Launchcast Radio

I have been a paying subscriber to Yahoo’s Launchcast Radio for quite awhile now, and let me tell you that it has been worth every penny. I love this concept they have. I get to rate songs, artists, albums, and genres and then they play songs/artists that I have rated and also suggest others that it thinks I might like. The awesome thing about this is the exposure I have gotten to artists whom I never would have heard of otherwise, since they are not played on mainstream radio (which I coming to loathe). I have bought several albums based upon these selections and have several more on my wish list. Plus, I get to listen to all my “oldies”. I always thought it was funny that my dad still liked and listened to all this music from when he grew up. But now as I get older, I find myself doing the same thing.

Okay, on that note, here is an embarrassing and revealing thing about me, but I recently rated Wilson Phillips really high so I could get some of their classics playing through my radio. Laugh if you will (and I am sure you are if you are not too busy rolling your eyes), but I just have always loved them. I think it is the great harmonies, or maybe it is all the good memories that I have associated with their older stuff. Kristy and I had ALL their songs memorized and we have a recording of us singing to their songs when we were 14. Her hair was red, mine was black. Yes, black. Oh, to be 14 again…

Some good artists I have come across: Keri Noble, The Waifs, Barlow Girl, DJ Sammy, Glassbyrd, Downhere, Pivitplex, and Seven Places – just to name a few. There are so many more.

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3 Responses

  1. janis says:

    remember who recorded you and kristy singing? who ever it was must have been a very patient and loving person to have spent the whole day just listening and recording for 2 14 year old beginning singing stars! but i know that person loved every minute of it! oh to be a young mother again! 🙂 🙂

  2. cindypoo says:

    hey amba- i like barlow girl. love u

  3. janis says:

    hey your slipping, you haven’t updated for 5 whole days! be sure and ask around or check around for chihuahua’s for me K? preferable female, doesn’t have to be light cream color but that would be my first choice, and smooth coat, not long coat. thanks darling daughter of mine! 🙂 🙂

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