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Here are Afternoon Ramble host, Brian Cosgrove's Top 5 Albums of 2017:

  • Aimee Mann, "Mental Illness"
  • Jade Jackson "Gilded"
  • Father John Misty, "Pure Comedy"
  • Nikki Lane, "Highway Queen"
  • The Parson Red Heads, "Blurred Harmony"

For our Broadway look at the holidays, we're joined by T. Oliver Reid from the new revival of Once on This Island, with songs performed by Judy Garland, Kathleen Battle, Sammy Davis, Jr., Barbara Cook, and more. This Christmas Eve at 3PM, and Christmas Day at 10AM, live or streaming.

“The Lonely, The Lonesome & The Gone" by Lee Ann Womack is this week's featured album on the Afternoon Ramble. Listen to the song "All The Trouble" from her new record, and tune into AR Monday through Saturday from 1 - 5 pm to hear more.

It's a bright shiny stocking stuffer for Broadway enthusiasts: an hour of stunning music by the delightful leading lady of the 1960s, Inga Swenson. Rare recordings plus original Broadway albums, this Sunday at 3PM, live or streaming.

Year End News

Dec 11, 2017

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