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Volunteers Wanted for the Granny Smith Festival

The City of Ryde Events Team is looking for people to join our team of volunteers to help at this year’s Granny Smith Festival on Saturday 18 October at Eastwood. The Granny Smith Festival is Sydney’s biggest and most colourful community

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National Australian Blues Music Day Special Broadcast

The music of the Blues, whilst originating in the South of the USA, has long ago taken root in Australia. Supported, with equal levels of passion and commitment, by fans, musicians and the general public. However, Blues Music in Australia

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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

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

COSMIC COWBOY CAFE

Cosmic Cowboy Cafe

Friday 29th August 7 – 9pm Cosmic Cowboy Cafe ……..Tom The Teacher (ret.) joins Eddie White this week for a review  of  what’s been happening in Texan country music so far this year. Tom won’t be discussing Manly’s  loss to Parramatta

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

POP HEADS HOUR OF POWER

Pop Heads Hour of Power

Friday 29th August 3-4pm Pop Heads Hour of Power The Best of the Vinyl Years Thursday @ 5pm on FM99.3 and heard across Australia on the Community Radio Network - THIS WEEK – Number #1 Aussie Bands of the 1980s!

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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

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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