Chris Cornell Dead at 52!

All of us here @shangrlaradio were shocked and saddened by the tragic and untimely death of Chris Cornell, frontman for Soundgarden and Audioslave. Our thoughts are with his family and friends at this very difficult time. ~Lordy

Shangrla is moving home

Hi Shangrilarians, Just a quick heads up; I am moving from Essex to Southampton and taking Shangrla Radio with me. The new broadband will be activated on the 10th January, so there will be a couple of days with only the Rock 500 playing. Still, not a bad stop gap with all the best of […]

SCHEDULED SERVER MAINTENANCE

Shangrla Radio will be off air for a short period while we conduct essential server maintenance. ~Lordy

David Bowie dies of cancer aged 69

David Bowie, one of the most influential musicians of our times has died of cancer age 69. A statement was issued on his social media accounts, saying he “died peacefully, surrounded by his family” after an “18-month battle with cancer”. Tributes have been paid from all around the world, by friends and fans, to the […]

New Times for DJ Anj and the Cat Shows

DJ Anj is rested and ready to bring his awesome mix of Blues and Rock and other genres back to Shangrla Radio. Check the Schedule for his new Times: DJ ANJ SCHEDULE and his Show Page

DJ Anj Taking a Break

DJ ANJ is taking a break from his shows. 7 days a week was always too much. He’ll be back soon on a regular less intensive schedule. I’ll keep you posted ~ Lordy

A Fond Farewell To Blues Legend B.B. King

Once again we have to say goodbye to a musical legend. B.B. King, the name synonymous with the blues, left us for greener pastures on 14th May 2015 after battling a diabetes related illness. Born Riley B. King on ….. he became known as “The Beale Street Blues Boy”, this got shortened to just “Blues […]

Ben E King: R&B legend dies at 76

Seems I’m always writing posts when someone dies! But once again we have to say goodbye to a legend. Born Benjamin Earl Nelson, he initially joined a doo-wop group called The Five Crowns, who later became The Drifters. His first solo hit was “Spanish Harlem” followed by his most famous offering “Stand by Me”. Rest […]

Spock Dies at Age 83

Actor Leonard  Nimoy, famous for his portrayal of Mr Spock in the cult sci-fi series Star Trek, has died at the age of 83 in Los Angeles. He reportedly succumbed to end-stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease on Friday morning. His career as both an actor and director spanned decades. But he will mostly be remembered for […]

Jack Bruce Tribute

Former CREAM bassist Jack Bruce died at his home in Suffolk, England on the 25th October 2014 of liver disease. This will be two hours of music to celebrate his career. 8pm GMT, 12 noon PST. http://shangrlaradio.com/

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