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Radio Crystal Blue and RCB Novus Ordo podcast episodes for 4/4/21


Radio Crystal Blue Novus Ordo, in its 13th year online, airs biographical information and music of emerging songwriters and bands.

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Show #499, was published on April 8, 2021

Toria Richings “Where It All Began” – Diamond Stone EP http://www.toriarichings.com @ToriaRichings
Gerry Spehar “Lady Liberty, Day One” – Lady Liberty EP http://www.gerryspehar.com
3 Pairs Of Boots “Everywhere I Go” – Long Rider CD http://www.3pairsofboots.com @3PairsOfBoots
Tokyo Tramps “I’m A Tiger” – (t/t) I’m A Tiger EP http://www.tokyotramps.com @tokyotramps
Domenic Cicala “Coldest Fire In Town (featuring Mindy Miller)” – Come On Over: The Honky Tonk Duets CD http://www.domeniccicala.com @DomenicCicala
ThorNton Creek “Acres Of Nuthin'” – Maybe Key Lime Pie CD http://www.thorntoncreek.com @ThorNtonCreek
Will Jackson “Polaroid Parade” – Songs From The Briarpatch CD http://www.willjacksonmusic.com @WJacksonMusic
Dulcie Taylor “Better Part Of Me” – Rediscovered EP http://www.dulcietaylor.com @Dulcietaylor11


Closing music: DJ Flowerdove “Callisto”
Running time: 55 minutos

Host: Dan Herman

Co-producer: DJ Flowerdove
http://www.soundcloud.com/flowerdove2168
Twitter: @flowerdove2168

Recorded in stereo to 128 kbps 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.
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Radio Crystal Blue, in its 21st year online, is a freeform-oriented podcast that features music and news of both indie and established songwriters and bands.

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Show #875, was published on April 8, 2021
I read the prologue to Larry McMurtry’s “Horseman, Pass By”. Larry passed away most recently.
Following this, I aired a clip from “The Last Picture Show”. (Columbia Pictures – October 22, 1971)
James McMurtry “Gulf Road” – Saint Mary Of The Woods (Sugar Hill – 2002) http://www.jamesmcmurtry.com @JamesMcMurtry
Curtis McMurtry “Chaplinesque” – Respectable Enemy (Berkalin Records – August 12, 2014) http://www.curtismcmurtrymusic.com @CurtisMcMurtry


Jesse Terry “Strangers In Our Town” – When We Wander CD http://www.jesseterry.com @jesseterrymusic
Stefan Prigmore “Brazos In My Bones” – River Blood CD http://www.stefanprigmore.net @S_Prigmore
Fred Gillen, Jr. “Road To Tatopani, Part 1” – If I Woke Up This Morning & Died CD http://www.fredgillenjr.com @fredgillenjr
Mean Mary “Little Cindy” – Alone CD http://www.meanmary.com
Vance Gilbert “Another Great Day Above Ground” – Good, Good Man CD http://www.vancegilbert.com @vancegilbert
Claudia Nygaard “Ol’ Buick” – Lucky Girl CD http://www.claudianygaard.om @ClaudiaNygaard


Dobet Gnahoré “Lève-Toi” – (single) http://www.dobetgnahore.com @Dobet_Gnahore
Al Qahwa “Gigue (Live)” – African Routes CD http://www.alqahwa.ca
Storm Seeker “Wellerman” (Sea Shanty Folk Session) – (single) http://www.storm-seeker.com @stormseekerband
Snowfish “Middle Name” – (single) http://www.facebook.com/snowfishband @Snowfishband
Swallow The Rat “Don’t” – (single) http://www.swallowtherat.com @swallowtherat
The Freight “Found” – (single) http://www.thefreightband.com


Monowhales “Over My Head” – Daytona Bleach CD http://www.monowhales.com @monowhales
Dead Original “Searching” – Bought & Sold CD http://www.deadoriginal.com @deadoriginal_
Marie-clo “Shell” – (t/t) Shell(e), Pt. II EP http://www.marieclo.com
Small Town Titans “The Ride” – (t/t) The Ride CD http://www.smalltowntitans.com @SmallTownTitans
Jess Novak Band “Match” – Standing Now EP http://www.jessrocknovak.com @JessRock87
Sirsy “Stand”- LIke A Drum EP http://www.sirsy.com @SIRSY


Jimmie Bratcher “Government Cheese” – I’m Hungry CD http://www.jimmiebratcher.com @jimmiebratcher
Yarn “Good Lady” – Shine The Light On CD http://www.yarnmusic.net @brooklynyarn
Bloody Jug Band “Lac Du Flambeau” – Stranded CD http://www.bloodyjugband.com @TheBJB
Mary Battiata & Little Pink “Seven Stars” – The Heart, Regardless CD http://www.littlepinktheband.com @MaryBattiata1
Heather Pierson “Lines & Spaces” – (t/t) Lines And Spaces CD http://www.heatherpierson.com @HeatherPierson
Susan Gibson “Compassionate Combat” – (single) http://www.susangibson.com @susannng


Closing music: DJ Flowerdove “Shimmer”
http://www.soundcloud.com/flowerdove2168
Twitter: @flowerdove2168

Running time: 2 hours, 46 minutos

Host: Dan Herman
Co-producer: DJ Flowerdove

Recorded in stereo to 128 kbps 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. This means this work must not be remixed, transformed, nor edited publicly, further upon its publishing, without express permission. Further, full credit must be given to me, (Dan/Radio Crystal Blue), when citing this work. Further still, none of this work is intended for commercial purposes. More info: http://www.creativecommons.org
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Radio Crystal Blue 12/14/17


Radio Crystal Blue, in its 18th year online, is a weekly podcast that
features top songwriters and bands, indie, underground, and touring, in a
freeform format.

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Podomatic:
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This show was published on 12/14/2017

Opening:

Jack Kerouac “Home For Christmas” recital
Tom Waits “Alice” – Alice CD – 2002/Epitaph Records (under “Anti”, sub-label)
Greg Lake – “I Believe In Father Christmas” – Works, Volume 2 LP – 1975/Manticore Records
DJ Flowerdove “Ghost Town Holiday” – (single) – 2016/Dovetrax Productions http://www.soundcloud.com/flowerdove2168 http://www.reverbnation.com/loralouisejones @flowerdove2168
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The Raveonettes “The Christmas Song” http://www.theraveonettes.com @theraveonettes
Gurf Morlix “Christmas In Paradise” – Jenni Finlay Promotions’ Christmas Mix http://www.jennifinlay.com http://www.gurfmorlix.com @gurfmorlix @jennifinlay
Cardboard Ox “Just January” – A Cardboard Ox Christmas CD http://www.cardboardoxmusic.com
Jody Quine & The Big Mr. C. “Got My Eye On You, Santa” http://www.jodyquine.com @jodyquine
Jethro Tull “Pass The Bottle” – The String Quartets CD http://www.jethrotull.com @jethrotull
Miss Tess “Going Downtown” – Baby, We All Know CD http://www.misstessmusic.com @misstessmusic
Carrie Ferguson “To The Moon” – The List Of Whales CD http://www.carriefergusonmusic.com
The Cravens “Highway” – http://www.cravensongs.com
Dizzy Box Nine “Plane Song” – Electric Illusion CD http://www.dizzyboxnine.com
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MJ Hibbett & The Validators “Have A Drink With Us (Drink Doch Eine Met)” (Black Fooss cover) http://www.mjhibbett.net @mjhibbett
Beavis & Butthead – “Dance Of The Sugar Plum Fairy”
Galaxie 500 “Listen, The Snow Is Falling” (Yoko Ono cover) – This Is Our Music CD
Wormburner “The Bells of St. Ignatius” – Made For TV Movies CD http://www.wormburnerband.com @wormburnerband
Mindi Abair & The Boneshakers “Run Run Rudolph” http://www.mindiabair.com @mindiabair
Buddy Guy “Home For Christmas” http://www.buddyguy.net @therealbuddyguy
Ladyshark “Rat Race” – Lovesick CD http://www.ladysharkband.com @ladysharkband
Anthony Gomes “If You Could Rule The World” – Unity CD http://www.anthonygomes.com @anthonygomes
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Dan shares recipe for Swedish Toscakake
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James McMurtry “Holiday Message” http://www.jamesmcmurtry.com @jamesmcmurtry
Rod Picott “Dad’s Drunk Again On Christmas” http://www.rodpicott.com @rodpicott
Michael Martin Murphey “Three Sons” – High Stakes CD http://www.michaelmartinmurphey.com
Mare Wakefield & Nomad “Candles & Carols” – http://www.marewakefield.com @marewakefield
Katie Garibaldi “Star In The East” – Home Sweet Christmas CD http://www.katiegaribaldi.com @katiegaribaldi
Judy Nazemetz “Santa Can’tcha” – Balancing Act CD http://www.judynazemetz.com @judynazemetz @judynazemetzmusic
Hadley Kennary “Speak Fondly” – Momentum EP http://www.hadleykennary.com @hadleykennary
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Frank Viele ” ‘Til The Bourbon’s All Gone (Back In My Arms)” – ‘Til The Bourbon’s All Gone CD http://www.frankvielemusic.com @frankviele
The Staylyns “Christmas, Christmas (The Bestest Time Of Year)” http://www.thestaylyns.com @TheStaylyns
Tenderhooks “Santa” http://www.facebook.com/tenderhooks @tenderhooks4u
José Feliciano (Feat. “FaWiJo”, 6- yr. old Fabian Scharf) – “Feliz Navidad” http://www.josefeliciano.com @WheresJose
Steve Martin & The Steep Canyon Rangers “Strangest Christmas Yet” – TheLong-Awaited Album CD http://www.stevemartin.com @SteveMartinToGo
Patty Carpenter & The Dysfunctional Family Jazz Band “Come Over” – Come Over CD http://www.dfjbmusic.com @familyjazzband
Bett Padgett “The Christmas Cookie Cutters” – At The End Of The Day CD http://www.bettpadgett.com @bettpadgett49
Monica Rizzio “Buttercups” – Washashore Cowgirl CD http://www.monicarizzio.com @monicarizzio
Frank Martin Gilligan “Silver Dollar” – Silver Dollar CD http://www.frankmartingilligan.com @frangill46
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Linus’ Christmas Soliloquy – “A Charlie Brown Christmas” Original release‎: ‎December 9, 1965 (Theme music composer‎: ‎Vince Guaraldi)

Simon & Garfunkel “I Am A Rock” – Sounds of Silence LP
The Pogues with Kirsty MacColl “Fairytale Of New York” – If I Should Fall From Grace With God LP
U2 (The Passengers) with Luciano Pavarotti “Miss Sarajevo” – In The Land Of Blood And Honey (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
Jimi Hendrix “Little Drummer Boy/Silent Night/Auld Lang Syne” – Merry Christmas and Happy New Year LP
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Closing music: DJ Flowerdove “Hallelujah” – (Leonard Cohen cover) http://www.soundcloud.com/flowerdove2168 , http://www.reverbnation.com/loralouisejones
Twitter: @flowerdove2168
Dan’s recitation of Alfred Lord Tennyson’s “Ring Out, Wild Bells”
ABBA “Happy New Year” – Super Trouper LP http://www.abbasite.com
*****

Running time:4 hours, 4minutes
Host: Dan Herman
Production/post-production: Dan Herman and DJ Flowerdove
Atmosphere: merry, bright

Recorded in stereo to 128 kbps bitrate, 44.1 Hz in mp3 format, using Audacity software.

Radio Crystal Blue proudly endorses Teeccino, America’s #1 coffee
alternative http://www.teeccino.com

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*****

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Twitter: @radiocblue

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Dan Herman
Radio Crystal Blue
Celebrating 17 years on the Web
253 537 1096 or 215 995 2234
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dan@radiocrystalblue.net
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twitter: @radiocblue

 

Radio Crystal Blue 11/26/16


 

Radio Crystal Blue, in its 17th year online, is a weekly podcast that
features top
songwriters and bands, indie, underground, and touring, in a freeform
format.
HOW TO LISTEN
Podomatic:
Chirbit    http://chirb.it/enOtvL
Opening music: Lara Herscovitch “Tequila Over Turkey” – There CD
*****
James McMurtry “Remembrance ” http://www.jamesmcmurtry.com @jamesmcmurtry
Slaid Cleaves “Still Fighting The War” – Still Fighting The War CD
Rob McHale “Laura Foster” – Tom Dooley & Friends EP http://www.robmchale.com @RobMcHale1
Mare Wakefield & Nomad “Clementine” – Poet On The Moon CD
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Matt Harlan & Rachel Jones “Warm November” – In The Dark CD
http://www.mattharlan.com @mattharlanmusic
Fred Gillen Jr. “Election Day” – Wage Love CD http://www.fredgillenjr.com @fredgillenjr
Michele D’Amour  & The Love Dealers “Say What You Mean” – Ante Up CD
Miss Marcy & Her Texas Sugardaddys “Deep Ellum” – Deep Ellum Blues CD
Shawn Amos “Hollywood Blues” – The Reverend Shawn Amos Loves You CD
The Argues “The Buoy” – Something New EP http://www.theargues.ca @theargues
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CD FOCUS: Kristin Hersh “Wyatt At The Coyote Palace”  http://www.kristinhersh.com @kristinhersh
From her new CD/book set I read the passages and songs titled “Bright” “In Stitches” and “Bubble Net”
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Jon Pattie “Home” – 3,2,1, EP http://www.jonpattiemusic.com @JonJPattie
Hadley Kennary “24 Hours” – Momentum EP http://www.hadleykennary.com @hadleykennary
Rachel Efron “Terrible Thing To Dream” – Angel No More EP
Sarah McQuaid “The Tide” – Walking Into White CD http://www.sarahmcquaid.com @sarahmcquaid
Kris Delmhorst “The Waking” – The Waking EP http://www.krisdelmhorst.com @krisdelmhorst
Vance Gilbert “I’ll Buy You A Star” – Nearness Of You CD
*******
Closing music: DJ Flowerdove “Densum Chronos” –
@flowerdove2168
Running time: 226 minutes
Recorded in stereo to 128 kbps bitrate, 44.1 Hz in mp3 format, using
Audacity, converted to 96 kbps.
Atmosphere: Cold rain
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Radio Crystal Blue/RCB Novus Ordo week of 5/8/16


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This show was published 5/10/16
Mark Erelli “Look Up” – For A Song CD http://www.markerelli.com
Nate Currin “Birmingham” – The Madman and the Poet CD http://www.natecurrin.com
Veil Unknown “Forever And A Day” – Life Starts Right Now CD
RB Stone “35 Miles To Mobile” -Some Call It Freedom (Some Call It The Blues)
Terri Binion “Orphan Boy” – The Day After The Night Before CD
Bett Padgett “House Carpenter” – All The Tears In The World CD
Running time: 54 minutes
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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:
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Internet Archive:
Shows on this website are kept in perpetuity.
*****
Opening music:
The Orb with Lee “Scratch” Perry “Golden Clouds” – The Orbserver In The Star
House CD
The Orb “Little Fluffy Clouds” – Adventures In The Ultraworld
Ennio Morricone “The Man With The Harmonica” – Once Upon A Time In The West
soundtrack
The Morning Birds “Bloom” – Bloom EP http://www.themorningbirds.com
*****
Lynn Hollyfield “Spring” – In The Balance CD http://www.lynnhollyfield.com
Gathering Time “Westerly” – Keepsake CD http://www.gathering-time.com
Molasses Creek “Weeping Willow Blues” – Waterbound CD http://www.molassescreek.com
Screen Door Porch “Chasin’ Homsteader Blues” – Modern Settler CD
Karen Collins & The Backroads Band “On The Beltway” – No Yodeling On The
Britt Connors “Chasing The Sun” – Warmer Season CD http://www.brittconnors.com
******
These artists are part of this year’s Muses In The Vineyard event in
No Fuss And Feathers “Dream” – Traveling Circus CD http://www.nofussandfeathers.com
Annalise Emerick “The Simple Life” – Field Notes CD http://www.annaliseemerick.com
Loretta Hagen “Where Do I Go” – Mud and Stone CD
Marci Geller “Strong” – Square Peg CD http://www.marcigeller.com
******
Big Jon Atkinson & Bob Corritore “I’m A King Bee” – House Party At Big Jon’s
Delta Moon “Mayfly” – Low Down CD http://www.deltamoon.com
Switchback “Banshee Gumbo” – American Roots & Celtic Soul: Live, Volume 1 CD
Edith Crash “Quand Le Jour Viendra” – Partir CD http://www.edithcrash.com
Love X Stereo “Crossing Rivers” – Glow EP http://www.lovexstereo.com
The Golden Novak Band “Stand” – Rodeo CD http://www.jessrocknovak.com
Sirsy “Tourist” – Sketches & Ghosts EP http://www.sirsy.com
*****
Elaine Romanelli “25” – The Hour Before CD http://www.elaineromanelli.com
The Chapin Sisters “Sleep In” – Today’s Not Yesterday CD
Jeff Campbell “The Movies” – The Kitchen Sink CD http://www.jeffcampbellmusic.com
James McMurtry “Copper Canteen” – Complicated Game CD http://www.jamesmcmurtry.com
Sassparilla “You Took It All” – Magpie CD http://www.sassparilla.info
The Muddy Crows “All I Need” – s/t CD http://www.themuddycrows.com
******
Ben Bedford “The Voyage Of John and Emma” – The Pilot & The Flying Machine
Tim Grimm “Family History” – The Turning Point CD http://www.timgrimm.com
Heather Kropf “Old House Show “- Chrysalis CD http://www.heatherkropf.com
Justin Roth “The Last Time” – Now  You Know CD http://www.justinroth.com
The Levins “Dream Unspoken” – Trust CD http://www.thelevins.com
Aztec Two Step “Ban Vinai” – Cause & Effect CD http://www.aztectwostep.com
*****
Closing music: DJ Flowerdove “Sol Aurora”
Running time: 196 minutos
Atmosphere: young sunny inroad
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
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