Cygnus is Old-School, Free-Form Radio.

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Cygnus Radio On Demand

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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The Word According to KP

8/13/17   It’s Hard to Be a Saint in the City – David Bowie Thunder Road – Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band Prove it All Night – Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band Atlantic City – The Hold Steady The Ghost of Tom Joad – Rage Against the Machine *selections from Born

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the loco archives 08.13.17

this sunday (08.13 ) 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 september 3rd in the year 2000. you’ll hear:groove fiction sex ceremony…mollycoddle…psychedelic breakfast…mocking birds…mighty purple…and gargantua soul featuring the one and

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The Metal Dad – 8/10/17

  Iron Maiden – The Clairvoyant Cirith Ungol – Cirith Ungol 3 Inches of Blood – Destroy The Orcs Running Wild – Mordor Summoning – Through the Forest of Dol Guldur Blind Guardian – By the Gates of Moria Pilgrim – Adventuer Morgoth – Pits Of Utumno Gorgoroth – A World To Win Ephel Duath

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the allison transmission 08.11.17

i’ll say this…it’s a jam packed show…huge…the likes of which the world has never heard (cuz i’m just making it up on the fly) the voice of the musical multiverse…old, new, wayback inspired, gig inspired… the allison transmission-made fresh daily cygnusradio.com   Political Science -Randy Newman For the Love of Money -The O’Jays Pride Of

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the allison transmission 08.10.17

artisinal 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 (placebo effect)08.09.17

alright…no live transmission today. however , a brief tribute to glen campbell and wayback related stuff (it’s frank zappa day [in baltimore]THIS TURNS OUT TO BE NOT THE CASE..but rockets can’t stop us) is available at cygnusradio.com …a maintenance dose, as it were. the allison transmission-made fresh daily (mostly) cygnusradio.com   Classical Gas (Live)- Glen

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The Backroom 8.08.17

It’s time to get down, bump out, and stretch out with funk & soul in The Backroom. Here’s what’s what: Get Down on the Funk — Nils Landgren Funk Unit with Ray Parker Jr. Funk — T.M. Stevens Skippybal — de Fonk Funk — Cheap Fakes Better Things — Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings Livin’

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the allison transmission 08.08.17

not a blog. there’s music. not a playlist. there’s talking. it’s a guided musical meditation from one guy’s point of view. but, it sounds like radio (cuz that’s all the guy can do) and …it’s live. frank is here, y’hear……the wayback machine and sundry sounds are included at no additional charge to you the ticket

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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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