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Welcome once again to the Magic Lantern, where we explore musical expressions of existential angst and other philosophical paradoxes. This week finds me a bit unapologetic in committing to a dark vision of the universe. But it’s not all gloom and doom, because there’s FREE CHEESECAKES FOR EVERYBODY! Aaaaand the award for Best Use of a […]

This week’s installment of Dr. Yo’s Magic Lantern verges on self-referential singularity, but ultimately does not collapse into a time vortex of satirical renderings of classic rock songs. What exemplars we hear are indeed exemplary; expect nothing but the finest. An 8-bit version of “Airbag” is of special note. There’s lots of flying and birds and beehives and […]

Hope you brought your earthquake kit, because I’m about to rock your house. Or something. It’s part two of the Magic Lantern for March 1, 2016. Find part one here. We’re solidly in bat country here, we’ll need that lantern fer shurrrr. I also brought a pandapandapanda, which is at least three times more magical […]

Spring doesn’t officially start for three weeks, but tell that to the beautiful blooming trees that line my street. Radiowise, podcast-wise, it’s moderately dark and wacky in the sub-basement of Portland State. Let’s have a laugh and squiggle around in our seats while we type stuff at one another. This is part one of a special two-part episode, […]

Don’t even get me started on Ben Darwish. This album “Industrial Hero” (2006) has one of the most unique sounds I’ve ever heard; it’s a blend of heavy industrial hip hop and jazz fusion. His chord progressions are out of this world and the energy the band brings to the table is unreal. Each song has a […]


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