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Radio Training Course Enrolments Open Now

Ever considered a career in radio? Want to learn new skills? Are you passionate about something and just want to get it heard?  The 2RRR in house Radio Training Course is on again!  For all the course details and to

REAL WORLD GARDENER

Real World Gardener Celebrates 5 years on Air

Real World Gardener is celebrating 5 years on air at 2RRR, and 3 years across Australia on the Community Radio Network! On the next program, Wednesday the 24th September 5 – 6pm, Marianne tells you how to deal with fruit

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Addington Open Day This Weekend

Did you know that Australia’s oldest remaining settler’s cottage (pre-dating 1800) is right here in Ryde?  Best of all, you can step back in time this weekend at the Addington open day this Sunday the 21st of September. For more

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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

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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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THERE GOES THAT SONG AGAIN

There Goes That Song Again

Tuesday 23rd September2 – 4pm There Goes That Song Again In our “Three O’clock Special” this week, we pay tribute to Bob Crewe and George Hamilton IV, two artists popular in the 1950s and 60s who died recently.  

BIG BREAKFASTY TUESDAY

Big Breakfast Tuesday

Tuesday 23rd September6 – 9am Big BreakfastTune in at 7:30am to hear Lia’s interview withAnthony Callea of Australian Idol fame!

MIDDAY JAZZ MONDAY

Midday Jazz Monday

Monday 22nd SeptemberMidday – 2pm Midday JazzMidday Jazz on Monday 22 September will feature items from the lengthy career of jazz violinist Joe Venuti—from the 1920′s to the 1970′s, interspersed with vocal tracks fromMildred Bailey with whom Joe would have worked often

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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

DELTA-RIGGS

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