Phoneathon Premiums 2012

Please see below for the full list of 2012 Phoneathon premiums. These are the suggested donations for each type of premium, unless otherwise specified below (in parentheses):

T-Shirt: $30
CD/Digital/7″: $20
LP: $35
CD/DVD pack: $35
Book: $50

IF DONATING ONLINE: Don’t forget to specify the premium (or premiums, if applicable) you’d like to receive in the comments section of the donation form.

  1. General (station-wide) Premiums
  2. Blues
  3. Classical and Beyond
  4. Continental Drift
  5. Fast and Loud
  6. Folk
  7. Gospel
  8. Hidden Forms
  9. Jazz
  10. Lotus Beat
  11. News
  12. Reggae
  13. Rock
  14. Streetbeat
  15. This Is Hell!
  16. Tickets (special conditions apply)


2012 WNUR Tote Bag ($25)
2011 WNUR T-Shirt – (XL/2XL)
2012 WNUR T-Shirt – (S – 2XL)



Black Alligator Records T-Shirt (M)

Anders Osborne – American Patchwork
Big City Rhythm & Blues Sampler Package
Chainsaw DuPont – The Real Guitar Hero
Floyd McDaniel – West Side Baby
The Holmes Brothers – Feed My Soul
Karen Carroll – Talk to the Hand
Liz Mandeville – TriFecta
Marcia Ball – Roadside Attractions
Roomful of Blues – Hook, Line, and Sinker
Shirley Smith – In Hymn I Trust
Webb Wilder – Born to be Wilder (Live)
Zora Young – Tore Up from the Floor Up


Classical and Beyond

Florencio Asenjo: The Batrachomyomachia
Angelo Musolino: Opening Doors
Mary Lee Taylor Kinosian: These are Different Times
Beethoven 7, Beethoven 7.1
Donald Martino: Later Works
William Ferris – Solo Piano Music
Marthanne Verbit: Endangered
Lisa Moore – Seven: Piano & Voice
Katherine Hughes: The Four Seasons (A Cycle of Songs)
Vivienne Spiteri: Jalsaghar
Ryan Fogg: The Fogg Project
Richard Wilson: Brash Attacks
Paul Osterfield: Rocky Streams
Ethan Wickman: Portals and Passages
John Allemeier: Dark Dances
Touch: The Toccata Project, Post-1900…
Tom Cipullo: Landscape with Figures
William Matthews: A Book of Hours
Canadian Composers Portraits: Alcides Lanza
James Rolfe: Raw, Continuum Contemporary Music
Dark Dances – Compositions by John Alleheim
Icicle Creek Piano Trio: music by Haydn, Turina, Shostakovich
The Songs of Jean Berger
C. Curtis-Smith: Gold are My Flowers, A Civil War Song Cycle
Terry Everson: In the Style of…
Cindy Cox: La Mar Amarga
Don Byron and Lisa Moore: Seven
Trio Voce: Inscapes (pieces by Shostakovich, Weinberg)
Sea to Sea: The St. Lawrence String Quartet
Timothy Buzbee: Buzzed
Collage New Music Performs Donald Sur
Rethink Forever: Vocal Music of Peter Hannan
David Maslanka – A Procession of the Academics
Paul Chihara: Love Music

LP Packs:
2 LPs: Charles Wuorien: Cello Concerto/Ringing Changes (used, excellent condition) and ric Salzman: The Nude Paper Sermon (new-sealed) ($45)
3 LPs (all used, very good condition): Wanda Maximilien – Piano, Theo Loevendie/Klaas De Vries – Areas , Donemus Audio Visual Series 1971–72 Live – feat. Hans Kox, Ton Bruynel, Peter Schat ($45)


Continental Drift

CD/DVD packs:
Equation Musique 2009: Made In Africa
Into the Light: World Music of Korea II
Various Artists – Music of Central Asia Vol. 9: In the Footsteps of Babur: Musical Encounters from the Lands of the Mughals (Smithsonian Folkways)
Various Artists – Music of Central Asia Vol. 4: Bardic Divas: Women’s Voices in Central Asia (Smithsonian Folkways)
Nati Cano’s Mariachi Los Camperos, Mariachi Chula Vista, Jesús

Al-Andalus Ensemble – 21 Strings
Amalgam(e) – 10 ans de Red Toucan
Anna Pierre – Pa Fe-m Sa Konsa
Bayashi – Help Is on Its Way
Charmaine Clamor – My Harana
Christian Dina Bollanga – Le Partage
Deolinda – Dois selos e um carimbo
Gentle Thunder – Winds of the Heart
Juan Carlos Quintero – Los Musicos
Luna Halo – Luna Halo
Terrene – The Indifferent Universe
Moon – Earthshine
Jason Carter – Evocativa
Gondwana – Second Coming
Martin Hayes and Dennis Cahill – Welcome Here Again
Kennetth Newby – Sirens
Linger – Angela de Villiens
Luisa Maita – Lero-Lero
Heidi Talbot – In Love + Light
Jill Cunniff – City Beach
Magitza Quartet – Boleritza
Mahagitá – Harp and Vocal Music of Burma
Kudu – Death of the Party
Pedro Moraes – Claroescuro
Razia Said- Zebu Nation
Sarah Tavares – Xinti
Sergent Garcia – Una y otra ves
The Shackeltons – The Shackeltons
Terra Diablo – Deluge Songs
Tom Teasley – Global Stantard Time
Various Artists – Anti-Sampler
Various Artists – Dutch Dance 2009
Various Artists – The New Brazilian Music
Various Artists – Nublu Sound
Various Artists – Music from Your World Vol. 2
Various Artists – Stranded in Stereo Vol. 7
Various Artists – Stranded in Stereo Vol.8
Various Artists – Five Countries – Three Languages
Various Artists – Harmonic Connections
Various Artists: The Womeximizer ’09
Nati Cano and The Mariachi Los Camperos – ¡Llegaron Los Camperos!: Concert Favorites of Nati Cano’s Mariachi Los Camperos (Smithsonian Folkways) ($25)
The Mariachi Los Camperos – Música Ranchera: Amor, Dolor y Lágrimas (Love, Hurt and Tears) (Smithsonian Folkways) ($25)
The La Drivers Union Por Por Group – Por Por: Honk Horn Music of Ghana (Smithsonian Folkways) ($25)
Various Artists – Singing for Life: Songs of Hope, Healing and HIV/AIDS in Uganda (Smithsonian Folkways) ($25)
Brian Conway, Sligo-style fiddler – First Through the Gate (Smithsonian Folkways) ($25)
Tony DeMarco, New York Irish Fiddler – The Sligo Indians (Smithsonian Folkways) ($25)


Fast and Loud

Fueled By Ramen: Feed Your Ears vol. 1
Punk o Rama 10
Unsound Vol. 1
F*cked Up – David Comes to Life



Hole in the Bottom of the Sea  (Christine Lavin & Betsy Franco Feeney) ($25)


Anais Mitchell – The Brightness
Battlefield Band – Zama Zama, Try Your Luck…
Ben Bedford – Lincoln’s Man
Burns Sisters Band – Wild Bouquet
Cadillac Sky – Gravity’s Our Enemy
Cindy Kallet & Grey Larsen – Cross the Water
Cindy Kallet & Grey Larsen – Leave the Cake in the Mailbox
Crooked Still  – Some Strange Country
Eddie Holstein – Eddie Holstein
Garnet Rogers – Get a Witness
The Yellow Room Gang – Happy New Day
Sons of the Never Wrong  – On a Good Day… I am
Randall Williams – Praying for Land
Laurie Lewis – Blossoms
Joe Jencks – The Candle and the Flame
Joe Jencks – Rise as One
Sons of the Never Wrong – Church of the Never Wrong
John Flynn – The End of the Beginning
Ella Jenkins  – A Life of Song
Matt & Shannon Heaton – Fine Winter’s Night
Leela & Ellie Grace – Where the Waters Run
Kate MacLeod – Trying to Get it Right
Heather Styka – Lifeboats for Atlantis
Jaime Michaels – The Man With the Time Machine
Christine Lavin – Getting in touch with My Inner Bitch
Christine Lavin – I Don’t make this Stuff Up, I just make it Rhyme
Various Artists – Live From the Old Town School ($25)

CD Packs:
3 CD Surprise Pack – Grab bag of albums to include known artists and/or compilations ($45)
5 CD Surprise Pack – Grab bag of albums to include known artists and/or compilations ($65)

Guest DJ – Come to WNUR, hang out with the DJs and play your favorite folk music! ($100)
Leonard Cohen “Live at the Isle of Wight 1970″ – DVD ($30)

Box Sets:
Woody Guthrie – The Asch Recordings, Vol. 1-4 (Smithsonian Folkways) ($60)



Kirk Franklin – The Nu Nation Project
Various Artists – Gospel Next


Hidden Forms

Oxyd – Liveforms
Saltillo – Monocyte
Cruise [Ctrl] – How’s Annie
Ex_Tension – Freedom
Various Artists – These Sounds Will Have to Meet Somewhere in Between

The Carapace – Moments in Time

ADJ – Hand of Mysteries

Outside Recordings Label Logo T-shirt (L)
Signifier Record Label Logo T-Shirt (M)



Chicago Underground Trio – Chronicle
Denis Colin Trio – Something in Common
The Exciting Trio – In Chicago There is Willy
Fire Room- Broken Music
Fire of Space – Handbasket
Full Blast – Black Hole (Broetzmann/Pliakas/Wertmueller)
The Hanuman Sextet – 9 Meals From Anarchy
Nachluft – belle-view I-IV
Per Henrik Wallin Trio – The Stockholm Tapes
Radio I-Ching – No Wave Au Gogo
Rene Ford – Unsentimental
Rob Reddy’s Gift Horse – A Hundred Jumping Devils
Sons of Sound – Jazz 2004
Sound In Action Trio – Gate
SURD – Live at Glenn Miller Cafe
Tom Christensen – Paths



Gift certificates:
Bien Assorti – Classic Manicure ($60)
Kafein – Any Free Drink ($20)
Lulu’s Noodles – $20 Gift Certificate ($40)
Austin’s Tacos – $20 Gift Certificate ($40)

Comix Revolution T-shirt (S-3XL)



Jamaica: Once You Go, You Know (L)

Air Jamaica Bandana ($15)
Jamaica Clutch Wallet ($20)
Kristena Witherspoon Designs – I Love Life Earrings ($25)



Nothing People – You’re Invited
Sneakers – Children Into People

39 Clocks – Zoned
Jakob Olausson – Morning & Sunrise
Jerusalem and the Star Baskets – Dost
La Chansons – At the Chateau
Lid EMBA – Terminal Muse: Blue
Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy w/Meg Baird and Greg Weeks – Ask Forgiveness
Charalambides – Exile
David Grubbs – Hybrid Song Box.4
Various Artists – Myohioactionpalboygoldgod300
Gypsy Blood – Cold in the Guestway
The YMD – Excuse Me, This is the Yah
Omar Rodriguez Lopez – El Grupo Nuevo de ORL
Lefty’s Deciever – Cheats
Big Sir – Before Gardnens After Gardens
Bygones – By
Toro y Moi – Underneath the Pine
Stick Figures – Two Ghosts
Wowser Bowser – Self Titled
Ask The Oracle – Self Titled
Luc Ferrari – Les Arythmiques
Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy – Lay & Love
Ju Suk Reet Meate – Solo 78/79
Jakob Olausson – Moonlight Farm
Knodel – Dawn of the Butterfly
RX Bandits – Mandala
Monotonix – Where Were You When It Happened?
SPRCSS – Taste Like Daughter
Adepis Shank – This is the Second Album
Paul Newman – Re-issue
Zach Hill – Face Tat
Native – Wrestling Moves
Panda Bear – Tomboy
Warning Light – Wild Silver
Femme Fatality – That’s It That’s It
Belong – Common Era
Emperor Penguin – Damn
RX Bandits – … And The Battle Begun
TW Walsh – Pollensongs
Zechs Marquise – Getting Paid
Hella – Tripper
Singer – Unhistories
The Valerie Project – The Valerie Project
Umberto – Prophecy of the Black Widow
U.S. Maple – Talker
Cloud Nothings – Self Titled
Rangers – Pan Am Stories
Mission of Burma – The Sound, The Speed The Light
Stephen Malmus and the Jicks – Mirror Traffic

Black Math – Phantom Power
Cave – Hunt Like a Devil/Jamz
Cheveu – Cheveau
Heater – God and Hair
Jonas Reinhardt – Music for the Tactile Dome
LA Vampires Goes Ital – Streetwise
Maria Minerva – Sacred & Profane Love
Psyclones – Different Thinking People
Warhammer 48k – An Ethereal Oracle

Joanna Newsom Poster – Y’s ($20)
Royal Trux Poster – Singles/Live/Unreleased ($20)
Ty Segall Poster – Goodbye Bread ($20)




Blueprint – Adventures in Counter Culture
Chicago Trax Records 25th Anniversary Collection
Earatik Statik – The Good, The Bad & The Ugly (feat. Pete Rock, Sean Price, Large Professor)
Icebird (RJD2 & Aaron Livingston)  – The Abandoned Lullaby
I Love Chicago House Music – Trax Records 25 Anniversary
Pugs Atomz – Conversations With a Chamelion
Matlock – Moonshine (feat DJ Babu, Juice, Pacewon, RA the Rugged Man)
Qwel & Meaty Ogre – Freezerburner
Robust – El Foto Grande
DJ Shadow – The Less You Know the Better
Spank Rock – Everything is Boring & Everyone is a F*cking Liar
Scrimshire – The Hollow
Searchl1te – The Sprawl
Typical Cats – Typical Cats
Underground Hits & Exclusive Bits: We Wah Ten!
Wah Wah 45s – Underground Hits & Exclusive Bits
Zomby – Dedication
Verbal Kent – Move With the Walls (feat. Ill Bill, Oddisee, Longshot, Maker)
Verbal Kent – What Box

Subdue – Earthshine
Logam + TL – Dagobah System
Filth Collins – Let Me Go

Renegade Lights – The Time is Nigh
Southern Roots – Bouldin’ Nights EP
Frankie J vs. Sonny Fodera – Got This Feeling/Homebaked
Bobby Klein – French Toast

Wattie Green – Bite Sized Beats Vol. 1 – Flip Mode/ Love Break
Mark & Stevens – Bite Sized Beats Vol. 2 – Freak Emotion
Matlock – Moonshine (feat. RA the Rugged Man)
Outerlimitz – Packaged In Plastic

Betamorph T-Shirt – (XL)


This Is Hell!

Autographed Book:
Vultures Picnic by Greg Palast ($75)

15 Biggest Lies About Capitalism (Joshua Holland)
All the Devils Are Here (Bethany McLean & Joe Nocera)
A Brief History of Authoterrorism (Gabriel Levinson)
Border Wars (Tom Barry)
Breeding Ground (Deepak Tripathi)
Cannabinomics (Christopher Glenn Fichtner)
Contention in Context (Jeff Goodwin & James Jasper)
Corporations Are Not People (Jeff Clements)
Divinity of Doubt (Vincent Bugliosi)
The Fate of Nature (Charles Wohlforth)
The Fragile Edge (Julia Whitty)
The Global Class War (Jeff Faux)
Green Gone Wrong (Heather Rogers)
How Markets Fail (John Cassidy)
If I am Not for Myself (Mike Marqusee)
Ideal Illusions (James Peck)
Intelligence and Foreign Policy (Paul R. Pillar)
Island of Shame (David Vine)
It Takes a Pillage: an Epic Tale of Power, Deceit and Untold Trillions (Naomi Prins)
The Invisible Cure (Helen Epstein)
Lockdown High (Annette Fuentes)
Losing Our Cool (Stan Cox)
Maonomics (Loretta Napoleoni)
Our Patchwork Nation (Dante Chinni, James Gimpel)
None of Us Were Like this Before (Joshua E.S. Phillips)
The Price of Motherhood: why the Most Important Job in the World is Still the Least Valued (Ann Crittenden)
Recarving Rushmore (Ivan Eland)
Survivors and Saviors (Mahmood Mamdani)
Sex Scandal America (David Rosen)
See You in Court: How the Right Made America a Lawsuit Nation (Thomas Geoghegan)
Texas Tough (Robert Perkinson)
The Predator State (James K. Galbraith)
That’s Disgusting: Unraveling the Mysteries of Repulsion (Rachel Herz)
Things They Don’t Tell You About Capitalism (Ha-Joon Chang)
Triumph of Order (Lisa Keller)
Washington Rules: America’s Path to Permanent War (Andrew Bacevich)
We Meant Well (Peter Van Buren)
Were You Born on the Wrong Continent? (Thomas Geoghegan)
Why Do You Kill?: the Untold Story of Iraqi Resistance (Jürgen Todenhöfer)
Why It’s Kicking Off Everywhere (Paul Mason)
Why the West Rules–for Now (Ian Morris)

Gift certificates:
Bagel Art Gift Certificate – dozen bagels and two 8 oz. cream cheese tubs ($50)
Cary’s Lounge – $20 Gift Certificate ($40)

5 Rabbit Cerveceria T-Shirt Navy XL ($50)
5 Rabbit Cerveceria White Large T-Shirt ($50)
5 Rabbit Cerveceria Rag Baseball Hat ($50)
Chicago Outfit Roller Derby Cap ($50)
Chicago Outfit Roller Derby T-shirt ($50)
Outfit Roller Derby Tickets for Four ($120)
Revolution Brewing Long-Sleeved T-Shirt ($50)
Revolution Brewing Insulated Bottle Bag ($50)

Few Distillery Tour ($50)



Please note: these tickets are only available for credit card donations made over the phone. Any tickets listed above this section are exempt. Unless specified, each listing is for a pair of tickets. Please listen to the given shows for more details on how to receive these premiums.

Commander Cody – SPACE 03/01 ($60)
James Hunter – Space – 02/28 ($80)
Johnny Winter – Space – 04/23
Shemekia Copeland – SPACE – 03/03 ($60)
Theo Huff – OTS – 05/27/12 ($40)
Sharon Lewis & Texas Fire – OTS – 05/20 ($40)
Mother’s Day Concert with Demetria Taylor – OTS – 05/13/12 ($40)
Fruteland Jackson Robert Johnson Tribute Concert – OTS – 05/06/12 ($50)

Classical and Beyond:
Die Fledermaus – Pick Staiger – any showing 2/23-2/26  ($50)

Continental Drift:
Sierra Maestra with special guest Buya – Maurer – 3/24 – 7pm ($60)
Sierra Maestra with special guest Buya – Maurer – 3/24 – 10pm ($60)
Idan Raichel and Vieux Farka Touré Quartet – Maurer – 4/19 – 6:30pm ($60)
Idan Raichel and Vieux Farka Touré Quartet – Maurer – 4/19 – 9:30pm ($60)

Darrell Scott with David Smith – Space – 4/15 – 7pm ($45)
Ralph’s World Kids Concert – OTS – 4/22 – 3pm ($40)
Ralph’s World Kids Concert – OTS – 4/22 – 11am ($40)
Justin Roberts Kids Show – OTS – 3/18 – 3pm ($35)
Justin Roberts Kids Show – OTS – 3/18 – 12pm ($35)
Laurence Juber Concert – OTS – 5/19 – 8pm ($55)
Scott Free’s 12th annual Alt Q – OTS – 5/19 – 7pm ($50)
Name White Mule Dance Concert – OTS – 5/18 – 8:30pm ($30)
Loudon Wainwright III – OTS – 4/21 – 10pm ($60)
Sara Watkins Concert – OTS – 4/20 – 8pm ($45)
The Ditty Bops Concert – OTS – 5/11 – 8pm ($45)
Melissa Ferrick Concert SPACE 4/1/12 ($60)
Corky Siegel’s Chamber Blues Concert – OTS – 5/6 – 4pm ($60)
Sweetback Sisters Concert – OTS – 4/28 – 7pm ($38)
Special Consensus Bluegrass Band – OTS – 4/28 – 8pm ($45)
John Gorka & Eliza Gilkyson Concert – OTS – 4/22 – 7pm ($55)
Playing for Change Concert – OTS – 2/25 – 7pm ($75)
Its a Girl & Congress of Starlings Concert – OTS – 2/25 – 8pm ($30)
Klezmatics Concert – OTS – 2/26 – 4pm ($50)
Klezmatics Concert – OTS – 2/26 – 7pm ($50)
Steep Canyon Rangers & Chatham County Line Concert – OTS – 3/4 – 7pm ($45)
Galant, tu perds ton temps Concert – OTS – 4/15 – 4pm ($40)
Tannahill Weavers Concert – OTS – 4/15 – 7pm ($45)
Abigail Washburn Concert – OTS – 4/14 – 8pm ($45)
Graham Parker Concert – OTS – 4/13 – 10pm ($50)
Fred Eaglesmith with the Ginn Sisters – OTS – 4/12 – 7:30pm ($45)
Peggy Seeger Concert – OTS – 4/ 7 – 7pm ($45)
Steel Wheels Concert – OTS – 4/1 – 7:30pm ($45)
Karla Bonoff with Nina Gerber Concert – OTS – 4/1 – 7pm ($55)
Vishten Concert – OTS – 3/24 – 8pm ($40)
Bruce Molsky & Ale Moller Concert – OTS – 3/22 – 7:30pm ($50)
Carrie Newcomer Concert – OTS – 3/18 – 7pm ($45)
Cajun Vagabonds Dance – OTS – 3/16 – 8:30pm ($30)
Lunasa Concert – OTS – 3/11 – 4pm ($50)
Jake Shimabukuro Concert – OTS – 3/10 – 10pm ($60)
Hot Tuna Concert – OTS – 3/9 – 7pm ($75)
The Wood Brothers Concert – OTS – 3/8 – 7:30pm ($45)