Friday, December 08, 2017

DicksnJanes #659: foggyoldfogey

Petticoat Creek Conservation Area
Blah blah Scarborough Dude blah blah blah blah, some childhood stuff - just listen eh!

Music:
Life's A Gas - T.Rex - Electric Warrior
Ain't Life Sweet - Penny Lang - Here And Now
In My life - Judy Collins - Colours of the Day 


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Friday, December 01, 2017

DicksnJanes #658: zednotzee

The Rock, beer soaked at Betty's (why not?)
The Scarborough Dude flips out hearing American pronunciation at his Canadian college, and some other stuff.

Music:
No Pictures, Please - Rod McKuen - The Beat Generation, Disc 2
Elvis Ate America - Passengers - Original Soundtrack
Hi'way Songs - Gordon Lightfoot - Old Dan's Records

Saturday, November 25, 2017

DicksnJanes #657: meandjack

The Scarborough Dude tries to stay focused on how Kerouac influenced his life, with mixed results.

Music:
Rodeo Song - Garry Lee & Showdown    Cousin Dupree - Steely Dan - Two Against Nature
Manhattan Fable - Babs Gonzales - The Beat Generation, Vol 1

Sunday, November 19, 2017

DicksnJanes #656: shoutingandcomplaining?

Michael the Virtual Yooper & Chris visit Scarborough
Someone just described my podcast as nothing but me shouting and complaining; hoping that's not entirely accurate.

Music:
Stand Up - Kyprios - Peace Songs
The Beautiful Occupation - Travis - Peace Songs
Saddle Tramp - Marty Robbins - Gunfighter Ballads And Trail Songs 


You can buy Brian Hassett's book The Hitchhikers Guide to Jack Kerouac here.

Friday, November 10, 2017

DicknsJanes #655: stuckonthebeats

Merry Prankster George Walker
The Scarborough Dude can’t stop talking about the Beats. Bonus ending!

Music:
Cosmic Rays - Charlie Parker - The Beat Generation, Volume 2
Groovin' High - Dizzy Gillespie Sextet Featuring Charlie Parker - The Best Of Ken Burns Jazz
Parker's Mood - King Pleasure - The Beat Generation, Volume 1

Monday, November 06, 2017

DicksnJanes #654: mindlessmeanderings

The Scarborough Dude can't be bothered to listen back and tell you what's in this episode.

Music:
Heading For The Light - Traveling Wilburys - Traveling Wilburys
Sex and Candy - Marcy Playground - Now! 3

Monday, October 30, 2017

DicksnJanes #653: bigbulbousthings

The Scarborough Dude talks about technology, religion and art. Not really, but he uses those words.

Music:
Hit The Road Jack - Ray Charles - Let's Dance: 100 Original 1960s Hits
Dance With Mr. Domino - Fats Domino - Let's Dance: 100 Original 1960s Hits
Let Me In - The Sensations - Let's Dance: 100 Original 1960s Hits

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

DicksnJanes #652: bars&friendships

A very happy Dude talking with David Amran in Lowell
The Scarborough Dude is back home, enjoying bars and friendships. As usual.

Music:
Hesitation Blues - Dave Van Ronk - Mojo Presents Dylan's Scene
State of the Nation - Kenneth Patchen - Mojo Presents Dylan's Scene
But I Was Cool - Oscar Brown Jr. - The Beat Generation, Vol 3

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

DicksnJanes #651: LCK! 2017 - Part 3

My 'hotel' & The Old Worther, est. 1834
The Scarborough Dude squeezes more joy from Lowell Celebrates Kerouac, grateful for all the blessings he experienced.

Shownotes #651
0:00-0:30: intro: Kerouac, Dylan
0:30-14:00: Original Prankster George Walker & Brian Hassett, George talking of driving with Neal in Kesey’s Further to NYC, his earlier meeting & friendship with Neal Cassady, Brian reads Ginsberg’s version of party for Jack Kerouac while George gives first hand details, Gabs observations, last meeting of Neal & Jack, Kesey’s thoughts on Kerouac.
14:00-25:15: SD recalls previous night, thanks & praises Nancy Fox for taking him to grotto and gravesite, quotes her “We grow individually, not collectively”, (George Walker not Walsh), raves about LCK! wishing Adam & Sylvain could come, (Jamie Cassidy not Jan), happy to have met Hooter, Mike, Gubba, Sky and others, happy to have found a roach at Kerouac’s gravesite, truly holy blessed weekend for real, gifted Kerouac patch #28 of 30 from Dale, we are forming tribes, Brian Hassett presentations
25:15-28:40: Dan Bacon recites his original poems
28:40-35:30: Part of the conversation between Neal’s daughter Jamie Cassidy & Steve Edington, part of the LCK! team and author of ‘The Beat Face of God: The Beat Generation Writers as Spirit Guides’
35:30-42:00: SD in bed reflecting on feeling so good, proud of his own contributions, feeling blessed, enriched, impressed, describes 2:30 am grotto visit, mispronounces Lowell, feeling compassion for Americans not happy about their POTUS, delighted again about Guylaine & Nancy
42:00-1:03:30: David Amran’s intro to Pull Daisy and full live performance of song.