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How Radio Isnt Done Part 11

December 15, 2005
Solo

Yes, it just goes on and on, something like the inevitable human tendency to do the wrong thing, even when they know what that is. Kants philosophy in radio, Congress, Stern, religious broadcasting jams, the word, /”fuck/” explained, more Weatherman, and receptacle programming.

3 Hours

How Radio Isnt Done Part 10

December 8, 2005
Solo

Indecency continues but even more so. /”Dirty word this and dirty word that/” peppers Hip Hop to the brim while lots of songs about explicit sex play through. Congressional hearings continue, as does Howard Sterns mission in life. Here on terrestrial radio, I just hope no one notices this show. But it is surprising how harmless this stuff becomes in no time at all…

3 Hours

How Radio Isnt Done Part 9

December 1, 2005
Solo

This edition focuses on indecency in media, including clips from a recent Congressional hearing on the subject intimating that the rise of unencumbered speech and imagery in both cable TV and satellite radio has hit the FCC radar as probably requiring the same language/image prohibitions that terrestrial broadcasting is now subject to. Also, The Weathermans Dumb Stupid Come Out Line, more of Howard Sterns tempestuous radio troubles, perversion for profit, and sexy songs.

3 Hours

How Radio Isnt Done Part 8

November 17, 2005
Solo

The cast of characters remains more or less the same, but theres so much of them you still have never heard most of it before. From the best of OTE to the LA riots and the Duchess Of Earl, youll wonder whatever happened to radio.

3 Hours

How Radio Isnt Done Part 7

November 10, 2005
Solo

On we go with lots more unrepentant radio. Firesign Theatre, Bob and Ray, Howard Stern, and the inimitably dead Dick Vaughn help to bring you wrong listening, stopping only for some 60s music broadcasting nostalgia.

3 Hours

How Radio Isnt Done Part 6

November 3, 2005
Solo

Tonight I play the recent live performance by Negativland of /”Its All In Your Head FM/” from the El Rey in LA and the Great American Music Hall in San Francisco. Its two plus hours of why there is no God, performed as a radio show on stage. We finish out this 3 hours with more of how radio isnt done, including the infamous Casey Kasem/U2 cut that got us sued so long ago. Now it seems so innocent…

3 Hours
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How Radio Isnt Done Part 5

October 13, 2005
Solo

The vastness of how radio isnt done continues, including Firesign Theatre, God, the Beatles, Howard Stern, Tom Donahue, Dick Vaughn, Negativland on the BBCs /”Mixing It/”, Bob and Ray, the final end of that tour broadcast from Evanston Ill., and we wind it up with some over the edge Islamic broadcasting with Patti Smith.

3 Hours

How Radio Isnt Done Part 4

September 29, 2005
Solo

This five-hour edition moves on and on with all our continuing radio characters like Negativland doing an interminably incompetent broadcast from WNUR, Evanston Ill. while on tour in 2000, the continuing free-dum saga of Howard Stern, an entry from /”Another UFO/” in which Art Bell is debunked and Jackie Gleeson interrogates the author of a ’50s UFO book on the Long John Neble Show, Chris Morris with /”On The Hour/” from the early ’90s BBC, People Like Us, and more.

5 Hours (2 mp3s)

How Radio Isnt Done Part 3 (Still Not funny)

September 22, 2005
Will Ryle, Macy, Keith, Don

Ronald Redball and friends Calvin G. Krebs and Marilyn Page join Mr. Edge in this sequel to /”Is This Funny?/” After some years of practice, Ronald the semi-professional comedian, returns to ruin yet another show with his special untamed brand of rebellious incompetence. Its just a big radio embarrassment with semi-scripted features including /”Problems Solved/” and /”Nirvana Nightline,/” constant babbling, garbled mixing, and some nice singing by Marilyn. It makes no sense and is still not funny.

3 Hours

How Radio Isnt Done Part 2

September 15, 2005
Solo

Rambling thorough the airwaves with unreleased Firesign Theater from their Oz Radio series in the ’60s, more of Howard Sterns tribulations, People Like Us manipulating the BBC, Adbusters philosophy, a commentary on station license renewal, and some Casey Kasem and Eminem that could make that difficult.

3 Hours