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Fantabulous Eighties Extravaganza Somethin’ Somethin’ Somethin’...

Josh Sturgill here, happily playing 80s tracks on a delightful Saturday. Tune in, if y'like. I won't mind at all. It'll be fun.

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Posted 8/30/14 at 2:01 pm by Josh Sturgill | 0 comments

Laughing Man

Live in-studio visit with Washington D.C.'s Laughing Man 

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Posted 8/30/14 at 10:55 am by Allan Coberly | 1 comments

Good morning good people!

Filling in for Dustin this Saturday!

 

 

Albert

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Posted 8/30/14 at 10:02 am by Albert Green | 0 comments

60’s gems from the UK on the British Breakfast!

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Posted 8/30/14 at 7:58 am by Gene | 0 comments

We Labor Not This Morning

Welcome to your weekend, the three day holiday weekend. Be at peace, and stay safe while you enjoy the official last weekend of the summer.

Pow-Wow News

Lackawanna Sky – 18th Annual Native American Indian Festival  This weekend, Aug 30 to Sept 1. Today 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Walk In Peace,

Tall Feathers

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Posted 8/30/14 at 4:58 am by Tall Feathers | 0 comments

August 30th, 2014

Happy Labor Day Weekend,

Tonight will be a holiday weekend jam-packed episode of local greatness on The Commonwealth of Notions! Enjoy!

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As Always, Thanks for Supporting All Things Local and Thanks for Listening!

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Posted 8/30/14 at 12:01 am by Shannon Cleary | 0 comments

WTF: Labor Day Weekend 2014

"What the Fontaine?!: You never know what you'll hear next on this fun mix of tunes from across the decades and musical genres."

Hey, it's Labor Day Weekend! And I've got tix to Fall Line Fest to give away (for next weekend's event). Lotsa vinyl, lotsa CDs. And no guests this week (first time in 4 shows). Next week: Soft Time is gonna play LIVE! But for tonight, tune in 9-11pmEDT.


Twitter: http://twitter.com/WhatTheFontaine
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AIM: WhatTheFontaine    Phone: 804.649-9737
Check here later for tonight's podcast.
All podcasts: http://www.radio4all.net/index.php/contributor/3857

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Fallen Angel

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Posted 8/29/14 at 9:59 pm by Bill Farrar | 0 comments

Time IS Tight- August 29, 2014

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Global A Go-Go: Friday August 29, 2014

With Ukraine (in dark blue above, graphic courtesy of the Canadian Joint Delegation to NATO, @CanadaNATO) in the news every day, I thought this would be a good time to feature that country's music on the radio.

I have some assistance in this effort: my frequent guest Vlad Cuiujuclu, the only person I know who has four U's in his surname, has selected most of the music for this week's program.  Vlad, a native of Moldova, is well-versed in all forms of Eastern European music -- we'll spin everything from folk to punk and electronica on this mind-broadening, newsworthy edition of Global A Go-Go.

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Posted 8/29/14 at 4:00 pm by Bill Lupoletti | 2 comments

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