ok, well i did the radio show this morning..and i had some screw ups..wrong buttons pushed when i was playing “baby’s on fire” by brian eno so i had to restart it…left the studio mic on more than once, good thing no profanity was being said off air, because it was on air. there’s three turn tables and i would start number two, when i wanted to start number three, same with the cd players. lots of levers buttons and nobs. i’m supposed to do the show every week to get all the bugs ironed out, but next week i have a screening at the soho house in chicago for the movie so i’ll be absent. after that i’ll be able to do several shows in a row and eventually get my own show…over all today i would grade my self with a C.
ok cleveland, my town, it’s happened, the 52 year drought is over! TOUCHDOWN CAVS! we win, at last a championship within my life time, and a historic one at that, down three games to one, the cleveland cavaliers battled back to take best of seven, the first time ever that has happened. i’m very proud of you my cavs…and actually, lets not forget cleveland’s lake erie monsters for taking their championship too…next stop the indians and the browns! i’ll actually call us believeland now, but stop short of calling us “the land”, that’s kind of dumb. 216!
one day left on the flower prints..check them out HERE
wish i could say it’s under better circumstances…going to my uncles funeral
i’m going to chicago june 30th for a movie screening at the soho hotel…some private group booked it
the radio show last friday went really / pretty well, i did good…but did manage to push a few wrong buttons, such is life. i’m doing it again this coming friday, same time 9am – 11am east coast time. the station is wcsb 89.3 cleveland and the format is rock from the 70’s and 80’s, i’ll slip in some newer stuff too…if you’re not in our air space you can listen on line at WCSB.ORG
my playboy cover flower prints will be available in about an hour through 1xRun…here’s a brief description and here’s the link to see them HERE
the idea of the flower is to be seductive, to draw interest to it for the sake of pollination. this is why i thought drawing some vibrant and alive flowers on playboy covers would be a good fit. playboy magazine is about attraction and seduction, same as the flower. i found the flower to be a fascinating plant, so many different types with all the singleness of mind, to get pollinated. the playboy magazine, so many different issues and covers, all with the singleness of mind, to get pollinated.
this series was fun because of working directly on the playboy covers. the cover art made for a wonderfully colorful canvas that enriched the image of the flower when drawn on top of it. the flower becomes the cover, but if you look at it well, the original cover still exists, it has become symbiotic.
getting ready for my radio show on wcsb 89.3 cleveland, you will be able to listen on line too…don’t know the day yet or the time..rock from the 70’s to yesterday..and special guests from time to time…stay tuned
as for me…i continue to go into wcsb’s studios to learn buttons, previews, psa’s, turn tables, cd players, on air mic, and that rush has a ton of live releases, i had no idea, and i’m a rush fan…i guess i took the 90’s off..
as for wmms, i’m in this face book group that is a fan page for wmms in the 70’s and 80’s and it’s RIDICULOUS…hit after sucky ass hit is posted by the sheep who ate up those hits hook line and sinker in the 80’s…i remember those folks in high school, most were the jocks and up tight students who wouldn’t smoke pot. i post 70’s music like thin lizzy and ac/dc, the non hits, the good stuff. i wrote a post on there about the problem, not attacking, just pointing out and boy did some folks get panty twisted on me. i held my tongue so i wouldn’t get kicked off the page, but i can vent on here..i should post the fb people that are diligently ignorant on here and let you all fuck with them…but there’s probably some kind of law that would get me.. i will post the page so you all can join in and post GOOD stuff, i have the upmost faith that if you’re reading this, you probably can see past “jenny i got your number 876-5309”.
check out the classic buzzard bumper sticker i got from big fun