HAPPY BIRTHDAY SPENCER!

Happy Birthday Spencer, and many Happy Returns! 19 years old and already blasting out the blues with style, obviously he has the blues in his blood. The only way is up! Have a wonderful  birthday Spencer.  

Former Fleetwood Mac Guitarist Danny Kirwan Dies At 68

Former Fleetwood Mac guitarist Danny Kirwan has died of unknown causes at the age of 68, according to an announcement from band leader Mick Fleetwood. “Today was greeted by the sad news of the passing of Danny Kirwan in London, England,” Fleetwood revealed in a post on the band’s official Facebook page. “Danny was a huge force in […]

Happy Birthday Tom Jones

78 Years Young! Happy Birthday Tom Jones Sir Thomas John Woodward OBE (born 7 June 1940), also known by his stage name Tom Jones, is a Welsh singer. His career has spanned six decades, from his emergence as a vocalist in the mid-1960s with a string of top hits, regular touring, appearances in Las Vegas […]

Clarence Fountain Dies at 88

R.I.P Clarence Fountain Clarence Fountain, a founding member of the gospel group Blind Boys of Alabama, has died. His manager Charles Driebe confirmed to Pitchfork that Fountain died on Sunday in a Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He was 88. Throughout his nearly 70-year career, Fountain and the group worked with Lou Reed, Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon, […]

Next Weeks Featured Artist

18 year old ‘New Artist of the Year’ Maple Blues Award winner, Spencer MacKenzie, has an insightful musical expression emerging from his body, and the only explanation is an old soul residing within! He has a deep, soulful, true to the blues sound, with an electrifying twist that captivates his audience. There is no question […]

Death of a Blues Legend

Once again we have to say goodbye to a Blues Legend. Eddy “The Chief” Clearwater died of heart failure at the tender age of 83. The Chief, born Edward Harrington in 1935 in Mississippi, died in his hometown of Skokie, his label, Alligator Records, said in a statement. Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel stated: “Chicago has […]

Happy Birthday Suzi Quatro

Happy Birthday to one of Shangrla Radio’s Loyal Supporters! Suzi Quatro Between 1973 and 1980, Suzi was awarded six Bravo Ottos. In 2010, she was voted into the Michigan Rock and Roll Legends online Hall of Fame. Suzi has sold over 50 million albums and continues to perform live, worldwide. Her most recent studio album was […]

Happy Birthday Bob Dylan

May 24, 1941 Bob Dylan was born Robert Allen Zimmerman on May 24, 1941. He became a reluctant “voice of a generation” during the 1960’s with songs such as “Blowin’ in the Wind” and “The Times They Are a-Changin”. Bob has received many awards including the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2016. Dylan’s lyrics incorporate a wide […]

Shangrla Is Putting it’s Foot Down

Yes Shangrla is about to engage overdrive. We have formed some realistic short and long term goals for the future  and are about to open a new Patreon page. As followers of Shangrla Radio, I would like to hear your comments, ideas and feedback on our soon to be published Patreon page. You can take […]

The Royal Wedding

Shangrla Radio sends Congratulations to the  Duke and Duchess of Sussex      

s2Member®