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Nominations Open: 2015 Hunters Hill Australia Day Awards

AWARDS CATERGORIES:  Citizen of the Year Young Citizen of the Year Sports Person of the Year Community Event of the Year Nominations close Monday 24 November Nomination Forms are available from Council web site here or Phone: 9879 9400

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Winners of Ryde Spring Garden Competition Announced

Winners of the 2014 City of Ryde Garden Competition were praised for their creativity, hard work and sustainable gardening practices at a Gala Event last Thursday (23rd October) at Eden Gardens, North Ryde. Announcing the awards for the annual competition,

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International Songwriting Competition Deadline Extended

The International Songwriting Competition (ISC) is now taking extended deadline submissions until November 4th. The ISC this year boasts a very impressive judging panel, with Tom Waits, Avicii, Wayne Shorter, American Authors, Sarah McLachlan and many more.  You can check

Album of the Week

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Blues Album of the Month: Joe Louis Walker – Hornet’s Nest

Ahead of his Australian Tour this month and into November, American singer/songwriter, guitarist and producer, Joe Louis Walker released earlier this year his latest album, Hornet’s Nest. Before joining Alligator Records in 2012, JLW had released 23 albums and toured

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Chris Harland Blues Band – “A Long Time Coming”

Chris Harland Blues Band - “A Long Time Coming” Hailing from Canberra ACT the Chris Harland Blues Band have released their long awaited new album, “A Long Time Coming”. Together with Chris Harland (Lead Vocals/Guitar) is Wayne Kelly (Keyboards), Paul

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Blues Album of the Week: Joe Bonamassa – Different Shades Of Blue

Joe Bonamassa – Different Shades Of Blue With twelve No.1 US Billboard Blues Albums (more than any other artist) Joe Bonamassa is set to release his first studio album in 2 years “Different Shades Of Blue” on September 23. The

Featured Programs

BIG BREAKFAST FRIDAY

Breakfast Mix

Friday 31st October 6 – 9am Big Breakfast Tune in on Friday for the last chance to get into the draw to get your hands on a Festival of the Sun double pass!

COSMIC COWBOY CAFE

Cosmic Cowboy Cafe

Friday 31st October 5 – 7pm Cosmic Cowboy Cafe We’ll be totally ignoring Halloween at The Cosmic Cowboy Cafe and instead there will a degustation of “radio” songs on the menu.  Songs like Border Radio, Midnight Radio, Small Town Radio,

POP HEADS HOUR OF POWER

Pop Heads Hour of Power

Friday 31st October 3 – 4pm Pop Heads Hour of Power POP HEADS HOUR OF POWER The Best of the Vinyl Years - THIS WEEK - Superstars of the Sizzling 70s!

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Yes Sir Boss “King in a Rocking Chair”

Imagine for a second; you’re in the air, trampoline below – the sun on your face. You land and up you go again. King In A Rocking Chair by Yes Sir Boss, an English ska band lifts you up with

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Sin City 2: A Dame To Kill For

Sin City 2: A Dame to Kill For Stylistically, Sin City 2 is keeps to the elegant formula of its predecessor, clean and simple monochrome subdues harsh violence though it is the splashes of colour which seem to have been

BRIAN'S 3 O'CLOCK SPECIAL

BRIAN CRABBE’S “THREE O’CLOCK SPECIAL” – THE FIFTIES FAIR

On Sunday, August 24th, Brian visited the “50s Fair” at the Rose Seidler House and grounds at Wahroonga. In his “Three O’Clock Special” on Tuesday 26th, he talked about the Fair and played appropriate songs from the 50s about the