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Tonight on Frequency - DJ Grond

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Posted 12/20/14 at 7:03 pm by Turnstyle Soundsystem | 0 comments

it’s snowing!

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Posted 12/20/14 at 3:04 pm by Gene | 0 comments

He Knows When He’s Been Bad

As a special holiday treat, we'll be continuing our ten-year tradition of not playing The Mentors.

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Posted 12/20/14 at 11:50 am by Allan Coberly | 0 comments

Party of One: The Merry Bells Keep Ringing

This week's record is just about the most classic Christmas record of all time.  I couldn't resist doing a holiday show.  

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Posted 12/20/14 at 10:49 am by Dustin | 0 comments

The British Breakfast finally goes festive

Click here to see our British Xmas playlist.

There's some cheesy stuff in here but a lot of rockin' xmas music from the last 10 years too!

All decade and genres, all British.

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Posted 12/20/14 at 8:57 am by Gene | 0 comments

Happy Winter Solstice and New Moon

Good Morning and Welcome to InterTribal

The winter solstice is tomorrow and so is the new moon. What a powerful time for us. We dance to celebrate the return of the sun and we dance for healing.

Thank you for joining our community fire as we celebrate.

New Music

(*) Cornell Kinderknecht - Conventry Carol

Walk In Peace,

Tall Feathers

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Posted 12/20/14 at 5:58 am by Tall Feathers | 0 comments

curved air december 20, 2014

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Posted 12/20/14 at 1:25 am by DJ Bob | 0 comments

WTF: Some Christmas Music, Lotsa 45s

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

Okay, I guess it's the week I play you some humorous Christmas songs. Plus I've got stacks of fun/goofy 45s (aka seven inch singles). Tune in 9-11pmEST to check it all out.

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Posted 12/19/14 at 9:06 pm by fontaine | 0 comments

“No More We Live Like Pigs!”

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Posted 12/19/14 at 7:01 pm by Ivey | 0 comments

Global A Go-Go: Friday December 19, 5-7 PM

This week on Global A Go-Go, I'll run through my favorite compilations and reissues of 2014.  For ten years, this category has been a consistent source of great material for my radio program, and it remains the fastest and cheapest way to build a great music collection.

The boom in global cratedigging has led to a plethora of excellent compilations and reissues, and 2014 continued this trend.  Classic recordings from Turkey, southeast Asia, Latin America, the Caribbean, Brazil, and all parts of Africa: all these and more are represented on my list, and on this week's show.  Tune in and find some new old music to love.

Click "Read more" to see my 2014 Top Ten (compilations and reissues division).

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Posted 12/19/14 at 4:00 pm by Bill Lupoletti | 0 comments

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