Tag Archives: Billy Brandt

The Most Awesomest Song of the Day: “Are You Listening?” by Billy Brandt and Sarana Verlin!!!

Here’s a link to the complete list: https://philmaq.com/most-awesomest-songs/ I want to emphasize mostly, relatively newer music, just like on my Monday night show, “Prime Time Theme Attic.” (Monday nights 8PM-10PM ET when it returns.) Here’s the link for when that day … Continue reading

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Philby 100 Best Albums of 2019

Will there ever be a “normal” year again? With everything that is going on in the world, there have been times where I have actually forgotten about posting this list! But he official Philby 100 Best Albums of 2019 post is … Continue reading

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Philby Hot 100 Songs of 2019 Award Winners!!!

I’ve heard it said before that a song or single is kind of like a musical business card. I’m pretty sure it wasn’t the songwriter or the artist that made that statement. I construct every one of my shows thinking … Continue reading

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2019 Fall New Music Showcase Pt. 2 on Prime Time Theme Attic, Monday Night 8PM-10PM ET!!!

I have to admit that I never thought a show of mine would be canceled because of snow in November, but that’s what happened last Monday. I’ve eventually learned that you won’t win in a fight versus nature or computers! … Continue reading

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Thank You To All Who Helped Out on Radiothon 2019!!!

When you have a volunteer radio station like whfr.fm, 89.3 FM in the Dearborn-Detroit area, it requires more than just staff members to volunteer to help keep the station running. It also involves the loyal listeners who contributed donations for … Continue reading

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The Stars Come Out Even in the Daytime on Theme Attic!

Monday night’s “Prime Time Theme Attic” was full of so many wonderful local artists! Guess what? Wednesday morning’s “Theme Attic” with Phil Maq has more as “The Stars Even Come Out in the Daytime” from 10AM-12PM EDT!!! This is my “Theme Attic” … 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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Phil’s Faves: Albums, October 28, 2018

Over time, my listening habits have changed and at the moment I usually listen to albums completely through. I haven’t done that in years, but it’s actually very rewarding—particularly when the album is good. Every album that will be on … Continue reading

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Phil’s Faves: Songs, July 22, 2018

This is a weekly Top Ten list of what I consider to be the best songs that I listened to the previous week. Most songs will be current, but there are no boundaries. I’ve already stated on this web site … Continue reading

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“Are You Listening?”: A New Album By Billy Brandt and Sarana VerLin (Hint: You Should Be!)

It’s been almost four years to the day since the last brilliant Billy Brandt album, “The Time Is Now.” (Philby award winner.) It’s been almost five years since the last “Billy Brandt and Sarana VerLin collaboration, “Goin’ Home.” (Pre Philby … Continue reading

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