This MIGHT be the greatest Hour of Slack episode of all time -- and it was a lost episode until this week! It's our sixty-ninth episode, from late 1986, and it was a kind of a "best of" collection of some of the best stuff that many SubGeniuses recorded up until then. Includes songs, rants, and collages by Slackmaster Cleve, Byron Werner, Rev. Bleepo Abernathy, Puzzling Evidence, Dr. Hal, Rev. Ivan Stang, Doug #3, Gary G'Broagfran, Sister Krys (her sermon on "The 'Feminist' Conspiracy!"), The Firesign Theater, Ken Nordine, Oingo Boingo, G. Gordon Gordon, and the great Doktorz 4 "Bob"! Thanks to Rev. Rasfeld for recording this off the air when it first aired in Dallas, and somehow keeping the recording for 34 years!
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Nini-Nana-Nunu by Dicky Do and the Don'ts (SCARLET LOVE ref!)
Talk to Your Genitals. SubG Tape Warnings barrage also used in ARISE!
Much of this was originally used on our album Media Barrage #10. Tape collages by Byron Werner, Stefan Hammond, Hellpope Huey, Puzzling Evidence, Bleepo Abernathy, Stang... remixed by Stang. Clips from early 1980s radio interviews. The Kooks Are Right.
Stang live, show intro.
Slackmaster Cleve and the Spurious Jive (Brother Cleve "Donut" Dunkan) - "Bob" Is My Load (gospel song)
Stang discusses cassette tapes and holograms, Slack. Backgrond: David Ossman's HOW TIME FLIES intro. NEGATIVLAND: "1-80 and the letter G" (driving directions to Negativland's house from San Francisco. Stang talks back to HOW TIME FLIES and explains the show.
Doug #3 "SubGenius Drinking Song/ I Wanna Die for "Bob"" with Doug 4 (Stang) singing along some.
Stang rants on "Bob" and the scary Church. A CULT!
Puzzling Evidence Show - Doug Wellman (Doug 2), Hal Robins, Gary G'Broagfran, with guest Stang. Hal on the Left Coast Apostate Church.
Stang on Dobbsian Hermeticism. Reading from BOOK OF THE SUBGENIUS. (Bernard Hermann music in bg) ... cosmic stuff about Infinity and The Universe and everything. ((IS this in Book of the SubGenius? I wrote it but I can't remember quite where it ended up. Is this rant something written just for this week's episode?))
Stang intros Sister Krys from WFMU
SISTER KRYS great sermon on "FEMINISTS" CONSPIRACY
KNON promo with Walkenhorst in it!! Stang ranting about callers who never herd of the Church! "Too good to be true." Mixed with Ossman's Mark Time radio play continued. Intros Ken Nordine
KEN NORDINE - MOVERS AND SHAKERS
the late Nordine's address removed
Stang rant on "Is this some kind of joke?" The JOKE RANT. Sometimes we're funnier than other cults, but they're for braindeath and we're against it. The thin tight wire of the jokes. Hard core Mission for "Bob" rant!
End of the World Media Barrage #4 collage by Stang/Werner -- Dallas radio preachers re Judgement Day, ecdisaster, London is Drowning, Forecasts for 1982. Narration from Stang's Let's Visit World of the Future re: Mediocretins, hologram reality,
Stang on dastardly evil future if you don't get right with "Bob" (Beefheart bg music) - BOOK OF SUBG reading on "Bob" --
GEORGE CLINTON - "YOU SHOULDN'T NUFF BIT, FISH" clip
Media Barrage 4 continued. Pod People/DEVO/NETWORK rant w/ Phillip Glass !
Oingo Boingo "1984" clip
Media Barrage 4 con't - Filtered Stang "PRESCRIPTURES" - It's ALL a Sign of the End Times! - media barrage clip collage - w/ Lucifer Rising s/t bg
Mass extinctions, asteroid collision
Stang rants from BOOK over Lucifer Rising about the misery of the Conspiracy lifestyle, the cage of the SubGeniuses. Money to KONON - The Church a FUNNY JOKE!
GGG intros song: NO PEOPLE - grinding halt - everything is coming to a grinding halt- we don't know which band
Stang on Dobbstown, in Brazil jungles. Why we don't JUST play DEVO and Captain Beefheart: we play Doktorz 4 "BOB"!
DRS. 4 "BOB" - "SHOCKED THE LIVIN' GHEE OUTA ME" excerpt
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