Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Don Crackpot

 

Hey Dude, while listening to a lot of mystery and conspiracy style podcasts, I've uncovered a host who has never seen the Godfather Part II.

QUOTE: "It's like saying you've never seen Star Wars."

AUDIO LINK

PEOPLE: The Black Dahlia, Howard Hughes, Scott Warmuth, Bob Dylan, JFK, RFK, Robert Maheu, Fidel Castro, Lee Harvey Oswald

PLACES: Sunset Blvd., Cuba, Los Angeles, Mexico City, Soviet Union

PODCASTS: Root of Evil, RFK Tapes, Crackpot Podcast

FILMS/FILMMAKERS: Mission Impossible, Godfather Part II, Al Pacino

THINGS: Watergate, FBI, CIA, Mafia, Citizen Hughes

SOUNDS: wind, birds, footsteps, gravel path, Laguna Sawdust Cowbell Chimes, car horn

GENRE: storytelling, personal narrative, personal journal

PHOTO: "Citizen Hughes"shot on my iPhone6

RECORDED: April 16, 2021 from the "Garden Cafe" under the flight path of the Bob Hope Airport in Burbank, California

GEAR: Sony ICD PX370 digital voice recorder and Sony ECM CS3 "tie-clip" microphone.

HYPE: "It's a beatnik kinda literary thing in a podcast cloak of darkness." Timothy Kimo Brien (cohost on Podwrecked and host of Create Art Podcast)

DISCLAIMER/WARNING: Proudly presented rough, raw and ragged. Seasoned with salty language and ideas. Not for most people's taste. Please be advised.



Tuesday, March 09, 2021

Bittersweet Sixteen

 

Hey Dude, on my 16th anniversary of podcasting I remember my long lost buddy Joe and his tragic passing. I also trip on the brutal Allen v Farrow documentary.

QUOTE: "I'm ready to chase after Spalding Gray."

AUDIO LINK

PEOPLE: Woody Allen, Dylan Farrow, Ronan Farrow, Rat Pack, Spalding Gray, George Carlin, Richard Pryor, David Letterman

PLACES: Hollywood Burbank Airport, Universal City

THINGS: podcasting, Allen v Farrow, HBO, Vanity Fair, Healthy Human, Hanna-Barbera, Kinko's

SOUNDS: birds, footsteps, gravel path, Laguna Sawdust Cowbell Chimes, airplane, canteen

GENRE: storytelling, personal narrative, personal journal

PHOTO: "Burbank Foothills from the Lookout Chair" Burbank, California

RECORDED: March 8, 2021 from the "Lookout Chair" under the flight path of the Bob Hope Airport in Burbank, California

GEAR: Sony ICD PX370 digital voice recorder and Sony ECM CS3 "tie-clip" microphone.

HYPE: "It's a beatnik kinda literary thing in a podcast cloak of darkness." Timothy Kimo Brien (cohost on Podwrecked and host of Create Art Podcast)

DISCLAIMER/WARNING: Proudly presented rough, raw and ragged. Seasoned with salty language and ideas. Not for most people's taste. Please be advised.

Sunday, January 31, 2021

Stage Time 1988


Hey Dude, while working with my cousin on our future podcast, I was reminded of the time I did stand-up comedy at a family party.

AUDIO LINK

QUOTE: "I'm mortified."

PEOPLE: stand-up comic

PLACES: Greenwich Village, Los Angeles, South Bay, Long Beach

THINGS: Descript, GargeBand, Audacity

SOUNDS: birds, footsteps, gravel path, Laguna Sawdust Cowbell Chimes, airplane

GENRE: storytelling, personal narrative, personal journal

PHOTO: "Family Stage Time" shot on my "new" iPhone6

RECORDED: January 30, 2021 on the "Wawona Lawn" under the flight path of the Bob Hope Airport in Burbank, California

GEAR: Sony ICD PX370 digital voice recorder and Sony ECM CS3 "tie-clip" microphone.

HYPE: "It's a beatnik kinda literary thing in a podcast cloak of darkness." Timothy Kimo Brien (cohost on Podwrecked and host of Create Art Podcast)

DISCLAIMER/WARNING: Proudly presented rough, raw and ragged. Seasoned with salty language and ideas. Not for most people's taste. Please be advised.