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”

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Playlist and excerpts from script for The Difference Hours on SYN 90.7 – 8/4

Posted upon the 9th of April, 2006

Week Six 8/4 – FASHION In which the art of dressing well was explored to its most decadent conclusion. Features this week: STORY TIME TEACUP IN A STORM Music this week: The Kinks – Dedicated Follower of Fashion Gogol Bordello – Start Wearing Purple David Bowie – Velvet Goldmine Ella Fitzgerald – Top Hat, White […]

Playlist and excerpts from script for The Difference Hours on SYN 90.7 – 1/4

Posted upon the 1st of April, 2006

Week Five 1/4 – SCIENCE! In which science, technology, invention and industry were celebrated Features this week: STORY TIME TEACUP IN A STORM Music this week: Tom Waits – Black Box Theme Juno Reactor – High Energy Protons The Mars Volta – This Apparatus Must Be Unearthed Rasputina – Girls’ School Pierre Scaeffer – Etude […]

Playlist and excerpts from script for The Difference Hours on SYN 90.7 – 25/3

Posted upon the 25th of March, 2006

Week four 25/3 – CRIME AND PUNISHMENT In which the most brutal excesses of man were explored. Features this week: STORY TIME Music this week: Sinister Ducks – Old Gangsters Never Die The Decemberists – On The Bus Mall The Seatbelts – Musawe Gilbert and Sullivan – My Gallant Crew, Good Morning Kevin Gilbert – […]

Playlist and excerpts from script for The Difference Hours on SYN 90.7 – 18/3

Posted upon the 18th of March, 2006

Week three 18/3 – A SOCIETY PARTY In which many interesting gossips were shared Features this week: TEACUP IN A STORM STORY TIME Music this week: Edith Piaf – Milord Portishead – Wandering Star Tom Waits – What’s he Building? Charcoal Club – Lawbreaker The Pogues – When the Ship Comes In Katzenjammer Kabarett – […]

THE DIFFERENCE HOURS on SYN 907 – Playlists

Posted upon the 15th of March, 2006

Week one 4/3 – INTRODUCTION In which Sir Frederick introduced the show. Features this week: TEACUP IN A STORM MERDRE ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS (prologue) Music: Screamin’ Jay Hawkins – Alligator Wine Zombie Ghost Train – On The Line Dresden Dolls – The Time Has Come Katzenjammer Kabarett – The Crowd Around Tom Waits – […]

Updated: Two Advance Previews!

Posted upon the 15th of February, 2006

Quite likely this will be the major poster advertising this year’s Sir Frederick Chook’s Highly Enjoyable Wireless Entertainment Hours!

Attend your Wireless Telegraph!

Posted upon the 6th of October, 2005

Today’s Sir Frederick Chook’s Highly Enjoyable Wireless Entertainment Hours shall be something special! A two hour history of punk in the Real World (Punk in Sir Frederick’s version of reality to follow at a latter date). From Velvet Underground, Patti Smith and MC5 to punk so modern it doesn’t get released ’til noon!

Two Playlists

Posted upon the 20th of September, 2005

Twentieth Show The Clash – Death Or Glory Stiff Little Fingers – Law and Order Yeah Yeah Yeahs – Pin Adverts – Gary Gilmore’s Eyes The Who – Dancing in the Street Chumbawamba – Beginning To Take It Back Tom Waits – Eggs and Sausage Crass – Where Next Columbus The Specials – Rat Race […]