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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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My Week That Was 02-23-17 hr.1

“My Week That Was” 02-23-17 playlist Hr.1 Santana – Fillmore East Laini and the Wildfire – Higher Laini and the Wildfire – To Have a Home Kriss Santala – The Other Side The Who Whos – Boy In The Hallway Jellyshirts – Dear Satan Jellyshirts – Don’t Stop Me Now Thievery Corporation (feat. Zee) –

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My Week That Was 02-23-17 hr.2

“My Week That Was” 02-23-17 playlist Hr.2 No Line North – Butterflies No Line North – Under the Sun The Sawtelles – Private Life The Proud Flesh – Fanfare for the Pathetic Loser The Big Fat Combo – Rockabilly Band The Big Fat Combo – The Lady Killer Depeche Mode – Where’s the Revolution The

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Franorama 2.0 2/23/17

  PART 1: American Beat ’84 – The Fleshtones; Know Your Rights – The Clash; Transgender Dysphoria Blues – Against Me!; Fun – Blondie; Band Girlfriend – Sarah Borges; North Side Gal – JD McPherson; On the Rocks – Bash & Pop; Bobby Fuller Died for Your Sins – Chuck Prophet; Time Won’t Let Me

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the allison transmission 02.23.17

..there’s a pinch of the Sisyphean doing this thing everyday… so why do it? cuz, i gotta! i’m that guy two stalls down from the guy shoeing horses , right next to the print shop, handcrafting segues in the olde style. the allison transmission made fresh daily Refried Funky Chicken- Dixie Dregs King Kong

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the allison transmission 02.22.17

the show starts around   00:01:08 so far no musical passings to note (not that i’m encouraging them) . it just means i have to figure out how to start without the assistance of the ghastly PD. i’ll figure something out. live from the QIB* crows nest studio the allison transmission…made fresh daily (*

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The Backroom 2.21.17

Peruse the musical menu in The Backroom, featuring funky hot grits, Memphis soul stew, southern fried chicken and cabbage (but she calls them turnip greens).  Just don’t take a picture of your food, or you’ll have to answer to Leo Pik.  A peek inside the cash draw and tributes to Junie Morrison and Clyde Stubblefield.

the loco archives 02.19.17

noonish on sunday on … another trip back into the near 30 year archives of thelocalbandsshow. as originally aired on wplr february 20th in the year 2000…original commercials, concert calendar and hosts intact. part one of this week’s episode includes: big fat combo…blanc faces…doug allen…the providers…the limit…holy smoke…and water bacon the second episode of our our

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the allison transmission 02.21.17

on a program that famously eschews direction, it’s getting tedious that the icy hand of death gets to be music director…but , what ya gonna do…we say goodbye to a genius guitar player to start the show. the wayback machine and other wonderful noises will also be featured. and frank is here. can i get

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the allison transmission 02.20.17

days like these…ya got to give the drummer some…we lost two good ‘uns over the weekend…so that’s where we start…on the one! also the usual unusual…the wayback machine…and we celebrate a president who it was said , could not to tell a lie. and another who suggested all men were created equal…how quaint. the allison

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