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

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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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“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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Wrong Side of the Tracks – 02/18/20 Dana Gillespie – Happy Birthday Blues Robert Johnson – Ramblin’ On My Mind Johnny Shines – Ramblin’ Blues Lucinda Williams – Nothing In Rambling The Bob Seger System – Ramblin’ Gamblin’ Man Mambo Sons – The Only Woman Tiny Ocean – Good Man Jeff Przech – Four Letter Words Nathaniel Hintz – Goodbye for

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the allison transmission w/trapper dave calabrese 02.19.20

it’s a WPLR: the early days bonanza …live and archived today on from 9 to 10 am Doc Rock is ‘on the fly’ followed at 10am by Trapper Dave Calabrese on the Allison Transmission. Movin’ On Down The Highway Teegarden & VanWinkle with Bru She Said, “Drive On, Driver” Danny O’Keefe Six Days On

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the allison transmission w/ frank critelli 02.18.20

you ask , “what’s the point?” , you ask, ‘what does that look like to you?” you ask, ‘what was radio like in the stone age?” you ask, ‘what does this day have that makes it special?” frank and i may just have the answers. or not. the allison transmission-made fresh daily Me and

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the allison transmission 02.17.20

(due to circumstances beyond my comprehension, this transmission comes to you in two pieces) once again the icy hand of the program director from the great beyond has delivered a playlist to start the transmission …but then the wonders of the cosmos reveal themselves to save the poor little old school freeform vanity project from

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Goldmine Radio Hour – Jan. ’20

A Taste of Honey – Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass Desperado – Linda Ronstadt Victoria – The Kinks I Want You Back Again – The Zombies Long Cool Woman (In A Black Dress) – The Hollies Crimson & Clover – Tommy James & The Shondells Searching – The Omens You’re Gonna Miss Me –

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the loco archives 02.16.20

today (02.16) at noonish on’s loco archives show, two great shows from the 32 plus year history of thelocalbandsshow as aired on wplr…original commercials, concert calendar and your hosts the one and only james velvet and rick allison part one aired February 16th 2003 . you’ll hear : seaborne…100 faces…jon Rodgers…bourgeois heroes…ryan hart & the

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Deranged Radio 2/14/20

Evan Johns & the H-Bombs/Chris Spedding/Dave Hogan/Churchwood/Deadstring Brothers/John Hiatt/Brian Larney/The Decemberists/The Webb Brothers/Amy Rigby/John Cale/Adrian Belew/The Replacements/The Outlets/Hamell On Trial/The Gun Club/Alejandro Escovedo/The Dream Syndicate/The Bottle Rockets/Girls Guns and Glory/Cory Branan/Dan Baird & Homemade Sin/The Rivergods/Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers/Jason & the Scorchers/The Meadows Brothers Band/Drive-By Truckers/The Black Keys/Nada Surf/Guided By Voices/Social Distortion/Dagwood/Avengers/The Cramps/Gang of

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