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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.  

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My Week That Was 11-16-17 hr.1

“My Week That Was” 11-16-17 playlist Hr.1 Bob Dylan – She Belongs to Me (Live ’66) Bob Dylan – Tell Me, Momma (Live ’66) Elton John – Sixty Years On* David Bowie – Wild Eyed Boy From Freecloud* Harry Nilsson – Without You* Carly Simon – Haven’t Got Time for the Pain* Ben Folds Five

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My Week That Was 11-16-17 hr.2

“My Week That Was” 11-16-17 playlist Hr.2 Bettie Serveert – Hands Off Amy Ray – Who Sold The Gun Brian Dolzani – When God Asks You Why Parkway South – World Gone Crazy Queen – Fight From the Inside Queen – Get Down, Make Love Queen – Sheer Heart Attack Elvis Costello & The Attractions

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the allison transmission 11.20.17

once again the icy hand of the program director from the great beyond has delivered a couple suggestions to start the transmission …but then the wonders of the cosmos reveal themselves to save the poor little old-school freeform vanity project from getting too bogged down in the mortal and elevate it to the timeless transcendence

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The Word According to KP

11/18/17 *selection from The Pale King by David Foster Wallace Wildflowers – Tom Petty *selection from Another Roadside Attraction by Tom Robbins Louisiana Rain – Tom Patty and the Heartbreakers *selection from American Pastoral by Philip Roth *selection from The Two Towers by J.R.R. Tolkien Sky Blue Sky – Wilco *selection from The Sound and

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the loco archives 11.19.17

this sunday (11.19) 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 your hosts the one and only james velvet and rick allison part one aired february 13th in the year 2000 .you’ll hear: electric logs…holy smoke…pornfunk…big fat

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The Metal Dad – 11/16/17

  Iron Maiden – Stranger In A Strange Land Myrkur – Elleskudt King Diamond – Welcome Home Danzig – Her Black Wings Emperor – Thus Spake The Nightspirit Brutal Truth – Dementia Borknagar – To Mount and Rove His Hero Is Gone – Like Weeds Friendship – Blue Berry The Sword – How Heavy This

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the allison transmission 11.17.17

on a program that famously eschews direction, friday’s selections are often predetermined by the busy muisical weekend ahead.. what ya gonna do…so it is today…the great thing is it’s damn musical (at least in my head) hear what happens when the needle hits the vinyl the wayback machine and other wonderful noises will also be

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the allison transmission 11.16.17

conceptual continuity goes right in the bin for this transmission. random tunes played for random reasons, or better yet no reason at all, is the order of the day. oh, the wayback machine will offer some focus, i suppose. never could get the hang of thursdays. the allison transmission-made fresh daily   Love Of

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The Music Cafe – November 15, 2017 Music Cafe is a show which mainly contains electronic music. This edition contains music from various artists. NOTE: On Novermber 22, 2017, there will be no edition of The Music Cafe, the next one is scheduled for November 29, 2017.