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Dec 13, 2013

The December episode of the Organist features a preview of our upcoming conversation between Lena Dunham and Judy Blume; Canadian medical marijuana from the 1970s; aural illusions; Swedish progg; art forgery at the dawn of eBay; philosophy, literature, and the internet; more!

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Oct 7, 2013

The October Organist features a radio drama featuring Jesse Eisenberg; a remembrance of Mike Kelley; Catherine Keener and Mac Barnett take on a classic children's book from the 1960s; Alexis Georgopoulos; Ben Greenman; and more.


Mike Kelley as the Banana Man. 1981. 

(c) Estate of Mike Kelley.  All rights reserved.  

Sep 9, 2013

The September episode of the Organist features Kathleen Hanna, the musician and feminist activist known for Bikini Kill, and Julie Ruin, on writing her own eulogy. Comedian Thomas Lennon (Reno 911!, Hell Baby) stars in an audio drama about apprehending shoplifters at Urban Outfitters. Plus, a look into a Harvard...

Aug 5, 2013

The August Organist features Hua Hsu on an ancient unsolved mystery of hip hop sampling; Sam McPheeters on shoplifting hardcore punk 7-inches in 1980s Manhattan; a French percussionist on how he began his career by stealing his grandmother's fondue pot; plus Dawn of Midi, Max Tundra, Edgar Oliver performing a tiny...

Jul 5, 2013

The July episode of the Organist features Jack White in conversation with the oldest working burlesque dancer in the world, Tempest Storm. It's part of Third Man Record's Green Series

Also, never-released cassette recordings by comedian and performance artist Andy Kaufman. Drag City is releasing the recordings as an...