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Douglas Bolles and William Morgan host a lively weekly conversation in which they naturally discuss "the answer to the ultimate question of life, the universe, and everything" with the interesting authors, thinkers, syncers and philosophers of our day. The show has its genesis in a series of discussions regarding The Sync Book, of which, both hosts are authors.

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FREE 10.12.21 Episode 370: Summer Book Club
Naked Lunch
For the summer book club, we continue on with our Beat theme, this time sharing 42 minutes on William S. Burroughs's 1959 classic, Naked Lunch, one of the most important novels of the 20th century, a book that redefined not just literature but American culture. This is an unnerving tale of a narcotics addict unmoored in New York, Tangiers, and, ultimately, a nightmarish wasteland known as Interzone.
Topics: Junky, Queer, 90s, Cut Ups, Synchromysticism, Sex, Drugs, Tangier, Interzone, Paul & Jane Bowles, Ethics, Cancel, Transgression, Orgasm, Cronenberg, Divination, Dr Benway, Schizo, Cocaine, Yage Letters, Ayahuasca, Technology, Mayan Codexes, Control System, Word Virus, Junk Economy, Matrix.
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FREE 10.12.21

Summer Book Club (370)

Naked Lunch

For the summer book club, we continue on with our Beat theme, this time sharing 42 minutes on William S. Burroughs's 1959 classic, Naked Lunch, one of the most important novels of the 20th century,...

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Orchestra Gold (369)

African Psychedelic Rock

Happy Treefort! Today for 42 minutes, we are checking out a psychedelic club in Bamako, Mali because this is the vibe that Oakland’s own Orchestra Gold creates in their live shows as well as...

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Tres Leches (368)

Leaving My Light On

A year and a half later, Tres Leches are set to perform at Treefort again, next week! Catch them Saturday 9/25 at The Mad Swede Brew Hall at 8 pm & Sunday 9/26 at the Hideout at 3 pm. This...

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Spring Book Club (367)

The Sheltering Sky

The Sheltering Sky is a 1949 novel of alienation and existential despair by American writer and composer Paul Bowles.

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Daniel J Sharfstein (366)

Thunder In The Mountains

Today we head back to the summer of 1877 to consider the Thunder In The Mountains, the latest book by Daniel J Sharfstein, which is the spellbinding story of two legendary figures and their epic...

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Kirby Ferguson (365)

Sometimes You Gotta Get Lost

This Is Not A Conspiracy Theory. No, really. Thus we get lost today for 42 minutes with filmmaker Kirby Ferguson looking back at the past eight years and his many conspiracy related projects.

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Lauren Artress (364)

The Path Of The Holy Fool

Today for 42 minutes, we again make it back to the grail castle and finally "ask the question", with the Reverend Dr Lauren Artress, author most recently of 'The Path Of The Holy Fool'.

FREE 05.11.21

Greg Gerke (363)

See What I See

What does it mean today to experience a work of art? Today for 42 minutes we are headed back into 'The Tunnel' to see what we can Recognize with writer and critic Greg Gerke, author of the newly...

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Steven Moore (362)

The Gaddis Annotations

Today the program continues our "Gaddis Studies" with the "inventor" of the subject, Steven Moore, who wrote The Reader's Guide to The Recognitions back in 1982. Most recently he published 'My Back...

FREE 04.13.21

Alisson Wood (361)

Being Lolita

“Have you ever read Lolita?” So begins Alisson Wood's stunning coming-of-age memoir that shines a bright light on our shifting perceptions of consent, vulnerability, and power. We share...

FREE 03.28.21

Winter Book Club (360)

The Recognitions

To get to the heart of the matter--the Stabat Mater--the seasonal book club returns to re-cognize William Gaddis's 1955 masterpiece 'The Recognitions' for the winter edition.

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Richard Grossinger (359)

Bottoming Out The Universe

The program attempts to get to the bottom of it with author Richard Grossinger who we first met back in 2013 for 42 Minutes 105. Most recently he published 'Bottoming Out The Universe' by Park...

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Paul Halpern (358)


Today the program takes an epic quest to understand the quantum nature of cause and effect with acclaimed science writer and physicist, Dr. Paul Halpern, author most recently of 'Synchronicity'.

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Death Sweat Of The Cluster

Just in time for Christmas, the program hosts a "Special Edition" of the seasonal book club with a panel of experts upon the subject of Znore's recently published book, 'Death Sweat Of The...

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Fall Book Club (356)

Journey To The End Of The Night

For the Fall edition of the book club, we go on the road with Céline's 1932 classic novel, Journey To To The End Of The Night. French author Céline's works influenced a broad array of...

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David Auerbach (355)


The program considers literature and computing for 42 minutes with software engineer, critic, and writer, David Auerbach. His book, 'Bitwise', is a memoir of his life in tech and an insider's view...

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Alec Nevala-Lee (354)


The morning after Halloween, on The Day Of The Dead, the program shares 42 minutes with Golden Age Science Fiction biographer, Alec Nevala-Lee who also wrote what has become for many, their...

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Ted Morrissey (353)

The Artist Spoke

Today we meet the creator of The Tunnel at 25 website symposium, Ted Morrissey, author of the recent work, 'The Artist Spoke' available from 12 Winters Press. 'The Artist Spoke' is a love letter, a...

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