Sir F. Chook, Inventor of Leopard Oil

Likeness captured upon a daguerrotype machine in Japan, July 1891

Lettres

Wherein the Author reflects upon certain topical & personal issues of the Day.

The archive for “Wireless”

The following lettres were filed in this category:


Artists you may have heard.

Posted upon the 1st of November, 2006

While your pleasantly-groomed editor might be off the airwaves for the time being, there is still music to be heard, and, if you have an Internet, here are some of the places you can hear it! You may recognise these names from past wireless broadcasts – we do so hope you enjoyed them. Andrew Bird […]

Playlist for Highly Enjoyable Wireless Entertainment Hours, 24th of October

Posted upon the 24th of October, 2006

The ultimate and final Highly Enjoyable Wireless Entertainment Hours! In recognition of the end of an era, every song this week is about the end of the world. Ms Jill Tracy – Doomsday Serenade Conflict – You Cannot Win Firewater – Dark Days Indeed Doctors of Madness – Kiss Goodbye Tomorrow OutKast – Synthesizer Legendary […]

CONSIDER AN APOCALYPTIC STATEMENT

Posted upon the 22nd of October, 2006

After two years of boundlessly popular Baroque Punk, Sir Frederick Chook’s Highly Enjoyable Wireless Entertainment Hours is coming to an end. This is due, alas, to the cessation of broadcasting at SubFM following the student union’s right to collect funds from the student body being abolished by the Liberal Party government’s recent Higher Education Support […]

Playlist for Highly Enjoyable Wireless Entertainment Hours, 17th of October

Posted upon the 17th of October, 2006

Mr Tom Waits – Alice Sleater-Kinney – Dig Me Out The Dresden Dolls – Modern Moonlight The Adverts – Male Assault Mr Stevie Wonder – Superstition Firewater – The Circus Ms Amanda Palmer – I Don’t Care Much The Jam – Start! Katzenjammer Kabarett – Lies Suck Not The Arcade Fire – Haiti Hot Club […]

Announcement.

Posted upon the 9th of October, 2006

There shall be no broadcast of Sir Frederick Chook’s Highly Enjoyable Wireless Entertainment Hours this week, due to a necessary session of photography. Soon: an announcement following a necessary session of photography.

Playlist for Highly Enjoyable Wireless Entertainment Hours, 3rd of October

Posted upon the 3rd of October, 2006

The Damned – Plan 9, Channel 7 The Kinks – Well Respected Man Mr Christophe Beck – Restless Suite Flogging Molly – To Youth (My Sweet Rosin Dubh) The Dresden Dolls – Necessary Evil Ms Yoko Kanno and The Seatbelts – What Planet Is This Mr Louis Armstrong – Blueberry Hill Gaslight Varieties – Can […]

Playlist for Highly Enjoyable Wireless Entertainment Hours, 19th of September

Posted upon the 19th of September, 2006

Mr Earl Okin – Teenage Dirtbag OutKast – Dracula’s Wedding Mr Thomas Dolby – Windpower Mr Klaus Nomi – Falling In Love Again Ms Nina Hagen – My Way King Crimson – Three of a Perfect Pair Clutch – Careful With That Mic Ms Liza Minnelli – Mein Herr Mr David Bowie – Port of […]

Playlist for Highly Enjoyable Wireless Entertainment Hours, 12th of September

Posted upon the 13th of September, 2006

Ms Clare Fader – Cabin Fever Gogol Bordello – Never Want To Be Young Again Mr Kurt Weill – Instead-Of Song Cream – Tales Of Brave Ulysses The New Pollutants – The New Pollutants Theme Song The Upper Crust – RSVP The Clash – Lovers Rock I, Dandy – Our First Date Mr Fred And […]