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Nicole Oppenheim: Ear Candy DJ Profile

When Nicole was 5, her grandfather gave her a yellow Mickey Mouse transistor radio.  It was old and had been well-loved by somebody.  It had an AM/FM switch, one speaker, and a dial with illegible numbers.  One of the best things about this radio was the weird sounds it would pick up at night, under the covers, as she'd slowly turn the dial through the AM frequencies.  Nicole would pretend she was picking up music from Mars and would host a radio show called "Sounds From Beyond!" with her stuffed animals standing in for extra-terrestrial musicians.  Although Ear Candy is her first broadcast show ever--which she launched at the ripe old age of 32--Nicole has been rehearsing for it all of her life.  "Sounds From Beyond!" gave way to a love affair with radio stations at the extreme ends of the dial (where you'd hear the best, most interesting stuff) and jobs at various record stores throughout high school and college.  Back when people used to make mix tapes, Nicole's were second to none--just like Ear Candy, where she makes a new mix every week.  Join the fun each Friday, 9am-12pm here on CHIRP!

Nicole Oppenheim: Ear Candy's Playlists

2/8 - 4pm hour
4:25pm Pale Saints Fell from the Sun The Comforts of Madness: 30th Anniversary Re:master (4AD)
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4:21pm Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile Peepin' Tom Lotta Sea Lice (Matador)
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4:16pm Deserta Monica Black Aura My Sun (Felte)
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4:11pm Basement Revolver Baby Heavy Eyes (Sonic Unyon)
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4:06pm Battles Sundome (Eye Yamantaka Remix) Dross Glop (Warp)
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4:02pm Nada Surf So Much Love Never Not Together (Barsuk)
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2/7 - 11am hour
James Brown - Star Time album artwork 11:58am James Brown Why Do You Do Me? Star Time (Polydor)
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11:53am Orange Juice Falling and Lauging You Can't Hide Your Love Forever (Polydor)
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11:49am The Go-Betweens Secondhand Furniture G Stands For Go-Betweens (Domino)
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11:45am Tigers Jaw Slow Come On Charmer (Run For Cover)
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11:42am Thundercat Black Quails It Is What It Is (Brainfeeder)
Track Notes: Record out 4/3! Buy Thundercat It Is What It Is at Reckless Records Buy Thundercat at iTunes Buy Thundercat It Is What It Is at eMusic Add to Collection
11:41am Thundercat Black Quails It Is What It Is (Brainfeeder)
Track Notes: Record out 4/3! Buy Thundercat It Is What It Is at Reckless Records Buy Thundercat at iTunes Buy Thundercat It Is What It Is at eMusic Add to Collection
11:37am Deeper Local This Heat Auto-Pain (Fire Talk)
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11:32am Buena Vista Social Club Chan Chan Buena Vista Social club (World Circuit/Nonesuch)
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11:24am Antibalas Fight Am Finish Fu Chronicles (Daptone)
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11:21am Rotary Connection Soul Man Soul Man (Geffen)
Track Notes: By request for Ric! Buy Rotary Connection Soul Man at Reckless Records Buy Rotary Connection at iTunes Buy Rotary Connection Soul Man at eMusic Add to Collection
11:14am Poliça Feel Life When We Stay Alive (Memphis Industries)
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11:10am Electric Youth The Best Thing Innerworld (Secretly Canadian)
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11:05am Deserta Be So Blue Black Aura My Sun (Felte)
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Algiers - There Is No Year album artwork 11:00am Algiers Chaka There Is No Year (Matador)
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2/7 - 10am hour
10:56am Peaches Boys Wanna Be Her Impeach My Bush (XL)
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10:52am Georgia Started Out Seeking Thrills (Domino)
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10:47am Champagne Superchillin' Rosa Canina Beach Deep (Broken Circles)
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10:40am Cherry Glazerr Wasted Nun Stuffed & Ready (Secretly Canadian)
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Stormzy - Heavy Is The Head album artwork 10:37am Stormzy One Second (featuring H.E.R.) Heavy Is The Head (Atlantic)
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10:31am The Dentals Slow Songs ATTENTION! (Self-Released)
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Unknown Mortal Orchestra - Sex & Food album artwork 10:28am Unknown Mortal Orchestra Major League Chemicals Sex & Food (Jagjaguwar)
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10:23am Calibro 35 Automata Momentum (Record Kicks)
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10:19am Madder Rose Panic On Panic On (Atlantic)
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10:12am Concrete Blonde Tomorrow, Wendy Bloodletting (I.R.S.)
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