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Options December 4, 2019: Change, difference, growth, departure, demise. It's like that Joni Mitchell song, without the parking lot.

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Artist Track Album Approx. start time
Jamael Dean  Emi   Options Black Space Tapes  0:00:00 (Pop‑up)
Stereolab  Suggestion Diabolique   Options Sound-Dust  0:03:54 (Pop‑up)
Peel Dream Magazine  A Qua Being   Options Up and Up  0:11:39 (Pop‑up)
Altered Images  Beckoning Strings   Options Happy Birthday  0:16:04 (Pop‑up)
Σtella  The Race   Options The Break  0:19:29 (Pop‑up)
 
 
Television  Glory   Options Adventure  0:26:01 (Pop‑up)
Bamboo  A World Is Born (Bas Jan Dr. Groove 202 Remix)   Options A World is Born (single)  0:28:59 (Pop‑up)
Fred Lane  Fried Yellow Women   Options Icepick to the Moon  0:32:37 (Pop‑up)
Erroll Garner  Frankie and Johnny Fantasy   Options Play Piano Play  0:37:09 (Pop‑up)
Richie Beirach Trio  Solar   Options Summer Night  0:40:24 (Pop‑up)
Moodõid  Je suis la montagne   Options Moodõid EP  0:45:44 (Pop‑up)
The Clientele  My Own Face Inside the Trees   Options Strange Geometry  0:50:31 (Pop‑up)
 
Flyying Colours  Goodtimes   Options Goodtimes (single)  0:57:34 (Pop‑up)
Anemones  I Am the Breeze   Options Come Down Like a Cloud  1:01:11 (Pop‑up)
Letterkenny (TV series)  dialogue about kid who tore open his nutsack doing a skateboard trick   Options   1:09:28 (Pop‑up)
ShitKid  Get Jealous   Options Duo Limbo  1:10:01 (Pop‑up)
Carey's Problem  Led Zepplin   Options Arena of Shame  1:12:42 (Pop‑up)
American Analog Set  Cool Kids Keep   Options Set Free  1:16:36 (Pop‑up)
 
Nick Millevoi's Desertion Trio & Jamie Saft  Midtown Tilt   Options Midtown Tilt  1:25:16 (Pop‑up)
Jonathan Something  Had an Ass Like Gold   Options Art So Small You Can Hardly See It  1:32:29 (Pop‑up)
Roberto Magris  Sat   Options Aliens in a Bebop Planet  1:36:57 (Pop‑up)
Magic Malik  Xp-Temperance   Options Magic Malik Fanfare XP, Vol. 2  1:43:50 (Pop‑up)
Pylon  Beep   Options Pylon Hits  1:47:30 (Pop‑up)
Helena Deland  Perfect Weather for a Crime   Options Altogether Unaccompanied, Vol. 1  1:50:51 (Pop‑up)
Wynton Marsalis  Blues Walk   Options Motherless Brooklyn (soundtrack)  1:53:19 (Pop‑up)
 
Huey "Piano" Smith & His Clowns  We Like Birdland   Options Having a Good Time with Huey 'Piano Smith & His Clowns  2:00:01 (Pop‑up)
Charles Mingus  Dizzy Moods   Options Tijuana Moods  2:01:54 (Pop‑up)
Nostalgia 77 and the Monster  Angels and Demons at Play (comp. Marshall Allen & Ronnie Boykins)   Options The Taxidermist  2:07:38 (Pop‑up)
Missus Beastly  Geisha   Options Second  2:16:14 (Pop‑up)
 
Mermaidens  Crying in the Office   Options Look Me in the Eye  2:24:23 (Pop‑up)
Frankie Cosmos  Moonsea   Options Close It Quietly  2:28:21 (Pop‑up)
Blueprint Blue  The Tourist   Options The Tourist  2:30:19 (Pop‑up)
Wolfgang Tschegg  Steigflug   Options soundcloud.com/wolfgangtschegg  2:34:50 (Pop‑up)
Moon Duo  The World and the Sun   Options Stars Are the Light  2:39:06 (Pop‑up)
Skids  Under One Skin   Options Scared to Dance  2:43:42 (Pop‑up)
Chris Woods  Modus Operandi   Options Modus Operandi  2:46:13 (Pop‑up)
Huey "Piano" Smith & His Clowns  High Blood Pressure   Options Having a Good Time with Huey 'Piano Smith & His Clowns  2:53:46 (Pop‑up)

Listener comments!

Avatar 3:01pm βrian:

Into the orange ...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:01pm rrg:

Hey, this isn't Lee Morgan.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:01pm AnAnonymousParty:

This isn't even Harry Morgan.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:02pm Phillippe Bastille:

Howdy
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:03pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...& if you see &moreagain
...then you will be &moreagain...
  3:03pm Beetlemuse:

Missed last week / in laws stayed with us
  3:03pm Laura L:

I noticed it too... and it's not Joni Mitchell without the parking lot either.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:03pm G:

I went through the Ausable Chasm. In August 1982.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:04pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...don't it always seem to go
...you don't know what HardBop til it's gone...
Avatar 3:05pm βrian:

I've ridden my bike over the Ausable Chasm a few times.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:05pm rrg:

I walked in the Coaticook River Gorge once.
Avatar 3:06pm Listening Out There:

Welcome to Dept. of Morgans
  3:06pm Listener Robert:

I hope Irwin's not hinting at retirement with today's program title. But if you are, Irwin, congratulations on a great run and many, many thanks.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:07pm rrg:

Grumpy Morgan: Henry
Actor Morgan: Harry
Wizard Morgan: Frank
Trumpeter Morgan: Lee
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:08pm Itzall ClearD'me Nåu:

Good afternoon, cat fanciers.
Avatar 3:08pm mariano:

Heya Irwin, Irwinites!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:08pm rrg:

What? He's better not be hinting at that!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:09pm rrg:

Was it Irwinians or Irwinites? Or something else? I forget now.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:09pm AnAnonymousParty:

And in the end ...
Avatar 3:09pm Irwin:

I died, went to heaven, was refused admittance, sent back to complete my sentence.
Avatar 3:09pm modern blaze:

5 points!
Avatar 3:10pm Hoboken Jack:

Predicting a tribute set
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:10pm rrg:

New Jersey Town Morgan: Morganville
Joni Mitchell Town Morgan: Morgantown
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:10pm rrg:

Who died, Jack?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:12pm AnAnonymousParty:

@Irwin, that'll teach you to be sure to bring your personal property tax receipt and car inspection with you next time.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:12pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Irwinites...implies devotees ?
Irwinists - those who make an earnest study of Things Irwin...
Avatar 3:13pm Irwin:

Starring Hoboken Jack as Criswell.
  3:15pm Laura L:

Speedy Morgan: Plus 4
https://www.morgan-motor.com/plus4/
  3:18pm Listener Robert:

I'm glad heaven was sold out, Irwin.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:18pm rrg:

Arthurian Morgan: Le Fay
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:18pm AnAnonymousParty:

Boop boop dit-tem dat-tem what-tem Chu!
Avatar 3:18pm Hoboken Jack:

Ron: Irving Burgie, of course ☺️
Avatar 3:19pm Hubig Pie:

Nobody did the future like Criswell
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:19pm rrg:

Daylight come and me wan' go home.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:21pm Ken From Hyde Park:

Invest your hard-earned dollars: Morgan Stanley
Avatar 3:21pm coelacanth∅:

troublemaker morgan: captain
Avatar 3:21pm Irwin:

Don't have any Burgie and have always distanced myself from the Belafonte calypso.
Avatar 3:21pm Irwin:

But Burgie was a great man, no question. R.I.P.
Avatar 3:21pm coelacanth∅:

(as opposed to henry)
  3:24pm yes:

We care! Get well soon !
Avatar 3:24pm coelacanth∅:

the audible sniffles we do care about
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:25pm Carmichael:

Cincinnati Morgan: Joe
Avatar 3:25pm mariano:

@RevRabbit: How about "Irwinians" or "Irwinistas"?
Avatar 3:26pm mariano:

Doc Ellis! There was a cool documentary about it a while back.
Avatar 3:26pm Hubig Pie:

Dock Ellis
  Swag For Life Member 3:26pm Manana:

Dock Ellis Told the Truth!
Avatar 3:27pm Listening Out There:

Rudy Giuliani pitched the no hitter, on acid.
  3:27pm yes:

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=_vUhSYLRw14
Avatar 3:27pm devoid.davy:

Dock Ellis and the LSD No No is worth a search on YouTube
Avatar 3:27pm coelacanth∅:

beautiful human being and grandmother on my father's side Morgan: Katherine
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:27pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Irwinian: Models self after Irwin.
Irwinistas: Dedicated to changing formats & environments towards Irwin style / content - even in an actively disruptive manner...
Avatar 3:27pm mariano:

Dock, not Doc, that's right.
Avatar 3:27pm KevinfromBayRidge:

Just remember, Irwin, to say hello the people you saw on the way up!
Avatar 3:27pm Hoboken Jack:

Peel Dream Magazine will be at a Slumberland 30th anniversary show at Union Pool on Dec 14, a.k.a. the night of 1,000 shows
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:27pm mcginniwa:

Dock Ellis
Avatar 3:27pm Irwin:

Yes, Dock Ellis. Never bought the story, but mine appears to be a minority opinion.
Avatar 3:27pm mariano:

Haha, love it - put the AccuPlaylist on the case!
  Swag For Life Member 3:28pm Manana:

Clare Grogan has been ignoring me for far too long.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:29pm rrg:

Richard Fariña Song Morgan: The Pirate
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:29pm thatpatsmith:

that verlaine guirat
  3:29pm Dave Miss:

The irony is that all the shows are perfect. You just have to truly listen.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:29pm mcginniwa:

www.snopes.com... and the documentary is titled "No No". Some clips on utub - even if it isn't true, still a great instance of culture jamming
  3:30pm Listener Phillip In The Bronx:

Doc Ellise Pittsburgh Pirates
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:30pm AnAnonymousParty:

I can neither prove that I'm on acid, nor that I'm not on acid. I can see how that can be a problem.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:30pm Phillippe Bastille:

Won't Get Out of the Way Morgan: Morgan Shepherd www.espn.com...
Avatar 3:30pm Hubig Pie:

I ran the cash register at the local Husky gas station whilst trippin' on purple microdot
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:30pm thatpatsmith:

...er, guitar
  3:31pm spodiodi:

i'm not *not* licking toads
  3:32pm Listener Phillip In The Bronx:

i once was awake for 5 whole days in miami.
  3:33pm spodiodi:

i haven't heard the term culture-jamming since the early 00s, when i was accused of being one. cheers, mcginniwa
  3:33pm Listener Phillip In The Bronx:

bad idea to be homless in miami. but i gave it a shot
Avatar 3:34pm coelacanth∅:

i know people who can and do do pretty much anything/everything whilst tripping
  3:34pm spodiodi:

reminds me of "one day i woke up in miami" -- Your Mind Belongs to The State (don't tell Fabio, please)
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:34pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Sometimes acid can Zen you out on a task like that. Sure. Clear up the flow between conscious & unconscious functioning...
Obvsly - sometimes it boggles you w/ awe or even terror & overwhelms mundane functioning...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:35pm rrg:

Just say no, guys and gals.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:35pm Ken From Hyde Park:

It's good to know you weren't sent back to watch that insipid Peloton ad.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:36pm AnAnonymousParty:

Won't eat a Big Mac Morgan: Morgan Spurlock.
  3:36pm Listener Phillip In The Bronx:

in miami? after sunset they lock up the parks. so i tried sleeping on a wooden bus bench. not good
  Swag For Life Member 3:36pm Manana:

Timothy Leary's dead?
  3:37pm spodiodi:

Gilacopters got 'em
Avatar 3:37pm coelacanth∅:

priceless vocal chords Morgan: Freeman
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:38pm rrg:

Muddy Waters Morgan: McKinley Morganfield
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:39pm AnAnonymousParty:

Is Fred Lane related to Sheldon Allman?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:40pm AnAnonymousParty:

Brother, can you spare a dime? Morgan: Morgan Stanley.
Avatar 3:41pm Listening Out There:

Errol Garner couldn't read music.
Avatar 3:42pm Irwin:

That's something Erroll and I have in common.
Avatar 3:43pm coelacanth∅:

capitalist pig morgan: j.p.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:44pm Parq:

Joining in. I've been to both Ausable Chasm and 1000 Animals. The same area held the Land of Make Believe and (still there) Santa's Workshop. Great stuff when you're seven years old.
Avatar 3:44pm Irwin:

Want to thank you all for being Morgan donors.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:44pm AnAnonymousParty:

Yeah, that's the ticket Morgan:Morgan Fairchild.
Avatar 3:48pm coelacanth∅:

can i get one of those heart buttons?
Avatar 3:52pm mariano:

Hah! Knew it was the Clientele.
  3:53pm βrian:

More tilde and less umlaut, I say.
Avatar 3:54pm coelacanth∅:

it's obviously "pop calypso" but i grew up with Belafonte's "calypso" album;
knew all the words (to the best of my knowledge and without knowing what some of them meant) by the age of 5.
i love every song on that album.
rest in peace Irving Burgess.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:55pm Mr. Pumpy:

Did Garner and Monk influence one another, both influenced by similar things, or no influence at all?
  3:55pm Earth Walker:

JP Morgan and the rest of his cohorts should be caged
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:56pm Alison Porchnik:

Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good, Irwin. Or the enemy of the meh.
Avatar 3:57pm Listening Out There:

Set of grunting pianists = Errol Garner, Oscar Peterson, Keith Jarrett, Mose Allison (at times)...
Avatar 3:58pm Listening Out There:

Nat King Cole did not grunt.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:58pm Cmurtha:

The eye hole placement on that mask is poetry.
Avatar 3:59pm coelacanth∅:

haha
Avatar 3:59pm modern blaze:

Do you spin records somewhere? For a living or just to satisfy your friends?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:59pm strudlzrout:

Great music today, Irwin!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:59pm Mr. Pumpy:

@LOT...I like the grunting pianist! I really dig on Jarrett's vocalizations. I know some people cringe at that shit, but to me there is no other way he could be. I've seen him live a few times and was happy to have that as part of the gig.
  4:00pm Beetlemuse:

I think the upside down mask is Wile E Coyote / my favorite looney tune
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:00pm rrg:

Consummate grunting pianist: Glenn Gould
Avatar 4:02pm Irwin:

This band is NOT called Anemone.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:02pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...we don't know if Bach was grunty - but he did have 20 offspring...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:02pm rrg:

Good to know.
Avatar 4:04pm coelacanth∅:

i always liked Lionel Hampton's vocalising
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:04pm Mr. Pumpy:

I heard Bach was a 'silent lover'
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:05pm rrg:

Show Boat Morgan: Helen
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:05pm Alison Porchnik:

Going by the track title, I'm guessing "anemones" is a term for anal pheromones?
Avatar 4:06pm Irwin:

Let's not get too clinical, AP.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:07pm Alison Porchnik:

Just thinkin out loud
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:07pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...obviously not a method Bach used - tho' he did define the Organ Fugue...
Avatar 4:07pm Irwin:

It's genetic.
Avatar 4:08pm coelacanth∅:

Bach wasn't totally silent. he kept a piano pushed up next to the bed, with the keyboard within reach in case he was struck with a musical idea while making Love.
  4:09pm berbo:

They call me the Breeze.
I talk to the wind.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:10pm Phillippe Bastille:

perfect bridge from Ken's show to 7SD...
Avatar 4:10pm coelacanth∅:

haha what the fuck?!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:11pm Alison Porchnik:

This taught me more about male anatomy than any of those filmstrips in school
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:11pm Mr. Pumpy:

HA! Scrotal sack...
  4:11pm spodiodi:

huehuehue
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:12pm rrg:

Argh. Another artist whose name Irwin can't say on the air because of the FCC. And we all know what Eric Idle said about the FCC, right?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:12pm mcginniwa:

Was difficult not to burst out laughing during that here in the open plan office.
  4:12pm berbo:

I for one am glad we're all mature enough to talk about maie reproductive organs openly and without shame.
Avatar 4:13pm coelacanth∅:

i'm not
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:15pm rrg:

This is a great tune that doesn't get enough airplay ANYWHERE. Even on WFMU.
Avatar 4:16pm coelacanth∅:

are there any other good bands?
-really good bands?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:16pm People Like Us:

this is a good track, yes!
Avatar 4:16pm Roberto:

And somehow Physical Graffiti doesn't make the list.
  4:17pm Robin:

I love Letterkenny. And this set!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:19pm rrg:

This is so entertaining that it's a shame that a living cannot be made from it.
Avatar 4:19pm coelacanth∅:

Roberto, or was it referred to by a code name only true zeppelin fans would know?
i think "led zeppelin" was named twice: once as "led zeppelin 4" and once as "zoso"
unless i heard wrong
Avatar 4:20pm Roberto:

I don't think there's a code name in there for it, but who knows.
Avatar 4:20pm coelacanth∅:

(this from a former led zeppelin freak)
Avatar 4:22pm modern blaze:

i knew it!
  4:22pm berbo:

I don't think they mentioned any songs from Physical Grafitti - not even Kashmir!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:23pm Itzall ClearD'me Nåu:

"one of the most endearing bands you've probably never heard of" that is American Analog Set, at least according to the Amazöhn write up. I might agree with that.
  4:24pm Listener Phillip In The Bronx:

loved Krampus this morning on kens show. he rocked. HAIL SATAN!!
Avatar 4:25pm coelacanth∅:

yeah they said "led zeppelin 4...or zoso"
and yeah didn't mention physical graffiti at all.
(i backed up and listened again)
Avatar 4:25pm Listening Out There:

I've heard that cyclists get shot...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:25pm rrg:

Backed up? Backed up?
Avatar 4:25pm KevinfromBayRidge:

Amen!
  4:26pm Mike tp:

entered the show Irwin listened to clientele and stereolab cuts.excellent.also seen a drumm video ere o of ian paice and another buddy rich I like Ian's playing very much.buddy sits high a above in my opinion.. thanks.....
  4:26pm johnzo:

Only bikes? What is this lol... I missed the beginning. Abolish bike lanes or car lanes? Feel like there were some mixed messages there...
  4:27pm johnzo:

I’m the kind of biker that if someone honks at me I sprint down the street screaming at them... sometimes lol
Avatar 4:28pm coelacanth∅:

get rid of all the streets! let flora take over and rely on subways and trams.
Avatar 4:28pm Irwin:

I don't understand why Hoboken allows bikes in the double-park lanes.
  Swag For Life Member 4:28pm Manana:

Way to stand yup for the embattled motorists. Yeesh.
  4:28pm johnzo:

One day you’ll read the headline “bicyclist beats Humvee owner to death with U lock” & know I finally snapped
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:29pm Ike:

Reasonably solid late-period-Irwin old-man crankery there. The material isn't very inspired but the delivery was spot-on. Overall I give it a B.
  Swag For Life Member 4:29pm Manana:

'Yup.' Ugg.
Avatar 4:30pm coelacanth∅:

johnzo i hope i see that headline soon and often
Avatar 4:30pm Irwin:

Ike, some things never change. You, for example.
  4:30pm @movethecurb:

Hey Irwin, I think @thewaroncars is responsible for the bike lanes in JC.
  4:32pm judy from croton:

Oh this is making me giddy with happiness!
  4:32pm johnzo:

Lol it won’t really be me... one time a guy in a grey convertible mean-honked at me and I chased him and yelled at him... first he started to slow down like he was gonna confront me and then I think I musta freaked him out cause he abruptly turned and sped away lol
  4:32pm johnzo:

Share the road it’s the law probably
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:32pm Itzall ClearD'me Nåu:

Agreed. Wake up. We aren't living in the f#cking Alps, where it's the law to put yourself and others at peril while pedaling along with that great chip on your shoulder.
Avatar 4:33pm modern blaze:

@johnzo remember that one with Hell's Angels?
Avatar 4:33pm modern blaze:

...sniffing...
  4:33pm johnzo:

I just get irritated because I feel like a lot of drivers honestly don’t know that bikes are supposed to be on the road not the sidewalk. It was in my drivers ed training... should be in everyone’s.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:33pm Mr. Pumpy:

I get emails from Nick Millevoi all the time...I'll have to finally check one of these shows out! Good shit. I've dabbled, but this tune I never heard. Thanks, Irwin!
  4:33pm judy from croton:

Why does this remind me of buzzy linhart?
  4:33pm judy from croton:

The music, I mean
Avatar 4:34pm modern blaze:

...$$$...
  4:35pm johnzo:

Then again I sometimes Ignore traffic laws so I guess I’m just a bike chauvinist
  4:35pm Listener Robert:

As to the Land of Make Believe, or maybe it was Santa's, I can still hear myself saying, "Daddy, I don't think you're actually supposed to unscrew Cinderella's shoe and present it, but just tell them it was on the ceiling of the pumpkin coach."
Avatar 4:35pm modern blaze:

we need caviar!
Avatar 4:36pm coelacanth∅:

yeah seems like in some places motorists are just shitheads. most places in the nj-ny area i suppose.
they take a left turn in your path all the fucking time. they do it to motorcycles too.
  Swag For Life Member 4:37pm Manana:

When are services at this guy's lil church? I'm a believer.
Avatar 4:38pm modern blaze:

small towners, champagne!
Avatar 4:38pm coelacanth∅:

i noticed when i lived in new jersey certain towns were more saturated with shithead car/"suv" drivers... summit probably the most dangerous.
Avatar 4:40pm modern blaze:

smoking Shiva on keys i assume
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:44pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

NJ - most people in US per square mile?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:45pm mb:

Irwin
  Swag For Life Member 4:45pm Manana:

Driving brings out the angry aggressive entitled asshole in way too many people. Cycling generally does not, and it has some other benefits too. Kind of dangerous to do in much of the USA, however. Sigh. Back to dreamland.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:46pm Ike:

Touché.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:47pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

So - Cycling has an ambiguous position - on the road - & in the rules.
Avatar 4:48pm Irwin:

Beep, beep.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:48pm Itzall ClearD'me Nåu:

PYLON
Avatar 4:49pm mariano:

Gotta say, I enjoyed cycling in NYC more before the bike lanes. Much less crowded.
Avatar 4:50pm Irwin:

See you at the holiday party, Ike!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:50pm Itzall ClearD'me Nåu:

JUST 4 Minutes. It's all we are/have.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:50pm Carmichael:

Dallas Morgan: Fairchild
Avatar 4:53pm modern blaze:

tallies ain't bad so far but don't forget to dream out
Avatar 4:54pm coelacanth∅:

Manana sadly true. there's also this me first attitude that makes many drivers assholes to each-other; but this recklessness seems to obscure in many drivers the fact that they could easily kill someone on a bicycle, when probably only 5-10 % of people would actually be okay with that.
Avatar 4:56pm modern blaze:

...perspective to be...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:01pm mb:

Reinforce the listing of jazz personnel, Irwin. A DJ that will remain nameless did not for a Sun Ra Myth Arkestra song and i was let down.
  5:02pm Listener Phillip In The Bronx:

raise you hans if you remember the peimetime soaps in the 80's Dynasty. Dallas. The Colbys. Falcon Crest. Knots Landing.
  5:02pm johnzo:

In any case... cars are two ton death machines... not saying you can’t get hurt being hit by a bike(I have) but it’s just not the same at all in my book and as far as safety... yea it can be dangerous biking but who’s fault is that really the biker or the driver going to fast in a 2 ton vehicle... I say 80% of the time it’s the driver’s fault
  5:03pm johnzo:

Biking you’re much more aware off the dimensions of your vehicle than in a car
  5:04pm johnzo:

Of*
  5:06pm johnzo:

Ok Im gonna shut up now lol sorry. Digging these mellow vibes dj!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:07pm Itzall ClearD'me Nåu:

Speaking of birds- the "Surfin' Bird" float performance during the Macy's parade last Thursday. SO good.
  5:07pm spodiodi:

person was killed in town here in sf by a bicyclist really going for it
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:07pm Tommy in Neversink:

Mingus is my muse
  5:07pm spodiodi:

bicyclists need to obey more laws. can't have it both ways. sayin
Avatar 5:08pm coelacanth∅:

johnzo -all true
  5:09pm spodiodi:

and i welcome our new robot driver overlords
Avatar 5:09pm Irwin:

Tommy: I had difficulty with Mingus for years. After I got deep into Sun Ra, Mingus suddenly made perfect sense.
Avatar 5:09pm Irwin:

spodi: golden words.
Avatar 5:10pm coelacanth∅:

like golden showers
Avatar 5:12pm Irwin:

Speaking of Letterkenny (courtesy AP): www.bandsintown.com...
  5:15pm johnzo:

I mean really the only law I’ll break is running red lights when there’s no one coming.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:16pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Scooters - Robot Bikes
  5:16pm spodiodi:

I think that was what the murderer here was doing
  5:17pm spodiodi:

yep
Avatar 5:19pm modern blaze:

gold mine would be more polite
  5:19pm johnzo:

Ok spondoli... and how many people get killed by cars all the time. They’re not comparable at all.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:20pm G:

Haven't heard a clavinet in awhile. So 70s.
  5:20pm spodiodi:

manslaughterer*(?)
  5:20pm spodiodi:

whataboutism won't raise the dead, bohnzo
  5:20pm johnzo:

I’m out woke up on the wrong side of the bed cutting myself off sorry peeps. Night all.
Avatar 5:22pm coelacanth∅:

doesn't matter what laws you break. bicycle mishaps that injure anyone besides the cyclist are infinitely rare compared to motor vehicle mishaps that injure others.
one freak accident in san francisco is practically negligible in the overall scheme of things.
Avatar 5:22pm modern blaze:

Byrne Protégé
  5:23pm spodiodi:

i'm all for bicyclists rights, and bicycling in general... and have lent much support in that realm. i love bikes. cars are dumb. but i'se seen way too many knuckleheads pullin shennanigans on pedals and then screaming about airybody else
  5:24pm berbo:

Motor vehicles result in ten times more fatalities than 9/11 every year
  5:24pm spodiodi:

see? cars are dumb
Avatar 5:24pm modern blaze:

steering rendition of tire recycling
Avatar 5:25pm coelacanth∅:

well yeah, of course there are asshole cyclists.
  5:26pm spodiodi:

yeah, way way way too many "Cavelier" cyclists
  5:26pm spodiodi:

and even those in the bike coalition run lights and stop signs... regularly... and in groups... with chips on shoulders, etc.
  5:26pm johnzo:

Spondoofus I’m talking about running a red when it’s the middle of the night and there’s nobody around on a flat... not speeding down a sf hill on a fixed gear and blowing through without stopping. As I said I’ve been hit by a bike before I understand that it can be dangerous but still way more people are killed by cars, and there are tons of drivers out there who are not at all prepared to share the road. Unless you’re on an interstate you should be prepared to share the road with bikes period.
  5:27pm spodiodi:

i'm a law and order hippie. obey the laws you want others to obey.
Avatar 5:27pm coelacanth∅:

i ride a motorcycle too and i always hate to see the bikers (usually harleys) that act like they're more important than everyone else. makes me look bad.
...but car/"suv" drivers still need to be more conscious and considerate of them, regardless.
  5:28pm spodiodi:

bohnzo, i'm sure you're way smarter than the killer. to your world, bro
Avatar 5:28pm modern blaze:

i'm definetely at hone all alone and nobody will push further
  5:28pm spodiodi:

you want to take issue with my call that bicyclists need to obey more laws, so be it.
  5:29pm spodiodi:

i ride a motorcycle like king of the squids, but i still see more bikes pulling crap.
Avatar 5:29pm modern blaze:

Frankie!
  5:32pm spodiodi:

when i'm king, i'll outlaw cars, but crack down on cavalier bicyclists too.
  5:32pm rich the greeb:

Dig this blueprint, feeling a the sea and cake vibe!
  5:33pm spodiodi:

i like it too
Avatar 5:34pm Hoboken Jack:

Where are you Fredericks
Avatar 5:36pm mariano:

"and even those in the bike coalition run lights and stop signs... regularly... and in groups... with chips on shoulders, etc."

And going the wrong way on one-way streets, then complaining about the behavior of the drivers on those same streets. It's a bit like being drunk behind the wheel then calling the cops on another driver for reckless driving.
  5:37pm spodiodi:

<- 2 bicycles, one 80's japanese scooter, and a 90's japanese motorcycle (and a car for sale- cheap)
Avatar 5:37pm coelacanth∅:

i've been riding a bicycle for 50-something years -since before there were bike lanes, helmet laws...i don't stop for intersections unless i have to -for safety's sake and courtesy. i ride on the left side sometimes, because it's sometimes the smart thing to do. i practically never wear a helmet on the streets (i wear one mountain biking) i hop up to the sidewalk when asshole drivers have left me no room to get by on the street, but i get back on the street after i've gotten past them.
and i do not have a chip on my shoulder! not even slightly. i've driven almost a million &1/2 miles in my life. cars,trucks, buses, motorcycles. i see it from many perspectives.i'm just efficient, and i have fun.
i've never hit a person, bike, car, animal...
  5:37pm spodiodi:

well said, mariano
  5:38pm spodiodi:

respect, coelacanth0
Avatar 5:39pm coelacanth∅:

likewise spodiodi, Thanks
  5:41pm spodiodi:

i have to ask -- have you been hit on your bike?
  5:44pm spodiodi:

i've had more accidents than i'd like to remember. the music helps forget... the dj is Supreme
Avatar 5:44pm coelacanth∅:

never been hit on my bike.(either bike. not sure if you mean bicycle or motorcycle)
very close, many times, but i've been lucky.
you?
Avatar 5:45pm coelacanth∅:

damn. sorry to hear that.
  5:46pm Beetlemuse:

heya coel, did you have a good thanksgiving?
  5:47pm spodiodi:

hit on a motorcycle just once, but been down plenty (and hit other things)... hit on a bicycle, not really anything of consequence... but i've clocked a fraction of a percent of your time
  5:49pm spodiodi:

the times i've crashed my bike were more severe than any hits taken on it
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:52pm mb:

Fierce bass playing here
  5:53pm spodiodi:

sorry for all the blabbin' over a -nearly- perfect show, Irwin. it's hard to keep up. many thanks for the good music
  5:53pm Robin:

Super good show today.
Avatar 5:55pm coelacanth∅:

Beetlemuse it was good! went to the bar -saw friends, ate perfectly prepared foods, good music...
how 'bout you?
  5:57pm Beetlemuse:

mine was interesting had family stay with us, and being in retail I had to work but I worked in dariy cooler away from the craziness :) all in all it was good!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:57pm rrg:

Irwin always holds back something really good for the finale.

Thanks for another fine and completely volunteer effort, Mr. C.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:57pm mb:

Thanks Irwin! You're the best.
Avatar 5:57pm coelacanth∅:

yeah spodi i did sideswipe a low cement wall on the bike once. scraped my leg slightly and took a chip off the cooling fins of the motor. could've been worse.
and crashed a bicycle a few times.
Avatar 5:58pm mariano:

Thanks Irwin, see y'all at the next stop, fellow listeners!
Avatar 5:59pm herb.nyc:

Thx for entertaining me and Fred, Irwin, here at the archive of contemporary music in TriBeCa. BIG sale starts on Saturday, everyday they dec 22.
Avatar 5:59pm coelacanth∅:

Thanks Irwin
  5:59pm spodiodi:

cool you're still riding both, coel. to safer locomotion for all!
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