Showing posts from June, 2013

Marriage Equality Bash at The Bashful Peacock

Last night at The Bashful Peacock, Professor Rudolfo Woodget and I threw a last minute, impromptu celebration in honor of the US Supreme Court rulings yesterday that enable future progress regarding marriage equality in the United States of America.

For those of you who are not familiar with The Bashful Peacock, it is Caledon’s gathering place for ladies and gentlemen who prefer the company of ladies and gentlemen, respectively, and it has been in operation for almost 6 years. I have had the honor to play there many, many times over the years and Radio Riel used to run live broadcasts there on a regular basis.

Perhaps it was because we are just past Midsummer Night and a Super Moon, or perhaps it was just the sheer joy of what yesterday's rulings mean, but the crowd last night at The Peacock was alight with love and happiness!

I will be honest and say that it has been months, if not years, since I have felt that much positive emotion from the crowd at an event. It reminded me of w…

Caledon Country Dance

Ladies and gentlemen, you are cordially invited to the Caledon Country Dance from 4-6pm SLT at the Carntaigh Green in the Caledon Sim.

This event occurs on the 4th Friday of the Month and features Folk and Traditional music from the British Isles presented by Gabrielle Riel. Tune in on Radio Riel's Main stream.


Riel Conversations: Pirates of the Caledonian

I have a new podcast in the works! It's called Riel Conversations and here is a sneak peak!
Welcome to Riel Conversations, a podcast produced by Gabrielle Riel (of Radio Riel) that features interviews about music, technology, history, literature, education and more!

In this episode, Gabrielle Riel interviews Alfonso Avalanche and Fuschia Begonia about the long-running Pirates of the Caledonian event. Learn how this annual event started and why Alfonso, Fuschia and Gabi keep doing it!

Click here to listen to the episode.
The Riel Conversations theme is by Kevin Macleod of Incompetech. Riel Conversations is produced by Gabrielle Riel for Radio Riel.