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Asylum Street Spankers

February 7, 2010 What kind of car would God drive? The band answers by performing "Volkswagen Thing" in Studio 4A.

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December 24, 2007 The year's best kids' albums, as chosen by WXPN, are appealing to children and their parents alike.

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July 31, 2005 Music from the early 20th century, with lyrics and lunacy aimed at a contemporary audience.

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Mercurial

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  • Album: Mercurial
  • Artist: Asylum Street Spankers
  • Label: Spanks a Lot Records
  • Released: 2005
 

Down at the Sea Hotel

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  • Album: Down at the Sea Hotel
  • Artist: Various Artists
  • Label: Secret Mountain
  • Released: 2007
 

Mommy Says No!

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  • Album: Mommy Says No!
  • Artist: Asylum Street Spankers
  • Label: Yellow Dog
  • Released: 2007
 

Wonderstuff

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  • Album: Wonderstuff
  • Artist: Recess Monkey
  • Released: 2007
 

Chickens

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  • Album: Chickens
  • Artist: Buck Howdy/BB
  • Label: Prairie Dog Entertainment
  • Released: 2007
 

For the Kids III

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  • Album: For the Kids III
  • Artist: Various Artists
  • Label: RCA
  • Released: 2007
 

My Green Kite

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  • Album: My Green Kite
  • Artist: Peter Himmelman
  • Label: Rounder
  • Released: 2007
 

Experience...101

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  • Album: Experience...101
  • Artist: Sweet Honey in the Rock
  • Label: Appleseed
  • Released: 2007
 

Dream Jam Band

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  • Album: Dream Jam Band
  • Artist: The Dream Jam Band
  • Released: 2007
 

It's a Bam Bam Diddly

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  • Album: It's a Bam Bam Diddly
  • Artist: Father Goose
  • Label: Festival Five
  • Released: 2007
 

God's Favorite Band

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  • Album: God's Favorite Band
  • Artist: Asylum Street Spankers
  • Label: Yellow Dog Records
  • Released: 2009