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Announcing the WBWC U2 Marathon Thursday May 13th


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Hello Everyone and thanks again for all your lovely emails and tweets and phone calls during our marathon on Thursday.  We really appreciate all of your enthusiasm and support.  

 

We don't use automation during the marathons and we don't pre-program the broadcast so it's 100% live and we try our best to respond real time to all the request submissions made by listeners.  So please forgive us if we stumbled on a release date etc or didn’t get to your request/dedication.  I had planned to tweet the playlist during the broadcast but I could only juggle so many tasks at once so something had to give.

 

Back in the day, I used to love making mix tapes for my friends, so I like to think of the marathon as my annual mix-tape day.  I hope that all of you heard something that you’ve never heard before.  I highly recommend the fabulous discography at u2wanderer.org for details on the rare tracks and where they can be found – we literally couldn’t do our marathon without it.  Many of the tracks we played appear in multiple formats/sources – for example it was originally the b-side to a import single and also now appears on a compilation album.

 

We are planning to archive the interview with Willie Williams on the WBWC.com website.  We'll send out an update once it’s available for replay.  

 

Did you spot yourselves on our cool new map widget?  http://twitpic.com/1odprs

We tallied a peak of 3435 listeners online from 56 countries!  AMAZING!  http://twitpic.com/1odpa1

 

Todd & I would also like to thank the folks at U2.Com for the news link and flattering comments.  It’s so nice to be called ‘encyclopaedic’ instead of ‘obsessive compulsive’ - hahah! We’d also like to say thanks again to Willie Williams - he was such an awesome & delightful interview guest.  ....maybe we shouldn't have interrupted him when he started to give us Bono's cell phone number!  Of course the second he hung up (after talking to him for 40+ minutes) I thought Doh!  I can't believe I forgot to ask him X... oh well...

 

And I’d like to send a big personal thanks to Emerson Emser who sat in as my board operator when Todd had to go into work.  Be sure to tune into Double E's Green Day marathon in two weeks - and yes, he promises that he’ll play The Saints Are Coming several times...  

 

We’re really lucky in Cleveland to have such a great college radio community full of committed long time volunteers who love radio.  Join us again for our regular programming and I also encourage you to tune in to the online streams from our friends at:

Cleveland State University http://www.wcsb.org/

John Carroll University http://www.wjcu.org/

Case Western Reserve University http://www.wruw.org/

Nice article about the local radio scene - http://www.freetimes.com/stories/13/28/radio-free-cleveland-college-radio-is-alive-and-well-in-northeast-ohio

 

 

 

As promised, here’s the playlist.

 

SONG TITLE   SOURCE  

snippet - David Bowie's Space Oddity  

snippet - Kingdom   No Line On The Horizon Press Kit  

Breathe - Live 3-11-09 Somerville   Magnificent Single  

I Will Follow (alternate mix)   Boy Deluxe Edition  

Beautiful Day - live 8/25/01 Dublin   U2 Go Home Fanclub CD  

Desire   Rattle And Hum  

A Sort Of Homecoming (Lanois Remix)   The Unforgettable Fire Deluxe Edition  

Move On Up Featuring Bono & John Legend   Angélique Kidjo's Oyo  

Magnificent   No Line On The Horizon  

Two Hearts Beat As One (Club version)   War Deluxe Reissue  

Discotheque (Mike Hedges mix)   Best Of 1990-2000  

Window In The Skies   U218  

Love You Like Mad   The Complete U2 - Unreleased & Rare  

Who's Gonna Ride Your Wild Horses (Temple Bar Edit)   Wild Horses CD  

Theme from The Batman   Warner Brothers Kids digital download  

Hold Me,Thrill Me,Kiss Me,Kill Me   Batman Forever soundtrack  

God Part II (Hard Metal Dance Mix)   When Love Comes To Town single  

Elevation (Influx Mix)   Artificial Horizon  

In God's Country - live 11/8/87 Denver   Excepts from Rattle & Hum promo CD  

Even Better Than The Real Thing   Achtung Baby  

Pride In The Name Of Love (12" version)   The Unforgettable Fire Deluxe Edition  

No Line On The Horizon   No Line On The Horizon  

War / No More Trouble (featuring Bono)   Playing For Change  

Love Rescue Me (live 10-16-88 London w/ Ziggy Marley & Keith Richards)   Angel of Harlem single  

Crumbs from Your Table   How to Dismantle an Atomic Bomb  

WBWC's Zoo TV Remix:

Television The Drug Of A Nation   Disposable Heroes of Hiphopresy  

We Will Rock You   Emergency Broadcast Network  

Zoo Station   Achtung Baby  

The Fly   Achtung Baby  

A Celebration   October Deluxe Reissue  

Electrical Storm (William Orbit Mix)   Best Of 1990-2000  

Promenade   The Unforgettable Fire  

Bad / 40 / Where The Streets - live 6/6/01 Boston   Electrical Storm single  

Out Of Control (U23 version)   Boy Deluxe Reissue  

When Love Comes To Town   Rattle And Hum  

interview with Willie Williams

Take Me To The Clouds Above   LMC vs. U2  

Dancing Barefoot   Best Of 1980-1990 B-Sides  

Mysterious Ways   Achtung Baby  

Get On Your Boots (Justice Remix)   Artificial Horizon  

Sweet Jane (live featuring Bono)   Lone Justice - This World Is Not My Home

Angel Of Harlem   Rattle And Hum  

Love and Peace or Else   How to Dismantle an Atomic Bomb  

Don't Give Up (Alicia Keys)   iTunes single  

The Saints Are Coming   U2 & Green Day Rhapsody rehearsal version  

Beat On The Brat   Ramones - We're a Happy Family  

Stand Up Comedy   No Line On The Horizon  

Wild Honey   All That You Can't Leave Behind  

Ultra Violet (Light My Way)   Achtung Baby  

New Year's Day (USA remix)   War Deluxe Reissue  

Some Days Are Better Than Others   Zooropa

Theme From Mission Impossible   Mission: Impossible Soundtrack  

Put Em Under Pressure - by Larry Mullen   Republic Of Ireland Football Squad  

Salome (Zooromancer Remix)   Best Of 1990-2000 B-Sides  

One - live 11/27/93 Sydney   Melody Maker & BBC Radio 1 - Hold On CD  

Unchained Melody   Best Of 1980-1990 B-Sides  

Levitate   The Complete U2 - Unreleased & Rare  

I'm Not Your Baby (w/Sinead O'Connor) alternate mix   German promo CD Vorverkaufs-CD Zum  

Bullet The Blue Sky (Live 8-28-93 Dublin)   Stay single  

Slide Away (featuring Bono)   Michael Hutchence's Slide Away CD  

Gone - live 6/6/01 Boston   BestBuy promo CD  

When The Stars Go Blue (featuring Bono)   The Corrs - Dreams The Ultimate Collection Album  

J. Swallow   October Deluxe Reissue  

Treasure - Whatever Happened To Pete The Chop   War Deluxe Reissue  

Walk On   Target7 CD  

Happiness Is A Warm Gun (The Gun Mix)   Best Of 1990-2000 B-Sides  

Saturday Night   Boy Deluxe Edition  

Fire - live 7/4/82 Werchter   War Deluxe Reissue  

Sunday Bloody Sunday   Saul Williams
with Trent Reznor The Inevitable Rise and Liberation of NiggyTardust  

Vertigo (Trent Reznor remix)   Artificial Horizon  

Paint It Black b-side Wild Horses CD  

Spanish Eyes   The Joshua Tree Deluxe Reissue  

Indian Summer Sky   The Unforgettable Fire  

I'll Go Crazy If I Don't Go Crazy Tonight (Live 360 Mix)   Artificial Horizon  

Lemon (Lemonade Mix)   Lemon Remix promo CD  

City of Blinding Lights   City of Blinding Lights single  

Dreaming With Tears In My Eyes   Jimmy Rodgers tribute  

The Three Sunrises   Best Of 1980-1990 B-Sides  

Holy Joe (Garage Mix)   b-side Discotheque  

Springhill Mining Disaster   The Late Late Show Tribute To The Dubliners  

Red Hill Mining Town   The Joshua Tree  

The Hands That Built America (Celtic Mix)   Gangs of New York Soundtrack  

New York (Nice Mix)   Electrical Storm CD  

Can't Help Falling In Love Honeymoon In Vegas soundtrack  

All I Want Is You - live 10/19/00 Paris   limited edition French import  

Rockin In The Free World - live 09/19/05 Toronto with Bono   Pearl Jam Fanclub  

Night and Day (Twilight remix)   12" promo single  

All Because of You   How to Dismantle an Atomic Bomb  

I Still Haven't Found - live 7/4/87 Paris   Live From Paris Digital Download  

Don't Come Knocking (with Andrea Corr)   Don't Come Knocking Soundtrack  

Fast Cars   How to Dismantle an Atomic Bomb  

Sweetest Thing (1987 version)   The Joshua Tree Deluxe Reissue  

The Unforgettable Fire   The Unforgettable Fire  

With or Without You - live 7/20/05 Milan   U2.Com Fanclub CD  

Wave Of Sorrow (Birdland)   Medium Rare Remastered fanclub CD  

Party Girl - live 6/5/83   Under A Blood Red Sky  

Stuck In A Moment You Can't Get Out Of (Acoustic version)   Target U27 CD  

Cry/The Electric Co - live 8/20/83   Under A Blood Red Sky  

Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band - live 7/2/05 with Paul McCartney   Live8 iTunes download  

Instant Karma   Instant Karma - Amnesty Intl benefit CD  

Sometimes You Can't Make It On Your Own - live studio 11/16/04 Dublin   Sometimes… DVD single  

Stateless   The Million Dollar Hotel soundtrack  

Until The End Of The World - Live 11/10/92 San Diego   Greenpeace Alternative NRG CD  

interview with Willie Williams

I Threw A Brick / A Day Without Me - live 7/4/82 Werchter   War Deluxe Reissue  

Smile   The Complete U2 - Unreleased & Rare  

Gloria   October  

Hallelujah Leonard Cohen tribute - Tower of Song  

In A Little While (NOW remix)   Cafe del Mar - Best of Jose Padilla  

She's a Mystery to Me - Live 11/22/04 Brooklyn Bridge 11/22/04   All Because Of You single  

Slow Dancing (featuring Willie Nelson)   If God Will Send His Angels Single  

Original Of The Species (Killahurtz Casa De Angeles Mix)   promo CD  

A Man And A Woman (Acoustic version)   All Because Of You single  

Everlasting Love   Best Of 1980-1990 B-Sides  

Street Missions   The Complete U2 - Early Demos

Native Son   The Complete U2 - Unreleased & Rare  

Big Girls Are Best   Medium Rare & Remastered fanclub CD  

Air Suspension (featuring Bono)   Mocean Worker - Aural & Hearty  

I've Got You Under My Skin (with Frank Sinatra)   Sinatra Duets CD  

Stay (Faraway So Close)   Craig Armstrong - As If To Nothing CD  

Wire (Kevorkian Remix)   The Unforgettable Fire Deluxe Edition  

Lady With The Spinning Head (UV1)   One CD single  

Winter   Brothers Soundtrack  

White As Snow   No Line On The Horizon  

Kite - live 9-1-01 Dublin   U2 Go Home fanclub CD  

Staring At The Sun   Pop  

Tomorrow (remix)   October Deluxe Reissue  

Where Did It All Go Wrong Even Better Than The Real Thing CD single  

Unknown Caller   No Line On The Horizon  

Drowning Man   War  

Snippet - Don't Take Your Guns To Town   Johnny Cash - Murder boxset  

Don't Take Your Guns To Town   Elevation single  

North And South Of The River Celtic Heartbeat compilation CD  

Running To Stand Still - live 11-27-93 Sydney   Zoo TV Live - U2.Com fanclub CD  

Sweet Fire of Love (featuring Bono)   Robbie Robertson 1987 album  

Joy (featuring Bono)   Mick Jagger - Goddess in the Doorway  

Disappearing Act   The Unforgettable Fire Deluxe Edition  

Miss Sarajevo - Live 7/20/05 Milan   U2.Com Communication Fanclub CD  

Jesus Christ Woody Gutherie - A Vision Shared Folkways CD  

Touch Boy Deluxe Reissue  

Acrobat   Achtung Baby  

Summer Rain    Best Of 1990-2000 B-Sides  

Royal Station 4/16    Melissa Etheridge - Brave And Crazy  

Stories For Boys (U23 version)    Boy Deluxe Reissue  

11 O'Clock Tick Tock    Boy Deluxe Reissue  

One Tree Hill    The Joshua Tree  

Forty    Under A Blood Red Sky  

Maggie's Farm - live 5/17/86 Dublin    Live For Ireland CD - Self Aid concert  

Surrender    War  

Moment Of Surrender    No Line On The Horizon  

Dirty Day (Bitter Kiss)    Please CD single  

Things to Make and Do    Boy Deluxe Reissue  

Trying To Throw Your Arms Around The World    Achtung Baby  

Beautiful Day (Live Farmclub)    Walk On CD single  

I'll Go Crazy If I Don't Go Crazy Tonight    No Line On The Horizon  

Satellite Of Love - live Dallas 1992)    Peace Together CD  

L'Incontro    Andrea Bocelli - Cieli Di Toscana  

Grace    All That You Can't Leave Behind  

Even Better Than The Real Thing (Perfecto Mix)    Best Of 1990-2000 B-Sides  

Your Blue Room    Passengers  

Yahweh    How To Dismantle An Atomic Bomb  

 

Thanks again everyone!

Mary 

 

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