Ed Special is a long-time WCBN DJ known for his marathon turntable collage sessions. He led the second line for Shaky Jake's funeral.

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Ed Special is Ann Arbor's Mark Murrell. The host of WCBN's freeform radio collage program, Special Ed (on the air since 1983), the program has put out a few collections of sound collage as well.

When the history of turntablism is written, alongside the likes of Steinski, John Oswald and Milan Knizak, will be the great Ed Special whose been doing a radical freeform show on Ann Arbor's WCBN, well, as long as Ken Freedman can remember from his days at the station in the early 80s.

Just in time for the holidays, here is Ed Special's Jingle Bells X-mas special from 2007, originally aired on WCBN. More than 6 straight hours of Jingle Bells. And the best thing is: It never gets old!

Hear R some Special Ed radio mixes, odds & ends and bits & pieces for your whatever.