River Gibbs FM  THE INDEPENDANT NETWORK

Playing in digital formats from your mobiles to tv 24/7. 

 

The network was conceived to promote the new up and coming acts to give a 24/7 digital platform to the world. 

Promoting new artists and playing brand new and pre releases from independant to major labels 24/7.

River Gibbs fm and the Overflow are grateful for all the music you are sending in to our network. 

The Overflow show 3 hours 100% new releases 24/7.

RiverGibbsfm and Starshipoverflow connected 24/7 for your listening pleasure.

 

We are self funded and do not have the capital investment that the bigger players have.

We are looking for presenters, techinicians, sponsors, investors, advertisers to join this network.  

There is an opportunity to give the uk/world a fresh voice in radio.

Please contact us.

 

                                                                                 ''A BIG thank you to everyone'' 


NOTICE BOARD.

RiverGibbsfm LIVE IN CONCERT FRIDAY NIGHTS.  

BANDS THAT ARE PLAYED IN THE OVERFLOW SHOW ARE BEING SHOWCASED AT OUR VENUE. 

THE GIG WILL INCLUDE THE OVERFLOW SHOW PLAYING THE LATEST RELEASES. 

OPEN 8 TILL LATE BAND ON STAGE 10PM.

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STARSHIP OVERFLOW - 30TH ANNIVERSARY BROADCAST


DECEMBER 17TH / 18TH - RIVER GIBBS FM

(REPEATED DECEMBER 18TH / 19TH)

THE COMPLETE WEEKEND SCHEDULE

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MIDDAY -   INTRO

12.05 PM - HISTORY OF THE OVERFLOW (PART 1)
                  (Including : 1.00PM Ivor The Driver & 1.30PM Commandant Chemicals)
                   In the first hour, we take a trip back in time to where it all began and find out where The Overflow came from. Then in Hour 2, clips & music from 2 DJ's who were heard regularly in our early days of broadcasting.

2.00 PM -   THE TIM RICE TOUR GUIDE
                   Taking us on a tour of the Starship Overflow, It's the return of Tim Rice. Mr.Rice joined the station in 1987, after previously appearing with Garry Lee & Jay Johnson on land-based Essex pirate Radio East FM in the early 80's.

4.00 PM -   KEVIN HEARD - SONGS OF DISTANT EARTH
                   Guest presenter Kevin Heard makes his debut on the airwaves. Primarily a solo musician, Kev has produced many kinds of Alternative music over the years, including Punk & Space Rock and was also a member of 70's punk band The Carpettes.

5.00 PM -   THE NEW RELEASES SHOW (AS USUAL ON SAT)
                   A special edition of the regular 3hr new releases show, with Garry Lee.

8.00 PM -   THE RETURN OF CAPTAIN CHAOS
                   The good Captain returns to the ship after a very long abscence, complete with full battle armour. Though there is no sign of his companion The Flying Hogfish! Expect some great old tunes & a few things more recent.... it's all in the Captain's bag!!!

9.00 PM -    DINGO VIRGIN - THE O.C.D. HOUR
                    It's 24 years since Dingo Virgin last appeared on The Overflow. Despite all the changes in our world, good ol' Dingo looks & sounds exactly the same as he ever did! Though his moustache has grown considerably, so we've tied it around the mic stand now that we've finally got him here. Be sure of some choice tunes!

10.00 PM -  HISTORY OF THE OVERFLOW (PART 2)
                    More clips of music, madness & mayhem caused by various Overflow DJ's through the years.

11.00 PM -  THE REVEREND RABBIT RADIO SHOW (1)
                    The Reverend Rabbit first appeared on The Overflow, just before the end of our days in pirate radio, back in 2001. Again a very talented musician, The Reverend has been a part of 80's band Punishment Of Luxury, The Rabbits Hat, Census Of Hallucinations & many other bands, as well as running the excellent underground record label Stone Premonitions.

MIDNIGHT - REGGAE RAY - THE BLACK SOUNDS OF FREEDOM
                              (Including guest appearances from Garry Lee & Ling Ling The Giant Panda)
                               (oh... and did we mention Zippy The Hippy & George?)  
Reggae Ray was the second voice to be heard on the station back in the day. His excellent choice of reggae tunes made his show a firm favourite with listeners and his layed back style gave a great feel to the programme, (along with the cock-up's that is!!!)          

1.00 - 6.00 AM - NIGHTIME OVERFLOW
                      Music and memories through the night with Garry Lee & Nightwing.
        
1.00 Nightime Overflow with GARRY LEE
                      Founder of The Overflow and self confessed hippie Garry Lee takes you through the night with a selection of groovy tuneage, handpicked from the vaults of the last 30 years of The Overflow.

4.00 Nightime Overflow with NIGHTWING
                      Overflow's ONLY female DJ takes to the airwaves, to accompany you through the wee small hours.Nightwing's impecable taste in music alone, makes this show well worth being awake for!

6.00 THE REVEREND RABBIT RADIO SHOW (2)
                       A second helping for devoted followers of The Reverend. Well it is sunday morning after all!

7.00 EARLY BREAKFAST - TIM RICE
                       Back from his triumphant tour of The Starship Overflow, Timbo (NOT the old BBC Essex one) gives us an early breakfast in true Overflow style.

8.00 L.BLITZ - BREAKFAST WITH BLITZ (CHRISTMAS 1987)
                       Possibly the funniest show to ever grace the airwaves from The Overflow. DJ - L.Blitz frightened everyone's children, upset the adults and even affected the dog, with his classic 8AM christmas morning show back in 1987.

9.00 CAPTAIN CHAOS & THE FLYING HOGFISH (1987 - 89)
                       You heard the Captain live on air yesterday evening between 8-9pm. Well here is how the man sounded back at the very beginning. Clips and music taken from his radio shows between 1987 - 1989.

10.00 HISTORY OF THE OVERFLOW (PART 3)
                        Brace yourselves for the final part of our History of The Overflow trilogy. Expect more laughs, lunacy & music, plus another selection of Overflow voices between now & 11am.

11.00 GARRY LEE - ONWARDS INTO OBLIVION!
                        The final hour of our 30th birthday celebrations with Mr.Lee at the controls.  
                                                
11.55 OUTRO