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Radio Crystal Blue 12/16/12 audio and links

Radio Crystal Blue is my long-running standard freeform radio program. The
show exists as a weekly podcast.
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(4) RSS: www.bigcontact.com/radiocrystalblu/rssThis show was distributed on 12/18/12.Artists who are appearing at events together are marked by * and **

“Is there a time for tying ribbons/A time for Christmas trees/A time for laying tables/When the night is set to freeze?”
I recited Jack Kerouac’s 1961 short story, “Home At Christmas”, with the setting being 12/22/1932.Opening music:
Greg Lake “I Believe In Father Christmas”
Enya “Trains And Winter Rains” – And Winter Came…
Christina Reese “Save The Mistletoe For Me” – http://www.reverbnation.com/christinareese
Erica Nicole “Come On A Sleigh Ride” www.ericanicolemusic.com
The Soul Of John Black “Good Time Christmas” – www.thesoulofjohnblack.com
Drew Schultz “Why Should I (At Christmas) – www.dsdrums.com
Jack Grace Band “It Was A Really Bad Year” – Drinking Songs For Lovers CD www.jackgrace.com
Happy Ending “Long Night” – Turn It On CD www.happyendingsongs.com
Ryan Tennis “I Remember” – Pack Light But Bring Everything CD www.ryantennismusic.com
Oliver Sean “All I Remember” www.oliversean.com
Friday Night Music Club “The Christmas Beer Song” www.fridaynightmusicclub.com
Revel 9 “The Twelve Days Of Christmas” – www.revel9.com
Vegas With Randolph “Snow Day” www.vegaswithrandolph.com
Spanking Charlene “Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer” www.spankingcharlene.com
Lisa Bianco “Big City Lights” – Momentum CD www.lisabianco.com
Mercury Morning “The Aftermath” – The Aftermath EP www.mercurymorning.com
Voice Of Addiction “Mother” – Reduce Reuse Resist CD www.voiceofaddiction.com
Delorentos “Did We Ever Really Feel?” – Little Sparks CD www.delorentos.net
Margo Rey “This Holiday Night” – www.margorey.com
Canaries In The Coal Mine “Falling Like Snow” – Scarf Weather CD www.canariesinthecoalmine.com
Tracy Newman “Mama, I Know You Ain’t Santa” – www.tracynewman.com
Elle B. Willson “Gift Of Love” – www.ellebwillson.com
*John Brodeur “Remains Of A Heart” – Tiger Pop Ten CD www.johnbrodeur.com
*The Universal Thump “To The Border (Wild Raspberries)” – s/t CD www.theuniversalthump.com
*Chris Riffle “Downstream” – I Am Not From Here CD www.chrisriffle.com
Achilles Wheel “This Is Life” – Thirteen Hours CD www.achilleswheel.com
Roy Schneider “Love For Giving” – www.royschneider.com
Olga “O Christmas Tree” – www.olgala.com
Stacie Rose “Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas” – www.stacierosemusic.com
The Copper Ponies & Joe Crookston “It’s A New Year Now” – Hudson Harding Sampler Volume 7 www.facebook.com/thecopperponies www.joecrookston.com
David Wilcox “It’s The End Of The World, Again” – Reverie CD www.davidwilcox.com
Aztec Two-Step “What Would The Indians Say” – Cause & Effect CD www.aztectwostep.com
Sloan Wainwright “I Am Free” – Upside Down & Under My Heart CD www.sloanwainwright.com
Patti DeRosa “King of the Sky” – Packing My Bags: Patti D Live CD www.pattiderosa.com
Finally, another RCB tradition, with the penultimate segment:
Tom Waits “Alice” – Alice
Simon & Garfunkel “I Am A Rock” – Simon & Garfunkel’s Greatest Hits
The Pogues “Fairytale Of New York” – If I Should Fall From Grace With God
The Passengers “Miss Sarajevo” – Original Soundtracks Volume 1
Pipes & Drums Of The 1st Battalion (The Black Watch) – “The Day Thou Gavest/Auld Lang Syne” – The Dark Island
Closing music: Geoffrey Armes “After Dark” – Noor CD www.geoffreyarmes.com
Bjork “Solitude” – Biophilia
Running time: 4 hours 36 minutos.

All content of Radio Crystal Blue’s programming is free to listen and share
to via a Creative Commons License, version 3.0, full attribution,
non-derivative. For more info: www.creativecommons.orgNext show will be recorded and distributed in the week of 1/6/13
CD Focus, along with RCB Novus Ordo, will return that week as well.Dan Herman/Radio Crystal Blue:
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Radio Crystal Blue 12/11/11

FINALLY I have the opportunity to post and publicly fit media again on the Web. Having ditched the old webhost, I’ve used WordPress to link an .mp3 file.  I project to having about 4 months worth of material I can hold on the blog at once.  Starting a bit small with this long show, the final show from 2011. You know this is as the holiday edition of Radio Crystal Blue.

I can’t quite put up the FeedPlayer here just yet but you can access it at http://www.bigcontact.com/radiocrystalblu

Here’s a page for the Feed Player! (right-click to open in new window or tab, otherwise it will it open over this page. Click For PopUp Feed Player

Here’s how the show went:
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This show was distributed on 12/14
Artists with shared gigs in the near future are noted with * & **
“Is there a time for tying ribbons/A time for Christmas trees/Is
there a time for laying tables/When the night is set to freeze”
I recited a short story by Jack Kerouac: “Home For Christmas”
Mazzy Star “Flowers In December” – Among My Swan CD
The Raveonettes “Come On Santa” – Wishing You A Very Rave Christmas EP
The StereoFidelics “Carol Of The Bells” – www.stereof.com
Avi Wisnia “Maoz Tzur” – www.aviwisnia.com
Mark Brine “The Carol Rag (The Christmas Carol NoOne Listens For Rag)” – The Carol 2-CD set  www.markbrine.com
F&M “This Winter Revisited” – Winter Is Coming EP www.fandmtheband.com
Christina LaRocca “Memories (Don’t Let Them Fade)” – I Stand Tall With My Eyes Wide Open CD www.christinalaroccamusic.com
*Danielle Miraglia “Good Times” – Box Of Troubles CD www.daniellem.com
*Jonathan Byrd “I Was An Oak Tree” – Cackalack CD www.jonathanbyrd.com
ellis “No More Running” – Right On Time CD www.ellis-music.com
debbie miller “a lie” – fake love CD www.thedebbiemiller.com
The Brian Setzer Orchestra “Winter Wonderland” – Boogie Woogie Christmas CD
The Kinks “Father Christmas” – Misfits album
Marianne Kesler “A Christmas Song” – www.mariannekesler.com
This is lizzard “Christmas In Summertime” www.thisislizzard.nl
Shauna Burns “The Gathering” – A Winter Gathering CD www.shaunaburns.com
Belles & Whistles “River/White Christmas” – www.facebook.com/bellesandwhistles
Frank “halo” – here together CD www.frankband.com
Antigone Rising “Everywhere Is Home” – red 23 CD www.antigonerising.com
Joan Ov Arc “Peace Of Mind” – Beneath The Sky EP www.joanovarc.co.uk
Kosmic Daydream “Forgotten Soull” – psychosomatic playground CD www.kosmicdaydream.com
CD FOCUS: New Arrivals, Volume 4:Artists Against Youth Homelessness www.mpressrecords.com
Rachael Sage and the staff of her label, MPress Records, curates this fourth collection of DIY/indie songwriters and bands, all with relevant songs re the plight of homelessness.  All net proceeds from retail sales of the CD will benefit National Network For Youth  http://www.nn4youth.org
From this compilation CD I spun:
Walter Parks “Troubadour” – www.walterparks.com
Dave Eggar “Birdcage” www.daveeggarmusic.com
CD FOCUS: Vermont: VT Artists for VT Relief  http://www.bluebirdpromotions.com  http://www.mallettsbayrecords.com
This compilation of 18 songs are all from VT artists supporting the continuing relief efforts in the aftermath of Tropical Storm Irene.  Proceeds from this CD go to the Vermont Red Cross.
From this compilation I spun:
Gregory Douglass “What A Long Year It Was” – www.emoterecords.com
Patrick Thomas “Giving My Christmas” www.hotelsandhighways.com
Buffalo Tom “Frozen Lake” – Let Me Come Over CD
Natalie Merchant “Frozen Charlotte” – Ophelia CD
Larry Saklad “Christmas On The Block”  www.sakladmusic.com
Adrienne Pierce “The More The Merrier” – www.adriennepierce.com
Shane Cooley “Window Shopping For A Long-Lost Lover” www.shanecooleymusic.com
Beth DeSombre “Resolution” –  At Home In This Town CD www.bethdesombre.com
The Defibulators “Xmas Ornament” – corn money CD www.thedefibulators.com
Jack Grace Band “It Was A Really Bad Year”  Drinking Songs For Lovers CD www.jackgrace.com
Rod Piazza & The All Mighty Flyers “Loving Man” – Almighty Dollar CD www.themightyflyers.com
The Trews “Love Is The Real Thing” – Hope & Ruin CD www.thetrewsmusic.com
Shannon Corey “Christmas On Spring Island” www.shannoncorey.com
Vincent Poag “This Christmas” – www.vincentpoag.com
Elle B. Willson “Gift Of Love” www.ellebwillson.com
Ken & Lisa Theriot “Drink To The Holly Berry” – www.kentheriot.com
Buskin & Batteau “Warm” – Red Shoes & Golden Hearts CD www.buskinandbatteau.com
Eleanor Fye “Love Stays On” – Love Stays On CD www.eleanorfye.com
Open Book “There For You” – The Things We Keep CD www.openbookmusic.com
Andrew McKnight “Cedars” – Something Worth Standing For CD www.andrewmcknight.net
The penultimate, final segment, long in RCB tradition, a bit different this year:
Tom Waits “Alice” – Alice CD
Paul Simon “I Am A Rock” – The Paul Simon Songbook CD
Josh Groban “Bells Of New York City” – Illuminations CD
The Pogues (featuring Kirsty MacColl) “Fairytale Of New York” – If I Should Fall From Grace With God CD
U2 “Miss Sarajevo” – Pavarotti & Friends For The Children Of Bosnia CD
Jimi Hendrix “Little Drummer Boy/Silent Night/Auld Lang Syne” – Merry Christmas & Happy New Year single
Closing music: Enya “The Spirit Of Christmas Past” – And Winter Came CD
Running time: 5 hours, 46 minutos (just like the old days)
All content of Radio Crystal Blue’s programming is free to listen and share to via a Creative Commons License, version 3.0, full attribution, non-derivative. For more info: www.creativecommons.org