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The Jewel Case: First Person Plural (04.26.19)

People have the power. Our parent station, WYSO, is on the verge of independence and, on this Spring pledge drive, we need your help more than ever. With that in mind, our theme tonight is “FIRST PERSON PLURAL”- songs about “we” and “us”. So tune in and, if you please, join the WYSO family with a little monetary affection. We’ll certainly be glad you did, and so will you.

  • Patti Smith- People Have The Power 
  • Sham 69- If The Kids Are United
  • Morrissey- We Hate It When Our Friends Become Successful
  • Alice Cooper- Clones (We’re All) 
  • Jane’s Addiction- Mountain Song (HB Eric Avery)
  • Albert King- Crosscut Saw (HB Albert King)
  • Ella Fitzgerald- Blues In The Night (HB Ella Fitzgerald)
  • Tom Petty- Free Girl Now (HB Steve Ferrone)
  • Creedence Clearwater Revival- I Heard It Through The Grapevine (HB Stu Cook)
  • Jr. Thomas & The Volcanos- Mr. Harriott
  • Afrocubism- Mali Cuba
  • Elvin Jones & Jimmy Garrison Sextet- Just Us Blues

And now the theme: First Person Plural

  • The Dirty Dozen Brass Band- We Gon’ Roll
  • Lee Dorsey- Yes, We Can Pt. 1
  • Black Rebel Motorcycle Club- We’re All In Love
  • Los Lobos- Why We Wish
  • Queen- We Will Rock You (Live)
  • Louis Jordan- Ain’t Nobody Here But Us Chickens
  • Carleen & The Groovers- Can We Rap
  • The White Stripes- We Are Going To Be Friends
  • Little Milton- We’re Gonna Make It
  • Brazilian Girls- All We Have
  • Easy Star All-Stars- Us and Them (ft. Frankie Paul)
  • Wingless Angels- We Shall Overcome
  • Graham Central Station- We’ve Been Waiting
  • Sly & The Family Stone- Everyday People
  • King’s X- We Are Finding Who We Are
  • Beastie Boys- We Got The
  • The Animals- We’ve Gotta Get Out Of This Place
  • Calexico- Love Will Tear Us Apart
  • Sam Phillips- Sister Rosetta Goes Before Us
  • Sinkane- How We Be
  • Curtis Mayfield- We’re A Winner
  • Stevie Wonder- We Can Work It Out
  • A Tribe Called Quest- Jazz (We‘ve Got)

Join Tod Weidner on Thursday, 8-11pm for The Jewel Case, a weekly celebration of all manner of musical goodness: deep cuts, forgotten treasures, and curiosities with a new theme each show spanning all genres, eras and locales.


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