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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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Saturday Dec. 7, 2019 6:48 PM ET – Sunday Dec. 8, 2019 9:00 PM ET26.2 hours of non-stop music hosted by: Maht WellsA Charity Fundraiser to benefit Heifer International.

“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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the allison transmission 12.06.19

deep sonic excavations…tried and true classics…the new…the groovy…upstarts…orphans…sundry sounds and schmutz. which is which? who knows better than you !?! the allison transmission-made fresh daily Another World Joe Jackson Ain’t That So Roxy Music Kings Steely Dan Tomorrow Never Knows Phil Manzanera Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye Dirty Angels Take It Back The Shellye Valauskas Experience

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On The Fly

No flight plan but starting with John Fogerty gets things rollin’!

Franorama 2.0 12/5/19

It’s mostly Christmas tunes you don’t hear often, or even at all. Satisfaction guaranteed.

the allison transmission 12.05.19

with all the tunes in the world available, why choose these? with the history of music at hand, why start here?…and then play that? one thing i can tell you is that algorithms have nothing to do with it…focus groups either. it’s just the sound of one dj spinning. now you know who to blame

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Risleydale’s Roots, Rock, Radio December 1, 2019 Corrected Audio

The files I posted the other day were corrupted do to a recording error. Here’s the new ones. Enjoy. Ossie All Stars, Leggo Dub Wayne Jarrett, Live And Love Don (Jah) Carlos, Black Harmony Wackie’s Rhythm Force, Live And Love Dubwise Version Carlton Livingston, 100 Lbs. Of Collie Weed Desmond Young, Warning I Roy, Full

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Wrong Side of the Tracks – 12/03/19 Manal – No Pibe Hound Dog Taylor – She’s Gone Koko Taylor – Wonder Why Rory Gallagher – Should’ve Learnt My Lesson The Rolling Stones – I Got The Blues Damn Tall Buildings – Words to the Song The Maes – Treat You Better Savannah King – Come to Peace with Yourself Dale Watson

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the allison transmission 12.04.19

it’s another attempt at auditory feng shui ..i don’t make the music i just move the musical furniture hither, thinner and yon ’til it seems right. ‘course it’s totally subjective . careful, don’t trip over the hassock. the allison transmission-made fresh daily Yes We Can Can Allen Toussaint Turn to the Music Ben Sidran

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The Backroom 12.03.19

The Lowdown begins with Crowd Company, and a dusting of Christmas music, including a new version of You’re a Mean One, Mr. Grinch and a classic Allan Sherman song.

the allison transmission w/frank critelli 12.03.19

the magic of radio past…no playlist…no salesmen…no cookie cutter programming..just an old school freeform radio style, vanity project, noodling. with a pinch of history…garnished with a sprig of critelli . radio without a net. (whatever happened to annette?) the allison transmission-made fresh daily Suffer to Sing the Blues David Bromberg You Cannot Win If

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the allison transmission 12.02.19

black friday !?! cyber monday !?! bafflegab !!! we got nothing to sell …and what we got can’t be further discounted. delivered to your ears instantaneously. no signature required. the allison transmission-made fresh daily Cyberspace Kenny White Computer Age Neil Young Computer Games Mi-Sex Password Ben Folds & Nick Hornby Analog Man Joe Walsh

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