Cyprus Avenue

Cyprus Avenue
1:02 pm
Sat November 24, 2012

Paul Simon: Live In New York

This week on Cyprus Avenue, a look at Paul Simon’s latest release - a live album recorded in New York’s historic Webster Hall.

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Cyprus Avenue
2:36 pm
Sat November 17, 2012

Warren Zevon: A Remembrance

This week on Cyprus Avenue, an intimate look at the early demos, and final recordings of Warren Zevon.

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Cyprus Avenue
3:36 pm
Sat November 3, 2012

Country Funk: 1969-1975

This week on Cyprus Avenue, slinking bass lines, brass section breakdowns, and pedal lap steel?  An aural expedition into the world of country funk music via a new compilation release from Light In The Attic Records.

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Cyprus Avenue
3:36 pm
Sat October 27, 2012

Ray Charles: The Atlantic Years

This week on Cyprus Avenue, a look at the undeniable genius of Ray Charles, and the tracks that defined his early recording career at Atlantic Records.

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Cyprus Avenue
3:36 pm
Sat October 20, 2012

Echoes From Britain: Tom Jones & Van Morrison

This week on Cyprus Avenue, new releases from two giants of popular music - Van Morrison and Tom Jones.

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Cyprus Avenue
3:36 pm
Sat October 13, 2012

Rosanne Cash Returns

This week on Cyprus Avenue, a career spanning look at Rosanne Cash, the latest artist coming to town for Bill Shapiro’s “Live at the Folly Theater Series.”

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Cyprus Avenue
1:00 pm
Sat March 24, 2012

Another Cup Of American Musical Gumbo

Adam Schweigert http://adampschweigert.com/

This week on Cyprus Avenue, join host Bill Shapiro as he serves up another cup of American musical gumbo. Featuring a new release from the Carolina Chocolate Drops and much more.

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Cyprus Avenue
1:00 pm
Sat March 17, 2012

Bruce Springsteen, 'Wrecking Ball'

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This week on Cyprus Avenue, a new release from The Boss.

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Cyprus Avenue
6:04 pm
Sat February 18, 2012

New Songs From Leonard Cohen's 'Old Ideas'

Chris Boland www.distantcloud.co.uk

This week on Cyprus Avenue, hear songs from Leonard Cohen’s new album "Old Ideas."  The prolific folk artist's latest album, released January 31, features ten new tracks.

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Cyprus Avenue
6:02 pm
Sat January 28, 2012

Elvis Is Back!

Cyprus Avenue celebrates The King of Rock 'n' Roll a few weeks after what would've been Elvis' 77th birthday.

In 1954, Elvis began working with Sun Records' Sam Phillips. Soon after, he met his future manager, Colonel Tom Parker -- and the rest is rock 'n' roll history.

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Cyprus Avenue
9:00 am
Sat January 14, 2012

2011 Favorites

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This episode of Cyprus showcases some of host Bill Shapiro's top picks of 2011. With new releases from Hugh Laurie and Paul Simon, along with a partly-posthumous duet from Tony Bennett & Amy Winehouse, 2011 was a good-sounding year. And, since we can't provide you with the show's audio because of recording industry restrictions, below find some YouTube videos of Cyprus' chosen songs.

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