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SYDNEY KANNADA VANI

Voices of Oz Indians now Sydney Kannada Vani

2RRR and presenter Raj Natarajan are excited to announce some big changes to the Voices of Oz Indians program.  As of Saturday 1st November, Voices of Oz Indians will now be Sydney Kannada Vani, A Kannada language program Raj Natarajan

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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,

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

RUCKUS

The Ruckus

Saturday 1st November 4 – 5pm The Ruckus The ruckus – bringing some great folk and funk over the next two weeks as well as some gypsy jazz and balkan melodies. Also next week album review for C.W. Stonekings new

MIDDAY JAZZ MONDAY

Midday Jazz

Monday 10th November 12 – 2pm Midday Jazz On Midday Jazz, Monday 10 November, Neil Macbeth pays tribute to the work of composer Hoagy Carmichael. The program also features pianist, Joe Bushkin and Muggsy Spanier’s great Ragtime Band of 1939.

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,

Reviews

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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