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Guest Host:

Orion 

 

Guests: 

Freebird & Samson Davis (me)

with cameos by: The Anonylosopher & Morris the cat

 

We Talk About:

This is the story of the night my friends & I spent backstage w/ music legend Donovan:

We shared a joint.  My friend got groped…and we learned about a future where every thing & every moment has its own scent.

(…yup, that Donovan–the ‘Mellow Yellow’ guy…)

 

 

 

 

 

If the audio player is not visible, don’t fret…just go to this link:
https://portlandiansdotcom.files.wordpress.com/2012/05/portlandianspodcast-anonspikeleejointwithdonovanthenightwemetamusiclegend.mp3 

 

 

Donovan trading songs w/ Bob Dylan:

If the video is not visible, don’t fret…just go to this link:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lc6HcA6kEJc&feature=related

 

 

Donovan-‘The Universal Soldier’ (TV spot)

(one of the best protest songs ever…written by Buffy Sainte-Marie):

If the video is not visible, don’t fret…just go to this link:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UC9pc4U40sI&feature=related

 

 

Donovan-‘Colours’ (TV spot-1965)

If the video is not visible, don’t fret…just go to this link:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GX3AnhefltM

 

 

Hey folks! I’d really like to make a living doing something I love (it would even make these shows a ton better in the process).  It’s really easy to help…

 

If you like what I’m doing:

 

1) …say so on the iTunes comments page for the show

or…

2) Tell your friends to listen:
I’ve made it easy for you.  You can use the ‘share’ buttons for Facebook, Google+, Twitter, Reddit, etc…
Go to the bottom of this post.  If they’re not visible, click here.  They shall magically appear at the bottom of the post.  (You can also tell your friends ‘face to face’ like the old days–It couldn’t hurt, right? ).

3) You can also donate through PayPal by using the ‘donate’ button.  It’s on the homepage: (it’s a bright yellow button on the right & a little bit down)…

 

Also, you can buy my damn music:

http://temperatureandpressure.bandcamp.com/

 

Thanks for listening and looking…Luv you guys–Take care!!!

 

 

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Guests:

DJ Philadelphia Freedom

(with: Rigel)

 

What’s it about?:

1) We (my buddy DJPF and I) went to a great DIY record show.

2) We bought records.

3) We immediately went to my place to listen to them.

4) We talked about them.

…yeah, but specifically?:

computer generated spam, things that will help me out, Samson Davis has a photography show at Mon Ami in Vancouver Washington, the trailer for The Hobbit, Nintendo, Neil Young-Computer Age, Bobby Boris Pickett & the Cryptkickers-The Monster Mash, Leonard Nimoy-Twinkle Twinkle Little Earth, Leonard Nimoy-the Ballad of Bilbo Baggins, Black Sabbath-Shockwave

 

 

If music player is not visible, click on this link:

https://portlandiansdotcom.files.wordpress.com/2012/03/portlandianspodcast-nightowlrecordshowfall2011pt3.mp3

 

 

My first (solo) photography show will be up for a month (starting April 5, 2012) at:

Mon Ami

1906 Main St

Vancouver, WA 98660

(360) 750-5693

Hours

Mon – Wed:

7:30 am – 5:00 pm

Thurs – Fri:

7:00 am – 5:00 pm

Sat – Sun:

8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Email: info@monamiismyfriend.com

http://www.facebook.com/pages/Mon-Ami-Cafe/107672749268535

 

 

–ALSO, BUY MY DAMN MUSIC:

http://temperatureandpressure.bandcamp.com/

 

 

–It’s the new trailer for ‘The Hobbit’!!! (not at all the angle I thought they’d take):

If the video is NOT visible, click here:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AGF5ROpjRAU

 

 

–Would you like to go to the next Night Owl Record Show?:

Would you like to go to the next Night Owl Record Show?

For more info, click this link:

http://nightowlrecordshow.com/

 

Guests:

Mark, Rigel, Wesley Conifer

We talk about:

going to therapy, It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia, drugs, the Cavalia horse fantasy show, coevolution, epigenetics, the start of civilization, sex, japanese cavemen, cultural evolution 

 

 

 

 

If the audio player is not visible, click the following link:

https://portlandiansdotcom.files.wordpress.com/2012/02/portlandianspodcast-returnoftherealguyspart1.mp3

 

"The greatest show I've ever seen!!!"--Larry King--

The show opens with the quote: “The noblest conquest of a man is to have gained the friendship of a horse.”

 

 

If the video is not visible, click on the link here:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ewt8QlekhqQ

 

 

Guests: 

featuring: DJ Philadelphia Freedom 

(with: Rigel) 

 

What’s it about?:

1) We (my buddy DJPF and I) go to a great DIY record show.

2) We buy records.

3) We immediately go to my place to listen to them.

4) We talk about them.

 

…yeah, but specifically?:

European gonorrhea, Psych-Folk, albums written as ‘albums’, What if Carlin was alive today?, Occupy Wall Street, Russian Roulette, Rhino Records, Mardi Gras Indians, Mummers Parade, plugs, Sunrize-‘Who’s stickin’ it?’, Espers-‘Widow’s Weed’, George Carlin-‘White Harlem’, The Cookies-‘Girls grow up faster than boys’, The Wild Magnolias-‘Handa Wanda’, The Peanut Butter Conspiracy-‘It’s a happening thing’, Vernon Dalhart-‘O! Dem Golden Slippers’

 

 

 

 

If the audio player is not visible, don’t panic. Calm down, take a breath & click on the link below:

https://portlandiansdotcom.files.wordpress.com/2012/02/portlandianspodcast-nightowlrecordshowfall2011pt2.mp3

 

The Wild Magnolias

 

 

 

If the videos are NOT visible, click on the links below:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6bZWEXoT7v8

Go see DJ Philadelphia Freedom spin live this Thursday:
Title: DJ Philadelphia Freedom
Location: 5426 N Gay Avenue, Portland OR
Description: Soul! Girl groups! A bunch of old stuff on 45s that will be fun for you!
Start Time: 7:00
Date: 2012-02-16
End Time: 10:00
Please use thedonatebutton (so I can: 1. afford better equipment, 2. hire someone to help out & 3. pay my rent)

 

Also, buy my damn record:

http://temperatureandpressure.bandcamp.com/

 

 

1) This first part consists of excerpts from an article you can find here:

http://rt.com/usa/news/mayor-quan-occupy-oakland-121/

 

Mayor Jean Quan wants OWS to disown Occupy Oakland

Published: 31 January, 2012, 05:13

Occupy Oakland demonstrators shield themselves during a confrontation with the police in Oakland (Reuters / Stephen Lam)

 

“…In the early days of Occupy Oakland, an Iraq War veteran was critically injured after being hit in the skull by a police-fired projectile. On Saturday’s march, law enforcement once again fired ammo into crowds of protesters and were videotaped swinging batons at protesters and journalists alike. As demonstrators declare their intentions with chants of “this is a peaceful protest,” Mayor Quan sees it from another side…”

“…Now the city leader is appealing to other Occupy movements across the country to disown Occupy Oakland in hopes of finally extinguishing the demonstrations that have scarred her administration due to overzealous arrests and the repeated firing of projectiles at peaceful protesters…”

“…Unfortunately for Mayor Quan, the national Occupy movement has by-and-large agreed (and insisted) several times that they are leaderless, so she might have a hard time trying to track them down…”

 

 

2) Here’s an early draft of a statement in response to Mayor Jean Quan.  [This is being created online as I’m writing this, collaboratively & in real-time, by the 99% nationwide]:

 

Dear Mayor Quan,

Your request for Occupy Wall Street and the other occupations to “disown” Occupy Oakland shows a failure to understand the nature of this movement and does a disservice to those you were elected to represent.

Among other things, occupying is about self-reliance, dialogue, skill sharing, and directly democratic decision-making. We organize within our communities to address the issues that affect them. The issues affecting the City of Oakland are not all unique, but, as in each of our cities, core problems of neglect, poverty, inequity, and voicelessness rob families of their wealth, individuals of their dignity, and communities of their togetherness. The unique circumstances of Oakland require customized solutions that your and other administrations have failed to provide. Your city’s people have risen up to take responsibility for their struggle, and it’s you who must answer to them, not the other way around.

Oakland wants change, and so do we.  The use of physical violence, rubber bullets, bean bags and chemical weapons against occupiers, including children, is a disgrace.

Your dispute is between your city and yourself, Mayor Quan. If you’d like our help in addressing some of the causes of Oakland’s burdens, we are here in solidarity. But until you join the struggle for justice, we recommend you do not expect our compliance.

Expect us,

Occupy

 

 

 

 

Guests: 

featuring: DJ Philadelphia Freedom 

(with: Tim, Ezra, DJ Steve K, Kit, Burrito, Michael Jackson & Rigel) 

 

What’s it about?:

1) We (my buddy DJPF and I) go to a great DIY record show.

2) We buy records.

3) We immediately go to my place to listen to them.

4) We talk about them.

 

…yeah, but specifically?:

car crushes, the Eagles Lodge, Jimmy Durante, sniffing records, getting in early, Alice Cooper’s sad member, Chuck Brown & the Soul Searchers, Michael Jackson look-a-likes, Close Encounters-the home game, Cab Calloway-St. James Infirmary Blues, The Style Council-A Solid Bond in Your Heart, C.W. McCall-Oregon Trail, The Free Design-Kites Are Fun 

 

 

 

 

Alice Cooper’s sad member:  Why do ya think that guy in red is so sad…I think he wanted to be topless, too.  “No dice”, says Mr Cooper…hence the Michael Cera face.  I think the guy in back agrees with me…Also, the short guy wants to tell us something.               

 

'Close Encounters of the 3rd Kind' (the home game)

 

"I chase fish with a Jeep." --C.W. McCall--

 

"I'm infested with ticks...and I want you." --C.W. McCall--

 

P.S.–All the music on this show is mine (besides the obvious stuff that we’re saying is other people & one 4-second thing somewhere in an old episode). The song that opens the show is on my record–Check it out and/or buy this aforementioned record/song at:

http://temperatureandpressure.bandcamp.com/

 

 

"You want a sandwich?...or like, some Saltines or something?"

 

 

 

 

The words of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. (01.15.1929)…

…with music by: dirtbike. (featuring sax by: Nate Lumbard)

I listened to ~400 hours of Dr King’s words. Whenever he was talking about Vietnam, it sounded like he was talking about Iraq/Afghanistan…I put it to some of my music…THE END.

 

 

Wrath (Latin, ira), also known as anger or “rage”, may be described as inordinate and uncontrolled feelings of hatred and anger. Anger, in its purest form, presents with self-destructiveness, violence, and hate that may provoke feuds that can go on for centuries. Anger may persist long after the person who did another a grievous wrong is dead. Feelings of anger can manifest in different ways, including impatiencerevenge, and vigilantism.

 

Here’s the last installment of the original night of recording back in March ’11.  Get ready for a silly one…

 

Guests:

The Anonylosopher, Rigel, DP

 

We talk about:

your comments, stalking, making the case for me being crazy, a weird way to support the troops, the Russian voice, Mex-signals, paradigm re-shaping, the English Voice, New-style TV Comedy, LA sports stupidity

 

 

 

 

We found a suitcase in an old house of mine that was full of home recordings of a musician who lived there in the ’40s.

Here are some of my favorites, including a recording of a New Year’s party from December 31, 1945.

 

Guests:

Lowry Dreger (& the Dreger Family)

We Talk About:

New Year’s Eve, found objects, home-made records, World War II, ‘After You’ve Gone’-Turner Layton/Henry Creamer, ‘Side by Side-Harry Wood, ‘Slippin around’-Floyd Tillman, ‘My Blue Heaven’-Walter Donaldson/George A. Whiting, ‘Blue Skies’-Irving Berlin, Auld Lang Syne