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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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Stream of Consciousness Review: Emitt Rhodes

Stream of Consciousness Review by Frank Critelli Emitt Rhodes – Rainbow Ends   Being an abused husband can be toe-tapping and melodic. Clean. Well-recorded. All the right notes (for better or worse). Actually, Emitt is fairly badass for an old softy. Shit – now I actually feel sorta sorry that this swell fella had to

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Stream of Consciousness Review: Belle of the Fall

Stream of Consciousness Review by Frank Critelli Belle of the Fall – Earthbound   Beautifully recorded. Lovely vocals. Simple but effective instrumentation. Persistently understated. A playful slow-dance. “They’ll” probably play the fun tracks on the radio. And although they are a welcome distraction, those tracks aren’t necessarily characteristic or representative of Belle of the Fall.

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“SPECIAL” The Saturday Afternoon Song Swap

Saturday 4/2/16 3:00pm et Saturday 4/9/16 10:30am et Deena Shoshkes & Rebecca Turner host The Saturday Afternoon Song Swap A monthly gathering of NYC area songwriters in Millburn, NJ. Aired at various times on Cygnus Radio (and assorted others)… More episodes to air, as we get them – stay tuned!

Stream of Consciousness Review: The Record Company

The Record Company – Give It Back To You  Stream of Consciousness Review by Frank Critelli. Yes.This is exactly what I need to hear: self-help for badasses. Riffy acoustic country blues. Heavy front porch music. Great bass player. Appropriately sloppy – loosely in the groove. “It feels so good doin’ what you want when you know you shouldn’t.”

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The Sunday Buzz at Cafe` 9

CygnusRadio.com and Cafe` 9 present: The Sunday Buzz – a series of rock ‘n roll matinee shows at Cafe` 9. 3-6pm every Sunday – come share a buzz with us. March Schedule: Sun. Mar. 6th – Sarah Borges Band w/Eric Ambel Sun. Mar. 13th – Parade Day Party w/The Jovial Crew Sun. Mar. 20th –

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Wingnut’s Psychedelic Bubblegum Shop

STARTING SATURDAY 1/23/16!!! Saturdays 11:00am et I’m bringing you that sticky sweet, guitar fuzz from all those years ago. Step inside to hear the retro classics, the one hit wonders, the b-sides, LP cuts, garage, glam, funk, rocked up along with some Saturday morning TV themes dashed with some movie soundtrack trailers. Contact Wingnut

The Metal Dad

Thursdays 7:00pm et Fridays 2:00pm et w/ Chip McCabe Lover of Heavy Metal and his children (not necessarily in that order). Chip’s been a metalhead for almost 30 years, and a parent for over 15. He has stories to share about both and then some. One part parenting, one part music, welcome to The Metal

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MY WEEK THAT WAS “TOP 10 ALBUMS OF 2015”

My Week That Was DJ: G.Gone’s Top 10 Albums of 2015 Last year, after many idle years, I resurrected my Top 10 list. With that, I lamented the shift in music distribution – the way music reaches our ears nowadays – and the overwhelming amount of music vs. the time to actually listen. I personally

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Jose Oyola – On The Sofa w/ Frank Critelli

I found Jose Oyola (of Jose Oyola and The Astronauts) to be friendly and pleasant in every regard. I like his record, and I had a great experience at the Hologram CD Release Show at College Street Music Hall. Directly after this interview, Jose scooted off to another meeting, and I had Mexican food with

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Mercy Choir Interview

I joined CygnusRadio.com with the hope of starting an interview program similar to Inside The Actor’s Studio, only on the radio instead of the television. And I had planned to have Paul Belbusti of Mercy Choir as my first guest. I’ve known Paul for years, and I’ve always both enjoyed and/or respected his work. It took a good long while, but I

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