Reports indicate that BILLY BUTLER, renowned for his hit singles, some with the Enchanters, on OKeh - including club anthem 'Right Track'- Brunswick, Fountain, Memphis and Pride in the late 1960s & early 1970s, died at his home in Chicago in the early hours of Tuesday (31st), aged 69 years. More information to follow.
SPRING BOAT PARTY – SUNDAY APRIL 12TH -SOLD OUT!!
ALL TICKETS are sold for the SPRING BOAT PARTY on Sunday April 12. The best place to obtain any 'spare' tickets is at Temple Pier after 1.00pm on the day of the event - though we can't guarantee availability, but if you wish to go on the WAITING LIST for any returns, please e-mail email@example.com with your contact details and how many tickets you want and we will advise you if any become available. Enjoy a river cruise with soul dance classics spun by Solar Radio DJs aboard m.v. Golden Jubilee, from 2.00pm to 7.00pm, sailing from and returning to Temple Pier, Victoria Embankment, London WC2R 1PN. Soul food available to buy on the day.
TICKETS FOR MAY AND JULY 2015 BOAT PARTIES
Tickets are now available for our May and July Boat Parties. Click http://www.solarradio.com/shop/ to buy tickets for forthcoming Solar Radio Boat Parties aboard the m.v Golden Jubilee. Both will sail from and return to TEMPLE PIER on the Victoria Embankment, and tickets for the MAY 24 and JULY 4 events are available NOW priced at £20.00 each. Soul food will also be available to buy on the boats.
MERCHANDISE – SOLAR RADIO T-SHIRTS etc
A range of SOLAR RADIO MERCHANDISE including branded clothing, t-shirts, sweatshirts and other items is available HERE.
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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.
"SOUL SAUCE"- SOLAR RADIO at 16:00 GMT every SUNDAY.
Listen to Richard Searling's 'SOUL SAUCE' show on Solar Radio. Hour one, 4.00 to 5.00pm, is “A Cellar full of Soul”, retracing the glory years of Northern Soul, recounting experiences from some of the legendary venues as well as all that’s making the scene so vibrant to this day. At 5.00pm comes a deeper selection of Richard's favourite tracks in an hour called “Rare….and well done”.
TWO HOUR TAKE-OVER
STRAIGHT AHEAD with MIKE PARLETT
Live from Los Angeles. An eclectic mix of Jazz, Funk, Fusion & Soul with a helping of Gospel.
MIKE PARLETT presents Straight Ahead, Sunday 10.00pm until 02.00 Monday morning (GMT). Sponsored by INITIO Print & Design.
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.