Polyphony Episode 4: Professional Performers in the Pandemic

What’s it like for a professional performer in the age of a pandemic? It certainly includes an elevated amount of creativity, grit, and determination.
Polyphony hosts Sean Gerrity of The Edge Effect, Mark Megibow of Face Vocal Band, and Annette Philip of Women of the World tonight at 8 pm Eastern/5 pm Pacific. This episode will also air at 10 am & pm Eastern on Sunday, as well as released as a podcast on polyphonypod.org.

Friday Night Live – 2005 Harmony Sweepstakes

In case you needed a reminder – today is Friday! And we’ve got a stellar Friday Night Live for you tonight at 6 pm PDT!

The year is 2005. Doctor Who is revived on BBC. Pope John Paul II dies. YouTube launches. Hurricane Katrina slams the US Gulf Coast. Saddam Hussein goes to trial. Angela Merkel becomes the first female Chancellor of Germany.

And the a cappella world saw Groove For Thought topping a STACKED field at the National Harmony Sweepstakes A Cappella Festival Finals. Hear them and all of the finalists – Face Vocal BandFiveplayCartoon Johnny, Mood Swing, TracesUndivided, and Firedrill! tonight at 6 pm or Sunday at 8 am/pm Pacific free on acaville.org

Theme Hour – April 6, 2020

We’re using this week’s theme hour for hope and feel-good vibes. Listen in to figure out the theme and you can win prizes beyond the prize of hearing TAKE 6The PersuasionsThe House JacksFace Vocal BandSignature QuartetHome FreeCadenceSuadePitch Slapped and more all in the same hour.

It’s a good one, y’all! Hear it at 9 pm EDT/6 pm PDT tonight and a new theme every Monday.

New Tunesday – 2019 Holiday Edition

As the magic is settling in for Christmas Eve and sun is setting for Day 3 of Hanukkah, we bring you the best of the new a cappella holiday tunes released in 2019.

Happy Holidays, everyone! Don’t forget to make Acaville your holiday station for extra joy and cheer.

Pentatonix

Who doesn’t love a great bass solo on the Grinch?

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Face Vocal Band

A Led Zeppelin parody for the holidays? Ok.

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Or a classy Chipmunk Song?

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Or maybe your favorite is “Sing Me Now of Christmas”?

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Peter Hollens

The YouTube star known for quick turn around and rapid fire content took SEVEN years to make this video. Don’t miss it.

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Westminster Chorus

The current international champions gave a little love to Hanukkah in their holiday show.

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VoicePlay

Only a matter of time before the Frozen and Frozen 2 soundtracks become holiday staples. Here’s a cover from the latest movie

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The Australian A Cappella Collab Project

Who doesn’t love a little holiday love from the best of a cappella in Australia?

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Meantime Chorus

Enjoy this classic song arranged by barbershop legend, David Wright.

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Chris Rupp ft.Elliott Robinson

Two a cappella stars teaming up for a beautiful carol? You want to hear this.

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MVP

A little more from the southern hemisphere and summer Christmas time.

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Squad Harmonix

Young voices singing for the holidays is magic.

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