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Playlist for 05 February 2020 Favoriting | Nevaeh Ot YawriatS

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Artist Song Album Label Comments Images New Approx. start time
Gwenno  Calon Peiriant   Favoriting Y Dydd Olaf  Heavenly / PIAS   
De Artsen  Connie Waves With a Shell   Favoriting Self Titled  Glitterhouse   
  0:04:26 (Pop-up)
It Dockumer Lokaeltsje  De Rover En De Pris   Favoriting Alles is Goed  Makkum Records   
*   0:10:09 (Pop-up)
The Harmaleighs  Dim The Light   Favoriting She Wont Make Sense  Nettwerk        0:12:44 (Pop-up)
Big Blood  Insecure Kids   Favoriting Do You Wanna Have a Skeleton Dream?  Feeding Tube   
  0:14:55 (Pop-up)
Tracyanne & Danny  Alabama   Favoriting Self Titled  Merge   
  0:20:06 (Pop-up)
Petty Booka  I Don't Sleep, I Drink Coffee Instead   Favoriting Fujiyama Mama  Seven Gods   
  0:24:42 (Pop-up)
Dave Soldier  Cold Wet Steel   Favoriting The Kropotkins  Koch Records   
  0:27:44 (Pop-up)
Music behind DJ:
Jonathan Kane 
Gripped   Favoriting Live At Issue Project Room  Issue Project Room   
  0:31:37 (Pop-up)
The Beths  Happy Unhappy   Favoriting Future Me Hates Me  Carpark Records   
  0:38:02 (Pop-up)
The Bluebells  Red Guitars   Favoriting Sisters  Sire   
  0:40:34 (Pop-up)
Pip Blom  My Mind   Favoriting Singles  Persona Non Grata   
  0:43:40 (Pop-up)
Fea  Pelo Suelto   Favoriting No Novelties  Blackheart Records   
  0:46:51 (Pop-up)
Voivod  The Nile Song   Favoriting The Outer Limits  MCA   
  0:50:53 (Pop-up)
Gwar  Sick Of You   Favoriting Scumdogs of the Universe  Metal Blade Records   
  0:53:42 (Pop-up)
Yo  Deadbeat Sea   Favoriting Charm World  Deadbeat Records    
  0:56:37 (Pop-up)
The Wild Irish Roses  All Tomorrow's Parties (Instrumental Bagpipe Edit)   Favoriting Full Bloom  POE Records   
*   0:59:31 (Pop-up)
Music behind DJ:
Jeroen Offerman 
Stairway at St. Paul's   Favoriting No Album Baby!  Freeballin' It Records 
  1:09:33 (Pop-up)
Steve Cruikshank  Stairway To Heaven Negative Harmony   Favoriting No Album Again BABEE!  Freeballin It On Top Of a Moving Car Records and Tapes   
  1:18:34 (Pop-up)
Oleg Berg / George Michael  Careless Whisper in a Major Key   Favoriting The Album That Isn't Where I Put It Now This is Weird Where Is It?  Uh uh! Record and Tapes   
  1:27:08 (Pop-up)
Roxy Pain  Careless Whispers (Super Indigo Mix)   Favoriting 12 Inch  Roxy Pain   
  1:31:38 (Pop-up)
Negativland  Aluminum or Glass (The Memo)   Favoriting Dispepsi  Seeland   
  1:36:37 (Pop-up)
John Lennon Vs Groboclone  Imagine There's No People   Favoriting Groboclone For Sale  Capitol Records   
  1:40:26 (Pop-up)
Pascal Plantinga  Boulevard of Broken Spells   Favoriting Blind on Bikini  Ata Tak   
*   1:43:05 (Pop-up)
Boruk Glasgow  Eddie My Love   Favoriting Blackhole Boogie  Self Released   
  1:45:47 (Pop-up)
`A Girl Called Eddy  Jody   Favoriting Been Around  Elefant      *   1:48:03 (Pop-up)
Steel Danny  Don't Take Me Alive   Favoriting The Royal Scam  ABC   
  1:53:19 (Pop-up)
Yuliyana Krivoshapkina  The Legend Of The Universe   Favoriting The Call Of The Ancestors  Self Released   
*   2:04:39 (Pop-up)
Olga Podluzhnaya (Ольга ПодлужнаяY)  Fight Dance   Favoriting Uutai: Live Jew's Harp  Jaws? Jews! Records AND Tapes   
  2:11:51 (Pop-up)
Lumen Drones  Droneslag   Favoriting Umbra  Hubro   
*   2:16:23 (Pop-up)
OOIOO  Kawasemi Ah   Favoriting Nijimusi  Thrill Jockey   
*   2:22:19 (Pop-up)
Zonal  System Error   Favoriting Wrecked  Relapse   
  2:30:22 (Pop-up)
Negativland  True False (Excerpt)   Favoriting True False  Seeland   
*   2:34:14 (Pop-up)
Music behind DJ:
Curd Duca 
Sin Swing   Favoriting Yeah!!  No!   
  2:39:34 (Pop-up)
Ernesto Mendoza  Nueva Era   Favoriting Theremin 100  The NY Theremin Society   
*   2:45:19 (Pop-up)
Grégoire Blanc  Passacaglia (J.Halvorsen)   Favoriting Theremin & Musical saw duet  Theremins n Thangs   
  2:48:48 (Pop-up)
Rimsky?Korsakov!!  The Flight of the Bumblebee   Favoriting theremin and piano  Theremins N Stuff        2:53:38 (Pop-up)
UK Subs  Sabre Dance   Favoriting That Album I Love So Much  My Favorite Record Label of that Whole Era        2:54:32 (Pop-up)

Listener comments!

  8:29am -Kӛn:

It's time to get started, y'all!!!

Welcome to the really real Ken's show at the WFMU radio station! Thank you very much.

We are going to listen and dance to Elvira all morning. That's all to it. That's all the instructions you have. That's it. I'm sorry. That's the whole show right here together.

We are going to start in just a minute, y'all!
Avatar 8:32am (Murakami Whywolf))):

Hi-yo Silver, away!
Avatar 8:34am (((Murakami Whywolf):

Note: Cassandra Peterson once had a date with Elvis.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:47am -Ken:

Can I request a version of Elvira?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:00am David (in London):

Greetings Kenmeister and all who have their ears on.
  9:00am Listener Phillip In Bronx Little Italy:

STAYSH!!! da man is back ON THE AIRWAVES
  9:02am Listener Phillip In Bronx Little Italy:

i bought this HUGE! 30.000Mah battery to keep my phone going all three hours of your show. no DEAD BATTERY ANYMORE!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:02am Vivian:

Good Morning All! Normally, I don't share what I dreamt, but last night involved WFMU. I arrived an hour early at the station to prep for my show, full disclosure I hosted a radio show in college. Albums cracked in my hands when I attempted to remove them from the turntable. Linda Ronstadt and Minor Threat were among my selections however, I kept falling behind with periods of dead air. This is all after a stressful day. What does it mean???
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:03am John from NP:

@vivian it means you're more than qualified to work at FMU
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:04am Handy Haversack:

Morning, all! Bedazzle us, SMKF!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:04am Vivian:

@John from NP - I wish but those pesky bills..
Avatar 9:05am Snoochienucci:

morning SMK and all
  9:05am Brendan:

Will that be the original Oak Ridge version of Elvira or a cover. I need to know in order select the proper fork to stab my eardrum with.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:06am Ken From Hyde Park:

Elvira, Mistress of the Dark?
  9:07am morphe':

Vivian - it Means Ken will be asking you to the 4th floor....
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:08am -Ken:

Morgen alles!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:08am David (in London):

Hey @Snoochie and hey too @morphe
  9:08am Brendan:

In 2011, in recognition of the 30th anniversary of the Oak Ridge Boys original recording of Elvira, a new version was recorded and released on "It's Only Natural", an album released exclusively through Cracker Barrel Old Country Store. Oh. Boy.
Avatar 9:08am egal:

Wie gehts?
  9:10am morphe':

Vivian and all fans of the Vivian Girls = as a Glistener brought up .. watch the Henry Darger Doc ...Realms of the Unreal.. free on PBS
  9:10am weiterso:

halihalo, great sound!
Avatar Ken's Marathon 2024 Swag For Life Member 9:11am Strandlund:

The great Staysh!!
Avatar 9:12am Snoochienucci:

@David in London Hey there, hope your doing fine on this fine day
Avatar 9:12am Megaroni:

Sir Ken ! Bringing us the revolution
  9:12am ԇoԇo (:

Hello, Ken and people!
Avatar 9:12am jdaAndAnoukFromKöln:

i think there was a german original of that … der räuber und der prinz bei DAF
Avatar 9:13am Lixiviated Life:

Hi Kinny
Avatar 9:13am jdaAndAnoukFromKöln:
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:14am -Ken:

Careful everybody, I am playing a lot of songs with melodies and regular time signatures again.
  9:15am kevlicki:

Good morning Ken
Avatar 9:16am egal:

As long as the melodies and time signatures are ironic ones.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:16am pantz:

What gives, Ken? These sound like normal, great sounding songs. Did you bump your head?
Avatar 9:16am fleep:

Rise and shine. Or matte finish, your choice.
  9:16am ԇoԇo (:

Can we request Negative Harmony GIFs?
  9:16am Brendan:

Does that mean you wont be playing Didacts and Narpets by Rush
Avatar 9:17am Snoochienucci:

Keep those melodies coming SMK! :)
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:17am Rich in Washington:

Hello, Ken!
Hello everybody!
  9:17am Don Pickles:

This song rules
  9:17am happymaan:

nice song!
  9:17am happymaan:

morning everyone!
Avatar 9:18am jdaAndAnoukFromKöln:

DAF as well… dance the adolf hitler they sing at one point…
  9:18am morphe':

JDA.... that is wonderfully DAFf... I do not think Ken should be exposed to such material - he might expose us all like Corona... a deadly virus and a shite beer ..
actually.. everyone should have a look... too funny .. thanks
  9:18am kevlicki:

Ken, I don’t know what to say, other than I’m enjoying this!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:18am melinda:

Morning Ken and all!
Avatar 9:19am Snoochienucci:

Is Big Blood WFMU's favorite band? I think they might be, and for good reason
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:19am Webhamster Henry:

I like the songs in the key of
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:19am -Ken:

@Brendan, unfortunately this does mean no Rush today. Sorry about that.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:19am holland oats:

this is adorbs
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:19am melinda:

I'm enjoying the melodies.
  9:20am morphe':

Go Melodic Ken!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Melodic Ken????
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:20am crateslinger:

what is the deal with this band (Big Blood)?

Who are these people?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:21am Ken From Hyde Park:

I hope Monty Hall is on the Big Blood 2020 North America Tour schedule this summer. I also hope there is a Big Blood 2020 North America Tour.
  9:21am Don Pickles:

Mainers. I’ve never been a big fan until I heard Insecure Kids on FMU.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:22am Yes:

good morning all
Avatar 9:22am Snoochienucci:

@KFHP we can dream! are they not from America? Thought they were from Maine for some reason
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:22am -Ken:

We're working very hard on the dream bill of Big Blood and The Wild Irish Roses together at Monty Hall
  9:23am morphe':

Big Blood = 2 folks sitting in the wolds of MA/NH???
How does one pay for food and fuel???
I want in...
They are actually fantastic!!!!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:23am karlward:

And the second hour will be nothing but James Chance run through a thoroughly brutal autotune.
  9:23am Neil M:

This is a killer set. So tasty. Love it.
Avatar 9:23am mouskowitz:

@Ken if you pull that off, I'll come all the way from Ohio. and NO ONE leaves Ohio. EVER!
  9:23am Homer J.:

Mmmmm….. Irish roses...…
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:23am -Ken:

Just be really careful with the melodies people. Wash your hands a lot and try not to let the melodies touch your inner ears
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:24am Michele with One "L":

This is the prog show right?
  9:24am Don Pickles:

Why-o, why-o did I ever leave Ohio?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:24am Webhamster Henry:

Ken has proved on past shows that one note suffices.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:24am crateslinger:

@mouskowitz - half of Brooklyn is from Ohio!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:24am Handy Haversack:

That would be one singularity of a bill, Ken!
Avatar 9:25am mouskowitz:

@crateslinger --and I just moved to Ohio from Brooklyn...
  9:25am morphe':

The Wild Irish Roses live
11am Mon w/Joe Mcgasko????
correct me if wrong please.....
Avatar 9:26am Snoochienucci:

@Ken that show would be awesome!!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:26am crateslinger:

What city in Ohio? I lived in Cincinatti back when Cinci wasn't cool.
  9:26am Don Pickles:

Half of Maine is from Brooklyn.
  9:27am Sam:

Half of Louisiana is from Maine.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:28am crateslinger:

but I'm not sure I ever learned to spell it...
Avatar 9:29am mouskowitz:

we moved to Columbus in August. I haven't seen the sun in months.
  9:29am Brendan:

‘Bout time you got some shiny fiddle made of gold music up in this bitch
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:30am Handy Haversack:

Half of New Hampshire is from R'lyeh.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:30am crateslinger:

that steel town pic looks like jersey city as you head south from downtown toward the heights.

Columbus is fun. Lots of rock and roll. Used to be lots of skinheads but I think they're gone now.
  9:30am morphe':

Must go and get foodstuff for the wee lad's dinner... back shortly if not arrested by the Spanish police for not looking appropriate and "fitting in.."
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:30am Handy Haversack:

The other half of Old Hampshire, too.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:31am crateslinger:

looking north tho, so I guess it would be as you head north from the heights toward downtown, on whatever that main street is where all the finance wives take their babies for coffee.
Avatar 9:32am mouskowitz:

the skinheads are gone! best thing about this city is how progressive & queer it is. good music venues too. it helps ease the shock of shipping this new york jew off to the heartland.
Avatar 9:33am thatpatsmith:

thanks for caring
  9:33am Sam:

Playing songs with melodies = Selling Out!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:33am steveo:

funny you should mention this pretty much everyday i wake up with some 80s pop song stuck in my head only wfmu can save me so different melodies are fine
Avatar 9:33am egal:

I no longer feel comfortable listening to this show. I feel disrespected and erased.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:33am crateslinger:

We used to pack the car full of drunks and head to Columbus for shows. Saw the Misfits, Steel Pulse... too few braincells to remember anything else.
  9:33am Listener Phillip In Bronx Little Italy:

sir! with respect could we hear Negativeland - the gun and the bible?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:34am steveo:

if you play the police i might die, though
  9:34am Aaron Working In Newark:

You crack me the F up SMK
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:34am crateslinger:

if it remember correct - it's about an hour north on I-75 cincii to columbus.
  9:34am Tom in Heights:

Don't worry, I've developed ear plugs to keep the melody out but the sound in
Avatar 9:34am egal:

steveo do do do do not give him any ideas.
  9:35am kevlicki:

stereo sadly I woke up with a pop country tune in my head, thankfully W&B remedied that
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:35am Handy Haversack:

Today Ken plays "The Bedazzler": odds?
  9:36am Sam:

He's not just playing melodies, he's broadcasting them through the public airwaves, potentially infecting the entire population! So irresponsible.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:36am steveo:

pop country? good luck!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:36am steveo:

  9:37am ԇoԇo (:

I'm a WFMU listener and I'm fed up with the melodies. Anti-melodies please!
  9:38am Wilson in SO:

What, are you happy today Ken? WHAT THE HELL IS GOING ON?!?!
  9:39am ԇoԇo (:


Wait. Never heard of them.
Avatar 9:40am Snoochienucci:

The beths?!?!?!?!?!?!? YES. Kenny-baby!
  9:40am Wilson in SO:

If you keep playing palatable indie pop featuring female vocalists IRWIN WILL HAVE NOTHING LEFT TO PLAY
  9:40am Listener Phillip In Bronx Little Italy:

a good dose of negative land fixes anything!...ken:)
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:40am Krista with a K:

Yay, melodies! Now I don't have to turn FMU off.
  9:41am Sam:

Yeah phillip I agree, it cleanses the palate like nothing else.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:41am holland oats:

typical pump and dump
  9:41am Androu B.:

Gut Morgen, Herr Friedman,
Just in case you didn't catch my initial report on this during 7SD, Rammstein is about to embark on a North American tour later this year. Details here:
  9:42am weiterso:

like sugar. too much isn't good, but who cares
  9:42am ԇoԇo (:

Wilson in SO,

I think Irwin's will become a jazz show! We need to stop Ken NOW!
  9:44am Listener Phillip In Bronx Little Italy:

there you have it KEN. Sam and i agree...NEGATIVELAND!
  9:45am Wilson in SO:

Ken, you’re obsessed with Germany and asses, remember? Wo ist meine leeetle babee aneemal??
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:45am Brian C.:

I think we're going to hear some Bettie Serveert
  9:45am Sam:

"you’re obsessed with Germany and asses, remember?"
  9:46am ԇoԇo (:

The policy is very clear, though, Listener Phillip. There's has to be a shooting in progress for Ken to play Negativland song's of guns.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:47am PigeonsAndRust:

It really does seem that there is a correlation with Ken's dehorning and playing songs with melodies
  9:48am Listener Phillip In Bronx Little Italy:

A Shooting! WAIT 5 minutes and there will be one here in the bronx. is that adequate enought ken:)
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:49am -Ken:

This has gotten out of control I need to pull out of this
  9:49am ԇoԇo (:


For the people asking who's Fea covering? Gloria Trevi.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:49am Ken From Hyde Park:

Are melodies at half-speed still melodies? One way to find out.
  9:50am Wilson in SO:

Blaze one and get your head right man
  9:50am Sam:

Never should have gotten rid of that horn. Don't fight nature.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:50am -Ken:

Yes please let me know when there is a shooting so I can play Negativland already even a machete attack anything jesus i gotta pull out of this dive before I play Mountain
  9:50am ԇoԇo (:

On behalf of Cheri Pi...

* ahem *

Avatar 9:51am Roberto:

Avatar 9:51am egal:

Just say no to melodies.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:51am Ken From Hyde Park:

Voivod! !! !!!
Avatar 9:52am Roberto:

This is a worthy cover of the best post-Syd Floyd song.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:52am David (in London):

Kenmeister. Mountain? Do it. Give us a burst of Nantucket Sleighride.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:53am melinda:

@crateslinger is Cincinnati cool now?
  9:54am John from Florham park:

Morning fellow listeners
Avatar 9:54am Roberto:

How about that Cream Mountain song -- Imaginary Western.
  9:55am Sam:

Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:55am David (in London):

John, morning Mr President.
  9:56am Dave Conehead:

RIP Oderus
So glad they’ve kept it going. My 14 yr old is obsessed w these guys.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:56am steveo:

What is this delightful composition? [checks playlist] Mmm, Gwar. Such melody!
  9:57am cl@m_digger:

Ken I read on that there isn’t going to be concerts at Monty hall anymore is that true?
  9:57am John from Florham park:

Morning David anything for me to sign today or boring speeches:)
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:00am Handy Haversack:

Finally! Something with a little skirl to it!
  10:00am weiterso:

the WIR!
Avatar 10:00am Snoochienucci:

morning JFFP
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:00am -Ken:

@cl@mdigger - No, not true, there will still be concerts, but there wont be as many as there used to be, and there will be more comedy, films, dance parties, etc etc.
Avatar 10:01am Snoochienucci:

ooo its skirlly Handy!
  10:01am Wilson in SO:

Honestly you should just do an hour of Art Blakey deep cuts followed by Amanda and really screw Irwin
  10:01am Listener Phillip In Bronx Little Italy:

well this new flashlight 1200 lumins battery died. and no one in the whole East Tremont section of the bronx has a 3.7V "button top" battery:(
  10:01am John from Florham park:

Morning snow how
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:02am Phil in Charlotte:

Morning everybody!
  10:02am John from Florham park:

I mean snooch damn auto correct
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:02am crateslinger:

@melinda, depends - are opioids cool?
Avatar 10:03am SheWolf:

Normally the sound of bagpipes makes me want to murder kittens but this one I can dig.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:03am steveo:

these melodious bags are a part of segue to a massive drone set,right?
Avatar 10:04am D. Lightfoot:

This joke is really only good for about a minute
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:05am karlward:

Bring on the brutally autotuned James Chance!
  10:05am cl@m_digger:

@-Ken ok that’s great news! Proof you can’t trust the lame stream media
Avatar 10:05am Snoochienucci:

@JFFP hahha auto correct never fails
  10:06am weiterso:

'the gael' is also great
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:06am steveo:

you couldn't tell from the squealy vocal noises?
  10:06am ԇoԇo (:

John from Florham park,

Snow-how - Practical knowledge on how to make a snow man.
  10:06am prudy:

clearly a moral failing on your part, Ken....
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:07am David (in London):

John, no, all quiet, no admin today. You have been invited to judge a 'Most Humourous Vegetable Competition' soon though.
  10:08am John from Florham park:

@David will be there
Avatar 10:08am egal:

My ears are bleeding from those melodies. I need an antidote.
  10:09am ԇoԇo (:

Bye melodies!
  10:09am John from Florham park:

@Cl@m digger where have I heard that term before
@Snooch ha ha
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:09am Webhamster Henry:

Chris T did a backward /forward WFMU station Id.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:10am Webhamster Henry:

And I did an answering machine message that way too.
  10:10am Blix:

That's essentially Lynch's Red Room technique from Twin Peaks, isn't it?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:10am holland oats:

oh my god
  10:11am prudy:

this isn't sung backwards for lots of reasons...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:11am Ken From Hyde Park:

Accompanied by backwards / backwards pooeyflute for good measure.
Avatar 10:11am YETI BOB:

this is amazing
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:11am mariano:

Wait, how did I wind up in the Black Lodge?
  10:11am Wilson in SO:

thank god, something unlistenable
  10:11am Sam:

If you build a stairway to Heaven you'll just find a locked baby gate at the top that you can't get past.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:11am Webhamster Henry:

Jeroen => "yer-OON"
If it's backward phonetic Dutch, it must be C.H.U.D.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:12am David (in London):

@Blix - Yes, apparently by chance Michael Anderson had a childhood ability to speak backwards. And This Heat used to learn to play their own compositions backwards and then turn them into new pieces.
Avatar 10:12am (Murakami Whywolf))):

Someone did the same for "New York, New York" decades ago; Barry Hansen played it on the (much superior) local version of his "Dr Demento" show on KMET.
Avatar 10:12am Snoochienucci:

are we gonna make it all the way thru?!!??!
  10:12am weiterso:

shittyflute got a voice?
Avatar 10:12am βrian:

Sounds teutonic to my ears.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:12am Planet Tyler:

I thought this would be of an improvement of Stairway but just goes to show you how enduring the uninteresting crappiness of the song is
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:12am mariano:

Equally unsettling video for Stairway:
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:12am sydnius:

That gum you like is going to come back in style.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:12am David (in London):

etulf yttihs
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:13am mariano:

Oh derp, it's right there in the song description, sorry!
  10:13am John from Florham park:

I agree with stairway to heaven
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:13am steveo:

this is awesome and terrifying like a window to the underworld aieeeee
  10:13am Fletchernyc:

Damn fine coffee.
  10:13am ԇoԇo (:

Oh, Ken. You look so cute forgetting that very first lesson taught in radio college. Make sure to put the CD/vinyl in the player before playing it.
  10:13am Brendan:

Backwards is good. I switched the polarity of the plug on my microwave . It now can freeze a glass of water in 1 minute.
  10:13am John Jackson:

Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:13am Handy Haversack:

I also hear the owls aren't what they seem on these stairs.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:13am The Oscar:

I like to think this guy's a devout Satanist and he was horrified to realize what happened when he played his song backward.
Avatar 10:13am Hubig Pie:

The Piper is at the gates of dawn playing All Tomorrows Parties
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:14am steveo:

wish the guitar solo could be backwards backwards
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:14am Ike:

Is this The Man from Another Place's Mexican non-union equivalent?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:14am holland oats:

ooh my sweet station
Avatar 10:14am egal:

The Oscar I imagine devotees of Crowley are boycotting this version of the song.
  10:15am Brendan:

Ken , Didacts and Narpets next ? It does the same backwards technique. And as a bonus, its Rush.
  10:15am blee:

Amazing. Sounds completely regular.
  10:16am morphe':

As I had to go get foodstuff.
why less music at Monty ???
Public complaints???
ps that dude sounds like he has a
tinfoil wrapped cucumber in his pocket..
Avatar 10:16am thatpatsmith:

  10:16am Fletchernyc:

I’m in love
  10:16am prudy:

yeah, the shrieking is the worst...
Avatar 10:16am YETI BOB:

Avatar 10:16am Snoochienucci:

hahaha this is so nuts. The power of the band is somehow managing to come through the vocals hahaha
  10:16am Aaron Working In Newark:

was that a kazoo? I hope so...
  10:17am Blix:

That's cool about This Heat; didn't know that. I love those albums.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:17am Webhamster Henry:

It might be good to mash this up with Wing.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:17am David (in London):

If Percy Plant won't join a Zep reunion, Jimmy Page has a new option....
Avatar 10:17am egal:

Seven minutes we'll never get back.
  10:18am Micheal:

The whole day is backwards now. That was genius.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:18am steveo:

@egal but we might get them forward in reverse
Avatar 10:19am Roberto:

I sense a scheisseflote in my near future.
  10:19am morphe':

What was the name of that doofy film???
The band's volume starts at 11???
Mini Stonehenge???
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:19am ifeelfatnsassy:

Yes! I missed last week's negative harmony section due to meetings.
  10:19am Fletchernyc:

Sounds like Bread
Avatar 10:20am Snoochienucci:

this is actually interesting, vocals are questionable thou
Avatar 10:20am egal:

steveo tniop doog!
  10:20am ԇoԇo (:

ᶦ ᶜᵃⁿ ᵗʸᵖᵉ ᶦⁿ ⁿᵉᵍᵃᵗᶦᵛᵉ ʰᵃʳᵐᵒⁿʸ ᵃˢ ʷᵉˡˡ
Avatar 10:20am YETI BOB:

I think this negative harmony concept could go even further. Loud when the original is soft, fast when the original is slow, etc.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:20am David (in London):

This could be a Ween piss-take.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:21am Mr. Pumpy:

Hello Ken and all! Digging this negative harmony.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:21am Planet Tyler:

This is a little better cos it's not as recognizable
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:21am mariano:

Yes, exactly David (in London). Hey Mr. Pumpy.
  10:21am Sam:

You can get those 7 minutes back if you pledge more than $75 to the marathon.
  10:22am ԇoԇo (:

ᴼʰ ᶜʳᵃᵖ. ᴺᵒʷ ʰᵒʷ ᵈᵒ ᴵ ᵗʸᵖᵉ ᵇᵃᶜᵏ ᶦⁿ ᵗʰᵉ ⁿᵒʳᵐᵃˡ ʷᵃʸˀ ᴴᵉˡᵖᵎ
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:22am David (in London):

Ahoy Mariano.
  10:22am Sam:

If you pledge $5000 you can get back all the time you've ever wasted listening to WFMU. That's a very generous premium!
Avatar 10:22am Hubig Pie:

Everyone knows it's Windy
Avatar 10:23am YETI BOB:

I appreciate that Steve Cruikshank actually played and sang this, instead of just manipulating files on a digital audio workstation
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:23am steveo:

this is kurt cobain on vocals, right?
  10:23am Fletchernyc:

Does anybody remember laughter?
Avatar 10:23am (((Murakami Whywolf):

Back around 1982, on her original "Movie Macabre" on KHJ-TV in L.A., Cassandra Peterson (and future Jambi the Genie John Paragon) did a moderately filthy lip-synch and dance routine to the Oak Ridge Boys' "Elvira". (That was her best show because it wasn't limited to copyright-free movies, they had the KHJ movie library—they shewed [e.g.] "Peeping Tom," Lemora", and "Count Yorga, Vampire"…also she wasn't tired of it.)
  10:23am Marley Dogg:

Staysh - you crack me up
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:23am Mr. Pumpy:

Hey mariano...playing hooky and no one knows! I needed to!
  10:24am morphe':

David in London - did ya see the Cat image of listener Roberto.. It is you with a cat mask, no???
I am an overaged, long ,long, long time listener /supporter/volunteer but Ken forbids me from posting an image lest it causes an ugly e -crash...
Avatar 10:24am YETI BOB:

@Fletchernyc: I laughed once, so I can remember what it felt like and fake it. (Apologies to Ken)
  10:24am Christoph:

really creepy but good!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:25am Planet Tyler:

Well, it's been good for the comments board
Avatar 10:25am egal:

This is the John Rutter version of Stairway.
  10:26am Sam:

There really are people who seem like every time they laugh it's fake. People with no actual sense of humor. The kind of people that fake laugh at dumb things that aren't funny, then remain completely silent when something actually funny shows up.
Avatar 10:26am YETI BOB:

this idea goes back (at least) to Bach
  10:27am ignatatus666:

Star spangled banner?
  10:27am ԇoԇo (:

Not to be confused with Harmony The Negative. That bitch.
  10:27am Fletchernyc:

I feel my blood sugar rising
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:28am mariano:

Oh man, I once came up with a minor-key version of "Don't Worry Be Happy". Gotta dig that 4-track out of whatever box it's in.
  10:28am ignatatus666:

Offerman was quite entertaining
The second cover was only interesting to see it was worse then offerman. Yet good that you don’t realize it’s a Zeppelin song.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:28am Mr. Pumpy:

I'm always going to dance the way I danced with you...with everyone...forever
  10:28am prudy:

this rates as noise pollution...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:28am David (in London):

@morphe - Yes, it's me in another of my home-made animal masks. The gerbil one wasn't so successful however...
  10:29am ignatatus666:

Greetings Mariano
  10:29am Sam:

I'm never gonna dance again! Yes!! What a stroke of luck!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:29am Mr. Pumpy:

Worry, Be Sad?
Avatar 10:30am Chud:

My favorite Minor>Major is the "Radio Disney Angel of Death"
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:30am Webhamster Henry:

You can play Linda Gibbs' Tennessee Waltz from "They Came, They Played, They Blocked the Driveway". Which goes to a kind a Minor 6th filled kind of minor.
  10:30am Sam:

You'd have to reverse the lyrics too. This good thing happened, that good thing happened...
Worry. Be sad.
  10:30am listener james from westwood:

Holy shit, he’s become Spandau Ballet!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:30am steveo:

I'm always gonna dance again
Innocent feet have so much rhythm
Though it's not easy to pretend
I know you are a fool
  10:31am Brendan:

Rebrand him as Michael George and lets make some cash for the staysh
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:31am Mr. Pumpy:

@listener james...HA!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:32am mariano:

You're listening to The Quiet Storm...
  10:32am ԇoԇo (:

I think this sort of song treatment is for the worst as we can now understand the lyrics.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:32am David (in London):

@steveo - Your lyrical re-write is inspired / inspiring.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:33am mariano:

No, the lyrics were still Don't worry, be happy, but the music was all minor-key and sad.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:34am Phillippe Bastille:

Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:36am steveo:

thx D(IL); the spirit moved me
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:37am Ike:

@steveo@10:30, LMFAO
Avatar 10:37am βrian:

You can't dance like that while wearing a cardigan. Those pull-overs make all the difference.
  10:37am ԇoԇo (:

If you slow down the Dont Worry, Be Happy song to a certain speed, it sounds like Andre the Giant. Can't remember the speed though. There's a youtube vid to prove it..
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:38am sydnius:

  10:38am Sam:

Is there a minor key version of this?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:39am mariano:

Since I didn't/don't know all the lyrics and couldn't be arsed to look them up, I improvised most of the verses. I think one was "If you have recently been sodomized/or otherwise mistreated and brutalized/Don't worry, be happy" and stuff like that.
Avatar 10:39am Hubig Pie:

My 7-Up has got me down
  10:39am ԇoԇo (:

Yes, Sam. It's called Diet dispepsi.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:39am sydnius:

  10:42am benji:

Avatar 10:42am YETI BOB:

Aww, just makes me sad to hear John Lennon get messed with like this. He doesn't deserve it. I'll be back in a few minutes...
  10:43am ԇoԇo (:

The only horrifying thing about this pepsi song is the last bit where the announcer talks in this unnatural, Univision-Telemundo neutral Spanish.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:43am steveo:

oh come on, he deserves it
  10:44am Sam:

"Getting Better" backwards:
Ask the law, he's dead, missed exit. Bad news, sad news... Ask the law, he's dead, he lost his head. Now he's voiceless.
They can't accept the news, I rehearsed finding you.... You were a cash cow!
Avatar 10:44am YETI BOB:

ok maybe. this feels cheap though
  10:45am morphe':

Must go pick up Simon at school.. thanks Ken and all..
Reminds of when Arnan's aunt... my sister, gave hime a "Save the Manatee" shirt and he started singing "KILL THE MANATEE" in an Elmer Fudd voice....
Thanks Ken
ps It was just announced that Bob Dylan died and Andy Breckman will give the Eulogy..
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:45am PigeonsAndRust:

I'm with ya steveo
  10:45am ԇoԇo (:

Ken, People!

Let's wait for YETI BOB to comeback and play Genius is Pain by National Lampoon! HAAAAHAHA!
Avatar 10:46am YETI BOB:

i'm here.
  10:46am ԇoԇo (:

Oh, crap.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:47am PigeonsAndRust:

I love this, and the original!!
Avatar 10:48am Roberto:

Oh wow, that gif definitely calls for a goat scream.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:50am Handy Haversack:

Full circle!
Avatar 10:52am YETI BOB:

there's really no need for personal attacks here. if you disagree with something that's fine but please don't be a jerk about it.
  10:52am Wilson in SO:

You’re a cruel master, Ken
  10:54am Manana:

Steely Dan Twofer Wednesday! Sort of.
  10:55am prudy:

yes...from the best Steel Danny record...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:55am Mr. Pumpy:

Someone's acting a fool up in this piece?! I'm not catching it all...but if so, not cool. This is one of the few places I go to get away from the norm.
  10:55am ԇoԇo (:

I survived the Jody song without removing my headphones...

Oh., for the love of god, Steele Dan! That I'm not sure if I can survive it
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:55am sydnius:

My favorite dildo named band
  10:55am ignatatus666:

I never got steely dan
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:56am Dominick:

ABC originally, then MCA
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:56am PigeonsAndRust:

This almost seems normal. I'm confused
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:56am steveo:

this steely stuff sure holds up eh
  10:56am Patty D:

Wfmu should exclusively play yacht rock with little matty warwick at the helm.
  10:56am ԇoԇo (:

Sorry, YETI BOB, I thought you were joking and you'd actually find funny to hear the genius Genius is Pain.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:57am Mr. Pumpy:

Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:57am David (in London):

@YETI BOB - The joke's probably on them. Lennon was a Scouser and would doubtless have appreciated the piss-take.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:57am steveo:

139 different releases wow wow
  10:57am ԇoԇo (:


My soul brother in arms! Can't agree with you more than that
  10:58am Fletchernyc:

I ran out of emulsified nose drops
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:58am Webhamster Henry:

It's the right season for Grove's Emulsified Nosedrops. Also for Castoria!
  10:59am Fletchernyc:

Mother “nose”
Avatar 11:00am βrian:

It all started in Texas, naturally.
  11:01am Fletchernyc:

That Castoria belongs to me.
  11:08am gyopo:

i think i’m losing my mind . loves it
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:09am Mr. Pumpy:

meaty biggy boingy bouncy
  11:09am Wilson in SO:

Ooh this has that hollow gastric timbre that kinda makes me wanna retch
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:09am sydnius:

the .gif makes it…better?
Avatar 11:09am Carmichael:

Good morning, Kenneth. In honor of the late Neil Innes, could you play some GG Allin?
Avatar 11:10am Beast of Boonton:

She might be the SECOND best jews harp player
  11:11am Fletchernyc:

We are in the presence of greatness
  11:11am ԇoԇo (:

What a minute...Is this an Olga Podluzhnaya impostor?!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:12am Ken From Hyde Park:

Olga, my queen!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:13am Mr. Pumpy:

Steely Dan followed by Yuliyana Krivoshapkina...does WoofMoo have the program director from Z100 now? So typical!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:14am Rich in Washington:

too busy not getting myself killed while driving to work to comment until now but I gotta have that Groboclone. Freaking hilarious!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:14am PigeonsAndRust:

Wow, I'm glad I can I get back to work and not have to worry about things getting too normal on here
Avatar 11:14am Beast of Boonton:

Monty Hall needs a performance from Olga
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:16am Webhamster Henry:

Or Olgamania: Not Olga, But An Incredible Simulation.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:17am David (in London):

She could do Jew's Harp sound clash against Anton Bruhin.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:17am steveo:

Ken, I've noticed an alarming trend in the frequency of Yoko songs played on this station, and I've created a chart.

Is there something that can be done to counteract this?
  11:18am ԇoԇo (:

Just imageine, Beast of Boonton, an Olga tour:

Vienna Musikverein, Vienna.
Royal Albert Hall, London.
Konzerthaus, Berlin.
Syndey Opera House, Australia.
Monty Hall, New Jersey.

Dream tour.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:19am mariano:

@Carmichael: I once got my cousin a GG Allin CD as a gag gift for Xmas (early/mid-90s). Her 15-year-old brother got a hold of it and thus began several years of his being in punk bands. I like to think I did some good in the world with that one.
  11:19am Bjarne:

Straight out of Haugesund
  11:20am ԇoԇo (:


I propose playing negative harmony Yoko Ono's songs. Starting with DEF CON DOS's La Culpa de Todo la Tiene Yoko Ono!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:20am -Ken:

@steveo, if I am reading your chart accurately AND I AM it appears that we are playing Yoko LESS, not more. The number of days since the last Yoko song is increasing, not decreasing.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:21am steveo:

yes that's what's alarming; we need more yoko or we may shrivel up and die
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:22am David (in London):

@steveo - What is the R-squared value of the trendline?
  11:23am prudy:

this german groove is reminiscent of 75 dollar bill or visa versa...
  11:24am ԇoԇo (:

Avatar 11:24am βrian:

What's round at both ends and "I" in the middle?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:26am steveo:

sorry David I'm not a statistician, here's a copy of the sheet; have at it
  11:26am ԇoԇo (:


Senhor Testiculo!!!
Avatar 11:28am βrian:

Mas há quatro!
  11:30am gd0:

! ! ! O O I O O ! ! !

That track is a stunner!
  11:30am ԇoԇo (:


How do you scrap the data? Or do you have WFMU data privilegies? It would be interesting to check for any artist from a web app.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:31am David (in London):

@steveo - I was only teasing really, but thanks, I shall dashboard that and see.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:31am steveo:

@fofo I copied and pasted the results table from
(you will note that i was too lazy to get all of the pages)
  11:31am Diezel Tea:

Wow, this set has taken a hell of a fun turn!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:32am steveo:

it's pretty spiky, david, so probably not impressive, is that it?
  11:33am ԇoԇo (:

Thanks, steveo. Very interesting. And good job by the way!
  11:34am ԇoԇo (:

David (in London),

Are you some sort of data wizard, data unicorn or data scientist or all of above?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:35am Asheville Jon:

how long will this loop go on?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:36am Webhamster Henry:

There's a new Porest too, just sayin'.
  11:36am Aaron in Minneapolis:

Hey there Ken how ru?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:37am -Ken:

@webhamsterHenry - Isn't that new Porest all field recordings?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:38am David (in London):

@ԇoԇo ( - I am all of those by profession. Might have a play around with it as a little aside and see what happens.
  11:40am ԇoԇo (:

I searched for "porest new album" and google asked me back "Do you mean: poorest new albums?". And I said YES!
  11:44am ԇoԇo (:

Yes, David (in London). Play with all the WFMU data. I know most data professionals spend most of the time cleaning data so in case you need it ask Ken for his dump button as it can get rid of all the bad stuff.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:44am steveo:

you make me feel like a natural whiner
  11:44am ԇoԇo (:

Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:44am Planet Tyler:

VHYES is on my list!!
Avatar 11:45am Beast of Boonton:

Olga and Yuliyana = Clapton and Beck
  11:45am ԇoԇo (:

  11:46am Aaron in Minneapolis:

And I’m going to be visiting the magic factory March 11th!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:47am David (in London):

@ԇoԇo ( - I think it might not go so well to ask Ken about his dump button. Who knows where it might lead...
  11:48am Aaron in Minneapolis:

I can tell you about my dump button.......
  11:51am Sam:

Wasn't Don McLean just diagnosed with theremin cancer?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:52am Webhamster Henry:

The new Porest is not the Porestest Porest, but it is a Porest.
  11:53am ԇoԇo (:

I didn't climb to the top of the music chain to listen to theremin music!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:54am mariano:

Video of Bumblebee:
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:56am -Ken:

Eh.. that's not REALLY a Porest album. If it aint Polemics It Aint Porest!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:56am -Ken:

Eh.. that's not REALLY a Porest album. If it aint Polemics It Aint Porest!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:56am mariano:

What is this, Burn It Down with Nate K?
  11:57am Swietlana Bokoroczkowa:

Good (old) Kenny during your show I do not question myself why am I paying swag for life!
  11:57am Diezel Tea:

  11:58am ԇoԇo (:

"Mark Gergis aka Porest returns with a collection of 20 years old locational recordings, radio and TV intercepts, cassette excerpts, environments and street music all expertly meshed up into a vivid sound journey from places that were (and might) never be again."
  11:59am Fletchernyc:

Rimsky had all the shit jobs
  11:59am Sam:

Rimsky was just phoning it in.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:59am Rich in Washington:

Thanks, Ken!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:59am mariano:

Thanks Ken!
  11:59am ԇoԇo (:

Thanks, Ken, people! Great everything! Till next episode and remember: loosen up and BE GODDAM HAPPY!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:00pm Phillippe Bastille:

Thanks Ken
  12:00pm Sam:

Andy is the Rimsky in the relationship and Ken is the Korsakov
  12:00pm AZ Dave:

Aram Il'yich Khachaturian
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:00pm Webhamster Henry:

Thanks Ken! Back to our regularly scheduled program.
  5:38pm Marie:

Hey Ken, I think that De Artsen song is my new panthem. Tx for playing some melody ;>)
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