Kryptic Pop Thrills

Spanning time throughout the 1980s.  Dipping tentatively backwards into the 1970s on occasion.  Tipping a hat forward into the 1990s even less frequently.

Past Episodes

  • Magic Man Hypno Tease Aired: Friday, February 10, 2017

    On this sunny day, I had all kinds of crazy dreams and high ideas - boy, boy, boy, it was my time! But, unfortunately, the tales from the riverbank kept saying that this is bad America with its colluding oligarchs, and sure enough, suddenly my city was gone: Kryptic Pop Thrills from 2/10/17.

  • This Is the Day to Change Aired: Friday, February 3, 2017

    I was desperate, but not serious, when I realized accidents never happen - it's all nostalgia playing off of starting something I couldn't finish, blood and roses style. It was tough to figure out whether the apex was 5-8-6 or 623: Kryptic Pop Thrills from 2/3/17.

  • Pink Frost Turns to Blue Aired: Friday, January 27, 2017

    On the 15th, let's decide to live it up, do-or-die style. Either we're a canary in a coal mine, missing in action, or we are left-of-center, and all that jazz - this is the Saturday Night Special!
    Kryptic Pop Thrills from 1/27/17.

  • Yellow Pills Make Me Blind Aired: Friday, January 20, 2017

    Even though I know love will tear us apart, I still love her all the time; her angel face is always everywhere that I'm not, which is why I give her a video! Kryptic Pop Thrills from 1/20/17. Pic from the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History, 1/14/17.

  • 2nd Annual Bowie Birthday Bonanza Aired: Sunday, January 8, 2017

    In a criminal world, the D.J. felt like a cracked actor. It was 1984, and all the supermen and cat people were continually badgering, "Let me sleep beside you," even though they were as prickly as a cactus: Bowie Birthday Bonanza from 1/8/17.

  • Ice Age Underground Girl Aired: Friday, January 6, 2017

    The bombers in Warsaw caused fear in the western world under deadly skies, but I feel alright because I just need myself; in this big house. it's nothing but love in a void: Kryptic Pop Thrills from 1/6/17

  • Shugyosha Step Aired: Friday, December 30, 2016

    I'm a pioneer, alone in a cavern, on 28/8/78... or was it October? Even though everyone says it's early days yet, I feel like I'm the king of the beat; I run it, like "D-D-Bo!" Kryptic Pop Thrills from 12/30/16.

  • A Promise, Present Tense Aired: Friday, December 23, 2016

    Since there's a scent of rain in the air, and I've never had no one ever, you can just take me, I'm yours - even though you're a dangerous type. What is love, anyway, when I just feel like I fade away and radiate: Kryptic Pop Thrills from 12/23/16.

  • The Grip of the Pagan Lovesong Aired: Friday, December 9, 2016

    Christian says, "Heaven is waiting on any other day." When the lights go out, St. John and Melody Lee fall into the incubus's spell: "Waka Hokka He Ha." Kryptic Pop Thrills from 12/9/16.

  • Firebrothers Caveman Head Aired: Friday, December 2, 2016

    Don't change while I'm trying to get to know ya, you know? This long empty train running low on soul coal has been chugging along through my kingdom, and boy, I keep looking for you, but this love is desperation: Kryptic Pop Thrills from 12/2/16.