3D Girl Tracks

I found a book marked girl to grab, only to discover that it was an encyclopedia!  Seriously, any female human from birth through childhood and adolescence to attainment of adulthood when she becomes a woman might be called menina, djevojcica, dívka, pige, meisje, chica, tyttö, fille,  jeune femme, mädchen, ragazza, jente, dziewczyna, fata, fete, muchacha, […]

4th of July 3D RadioActivity Style

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We’re observing American traditions and influences this week on  The Award Winning 3D RadioActivity, with notes and music that augments the occasion of the country’s birthday, which is shared several other auspicious events. For instance, in… 362 BC – The Thebans defeated the Spartans at The Battle of Mantinea. Nearly 700 years later in 1054 […]

Telling Secrets On The Award Winning 3D RadioActivity

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I’m Uncle Marty, this is The 3D RadioActivity, and on this episode we are on a secret musical mission. The first Known Use of the word was in the 14th century, The Origin is in Middle English, from Anglo-French secré, from Latin secretus, from the past participle of se-cer-nere, to separate, distinguish, from se- apart […]

Cinco De Mayo on The 3D RadioActivity

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I’m Uncle Marty, this is The Award Winning 3D RadioActivity, and in honor of Cinco De Mayo, on this episode we are visiting south of the border, so get some chips, salsa, guacamole and maybe even a sombrero as we play some favorite fiesta cantatas and free verses to keep the good time rolling with […]

Billboard #1 Hits on The Award Winning 3D RadioActivity

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I’m Uncle Marty, this is The 3D RadioActivity, and on this episode we are playing songs that peaked in the #1 position on top of the rankings.  Billboard is an international news magazine devoted to music and the music industry, and is one of the oldest trade publications in the world. It maintains several internationally […]

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s Songs That Shaped The Genre On The Award Winning 3D RadioActivity

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What’s our topic this time on The Award Winning 3D RadioActivity?  Select choices from an unordered list of 660 songs (initially 500) that are believed to have been most influential in shaping the course of rock and roll. It’s The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s “The Songs That Shaped Rock and Roll“!   Organized by […]

Rolling Stone Magazine Favorites on The Award Winning 3D RadioActivity

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I’m Uncle Marty, this is your Award Winning 3D RadioActivity, and on this episode we are focusing on a group of recordings, specifically the top rated ones from The Rolling Stone Magazine, a recognized authority in the Rock & Roll Music Industry. You have heard me reference them on the show nearly every week. Well […]

The Blues Hall of Fame on The Award Winning 3D RadioActivity

A is for Allison, A is for April and A is for Awards. I’m Uncle Marty, on The Award Winning 3D RadioActivity, and this week we are focusing on music that was recognized either when the artist recieved accolades or as the Song of The Year by The Blues Hall of Fame, as we feature […]

The Gospel According to Uncle Marty – Chapter IV The Award Winning 3D RadioActivity

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I’m Uncle Marty, this is The 3D RadioActivity, and on this episode we are playing Gospel Music as we have done in earlier podcasts.   Gospel music is an interesting genre. The creation, performance, significance, and even the definition varies according to culture and social context. Composed and performed for many purposes, including aesthetic pleasure, religious […]

Lending a hand to Palm Sunday On The 3D RadioActivity

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I’m Uncle Marty, this is The Award Winning 3D RadioActivity, as Sean and I go through the musical trenches with digital hand to hand fun, because on this episode we are playing songs for a specific body part in to our all hands on deck selections by Lending a hand to Palm Sunday. Check us […]

St. Patrick’s Day MondeGREENs on The Award Winning 3D RadioActivity

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This is Uncle Marty, stick around for an hour as we celebrate This Grand Irish Holiday in a different way…  This week on The 3D RadioActivity, we are playing songs that have misheard lyrics.  How does this tie in to Saint Patrick’s Day?  Because they are known as Mondegreens. A mondegreen is the mishearing or […]

Even More Cowbell Music On The 3D RadioActivity

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I’m Uncle Marty, this is The 3D RadioActivity, and on this episode we are playing even more songs containing cowbells, I could do a month or two of this without repeating a tune, however we break it up to keep things light. In music, the composer writes to use the instruments of the orchestra. There […]

Flying along with The 3D RadioActivity

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I’m Uncle Marty, we are cruising at altitude on The Award Winning 3D RadioActivity this week, as we feature a musical flying formation, so you can loosen your seatbelts and walk freely about the cabin, Miss Vickie will be your hostess. On this episode we are playing songs about Flight, the process by which an […]

Presidential Seal of Approval on The 3D RadioActivity

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I’m Uncle Marty, this is The Award Winning 3D RadioActivity, and for being the shortest month of the year, February sure has a lot packed into it.  February is American Heart Month, Black History Month, National Bird-Feeding Month, and it celebrates Grounhog day, Paczki Thursday, Mardi Gras, Valentine’s Day and the birthdays of two of […]

Western (Swing) Music on The Award Winning 3D RadioActivity

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Last week on Your Award Winning 3D RadioActivity we played Country music, and the natural followup this time is Western, and you know that we will have to get in some great swing music from that region too.  Western music celebrates the life of the cowboy on the open ranges and prairies of North America, […]