Show #62 (I think) Playlist, etc.

Holy smokes! I can’t wait to sit down in the control room tonight and play enough good music to make this past week disappear! What a gong show! Just way too busy.

I’m bringing out the big guns tonight – a bunch of my new and old favourites to put me at ease and hopefully do the same for you.

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Show #61 (I think) Playlist, etc.

Man, time is just ripping on by. I’ve been so busy in the last little while that I’ve been late posting playlists (sorry about that). I do have every intention on getting it all up-to-date, but I’ve been doing it in installments – a few tracks here, there. It’s a lot more time consuming than you might think to find all of the info I need for a good quality playlist.

That said; I will have it up-to-date sooner than later. I will.

Actually, I’m not the only one who has a lot on their plates right now. Al from Mouth Radio cannot make it in tonight, which means – another two-hour What Planet Is This?! tonight, starting at 7:00 PM!

I hope you can join me for another epic journey through space and time as we hear some neat poppy-electro stuff, some experimental jazz, some traditional jazz, some folk and roots, blues… That’s right folks. We will be stargazing across the universe of sound tonight. Don’t worry, though. Nothing too weird. I promise.

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Show #59 (I think) Playlist, etc.

Due to those unforeseen circumstances that often force their way into our daily lives, I’m covering TWO HOURS of great music once again. Al from Mouth Radio can’t make it in, and I happen to not have a life on Tuesday nights, outside of What Planet, so there you have it!

This came at short notice, so I can’t even tell you what kind of wonderful things I’ll pull out of the bag for tonight. Hmm… This might be a good excuse to play a couple of those extra-long numbers that I’ve been putting off for a while because they just take up too much time in an hour-long show. Not everything will be an epic sound-poem or anything like that. I promise: it will all be good. I’ve been on a big jazz kick again lately, so don’t be surprised to hear some from the great jazz archive! I think I very well may toss in a couple of fun electro tunes, too, for good measure. We’ll see what I can fit into the time I’ve got.

Tune in from 7:00 to 9:00 tonight, plug in those headphones, brew some tea, sip some wine, maybe a fine scotch and enjoy!

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The blog: 2010 in review

The stats helper monkeys at WordPress.com mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog health:

Healthy blog!

The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads Wow.

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A helper monkey made this abstract painting, inspired by your stats.

A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers. This blog was viewed about 1,800 times in 2010. That’s about 4 full 747s.

In 2010, there were 87 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 94 posts. There were 9 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 2mb. That’s about a picture per month.

The busiest day of the year was March 9th with 52 views. The most popular post that day was How do you listen to music?.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were google.ca, cjtr.ca, facebook.com, WordPress Dashboard, and en.wordpress.com.

Some visitors came searching, mostly for jon and roy, what planet is this again?, jonandroy, trent reschny, and regina radio 91.3 playlist.

Attractions in 2010

These are the posts and pages that got the most views in 2010.

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How do you listen to music? March 2010
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How do you find out about new music? March 2010
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Who is your favorite player? May 2010
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Vital Info December 2009
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What is your favorite instrument? May 2010
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