Sunday Special

Creepy Crawl the WREK studio as we bring you the Black Flag Sunday Special!

blackflagTune in September 1st at 7:00PM and learn all about the Blasting Concept of music by hardcore punk pioneers Black Flag.

The career spanning program will touch on all of the band’s records and feature a few rarities for kicks.

So tune in to the Black Flag Sunday Special! Right here on WREK 91.1 FM Atlanta on September 1st from 7:00 to 9:00PM and find out…

…Who’s Got the 10 1/2?

Find out more about this event, including an incredible collection of Youtube videos, on the Facebook event page at:

UPDATE: If you missed the show, you can hear it via WREK’s online archive any time at this link: This link will expire at 7pm on Sunday Sept 8th. Also see the Facebook event link above, where we have posted the complete playlist for the show. Thanks for listening!

Sunday Special Beats N’ Pieces Playlist – July 7th

Wax Tailor – Que Sera

Flume – Hold On

The Beatles – Don’t Let Me Down (Gramatik Remix)

Zeds Dead – By Your Side

Rameses B – Goddess

Flosstradamus – Look At The Sky (Instrumental)

Kastle – Stay Forever VIP

Hucci – Cashmere

I.V. – Endless Sky

Thomas White – St. James Infimary (ft. Vilify)

Kid Kamillion – Sex Panther

Major Lazer – Original Don (Flosstradamus Remix)

Sebastian Ingrosso – Reload (BARE Remix)

Brown & Gammon – Dark Matter

Rameses B – Pulsefire Ezreal

Kastle – Baby, Keep It Real

Gabrielle Aplin – Panic Cord (Hucci Remix)

Bib (Lindsay Lowend) – Take My Heart

Two Fresh – You Are Too

The Shins – New Slang (DJ Slink Remix)

Kastle – Technique

Subsurge – Inspiration

Gold Panda – You

Galimatias – Major Crimes & Unicorns

Lindsay Lowend – Bar Harbor

Mr. Fijiwiji – Science Is Cool

Draper – Nostalgia

Shlohmo – The Way U Do (RL Grime Remix)

Sunday Special Playlist – March 3rd 2013 – Dennis Palmer and The Shaking Ray Levis Tribute

Hosted and programmed by Andy Pierce. Produced by Keith Lee and Chris Campbell.
Show Description:

Hour 1:

Off the album “False Prophets or Dang Good Guessers” by Shaking Ray Levis

  • “The Popcorn Gomer”
  • “Rev Jim’s Belly”
  • “Quarrelsome Brother Love”
  • “Sunday School Breakfast”
  • “Green-Eyed Lovely Chimp”
  • “Big for My Size”

Off the album “Boss Witch” by Shaking Ray Levis

  • “Sir Yes Ma’am”
  • “Gee-gaw’n Dixie”

Off the album “Short In The U.K.” by Beresford / Palmer / Stagner / Turner

  • “Our World As We Know It”

“Ceolacanth” by Shaking Ray Levis and Borbetomagus
“Smells Like New World Odor” by Size Ten Jaw
“ssshikepoke” by the Shaking Ray Levis and Jack Wright from “Mighty Risen Plea” Compilation

“Hell” by Frank Pahl from “The Romantic Side of Schizophrenia”
“Stuffed Angelica” by Frank Pahl

“Let the Little Sunbeam In” by Derek Bailey, Amy Denio and Denis Palmer from “The Gospel Record”
“ASAP Wings” by Hinds / Palmer / Stagner

Hour 2:

“ASAP Wings” by Hinds / Palmer / Stagner [Continued from Hour 1]

“Catfish Night” by Shaking Ray Levis live at Lamar’s with Derek Bailey on guitar, March 1999

Unreleased material with intro by Bob Stagner
“Fishers of Wolfmen” by Dennis Palmer, Bob Stagner, and Frank Pahl

  • “loup garou”
  • “hombre lobo”
  • “okami yasha”
  • “oboroten”
  • “spiritum lupus”

“1988 Song” from WREK Compilation (Produced in 1996-1997 by WREK Staff, led by Hormuz Morina’s effort)
“21st Century Schizoid Man” from Live @ WREK Destroy All Music show, July 28th, 1993

3 to 4 selections from the album “Mayor of the Tennessee River” by David Greenberger and the Shaking Ray Levis

R.I.P. Dennis Palmer

WREK pays tribute to Dennis Palmer and The Shaking Ray Levis

dennis-palmerJoin us Sunday, March 3rd, on WREK 91.1 FM as we pay tribute to Dennis Palmer and the Shaking Ray Levis. Dennis Palmer passed away suddenly on February 15th.

Conceived by Dennis Palmer and Bob Stagner in 1986, Shaking Ray Levis has been a guiding light with their Southern Ol’ Time Avant-Garde sound and a dominant force in the Chattanooga arts scene for decades.

Improvising with a who’s who of world-renowned musicians and artists such as; Rev. Howard Finster, Borbetomagus, Derek Bailey, Eugene Chadbourne, David Greenberger, Amy Denio, Davey Willams and LaDonna Smith, the Levis were also a formidable duo who struck sparks whenever and whenever they played.

We’ll cover as many aspects of the breadth and depth of their career as time allows – including some rare live and unreleased recordings!

So join us Sunday March 3rd at 7:00PM on 91.1 FM or If you miss the live airing, you will be able to listen to the show for up to a week later via WREK’s online archive.

Update Monday March 4th: The show has aired and is now in the WREK archive!

Stream the show to your computer:

The web link above will expire at 7pm next Sunday, March 10th.

Thanks to Andy Pierce for putting the show to together, and to Keith Lee for helping with production. And special thanks to Bob Stagner for his surprise appearance, insight on the performances, and general good words.

R.I.P. Dennis Palmer.

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Crescendo Molto – February 17, 2013

“Ripples in the Fabric” by Bells & Whistles
“The lights weren’t that bright, but our eyes were tired” by Industries of the Blind
“Kardusen” by pg.lost
“Good Morning, Captain” by Slint
“Empty Sets” by Turritopsis Nutricula
“Fine” by Turritopsis Nutricula
“The Man With the Hammer” by Leech
“A Hail of Bombs” by Red Sparowes

Untitled Track 2 by Ornaments (From their 2004 promo)
“Summer’s Orange Haze” by Our Ceasing Voice
“A Dark Day with Night” by Junius
“TMA-1″ by Rosetta
“Ara Caeli” by Toundra
“Heaven” by Loraine
“Metals of Callisto” by Capillaries