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WPRB Princeton 103.3 FM

Princeton Blue Ribbon

May 14, 2023 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM


With DJ McSweden

185th show

Princeton Blue Ribbon
12:02 PM
The Sound - Heartland
The Sound Heartland
Jeopardy Rhino 1980
12:05 PM
County Liners - Love Letter
County Liners Love Letter
Wharf Cat Records (2017 Singles) V/A Wharf Cat Records 2016
12:09 PM
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12:11 PM
sign crushes motorist - I Just Want To Hold Her
sign crushes motorist I Just Want To Hold Her
I'll Be Okay sign crushes motorist 2022
12:14 PM
Birth Day - Please Stay
Birth Day Please Stay
Boyhood Birth Day 2022
12:17 PM
Wednesday - How Can You Live If You Can't Love How Can You If You Do
Wednesday How Can You Live If You Can't Love How Can You If You Do
Twin Plagues Dead Oceans 2021
12:20 PM
sundots - Green
sundots Green N
Green - Single 2023
12:24 PM
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12:26 PM
Mariah Houston & Sleep Habits - Promise
Mariah Houston & Sleep Habits Promise N
Trinkets and Horses - EP 2023
12:28 PM
Mormon Toasterhead - More Than Monotony
Mormon Toasterhead More Than Monotony
Monocarpic Mormon Toasterhead 2017
12:34 PM
Horse Jumper of Love - Heartbreak Rules
Horse Jumper of Love Heartbreak Rules N
Heartbreak Rules 2023
12:37 PM
Foyer Red - Pocket
Foyer Red Pocket N
Yarn the Hours Away Carpark Records 2023
12:40 PM
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12:42 PM
Foyer Red - Flipper
Foyer Red Flipper
Flipper - Single Foyer Red 2022
12:45 PM
Lois - Strumpet
Lois Strumpet
Strumpet K Records 1993
12:48 PM
Sensations Fix - Headphones On
Sensations Fix Headphones On
Time to Decide Antidotes Sensation's Fix 1982
12:52 PM
Television Personalities - Where's Bill Grundy Now?
Television Personalities Where's Bill Grundy Now?
Part Time Punks (The Very Best of Television Personalities) Fire Records 1999
12:54 PM
Nate Dionne - Weighted
Nate Dionne Weighted
Love Is Always Worth It Ranch Jams 2020
12:58 PM
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1:00 PM
Snõõper - Come Together
Snõõper Come Together
Come Together Electric Outlet 2021
1:02 PM
Jug & The Bugs - Is it Selfish?
Jug & The Bugs Is it Selfish? N
80 GRIT 2023
1:06 PM
Protocol - Bloodsport II
Protocol Bloodsport II
Bloodsport - EP Protocol 2019
1:07 PM
New Order - Temptation (7" Version)
New Order Temptation (7" Version)
Singles Rhino/Warner Records 2016
1:12 PM
Polvo - Solitary Set
Polvo Solitary Set
Celebrate the New Dark Age Merge Records 1994
1:15 PM
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1:16 PM
Polvo - Time Isn't On My Side
Polvo Time Isn't On My Side
Today's Active Lifestyles Merge Records 1993
1:19 PM
That Dog. - Silently
That Dog. Silently
Totally Crushed Out Geffen 1995
1:21 PM
Helvetia - Close
Helvetia Close
Dishes Are Never Done but Good Luck Gladness Records 2022
1:25 PM
Unwound - Were, Are and Was Or is
Unwound Were, Are and Was Or is
Fake Train Numero Group 2013
1:30 PM
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1:32 PM
Deerhunter - Nothing Ever Happened
Deerhunter Nothing Ever Happened
Microcastle kranky 2008
1:39 PM
Silver Jews - People
Silver Jews People
American Water Drag City Records 1998
1:43 PM
Krill - Theme From Krill
Krill Theme From Krill
Lucky Leaves Exploding In Sound Records
1:47 PM
Sonic Youth - Society Is a Hole
Sonic Youth Society Is a Hole
Bad Moon Rising Squeaky Squawk 1985
1:51 PM
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1:52 PM
blue smiley - Dark
blue smiley Dark
Return blue smiley 2016
1:55 PM
blue smiley - warm
blue smiley warm
blue smiley
1:58 PM
Starry Cat - I Think You're Really Beautiful
Starry Cat I Think You're Really Beautiful
Starry Cat Ricky Eat Acid 2015
Chat is archived.
DJ McSweden (host) 12:02:20 PM
hello wprb
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 12:02:42 PM
DJ McSweden, hello!
DJ McSweden (host) 12:04:01 PM
hi mr m!
TAndy 12:05:42 PM
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 12:06:51 PM
DJ McSweden (host) 12:07:03 PM
hello tandy!
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 12:13:49 PM
very enjoyable start to the show!
DJ McSweden (host) 12:14:51 PM
thank u!
iamthelabhras 12:17:18 PM
Happy Sunday DJ McSweden, fellow McSwedenites.
DJ McSweden (host) 12:18:29 PM
hi iamthelabhras!
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 12:20:44 PM
Happy Day, iamthelabhras!
iamthelabhras 12:21:32 PM
Beautiful PBR weather today folks.
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 12:25:46 PM
WestSiiidddeee gonna hit a nearly perf 82° today 😎
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 12:29:48 PM
DJ McSweden (host) 12:32:14 PM
mormon toasterhead rocks
richard lyons:) 12:35:40 PM
I agree!! It's name your price too! Hello hello fine people :)
Parrscream 12:36:15 PM
Good afternoon DJ McSweden!
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 12:36:53 PM
I concur!! Hello, Richard Lyons!
DJ McSweden (host) 12:37:14 PM
hi richard & parrscream!
TAndy 12:37:44 PM
Heya everyone. Top shelf show so far man
TAndy 12:37:50 PM
You still on for the summer?
DJ McSweden (host) 12:38:04 PM
thank u tandy!
DJ McSweden (host) 12:38:09 PM
and i cant say yet!
TAndy 12:38:47 PM
Ossy 12:41:20 PM
Rare afternoon greetings
richard lyons:) 12:41:52 PM
Hi, MrM, TAndy, iamthelabhras, and Parrscream! Super Sunday selections, for sure!
richard lyons:) 12:42:23 PM
Hi Ossy :)
DJ McSweden (host) 12:42:29 PM
hi ossy!
Parrscream 12:42:49 PM
Hello Mr. Lyons!
Ossy 12:46:08 PM
Hello Rich too!
iamthelabhras 12:46:11 PM
Howdy Richard!
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 12:49:14 PM
LOIS❗️ K Records‼️
DJ McSweden (host) 12:49:30 PM
i love lois
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 12:50:04 PM
Whoa, 1982❣️
richard lyons:) 12:53:04 PM
Television Personalities!!!!!!
Rtc 12:56:53 PM
Awesome set
paul lanctot 12:58:07 PM
great set - took a screen video of the playlist
iamthelabhras 12:59:23 PM
@Paul the risk of further freaking out McSweden, I have Spotify playlists of PBR going back to Spring 2022.
iamthelabhras 1:00:46 PM
@Paul Lanctot. A playlist with today's tracks will be also be up by EOD! They're all set "public". You should be able to find them for searching for "Labhras PBR".
DJ McSweden (host) 1:01:16 PM
thank u rtc paul richard & labhras!
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 1:01:56 PM
TAndy 1:02:15 PM
I love how eeby deeby this sounds
DJ McSweden (host) 1:02:33 PM
i remember you talking about that before! its very flattering
paul lanctot 1:03:44 PM
@ iamthelabhras Thanks!
iamthelabhras 1:04:12 PM
Don't thank me @Paul. McSweden da real MVP here.
iamthelabhras 1:05:01 PM
Also I realize Spotify is awful. If anybody knows of any less evil ways to create & share playlists I'm all ears.
Rtc 1:06:46 PM
Good ol .m3u files
TAndy 1:06:53 PM
This is insane 😍
Rtc 1:07:23 PM
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 1:07:38 PM
Love ballad??
TAndy 1:07:38 PM is still a thing but I have no idea how to use it. I still manually search up songs that I like from all the DJ's programs and add them to a general music YouTube playlist and a playlist for East DJ
TAndy 1:07:55 PM
Otherwise I'm most often just recording the shows on my laptop at home
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 1:08:13 PM
iamthelabhras 1:08:33 PM
Nice TAndy. I fondly remember I should revisit it.What software do you use to record the shows?
TAndy 1:09:30 PM
Just VLC playing back at 77% volume and Audacity recording. Very time consuming having to split each project file so I may have to take it more easy with doing that during the summer schedule
iamthelabhras 1:09:40 PM
I have YouTube playlists for the WPRBXmas stuff for But I find YouTube can be hit or miss. Also not the biggest fan of their UX for listening to tunes...though I must admit I've made quite a few discoveries digging into other people's playlists & niche music channels.
paul lanctot 1:09:44 PM
@Labhras searched “Labhras PBR” didn’t get a hit on Spotify- prob not doing something right
TAndy 1:10:09 PM
I have been told by people that there is a way to have recordings started and stopped with some simple scripting, but I am not running Linux and I don't think I would have the patience to deal with any issues that might present
iamthelabhras 1:10:45 PM
@Paul...I'm sure you're doing stuff right. I've never searched for my own playlists before so I'm not 100% sure what the best way to zero in on them is.
DJ McSweden (host) 1:10:56 PM
it is such an honor to see you all talking about how to listen to wprb shows after they aired because you like them so much!
iamthelabhras 1:11:13 PM
Here's a link to last week's show's playlist:
iamthelabhras 1:11:35 PM
You might want to try using that to navigate to my Spotify profile then browsing my public playlists?
paul lanctot 1:11:45 PM
iamthelabhras 1:12:12 PM
Can't count the number of times I listened to PBR driving back home after crashing at a friend's place on Saturday night McSweden! Good memories!!
TAndy 1:12:32 PM
I'm going to keep it real with you DJ. I literally never have the time to listen to anything I record because I'm always busy listening to whatever is playing live 😂 I'm a bit of a data hoarder
iamthelabhras 1:13:22 PM
I feel that TAndy.
DJ McSweden (host) 1:13:51 PM
paul lanctot 1:14:14 PM
maybe it’s the accent over the a that messes the search
iamthelabhras 1:14:57 PM
@Paul It's entirely possible. Why so many databases hate the fada (´) I have no idea.
iamthelabhras 1:18:32 PM
I just probably just cut Spotify's search functionality out of the pic altogether and build out a section on my personal site for WPRB playlists. Would prob be a lot easier.
iamthelabhras 1:19:33 PM
*should just. Wow can't type today.
paul lanctot 1:20:38 PM
@Labhras I don’t see the other PPR shows in your profile on Spotify- i dumb
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 1:20:50 PM
iamthelabhras 1:21:30 PM
@Paul. It's def not you, man. I'm sure it's Spotify and/or how I organized these playlists. I'm 100% sure they're all set public but I'm not sure if putting them in playlist folders makes a difference?
paul lanctot 1:21:45 PM
also, after listening to the station for a long time, I finally discovered that the chat is at the bottom of the playlist on my phone, the DJs always say go to wprb/chat, which I do and doesn’t work. They never say hey scroll down to the bottom this playlist for the chat.
DJ McSweden (host) 1:22:19 PM
on the computer it is on the right side of the playlist
DJ McSweden (host) 1:22:25 PM
never tried it on mobile!
paul lanctot 1:23:13 PM
@Labhras yes, Spotify is evil but it’s so nice for having music variety at my fingertips all the time, I’ll look in the folders- I also listen live whenever I can but sometimes I don’t feel like listening to a jazz show or Indian music, even though they are cool
paul lanctot 1:24:15 PM
I try to stay away from the computer! phone also evil though!!
paul lanctot 1:25:01 PM
in conclusion, thanks for this music it’s helping me through a hard time.
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 1:25:34 PM
sending positive vibes to paul lanctot!
paul lanctot 1:26:07 PM
wicked hi freq tinnitus after 30 year band reunion
paul lanctot 1:26:22 PM
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 1:26:56 PM
No earplugs?!? 🙉
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 1:28:30 PM
paul lanctot 1:29:52 PM
it was in a studio it happened through headphones, I’m pretty good at sensing when to slip earbuds under them, but the jam was really good, and I think they got desensitized with some high frequency transients- was set up next to the drum set which was idol and then someone with jump on it really loud, and I would turn up the headphones a little. anyway, be careful your ears
iamthelabhras 1:31:05 PM
@Paul Lanctot: figured out the problem. Apparently you have to _both_ set a playlist public _and_ add it to profile for it to be viewable.
iamthelabhras 1:31:39 PM
Gone ahead & re-configured all the PBR playlists for Spring 2023 so they show up under my "Public Playlists" now.
paul lanctot 1:32:02 PM
@Labhras I see your PBR playlists now
paul lanctot 1:32:22 PM
iamthelabhras 1:32:25 PM
I'll add the rest in the not-too-distant future.
iamthelabhras 1:33:03 PM
I've got some other PBR shows archived away as well. Follow The Train. Summer Connection. Heaven Is Hot Like The Tropics.
TAndy 1:33:28 PM
Yooooo heaven is hot, that's before my time LOL
TAndy 1:33:46 PM
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 1:34:02 PM
Great show, DJ McSweden!
DJ McSweden (host) 1:34:41 PM
thank u!
iamthelabhras 1:36:13 PM
NJ needs to be build an expressway to no where whose sole purpose is to facilitate driving very fast, with the windows down, and listening to McSweden's show.
DJ McSweden (host) 1:36:30 PM
TAndy 1:37:50 PM
I was literally just talking about that on DJ Breeze's show earlier hahah Turnpike exits 6 to 10 for just about is the perfect drive fast stretch.
iamthelabhras 1:39:49 PM
Route 55 -> AC Expressway -> 7S Garden State Parkway baby.
paul lanctot 1:41:51 PM
@Labhras I see just four playlists of yours plus the PBRs that you added FYI
iamthelabhras 1:42:35 PM
@Paul: perfect! I moved all the other seasonal / occasional playlists out of the profile to make things a bit easier to scroll & search.
Gautham Kalva 1:42:47 PM
Hi @DJ McSweden always love it when u play DC Berman. Loved that Deerhunter song earlier and those two Foyer Red songs earlier in the show. Good stuff
iamthelabhras 1:42:52 PM
I don't think the world's wondering what I was listening to in the summer of 2014 anymore!
paul lanctot 1:43:32 PM
Fugit, 33, Keep Philly, Liked and Shared
DJ McSweden (host) 1:43:40 PM
thank you gautham!
iamthelabhras 1:43:41 PM
I should audit my playlists and figure out what I want to make public. Some of the stuff is...niche. I've got a whole playlist of theremin cover songs, for example.
iamthelabhras 1:46:20 PM
@Paul: Excellent. The Fugit, 33u, and Keep Philly Non Robotic are all playlists associated with my t-shirt side hustle. Liked & Shared is where _all_ my liked songs go. It's...pretty massive but some people seem to like opening it up & putting it on shuffle.
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 1:46:48 PM
theremin cover songs❣️❣️❣️
iamthelabhras 1:47:17 PM
THANK YOU MALCONTENT. Sometime I feel like I'm taking crazy pills.
TAndy 1:47:25 PM
U do tshirts too?
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 1:48:02 PM
I honestly luv to take crazy pills
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 1:48:21 PM
iamthelabhras 1:49:02 PM
I did for a hot minute there. I've been meaning to reboot the biz but I've been stretched thin for a while now. The whole idea was hyper-local, limited run t-shirts. So, like, you would either (a) source a wacky water cooler story or (b) focused on a hyper-local cultural touchstone of some kind and then rapidly design & print a limited number of t-shirts associated with (a) or (b). Hence the name Fugit (as in "Tempus Fugit" / time flies).
paul lanctot 1:49:12 PM
how do i see playlists not in profile - sorry to bug you Labhras -
TAndy 1:49:14 PM
What is this, a society for ants?
TAndy 1:49:59 PM
I dig that, brah. If I had the resources I'd totally do the same but with WPRB chat quotes and memes
iamthelabhras 1:50:03 PM
We did an Irish language shirt for Havertown (that played off the "33rd county of Ireland" ting they have going on) and a Hitchbot memorial t-shirt. Which I'm actually wearing in the chat avatar <-----.
TAndy 1:50:10 PM
wake me up when there's a bath boy tshirt
TAndy 1:50:33 PM
DUDE I've seen that hitchbot shirt before
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 1:50:34 PM
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 1:50:42 PM
So filthy
iamthelabhras 1:50:54 PM
@Paul Good question! I'm not sure if you can? I'm still trying to grok how "public" playlists are related to Spotify profiles. I'm guessing you access public playlists with link but not see them in a public profile?
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 1:51:17 PM
ting grok
TAndy 1:51:50 PM
Playlists on Spotify are def weird. Someone once sent me a playlist for a DJ mix he did and it was legit empty for no reason on my end
iamthelabhras 1:51:52 PM
What's a Bathboy?
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 1:52:03 PM
paul lanctot 1:53:29 PM
@Labhras cool. thanks for the PBRs
iamthelabhras 1:54:10 PM
@TAndy You've seen the Hitchbot shirt? That's wild! You might have just seen me at a distance...
TAndy 1:54:24 PM
It's possible!
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 1:54:35 PM
SPIRITUAL MAFIA ‘Bath Boy’ ❤️‍🔥❤️‍🔥❤️‍🔥
TAndy 1:54:51 PM
Experience the Bathboy on Wednesdays from 5pm to 11pm
iamthelabhras 1:54:55 PM
@Paul No worries. I'll look over my other playlists and add them to my profile too. Just keep checking the public playlists in my profile and you should start seeing more.
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 1:55:29 PM
🥶 💙
iamthelabhras 1:56:36 PM
Should def explore adding WPRB chat quotes and memes to the design/production process for Fugit once it's rebooted.
richard lyons:) 1:57:13 PM
Thanks for the ear candy, DJ McSweden!
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 1:57:16 PM
DJ McSweden! Many thanks for another TopNotch Show! Job well done! Big cheers! Kind regards to you and yer Mutha! 🖤💀
DJ McSweden (host) 1:57:34 PM
thank you all for listening and chatting!
iamthelabhras 1:57:49 PM
A+++ as always McSweden!
DJ McSweden (host) 1:57:53 PM
turn this song up
Ossy 1:57:56 PM
Great Soulful Sunday broadcast and happy mother's day!
DJ McSweden (host) 1:58:07 PM
one of my favorite songs ever
DJ McSweden (host) 1:58:14 PM
maybe even #1
TAndy 1:59:52 PM
iamthelabhras 2:00:16 PM
Let us give thabks.
TAndy 2:00:24 PM
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 2:00:25 PM
TAndy 2:00:35 PM
-ᎷяMΔᏞᏨØИᎢΞNᎢ-💀 2:00:44 PM
ting grok tuu
TAndy 2:00:46 PM