On the next Galactic Travels, I'll conclude the month-long focus on Manikin Records, celebrating two decades of music. Many important artists have had their music released on this label. The Featured CD at Midnight will be disk two from "Second Decade2002-2012." I will also play music by artists appearing at the Soundscapes Concert Series held
Each month, I report the top twenty albums played on Galactic Travels to Zone Music Reporter, formerly New Age Reporter. This report covers shows #800 to #804; 2-August-2012 to 30-August-2012, reported in non-ranked, alphanumeric order. The
Galactic Travels Podcast #8 is an interview with Dean De Benedictis and Vic Hennegan. In September of 2011, Dean De Benedictis and Vic Hennegan came from L.A. to perform on some radio prograns and at some concerts on the east coast. The first of these was a live radio concert from the studios of WDIY on show #756, broadcast on September 29, 2011. This interview came from the beginning of that broadcast.
Galactic Travels Podcast #6 is an interview with Radio Massacre International followed by a radio concert. In June of 2008, Radio Massacre International performed at NEARfest 10. Prior to that, they played a live radio concert from the studios of WDIY on show #585, broadcast on June 19, 2008. The concert was preceded by a short interview. Of special note, this concert debuts Gary's first use of harmonica in concert.