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the Allison transmission w/Frank Critelli 02.28.24

to misquote Steinbeck “DJs are a little below clowns and a little above trained seals.“ listen as Frank and I spin the balls and honk the horns . a balancing act that could crash to the ground at any moment. For our own entertainment (and yours, too, if you’re easily amused )maestro , drumroll please the

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On The Fly Feb 28, 2024

Wrapping up Black History Month with some essentials Hummingbird, B B KingRiver Deep Mountain High, Tina TurnerBe My Baby, RonettesI Can’t Help Myself, Four TopsI Second That Emotion, Smokey RobinsonMercy Mercy Me ( the Ecology), Marvin GayeThird Stone From The Sun, Jimi HendrixWhen Dove’s Cry, PrinceI Never loved A Man, Aretha FranklinRespect, Otis ReddingBo Diddley,

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The Backroom 2.27.24

Toot, hoot, and an extra day to boot. Horn bands fill up The Backroom stage and then it’s a tribute to Flaco, the Eurasian Eagle Owl. One extra day in the week, month, and year — thanks to a leaping calendar clean-up.

the Allison Transmission 02.27.24

Simone Weil said: Attention is the rarest and purest form of generosity.” to the extent you ‘pay attention’ to the random musical noodlings and unpremeditated, slapdash babbling of the perpetrator of this freeform radio style vanity project ,I’m in awe of your generosity and in return aim to provide whimsy and surprise if nothing else.

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Capital Radio 2-26: Jumping Into Leap Year

This week’s Leap Day had us jumping for appropriate songs to play. There weren’t many, though Big Bill Broonzy’s tune talked of a time when outdated gender roles switched. There were leaps from Billy Bragg and the Boss but also Leapy Lee. There were more songs about jumping — from Louis Prima to Kris Kross. 

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Deranged Radio 2/23/24

Evan Johns & the H-Bombs/Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit/Jeff Burnham & the Insiders/Gary Louris/Timbuk 3/Wild Seeds/The Decemberists/The Slambovian Circus of Dreams/The Gutter Twins/Rivergods/John Hiatt/The Sadies/Dan Baird & Homemade Sin/The Bottle Rockets/Sarah Borges/The Tail Gators/Jim Carpenter & the Hoolios/Churchwood/Robyn Hitchcock/Oberon Rose/Black Rebel Motorcycle Club/The Cure/The Fall/Bush Tetras/The Chinese Stars/Des Demonas/Grand Passion/Little Barrie/The Barracudas/The Slickee Boys/Johnny

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Independent Corner February 24th, 2024

Broadcast date: February 24th, 2024 For the latest news and links to the 2024 Winter Top 20 Countdown Voting Polls. Go to the Independent Corner:

the Allison Transmission 02.26.24

What does it mean to live a finite fragile life in an infinite universe?… is not a question we’ll be tackling in today’s episode. nope , nothing that cosmic. more like what does it mean to welcome another monday. and not so much what does it mean but will a tune or two help. I

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