Author Archives: Rick Allison

the loco archives 07.24.22

this sunday (07.24) at noonish on’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 July 24th 2005 you’ll hear: I…broken…seazons…the mcstatics…Sonoma front…g-spot tornado…and the bomb

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the Allison Transmission 07.19.22

what an antique concept…old school freeform radio….the hanging of other folks art in a daily gallery of notes…a curation …the conceit being that the dj thinks this thing benefits by being juxtaposed with this other thing. the collage of musical knowledge. hubris the Allison Transmission-made fresh daily Enter Sandman (from “Westworld: Season 4”) Ramin

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the Allison transmission 07.18.22

there are transmissions when the musical calendar grabs the transmission by the shoulders and attempts to bogart the whole show…we are perilously close today…it’s a ‘stuff released™ ‘bonanza and a bounty o’birthdays . i mean the show pretty much plays itself. i’ll bust in with something off topic, if i can. the allison transmission-made fresh

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