Author Archives: Rick Allison

the loco archives 08.27

this sunday (08.27) at noonish on’s loco archives show, two great shows from the 34 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 august 27 th 2006 You’ll hear :big fat combo…welcome…off the bridge…echoing august…frank

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the Allison transmission w/FRANK CRITELLI 08.23.23

somewhere where notes aren’t exactly notes…that nuanced thing called the quarter tone…somewhere near the beat but not quite ,an off beat thing called syncopation…simultaneous improvisation …vamping…tradin’ eights…that’s frank and me…it’s jazz , really. the allison transmission-made fresh daily Stolen Moments (You Belong to Her) Carmen McRae & Betty Carter Stolen Moments Lucinda Williams Stolen

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