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The Backroom 5.21.24

A bunch of prog rock inspired by Renaissance performances across Connecticut in the 1970s.

the Allison Transmission 05.21.24

a little someting for the right side of your brain…a little something for the left side of your brain. rational thought for those who celebrate. random stimulation for the thrill seeker. connections, accidental and on purpose to amuse the mid century modern mind kicked to the curb by modern media. or… just an on-line freeform

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Deranged Radio 5/17/24

Evan Johns & the H-Bombs/Dan Baird/Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit/The CarLeans/John Hiatt/Mitch Webb & the Swindles/The Decemberists/The Rubinoos/The Krayolas/The Searchers/Javier Escovedo/King Mob/Matthew Sweet/Bob Mould/The Jayhawks/The Rivergods/Oasis/The Fall/Midge Ure/Robyn Hitchcock & the Venus 3/The Fauntleroys/Bauhaus/Black Rebel Motorcycle Club/The Screaming Tribesmen/Robin Lane & the Chartbusters/The Silks/The Dream Syndicate/Dead Boys/Big Black/Cheap Trick/The Replacements/Heap/Ian Hunter/Jes Farnsworth/Reale Wolfe/The Upper

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the Allison Transmission 05.20.24

OK…let’s give this a shot…we’re back…the transmission returns (one day at a time) wish I could say the time off would have rendered new revelations .but no, nothing more than the original raison d’etre posted 11 years ago: ‘you’d think after doing radio your entire ‘adult’ life, you’d run out of things to share. apparently

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Rich’s Mixed Tape May 17th 2024

I’m joined in the studio by my friend and music lover Michele Whelan. Michele gets to pick the songs and we discuss life, music and family. Average White Band Queen of My Soul Earth, Wind & Fire Let’s Groove The Beatles Michelle George Benson Give me The Night Rufus and Chaka Khan Ain’t Nobody Grover

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Franorama 2.0 5/16/24

For Cadavers, they looked and sounded pretty alive – both on their new EP, “Ruthless, Toothless + Rocking,” and Saturday the 11th at Best Video in Hamden. (Pic stolen from Tom Hearn)

60 Years On… 05-16-24 hr.1

“60 Years On…” 05-16-24 playlist Hr.1 3rd Thursday LIVE! The Doors – Five To One (Live ’68)The Doors – Mack The Knife/Alabama Song (Whiskey Bar)/Back Door Man (Live ’68)Elbow – Empires (Live ’19)Elbow – Magnificent (She Says)(Live ’19)Elbow – Grounds for Divorce (Live ’19)World Party – Message In The Box (Live ’93)World Party – Way

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60 Years On… 05-16-24 hr.2

“60 Years On…” 05-16-24 playlist Hr.2 3rd Thursday LIVE! The Doors – Light My Fire (Live ’68)Mudcrutch – The Wrong Thing to Do (Live ’08)Mudcrutch – Bootleg Flyer (Live ’08)Mudcrutch – High School Confidential (Live ’08)Talking Heads – Take Me To The River (Live ’77)Talking Heads – Stay Hungry (Live ’77)Talking Heads – Thank You

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