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Radio Crystal Blue/RCB Novus Ordo 1/24/16


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This show was published 1/31/16
Rocket 3 “Good Enough” – Burn CD
Gregory Douglass “Every Evening After” – My Hero, The Enemy CD
Keegan McInroe “Begona” – Uncouth Pilgrims CD http://www.keeganmcinroe.com
Skytown “Through Circles” – Outshine The Sun CD http://www.weareskytown.com
Tony Mecca “Shy” – Heavy Mental Gypsies CD http://www.tonymeccamusic.com
The Lucky Sisters “Grateful” – So Lucky CD http://www.theluckysisters.net
Running time: 50 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.
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This show was published 1/31/16
Opening music:
MFSB “Zack’s Groove #2” & “Get Down With The Philly Sound” – Philadelphia
Freedom
David Uoskinnen’s Songs In The Pocket “Soon You’ll Be Gone” – Essential
Songs Of Philadelphia Volume 1 CD http://www.songsinthepocket.org
Salsoul Orchestra “Runaway”
Jefferson Airplane “Today” – Surrealistic Pillow; “Alexander The Medium” –
Long John Silver
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No Fuss and Feathers “Union Pacific” – Traveling Circus CD
Spuyten Duyvil “Lord Franklin” – The Social Music Hour, Volume 1 CD
Don Gallardo “Midnight Sounds” – Hickory CD http://www.dongallardo.com
Jeff Przech “Clinchfield Rail” – Sounds Like Fresh CD http://www.jeffprzech.com
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These Blind Raccoon clients took part in the 2016 International Blues
Georgie Bonds  “Deadly Poison” – Hit It Hard CD http://www.georgiebonds.com
Chris Yakopcic “Smallman Street” – The Next Place I’ll Leave CD
Soul Suga & Diane Durrett “Let Go & Let Groove” – s/t CD
Altered Five Blues Band “Stay Outta My Business” – Cryin’ Mercy CD
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Steel Wool “Here In The Middle” – All The Love In The World CD
Builder Of The House “There is No Hourglass, Only Sand” – Hourglass CD
Fireships “Countdown Time” – s/t CD http://www.fireships.net
Emiko “Call To Arms” – http://www.emikomusic.com
Soraia “Paper Man” – Less Than Zero CD http://www.soraia.com
Bloody Jug Band “Late Shift” – Rope Burn CD http://www.bloodyjugband.com
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RCB FLASHBACK: Year-long feature where I spin whole segments of music I
haven’t aired in years:
Susan Raven “Behind Your Eyes” – Glittering Cities CD http://www.susanraven.co.uk
Anandi “Forgiveness” – The Mirror CD http://www.anandi.com
Joanne Juskus “See Your Face” – s/t CD http://www.joannejuskusmusic.com
The Winstons “Ridge Road Gravel” – Coming Through CD http://www.thewinstons.com
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Annalise Emerick “Boston” – Field Notes CD http://www.annaliseemerick.com
Amy Speace “In Chicago” – That Kind Of Girl CD http://www.amyspeace.com
Mary Gauthier “Walking Each Other Home” –  Trouble And Love CD
Chastity Brown “I Left Home” – Back-Road Highways CD
Jann Klose “Still” – Mosaic CD http://www.jannklose.com
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Karen Collins & The Backroads Band “No Yodeling On The Radio” – No Yodeling
Kris Delmhorst “Blood Test” – Blood Test CD http://www.krisdelmhorst.com
Matt Turk “Say You’ll Live” – Cold Revival CD http://www.turktunes.com
Harpeth Rising “Proof” – Shifted CD http://www.harpethrising.com
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Closing music: DJ Flowerdove “Sol Aurora”
Running time: 3 hours 23 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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EMAIL: dan@radiocrystalblue.net
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Radio Crystal Blue/RCB Novus Ordo week of 9/21/14


Radio Crystal Blue Novus Ordo is a weekly podcast that spotlights brand new music from songwriters and bands. Most of the new music from these artists eventually get heard on my companion radio program, Radio Crystal Blue.
HOW TO LISTEN
Via Big Contact:
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This show was published 9/27/14
Debbie Goodman “I Miss You Too Much” – s/t EP http://www.debbiegoodmanmusic.com
Big John Mills “El Pollo Loco De Tejas” – Honkytonkology CD http://www.bigjohnmills.com
Carmen Lundy “Soul To Soul” – Soul To Soul CD http://www.carmenlundy.com
Gary Clark Jr. “Don’t Owe You A Thang” – Live 2-CD set http://www.garyclarkjr.com
Aaron Nathans & Michael G. Ronstadt “Doing The Best I Can” – Crooked Fiddle CD http://www.aaronnathans.com http://www.michaelronstadt.com
Kenny Butterill “Good Thing That Couldn’t Happen Here” (extended bonus track) – Troubadour Tales CD http://www.kennybutterill.com
Jacob Johnson “The Pamlico Sound” – One-Take Jake CD http://www.jacobjohnsontunes.com
Running time: 68 minutos
Recorded in stereo to 128kbps bitrate, 44.1 Hz in mp3 format using Audacity software.
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All content on Radio Crystal Blue is free to listen and share via Creative Commons License version 4.0, non-derivative, non-commercial, full attribution. More info: http://www.creativecommons.org
Please consider contributing to Radio Crystal Blue, which cannot truly exist without your support and suggestions for musical content. There is a Paypal button at the homepage at http://www.radiocrystalblue.net
Here’s Radio Crystal Blue:

Radio Crystal Blue is my 13-year-old freeform radio program, usually publishing Wednesdays or Thursdays in podcast 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. Shows in this FeedPlayer are archived for a year.
Shows accessed via archive.org are always available.
This show was published 9/27/14
Opening music:
“Dance Of The Dream Man” – Twin Peaks soundtrack
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*Disappear Fear “Farmland And The Sky” – Broken Film CD http://www.disappearfear.com
*Marc Black “Born Again American” – Sometime A Spark CD http://www.marcblack.com
*Jim Photoglo “Brown Eyed Boy” – Halls Of My Heart CD http://www.jimphotoglo.com
Loretta Hagen “Take Me” – Mud and Stone CD http://www.lorettahagen.com
Lynn Hollyfield “Cul De Sac” – In The Balance CD http://www.lynnhollyfield.com
Claudia Schmidt “Nothing” – New Whirled Order CD http://www.claudiaschmidt.com
Lisa Biales “Mask” – Belle Of The Blues CD http://www.lisabiales.com
Brooks Williams “Mercury Blues” – New Everything CD http://www.brookswilliams.com
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The Portraits “Malala” – Life In Sepia CD http://www.theportraitsmusic.com
*Antje Duvekot “Noah’s Titanic” – New Siberia CD  http://www.antjeduvekot.com
*Amy Speace “Feathers & Wishbones” – How To Sleep In A Stormy Boat CD http://www.amyspeace.com
Star Anna “Only Guessing” – The Sky Is Falling http://www.staranna.com
Tony Mecca “Yeah, Yeah, Yeah” – Hello, Goodbye & Everything In Between CD http://www.tonymeccamusic.com
Andy Hawk & The Train Wreck Endings “Thoughts While Driving Home” – Sorta Kinda Maybe CD http://www.andyhawk.com
The Plastic Pals “Travelling” – http://www.theplasticpals.se
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Roger Silverberg hosts his 9th Annual Songwriter’s night in Huntington, NY on 9/27:
Roger Silverberg “Need” – Major Seventh Heaven CD http://www.rogersilverberg.com
Ray Lambiase “The Ghost That I Can’t Give Up” – Time Leaves Things Behind CD http://www.raylambiase.com
Deborah Lombardi “Ghost Of You” – Sweet Revenge CD http://www.deborahlombardi.com
Danielle Miraglia “Loud Talker” Box Of Troubles CD http://www.daniellem.com
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*Carolann Solebello “Concentrate” – Steel and Salt CD http://www.carolannsolebello.com
*The YaYas “Price Of Progress” – Paper Boats CD http://www.wearetheyayas.com
*Karyn Oliver “Weeping Willow Road” – Magdalene CD http://www.karynoliver.com
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Molasses Creek “Joe Bell Flowers” – Something Worth Having CD http://www.molassescreek.com
Rani Arbo & Daisy Mayhem “Bridges” – Some Bright Morning CD http://www.raniarbo.com
Beggar’s Ride “Sunless Sky” – s/t CD http://www.beggarsride.com
Lara Herscovitch “Better Left Unread” – Four Wise Monkeys CD http://www.laraherscovitch.com
Dan & Faith “There Is A Path” – Simple Grace CD http://www.danandfaith.com
Andrew Calhoun “Walk Easy” – Living Room CD http://www.andrewcalhoun.com
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Closing music: DJ Flowerdove “Shimmer” (Radio edit)  http://www.reverbnation.com/loralouisenichols
Running time: 176 minutos
Recorded in stereo to 128kbps bitrate, 44.1 Hz in mp3 format using Audacity software.
Atmosphere: damn good
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All content on Radio Crystal Blue is free to listen and share via Creative Commons License version 4.0, non-derivative, non-commercial, full attribution. More info: http://www.creativecommons.org
Please consider contributing to Radio Crystal Blue, which cannot truly exist without your support and suggestions for musical content. There is a Paypal button at the homepage at http://www.radiocrystalblue.net
Dan Herman/Radio Crystal Blue:
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2159952234
twitter: @radiocblue

Radio Crystal Blue/RCB Novus Ordo 6/1/14 audio/links


Radio Crystal Blue Novus Ordo is a weekly podcast that spotlights brand new
music from songwriters and bands. Most of the new music from these artists
eventually get heard on my companion radio program, Radio Crystal Blue.

HOW TO LISTEN

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mp3: https://radiocrystalblue.files.wordpress.com/2014/06/rcbnew060114.mp3
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. All shows
accessed via this player are archived for one year.

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Shows accessed via archive.org are always available.

Stitcher: http://stitcher.com/s?eid=33958682

This show was published 6/6/14
Red June “Gabriel’s Storm” – Ancient Dreams CD www.redjunemusic.com

Neale Eckstein “Click” – Click CD www.nealeeckstein.com
Bar Scott “Running Away” – Journey CD www.barscott.com
Abe Loomis “I Need A Reason” – The Early Treasures CD www.abeloomismusic.com
Carrie Elkin & Danny Schmidt “Sky Picked Blue” – For Keeps CD www.carrieelkin.com www.dannyschmidt.com
Matt Nakoa “Stormchaser” – A Dozen Other Loves CD www.mattnakoa.com

Running time: 48 minutos

Here’s RCB proper:
Radio Crystal Blue is my 13-year-old freeform radio program, usually
publishing Wednesdays or Thursdays in podcast format.
HOW TO LISTEN
Via Big Contact:
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RSS: http://www.bigcontact.com/radiocrystalblu/rss
mp3: https://radiocrystalblue.files.wordpress.com/2014/06/rcblive060114.mp3
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. Shows in this
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Artists who are sharing gigs are denoted with *
This show was published on 6/6/14.

“Like windows down/In early June/Driving fast/I’ll get to you/And I won’t hesitate”

Opening music:
Primal Scream “Don’t Fight It, Feel It” – Screamadelica
The Stone Roses “I Am The Resurrection” – s/t
Midnight Oil “Surf’s Up Tonight” – Breathe
Fretblanket – “Into The Ocean” – Home Truths From Abroad
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Spuyten Duyvil “The Window” – Temptation CD http://www.spuytenduyvilmusic.com
McMule “The Window” – Whiskeytalk CD http://www.mcmule.com
The Steel Wheels “Until The Summer Comes” – No More Rain CD http://www.thesteelwheels.com
Moore & Moore “Summer Love” – Show Me Your Country CD http://www.mooreandmooreonline.com
Screen Door Porch “Polka Dot Dress” – The Fate & The Fruit CD http://www.screendoorporch.com
Mark Erelli “Mother Of Mysteries” – Little Vigils CD http://www.markerelli.com
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Marina V “Say Hello” – Inner Superhero CD http://www.marinav.com
Tony Mecca “Plain Jane and Average Joe” – Hello, Goodbye & Everything In Between CD http://www.tonymeccamusic.com
Joe Taylor “Here and Gone” – Anything’s Possible CD http://www.joetaylorofficial.com
The Train Wreck Endings “Mason-Dixon Line” – Shhh!!! CD http://www.andyhawk.com
Antigone Rising “Magnolia On The Breeze” – Whiskey & Wine Volume 1 EP http://www.antigonerising.com
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Sara Petite “Drinkin’ To Remember” – Circus Comes To Town CD
Andrew McKnight & Beyond Borders “Worried Man’s Blues” – One Virginia Night CD http://www.andrewmcknight.net
*Lara Herscovitch “Time” – Four Wise Monkeys CD http://www.laraherscovitch.com
*Amy Speace “Hesitate” – How To Sleep In A Stormy Boat CD http://www.amyspeace.com
The Chapin Sistes “Left All Alone” – Two CD http://www.thechapinsisters.com
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Justine Dorsey “Dark Side” – Under Construction EP http://www.justinedorsey.com
Jill Cagney “Missing” – Nerves Of Steel EP http://www.jillcagney.com
Lily Wilson “Build It Again” – Harbour CD http://www.lilywilson.com
The Portraits “Return” – Life In Sepia CD http://www.theportraitsmusic.com
*Zoe Mulford “Pocket Fulla Quarters” – Coyote Wings CD
*Pat Wictor “Bordertown” – Living Ever-Lovin’ Live CD http://www.patwictor.com
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Closing music: Pharaoh’s Daughter “By Way Of Haran” – Haran CD
http://www.pharaohsdaughter.com

Running time: 186 minutos
Atmosphere: resurrection
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http://www.bigcontact.com/radiocrystalblu
twitter: @radiocblue

Radio Crystal Blue/RCB Novus Ordo week of 7/21/13


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 7/25/13
Tommy Z “I Got Your Back” – Sometimes CD www.tommyzband.com
Tinsley Ellis “The Milky Way” – Get It! CD www.tinsleyellis.com
The CD Woodbury Band “Burn The Bridge” – Monday Night! CD www.cdwoodbury.com
Emiko “Lost In England” – Moving The Universe, Part I EP www.emikomusic.com
Grand Marquis “Blues And Trouble” – Blues And Trouble CD www.grandmarquis.net
David Egan “Outta Mississippi” – s/t CD www.davidegan.net
Joe Silva “Out Of The Rain” – Blue CD www.thejoesilvawebsite.com
Les Lucky “Shades Of Blue” – Frets & Hammers CD www.leslucky.com
 
 
Running time: 74 minutos
Moon: loud and shimmery
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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
 
Please consider contributing to this unique freeform radio program. RCB cannot exist without the support of listeners and fans of indie/underground/DIY/up-coming/touring talent that I freely share each and every week. There is a PayPal button active at the Home tab and the main post page at www.radiocrystalblue.net

Here’s RCB proper:

Radio Crystal Blue is my long-running standard freeform radio program. The
show exists as a weekly podcast.
Listen here:
(1) The FeedPlayer on my home page (visible with Flash-supported browsers)
www.radiocrystalblue.net and available to stream/download/share. Click the
pop-up link at the ‘home’ tab.
(2) If you cannot view the FeedPlayer, try a different browser, or get
Flash, or try my podcast provider at www.bigcontact.com/radiocrystalblu
(3) .mp3: https://radiocrystalblue.files.wordpress.com/2013/07/rcblive072113.mp3

(4) RSS: www.bigcontact.com/radiocrystalblu/rss

Artists who are sharing gigs are denoted with * symbols.
This show was distributed on 7/25/13

Opening music: The Orb with Lee “Scratch” Perry “Hold Me Upsetter” – The Orbserver In The Star House CD
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These artists are featured performers in the upcoming Falcon Ridge Folk Festival, 8/2-4:
Mary Gauthier “Our Lady Of The Shooting Stars” – Live At Blue Rock CD www.marygauthier.com
Vance Gilbert “Dragonfly Wings” – Old White Men CD www.vancegilbert.com
Ellis Paul “Once Upon A Summertime” – The Day After Everything Changed CD www.ellispaul.com
Dar Williams “Summer Child” – In The Time Of Gods CD www.darwilliams.com
Nerissa & Katryna Nields “Back at the Fruit Tree” – The Full Catastrophe CD www.nields.com
The Kennedys “Cradle To a Boat” – Closer Than You Know CD www.kennedysmusic.com
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Jessie Kilguss & Radio Gold “Ringleader” – The Sky Road CD www.jessiekilguss.com
Miss Tess “If You Wanna Be My Man” – Sweet Talk CD www.misstessmusic.com
The Symbols “Ephemeral” – s/t EP www.thesymbols.net
Tony Mecca “Hello” – Hello, Goodbye & Everything In Between CD www.tonymeccamusic.com
John Brodeur “Easier” – Tiger Pop Ten CD www.johnbrodeur.com
The Como Brothers Band “I Want To” (single) – www.comobrothersband.com
Stefani Rose “Reaching Out” – Reaching Out EP www.stefanirosemusic.com
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The Mad Tea Party “I Never Was A Cool One” – Found A Reason CD www.themadtea.wordpress.com
Voodoo Swing “Seein’ Double Boogie” – Fast Cars, Guitars, Tattoos & Scars CD www.voodooswing.net www.electriclotuslabel.com
Delorentos “Swimmer” – Little Sparks CD www.delorentos.net
Sirsy “She’s Coming Apart” – Coming Into Frame CD www.sirsy.com
Pigeon Park “Only Us Fools” – s/t EP www.pigeonparkmusic.com
Polarcode “Supernatural” – Supernatural EP http://www.polarcodemusic.com
The Dan Sheehan Conspiracy “Shown The Light” – Are You Conspirienced? CD www.dansheehan.net
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Owen Danoff “Have I Ever Fallen” – Never Trust A Man EP www.owendanoff.com
Tom Principato “Sweet Angel” – A Part Of Me CD www.tomprincipato.com
Kristi Martel “This Space Is All Mine” – The Sacred Whore Demos CD www.kristimartel.com
Beggar’s Ride “Women Across The River” – s/t CD www,beggarsride.com
Carla Hassett “Vinheta Luz” – Circulo CD www.carlamusic.com
David Garlitz “Luz y mar” – EP www.davidgarlitz.com
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More featured artists in this year’s Falcon Ridge Folk Festival www.falconridgefolk.com :
Spuyten Duyvil “One Fine Day” – New Amsterdam CD www.spuytenduyvilmusic.com
Gathering Time “Sincerely Yours” – Red Apples And Gold CD www.gatheringtimetrio.com
Jason Spooner “Let It Go” – Sea Monster CD www.jasonspooner.com
Red Molly “Hold It All” – Light In The Sky CD www.redmolly.com
The YaYas “Willing Heart” – Paper Boats CD www.wearetheyayas.com
Annie Wenz “Coyote Calls” & “Lone Coyote”- Ride The Sky CD www.anniewenz.com
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*Dan May “Down The Road” – Dying Breed CD www.danmaycd.com
*Liz Longley “We Run” – s/t CD www.lizlongley.com
The Levins “My Friend Hafiz” – Troubled CD www.thelevinsmusic.com
Shanna Underwood “Dusty Books” – Fieldnotes From A Caravan CD www.reverbnation.com/shannaunderwood
Aztec Two-Step “Shantytown” – Cause & Effect CD www.aztectwostep.com
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Closing music: Coyote Oldman “Between The Colors” – Under An Ancient Sky CD www.valley-entertainment.com
Running time: 4 hours
Moon: loud and shimmery

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
Next show will be recorded and distributed in the week of 7/28/13

Please consider contributing to this unique freeform radio program. RCB cannot exist without the support of listeners and fans of indie/underground/DIY/up-coming/touring talent that I freely share each and every week. There is a PayPal button active at the Home tab and the main post page at http://www.radiocrystalblue.net