Ether Transmissions

Theme-based radio show featuring music from various genres: 80s, goth, new wave, punk, classic country, Americana, experimental, oddities, etc . . .

Past Episodes

  • Ether Transmissions – Episode 91 – Robots! Aired: Tuesday, September 26, 2023

    Music for Robots - songs about artificial humans and songs they might like.

  • Ether Transmissions – Episode 90 – Movies Aired: Tuesday, September 19, 2023

    Long live film! Support your local theaters!

    Postcard: Poster for Alfred Hitchcock's film, Strangers On A Train, 1951

  • Ether Transmissions – Episode 89 – Theme Aired: Tuesday, September 12, 2023

    Kilo Alfa Mike Echo Romeo Oscar November (Kameron of Kryptic Pop Thrills) and Charlie Alfa Lima fill in for Juliett Echo November on this episode of Ether Transmissions. The theme is Theme.

  • Ether Transmissions – Episode 88 Aired: Tuesday, September 5, 2023

    Mini themes: work, school, and play, and the 5 club. Happy Birthday Freddie Mercury, Werner Herzog, John Cage, and Loudon Wainwright III.

    Photo: Sylvan Beach Amusement Park - Laffland

  • Ether Transmissions – Episode 87 Aired: Tuesday, August 29, 2023

    Happy Birthday to these two extraordinary women: Ingrid Bergman (Aug. 29, 1915 - Aug. 29, 1982) and Elizabeth Fraser (b. Aug. 29, 1963).
    And don't forget to look for the Super Blue Moon or the Blue Supermoon on Wednesday August 30, 2023!

  • Ether Transmissions – Episode 86 – Insects Aired: Tuesday, August 22, 2023

    Insects are all around us! This episode includes fleas, cicadas, mosquitos, flies, june bugs, bees, ants, wasps, pink headed bugs, stink bugs, and moths and butterflies. I screwed up the song order for moths and butterflies - I put cocoon before caterpillar.

  • Ether Transmissions – Episode 85 – Dolls Aired: Tuesday, August 15, 2023

    This episode features a few themes - August, days of the week, and dolls - paper dolls, baby dolls, and devil dolls.

  • Ether Transmissions – Episode 84 – Life Aired: Tuesday, August 8, 2023

    Songs about being alive. A companion playlist to episode #83 - Death.

    Postcard: "The Sun" illustration from J. W. Spoor's Electro Astronomical Atlas (1874)

  • Ether Transmissions – Episode 83 – Death Aired: Tuesday, August 1, 2023

    This episode of Ether Transmissions explores the theme of death, in honor of my beloved dog Maia who died last week.

  • Ether Transmissions – Episode 82 – Art + Science w/ co-host Chris Young Aired: Tuesday, July 25, 2023

    Fellow WAYO DJ, Chris Young, of Are Friends Electric fame, joins me for this episode of summer school. Learn cool things about art and science interspersed with related songs!