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Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Radio Free Shambles: Cafe Lead Bookseller (1/3/18)

rfs 17046:48 – Cold, live in the moment, windshield wiper fluid pump, tires, lasagna, The Circle Game, King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard, more cowbell, Malt Shop experimentation, Jack Benny on Old Time Radio Researchers Group, Beatles CDs, vinyl records, weird reaction to question about music department, bookstores going out of business, working at Barnes & Noble in the late nineties, cafe lead bookseller, “can I go home?”, the movie we didn’t make, my introduction to email, the hosting aspect. Recorded 1/3/18. RFS 170.

Lum and Abner: Hiding The Money Again (4/10/35)
Because It’s Winter (Scrap Heap, public domain)

Theme music: Rushed Funk (Adhesion, Attribution 2.5)

License for this track: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License ( Attribution: by Shambles Constant, Falling Cow Productions – more info at
Released January 2018 on The Overnightscape Underground (, an Internet talk radio channel focusing on a freeform monologue style, with diverse and fascinating hosts.

posted by Shambles at 10:34 pm filed in Jan18,Shambles  


  1. Cowbell city!! Happy to hear that King Gizzard is spreading….. Looking forward to experimental show!

    Comment by pqribber — January 4, 2018 @ 9:35 am

  2. Well, wait no longer, my friend – the first one is out now. There may even be another one before the end of the day.

    Credit for the inspiration goes to Jimbo. A few years ago he did a whole slew of edits of Edgar Bergen/Charlie McCarthy in a similar fashion.

    Edgar Bergen/Charlie McCarthy – Part I The first of seven separate Internet Archive pages he posted back in 2012.

    Comment by Shambles — January 4, 2018 @ 10:42 am

  3. I downloaded the Jack Benny zip file, as well as the latest OTRR-certified Great Gildersleeve, which should be out there until late this month if you are interested. If you are on Twitter, you can follow @OTRResearchers to see when they make their #OTRRCertified files available. (They put them on OneDrive as well as

    Comment by Dave in Kentucky — January 4, 2018 @ 4:58 pm

  4. Thanks for the heads-up, Chief! Yeah, I do need to follow the OTRR goings-on more closely. I hope they give Vic and Sade a full treatment soon.

    Comment by Shambles — January 4, 2018 @ 6:56 pm

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