Archive for October, 2010

Saturday, October 30th, 2010
Saturday, October 30th, 2010

Halloween isn’t that tough to spell. But anytime I write or type the word, I find myself subconsciously singing Wade Denning and Kay Lande’s “Halloween.” Released on Golden Records in 1969 as part of a record titled Halloween: Games, Songs and Stories, it’s one of many songs on the album aimed at kids and their […]

Friday, October 29th, 2010

Our weekly two hour show on SIRIUS/XMU, channel 26 (SIRIUS), and channel 43 (XM), can now be heard twice, every Friday – Noon EST with an encore broadcast at Midnight EST. Mondo Boys Halloween mixtape available here…. SIRIUS 165: Count Chocula – Intro ++ The One Way Streets – Jack The Ripper ++ The Swamprats […]

Thursday, October 28th, 2010

Horror films have always straddled the line between sex and violence. One could say the same about porn. Put the two genres together and add a heavy dose of irony and psychedelic drugs and you get something that approximates Jesus Franco’s 1971 film Vampyros Lesbos. In fact, all politics aside, there is nothing really horrific […]

Thursday, October 28th, 2010

Back from the dead. We are Mondo Boys — a NY/LA mixtape/sound collage collaborative. This is our 2010 Halloween mix. Grab last year’s here.  Mucho take it easy. – MB  (mondo boys are: n. punwar, m. schanzlin, j. gage and m. griffin) MP3: Son of Mondo Boys, A Halloween Mixtape + After the jump…..mix details/tracklisting

Wednesday, October 27th, 2010

Bob Dylan is no easy cover. His distinctive voice, both vocally and lyrically, make it nearly impossible for many artists to capture the proper temperament. There are even some Dylan lyrics that just sound, well, wrong coming from the throats of anyone but him. Antony Hegarty’s gift for interpreting the music of others, however, has […]

Tuesday, October 26th, 2010

If you’re looking for a Halloween radio programme to get you geared for the weekend, I have you covered this Friday on my show. If you don’t have the satellite radio hookup you can always do the free, three day, trial. Things will be bouncing all over the place focused on the absurd, the weird […]