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Capital Radio, 1-30-23: Tom Verlaine, RIP

The death on Saturday of the endlessly inventive guitarist and rocker Tom Verlaine at 73 meant we spent an hour going through his work in his band Television, live and in the studio, along with work he did with Patti Smith, Luna and an all-star band for a Dylan bio pick.  A second major loss

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the Allison Transmission w/frank critelli 01.29.23

a quirky week ahead awaits. monday frank is here. we’ll talk about the tour. tuesday , we get to the guts (wayback and such) starting at 9am . then it’s 2 hours of trapper Dave . wednesday seems normal from here (although another episode of UBADJ will air). then thursday begins at 8 and ends

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Deranged Radio 1/27/23

Evan Johns & the H-Bombs/The Tail Gators/The Jayhawks/Why Not Satellite/Dan Baird & Homemade Sin/Forrest Harlow & His Band/The Slambovian Circus of Dreams/Trailer Bride/16 Horsepower/Tarantella/The Decemberists/Jim Carpenter & Southern Fiction/Chris Spedding/John Hiatt/The Manchurians/Rockpile/Vince Thompson/Churchwood/Ian Hunter/Mickey Leigh’s Mutated Music/The Outlets/The Windbreakers/The Reducers/X/The Wyrd Brothers/Lou Reed/The Dream Syndicate/The Psychedelic Furs/Robyn Hitchcock & the Egyptians/The Smithereens/Visage/Johnny Marr/David Bowie/The Godfathers/The

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the loco archives 01.29.23

this sunday (01.29) at noonish on cygnusradio.com’s loco archives show, two great shows from the more than 34 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 January 22nd 2006 you’ll hear:the limit…living trust..kilroy..the breakfast…pencilgrass…the mambo sons…and the

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Random Rock Records January 28, 2023

Wynder K. Frog, Howl In Wolf’s Clothing Gordon Lightfoot, Early Mornin’ Rain The Everly Brothers, Gone Gone Gone Wings, Spin It On Blues Magoos, Pipe Dream The British North American Act, Only A Dream Dustbowl Clementine, Flag Song Faine Jade, People Games Play Colin Blunstone, Say You Don’t Mind Denny Guy, Hypersensitive Jester Shoes, Un

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Live From The Underground Basement

Tuesdays 3pm etHost: Eddie Wazoo Live From The Underground Basement With Eddie Wazoo! (Because it’s a basement and its underground.) I started my radio life at WPKN in 1970, and pretty much gave it up after WPLR in 1981…but the bug still persists! Rock? Jazz? Country? Etc.? Sure! Every week I’ll endeavor to provide a meticulously

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Rich’s Mixed Tape January 27th 2023

Henry Mancini The Pink Panther Theme Cy Coleman Playboy’s Theme Hugh Masekela   Grazing In The Grass (1968) Tower of Power The Skunk, the Goose, and the Fly Sammy Davis Jr Vehicle The Police Canary In a Coalmine Seals & Crofts DIAMOND GIRL Rhinestones What A Womderful Thing We Had Jasper Wrath You The Beach Boys

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