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the Allison Transmission w/Frank Critelli 12.29.23

some assembly required it’s the usual unusual I strive for…each day special in that it happens each day , not that the content is particularly special. today is different. let me count the ways: frank’s here and it’s not wednesday (ah, bagels)his last visit this year we’ll chat with chip mccabe about his musical year

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60 Years On… 12-28-23 hr.1

“60 Years On…” 12-28-23 playlist Hr.1 Top 10 LPs of 2023 10: Jenny Lewis – Joy’All 9: Joe Jackson – Presents Max Champion in “What A Racket!” 8: Graham Parker – Last Chance To Learn The Twist 7: Ben Folds – What Matters Most 6: Vesper Sparrow – What The Birds Say

60 Years On… 12-28-23 hr.2

“60 Years On…” 12-28-23 playlist Hr.2 Top 10 LPs of 2023 5: The Heavy Heavy – Life And Life Only 4: Pretenders – Relentless 3: Oberon Rose – Purple, Blue & Crimson 2: Johnny Mainstream – Come Back East 1: Ian Hunter – Defiance Part 1

the loco archives 12.24.23

this sunday (12.24) at noonish on’s loco archives show, two great shows from the more than 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 December 24th 2006 you’ll hear. Mill valley taters…big bad johns…gravel

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the Allison Transmission 12.28.23

one of those , well, if everyone jumped off a cliff, I suppose you would too, deals. along with a bulging wayback package , (it’s just glad to see ya) and reale-ity radio, it’s the year in records that I thought were pretty cool. mayhaps you heard ’em the first time I played ’em…they’re even

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