WXYC's top records of the week: 1. Dr. Lonnie Smith - The Healer (PILGRIMAGE) 2. Brother Ong - Mysteries of the Shahi Baaja Vol. 1 & 2 (SOUNDS ETERNAL) 3. Swans - The Seer (YOUNG GOD) 4. King Mez - My Everlasting Zeal (self-released) 5. V/A - Burrell Bros: The Nu Groove Years 1988-1992 (RUSH HOUR) 6. Glitterbug - Cancerboy (C SIDES) 7. Harry Taussig - Fate Is Only Twice (TOMPKINS SQUARE)
Tonight on The Backyard Barbecue on WXYC, we're going to hear a ridiculous circa 1984 recording of Garner, NC middle school chorus students singing "Total Eclipse Of The Heart" AND some new tracks from Midnight Plus One. 8 to 9 PM!
Tune in to Hell or High Water today from 1-2pm to hear the music of Boo Hanks and Wayne Henderson, who are coming to town 10/3 for a concert presented by the Southern Folklife Collection http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hju9nw2eKhw
WXYC's top records of the week: 1. V/A - Burrell Bros: The Nu Groove Years 1988-1992 (RUSH HOUR) 2. The Baird Sisters - Until You Find Your Green (GRAPEFRUIT RECORD CLUB) 3. Francis Bebey - African Electronic Music: 1975-1982 (BORN BAD) 4. Blue Notes - Before the Wind Changes (OGUN) 5. Blues Control - Valley Tangents (Drag City Records) 6. Frank Ocean - Channel Orange (DEF JAM)
WXYC's top records of the week: 1. Smallpeople - Salty Days (SMALLVILLE) 2. Blues Control - Valley Tangents (DRAG CITY) (Drag City Records) 3. Constant Mongrel - Everything Goes Wrong (RIP SOCIETY/80/81) 4. Francis Bebey - African Electronic Music: 1975-1982 (Born Bad) 5. Hladowski & Joynes - The Wild Wild Berry (Bo' Weavil Recordings)