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Busy Doing Nothing aired Thursdays, Noon to 2PM (eastern time), on WFMU's Give the Drummer Radio stream (2010 - 2017), and, before that, in various time slots, on WFMU (1996 - 2007).
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Options 04 May 2017 | The book I read | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 27 April 2017 | Runaway | See the playlist | Listen:
20 April 2017 | No show today (sorry!)
Options 13 April 2017 | Divers entertainments | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 06 April 2017 | For the birds | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 30 March 2017 | Just can't go to sleep | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 23 March 2017 | Feelings | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 16 March 2017 | Marketing the moon | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 09 March 2017 | Something's coming (Marathon, week one) | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 02 March 2017 | This Show Is Rigged! | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 23 February 2017 | Housework, or: Little Miss Eternal Sunshine Cleaning of the Spotless Mind | See the playlist | Listen:
16 February 2017 | Julie filled in. See the playlist here.
Options 09 February 2017 | Looking out the window | See the playlist | Listen:
02 February 2017 | Meghan filled in. See the playlist here.

Options 26 January 2017 | Nine ways to Sunday | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 19 January 2017 | Inchoate incantations | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 12 January 2017 | Busy writing on the wall | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 05 January 2017 | Clothes make the man | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 29 December 2016 | This is the year, and these are the months of the year | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 22 December 2016 | Forecast | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 15 December 2016 | First day of spring | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 08 December 2016 | Show name generator staff on vacation | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 01 December 2016 | Take me home (and make me like it) | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 24 November 2016 | Hail to thee, fat person! | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 17 November 2016 | Love is all around | See the playlist | Listen:
10 November 2016 | Bill Mac filled in.
Options 03 November 2016 | Land of the freeform | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 27 October 2016 | The bottommost of the toppermost of the poppermost | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 20 October 2016 | No Dumping: Drains to Drummer Stream | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 13 October 2016 | Tinfoil pandemonium alley-oop | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 06 October 2016 | re:Covers | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 29 September 2016 | Before an immense sky | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 22 September 2016 | Concerto for bed and breakfast | See the playlist | Listen:
15 September 2016 | Bill Mac filled in.
Options 08 September 2016 | Take it to the bridge | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 01 September 2016 | What? A groove? | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 25 August 2016 | Coloring your world | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 18 August 2016 | Becoming human | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 11 August 2016 | You are my sunshine, my neon sunshine | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 04 August 2016 | The last thing I remember | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 28 July 2016 | The first and last everything and nothing show for busy boys and girls | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 21 July 2016 | Manifestation | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 14 July 2016 | The old country | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 07 July 2016 | I do have time for this today | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 30 June 2016 | Your name, before you had a face | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 23 June 2016 | What's in a name | See the playlist | Listen:
16 June 2016 | Bill Mac filled in.
09 June 2016 | Julie filled in.
02 June 2016 | Bill Mac filled in.

Options 26 May 2016 | Under the piano, the beach | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 19 May 2016 | Intruder invitation | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 12 May 2016 | Sunshine radio service | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 05 May 2016 | Me and my shadow, you and your shadow | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 28 April 2016 | Towers of song | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 21 April 2016 | You and your folk, me and my folk | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 14 April 2016 | Dancing in your head | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 07 April 2016 | No show today. Sorry! See you next week. | See the playlist

Options 31 March 2016 | Yay. Wow. | See the playlist | Listen:
24 March 2016 | Julie filled in.
Options 17 March 2016 | Pledging my love (2016 marathon week 2) | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 10 March 2016 | You can make it if you try (2016 marathon week 1) | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 03 March 2016 | From out of my head to out of this world | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 25 February 2016 | The greatest band what am | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 18 February 2016 | You and me baby -- straight down the line | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 11 February 2016 | Lost in tiger city | See the playlist | Listen:
04 February 2016 | Meghan filled in.

Options 28 January 2016 | Your face, before you were born | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 21 January 2016 | Memo to myself | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 14 January 2016 | You could go far | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 07 January 2016 | The remnants of something | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 31 December 2015 | Best fishes for the new year | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 24 December 2015 | Remember the neediest and the greediest! or: To the haves and have-nots | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 17 December 2015 | by just listening | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 10 December 2015 | Sampling the atmosphere | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 03 December 2015 | From a windpipe to an oval window | See the playlist | Listen:

26 November 2015 | Zzzzzzero Hour with Bill Mac fills in today!
Options 19 November 2015 | Time on my hands | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 12 November 2015 | Tenderness (it ain't illegal yet) | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 05 November 2015 | House arrest | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 29 October 2015 | (Gotta get back to my) Home away from home | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 22 October 2015 | Music wherever you go | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 15 October 2015 | Musicwala | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 08 October 2015 | Keeping busy while I wait (with a live solo set from Jake McKelvie) | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 01 October 2015 | This afternoon we are going to party as if it were 1979, or thereabouts | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 24 September 2015 | Blue room | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 17 September 2015 | Another green room | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 10 September 2015 | a different ocean (it's a small thing, but it exists) | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 03 September 2015 | Open up the window, let some bridge and clouds into the room | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 27 August 2015 | Keep on whatevering | See the playlist | Listen:
20 August 2015 | Meghan filled in.
Options 13 August 2015 | Mysterious Daddio (tribute to my dad, who will be 89 tomorrow) | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 06 August 2015 | Hello. Yes, this is Busy. | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 30 July 2015 | The family that plays together | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 23 July 2015 | (It's not such a) Strange World | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 16 July 2015 | Vampire towers | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 09 July 2015 | Top brass | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 02 July 2015 | Flying carpet | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 25 June 2015 | Honk if you're a good person. Honk if you're not a good person. (But you are a good person.) Honk if you're looking for someone to blame for the shittiness of life. Oh, just honk. | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 18 June 2015 | Butterfly effect | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 11 June 2015 | On the other side | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 04 June 2015 | Painting the day | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 28 May 2015 | Doing things together with you | See the playlist | Listen:
21 May 2015 | Underwater Theme Park with Meghan fills in today. Click here for playlist.
Options 14 May 2015 | Merz! | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 07 May 2015 | Black and white | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 30 April 2015 | Euro disco ball joint compound fracture | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 23 April 2015 | Folk is just a four-letter word | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 16 April 2015 | From India to Indiana | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 09 April 2015 | Friends are electric | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 02 April 2015 | Modern medievalists and other marginalia (for John Renbourn) | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 26 March 2015 | Kid in a candy shop | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 19 March 2015 | Marathon, Week 2 - Jump start! | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 12 March 2015 | A big beautiful marathon show | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 05 March 2015 | Musical animals | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 26 February 2015 | The good, the bad, and Shirley | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 19 February 2015 | Sometimes I sits and thinks, sometimes I thinks and sits, but mostly I just sits. Every once in a while, though, I get up offa that thing. And pace. | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 12 February 2015 | Music minus one plus infinity equals busy dubbing nothing | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 05 February 2015 | Cloud storage | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 29 January 2015 | The brain is wider than the sky | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 22 January 2015 | Thinking outside of the box | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 15 January 2015 | You went to college to get more knowledge, but I went to Jupiter to get more stupider. | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 08 January 2015 | The world which it sounds like if it listens... | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 01 January 2015 | The dawning of another normal day | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 25 December 2014 | Disappearing piece | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 18 December 2014 | Trickle down music | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 04 December 2014 | Holiday shopping spectacular | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 20 November 2014 | Sifting for stars | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 13 November 2014 | Water show | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 06 November 2014 | Phantom limb | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 30 October 2014 | Number one radio show | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 27 June 2013 | The Busy Doing Nothing Travelling Sunshine Show | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 13 June 2013 | Featuring "Day" | See the playlist | Listen:
06 June 2013 | No new show today. Re-broadcast of Electronic explorers &c. from 05 July 2012

Options 30 May 2013 | The park, and other things | See the playlist | Listen: MP3 - 128K |
Options 23 May 2013 | Next time might be your time | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 16 May 2013 | Can you feel a little love | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 09 May 2013 | Now we're partying | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 02 May 2013 | Young love | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 25 April 2013 | Just passing through | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 11 April 2013 | Enjoy your worries | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 04 April 2013 | The Now Sound of Nothing | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 28 March 2013 | The sound is... busy doing nothing | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 21 March 2013 | Keeping the fire burning (note: due to technical problems, this show started late, and is shorter than usual!) | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 14 March 2013 | If you don't strike a match, the fire can't burn | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 07 March 2013 | The freedom to do our own thing | See the playlist | Listen:

28 February 2013 | No new show today. Re-broadcast of "Japanese music semi-spectacular" from 11 October 2012
Options 21 February 2013 | If you lived here, you'd be home now (No archive due to computer gremlins) | See the playlist
Options 14 February 2013 | Boys heart girls heart girls heart boys heart boys | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 07 February 2013 | Psychedelic aliens | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 31 January 2013 | Common thread | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 24 January 2013 | Voluntarily instrumentutionalized -- with the trumpet | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 17 January 2013 | Paper anniversary | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 10 January 2013 | Loser | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 03 January 2013 | Lover | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 27 December 2012 | Movements for harpsichord, guitar, and oscillator | See the playlist | Listen:
20 December 2012 | No new show today. Re-broadcast of "Farm report" from 28 June 2012
Options 13 December 2012 | Fully charged! | See the playlist | Listen:
06 December 2012 | No new show today. Re-broadcast of "The worry show" from 16 December 2010

29 November 2012 | No show this week.
22 November 2012 | No show this week. Happy Thanksgiving!
Options 15 November 2012 | Down is the new up | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 08 November 2012 | Over the moon | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 01 November 2012 | Singles game | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 25 October 2012 | Ele©tion | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 18 October 2012 | A show from Hunger(y) or: Rhapsody in goulash | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 11 October 2012 | Japanese music semi-spectacular | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 04 October 2012 | The angry show | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 27 September 2012 | Beyond the clouds | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 20 September 2012 | No show this week due to internet outage. See you next week! | See the playlist
Options 13 September 2012 | Who am I (without you)? | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 06 September 2012 | Check out time (for Hal David) | See the playlist | Listen:

30 August 2012 | No new show today. Re-broadcast of this show from 02 December 2010
Options 23 August 2012 | American Beauties and Cuties | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 16 August 2012 | Happy mail | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 09 August 2012 | The origin of my silly grin | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 02 August 2012 | Instrumentutionalized: The Piano | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 26 July 2012 | "One of these" | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 19 July 2012 | In the beginning... | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 12 July 2012 | Music from, and inspired by, The Electric Eggplant | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 05 July 2012 | Electronic explorers &c. | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 28 June 2012 | Farm report | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 21 June 2012 | Hot as sun | See the playlist | Listen:
14 June 2012 | No new show today. Re-broadcast of this show from 31 March 2011
Options 07 June 2012 | Lather. Rinse. Repeat. | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 31 May 2012 | Gentle on the windmills and the canyons of your mind | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 24 May 2012 | The bellows blow forward and the bellows blow back [on Instrumentutionalized: The Accordion] | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 17 May 2012 | Playing in traffic | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 10 May 2012 | Roots of rap, #37 | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 03 May 2012 | Three quarter time | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 26 April 2012 | Night shift | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 19 April 2012 | Backsliding [on Instrumentutionalized: Slide Guitar] | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 12 April 2012 | Uh, yeah, mister, I can boogie | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 05 April 2012 | Tin can network | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 29 March 2012 | Busy going loopy | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 22 March 2012 | Rainbow collection | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 15 March 2012 | Work to do | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 08 March 2012 | CompaƱeros | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 01 March 2012 | 2012 Marathon, Week Two, with co-host, Everyone! | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 23 February 2012 | 2012 Marathon, Week One, with co-host, Me! | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 16 February 2012 | Listening party | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 09 February 2012 | Not your typical group of girls and girl groups | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 02 February 2012 | Portable collapsible picket fence | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 26 January 2012 | Minimalist rock and roll dance music | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 19 January 2012 | Future jazz mind control | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 12 January 2012 | I'm Charlie; Fly Me | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 31 March 2011 | Home | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 17 March 2011 | I lift up my finger and I say "Ying Tong," which is repeated several times, and at the ending, "Goob Goo." | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 17 February 2011 | Beat, blank, and beyond, or: Beat blanket bingo | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 03 February 2011 | Ice fishing with Charlie | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 20 January 2011 | "where silence should have been" | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 06 January 2011 | Wake up and smell the seltzer | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 16 December 2010 | The worry show | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 02 December 2010 | National Nothing Day | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 19 November 2010 | A show that goes boom (-biddy-boom) | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 04 November 2010 | Radio pillow | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 27 September 2010 | Make mine a double (fill-in for Bob W) | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 09 June 2010 | Hello again! (Fill-in for Ken) | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 01 October 2007 | Ta ta for now | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 24 September 2007 | Penultimate | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 17 September 2007 | The beat goes _______ | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 10 September 2007 | End left lane prohibition! | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 03 September 2007 | Rushing in gradually | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 27 August 2007 | Fast track to the fast lane | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 20 August 2007 | Alien organ explorer (no, Allen Explorer Organ) | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 13 August 2007 | Aliens on your doorstep | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 06 August 2007 | Trouble over funky water | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 30 July 2007 | Eating Brooklyn before breakfast | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 23 July 2007 | I've got to molt this metal skin | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 16 July 2007 | If you don't not see nothing, don't not say nothing | See the playlist | Listen:
09 July 2007 | Bob W filled in
Options 02 July 2007 | Something I want to tell you | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 25 June 2007 | One-note show | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 18 June 2007 | Believer, with guest Mike Doughty | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 11 June 2007 | Pop-head | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 04 June 2007 | So not sorry | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 28 May 2007 | Boîte noire | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 21 May 2007 | The show once known as "This week's show" | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 14 May 2007 | Turning into goo | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 07 May 2007 | Noticing, forgetting | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 30 April 2007 | Reeling, and also, uh, rocking | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 23 April 2007 | First thought, first thought | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 16 April 2007 | Under the radar | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 09 April 2007 | Puppy love | See the playlist | Listen:
02 April 2007 | Tamar filled in

Options 26 March 2007 | Writhe and shine | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 19 March 2007 | Morning after pill | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 12 March 2007 | Marathon, Week Two, with co-host Maria Levitsky! | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 05 March 2007 | Marathon, Week One, with co-host Ken! | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 26 February 2007 | Stumbling closer to your world | See the playlist | Listen:
19 February 2007 | Tamar filled in.
Options 12 February 2007 | Striking a (lost) chord | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 05 February 2007 | Authentically adulterated | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 29 January 2007 | Is the sky blue? | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 22 January 2007 | Happy accident | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 15 January 2007 | Paranoid of blondes | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 08 January 2007 | This business stinks -- on ice | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 01 January 2007 | Everything for New Year's | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 25 December 2006 | Nothing for Christmas | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 18 December 2006 | Out go I | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 11 December 2006 | Tinfoil hat | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 04 December 2006 | Catching up | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 27 November 2006 | This is the good life. This is fun. | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 20 November 2006 | The future is (unfinished) | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 13 November 2006 | Dada entry | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 06 November 2006 | Three day supply | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 30 October 2006 | Reach exceeds grasp (despite thumbs!) | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 23 October 2006 | The right road lost | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 16 October 2006 | Ready for lunch/Ready for love | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 09 October 2006 | In a manner of speaking | See the playlist | Listen:
02 October 2006 | Stefan filled in

Options 25 September 2006 | I'm wearing a T-shirt! (and holding up a copy of Noam Chomsky's latest book) | See the playlist | Listen:
18 September 2006 | Stork filled in
Options 11 September 2006 | What, me worry? | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 04 September 2006 | Do they have rats out here, or just field mice? | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 28 August 2006 | Lost weekend | See the playlist | Listen:
21 August 2006 | Acapulco Rodriguez filled in
Options 14 August 2006 | Made of many children | See the playlist | Listen:
07 August 2006 | Bob W filled in

Options 31 July 2006 | "How-to" guide | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 24 July 2006 | Top of the heap | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 17 July 2006 | The lookout different | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 10 July 2006 | I heart rhythm | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 03 July 2006 | American boobs for a united front! | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 26 June 2006 | Mousequakes in your cornflakes | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 19 June 2006 | Lecture on nothing | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 12 June 2006 | Fit to be tied | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 05 June 2006 | As good as lost | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 29 May 2006 | Sure, it's justice -- but it's an Old Testament kinda justice | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 22 May 2006 | Information spill, with a live set from Marzipan Marzipan | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 15 May 2006 | Monday morning becomes you | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 08 May 2006 | The shopping-torture syndicate took my baby away | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 01 May 2006 | Caravan, with a drum solo | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 24 April 2006 | Tuning up | See the playlist | Listen:
17 April 2006 | Tamar filled in
Options 10 April 2006 | Gerbils are frequently secretly... | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 03 April 2006 | Coffee klatsch | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 27 March 2006 | Swingin' party | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 20 March 2006 | A million miles from no place | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 13 March 2006 | Mopping up the puddles of gratitude | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 06 March 2006 | Marathon show, week 2, with co-host Monica! | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 27 February 2006 | Marathon show, week one, with co-host Ken! | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 20 February 2006 | Ruler are loser | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 13 February 2006 | If this show could talk | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 06 February 2006 | Down in the holla | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 30 January 2006 | The true value of freeform radio | See the playlist | Listen:
23 January 2006 | Dan Mackta filled in
Options 16 January 2006 | Peruse once and destroy | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 09 January 2006 | Ogle Specialty Co. | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 02 January 2006 | 2006: The year in review | See the playlist | Listen:

26 December 2005 | Evan "Funk" Davies filled in.
Options 19 December 2005 | Shine your light on ev-er-EE-one | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 13 December 2005 | Fried ice cream is a reality! (web-only show) | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 12 December 2005 | When listening, just listen | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 05 December 2005 | Planned obsolescence | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 28 November 2005 | Introducing the Monday Morning Freeform Dancers | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 21 November 2005 | From here on it gets rough | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 14 November 2005 | Help! (I'm Iraq) | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 07 November 2005 | How it would feel | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 31 October 2005 | Curvilinear radio | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 24 October 2005 | Moist towelette | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 17 October 2005 | All our songs are protest songs | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 10 October 2005 | We've already destroyed Penn Station | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 03 October 2005 | Me and my backup singers | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 26 September 2005 | It takes a Bold detergent to get out the stains of New York's Strongest | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 19 September 2005 | I like the cut of your jib | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 12 September 2005 | Bi-polar (equatorial, too) | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 05 September 2005 | Touched | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 29 August 2005 | My world (and welcome to it) | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 22 August 2005 | All denominations (fives, tens, twenties, etc) welcome | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 15 August 2005 | The best is yet to come | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 08 August 2005 | Nothing in particular | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 01 August 2005 | This horn is half my language | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 25 July 2005 | You can't go home again, especially if your home has been blown off the face of the earth | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 18 July 2005 | For medical emergencies, seek professional help | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 11 July 2005 | A cup of coffee, a box of biscuits, a thermonuclear meltdown, and you | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 09 July 2005 | Radio Thrift Shop fill-in | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 04 July 2005 | Outsourcing the fourth | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 27 June 2005 | Because the pie is round | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 20 June 2005 | Guess what: You're "it." | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 13 June 2005 | Hanging on the telephone | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 06 June 2005 | The defiant ones | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 30 May 2005 | Ending your daily strife, at a reasonable price | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 23 May 2005 | The summer of the sick generation | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 16 May 2005 | Mating rituals, child-rearing habits, etc, of the North American Homo sapiens neurotico | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 09 May 2005 | You're welcome, we can spare it | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 02 May 2005 | Fragrance free (non parfumée) | See the playlist | Listen:

25 April 2005 | The Cosmic Cowboy filled in
Options 18 April 2005 | Enter the young | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 11 April 2005 | Entreaty to the three freeform-bodies (freedom, freakout, and free-for-all) | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 04 April 2005 | A walk in the park | See the playlist | Listen:

28 March 2005 | The Cosmic Cowboy filled in.
Options 21 March 2005 | Hair of the dog | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 14 March 2005 | Marathon show week two with co-host Hova! | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 07 March 2005 | Marathon show week one with co-host Mike Lupica! | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 28 February 2005 | Very this day | See the playlist | Listen:
21 February 2005 | Jason Das filled in.
Options 14 February 2005 | Dunderhead property | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 07 February 2005 | How did this tradition get started? I'll tell you: I don't know | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 31 January 2005 | Becoming moonlight | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 24 January 2005 | Pick-me-up | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 17 January 2005 | Criminal minded | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 10 January 2005 | You may want to here | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 03 January 2005 | All or nothing? I choose nothing. Nothing at all. | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 20 December 2004 | The stuff that cured a nation | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 13 December 2004 | Jump up, let's go, say what, hah-haah! | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 06 December 2004 | One froggy morning | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 29 November 2004 | Sanitized for your protection | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 22 November 2004 | Because I said so | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 15 November 2004 | Poor little glamorous New Yorkers | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 08 November 2004 | Where the good times have gone | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 01 November 2004 | Indoctri-Nation | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 25 October 2004 | Day into night | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 18 October 2004 | Beginning to see the | See the playlist | Listen:
11 October 2004 | Rich filled in.
Options 04 October 2004 | Deliberate concentration and inhalation | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 27 September 2004 | Lots of hours (well, three) to spend with you | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 20 September 2004 | When the counting's over | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 13 September 2004 | Chang! Chang! baby | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 06 September 2004 | Alright, okay, goodtimes, etc | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 30 August 2004 | Genetically modified for superior power! | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 23 August 2004 | In my room | See the playlist | Listen:
16 August 2004 | David filled in.
09 August 2004 | OCDJ filled in
Options 02 August 2004 | Cartwheels of industry | See the playlist | Listen:

26 July 2004 | Black Ops filled in
19 July 2004 | Black Ops filled in
Options 12 July 2004 | The end of the hippie trail | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 05 July 2004 | Ninth nervous breakdown | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 28 June 2004 | Blue streak | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 21 June 2004 | (present company excluded) | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 14 June 2004 | Safe and free (well, almost) | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 07 June 2004 | Rutherford B. Hayes is dead, my love | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 31 May 2004 | Mnemonic device | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 24 May 2004 | This lovely strain | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 17 May 2004 | Plucky | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 10 May 2004 | I'm your puppet | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 03 May 2004 | Page three syndrome | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 30 April 2004 | Fillin' in for Small Change | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 26 April 2004 | The bus stops here | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 19 April 2004 | Carry on | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 12 April 2004 | Something for nothing | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 05 April 2004 | Being led on | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 29 March 2004 | Follow the lieder | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 22 March 2004 | Marathon hangover | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 15 March 2004 | Marathon, week two, with Belinda | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 08 March 2004 | Marathon, week one, with Ken | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 01 March 2004 | Diabolical Man meets Elastic Girl | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 23 February 2004 | Jammy pac | See the playlist | Listen:
16 February 2004 | Maryann Filled In For Charlie
Options 09 February 2004 | Everlasting relief | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 02 February 2004 | My computer will die before it gets old | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 26 January 2004 | Pasture-ized, or: Four stomachs have I (or: I love my wife, but oh you kid!) | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 19 January 2004 | Triceratops overdose | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 12 January 2004 | Putting the yes in polyester | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 05 January 2004 | So glad, dunno what to do | See the playlist | Listen:

29 December 2003 | DA the DJ filled in
Options 22 December 2003 | I'm dreaming of an orange terror alert level Christmas | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 15 December 2003 | An exhausted has-been in a dirt hole | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 08 December 2003 | I'm having your baby! (And all you had to do was flaunt me and take me to dinner.) | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 01 December 2003 | Moldy records from the genocide sub-basement | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 24 November 2003 | (title on loan) | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 17 November 2003 | Whuppin' it up | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 10 November 2003 | Birds, bees, yous, mes | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 03 November 2003 | Blunt instrument | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 27 October 2003 | Just like I was a bum | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 20 October 2003 | Robot glee club | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 13 October 2003 | Up from the basement, witn Science Guise (aka MC Paul Barman) | See the playlist | Listen:
06 October 2003 | Bob W. filled in

Options 29 September 2003 | "Intelligence," "information," and the chasm of my mind | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 22 September 2003 | Crocodile party | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 15 September 2003 | Revival show | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 08 September 2003 | Gettin' organizized | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 01 September 2003 | Gee, your work boots smell terrific! | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 25 August 2003 | Shakin' it like a Polaroid picture | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 18 August 2003 | Power station | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 11 August 2003 | Tuna mind meld gelatin salad | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 04 August 2003 | Head voice | See the playlist | Listen:

28 July 2003 | Maryann filled in.
Options 21 July 2003 | It's no longer feeling strange | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 17 July 2003 | Outer bridge crossing (fill-in for David) | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 14 July 2003 | (title in Japanese) | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 07 July 2003 | Down the shore | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 30 June 2003 | All's well under the plasti-dome | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 23 June 2003 | Shine box | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 16 June 2003 | Swollen pink area | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 09 June 2003 | Making you want things you don't need | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 02 June 2003 | Transparency | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 26 May 2003 | Firewater | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 19 May 2003 | Take it from here | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 12 May 2003 | Fabricating reality | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 05 May 2003 | No more DJs! | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 28 April 2003 | Mortality play | See the playlist | Listen:
21 April 2003 | Bob W. filled in.
Options 14 April 2003 | Terrorist nightclub brain drippings | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 07 April 2003 | Five-finger discount | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 31 March 2003 | Divestiture | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 24 March 2003 | The honorable and decent spirit of freeform radio | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 17 March 2003 | A million in prizes | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 10 March 2003 | Marathon show, week two, with Robin! | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 03 March 2003 | Marathon show, week one, with Ken! | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 24 February 2003 | All so simple | See the playlist | Listen:
17 February 2003 | Rich filled in.
Options 10 February 2003 | You've got no choice... | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 03 February 2003 | I want to hold your hand-held | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 27 January 2003 | Washed and powdered | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 20 January 2003 | Follow the bouncing check | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 13 January 2003 | Getting the idea | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 06 January 2003 | Rock, rack, and ruin | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 30 December 2002 | Lifetimes in the sun | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 23 December 2002 | ...whom time could not erode | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 16 December 2002 | Bigger than a breadbasket | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 13 December 2002 | A clickable list - not an actual show - of my faves from 2002 | See the playlist
Options 09 December 2002 | You are my density | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 02 December 2002 | Home-made cheese, hand-crafted in small batches | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 25 November 2002 | What kind of fuel am I? | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 18 November 2002 | A place to walk my dog | See the playlist | Listen:
11 November 2002 | Trouble filled in. Thanks, Trouble!
Options 04 November 2002 | Just the right amount | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 28 October 2002 | Nothing, ad nauseam | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 21 October 2002 | In for nasty weather | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 14 October 2002 | Namelessness | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 07 October 2002 | Man, descended | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 30 September 2002 | Laundry list | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 23 September 2002 | Greater than the sum of its parts | See the playlist | Listen:
16 September 2002 | Bob W filled in. Thanks, Bob!
Options 09 September 2002 | Art piece from the sky | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 02 September 2002 | Work stoppage | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 26 August 2002 | Dog show | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 19 August 2002 | Still kickin' | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 12 August 2002 | Exorcise program | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 05 August 2002 | I can quit any time | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 01 August 2002 | Cowdependency (with a live set from Aavikko!) | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 22 July 2002 | Splice capades | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 15 July 2002 | Phantom pain | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 08 July 2002 | Nobody flinched | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 01 July 2002 | Today's exciting program | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 29 June 2002 | Radio Thrift Shop fill-in | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 24 June 2002 | It's a living | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 17 June 2002 | Responding before the fact | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 10 June 2002 | Brain in a jar (with a live set from Connie Acher & Blind Drunk John!) | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 03 June 2002 | Putting hair on your chest | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 30 May 2002 | Blue moonwalk | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 23 May 2002 | Beginning to grate | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 16 May 2002 | The best things in life | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 09 May 2002 | Being had | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 02 May 2002 | Gore fest | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 25 April 2002 | Temporarily out of show titles | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 18 April 2002 | "Si, Señor!" (archive starts 1/2-hr late!) | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 11 April 2002 | Crisp apple! | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 04 April 2002 | Keeping busy while I wait | See the playlist | Listen:

28 March 2002 | Trouble filled in. Thanks, Trouble!
Options 21 March 2002 | Mind if I smoke? | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 14 March 2002 | Fundraising Marathon Week Two, with Trouble! | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 07 March 2002 | Fundraising Marathon, Week One, with Robin! | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 28 February 2002 | A reason to get out of bed | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 21 February 2002 | Space programme | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 14 February 2002 | The future is now | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 07 February 2002 | There is no other place | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 31 January 2002 | A day like a beach | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 24 January 2002 | All there is | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 17 January 2002 | Bizarre breezes blowin' | See the playlist | Listen:
10 January 2002 | Eva Neuberg filled in. Thanks, Eva!
Options 03 January 2002 | Crawl and response | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 20 December 2001 | The Constitution Stomp | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 13 December 2001 | I saw Jesus busking in the subway | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 06 December 2001 | Peanut gallery | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 29 November 2001 | The variegated, pan-cultural antidote to the compromised immune system blues | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 22 November 2001 | Cardboard turkey | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 15 November 2001 | The world's worst drivers keep America rolling! | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 08 November 2001 | God bless my underwear (I know they're mine, because the name's sewn in) | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 03 November 2001 | We've got the crack, & the Moldy Peaches, at the Record Fair! | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 01 November 2001 | Today, however, sometimes does know | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 25 October 2001 | Happy desperado | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 18 October 2001 | Starting to think about beginning... | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 11 October 2001 | Sneezing the blues away | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 04 October 2001 | Inconspicuous consumption | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 27 September 2001 | A bug in the human program | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 20 September 2001 | Safety zone | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 13 September 2001 | I thought it was already as heavy as can be | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 06 September 2001 | Supersize this! | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 30 August 2001 | Monkey see, monkey do | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 23 August 2001 | 25,000 potential new listeners! | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 16 August 2001 | A million tiny pieces | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 09 August 2001 | Freeform day laborers | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 02 August 2001 | Going to hell with myself in the manner of my choosing | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 26 July 2001 | Laced with a grim design | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 19 July 2001 | Indentured surfer | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 12 July 2001 | Victims of leisure | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 05 July 2001 | Dirty hot-dog toodle-oo | See the playlist | Listen:

28 June 2001 | Robin filled in. Thanks, Robin!
Options 21 June 2001 | Bringing that mountain down | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 14 June 2001 | The canyons of your mind | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 07 June 2001 | Barry White loves you | See the playlist | Listen:

28 May 2001 | Pre-empted by Glen Jones' World Record
Options 21 May 2001 | All-day sucker | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 14 May 2001 | Squeeze | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 07 May 2001 | That show | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 30 April 2001 | Weekly bath | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 23 April 2001 | Hole in the ground | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 16 April 2001 | The bus ride home | See the playlist
Options 09 April 2001 | Beyond the realm of 'What' | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 02 April 2001 | Play date | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 26 March 2001 | Marathon, week two, with Jeffrey Cobb! | Listen:
Options 19 March 2001 | Marathon, week one, with Scott Williams! | Listen:
Options 12 March 2001 | Where the fire's at | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 05 March 2001 | Fountain of youth | See the playlist | Listen:

Options 26 February 2001 | Fat blocker | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 19 February 2001 | Feets of strength | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 12 February 2001 | Everyone's a role model... | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 05 February 2001 | Sci-fi western | See the playlist | Listen:

29 January 2001 | Bill Zebub filled in. Thanks, Bill!
Options 22 January 2001 | Pouring a little sugar on you | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 15 January 2001 | Laugh? I thought I'd die! | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 08 January 2001 | Getting away from it all, coming back again | See the playlist | Listen:
Options 01 January 2001 | Oh. One. | See the playlist | Listen:

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