Author Archives: Rick Allison

the allison transmission 05.22.17

just checked to see if i played any of this years billboard selections…nope. still, happily, out of that loop. you know that thing called ‘off, off broadway’ …the transmission is sorta ‘off, off billboard’ the allison transmission-made fresh daily cygnusradio.com Earth, Wind and Ozzy-DJ Cummerbund – Whole Sex Lotta Machine [Run-DMC vs. Led Zeppelin vs.

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the loco archives 05.21.17

this sunday at noonish on cygnusradio.com’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 may 21st in the year 2000. you’ll hear: 50 feet tall…bigtoplow…occupant load…sunflower…seth adam band…the rivergods and the mocking birds… featuring the one

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the allison transmission 05.19.17

artisanal is surely an over-used word. applied to widgets and waffles and whatnot. but it’s a descriptive ,better than most, for what happens here . non corporate, individual ,tasty, non focus grouped ,hand-crafted nuggets of sonic goodness, spun daily by amateurs in the truest sense. lovers of music and certainly unpaid. old school, freeform radio.

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the allison transmission 05.17.17

boomer tunes…wayback whims…a bunch of new stuff, too. the allison transmission-made fresh daily cygnusradio.com Here Comes President Kill Again -XTC A Few Words In Defense of Our Country -Randy Newman Race To The Bottom -The Wyrd Brothers Mr. President Have Pity on the Working Man- Hard Working Americans New London Blues -Franklin Brothers Tin Foil

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the allison transmission 05.16.17

deep sonic excavations…tried and true classics…the new…the groovy…upstarts…orphans…frank critelli and schmutz. which is which? who knows better than you !?! the allison transmission-made fresh daily cygnusradio.com Bad Haircut -Delbert McClinton & Self-Made Men Pasties and a G-String (At the Two O’clock Club)- Tom Waits ‘Til The Money Runs Out -John Hammond, Jr. Show Biz Kids-

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