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The Sunday Buzz

A series of rock 'n roll matinee shows at Cafe` 9
3-6pm every Sunday.

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Bury The Needle

NEW SHOW! Debuting Thursday 3/1/18 5:00pm et Bury The Needle Thursdays 5:00 pm et Host: Lord Gates Every Thursday it’s a two hour onslaught on the VU meters and your eardrums! Lord Gates brings you Heavy Metal, Hardcore, Punk and Noise from the last 40 years. Local bands, live remotes, interviews and beer reviews all

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“Read All About It!”

A Heartfelt thanks to Alan Bisbort, Hartford Courant, and for a wonderful article on Read the Entire Article on-line HERE.  And a cool video HERE.  

Ticket Giveaways is constantly getting tickets to giveaway, from promoters, venues, and even artists. Whenever we are giving tickets away, we will post them on our TICKET GIVEAWAYS page. Bookmark that page/link, and stop by often. You never know what great area shows we’ll be giving away tickets for next…

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Tones of Texas Episode #58 2/16/18 ToT #58 Ex-Optimists Making Time Black Books Golden OK Shivery Shakes Recurring Dreams BluMoon Views Vonne Da Ooh A Giant Dog Bendover The Swift Drag Jump Ship Blushing Weak Alejandro Escovedo Heartbeat Smile Eyelid Kid Shadow Talk Spook and Rosewood Renegade difference Sincola Bitch Whiskey Shivers Gave Away Cheap Wave Hellions Sixteen Deluxe Giver

Rich’s Mixed Tape February 24, 2017

Rock and Roll, Rhythm and Blues, Soul, Swing, Blues, Roots, all covered on today’s show.  We also debut a new song from The Funky Young Monks.  I also have an exciting special announcement. Thanks for tuning in! Buffalo Springfield For What It’s Worth Earl King Love Me Now The Honeydrippers Young Boy Blues Jim Lowe

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The Metal Dad – 2/22/18

  Iron Maiden – Killers Judas Priest – Lightning Strike Graveyard – Hisingen Blues Jerusalem – Kamikaze Moth Testament – Over The Wall Death – Torn To Pieces Sodom – Conjuration Howling Sycamore – Descent to Light Mercyful Fate – Doomed by the Living Dead Emperor – Inno A Satana Black Sabbath – You Won’t

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Wingnut’s Psychedelic Bubblegum Shop 02.03.18 Hour 1

Tell Him / Hello Heart Full Of Soul / The Yardbirds Hitchin’ A Ride ’74 / Paper Lace Swayin’ To The Music (Slow Dancin’) / Johnny Rivers Oh Yeah / Chuck Berry Hold on Tight / Electric Light Orchestra I Melt With You / Modern English There’s No Blood In Bone / The Poppy Family

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Wingnut’s Psychedelic Bubblegum Shop 02.03.18 Hour 2

Blue Morning, Blue Day / Foreigner Something In the Air / Thunderclap Newman Ain’t Gonna Lie / Keith National Health / The Kinks Does Your Mother Know / ABBA Turning Japanese / The Vapors My Little Sweet Pea / Hardy Boys Mother May I / Cattanooga Cats Going All The Way / The Squires It

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the allison transmission 02.23.18

starting out proggy today…i have no idea why. what happens after that is a mystery to me, as well…oh, there’ll be weekend gigs and new music and the wayback machine…guess it’s my job to put skin on those bones. a job i take lightly ..and not. the allison transmission-made fresh daily   Roundabout Yes

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the allison transmission 02.22.18

no tubes…no transmitters…no focus groups…no format…we start with nothing and end with nothing and something happens in the middle. the allison transmission-made fresh daily Radio Song R.E.M. Feat. KRS-One Disorder In The House Warren Zevon Radio Gandalf Murphy & The Slambovian Circus Of Dreams Radio Lover Cheap Trick On Your Radio Joe Jackson Radio

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221 Random Rock Free For All

Mix of rock and R&B tonight. Bunch of faves. Hope you enjoy. Everly Brothers – Muskrat The Haunted – Searching For My Baby Canned Heat – Time Was The Bee Gees – Every Christian Lion Hearted Man Will Show You Carole Stromme – Warm The Savage Resurrection – Fox Is Sick H.P. Lovecraft – The

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Wrong Side of the Tracks Radio – 2/20/18

  David Wax Museum – Yes Maria Yes The Steeldrivers – Angel of the Night Johnny Cash – The Old Account Ws Settled Long Ago Carolina Chocolate Drops – Starry Crown Dale Watson – A Day at a Time Emilee South – Howl Elison Jackson – Burned Big Bill Broonzy – In The Evening Band

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the allison transmission 02.21.18

aimless…listless…effortless…radioless the allison transmission-made fresh daily   End of the World with You Calexico If We Were Vampires Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit Deep River Blues (feat. Jason Isbell) Tommy Emmanuel Fool Me Once Lukas Nelson & Promise Of The Real Feat. Lucius You Worry Me Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats Still

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