Rhubarb Cake, 10/19/00, 9 AM-noon on WFMU

hosted by Douglas

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background: Ektroverde

Hoosier Hot Shots: From The Indies To The Andes In His Undies
   thanks to R. Christgau for pointing me toward this RIDICULOUS record

Aphex Twin: On
   who'd have thought there was an actual riff in there?
Gai/Jin: On
   or that it could be articulated with rock instrumentation?
Bratmobile: Cheap Trick Record
   temporarily washing mouth with soap
Jah Vengeance: No Light
   detonate the dancehall!!
Mild Man Jan & Mark E. Smith: Fistful Of Credits
   V/VM side project--can't even tell what the words are, but That Voice!

Monkees: Zilch (Peter Tork vocal track)
   source material
Del Tha Funkee Homosapien: Mistadobalina
   wildly recontextualized
Deltron 3030: Virus
   Del returns in cybernetic body armor w/ Dan the Automator & Kid Koala
DJ Shadow: Dark Days (Theme)
   speaking of excellent producer/DJs...
Die Trip Computer Die: America's Burning
   have clearly been studying several of the above

reading: Jourdon Anderson's letter to his former master

Girma Bèyènè: Sèt Alomenem
   they had the funk, though it was dangerous to have it
Cannanes: You Name It (Greg Wadley remix)
   amazing how nice they sound with fake instruments
The Walkabouts: Solex In A Slipshod Style
   amazing how nice it sounds with real instruments
Mark Robinson: Putting Up Good Numbers
   the kind of little wonder he strums in his sleep

John Cage & Kenneth Patchen: The City Wears A Slouch Hat
   amazing radio drama from 1942

Jud Jud: Slither Song
   you can't say they're derivative, except that that's the point
Able Tasmans: Fault In The Frog
   a little parable about global warming
Bound & Gagged: Clutter
   nifty 7-woman band from Boston ca. 1980
Al Dente: Slug
   more feminist parable
Job's Daughters: The Prophecy Of Daniel And John The Divine
   and hey, speaking of parables, how about the Cowsills?

KID606 recorded live in session at WFMU, 10/4/00 (engineer: Jesse Cannon)
   a 68-minute improvisation on two Powerbooks!

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