Archive for March, 2016

WREK Online Android App

If you’ve got an Android device and you want to listen to WREK Radio, you’re in luck: check out John Selbie’s WREK Online application for Android devices. In it, you can listen to the on-air stream and archived recordings of specialty shows. Give it a go.

Sub Saharan Vibes — 3/28/2016

Artist                                                              Song

  1. Johnny Clegg & Savuka                                   Are You Ready?
  2. Joe Driscoll & Sekou Kouyate                         Faya
  3. Africando                                                          Deni Sabali
  4. Les Nubians                                                     Makeda
  5. Ali Farka Touré & Toumani Diabate                  Hawa Dolo
  6. Orchestra Baobab                                            Pape Ndiaye
  7. Césaria Évora                                                  Sangue de Belrona
  8. Salif Keita                                                         Yele n Na
  9. Oumou Sangare                                               Ko Sira
  10. Celestine Ukwu                                                 Ilo Abuchi
  11. Miriam Makeba                                                  Icala
  12. Thomas Mapfumo & the Blacks Unlimited       Timothy

Shillelagh Law 3/28/2016

  • Tartan is the Colour of My True Love’s Hair – Barleyjuice
  • Worker’s Song – Dropkick Murphys
  • Dead Boss – Clan Na Gael
  • Clancy’s Wooden Wedding – Mick Molony
  • The Scotsman – Bryan Bowers
  • The Day of the Clipper – Tommy Makem & Liam Clancy
  • My Heart’s in Cape Breton Tonight – Schooner Fare
  • The Leaving of Liverpool – Young Dubliners
  • Rocky Road to Dublin – Blaggards
  • Whiskey You’re the Devil -The Pogues
  • Devil’s Dance Floor – Flogging Molly
  • The Devil Down Below – Gaelic Storm
  • Chip – The Real McKenzies
  • Barrett’s Privateers – The Real McKenzies
  • Drunken Sailor – Blaggards
  • Wolves of the Sea – Alestorm
  • Siobhan – The Tossers
  • The Little Beggarman – The High Kings

Mode 7 – 03/27/16

The Easter Show!

Happy Easter! The Mode 7 guys tried really hard to find music to fit this theme, and I think we actually did a pretty good job!

The Playlist!

Runescape – Easter Jig!
Billy Hatcher and the Giant Egg – Take Upper Fruit!
Billy Hatcher and the Giant Egg – Bossa Nova of the Briny Air
Final Fantasy XII – Eruyt Village
Super Mario Bros 2: Yoshi’s Island – Athletic
Super Mario Galaxy 2 – Chase the Rabbit
Mario Kart 8 – Yoshi’s Valley

Touhou 8 – Lunatic Eyes ~ Invisible Full Moon
Rabi-Ribi – Rabi Rabi Park
DuckTales – Moon
Hell Yeah: Wrath of the Dead Rabbit – Beyond the Stars
Ty The Tasmanian Tiger – A Walk In the Park

Jazz the Jackrabbit 3 – Main Theme
Monster Hunter Portable 3rd – Lagombia Theme
Left 4 Dead – Monsters Within
Resident Evil Zero – Stop the Train
Stardew Valley – Spring, Valley Comes Alive

Super Smash Brothers for WiiU and 3DS – Pac-Man Club Mix
Sonic Lost World – Dr. Eggman Showdown
Guilty Gear Xrd – Marionette
Jazz Jackrabbit 2 – Tubelectric
Vib-Ribbon – Polaroid

Desoto Hour – 03/26/2016

The I’m Gonna Play What I Want Show!

Django Reinhart isn’t quite Desoto music, but I like it, and it’s in the Desoto Vault, and that’s good enough for me!

The Playlist!

Django Reinhardt

I’ll See You In My Dreams
Christmas Swing
Bouncin’ Around
Alabamy Bound
Tea For Two
Improvisation No. 3, Part 1
You Rascal You
St. Louis Blues
I Can’t Believe That You’re In Love With Me
Improvisations No. 3, Part 2
Eddie’s Blues
Echoes Of Spain

Charlie Barnet

Harlem Speaks
Wild Mab of the Fish Pond
The Gal From Joe’s
Haunted Town
Good-for-Nothin Joe
Wings over Manhattan
Afternoon of a Moax
The Reverie of a Moax
Leapin at the Lincoln
Echoes of Harlem
Lament for a Lost Love
Spanish Kick
The Wrong Idea

Glenn Miller

Baby Mine
Long Tall Mama
Day Dreaming
Moonlight Sonata
Slumber Song
White Cliffs of Dover
We’re the Couple in the Castle
It Happened In Hawaii