Archive for March, 2020

54-46 Playlist 03/19/2020 (Spring Break Edition)

I Just Can't Stop It by The English Beat Album Cover Image
Nattali Rize & Notis – Midnight Remedy
Sugar Minott – The Devil is After Me
Steel Pulse – Soul of My Soul (Dub of My Dub)

The Specials – No Big Deal
The English Beat – Hands Off…She’s Mine
The Skatalites – Scandal Ska
The Duppies – Ghost of San Juan Hill Re-Haunted

Big Mountain – Llena Mi Vida
10 ft. Ganja Plant – Bass Chalice
Rita Marley – Fussin’ and Fighting

Soul Agent and the Soul Defenders – Popcorn Reggae
Prince Alla – Gold Diver
Groundation – Fourth Dimension

Sub Saharan Vibes — March 16, 2020

  1. Youssou N’dour  —  4-4-44
  2. Oumou Sangare  —  Woula Bara Diagna
  3. Femi Kuti  —  Make We Remember
  4. Thomas Mapfumo & The Blacks Unlimited  —  Ndateterera
  5. King Sunny Ade  —  Bombibele Horojo
  6. Amadoda Ahlangene  —  Isililo Sabo Mama
  7. Terakaft  —  Haran Bardan
  8. Dobet Gnahoré  —  Khabone-n’daw
  9. Mahlathini & Mahotella Queens  —  Melodi Ya Lla
  10. Baaba Maal  —  Toro
  11. Ali Farka Toure  —  Singya
  12. Ladysmith Black Mambazo  —  We, Nhliziyo Yami

Station Update

Regular operations at WREK Atlanta have been suspended during the COVID-19 pandemic and the temporary closure of the Georgia Tech campus. We will continue to broadcast music, however, your favorite specialty shows will not be on air until normal operations resume. We will notify the community once we are able to resume normal operations. Thank you for your continued support during this time.

Playlist for Lost in the Stacks from Friday, March 13th (“Artist-in-Residence”) Episode 461

Hear the show at

“Priority Change” by Oso Oso

Interview with Kevin Titzer

File this set under NA5561
“Beautiful Pictures” by Fatal Microbes
“DIY” by Peter Gabriel

Continued interview with Kevin Titzer

File this set under Anish Kapoor’s magic bean
“Put Your Hand Inside the Puppet Head” by They Might Be Giants
“Paris C’est Toi” by the Shebrews

Continued interview with Kevin Titzer

File this set under NX798 .A20
“Chariots of Garbage” by Sam Gas Can
“Left Handed” by Lali Puna

“Conceptual” by Wet Fruit

Stay tuned for the next Lost in the Stacks, an encore of “Our Catalogs, Ourselves” on March 20th!

54-46 Playlist – 3/12/2020

Who Feels It Knows It by Rita Marley Album Cover
Dawn Penn – You Don’t Love Me
Sister Nancy – Bam Bam
Sister Carol – Wild Thing
Rita Marley – One Draw

The Pork Hunts – Woman
Natural Rhythm – Cellar Beat
The Mighty Mighty Bosstones – The Cave (‘Cognito Fiesta Version)
The Toasters – Devil and a .45

The Scientist – Second Deadly Match
Peter Tosh – Legalize It (Original Jamaican Mix)
Jimmy Cliff – Sitting in Limbo
Phillis Dillon – You Are Like Heaven to Me

Israel Vibration – Red Eyes
Jah Stitch – King of the Arena
Bob Marley & the Wailers – Sugar Sugar
Willie Williams – Armagideon Time

Arise Roots – Cool Me Down (feat. Hirie)