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Friday Drive on 2RRR to remain Country

The Board of 2RRR has reversed its decision to cancel country music on Friday Drive as part of programming grid changes.

There was a massive listener backlash to the decision which would have ended a 25 year history of country music  between 5.00pm - 7.00pm on Fridays.
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Thank you to everyone who took the time and effort to email and phone the station to complain about losing The Cosmic Cowboy Cafe on your Friday drive home.



NEW RELEASES I'M LOVING

* Charlie Roth - Tartan Cactus Heart 
See the video of  Home to Me on my Music page
* Gary P. Nunn - One Way Or Another 
A classic album of Texas Music from one of the genre's enduring masters
* Jerry Jeff Walker - Live from Austin TX  (double  cd)
This is Jerry Jeff at the peak of his powers recorded in 1984 at Dixie's Bar & Bus Stop
* Walt Wilkins - Plenty
Songs from the Texas hill country
* Jimmy LaFave - Depending On The Distance
Jimmy's usual mix of original songs and Dylan covers - he does Dylan better than Bob.

New timeslot from 10th Nov - Saturday 8.00-10.00am

The Cosmic Cowboy Cafe will  be repeated on Saturday 8.00-10.00am for the next five weeks.

This will become become the show's new permanent timeslot from 10th November

The management of the station have decided to change the Friday Drive slot that I
now occupy to a more youth oriented format.

The 5.00-7.00pm timeslot on 2RRR has a been country music destination for over 25 years.

Thank you to everyone who has contacted the station management office@2rrr.org.au with your opinions about this move.

What is "Texas" music

When I say I play "Texas' music on the show some people ask how come I play Ronny Elliott who's from Florida or Charlie Roth who is from Minnesota or The Far West who are from California - the list goes on. Well I guess Texas music to me is an attitude, not a place. You don't get much more Texas music attitude than Bill Chambers (Kasey's dad) and he's an Aussie

Welcome to the new Cosmic Cowboy Cafe website

It's been a while coming but welcome to The Cosmic Cowboy Cafe website.
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