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Radio Crystal Blue/RCB Novus Ordo week of 12/13/15


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This show was published 12/17/15

“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 opened with my annual reading of Jack Kerouac’s short story ‘Home At Christmas”

Coldplay “Christmas Lights”
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Vaneese Thomas “Peace & Goodwill” http://www.vaneesethomas.com http://www.blindraccoon.com
Buddy Guy “Home For Christmas” http://www.buddyguy.net http://www.blindraccoon.com
Jamie Kent “Blue Christmas” http://www.jamiekent.com
Mic The Prophet “O Tannenbaum” http://www.mictheprophet.com
Câlisse “Not A Holiday Song” – XO For the Holidays Volume 8 compilation http://www.calissecalissecalisse.com http://www.xopublicity.com
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Loretta Hagen “As We Count (On New Year’s Eve)” – Mud and Stone CD http://www.lorettahagen.com
Susan Kane “New York Winter” – A Word Child CD http://www.susankane.com
Laura Berman “Lift Off” – Everything In Between CD http://www.laurabermanmusic.com
Flagship Romance “Set You Free” – The Fudge Sessions EP http://www.flagshipromance.com
Matt Harlan “Riding With The Wind” – Raven Hotel CD http://www.mattharlan.com
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MJ Hibbett & The Validators “Roy Wood In The Blue Note” http://www.mjhibbett.com
Wizzard “I Wish It Could Be Christmas Everyday”
Bobby Stewart & The Contraires “Happy Holiday” http://www.bobbystewartmusic.com
Stubborn Son “Snowed In” – XO For The Holidays Volume 8 compilation http://www.stubbornsonmusic.com http://www.xopublicity.com
The Slambovian Circus Of Dreams “Every Little Light” http://www.slambovia.com
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Tony Halchak “Christmas For Cowboys” http://www.tonyhalchak.com
Builder Of The House “There Is No Hourglass, Only Sand” – Hourglass EP http://www.builderofthehouse.com
Soraia “Kids Are Alrite” – Less Than Zero EP http://www.soraia.com

I shared Tweed Funk’s JD Optekar’s recipe for Cranberry Relish http://www.tweedfunk.com
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CD FOCUS: A continuing series spotlighting top indie/emerging artists in great concept or compilation albums.

DARRYL HOLTER: Radio Songs: Woody Guthrie in Los Angeles 1937-39. http://www.darrylholter.com
Sowing musical seeds before he was known as an activist as much as a poet, Woody made many recordings for his own radio show on KFVD Los Angeles. These
songs are interpreted musically by Daryl and several notable songwriters as guests.
From this final first airing of songs from this CD I spun “I Ain’t Got No Home” & “Talking Dust Bowl Blues”
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Larry Saklad “Christmas On The Block” http://www.sakladmusic.com
Liz Longley “Feels Like Christmas To Me” http://www.lizlongley.com
Trevor Lyon “Happy Holidays” http://www.trevorlyon.com
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Switchback “Connemara Man” – American Roots & Celtic Soul: Live-Volume 1 CD http://www.waygoodmusic.com
Lynn Hollyfield “Winter’s Gift” – In The Balance CD http://www.lynnhollyfield.com
Emily Zuzik Holmes & Scrote “This Season Makes Me Cry” http://www.emilyzuzik.com
Vance Gilbert “Moonlight In Vermont” – Nearness Of You CD http://www.vancegilbert.com
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John Hall “Quiet Place” – Love Doesn’t Ask CD http://www..johnhallmusic.com
Kerry Patrick Clark “What I Want For Christmas” – Mom Hen Layin’ Some Christmas On You compilation http://www.kerrypatrickclark.com
Steve Eulberg “God Rest You Merry Gentlemen” – Mom Hen Layin’ Some Christmas On You compilation http://www.steveeulberg.com
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I recited part of Kerouac’s short essay “Not Long Ago Joy Abounded At Christmas”
Tom Waits “Alice” – Alice CD
Simon & Garfunkel “I Am A Rock” – Sounds Of Silence
The Pogues “Fairytale Of New York” – If I Should Fall From Grace With God
Passengers (U2 & Brian Eno) “Miss Sarajevo” – Original Soundtracks Volume 1
Jimi Hendrix “Merry Christmas & Happy New Year”

Closing music: DJ Flowerdove “Wind Chill” http://www.reverbnation.com/loralouisenichols
Geoffrey Armes “After Dark” – Noor CD http://www.geoffreyarmes.com
Regina Spektor “My Dear Acquaintance (A Happy New Year)”

Running time: 271 minutes
Atmosphere: merry, bright
Recorded in stereo to 128kbps bitrate, reencoded to 96kbps, 44.1 Hz in mp3 format using Audacity software.

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


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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
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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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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
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Radio Crystal Blue week of 6/21/15


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Esther S “Let’s Be Giants”
Double The Dial “Don’t Lie To Me”
Rick Vito “House Party” – Mojo On My Side CD http://www.rickvito.com
Kyneska “Hotwired” http://www.kyneska.com
Nick Nervous “Hiding” – s/t EP http://www.nicknervous.com
Carmella “Home” – http://www.wearecarmella.com
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Running time:  53 minutes
Recorded in stereo to 128kbps bitrate, 44.1 Hz in mp3 format using Audacity
software.
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
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Opening music:
Barrington Levy “Bounty Hunter”
Bob Marley & The Wailers “Maga Dog”
The Orb “Perpetual Dawn”
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DB Rielly “Fiorchroi (True Heart)” – Cross My Heart & Hope To Die CD http://www.dbrielly.com
Barnstar! “Darling” – Sit Down! Get Up! Get Out! CD http://www.wearebarnstar.com
Sons Of The Never Wrong “The Great Unknown” – King Fisher King CD http://www.sons.com
Bar Scott “If There’s A Way” – Journey CD http://www.barscott.com
Heather Pierson Acoustic Trio “Ain’t Gotten Around” – Still She Will Fly EP http://www.heatherpierson.com
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Here’s some music from artists performing at next month’s Woody Guthrie Folk Festival:
Amy Speace “Nothing Good Can Come From This” – That Kind Of Girl CD http://www.amyspeace.com
Jonathan Byrd “Pale Rider”- You Can’t Outrun The Radio CD http://www.jonathanbyrd.com
Ellis Paul “Jimmie Angel’s Flying Circus” – Chasing Beauty CD http://www.ellispaul.com
Matt Harlan “Riding With The Wind” – Raven Hotel CD http://www.mattharlan.com
Dan Weber “Take A Liking To You” – What I’m Lookin’ For CD http://www.danwebermusic.com
Disappear Fear “American Artist” – Broken Film CD http://www.disappearfear.com
Marina V “Day In Day Out”  http://www.marinav.com
Jo Wymer “I Can Tell” – Living With Scars CD http://www.jowymer.com
The Slambovian Circus Of Dreams “A Very Unusual Head” – A Box Of Everything CD http://www.slambovia.com
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These artists are part of the upcoming Summerfest, Milwaukee WI:
Tweed Funk “Sippin’ Misery” – First Name Lucky CD http://www.tweedfunk.com
Anthony Gomes “Whiskey Train” – Electric Field Holler CD http://www.anthonygomes.com
Gary Clark Jr. “If Trouble Was Money” – Live CD set http://www.garyclarkjr.com
Altered Five Blues Band “I’m In Deep” – Cryin’ Mercy CD http://www.alteredfive.com
Lukas Nelson & Promise Of The Real “Old Familiar Pain” – Wasted CD http://www.promiseofthereal.com
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More artists appearing in the Woody Guthrie Folk Festival:
Rod Picott “Where No One Knows My Name” – Hang Your Hopes On A Crooked Nail CD http://www.rodpicott.com
KC Clifford “Cactus Flower” – The Tag Hollow Sessions CD http://www.kcclifford.com
Carrie Elkin & Danny Schmidt “Sky Picked Blue” – For Keeps CD http://www.carrieelkin.com http://www.dannyschmidt.com
Curtis McMurtry “Sparks In The Wind” – Respectable Enemy CD http://www.curtismcmurtrymusic.com
The Burns Sisters “Ned Of The Hill” – Looking Back: Our American Irish Souls CD http://www.theburnssisters.com
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The Keller Sisters “Las Vegas” – House Of Cards CD http://www.thekellersisters.com
Chappell & Dave Holt “Bad Girls Blues” – Stone & Fire CD http://www.chappellanddaveholt.com
Doug Adamz “High Class Lady” – Doug Adamz Plays National Steel CD http://www.dougadamz.com
Libby Koch “Strength” – Tennessee Colony CD http://www.libbykoch.com
Lisa Biales “Black & White Blues” – Belle Of The Blues CD http://www.lisabiales.com
Lynn Hollyfield “New Way To Fly” – In The Balance CD http://www.lynnhollyfield.com
Flagship Romance “Blue Jay” – Fee Fie Foe Fum CD http://www.flagshipromance.com
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Ben Bedford “Vachel” – What We Lost CD http://www.benbedford.com
Dana & Susan Robinson “The Invitation” – American Hornpipe CD http://www.robinsongs.com
Aztec Two-Step “Better Watch Out (For The Rastafarians)” – Cause & Effect CD http://www.aztectwostep.com
Ian Siegal “Talkin’ Overseas Pirate Blues” – The Picnic Sessions CD http://www.iansiegal.com
Debra Cowan “One More Before We Go” – Among Friends CD http://www.debracowan.com
Closing music: DJ Flowerdove “Shimmer”
Running time:  238minutes
Atmosphere: elixir rain
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 truly exist
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Radio Crystal Blue/RCB Novus Ordo week of 5/17/15


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Delta Moon “Open All Night” – Low Down CD http://www.deltamoon.com
Mind Vice “Consumer Nation” http://www.mindvice.com
Wake The Sun “Grace And Faith” – s/t CD http://www.wakethesun.com
Open Book “This Is Yours Now” – Grateful CD http://www.openbookmusic.com
Danny Schmidt “Looks Like God” – Owls CD http://www.dannyschmidt.com
John McCutcheon “It’s A Long Way To The Soup Line” – Joe Hill’s Last Will CD http://www.folkmusic.com
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Running time:  53 minutes
Recorded in stereo to 128kbps bitrate, 44.1 Hz in mp3 format using Audacity
software.
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
Via Big Contact:
There are a number of options on the page and in the player to stream and
download, as well as to embed the player on your site or blog.
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This show was published 5/15/15
Opening music:
Spike Jones “Dance Of The Hours”
Man or Astro-man? “Nitrous Burn Out” – Is It…Man Or Astroman?
Dick Dale “Banzai Washout”
The Ventures “Theme From ‘A Summer Place’ “
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This segment features artists who are headlining or are in the New Folk competition during the Kerrville Folk Festival:
Amy Speace “Raincoat” – That Kind Of Girl CD http://www.amyspeace.com
RJ Cowdery “In This Light” – In This Light CD http://www.rjcowdery.com
Ellis Paul “Never Want To Lose You” – Chasing Beauty CD http://www.ellispaul.com
Rebecca Loebe “Vagabond Prayer” – Circus Heart CD http://www.rebeccaloebe.com
Ellis “Right Now”- Right On Time CD http://www.ellis-music.com
Disappear Fear “American Artist” – Broken Film CD http://www.disappearfear.com
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Pat Wictor “Kerrville Campfire Song” – Livin’-Ever Lovin’ Live CD http://www.patwictor.com
Teresa Storch “Happy Girl” – Come Clean CD http://www.teresastorch.com
Chase Gassaway “Feeling Good” – Certain Circles CD http://www.chasegassaway.com
Mare Wakefield & Nomad “First Poet On The Moon” – Poet On The Moon CD http://www.marewakefield.com
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Sloan Wainwright “Live Out The Rest Of Your Life” – Upside Down & Under My Heart CD http://www.sloanwainwright.com
Professor Louie & The Crowmatix “Rock n’ Roll Barn” – http://www.thecrowmatix.com
The Slambovian Circus Of Dreams “Very Happy Now” – A Box Of Everything CD http://www.slambovia.com
Tweed Funk “Let The Good Times Roll” – First Name Lucky CD http://www.tweedfunk.com
Kurt Henry Band “On A Summer Tide” – From Our Religions We’ll Be Free CD http://www.kurthenry.com
Radar “G.U.N. (Give Up On Me Now)” http://www.radarrockband.com
Shawn Amos “Something Inside Of Me” – The Reverend Shawn Amos Tells It EP http://www.shawnamos.com
Antje Duvekot “New Siberia” – New Siberia CD http://www.antjeduvekot.com
Edie Carey & Sarah Sample “North Star” – ‘Til The Morning: Lullabies & Songs Of Comfort CD http://www.ediecarey.com http://www.sarahsample.com
The Currys “Rule Of Desire” – Follow CD http://www.thecurrysmusic.com
Flagship Romance “A Strange Thing” – Fee Fie Foe Fum CD http://www.flagshipromance.com
The Moonshine “Shadow Song” – And Now… CD http://www.themoonshinemusic.com
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Greg Klyma “Static On The Airwaves” – Pianomandonation CD http://www.klyma.com
Brooks Williams “Playground Games” – New Everything CD http://www.brookswilliams.com
Switchback “Ain’t Going Back” – American Roots & Celtic Soul, Volume 1 CD http://www.waygoodmusic.com
Jean Mann “Beach” – Between The Rocks & Stars CD http://www.jeanmann.net
Dana & Susan Robinson “American Hornpipe” – American Hornpipe CD http://www.robinsongs.com
Closing music: DJ Flowerdove “Shimmer”
Running time: 197 minutes
Atmosphere: speed surf safari
Recorded in stereo to 128kbps bitrate, 44.1 Hz in mp3 format using Audacity software.
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