2022-03-27 playlist & stream

Mar 27

1st set

They Might Be Giants – It’s Spare the Rock

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They Might Be Giants – One Everything

Elizabeth Mitchell w/ Jon Langford – Little Buckaroo

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Jazzy Ash – Everybody Gotta Sing (new)

Calliope Musicals – Letters

Jesse Norell – The Lucky Few (new)

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Mike Watt w/ Thalia Ferreira – Walking the Cow

[WJFF/JUMP – The Que Pastas – Jim the Giant

[KUTX – Tom Waits – Bend Down the Branches

[WFNU –

2nd set

Strawbitty Yops – Watch Me Grow

ID/prep to rock

They Might Be Giants – Don’t Spare the Rock 

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Parker Woodland – The World’s On Fire 

Aeon Station – Fade

Sweet Spirit – Pamela

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3rd set

ESG – Tiny Sticks

Esquivel – Whatchamacallit

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Father Goose – Get Loose

Riders Against the Storm – Lifetime

War – Why Can’t We Be Friends?

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They Might Be Giants – The House at the Top of the Tree

They Might Be Giants – Spare the Rock

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2022-03-20 playlist & stream

Mar 20

1st set

They Might Be Giants – It’s Spare the Rock

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They Might Be Giants – Robot Parade

Harmonica Pocket – Sing Your Song (new)

John Wesley Harding – Sing Your Own Song)

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Dan & Claudia Zanes – Hold On

Chambers Brothers – People Get Ready

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The Twilight Hours – Help Me Find The Way

[WJFF/JUMP – James Brown – Get Up Offa That Thing

[KUTX – Jonathan Richman – Hey There, Little Insect

[WFNU – Danny Weinkauf – Osome

2nd set

Elizabeth Mitchell – Little Spring (in-studio)

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They Might Be Giants – Don’t Spare the Rock 

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ScribbleMonster – Chocolate Milk

CandyBand – Godzilla/Iron Man

The Deedle Deedle Dees – Rancher Ants

Nandi Bushell & Roman Morello (feat. Tom Morello) – The Children Will Rise Up

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3rd set

Golden Dawn Arkestra – Sama Chaka

Shonen Knife – Capybara

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Secret Agent 23 Skidoo – I Gotta Be Me

Walter Martin – Breaking Glass

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They Might Be Giants – In the Middle, In the Middle, In the Middle

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2022-03-13 playlist & stream

Mar 13

This week, our friend Lloyd H. Miller from the Deedle Deedle Dees is guest hosting a show dedicated to the music and spirit of Schoolhouse Rock and Daniel Johnston, tied in with our tribute live show in Austin this coming Saturday, March 19, during South by Southwest. Lloyd also talks with Matt Baron of Future Hits about his work with Bob Dorough!

1st set

They Might Be Giants – It’s Spare the Rock

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I’m Just a Bill – Schoolhouse Rock

My Hero, Zero – Bob Dorough, Schoolhouse Rock 3:17

Black Women in History FYUTCH – 3:11

Voting with My Mom – the Deedle Deedle Dees 3:53

Dolores Huerta – José Luis Orozco 2:41

[WJFF/JUMP – Josh Lovelace – Going to Knoxville

[KUTX – Man or Astro-Man? – Theme from The Jetson’s

[WFNU – Moondog – Ostrich Feathers

2nd set

We Can Learn Anything – Future Hits and the Power of Discovery 3:14

Matt interview 10

The Tale of Mr. Morton – Skee-Lo 4:05

3rd set

Don’t Let the Sun Go Down on Your Grievances – Daniel Johnston

Living Life – K McCarty 2:35

Unpack Your Adjectives – Daniel Johnston 3:05

They Might Be Giants – Spare the Rock

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2022-03-06 playlist & stream

Mar 06

1st set

They Might Be Giants – It’s Spare the Rock

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They Might Be Giants – The House at the Top of the Tree

Strawbitty Yops – Watch Me Grow

ID (I Love Schoolhouse Rock So Much)

Jon Langford & Sally Timms – Prettiest Star

Andy Sprouts – Can’t Beat Eatin’ Beets

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SaulPaul – Rise (in-studio at KUTX)

[WJFF/JUMP – The Deedle Deedle Dees – Birds of America Don’t Care-Oh

[KUTX – The Nields – The Enemy Called Pants

[WFNU –

2nd set

ID/prep to rock

Laurie Anderson – Excellent Birds

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They Might Be Giants – Don’t Spare the Rock 

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Frank Turner – The Zeitbeast (new)

CandyBand – Ken Lost His Head

Soul Coughing – Super Bon Bon

Parker Woodland – The World’s On Fire (And We Still Fall In Love)

ID (I Love Schoolhouse Rock So Much)

3rd set

Lee Bains III & the Glory Fires – Whitewash

University of Ghana Postal Workers – Canceling Stamps

Nur-D – Still Here

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Pierce Freelon – Daddy Daughter Day

Sounds of Blackness – Hold On (Change is Coming)

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They Might Be Giants – I Am Not Your Broom

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2022-02-27 playlist & stream

Feb 27

Thanks to our friend SaulPaul for returning to guest DJ! SaulPaul will be part of our celebration of Daniel Johnston and Schoolhouse Rock on March 19–details about that soon!

1st set

They Might Be Giants – It’s Spare the Rock

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All One Tribe – One Tribe

Alphabet Rockers – Shine (remix)

Fyutch – Family Reunion

Rissi Palmer – Little Black Boy, Little Black Girl

The Magic Jones – Clap Your hands

[WJFF/JUMP – Fishbone – Everyday Sunshine

[KUTX – Jabari Afrika – Motto Mzuri

[WFNU – Divinity Roxx – Feeling Good (ft. Fyutch)

2nd set

ID/prep to rock

They Might Be Giants – Don’t Spare the Rock [NOT THIS WEEK]

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SaulPaul ft. Bongi & Collin – Motivation (Int’l Remix)

Flor Bromley ft. SaulPaul – Peas and Carrots

Lucy Kalantari ft. SaulPaul – What Kind of World

Fyutch ft. SaulPaul – Graduation Bop

SaulPaul ft. Adee Lifshitz – Just Be

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3rd set

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SaulPaul – Best Day Ever

SaulPaul – Be Myself

SaulPaul – Live and Learn

SaulPaul – Just Call

SaulPaul ft. Nikki B – Ready Set Go

SaulPaul – Champions

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They Might Be Giants – Spare the Rock

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2022-02-20 playlist & stream

Feb 20

So excited to continue our celebration of Black History Month and Black excellence with Claudia & Dan Zanes guest-hosting. Next week: SaulPaul!

1st set

They Might Be Giants – It’s Spare the Rock

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1. Hound Dog – Big Mama Thornton 

2. A Tisket  A Tasket – Ella Fitzgerald

3. Dance – ESG

4. Black Royalty – Ella Jenkins

5. Soul Clapping – Sly and the Family Stone

6. Grey Goose – Lead Belly 

[WJFF/JUMP – Jazzy Ash – Little Sally Walker

2nd set

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7. On The Beach – U-Roy 

8. Young, Gifted and Black – Nina Simone

9. Can I Kick It? – A Tribe Called Quest

10. Yonder Come Day – Bessie Jones

11. The Duck – O Pato – Jon Hendricks

12. Ti Zwazo – Dormélia Bénédict and Claudette Thégat

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3rd set

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13. Let Love Be Your Guide (for John Lewis) – Dan + Claudia Zanes

14. I Am Light – India.Airie 

15. Love Somebody (Soldiers Joy) – Joe and Odell Thompson

16. Medicine Man – Bobby McFerrin

17. My Chauffeur – Precious Bryant

18. Hard Work – John Handy  

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2022-02-13 playlist & stream

Feb 13

This week, we’ll celebrate Black History Month with Grammy nominee Rissi Palmer guest hosting the whole show. She’ll play some of her amazing music, plus songs from Jimmie Allen, Jazzy Ash, Divinity Roxx, Uncle Jumbo, 123 Andres, and many more! 

1st set

They Might Be Giants – It’s Spare the Rock

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Rissi Palmer – Best Day Ever

Jim Cosgrove & Rissi Palmer – Dr. King

Uncle Devin – Jump to the Beat

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Pierce Freelon & Rissi Palmer – My Body

123 Andres & Rissi Palmer – Cooperation

Fyutch, Snooknuk, & Rissi Palmer – Black Women in History

[WJFF/JUMP – Too Many Zooz – Zombie Party

[KUTX – Alphabet Rockers – Shine

[WFNU – The Magic Jones – Clap Your hands

2nd set

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Jazzy Ash – Hop to School

Raii & Whitney – I Love You

Uncle Jumbo – Roly Poly

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Shine & the Moonbeams – I Believe

3rd set

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Jimmie Allen – My Voice is a Trumpet

Divinity Roxx & Fyutch – Feeling Good

Aaron Nigel Smith & Father Goose – Dance to the Reggae Rhythm

Dan & Claudia Zanes – Long Hot Summer Nights

Elizabeth Mitchell & Suni Paz – You Are My Sunshine

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Rissi Palmer – Good Night

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