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8/26/2018 4:05:26 PM
Social Concerns, Rock, Poetic Storytelling', Broad Range,

7/11/2018 3:25:53 PM
Top 10 Lead Guitar Breaks (Solos) ;

6/30/2018 9:06:42 PM
"My Back Pages", Bob Dylan song, w backing from Tom petty, Neil young, George

6/23/2018 7:50:42 PM
How/Why They Named a Street, In Recognition of my music

5/11/2018 5:09:38 PM
Video of young prodigy...

3/5/2018 10:55:39 PM
New song on the radio, great chorus

12/2/2017 3:08:48 PM
Laura Nyro rock'n roll hall of fame induction, indie goes mainstream

9/3/2017 1:30:07 PM
Great new music, Far From the Human Race by Ricky Day, Love and A Smile by the Karmics, Jesus Is Born by countrycousinsmusic

8/26/2017 10:03:53 PM
Rooting for the Underdog

7/27/2017 4:01:25 PM
Mona Lisa Twins ROCK Johnny B. Goode

7/18/2017 3:47:53 PM
A Police Shooting That Seems Stranger Than Strange...

6/3/2017 1:16:32 PM
The Karmics Rock!!! vibalicious new band on IAC/IMP

5/28/2017 3:18:47 PM
Break Out Hit for the Red Hot Chili Peppers, not funk at all

5/8/2017 3:17:53 PM
Live Performance, RHCP, Shane Castle, Ireland

4/27/2017 1:50:17 PM
Anyone wanna wrestle? (entertainin' karaoke from guys who live, breathe their music)

3/29/2017 9:57:41 PM
SONGWRITING, what makes a hit?

2/8/2017 12:27:45 PM
Franklin's Friends (ramblings about Ben Franklin, and a new nation)

1/24/2017 2:27:02 PM
"Russian Money", blues band, with a New Orleans sound

12/30/2016 7:32:35 PM
Fur Trader, happenin', rockin' new band (dig the name too)

12/17/2016 2:19:16 PM
Who is the Lady of the Dawn? song, from a series of dreams

10/26/2016 7:14:34 PM
MonaLisa Twins Rock*******

10/12/2016 12:13:20 PM
Free As A Bird, Birdology station

7/18/2016 10:53:00 AM
Brent Brown, new artist on I M P

7/12/2016 11:01:59 AM
Brandon LaSpada, Rosella Pearl, new artists w songs on I M P

7/4/2016 3:35:32 PM
George Washington, a hero bedevilled w bad teeth

6/26/2016 10:44:08 AM
Sailors On The River, mastered by John Seymour

6/18/2016 5:41:47 PM
Laura Nyro, remember? Hall of Fame induction

3/2/2016 11:20:03 AM
Hero worship, Celebrity worship

1/18/2016 10:59:12 AM
Larger social issues, MLK day in the US

1/3/2016 8:40:09 PM
Enlargin' Pop and Rock'n roll

12/27/2015 12:54:08 PM
Scrambled Eggs, Lyric Development

10/19/2015 10:32:55 PM
Top 10 Sax Solos in Rock'n Pop

9/5/2015 1:23:31 PM
10th Avenue Freeezeout, heard this on the radio yesterday

6/27/2015 12:08:09 PM
The Youth music/what youth doin', forum for happenin' youtube vids

6/16/2015 7:26:53 PM
Alexander Graham Bell, telephone inventor

5/30/2015 10:14:33 AM
Welcome new artist, Joel Beaupre

5/26/2015 9:24:47 AM
You Broke Your Hand Once In the Clock/So You could feel Your Heart", BRIAN WILSON here

1/14/2015 12:27:13 PM
Stevie Nicks

10/13/2014 10:49:00 PM
Leonard Cohen and U2; The Tower of Song

7/6/2014 9:27:38 PM
Flight of the Conchords, funny stuff

7/3/2014 12:17:00 PM
Ten Best Blues Songs of All Time

6/10/2014 7:47:19 AM
Marina V., a stellar performer-musician-songwriter

6/5/2014 7:52:58 PM
Funky blues soul song by Mr. Aven

5/25/2014 2:00:35 PM
Kudos Pocke Ohrstrom, Swedish artist/musician

3/11/2014 8:28:44 PM
The Bop Shoo Bop Song; Lana Del Rey

9/15/2013 12:02:39 PM
A Very Groovy Sunday

8/23/2013 10:50:05 AM
Bruce Lee, "under the sky, under the heavens, there is but one family..."

8/10/2013 9:32:48 AM
"For You" 40 years or so later

8/4/2013 8:35:14 PM
"Take Back The Night" new song by Justine Timberlake

6/23/2013 3:44:31 PM
the funniest dream...

4/7/2013 1:31:17 PM
Steve Ison's GOT A BUNCH OF GREAT VIDS on Youtube; here's a couple

4/6/2013 12:22:16 PM
Guantanemara

12/20/2012 11:35:13 PM
Holiday CD; from IAC;

12/20/2012 2:05:08 PM
Happy Holidays; new music

12/1/2012 8:14:49 PM
WHY I LOVE THIS SONG...a one hit wonder...

9/15/2012 5:54:55 PM
Statue Of Liberty, the backstory; the song; the beatles

7/20/2012 1:27:32 PM
The Brtish warship HMS Romney, enforcin' the Townshend Act...

3/7/2012 3:15:58 PM
george W song

2/2/2012 10:18:31 PM
Charlie Chaplin, Ben Franklin, statue of liberty

10/23/2011 10:17:46 PM
Abe Lincoln, JFK, coincidences, new song "houdini"

9/28/2011 8:33:46 PM
Paul Revere's Ride...

7/22/2011 10:04:13 PM
15 BEST SONGS OF ALL TIME...(rock, pop, blues)

6/4/2011 9:51:26 PM
PAUL McCartney says....

5/12/2011 2:22:31 PM
Incredible Steve Ison...

5/6/2011 3:20:57 PM
Rd To Recovery

4/15/2011 1:21:01 PM
Way To Your House, slow version

3/7/2011 1:11:27 PM
A Sense Of Humor...

3/3/2011 10:25:04 PM
Auspicious Day, perhaps...

2/9/2011 10:18:02 PM
A story within a story...

1/28/2011 10:12:18 AM
Music...emotion...

11/19/2010 11:31:44 PM
"beautiful night," "here today," paul, ringo, john...

11/9/2010 11:20:57 AM
Emily Dickinson birthday coming up

10/20/2010 10:17:34 PM
WHY IAC's THE BEST MUSIC SITE (revised)

8/23/2010 10:11:17 PM
Welcome LEVI, to IAC...

8/16/2010 8:45:20 PM
HANDS ACROSS THE WATER

6/4/2010 3:41:07 PM
Dolphins And IPADS

6/2/2010 9:08:14 PM
Joran Van Der Sloot captured in Chile

4/10/2010 10:40:16 PM
ESP, Psychic Connections, Synchronicities

4/10/2010 4:38:51 PM
5th Anniversary of Natalee Holloway disappearance approaches...

3/6/2010 11:45:05 PM
who first recorded 'hound dog'??? and other stuff...

2/15/2010 10:05:46 PM
SPOTLIGHT ON...Keltrix, Mulligan Project

1/27/2010 2:06:28 PM
CATCHIEST SONG EVER...

12/3/2009 12:41:53 AM
Edgar Allan Poe, the eggman

11/11/2009 2:22:18 AM
Victory City, lunch, dinner & breakfast

11/6/2009 4:20:25 PM
PLEASED TO ADD QUALITY IAC SONGS...

9/28/2009 10:14:01 PM
LUCY IN THE SKY W DIAMONDS

7/23/2009 8:00:09 AM
Quantum Evolution, music, life

7/13/2009 1:57:27 AM
Now for somethin' completely different...

5/22/2009 4:17:03 AM
Rockin' Vocals

5/11/2009 5:52:53 PM
Poems With Links To Rock'n Roll

5/7/2009 6:50:24 AM
WATER BOY

5/3/2009 11:54:28 PM
Credit where credit is due...

3/25/2009 7:24:29 AM
A HEARTWARMING STORY...

3/20/2009 5:40:49 AM
Pictures of matchstick men (on youtube)

3/16/2009 3:15:43 AM
DR. SAX, a new station dedicated to saxophone

3/7/2009 8:47:25 AM
TLC Lisa, a new song

2/11/2009 8:09:46 PM
"Underdiscovered" songs on IAC perhaps

2/4/2009 12:15:26 PM
Quality Songs, perhaps "Underdiscovered"

1/30/2009 10:29:32 PM
Emily Dickinson on my mind

12/20/2008 1:35:15 AM
Anyone remember tim buckley???

12/15/2008 3:17:32 PM
WBY in the House

10/31/2008 2:36:05 PM
Man In The Movies (new song)

10/26/2008 7:23:23 PM
For Your Trust

10/22/2008 9:57:12 PM
MUSIC & S-t-r-i-n-g t-h-e-o-r-y

10/8/2008 3:09:22 PM
two very different songs

8/10/2008 10:44:41 PM
WHITE ROOM by cream

8/7/2008 9:47:09 PM
Search for Extraterrestial Intelligence (SETI)

7/21/2008 3:55:03 PM
fed ex or ups?

6/20/2008 3:28:39 PM
Reached A Milestone Today

6/8/2008 11:13:20 PM
Learning to Paste a link; obama song on youtube

4/24/2008 2:48:44 PM
SOUND COMMUNITY

4/20/2008 7:08:56 PM
the Hilton Sisters--check em out

3/23/2008 6:05:01 PM
Living With The Contradictions, the Obama chronicle

2/10/2008 9:54:54 PM
A COUPLE NEW SONGS ON IAC I LIKE VERY MUCH; totally different

1/26/2008 9:36:33 PM
Where have we heard The Beatles before??

1/6/2008 4:07:14 PM
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Steve April

6/23/2018 7:50:42 PM

How/Why They Named a Street, In Recognition of my music
Big project over, thank the Lord, help moving my mother from one assisted living facility to another. She’s 94 years old. Brother and sister helping also, along with the movers. What a project!!!

My brother and I took a break, and took the pix below. April Lane, April Place, how /why they named 2 streets in recognition of my music.

April Lane, April Place, two new streets 1/4 mile or so from where I lived. (also about 1/4 mile from where I live now, having moved)

What an experience. Hard to believe it at first. This was 2011.

A bit of a back story...the neighborhood received a complaint or two about my music. For example, I was told there was a complaint about the song image for my song "The Cat, The Moon, and The Songbird..." (still visible on my artist page).

A real estate agent who was among those who I dealt with, when selling my mother's house (who I helped take care of at the time), told me "they named a street after your music." "Are you joking?," I replied. A land developer liked it, a new development was being built, expanding the neighborhood, with a new street, April Lane,and also April Place, with a little garden. I walked out to view the street signs, and almost cried.

In recognition of my music…(the pix up on my artist page.). HUMBLY, Steve

(BIG THANKS TO IAC/IMP, the main platform/showcase for my music


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SILVERWOODSTUDIO

6/23/2018 9:04:06 PM



That's pretty cool Steve----My Folks have moved to the next realm but up on the hIlls in Christchurch City NZ-----there is a Barrer Lane named after my Dad !

Kinda Special I reckon-----glad for you bro'

Rob


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Steve April

6/23/2018 10:26:42 PM


Yo, Rob...

Good to hear from you. Remember ye good ol days, on IAC, when happenin' songs were everywhere, and folks were friendly and participatory lol...

Great core group here tho. I've been MIA, helping my mother move. I'm traumatized lol...

in music, bro! and best to Leo and Jake and all the Silverwooders...



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Bryon Tosoff

6/23/2018 11:26:52 PM


Great Story Steve, thanks for sharing, and hope you and your family are glad to have found your mom a fine place to live, indeed it is a challenge and traumatic relocating a loved one to a different place.

cheers, and keep bringing your fine groovin' muse to our home here at IMP


bryon


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Larree

6/24/2018 1:44:31 AM


Stoner Ave, Los Angeles mofo's!

https://www.google.com/maps/search/stoner+ave+los+angeles/@34.0262787,-118.4606006,14z/data=!3m1!4b1


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SILVERWOODSTUDIO

6/24/2018 10:31:40 PM



Greetings Bryon, Larree Steve

All big IAC stars in those golden years --- missing but still remembered Hugo, Sam, Muriel, Auset, Gina, Woody, Steve, Dick, Jesse, Pip and Merry, Greta V, Anjuli and Ash-----plus many more

Rock on !!


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Scott

6/25/2018 12:57:20 AM


Gina is still involved. Which Steve do you mean?

I've tried to invite most of them back, you can't really expect that some folks won't move on you know.


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Shoe City Sound

6/25/2018 9:52:10 AM


That's a great honor - and great names for streets!

D


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Stoneman

6/25/2018 3:48:17 PM


Wow! That is so cool Steve!


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Steve April

6/26/2018 9:20:23 PM ---- Updated 6/27/2018 3:06:40 AM


Yah, a friend of mine wrote in encouragin' tones, "Congratulations on becoming part of the literary landscape! You have created a lyric neighborhood."

That's very nice, Rob, cool to hear you're back in the saddle, Stoneman, Bryon my collabro bro, Dolores, Scott, Larree, we all labor in the music vineyards, don't we?

Recently, I was reacquainting myself with "Visions of Joanna", the Dylan song, "madonna she still has not showed/we see the empty cage now corrode/her cape of the stage overflows/the fiddler now steps to the road/writing 'everything's been returned that was owed'/on the back of a fish truck that loads/while my conscience explodes...

Harmonicas play the skeleton keys and the rain
and these visions of Joanna are now all that remain."


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Psyche's Muse

6/27/2018 2:38:37 AM


CONGRATULATIONS! STEVE!
You have Truly been Honored!
And your Mother is 94???
You have Truly been Blessed!

and OMG Yes! -All Of Those!!!
...good ol' Hugo!
and Ash Ferry too!

I'll add some "Brian Booth" to that bunch! -M-


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Steve April

6/27/2018 3:13:47 AM ---- Updated 6/30/2018 5:19:30 PM


Yah, thanks for reminding me.

Rob's list is a good one, but darn I miss Brian Booth, whose stations were among the first to represent a broad swath of indie music, w grand reviews, also larz boah, who also wrote great reviews, and albert Gonzales, with his station 'the talent searcher,' and grand reviews and a sense of humor. Brian rocks on with the karmics, a very talented band, on this site.

The chroniclers, from yore, gone but not forgotten...


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Psyche's Muse

6/27/2018 5:00:53 AM


Wow! Brian "Booth" is a part of the "karmics"??? Cool! LOVE THEIR STUFF!!!


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Steve April

6/30/2018 5:19:11 PM


Here's a review from larz boah, and his station Musical Puppets inna Galaxy, on m'Steve April collabros page, with Steve son...


"Even after their FiNaL cUrTaIn cALL, Ison & April bring back all the rage of their day: The Hilton Sisters and despite all the unscrupulous characters who took advantage of them, really were a couple of nice girls joined at the hip." added to station 5/7/2008 8:54:23 AM

http://www.indiemusicpeople.com/stationGen.aspx?stationID=2358, Great station, I recommend it. (great indie songs there)


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SILVERWOODSTUDIO

7/1/2018 6:20:36 PM



Hi again

Scott-----I was thinking of Steve Morton, lovely guy who died too young----I am FB friends with many of those artists I mentioned so I'm not complaining dude


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