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Favoriting December 13, 2021: Filling-in for Joe B The People's Champ

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Artist Track Album New Approx. start time
F8TLSTK  Abyss   Favoriting Skin Deep  *    
The dB's  Black and White   Favoriting I Thought You Wanted To Know 1979-1981  *   0:02:32 (Pop-up)
Parquet Courts  Walking at a Downtown Pace   Favoriting Sympathy for Life  *   0:05:22 (Pop-up)
Spud Cannon  P.O.T.A.T.O   Favoriting Good Kids Make Bad Apples    0:10:05 (Pop-up)
Brrds  Energy   Favoriting Liminal Space  *   0:11:18 (Pop-up)
Low  Days Like These   Favoriting Hey What  *   0:15:06 (Pop-up)
Cured Pink  The New Public   Favoriting Current Climate  *   0:20:22 (Pop-up)
The War On Drugs  Change   Favoriting I Don't Live Here Anymore  *   0:24:17 (Pop-up)
The Moving Pictures  Loved One   Favoriting Fake Books  *   0:30:47 (Pop-up)
The Umbrellas  Autumn   Favoriting S/T  *   0:34:41 (Pop-up)
Chime School  Wait Your Turn   Favoriting S/T  *   0:38:20 (Pop-up)
The Ophelias  Sacrificial Lamb   Favoriting Crocus  *   0:41:54 (Pop-up)
Lala Lala  Color of the Pool   Favoriting I Want the Door to Open  *   0:43:54 (Pop-up)
Wasted Cathedral  Trees   Favoriting I'm Gonna Love You 'Til The End Of Time  *   0:46:18 (Pop-up)
Hand Habits  Aquamarine   Favoriting Fun House  *   0:57:04 (Pop-up)
Pepe Deluxe  Girl From Satanville ft. Demon Fuzz   Favoriting Phantom Cabinet Vol. 1  *   1:03:26 (Pop-up)
Scam Avenue  Fevers Fade   Favoriting S/T  *   1:11:07 (Pop-up)
Lucy Dacus  First Time   Favoriting Home Video  *   1:12:02 (Pop-up)
Waveless  Bogart and Bacall   Favoriting Sugartree  *   1:16:33 (Pop-up)
Low  Days Like These   Favoriting Hey What  *   1:21:39 (Pop-up)
Julia Bardo  Do This To Me   Favoriting Bauhaus, L'Appartamento  *   1:27:44 (Pop-up)
Shop Regulars  Put Those Things Away   Favoriting Shop Regulars  *   1:31:59 (Pop-up)
Steve Gunn  Other You   Favoriting Other You  *   1:36:16 (Pop-up)
The Goon Sax  In The Stone   Favoriting Mirror II  *   1:41:55 (Pop-up)
Faye Webster  Better Distractions   Favoriting I Know I'm Funny haha  *   1:45:56 (Pop-up)
Ducks Ltd.  18 Cigarettes   Favoriting Modern Fiction  *   1:50:10 (Pop-up)
Mike Adams at His Honest Weight  I Don't Want to Believe in Anything   Favoriting Oscillate Wisely  *   1:54:00 (Pop-up)
Pop. 1280  Noncompliant   Favoriting Museum on the Horizon  *   1:58:09 (Pop-up)
Pond  America's Cup   Favoriting 9  *   2:02:59 (Pop-up)
No Motion  After After Hours   Favoriting No Motion  *   2:06:45 (Pop-up)
Dry Cleaning  Every Day Carry   Favoriting New Long Leg  *   2:09:07 (Pop-up)
Julia Shapiro  Zorked   Favoriting Zorked  *   2:16:59 (Pop-up)
Helado Negro  Gemini and Leo   Favoriting Far In  *   2:20:34 (Pop-up)
Dummy  Final Weapon   Favoriting Mandatory Enjoyment  *   2:25:11 (Pop-up)
Acid Dad  RC Driver   Favoriting Take It From the Dead  *   2:28:14 (Pop-up)
Colleen Green  I Wanna Be a Dog   Favoriting Cool  *   2:32:39 (Pop-up)
Water From Your Eyes  When You're Around   Favoriting Structure  *   2:36:49 (Pop-up)
Famous Logs In History  Wrong Tom   Favoriting An Antenna For The Water Bottle Generation  *   2:41:02 (Pop-up)
The Body and Big|Brave  Oh Sinner   Favoriting Leaving None But Small Birds  *   2:44:34 (Pop-up)
La Luz  Goodbye Ghost   Favoriting S/T  *   2:49:03 (Pop-up)
Jackson Pines  Never Gonna Bury Me   Favoriting Close To Home  *   2:51:54 (Pop-up)
Vera Ellen  Yuppie Farm   Favoriting It's Your Birthday  *   2:56:17 (Pop-up)


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Listener comments!

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Handy Haversack:

Hey there, surprising Jim!
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chresti:

Hi Jim and show faces!
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Ken From Hyde Park:

Showy McShowtime!
  12:03pm
Burney Burpalot:

Hello DJ Showy McShowface with Jim the Poet. So we've hit the apex already?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:03pm
chresti:

Listening from the tennis booth in Griffith park. Until the weather knocks the internet out.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:03pm
-жеи:

Great to hear F8TLSTK's new album! Thanks Jim
  12:05pm
Burney Burpalot:

Hello DJ Station Manager Ken. Nice to see you in good form. Hope you appreciated my email.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:07pm
medson:

I was promised Skynyrd here today.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:07pm
StringOFperils:

They always said I would get McShowface
Avatar 12:08pm
Listener Jonny in South Central... (Ohio):

STAYSH!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:10pm
SeanG:

tuning in from Somerville, MA!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:11pm
Yes:

JIM!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:11pm
Handy Haversack:

Nice. Off to a blazing start, Jim! This Spud Cannon album is great.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:11pm
Jim the Poet:

Summerville dude
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:11pm
Threemoons:

Awesome.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:15pm
tim from washington:

Hi Jim The Poet! Hello all you pickle wagon drivers!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:17pm
tim from washington:

@chresti - Did you ever see Howard Wuerth way back when? He put out a single on Dangerhouse. His song Obsolete drives me ape in all the good ways.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:17pm
Threemoons 🌛🌕🌜:

Feedback is intentional or not? Sounds all scratchy...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:17pm
-жеи:

Jim - This Low track does not sound right.. please make a note of the source and I'll be down to discuss
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:18pm
tim from washington:

Low really captured the sound of too much fuzz on the stylus.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:18pm
Handy Haversack:

tim, if it were easy, everyone would be doing it!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:18pm
Threemoons:

OOOOOH Staysh getting on it....I need more coffee.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:19pm
Jim the Poet:

Their producer must have had the night off
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:20pm
Threemoons 🌛🌕🌜:

So I deliberately avoided looking at my 401K over the weekend...supposed to make any changes to elections today at latest...part of me wants to do catchup but then again I keep reminding myself that a 401K is NOT a pension, the stock market WILL take a huge shit, and no amount of penury now will save me from probably living under a bridge at some point...sigh....it's such a scam.
  12:21pm
Rachel Bo Bachel:

Love Low but yeah it sounds funny I was just sayin’!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:21pm
Handy Haversack:

Math checks out, Threemoons.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:22pm
Jim the Poet:

I should not have spilled coffee on that Low cd
  12:23pm
Rachel Bo Bachel:

Loved that Parquet Courts song ❤️
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:24pm
OnTheTrain:

Jim will Yo kinky be playing today.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:24pm
tim from washington:

@Jim the Poet - Throw a Sweet cd in the mic then you'll have a nice coffee inspired supergroup called Sweet'n'Low.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:25pm
Ken From Hyde Park:

Wu-Tang Financial recommends you diversify your bonds and invest in nuclear weapons, Threemoons.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:26pm
Jim the Poet:

I see what you did there
  12:26pm
Rachel Bo Bachel:

Tim from Washington good call :D hey Medson! Jim the poet loving everything you’re playing so far
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:26pm
Jim the Poet:

No Kinky. Belock will reschedule when he's back from jury duty
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:27pm
Threemoons 🌛🌕🌜:

@Ken from Hyde Park -- I AM STEALING THIS LINE. Thank you.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:30pm
tim from washington:

Belock got called in to jury duty?!? I bet the judge heard one of Joe's "anti-vaxxxers are a-holes" tirades and though "now here's the man I want in the box!".
  12:33pm
Burney Burpalot:

@threemoons. Grab a refrigerator cardboard box before their all gone. Having a two story beneath the bridge is upper-crust territory. :)
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spodiodi:

The People's Poet! good morning!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:38pm
JeremyB:

THIS umbrellas song is alright!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:39pm
chresti:

Good morning spodi!\\// Clouding up here, still raining up there?
Avatar 12:42pm
Hubig Pie:

Oooo. I gots a six month jury duty sentence comin' up in January. If I gets voir dire-d, gonna wear some questionable attire
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:45pm
ChukAmok:

Chime School and Umbrellas both playing the three-day Oakland Weekender, January 6th-8th @ The Golden Bull in Oakland, CA! Presented by Slumberland and Emotional Response Records!
  12:46pm
egould310:

I was thinking… Damn Joe B is in a wacky musical mood. Then I realized this ain’t Joe B.

Hi Jim the Poet! Thanks for filling in.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:46pm
chresti:

i have jury duty coming too, I'll wear 2 pairs of glasses and maybe a muumuu?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:46pm
Jim the Poet:

OH hey. The People's Champ will be back next week!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:47pm
JeremyB:

We need that Lala Lala tune on Wake!
  12:48pm
Kat in Chicago:

Playing some integrated loops Jim?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:48pm
Yes:

digging it
Avatar 12:48pm
HyperDose:

Jim! Nice to hear you again 😊💕
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:48pm
Jim the Poet:

I have one cued that's 12 hours long but I may not get to it
Avatar 12:51pm
spodiodi:

good morning, chresti! \\// it is indeed still raining here -- woke up to a puddle in the kitchen (aye yi yi)... jury duty in a muumuu with extra glasses sounds like the best way to do jury duty :D
Avatar 12:53pm
Hubig Pie:

...and moccasins would complete the look
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spodiodi:

i agree with Hubig. that sounds almost completely complete (aloha!)
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:56pm
Handy Haversack:

chresti, spodi, ChukAmok, Hubig, Jeremy, everyone: yo!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:57pm
ChukAmok:

Yo Handy!
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Hubig Pie:

Hey-yo, Handy, spodi
  1:01pm
Coco:

Enjoying the playlist
Avatar 1:02pm
spodiodi:

howdy, Handy!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:03pm
chresti:

Yo Handy!
  1:05pm
su:

ah! it was YOU after all, but i liked it!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:06pm
chresti:

Another thing that's good to do to avoid jury selection is to point and blurt out "GUILTY" at regular intervals
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:07pm
Jim the Poet:

They never pick me for jury duty!
Avatar 1:08pm
HyperDose:

Love that cool guy riff 🎸
  1:10pm
Bill P.:

This isn't Waveless
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:11pm
Jim the Poet:

oops
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:13pm
McMurphy:

The distortion on that Low track is deliberate. They did a lot of that on Double Negative too.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:13pm
Jim the Poet:

Yeah see everyone assumes it's the poet's fault!!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:14pm
luka:

lucy dacus, pride of richmond
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:15pm
Handy Haversack:

Days like these, eh, Jim?
  1:16pm
The NH Guy:

Dury Juty
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:18pm
Son Of Pantz:

You could also jump up and loudly recite the Pacino monologue from The Verdict.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:22pm
DjLorraine:

The people's poet and the secret 5th Monkee
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:22pm
Jim the Poet:

Now we'll see from whence the distortion commences!
Avatar 1:23pm
HyperDose:

Boom goes the dynamite!
  1:23pm
The NH Guy:

Two fir Monday? Low again!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:23pm
Handy Haversack:

Don't hear it at all now. Must have been the poet's fault.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:23pm
luka:

we ran this Low record through a BOSS HM-2. let's see if anyone notices.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:23pm
tim from washington:

@Jim the Poet - are you playing this again to fuck with Staysh?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:23pm
Jim the Poet:

See! It's Not the Poet's Fault!
Avatar 1:24pm
Rich in Bristol:

I hope this is how it's supposed to sound, because I prefer it.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:25pm
xtrakrispy:

Watching the video on YouTube now. It is definitely distorted
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:25pm
rsj:

all the best stuff is misheard
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:25pm
PNX:

Of all the stations to confuse intentional noise/distortion with a technical malfunction, I would not have expected WFMU
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:26pm
chresti:

It's good because I missed the first Low when I was checking the courts. Thanks Jim!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:26pm
xtrakrispy:

Oooh. Haven’t been commenting much so didn’t realize I hadn’t changed my duckie to Christmas Duckie…
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:26pm
tim from washington:

@chresti - I like your plan of 2 pairs of glasses and a muumuu!

I actually want to serve on jury duty. I never get picked. Who am I? Rodney Dangerfield? No respect!
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HyperDose:

Another Mandela effect?
  1:31pm
Burney Burpalot:

@PNX: LOL Too true!
  1:32pm
P-90:

I’m a Tardy McLateface, but now present and accounted for.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:32pm
PaulRobeson1920:

Yea that Low song is good. I was wondering if the trucks speakers were blown out



Hi Hi Hi all!

@Tim Grand Jury? Ho Ho Ho
  1:33pm
P-90:

(Hope I didn’t miss the Nesmith mini-tribute?)
  1:34pm
D:

SHOP REGULARS! <3
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:37pm
Roger:

I told FlagGirl there would be Skynyd!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:38pm
Jim the Poet:

This is the 2nd time I've disappointed flaggirl
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:42pm
tim from washington:

Um, this Steve Gunn could be Skynyrd if you gave Steve bullets, a giant confederate flag and bootleg hooch. Maybe? Not really actually.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:43pm
karlward:

Is this where we find out that Neil Diamond secretly wrote all the Skynyrd songs?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:44pm
Hoboken Pete:

Solid set, JtP!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:46pm
chresti:

Thanks tim, I'll let the judge know that you're ready and willing.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:47pm
chresti:

I'm sorry that you were sorry that you were sorry, Jim.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:48pm
Jim the Poet:

I'm sorry that I was sorry, Low
  1:48pm
P-90:

No Nesmith OR Skynyrd?! Ouch.
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spodiodi:

GUILTY!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:49pm
Handy Haversack:

Jim, have you considered that Staysh might have been trolling us all?
Avatar 1:49pm
spodiodi:

(sorry)
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:49pm
Jim the Poet:

Amanda and Therese are doing a Nesmith tribute Wednesday!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:51pm
Jim the Poet:

I'm not sorry about that, either! I blame Low!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:51pm
tim from washington:

Alright! This is my kind of jangle!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:51pm
McMurphy:

@Handy, that was my thinking.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:52pm
Jim the Poet:

I'll play it again and see if he comes down with a fire extinguisher
Avatar 1:54pm
HyperDose:

Pranks!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:55pm
tim from washington:

Jim - I'm really enjoying your show today. I'm enjoying many of the bands I don't normally listen to. Thanks for opening the door!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:56pm
Handy Haversack:

Maybe we can end up getting Ken to play it for three hours Wednesday! Is there a shittyflute version? Bagpipes cover? Banjo?
Avatar 1:57pm
graphic_taco:

Great show Jim! It makes up for you waking me up with "Ring + Balance / Solo With Background" the other night
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:58pm
Jim the Poet:

I'm planning another 3-6 AM fill in that's all just alarm clocks going off
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:00pm
Ken From Hyde Park:

It could have a call-in segment where people play you their alarm clock sounds over the phone.
  2:02pm
Bill P.:

Great set Jim, thank you!!!
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spodiodi:

loved that Pop. 1280!
  2:04pm
Jett:

Can't find that F8TLSTK track you opened the show with "Abyss" is that available anywhere in tangible form?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:05pm
happymaan:

@Jim I'm graphic_taco's husband, it's my fault WFMU was playing in the bedroom while I was working. Please let me know when that alarm special drops.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:06pm
Jim the Poet:

F8tlstk's new cd is called Skin Deep and was released by No Label Records
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:07pm
tim from washington:

Maybe play the Low song during your next 3-6 fill in, Jim. But play the song on record, cd, tape, stream, youtube and any other format you can think of. That might send Staysh to the boobie hatch.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:10pm
Ken From Hyde Park:

Heh, just noticed that instead of Joe and Joe this Monday, it's now Jim & Jim.
  2:10pm
?:

"crappy crazy pizzas"--love it. Hi Jim, he all!
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HyperDose:

If Paul Bruno preceded/followed Jim or Jim, we'd have PB&J!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:16pm
Handy Haversack:

But we would never Belock it, HyperDose.
Avatar 2:18pm
WO Town Wick:

Great show. Really dug that Pop.1280 which was new to me.
  2:35pm
seedfriend:

But I wanna be your dog
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river:

woof
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:38pm
Jim the Poet:

We should have a WFMU Commenter of the Year Prize. And the winner gets a pony. An actual pony!
Avatar 2:38pm
Coco Kir:

pretty song
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HyperDose:

Thanks for clarifying, Jim. Thought you were about to give MicheLe's dog away.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:39pm
Jim the Poet:

No. But every time Pony sees me she wants to eat me.
  2:42pm
seedfriend:

FYI JUST POSTED-Hi farmers!

I'm helping a friend who has no computer and must find a good home for these animals asap. All are located near Hudson, NY.

Paint Pony Mare, 16 years old, rides and drives, 10.5 hands, good with farm vehicles and animals, trailers. $1,500 obo

Bay Pony Mare, 8 years old, great bareback, with saddle and on trails, 14 hands, good with farm vehicles and animals, trailers. $1,500 obo
  2:42pm
seedfriend:

Also selling piglets for much cheaper
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:43pm
karlward:

/unsubscribe
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:43pm
karlward:

(from that thread, not from the tunes)
Avatar 2:44pm
Listener Jonny in South Central... (Ohio):

My alarm clock plays "Power of Love" by Jimi Hendrix and Band of Gypsies
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:45pm
Jim the Poet:

Wrong Farm
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Listener Jonny in South Central... (Ohio):

power of soul/power to love
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:48pm
chresti:

What if you adopted a pony and brought it with you everywhere?
  2:48pm
SeanG:

Hey Jim the Poet, ever read August Kleinzahler one of my fave poets, haven't read him
in a while, but gotta go back to him he's originally from New Jersey
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:49pm
Jim the Poet:

Yeah, Augie is great. Great guy, too.
  2:50pm
SeanG:

nice!
  2:51pm
SeanG:

can't beat william carlos williams for jersey though right
  2:53pm
knishknosh:

Jim, Pony wants to eat you cuz ur delish!
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spodiodi:

thanks for the good stuff, Jim the Poet!
cheerio, peeps
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:55pm
chresti:

Thanks Jim!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:55pm
tim from washington:

Whenever I have a froggy voice I like to say "I'm like a pony. I'm a little hoarse."
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:56pm
DjLorraine:

Thank you Jim the Poet
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:56pm
tim from washington:

Thanks Jim! I've been enjoying your recent daytime fill-ins!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:56pm
Handy Haversack:

Gah, how did this go so fast. Great show, Jim! Really nice. I'd have listened to that Low song a few more times, but I guess I can't have everything.

Keep those lines short and your meter SPRUNG, everyone!
Avatar 2:57pm
Listener Jonny in South Central... (Ohio):

Thanks Jim!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:57pm
Jim the Poet:

Thanks everyone! Stayed tuned for Jim Price!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:57pm
Ken From Hyde Park:

Thanks for pulling Joey-duty today, Jim!
Avatar 2:58pm
HyperDose:

You rule, Jim!!!
  2:59pm
yippie:

I don't know this song about LA
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:59pm
McMurphy:

Great show Jim!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:00pm
radioronan:

Thanks for the fill in, Jim!
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