“Lately it occurs to me… what a long, strange trip it’s been.”  A personal journey through a lifetime of listening.  Presented by Mike.


uniquely expressive montage  –  predominantly non-mainstream rock, modern & post-modern jazz and related styles, extraordinary pop and avant garde sounds. 

Doo wop and dub, funk and folk, psych and skronk, bluegrass and bossa nova, post-rock and pre-rock, musique concrete and bubblegum, the weird and the wonderful.  

Yes.  Both kinds of music. 

An immersive experience for imaginative and adventurous listeners who like to be engaged, excited, intrigued, and sometimes simply astonished.  Attention, thrill seekers! 

Side trip:  Reality is Only Temporary (Monday 10:30pm-midnight).


Quotation from the lyric by Robert Hunter (1941-2019) for The Grateful Dead’s song Truckin’ (Ice Nine Pub. Co./ASCAP) from the album American Beauty (Warner Bros., Nov 1970). 

Find it here:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BlWpK-65T2g            Profile picture:  image by Robert Crumb.

Listen to Latest Episodes

1 Oct 2022, 3pm

1 Oct 2022, 3pm … a long, strange trip…

24 Sep 2022, 3pm

24 Sep 2022, 3pm … a long, strange trip… #379.  … curiouser and curiouser…

17 Sep 2022, 3pm

17 Sep 2022, 3pm … a long, strange trip… #378.  … if you have any questions… ask your doctor or pharmacist…

10 Sep 2022, 3pm

10 Sep 2022, 3pm … a long, strange trip… #377.  … and at the end we realise… that nobody knows if it really happened…

3 Sep 2022, 3pm

3 Sep 2022, 3pm … a long, strange trip… #376.  … watch the clouds, my child… and you’ll see life’s story…


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