… late December back in ’63. What a very special time for me.
Oh yeah. That is an awesome song and it was one of the many tracks that I played tonight as an online DJ. Oh, what a night indeed! It. Was. Awesome!
Phoenix Radio is celebrating its 3rd anniversary this weekend. As I write this, we are in the second half of a marathon DJ session. I was on for an amazing five hours. I played a bit of everything, from dance, to metal, oldies, even some country.
I posted a few tweets, and a message on FaceBook, so had a record of about 16 listeners tune in, including my Mom and family in England. Keep an eye on the blog, and I will let you know the times of my regular sets. Yes, I do plan to do this more often. It was fun, albeit tiring.
I don’t remember how my arm got twisted into doing this. I don’t think I even put up much of a protest to begin with! I know I don’t have a great voice. But heck, end of the day, it’s about music and having a good time.
I learned several things. I need to sort my music better. I need more, too. Drink a lot, or have sweets, to keep the throat from going dry. Play 2-3 songs in a row. The less you talk, the longer your voice lasts. Oh, and plan ahead better. Having about 40min of songs lined up for for a 4-hour set means you going to be scrambling and guessing what to play next a lot.
Would I do it all that way again? Of course. The odds are quite good that I will go into my next set almost equally unprepared. It is fun. The music is great and it keeps my mind active. What more reason to go back for more?
Diana Richardson said:
You did a great job lady and i look forward to your next show.
See you on IRC.
enjoyed it xxx