Archive for November, 2013

The Overnightscape 1027: VR (11/30/13)

2:25:09 – Frank is in cyberspace! He explores numerous demos on his newly acquired Oculus Rift Development Kit. Demos include roller coasters, movie theater simulators, Blocked In, Tuscany, a virtual EPCOT in Second Life, Half-Life 2, Team Fortress 2, Euro Truck Simulator 2, horror simulator, and more. Plus, a review of the book “Malls Across America” by Michael Galinsky, Weasel Village Mall VR concept, Meyer Lemons, new cat toy “Cat’s Meow”), Star Wars, Sebastopol dream, and more.. plus the Other Side (at 1:44:54)… Rack ‘Em Up! by Danny Snyder [Archive.org, CC BY-NC-ND 3.0], Mission Hill Karai-Pantsu (spicy pants) [YouTube], Magic Cap Cellphone Demo August 1995 (partial) [YouTube], Scrab T (Michel) by Tortue Super Sonic [FreeMusicArchive, CC BY-NC-SA 2.0], 1982 – Tron – Trailer [YouTube], Galaxy Disco (Commercial, 1976) [FuzzyMemories.TV], The Late Late Show with Tom Snyder (opening, 12/9/98) [collection], Somos Aire by Gain [FreeMusicArchive, CC BY-NC-ND 3.0], Sweet Caress by Kookooo Kitchen [EardrumsPop, CC BY-NC-ND 3.0], The Mike Douglas Show with Robert Blake (Promo, 1979) [FuzzyMemories.TV], Things I didn’t say to you by 5 Vymir [Jamendo, CC BY-SA 3.0], Abandoned Shipping Lanes by Cousin Silas [BFW Recordings, CC BY-NC-ND 3.0], JR Yurakucho station Departure melody [YouTube], American Gigolo (1980) – HQ Trailer [YouTube], Going Walkabout in Cyberspace, 1993 (edit) [YouTube].

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The Overnightscape 1026: Change Lanes (11/27/13)

2:03:52 – Frank on the streets of NYC, plus the Other Side. Topics include: Reality blam, Harry Chapin, weird road, Toyota problems, Titanic, tire blowout incident, junkyard, hand lotion, Magic Marker, El Marko, Sharpie, life questions, Katy Perry’s corn chips (Popchips Katy’s Kettle Corn), Outkast, in an elevator, the Other Side, daily Internet video news shows from the mid-2Ks, Grand Central,depressing music, recording without recording, review of The Doctor Who 50th Anniversary extravaganza (Adventures in Time and Space, The Night of the Doctor, The Day of the Doctor, The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot, etc.), Dave’s birthday, Delicious Orchards, Fritter Shack, Dune, Holiday Fair, pepper grinders, sphere vendor, Jimmy Durante, “du” words boring light show, train set, reality blam, Formula 409, subway, thermostat and furnace issues, instability in reality, people driving like maniacs, massive traffic jam, Oculus Rift Development Kit, the book “Malls Across America”, Weasel Village Mall, a cosmic encounter, A Tribe Called Quest, Longmont Potion Castle, and more… plus the Other Side (at 1:23:34)… Gluematic Pen from Locti (Commercial, 1979) [FuzzyMemories.TV], Private School (1983) [YouTube], Pres. Taft – Humor [collection], Domination by Yamy [Jamendo, CC BY-NC-SA 3.0], Theme from Land Surveyor, Part 5: Traversing (1992) [FedFlix, public domain], Tripping by Paul Lisak & After The Ice [Jamendo, CC BY-NC-SA 3.0], World of Motion – ‘Attraction Narration (Gary Owens)’ [collection], California Gothic by Hella Vader [Archive.org, CC BY-NC-ND 3.0], Achaidh Cheide by Kevin MacLeod [incompetech.com, CC BY 3.0], Burger Queen – “Try Our Specialty: Fried Chicken” (Commercial, 1978) [FuzzyMemories.TV], The Games of Starcade – Change Lanes [YouTube], Nixon Election Ad 68 [collection], Uneasy by Bullette [Archive.org, CC BY-NC-SA 2.5], Little Okie [YouTube], Burger Chef – “New Sign” (Commercial, 1979) [FuzzyMemories.TV], LIVE ManiaTV with Kristen [YouTube], Hipster Cable by Solxis [Jamendo, CC BY-ND 3.0], Hong Kong Here and Now: Tobacco Related Health Concerns (1983) [Archive.org], The Beatles interviewed by Kenny Everett – chat (6/6/68) [collection].

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The Overnightscape 1025: Warfare Mountain Express (11/22/13)

2:0625 – Frank on the streets of NYC, plus the Other Side. Topics include: Phone charge fail, meta TV kill dream, Supertramp, cartoon chimney sweep, Twice Upon A Time, stroller crash, Kellogg’s Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory cereal, casting shadows on others, podcasting, Grand Central Holiday Fair, depressing topics, Cinnabon in my pocket, stressful day, Doctor Who, TV review (“Almost Human”), annoying robots, Target, Nerf Zombie Strike Knife, sirens, BAth & Body Works, Montana Mountain Air, Malls Across America, disappearing bloggers, Tape World, sound app (Tunable), Titan, trademarks, Flaming Carrot, the Chinese news, taking the picture, and much more… plus the Other Side (at 1:26:09)… WFLD Channel 32 – The Six Million Dollar Man – “The Bionic Woman: Part 2″ (Commercial Break #2, 1978) (excerpt) [FuzzyMemories.TV], IUMA on CNN (3/9/1994) [YouTube], Saintropie by Isocore [FreeMusicArchive, CC BY-NC 3.0], Again by The Very Unknown Friends Of Jane Doe [Jamendo, CC BY-NC-ND 3.0], Tell Him Now by Yop [Archive.org, CC BY-NC-SA 3.0], UAE Censors Bacteria on Japanese Manhole Covers [YouTube], Charles Nelson Reilly – Bic Banana Ad [YouTube], 1983 – Bain de Soleil [YouTube], Rosko (Bill Mercer): A “Trip” Into Progressive Rock – 102.7 WNEW-FM New York (12/16/70) (excerpt) [Airchexx], Noise is Therapy by MyVirtualBand Members [MyVirtualBand (defunct), CC BY 2.0], Let’s Cruise by Sushi Brother [Archive.org, CC BY-ND-NC 1.0], Your Hair Is On Fire by Leslie Hunt [Jamendo, CC BY-NC-SA 3.0], NV Radio Prop – ‘Fort Riley’ [collection], JR Yotsuya station Departure melody [YouTube], Way to Go! Special (Part 6, 1980) (scouting) [FuzzyMemories.TV], Octopussy by Juanitos [Jamendo,CC BY 3.0].

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The Overnightscape 1024: Techno Suburbia (11/21/13)

2:06:12 – Frank on the streets of NYC, plus the Other Side. Topics include: Techno Suburbia, frozen yogurt place, hopes for technology in our lives, mini video tapes, Bryant Park, the kid from Close Encounters, Grand Central, VR, dream of California failure, busted drawer, Gorilla Tape, whisk incident, coconut water mishap, poked by Jefferson, cap guns, quicksand, color shifting lights, video hangout with PQ and Eddie, Friendly’s, vague event in Times Square, The World Wide Web, and much more… plus the Other Side (at 1:25:46)… WTHR Channel 13 – Editorial Reply – “Open Leaf Burning” (1979) [FuzzyMemories.TV], Sony Metreon Marketing Video [YouTube], Rock And Roll Is Back Again by Rodd Rogers [FreeMusicArchive, CC BY-NC-ND 3.0], Graduation Day by Math and Physics Club [FreeMusicArchive, CC BY-NC 3.0], Inside The Grove by Clone [Ektoplazm, CC BY-NC-SA 3.0], WMAQ Channel 5 – Sword of Justice – “Port of Entry” (Opening & Break, 1979) [FuzzyMemories.TV], About The Spot (1995) [YouTube], Maletoth Legacy by Büromaschinen [FreeMusicArchive, CC BY-NC 3.0], Hollywood Hot Tubs (1984) [YouTube], WSNS Channel 44 – White Sox Baseball – “Disco Demolition Promo & Harry Catches a Foul Ball” (1979) [FuzzyMemories.TV].

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The Overnightscape 1023: Wormie (11/15/13)

2:00:12 – Frank on the streets of NYC, plus the Other Side. Topics include: SanDisk VH1 Classic SlotRadio microSD Card, 16th wedding anniversary, The Spice Girls, disappointment, poking on Facebook, NYC noises, Andy Kaufman lives, Times Square is a mess, neon hexagons, clothing stores, Man on the Moon II, Daisy’s Grits, improper knife disposal, TMZ, psyching myself out, Rockwell, Roachford, The Monkees, Harry Nilsson, John Lennon, Playboy After Dark, Phish, Grand Central, Dear Prudence, more on Andy Kaufman, elevator info screen, allergies, nighttime, cords hanging from my coat, Neptune Retrograde, even more Andy Kaufman news, hoaxing, 209, Fifty Shades of Grey, Orange Is The New Black, Dakota Johnson, sirens, Doctor Who, Whovent 86, America, Alien, other worlds, The Night of the Doctor, The War Doctor, Times Square at night, cabbages, canonicity of the audio dramas, Romana, bathroom dreams, scent booths, Viking boat subway, lucid dreaming, failure of teleportation, hallucinogenic tequila, antique prison, the whiskey plant, plus the Other Side (at 1:19:52)… The Liberty Bell by United States Marine Band [Musopen, public domain], Tosche Station [YouTube], Live [Studio Haen Remix] by Nambavan [FreeMusicArchive, CC BY-NC-SA 3.0], Night Cave by Kevin MacLeod [incompetech.com, CC BY 3.0], My Chauffeur (1986) [YouTube], Night Starts Over by Bullette [Archive.org, CC BY-NC-SA 2.5], Chill House (History Of House) by Coruscate [ccMixter, CC BY 3.0], Colin Hay of Men at Work MTV interview – 8/12/85 [YouTube], Four Miniatures for Violin and Cello Duo (excerpt 1) by Tim Reed [SoundCloud, CC BY-NC 3.0], Filler by Jon Logan [Jamendo, CC BY-NC-SA 3.0], Peoplemover – Complete Attraction Audio (July 1976) Live [collection].

F1973

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The Overnightscape 1022: The Video Dead (11/13/13)

1:50:28 – Frank on the streets of NYC, plus the Other Side. Topics include: Cold morning, junk in coat, bags, a farewell to Blockbuster, history of home viewing of movies, TV reviews (“Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.”, “Orange Is The New Black”), recording from 2/23/90 on the latest Overnightscape Central, what could have been, The Phantom Tollbooth (1970) PEP?, the cool ramen guy is gone, Naruto, the cartoon universe, and much more… plus the Other Side (at 1:10:12)… Mickey & Friends Tram [collection], WGN Channel 9 – Bugs Bunny & Friends (Commercial Break #2, 1981) [FuzzyMemories.TV], The Games of Starcade – Bag Man [YouTube], Mexican Ice Truck by Gulf of Brass [Archive.org, CC BY-NC-ND 3.0], Infrarave by Cybie [collection], WLS Channel 7 – Fridays (Promo #2, 1980) [FuzzyMemories.TV], De Repente California by Diversos [Jamendo, CC BY 3.0], George Interviewed by Tommy & Dick Smothers (11/15/68, The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour) [collection], PAH TRACK 6 by Largo02 [Dogmazic, CC BY-NC-ND 2.5], Agnew Resigns [collection], Conquer Of Hamster Mountain by Lee Rosevere [CC BY-NC-SA 3.0], Come Back To Arizona by Polar Lion [Onsug, CC BY-NC-ND 3.0], Nimba Tang’s Fish & Slang #1 by Another Flask of Weird [Archive.org, CC BY-ND 3.0], WFLD Channel 32 – Scared Straight! (Part 1, 1979) [FuzzyMemories.TV], Variatio 1 a 1 Clav. [The Open Goldberg Variations, played by by Kimiko Ishizaka, public domain], Tito Speaks To American Reporter [collection], Doing Eurodisco (Overboard) (ft. Shannon Hurley) by Ic3m4n [ccMixter, CC BY-NC 3.0].

F1972

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The Overnightscape 1021: Mahalo (11/8/13)

2:29:08 – Frank on the streets of NYC, plus the Other Side. Topics include: Payphones, cold morning, annoying stores, weird dreams, Fotomat, The Phantom Tollbooth, film developing, The Mercury Theater, Orson Welles, automats, Bryant Park Holiday Market, fountain, ice skating, hashtags, Super Typhoon Haiyan hitting The Philippines, soup, battery shopping, people associating cold weather with soup and grits, 9 volt batteries, lunch, poetry, Libra, indecision, Arturia MicroBrute synthesizer, Grand Central, Barnes & Noble, Airfix Models, third place, checkout hassles, met some one from The Overnightscape Underground at the supermarket, night, Mercury retrograde, Weasel Village Mall, Mall of America, indoor theme parks integrated with malls, VR, Second Life, OpenSim, Doc Wolfmellow, Count Angeles Contraption, The Wolfmellow Express, If You Had Wings, virtual Horizons, Later with Jools Holland, Squeeze, Palladia, Chvrches, The Pixies, fake Kim, Taylor Swift, Times Square, Janelle Monae, Illuminati symbolism, Born Free, The Cranberries, Phil Lesh and Friends, The Onsug – complete archive of The Overnightscape Underground, Frank Nora Show 1541 – Aloha (8/1/10), changing views on conspiracy theories, binge-listening to Onsug, Fantastic Food Factory, Helen Reddy, peace and love, and more… plus the Other Side (at 1:48:21)… Elevator Action (Taito, 1983) [MAME], Tell Me What I Want by Isolated Atoms [FreeMusicArchive, CC BY 2.0], Up All Night by Lee Rosevere [FreeMusicArchive, CC BY-NC 2.5], Apollo 11 Moon Landing [collection], ABC Saturday morning 1971 [YouTube], El Jaguar by The Surge! [Archive.org, CC BY-NC-ND 3.0], 1982 dodge rampage commercial [YouTube], Wintermute by Amygdala [Ektoplazm, CC BY-NC-SA 3.0], PAY CARDS opening credits syndicated game show [YouTube], WGN Channel 9 – When Movies Were Movies – “Union Pacific” (Commercial Break #1, 1979) [FuzzyMemories.TV], Imagination by Uncle Neptune [FreeMusicArchive, CC BY-NC 3.0], Chat with John Lennon (12/12/68, BBC Radio 1 “Night Ride with John Peel”) [collection], Reagan Testimony in Poindexter Trial, Part 1 (February 16, 1990) [FedFlix, public domain], Twinky by DallaS [Archive.org], Danger Time! by Partners In Wonder [collection].

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The Overnightscape 1020: New Religion (11/6/13)

2:05:15 – Frank on the streets of NYC, plus the Other Side. Topics include: New Religion, another morning in 2013, before the “crossthrold”, bus terminal, love and hate, new word, SlotRadio, Robbie Williams, Len, Lisa Stansfield, Johnny Hates Jazz, Cutting Crew, bittersweet memories, unfortunate incident at the Garden State Plaza Mall, Shoop Shoop Diddy Wop Cumma Cumma Wang Dang, Dog Police, Grand Central, elevators to another dimension, science and religion, malls of New Jersey, blue laws, Anything But Monday, depression, Donny Most, coffee, The Royal Mall, Spencer Gifts, sushi and french fries, the green “Boro” taxis, burros, Quick Draw McGraw, health food, expensive lunch, change, Love & Peace Flower sculpture, church bells, The Cure, nighttime in NYC, daylight saving time and cats, the new light bulbs, missed the eclipse, binge-watching Family Guy, Breaking Bad, Killer Loop, Devil Dogs, PlayStation 4, gamers and non-gamers, Steam, The Stanley Paradox HD, truTV Guinness World Records Unleashed promo in Times Square, and more… plus the Other Side (at 1:24:27)… India by Green Dream [Archive.org], Suburban Withdrawl by Lee Rosevere [FreeMusicArchive, CC BY-NC 3.0], Sell Out by Whalers [Jamendo, CC BY 3.0], Adventureland- Audio Tour for the Blind [collection], Transformator by ThT [Archive.org, CC BY-NC-ND 3.0], Blade Runner Convention Reel (1982) [YouTube], Field Communications – Internal Sales Tape (Part 2, 1980) [FuzzyMemories.TV].

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The Overnightscape 1019: Killer Loop (11/1/13)

2:01:41 – Frank on the streets of NYC, plus the Other Side. Topics include: Police dog, rainy morning, video billboard, the past and future, wetness, beeping, subway, shrimp alone in glass biosphere, Sea Monkeys, Mexican music, fighting games, Blanka, solipsism, Grand Central, the fourth dimension, Outside by The Fixx, Interstate Love Song by Stone Temple Pilots, Champagne Supernova by Oasis, timeline theory, Joey Pants, like a whole diferent day, breaking news – LAX shooting, “natural” foods that are full of artificial chemicals, Chicago Style Popcorn, “natural flavors”, ROYCE’ chocolate-covered potato chips, Red Sox win World Series, tragedy hype, mind control, DC Comics moving to Burbank, health food, went to MoMA with my brother John, Chipsy King food truck, pommes frites, carbo narco haze, weird lighting earlier, Magritte exhibit, “Ceci n’est pas une pipe.”, holiday market, equalizer T-shirts, futuristic shoelaces, Comet Ison, wordplay, Warrior’s Dance by The Prodiy, in the cosmic groove, mundane happenstance, song for loners, ne’er-do-wells, the guy in the Maxell tape commercial, and more… plus the Other Side (at 1:21:24)… My Love by The Sunshine Factory [Archive.org, CC BY-NC-ND 3.0], My Love by The Wispy Hummers [FreeMusicArchive, CC BY-NC-ND 3.0], My Love For You by WK [Jamendo, CC BY-NC-SA 3.0], CB Radio is anyone out there? by Brad Detchevery [Archive.org, CC BY 2.5], H8 U by LukHash [Jamendo, CC BY-NC-ND 3.0], Skoal promotions at 7-Eleven [Archive.org], Eyes Around the Shivering Tree by Cilocub [retronym.co.uk, CC BY-NC-ND 2.0], Ukelele Lady by Polar Lion [Onsug, CC BY-NC-ND 3.0], Weird Sunday by Fresh Body Shop [Jamendo, CC BY-NC-ND 3.0], Way to Go! Special (Part 2, 1980) (Teaching) [FuzzyMemories.TV], Edison – Light’s Golden Jubilee [collection].

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