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  • WVFS Artist Feature Playlist 3/22/15

    23 mars 2015, 17h49m

    Artist Feature on the Baton Rouge-based sludge/doom metal quintet Thou.

    Thou - Tyrant
    Thou - Fucking Chained To The Bottom Of The Ocean
    Thou - Here I Stand Head In Hand
    Thou - Smoke Pigs
    Thou - Burning Black Coals And Dark Memories
    Thou - Into The Void (Black Sabbath cover)
    Thou - Screaming At A Wall (Minor Threat cover)
    Thou - By Endurance We Conquer
    Thou - Grissecon
    Thou - Voices In The Wilderness
    Thou - Helen Hill Will Have Her Revenge On New Orleans
    Thou - Free Will
    Thou - Into The Marshlands
    Thou & The Body - Terrible Lie (Nine Inch Nails cover)
    Thou - Stars (Hum cover)
  • WVFS Top 50 Albums + Superlatives of 2014 Countdown Playlist

    9 fév. 2015, 21h46m

    Running from 12-7PM on 1/2/15. As voted on by the V89 DJs, the releases from which these tracks are taken were the winners of the specified categories.

    Format:
    Band - Song [Category]

    Webcam Teens - Crazy [Best Local runner-up]
    Send Away Stranger - Tongue And Teeth [Best Local runner-up]
    Great Beer - Don't Be Afraid To Say I Love You [Best Local runner-up]
    Sharon Van Etten - Your Love Is Killing Me [Best Folk (Tie)]
    Lee Fields - Just Can't Win [Best Soul]
    Rodrigo Y Gabriela - La Salle Des Pas Perdus [Best Latin]
    Pink Martini and the Von Trapps - Dream A Little Dream [Best Obscuro]
    Ricky Eat Acid - I Can Hear The Hea rt Breaking As One [Best Experimental]
    Darius Jones and Matthew Shipp - Novu's Final Gift [Best Jazz]
    Jabo Williams - Jab Blues [Best Blues]
    Fugazi - Waiting Room [Best Reissue (Tie)]
    Songs: Ohia - Peoria Lunch Box Blues (Demo) [Best Reissue (Tie)]
    Natural Numbers - Unconditional Dub [Best Reggae]
    Tinariwen - Chaghayou [Best World]
    Morgan Zarate - Hookid [Best Compilation]
    SALES - Renee [Best EP (Tie)]
    Speedy Ortiz - Everything's Bigger [Best EP (Tie)]
    Foxes In Fiction - Ontario Gothic [Best Label (Orchid Tapes)]
    Thou - Stars (Hum cover) [Best In-Studio]
    Kishi Bashi - Carry On Phenomenon [#50]
    Tune-Yards - Find A New Way [#49]
    A Sunny Day In Glasgow - In Love With Useless (The Timeless Geometry In The Tradition Of Passing) [#48]
    Teebs - Shoouss Lullabye #47]
    Merchandise - Little Killer [#46]
    Parquet Courts - Instant Disassembly [#45]
    Melt Channel - Crush [#44]
    Iceage - Forever [#42 (Tie)]
    Gardens & Villa - Colony Glen [#42 (Tie)]
    TV On The Radio - Happy Idiot [#41]
    Ty Segall - Feel [#40]
    St. Vincent - Severed Crossed Fingers [#37 (Tie)]
    Ex Hex - Beast [#37 (Tie)]
    The Coathangers - Springfield Cannonball [#37 (Tie)]
    Ought - Pleasant Heart [#35 (Tie)]
    Future I! slands - Seasons (Waiting On You) [#35 (Tie)]
    Ben Varian - Real Domestic Scene [#34]
    Ariel Pink - Dayzed Inn Daydreams [#33]
    Alex G - Boy [#32]
    Ex-Breathers - Flowers / Void / JC / Auto-Correct [#31; Best Local; Best 7"]
    Goat - Gathering Of Ancient Tribes [#30]
    Tobacco - Self Tanner [#29]
    Arca - Xen [#28]
    Spoon - New York Kiss [#27]
    Buffalo Buffalo - Iron Worker's Song [#26]
    Shabazz Palaces - They Come In Gold [#25]
    Alt-J - Leaving Nara (secret track) [#24]
    Swans - Oxygen [#23]
    Sylvan Esso - Coffee [#22]
    DFA 1979 - White Is Red [#21]
    Grouper - Holding [#20]
    Thou - Free Will [#18 (Tie); Best Metal]
    Against Me! - Two Coffins [#18 (Tie)]
    Foxing - The Medic [#17]
    Flying Lotus - Coronus, The Terminator [#16]
    Alvvays - Atop A Cake [#15]
    Mac DeMarco - Passing Out Pieces [#14]
    White Lung - Down It Goes + Wrong Star [#13; Best Punk]
    Sun Kil Moon - Carissa [#12; Best Folk (Tie)]
    Hundred Waters - Xtalk [#11]
    Caribou - Can't Do Without You + Back Home [#10]
    Real Estate - Talking Backwards + Navigator [#9]
    Cloud Nothings - Now Hear In + I'm Not Part Of Me [#8]
    Cymbals Eat Guitars - Jackson + Chambers [#7]
    Aphex Twin - minipops 67 [source field mix] + syro u473t8+e (piezoluminescence mix) [#6; Best Electronic]
    The War On Drugs - Red Eyes + In Reverse [#5]
    Run The Jewels - All Due Respect + Angel Duster [#4; Best Hip Hop]
    Chet Faker - Talk Is Cheap + 1998 [#3]
    FKA Twigs - Two Weeks + Video Girl + Kicks [#2; Best Debut]
    Todd Terje - Strandbar + Delorean Dynamite + Johnny And Mary + Inspector Norse [#1]
  • WVFS Staring At The Sun Playlist 2/9/15

    9 fév. 2015, 7h03m

    Whitey Alabastard - Noise To The Rescue!
    Zs - Xe
    Noveller - Into The Dunes
    Tanya Tagaq - Tulugak
    Matana Roberts - Come Away
    Brian Chippendale and Greg Saunier - Side A [excerpt]
    Aine O'Dwyer - Pedal Danse
    Jefre Cantu-Ledesma - Pale Flower
    Jan St. Werner - Schwazade
    Sam Prekop - Ghost
    Eternal Tapestry - White Adder's Tongue
    Peals - Time Is A Milk Bowl [excerpt]
  • WVFS Staring At The Sun Playlist 11/24/14

    27 déc. 2014, 16h47m

    Grouper - Made Of Air
    Vladislav Delay - Visaton
    Greg Fox - Kardia I
    Slowdive - Trellisaze
    $3.33 - ++
    Pharmakon - Intent Or Instinct
    mix: [Rash - Arsa] + [Loren Connors - Cafe Oto, May 14, 2011] + [Brizbomb - 140116T1941]
    Mark McGuire - Astral Projection
    Bitchin Bajas - Field Projection
    Natural Snow Buildings - This Ice Fortress
    Scott Walker + Sunn O))) - Lullaby
  • WVFS Thou Live In-Studio Setlist 11/2/14

    5 nov. 2014, 5h21m

    Around 12:45 a.m. on Sunday, 11/2/14, WVFS hosted a live in-studio performance from Baton Rouge sludge metal legends Thou. The set featured vocals and keyboard from frequent collaborator Emily McWilliams, who had never performed live with the band prior to that weekend. Here is what they played:

    Into The Marshlands
    In Defiance Of The Sages
    Immorality Dictates
    Grissecon
    Ode To Physical Pain
    Stars (Hum cover)
  • WVFS Staring At The Sun Playlist 10/20/14

    20 oct. 2014, 15h52m

    Objekt - Agnes Revenge
    The Body - The Manic Fire
    Supersilent - 12.1
    Supersilent - 12.2
    Supersilent - 12.3
    Arca - Promise
    Throbbing Gristle - What A Day
    Planted Pine - Agnus Dei (Song Of Earth)
    Planted Pine - Groundwater Traces
    Planted Pine - Two Motions
    Function & Vatican Shadow - Things Unknown
    Oren Ambarchi, Stephen O'Malley, Randall Dunn - Temporal, Eponymous
    DAMA/LIBRA - Thine
    White Suns - Cathexis
    Thou - Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    Dirty Beaches - Displaced
    Matt Nelson - Sworn Enemies
    Labradford - Twenty
  • WVFS Hootenanny Playlist 10/13/14

    18 oct. 2014, 20h54m

    Featuring a live in-studio from Ex-Breathers!

    Set 1: Exbx in its entirety
    Ex-Breathers - Big Hand
    Ex-Breathers - Want
    Ex-Breathers - Pocket
    Ex-Breathers - Invisible Man
    Ex-Breathers - Stuck
    Ex-Breathers - Hang
    Ex-Breathers - Off/On
    Ex-Breathers - Flowers
    Ex-Breathers - Void
    Ex-Breathers - JC
    Ex-Breathers - Auto-Correct
    Ex-Breathers - Drop

    Set 2: Ex-Breathers' side of 4-way split with Woozy, Ovlov, and Gnarwhal; out on Social Cancer/Community Records
    Ex-Breathers - Falling Away
    Ex-Breathers - Jungle Love
    Ex-Breathers - Modern Reach

    Set 3: Misc
    Ex-Breathers - track from Collision
    Ex-Breathers - new song
    Ex-Breathers - new song

    Regular programming:
    End Times - Timid Life
    End Times - Reason
    Touch - Pressed Into Skin
    Ka Plaa - Relish Tray Justice
    De Nada - All The Girls
    Maharajah Flamenco Trio - Soledad Y Su Viaje
    Something French - Walking With Broken Feet
    Khan Blue - Over You
    Desgraciadas - Trash Milk
    Danielle Steele - Don't Dull The Blade
    Great Beer - Buttons
    Slough Louris - Keeping You Up
    Trayer - Fellowship
    Mira - Cayman
    Bleeder - Control
    Naps - Jean Skirt Mystique
    Sean Proper - 4
    Cleats - You Never Call
    Amplifier Worshiper - Slow Death
  • WVFS Sonic Safari Playlist 10/1/14

    10 oct. 2014, 19h32m

    The Dovers - What Am I Gonna Do
    Sweet Papa Stovepipe - All Birds Look Like Chicken To Me
    [unknown Indian artist] - Athai Madi
    Arcesia - White Panther
    Ray Torske - 666
    Jarrell McCracken - The Game Of Life
    Joe Meek & the Blue Men - I Hear A New World
    Joe Meek & the Blue Men - Orbit Around The Moon
    Inside - Wizzard King
    Your Funeral - I Wanna Be You
    The Brave Bulls - La Virgen De La Macarena
    Trance Farmers - Lone Star
    Bob McFadden & Dor - The Beat Generation
    Bruce Haack - Incantation
    The Electric Prunes - I Had Too Much To Dream (Last Night)
    L. Pierre - Now Listen!
    Mad "Twists" Rock 'N Roll - Throwing The Basketball Game
    Gaz Nevada - Going Underground
    Dick Dale - Night Rider
    Screamin' Jay Hawkins - Constipation Blues
    Bonnie Prudden - Spine
    Samla Mammas Manna - Minareten
    Don Gere - Burning Grass
    Claude Gordon And His Orchestra - Makin' Whoopee!
    The Barbarians - Moulty
    Toledo's Finest Polka Band - Stella Bella Polka
    The Residents - Easter Woman
    The Residents - Picnic Boy
    The Residents - Medicine Man
    The Residents - Give It To Someone Else
    The Residents - Fingertips
    The Sea Hawk - Between Two Worlds: Main Title: Mother And Son
    Omega - Petroleumlampa
    X-Ray Tango - Tiger Shark
    Iasos - Pompeii 76 A.D.
    Scott Walker - Black Sheep Boy
    How To Speak Hip - Cool
    Daniel Mathieu - C'etait Un Beau Dimance
    Rob Mehl - House On The Rock
    The Seeds - Can't Seem To Make You Mine
    Don Lonie Talks With Teenagers
    Raymond Scott - Lightworks
    Raymond Scott - Don't Beat Your Wife Every Night
    Raymond Scott - Baltimore Gas & Electric Co.
    Robert Mitchum - What Is This Generation Coming To?
    Gershwin with Bongos - Fascinating Rhythm
    Luis Bacalov - La Corsa
    The People's Temple - Sons Of Stone
    The Pine Valley Cosmonauts - Texas Playboy Rag
    Ali and His Gang vs. Mr. Tooth Decay
    The Shaggs - Philosophy Of The World
    Julian Koster - Silent Night
    The Flamingos - I Only Have Eyes For You
    Music To Have Fun By
    Blue Cheer - Parchment Farm
  • WVFS Staring At The Sun Playlist 9/29/14

    29 sept. 2014, 4h37m

    Scott Walker & Sunn O))) - Brando
    Call Super - SE
    Battle Trance - Palace Of Wind: Part III
    Aaron Dilloway - Labyrinths & Jokes
    Robert Turman - Way Down
    Anjou - Fieldwork
    A Winged Victory For The Sullen - Atomos VIII
    Mary Lattimore & Jeff Zeigler - Tomorrow Is A Million
    Boards Of Canada - Dandelion
    PC Worship - Public Shrine
    Kara-Lis Coverdale - A 476
    Xepter Rose - Meteor Storm
    Ex-Confusion - Chapter Four
    Kyle Bobby Dunn - Where Circles Never Become Circles
    C.C.C.C. - Sonic Machine
  • WVFS Saturday Night Party Playlist 9/20/14

    29 sept. 2014, 4h35m

    Fergus & Geronimo - Marky Move
    Fergus & Geronimo - Funky Was The State Of Affairs
    Kindness - Gee Up
    Jessy Lanza - Keep Moving
    Flying Lotus - Coronus, The Terminator
    Ibibio Sound Machine - Let's Dance
    Glish - Stu Hunkington
    La Roux - Paradise Is You
    Matthewdavid & Serengeti - Better When You Flow
    Matthewdavid - Perpetual Moon Moods
    Open Mike Eagle - I Rock
    Alvvays - Atop A Cake
    Aphe! x Twin - minipops 67 (source field mix)
    Ben Khan - Savage
    Binky Griptite - Stone Soul Christmas
    The Samps - Yellow Jacket
    Percussions - Ascii Bot
    The World Is A Beautiful Place & I Am Not Afraid To Die - Heartbeat In The Brain
    Iman Omari - Energy
    Big Freedia - Explode
    Caribou - Our Love
    Geronimo - 1000 Realities
    Jonti - Hornet's Nest
    Teebs - Holiday (Feat. Jonti)
    Co.fee - Duck Melody (Teebs remix)
    Mike Doughty - When The Night Is Long
    Xiu Xiu & Michael Gira - Under Pressure
    David Bowie - Moonage Daydream
    Bruce Springsteen - Dancing In The Dark
    Otto Von Schirach - Gravitron
    Afrika Bambaata - Planet Rock
    The Egyptian Lover - One Track Mind
    Power Trip - Murderer's Row
    Bell Biv Devoe - Poison
    Whodini - Freaks Come Out At Night
    Duck Sauce - Spandex
    Duck Sauce - Time Waits For No-One
    Merchandise - Little Killer
    Broadcast - Before We Begin
    Clipping - Knees On The Ground
    Pinkshinyultrablast - Umi
    Moon B - Stank Tartare
    Dem Hunger - Glue Suit
    The Raveonettes - Sisters
    Death From Above 1979 - Right On, Frankenstein
    Slick Rick - Children's Story
    Electric Wire Hustle - Loveless
    Jamie Lidell - You Naked
    Chromatics - Kill For Love
    Addison Groove - Footcrab
    Gold-Bears - Tally
    Julia Holter & Jib Kidder - My Baby
    The Rural Alberta Advantage - Don't Haunt This Place
    DJ Earl - Bombaklot
    Holly Herndon - Home