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WPRB Princeton 103.3 FM

Tomorrow is an Octopus

Dec 23, 2022 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM


With Dan Ruccia

Cephalopod dance parties for the apocalypse.

Don't Back the Frontopus

Filling in for Dana K

Tomorrow is an Octopus
8:01 PM
The Kinks - Father Christmas
The Kinks Father Christmas
Come Dancing with the Kinks Arista 1986
8:05 PM
The Desperate Bicycles - The Medium Was Tedium
The Desperate Bicycles The Medium Was Tedium
Anthology 2001
8:07 PM
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8:10 PM
Twice As Much - The Coldest Night of the Year (Stereo Version)
Twice As Much The Coldest Night of the Year (Stereo Version)
That’s All Charly Immediate 1968
8:14 PM
Kate Bush - 50 Words for Snow
Kate Bush 50 Words for Snow
50 Words for Snow Noble & Brite 2011
8:22 PM
Dean Martin - Baby, It's Cold Outside
Dean Martin Baby, It's Cold Outside R
A Winter Romance Capitol Records 1959
8:24 PM
Dick Justice - One Cold December Day
Dick Justice One Cold December Day
The Harry Smith B-Sides V/A Dust-to-Digital 2020
8:28 PM
Purple Mountains - Snow is Falling in Manhattan
Purple Mountains Snow is Falling in Manhattan R
Purple Mountains Drag City Records 2019
8:34 PM
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8:38 PM
Bottomless Pit - Winterwind
Bottomless Pit Winterwind
Blood Under the Bridge Comedy Minus One 2010
8:45 PM
Galaxie 500 - Cold Night
Galaxie 500 Cold Night R
On Fire 20/20/20 2009
8:47 PM
The Microphones - Ice
The Microphones Ice
It Was Hot, We Stayed In The Water K Records 2000
8:50 PM
Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band - Ice Rose
Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band Ice Rose
Shiny Beast (Bat Chain Puller) Rhino/Warner Records 1978
8:53 PM
Arthur Askey - The Bee Song
Arthur Askey The Bee Song R
Two of a Kind: Arthur Askey & George Formby Moonhoney Records 2022
8:56 PM
Bonnie "Prince" Billy - Roses in the Winter
Bonnie "Prince" Billy Roses in the Winter R
Best Troubador Domino Recording Co 2017
9:00 PM
The White Stripes - In The Cold, Cold Night
The White Stripes In The Cold, Cold Night
Elephant Legacy Recordings 2003
9:03 PM
The Ex + Tom Cora - Fire and Ice
The Ex + Tom Cora Fire and Ice
Scrabbling At the Lock The Ex + Tom Cora 1991
9:09 PM
Shuggie Otis - Ice Cold Daydream
Shuggie Otis Ice Cold Daydream
Inspiration Information Epic 2001
9:12 PM
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9:18 PM
Chicago Now - The Christmassical
Chicago Now The Christmassical
Hex-mas Enduction Hour 2021
9:23 PM
Depeche Mode - Christmas Island
Depeche Mode Christmas Island R
Singles Box 3 Rhino/Warner Records 2004
9:28 PM
Gary Numan - Ice
Gary Numan Ice
The Plan Beggars Banquet 1999
9:30 PM
The Cure - Cold
The Cure Cold
Pornography Rhino/Elektra 1982
9:34 PM
Grauzone - Eisbär
Grauzone Eisbär
Grauzone (40 Years Anniversary Edition) ELECTRIC UNICORN MUSIC PRODUCTION 2021
9:39 PM
Code Blue - Face to Face (Remastered)
Code Blue Face to Face (Remastered) R
Code Blue Rhino/Warner Records 2005
9:42 PM
Hüsker Dü - Ice Cold Ice
Hüsker Dü Ice Cold Ice
Warehouse: Songs and Stories Rhino/Warner Records 1986
9:46 PM
Set Break: ----------------------------------------------------
9:50 PM
Shirley Collins - The Christmas Song
Shirley Collins The Christmas Song
Heart's Ease Domino Recording Co 2020
9:52 PM
Alasdair Roberts - Ice Age
Alasdair Roberts Ice Age
The Songs of My Boyhood Drag City Records 2020
9:56 PM
Buffy Sainte-Marie - Winter Boy
Buffy Sainte-Marie Winter Boy
The Best of Buffy Sainte-Marie Vanguard Records 1987
9:58 PM
Tindersticks - Frozen
Tindersticks Frozen
The Something Rain Lucky Dog 2012
10:04 PM
Just-Ice - The Ice Man Commeth
Just-Ice The Ice Man Commeth
Masterpiece Fresh Records 1990
10:07 PM
Sneaks - Winter Weather
Sneaks Winter Weather
Happy Birthday Merge Records 2020
10:10 PM
Augustus Pablo - Hot and Cold
Augustus Pablo Hot and Cold
I Am the Upsetter V/A
10:13 PM
The Reivers - Discontent of Winter
The Reivers Discontent of Winter R
End of the Day Capital 1989
10:18 PM
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10:23 PM
The Ruts - It Was Cold
The Ruts It Was Cold
The Crack Virgin Records 1979
10:27 PM
Blues Control - Snow Day
Blues Control Snow Day
Snow Day Single Sub Pop 2008
10:31 PM
Emma Ruth Rundle - Furious Angel
Emma Ruth Rundle Furious Angel
Marked for Death Sargent House 2016
10:36 PM
Eleventh Dream Day - Cold Steel Grey
Eleventh Dream Day Cold Steel Grey
Riot Now! (Bonus Track Version) Thrill Jockey 2011
10:40 PM
Set Break: ----------------------------------------------------
10:44 PM
Nate Wooley - Lionel Trilling
Nate Wooley Lionel Trilling
Columbia Icefield Northern Spy Records 2019
Chat is archived.
Dan Ruccia (host) 8:00:16 PM
Hello Friday night. I'm filling in for Dana K!
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 8:01:28 PM
Happy Holidays to you, DJ DanRuccia!
Dan Ruccia (host) 8:01:41 PM
And you, MrM!
TAndy 8:02:05 PM
Hey Dan! Happy to be here :)
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 8:02:32 PM
Shoutout to DJ Dana K! ❄️☃️
Alan Pasnyk 8:03:07 PM
Hi Dan! Hope your Octopus is stayin' warm
Ossy Hyouka 8:03:44 PM
Dan Ruccia (host) 8:03:52 PM
Hey TAndy and Alan! I'm doing what I can, and I know it's not quite as cold here in NC as it is up in WPRB land
TAndy 8:04:29 PM
Lemme grab the temps
TAndy 8:04:54 PM
HELP https://media.discordapp.net/attachments/694393077858697236/1056014518922268692/Screenshot_20221223-200419.png
jimboo 8:05:26 PM
7 degrees at 7am... can't wait!
TAndy 8:05:27 PM
Even the advertisement agrees that it's brick out 🤣🤣🤣
jimboo 8:06:05 PM
Dashing Dan Ruccia...oh my stars 🤩
richard lyons 8:06:49 PM
Hello festivus cephalopods
Alan Pasnyk 8:07:38 PM
Getting close to zero, and that's Fahrenheit!
Alan Pasnyk 8:10:38 PM
Howzabout "Baby It's Cold Outside" Dean Martin??
Dan Ruccia (host) 8:12:22 PM
Yeah, no problem, Alan!
Alan Pasnyk 8:12:47 PM
@ Dan: Thanks!!!!!
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 8:14:39 PM
WestSiiidddeee is gonna be 81° on Christmas Day. DaFuh??
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 8:15:05 PM
richard lyons 8:16:00 PM
I'm glad I brought my 102 year old grand aunt to western Oregon from Montana last winter.
jimboo 8:16:06 PM
May I suggest: Cold Night by Galaxie 500 million thousand billion?
Dan Ruccia (host) 8:17:16 PM
Can do, jimboo!
Lee Chandler 8:18:27 PM
Richard - how did she like the difference in temp?
DSM 8:21:20 PM
Howdy Dan! Not sure if this is a request show (just going off the chat) but if so, Snow is Falling in Manhattan by Purple Mountains?
Dan Ruccia (host) 8:22:41 PM
It is, DSM! I'll add that to the queue
Ossy Hyouka 8:23:15 PM
Indeed cold outside
Alan Pasnyk 8:23:36 PM
...It's a sing along Baby!
DSM 8:24:39 PM
Thanks Dan!
richard lyons 8:30:11 PM
Great tie-in!!!! ☃️
richard lyons 8:32:03 PM
richard lyons 8:34:31 PM
richard lyons 8:35:20 PM
Bonnie Prince Billy
DSM 8:36:36 PM
nice @richard, haven't heard this before!
DSM 8:37:01 PM
Get well soon Dana K!
Rofflestomp 8:37:19 PM
50 words for snow if you're an Eskimo
TAndy 8:37:38 PM
Big love to Dana K 💙
Alan Pasnyk 8:42:51 PM
Dana K fan here also...Get better than Well!
John Tobias 8:44:43 PM
Just checking in to say what a great title for tonight’s show
Rofflestomp 8:45:00 PM
I'm a Dan fan too.
jimboo 8:46:58 PM
Thank youuuuuuuuuu Octo-Dan!
Dan Ruccia (host) 8:47:37 PM
I can't say this show is anything like a Dana K show, John, but that's ok. Tentacles are nothing if not flexible?
Dan Ruccia (host) 8:47:44 PM
No problem, jimboo!
jimboo 8:48:03 PM
Such bigness of guitarrrrrrrr
Rofflestomp 8:48:38 PM
Gotta have a feel for things for sure.
jimboo 8:50:37 PM
Oh HELL yes.
jimboo 8:51:14 PM
Don take a breather and let the Magic Band shine
Dan Ruccia (host) 8:51:41 PM
And this one was a particularly good Magic Band
John Tobias 8:51:49 PM
There’s a pretty big Venn diagram of music that we all share
jimboo 8:52:19 PM
most magic!
richard lyons 8:57:59 PM
merry christmas knuckleheads 😊✌🏼
richard lyons 8:59:13 PM
I didn't deadhead my roses this fall 😒
Dan Ruccia (host) 8:59:40 PM
Today is definitely not the day to rectify that....
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 9:00:36 PM
that was a MOOD 💙🌹
Dan Ruccia (host) 9:01:07 PM
Mister Charlie Mingus, ladies and gentleman and cephelopods
richard lyons 9:01:14 PM
Nice ID! Merry Christmas Mr. M!!
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 9:01:16 PM
ErrMahGawd station I.D.!
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 9:01:33 PM
richard lyons 9:02:29 PM
Stop this spot-on playlist :D
richard lyons 9:02:44 PM
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 9:02:48 PM
Merry Christmas Richard Lyons 🎅
richard lyons 9:03:38 PM
richard lyons 9:04:24 PM
seewww goood
richard lyons 9:09:34 PM
such a good historical photo!
richard lyons 9:10:46 PM
on The Ex + Tom Cora
Dan Ruccia (host) 9:21:39 PM
Yeah, it totally is, Richard. The Ex are pretty astute in their observation/critique
richard lyons 9:22:22 PM
I love this Hex-mas Enduction Hour. I gave it to all my Mark E Smith friends and family:) Thanks for getting this out in the ether, JS ☃️
Dan Ruccia (host) 9:22:49 PM
It truly is the Xmas miracle of Xmas miracles
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 9:25:41 PM
DEPECHE MODE ❤️‍🔥❤️‍🔥❤️‍🔥
Dan Ruccia (host) 9:26:58 PM
Got a request for Christmas Island. Since they didn't specify which one, I chose this. Slightly different from the Ella tune
Rofflestomp 9:28:37 PM
You said requests? I have one I was saving Dan. Not my cup of tea to ask requests, but Code Blue - Face To Face is on my personal I would play this if I was a DJ. Just sayin'
Dan Ruccia (host) 9:30:20 PM
I am taking requests! I'll see if I can track that one down
richard lyons 9:30:22 PM
Happy frickin' holidays Rofflestomp :D
richard lyons 9:30:37 PM
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 9:31:06 PM
Fun tunes!
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 9:31:51 PM
And very nice show! Cheers, DJ DanRuccia!
Rofflestomp 9:31:57 PM
Frickin' A Richard! To you and good love to all of yours.
Rofflestomp 9:35:35 PM
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 9:36:07 PM
Rofflestomp 9:36:10 PM
Tomorrow is today!
Rofflestomp 9:37:33 PM
Ice Station is under attack!
Dan Ruccia (host) 9:38:04 PM
Can't survive freezing weather without a friendly eisbar, right?
Rofflestomp 9:39:04 PM
Darn thing got that fur.
Rofflestomp 9:39:21 PM
Sorry bir
Rofflestomp 9:39:49 PM
Wow Dan. Thanks for this.
Dan Ruccia (host) 9:40:07 PM
Happy to, Roffle!
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 9:43:37 PM
I thought it was gonna be the band FACE TO FACE with a song titled “Code Blue”! L0LZ
Rofflestomp 9:43:56 PM
Gosh I love this
richard lyons 9:44:19 PM
Happy Hüsker Dü to you!!
Rofflestomp 9:44:58 PM
-ᎷяM I miss your face as do you you dear.
Alan Pasnyk 9:45:19 PM
Ice Cold Ice Rules!
Lee Chandler 9:46:46 PM
Thank you Rofflestomp for request & Dan for playing Code Blue. That was weirdly wonderful & beautiful. Have to check them out further.
Rofflestomp 9:49:08 PM
Ise cold bears in the fridge. Help ones self.
Alan Pasnyk 9:52:04 PM
Good night to make ice cubes outside, save 'em for July...
OC Rippers 9:52:48 PM
Ho ho ho chi minh please
Rofflestomp 9:53:02 PM
Yeh Lee, that tune caught me off guard years ago.
Rofflestomp 9:56:15 PM
Focus a few stars through ice cubes Alan?
Alan Pasnyk 9:57:22 PM
Yeah I once did, Readie calls it "Bling Snow" ice flakes reflecting a full moon...
Alan Pasnyk 9:57:35 PM
Rofflestomp 9:57:55 PM
richard lyons 9:58:01 PM
Yay!! BSM :)
richard lyons 9:58:05 PM
Lee Chandler 9:59:11 PM
There was a Reivers song that always did that for me. Cant think of specific song right now. Loved everything they did - but that one spoke.
richard lyons 10:00:23 PM
richard lyons 10:01:09 PM
Lee Chandler 10:09:15 PM
Reivers out of Austin. I’ll remember it & share at another time soon when I’m thinking more clear.
jimboo 10:12:48 PM
Love the Reivers!
richard lyons 10:16:09 PM
had to share this Buffy Sainte-Marie
richard lyons 10:17:35 PM
Lee Chandler 10:18:54 PM
Omg. Thank You! Not the particular song but I loved them. So much that I called & spoke w/singer John about them, Pre-internet didn’t stop my teen self from needing more info. He was so nice.
TAndy 10:21:56 PM
DJ Gradient is back on tonight instead of Mike?
Dan Ruccia (host) 10:22:12 PM
Dunno. That's just what the website says
TAndy 10:22:49 PM
Dan Ruccia (host) 10:22:57 PM
Actually it might be Mike. Looks like there's some confusion in the playlist backend
TAndy 10:23:23 PM
(Although TAndy did profusely enjoy the Gradient playli-oops)
TAndy 10:24:31 PM
I was driving to work earlier but that The Cure track was so fitting for the moment, waiting 20 minutes for my car to warm up hahah
TAndy 10:25:27 PM
Really enjoying the show tonight, again I'm really happy I'm able to listen to your show live again after so long!
Dan Ruccia (host) 10:26:13 PM
Thanks, TAndy! It's fun to be doing a show live after so long. I'm hoping next schedule I'll be not on the day when all my work meetings are....
TAndy 10:29:06 PM
Oooh love this song. I hope to have you back on one of my days off for the summer! The Wilbo-Dan marathon brought a lot of energy to Tuesday afternoons
Ossy Hyouka 10:32:21 PM
Perfect for this freezing peak weather and warm indoors
Alan Pasnyk 10:34:05 PM
🧡💛💚 Emma...
Dan Ruccia (host) 10:34:56 PM
She's so good. Like gothy PJ Havey vibes
Lee Chandler 10:35:24 PM
Wish I could stay til the end but gotta go. Thx for all the great tunes & chat. Happy Holidays to all!
Alan Pasnyk 10:35:39 PM
@ Dan: Absolutely!
Dan Ruccia (host) 10:35:56 PM
See ya Lee! Thanks for listening and hanging!
Alan Pasnyk 10:36:11 PM
@Lee: Take care!
TAndy 10:38:49 PM
Time for a late night Wawa run, thanks for the show Dan! See ya around, keepign it locked on FM.
jimboo 10:38:58 PM
Damns, this is goooooooood
Dan Ruccia (host) 10:39:10 PM
Stay warm, TAndy! Happy Wawaing
Alan Pasnyk 10:40:07 PM
Tandy ; Hope c u 2morow on Jon's show
jimboo 10:40:13 PM
Wawa has ten cent hugs tonight
Ossy Hyouka 10:41:09 PM
Don't Back The Octopus
Alan Pasnyk 10:41:50 PM
@ Ossy: :)
jimboo 10:42:14 PM
Name is "Tomorrow Is The Back of Today" show
Ossy Hyouka 10:43:31 PM
Alan - 😊 and Jim - Nice!
Alan Pasnyk 10:44:36 PM
Maybe the next PRB t-shirt should have an Octopus DJ??
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 10:44:39 PM
Big cheers to DJ DanRuccia on the TopNotch Impromptu Live Nighttime Show! Very enjoyable celebration of winter! Happy Holidays! Kind regards!
richard lyons 10:44:43 PM
DSM 10:44:59 PM
Thanks Dan! Merry Days everyone!
Dan Ruccia (host) 10:45:44 PM
This does remind me that I need to get one of the octopus/record shirts from my favorite local record store: https://www.bullcityrecords.com/products/bcr-octopus-logo-tshirt
Alan Pasnyk 10:46:09 PM
@ Dan: Mike said he would be on tonite when he subbed Monday night.
Dan Ruccia (host) 10:46:37 PM
Good to know!
Alan Pasnyk 10:48:27 PM
@ Dan: Thanks for subbing for Dana. 8 requests, no wonder you're an octopus..Thanks and have a Good Holiday!
Dan Ruccia (host) 10:49:03 PM
I only do things in multiples of 8 (except when I don't)
Dan Ruccia (host) 10:49:46 PM
Thanks y'all for spending Xmas eve eve with me! I hope you have the happiest of holidays with whatever (hopefully warm) form they take!
jimboo 10:50:49 PM
Thank youuuuuuuuu Dan! 🦑🐙🦑🐙🦑🐙🦑🐙🦑🐙🦑🪸🪸🪸🪸🪸🪸
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 10:50:52 PM
Wishing everyone a Pleasant and Peaceful Holiday! Cheers! ❄️☃️❄️🎄❄️🕎❄️🎁❄️☃️❄️
Alan Pasnyk 10:51:03 PM
@Dan: Multiples of 8? 64 bit processor in your computer held up, this proves that duct tape really is essential!
Dan Ruccia (host) 10:54:04 PM
It sure was touch and go for a minute there. Nothing like having to reset your computer 5 minutes before going on the air 😳
Alan Pasnyk 10:54:59 PM
@ Dan: Yikes!!
Ossy Hyouka 10:56:27 PM
Happy merry holidays and 2023! 🔴⚪🟢⭐❄🎁🔥🎵
Alan Pasnyk 10:58:44 PM
Hope c u all on Jon's epic show! Take care everyone and Happy Holidays.
Alan Pasnyk 11:00:27 PM
@ Dan: By sheer coincidence 8 degrees and falling!