HOME (and how to listen)


Welcome to Radio Crystal Blue’s home page!

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. 

The Radio Crystal Blue Timeline pages are now live. It intends to be a living, breathing, museum piece, a collection of media, plus other stuff, as I tell RCB history.  2000-2010 history is included, with later years soon to follow. It remains open for submissions.  
12/6/20: Posted initial Timeline page for 2012 


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Latest RCB and RCB Novus Ordo programs were published on 7/21/21
Next podcasts to be published by 7

CD Focus segments introduces outstanding concept and compilation albums, aired track-for-track. I’m always seeking these albums, including new ones. 

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 

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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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Radio Crystal Blue 7/21/21 part 1 Radio Crystal Blue

Show #885 was published on 07/21/2021. Ramones "Rockaway Beach" – It's Alive   Shonen Knife  Rockaway Beach – Osaka Ramones   Shonen Knife   BBQ Party – Modern Group   Man or Astro-man? "Spferic Waves" – Project Infinity   Dick Dale & The Del-Tones "Surf Beat"  – Surfer's Choice   Los Straitjackets "Calhoun Surf" – The Utterly Fantastic and Totally Unbelievable Sound Of Los Straitjackets The Centurions  "Bullwinkle Part 2" – Bullwinkle Part 2  The Bomboras "Last Call" – Swingin' Singles   Sirsy  "Stand" – Like A Drum CD    www.sirsy.com @sirsy The Accidentals  "All Shall Be Well"  – Time Out, Session #1 EP  www.theaccidentalsmusic.com @moreaccidentals    Grace Pettis     "Paper Boat (featuring Mary Bragg)" – Working Woman  CD  www.gracepettis.com @gracepettis Rachael Kilgour   "Mama" – Rabbit In The Road  www.rachaelkilgour.com  @rkilgourmusic   Katie Kittermaster  "Out Of Love" – Coming Home At Dawn EP   www.katiekittermaster.com  @kkittermaster   Meghan Cary   "Drive" – Sing Louder CD http://www.meghancary.com  @meghancarysongs  Treva Blomquist   "Strong"  – Snakes & Saints  DL    www.trevamusic.com @trevablomquist  Lily Frost   "Dud" – Retro-Moderne CD  www.lilyfrost.com @lily_frost  ***** Dave Keller  "Your Kind Of Fool" featuring Trudy Lynn  – You Get What You Give:Duets   www.davekeller.com @davekellermusic  Donna Herula   "Pass The Biscuits" – Bang At The Door    www.donnaherula.com  Michele D'Amour and the Love Dealers  "Let It Slide"  – Wiggle Room CD  www.micheledamourandthelovedealers.com @mmdamour  Tom Auton   "9 Til 9"    www.tomauton.com @tomauton  Keeton Coffman "Rumors"Hard Times CD  www.keetoncoffman.com @keetoncoffman  Full playlist and details at http://www.radiocrystalblue.net — Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/radiocblue/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/radiocblue/support
  1. Radio Crystal Blue 7/21/21 part 1
  2. Radio Crystal Blue 7/21/21 part 2
  3. Radio Crystal Blue Novus Ordo 7/21/21
  4. Radio Crystal Blue 7/11/21 part 1
  5. Radio Crystal Blue 7/11/21 part 2

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