news

  • tob’s DGC Best of 2017! (12/31/2017)

    (entry below was taken from tob’s post on ‘bboard’)

    Below is a list of the Top 10 percent best Dubious Goals Committee shows of 2017. Don’t check the math. But do peruse the list and listen to these gems from the archive. Shows are archived by date, so pick a show and go to http://anonradio.net/archives/ to listen!

    Note: No best shows in January, but there’s a whole week of good stuff between June 30 and July 5. Enjoy!

    2017-02-25 Blenheim Castle
    2017-03-08 Chasing an owl around OPPD
    2017-03-25 Off-road R/C racing
    2017-04-01 Building a ROCKET BOAT
    2017-04-15 Building a mechanical CW keyer
    2017-04-22 Building an AM transmitter
    2017-05-06 Marmot whistles caught on tape
    2017-05-20 My latest simple game engine
    2017-05-27 Mysterious device testing
    2017-06-21 A tornado warning
    2017-06-24 Building a pneumatic launcher
    2017-06-30 thru 2017-07-05 Firing cannons, blowing stuff up
    2017-08-06 Odd signage
    2017-08-26 Graham crackers
    2017-09-20 How to cheat at dice with door pops
    2017-10-20 The Asphalt Paving Day show
    2017-10-22 A close marmot encounter
    2017-10-24 Dazzle camouflage in women’s fashion
    2017-10-29 Muskrats
    2017-11-04 Making my BBQ sauce
    2017-11-08 Unboxing some thrift store finds
    2017-12-19 Things that drive me nuts about Christmas (rants)
    2017-12-23 Hanging out with reindeer

  • 2 New Shows on aNONradio.net! (12/31/2017)

    aNONradio welcomes 2 new shows!

    “Top 10 Hits From The Archive” with DJ Marcus a.k.a. member ‘mnw’ —
    livestreams every Sunday 00:00-01:00 UTC — A countdown show of top
    music streamed, downloaded, or liked from the free music archive.

    and

    “SDFARC Echolink Net on Node 9424 (AB9FJ)” with the SDFARC (SDF Amateur
    Radio Club) — livestreams every Monday 00:00-01:00 UTC — For more
    information about the SDF Amateur Radio Club, please visit their site
    at: http://sdfarc.org

    “Top 10 Hits From The Archive” debuted earlier today. If you missed the
    show, please listen to it from the aNONradio archives on
    http://anonradio.net/archives and take a look at the playlist on
    http://anonradio.net/djs/dj-marcus/

    You too can become an aNONradio.net DJ! Please visit
    http://anonradio.net/djs for more information.

    Thank you all for your support!

  • Schedule now available for your calendar program! (12/3/2017)

    Great news!

    You can now add the aNONradio schedule into your busy GUI calendar
    programs! It is only available in Apple iCalendar format but there are
    ways to subscribe to the live calendar if you are using other calendar
    programs. Simply go the aNOnradio.net homepage and click “subscribe to
    the schedule: Apple iCalendar” for the live webcal address. Click “other
    calendars” for instructions on how to subscribe using other calendar
    programs.

    Once subscribed, your calendar would look like this screen shot:

    the aNONradio.net schedule on iOS (iPad)

    This is a live public calendar and so once subscribed correctly it would
    sync automatically with aNONradio’s schedule if there are changes!

    How cool is that?! 😀

    Thank you for your support!

  • aNONradio.net welcomes new DJ – DJ Tisho! (12/3/2017)

    DJ Tisho’s show “DJ-Tisho ON-AIR” will livestream every Sunday, 20:00-22:00 UTC!

    Here’s a short intro from DJ Tisho:

    “Web Developer, Designer, and DJ from Bulgaria

    Working like a DJ from 1995 in many night clubs.
    Founder and producer of 2 Bulgarian radio shows in the past in private
    radio station “Bravo” in Varna – Disco Mix Club radio show and Netmania.
    DJ in Internet radio shows after 2000. Remixer of popular
    Russian girl band t.A.T.u. and has received recognition for that from
    t.A.T.u. fans.”

    … and this is DJ Tisho’s blog page on the aNONradio.net site:

    http://anonradio.net/djs/dj-tisho/

    If everything goes well, “DJ-Tisho ON-AIR” will livestream tomorrow for
    the first time on aNONradio.net! Let us all show our support and warmest
    welCOM for our new DJ by tuning in to his first livestream tomorrow!

    Please remember — you can always say HI to our DJs during their live shows
    in the ‘anonradio’ room on ‘com’ and #anonradio on IRC (irc.sdf.org)!

    DJ Tisho is user ’tisho’ on SDF.

    Good luck and most of all, have fun DJing on aNONradio.net, DJ Tisho! 😀

  • tonite on aNONradio! (12/2/2017)

    ** ALL TIMES IN UTC !! **

    19:30-20:00 Dubious Goals Committee with tob
    20:00-21:00 The Sound Show with mjt
    22:00-23:00 hardmous with hardmous
    23:00-00:00+1 Intergalactic Wasabi Mix with snowdusk
    02:00-03:00 OpenVoIP
    03:00-05:00 OpenMic

    d00dz exploration at Heron Haven, teas, football, Pippa, analogue
    hacking, and many other fun stuff – these are just a few of the topics
    you will hear from the daily meetings of the Dubious Goals Committee led
    by their chairman tob.

    Listen to mjt talk about all different kinds of musical genres and side
    stories behind each song as he explores his vast musical collection. You
    might be able to catch mjt play avant-garde guitar — LIVE!!

    2 hours of back-to-back electronic music shows with hardmous and
    snowdusk — psy-trance and Goa Trance with hardmous, and then techno
    with snowdusk — genre subject to change as the DJ sees fit of course 🙂
    you might be able to catch hardmous play his own original tracks and
    snowdusk pushing the wrong buttons!!

    Open VOIP!! — Talk amongst yourselves. If you have no one to talk to,
    maybe you can do a monologue! During Open VoIP, the SDF VoIP 1088
    conference bridge will be streamed. Here openmic DJs can talk about
    their show ideas, collaboratively improvise live art or discuss
    anything. It is preferred that participants access the bridge using
    their SDF SIP accounts. If you cannot use the SIP server, then dial
    206-299-2120 and enter extension 1088 followed by the pound sign.

    OpenMic!!! –> Your chance to be a DJ! Own the mic — livestream your
    music, yourselves, your cat, your Mom, et cetera! Please go here for
    more technical details on how to livestream through aNONradio icecast
    server! –> http://sdf.org/?tutorials/anonradio-dj

    Thank you for your continuous support! PROMOTE!

  • DGC Thanksgiving Special! (11/22/2017)

    This Thursday, aka Thanksgiving, Dubious Goals Committee will transmit its annual Thanksgiving Special!  Tune in at 1930 UTC for all your Thanksgiving Special needs!

    Dubious Goals Committee 1930 UTC http://ma.sdf.org:8000/anonradio or go to anonradio.net and click on play. There will be turkey stuff.

  • Looking for new shows and DJs Sat/Sun UTC! (8/22/2017)

    (taken from smj’s announcement on bboard – July 15th)

    The large gap in the schedule is on Saturdays 0630 to 1930 UTC and Sundays 0630 to 1600 UTC. Looking for new shows, new DJs to add some shows into this part of the schedule. If you one of the folks that has not put together a show, this is a great chance for you to become part of aNONradio. Hello and Welcome!

  • aNONradio welCOMes 2 new DJs: DJ Julius & DJ Kennedy! (7/19/2017)

    Better late than never!!

    “Shut Up You Freak” with DJ Julius –> Sundays 17:00-19:00 UTC –> Hose off your Saturday night grime with DJ Julius.  A madhouse mosaic of musical memories.  Purification through free association.

    “The Good Show: Musi Pona” with DJ Kennedy –> Fridays 01:00-02:00 UTC –>  with jan Natan and guests — Talk, call-in, music, culture, toki pona and variety. 0100-0200 Saturday Zulu Time.

    Let’s support our new DJs by tuning in to their shows! 🙂

  • SDF at the Vintage Computer Festival! – Aug 5-6 – Computer History Museum – Mountain View, California (7/9/2017)

    Yes! SDF will have a booth at the Vintage Computer Festival at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California — August 5th and 6th! Keep an eye on announcements from smj! Cool! For info on the VCF 2017, go here –> http://vcfed.org/wp/festivals/vintage-computer-festival-west/

    This would be a perfect time for SDFcon 2017! 🙂

  • Lots of wacky stuff coming up on tob’s Dubious Goals Committee (6/29/2017)

    TACKER: tob (Tob)
    SUBJECT: Upcoming DGC Shows
    DATE: 29-Jun-17 19:43:54
    HOST: sdf

    Lots of wacky stuff coming up on Dubious Goals Committee:
    ———————————————————

    Friday 6/30: Blowing stuff up.

    Saturday 7/1: Fossils preserved by volcanic eruption.

    Sunday 7/2: Explosions, plus The Half-Pounder.

    Monday 7/3: More of the Half-Pounder Cannon.

    Tuesday 7/4: Celebratory Expolsions of Independence!

    Wednesday 7/5: Further exploration of blowing stuff up.

    Dubious Goals Committee: The best BANG for your buck! Mark your calendar!
    (Stock up on FFg and visco NOW kids so you can play along!)