Entries by colincruz

Saturday Specialty Show Lineup Revised

On Saturday evenings (in the Western Hemisphere), we Blast a 6 hour block of specialty programming. 6 PM-9 PM The Blastozoic Era (classic Christian rock, modern rock, alternative and metal) 9 PM-12 Midnight Blastmetal (new era metal, screamo and hardcore plus The Ghosts of Metal Blast segments) All times:  USA/Canadian Central Time Zone    

Multi-Stream Flash Player Is Now Packed With Streams Again

The multi-stream flash player is now packed with streams at various bit rates again: 64, 56, 48, 32, 24, 20kbps streams and the post-rapture backup stream are all in there. So you can find just about all of our streams in some fashion on the home page of TheBlast.FM.  This weekend, our main web dev […]

The Ghosts Of Rock And Metal Blast: New Show Airs 7 Days A Week

  This has been a long time coming. We've been bursting at the seams with seldom played, old Blast music and pre-Blast-aged music we used to Blast out regularly.  The older these songs get, the less they play: from Skillet, Project 86, and Pillar songs from earlier in this century… back to the previous century… to even […]

The Wedding’s Video For The Song “In The End”

The Wedding's video for "In The End" is a lot of fun and full of high energy.  Headbanging, stage-diving, cymbals on fire, and the guys taking a motorcycle ride in the desert.  Here is the link:  http://www.vevo.com/watch/the-wedding/in-the-end/USUV71301347?source=instantsearch  The song has been through some heavy-duty Blasting.  It is in heavy rotation on The Blast. 

The Blast IPhone App Update Is Finally Completed

Look at all those Blast stream choices!  The Blast's iPhone app has finally been updated, joining The Blast's Android app in having 8 live streams and the post-rapture backup stream (too many streams to fit on the screen).  There were all sorts of delays: the hacking of Apple's developer website; The Blast being approved as a […]

Skillet, Red Take Home Dove Awards

Tuesday night at the Dove Awards, Skillet and Red were winners in the categories Blasters care most about: Rock song of the year and Rock album of the year, respectively.  Red's album “Release The Panic” won the Dove Award for best Rock album last night, beating out Thousand Foot Krutch's "The End Is Where We Begin", […]

Nine Lashes Is In A Movie In Theaters Now

Nine Lashes is the band in the new Christian movie called "Grace Unplugged", which is about an 18 year old Christian girl who gets the musical break of a lifetime and has her faith tested in the "real world."  The movie is playing in theaters all over the USA now.  The Blast did a world […]