Today, we've had some intermittent internet routing issues between our sending data center and the Virginia data center that hosts the 64k and 32k streams, causing dead air on those streams at times. If you experience this in one of our apps or in the multi-stream flash player on the website, switch to our 56k, 48k, or 24k […]
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For the second time, The Blast, aka "Blastrock from TheBlast.FM" is a semi-finalist for the award of Best Single Stream Webcaster in the RAIN (Radio And Internet Newsletter) Awards, which will be held September 17th in Orlando, Florida. In the bigger station and network categories, heavyweights such as ESPN Radio, Tune In Radio, and iHeart […]
Here's why Silverline missed out on their scheduled 2013 Lifelight Festival appearance. Lead singer Ryan Edberg and his wife had something much more important to attend to…the birth of their new daughter, Kylie. Congrats from The Blast for the addition to the Silverline family!
Find out what Disciple's Kevin Young thinks about the effects of illegal downloading. Here him talk about the next record and its progress. Disciple's front man and The Blast founder and afternoon on air personality Colin Cruz sat down over the weekend at The Blast booth at Lifelight Festival and caught up. Listen in Monday at […]
The new multi-stream flash/HTML5 player is having issues and is not currently working in some browsers. The most popular stream that normally works in that player is the CD quality 64k AAC+ stream. We have re-loaded the legacy 64k AAC+ flash player on to the website in case the multi-stream flash/HTML5 player does not work in your […]
We have added our transparent CD quality 192 kbps mp3 stream to our Android app. That moves in to the app without you taking an app update. Just close and re-open your app. Clear the cache, clear data and force stop, if necessary, to see it. In other Android app news… The problem of invisible…to […]
Only the Sturgis Rally and Races draw more visitors to South Dakota every year. Expecting to top 100,000 people once again at this free fest, The Lifelight Festival is held every Labor Day weekend in southeastern South Dakota, just east of Worthing, a small town not too far from Sioux Falls. It draws people from as […]
Red has not one, but TWO songs nominated for Rock Song Of The Year…those are their back-to-back Rock radio singles Who We Are and Perfect Life.. Not surprisingly, Skillet's Sick Of It is also nominated in the category as is We As Human's Strike Back, and Remedy Drive's Resuscitate Me. All five of those songs are Blasted here. […]
Once again, The Blast will have a booth at the festival nearest our world headquarters, the Lifelight Music Festival near Sioux Falls, South Dakota, Labor Day weekend. We are looking for cool, hip, young Blasters to help give out Blast Cards and Blast stickers at the booth, get crazy on The Blast megaphone, and help […]
After doing an overhaul of our website, the regular donation links are having some coding issues that our web team needs to solve. In the meantime, we have a temporary Donation button now on our website that will work. It is on the right side, just under The Blast Map.