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Options August 16, 2017: The history of downloading data goes back to the Ten Commandments.

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Artist Track Album Label Approx. start time
Lee Morgan  Yes I Can, No You Can't (edit)   Options The Gigolo  Blue Note   
The Bran Flakes  Comfort and Love / I Can Be Whole / The Letter A / Of Course   Options Help Me  Happi Tyme  0:03:49 (Pop‑up)
Joni Mitchell  Raised on Robbery   Options Court and Spark  Rhino  0:08:34 (Pop‑up)
Japanese Breakfast  Diving Woman   Options Soft Sounds from Another Planet  Dead Oceans  0:11:51 (Pop‑up)
Princess  Burn and Rob   Options Live on WFMU, Jan. 31, 2001  Princess  0:21:47 (Pop‑up)
Lenny Kravitz  Let Love Rule   Options Let Love Rule  Virgin  0:25:47 (Pop‑up)
Brian D'Addario (of Lemon Twigs, age 9)  Just Effects (2006)   Options My First Songs (Vol. 1)  Brian D'Addario  0:31:18 (Pop‑up)
Jimmy Durante & Ethel Merman  A Husband - A Wife   Options Inka Dinka Do  Fluffypants Records  0:33:26 (Pop‑up)
Super Furry Animals  Where Do You Wanna Go?   Options Dark Days/Light Years  Rough Trade  0:36:15 (Pop‑up)
Joyce Mordoh  Nudist Colony of the Dead   Options The Rebirth of Fool Vol. 2  Dual Plover  0:38:49 (Pop‑up)
Marco Benevento  This is How It Goes   Options Live @ Signal Kitchen, Burlington VT - 4.4.15  Royal Potato Family  0:47:08 (Pop‑up)
Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives  Mojave   Options Way Out West  Superlatone  0:51:35 (Pop‑up)
David Greenberger & Prime Lens  An Automobile Driver   Options My Thoughts Approximately  Pel Pel  0:53:52 (Pop‑up)
Mary Lou Williams  Aquarius / Pisces / Aries   Options Zodiac Suite  Asch Records / Smithsonian Folkways   1:58:25 (Pop‑up)
Arto Lindsay  Pele de Perto   Options Cuidado Madame  Northern Spy  2:06:28 (Pop‑up)
Kenny Drew  Funk-Cosity   Options The Pot's On  Blue Note  2:08:45 (Pop‑up)
Bent Knee  Holy Ghost   Options Land Animal  InsideOut  2:17:21 (Pop‑up)
Kneebody  Drum Battle   Options Anti-Hero  Motema Music  2:25:52 (Pop‑up)
Dan Tullis & Joel Clark  tracks by T Gould and DJ Paul Shrug   Options The Tullis & Clark Expedition  WFMU  2:35:41 (Pop‑up)
Cruel Summer  Leeches   Options Ivy  Mt. St. Mtn.  2:43:18 (Pop‑up)
Andy Pratt  Avenging Annie   Options Andy Pratt  Classic Music Vault  2:49:33 (Pop‑up)
David Greenberger & Prime Lens  Unfictitious Wet Monkeys   Options My Thoughts Approximately  Pel Pel  2:54:33 (Pop‑up)

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Listener comments!

Avatar 3:00pm βrian:

Settling into the Sanctuary of Orange.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:02pm Alison Porchnik:

First time listening in my new work digs. Is good.
  3:02pm Polyus:

Finally watched the Lee Morgan doc last week. Pretty good, lots of cool old clips and such, but it still doesn't shed much light on why his wife shot him.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:02pm Irwin:

Speaking of Orange sanctuaries, is Hoboken Jack in the house?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:04pm Ike:

<-- Disclaimer: This is not my cat. This is just a random Internet cat.

Which billboard are you voting for, Irwin?
Avatar 3:04pm Lixiviated Life:

Waiting all week
Avatar 3:05pm βrian:

I'm pretty sure that's my cat, and he's been moonlighting without my knowledge, apparently.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:06pm Irwin:

Ike: Such a difficult decision. All are wonderfully offensive.
  3:08pm jess:

Can't wait for Joe Frank fix
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:11pm Alison Porchnik:

About today's statement: Seeing as there are actually 613 commandments in total, it's likely that *someone* was downloading them via torrent on the sly. Not naming names or nothing
  3:11pm Laura L:

Second Joni Mitchell for the day after Ken's Feminist episode this morning!
Avatar 3:11pm βrian:

In some respects I'd be more inclined to donate to a kickstarter fund that aims to cut down a billboard.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:19pm rrg:

We don't hear Joni often enough on WFMU.
Avatar 3:24pm βrian:

"stole all her joulerie"?? Shocking!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:26pm chris:

hi, Irwin and all.

i miss Princess. are they doing anything new these days? i went to look them up the other day and couldn't find anything.
Avatar 3:27pm rbxbex:

burn and rob <3
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:28pm Irwin:

Princess was led by Howard Rigberg, who has been recording as My Robot Friend for years. He also did some recordings with Bingo Gazingo.
Avatar 3:29pm SueAdynamo:

this song is just making me sad
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:30pm Irwin:

Because Lenny will get 12 cents?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:30pm chris:

i just didn't get My Robot Friend, honestly. ah well. thanks, Irwin!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:31pm rrg:

Who's paying these 12 cents? Not me! My WFMU money went for other things. I'm sure of it.
Avatar 3:32pm SueAdynamo:

no. that's not it.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:33pm Ike:

Ew, Lenny Kravitz, what a gross poser. I demand that you only send the stickiest, grimiest, nastiest 12 old pennies to him. Be sure to give them to the dingo to gnaw on first.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:35pm Irwin:

Wish, command, Ike.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:36pm Alison Porchnik:

This song would never fly in today's gender-sensitive environment.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:36pm rrg:

Damn. I don't have this album.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:36pm rrg:

You're probably spinning a platter.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:37pm KevinfromBayRidge:

Make sure you send Jimmy & Ethel your Shiniest pennies!
  3:37pm Laura L:

Ethel and Jimmy ain't gonna get a cent offa your playin' dis are dey?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:39pm rrg:

Dey oughtta, though.
Avatar 3:42pm Hoboken Jack:

"Lose a foot or arm"
  3:42pm Listener Robert:

Which came first, the song or the movie of "Nudist Colony of the Dead"? I can vouch for the movie's being pretty good, albeit slow paced.
  3:43pm Listener Robert:

It's a musical. Maybe those can't help butbe slow paced.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:43pm BennettCap:

Nudist colony of the dead? Sounds like the locker room at the tennis club.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:43pm Alison Porchnik:

I have never heard this song before. Catchy! Very Teutonic.
Avatar 3:44pm βrian:

Julie Andrews in that film, I presume.
  3:46pm Laura L:

Joyce Mord-oh? "Mord" in German means murder...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:47pm The Oscar:

I remember My Robot Friend and Bingo Gazingo were slated to play up here in Boston many moons ago, but it got snowed out, and it kills me. The same series featured a double bill of BJ Snowden and Irwin!
  3:48pm Listener Robert:

Hold another naming contest!

Whe I first heard it, Ken had to explain the joke before I got it, then I realized it'd been the best selection. But if the joke's now lost in threatened litigation, "Upsala College" was a good runner-up. Nobody's going to sue over that, right?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:57pm The Oscar:

DG was in that series too! Just need some Thoth and we'll have a full set :)
Avatar 3:58pm ChrisB.:

What about Robert Hall? No one's using that one right now. You could sell men's and boys clothing, too.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:59pm rrg:

Tammany Hall.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:03pm chris:

Frivolous Lawsuit Hall?
Avatar 4:06pm βrian:

"Afterwards"? Wait. What happened?
Avatar 4:12pm βrian:

"breath that could peel paint." That could be useful for restoring windows.
  4:37pm J Dream:

Nothing quite like waking up at 1pm PST to the splendid sound of Joe Frank...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:39pm rrg:

"Fluffypants Records". How am I supposed to find things if you make stuff up?

It's actually MCA, I'll have you know.
  4:40pm J Dream:

"Now you don't have a balloon, and you've soiled your pants": my summer, so far
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:44pm Alison Porchnik:

It's so much easier to listen to this episode and laugh now that I'm not hearing the doppelgänger of my [former] supervisor in the guise of David Cross.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:44pm joe mulligan:

this conversation can't be scripted - is it?
  4:46pm Marc15:

The "Twilight Series" is just as popular as the Bible?
  4:46pm Mr. Lorry:

every one of these guyz has an ''extreme'' idea of god...the one dont believe there is a god and the other one believe so much in bible and stuff. Fuck that
  4:47pm JakeGould:

Is this David Cross?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:47pm Alison Porchnik:

  4:48pm Mr. Lorry:

is he high?
  4:50pm JakeGould:

TIPS = To Insure Proper Services
  4:51pm JakeGould:

People work for the tip because nobody will stick the whole thing in.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:51pm Carmichael:

5 minutes is NOT a lot of time in the bathroom.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:51pm The Oscar:

@Joe I can't imagine it's scripted-- this sounds like pure Cross improv.
  4:52pm J Dream:

Twilight was YUGE
  4:53pm Marc15:

The guy Joe Frank is interviewing is insane!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:54pm dgg:

I love these Joe Frank episodes, look forward every week
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:56pm Whosondephone:

You have got to play That Tito Puente track without talking over it. Please. :D
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:00pm Irwin:

Not a bad idea. There's a break in the middle I edited out. The recording is titled "Ti Mon Bo."
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:07pm Carmichael:

What about Leo, Mary Lou!? I just had a birthday. c'mon ....
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:08pm Carmichael:

@Brian, I saw your comment on Radio BLT (but apparently you couldn't). I had the same viewing problem until I switched to Chrome. I normally use IE11.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:22pm common:

Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:27pm Irwin:

I kneow, I kneow.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:28pm Irwin:

And before that was Ke KNEE Drew.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:29pm Carmichael:

Happy beersies, common.
Avatar 5:43pm TehBadDr:

Love this Tullis and Clark stuff!
  5:45pm Laura L:

What about taking anti-suppressants instead of anti-depressants, could a man still get term life insurance?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:45pm common:

Same to you Carmichael!
Avatar 5:45pm TehBadDr:

Followed up nicely by some dreamy alt-pop!
Avatar 5:46pm Fredericks:

Avatar @5:43 TehBadDr: I agree with you completely!
Avatar 5:49pm Fredericks:

No, not your last post; the one about the Tullis and Clark stuff!
Avatar 5:53pm Hoboken Jack:

Oh to be in Newport Richey!
Avatar 5:54pm Fredericks:

It is hot, Hobo Jack!
  5:56pm Laura L:

Thanks for a fine show, Irwin.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:57pm Irwin:

Good evening to you all (where evening falls).
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:57pm rrg:

Laura always says the right thing.
Avatar 5:57pm Fredericks:

He's not done, yet, Laura. I don't think, anyway.
Avatar 5:58pm Fredericks:

Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:58pm rrg:

Fredericks is sometimes wrong.
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