Thursday, August 17, 2006

FoxNet News Service

FoxNet News for Thursday, August 17, 2006.
Welcome to FoxNet, the newsletter for information about my musical
activities such as Galactic Travels, Pulse, The Municipal Band of
Allentown, Pinnacle, and much more!

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Bill Fox


8:00 am - Afterglow on WMUH
11:00 pm - Galactic Travels on WDIY

Coming this week:
August 24 - Municipal Band of Allentown at West Park

Coming up:
September 7 - Municipal Band of Allentown at Jordan UCC Church
September 29 - Malarky at Upper Saucon Township Park
October 14 - Pinnacle at ProgOctoberfest in Clifton, NY
October 28 - Pulse Halloween party at Club 316



Afterglow airs from 8:00 am to 9:30 am every Thursday morning. Tune in
for a delightful mix of eclectic musical genres including a healthy
dose of Progressive Rock. Tune in at 91.7 FM or on the internet at:

Tonight at 11 pm on Galactic Travels, I'll continue the month-long
Special Focus on Klaus Schulze and his recent reissued work on Revisited
Records. The Featured CD at Midnight will be "Mirage." The Vinyl
Starter will come from the LP "Departure from the Northern Wasteland"
by Michael Hoenig on Kuckuck Records and released in 1978. For
details, see the Special Focus page at:

Galactic Travels is an electronic, ambient, and space music show that
airs each Thursday at 11:04 pm on WDIY 88.1 FM, Allentown and
Bethlehem, 93.9 FM in Easton and Phillipsburg, 93.7 FM in Fogelsville
and Trexlertown, 92.9 FM on Service Electric Cable, and on the
internet. WDIY now simulcasts on WXLV on 90.3 FM in Schnecksville,


The Municipal Band of Allentown is in the middle of its summer concert
series. Here's the schedule for the remainder of the summer:
Thursday, August 24, 7:30 pm at West Park
Thursday, September 7, 7:30 pm at West Park
Sunday, September 10, 6:00 pm at Jordan UCC Church
Saturday, September 16, 6:00 pm at St. James Church


My next stint on the AM/FM Show will be Saturday, September 23 at 6:00
am. I will continue the special on E-dition Electronic Music
Magazine's sampler CDs.

Tune in to WMUH Allentown at 91.7 FM, broadcasting from the campus of
Muhlenberg College. I alternate hosting the show with Bruce. When I
am at the helm, the show features electronic, ambient, and spacemusic
at the beginning, an eclectic mix of genres in the middle, and winds
up with Progressive Rock. WMUH's web site is

By popular demand, Malarky will return to Upper Saucon Township Park on
Preston Lane in Upper Saucon Township, east of Route 378 for an outdoor
on Friday, September 29, at 6:00 pm.

You can hear Malarky in Celtic action at your private party. Contact
Patti Edgar for booking by emailing or calling

Pinnacle will take it on the road to up state New York October 14 to
play at the Progoctoberfest festival. More details to come.

Initial reactions to Meld, our new CD, is overwhelmingly great! We
think you're in for a real treat when you buy the CD! Order now
because THEY'RE HERE!!!

WLVR, WDIY/WXLV, and WMUH are already playing tracks from Meld as well
as many internet radio stations!!!!!

The CD was mastered at Star City Recording by Carl Cadden James (of
InsideOut recording group Shadow Gallery) under the supervision of
legendary producer Jeff Glixman (Kansas, Yngwie Malmsteen). The cover
art was done by Martin Kornick who has done covers for Emerson, Lake &
Palmer, Transatlantic, and the mighty Spock's Beard.

While you're web surfing, check out the Pinnacle web site at the NEW
address: You can order Meld there right now!
You can also buy the CD (and our first one, too) at CD Baby.

Our first CD of five original tunes and one extra bonus surprise is
available there and at CD Baby! You can also see any member of the
band to buy your very own copy of our first release called "A Man's
Reach..." We had fun putting it together and still love the results.
Check it out at

You can read the CD's first public review at the ProgGnosis web site:
Their database has an artist listing for us, too, at:

Check out our listings at:
MySpace -

Pulse returns to Club 316 on October 28 for their Halloween party.
Fun, prizes, costumes!

PULSE plays at the level of a tribute band without specializing on any
one band. This is no mean feat! This high caliber Classic Rock band
plays the music of Steely Dan, Santana, Deep Purple, Pink Floyd, Moody
Blues, Jethro Tull, Blues Brothers, Beatles, and other top shelf
groups. The group includes Greg Van Allen (guitars and vocals), Rod
Gilkeson (vocals), Bob Ashmore (Keyboards), Bill Fox (bass and vocals),
and Billy Fenstermacher (drums and vocals).

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