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Saturday, January 5, 2013

The Overnightscape 939: Nixon (1/4/13)

2:36:11 – The first show of 2013, the first part in NYC and then the “Other Side”, a collection of audio clips and music…

Boat trip, amusement junkyards, card tricks, surprise party, welcome to 2013, strange dreams, subway, The Sound of Silence, bed visions of multidimensional realities, The Langley Schools Music Project, beggars, robotic announcements, annoying memes (robot overlords, zombies), Alexei Sayle, The Young Ones, mindfolds and blindfolds, George W. Bush, Dig Dug and consciousness, Q*bert, pop culture mashups, Flammarion Woodcut, hallucinogens, disassociatives, Dreamland Northern Manhattan, the twentyteens, My Bloody Valentine update, audio strategies, public domain show idea, going into a tunnel, bad ideas, timelines, spatial perceptions, Carol Channing, President Nixon’s enemies list, The National Lampoon Radio Hour, God Nixon, soup, The Open Goldberg Variations, Bach, clone fear, green tea in the fifth dimension, sound transcending dimensions, Musopen, Dvorak, rumored return of Twin Peaks, corruption under the surface of seemingly-nice small towns, Carvel returns to a shield logo, Carvel Hot Wheels, “Brokentoe” theory, The Surreal Life, cupcake wine, Arrested Development on NetFlix, the joy of junk TV marathons, The Voice, Veteran Cosmic Rocker by The Moody Blues, gadget review (Pocket Dentist), supple baton, NYC at night, why is everything so difficult, the upcoming 10th Anniversary of The Overnightscape, psychedelic lights, and the Other Side (at 1:15:09)… Gift Star coupons for cigarettes (1968) [], mondo mod 2 (excerpt) [YouTube], The Games of Starcade – Calipso [YouTube], Gossip by Starlight Girls [Bandcamp, CC BY-NC 3.0], The Late Late Show with Tom Snyder (opening, 12/9/98) [collection], Woodland Sketches by Polar Lion [Onsug, CC BY-NC-ND 3.0], The Malibu Bikini Shop (1986) (Trailer) [YouTube], Rollergames (Williams) (1990) [PinMAME], Tobacco and the Bicentennial [], Sea Window by Brady Arnold [, CC BY-NC-ND 3.0], Unicorn by Johannes Hopfner[Jamendo, CC BY-NC-SA 3.0], PRES. NIXON DEFENDS HIS OFFICE ON WATERGATE CHARGES (excerpt) [FedFlix, public domain], Use of Force (1993) (excerpt) [FedFlix, public domain], 1978 NBC Promo Quark CPO Sharkey [YouTube], The Ties That Bind by Jennifer Avalon [Jamendo, CC BY-NC-SA 3.0], Rockland County by Copper Man [collection], Virginia Slims mall film (1988) [], Variatio 1 a 1 Clav. [The Open Goldberg Variations, played by by Kimiko Ishizaka, public domain], WMAQ Channel 5 – Sign-On, “Meditations” & Opening of “The Health Field” (1982) [], SUBWAY SPECIAL TO THE WORLD’S FAIR THEME (speed fix) [collection], The Sounds of Communicore [collection], One Second of Love by Nite Jewel [, CC BY-NC-ND 3.0], WCIU Channel 26 – The Ginny Tiu Show (Part 1, 1969) (excerpt) [], The Little Rascals – Mush and Milk [, public domain].


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posted by Frank at 9:28 am filed in Frank,Jan13  


  1. I wasn’t sure I’d like the “Other Side” but I did. It was almost Oz-like, crossing from the usual Overnightscape to a place of weird and wonderful sounds.

    Comment by Brad — January 8, 2013 @ 7:09 am

  2. Just checked musopen, found it very tedious to navigate and download. If you look at bestselling classical on amazonmp3, you’ll see several sets of 100 or more classical pieces for 99cents each. I think the convenience and superior quality of those downloads are worth a dollar or two. I’ve also found some quality free classical music on the following sites:

    Comment by Brad — January 8, 2013 @ 8:41 am

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