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Radio Crystal Blue 8/11/13 news


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NEXT SHOW will be published on or about August 14 and will be available for about 1 year. 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.
Some RCB traditions are in place for this particular program!

RCB Novus Ordo is a separate podcast with 7 songs, one each from a brand new recording. I spin the music and give you some backstory of each.

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The very latest: I’m still with this financial situation that has not changed all that much in the last week. The rent is still due and there are the utility bills that are also having to be processed. I’m currently identifying agencies that may assist in shouldering the burden. If it weren’t for all of your donations the past few weeks, this situation surely would have escalated into something darker and more encompassing than it already is. Thank you very much for your support!
My goals have remained the same. I can summarize for you here but it’s best you read my post from last month that explains what I want. https://radiocrystalblue.net/2013/07/28/my-personal-and-radio-vision/
Will you help me to hold this vision?
JOE SILVA, a songwriter whom I debuted on RCB Novus Ordo, will be my next audio interview subject next week. Once the interview is complete, I will publish to my interview-based FeedPlayer, linked at my website and at www.bigcontact.com/radiocrystalbluefield From this player you can download, stream and share prior audio content. More of Joe at www.thejoesilvawebsite.com
 
There are times like now, being away from live events for so long, that I have ‘cabin fever’ and must partake in some activity, despite the way things appear in my life. So I’m likely to attend one or even two music events and review for the website. I will be certain to include photos, audio and video where appropo.
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5 YEARS AGO this week here are some artists that I gave airplay to: Carrie Elkin (debut), Natalie Gelman, Tori Sparks, Whisperado, Kyler England, Emily Zuzik, Kathy Zimmer, Annie Keating, Romantica. More: http://launch.groups.yahoo.com/group/radiocrystalblue/message/2523
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RCB Novus Ordo: Some of the outstanding debuts from this program include Nathaniel Land (Chris Cubeta, producer), and the duo of Jim Patton & Sherry Brokus. Yoshiko, from Japan, introduces instrumental music honoring her country.

RCB proper: 3 Penny Acre make their RCB debut, just in time before they tour again, and also host the upcoming Fayetteville (AR) Roots Festival. Great lineup in place, with music by some of the featured artists heard in Segment 1. Spun another from Mary Gauthier’s live album as part of this segment. The songs from the segment do evoke elements of summer in some way. Segment 2 includes the title track from Amy Speace’s new album, plus a return to the airwaves from Olio; they are touring outside their native CA. Segment 3 gives you more new music from Brother Joscephus & The Love Revival Revolution. Segment started with blues then morphed in various rock expressions. We hear Greater Alexander interviewed by yours truly. Segment 4 is represented proudly by Ellis. She is part of the Rocky Mountain Folks Festival. In that same festival, Talia Segal is in a songwriting competition. Talia is just returning to the stage after a long illness. Ellis, Antigone Rising & Rachael Sage are part of the Women’s Redrock Music Festival as well. Blue Rodeo & The Western Swing Authority were part of the Manitoulin Country Fest this weekend. Final segment went like this: Lu Horta with Brazilian music, then homage to Django Reinhardt from Marcy Marxer…a song from a couple about a couple. Craig Bickhardt with his own song about a couple, namely Johnny and June Carter Cash. Borrowed the June title for including Terry Rivel’s song to follow this. New music from Brooks Williams closes it out.
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Radio Crystal Blue/RCB Novus Ordo week of 8/4/13


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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This show was recorded the week of 8/4/13, published 8/8:

Katseye “I Don’t Think You Think Of Me That Way” – Makin’ Lemonade CD www.katseye-music.com
Shoebox Letters “Turn The Tables”- Crossing Words CD www.shoeboxlettersrock.com
Kick The Robot “Gunslinger” – Music To Fight The Future CD www.kicktherobot.com
Judy Insley “Blowin’ Away” – Remember Beautiful CD www.judyinsley.com
Yoshiko “Departure” – For You EP www.facebook.com/yoshikomusic
Nathaniel Land “Bring It On Today” – Make This World Our Own CD www.nathanielland.com
Jim Patton & Sherry Brokus “Just A Memory” – The Great Unknown CD www.pattonbrokus.com
Running time: 56 minutes
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Here’s RCB proper:
Radio Crystal Blue is my 13-year-old freeform radio program, usually publishing Wednesdays or Thursdays in podcast format.

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(4) RSS: http://www.bigcontact.com/radiocrystalblu/rssArtists who are sharing gigs are denoted with *This show was distributed on 8/8/13

Musicians Of The Nile “Eb’At Djawaben” – Charcoal Gypsies CD
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Chuck Schaeffer “The Earnhardt Jr. Blues” – Along These Lines CD www.chuckschaeffer.com
Ten Foot Tall “Get Back On The Highway” – Get Back On The Highway EP www.tenfoottallband.com
These artists are part of the Fayetteville Roots Festival, 8/22-25, Fayetteville, AR:
3 Penny Acre “Mackinaw (Farm In New Hampshire)” – Rag And Bone CD www.3pennyacre.com
Ben Bedford “Cahokia” – What We Lost CD www.benbedford.com
Mary Gauthier “The Rocket” – Live At Blue Rock CD www.marygauthier.com
Raina Rose “Swing Wide The Gates” – Caldera CD www.rainarose.com
Rebecca Loebe “The Chicago Kid” – Circus Heart CD www.rebeccaloebe.com
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Olio “Saturday Night” – Comeback Kings CD www.oliomusic.com
Jack Grace Band “If You’re Gonna Raise A Drunk” – Drinking Songs For Lovers CD www.jackgrace.com
Nico Rivers “Molotovs & Medicine” – To The Bone CD www.nicorivers.com
Sassparilla “The Mary Celeste” – Magpie CD www.sassparilla.info
Joy Kills Sorrow “Enlistee” – Wide Awake CD www.joykillssorrow.com
Amy Speace “How To Sleep In A Stormy Boat” – How To Sleep In A Stormy Boat CD www.amyspeace.com
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Brother Joscephus & The Love Revival Revolution “The Righteous Road” – Revolution Of Love CD www.brotherjoscephus.com
Tweed Funk “Gettin Home” – Love Is CD www.tweedfunk.com
Herbie D & The Dangermen “Baby, I’m On The Road” – s/t CD www.herbiedandthedangermen.com
Frank Palangi “I Am Ready” – single www.reverbnation.com/frankpalangi
Polarcode “Breaking My Own Heart” – Supernatural EP www.polarcodemusic.com
Jo Wymer “Stay Away From Me” – Living With Scars CD www.jowymer.com
Kosmic Daydream “Jaded” – Psychosomatic Playground CD www.kosmicdaydream.com
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I aired my Skype interview of Greater Alexander, recorded at the Cyber PR Digital Press Conference, 7/31/13 http://www.greateralexander.wordpress.com http://www.cyberprmusic.com
You can further hear this and other interviews from the conference at http://www.bigcontact.com/radiocrystalbluefield
Ellis shares billing with these artists in two festivals this month (Rocky Mountain Folks Festival, Women’s Redrock Music Festival):
Ellis “Coming Home To You” – Wherever You Are CD www.ellis-music.com
Talia Segal “First There Is Goodbye” – The Thing Itself CD www.taliasegalmusic.com
Antigone Rising “You Say You Want To Leave” – 23 red CD www.antigonerising.com
Rachael Sage “Soulstice” – Haunted By You CD www.rachaelsage.com
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*Blue Rodeo “Wasted” – The Things We Left Behind CD www.bluerodeo.com
*The Western Swing Authority “Maidens Prayer” – All Dolled Up CD www.thewesternswingauthority.com
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Lu Horta “Flutuante” – Paradiso Eu CD www.luhorta.com.br
Marcy Marxer “Valse a Django” – Things Are Coming My Way CD www.cathymarcy.com
Dana And Susan Robinson “Raleigh And Spencer” – American Hornpipe CD www.robinsongs.com
Craig Bickhardt “Donald And June” – Live At Sellersville Theater CD www.craigbickhardt.com
Terry Rivel “Looking For June” – Broken People CD www.terryrivelsongs.com
Jessi Robertson “Half Moon” – Small Town Girls CD www.jessirobertson.com
Brooks Williams “Moon Over Maverick” – New Everything CD www.brookswilliams.com
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Running time: 4 hours, 6 minutos
Atmosphere: stagnant, stalwart
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All content on Radio Crystal Blue is free to listen and share via Creative Commons License version 3.0, 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