Monday, December 03, 2018

Visions of Jack and Petros (Revisited)


Sitting alone on top of a mountain, I muse about the Jack Kerouac connections between me and my "friend" Petros Papadakis...

{Recovered from the Verge of the Fringe storage unit.] Recorded April 25, 2014 at Eagle's Roost in the Angeles National Forest with the Marantz PMD620. (Bootleg audio rerecorded on the Marantz.) "Eagle's Roost" shot with my iPhone.

22:10 / 20.6 MB Rated: R (Mature Language, Themes and Ideas).

Please be advised: Not for all tastes.


Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Trump, Turkey and Tulsi Tea

Hey Dude, on Thanksgiving I watched The Ballad of Buster Scruggs at Zane's, then ate a bountiful feast with Marisol's family before drinking tulsi tea and having a vivid dream about raving at Trump.

Recorded November 28, 2018 on the observation deck of the Zane Grey Estate. Proudly presented raw, unedited and in one take.

Friday, November 23, 2018

Podcasting Blues on Thanksgiving (Revisited)

Hey Dude - A Facebook thread about podcasters on wikipedia sent me into a downward spiral last Thanksgiving.

[Bonus Episode: Recovered from the Verge of the Fringe storage unit] Recorded April 11, 2017 on the observation deck of the Zane Grey Estate in beautiful Altadena, California. Proudly presented raw, unedited and in one take.

AUDIO LINK

(PEOPLE): Dan KlassGary LelandGrant Baciocco,
(PLACES): Las VegasOrange County
(THINGS): ThanksgivingFacebookPodcastingWikipedia, The Bitterest PillPodcasting/Wikipedia StoryPodcasting Hall of FamePodcast PicklePodcast MovementLA PodcastersThe Radio Adventures of Dr. Floyd

Running Time: 12:20
File Size: 11.8 MB
Rated: R (Salty Language and Ideas)

Gear: Raw audio recorded on a Marantz PMD620. "Yellow Flowers on the Palm" shot on my "vintage" iPhone 3G.

Warning: "Verge of the Fringe where Lance Anderson tells anecdotes with stunning fragmented and cluttered feeling." ~ Hanna Fahl of Dagens Nyheters (Google translation of Sweden's daily newspaper)

Sunday, November 18, 2018

Do Tell Ray about the Power of Podcasting

Hey Dude, I riff about my old schoolmate Ray Oldhafer and his Do Tell Ray Show crew. On their podcast they talked about the Mr. Wolters "Donkey Squad" t-shirts I sent them...and I trip on the magical power of podcasting.

LISTEN TO THE VOICE MAIL HERE

[Please note: Due to a server issue, all of the links to the original files for Verge of the Fringe have been broken. So for now, here's the third episode of my new podcast Verge of the Dude which you can find at vergeofthedude.com and on Apple Podcasts. Verge of the Fringe will resume production in 2019.]


Saturday, November 17, 2018

Grand Marshal of Venice

Hey Dude, I sing the praises of Jamie Woolner, the owner of Pizza of Venice (in Altadena) and this year's Grand Marshal of the Doo Dah Parade. I also riff about the time Jamie delivered pizzas to my LA Podcasters reunion at the Zane Grey Estate.

HEAR VOICE MAIL HERE

[Please note: Due to a server issue, all of the links to the original files for Verge of the Fringe have been broken. So for now, here's the second episode of my new podcast Verge of the Dude which you can find at vergeofthedude.com and on Apple Podcasts. Verge of the Fringe will resume production in 2019.]




Verge of the Dude: Don't Call it a Comeback

Hey Dude, after a six month hiatus, I'm starting a new podcast so you can hear these messages again. I riff on podcasting, Saturday Night Live, Ray Donovan, Marc Maron, Adam Carolla and libraries.

LISTEN TO VOICE MAIL HERE

Please note: Due to a server issue, all of the old files for Verge of the Fringe have been broken. So for now here's the first episode of my new podcast Verge of the Dude which you can find at vergeofthedude.com and on Apple Podcasts. Verge of the Fringe will resume production in 2019.]


Thursday, March 08, 2018

The Future of Podcasting is in the Past

13 years ago, Dan Klass taught me how to podcast. 13 years later, Elsie Escobar reminded me why it still has meaning.

Recorded March 7, 2018 on the observation deck of the Zane Grey Estate in beautiful Altadena, California. Proudly presented raw, unedited and in one take.

AUDIO LINK

(PEOPLE/PODCASTERS): DJ Bonebrake, Joe FrankDan Klass,  Elsie Escobar,

(PLACES): Altadena, The South, Burbank, LAX

(THINGS): Podcasting, Content, Libsyn,  LA Podcasters,

Running Time: 12:05
File Size: 11.7 MB
Rated: R (Salty Language and Ideas)

Gear: Raw audio recorded on a Marantz PMD620. "First Post" shot on my "new" iPhone 5.

Warning: "Verge of the Fringe where Lance Anderson tells anecdotes with stunning fragmented and cluttered feeling." ~ Hanna Fahl of Dagens Nyheters (Google translation of Sweden's daily newspaper)

Sunday, January 21, 2018

a work in progress for Joe Frank

A few thoughts about the late, great radio artist Joe Frank who created "interesting, wild and free" audio.

Recorded January 19, 2018 on the observation deck of the Zane Grey Estate in beautiful Altadena, California. Proudly presented raw, unedited and in one take.

AUDIO LINK

(PEOPLE): Joe Frank, Spalding Gray, Lou Reed, Ira Glass, Marlon Brando

(PLACES): DTLA, Santa Monica, Los Angeles

(THINGS): Radio, Audio, Artist, RealAudio, Dial-up, NPR, This American Life, KCRW

Running Time: 8:44
File Size:  8.7 MB
Rated: R (Salty Language and Ideas)

Gear: raw audio recorded on a Marantz PMD620 and "Sunday Morning Show Notes" shot on my "new" iPhone 5.

Warning: "Verge of the Fringe where Lance Anderson tells anecdotes with stunning fragmented and cluttered feeling." ~ Hanna Fahl of Dagens Nyheters (Google translation of Sweden's daily newspaper)

Saturday, December 02, 2017

Edge of the Rainbow Bridge

The sudden passing of a classmate and veterinarian, conjures up the sadness of saying goodbye to our beloved cat "Mama."

Recorded November 30, 2017 on the observation deck of the Zane Grey Estate in beautiful Altadena, California. Proudly presented raw, unedited and in one take.

AUDIO LINK

(PEOPLE/BAND): Bob Dylan, William Blake, Charles Bukowski, Jack Kerouac, Ernest Hemingway, Trump, XD.J. BonebrakeNatsume Soseki, Percy Bysshe Shelley

(PLACES): North Hollywood High School, Compton

(THINGS): Every Grain of Sand, Kusamakura (Grass Pillow)

Running Time: 17:15
File Size: 16.4 MB
Rated: R (Salty Language and Ideas)

Gear: raw audio recorded on a Marantz PMD620 and "Marisol and Mama" shot on my iPhone 3.

Warning: "Verge of the Fringe where Lance Anderson tells anecdotes with stunning fragmented and cluttered feeling." ~ Hanna Fahl of Dagens Nyheters (Google translation of Sweden's daily newspaper)

Friday, October 27, 2017

Exhibit X

I went to see the opening of the Grammy Museum exhibit celebrating 40 years of X followed by a rooftop performance by the band.

Recorded October 23, 2017 on the observation deck of the Zane Grey Estate in beautiful Altadena, California. Proudly presented raw, unedited and in one take.

AUDIO LINK

(PEOPLE/BANDS/TEAMS): X, DodgersD.J. Bonebrake, Kittens For ChristianJohn Doe, Billy Zoom, Exene Cervenka,  Shepard FaireyPamela Des Barres, Gary Leonard, Tom DeSavia, Krissy, Yasiel Puig, Cubs, Justin Turner, Kirk Gibson

(PLACES): City Hall, Silver Lake, Brooklyn, Los Angeles, Al's Bar, Echo Park, DTLA, Grammy Museum, Hong Kong Cafe, Taix Restaurant, San Fernando Valley

(THINGS): Blue Spark, Under The Big Black Sun (Book), Hungry Wolf

Running Time: 18:06
File Size: 17MB
Rated: R (Salty Language and Ideas)

Gear: raw audio recorded on a Marantz PMD620 and "Exhibit X" shot on my "new" iPhone 5.

Warning: "Verge of the Fringe where Lance Anderson tells anecdotes with stunning fragmented and cluttered feeling." ~ Hanna Fahl of Dagens Nyheters (Google translation of Sweden's daily newspaper)