Irene Trudel on WFMU, East Orange, NJ (91.1 & 90.1 FM)
Mondays 3-6 pm
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Playlist for January 1, 2001:

Favorites from the past year for 01/01/01!


In no particular order (incorporated into my radio show), I played many of the releases that I found interesting over the past year. Albums that I didn't get to are listed below in Honorable Mentions. Information on the album's label is listed either as a clickable link or numbered with addresses listed below. (Please note: In an effort to post this a quickly as possible, I will be completing information and re-posting this list by the end of the week of 1/9/01)




*Indicates a selection from my collection
*The Bee Gees "Turn of the Century" 1st
*Mandible Chatter "The Grape Scrubber's Lament" Measuring the Marigolds (1)
Steven R. Smith "These are All Remainders" Slate Branches (2)
*The Mometers "Minstrel of Dumferling" Meet the Mometers
*Barbez "The Ultimate Disaster" Barbez
Slede. Zive Slede. "Niagra" /"Nesení Písma (Carrying the Sculpture) Milacek Vytvari Krajinu (Honey Shapes the Land)

*The Golden Arm Trio "The Ship at the Bottom of the Sea" Why The Sea Is Salt
*Jocelyn Pook "Migrations" Flood
*Theodosii Spassov Trio "Ponyakoga-NIkoga (Sometimes-Never) The Fish are Praying for Rain
*Cathal McConnell "The Flowers of Finnae & Farewell to Waverly Park" Long Expectant Comes at Last
*Kate Rusby "All God's Angels" Sleepless
*Goldfrapp "Lovely Head" Felt Mountain

Vashti Bunyan "Timothy Grubb" Just Another Diamond Day (3)
Steve Tilston "These Days" The Greening Wind (4)
*Tin Hat Trio "Sand Dog Blues" Helium (5)
*Threnody Ensemble "Somewhere Near Denton" Timbre Hollow (6)
*Timothy Hill "After a Snowfall" The Human Place (7)

Belle and Sebastian "Family Tree" Fold your hands child, you walk like a peasant
Christina Rosenvinge "White Ape" Frozen Pool
*Two Dollar Guitar "Green Room" Weak Beats and Lame-Ass Rhymes
Yo La Tengo "Last Days of Disco" And then nothing turned itself inside-out.
*Radiohead "How To Disappear Completely" Kid A(8)

*Damon and Naomi with Ghost "I Dreamed of The Caucauses" Damon and Naomi with Ghost
Graham "As Time Keeps Ticking By" VA: Head in The Clouds
Trembling Blue Stars "Fragile" Broken By Whispers
Joy Zipper "God" Joy Zipper
Reynold Phillipsek "Sunflower" VA: Starflower
*The Loud Family "One Will Be the Highway" Attractive Nuisance

Arling and Cameron "W.E.E.K.E.N.D." Music for Imaginary Films
*XTC "I'm the Man Who Murdered Love" Wasp Star

Information on Labels:



(2) Little Brother Records, P.O. Box 33677, Portland, OR 97292

(3) Spinney, P.O.Box 3801, London NW1, UK

(4) Hubris Records, P.O.Box 152 Keighley, West Yorkshire BD 22 0YT, UK

(5) Angel Records

(6) New Albion Records


(8) Capitol Records

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Honorable mentions:



*Indicates a selection from my collection
Acid Mothers Temple and The Melting Paraiso U.F.O. Troubadours From Another World
*Darol Anger Diary of a Fiddler
*Blood Sweat and Tears Child is Father to the Man (reissue)
*Bubble Bash Bish
*Jeff Buckley Mystery White Boy * Live '95-'96
*The Byrds Untitled / Unissued
Terry Callier The Kershaw Sessions
*Michel Camillo & Tomatito Spain
*Laura Cantrell Not the Trembling Kind
Flying Saucer Attack Mirror
*Giraffes The Days are Filled with Years
*Glide  Performance
*João Gilberto João voz e violão
*Dan Hicks and the Hot Licks Beatin' the Heat
*Phillip Johnston Normalology (reissue)
*Lutz Kirchoff Lute Music for Witches and Alchemists
The Ladytron The Ladytron
Erik Lindgren Scores!
Marumari The Wolves Hollow
*Larry John McNally  Loose Ends
Essra Mohawk Primordial Lovers MM (reissue)
The Monkees The Headquarters Sessions
*Geoff Muldaur Password
*Roy Nathanson Fire at Keaton's Bar & Grill
Of Montreal The Singles and Songles Album
*Okoros Ensemble Transylvanian Village Music
*Oregon The Best of the Vanguard Years
*Annette Peacock An Acrobat's Heart
*Suzzy Roche Songs from and Unmarried Housewife and Mother, Greenwich Village, USA
Terre Roche The Sound of a Tree Falling
*Songs from a Random House Random Numbers
*Tan Sleeve White Lie Castle
Thuja (w/Steven R. Smith)  The Deer Lay Down Their Bones
Mary Timony Mountains
*Mark Wirtz Kitschnsync
*The Wondermints Bali

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