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WRIR and the Commonwealth of Notions present: Volume 4. July 17th through the 20th at participating venues Balliceaux, Strange Matter, Steady Sounds, Gallery 5, and Ipanema.
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I chuckled when I saw the name of a new release on shelves here at WRIR. The title - No Fools, No Fun - reminded me of a bar in Ocracoke - the 3/4 Time Saloon and of the bumper sticker from that bar that was on the bumper of my '67 Lemans convertible for two decades. I guess the bar, the island, and the convertible all remind me of summers past and of good times and good memories. These memories have nothing to do with tonight's show - other than the fact I was in a really great mood this evening - hated to leave the swing on the front porch, but duty called. I'll try to keep the good summery vibe going. Enjoy!
Posted 7/28/14 at 9:56 pm by Scott Ilnicky | 0 comments
Welcome to the Louisiana Dance Hall and thanks for tuning in! Gotta great mix for you today, so settle on back and enjoy the journey .... on your feet, of course!
For a playlist, please click below ....
Posted 7/28/14 at 8:08 pm by Bill Thomson | 0 comments
Posted 7/28/14 at 5:56 pm by annagolden | 1 comments
Welcome to another edition of the Lost Music Saloon. Today's show will flip last week's theme (songs about the Moon) and focus on songs about the Sun. Songs about sunrises, sunsets and sunshine; songs about the Sun in California, Texas, New York City, and Nashville; and songs about the Sun in the morning, the afternoon and the evening.
Click on 'read more' below to see the playlist.
Posted 7/28/14 at 2:48 pm by Garry Morse | 0 comments
Getting married to the music this Monday Morning ~~ Tune in for a ceremonialy curated selection of girl-group hits and sweet cuts that will get your day started off like a bottle of champagne.
Posted 7/28/14 at 4:34 am by DJ Lylas | 0 comments
Hobbes called me last week to ask about a Giorgio Moroder track he heard and so I brought that and some other similar sounding stuff along tonight. Tune in for 2 hours of disco grooves!
Posted 7/28/14 at 12:02 am by sean | 0 comments
Posted 7/27/14 at 9:58 pm by Mikemetic | 0 comments
Posted 7/27/14 at 8:01 pm by Bill Farrar | 0 comments
Lets enjoy a variety of Latin and African records.
Posted 7/27/14 at 6:05 pm by Mr. Felty and DJ Pari | 0 comments
Another 2 hours of African, Latin & Caribbean music.
Posted 7/27/14 at 3:56 pm by DJ GrayBeard | 0 comments