Category Archives: Philby

The Lifespan of a Philby Entry

Since I started posting about the Philby Awards earlier than I ever have before, I thought it might be interesting to have some posts about my strategy for Philby submissions. Any year that I work on them, I consider entries … Continue reading

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The Philbys Are Calling! Do You Hear It?

My Philby logo has been sitting as a draft on my website since July 31.  I’ve been thinking about doing that post since April. Last year I finally got around to posting it in October. The year before, I posted … Continue reading

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2018 Philby 100 Best Albums

As the words of a Crosby Stills, and Nash song state: “It’s Been a Long Time Comin!” Through all of the weather delays and station closings, the official Philby 100 Best Albums of 2018 post is finally ready! This is … Continue reading

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Philby Top 20 Album Countdown Wednesday Morning, 10AM-12 PM EST!!!

This is it! The Final Countdown! The Big Reveal! The Grand Finale! The Big Kahuna… and several more cliches I can throw in this discussion! If radio could have fireworks, these Top 20 Albums would have them! I think it’s … Continue reading

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2018 Philby Hot Song Award Winners!!!

Sometimes, when I put my yearly Philby lists together, for some unknown reason, I always expect to see a similarity of songs or styles. And each year, I personally, am impressed with the variety of music that ends up as … Continue reading

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Final Top 20 Philby Albums Will Finally Air………Finally!!!

The Philbys have been postponed twice because of weather, so I am somewhat apprehensive when I say this: Unless there is a “something” apocalypse that I’m not aware of at the moment, the “Top 20 Philby Albums of 2018” will … Continue reading

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Philby’s Postponed Again! Not Sure About the Rescheduled Date.

This is pretty late, but I’ve been busy. HFC was closed again today, so the station is closed and the final Philbys are postponed again. However, day does not follow night this time, because I have something else scheduled for … Continue reading

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Unofficial Philby Best Albums of 2018, List 4!!!

This is the last list that I will post unofficially until the official one is official! 21.Heavy Days—Katy Guillen and The Girls 22.A Different Kind of Train—Craig Moreau 23.Mother Lion—May Erlewine 24.Champion—Nora Jane Struthers and The Party Line 25.Peaks and … Continue reading

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Unofficial Philby Best Albums of 2018, List 3

Another partial album list: 41.Walk With Me—Laura Rain and The Caesars 42.Offerings—Joseph Veloz 43.If We Dig Any Deeper, It Could Get Dangerous—Sarah McQuaid 44.Living Inside—The Dirk Kroll Band 45.Altered Sweet: The Songs of Matthew Sweet—Various Artists 46.American Beauty—C.J. Ramone 47.Beyond … Continue reading

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Philby Best Albums of 2018 Pt. 4, Monday Night, 8PM-10PM EST!!!!

Another segment of the “Philby Best Albums of 2018” will be presented on Monday night’s “Prime Time Theme Attic” with Phil Maq from 8PM-10PM EST!!! Songs by artists on the list will include The Prefab Messiahs (Album cover for “Psychsploitation Today” in the upper row, … Continue reading

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