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Programs resumed on 92.7 and 90.3

Update 3.30pm Friday, 27 May 2016

Normal programming has resumed on 92.7 and 90.3 . You can also listen by clicking on this link to our streaming service.

We apologise to our listeners and volunteers for the recent disruptions.


Winter Solstice Book and Music Fair

Sunday 19 June 2016:  A vast array of quality books, CDs, DVDs and vinyl. Tea, coffee and cakes available.

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FRIDAY NIGHT LIVE! 8PM 27 MAY 2016 - Highlights of the Wangaratta Festival of Jazz and Blues 2012

The Wangaratta Festival of Jazz & Blues is the annual gathering place for anyone connected to jazz in Australia. It’s the home of the National Jazz Award and an incredible lineup of musicians from both overseas and Australia. In 2012, Peter Nelson went along to record local artists at the Festival – seven of them are featured in this International Jazz Day program on the Community Radio Network, including Mike Nock, Alan Browne, Vince Jones. Steve Magnusson, Bob Barnard and others. 

Introduced by Chris Deacon OAM, produced and presented by Peter Nelson.

FNL is sponsored by B2B, Canberra's leading business and government magazine.


FRIDAY NIGHT LIVE! 8PM 20 MAY 2016 - Steve Barry, Frances Madden

More Australian jazz tonight celebrating the recent International Jazz Day: Double bill!!! Winner of the 2013 Bell Award for Young Jazz Artist of the Year and runner up in the National Jazz Awards, Steve Barry is a master of the piano. He has played with many international names as well as contemporary Australian bands such as the Jazzgroove Mothership Orchestra. Joined in this trio by Tom Botting bass and Tim Firth drums, they play all original compositions. Beautiful.

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Return to normal programming - update 15 May 2016

Repairs were made at our transmission site yesterday, and we have resumed normal programming. 

You can also listen to Artsound on our streaming service,

We apologise sincerely to our listeners and volunteers for the disruptions of the past few days and thank you for your patience


FRIDAY NIGHT LIVE! 8PM 6 MAY 2016 - Benny's Boys

Continuing our celebration of International Jazz Day (April 30), our concert tonight comes to you from Fine Music 102.5 in Sydney.

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FRIDAY NIGHT LIVE! 8PM 29 APRIL 2016 - International Jazz Day Special

International Jazz Day brings together communities, schools, artists, historians, academics, and jazz enthusiasts all over the world to celebrate and learn about jazz and its roots, future and impact; raise awareness of the need for intercultural dialogue and mutual understanding; and reinforce international cooperation and communication. Every year on April 30, this international art form is recognized for promoting peace, dialogue among cultures, diversity, and respect for human dignity, eradicating discrimination, fostering gender equality, and promoting individual expression.

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