Archive for August, 2012

WREK Fall 2012 Open Houses

WREK Radio is holding two Open Houses this week! Come learn how you can be a part of Georgia Tech’s student operated and engineered radio station. Apart from becoming a DJ and getting to play what you want, we have opportunities for people interested in business, journalism, marketing, sports, engineering, and web design. Minimum commitment is 1 hour per week, and we’ll teach you everything you need to know!

Open Houses will be held on:
-Weds August 29th from 5PM-7PM at the Student Center in room 321
-Fri August 31st from 7PM-9PM at the Student Center in room 320

If you have questions, email operations.manager@wrek.org.

Desoto Hour August 25 Playlist

- A String of Pearls – Glenn Miller and His Orchestra
- Opus One – Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra
- Tippin’ In – Erskine Hawkins and His Orchestra
- Soft Shoe – Ray Brown
- Jump the Blues – Newport All-Starts
- East Of The Sun (And West Of The Moon) – Tommy Dorsey
- Stompin’ at the Savoy – Teddy Wilson Trio
- What – Newport Jazz Festival House Band
- I Left My Heart In San Francisco – Ernie Heckscher
- Mutiny On the Bountry – Don Costa
- Red Roses For A Blue Lady – Ray McKinley / Glenn Miller Orchestra
- Who Can I turn To – Woody Herman

Playlist for Lost in the Stacks from August 24th, 2012 (“The Decatur Book Festival”)

Clip from Major League
Intro: “Friction” by Television

“Crash The Party” by OK Go

Interview with Daren Wang (Decatur Book Festival)

File this set under GV1205:
“1 2 3 Partyy!” by Mission of Burma
“Party Of Special Things To Do” by Captain Beefheart
“Party Coordinator” by Don Lennon

Continued interview with Daren Wang

File this set under GT4299:
“Everybody Loves A Carnival” by Fatboy Slim
“Intensified 68″ by Desmond Dekker

Continued interview with Daren Wang

File this set under GT4995:
“Zombie Graveyard Party!” by Be Your Own Pet
“Death on the Festival Circuit” by Destroyer

Outro: “Carnival Time” by My Morning Jacket

Stay tuned for the next Lost in the Stacks show “Libraries and Civil Liberties on August 31st!

Psych-Out! Playlist for August 22, 2012

  1. Der Blutharsch and the Infinite Church of the Leading Hand / Aluk Todolo – A Collaboration I (A Collaboration)
  2. Guardian Alien – See The World Given To A One Love Entity, Pt. 1 (See The World Given To A One Love Entity)
  3. Double Leopards – Tapeworms and Devils and the Horror Beneath Human Values / Mind Control Research of the Couchant Leopard (A Pebble in Thousands of Unmapped Revolutions)
  4. H.P. Lovecraft – Electrollentando (H.P. Lovecraft II)

Get Up to Get Down

We’ll waste little time getting to the much overdue What’s Up with What’s Going Down, as there are several hot and funky shows coming up in the A-T-L, so let’s get to it…

Also, don’t forget to follow our Twitter feed. And you can always catch the last two week’s shows at The Electric Boogaloo blogship!