Friday, June 22, 2018

Next on BSC - Host Favs

One of the Best Carpool Karaokes. Ever.

Monday, June 18, 2018

Song of the Week - Petula Cark's "Who Am I"

I grew up on Petula Clark and this album was a constant in my household. This week, we are spinning "Who Am I" by the "First lady of the British Invasion" from her 1968 greatest hits compilation.



Listen to the Song of the Week every Wednesday at 10am and 10pm, central. Or listen to it now played on original vinyl:


Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Next on Blue Suede Connection - Elvis from Hawaii

In 1973, Elvis made television history by performing a live concert via satellite, broadcast all over the world. On the next Blue Suede Connection, Dan and TL take us to 1973 for a look (and a listen) to that historic concert!


Listen at 3pm (central) on Saturday June 16 or 3am (central) on Sunday June 17.

More information about Blue Suede Connection can be found here.


Monday, June 11, 2018

Song of the Week- "Rainy Night in Georgia" by Brook Benton

Getting a head start on this week's Song of the Week, and it's a good one: Brook Benton's 1969 classic, "Rainy Night in Georgia."



Thye Song fo the Week can be heard every Wednesday at 10am and 10pm, Central. And throughout the week.

Or, listen to it now, played on original vinyl.


Thursday, June 7, 2018

NMJ-June 2018


Check out the retro K-Tel style ad for this month's New Music Jukebox! This month on the show, we are featuring 10 tracks from the artists we are highlighting this month: The Empty Pockets, Three Star Revival, Needtobreathe, Angie Aparo, Wild Harbors, Laura Carbone, TallMyth, The Record Company and Kate Tucker. Give the show a listen at the following times:




Tuesday, June 5, 2018

"Diamonds and Rust" by Joan Baez, the Next Song of the Week

We are going back to 1975 for this one---one of the greatest songs from Joan Baez. Actually, this is from a 1980 "half-speed mastered" edition of the album. It sounds great!



Listen on Wednesday at 10am and 10pm, Central. Then, thoughout the week. You can listen to it played below on original vinyl. Enjoy!


Sunday, June 3, 2018

K-Tel's "Circuit Breaker" - Next on AiV

This month on Adventures inVinyl, we are going back to 1979 for "Circuit Breaker" - a great K-Tel compilation featuring hits from Foreigner, Leif Garrett, the Babys, Anne Murray and many, many more!



Adventures in Vinyl can be heard every weekend at 12:30 pm Saturday and 4pm Sunday (Central time). In addition, the episode can be heard every Wednesday at 2am, central as well.


Saturday, June 2, 2018

Vinyl Voyage Radio is a Torontocast Station

Vinyl Voyage Radio is a music program featuring songs played on original vinyl and produced by Bell, Book and Camera Productions. The program is streamed from Montreal, Canada by TorontoCast. 

TorontoCast, and the programs it hosts, are fully licensed by The Society of Composers, Authors and Music Publishers of Canada, known simply as SOCAN. Torontocast is responsible for all legal, financial and technical aspects of its broadcast services under its agreements with SOCAN.

Vinyl Voyage Radio is a non-profit program. You will not hear ads on this station for which any compensation was given.  We pay a monthly fee to TorontoCast to help cover licensing and royalty payments to SOCAN.

SOCAN has deals with all the major rights organizations in the world, so our stream is legal and artists and composers are compensated, even if the artists aren't Canadian. From the SOCAN website:

A SOCAN licence gives you permission to use copyright-protected musical works from anywhere around the world. Through agreements with international performing rights organizations, SOCAN issues licences for all music used in public by businesses in Canada, no matter to which society the creators belong. SOCAN then transfers the corresponding monies to the appropriate society, and vice versa.

More information about licensing can be found at Torontocast and SOCAN.

The licensed stream for Vinyl Voyage Radio can be found at: http://cristina.torontocast.com:8127/stream

Thanks for listening!





Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Song of the Week - "While My Guitar Gently Weeps"


Listen to the Song of the Week every Wednesday at 10am and 10pm, Central. Then, it repeats periodically throughout the week.

This song was ripped from a 1978 re-issue of the "White Album" on bright, white vinyl. Unfortunately, the video I posted to Youtube was "blocked in all countries." Damn.  Shoulda known.

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Song of the Week, Year 1 Playlist

Listen to all of the Songs of the Week (well, most of them anyway) and watch them being played on original vinyl. Every week, I record a video of the song being played on original vinyl, and capture the audio through some nice equipment so it sounds as it should.

Here are the songs from May 2017 to May 2018.  Enjoy.



Watch on YouTube.

Song of the Week - "America"

This week, we are going back to 1968 for Paul Simon's best composition: "America," played on original vinyl from Bookends.



The Song of the Week can be heard at 10am and 10pm central, every Wednesday. You can also listen to it being played on original vinyl below.



Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Song of the Week - Over the Rhine

One year ago, we started this venture known as "The Song of the Week." The first song we played was a track from my favorite band, Over the Rhine. Now, in week 53, we are doing it again. Perhaps this will become a Vinyl Voyage "Song of the Week" tradition.


"Lifelong Fling," this week's "Song of the Week" streams at 10am and 10pm (central) and then throughout the week. 

Or, listen to it now, played on original vinyl:


Sunday, May 13, 2018

Song of the Week Anthology

We have wrapped up a year of Song of the week! Catch up on the last 12 songs played. The Song fo the Week Anthology can be heard on Wednesday at 8am and 8pm (central), plus Thursday at 3am (central)


Or listen to it on demand via Mixcloud:



Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Ending the Season with "Wish You Were Here"

We have officially been doing The Song of the Week for one year. We end Year One with one of the best tracks from Pink Floyd: "Wish You Were Here."


Listen to the Song fo the Week every Wednesday at 10am and 10pm (Central).

Watch and listen to it being played on original vinyl below:



Saturday, May 5, 2018

This Month on AiV: "Hot Tracks" from 1983

This month, we are featuring the K-Tel album Hot Tracks, released in 1983.


This album features some great 80s tunes. Check out the commercial below:


Listen to Adventures in Vinyl every Saturday at 12:30pm, Sunday at 4:00pm and Wednesday at 2am. All times Central.


Wednesday, May 2, 2018

New Music for May 2018

We have some great new tracks being featured on Vinyl Voyage this month. Every Thursday is New Music Thursday, featuring more tracks by these artists. This month, we have over 70 new songs by dozens of artists. Check out our show, New Music Jukebox for a sampling of the best tracks of the month.



Artists this month include:

Alex reade
Buffalo Tom
Curtis harding
Emma Lentino
Grand Canyon
Gregory Darling
Jacob Everett Wallace
Jade Bird
Jessie Baylin
Kyshona Armstrong
Lorne Clarke
Patric Johnston
Sabeel Azam
Sarah Shook and the Disarmers
Settling Houses
Shakey Graves
The Summer Kills
SYML
Tom Flannery and Bret Alexander
Vinicius Galant
Wes Kirkpatrick



New Music Jukebox, May 2018


This month, we have some great new music. Check out New Music Jukebox to hear the best tracks of the month. All told, we have over 70 new tracks being featured this month!

On New Music Jukebox, we are highlighting the best of the month-10 songs by 10 artists. The artists include:


New Music Jukebox for May, 2018 premieres 8pm on May 3. It then repeats every Thursday at different times. Only on Vinyl Voyage Radio.



Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Song of the Week - "Working Class Hero" by John Lennon


Join us this week for a track from John Lennon's first solo album, John Lennon/The Plastic Ono Band released in 1970. The song of the week can be heard at 10 am and 10 pm, Central - then, throughout the week on Vinyl Voyage Radio.

Or, listen to it now played on original vinyl:


Thursday, April 26, 2018

Blue Suede Connection: The '68 Comeback Special!

This week on Blue Suede Connection, Dan and TL take a look at the great 1968 Elvis Comeback Special, which aired on NBC. Join them for two hours of music and memories. Check out Blue Suede Connection on Facebook.

Saturday 3pm Central and Sunday 3am Central


Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Song of the Week - "These Boots Are Made for Walkin'" by Nancy Sinatra

Last week we listened to "Don't Let the Sun Catch you Cryin'" by Gerry and the Pacemakers. I wasn't planning on staying in the 60s this week, but I finally stumbled upon a nice copy of this record in my favorite used record store. Nancy Sinatra released her debut album Boots in 1966. And here is her hit song, "These Boots Are Made for Walkin'."


Listen to the Song of the Week every Wednesday at 10am and 10pm, Central.  Watch the video below, featuring the original video made by Nancy Sinatra for video-jukeboxes. 



Vinyl Voyage Radio Live with a 105 Year Old Record

We recently went live on Twitter and played several old 78s, including one that is 105 years old. Check out the video below.



Tuesday, April 17, 2018

The Song of the Week - "Don't Let the Sun Catch You Crying"


On this Song of the Week, we are playing a classic from 1964--actually, a 1977 re-release of a classic from 1964. This is "Don't Let the Sun Catch You Crying" by Gerry and the Pacemakers.

The Song of the Week streams every Wednesday at 10am and 10pm (central) and then throughout the week.  Listen to it being played on original vinyl below:



Wednesday, April 11, 2018

New Show: Blue Suede Connection!

Like Elvis? We sure do here at Vinyl Voyage Radio. We are excited to announce a new show: Blue Sued Connection, hosted by Dan Hawthorne and Patricia Garber.  We will air episodes of this show every Saturday at 3 pm (central) and every Sunday morning at 3 am (central).

Information about Blue Suede Connection can be found on their website and Facebook page.



Blue Suede Connection comes to us from WRGG, broadcasting from Greencastle, Pennsylvania.


Tuesday, April 10, 2018

SOTW - "If I had a Rocket Launcher" by Bruce Cockburn


The song of the Week can be heard first on Wednesday at 10am and 10pm Central on Vinyl Voyage Radio.

Or, you can listen to it now played on original vinyl.


Saturday, April 7, 2018

Playing Anthony Frizzell's 1974 K-Tel album on the next AiV

I love finding albums that were at one time owned by others who wrote their names on the cover or the label. I recently purchased a K-Tel album and discovered that it was owned by Anthony Frizzell. His neat signature appears across the label of side 2 of Today's Super Greats, Part-2.


This is a great album, with 14 hit songs that span 1970-73.  The artists include Rod Stewart, Dawn, Shocking Blue, Joe Simon, Chairmen of the Board and many more.

You can hear this episode at the following times (Central) through the month of April:

12:30pm Saturday
4:00pm Sunday
2:00am Wednesday



Thursday, April 5, 2018

Introducing New Music Jukebox

We are premiering a new show on Vinyl Voyage Radio: New Music Jukebox. Each month, we will feature 10 tracks form the new music we are featuring that month.  The premiere episode airs on April 5, 2018 at 8pm, central.


On this episode, we will be featuring

Emanuel Casablanca, "I Got What You Want"
Forest Fire Gospel Choir, "Fancy You"
Tow'rs, "Revere"
Daniel Hardin, "Someday"
One Day Remains, "You Don't Worry Child"
Tomasina, "Somebody"
Weary Space Wanderer, "Seasons to Change"
The Wet Secrets, "Give It To Me Straight"
Punchline, "Darkest Dark"
Michael McDermott, "This World Will Break Your Heart"

Listen to it on-demand via Mixcloud


Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Song of the Week - "What Am I Doing Hangin' 'Round?" by the Monkees

This comes from the personal collection of my friend, Renee. She had given me a bunch of her old albums and when going through the boxes, I discovered that she was a huge Monkees fan.


This week's Song of the Week comes from the Monkees' fourth album, Pisces, Aquarius, Capricorn & Jones, Ltd.  It is "What Am I Doing Hangin' 'Round?" Hear it on Wednesday April 4 at 10am and 10pm, Central. And then throughout the week.

Or, listen to it now, played on Renee's original 1967 album.


Saturday, March 31, 2018

Jesus Christ Superstar, Easter Sunday Presentation

This is an Easter tradition here at Vinyl Voyage Radio. Join us for a special broadcast of the Original Jesus Christ Superstar 1970 recording on original vinyl. 1pm Central, Easter Sunday.


Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Song of the Week: A 70s Classic

We are going back to 1975 for this week's Song fo the Week,. If you lived during the 70s, you know this song. It is a 70s classic: "Wildfire" by Michael Murphy.


Hear the Song of the Week at 10am and 10pm Central every Wednesday on Vinyl Voyage Radio.

Or, listen to it now, spun on original vinyl:



Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Song of the Week - "Love Resurrection" by Alison Moyet

This week we are going back to 1984 for "Love Resurrection," from Alf, the debut solo album of Alison Moyet.


Listen to the Song of the Week at 10 am and 10 pm, Central - Wednesday on Vinyl Voyage Radio.

Or, listen to it now on original vinyl:



Tuesday, March 13, 2018

The Song of the Week - "Roll Me Away" by Bob Seger


It's almost Spring and this song makes want to hop in the car and drive. Just drive. "Roll Me Away" by Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band may be one of the best driving songs. Ever.

Listen to "Roll Me Away" at 10am and 10pm, Central on March 14. It then repeats throughout the week.

Or, listen to it now played on original vinyl.




Sunday, March 11, 2018

Next on Adventures in Vinyl - "20 Power Hits, Vol. 2" from 1971

This month on Adventures in Vinyl, we are going back to 1971 for a great compilation, 20 Power Hits, Vol. 2.  We featured Volume 1 in 2015, now we are going back to hear the sequel.

This album features Tommy James, The Guess Who, Dawn, the Partridge family and many, many more.

Check out the original commercial below. You can hear this episode at the following times, Central:

12:30 pm Saturday
4:00 pm Sunday
2:00 am wednesday





Wednesday, March 7, 2018

New Music for March


It's New Music Thursday! Throughout the month of March, we'll be playing selections from these artists:



Kate Tucker

We will be streaming selections from her new album, Something for Nothing






Selections from Weekends & Holidays








Carmanah

Selections from Speak in Rythms







Selections from Maniac






Plus songs by

Aaron Bergbusch
Buttonfly
Erika Wennerstrom
For Keeps
Gareth Inkster
Kacey Fifield
The Copper Altar

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Elvis Costello is The Song of the Week



 "(What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love and Understanding" by Elvis Costello is the week's Song of the Week.  Here it on Wednesday at 10am and 10pm, central and throughout the week. Or, click play below.



Sunday, March 4, 2018

All Episodes of Season 1 of Mix Tape Memories Available on Demand

Did you miss any episodes of Mix Tape Memories? Or, do you wish to listen to some again? All episodes are available on-demand via Mixcloud. Click here to access the page or listen below.

Click "Up Next" to see the entire playlist.  Enjoy!







Saturday, March 3, 2018

Song of the Week Anthology, Weeks 31-40


We recently wrapped up 40 weeks of the "Song of the Week." Join Bruce Janu as he looks back and plays the last 10 weeks of  "Song of the Week."

All times Central:

Saturday, March 3  4 pm
Sunday, March 4    1 pm
Wednesday, March 7 8 am and 8 pm


Or, listen at any time via Mixcloud:


Tuesday, February 27, 2018

The Song of the Week- "It Must Be Him" by Vikki Carr

This week we are going back to 1967 for the great Vikki Carr and her hit, "It Must Be Him." This is a song that played all the time in my house growing up.


The Song of the Week premieres at 10 am (central) every Wednesday and repeats at 10pm and throughout the week.

Or, listen to it on original vinyl below:




Wednesday, February 21, 2018

New Music Thursday

Every Thursday we will be featuring new music by new artists! Check out some of those artists below for the Month of February!




"Angels"
Andy Michaels feat.Kerry Ironside  








"Docs"






"Yellow"
Solomon Maxx







"Over and Out"
UriMel






"Everything"
Taylor Leonhardt










"Sorry"









"Two Stupid Kids"

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Song of the Week - "High Hopes" by Bruce Springsteen

The choice of this song was inspired by the brave students who survived the shooting in Parkland, Florida, now dedicated to changing standing up to the gun lobby and turning inept politicians.


The Song of the Week premieres at 10am Central every Wednesday and then repeats at 10pm and throughout the week. Listen to it on vinyl below.



Tuesday, February 13, 2018