Archive for August, 2008

Rock Music – Vol. 18

Thursday, August 21st, 2008

Rock Music – Vol. 18 – highlighting the diverse Rock on the station that still plays every style of music on the planet… (more…)

Rock Music – vol. 17

Wednesday, August 20th, 2008

Rock Music – Vol. 17 – highlighting the diverse Rock on the station that still plays every style of music on the planet… (more…)

Rock Music – vol. 16

Tuesday, August 19th, 2008

Rock Music – Vol. 16 – highlighting the diverse Rock on the station that still plays every style of music on the planet… (more…)

Rebsie Fairholm: Psychedelic Renaissance Woman

Thursday, August 14th, 2008

Rebsie Fairholm is one of Macjams best loved female artists. Her soothing voice reaches past the ages to a bygone era; yet her rebellious nature and sense of humor grounds her in the present, or at least somewhere this side of the 60s. She is at once a calming influence and a restless spirit, a siren that calls people back to the webpages of Macjams to see if something new has been posted.

Rebsie’s given name is Rebecca, but her family called her Becca. “I absolutely hated it but it never occurred to me to say anything,” she tells me. “Finally at the age of eight I said ‘please stop calling me Becca!’ and they said, ‘Well, what should we call you instead then?’ So I made up the name Rebsie.

And that’s the sort of self-creation that is at the heart of all her work. (more…)

Macjams Women – vol. 3

Wednesday, August 13th, 2008

Macjams Women, vol 3(more…)

Macjams Women – vol. 2

Tuesday, August 12th, 2008

Macjams Women, vol 2(more…)

Macjams Women – vol. 1 (w/ Podcast)

Monday, August 11th, 2008

This Mining the Database post includes the never released 2007 podcast Macjams Women, vol 1 (2007) (more…)

World Music – vol. 4

Friday, August 8th, 2008

MacJams World Music, Vol 4: (more…)