VALENTINE’S (LEAP YEAR!) SOUL CRUISE – FEBRUARY 14 2016 WITH P.A. BY ANNA-MARIE JOHNSON
Don't miss the boat - treat your 'other half' to a memorable Valentine's Day- the VALENTINE'S SOUL CRUISE aboard the Golden Flame on Sunday afternoon, February 14 2016, now with P.A. by the lovely ANNA-MARIE JOHNSON of Drizabone Soul Family. Also it is a LEAP YEAR, so that ladies can, by tradition, now 'pop the question'!! We are sorry to announce that Leanne McCrei is unwell and unable to appear after all - but will be on the April boat instead.
We sail from Temple Pier on the Victoria Embankment at 2.00pm and return at 7.00pm, with five hours music, club classics upstairs and Valentine favourites downstairs from Solar Radio DJs, with food available to purchase.
Tickets cost just £20.00 each. Purchase your ticket HERE.
APRIL BOAT PARTY – TICKETS NOW AVAILABLE
By popular demand, tickets are now available for the April Boat Party, being held on Sunday April 3rd, 2pm until 7pm, aboard m.v. Golden Jubilee, with two floors of great music and a P.A. by LEANNE MCCREI, of McCrei, sailing from Temple Pier on the Victoria Embankment.
Tickets are available, price £20.00 each. Purchase them HERE.
SOUL CRUISE DATES FOR 2016
Following the popularity and success of Solar Radio Soul Cruises during 2015, and with the Christmas event sold out a month in advance, we are pleased to announce that Soul Cruise 'Boat Parties' are scheduled for the following dates during next year, this to enable you to make a note of the dates for personal reference. Tickets for the Valentine Soul Cruise on Sunday February 14, 2015, will be available shortly.
February 14, 2016 14:00 – 19:00
April 3, 2016 14:00 – 19:00
May 29, 2016 14:00 - 19:00
July 2, 2016 19:00 – 00:00
August 21, 2016 14:00 – 19:00
September 25, 2016 14:00 – 19:00
October 30, 2016 14:00 – 19:00
December 11, 2016 14:00 – 19:00
SOLAR RADIO now LIVE on DAB London and Norwich…In STEREO!
SOLAR RADIO is involved in a 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.
WRITE A FEATURE STORY FOR OUR WEBSITE!
We would be pleased to hear from any listeners who might like to contribute to the content of this site as budding music web journalists. Please send any sample contributions - reviews of music/CDs/shows, artist or event features, etc - in the first instance by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will take it from there!
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!
The book is now available from Amazon, priced at £10.00 post-free.
WRITTEN BY CLIVER
TIMES FOR REPEATED SPECIALIST SHOWS
With SOLAR SUNRISE now 'live' six days a week with Mick Smith (Saturday), Ray Bradshaw (Monday/Thursday/Friday) and Ian Jons (Tuesday/Wednesday), and 'live' shows from midnght to 2.00am (BST/GMT) , repeats of specialist shows can now be heard at the following times: Mike Parlett - Wednesday 04.00 - 06.00am, Clive R at 02.00 - 04.00am Friday, Richard Searling at 04.00 - 06.00am Friday, and Colin Hughes, now 02.00 - 04.00am Sunday.
LISTEN TO SOLAR RADIO ON THE MOVE
There are several ways to access SOLAR RADIO on the move, via your Android, IPhone, Tablet or similar device.
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.
MERCHANDISE – SOLAR RADIO T-SHIRTS etc
A range of SOLAR RADIO MERCHANDISE including branded clothing, t-shirts, sweatshirts and other items is available HERE.
Ruth Fisher – Notes & Tones
Each and every Wednesday night from 22.00 - Midnight. Spanning the broad spectrum of jazz.
With her deep knowledge and passion for the music, Ruth brings you the latest jazz heat, grooves and free sounds plus in-depth interviews with the elders and rising stars of this ever evolving genre of music.
“SOLAR SUNRISE” goes SIX DAYS A WEEK!
SOLAR SUNRISE is now on-air SIX DAYS a week from 6.00 -8.00am, with RAY BRADSHAW hosting on Monday, Thursday and Friday, IAN JONS on Tuesday and Wednesday, and MICK SMITH, who originated the show title, continuing on Saturday morning. We hope to announce a new gospel focus for the Sunday timeslot in the near future.