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Weather For the Blind is Music to Your Ears

3 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Weather For The Blind is streaming a sound installation which is, FATHOM, brought to us by none other than the mighty Quintron! I'm kinda nerding out over this, y'all, almost as much as I did when I first heard there was a turntableShow More Summary

New Podcast with The Woblet

So besides writing this blog, authoring books, starting a charity and being a marketing consultant, I also have started co-hosting a show called the Good Living Club. Here we talk about living the good life but my segments mostly focus on…surprise, surprise, food related topics. Most recently, we were happy to chat with the founders […]

WaXed Episode 25 -- Coco Ho

This week's episode features an exclusive interview with the amazingly beautiful and incredibly talented Coco Ho who talked about being featured in the ESPN The Magazine Body Issue, being a member of surfing royalty with her Dad Michael...Show More Summary

It's sexy time on this week's Alternative Ink

We talked sex and summertime during last night’s installment of Alternative Ink, the Bay Guardian’s biweekly radio show on BFF.fm, along with money in politics, the tech perspective, what’s being done to help Read more »

The Morning News: Check Out This Very Mellow Volcanic Eruption in Iceland Right Now

2 months agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Ármann Höskuldsson/University of Iceland/Institute of Earth Sciences There isn't a ton of pressing local news, so we're gonna look at photos of the volcano erupting in Iceland first. Ármann Höskuldsson/University of Iceland/Institute...Show More Summary

Federal Judge Appointed By Ronald Reagan Shreds Indiana's Lawyer During Oral Arguments About Indiana's Gay Marriage Ban

2 months agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

You'll want to listen to Indiana Solicitor General Thomas Fisher try to defend Indiana's ban on same-sex marriage before the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals this morning—you'll particularly want to listen if you're a gay parent. The full recording is here. Show More Summary

Beauprez Threatens to Sue Feds if Immigration Laws not Enforced

Speaking on a Denver radio show Tuesday, Colorado gubernatorial candidate Bob Beauprez threatened to sue the federal government if it doesn't enforce the nation's immigration laws. Asked by KNUS host Steve Kelley whether he'd "buildShow More Summary

The Last Transmission Pits the Heliocentrics with Cult Filmmaker Melvin Van Peebles

3 months agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Now-Again Records The Heliocentrics are one of the most interesting groups currently drawing inspiration from the shadowy world of library music, a realm in which elite, versatile studio musicians cut tracks to spec for TV, film, ads, and radio interstitials. Show More Summary

Gardner's Immigration Spin Cycle Exposed

Colorado Senate candidate Cory Gardner, who's challenging Democratic Sen. Mark Udall, has been hitting the radio airwaves recently with his thoughts on immigration You don't have to listen too closely to see a pattern in how he talks about the issue. He usually starts with point number one and works through point four: 1. Show More Summary

Media on Middle East, ACA in Court, GMOs in Food

LISTEN HERE: By Mark Green Matalin and Corn debate déjà vu news - Israel back in Gaza and ACA back in court. Consensus: there's not a media bias but a rough balance between pro-Israel talking heads and the flood of photos of dead civilians. Show More Summary

Coffman Still Mad at Being Square Peg in Round Hole of Aurora

If you follow the race to be the congressman from Aurora, Rep. Mike Coffman vs. Andrew Romanoff, you know that everything we're seeing, from Coffman's flip flopping on long-held positions to Romanoff's decision to run at all, goes back...Show More Summary

Coffman Is Christie's Ally in Saying Colorado Going to Pot

It's one thing for New Jersey Governor Chris Christie to drop into Colorado and tell us our quality of life is going down the tubes thanks to marijuana legalization. But it's another for our own elected officials to tell us as much. You recall Rep. Show More Summary

Alternative Ink discusses the flurry of SF ballot measures moving through City Hall

Digging deep during the height of summertime fun and frivolity, we Guardianistas showed up in force last night for another lively and informative edition of our biweekly radio show, Alternative Ink, on BFF.fm. Listen to the podcast here (but don’t be fooled by the first minute from a past show, it’s a false front we used to hide this week’s treasure). Read more »

Guardianistas hit the high notes on our latest edition of Alternative Ink

Last night’s Alternative Ink, the biweekly show that we at the Bay Guardian do on BFF.fm, may have been our best show yet. In addition to featuring great music exclusively by queer artists, we covered a lot of editorial ground, fromShow More Summary

Obama to Maliki: Step Up or Step Down Before U.S. Air Power

LISTEN HERE: By Mark Green Shrum and Matalin agree it's the definition of insanity for the president to reinsert U.S. into centuries-long religious war when likeliest conclusion a tripartitioned Iraq back to pre-1919. Cheney/McCain versus Obama, Petraeus, Beck, Ruddy, Frum, MKelly and Americans by 3-1. Show More Summary

Soviet-Era Ingenuity: Records Cut Onto X-rays

4 months agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

This is clever: after the Iron Curtain had dropped, Russians discovered they could use x-ray film, like an acetate or flexi disc, to pirate forbidden, decadent Western pop music. Gosh, how else were they gonna hear capitalist pig vocalists...Show More Summary

The Blessed Talk-Radio Airwaves

Maybe you hate conservative talk radio, but we should be grateful to the medium for giving political candidates the chance to talk openly about how religion guides their lives and decisions. I mean, it's a public service to know that...Show More Summary

Dump Ice Water on Tom Tancredo

Tom Tancredo is best known for being a rattlesnake on immigration issues, but he's hard right on social issues too (e.g., he supports an abortion ban.). In this conversation with KNUS' Peter Boyles last week, Tancredo says it's not what gay people do that bothers him. Show More Summary

Will CO Tea Party Knock Off Beauprez?

As news spread last night that Tea-Party Republicans in Virginia ejected House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, Arapahoe Country Tea Party activists--here in Colorado--at their monthly meeting were hearing from Republican gubernatorial candidate...Show More Summary

Can We Depoliticize EPA and Bergdahl Debate? (So Far, No.)

LISTEN HERE: Both Sides Now assumes that a) man-made carbon is accelerating warming & b) the Bergdahl swap was a 51-49 decision. Within these boundries, Lowry/Reagan clash over the EPA rule's "war on coal" & the price we paid to bring home the Afghan War's last American POW. Show More Summary

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