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The Freeform Pathogen

Dec 14, 2020 8:00 PM β€“ 11:00 PM

With Mike


Freeform radio for creative weirdos and deskbound dreamers. A sonic one-stop for Acid Dub, Beardo Bhangra, Micro-Folk Turntablism, Krautdrone, Cambodian Synthwave, Glam Pop, Art-Damaged Metal, Electro-Stoner Jazz, Proto Soul-Punk, DIY Hip-Hop, Psychedelic EDM, Minimalist Power Violence, Pre-Hipster NYC Weirdcore, and Afro-Hillbilly Futurism. Up and down this goddam dial since 1992.


This Time It's War

Hearty salutations to newcomers and the usual Monday pitcrew! As always, refresh the page to see the most recently-played songs. And then check in on the chat box over there on the right to let us know you're out there.

The Freeform Pathogen
8:04 PM
Traffic Sound - Chicama Way
Traffic Sound Chicama Way
Traffic Sound Munster 2019
Orig. 1970
8:12 PM
Romeo Void - Never Say Never
Romeo Void Never Say Never
Benefactor Legacy Recordings 1982
8:15 PM
DOPE BODY - Hypocrite
DOPE BODY Hypocrite N
Crack a Light Drag City 2020
8:18 PM
Wire - TwelveTimesYou
Wire TwelveTimesYou
7" Pink Flag 2001
8:20 PM
Neil Cicierega - Spongerock
Neil Cicierega Spongerock
Mouth Dreams
8:22 PM
Herzog - Henchmen
Herzog Henchmen
Boys Exit Stencil Recordings 2014
8:25 PM
Death Valley Girls - Bliss Out
Death Valley Girls Bliss Out
Under the Spell of Joy Suicide Squeeze Records 2020
8:28 PM
The Soundtrack Kings - Look Around
The Soundtrack Kings Look Around
Split 7" w/ Myagi Howlin' 2002
8:37 PM
Set Break: ----------------------------------------------------
8:39 PM
Appalachian Death Ride - Wintersong
Appalachian Death Ride Wintersong
Split 7" w/ Geraldine Anyway 1995
8:41 PM
The Dogs - John Rock
The Dogs John Rock
Fed Up Bacchus Archives 2000
8:44 PM
Red Stuff - No Pressure
Red Stuff No Pressure
Bless Us
8:48 PM
The Nomads - Lowdown Shakin' Chills
The Nomads Lowdown Shakin' Chills
Outburst What Goes On 1984
8:52 PM
Negativland - Content
Negativland Content N
The World Will Decide Seeland 2020
8:56 PM
Rodney Stepp - Break-Out
Rodney Stepp Break-Out
Space Funk (Afro Futurist Electro Funk In Space 1976-84) V/A Soul Jazz 2019
9:01 PM
Freak Heat Waves - Let It Go
Freak Heat Waves Let It Go N
Zap the Planet Telephone Explosion 2020
9:05 PM
Gap Dream - Love is Not Allowed
Gap Dream Love is Not Allowed
Shine Your Light Burger 2013
9:08 PM
Set Break: ----------------------------------------------------
9:17 PM
Flipper - The Way of the World
Flipper The Way of the World
Generic Subterranean 1981
9:21 PM
Nōh Mercy - Revolutionary Spy
Nōh Mercy Revolutionary Spy
Earcom 3 2x7" Fast Product 1979
9:25 PM
Cindy - Falcon Heavy
Cindy Falcon Heavy N
Free Advice Tough Love Records 2020
9:28 PM
The Rolling Stones - The Under Assistant West Coast Promotion Man
The Rolling Stones The Under Assistant West Coast Promotion Man
7" London 1965
9:30 PM
Little Richard - Two-Time Loser
Little Richard Two-Time Loser
The Rill Thing Reprise 1970
9:34 PM
Bettye Swann - What is My Life Coming To
Bettye Swann What is My Life Coming To
7" Money 1965
9:39 PM
The Whit Boyd Combo - The First Girl's Story
The Whit Boyd Combo The First Girl's Story N
Party Girls (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) Sundazed Music / Modern Harmonic 2020
9:43 PM
Mars Ill - The Siren Song
Mars Ill The Siren Song
Blue Collar Sessions Ill Boogie 2002
9:47 PM
Set Break: ----------------------------------------------------
9:56 PM
Endless Boogie - Bishops at Large
Endless Boogie Bishops at Large
Vibe Killer No Quarter 2017
10:01 PM
Spacemen 3 - Take Me to the Other Side
Spacemen 3 Take Me to the Other Side
The Perfect Prescription Glass 1987
10:05 PM
Siouxsie & The Banshees - Kiss Them For Me
Siouxsie & The Banshees Kiss Them For Me
Superstition Polydor 1991
10:10 PM
Sault - Son Shine
Sault Son Shine N
Untitled (Rise) Forever Living Originals 2020
10:13 PM
Hildegard Knef - Geh' fort von hier (Get Out of Town)
Hildegard Knef Geh' fort von hier (Get Out of Town)
Hildegard Knef singt Cole Porter
10:17 PM
Leonard Cohen - Passing Through
Leonard Cohen Passing Through
Live Songs Columbia 1973
10:20 PM
Sanisidro - Unicorn Embolat
Sanisidro Unicorn Embolat N
A Lo Pesau, A Lo Bajo y a Lo Llano Slovenly Recordings 2020
10:23 PM
Dionne Warwick - Heartbreaker
Dionne Warwick Heartbreaker
Arista 1982
10:28 PM
Set Break: ----------------------------------------------------
10:32 PM
Skunk - Rosie
Skunk Rosie
Last American Virgin Twin/Tone Records 1992
10:39 PM
The Gravel Pit - Focusing On One Goal and Achieving It
The Gravel Pit Focusing On One Goal and Achieving It
My Companion V/A Turn of the Century 1991
10:41 PM
Heino - Blau Blueht Der Enzian
Heino Blau Blueht Der Enzian
Heino's Hit-Mix
10:44 PM
Bonnie St. Claire - Clap Your Hands and Stamp Your Feet
Bonnie St. Claire Clap Your Hands and Stamp Your Feet
Favorieten Expres
10:48 PM
The Hooverville-ites - We'd Like to Thank You Herbert Hoover
The Hooverville-ites We'd Like to Thank You Herbert Hoover
Annie Columbia 1977
10:50 PM
Neil Cicierega - Just a Baby
Neil Cicierega Just a Baby
Mouth Dreams
10:54 PM
Zen Guerrilla - Mama's Little Rocket
Zen Guerrilla Mama's Little Rocket
5" Picture Disc Allied 1998
Chat is archived.
-ᎷяMΞ”αžα¨Γ˜Π˜αŽ’ΞžN᎒- 8:02:13 PM
Greetings and Salutations!
Space Cowboy 8:03:40 PM
wait i like moldy oldies
-ᎷяMΞ”αžα¨Γ˜Π˜αŽ’ΞžN᎒- 8:04:15 PM
I like dirty words
Space Cowboy 8:04:31 PM
whoa this is good just the first few notes and I'm like - yup!
Mike Lupica (host) 8:05:23 PM
I BELIEVE IN STRONG OPENERS.
Mike Lupica (host) 8:05:30 PM
(Also, welcome back y'all!)
Mike Lupica (host) 8:06:02 PM
I also believe in long-ish openers so I can get my crap in order and at least make some stab at seeming skilled/prepared.
Space Cowboy 8:06:22 PM
that makes sense - it might be funnier if you were totally unpre pared and just fell off your chair spilled your water and the record slid across the record - ya know in a 3 stooges kinda way
Mike Lupica (host) 8:07:50 PM
#beentheredonethat
-ᎷяMΞ”αžα¨Γ˜Π˜αŽ’ΞžN᎒- 8:07:17 PM
NYUK NYUK NYUK
Space Cowboy 8:07:44 PM
ohhh the hip funky break
Mike Lupica (host) 8:08:36 PM
And then I stepped on a rake and the handle flew up and hit me in the face and I tripped backwards and step into a bucket which causes a bowling ball to fall off a shelf and hit me in the head and then I play a Romeo Void record.
Space Cowboy 8:08:20 PM
yeah that
Space Cowboy 8:08:40 PM
oh please play that romeo void record from my highschool years
Space Cowboy 8:08:57 PM
oh here is the flute thing - I may do a uninhibited cosmic frug
Mike Lupica (host) 8:09:54 PM
Wait, is there another Romeo Void record?
Mike Lupica (host) 8:10:08 PM
Not from (everyone's) high school years, I mean.
Space Cowboy 8:09:41 PM
beats me i just know the one song ... yo uknopw the one
Space Cowboy 8:10:35 PM
sooo grooovy
jimbeaux 8:11:16 PM
(insert uninhibited cosmic frug)
Space Cowboy 8:10:52 PM
yep right about...... here
jimbeaux 8:11:41 PM
fruggin' along, yo!
Space Cowboy 8:11:14 PM
sweet....
Mike Lupica (host) 8:11:53 PM
It's cool, you are among friends. Frug away.
Space Cowboy 8:11:25 PM
YEAH!
jimbeaux 8:12:35 PM
just frugged in to see what condition my frug-nition was in
Space Cowboy 8:12:23 PM
oh crap here it is
Mike Lupica (host) 8:13:09 PM
I think Jimbeaux just activated a sleeper cell.
Christine Duffy 8:13:10 PM
Ah, lovely Romeo Void! πŸ’Ž
Space Cowboy 8:12:36 PM
now back to 1982
jimbeaux 8:13:22 PM
it got real real, REAL FAST!
Christine Duffy 8:13:37 PM
Hi DJ Mike and everybody in the chat *waves* πŸ‘‹
Space Cowboy 8:13:25 PM
and i still remember my friend bought this for sara raff in 1982 at the record store - how the f do I still remember that
jimbeaux 8:14:12 PM
Hi Christine! It's a frug-a-long!
Space Cowboy 8:13:51 PM
yeah we could frug to this -- if we try real hard
Christine Duffy 8:14:53 PM
I know I'm in the right place!
-ᎷяMΞ”αžα¨Γ˜Π˜αŽ’ΞžN᎒- 8:15:14 PM
Hi C.D.!! πŸ’ΏπŸ’€
Christine Duffy 8:15:50 PM
Hi MrM! πŸ’€ Hi jimbeaux! πŸ…
Space Cowboy 8:15:19 PM
missing persons words?
Mike Lupica (host) 8:16:14 PM
Hello, hello!
Space Cowboy 8:18:30 PM
so whats the deal ? will there be mike lupica spoken word tonight ? revelations? prohsies? outrages? accusations?
Mike Lupica (host) 8:20:02 PM
All of the above, I'm sure.
Space Cowboy 8:19:41 PM
sweet...
jimbeaux 8:20:02 PM
dang thought this was a recriminations only show
Bo 8:21:36 PM
Hi Mike and all you fruggers/frugettes.
Mike Lupica (host) 8:22:15 PM
I never thought I would enjoy another mashup until... this crossed my desk.
Christine Duffy 8:22:16 PM
This is priceless
Mike Lupica (host) 8:22:28 PM
Yo Bo!
Christine Duffy 8:23:08 PM
Hey, Bo! What's the craic?
Bo 8:28:59 PM
Hi Christine, not too much to report sadly
Christine Duffy 8:29:37 PM
Same here. But we're all here virtually digging the Freeform Pathogen, so we have that going for us.
Bo 8:31:54 PM
I couldn't agree more!
Space Cowboy 8:32:24 PM
ok NOW this is a futuristic uninhibited cosmic frug opportunity
-ᎷяMΞ”αžα¨Γ˜Π˜αŽ’ΞžN᎒- 8:34:26 PM
Frugaliciously mishandling the Equipment
jimbeaux 8:34:04 PM
please handle your equipment in a radio-appropriate manner
Bo 8:34:54 PM
Frugble.
jimbeaux 8:35:09 PM
you're already on the FCC watchlist
Space Cowboy 8:37:06 PM
i dare ya to do it again
Mike Lupica (host) 8:41:13 PM
@Jimbeaux, I thought we agreed we would never mention The Moldy Peaches Incident again?
jimbeaux 8:42:53 PM
Don't make it any easier for them!!!
-ᎷяMΞ”αžα¨Γ˜Π˜αŽ’ΞžN᎒- 8:51:50 PM
I’m enjoying all these nice tunes! Thanks much, DJ MikeLupica!
Mike Lupica (host) 8:52:20 PM
Thanks MRM!
jimbeaux 8:58:39 PM
I now have the sneaking suspicion that our witticisms are being mined by Lupica Industries for potential blockbuster film dialogue. Let's dumb it down folks!
Mike Lupica (host) 9:00:21 PM
I see myself as more of a student of trivial 1970s/80s network television. So anything you say here can and will likely turn up as a plot device in my long-planned re-boot of Hardcastle & McCormick.
Christine Duffy 9:01:39 PM
This awesome track is giving me nostalgic Freakazoid vibes. *robot dance*
Mike Lupica (host) 9:01:22 PM
ROBOTS AND LASER BEAMZ Y'ALL
jimbeaux 9:03:23 PM
PLEASE play the H&M theeeeeem...
jimbeaux 9:04:06 PM
Hollywood is all reboot$ anyway...
Mike Lupica (host) 9:03:50 PM
Jesus, there was a theme? I've blocked it out, but the plot of that show was absolutely ABSURD.
Mike Lupica (host) 9:04:06 PM
Like, to the point where I still think about a few times every year.
jimbeaux 9:07:05 PM
Written by Mike Post! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_oHpWw7L3d4
Space Cowboy 9:06:44 PM
suddenly cosmic space
Mike Lupica (host) 9:07:31 PM
Mike Post soundtracked all the worst parts of my childhood.
Mike Lupica (host) 9:07:41 PM
Unless he did Rockford Files?
Mike Lupica (host) 9:07:49 PM
That one was good.
Space Cowboy 9:07:53 PM
he did im pretty sure
jimbeaux 9:08:55 PM
i smell a terrible...theme show!
Christine Duffy 9:14:05 PM
I agree. The word "content" and its overuse bugs me. Don't get me started on "curating"...
-ᎷяMΞ”αžα¨Γ˜Π˜αŽ’ΞžN᎒- 9:19:16 PM
Beware of MrMalCONTENT
-ᎷяMΞ”αžα¨Γ˜Π˜αŽ’ΞžN᎒- 9:20:46 PM
Oh flip, it’s FLIPPER! πŸ’›
Teresa Peacock 9:21:08 PM
I love everything on Generic Flipper! So cathartic -- and I agree Christine Duffy: "curating" is overused (but I am definitely guilty of this).
Mike Lupica (host) 9:20:58 PM
Speaking of karaoke, there exists somewhere on an old VHS tape, video footage of me doing a karaoke version of this song.
Mike Lupica (host) 9:21:06 PM
Hey Teresa!
Christine Duffy 9:21:10 PM
Hi, TeresaPeacock! *waves* πŸ‘‹
Teresa Peacock 9:24:39 PM
Hey Mike! Hey Christine! Hey Bo! Hey Jimbeaux! Hey Mr. M! Hey Space Cowboy!✨✨✨✨✨✨✨
-ᎷяMΞ”αžα¨Γ˜Π˜αŽ’ΞžN᎒- 9:27:16 PM
Hey, Teresa Peacock 🦚!
-ᎷяMΞ”αžα¨Γ˜Π˜αŽ’ΞžN᎒- 9:29:50 PM
WestCoast❣️
jimbeaux 9:31:09 PM
yo teresa!
Bo 9:32:17 PM
Hi Teresa!
Bo 9:38:52 PM
That song was HOT, barely noticed the scratches.
jimbeaux 9:38:24 PM
hi-fidelity aficionados can frug off...gimme scratchy records!
-ᎷяMΞ”αžα¨Γ˜Π˜αŽ’ΞžN᎒- 9:39:20 PM
SNAP CRACKLE POP πŸ–€πŸ’€
-ᎷяMΞ”αžα¨Γ˜Π˜αŽ’ΞžN᎒- 9:51:32 PM
I heart drunk online record shopping
-ᎷяMΞ”αžα¨Γ˜Π˜αŽ’ΞžN᎒- 9:54:37 PM
πŸ’€πŸ–€πŸ₯ƒπŸ’»πŸ’½πŸ›’
Christine Duffy 9:57:30 PM
Hooray for Endless Boogie!
Mike Lupica (host) 9:59:30 PM
Now that is a banner I would gladly fly in front of my house.
Mike Lupica (host) 10:00:05 PM
It took everything I'm made of not to play ""Back in '74" again....
jimbeaux 10:01:25 PM
may our boogies be endless, may our frugs be fruitful
Mike Lupica (host) 10:01:52 PM
So say we all.
Christine Duffy 10:02:40 PM
And may our records always be slightly scratchy
Mike Lupica (host) 10:04:47 PM
Aye.
-ᎷяMΞ”αžα¨Γ˜Π˜αŽ’ΞžN᎒- 10:18:41 PM
LEONARD COHEN πŸ’™
Mike Lupica (host) 10:18:54 PM
Singalong, everybody.
-ᎷяMΞ”αžα¨Γ˜Π˜αŽ’ΞžN᎒- 10:24:05 PM
I’m not sorry that I’m not sorry
Mike Lupica (host) 10:24:44 PM
Never apologize. This song rules.
-ᎷяMΞ”αžα¨Γ˜Π˜αŽ’ΞžN᎒- 10:26:25 PM
this song right now as frug
Mike Lupica (host) 10:26:58 PM
Best key change in history.
-ᎷяMΞ”αžα¨Γ˜Π˜αŽ’ΞžN᎒- 10:27:34 PM
sing it bish
Christine Duffy 10:28:19 PM
Sing it!
jimbeaux 10:34:46 PM
I did see KISS, but not at a kite festival :{
Mike Lupica (host) 10:36:07 PM
I had a Kiss lunchbox in 1st grade.
jimbeaux 10:36:55 PM
My friends got to go see them when we were in third grade, but my parents would not allow me to see Satan Rock.
jimbeaux 10:38:04 PM
and envious of the tour books and lunch boxes...
Mike Lupica (host) 10:38:58 PM
I've always felt that Kiss is sort of like Jandek and GG Allin in that you hear *about* it and it sounds like it's gonna be really wild and cool and dangerous and then you actually hear it and it... kind of sucks.
Andrew Gruen 10:40:45 PM
i wore a paul stanley costume for Halloween when i was 7 or so. the kind with the cheap molded plastic mask
jimbeaux 10:40:26 PM
i did get to see them (record store perks!) in makeup with pyrotechnics...it was not bad. but only for free!
Mike Lupica (host) 10:41:37 PM
@Andrew, super jealous!
Andrew Gruen 10:44:40 PM
and i loved skunk! saw their final show at cbgb, with jawbreaker opening for some reason. haven't heard them in ages
Mike Lupica (host) 10:44:33 PM
Wow! Had no idea that Was Even A Thing!
Mike Lupica (host) 10:45:12 PM
Guessing this was circa '91?
Andrew Gruen 10:47:57 PM
summer of 90.
Mike Lupica (host) 10:48:08 PM
Nice. About two years before I went to my last show at CBs and swore in blood that I would never return!
Andrew Gruen 10:50:13 PM
it definitely sometimes felt like a place to avoid
Mike Lupica (host) 10:50:10 PM
Especially when it's 1 AM and there are still 7 bands scheduled before the one you ostensibly came to see.
-ᎷяMΞ”αžα¨Γ˜Π˜αŽ’ΞžN᎒- 10:51:33 PM
mouth dreams
Christine Duffy 10:51:45 PM
Uh oh...is this another crazy mash up?
Andrew Gruen 10:52:28 PM
those post-headliner sets were painfully late for jersey kids
Mike Lupica (host) 10:52:06 PM
A-yup!
Christine Duffy 10:52:32 PM
We are indeed blessed tonight.
Bo 10:54:31 PM
You didn't drink the candle wax after all Mike?
Mike Lupica (host) 10:54:11 PM
As a Jersey Kid who did a fair amount of living in and around NYC as an adult, I can say with absolute confidence that of the many things I miss about the LES, CBs isn't one of them.
Mike Lupica (host) 10:54:28 PM
Bo, there are still four minutes left in the show! Shhhh!
Bo 10:55:07 PM
;-)
-ᎷяMΞ”αžα¨Γ˜Π˜αŽ’ΞžN᎒- 10:56:35 PM
DJ MikeLupica, many thanks for the great show! Kind regards to you, Sir!
-ᎷяMΞ”αžα¨Γ˜Π˜αŽ’ΞžN᎒- 10:57:08 PM
Cheers Dears! Even those with Big Ears! πŸ–€πŸ’€
Christine Duffy 10:56:59 PM
Thanks, DJ Mike. Frug on, all!
jimbeaux 10:58:36 PM
thx mike, later peeps!
Bo 10:58:54 PM
Thanks Mike, night all till next time!
Mike Lupica (host) 10:59:44 PM
Peas out, y'all! Thanks for hanging out tonight!