New Neon Vernacular Mix

We have a new Neon Vernacular mix up on MixCloud. Listen up! It’s good. 🙂 Cosmic Tides By Peaking Lights 1 Erlangen Polka By Cults Percussion Ensemble 2 Water Drum By Musique D’Afrique Occidentale 3 Love’S A Rondo By Blues Control 4 Pa! Pa! Pa! Pa! By Nico Gomez 5 Queen Of The Spirits By The Pyramids 6 Work And PrayContinue reading “New Neon Vernacular Mix”

Neon Vernacular: Halloween Mix

Halloween only lasts for one more hour this year, but a Neon Vernacular mix of spooky and weird and cool music is forever! 🙂 Listen here. And our playlist: Pastel Six Strange Ghost Suicide Ghost Rider Sonic Youth Hallowe’en Robert Johnson Hellhound on my trail (slowed down mix) Lalo Schifrin Scorpio’s Theme The Jesus andContinue reading “Neon Vernacular: Halloween Mix”

Re: Connect – Get Unstuck & Find Your Magic Online Course

I am taking a fabulous online course, Re:Connect – Get Unstuck & Find Your Magic, right now lead by the artists and writers (and friends) Mati Rose and Willo O’Brien. I can’t even begin to describe how wonderful the course has been with videos, prompts, guest teachers, conversations, tools, and ideas all about reigniting your connection toContinue reading “Re: Connect – Get Unstuck & Find Your Magic Online Course”

Neon Vernacular 9-30-12 Mix Live on Mix Cloud

Nick and I continue to do our PRA music show every Sunday from 6pm-8pm Pacific time. We’re having a lot of fun with it, and are pretty happy with our latest mix. Check out Neon Vernancular 9-30-12 on Mix Cloud. Lots of Nina Simone and other good stuff. Also, here’s our playlist: Nina Simone Com’ By H’Yere-GoodContinue reading “Neon Vernacular 9-30-12 Mix Live on Mix Cloud”

Martha Jones Society, First Episode

The lovely Karrie Myers Taylor of Videokard fame and I have started a video podcast called Martha Jones Society. MJS is all about Women of Color in Media. In our first episode, which you can watch HERE!, we talked about Mindy Kaling, Lucy Liu, and the “Women of Doctor Who”, specifically our namesake the brilliantContinue reading “Martha Jones Society, First Episode”

The Neon Vernacular Playlist: 9/9/12 Recorded!

We finally were able to record our radio show, The Neon Vernacular! Here it is in all its glory (on MixCloud): The Neon Vernacular 9-9-12 (link to MixCloud) And our playlist: Stereolab Super Falling Star School of Seven Bells iamundernodisguise Peaking Lights All the Sun That Shines Caetano Veloso London, London Aaron Neville When YouContinue reading “The Neon Vernacular Playlist: 9/9/12 Recorded!”

The Neon Vernacular Playlist 9/2/12

Another fun radio show on http://praradio.org. We played some new stuff from The XX, Lumerians, Cat Power, Waajeed, Shabazz Palaces, Thee Oh Sees, Animal Collective, Kurt Vile, and Grimes. Here is the playlist: Edith Frost Denied Isobel Campbell and Mark Lanegan The False Husband Atsumasa Nakabayashi Trio Melody of Japan The XX Angels John Frusciante MyContinue reading “The Neon Vernacular Playlist 9/2/12”

Neon Vernacular 8/26 with Special Guest!

Well, actually – with TWO special guests. Nicholab’s 4 year old son joined us at our show today and told us all about the aquarium he visited “in about 1980, I think”. The second special guest was our cat Foot-Foot who graces this week’s flyer. We’re working on creating a podcast archive of our shows,Continue reading “Neon Vernacular 8/26 with Special Guest!”

Neon Vernacular Rock-Filled Second Show Playlist

Perhaps it was the igneous rocks formed from lava flows of the Archaean era (>2,700 million years ago) that graced our second flyer that set the tone for our mostly upbeat, guitar-filled, fun second Neon Vernacular show. Or it could just be the wonderful, hot and sunny weather…   Here’s our playlist: Cocteau Twins CherryContinue reading “Neon Vernacular Rock-Filled Second Show Playlist”