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8:31 am
Wed August 22, 2007

Last Conspirators 8/21/07

Albany NY – Longtime Albany punker Tim Livingston has a new band -- Last Conspirators -- and a new album -- War Party. He's singing protest songs that merge Woody Guthrie and New Model Army. Dig!

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Performance Place
8:28 am
Wed August 22, 2007

Palatypus 8/6/07

Albany NY – The duo of Matt Durfee and Mike Poulopoulos recall an acoustic Dumptruck (no, not the vehicle, but the classic band featuring Seth Tiven and Kirk Swan)with their intertwining guitars and sweet harmonies.

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Performance Place
8:25 am
Wed August 22, 2007

Amstel Quartet 8/7/07

Albany NY – Are all Dutch quartets great? I'm beginning to think so. Amstel Quartet will change your concept of woodwinds as they play vintage and contemporary classics on four horns.

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6:15 am
Wed August 22, 2007

Word For The Wise #3313

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3313--08/22/07: Happy birthday, Ray Bradbury--our favorite Martian!

Performance Place
3:29 am
Wed August 22, 2007

Sky Smeed 7/25/07

Albany NY – Sky Smeed is the real thing, a kid from Kansas who's making his home in Housatonic, Massachussetts while writing songs and working on old houses, which, when you come to think of it, are the same thing.

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Vox Pop
3:25 am
Wed August 22, 2007

Project Native 8/22/07

Albany, NY – Project Native is a grassroots community initiative that protects and promotes the natural resources of The Berkshires. Topics addressed on today's show include the cultivation of wild flowers, using natural mint to zest up your tea, jewelweed, butterfly gardens, japanese knot weed, garlic mustard and other regional weeds and wonders. www.projectnative.org

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WAMC New York News
3:09 am
Wed August 22, 2007

A 60 Year Friendship with Jimmy Stewart

Peekskill, NY – A Peekskill woman had a very special relationship with actor Jimmy Stewart...it was a friendship that lasted almost six decades.

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WAMC News
3:05 am
Wed August 22, 2007

Energy Secretary Bowles Visits Campus

Amherst, MA – The Patrick Adminstration's Secretary of Energy and Environmental Affair s Ian Bowles visited the Amherst Campus of the University of Massachusetts today for a first hand look at the research being done in the fields of clean and renewable energy. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports...

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WAMC New York News
3:04 am
Wed August 22, 2007

Marbletown Green Debate

Marbletown, NY – The preliminary plans for Marbletown Green on the site of the current Stone Ridge Orchards is drawing fire from local residents.

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WAMC News
3:03 am
Wed August 22, 2007

28 Candidates in Pittsfield

Pittsfield, MA – The contenders for Pittsfield, Massachusetts' municipal elections have made themselves known. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has our report;

Candidates listed alphabetically:

Mayor:
Stephen Fillio
James Ruberto
Donna Walto

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