WESU Middletown, 88.1 FM

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75 Years of Socially Conscious Music (Music)

In celebration of WESU's 75th Anniversary, we'll be broadcasting a special program featuring 75 years of socially conscious music on Tuesday nights in January from 10:00 PM to 11:30 PM. We'll feature 75 socially conscious songs including protest music, songs that call attention to injustice and songs that rail against inequality. from diverse genres like folk, punk, hip-hop and world music. So tune in and help us celebrate both lyrical calls to action and our 75th Anniversary, here on 88.1 FM, WESU Middletown.

Tue Jan 21st 2014 10.00pm–11.30pm

R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links help support the station.

Time zone: eastern

10:00pm

Junior Murvin “Police & Thieves”
from Greatest Ever Punk & New Wave Comp (2013) N  —Originally released in 1977 on "Police & Thieves"

10:05pm

Fear “Let's Have a War”
from The Record (Rhino/London-Sire 1981)

10:07pm

Big Country “What Are You Working For”
from The Buffalo Skinners (Chrysalis UK 2005)

10:11pm

The Boomtown Rats “I Don't Like Mondays”
from The Fine Art Of Surfacing (ISLAND RECORDS 1979)

10:15pm

Simon & Garfunkel “A Church Is Burning (Live)”
from Essential Simon & Garfunkel (2005)

10:18pm

NOFX “Suits and Ladders”
from Coaster (Fat Wreck Chords 2009)

10:20pm

XTC “The Ballad of Peter Pumpkinhead” EP (1992)

10:25pm

Pete Seeger “We Shall Overcome”
from Pete Seeger's Greatest Hits Album (Folkways Records 1988)

10:31pm

The Coup “Funk”
from Kill My Landlord (Melee (Fontana) 1993)

10:37pm

Kinky Friedman “We Reserve the Right to Refuse Service to You”
from Sold American (VANGUARD 1973)

10:41pm

Dead Prez “Police State”
from Let's Get Free CD Album (Loud/Columbia 2000)

10:45pm

Public Enemy “By the Time I Get To Arizona”
from Apocolypse '91 the Enemy Strikes Back (Def Jam/RAL Records 1991)

10:50pm

Pink Floyd “When The Tigers Broke Free”
from The Final Cut (Remastered) (EMI UK 2011)

10:53pm

Laurie Anderson “Only an Expert”
from Homeland (Nonesuch 2010)

11:05pm

Paul Hardcastle “19”
from Paul Hardcastle (Chrysalis UK 1985)

11:09pm

Steppenwolf “Draft Resister”
from Monster LP Album (Dunhill 1969)

11:12pm

Stevie Wonder “Black Man”
from Songs In The Key Of Life Album (Motown 1976)

11:20pm

Toby Tyler “Blowin’ In The Wind”
from 20th Century Superstar (2002)


Like everything else, times are approximate. Spinitron and this station are not liable for errors or omissions.