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2RRR Listener Survey

You probably hear us all the time but it’s been a while since we’ve heard from you! Share your thoughts on 2RRR by filling out the survey, which will help us improve our broadcasts to suit you and the community. It

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Native Habitat Island Planting

We are losing our small birds such as the superb fairy-wren and white-browed scrub wren from our urban areas. Locally we are lucky to still see these birds in isolated pockets of dense shrubs. We can help them by connecting

CSA

Stand By Me

Join the Macquarie University Singers in sharing the struggles of people and nations through song. Free pre-concert talk by Sarah Penicka-Smith on how music makes us stronger. Date & Time Saturday 28 May 2016 / 2.30pm – 4.00pm Contact Megan

Album of the Week

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Daniel Champagne – The Heartland Hurricanes

Following the recently completed extensive Australian Tour south coast NSW’s virtuoso singer, song writer and guitarist Daniel Champagne now heads off to the UK, Ireland, Belgium and west coast USA Tours. Those very fortunate to witness Daniel’s amazing live performances

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The Burning Roaches – Self-Titled EP

Melbourne DIY band The Burning Roaches are a handful of abrasive, grunge goodness and fuzzy feedback drawing from 90’s nostalgia. Late 2015, the band revealed the first taste of their debut self-titled EP. The single ‘Bad Things’ saw support from

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Yeo – Ganbaru

Following up lead singles ‘Icarus’ and ‘Quiet Achiever’, Melbourne artist Yeo’s latest record is brimming with unabashed pop and soaring synths. If you haven’t seen him live then there’s a good chance you can see him very soon, wherever you

Featured Programs

BAD BOYS THEME TRAIN

Bad Boy’s Theme Train

Wednesdays 11pm-midnight  This week the Bad Boy presents songs about people with financial problems Tonight’s Event Invitation Facebook badboybede@gmail.com All aboard!

REAL WORLD GARDENER

Real World Gardener

Wednesdays 5 – 6pm  We maybe know what a cuckoo is but what’s a cuckoo shrike? De Holly Parsons, manager of birdsinbackyards.net reveals all. Do globe artichokes grow underground or above ground? Find out in how to grow them in Vegetable

SONIC STEW

Sonic Stew

Mondays 7-8pm It’s time for another round-up of new and recent rock & roll releases – plenty of great new records will be lobbed into the Stew tonight.

Reviews

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International Blues Album of the Month – Joe Bonamassa “Live at Radio City Music Hall”

Joe Bonamassa’s career goes from strength to strength with another live release “Live At Radio City Music Hall”. Ticking off yet another one on his “bucket-list”, that is, to create live recordings from world class venues, this is No.8 on

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Australian Blues Album of the Month – Russell Morris “Red Dirt – Red Heart”

The long awaited 3rd release in the unique trio from Australian singer/song-writer & musician Russell Morris has now been released – “Red Dirt – Red Heart”. Russell’s previous award winning albums Sharkmouth (2012) that identified Australia’s unique and important characters,

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Blues Album of the Month – Robert Cray “4 Nights of 40 Years Live”

The iconic sound of master bluesman Robert Cray celebrates 40 years of performing with an exclusive live release –  ‘4 Nights of 40 Years Live’. The double album captures live recordings over four nights from four venues in LA including