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Discumentary is an appreciation of the albums we think are essential to the artists in the WYEP music library produced by Brian Siewiorek.

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Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings "100 Days, 100 Nights"

By 2007, The Dap Kings were rising stars in music, due to their appearance on Amy Winehouses Back in Black a year earlier. With Sharon Jones on vocals, the group released their 3rd album that year. Recorded on all analog equipment, the album sounds like an old classic, while still remaining fresh.

8 MIN2011 NOV 1
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Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings "100 Days, 100 Nights"

Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: Cat Stevens "Tea for the Tillerman"

Cat Stevens reinvented himself with his 1970 album Mona Bone Jakon, and quickly followed it up with this classic release. Even returning with the same band and producer from his previous album, Stevens carried his reinvention further. This album features his smash hit Wild World.

7 MIN2011 AUG 2
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Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: Cat Stevens "Tea for the Tillerman"

Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: Son Volt "Trace"

After the break up of alt-country pioneers Uncle Tupelo, Jay Farrar formed Son Volt. This is the bands debut which continues on a darker path somewhere between country and rock and roll. Well received by critics, it is considered by many to be one of the best albums of 1995.

7 MIN2011 JUL 19
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Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: Son Volt "Trace"

Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: Bob Dylan "Time Out Of Mind"

Time Out of Mind is Dylans 29th studio record and first album since 1990. Produced by Daniel Lanois (U2, Brian Eno) the album featured dark lyrics and more blues and country style songs. It marked a comeback for Dylan in the 90s and spawned the hits Lovesick and Not Dark Yet.

7 MIN2011 JUL 5
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Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: Bob Dylan "Time Out Of Mind"

Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: Bob Dylan "Freewheelin"

Bob Dylans second album is a true classic. Whereas his debut album contained many covers, The Freewheelin Bob Dylan is when he unveiled his gift for songwriting. Containing funny, political and romantic songs, this is the album that introduced Bob Dylan to the world.

7 MIN2011 JUN 21
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Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: Bob Dylan "Freewheelin"

Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: Emmylou Harris "Wrecking Ball"

" In the early 90s Emmylou Harris experienced diminishing success as a country music artist. With Wrecking Ball she re-invented herself musically, with help from U2 producer Daniel Lanois. Moody and atmospheric, the album also features guest performances from Steve Earle, Larry Mullen Jr., The McGarrigle Sisters and Neil Young."

7 MIN2011 MAY 24
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Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: Emmylou Harris "Wrecking Ball"

Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: Arcade Fire "Funeral"

Arcade Fires 2004 debut took many by surprise. Funeral shows the Canadian 5-piece band with their fascinating arrangements and a big sound for an indie-rock band. Funeral set the stage for Arcade Fire to grow bigger musically and become one of the most successful acts of recent years.

6 MIN2011 MAY 11
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Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: Arcade Fire "Funeral"

Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: Sarah McLachlan "Fumbling Towards Ecstasy"

With only a small cult following in the U.S., Sarah McLachlan released this album and watched her star rise. The album features one of her best-known songs, Posession about obsession from a stalkers perspective.

6 MIN2011 APR 27
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Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: Sarah McLachlan "Fumbling Towards Ecstasy"

Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary:Janis Ian "Between the Lines"

Janis Ians seventh album was released in 1975, when she was just 24 years old. It won her two Grammy Awards and contains her best known song, At Seventeen. Ian wrote all of the song for the album, and did most of the arrangements.

7 MIN2011 APR 13
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Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary:Janis Ian "Between the Lines"

Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: The Grateful Dead "American Beauty"

The second of two albums released by the Grateful Dead in 1970, American Beauty is the first album to feature the bands collaboration with mandolin player David Grisman. It is considered among the Deads greatest albums, and features the hit Truckin.

7 MIN2011 MAR 30
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Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: The Grateful Dead "American Beauty"

Latest Episodes

Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings "100 Days, 100 Nights"

By 2007, The Dap Kings were rising stars in music, due to their appearance on Amy Winehouses Back in Black a year earlier. With Sharon Jones on vocals, the group released their 3rd album that year. Recorded on all analog equipment, the album sounds like an old classic, while still remaining fresh.

8 MIN2011 NOV 1
Comments
Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings "100 Days, 100 Nights"

Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: Cat Stevens "Tea for the Tillerman"

Cat Stevens reinvented himself with his 1970 album Mona Bone Jakon, and quickly followed it up with this classic release. Even returning with the same band and producer from his previous album, Stevens carried his reinvention further. This album features his smash hit Wild World.

7 MIN2011 AUG 2
Comments
Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: Cat Stevens "Tea for the Tillerman"

Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: Son Volt "Trace"

After the break up of alt-country pioneers Uncle Tupelo, Jay Farrar formed Son Volt. This is the bands debut which continues on a darker path somewhere between country and rock and roll. Well received by critics, it is considered by many to be one of the best albums of 1995.

7 MIN2011 JUL 19
Comments
Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: Son Volt "Trace"

Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: Bob Dylan "Time Out Of Mind"

Time Out of Mind is Dylans 29th studio record and first album since 1990. Produced by Daniel Lanois (U2, Brian Eno) the album featured dark lyrics and more blues and country style songs. It marked a comeback for Dylan in the 90s and spawned the hits Lovesick and Not Dark Yet.

7 MIN2011 JUL 5
Comments
Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: Bob Dylan "Time Out Of Mind"

Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: Bob Dylan "Freewheelin"

Bob Dylans second album is a true classic. Whereas his debut album contained many covers, The Freewheelin Bob Dylan is when he unveiled his gift for songwriting. Containing funny, political and romantic songs, this is the album that introduced Bob Dylan to the world.

7 MIN2011 JUN 21
Comments
Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: Bob Dylan "Freewheelin"

Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: Emmylou Harris "Wrecking Ball"

" In the early 90s Emmylou Harris experienced diminishing success as a country music artist. With Wrecking Ball she re-invented herself musically, with help from U2 producer Daniel Lanois. Moody and atmospheric, the album also features guest performances from Steve Earle, Larry Mullen Jr., The McGarrigle Sisters and Neil Young."

7 MIN2011 MAY 24
Comments
Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: Emmylou Harris "Wrecking Ball"

Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: Arcade Fire "Funeral"

Arcade Fires 2004 debut took many by surprise. Funeral shows the Canadian 5-piece band with their fascinating arrangements and a big sound for an indie-rock band. Funeral set the stage for Arcade Fire to grow bigger musically and become one of the most successful acts of recent years.

6 MIN2011 MAY 11
Comments
Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: Arcade Fire "Funeral"

Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: Sarah McLachlan "Fumbling Towards Ecstasy"

With only a small cult following in the U.S., Sarah McLachlan released this album and watched her star rise. The album features one of her best-known songs, Posession about obsession from a stalkers perspective.

6 MIN2011 APR 27
Comments
Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: Sarah McLachlan "Fumbling Towards Ecstasy"

Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary:Janis Ian "Between the Lines"

Janis Ians seventh album was released in 1975, when she was just 24 years old. It won her two Grammy Awards and contains her best known song, At Seventeen. Ian wrote all of the song for the album, and did most of the arrangements.

7 MIN2011 APR 13
Comments
Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary:Janis Ian "Between the Lines"

Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: The Grateful Dead "American Beauty"

The second of two albums released by the Grateful Dead in 1970, American Beauty is the first album to feature the bands collaboration with mandolin player David Grisman. It is considered among the Deads greatest albums, and features the hit Truckin.

7 MIN2011 MAR 30
Comments
Discumentary: WYEP's Discumentary: The Grateful Dead "American Beauty"
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