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New Demos Up on Soundcloud

New Demos Up on Soundcloud - September 15, 2015

NIght Flight Plays The Ivy Room - July 27, 2013

Night Flight is starting to play around the Bay Area. We've played a half dozen shows so far and we're playing the Ivy Room in Albany CA. on Aug 3rd at 9:00. Here's the link

http://www.thenightflight.net

 

Hope to see you there!

Nearly 10,000 Plays On Soundcloud - March 20, 2013

The Soundcloud community grows stronger by the day and I'm happy to see that we have nearly 10,000 plays there. Anyone interested in checking out new artists and meeting up with independent music fans should give it a try. My link is  https://soundcloud.com/michael-joy.

OnAirFMMusic Uploaded Songs From River of Days and Float - March 18, 2013

OnAirMusic, The Indie Music Station, has uploaded all the songs from my last two CDS onto Youtube with just the covers from my albums as the video. Ok for now, at least the songs are there and hopefully within the next few months we can find some more creative ways to present them on Youtube.

70 New Fans From Jango Radio - March 18, 2013

Thanks much for all the people who listened to my songs on Jango Radio and a special thanks to my new fans!

Jango Radio Featuring Songs from Float and River of Days - March 11, 2013

The worldwide reach of Jango radio have brought me new friends and fans from the far reaches and I'm so happy to have this great outlet to meet such fine people.

 Here's the Jango Radio link

http://www.jango.com/music/Michael+Joy?l=0

Night Flight Over Water licensed by SAMANTHA BROWN'S PASSPORT TO GREAT WEEKEND - April 23, 2010

Travel Channels 10 year running popular SAMANTHA BROWN'S PASSPORT TO GREAT WEEKEND has licensed Night Flight Over Water for a recent show on Samantha's weekend trip to Minnesota(MINNESOTA SAM VS WILD is the episode's title) ...

Pandora Internet Radio Adds River of Days to Play List - July 24, 2009

Pandora Internet Radio adds River of Days to their playlist. Pandora radio is quickly becoming the standard for user chosen radio playlists. River of Days is now listed with Pandora, here's the link
http://www.pandora.com/music/artist/michael+joy

PIONEERING RECORD LABEL MAGNATUNE ADDS RIVER OF DAYS AND FLOAT TO THEIR LISTINGS - February 10, 2009

Pioneering record label Magnatune, based in Berkeley, California, has added both River of Days and Float to their listings..Magnatune is a revolutionary record label opening new pathways for independent artists.. check out their work and philosophy at http://www.magnatune.com/

PUMP AUDIO Offers Licensing Contract For float - March 4, 2008

Pump Audio has added 'float' to its library for licensing:

Founded in 2001, Pump Audio is a new kind of agent for independent musicians, digitally connecting them with buyers in the mainstream media. With Pump Audio, artists can license their music into productions without giving up any ownership, while TV and advertising producers can discover new music ready for use.
With a growing catalog of tens of thousands of songs, all by independent artists from around the world, customers access music through Pump's innovative search software and delivery services, the Soundtrack Service online, and the PumpBox™, which is currently on the desktops of thousands of creative professionals worldwide.

Pump Audio is based in New York's Hudson Valley.

XM Satellite Radio, The Radar Report Will Feature Songs from 'float' and 'River of Days' - February 25, 2008

"float" and "River of Days" will be featured on XM Satellite Radio The Radar Report, Thursday 2/28/08 10 p.m.( Eastern Time) XM free signup for 14 day trial, give it a try!

Pump Audio Adds River of Days songs to its Pump Box - January 3, 2008

Pump Audio, a worldwide licensing company has chosen River of Days to be added to their most recent "Pump Pox". "Founded in 2001, Pump Audio is a new kind of agent for independent musicians, digitally connecting them with buyers in the mainstream media. With Pump Audio, artists can license their music into productions without giving up any ownership, while TV and advertising producers can discover new music ready for use.
With a growing catalog of tens of thousands of songs, all by independent artists from around the world, customers access music through Pump's innovative search software and delivery services, the Soundtrack Service online, and the PumpBox™, which is currently on the desktops of thousands of creative professionals worldwide.

Pump Audio is based in New York's Hudson Valley."
http://www.pumpaudio.com/artists/about.php

Three Songs From Float Added To XM Satellite Radio Regular Playlist - November 25, 2007

"All I Do Is Float", "Between The Lies", and "What Is This Dream" are in the regular rotation on XM50 The Loft, satellite radio and much thanks to music director Jerry Rubino for adding the songs to his play list. It's an honor to be heard on such a ground breaking radio show.

XM Satellite Radio's The Loft/XM50 Features "All I Do Is Float" - November 23, 2007

For three weeks in november XM Satellite Radio's The Loft has featured "All I Do Is Float" from the most recent cd "float". The Loft focuses on new music ranging from independent singer/songwriters like Grace Potter and the Nocturnals, Liam Finn, Peter Mulvey,Christ Stills, to lesser none recordings by well known artists such as Norah Jones, rem, and Wilco.

Float Reviewed by Online Music Mag Tastes Like Chicken - October 25, 2007

MICHAEL JOY – FLOAT (Rivulet Records)
Delving into multiple genres, including country, folk, pop, and folk rock, Michael Joy's latest release can only be described as true Americana.
RATING: THREE STARS

"Float" Arrives - June 14, 2007

The new cd has arrived and will be available at cd baby and other online stores in the next few weeks

John Cuniberti Finishes Mastering of "Float" at The Plant - May 5, 2007

John Cuniberti,Veteran mastering engineer put the final touches on the new cd "float" at The Plant in Sausalito, California. Groove House Records in Los Angeles will manufacture the disc. "float" will be available by early June.

Final Mixes Finished By Justin Phelps At Hyde Street Studios, San Francisco - March 24, 2007

guided by master mixer and sound engineer Justin Phelps at Hyde Street in San Francisco, we had some great days adding to the original tracks and mixing down.

Dave Mihaly(Jolie Holland), Max Butler(Chuck Prophet), Marisa Martinez(Eric Mcfadden), and Michael Israel(Bonny Hayes, The Lomaxes) Put Final Touches on "FLOAT" - March 24, 2007

This last week saw the final sessions for the "FLOAT" CD. Dave Mihaly was just off touring with Jolie Holland and laid down drum tracks for three songs. Marisa Martinez, violin player with Eric Mcfadden, added her magic to two songs, Max Butler who has worked with Chuck Prophet and many other San Francisco artists played some wonderful steel and lead guitar tracks, and drummer Michael Israel who has worked with Bonnie Hayes, The Mermen, The Lomaxes, and many other, put the perfect groove to the gospel feel of "Johnny Told Me", winding up the final sessions for the cd.

Dan Eisenberg(Ryan Adams, Tift Merritt, Jonathan Ricman, Shelby Lynne) Adds Piano and Organ to new CD - March 24, 2007

Dan Eisenberg, keyboard/ multi-instrumenalist for Ryan Adams, Tift Merritt, Jonathan Richman, and a host of well known bands/songwriters,came to Hyde Studios this past friday to add acoustic piano and organ to the final song on the CD "FLOAT", "Johnny Told Me". The gospel feel of the tune took on new life with the old upright piano and the Hammond B3 organ once Danny took the song under his wing... "Johnny Told Me" will soon be on this website and myspace with other new songs from the cd.

PUMP AUDIO Offers Licensing Contract For River Of Days - January 17, 2007

It's a great pleasure to hear today that Pump Audio, one of the foremost innovators of music licensing in the world, has added River of Days to their library. Below is the basic information on Pump Audio.... Pump Audio is a new kind of agent for independent musicians, digitally connecting them with buyers in the mainstream media. With Pump Audio, artists can license their music into productions without giving up any ownership, while TV and advertising producers can discover new music ready for use. With a growing catalog of tens of thousands of songs, all by independent artists from around the world, customers access music through Pump’s innovative search software and delivery device, the PumpBox™. Pump Audio is based in New York's Hudson Valley.

MTV Offers Contract To License Songs On River Of Days - August 13, 2006

MTV has offered a contract to license the songs on River Of Days to be used in shows for the coming season... MTV music supervisor, Jen Schwartz will be in charge of placing the songs

New Songs Recorded In Lexington Kentucky With Duane Lundy - February 5, 2006

11 new songs were
recorded with independent producer, Duane Lundy, known for his work with many independent artists. Members of the band "Scourge Of The Sea" added their unique talents to the project along with Duane's own multi-instrumental contribution, pictures, and some rough mixes will be up on this site soon..............

Summer Radio Campaign Ends with 145 Stations Having "River of Days" in Rotation - September 17, 2005

Thanks to the fine people at Tinderbox Music, Minneapolis, MN, over 145
college radio stations had songs from "River of Days" in rotation throughout the summer months.Thanks so much to each and every station who played the songs!
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