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Monday, April 10, 2017

OVERNIGHTSCAPE CENTRAL [ 332 ] – Vic and Sade (4/10/17)

OVERNIGHTSCAPE_CENTRAL_VIC AND SADE (3:47:09) Stuff happens when Brent Swanson (a “Friends of Vic and Sade” alum), Marc Rose (noted producer), old-time radio expert Keith Heltsley (who appears twice!), Frank Edward Nora (Internet podcast pioneer), (friend to the ONSUG Central) California Dingo, (Bloomingtonian) Shambles Constant and (Vic and Sadecast co-host) PQ Ribber all show up for oceans of talky-talk and goings-on — enough to choke Billy Patterson.

Not only that, but host Jimbo has fun surprises, the “Week in Review”, and will expound to no end for his love of the family that REALLY does live in THE SMALL HOUSE HALFWAY UP IN THE NEXT BLOCK.

You are *all* invited to come and join us next week and tell us all what’s on your mind about the following topic:


📭 Please have your contributions sent to Jimbo by 🕖 7 pm EDT, April 17, 2017. If you know Jimbo’s email address, send your contribution there. Otherwise, send your contributions to…

Theme Music: Volca Keys / AIRA TB-3 / Pocket Operators – by Matt Greer (edit)

Visit and purchase PQ’s Nitroglycerine Pep Club album: “Wyoming Escalator 3”

A super-special thanks to Jeff Pollard and Marc Rose who lent bonus time and talents to better this program.

Thanks to Frank Edward Nora for allowing me to use and abuse his show art!

“Vic and Sade” was created and written by Paul Rhymer. For all your “Vic and Sade” needs, visit Jimbo’s The Crazy World of Vic and Sade series of websites.

Attribution by Jimbo. Guests appear courtesy of themselves.

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 United States License.

Released April 2017 on The Overnightscape Underground (, an Internet talk radio channel focusing on a free-form monologue style, with diverse and very clever hosts presenting unique programs, historic archival material, and nocturnal audio.

posted by Jimbo at 3:29 pm filed in Apr17,Frank,Jimbo,Marc,OvernightscapeCentral,PQ,Shambles  

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Hey Everybody, it’s Jimbo! – 161 My Old OTR Podcasts (4/5/17)

radio-9 (35:28) In 2010-11, not knowing what I was doing and having the world’s worst microphone, I haphazardly began recording a series of short podcasts about various aspects of old-time radio. Even to this day, this is not really done anywhere and it’s my belief that someone could have a really popular show (maybe even with sponsors) if they knew what they were doing and would dedicate a few hours a week to such an endeavor. I didn’t play OTR shows back then, I would simply state my opinions about various aspects of OTR. At the time, it was the most popular thing I did online BY FAR – and I did it with absolutely ZERO funds. I remember trying hard to obtain a microphone, but to no avail (I was homeless, then). It wasn’t too long after I began this that I found “Vic and Sade” — which literally changed my life (seriously)!

Anyway, none of the audio here sounds great. I had in mind a 10 minute daily show. Somehow, I ran out of steam early on, despite the fact that I had plenty of faithful listeners and followers right off the bat (plus, I was plugged into a community that was — and still is — eager for this sort of thing).

I just talked about whatever I wanted to talk about in the world of old-time radio. Here are a sample of a few of my shows:

I Hate ‘Herman the Duck’ (Burns and Allen) .. I Don’t Like Mary Livingstone (The Jack Benny Program) .. Gale Gordon (various shows) .. John Gibson (various programs) .. Elliot Lewis (the very funny “Delivery Guy” character, Burns and Allen)

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 United States License.

posted by Jimbo at 3:07 pm filed in Apr17  

Sunday, March 13, 2016

Hey Everybody, it’s Jimbo! – Special: Questions for Shambles – 099 (3/13/16)

SHAM0917217744378234323 (1:03:26) Who’s the nicest, happiest guy on the Internet? I say it’s the prolific Shambles Constant.

hello .. old-time radio .. finding the ONSUG .. five year evolution of the ONSUG .. Frank Nora, the genius .. a year of The Rampler .. plethora of hosts .. 1970’s television and absurdity .. “Happy Days” and Norman Lear .. British television .. influenced heavily by “Doctor Who” .. explaining his various ONSUG shows .. musical taste .. being prolific .. shifting from writing to the spoken word .. downtime: all or nothing, watching “Doctor Who” and movies .. a happy person .. shunning negativity .. shoe size .. bye

License for this track: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License ( Attribution: by Jimbo and Shambles Constant [No Falling Cow Seen Anywhere] – more info at

posted by Jimbo at 2:58 pm filed in Jimbo,Mar16,Shambles,TV  

Monday, August 23, 2010

Conspiracy of the Insignificant – All Star Marching Team – (8/23/10)

10:00 – Inspired by ONSUG’s All-Star Get Togethers, here is a classic 1941 episode of Vic and Sade, one of the greatest and funniest shows, especially if you like your humor dry!  Paul Rhymer’s dialog is about as good as it gets!  Enjoy this special episode and we’ll be back to distorting your thought patterns with babble and music before you know it!!

Attribution by PQ Ribber .

Released August 2010 on The Overnightscape Underground (, an Internet talk radio channel focusing on a freeform monologue style, with diverse and fascinating hosts and amazingly unique programs.

posted by pqribber at 2:55 pm filed in Aug10,PQ  

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