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Radio Crystal Blue/RCB Novus Ordo 8/13/16


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This show was published 8/13/16
The Regulators “You’re Not Home” – One Of These Days CD http://www.theregulatorsmusic.com
Common Jack “Restless” – Bowl, Holland CD http://www.commonjackmusic.com @commonjackmusic
Brother Octopus “Kings & Queens” – Connected Through Corals CD http://www.brotheroctopus.ca/band @brotheroctopus
Romance & Rebellion “Vanity Fair” – s/t EP http://www.romanceandrebellion.com @romanceandrebel
Sammy Eubanks “Stop That Grinnin’ ” – Sugar Me CD http://www.sammyeubankslive.com @sammyeubanks
Ryan Cassata “Hot Springs, Arkansas” – Shine CD http://www.ryancassata.com @ROCassatamusic
James Houlahan “See Me Through” – Multitudes CD http://www.jameshoulahan.com @jameshoulahan
Jim Andralis “Anastasia” – Your Dying Wish Come True CD http://www.jimandralis.com @jimandralis
Running time:  61 minutos
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Radio Crystal Blue, in its 16th year, is a weekly podcast that features top
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Opening music:
Ronstadt Generations Y Los Tusconenses “Annabelle” – Epilogue CD http://www.ronstadtgenerations.com @RonstadtGen
Aaron Nathans & Michael G. Ronstadt “I Stood Upon A Hill” http://www.aaronnathans.com @aaron_nathans
Michael G. Ronstadt “Mountains Of Japan” – Foolish Fox CD http://www.michaelronstadt.com @mgronstadt
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Don Gallardo “The North Dakota Blues” – Hickory CD http://www.dongallardo.com @dongallardoband
Big Jon Atkinson & Bob Corritore “Mississippi Plow” – House Party at Big Jon’s CD http://www.bobcorritore.com http://www.bigjonandthenationals.com @BobCorritore
No Fuss and Feathers “Ordinary August Song” – Traveling Circus CD http://www.nofussandfeathers.com
Fred Gillen Jr. “Election Day” – Wage Love CD http://www.fredgillenjr.com @fredgillenjr
Scott Krokoff “The Right Place” – Realizations & Declarations CD http://www.scottkrokoff.com @scottkrokoff
Kevin So “Grateful” – Countryside CD http://www.kevinso.com @TweetKevinSo
Andrew McKnight & Beyond Borders “It Means A Lot” – One Virginia Night CD http://www.andrewmcknight.net
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Mary Gauthier “Another Train” – Trouble & Love CD http://www.marygauthier.com @marygauthier_
Waybacks “Lowdown” – Loaded CD http://www.waybacks.com
Guy King “If The Washing Don’t Get You (The Rinsing Will)” – Truth CD http://www.guyking.net
Le Vent Du Nord “Amant Volage” – Tetu CD  www.leventdunord.com @leventdunord
Butchers Blind “Twisting In The Wind” – A Place In America EP http://www.butchersblind.com @butchersblind
Anthony Gomes “Red Handed Blues” – Electric Field Holler CD http://www.anthonygomes.com @anthonygomes
The Slants “Capture Me Burning” – Something Slanted This Way Comes CD http://www.theslants.com @theslants
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Elaine Amherd “Andromeda” – Skylines CD http://www.elianeperforms.com
Chappell & Dave Holt “Bohemian Moon” – Stone & Fire CD http://www.chappellanddaveholt.com @chappellanddave
Chris Smither “What They Say” – Hundred Dollar Valentine CD http://www.smither.com
Hurray For The Riff Raff “St. Roch Blues” – Small Town Heroes CD http://www.hurrayfortheriffraff.com @HFTRR
Mic The Prophet “Bones” – s/t CD http://www.mictheprophet.com @mictheprophet
Heather Pierson Acoustic Trio “What Else Can I Do?” – Still She Will Fly CD http://www.heatherpierson.com @heatherpierson
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Closing music: DJ Flowerdove “Densum Chronos”
Running time: 179 minutes
Atmosphere:
Recorded in stereo to 128 kbps bitrate, 44.1 Hz in mp3 format, using
Audacity, converted to 96 kbps.
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Radio Crystal Blue/Novus Ordo 6/26 and 7/3/16


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Kurt Maloo “City Of Rain” http://www.kurtmaloo.com @kurtmaloo
Waydown Wailers “No Time To Waste” – Empty Promises CD http://www.waydownwailers.com @waydownwailers
Sasha’s Bloc featuring Take 6 “Runaway Blues”  http://www.sashasbloc.com @sashasbloc
Random Hubiak “Jaffa 1: Naked On The Rocks” – The Bleached Bones Of Titans CD http://www.randomhubiak.com @TheRandomHubiak
Foreign Figures “Vertigo” – Paradigm CD http://www.foreignfigures.com @4infigures
Nails Hide Metal “Love Trickling Heat” – Outside City EP http://www.nailshidemetal.com
Jess Lambert “Roll Little Boat’ – Creature Of Fear CD http://www.jesslambert.com @JLambertMusic
Daniel Goodman “Long TIme Waiting” – Keys To The Kingdom EP http://www.danielgoodmanmusic.com
Glenn White “Everybody Loves A Doughnut” – Quirk CD http://www.glennwhite.net
Spook Handy “So Long, It’s Been Good To Know Yuh” – Pete, Woody & Me: Volume 1 – Keep The Flame Alive CD http://www.spookhandy.com @spookhandy
Running time:  77 minutos
All content is free to listen and share via Creative Commons License version
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PHONE: 215-995-2234 or 253-537-1096
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Twitter: @radiocblue
Here’s RCB proper:
Radio Crystal Blue, in its 16th year, is a weekly podcast that features top
songwriters and bands, indie, underground, and touring, in a freeform
format.
HOW TO LISTEN
Podomatic:
Internet Archive:
Chirbit:
Shows are currently on a biweekly schedule, through mid-August
Opening music:
Pixies “Cecelia Ann” , “Rock Music” & “Velouria” – Bossanova
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Katie Garibaldi “In My Wildest Dreams” – Rooted Clarity EP http://www.katiegaribaldi.com @katiegaribaldi
Carla Bianco “After All This Time” – All This Time CD http://www.carlabianco.com
Heather Kropf “Sweet Liberty” – Chrysalis CD http://www.heatherkropf.com  @eatherKropf
Avi Wisnia “It’s Only Me” – Something New CD http://www.aviwisnia.com  @awiwisnia
Switchback “The Fire That Burns” – American Roots and Celtic Soul: Live – Volume 1 CD http://www.waygoodmusic.com  @Switchbackmusic
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These artists are sharing festival billing in late June and early July:
Spuyten Duyvil “Fishing Blues” – The Social Music Hour Volume 1 CD http://www.spuytenduyvilmusic.com @spuyduy
Matt Turk “Sorrow Is Loud” – Cold Revival CD http://www.turktunes.com  @turktunes
Ellis Paul “Chasing Beauty” – Chasing Beauty CD http://www.ellispaul.com @ellispaulsongs
No Fuss & Feathers “Dream” – Traveling Circus CD http://www.nofussandfeathers.com
Monica Rizzio “Delta Dawn” – Washashore Cowgirl CD http://www.monicarizzio.com @monicarizzio
Hurray For The Riff Raff “No One Else” – Small Town Heroes CD http://www.hurrayfortheriffraff.com  @HFTRR
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Loretta Hagen “Take Me” – Mud and Stone CD http://www.lorettahagen.com @LorettaHagen
Professor Louie & The Crowmatix “John’s Tractor” & “Four Farmers” – Music From Hurley Mountain CD http://www.thecrowmatix.com @ProfessorLouie1
McMule “Cluck Old Hen” – Right Down Here CD http://www.mcmule.com
Anthony Gomes “Delta Raga” & “Listen To The Unverse” – Electric Field Holler CD http://www.anthonygomes.com @anthonygomes
Shari Puorto “Home Of The Blues” – My Obsession CD http://www.sharipuorto.com @sharipuorto
Butchers Blind “A Place In America” – A Place In America EP http://www.butchersblind.com @ButchersBlind
The Slambovian Circus Of Dreams “Rocket” – A Box Of Everything CD http://www.slambovia.com @Slambovia
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These artists are also sharing festival stages in recent and future weeks:
Chris Smither “Make Room For Me” – Hundred Dollar Valentine CD http://www.smither.com
Jack Tempchin “Room To Run” – Room To Run CD http://www.jacktempchin.com @Jacktempchin
Eilen Jewell “Green Hills” – Sundown Over Ghost Town CD http://www.eilenjewell.com @eilenjewell
Achilles Wheel “Sweet ‘Bye & ‘Bye” – Devil In The Yard CD http://www.achilleswheel.com @AchillesWheelCA
Carrie Elkin & Danny Schmidt “Sky Picked Blue” – For Keeps CD http://www.carrieelkin.com http://www.dannyschmidt.com  @carrieelkin
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Madi Davis “Jacob” – s/t EP http://www.madiannedavis.com @madiannedavis
Mike Wojniak “Stone and the Sea” – Anima Mundi EP http://www.mikewojniak.com @mikewojniak
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Darryl Holter “Oklahoma Hills” – Radio Songs CD http://www.darrylholter.com @darrylholter
Shantell Ogden “Flowers In The Dust” – Ghosts In The Field CD http://www.shantellogden.com @shansmusic
The Keller Sisters “Ballad Of Varla Jean” – House Of Cards CD http://www.thekellersisters.com @KellerSisters
Chappell & Dave Holt “Indian Maiden” Stone & Fire CD http://www.chappellanddaveholt.com @ChappellandDave
Jacob Johnson “The Pamlico Sound” – One-Take Jake CD http://www.jacobjohnsontunes.com
Caroline Cotter “A Midnight Escape” – Dreaming As I Do CD http://www.carolinecotter.com @CCCottermusic
Davey O. “The Main Street” – No Passengers CD http://www.daveyo.com
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Closing music: DJ Flowerdove “Sol Aurora”
@flowerdove2168
Running time: 202  minutes
Atmosphere:
Recorded in stereo to 128 kbps bitrate, 44.1 Hz in mp3 format, using
Audacity, converted to 96 kbps.
Radio Crystal Blue proudly endorses Teeccino, America’s #1 coffee
All content is free to listen and share via Creative Commons License version
4.0, non-derivative, non-commercial, full attribution. More info:
EMAIL: dan@radiocrystalblue.net
PHONE: 215-995-2234 or 253-537-1096
Facebook: Dan Herman & Radio Crystal Blue
Twitter: @radiocblue

Radio Crystal Blue/RCB Novus Ordo week of 9/20/15


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This show was published 9/28/15
Jeff Przech “Tell Me Something” – Sounds Like Fresh CD http://www.jeffprzech.com
Gem Andrews “Edges” – Vancouver CD http://www.gemandrews.co.uk
The Wildcat O’Halloran Band “5 Simple Words” – Midnight Service Call CD wildcatohalloran.com
Kevin Andreas “Technicolor Love” – Technicolor Love CD http://www.kevinandreas.com
Chris Dalla Riva “I Want You To Know” – I Want You To Know CD
Freebo “Funk Up The Folk” – If Not Now When CD http://www.freebomusic.com
Ellie Fabe “Before A Fall” – Devil May Care CD http://www.elliefabe.com
Greta Stroebel “Mr. Black” – Society Road EP http://www.societyroad.weebly.com
Running time: 64  minutes
Recorded in stereo to 128kbps bitrate, 44.1 Hz in mp3 format using Audacity
software.
Radio Crystal Blue, in its 15th year, is a weekly podcast that features top
songwriters and bands, indie, underground, and touring, in a freeform
format.
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This show was published 9/20/15
Opening music:
The Morning Birds “Bloom (Prizm Prime White Light Remix)” – http://www.themorningbirds.com
The Orb “Plum Island” – Cydonia CD
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Spuyten Duyvil “The Cruel War” – The Social Music Hour Volume 1 CD http://www.spuytenduyvilmusic.com
McMule “Ship Of Fools ” – Right Down Here CD http://www.mcmule.com
Delta Moon “Hard Time Killing Floor Blues” – Low Down CD http://www.deltamoon.com
Karen Collins & The Backroads Band “Blindsided” – No Yodeling On The Radio CD http://www.karencollins.net
Jonathan Byrd “Poor Johnny” – You Can’t Outrun The Radio CD http://www.jonathanbyrd.com
Catherine Maclellan “Gone Too Soon” – The Raven’s Son CD http://www.catherinemaclellan.com
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Herbie D & The Dangermen “Three Of A Kind” – Dangerous With Blues CD http://www.herbiedandthedangermen.com
Kurt Henry Band “There’s An Oak Tree In An Orchard” – From Our Religions We’ll Be Free! CD http://www.kurthenry.com
Butcher’s Blind “Thursday Girl” – http://www.butchersblind.com
Wormburner “Parliaments On Sundays” – Pleasant Living In Planned Communities CD http://www.wormburnerband.com
Live Hart “New Day” – Honesty CD http://www.livehartonline.com
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CD FOCUS: A continuing series spotlighting top indie/emerging artists in
great concept or compilation albums.
ROCK BACK FOR NEPAL, by Patetico Records in Philadelphia is a multi-volume
compilation that is raising money for The Nepal Disaster Relief Fund.
From Volume 2 I aired the following:
Blackfeather Jane “Down Low Tea”
Dead Parties “Last Romance”
Estrella Oscura “Beyond Within”
Mayflower Madame “Lovesick”
Los Sub “Volviendoa a la casa de noche”
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Rebecca Loebe “Darlin’ ” – Circus Heart CD http://www.rebeccaloebe.com
Ellis Paul “Love Is A Curious Thing” – Chasing Beauty CD http://www.ellispaul.com
Flagship Romance “Lasts”- Fee Fi Fo Fum CD http://www.flagshipromance.com
Clarence Bucaro “Safe At Home” – Like The 1st Time CD http://www.clarencebucaro.com
Jon Shain “Clementine”- Reupholstered CD http://www.jonshain.com
Chris Smither “Feeling By Degrees” – Hundred Dollar Valentine CD http://www.smither.com
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Carl Solomon “What About You” – Promised Land CD http://www.carlsolomonmusic.com
John Roberts & Debra Cowan “The Broadside Man” – Ballads Long & Short: The Best Of Every Sort CD http://www.debracowan.com http://www.goldenhindmusic.com
Beth Wood “Coyote Prayer” – The Weather Inside CD http://www.bethwoodmusic.com
Claudia Schmidt “Already” – New Whirled Order CD http://www.claudiaschmidt.com
Honor Finnegan “We Are Hearts” – The Tiny Life CD http://www.honorfinnegan.com
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Closing music: DJ Flowerdove “Shimmer”
Running time:  177 minutes
Atmosphere: ecliptic
Recorded in stereo to 128kbps bitrate, 44.1 Hz in mp3 format using Audacity
software.
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Radio Crystal Blue/RCB Novus Ordo week of 8/23/15 show details


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This show was published 8/30/15
Sherry Kennedy “Walking On The Blue Side” & “The Melody Is You” – High Performance Woman CD http://www.sherrykennedy.com
Jeremy Porter & The Tucos “Elimination Round” & “Knocked Out Cold”
Crazy Chestur “Gotta Go Now” & “River John” – Harvest Party CD http://www.charliewalmsley.com
Grant Maloy Smith “Starting Today” & “Down The Wishing Well” – Yellow Trailer CD http://www.grant-maloy-smith.com
Running time: 48 minutes
Recorded in stereo to 128kbps bitrate, 44.1 Hz in mp3 format using Audacity
software.
All content is free to listen and share via Creative Commons License version
4.0, non-derivative, non-commercial, full attribution. More info:
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Here’s RCB proper:
Radio Crystal Blue, in its 15th year, is a weekly podcast that features top
songwriters and bands, indie, underground, and touring, in a freeform
format.
HOW TO LISTEN
Podomatic:
Internet Archive:
Shows on this website are kept in perpetuity.
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Clammr can be accessed via iPod, iPhone and iTunes (but is not a substitute
for the full show) If it’s not available for your devices, please request
the widget code to place on your site or blog.
This show was published 8/23/15
Opening music:
Red Molly “She’s Got You”- Never Been To Vegas CD
Red Molly “Summertime” – Love & Other Tragedies CD
Red Molly “The Last Call” – James CD
Red Molly “Your Long Journey” – Light In The Sky CD
Red Molly “1952 Vincent Black Lightning” – The Red Album CD
http://www.redmolly.com
This group announced an indefinite hiatus from touring in March and played their last shows this past week.
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Marina V “Fate” – Modern Fairytale CD http://www.marinav.com
Craig Greenberg “I Hope You Understand” – The Grand Loss Of Legacy CD http://www.craiggreenbergmusic.com
Truckstop Honeymoon “Sunday In Ponca City” – The Madness Of Happiness CD http://www.truckstophoneymoon.com
Mystery Loves Company “The Island” – Rock Symphony Billion CD  http://www.mysteryloves.com
Ellis Paul “Chasing Beauty” – Chasing Beauty CD http://www.ellispaul.com
Vance Gilbert “When Sunny Gets Blue” – Nearness Of You CD http://www.vancegilbert.com
Lisa Biales “Sad Sad Sunday” – Belle Of The Blues CD http://www.lisabiales.com
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Star Anna “Only Guessing” – The Sky Is Falling CD http://www.staranna.com
Annalise Emerick “The Sun and The Moon” – Field Notes CD http://www.annaliseemerick.com
CBDB “Ground Score” – The Fame EP http://www.cbdbmusic.com
Helen Kelter Skelter “Great Big Shining Hand” – s/t CD http://www.helenkelterskelter.com
Anthony Gomes “The Blues Ain’t The Blues No More” – Electric Field Holler CD http://www.anthonygomes.com
Tori Roze & The Hot Mess “Terrerious” – Turbulence CD http://www.toriroze.com
The Golden Novak Band “New Song” – s/t CD http://www.jessrocknovak.com
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CD FOCUS: A continuing series spotlighting top indie/emerging artists in
great concept or compilation albums.
ROCK BACK FOR NEPAL, by Patetico Records in Philadelphia is a multi-volume
compilation that is raising money for The Nepal Disaster Relief Fund.
From Volume 1 I aired the following:
The Artificial Shadow Band “April”
Clustersun “Floating”
Stellarscope “Ocean Of Storms”
Purple Bloom “Lucid Dream”
The Manhattan Love Suicides “Anything But Satisfied”
Songs from Volume 2 will begin airing with the next podcast
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Mike Wojniak “Tidal Wave” – Anima Mundi EP http://www.mikewojniak.com
Raina Rose “Woodsmoke” – Caldera CD http://www.rainarose.com
Shantell Ogden “Blossom In The Dust” – Ghosts In The Field CD http://www.shantellogden.com
Heather Pierson Acoustic Trio “Still She Will Fly” – Still She Will Fly EP http://www.heatherpierson.com
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Mary Gauthier “False From True” – Trouble and Love CD http://www.marygauthier.com
Chris Smither “I Feel The Same” – Hundred Dollar Valentine CD http://www.smither.com
Val Blaha “August”- Water Ashes & Wood CD http://www.valblaha.com
Aztec Two-Step “Rabbit In The Moon” – Cause & Effect CD http://www.aztectwostep.com
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Closing music: DJ Flowerdove “Shimmer”
Running time: 221  minutes
Atmosphere: wonder water
Recorded in stereo to 128kbps bitrate, 44.1 Hz in mp3 format using Audacity
software.
All content is free to listen and share via Creative Commons License version
4.0, non-derivative, non-commercial, full attribution. More info:
Please consider contributing to Radio Crystal Blue, which cannot exist
without your support and suggestions for musical content. There is a Paypal
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EMAIL: dan@radiocrystalblue.net
PHONE: 215-995-2234 or 253-537-1096
Facebook/Twitter/Clammr: radiocblue