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Franorama 2.0 12/1/22

The first of Franorama 2.0’s traditional non-traditional holiday shows of the season. We got the egg nog if you got the whiskey.

the Allison transmission 12.01.22

on a program that famously eschews direction, it’s getting tedious that the icy hand of death gets to be music director so frequently …but , what ya gonna do. we say goodbye to an actor in one of rock’s on-going soap operas and one hell of a singer…some christine you know and, with luck, some

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the Allison transmission w/frank critelli 11.30.22

Sturm und drang…ick und poo…rock und roll…dramedy und fact™…frank und rick…the merry pageant of life itself. free ! the allison transmission-made fresh daily Rewrite Paul Simon Start All Over Again J Geils Band Can’t Start Over Again Dion Don’t Dream It’s Over It’s All Over Now, Baby Blue Them The Shape I’m In The

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On The Fly

Up From The Skies,Jimi Hendrix All I Wanna Do, Sheryl Crow Rocket 88, Jackie Brensten Blue Suede Shoes, Carl Perkins Rock & Roll Stew, Traffic Rocket In My Pocket, Little Feat Back On The Streets Again, Tower of Power Sing A Simple Song, Sly & the Family Stone Use Me, Bill Withers Holly, Nick Waterhouse

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the Allison transmission nuts & bolts 11.29.22

the wayback machine and stuff™ as prelude to Marcia’s visit. the Allison transmission-made fresh daily The Internet, Whatever That Is Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers American Girl (Live at the Fillmore) Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers Louie Louie (Live at the Fillmore) Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers Radio Sweetheart Elvis Costello wayback 11.29 I’m Good

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the Allison transmission w/ Marcia Simon 11.29.22

in NYC it was the nightbird…it was dusty street in LA…’round here it was marcia simon. marcia brings a bunch of her favorite tunes to the allison transmission tuesday at 10 am. we’ll talk about old times and what she’s up to these days. Walk Away James Gang Stop Your Sobbing The Pretenders Ramblin’

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Capital Radio, 11-28: Good Night, Irene

We recall the music of Irene Cara, Louise Tobin and Wilko Johnson after reports of their deaths last week.  But we also celebrate the birthdays of Bruce Channel (82), Berry Gordy Jr. (93) and especially Randy Newman (79), from whom we hear a handful of his recordings as well as a generous selection of his

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the Allison transmission 11.28.22

wilde said  “Punctuality is the thief of time”  no larceny here, then. today we’ll get rolling sometime after 10. when? depends! most likely a little after . and tomorrow, to make room for marcia simon’s visit ,things get started at 9am. such sloppy handling of the time/space continuum is no way to build an audience.

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the loco archives 11.27.22

this sunday (11.27) 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 November 27th 2005 you’ll hear: swim deeper…pencilgrass…black lab project…solin…bus 13…and ken

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