Main: Songs of Innocence and of Experience

by Elrik Merlin 7 October 2017 Daily Programme
Main: Songs of Innocence and of Experience

In today’s programme we are featuring settings of William Blake’s Songs of Innocence and of Experience, including excerpts from the multi-Grammy-Award-winning Naxos recording of the complete setting of the poems by William Bolcom. In addition we will be playing selections of classical music.

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Steampunk: Gallery of Curiosities — The Greatest Zombie Story Ever & The Death Mount’s Rider

by Gabrielle Riel 5 October 2017 Radio Drama
Steampunk: Gallery of Curiosities –  The Greatest Zombie Story Ever & The Death Mount’s Rider

In honor of the rapidly-approaching Halloween, Radio Riel is pleased to announce a special weekly broadcast from Gallery of Curiosities for the month of October. Tune in to Radio Riel Steampunk every Thursday this month at 7:00pm North American Pacific time for some of the extra creepy selections from the Gallery.

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An English Folk Festival

by Elrik Merlin 4 October 2017 Daily Programme
An English Folk Festival

Today on Radio Riel we present a diverse collection of English folk music, from the 60s to the current decade. Today, we’re featuring Cyprus Well, an album by Jim Causley and friends of settings of poetry by Cornish poet and distant relation Charles Causley. In addition, you’ll hear artists like June Tabor, Kate Rusby, The Unthanks, Magpie Lane, Chumbawamba, Pentangle (pictured above in 2007) , Vashti Bunyan and many more.

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