Mmm, Bourbon

“If I wanna do A, I have to do B and C. But C is hard. So I should do C first, ’cause if I can do C then I can definitely do B and A. So let’s do C first. And then sometimes I never get around to A.” Kyle personally identifies the guy who shared some of Willie Nelson’s personal stash with him.

Happy Birthday Albert Hofmann

The Swiss chemist was born 112 years ago today. Kyle plays selections from his 2006 release, A Model Psychosis, which tells the story of the man and his problem child. Commentary on America’s socially acceptable chemical addictions like phenethylamine and caffeine, instructions on how to murder someone with nicotine extract, and an appreciation of bejeweled skeletal remains in “I Would Totally Do That”.

Play It Faster

Celebrating California’s cannabis legalization with a blues arrangement of Black Sabbath’s Sweet Leaf, Rainy Day Women #12 & 35, et al. Kyle praises open source file hosting system NextCloud and discusses the slippery slope from Dungeons and Dragons and the Tandy TRS-80 to the insidious world of music, as well as the difference between “getting” someone and understanding them (like Trump voters), and #metoo. Brought to you by Phyllis.