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Good weekend listening!

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Guest:

Comedian Sue Ceswick from Portland.  You’ll love her.

 

We talk about:

…starting out in the Portland comedy scene, mostly, but specifically:

the Bridgetown Comedy Festival, TAFKATAFKAP (The Artist Formerly Known as ‘The Artist Formerly Known as Prince’), James Adomian, Pete Holmes, Helium Comedy Club, Portland’s Funniest Person Contest, Gabe Dinger, did bomb or not did bomb?, Suki’s open mic, heckling, Sean Connery, Crystal Kordowski, Whitney Streed, Ian Karmel, Richie Stratton, Curious Comedy Theater

 

 

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http://portlandiansdotcom.files.wordpress.com/2012/06/portlandianspodcast-sueceswickportlandcomedianandprofessoroftappart1.mp3

 

 

 

 

Hey folks! I’d really like to make a living doing something I love (it would even make these shows a ton better in the process).  It’s really easy to help…

 

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I love Donovan!

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Guest Host:

Orion 

 

Guests: 

Freebird & Samson Davis (me)

with cameos by: The Anonylosopher & Morris the cat

 

We Talk About:

This is the story of the night my friends & I spent backstage w/ music legend Donovan:

We shared a joint.  My friend got groped…and we learned about a future where every thing & every moment has its own scent.

(…yup, that Donovan–the ‘Mellow Yellow’ guy…)

 

 

 

 

 

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http://portlandiansdotcom.files.wordpress.com/2012/05/portlandianspodcast-anonspikeleejointwithdonovanthenightwemetamusiclegend.mp3 

 

 

Donovan trading songs w/ Bob Dylan:

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lc6HcA6kEJc&feature=related

 

 

Donovan-‘The Universal Soldier’ (TV spot)

(one of the best protest songs ever…written by Buffy Sainte-Marie):

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UC9pc4U40sI&feature=related

 

 

Donovan-‘Colours’ (TV spot-1965)

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Check out this awesome Blog featuring Podcasts by my friend Sam Davis. Topics include Music, Comedy, Activism, and Life! This one here is when he found an old suitcase in his house full of home recordings of a musician who lived there in the 40’s. Check it out and follow his blog to get his shows! Cheers!

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We found a suitcase in an old house of mine that was full of home recordings of a musician who lived there in the ’40s.

Here are some of my favorites, including a recording of a New Year’s party from December 31, 1945.

 

Guests:

Lowry Dreger (& the Dreger Family)

We Talk About:

New Year’s Eve, found objects, home-made records, World War II, ‘After You’ve Gone’-Turner Layton/Henry Creamer, ‘Side by Side-Harry Wood, ‘Slippin around’-Floyd Tillman, ‘My Blue Heaven’-Walter Donaldson/George A. Whiting, ‘Blue Skies’-Irving Berlin, Auld Lang Syne

 

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