Significant Releases of 2020 (non-ranking order)
2020 in Review

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2020 in Review Broadcasts:

27 December 2020 Playlist - Part One
03 January 2021 Playlist - Part Two
10 January 2021 Playlist - Part Three
17 January 2021 Playlist - Part Four
24 January 2021 Playlist - Part Five

Highlights From STAR'S END : 2020
Huron 01.26.20

performs a live in-studio radio concert on STAR'S END

STAR'S END 40th 02.23.20

STAR'S END Winter Fundraiser 2020
is another record breaking success! Thanks to Everyone who called in and made a donation, and to phone-room volunteers: Chaka Benson, Neil Cippon, Art Cohen, Diane King, Shawn Kralicek, Chuck Nixon, Maria Roman-Gremmel, Ian Staer and Jeff Towne

Live on STAR'S END 10.05.19 02.23.20

The industry8 label releases the CD Chuck van Zyl: Live on Star's End 10.05.19 - which is initially available only as a "Thank You" Gift to STAR'S END supporters

Special CommissionsVic Hennegan 03.22.20

STAR'S END presents specially commissioned tracks by Marvin Allen, Ian Boddy, Ron Boots, Craig Padilla, Markus Reuter, Jason Sloan, Ian Staer, Skoulaman (Hans van Kroonenburg) and the unreleased Vic Hennegan 60 minute track Star's End Jam (serving in place of his 2020 pandemic postponed on-air concert)

STAR'S END Salon Concert 03.26.20

WXPN 2020 Auction Item #104
the private Salon Concert and workshop with Chuck van Zyl was awarded to winning bidder Jim Causey, but postponed until concerts and travel advisements are lifted

Jeff PearceEmpty Beach 05.03.20

STAR'S END presents
the specially commissioned Jeff Pearce 60 minute track Empty Beach
(serving in place of his 2020 pandemic postponed on-air concert)

The Wire June/July 2020

The Wire: July 2020
Features John Morrison's excellent essay on Chuck van Zyl (please access Zyl-bient: How Ambient Radio Pioneer Chuck van Zyl Reframed Psychedelia's Utopian Dreaming)

Jack O LanternAirSculpture 11.01.20

STAR'S END presents
a special Halloween Holiday themed show in a special six-hour mix of seasonally appropriate music, including the unreleased AirSculpture 60 minute track Widely Spaced (serving in place of their 2020 pandemic postponed on-air concert)

Chuck van Zyl Interview 12.12.20

Chuck van Zyl
in 2020 marked 40 years of service with STAR'S END
This milestone was noted in an Interview/Q&A presented by The Rotunda (pleases access the archive recording)

WXPN 2020 12.13.20

STAR'S END preempted
for WXPN's All Time 2020 Greatest Songs Countdown special programming

Chuck 12.20.20

STAR'S END presents the annual Regional Winter Holiday themed show

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