare the Rock

ID

Arcwelder – Cranberry Sauce

Too Many Zooz – Smells Like Teen Spirit

Slothrust – Planetarium

Babe the Blue OX – Surfin’ Minnesota

The Not-Its! – Done with the Science Fair

ID

3rd set

Todd ’n’ Tina – Life-saving Pig (new)

Recess Monkey – Stickin’ Right By You

ID

Rhythm Child – Superfragilisticexpialidocious

Rissi Palmer – Best Day Ever

Bears & Lions – Pancakes

ID

They Might Be Giants – Read A Book

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2023-01-01 playlist & stream

Dec 31

Happy New Year from us at Spare the Rock! We love you.

1st set

They Might Be Giants – It’s Spare the Rock

ID 

They Might Be Giants – Particle Man (Other Thing Brass Band version)

Charlie Hope – Auld Lang Syne

Marsha & the Positrons – New Leaf (new)

ID

Okee Dokee Brothers – New Years

Vagabond Opera – New Year’s Eve in a Haunted House

Tracey & Melissa Beehive – Five Feet High and Risin’

Jonathan Richman – Abominable Snowman in the Market

ID

The Doubleclicks – Brand New Year

[WJFF – Elizabeth Mitchell – Ong Tai Sam

[KUTX – Tricked Out Tricycle – A Super Short Song About A Fact About Your Nose

[WFNU –

2nd set

Jeffrey Lewis – Time Trades

ID/prep to rock

They Might Be Giants – Don’t Spare the Rock

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Jingle Punx – Auld Lang Syne

Elvis Costello & the Attractions – What’s So Funny ‘Bout Peace Love & Understanding

The Replacements – Jungle Rock

The Ramones – Let’s Dance

Breeders – New Year 

ID

3rd set

Parliament – The Big Bang Theory

Koo Koo Kanga Roo – Failing at my New Years Resolutions

ID

Slaid Cleaves – New Year’s Day

Bruce Robison & Kelly Willis – This Will Be Our Year

ID

They Might Be Giants – Long White Beard (feat. Robin Goldwasser)

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2022-12-25 playlist & stream

Dec 24

Merry Christmas and happy holidays to all y’all. We love you.

1st set

They Might Be Giants – It’s Spare the Rock

ID 

They Might Be Giants – O Tannenbaum

Low – Just Like Christmas

Asylum Street Spankers – You’re a Mean One, Mr. Grinch

ID

Lead Belly – Christmas Is A-Coming

Renee & Jeremy – Winter Wonderland

ID

Elvis Presley – (There’ll Be) Peace in the Valley (For Me)

[WJFF – Jellydots – Sunshine

[KUTX – Johnny Cash – Miss Tara

[WFNU – Mister G – Paleta

2nd set

She & Him – Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

ID/prep to rock

They Might Be Giants – Don’t Spare the Rock

ID

Jingle Punx – Carol of the Bells

CandyBand – I Want a Big Fat Cookie for Christmas

Old 97’s – Gotta Love Being a Kid

Fountains of Wayne – I Want an Alien for Christmas

ID

3rd set

Red Yarn – Celebrate

The Jimmies – I Want a Hippopotamus for Hanukah

Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings – 8 Days of Hanukkah

The Sweetback Sisters – Christmas Island

ID

They Might Be Giants – Turtle Songs of North America

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2022-12-11 playlist & stream

Dec 18

1st set

They Might Be Giants – It’s Spare the Rock

ID 

They Might Be Giants – Boat of Car

MomAndPop – Walking the Cow

ID

Daveed Diggs – Puppy for Hanukkah

Mister G – Hanukkah

ID

Sounds of Blackness – Hold On (Change is Comin’)

[WJFF – Jonathan Richman – Rockin’ Rockin’ Leprechauns

[KUTX – Telephone Company – I Don’t Want to Shop

[WFNU – bumper

2nd set

The Bright Siders – Forever Friends

ID/prep to rock

They Might Be Giants – Don’t Spare the Rock

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Ultrasonic Kids – BFF (new)

Weezer – My Best Friend

Miss Lynn’s Rainbow Machine – Animal Best Friends

Queen – You’re My Best Friend

The Jimmies – Every Day’s a Holiday

ID

3rd set

Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings – Funky Little Drummer Boy

Joanie Leeds & Fyütch – Winter Wonderland

Old 97’s – Love the Holidays

ID

Gladys Knight & The Pips – Friendship Train

Walter Martin – Do-Dilly-Do (A Friend Like You)

ID

They Might Be Giants – I Just Want To Dance

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2022-12-18 playlist & stream

Dec 18

1st set

They Might Be Giants – It’s Spare the Rock

ID 

They Might Be Giants – O Tannenbaum

Vince Guaraldi – Linus & Lucy

Nat King Cole – All I Want For Christmas

ID

Lead Belly – Christmas Is A-Coming

Old 97’s – Here It Is Christmastime

The Sweetback Sisters – Christmas Boogie

ID

Fountains of Wayne – Valley Winter Song

[WJFF – Ms. Cacie- The Princess Who Saved Herself

[KUTX – Jazzy Ash – Leap Frog

[WFNU – Tricked Out Tricycle – A Super Short Song About A Fact About Berries

2nd set

Emily Arrow – Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

ID/prep to rock

They Might Be Giants – Don’t Spare the Rock

ID

Jingle Punx – Wonderful Christmastime

Quiet Company – What Christmas Means To Me

The Hold Steady – Christmas Is the Time to Say I Love You

Jonathan Coulton – 2600

123 Andres – Feliz Navidad

ID

3rd set

The Jimmies – Chanukah Oh Hanuka, Oh Hanukkah Medley

Mama Doni Band – Chanukah Fever

ID

Run DMC – Christmas in Hollis

Mista Cookie Jar & The Chocolate Chips – Got The Spirit

Shine & The Moonbeams – Soulful Holiday

Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings – White Christmas

ID

They Might Be Giants – Older

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