COLIN FAVER TRIBUTE SHOW – THURSDAY 8TH SEPTEMBER
Solar Radio will be celebrating the life of a legend, Colin Faver who pioneered music for over 40 years.
On his profile page he was asked " how would you like to be
remembered by a listener"? He replied "for playing great music
and introducing people to many new wonderful soul artists".
On Thursday 8th September from 8pm to Midnight Raj Selli, Paul Phillips, Colin Dale
and Brenda Russell will be selecting some of the gems Colin
shared with the world.
OCTOBER ‘BONUS BOAT’ – TICKETS NOW AVAILABLE!
With all tickets having been sold for both the August and September soul cruises on the River Thames, Tickets ARE NOW ON SALE, price £20.00 each, for the October 'Bonus Boat' on Sunday October 30, 2.00pm to 7.00pm from Temple Pier on the Victoria Embankment, http://www.solarradio.com/product/october-bonus-boat-30-10-2016/
Two floors (decks!) of music, soul, funk and club classics, from Solar Radio DJs, with food available to purchase.
SOLAR RADIO ON DAB
A reminder that Solar Radio can now be heard on DAB in the London area, with the boundary of the North and South Circular Roads, Manchester, Birmingham and Norwich, all part of the Small Scale DAB trial as promoted by OfCom. If you are new to DAB radio receivers, it is worth noting that the most complete range of available stations will be found by doing a full scan near to a window and in the highest available location in your property.
SEPTEMBER SOUL CRUISE – TICKETS NOW SOLD OUT!
SOUL CITIZEN – Autobiography of Clive ‘R’
Our Sunday morning 'In Orbit' man, CLIVE R, has written his autobiography - entitled SOUL CITIZEN- relating his memories and experiences over his fifty years as a soul fan, record-collector, music journalist, club and concert-goer, oh, and soul radio DJ!
Following the excellent response to his set on the April Soul Cruise, Clive is now making the book available direct to Solar Radio listeners. Purchase the book HERE
SOUL CRUISE DATES FOR 2016
We are pleased to advise that Soul Cruise 'Boat Parties' are scheduled for the following dates:
September 25, 2016 14:00 – 19:00
October 30, 2016 14:00 – 19:00
December 11, 2016 14:00 – 19:00
TWO HOUR TAKE-OVER
Each Friday at 6.00pm brings the LES ADAMS request show "The Two Hour Takeover"
In which you, the listeners, select the entire playlist via Les' posting on FACEBOOK.
Tune in to Solar Radio to hear the listeners selection at 18:00 BST.
LISTEN TO SOLAR RADIO ON THE MOVE – DAB In London & Norwich
There are several ways to access SOLAR RADIO on the move, via your Android, IPhone, Tablet or similar device and DAB
From the Android Play Store, free downloads are available of apps for either Radioplayer UK, TuneIn Radio or Nobex Radio, which you can install on your device in seconds and a quick search will soon reveal SOLAR RADIO, which can then be saved as a 'favourite' or can be 'followed'.
The Nobex Radio app is also suitable for use on an I-Phone, while the dedicated SOLAR RADIO app is also available from the Apple Store.
Your device can usually be linked to a car audio system via Bluetooth for in-car entertainment. Please ensure you have an adequate data package with your provider.
SOLAR RADIO is part new Ofcom initiative of experimental Small-Scale DAB radio for London, within the area bounded by the North and South circular roads and for the city of Norwich.
Please re-scan your DAB receiver.
MERCHANDISE – SOLAR RADIO T-SHIRTS etc
A range of SOLAR RADIO MERCHANDISE including branded clothing, t-shirts, sweatshirts and other items is available HERE.