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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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“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.  

Ticket Giveaways is constantly getting tickets to giveaway, from promoters, venues, and even artists. Whenever we are giving tickets away, we will post them on our TICKET GIVEAWAYS page. Bookmark that page/link, and stop by often. You never know what great area shows we’ll be giving away tickets for next…

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Here’s just a few reasons why becoming a Cygnus Radio Sponsor makes sense: Cygnus Radio has thousands of listeners per day. Most of our listeners are internet savvy, and listen to us on desktops, laptops, and mobile devices. Our listeners are very loyal to Cygnus Radio, and tend to refer us to their friends. Our

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the allison transmission 01.22.20

it’s the end of a short week…the beginning of a long weekend.. the wayback machine has a nugget or two…there’s a gig or two to flog and then it’s time to go all in. the allison transmission-made fresh daily Everydays Yes Everyday Is A Winding Road Sheryl Crow Every Day Is A Miracle David

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On The Fly

Striking a balance of old and new, well attempting anyway!

the allison transmission 01.21.20 w/frank/vic/rick & justin

crowded little crows nest today…frank’s here ,of course, because … tuesday. and vic and rick from horizon studios and neurotronix records respectively are here to record thelocalbandshow and then hang for some transmission, too. you’ll hear things the like of which you’ve never heard. the allison transmission-made fresh daily All My Best Fancy There

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the allison transmission 01.20.20

gonna be a short week…good week though…tomorrow, vic and rick from horizon studio share a bunch of stuff they’ve been working on with frank and me (and you)…today, we start with martin and david olney and work our way through the wayback and wednesday …who knows…at least a few gamblin’ tunes, i’ll bet. the allison

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the loco archives 01.19.20

today at noonish on’s loco archives show, two great shows from the 32 plus 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 19th 2003 . you’ll hear : Joe flood…rafter bats…james velvet…paranoise…and fro part 2 aired

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Risleydale’s Roots, Rock, Radio January 19, 2020

Society Squad, No No No Al Campbell, Bad Boy Junior Delgado, I’ve Got A Feeling Ja Man All Stars, Cup & Saucer Edi Fitzroy, African Religion Mikey Dread, Money Dread Hugh Mundell, Let’s All Unite Roots, Mash Down Natty, All For One One For All Johnny Clarke, Blood Dunza King Tubby & THe Aggrovators, Dub

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Deranged Radio 1/17/20

Evan Johns & the H-Bombs/The Jayhawks/Vince Thompson/Son Volt/The Rivergods/The Highwaymen/Lucinda Williams/Dogbite/Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit/Neko Case/The CarLeans/Ben de la Cour/Graham Parker & the Rumour/Ian Hunter & the Rant Band/The Neighborhoods/The Neats/True Believers/The Smithereens/Dave Hogan/The Slickee Boys/Wild Seeds/The Mooney Suzuki/The Vaccines/Little Barrie/Liam Gallagher/The Beths/Cheap Trick/Rockbottom/Nick Lowe/Roger C. Reale & Rue Morgue/Chris Spedding/Squeeze/Midge Ure/Chuck Prophet/B-52’s/Dust Hat/The

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