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Project Wideawake #010

  Welcome to episode #10 of Project Wideawake—bringing you music you won’t find on your radio. As before, we have new and improved production values. If you are upset about the delay between podcasts, just keep thinking “new and improved production values, new and improved production values…” This episode’s music: “Too Much Information” by Heifervescent …read more…

Project Wideawake #009

Welcome to episode #9 of Project Wideawake. This is the lost episode. On the plus side, we have new and improved production values, because I’m learning how to use Audacity. (Although there are still places you can hear me move my papers around, I’m getting better about not touching the microphone.) This episode’s music: “Merlin …read more…

Project Wideawake #008, part 2

Welcome to the second part of episode #8 of Project Wideawake. Why two parts? It’s a long story, but the tl;dr version is this: it’s been three years since I’ve done a podcast, so I decided for this first one to recap some of my favorite songs from the first seven episodes. Turns out there …read more…

Project Wideawake #008, part 1

Welcome to the first part of episode #8 of Project Wideawake. Why two parts? It’s a long story, but the tl;dr version is this: it’s been three years since I’ve done a podcast, so I decided for this first one to recap some of my favorite songs from the first seven episodes. Turns out there …read more…

Project Wideawake #007

I told you I was going to do a Halloween edition. And here it is. Not a lot of talking, just music. Here’s the music, in order. No time for album covers, since most of them don’t have any. A lot of these groups have just gone away, or gone on to do other things, …read more…

Project Wideawake #006

Welcome to episode #6 of Project Wideawake. This Episode’s Tunes “Canada Loves You” by Rubber Clown Car (4:73) “Popcorn” by TenPenny Joke (3:58) “Songstress’ Sweet Song” by The Agrarians (2:20) “We Are All Bears” by Tinyfolk (3:15) “Cryin Eyes” by Old Lights (3:04) “Country Love” by Benji Hughes (3:11) “More Than I Need” by Philip …read more…

Project Wideawake #005

Welcome to episode #5 of Project Wideawake. I tried to keep it short. Again, feel free to comment on the songs, letting me know which ones you did and didn’t like. Also, let me know if you like the new shorter, more music, less talk format. Here are some very interesting facts about the number …read more…

Project Wideawake #004

Welcome to episode #4 of Project Wideawake. This episode’s tunes Nine songs this time! Count ’em! I possibly should have broken this up into two podcasts. “Velvet Embracer” by the Diablo Swing Orchestra (4:05) “When the end sits next to you” by Island near the clouds (1:23) “El Camino Love Song” by Chop Suzy (3:24) …read more…

Project Wideawake #003

Welcome to episode #3 of Project Wideawake. This episode’s tunes This time around we have eight songs for your listening pleasure. “Lonely Night” by Persson (4:17) “Naked as a Star” by Steve Kilbey and Martin Kennedy (3:28) “Friday Nights” by Kids Fly Free (3:22) “Everybody Lies” by the Math and Physics Club (3:13) “Je cherche …read more…

Project Wideawake #002

Welcome to episode #2 of Project Wideawake. For those of you who didn’t get it the first time, here’s the 411 on the name of this project: In the second X-Men movie, there’s a scene where Mystique, disguised as Yuriko Oyama, breaks into Stryker’s computer. If you look closely at the monitor, you can see …read more…

Project Wideawake #001: Queen’s “We Will Rock You”

Welcome to my first music podcast. Yes, this is pretty rough. I was seriously tempted to redo the entire thing, but then I decided to leave it pretty much as is, because it would serve as a benchmark for me later as to how much I had improved, assuming, of course, that I improve at …read more…