Archives for: November 2010

Casiotone for the Painfully Alone - White Corolla

Brought to my attention by Peter, who runs Peppermill Records, this song will definitely be on next week's show, but the video is totally worth watching. My wife feels bad for the poor one-armed panda, and I crack up everytime the cat starts dancing, e… more »
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Radio Fragments - Before I was Born

The show is available from the streaming archive, or you can download the podcast/mp3 version by hour (below). Hour 1 – 1-2 am (Download - 57 Mb)Buddy Greco, "The Lady is a Tramp" (US, 1960)Patsy Cline, "Walking After Midnight" (US, 1957)Luis R… more »
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Symphony of Science - Carl Sagan - A Glorious Dawn

I don't think it's overstating the matter to say that the PBS series "Cosmos" was influential -- key, even -- to who I became and my view of the universe; also, it helped establish my love of electronic music.So, color me surprised and delighted to f… more »
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Radio Fragments - Themes, I've Had a Few...

The show is available from the streaming archive, or you can download the podcast/mp3 version by hour (below). Hour 1 – 1-2 am (Download - 57 Mb)Brian Eno, "Needles in the Camel's Eye" (UK, 1974)Arling & Cameron, "Dirty Robot" (Netherlands, 2… more »
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Radio Fragments - Decades-a-Go-Go

The show is available from the streaming archive, or you can download the podcast/mp3 version by hour (below). Hour 1 – 1-2 am (Download - 57 Mb)!!!, "AM/FM" (US, 2010)School of the Seven Bells, "Wired for Light" (US, 2008)The Postal Service, "… more »
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Found Sound - Call for the time, in 1950

It's no secret that I love little snippets of sound from other eras, and this is a great one. These days, you're never at a loss for the exact time. Everyone has a phone with them with the time, and if you really want, you can go to the more »
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