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12/25/22: Heather Pierson wins Artist of the Year title for 2022
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I’ve recently added Mastodon to my list of social media networks.
Latest RCB programs were published on 1/31/23. Next new shows will be published around 2/10/23.
Album Focus segments introduces outstanding concept and compilation albums, aired track-for-track. I’m always seeking these albums, including new ones. On tap is a tribute album celebrating the music of the late Billy Conway.
Twin Vision, veteran radio promoters, recently imparted to Dan Herman the following: “..we always inform these labels and artists that you have the longest running adult alternative internet station.“
Artist Of The Year: Heather Pierson
Album Of The Year: “Strike Up The Band” – Professor Louie & The Crowmatix
EP Of The Year: “Rabbit” – Buffalo Rose with Tom Paxton
Best New Artist: Julian Taylor
Best Tribute Album: “Brother Johnny” – Edgar Winter
Best Concept Album: Putumayo World Music “Afro-Cubano”
Top Radio Promoter for 2022 (servicing Radio Crystal Blue): Kari Estrin
Most shows since 2014 are permanently archived at www.archive.org
ARCHIVE of older shows prior to 2012 is a long-term project I have. First show recently got published to the Internet Archive That show is available only here (April 11, 2004) A show from April 9, 2006 is available exclusively here
Newest addition to the Archive is a show dated September 18, 2005
Also you may pledge financial support at Anchor.fm
In addition I air RCB Novus Ordo, spinning one song from 8 different albums and presenting a bio of each artist.
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Please do NOT confuse this site with the .com version, which I did own until 2015. An unscrupulous web registrant company sold it off and I’ve not been able to get the site ever since. The .net is mine.
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