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How Radio Isnt Done Part 13

December 29, 2005
Solo

This final show in 05 is a five-hour edition rambling through extensive sections of uncertain ’80s radio links with Radio Moscow, including a WBAI experiment and The Time Zones Exchange Project from Negativland, as well as more on indecency in media, including Howard Sterns on-air call to FCC Chairman Powell appearing on KGO in San Francisco, and religion in radio.

5 Hours (2 mp3s)

How Radio Isnt Done Part 12: Suicide Hotline

December 22, 2005
Don Davis & Don

Long time caller, Suicide Man, joins me, Izzy Isnt, to co-host /”The Suicide Hotline/” in which we invite all comments and proposals concerning the timeless human right to do it. Mostly a call-in talk show whose purpose is to enable and encourage suicide, we cover the history, traditions and future potentials of suicide as a reasonable response to life as we know it.

3 Hours

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

The Subgenius Thanksgiving Executive Banquet

November 24, 2005
The Subgenius Executive Bored, Don

Izzy Isnt, professional banquet facilitator, hosts a holiday get together for the Subgenius big wigs. This show must rival the record for lengthiest, non-stop, multi-voice rapping and ranting on radio record. It never stops. Try to follow just one of them, or give up and immerse yourself in the whole unraveling weave of multi-subgenius patter. We never did get to the annual accounting report…

5 Hours (2 mp3s)

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