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2RRR Open Day Sunday 31st August!

EVER WANTED TO KNOW ABOUT THE INNER-WORKINGS OF A RADIO STATION? COME ALONG TO THE 2RRR 88.5FM OPEN DAY! 2RRR are holding an Open Day on Sunday 31st August from 11.00 am to 3.00 pm. It’s all happening here at the

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National Op Shop Week Starts This Weekend!

The 2014 National Op Shop Week will be held across Australia between Sunday 24 and Sunday 31 August 2014. The week seeks to raise awareness of the important role of charity op shops in our community and boost donations of

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International Songwriting Competition Announces 2014 Judges

2RRR industry partner, The International Songwriting Competition (ISC) have announced its judging panel for the 2014 competition which is now accepting entries. This year, ISC has expanded on the participation of music industry executives, offering the opportunity for artists to have their music

Album of the Week

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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 and

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Bon Chat Bon Rat – Burning Palms EP

An expansive, atmospheric exploration of organic and electronic sounds, reaching for and successfully creating an Australian feel while sounding all the more other worldly, ‘Burning Palms’ comes four years after Bon Chat Bon Rat’s eponymous debut. Independently recorded, produced and

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Blues Album of the Week: Ronnie Earl & The Broadcasters “Good News”

Ronnie Earl, along with The Broadcasters his band of over 25 years, presents his latest release “Good News“ a mostly instrumental album of spellbinding intensity and deep soul that will satisfy his growing legion of fans who await each and every new release, his

Featured Programs

RUCKUS

The Ruckus

Saturday 23rd August 4-5pm The Ruckus Hi all, Patrick here. I’ve been wracked with fever lately so the ship has been sailing a little slower though over the next couple of weeks i will bring you some great tunes, travelling

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Planet Football

Saturday 23rd August 11pm-noon Planet Football Planet Football with the Lone Ranger, Saturdays 11-12 noon for the best news on the world game. Forget the rest we are the best.

POP HEADS HOUR OF POWER

Pop Heads Hour of Power

Tune in tomorrow to hear Pop Heads Hour of Power from 3-4pm every Friday afternoon.  Did you know that Pop Heads also have a great music trivia app that you can download for your iPhone?  For more info check out

Reviews

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Bon Chat Bon Rat – Burning Palms EP

An expansive, atmospheric exploration of organic and electronic sounds, reaching for and successfully creating an Australian feel while sounding all the more other worldly, ‘Burning Palms’ comes four years after Bon Chat Bon Rat’s eponymous debut. Independently recorded, produced and

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The Records Flawed – The Delta Riggs

This is the follow up of Delta Riggs’ much loved first single Supersonic Casualties taken from their forthcoming sophomore album Dipz Zebazios (due this September). The Records Flawed is a spiraling power brit-pop romp – combining the old Delta Riggs pomp and

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Transformers – Age of Extinction

The fourth instalment in the transformers series reboots the franchise with a new lead and story arc, but in Michael Bay fashion comes complete with explosions – bridges, buildings, cars and astoundingly timber barn doors.             Don’t expect Citizen Kane with