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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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“SPECIAL” The Saturday Afternoon Song Swap

Saturday 4/2/16 3:00pm et Saturday 4/9/16 10:30am et Deena Shoshkes & Rebecca Turner host The Saturday Afternoon Song Swap A monthly gathering of NYC area songwriters in Millburn, NJ. Aired at various times on Cygnus Radio (and assorted others)… More episodes to air, as we get them – stay tuned!

Stream of Consciousness Review: The Record Company

The Record Company – Give It Back To You  Stream of Consciousness Review by Frank Critelli. Yes.This is exactly what I need to hear: self-help for badasses. Riffy acoustic country blues. Heavy front porch music. Great bass player. Appropriately sloppy – loosely in the groove. “It feels so good doin’ what you want when you know you shouldn’t.”

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The Sunday Buzz at Cafe` 9 and Cafe` 9 present: The Sunday Buzz – a series of rock ‘n roll matinee shows at Cafe` 9. 3-6pm every Sunday – come share a buzz with us. March Schedule: Sun. Mar. 6th – Sarah Borges Band w/Eric Ambel Sun. Mar. 13th – Parade Day Party w/The Jovial Crew Sun. Mar. 20th –

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Wingnut’s Psychedelic Bubblegum Shop

Wingnut’s Psychedelic Bubblegum Shop Saturdays 11:00am et Re-Broadcast Tuesdays 8:00pm et Host: Ronald Webb I’m bringing you that sticky sweet, guitar fuzz from all those years ago. Step inside to hear the retro classics, the one hit wonders, the b-sides, LP cuts, garage, glam, funk, rocked up along with some Saturday morning TV themes dashed with

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The Metal Dad

Thursdays 7:00pm et Re-Broadcast Fridays 2:00pm et w/ Chip McCabe Lover of Heavy Metal and his children (not necessarily in that order). Chip’s been a metalhead for almost 30 years, and a parent for over 15. He has stories to share about both and then some. One part parenting, one part music, welcome to The

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My Week That Was DJ: G.Gone’s Top 10 Albums of 2015 Last year, after many idle years, I resurrected my Top 10 list. With that, I lamented the shift in music distribution – the way music reaches our ears nowadays – and the overwhelming amount of music vs. the time to actually listen. I personally

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Jose Oyola – On The Sofa w/ Frank Critelli

I found Jose Oyola (of Jose Oyola and The Astronauts) to be friendly and pleasant in every regard. I like his record, and I had a great experience at the Hologram CD Release Show at College Street Music Hall. Directly after this interview, Jose scooted off to another meeting, and I had Mexican food with

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Mercy Choir Interview

I joined with the hope of starting an interview program similar to Inside The Actor’s Studio, only on the radio instead of the television. And I had planned to have Paul Belbusti of Mercy Choir as my first guest. I’ve known Paul for years, and I’ve always both enjoyed and/or respected his work. It took a good long while, but I

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Henry Rollins

Talking with Henry Rollins was an interesting experience from start to finish. I’d always admired his work and his outspoken crazy wisdom (I’ve even used several of his videos from The Big Think in my senior English class as inspiration during the week before graduation), and it was July when I saw on Facebook that

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Interview with Henry Rollins

  On July 23, Frank Critelli of conducted a 42-minute telephone interview with Henry Rollins (2.13.61). The conversation was recorded on location at The Coffeehouse Recording Studio, engineered by Michael Arafeh. The Mark Twain House hosted Henry Rollins in a spoken word performance on September 15. Visit for more information.