Evil Genius Chronicles Podcast for January 9, 2011 – “Doubling Down on Communities”

Here is the direct MP3 download for the EGC clambake for January 9, 2011. I play a holiday song from Jill Sobule that is actually almost an anti-holiday song; I talk about the various communities that I’ve been in over my lifetime and how I’m retreating somewhat from the frenzy of social media into some […]

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Cory Doctorow on Macropayments

In his column at Locus Magazine, Cory Doctorow has a piece on “macropayments.” It lays out a lot of his thinking in giving away his books for free, but also refutes the whole philosophical basis of micropayments at the same time. I like this bit: Taking someone‚Äôs money is expensive. It incurs transaction and bookkeeping […]

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EGC Clambake for March 30, 2008

Here is the direct MP3 download for the EGC clambake for March 30, 2008. I play an audio promo for our Create South conference, and a song by Chris Yale. I talk about the new MacBook that I’m doing the show on, apologize that things aren’t quite the same when I reach for them and […]

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EGC Clambake for December 24, 2007 – “New Media XMas”

Here is the Bittorrent link and direct MP3 download for the EGC clambake for December 24, 2007. I play a holiday song that is a big favorite around here from Jill Sobule; I talk about Xmas and the “War Thereupon” and celebrating as an atheist; I rail against consumerism; I talk a little more about […]

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EGC Clambake for December 15, 2006

Here is the Bittorrent link and direct MP3 download for the EGC clambake for December 15, 2006. I play a holiday song from Jill Sobule; I talk about the War on XMas; I mention Jon Udell’s new job; I play a goofy math song by the Klein Four Group and call it a day. You […]

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EGC Clambake For March 20, 2006

Here is the Bittorrent link and direct MP3 download for the EGC clambake for March 20, 2006. On this show, I play a song by Coconut Monkeyrocket; we have the first part of our talk with the Reverend Ivan Stang of the Church of the Subgenius; I play a song by Exene Cervenka and the […]

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EGC Clambake for February 21, 2006

Here is the Bittorrent link and direct MP3 download for the EGC clambake for February 21, 2006. I play a song by Ted Leo and the Pharmacists; I talk about buying music from the people I play in the show; I discuss exhaustion and Uplifter ideals and getting the materials together for the Uplifter get-togethers; […]

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Clambake Episode for July 11, 2005

Here is the Bittorrent link and direct MP3 download for the EGC clambake for July 11, 2005. I play an unreleaased song by Jill Sobule; the majority of this episode is part one of my interview with John Rogers about the Global Frequency phenomenon; I play a song by Dick Richards for the soundtrack to […]

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Clambake Episode for July 1, 2005

Here is the Bittorrent link and direct MP3 download for the EGC clambake for July 1, 2005. I celebrate the Grokster decision by playing lots of music that the musicians want me to help share to the world, by Fugazi, Make Believe, Jill Sobule and Camper van Beethoven. Don’t forget, you can fly your EGC […]

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Clambake Episode for June 12, 2005

Here is the Bittorrent link and direct MP3 download for the EGC clambake for June 12, 2005. A new experiment begins as I premiere the new Rocket City Riot album one track at a time and kick it off with an interview with John Mark King and play the first song; I play a promo […]

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