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Okay, I haven’t been on this thread for the last eight months. No, the show hasn’t been cancelled (but we just started a six-week hiatus, more on that coming up). I’ve just been super busy the last several months, balancing many things, other than this show.
The next four weeks, four of my favorite shows will air weekly. Last night, we kicked things off with an edited down re-broadcast of # 36, which was a preview of the 200Columbus Bicentennial Weekend. For the next four weeks, the show that will air will be revealed on the WCRS FM Facebook Page (http://www.facebook.com/wcrslpfm) at Noon on each Monday, until April 4.
The show’s Anniversary Show will air on April 18, and planning is underway for it.
These shows for 2016 are nailed down:
April 11 – A re-broadcast of the very first show on WCRS
April 18/25 – Anniversary Show
June 27 – July 4th Preview
July 4 – July 4 TBA
July 18/25 – Christmas in July
September 12 – Emmys Preview (confirmed on my show’s Facebook page this morning; I’ll also preview the B*ckeyes impending loss to Oklahoma that weekend, as well; http://www.facebook.com/thedjbch2o)
November 21 – Thanksgiving/THE Game Preview
St. Dominic Parish in the King-Lincoln District has one this Saturday from 11AM to 5PM, in their Parish Hall (455 N. 20th St.)
You may want to check with the City of Columbus, to see what associations cover that area. There are some parts that are not covered by a civic or neighborhood association.
Sorry that I haven’t posted in a while. I’ve been super busy.
Right now on the show, “1975 – Music, etc.” – http://www.wcrsfm.org/content/148a-1975-music-and-headlines-part-1-2
Part 2 will air next week. The whole two hour podcast will be posted as early as tomorrow.
Gergley jumped the shark. No, he cannonball somersaulted over the shark. In 2015, NOTHING is private anymore. The press will find ways to the truth, as Mulder & Scully said, “The truth is out there”. If I lived in Gahanna, I’d be voting for the other guy (Kneeland). There’s no way that Gergley gets out unscathed, unless he has ties to the electoral process like George W. Bush had with Florida in the 2000 Presidential Election.
It’s been a while since I’ve been on here, but 2015 is going to be a big year for the show. More details will come over the next several months. I hope to kick off our 5th anniversary with the Bryan Awards next summer (Dates TBA).
In two weeks, Santa Claus and his wife are the guest co-hosts.
In three weeks, the best of the year. What were the ten biggest headlines, both locally and elsewhere?
Some insight in general on this, although it’s about a week old: http://www.wcrsfm.org/content/deshawn-isaac-wjack-schultz-sports-unfiltered-july-30-2014
In case you missed it on Monday night, this year’s The Bryan Awards kicked off (and they conclude on Monday).
August 18th will preview the Emmy Awards, and will be the last new show for a month, because August 25 is the Emmy Awards, and I don’t want to have a new show compete against the Emmys, and Labor Day (September 1).
August 25th will be a repeat that is half-TV, half-music (“TV Themes from the 1980s” from August 2012)
September 1st/Labor Day will be a re-packaged version of last year’s Thanksgiving Show (In case you’ve never listened to the show, The Thanksgiving Show also doubles as the preview of the Ohio
State/Michigan football game).
The show will return on September 22 with a (two-part) trip back 30 years to 1984, with songs from the year, and headlines (both local – which takes a lot of work, and national).
I’m not too thrilled about the dismantling of Line # 11 or Line # 1 divorcing Cleveland Avenue (although I love the BRT and can’t wait to ride it) to marry Line # 18 (you could go from Berwick/Driving Park to Bethel Road without having to transfer), but I love the suburban crosstown proposals (Dublin to Galloway; Hilliard/UA to Easton; Easton to Reynoldsburg).
I haven’t been on in a while, but tomorrow night’s show features 18 songs with colors in their titles.
Next week will be an encore of The DJBC Beatlemania Happy Hour, which was one of the best-produced shows in the 3-year history of the show.
In two weeks, will be the 4th Annual July 4th Show*. July will have TWO Christmas in July shows, one July 7, and the other on its normal (last week of July) slot, July 28.
*- Weather permitting, after the Derecho/COTA soap opera from 2 years ago, I am planning my crises accordingly with this show.
The Spring Shows (April/May/June) are being conceived/planned after I put the Oscar shows to rest. May 12, May 19, and June 2 are the three open dates at this point. Everything else has been filled (including Bye Weeks).
May 5’s theme will have something to do with it being the 5th of May (i.e. Cinco de Mayo).
Last night’s show was The Beatles, in commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of their first North American appearance, which included two Ed Sullivan appearances (one in NYC, the other in South Beach, back-to-back weeks). Go to http://www.wcrsfm.org to download it.
NEXT FOUR SHOWS:
– Next Monday – For Valentine’s Day, ’80s Love Songs
– February 17 – Music from the British Invasion era of Music (The DJBC British Invasion Happy Hour)
– February 24/March 3 – Academy Awards Preview/Recap, respectively
After the Oscar shows, is a three-week break, which includes a re-broadcast of the St. Patrick’s Day Show from 2012 on St. Patty’s Day, March 17.
The Holiday Preview is November 4, and will re-air the following week(, because I was considering doing a new show on 11/11, but because of the two weeks that follow, I thought that it would be beneficial to have a bye week). A list of the events that are mentioned will be available on http://djbcadventures.tumblr.com, in case you are caught without a pen or iPad.