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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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New York Groove

Coming Soon! New York Groove Mondays 3:30 pm et Howard Brian Welcome to New York Groove. We will start, with some appetizing, new and emerging New York Bands. The main course will include well known Empire State Bands, that have been marinating in our savory Cygnus sauce. For dessert, we will be serving delicious favorites,

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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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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 09.25.17

the first transmission of autumn…so that’ll hang us up…the wayback machine breaks down the day…and there will be anthems you needn’t stand for..capped off with thelocalbandsshow the allison transmission-made fresh daily   Autumn -Edgar Winter & The Edgar Winter Group Autumn Song- Van Morrison Forever Autumn -Justin Hayward God Bless America- Charles Bradley Change

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the loco archives 09.24.17

this sunday (09.24) at noonish on’s loco archives show, two great shows from the near 30 year history of thelocalbandsshow as aired on wplr…original commercials, concert calendar and hosts intact. part one aired october 15th in the year 2000. you’ll hear: mr. gray…eclectic nobody…solin…bill wilson…glory box…and leaf jumpers featuring the one and only james

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The Word According to KP

9/24/17   I was Born – Natalie Merchant Happy Birthday – Altered Images Afterbirth – Karen Ponzio Kids in America – Kim Wilde Don’t You Want Me – Human League Woman of Wonder – Karen Ponzio I Know What Boys Like – Waitresses I Want Candy – Bow Wow Wow Ode to My Body –

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Happy first day of Fall 2017!  We are going to take the beginning of the show and do it rough, then we’ll do the end nice and easy!  Hour one is on the top bar, hour two below.  Thanks for listening! Earth Wind & Fire Africano/Power Lighthouse One Fine Morning Chase Get It On Ides

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The Metal Dad – 9/21/17

  Iron Maiden – Purgatory Satyricon – Deep calleth upon Deep Judas Priest – Living After Midnight Rainbow – Man On The Silver Mountain Exhumed – Defenders Of The Grave In Solitude – Serpents Are Rising The Misfits – I Turned Into A Martian The Misfits – Die, Die My Darling Black Mare – Coral

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the allison transmission 09.22.17

old business…old ghosts…summer’s last gasp …autumn in the wings…another weekend full of musical delights…the wayback machine..i mean, how much can one show contain? there’ll be music , too. the allison transmission   Summertime- John Coltrane Summertime (When I’m With You) -The Mavericks In the Summertime -Mungo Jerry Summertime Blues- Eddie Cochran Always On.

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the allison transmission 09.21.17

old school, freeform radio. always on. everywhere. the allison transmission-made fresh daily   New Year’s Prayer -Jeff Buckley Summer Seems So Low- Ebin-Rose Trio The Hissing Of The Summer Lawns -Joni Mitchell Summer’s Almost Over- Loudon Wainwright lll Summer’s Almost Over -Cheryl Wheeler The End of the Summer- Dar Williams Summer Touch -The Lonesome

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NEW YORK GROOVE – 09.18.2017

This week on New York Groove we salute the Women Who Rock! Rock on!! Jocelyn & Chris Arndt – Hollow High Waisted – Trust American Pinup – Creeper American Pinup – Souls Megaweapon – Behind Glass Walls 10,000 Maniacs – Don’t Talk Anthony D’Amato – Golden Gloves Eric Hutchinson – Best Days Marcy Playground –

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the allison transmission 09.20.17

is transmission delayed, transmission denied? discuss. by the time you’ve answered that question for yourselves, i should be popping the cork on another episode .the (slightly delayed allison transmission-made fresh daily what was that slogan we decided on? everywhere , all the time !?! Stoned pt. 1- Lewis Taylor Burning Of The Midnight Lamp

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