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WPRB Princeton 103.3 FM


Jul 21, 2022 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM

With Lizbot


5:05 PM
Robert Wyatt - Sea Song
Robert Wyatt Sea Song
Rock Bottom Domino Recording Co 1974
5:08 PM
Billy Gray - Writing On The Wall
Billy Gray Writing On The Wall Billy Gray
Feeling Gray? Universal Music Italia srL. 1979
5:11 PM
Yuji Nomi - Taking the Train
Yuji Nomi Taking the Train
Whisper of the Heart (Original Soundtrack) Studio Ghibli Inc 1995
5:13 PM
Robert Wyatt - At Last I Am Free
Robert Wyatt At Last I Am Free
Nothing Can Stop Us Domino Recording Co 1982
5:17 PM
Sensations Fix - Nuclear War In Your Brain
Sensations Fix Nuclear War In Your Brain
Fragments Of Light Universal Music Italia srL. 1974
Italian prog/kraut-rock from Florence
5:21 PM
Mysterious Band - Work For You
Mysterious Band Work For You
Work For You
5:24 PM
Wire - Map Ref 41 Degrees N 93 Degrees W
Wire Map Ref 41 Degrees N 93 Degrees W
154 pinkflag (orig. Harvest) 1979
5:28 PM
Sparks - Mini-Skirted
Sparks Mini-Skirted
Where The Boys Are '84 (Music From The Motion Picture Soundtrack) RCA 1984
5:31 PM
Prince - When You Were Mine
Prince When You Were Mine
Dirty Mind Rhino/Warner Records 1980
5:35 PM
Sheer Mag - Expect the Bayonet
Sheer Mag Expect the Bayonet
Need to Feel Your Love P-VINE RECORDS 2017
5:39 PM
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lizbot zips and slips on ball bearings

5:44 PM
Lars Hollmer - Piano de jugugte
Lars Hollmer Piano de jugugte Lars Hollmer
XII sibiriska cyklar Silence Records 1981
Swedish singer, accordionist, keyboard player and composer, who lived and had a studio in a converted hen house in Nyvla outside Uppsala
5:46 PM
Piry Reis - Heroi Moderno
Piry Reis Heroi Moderno
Heroi Moderno Som Livre 1975
Brazilian guitarist, singer and songwriter who mixes bossa and samba with a vaguely psychedelic touch.
5:48 PM
Rymz - Hédoniste
Rymz Hédoniste N
Quebec This! Vol. 2 V/A Quebec This! 2022
Québécois hip-hop/R&B comp
5:52 PM
Yma Sumac - La Perla De Chira
Yma Sumac La Perla De Chira Yma Sumac
Fuego del Ande Capitol Records 1959
AKA Zoila Augusta Emperatriz Chavarri del Castillo, Peruvian soprano famous for exotica-styled songs sung in her impressive vocal range with lots of vocal flourishes that mimic animal calls, squeals, etc., and accompanied and composed by Moises Vivanco, to whom she was married from 1942 until 1965.
5:55 PM
Gheorghe Zamfir - Ca Pe Luncă
Gheorghe Zamfir Ca Pe Luncă Gheorghe Zamfir
Zamfir Și Virtuozii Săi Electrecord 1986
Romanian panpipes (nai) player whose music was featured in the 1975 Australian surrealist mystery film Picnic at Hanging Rock by director Peter Weir, based on the novel of the same name by Joan Lindsay.
5:59 PM
The Tiger Lillies - Fidgety Phil
The Tiger Lillies Fidgety Phil
Shockheaded Peter (Soundtrack from the Musical) NVC Arts 1998
Musical based on the 1845 German children's book of cruel cautionary tales, Der Struwwelpeter, by Heinrich Hoffmann. It comprises ten illustrated and rhymed stories, mostly about children. Each has a clear moral that demonstrates the disastrous consequences of misbehavior in an exaggerated way. It is considered a precursor to comic books and is one of the earliest books for children that combines visual and verbal narratives in a book format
6:02 PM
5uu's - The How-To's of Self Taught
5uu's The How-To's of Self Taught
Crisis In Clay RER Megacorp 1997
prog/avant-rock group founded in L.A. in '84
6:06 PM
Cabaret Voltaire - Vasto
Cabaret Voltaire Vasto
Shadow of Fear Mute 2020
6:14 PM
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lizbot fidgets and tumbles

6:14 PM
Cheer-Accident - Immanence
Cheer-Accident Immanence
Putting Off Death Cuneiform Records 2017
6:18 PM
SENSATIONS' FIX - Fragments of Light
SENSATIONS' FIX Fragments of Light
Fragments Of Light Universal Music Italia srL. 1974
6:22 PM
Frank Zappa - Redunzl
Frank Zappa Redunzl
Piquantique - Stockholm 1973 Aids of Spades 1984
6:23 PM
The Frogs - Smile
The Frogs Smile
The Frogs Mokai Records 1988
debut album
6:25 PM
The Feminine Complex - Hide and Seek
The Feminine Complex Hide and Seek
Livin' Love Rev-Ola 1968
All-girl pop-rock band from Nashville, formed while the members were in high school, active from 1966 to 1968
6:29 PM
The Gothic Archies - Ever Falls the Twilight
The Gothic Archies Ever Falls the Twilight Stephin Merritt
The New Despair - EP Merge Records 1997
6:33 PM
Moggi - Elzeviro
Moggi Elzeviro Piero Umiliani
News! News! News! Sound Work Shop 1979
alias of Italian electronic music composer Piero Umiliani, who composed 190 film scores and a lot of library music
6:33 PM
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6:36 PM
Yol Aularong - Yuvajon Kouge Jet (Broken Hearted Man)
Yol Aularong Yuvajon Kouge Jet (Broken Hearted Man)
Cambodian Rocks V/A Parallel World 1995
6:40 PM
Coulibaly Tidiane & Dafra Star - Dounian
Coulibaly Tidiane & Dafra Star Dounian
Bobo Yéyé: Belle Époque in Upper Volta V/A Numero Group 2016
6:46 PM
Frank Penn - Gimme Some Skin
Frank Penn Gimme Some Skin
Gimme Some Skin 7" Penn's 1975
Bahamaian singer from Nassau and founder of Penn Records and G.B.I. Recording Co. Ltd
6:49 PM
La Solucion - Mini Minoso
La Solucion Mini Minoso
Cult Cargo: Salsa Boricua de Chicago V/A Numero Group 2011
6:53 PM
Stereo Total - Musique automatique
Stereo Total Musique automatique
Party Anticonformiste Stereo Total 2007
6:56 PM
Gary Wilson - Rhythm In Your Eyes
Gary Wilson Rhythm In Your Eyes Gary Wilson
Forgotten Lovers MCM Records 1980
6:58 PM
DAF - Greif nach den Sternen
DAF Greif nach den Sternen
Gold Und Liebe Virgin 1981
7:02 PM
Mother Lion - I'm the Fool
Mother Lion I'm the Fool
Local Customs: Lone Star Lowlands V/A Numero Group 2010
7:04 PM
Warren Zevon - Mohammed's Radio
Warren Zevon Mohammed's Radio
Warren Zevon Asylum 1976
7:07 PM
Genesis - The Brazilian
Genesis The Brazilian
Invisible Touch Charisma 1986
7:12 PM
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lizbot melts into liquid metal and reforms, shiny and new

7:12 PM
Frenemies - Love
Frenemies Love
Friendship Morphius 2003
Love is Chris Freeland from the 2000s Baltimore instrumental math-rock band Oxes
7:18 PM
Tafo Brothers - Zinda Rahen to Kya
Tafo Brothers Zinda Rahen to Kya
Great Love Songs of M. Ashraf (Instrumental) EMI Pakistan 1978
7:21 PM
The 24-Carat Black - I'll Never Let You Go
The 24-Carat Black I'll Never Let You Go
Gone: The Promises Of Yesterday
American soul group from Cincinnati, initially called Ditalians
7:26 PM
The Delgados - The Arcane Model
The Delgados The Arcane Model
Peloton Chemikal Underground Records 1998
7:30 PM
The Gothic Archies - The Tiny Goat
The Gothic Archies The Tiny Goat Stephin Merritt
The New Despair - EP Merge Records 1997
7:32 PM
Airflow - Nouveau Riche
Airflow Nouveau Riche N
7:33 PM
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lizbot crumbles like so much caked dry mud

7:36 PM
Future Bible Heroes - Bathysphere
Future Bible Heroes Bathysphere
Eternal Youth Instinct Records 2002
7:37 PM
Covox - Computer Love
Covox Computer Love
8-bit Operators: A Tribute to the Music of Kraftwerk Astralwerks 2007
chip-tune Kraftwerk cover
7:40 PM
The Derevolutions - Something Good
The Derevolutions Something Good
Band from America The Derevolutions 2017
7:44 PM
Robert Diack - Dissolver
Robert Diack Dissolver N
Small Bridges 2022
7:46 PM
Miharu Koshi - Capricious Salad
Miharu Koshi Capricious Salad
Epoque de Techno
7:49 PM
Mandrill - Can You Get It
Mandrill Can You Get It
We Are One Arista 1978
7:56 PM
Sam Prekop & John McEntire - A Yellow Robe
Sam Prekop & John McEntire A Yellow Robe N
Sons Of Thrill Jockey Records 2023
7:56 PM
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lizbot slowly backs into her storage closet, not to be heard from again 'til next Thursday

Chat is archived.
Lizbot (host) 5:00:05 PM
hello hello on this hot summer day!
Lizbot (host) 5:09:27 PM
roasting in the sun that's blaring through my window right now
Ambrose Hughes 5:11:13 PM
Hello Lizbot! Draw the shades maybe?
Lizbot (host) 5:11:27 PM
Hi Ambrose! No shades here
Ambrose Hughes 5:12:22 PM
Lizbot (host) 5:13:02 PM
I had a cat who liked to shred shades. Plus I don't like most shades. But I'm paying the price now. My show starts right as the sun hits this window next to my home studio computer at this time of year. I have weird-shaped super long windows too, but looks like I gotta break down and find something for them
Ambrose Hughes 5:14:26 PM
Oh geez!
Ambrose Hughes 5:15:17 PM
Hope you have AC or a fan blowing
Lizbot (host) 5:17:05 PM
@Ambrose - I have ac, which is not that strong right now. I am tempted to put one of those standing fans in here right next to the mic and back-announce songs into, making a electronic fluttery robot-voice
Ambrose Hughes 5:17:14 PM
This is good 'hot day' music.
Lizbot (host) 5:17:42 PM
@AMbrose - kicking back in the heat music, yes!
Ambrose Hughes 5:34:04 PM
YAY! My favorite Prince song!
Lizbot (host) 5:35:09 PM
@Ambrose - Yay!! Glad you're enjoying it!
Ambrose Hughes 5:38:53 PM
Phili's own Sheer Mag!🤗
Mary Jones 5:39:26 PM
typing slowly because of some bad inflammation in my right hand I guess from work to say hello and this is reminding me Sheer Mag is great blast-from-a-stereo summertime rock
Lizbot (host) 5:39:40 PM
Hi Mary!
Mary Jones 5:40:20 PM
hello! ca't type much tonight but just wanted to say hi!
Mary Jones 5:41:51 PM
Aw, thanks for the shout-out! And Deth Elf is not easy to say!
Lizbot (host) 5:45:21 PM
@Mary - No problem! You appeared just as I was about to back-announce another 80s soundtrack Sparks song, so naturally Valley Girl and MVM's coverage of it popped into my mind!
Lizbot (host) 5:45:39 PM
@Mary - yeah, deth elf is tricky!
Mary Jones 5:46:07 PM
it's a very Dennis kind of band name
Lizbot (host) 5:46:12 PM
@Mary - Sorry about your hand inflammation. I hope it feels better soon!
Lizbot (host) 5:46:52 PM
@Mary - haha, I was wondering about that! So Dennis is responsible!
Mary Jones 5:46:55 PM
thanks very much--gonna retreat to listening for now, just to rest it.
Lizbot (host) 5:47:03 PM
@Mary - Rest up!
Ossy Hyouka 5:54:30 PM
Hot evening Liz, as i'm sweaty-smelly outside, LOOL!
Lizbot (host) 5:54:36 PM
Hi Ossy!
Lizbot (host) 5:55:01 PM
@Ossy - Thankfully my AC has been holding up, though not as strong as usual!
Lizbot (host) 5:56:27 PM
@Ossy - I hope you are staying cool! My home studio computer is right next to a shadeless window where the sun is blaring in on my face! Not as strong as it was at 5, thankfully!
Ossy Hyouka 6:00:11 PM
I am, in my room with cool ac lol to neutralize the heat. I hate that feel of shadeless windows to have sun rays in your face! Thankfully your ac has been keeping you cooling company!
Lizbot (host) 6:03:23 PM
@Ossy - My AC is stronger in this room than the rest of my place, thankfully! I just need blinds/curtains! I have odd-shaped windows so I either need to make curtains or get them custom-made, and I've never bothered - I honestly don't like the look of most curtains anyway! But yeah, I'm starting to realize I need them!
Lizbot (host) 6:19:58 PM
@Ossy - At the top of the show I played the soundtrack to Studio Ghibli's Whisper of the Heart and it has a sort of ambient video game vibe
ǝɹnɔsqꓳ ǝɥꓕ ǝʌɐꓷ 6:22:53 PM
Rob from Maryland 🌻 🇺🇦 🦀 6:23:06 PM
Hello fair people
Lizbot (host) 6:25:00 PM
Lizbot (host) 6:25:03 PM
Hi Rob!
ǝɹnɔsqꓳ ǝɥꓕ ǝʌɐꓷ 6:25:37 PM
Hey. Enjoying the show.
Lizbot (host) 6:25:47 PM
Thanks, Dave!
Lizbot (host) 6:26:13 PM
@Rob- How're the birds coping w/ the heat in yr corner of Maryland?
ǝɹnɔsqꓳ ǝɥꓕ ǝʌɐꓷ 6:26:20 PM
Was not familiar with Lars Hollmer’s solo work.
Lizbot (host) 6:26:34 PM
@DTO - Yeah, I've really been digging it
Lizbot (host) 6:26:47 PM
@DTO - I'm sure you have that 5uu's album Crisis In Clay
Commie Francis ☭ 6:27:04 PM
Feminine complex yayyyy
ǝɹnɔsqꓳ ǝɥꓕ ǝʌɐꓷ 6:27:44 PM
Lizbot (host) 6:29:26 PM
Hi Commie!
Lizbot (host) 6:29:48 PM
@DTO - Ah, I just figure you have most of the Cuneiform catalogue!
ǝɹnɔsqꓳ ǝɥꓕ ǝʌɐꓷ 6:30:50 PM
Yeah, but repelled by the vocal style.
Lizbot (host) 6:32:38 PM
@DTO - ah! This suite me, but vocal style is so subjective. I didn't like Peter Hammill for many years and now I love him
ǝɹnɔsqꓳ ǝɥꓕ ǝʌɐꓷ 6:32:57 PM
I know I have some mental pathology regarding vocals.
ǝɹnɔsqꓳ ǝɥꓕ ǝʌɐꓷ 6:34:15 PM
Yes, tastes do change.😸
Rob from Maryland 🌻 🇺🇦 🦀 6:35:12 PM
@Lizbot, the birds are coping ok with the heat here in Maryland. But I am only out walking before 8:30 or so, when it's not that hot.
Ambrose Hughes 6:35:13 PM
190 ...that's all, slacker!😉
Rob from Maryland 🌻 🇺🇦 🦀 6:37:08 PM
@Lizbot, how are the birds taking the heat up your way? In particular, the catbird?
Lizbot (host) 6:37:12 PM
@Ambrose - haha!
Ossy Hyouka 6:38:39 PM
@Liz - Oh that Chibli's Whisper song, I heard that as well! It was beautiful and didn't know what it was at the time you played it. It does have an ambient game vibe and Stevie Wonder feel. Yeah curtains are a person's and animal's friend against hot sunray's!
Lizbot (host) 6:39:01 PM
@DTO - I am kind of amazed at just how much I hated Van der Graaf Generator when I tried listening as a teen, and it wasn't the music, it was all Hammill's voice. I thought, "WHO is this bombastic guy with these ridiculous vocals?!", but beginning in my late 20s I began to love him!
Lizbot (host) 6:40:52 PM
@Rob In Maryland - My parrots are loving the heat, but they aren't in the direct sunlight!
Lizbot (host) 6:41:39 PM
@Rob - Re: Mr. Catbird - It's been too hot for me to hang on the deck, so I don't know! As much as he gets on my last nerve, I wish him health and respite from the heat this week!
ǝɹnɔsqꓳ ǝɥꓕ ǝʌɐꓷ 6:42:05 PM
@Liz, Same. Only last year started appreciating VDGG.
Lizbot (host) 6:42:59 PM
@Ossy - Re: Curtains - true, but also gatherers of dust and enemy of my deceased cats, who used to shred them! I am currently cat-less, so I guess it's time I put some up in this room!
Lizbot (host) 6:43:49 PM
@Ossy - Yeah, I guess it had a bit of a Stevie feel. It was played during a scene where a large cat rides the bullet train alone
Lizbot (host) 6:44:35 PM
@DTO - Yeah, it took my getting into Peter Hammill's solo work first and then expanding to VDGG to appreciate it. So glad he played NEARFest Apocalypse!
Addie 🐍 🐍 Plum 6:46:33 PM
Hey y’all!!
Lizbot (host) 6:46:58 PM
Hi Addie! Hi Mr. Slithers!
Lizbot (host) 6:48:09 PM
@Addie - I don't know if you watch the animated Lisa Hanawalt show Tuca & Bertie or not, (I love it! Lisa designed all the characters in BoJack Horseman as well,) but the latest episode featured some super sweet snakes and reminded me of you and Slithers
Ossy Hyouka 6:48:22 PM
@Liz - So sorry about your cats passing and yes true, curtains get so much dust and gets stinky at times!
Ambrose Hughes 6:48:37 PM
Lizbot (host) 6:48:58 PM
@Ossy - and shredded! So shredded!
Lizbot (host) 6:50:13 PM
(Who can spot the WPRB station ID I just referenced in that last comment)
Addie 🐍 🐍 Plum 6:53:06 PM
@lizbot I’ve never seen it but awwww! I love that seeing snakes makes people think of me 😊
Wes Steenson 6:53:09 PM
Pitted. So pitted.
Lizbot (host) 6:53:21 PM
@Ambrose - Glad you like it!
Lizbot (host) 6:53:30 PM
@Wes - YES!
Lizbot (host) 6:53:53 PM
@Wes - that surfer guy owns a surf shop now, or at least last I checked!
Lizbot (host) 6:55:31 PM
@Addie - It's a really good show. I don't watch a ton of animated shows, but this one is great. Gets deep into female friendships, mental health, etc, but is also just absolutely delightful, funny and filled with surrealist scenes in a world called BirdTown, inhabited by birds and talking plants
Addie 🐍 🐍 Plum 6:58:06 PM
Whoa, that sounds awesome! Will check it out
Wes Steenson 6:59:41 PM
Ms Bot - condolences on Pangur Bán’s passing. 😿♥️
Lizbot (host) 7:00:02 PM
@Addie - Definitely do! It's partway through its 3rd season right now. It keeps changing streamers, but it's currently on both HBO Max and I think Adult Swim Sundays at midnight.
Lizbot (host) 7:01:03 PM
@Wes - Thanks, Wes. I am not ready for another cat. Got my hands full with my crazy dog and my many birds! Thankfully my cats and birds always got along!
Wes Steenson 7:01:17 PM
Have been catching up on Tuca and Bertie now that it’s on HBO. Started with The Flood.
Lizbot (host) 7:02:26 PM
@Wes - I think that's the last episode of Season 2?
Lizbot (host) 7:02:50 PM
@Wes - It does help to watch it in order since there is a linear storyline, but it also stands on its own
Lizbot (host) 7:03:09 PM
@Wes - Not by the choice of its creator, but it's been on a different network every season!
Lizbot (host) 7:07:49 PM
@Dave the Obscure - I wonder what you think of the next song I'm gonna play...from an album many consider to be the moment this band "jumped the shark," but I am fond of this instrumental...starting now
Wes Steenson 7:08:11 PM
Zevon! The first time I heard this song was when Jackson Browne and David Lindley played it during a live concert radio broadcast from the Main Point.
Wes Steenson 7:09:18 PM
ǝɹnɔsqꓳ ǝɥꓕ ǝʌɐꓷ 7:11:00 PM
@Lizbot - that stuff just rolls right off me.
ǝɹnɔsqꓳ ǝɥꓕ ǝʌɐꓷ 7:13:29 PM
But I still appreciate Phil's drumming.
Lizbot (host) 7:13:32 PM
@DTO - haha, I have an emotional attachment to that song. I associate it with drives down the shore as a kid
Wes Steenson 7:14:11 PM
Come with me if you want to hear some tunes.
ǝɹnɔsqꓳ ǝɥꓕ ǝʌɐꓷ 7:14:31 PM
I totally get it. I have attachments to certain songs for similar reasons.
Lizbot (host) 7:15:13 PM
@DTO - I kinda wish I saw Phil just the once during his farewell tour several years ago. He has a serious terminal condition and sat for most of the sets apparently, but stood for "Take Me Home." It would've been corny to hear his cover of "can't hurry love" and whatnot, but I can't deny he left his mark on my childhood music experiences
Lizbot (host) 7:17:25 PM
@Wes - Oh wow! The Main Point! I used to live in Ardmore in the Haverford College Apartments in the late 90s. The Main Point had just been revived under new ownership and renamed simply The Point. I mostly only remember seeing the folk duo Rockwell Church there because a friend of mine wanted to go. One of the members of that duo was attending Haverford at the time. My parents saw some shows at The Main Point in the 70s
TAndy 7:18:02 PM
Hey hey everyone. Lovely music to start my evening off to 😎
Lizbot (host) 7:18:27 PM
Hello TAndy! Thanks! How're you?
Dennis Linggg 7:18:55 PM
Hi all! I bought Phil’s No Jacket Required as a tape to fill out the 12 Columbia records for a penny deal listened to that a lot, I’m not sure if I liked it, but I knew it. I liked Abacab, though.
Lizbot (host) 7:18:56 PM
@Wes - Check out Warren Zevon's cover of Steve Winwood's Back In the High Life Again. It is heartbreaking
Lizbot (host) 7:19:20 PM
Hi Dennis! I hear you are responsible for naming "Deth Elf"! I like the name but can never say it!
Wes Steenson 7:20:11 PM
Ms Bot - have heard it. True.
Lizbot (host) 7:20:47 PM
@Dennis - I loved Duke and Abacab. Man, Phil really loved putting GIANT orange-y close-ups of his face on his solo records! He updated them to feature Old Phil Face in recent reissues (I am mildly ashamed to know this...you know what? No, I'm not!)
Dennis Linggg 7:22:07 PM
Yup, sorry about that, I do tend to think more of how letters look together rather then how they sound.
Lizbot (host) 7:23:29 PM
@Dennis - you just brought back a very specific memory for me of sitting in my parents' back room, circling Columbia Records penny deal albums
Wes Steenson 7:23:41 PM
I got to perform at the old Main Point a couple of times with my acoustic folk trio. We got to open once for my banjo hero, John Hartford. He was very nice and complimentary to us! 🪕
Lizbot (host) 7:24:04 PM
@Dennis - Nah, I get a kick outta that sort of tricky assonance
Lizbot (host) 7:24:48 PM
@Dennis - I love that Stephin Merritt has a group called The 6ths with an album called Hyacinths and Thistles
Dennis Linggg 7:25:42 PM
Mary stopped me from renaming the band each Christmas, Stephin Merritt/Mark Robinson-style.
Ossy Hyouka 7:25:55 PM
Sounds like Sylvia of "Pillow Talk" and the Three Degrees band
Lizbot (host) 7:26:12 PM
@Ossy - I LOVE The Three Degrees!
Wes Steenson 7:26:45 PM
I remember getting a shipment of LPs from Columbia House on a day like this - they all got warped from sitting in the sun on the front step!
Dennis Linggg 7:28:26 PM
I still remember getting prince’s 1999 in the mail and not realizing it was a double album.
Wes Steenson 7:28:27 PM
Now what were Elvis’ backup singers called? Commencing google…
Lizbot (host) 7:28:48 PM
@Ossy - One of the great Philadelphia International bands! I love Reflections of Yesterday especially
Lizbot (host) 7:29:00 PM
@Dennis - oooh, score!
Lizbot (host) 7:29:41 PM
@Dennis - Or like how "Mr. Various," AKA Thomas, former WPRB DJ of The Worried Waltz, always gave himself a new name every week
Wes Steenson 7:29:58 PM
The Sweet Inspirations. 🕺🏿
Lizbot (host) 7:30:12 PM
@Dennis - speaking of Stephin Merritt... \
Dennis Linggg 7:30:18 PM
Changing names always made perfect sense to me.
Dennis Linggg 7:31:59 PM
Wes Steenson 7:32:05 PM
Tiny Goat 🐐
Lizbot (host) 7:33:06 PM
@Dennis - makes sense! I liked Thomas' many aliases
Lizbot (host) 7:33:20 PM
@Wes -sad sad goat. Merritt was glum
Rob from Maryland 🌻 🇺🇦 🦀 7:34:36 PM
Poor tiny goat
ǝɹnɔsqꓳ ǝɥꓕ ǝʌɐꓷ 7:35:25 PM
RE: Mr. Various - I have two short sound collages by our own "Worried Waltzer" tomorrow morning.
Lizbot (host) 7:38:52 PM
@DTO - oh nice! Yeah, I have his various releases. An Endless Day at the Negativity Cabaret "Fatty Liver" is one of my favs of his
Lizbot (host) 7:39:00 PM
@DTO - he recently sent a new one
Lizbot (host) 7:39:23 PM
@Rob - Truly tragic goat
Ossy Hyouka 7:39:42 PM
Nice arcadic cover! I think of Zapp's iconic rnb song of the same name!
ǝɹnɔsqꓳ ǝɥꓕ ǝʌɐꓷ 7:40:56 PM
He didn't send one to me.😞
Wes Steenson 7:41:29 PM
Ms Bot - have you heard about the 8-Bit keyboard synth somebody made? Played like a piano, all sounds are from programmable 8-bit sound cards.
Lizbot (host) 7:42:32 PM
@DTO - maybe he will soon? It was a single
Lizbot (host) 7:42:53 PM
@DTO - It had clear Erik Satie influence
Wes Steenson 7:42:59 PM
Thank you, I have now received my minimum daily requirement of Kraftwerk related music!
Dennis Linggg 7:43:00 PM
@wes where’d you see that keyboard? Sounds cool.
Lizbot (host) 7:43:22 PM
@Ossy - I thought you'd like that 8-bit Kraftwerk cover! Yeah, I love that comp
Lizbot (host) 7:43:46 PM
Lizbot (host) 7:44:06 PM
@Wes - That is my childhood! I grew up playing piano and Nintendo
ǝɹnɔsqꓳ ǝɥꓕ ǝʌɐꓷ 7:44:10 PM
@Lizbot, he definitely will not. He does not have my contact information (being 'obscure' and all). I'll have to visit him at PREX.
Lizbot (host) 7:45:41 PM
@DTO - ah, I see. It's called "NO"
Dennis Linggg 7:45:59 PM
There was a Commodore 64 program by Roy Kawasaki that was some kind of synthesizer, I bet that could somehow be transformed into a keyboard somehow.
Dennis Linggg 7:47:13 PM
By Roy I meant “Ryo” pre-spellcheck.
Hi, nice show Lizbot! Tons of emulators out there these days for those old game sounds.
Wes Steenson 7:47:38 PM
Liz Bot + Dennis - I will look for it. Will post results on social media.
Commie Francis ☭ 7:47:41 PM
Bill: "is this.... Japanese ska?'
Lizbot (host) 7:48:00 PM
@Commie - haha!
Lizbot (host) 7:48:04 PM
Hi Rofflestomp!
Lizbot (host) 7:49:32 PM
@Dennis - ooooh, you made me think of the German electronic duo I sometimes pay on this show welle:erdball! They play commodore 64s and make very chip-tune-y stuff
Dennis Linggg 7:50:06 PM
@wes awesome! My instagram is full of circuit bending keyboard weirdos, I’m always on the lookout for more of that stuff, chasing the perfect “beep”.
Lizbot (host) 7:50:32 PM
@Rofflestomp - Thanks! I love the emulator I had on my original iMac over 20 years ago, but it had some kind of licensing issue
Lizbot (host) 7:52:02 PM
@Dennis - If you like circuit bending, did you ever get to those Data Garden events that happened at Bartram's Garden in West Philly about a decade ago? Those were really fun and had an installation of circuit-bent toy instruments everyone could walk up and play
Breadboards and wires Dennis, breadboards and wires...
Ossy Hyouka 7:52:32 PM
Mandrill!! I hear that reguarly on Sunday oldies night on Wide Wonderful World Of Butter, WDAS station!
Lizbot (host) 7:53:31 PM
@Ossy - haha, yeah WDAS! Mandrill is so good
Wes Steenson 7:54:30 PM
Mandrill was very popular at my high school.
Ossy Hyouka 7:54:43 PM
Speaking of that, rest in paradise to legendary singer, Michael Henderson, who collabed with many like Phyllis Hyman
Lizbot (host) 7:54:59 PM
@Wes - another band you listened to while heading out on the town on a Saturday night??
Dennis Linggg 7:55:37 PM
@liz I did make to one, it was very fun! I remember someone had a midi controller playing drum patterns on shells and leaves. And of course the wired up plants.
Lizbot (host) 7:55:49 PM
@Ossy - oh wow! just passed 2 days ago!
Ossy Hyouka 7:56:04 PM
Cameo, another many of bests! I love the magical song "Sparkle"
Dennis Linggg 7:56:39 PM
@roff ugh, I never have the time to get into it, but I’d love to. I’m a little intimidated.
Lizbot (host) 7:56:44 PM
@Dennis - Nice! Yeah, those were fun. My friend Jesse Kudler set up the installation in the pond
Lizbot, I'm sure my software has some 'licensing issues' even though it's on a Linux setup, which is generally cool for open source.
Rob from Maryland 🌻 🇺🇦 🦀 7:57:25 PM
We enjoyed the show, @Lizbot! Stay cool!
Ossy Hyouka 7:57:29 PM
@Liz - Sadly, and story shared one of his songs with friends "In The Night" that played on WDAS sunday night, which had a tribute to William Hart of The Delfonics :(
Wes Steenson 7:57:32 PM
No, Ms Bot. When I was in high school I spent Saturday evenings listening to records and practicing my bass guitar.
Dennis, yeah time is a thing.
Rob from Maryland 🌻 🇺🇦 🦀 7:58:07 PM
You're playing music of the future ;-) "Sons Of (Thrill Jockey Records 2023)"
Wes Steenson 7:58:50 PM
Good evening, everyone! 👋
Ambrose Hughes 7:59:18 PM
Very fun Show Lizbot, thank you!
Lizbot (host) 7:59:22 PM
@Rob- haha, that's how it came up on the program I'm using and I didn't have time to fix it cuz I'm flying by the seat of my pants!
Dennis Linggg 7:59:32 PM
Have a good night everybody! Great tunes, Liz!
Lizbot (host) 7:59:32 PM
@Wes - Sounds like George
Lizbot (host) 7:59:47 PM
Thanks for listening and hanging, everyone!
Lizbot (host) 8:00:35 PM
@Dennis - I look forward to The Last Starfighter...(ahem, cough...do Joe Dante's The Explorers soon!)
Ossy Hyouka 8:00:48 PM
✨💛 "sparkle all, in your eyes!"
Ossy Hyouka 8:01:09 PM
Cameo song lyrics!
Lizbot (host) 8:01:30 PM
@Dennis - AND, since Tom brought up Alex Cox in the interview, did you guys ever consider covering "Walker"?
Lizbot (host) 8:01:39 PM
@Ossy - nice!
Rob from Maryland 🌻 🇺🇦 🦀 8:02:15 PM
@Lizbot, I see. No worries. I hope the seat of your pants get you to your destination ;-)
Lizbot (host) 8:05:43 PM
@Rob - jaja, thanks!