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Sub-Saharan Vibes -Dec 31, 2012

Artist                                                                  Song

  1. Soweto Gospel Choir                         Malaika
  2. Amadou & Mariam                             Sekebe
  3. Mahmoud Ahmed                               Ohono Gedama
  4. Vieux Farka Toure                               Borei
  5. Sonny Okosuns                                  Sound of Music/ Wonderful Jah
  6. Salif Keita                                            Yele n Na
  7. Sierra Leone’s Refuge AllStars          Yesu Gorbu
  8. Fela Anikulapo Kuti                             Government Chicken Boy
  9. Occidental Indigene                            Yaada
  10. Emmanuel Jal                                     Wanekulu
  11. Fela Anikulapo Kuti                              Gentleman

Shillelagh Law – December 31, 2012

True Lover’s Lament – Jamie Laval
Alligator Arms – Gaelic Storm
We Be Three Poor MAriners – The Mariners’ Museum
The Hurdy Gurdy – Jamie Laval
Long Way Home – Enter the Haggis
An T-Ull – Dervish
Two Pantomimes – Jamie Laval
Bridge of Cally – Jamie Laval
Morrisey and the Russian Sailor – Tom Dahill

Back Alley Port Roost Playlist, December 30th

  • Seafaring Serial Killer- Georgia Fireflies
  • Johnny Goodwin – Bull Mountain Moonshiners
  • Gum Tree Canoe – The Roys
  • Wayward Son – Adam Klein
  • Watermelon Man – Newgrass Revival


  • Song For A Young Queen – Punch Brothers
  • The Lights of Home – Bela Fleck
  • Fiddler’s Heaven – Jim Lauderdale


  • Spider and the Fly – The Black Feathers
  • No Compression – John Danley
  • Boston – Tim Eriksen
  • Sounds Like a Movie – Trampled by Turtles


  • Auld Lang Syne – Tim Eriksen

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Playlist for Lost in the Stacks from December 28th, 2012 (“Library Apocalypse”)

Clip from Office Space
Intro: “Friction” by Television

“Fire and Brimstone” by The Bootleggers featuring Mark Lanegan

Interview with Christian Sager (GSU library staff)

“This Is Your Life” by Tyler Durden
“Waiting For The End Of The World” by Elvis Costello & The Attractions

Continued interview with Christian Sager

“Rusty Cage” by Johnny Cash
“Them Bones” by Alice In Chains

Continued interview with Christian Sager

“Space Monkey” by Patti Smith

Outro: “Say Goodnight To The World” by Dax Riggs

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