Post Tagged with: "counterculture"

So Long, Harry Crews 0
by / on July 17, 2012 at 8:00 pm / in Joe Nolan's Insomnia

So Long, Harry Crews

A few weeks back I was flipping through a Southern culture magazine at a drug store when I found out that Harry Crews had died at the end of March. The novelist, short story writer and memoirist was one of my literary heroes and -since we’re not doing a Coincidence Control Network podcast this afternoon – I felt it was my responsibility to slip in at least one pop-culture obituary here at the blog.

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Satty’s Bohemian Palace 0
by / on July 16, 2012 at 8:00 pm / in Joe Nolan's Insomnia

Satty’s Bohemian Palace

Readers who are familiar with the artist Satty may have discovered his work the way I did – leafing through the pages of Terence McKenna’sThe Archaic Revival, delighting in the mystery and psychedelic weirdness of Satty’s collages which illustrate that volume.

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Episode 215: Timothy Leary & Terence McKenna: Psychedelic Torchbearers 0
by / on January 8, 2008 at 8:00 pm / in Podcasts, Season 2

Episode 215: Timothy Leary & Terence McKenna: Psychedelic Torchbearers

In this episode, we revisit the issue of psychedelics with biographical sketches of two generations of psychedelic torchbearers: Timothy Leary and Terence McKenna. Don’t miss our final take on the origins and continuation of the contemporary psychedelic movement in our examination of its two most well known, and controversial, proponents. Included in this episode are spoken word pieces and archival interviews from these two fascinating men.

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Episode 204: What is Truth? 0
by / on February 12, 2007 at 8:00 pm / in Podcasts, Season 2

Episode 204: What is Truth?

9/11 conspiracy theories are growing. For the 37th episode of Out There Radio, Raymond ventured with thousands of others to Washington D.C., audio recorder in hand, to attend the UFPJ peace protests. On this week’s show, we talk with members of the 9/11 Truth movement protesting in Washington, and discuss the history, structure, and beliefs of the movement that has inspired many to activism.

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Episode 202: Farewell Robert Anton Wilson 0
by / on January 29, 2007 at 8:00 pm / in Podcasts, Season 2

Episode 202: Farewell Robert Anton Wilson

Noted counterculture icon Robert Anton Wilson passed away on January 11, 2007. The 35th episode of Out There Radio is a tribute to this American genius. We discuss RAW’s life, work and words, with audio clips from the Maybe Logic documentary, including interviews about the man with Paul Krassner, Rev. Ivan Stang, and Tom Robbins.

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Episode 32: The Beast in Adam Gorightly (Part 2) 0
by / on December 11, 2006 at 8:00 pm / in Podcasts, Season 1

Episode 32: The Beast in Adam Gorightly (Part 2)

Join us for this two part conversation with writer Adam Gorightly – author of The Prankster and the Conspiracy and Death Cults. In the first part, we discuss his book The Prankster and the Conspiracy, a biography of counterculture icon Kerry Thornley. In the second, we discuss a veritable hodgepodge of conspiracy narratives and Adam’s book “The Beast of Adam Gorightly.”

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Episode 31: The Beast in Adam Gorightly (Part 1) 0
by / on December 2, 2006 at 8:00 pm / in Podcasts, Season 1

Episode 31: The Beast in Adam Gorightly (Part 1)

Join us for this two part conversation with writer Adam Gorightly – author of The Prankster and the Conspiracy and Death Cults. In the first part, we discuss his book The Prankster and the Conspiracy, a biography of counterculture icon Kerry Thornley. In the second, we discuss a veritable hodgepodge of conspiracy narratives and Adam’s book “The Beast of Adam Gorightly.”

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Episode 27: COINTELPRO: The War at Home 0
by / on October 18, 2006 at 8:00 pm / in Podcasts, Season 1

Episode 27: COINTELPRO: The War at Home

What is COINTELPRO? Who’s watching you attend your local Quaker meeting or anti-war protest? Perhaps the hippy sitting next to you is an agent for the federal government? Find out in this episode, in which we discuss the FBI’s domestic counterintelligence program COINTELPRO.

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