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Wednesday, November 30, 2005

YAMR: Holiday Music 2005

For the next month on Yet Another Music Radio, it's Holiday Music 2005, an over three hour mix of music to get you into the holiday spirit.

You'll hear songs from:

3 of Hearts; Alathea; Alice Tatum; Alicia Keys; Aly & AJ; Ashanti; Avril Lavigne & Chantal Kreviazuk; Barbara Bailey Hutchison; Barenaked Ladies; Belle and Sebastian; Berlin Symphony Orchestra; Bethany Dillon; Big Bad Voodoo Daddy; Chris Isaak; Cliff and Danielle Young; Copeland; Cowboy & Spin Girl, Donna Esposito & Frank Bednash; Cyndi Thomson; Da'dra Crawford, Carl Marsh, Monroe Jones, Nee-C Walls; Derri Daugherty, Julie Miller & Third Day; Drea Ryding; Dreams So Real; Fiona Apple; Fountains of Wayne; Guster; Hilary Duff & Haylie Duff; Iberis; Ivy; Jars of Clay; Jason Mraz; Jeremy Camp; Jessica Simpson & Nick Lachey; Joe Diffie; Joy Williams; Kathy Mattea; Kortney Kayle; Leigh Nash; Leona Naess; Lizanne Knott; Lizzie West; Love Spirals; Martha's Trouble; Martin Sexton; Martina Sorbara; Mindi Abair; Nickel Creek; Nicole Nordeman; Nnenna Freelon; NRBQ; Olivia Olson; Play; Rascal Flatts; Rob Thomas; Rockapella; Ron Sexsmith; Sarge; Sixpence None The Richer; Skye Sweetnam; Terry Scott Taylor; The Beu Sisters; The Calling; The Mighty Mighty Bosstones; The Ravonettes; Universal Honey; Vanessa Williams & Brian McKnight; Whigfield.

It's 67 tracks of Christmas cheer!
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Friday, November 18, 2005

YAMR: Cover Songs 4

This week on Yet Another Music Radio: Cover Songs 4, another batch of hits by the artists who didn't make them famous!

For over three hours you'll be able to listen to the following:

The A-Teens cover ABBA
Adam Sandler covers Warren Zevon
Aimee Mann covers Carly Simon
B. B. King covers Vince Guaraldi
Barenaked Ladies cover Public Enemy
Bob Dylan covers Hank Williams
Brian Ray covers Smokey Robinson
Brian Whitman covers Brenda Lee
Brooks & Dunn cover Johnny Cash
Brown Derbies cover Duran Duran
Chrissie Hynde covers Paul McCartney
The Corrs cover ABBA
Diana DeGarmo covers Marvin Gaye
Dolly Parton covers Led Zeppelin
Emmylou Harris covers Dolly Parton
Eva Cassidy covers Fleetwood Mac
Farmer's Daughter cover Dusty Springfield
Fountains of Wayne cover Jackson Browne
The Friars cover Queen
Garth Brooks covers Jim Croce
George Benson covers the Dave Brubeck Quartet
Indigo Girls cover Elton John
Jason Mraz covers Modern English
Jean Michel Jarre covers Hot Butter
Johnny Cash covers Hank Williams
Josh Kelly covers Firefall
Juliana Hatfield covers Marianne Faithful
Less Than Jake cover The Partridge Family
The Mamas & The Papas cover Bobby Freeman
Maria Bello covers The Eurythmics
Mark Eitzel covers Bill Withers
Matt Rogers covers Otis Redding
Melissa Joan Hart covers Blondie
Moby covers John Williams
n-trance cover The Bee Gees
Nashville Superpickers cover Led Zeppelin
Nikko Smith covers Stevie Wonder
Norah Jones covers Dolly Parton
Redd Kross covers The Carpenters
Reel Big Fish cover a-ha
Sammy Kershaw covers James Taylor
Sara Evans covers Lori McKenna
Schrödingers Cat cover Peter Gabriel
Seal covers Dionne Warwick
Sheryl Crow covers The Who
Son Volt cover Leadbelly
Special Consensus cover Nanci Griffith
Ted Leo covers Kelly Clarkson
Tori Amos covers Joe Jackson
The Wallflowers cover Blur

50 songs--over 3 hours of music. Enjoy!
|| Dave Carter, 8:45 PM || link || (0) comments |

Thursday, November 17, 2005

Vampires Like Meat Loaf

BloodRayne posterAdmit it, you've waited all your life to see Meat Loaf & Ben Kingsley in a vampire movie together. So you'll be the first in line to see BloodRayne when it comes to theaters in early January!
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Sunday, November 06, 2005

YAMR October Stats

Total Listening Hours
Last Month: 73
This Month: 578

Total Station Launches
Last Month: 196
This Month: 1048

Station Presets
Last Month: 15
This Month: 61

As you can see, a big jump in October, mainly due to the popularity of my Halloween playlist. Hopefully some of you new listeners will stick around, and it will be interesting to see if my Christmas playlists in December are able to do the same sort of business.
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Friday, November 04, 2005

I Still Got Mad Math Skilz

At least at the 8th grade level...

You Passed 8th Grade Math

Congratulations, you got 10/10 correct!
Could You Pass 8th Grade Math?
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Wednesday, November 02, 2005

YAMR: New Music

My Halloween playlist was a huge success--thanks to everyone who tuned in. Hopefully some of you will stick around as we return to regular programming for November (December will be Christmas music, of course!)

Playing this week on Yet Another Music Radio: New Music, fifty of my favorite tracks from the current year.

You'll hear music from: Annie; Beady Belle; Bebel Gilberto; Ben Folds; Bethany Dillon; Bettie Serveert; Bill Frisell & Petra Haden; Blue Merle; Brandi Carlile; Bruce Springsteen; Charlotte Hatherley; Christina Milian; Cities of Foam; The Click Five; Courtney Jaye; D'Nell; The Duhks; Emiliana Torrini; The Faders; Imogen Heap; Joy Williams; Kaci Brown; Kathleen Edwards; Laura Cantrell; The Like; Lori McKenna; Melissa Dori Dye; Michael Bublé; Missy Higgins; Plumb; Polly Paulasma; Rachael Yamagata; The Ravonettes; Regina Spektor; Sara Evans; Saving Jane; Shannon McNally; Shelby Lynne; Shooter Jennings & George Jones; Stars; Sugarland; Superchic[k]; Tori Amos; Tristan Prettyman; The Weekend.

That's 3 hours and 15 minutes of musical enjoyment. Give it a whirl!
|| Dave Carter, 11:36 AM || link || (0) comments |