rubberfunk-Small Dr. Rubberfunk Talks Halloween Mixes and Music

Each year I highlight Halloween Mixes to Combat Decision Fatigue, because there’s no sense wasting precious brain power on a playlist when talented folk like Dr. Rubberfunk are already on the case. The good Dr. Rubberfunk (AKA Simon Ward) gave

subtemple-II-image-feature Chris Gladwin Discusses The Wyrding Module

If you tuned in to our episode “The Science of Uncanny Music,” you sampled some sinister sounds and thought-provoking insight from musician Chris Gladwin. As promised, here’s a complete interview with the man behind The Wyrding Module. Be sure to

vhstape-feature Interview: Josh Schafer Talks VHS Tapes, Culture

Like a lot of folks, I’ve been on something of a VHS-era nostalgia kick of late. I’ve enjoyed blogging about the horror-section video boxes that frightened me as a child, as well as the sci-fi boxes that inspired me. Plus,

YPF-feature Shane Morton on ‘Your Pretty Face is Going to Hell’

Say what you will about Atlanta, but there’s no doubting this town’s love of horror movies, cartoons and puppetry. I mention this because I recently had the chance to chat with local artist, actor, musician and all-around ghoul Shane Morton.

somafm2 Space Music: Rusty Hodge talks SomaFM and Cosmic Albums

SomaFM has you hook-up for space music. First launched in February 2000, this San Francisco-based Internet radio station continues to deliver commercial-free, listener-supported content that you just can’t find anywhere else. They currently deliver 22 channels of music to more

1474-1-hearts-of-space Space Music: Stephen Hill talks Hearts of Space and Ambient DNA

I probably listened to “The Hearts of Space” for the first time back in the early 90s during a family beach vacation. I was surfing the local radio stations late one night and suddenly found myself listening to music unlike

joel Space Music: Joel Hodgson Talks Riffing, MST3K

If you’re a Mystery Science Theater 3000 fan, your fondest memories probably revolve around classic film riffs and the show’s surprisingly believable cast of humans, robots, apes, aliens and mole people. Yet MST3K was also a very musical show, full

Space Music: Adron’s Cosmic Tropicàlia

Adron’s “Organismo” is a delightfully difficult album to pigeonhole. Take Brazilian Tropicàlia, collide it with the limitless female singer/songwriter vibe of the 1970s and then allow a jolt of labyrinthine surreality to shock it all to life. You’ll tap your

searchengine-feature Space Music: DJ Food and ‘The Search Engine’

Few artists embody “space music” quite as well as DJ Food AKA Strictly Kev. I spoke to the man back in 2010 about cosmic DJ mixes and he had quite a bit to share about sci-fi samples and his own

STBYM Interview: Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson

What does the planet’s leading science communicator have to say about the future of space travel, mind-blowing cosmology and the state of science in America? In this episode of Stuff to Blow Your Mind, Julie and I interview astrophysicist and

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