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Playlist for 30 October 2006 Options | Reach exceeds grasp (despite thumbs!)

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Artist Song Album Label Comments Approx. start time
Kronos Quartet  El Sinaloense   Options Nuevo  Nonesuch    0:00:00 (Pop‑up)
Van Dyke Parks with Mondrian String Quartet  Sail Away Lady   Options The Harry Smith Project - Anthology of American Folk Music Revisited 2 (various artists)  Shout Factory    0:02:50 (Pop‑up)
The Kropotkins  Truckstop Girls   Options Five Points Crawl  Mulatta  playing live at the WFMU Record Fair this weekend  0:05:42 (Pop‑up)
Yoshida Brothers  Passion   Options III  Domo    0:14:27 (Pop‑up)
Michael Yonkers  Microminiature Love   Options Microminiature Love  Sub Pop    0:14:45 (Pop‑up)
Booker T. & The MGs  Weird Stomp   Options Stax Instrumentals: Booker T. & The MGs / Mar-Keys  Fantasy    0:17:40 (Pop‑up)
Hortense Ellis  People Make the World Go Round   Options Alton Ellis: I'm Still In Love With You  Heartbeat    0:20:31 (Pop‑up)
Music behind DJ:
Georges Delerue 
Charlie, from "Shoot the Piano Player"   Options Music from the Films of Francois Truffaut  Nonesuch    0:23:26 (Pop‑up)
Think of One  Nina   Options Naft 2  Lowlands    0:28:15 (Pop‑up)
The Slits  I Heard It Through the Grapevine   Options Covered (various artists)  Obsessive    0:34:09 (Pop‑up)
Kamerakino  Metall aus Eis   Options Paradiso  Gomma    0:37:52 (Pop‑up)
Camper Van Beethoven  ZZ Top Goes to Egypt   Options II & III  IRS    0:41:07 (Pop‑up)
Jay Jay Johnson  "Daylie" Double   Options The Eminent Jay Jay Johnson, vol. 2  Blue Note    0:44:08 (Pop‑up)
Music behind DJ:
Hugh Le Caine 
Organ Experiment with Pitch Control   Options Compositions/Demonstrations  EMF    0:48:29 (Pop‑up)
Nudge  Love-In Accident   Options Elaborate Devices for Filtering Crisis  Tigerbeat 6    0:50:51 (Pop‑up)
Michael Liggins & The Super Souls  Loaded to the Gills   Options Eccentric Soul: Mighty Mike Lenaburg (various artists)  Numero Group    0:55:41 (Pop‑up)
Jody & Jill  Eleventh Minute   Options 7-inch single  Maltshop    0:59:53 (Pop‑up)
Moondog  Blast Off!   Options Rare Material  Roof Music    1:02:12 (Pop‑up)
Gopi Krishan  Dance Music   Options Rocky (soundtrack)  Polydor    1:04:38 (Pop‑up)
Asa-Chang & Junray  Parlor   Options Minna no Junrei  Ki/oon    1:07:15 (Pop‑up)
La Lupe  Take It Easy   Options They Call Me La Lupe  Fania    1:10:47 (Pop‑up)
Music behind DJ:
Bunny Kick   Options Uh-Oh!  Asphodel    1:13:24 (Pop‑up)
Betty Carter  Ego   Options Finally  Roulette    1:21:08 (Pop‑up)
The Monkees  Goin' Down   Options Listen to the Band (box)  Rhino    1:23:59 (Pop‑up)
Lizzie Miles  My Pillow and Me   Options Complete Recorded Works vol 2, 1923-28  Document    1:28:39 (Pop‑up)
Encarnita Polo  Pepa Bandera   Options 7-inch single  RCA  She's from Spain. Info here.  1:31:50 (Pop‑up)
The Split Level  Can't Complain   Options The Split Level  Dot    1:34:28 (Pop‑up)
Yo La Tengo  Mr. Tough   Options I Am Not Afraid of You and I Will Beat Your Ass  Matador    1:36:36 (Pop‑up)
Like a Team  I Only Have Eyes for You   Options Like a Team  none    1:40:53 (Pop‑up)
Music behind DJ:
Raymond Scott 
Tempo Block   Options Soothing Sounds for Baby  Basta    1:44:53 (Pop‑up)
Ergo Phizmiz  Gently Bently Beneath the Waby Wabes   Options Frithden  Ergo Phizmiz    1:52:02 (Pop‑up)
The Holiday City Hot Cha Kitchen Band  Silver Bells, Silver Hair   Options Hey Look Us Over    Oddio Overplay  1:59:03 (Pop‑up)
Arthur Nakane  Pearly Shells   Options Arthur Nakane and His One-Man Band    BellyBongo  2:01:44 (Pop‑up)
Three Finger Cowboy  Today Is the Day   Options Hooray for Love  Daemon    2:04:43 (Pop‑up)
Chicks  The Rebel Kind   Options World Beaters vol 7 (various artists)  Krazy World    2:06:52 (Pop‑up)
Steve Fisk  Donna Summer on the Radio   Options Regional Zeal: Mouth Music from Olympia, Washington (various artists)  Palace of Lights    2:09:31 (Pop‑up)
Music behind DJ:
H. Chappell 
The Gonk   Options Dawn of the Dead: Unreleased Soundtrack Music  Trunk    2:11:12 (Pop‑up)
Tunng  Kinky Vans   Options Mother's Daughter and Other Songs  Ace Fu    2:16:36 (Pop‑up)
Nobody  The Free Design: Girls Alone (Nobody Remix)   Options Revisions Revisions: The Remixes 2000-2005  Plug Research    2:22:12 (Pop‑up)
Ariesta Birawa Group  Minggu Pagi   Options Vol. 1  Shadoks    2:25:42 (Pop‑up)
Exodo  Moments   Options Exodo  Raff  BellyBongo  2:27:55 (Pop‑up)
The Thin Man  OK Fine   Options H.M.S. Mondegreen  Skin and Bone    2:31:59 (Pop‑up)
Music behind DJ:
Piero Umiliani 
Power Stations   Options The Man and the City  Right Tempo    2:36:24 (Pop‑up)
Eric Mallet  Attente du standard   Options Murs du Son: Murmures  Villa Arson  UbuWeb  2:40:28 (Pop‑up)
Noah Creshevsky  Sonata   Options The Tape Music of Noah Creshevsky 1971-1992  Em    2:42:31 (Pop‑up)
Mike Sammes & The Mike Sammes Singers  Fairy   Options Music for Biscuits  Trunk    2:48:23 (Pop‑up)
The Du-Tels  Astro Boy   Options No Knowledge of Music Required  Shimmy Disc    2:49:25 (Pop‑up)
Bruce Nauman  OK OK OK   Options Raw Materials  Tate Modern    2:53:13 (Pop‑up)
Wesley Willis and the Dragnews  Playing Music Is Fun   Options Shake Your Piggy Bank  Coldfront    2:53:18 (Pop‑up)
Warren Smith  Ubangi Stomp   Options Sun Rockabilly: The Classic Recordings (various artists)  Rounder    2:55:47 (Pop‑up)
Music behind DJ:
Georges Delerue 
Charlie, from "Shoot the Piano Player"   Options Music from the Films of Francois Truffaut  Nonesuch