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

  • Scarecrow and Devil Song Aired: Friday, October 28, 2016

    We live life without reason in a red barn in this ghost town, feeling the opposite of inspiration any second now. Inside your haunted head, it feels like you're winning, beneath the blade; just, if nothing else, please see that my grave is kept clean: Kryptic Pop Thrills from 10/28/16.

  • Killer Wolf, Haunted Heroes Aired: Friday, October 21, 2016

    The martian monsters started flying north, heating uptown in their UFO, to room 101, after dancing on your grave. According to the ghost story, their pistol was a piece of junk; nonetheless, they easily were the dominators: Kryptic Pop Thrills from 10/21/16.

  • Backwater Cascade Aired: Friday, October 14, 2016

    Some people took you as the passenger in my '49 Plymouth on Halloween night. They drove you to the haunted house on higher ground. Once you realized there was no escape, your train of thought concluded, "So what." Kryptic Pop Thrills from 10/14/16.

  • Shining Road, Another Engine Aired: Friday, September 30, 2016

    When the winds blow, I'm dancing with tears in my eyes because even though this is love's great adventure, Lucinda is softly saying goodbye: Kryptic Pop Thrills from 9/30/16.

  • Imagination Breakdown Aired: Friday, September 23, 2016

    You had a crush on the stranger in our town, but he was on drugs, and too fast for you, walkin' the beat: Kryptic Pop Thrills from 9/23/16.

  • Slow Motion Freeze Up Aired: Friday, September 16, 2016

    The very day the world turned day-glo, other worlds were in collision with a frogman, on a hyper-gamma-spaces level. My friends walked through nightmares to get home again, hoping that time heals this messthetics: Kryptic Pop Thrills from 9/16/16

  • Return the Gift, Total Trash Aired: Friday, September 9, 2016

    The ghost in you has green eyes and chatter shapes; although you're oblivious to it, this incubus is better than them: Kryptic Pop Thrills from 9/9/16.

  • Kryptic Pop Thrills - August 26, 2016 (Guest host Chris Young) Aired: Friday, August 26, 2016
  • Girl, Diamonds, Fur Coat, Champagne (Alan Vega Tribute pt. 2) Aired: Friday, July 29, 2016

    The state trooper was a motor maniac, wild in blue; in his new city, he was designed to kill the ghost rider: Kryptic Pop Thrills from 7/29/16.

  • Ghost Rider, Touch Me (Alan Vega Tribute pt. 1) Aired: Friday, July 22, 2016

    We were sneakin' around Harlem when Cheree and Johnny got attacked by a human fly that came out of the trash; between the two of them, they cried 96 tears: Kryptic Pop Thrills from 7/22/16.