This evening, YLT will enter WFMU's Jersey City studio and play listener requests for three hours in exchange for pledges to the listener-supported station. These aren't just any requests, either. Fans take great pride in trying to stump the veteran band with obscure and eclectic choices. Last year, for example, YLT played everything from the Stooges (“T.V. Eye”) to the Grateful Dead (“Ripple”), Neil Young (“Cinnamon Girl”) to Chic (“Le Freak”).
It should be fun, and you can hear it all online. If you happen to make a donation, that's cool, too, because WFMU is currently the longest running free-form radio station in the United States. Here's the skinny:
One note: The set will not be archived, so you have to catch it live.