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Radio Crystal Blue and RCB Novus Ordo 11/18/12


Radio Crystal Blue: Novus Ordo spotlights CDs that are debuting on my
standard freeform radio program, Radio Crystal Blue. The show exists as a
weekly podcast.
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(4) RSS: www.bigcontact.com/radiocrystalblu/rssThis show was distributed on 11/21/12

The Silver Snails “Beatrice Russo” – The 7 Melodies CD www.thesilversnails.com
Bourbon & Bliss “All Lined Up” – A Drop Of Romance EP www.reverbnation.com/bourbonbliss
Vagus “go” – Pronounced:Vegas EP www.vagusmusic.com
Irina “Something About You” – single www.irinaglobal.com
Sons Of The Never Wrong “Sword & Pen” – King Fisher King CD www.sons.com
Justin McMahon “Pretty Words” – Second Chances & Irreparable Mistakes CD www.justinmcmahon.com
Sarah Solovay “Superwoman” – Superwoman EP www.sarahsolovay.com
Richard Thorne “Something Is Better Than This” – Coming From The End CD www.richardthornemusic.com

Running time: 57 minutos
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Here’s RCB proper:
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(4) RSS: www.bigcontact.com/radiocrystalblu/rssThis show was distributed on 11/21/12.

Artists who are appearing at events together are marked by * and **


Opening music:

Arlo Guthrie “Alice’s Restaurant Massacre (The Massacre Revisited)” – Alice’s Restaurant Massacre (The Massacre Revisited) album
Lara Herscovitch “Tequila Over Turkey” – There CD www.laraherscovitch.com
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*Sirsy “Wishless” – BYOB CD www.sirsy.com
*Bound By Substance “Wail” – Dead Wrong EP www.boundbysubstance.com
Lisa Bianco “No Doubt About It” – Momentum CD www.lisabianco.com
Frank Palangi “Remembrance” – s/t EP www.reverbnation.com/frankpalangi
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New Music Sampler #1: Reviving this old segment to introduce some brand new recorded music within the rotation.
The Nite Lights “Eureka” – Tumbling Hearts EP www.thenitelights.com
The Sanderlings “Where Have You Been?” – Awesome Opossum CD www.facebook.com/thesanderlings
The Mason Affair “Spend Some Time” – Eyes On Fire CD www.themasonaffair.com
Drew Schultz “Not Enough” – Back To Class CD www.dsdrums.com
The Chevin “Love Is Just A Game” – Borderland CD www.the-chevin.com
Big Rock Club “Hey Man” – Extinction CD www.bigrockclub.com
Emergency Service “So Many Nights” – s/t EP www.emergencyserviceband.com
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Social Hero “Bear Skin Rug” – www.socialhero.com
Aqua Cherry “Drowning In The Shallow End” – Drowning In The Shallow End CD www.reverbnation.com/aquacherry
Theopolis James “Free The Patients” – A Different Kind Of Evil CD www.thirstyrecords.com
This Is She “Misery” – s/t EP www.thisisshemusic.com
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CD Focus: Trouble In The Fields: An Artists’ Tribute To Nanci Griffith www.paradiddlemusic.com
This album with 14 of Nanci’s songs, is produced by Pete & Maura Kennedy, who
play on several of the tracks. Profits from the album benefit Mines Advisory
Group, an NGO that ‘clears landmines, unexploded ordinances, and other remnants
of conflict for the benefit of communities worldwide’ www.maginternational.org

From this CD I spun:

 

Carolyn Hester “I Don’t Wanna Talk About Love” – www.carolynhester.com
Stacey Earle & Mark Stuart “Love At The Five And Dime” – www.staceyandmark.com
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Mad Tea Party “Whaddaya Want” – Found A Reason CD www.themadtea.com
Tweed Funk “Smooth Taste” – Love Is… CD www.tweedfunk.com
Remember September “Can’t Fix My Fixations” – The Roads We Travel CD www.rememberseptemberband.com
Achilles Wheel “Down In The Mine” – Thirteen Hours CD www.achilleswheel.com
Andrew McKnight & Beyond Borders “How High The Mountain” – One Virginia Night CD www.andrewmcknight.net
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New Music Sampler #2:

 

von Grey “Take Me Down” – s/t EP www.vongreymusic.com
Placid Blue “We’ve Been Lost” – Beneath Your Sky CD www.placidblueaband.com
Will West & The Friendly Strangers “Breathe In” – Sunshine CD www.willwestmusic.com
Hat Check Girl “Under Those Trees” – Road To Red Point CD www.hatcheckgirl.net
Chase Gassaway “Friends At A Bar” – ‘Take Two” original soundtrack www.chasegassaway.com
Sly Blue “Look In Your Eyes” – Edge Of The World CD www.slybluemusic.com
Jen Miller “Steal My Heart” – Forget The Dirty Hearts CD www.jenmillermusic.com
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The Brehms “You And Me” – s/t CD www.thebrehmsband.com
Vance Gilbert “You Should Be Here” – Old White Men CD www.vancegilbert.com
Teresa Storch “Holiday” – Stream Of Concrete CD www.teresastorch.com
The Portraits “Real World” – Counterbalance CD www.theportraitsmusic.com
Aztec Two-Step “What Would The Indians Say” – Cause & Effect CD www.aztectwostep.com
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Closing music: Gabrielle Roth & The Mirrors “Speaking Curves” – Jhoom: The Intoxication Of Surrender CD www.ravenrecording.com

 

Running time: 4 hours, 11 minutos.All content of Radio Crystal Blue’s programming is free to listen and share
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Next show will be recorded and distributed in the week of 11/25/12

Listen for a new compilation that will be profiled in CD Focus from the next show through January.Dan Herman/Radio Crystal Blue:
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Radio Crystal Blue and RCB Novus Ordo 9/2/12


Radio Crystal Blue: Novus Ordo spotlights CDs that are debuting on my
standard freeform radio program, Radio Crystal Blue. The show exists as a
weekly podcast.

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This show was distributed on 9/5/12

Good Co “Swing It Brother” – Electro Swing For the Masses CD www.goodcomusic.com
Theopolis James “Bummer” – A Different Kind Of Evil CD www.thirstyrecords.com
Har-di-Har “The Parade” – www.facebook.com/hardihar.music
Frank Palangi “Drivin’ These Lines” – s/t EP www.reverbnation.com/frankpalangi
Chris Smither “Rosalie” (hidden track) – Hundred Dollar Valentine CD www.smither.com
Stan Martin “Walk Away” – Distilled Influences CD www.stanmartin.net
Andrew McKnight & Beyond Borders “Dancing In The Rain” – One Virginia Night CD www.andrewmcknight.net
Erin Thomas “Gone” – You Don’t Know Me CD www.sweeterin.com
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Running time: 64 minutos
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Here’s RCB proper:
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This show was distributed on 9/5/12.
Artists who are appearing at events together are marked by * and **
“And you’ll never hear surf music again…”
Another RCB tradition, celebrating the unofficial end of summer and beginning of autumn:
Opening music:
The Doors “Bird Of Prey” – An American Prayer
Fatboy Slim “Sunset (Bird Of Prey) – Halfway Between The Gutter And The Stars
The Cure “The Last Day Of Summer” – Bloodflowers
Dick Dale “Temple Of Gizeh” – Calling Up Spirits
Jimi Hendrix Experience “Third Stone From The Sun” – Are You Experienced?
John Coltrane “I’m Old Fashioned” – Blue Train
Roxy Music “Sunset” – Stranded
Pamela Wyn Shannon “tree song” – Nature’s Bride www.girlhenge.com
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 Randy Stern “Into Your Heart” – Give CD www.randystern.info
Megan Slankard “Fair Enough And Farewell” – A Token Of The Wreckage CD www.meganslankard.com
Eleanor Fye “Best Place to Hide” – Love Stays On CD www.eleanorfye.com
*Cary Cooper “Nothing In The Middle” – Pink Umbrella CD www.carycooper.com
*Vance Gilbert “Go” – old white men CD www.vancegilbert.com
Caroline Herring “Maiden Voyage” – Camilla CD www.carolineherring.com
Liz Longley “Free” – hot loose wire CD www.lizlongley.com
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 John Brodeur “Changing Your Mind” – Tiger Pop Ten CD www.johnbrodeur.com
Eliane Amherd “don’t give up on me” – Now And From Now On CD www.elianeperforms.com
Kristi Martel “Here In My House” – The Sacred Whore Demos CD www.kristimartel.com
John Batdorf “Real Life” – One Last Wish CD www.johnbatdorfmusic.com
the matthew show “Little Town” www.thematthewshow.com
Fellaheen “Unrealized” – Death & Frolic CD www.fellaheen.com
Jack Grace Band “Drank Yourself Into A Corner” – Drinking Songs For Lovers CD www.jackgrace.com
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 *Professor Louie & The Crowmatix “Time Moves On” – Wings On Fire CD www.professorlouie.com
*Roosevelt Dime “Where Did You Go?” – Steamboat Soul CD www.rooseveltdimemusic.com
Tweed Funk “Fine Wine” – Love Is CD www.tweedfunk.com
Aqua Cherry “Seasons” – Drowning In The Shallow End CD www.facebook.com/aquacherry
Countless Thousands “The Devil And Davey Munch” – We’re Just Really Excited To Be Here CD www.countlessthousands.com
*Blue Sour “Mitzy” – S.U.A.D. CD www.bluesour.com
*HuDost “Carriage” – Trapeze CD www.hudost.com
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 These artists are performing at the upcoming CT Folk Festival, New Haven
CT, 9/8:
*Danielle Miraglia “Drive” – Box Of Troubles CD www.daniellem.com
Putnam Smith “this mountain ain’t my home” – we could be beekeepers CD www.putnamsmith.com
Brian Kalinec “Nowhere At All” – The Fence CD www.briankalinec.com
Loretta Hagen “Where Do I Go” – Mud and Stone CD www.lorettahagen.com
Fred Arcoleo “These Four Walls” – www.reverbnation.com/fredarcoleo
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*Annie Wenz “Promised Land” – Ride The Sky CD www.anniewenz.com
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 *Susan Levine “Killing The Blues” – Atlas CD www.susanjlevine.com
*The Boxcar Lilies “Green River Blues” – heartwood CD www.boxcarlilies.com
*Beth DeSombre “Crawfordsville, Indiana” – At Home In This Town CD www.bethdesombre.com
Brother Sun “Shine” – s/t CD www.brothersunmusic.com
Lara Herscovitch “From A Bridge” – Four Wise Monkeys CD www.laraherscovitch.com
Fred Gillen Jr. “This Old Car” – Silence Of The Night CD www.fredgillenjr.com
Jean Mann “memory’s dusty road” – dream of goats CD www.jeanmann.net
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Closing music: Robert Sadin “Comment” – art of love: music of machaut CD www.robertsadin.com
Running time: 4 hours, 32 minutos.

All content of Radio Crystal Blue’s programming is free to listen and share
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Next show will be recorded and distributed in the week of 9/9/12

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Radio Crystal Blue week of 7/29/12 news


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NEXT SHOW will be published on or about August 1 and will be available for
the rest of the year. It’s true. Even if you miss hearing a show the week I
record, you can always find it within the FeedPlayer’s archive of older
shows.
Owing to schedule demands, I usually publish on Wednesdays or as soon as
possible thereafter.
You will hear music in several segments of top indie/DIY/underground
songwriters and bands.
RCB Novus Ordo will also air separately. On this show I spin one song from
8 songs in one sitting and give you background info of each artist.
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On Wednesday, I attended a showcase at The Grape Room, featuring music by
The StereoFidelics and The Trews, along with local band Theopolis James.
Exciting music from all three bands and yours truly with equally exciting
photos and videos (er, yeah. My bias).
VIDEO:
The StereoFidelics: http://youtu.be/eAhV3fDR21A
The Trews: http://youtu.be/a4dz7otSDYI

PHOTOS:
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Some RCB LOVE for wholesome online mentions to:
www.thirstyrecords.com
www.thetrewsmusic.com
www.bigbusdream.com

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I will be on Skype remotely interviewing several artists as part of Ariel
Publicity’s 6th Digital Press Conference, on July 31:
Jenn Summers www.reverbnation.com/jennsummers
Jesse Terry www.jesseterrymusic.com
The October Project www.octoberproject.net

More about this event at www.arielpublicity.com

WORK: I’m seeking a day job in the areas of support/admin/clerical/research,
within a 15 mile radius of Philadelphia. Contact me if you know of a job
that befits my requirements.

There are days I wake up and wonder what the heck I’m doing with my life and
times. Encouraged by a particular book (suggested by 2 musician friends), I
am watching my energy patterns a bit more. I’m convinced that my work with
covering music events is the sort of work I’d like to do full-time. How to
make it pay, and profit? I’m not sure just yet.

I’ve just read about the demise of Kenny’s Castaways, a venue on historic
Bleecker Street that will be replaced by yet another restaurant or some
such. I have positive memories of Kenny’s, a fine to chill and hear music,
with a number of tables up front, a non-obtrusive stage area, a long bar,
good unpretentious food, and acres of history. I had recorded Elaine
Romanelli and Meredith Blis there. I had also seen acts as varied as Dave
Rave; Whisperado; an International Pop Overthrow Event; a battle of the
bands I don’t recall the winners of, and more. Last time I was there, maybe
3 years go, on my way out I ran into two of the guys from the band Yarn. I
had known them for years prior. They are positively blowing up as far an
indie artists go. www.kennyscastaways.net

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TWITTER FIVE TO FOLLOW: These are the last 5 folks that I’m following who
follow back: @BFTGBAND @vajratemple @JoeJordanExpri @TweedFunk @ZipTunes
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COVERAGE:
I do audio interviews, photos, video, and audio of live events. You can see
and hear evidence across my Facebook and YouTube channels, plus the field
recording FeedPlayer.Time, location and expense will be taken into account
before taking on a job.

Right now here’s what I’ve planned to see and cover for you:

8/18 is The Mont Clare Summer Jam in Mont Clare, PA, with acts such as
headliners Blue Coupe (members of Blue Oyster Cult & Alice Cooper), Low
Society, and regional acts like Kingsnake, The Watchmen, The Noid, and
others. My exact involvement is undetermined at this moment.
www.rocknrolltheworld.com for more.

I’m seeking at least 1 gig to review in both early and late August.

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RCB REVIEW:
RCB Novus Ordo: Eliane Amherd’s sophisticated urban jazz returns to my
airwaves here. Alongsides are: Planetary Nights (having Eric Ambel in the
producer’s chair for this roots rock effort tells you how good the quality
is); TweedFunk bringing in that funk straight outta Milwaukee; Big Bus
Dream, on RCB sponsor Wampus Multimedia’s music label, and the worldbeat
sounds of Vajra. Also we hear Dovetail, a loose collection of classic and
contemporary folk artists with a real freedom of expression and
collaboration.

RCB proper: I can’t remember a shorter show than this one was, all of 2
hours and 40 minutos. The Orb, featuring Lee “Scratch” Perry are first up
with a new single, preluding a new album! The Orb are one of my all-time
faves. Segment 1: Rachael Sage, Jessie Kilguss & Radio Gold, and Jennings
all perform a Relay For Life event on 7/28 in Geneva NY. Gina Holsopple,
von Grey, and D.B. Rielly are part of the Oswego (NY) Harborfest this
weekend. Speaking of, I am enthused for von Grey’s success and am looking
forward to hearing of their experiences playing bigger venues and places
around the country. Segment 2: Songs from Kurt Henry and Blue Rodeo have a
very similar feel here. 2 songs reflecting on the state of things in the US
after this (Val Emmich & The Veeries, and the duos of Makar and Schwervon!).
Segment 3: The Steel Wheels & Sons Of The Never Wrong are at the Flint (MI)
Folk Music Festival this weekend. Similar vibe of songs by Justin James and
Roger Silverberg. Segment 4: Red Molly with a song cowritten by Amy Speace
and Jonathan Byrd.

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@ The Grape Room 7/25/12


A balmy sunset greeted me as I strode through The Grape Room‘s doors, just a bit after 8pm, running late, tho the music was right on time. I caught most of the set by the opening act, Collingswood NJ rock band Theopolis James. This power trio has a snarling bass that powers the sound. They are fully original, tho one can hear the mild influences of 70’s classic rock bands such as Blue Oyster Cult and Deep Purple, measured jams, plus varied measures. “The Day Ahead Of Me” started out with a reggae feel, then got into a brief downbeat chorus, then 4-4 very briefly, and maybe a different measure with the bridge. Another song was more harmonic in vocals, which is the perfect counter to such throwback sounds. I really would like to know what sort of 5-string bass Joe Jandura was playing. Beside drummer Miles Holland’s kit were 2 drink, one green, another orange. One only wonders what those were. Talking afterward with Ted Bunch, who is the frontman and also founder of Thirsty Records, he mentions being focused on community and being true to one’s indie roots. Ted was kind to give me a new Theopolis James CD, just 2 days out of the printing shop, titled “A Different Kind Of Evil”. Upon first listen, I already am a fan of “Bummer”, with a well mixed blend of electric and bass guitars. Ted and Miles share vocal duties. From the live set, I recall “Bummer” being part of the mix. Turns out that this song, and “The Day Ahead Of Me” are Miles’ own compositions. The main chords were very familiar, possibly a take-off of some familar (read: VERY familiar) rock song and yet I cannot, for the life of me, place where I’ve heard it before. One of those things that really bug me. But enjoyable nevertheless. Certainly one you’ll like also if you’re into elements of 70’s classic rock.
In the brief interludes of quiet during Theopolis James’ set, I was able to get a few words into Melissa McGinley, one half of power duo (yes, you read that right) The StereoFidelics. Chatting with Melissa, she seems really happy to be back in Philly, and looking forward to upcoming gigs in New England before returning home to NC sometime in August, and then a month or so back on the road. They had been in Colorado earlier in the month while the wildfires were mostly uncontained. Melissa says the smoke could be smelled clearly in the air. The duo tour seemingly half of one calendar year at a time when they’re not otherwise in the studio. Speaking of, they are just putting finishing on a new studio CD. Their prior effort was a live recording in Binghamton NY. For tonight’s show, they planned to show off most of the songs that will appear on the as-yet-untitled CD. For the uninitiated among you, The StereoFidelics operate about 5 different instruments. Chris Padgett is up front working various guitar and bass pedals with plugins on bare feet, strapping on a powerful bass guitar. Melissa handles nearly all vocals on the drumkit. For one song she wielded violin. Their roles are well defined, even off stage; she handles the merch and much of the talking, while Chris does much of the heavy lifting. They have a big van, with 2 pit bull-mixed dogs (true ‘road dogs’, one barely rescued from a shelter) as a neat escape from the stresses of touring.
 
What’s left to say about superb Canadian rock import The Trews that hasn’t already been said or typed? Having seen them prior at North Star Bar, I knew what to expect. Tonight I had to be prepared to experience them with much closer contact, as The Grape Room is a much smaller stage. I spoke with bassist Jack Syperek just prior to showtime.
Set list: World I Know, Not Ready To Go (big favorite of the crowd), So She’s Leaving, Burned, Hope & Ruin, Oceans/Making Sunshine (dedicated to a fan named Janine, who saw the band play at Art Park in Lewiston NY last week), Poor Ol’ Broken Hearted Me, and Hold Me In Your Arms. Two-song encore of Highway Of Heroes and One By One. Much of the crowd toward the end of the set appeared to be the well-heeled Manayunk locals. Can’t beat $3 Yuenglings.
The Trews have swagger, serious rock stylings with a minimal of flash. As I often say about Canadian bands, they leave blood on the stage, being honest and visceral all at once. The songs are instantly memorable, full of vigor and fire, mainly from lead vox Colin McDonald.
Future dates for The Trews see them with Northeast dates for the remainder of July, then all across their home of Canada for much of August.
VIDEO of The TrewsJosh Harris finished the event up. I was able to stay for just the first 2 songs, given a rather long setup time, and me having to get home at a halfway decent hour. Josh was armed with acoustic, plus bassist. I honestly could not discern his particular style 2 songs in, and there just isn’t much info on the Internet to figure out where he comes from.
 
More photos at the Facebook gallery