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8/21/21: Newsletter signup here:
7/19/21: Added a Discord server. Please join! This could become the new community for the show
12/26/20: Sirsy wins Artist of the Year title for 2020. Updates are on the Chart page.
Or, ask Siri or Alexa.
Latest RCB and RCB Novus Ordo programs were published on 9/21/21
Next podcasts to be published by 10/1/21
CD Focus segments introduces outstanding concept and compilation albums, aired track-for-track. I’m always seeking these albums, including new ones.
Currently featuring: David Uosikinnen’s In The Pocket: The Philly Special
MAS ALTO!, featuring emerging Chicano/Latino artists from the Los Angeles area.
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: Sirsy
Album Of The Year: “Good Good Man” – Vance Gilbert
EP Of The Year: “Birds” – Fred Gillen Jr.
Best New Artist: Nobody’s Girl
Best Tribute Album: Gretchen Peters “The Night You Wrote That Song – A Tribute To Mickey Newbury”
More awards to be announced.
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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