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Anders Östberg – Golden hued antique musical lithographs. A whimsical journey to Toytown. Music from my collection.

Anders Östberg is with Radio On since April 2014. Every seven months he sends a new show. Each show is built around a theme. The songs you hear are taken from his vast collection of records. Most of the time the shows are related to cultural or fashion movements in the 1960s and 1970s, movements that appeared for a brief moment and disappeared again, without hardly leaving a trace. Anders shows can be regarded as collections of oddities, but if you look and listen deeper you will see the image…

Independence Day

Scotland votes today, Thursday 18 September, for independence, or for being part of the United Kingdom. Radio On dedicates 24 hours to the Scots. You will hear Franky McFb, but also Ivor Cutler together with Phyllis King. (More info on Ivor Cutler.) There will be bagpipes too at some point and probably a live show by me (Rinus Van Alebeek) with comments and thoughts on the possible futures of an independent Scotland. The live show will be announced in the tweetline here at the right side bar. Scotland Independence Day…