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Options March 7, 2018: 2018 Marathon Week #1 with Joel St. Germain

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Songwriters write about writers:
Tunes about Harper Lee, Bukowski, Baudelaire, Myla Goldberg,
Isaac Bashevis Singer, Dorothy Parker, Virginia Woolf,
Yukio Mishima, J.K. Rowling, Ray Bradbury, and others.
This collection (and our new t-shirt) for a $75 pledge.
Cover design by Laura Lindgren.

Artist Track Album Approx. start time
Lee Morgan  Sweet Honey Bee   Options Charisma  0:00:00 ()
 
Robyn Hitchcock  Virginia Woolf   Options WriterSongs: Irwin's 2018 Marathon Premium CD  0:08:52 ()
Chip Wickham  The Beatnik   Options Lovemonk single LMNKV102-B  0:11:30 ()
 
The Owls  Isaac Bashevis Singer   Options WriterSongs: Irwin's 2018 Marathon Premium CD  0:22:27 ()
Chemtrails  A Beautiful Cog in the Monolithic Death Machine   Options Calf of the Sacred Cow  0:25:24 ()
Primitives  Crash   Options The Primitives  0:28:15 ()
Dandy Warhols  Nietzsche   Options WriterSongs: Irwin's 2018 Marathon Premium CD  0:30:58 ()
 
Jenny O.  Case Study   Options Peace & Information  0:42:50 ()
MGMT  When You're Small   Options Little Dark Age  0:45:42 ()
The Critters  Gone For A While   Options Tracks  0:49:34 ()
Magnetic Fields  Me and Fred and Dave and Ted   Options 50 Song Memoir  0:51:58 ()
 
Cola Jet Set  El Fin del Mundo   Options El Fin del Mundo  1:05:03 ()
Bushman's Revenge  We Travel the Spaceways   Options Never Mind the Botox  1:08:06 ()
Barrence Whitfield & the Savages  Oscar Levant   Options WriterSongs: Irwin's 2018 Marathon Premium CD  1:13:47 ()
 
Reno Bo  Have You Seen Her Face   Options Have You Seen Her Face (single)  1:26:28 ()
John Denver  Annie's Song (clean radio edit)   Options To Sir, With Love  1:29:09 ()
The Dust Jackets  J.K. Rowling   Options WriterSongs: Irwin's 2018 Marathon Premium CD  1:31:32 ()
Turn Me on Dead Man  Beatle George   Options God Bless the Electric Freak  1:36:24 ()
Rip Rig + Panic  Subversive Wisdom   Options I Am Cold  1:39:16 ()
 
Mary Brett Lorson  Theme from Whatever   Options Themes from Whatever  1:57:47 ()
Sunflower Bean  Twentytwo   Options Twentytwo in Blue  2:02:26 ()
Elliot Galvin  Bikini Island   Options The Influencing Machine  2:06:56 ()
Modest Mouse  Bukowski   Options WriterSongs: Irwin's 2018 Marathon Premium CD  2:12:10 ()
 
Ariel Pink  Heaven   Options Dedicated to Bobby Jameson  2:27:16 ()
Jazz Party  Rock 'n' Roll Graveyard   Options Monday Night  2:28:13 ()
The Clientele  Everyone You Meet   Options Music for the Age of Miracles  2:32:10 ()
Icky Blossoms  Ashes to Ashes   Options A Salute to the Thin White Duke: The Songs of David Bowie  2:36:09 ()
 
Alvvays  Lollipop (Ode to Jim)   Options Antisocialites  2:46:20 ()
Sniveling Shits  Bring Me the Head of Yukio Mishima   Options WriterSongs: Irwin's 2018 Marathon Premium CD  2:49:16 ()

Listener comments!

  Wed. 3/7/18 2:39pm brainiac:

Always at this feast,
Always at that feast
Chinese, Burmese, Indian
Dune dune dune, dang dang dang
Boom boom boom, bang bang bang,
A permit we have got,
A permit we have got.
Avatar    Wed. 3/7/18 3:02pm βrian:

Oh to swoon on a field of orange!

Good afternoon.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:03pm Michael 98145:

haul out those hearts and radios
Avatar    Wed. 3/7/18 3:04pm Wild Neil:

Peace all. I got a heart!
Avatar    Wed. 3/7/18 3:04pm Lixiviated Life:

Ok, go!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:04pm Itzall Ablurr:

I'mma need that WriterSongs free-mium. What do I have to do to get one?!?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:04pm JFR:

LOVE
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:05pm Linda Lee:

gorgeous opener Irwin! Happy Marathon!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:08pm common:

Irwin. All. Snow.
  Wed. 3/7/18 3:08pm Keith from Oregon:

Thanks for playing all the Lee Morgan. I had never heard of him until you started playing "Yes I Can" as your theme music. I haven't heard nearly enough of him.
  Wed. 3/7/18 3:10pm fletchernyc:

Sylvia Plath or Baudelaire by Peter Laughner?
Avatar    Wed. 3/7/18 3:14pm βrian:

If only Virginia had put pumice in her pockets.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Wed. 3/7/18 3:14pm Sean B.:

Your the best Irwin. Hi . Common :-)
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:14pm TDK60:

Funny, I have a Woolf book up next, after I finish my current book, never read her before.
Avatar    Wed. 3/7/18 3:15pm βrian:

And if only Sylvia had nitrous in her oven.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:15pm Irwin:

This Chip Wickham single is the next prize drawing.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:16pm Linda Lee:

but why should someone survive if they find living intolerable? for others? meh!
  Wed. 3/7/18 3:17pm Tony Seymour:

My forte is your theme today. Playing my heroes. Hmm. What missing is .ME
     Wed. 3/7/18 3:17pm Listener Robert:

I keep mixing up Lee Morgan with Lee Marvin.

Some day I'm going to have to do a side-by-side of that "Yes I Can" with the "Man from UNCLE" theme. Like the way I've put links to each other from these two:
www.youtube.com...
www.youtube.com...

Or the Dharma theme from "Lost" and the theme to "Department S", though in that case I'm sure it was deliberate.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:17pm chris:

this is a jam. hi, Irwin, Joel, all.
Avatar    Wed. 3/7/18 3:17pm βrian:

I just have this image of either of them being tickled to laughter, either because of buoyancy or chemical-induced hilarity.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:18pm Linda Lee:

aha.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:19pm Linda Lee:

@TDK60 ~ take a deep breath & take your time.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:21pm Alison Porchnik:

Pledger beware! WFMU does not accept Dogecoin!
  Wed. 3/7/18 3:21pm brainiac:

I'm on my 3rd week of "Look Homeward, Angel."
     Wed. 3/7/18 3:21pm Listener Robert:

Don't fault Kelly Jones. WFMU can't afford to lose its bookkeeper! Stay safe, Ms. Jones. My Ol' Pal Irwin's going to blow right past his goal anyway.

In January I had to dip into my Neilsen respondent incentive bucks, so waiting to do a couple more surveys before I can send any to the station; it'll probably happen some time during the marathon.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:22pm Jeff Moore:

Irwin's obviously talking about Crazy Ex Girlfriend star Rachel Bloom's Ray Bradbury piece.

www.youtube.com...
Avatar    Wed. 3/7/18 3:23pm βrian:

Lump sums make good sense.
Avatar    Wed. 3/7/18 3:24pm βrian:

Really, Irwin? Really?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:24pm Mark Hurst:

How about "sort of" and "kind of"
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:24pm Linda Lee:

@Listener Robert ~ how do you like doing the surveys? happy?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:25pm Irwin:

Jeff, that is correct.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:31pm Linda Lee:

star-click for Chemtrails in memory of the Buzzcocks.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:31pm Vincent Nifigance:

Wow, I love this station so much.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:32pm Mark Hurst:

@Vincent - me too. WFMU is the greatest station in the world.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:32pm rrg:

What a great segue. A favorite of mine, too.
     Wed. 3/7/18 3:32pm Listener Robert:

I'm happy about surveys, Linda Lee. I'm a scientist, I've also administered market research surveys at different times in my life, so I have sympathy for anyone trying to generate data for anything. PineCone Research is a fine project of Neilsen's I'm sure, technically flawed like all of them, but what isn't? Plus I'm underemployed and can't resist answering these things at $3 a pop because they come in little chunks on a short deadline, even though I should spend my time on more lucrative extended projects with my own client.
  Wed. 3/7/18 3:33pm Cl@m_digger:

Crash! Blast from the past. I remember air guitar in that in the 4th grade?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:33pm Alison Porchnik:

I think you're conflating superfluous modifiers with the real deal, Irwin. Like semicolons, adverbs are the underappreciated because overused workhorses of our parts of speech. But you personally couldn't talk your way out of a paper bag without words like bigly, half-assedly, and partially, let alone truly, madly, and deeply.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:34pm queems:

I LOVE THIS SONG
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:34pm Linda Lee:

@Listener Robert ~ interesting! wouldn't mind taking part myself! how do we do that?
Avatar    Wed. 3/7/18 3:34pm βrian:

Clearly!
  Wed. 3/7/18 3:35pm Woo:

There's a song on the brand new Amy Rigby that fits right into the theme of this show.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:35pm Irwin:

You are correct, Alison, but those superfluous modifiers all seem to be [ahem!] categorically aligned.
Avatar    Wed. 3/7/18 3:38pm βrian:

"Verily, verily, I say unto thee ..."
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:40pm common:

love crash. song and j g Ballard
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:43pm TDK60:

I want that Langford shirt, really.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:48pm TDK60:

Thanks for the breath advice, back there, Linda Lee. You mean she's heavy? Oh, the book is To The Lighthouse.
  Wed. 3/7/18 3:50pm Dean:

To the Lighthouse is [adverb] glorious!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:50pm Linda Lee:

Not 'heavy' ~ but she is a bit ponderous & slow. At least to me. Depending on what you like, you might be frustrated unless you take time with her.
Avatar    Wed. 3/7/18 3:50pm βrian:

I read that in Prof. English's English Literature class. No lie.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:51pm TDK60:

I will not rush, really, I truly promise.
  Wed. 3/7/18 3:51pm Dean:

Read it in English Literature class, then read it again. The Waves is near the top of the to-read pile.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:52pm Linda Lee:

You're a better man than I, then. I had more patience for her as a younger person.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:52pm Mark Hurst:

"To the Lighthouse" is amazing.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:53pm TDK60:

Is that Mark the Technocrat?!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:53pm Linda Lee:

That is the amazing Techtonic host Mr. Mark Hurst!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:54pm Mark Hurst:

Shucks. Just a fellow techno-traveler, that's all :)
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:54pm Mark Hurst:

(And a big fan of Irwin.)
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:55pm TDK60:

That reminds me a bit of Chad & Jeremy, sorta.
Avatar    Wed. 3/7/18 3:55pm βrian:

"Vaguely in love," I heard.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:56pm TDK60:

Oh, it's NJ's Critters. I knew a fellow who subbed on bass with them.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:57pm Linda Lee:

newfound love for Magnetic Fields!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 3:59pm TDK60:

The Critters had a hit with an adverb, Mr. Dyingly Sad. Or is that dieingly?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 4:05pm Linda Lee:

it's spelled both ways!
  Wed. 3/7/18 4:06pm ?:

Langford the cartoonist.
"Great pop things".
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 4:10pm Hoboken Jack:

I saw Cola Jet Set some years back at Popfest NYC -- they're a lot of fun!
  Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 4:11pm caver_mike:

I definitely have the 'syndrome' referred to by Irwin. I listen to WFMU 24/7. It is playing even if everyone is asleep. And I totally agree, for me the archives provide the only good alternative when I find the on-the-air programming is not holding my interest.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 4:11pm Michael 98145:

do the right thing - www.instagram.com...
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 4:12pm TDK60:

The Critters also had a single, a cover of the Lovin' Spoonful's Younger Girl. Maybe it was only a regional hit in the NJ/NYC area. [?]
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 4:12pm chris:

caver_mike... and then there's the Drummer stream, too. Oy!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 4:20pm Linda Lee:

i'm with caver_mike. can't listen to much else at all.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 4:20pm JakeGould:

Git home at 4:20pm! WOO!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 4:21pm TDK60:

Levant sounds like he was witty, possibly.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 4:22pm Linda Lee:

"So little time and so little to do.." ~ Oscar Levant
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 4:23pm Michael 98145:

left coast represents
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 4:24pm ɨkɛ:

Near Ithaca and Elmira, apparently.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 4:24pm TDK60:

Spencer is in Toga County, near Watkins Glen. Finger Lakes region. Your free geographic researchers in the WFMU listener audience.
Avatar    Wed. 3/7/18 4:27pm βrian:

It could be "The Clear Channel" building.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 4:29pm Linda Lee:

if 2 people want to donate a million dollars, let them get together & give 500 grand each. then they can share naming rights. we know you're out there, people ..
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 4:32pm Ken From Hyde Park:

Oh dear, that John Denver song with all the cussing!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 4:33pm Linda Lee:

never thought i'd hear it on FMU..
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 4:33pm Asheville Jon:

john denver being strangled:
www.youtube.com...
Avatar    Wed. 3/7/18 4:34pm βrian:

This was played on some show on the Drummer Stream — without the beeps, of course. Not nearly as entertaining.
  Wed. 3/7/18 4:34pm biancabob:

I F*&%$LOVE this Denver bit! It's just #$%^ amazing!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 4:35pm Rich in Washington:

it IS great to hear this otherwise great song without all those gratuitous swear word. F this and F that. Why must rock and roll be like that?
  Wed. 3/7/18 4:35pm sue:

Thinking of J Denver on this snowy afternoon
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 4:35pm heyitschris:

Where was this John Denver edit from? That was fantastic.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 4:35pm chris:

you can grab that nasty Denver song here - blog.wfmu.org...
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 4:36pm heyitschris:

thanks Chris!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 4:36pm chris:

you're welcome, Chris!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 4:38pm rrg:

"Annie's Song" edit is by WFMU's own Scott Williams.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 4:39pm Linda Lee:

surprised it's not called "Annie's **** "
  Wed. 3/7/18 4:40pm Doobois:

The wife and I are in the car trudging home and we are all the better for it with this wonderful mix!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 4:42pm ⓔⓘⓚ:

Cars can trudge?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 4:47pm Linda Lee:

i believe some cars are indeed trudging today.
  Wed. 3/7/18 4:53pm Doobois:

In this storm? Absolutely!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 4:57pm Linda Lee:

wow .. had no idea Ken's been station manager so long! amazing stamina.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 4:59pm Linda Lee:

great history lesson! thanks Irwin!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 4:59pm Ken From Hyde Park:

Ken has mentioned that in some meetings with Upsala staff, no one had any paper, a strong hint that the college was in a downward slide.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 4:59pm TDK60:

I was listening in '67 when it exploded! (I was 15.) Went to the WFMU house immediately, helped run for records in the library for the DJ, who was nuts. Vince Scelsa recently said he got some of his ideas for Free Form from WBAI DJs -- Bob Fass, Larry Josephson, etc..
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 4:59pm Bas NL:

Great bit of history Irwin.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:00pm All out Scott:

thats my favorite fairy tale
Avatar    Wed. 3/7/18 5:00pm Joel St. Germain:

ohhh.. THAT Bas! Early Rolling Motion supporter. Hey man!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:01pm Linda Lee:

i'd love hearing how all of our stories intersect with the station's. quite the project, that.
  Wed. 3/7/18 5:01pm brainiac:

@TDK60 "helped run for records in the library for the DJ, who was nuts."
It was Stan, wasn't it?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:02pm Bas NL:

Hi Joel!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:03pm Michael 98145:

on the left coast, our free-form history goes back to the days of KRAB-fm
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:04pm TDK60:

I can recall that DJ well. I've picked him out of an old photo of WFMU DJs sitting on the steps of the old house. (Hope to see the photo again.) Don't know his name. By "nuts" I mean he was so enthusiastic, he was sweating, hair disheveled, shirt out of his belt. Totally carried away by the music.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:07pm Michael 98145:

@TDK60, this photo ? wfmu.org...
  Wed. 3/7/18 5:08pm brainiac:

Where's Irwin?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:09pm Michael 98145:

[ wfmu.org... ]
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:10pm TDK60:

KPFA in Bay Area was ahead of most. 1949. But it may not have been "free form" till the Sixties. Before that it was likely human interest stuff, poetry, politics, specialty music shows -- jazz, blues, etc.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:10pm Webhamster Henry:

This is a new song from Sunflower Bean. They just played as the "backup band" on the Independent Spirit Awards/
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:10pm KevinfromBayRidge:

Michael, is that Vin sprawling in the lower right?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:11pm Michael 98145:

haven't a clue :)
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:11pm Linda Lee:

wonder how many of the ladies were on air?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:12pm Irwin:

Yes, that's Vin in the lower right. At the time this photo was taken, I was not yet born.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:13pm TDK60:

Yes! That's the photo Michael 98145! And the culprit is the fellow in the back towards the right with the hat. That's him. He was wild. He insisted that the next Grateful Dead album was going to be free. [Nope.] Half a century ago and it still inspires me.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:15pm Michael 98145:

fallout from the Summer of Love
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:15pm chris:

i was hoping this was the Bukowski track on the premium. love it!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:16pm Linda Lee:

@Irwin ~ isn't that you on the far left, with your mom?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:16pm Linda Lee:

am i mistaken?
Avatar Wed. 3/7/18 5:16pm Tennessee Jeb:

why does this song seem to fit so well as I stare out my window. Sacrifice the liver!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:17pm Michael 98145:

“Do you hate people?”

“I don't hate them...I just feel better when they're not around.”
― Charles Bukowski, Barfly
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:17pm chris:

:) little cutie Irwin.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:18pm Irwin:

Sport Murphy on Bukowski:

Born in Germany in 1920, Charles Bukowski was dragged during adolescence to California by his impoverished parents, who raised him on a regimen of physical and emotional abuse. As a kid he suffered bad acne, causing schoolmates to torment the timid, awkward youngster. The horrible truth that pain is relentless and people mostly worthless came on early and set in firmly. But two discoveries changed everything: booze and the written word. Bukowski had a genius for both: the former went in prodigiously, the latter came out abundantly.

What followed were several decades of factory jobs and post office drudgery, underscoring failed attempts to make it as an author. This period was marked by long stretches of hard drinking, short bursts of romantic foment, and rare moments of creative encouragement. He stopped writing for a decade (his "ten-year drunk"). By the late 1960s he'd stripped away the vestiges of art damage from his early work and distilled the everyday ass-kickings, arrests and inebriated fornication into a growing body of fearless poems and prose.

Bukowski was celebrated by outsider-fixated literati, the French, and rock critics. Filmmakers began to take note of this sub-blue collar demi-Beat with no pretense toward redemption, transcendence or politics. He was an ugly mofo with nothing to declare but genius. Versions of Bukowski, played by Ben Gazzara, Mickey Rourke and Matt Dillon belched and mumbled across theater screens. Enter money, which bought more liquor and more time to write. Celebs posed for pictures with him as if they were old comrades.

In 1980, Bukowski gave his last public reading, recorded on video. In one scene he recites a desperate letter from a fan—a perhaps typical dispatch, veering between insecurity and hero-baiting—to a crowd of hipster scum. The audience laughs on cue at high irony and low mockery, using one fan's naive fulsomeness to revel in their own bullyboy stupidity. The poet obliges them without the slightest evident pleasure or interest. The incident makes Bukowski a thumbnail for "crazy drunk writer dude"—for those who value such delusions. It's hard to recognize the disciplined artist who hammered out startlingly moving literature. Read a few of the eulogies for women he loved, his reveries on the everyday things he saw as beautiful. They're good. They're useful.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:18pm Linda Lee:

sure was hoping to hear the song about Hank. not bad!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:19pm TDK60:

Anyone know that fellow?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:19pm Michael 98145:

“The problem with the world is that the intelligent people are full of doubts, while the stupid ones are full of confidence.”
― Charles Bukowski
Avatar Wed. 3/7/18 5:21pm Druseph:

"Who are you?" "Ahh, the eternal question."
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:23pm Ken From Hyde Park:

WFMU remains flypaper for misfits and malcontents. www.vimeo.com...
  Wed. 3/7/18 5:24pm brainiac:

Burmese, you say?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:24pm All out Scott:

@Ken once i was malcontent now i am home
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:25pm Gord:

Irwin, how 'bout gifting us with a hairball?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:27pm Ken From Hyde Park:

@Scott - There ya go. This station has something for everybody!
  Wed. 3/7/18 5:28pm Dean:

"Momentarily," not just an adverb, but one whose enduring meaning is not what Irwin intended when he used it.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:28pm TDK60:

I wonder how many of those '67 DJs are still around. I betcha those children are interesting adults.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:30pm Linda Lee:

@TDK 60 ~ i'll bet those kids are really into order & convention now. isn't that how it goes?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:31pm Michael 98145:

probably Facebook product managers ...
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:31pm Carmichael:

Irwin! Joel! Marathon!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:35pm Irwin:

FINAL DRAWING at 6pm for three prizes: new Clientele album (Music for the Age of Miracles); Antisocialites by Alvvays; and the Bowie trib Salute to the Thin White Duke,
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:36pm Irwin:

SO PLEDGE Now. Pls.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:36pm TDK60:

Where's brainiac? Which one is Stan?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:38pm Ken From Hyde Park:

Moondog has advanced to Level Two. The prizes are bigger, much bigger. (Gratuitous adverb added for emphasis.)
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:39pm Carmichael:

The prizes are yuge. YUGE.
  Wed. 3/7/18 5:39pm brainiac:

"Stan's not here, man."
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:40pm Linda Lee:

Icky Blossoms = truly wonderful.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:42pm TDK60:

Linda, could be.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:48pm TDK60:

Suppose I need to contact Vince Scelsa who may be able to name a lot of the early Woofmooers.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:48pm Parq:

Who is Stan, you ask?
wfmu.org...
  Wed. 3/7/18 5:51pm brainiac:

From several years ago... look familiar, TDK60?
https://www.flickr.com/photos/wfmu/293368091
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:51pm TDK60:

Thanks Parq, had no idea Stan goes back that far!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:52pm Hoboken Jack:

I haven't alvvays loved Alvvays, but I do novv.
  Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:52pm yippie:

i loved the sailor who fell from grace with the sea
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:53pm Michael 98145:

... and our hero : www.flickr.com...
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 5:59pm Linda Lee:

it's Nappa - Knock.
  Wed. 3/7/18 6:00pm Dean:

More than karmic dividends. Wear the t-shirts and folks wills top you on the street.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 3/7/18 6:01pm Michael 98145:

... but first they have to read you your rights.
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