Cause and Effect (Music)

What is dark matter? How do we treat ear worms? Do we have free will? Have I heard this beat before? Every week Cause and Effect summons your inner music nerd to identify the influences of your favorite musical groups, explore their work and peers, and play new artists following in their footsteps. A variety of WRIR DJs scour the Internet for interviews and articles, at times receives direct input from artists and labels, and rely on input from fans to develop a music show destined to be added to your weekly calendar. See a sample show below: White stripes = Influences: Dylan, Leadbelly, Sonics, Flat Duo Jets, Screaming Lord Sutch, Led Zeppelin, Son House Side projects / band family tree : The Upholsterers, The Raconteurs, Dead Weather, Loretta Lynn Peers: Greenhornes, Black Keys, The Von Bondies, The Vines

Sat Jul 8th 2017 1.00pm–3.00pm

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

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1:00pm

JAY Z “Public Service Announcement (Interlude)”
from The Black Album MP3 Album (Roc-A-Fella 2003)

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1:02pm

The Diplomats “I Really Mean It”
from Diplomatic Immunity Album (Roc-A-Fella 2003)

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1:07pm

Beanie Sigel “Beanie (Mack B****)”
from The Reason MP3 Album (Roc-A-Fella 2001)

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1:11pm

Freeway “What We Do”
from Philadelphia Freeway MP3 Album (Def Jam/RAL 2003)

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1:15pm

Wu-Tang Clan “Protect Ya Neck (The Jump Off)”
from Legend of the Wu-Tang: Wu-Tang Clan's Greatest Hits MP3 Album (BMG 1997)

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1:19pm

Nas “You're da Man”
from Stillmatic MP3 Album (Columbia 2001)

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1:22pm

MC Eiht “4 Tha OG'z (feat. Bumpy Knuckles)”
from Which Way Iz West MP3 Album (Year Round Incorporated / Blue Stamp Music / Slice-of-Spice 2017) N

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1:26pm

Jay Electronica “Exhibit A (Clean)”
from Exhibit A - Single MP3 Single (Decon 2009)

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1:30pm

JAY Z “U Don't Know”
from The Blueprint (Roc-A-Fella 2001)

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1:33pm

Cam'Ron “Oh Boy”
from Come Home with Me MP3 Album (Roc-A-Fella Films 2002)

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1:36pm

Wale “88”
from The Gifted MP3 Album (MMG/Atlantic 2013)

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1:41pm

Usher “Throwback (feat. Jadakiss)”
from Confessions MP3 Album (2004)

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1:46pm

Kendrick Lamar “DNA.”
from DAMN. MP3 Album (Top Dawg 2017) N

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1:49pm

DJ Mustard & Travis Scott “Whole Lotta Lovin'”
from Whole Lotta Lovin' - Single Single (Roc Nation / Pu$haz Ink 2016)

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1:54pm

Big Sean “Guap”
from Hall of Fame (Deluxe) Album (Def Jam 2013)

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1:59pm

Missy Elliott “WTF (Where They From) [feat. Pharrell Williams]”
from WTF (Where They From) [feat. Pharrell Williams] - Single Single (2015)

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2:02pm

Vince Staples “745”
from Big Fish Theory MP3 Album (Def Jam 2017) N

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2:06pm

A$AP Twelvyy “Strapped”
from Strapped - Single MP3 Single (RCA 2017) N

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2:09pm

Tobi Lou “Game Ova”
from Game Ova - Single MP3 Single (Artclub / EMPIRE 2015)

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2:13pm

Memphis Bleek “Dear Summer”
from 534 Album (Roc-A-Fella 2005)

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2:16pm

Memphis Bleek “We Get Low”
from The Understanding Album (Roc-A-Fella 2000)

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2:19pm

Fabolous “Can't Let You Go (feat. Mike Shorey & Lil' Mo)”
from Street Dreams Album (Elektra 2003)

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2:23pm

Talib Kweli “Never Been In Love”
from The Beautiful Struggle Album (Rawkus Entertainment 2004)


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