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Cygnus Radio On Demand

Missed a show? No problem! Recently aired shows are archived for your convenience.

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Download The Free App!

Hey, there's an app for that! Download the Official Cygnus Radio App. It's FREE!

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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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The Mahrathon – 12/3/16-12/4/16

Maht stays up for 26.2 hours every December, playing the finest tunes at Star Lounge and online with the proceeds going to benefit Heifer International. The first 20 people who donate $100 or more to this year’s Mahrathon will receive a Giclée print of the following image (mailed to you, if you’re in the U.S.).

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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…

Become A Cygnus Radio Sponsor

Here’s just a few reasons why becoming a Cygnus Radio Sponsor makes sense: Cygnus Radio has thousands of listeners per day. Most of our listeners are internet savvy, and listen to us on desktops, laptops, and mobile devices. Our listeners are very loyal to Cygnus Radio, and tend to refer us to their friends. Our

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the allison transmission 12.02.16

ones and zeros arranged in a unique pattern to stimulate your tympanic membrane ,to adjust your weekend live musical datebook, to catch you up waybackily on the doings of the date, all in the form of an online, old school, freeform radio vanity project. unlike the tree in the forest , it will make a

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My Week That Was 12-01-16 hr.1

“My Week That Was” 12-01-16 playlist Hr.1 Derek A Reeves – A Christmas Encounter Dorian James – A Christmas Sky The Rolling Stones – All of Your Love The Rolling Stones – Blue and Lonesome Elton John – Can I Put You On The Sawtelles – soapbox (birds) The Sawtelles – dream girl The Ocean

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My Week That Was 12-01-16 hr.2

“My Week That Was” 12-01-16 playlist Hr.2 Elvis Costello & The Roots – Wake Me Up Dawes – One of Us Bettie Serveert – Damaged Good 1974 – Arrested Electric Light Orchestra – 10538 Overture The Spencer Davis Group – Keep On Running The Doobie Brothers – It Keeps You Runnin’ Linda Ronstadt – Tumbling

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Franorama 2.0 12/1/16

PART 1: This Land Is Your Land – Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings; It’s a Man’s Man’s Man’s World – James Brown; Shot Down – Sugarman 3 feat. Lee Fields; Ain’t It a Sin – Charles Bradley; Retreat – Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings; Look Up at the Stars – Russell Shaddox; Old Man Trump

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sodden brain dripping out randomness…it’ll start…it’ll go…where? …that’s part of the wonder. that’s my story , anyhow. the allison transmission Hell to Pay (feat. Bonnie Raitt) -Boz Scaggs Crazy Mama -J.J. Cale Steamroller -James Taylor Unintended Consequence of Love -Bonnie Raitt Easy To Slip -Little Feat Rag Mama Rag- The Band I Could Rule

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Days Like These- 11-28-16

Hey everybody! I played lots of pump up music this week, so get ready to hear some awesome stuff! If you like my show then please follow my Instagram and Twitter for show news and updates! If you’re an upcoming band or artist, then please send me your music at Until next week, live

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the allison transmission 11.30.16

artisinal is surely an over-used word. applied to widgets and waffles and whatnot. but it’s a descriptive ,better than most, for what happens here . non corporate, individual ,tasty, non focus grouped ,hand-crafted nuggets of sonic goodness, spun daily by amateurs in the truest sense. lovers of music and certainly unpaid. old school, freeform radio.

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The Backroom 11.29.16

It’s the WTF? (Where’s The Funk?) show, with new music from Marlon Saunders and Aaron Mills.  A bunch of music from 2016 and just one Christmas song!  Just click on The Backroom logo to hear it!


the allison transmission 11.29.16

direct from his starring role in recent tree-based journalism, frank critelli returns (it happens every tuesday) to share the media controls and mold your very mind and essence with weapons of musical distraction. the allison transmission The Wanderer- Dion New York Is My Home -Dion (with Paul Simon) Cry Baby Cry (Featuring Dion DiMucci)

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