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Free Association with Brian Carpenter

By WZBC

Brian Carpenter is the host of Free Association, a free-form radio show broadcast from WZBC-FM Boston College with occasional special guests. Carpenter is the lead singer of The Confessions and Beat Circus in Boston, and the founder of Brooklyn's Ghost Train Orchestra. Carpenter has also produced several radio documentaries, including in-depth multi-hour programs on jazz composer/instrumentalist Sam Rivers, electronic music pioneer Raymond Scott, and film sound design.

  1. 1.
    Episode 147: Ryan H. Walsh01/12/2019
    1:29:08
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    Episode 146C: Year in Music 2018 Part 301/12/2019
    1:09:52
  3. 3.
    Episode 146B: Year in Music 2018 Part 212/22/2018
    47:47
  4. 4.
    Episode 146A: Year in Music 2018 Part 112/15/2018
    56:15
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    Episode 145: Alec K. Redfearn10/21/2018
    1:03:15
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    Episode 144: Marissa Nadler09/29/2018
    50:22
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    Episode 143: Thalia Zedek09/11/2018
    59:53
  8. 8.
    Episode 142: In A Manner of Speaking08/19/2018
    42:08
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    Episode 141: Tomorrow is Yesterday07/15/2018
    48:39
  2. 10.
    Episode 140B: E To the Ex06/23/2018
    28:05
  3. 11.
    Episode 140A: A Taste of Giallo06/05/2018
    35:12
  4. 12.
    Episode 139: E05/20/2018
    57:42
  5. 13.
    Episode 138: Martin Bisi05/11/2018
    1:03:15
  6. 14.
    Episode 137: Crimson and Clover04/08/2018
    59:51
  7. 15.
    Episode 136: Beauty And All That Incomprehensibility03/12/2018
    50:49
  8. 16.
    Episode 135: Romance and Drama02/28/2018
    48:29
  9. 17.
    Episode 134: Desire02/18/2018
    51:10
  10. 18.
    Episode 133B: Sous le Soleil Exactement01/22/2018
    56:39
  11. 19.
    Episode 133A: Pianos For the New Year01/15/2018
    29:49
  12. 20.
    Episode 132C: Year In Music 2017 Part 312/22/2017
    1:00:10
  13. 21.
    Episode 132B: Year In Music 2017 Part 212/17/2017
    56:25
  14. 22.
    Episode 132A: Year In Music 2017 Part 112/16/2017
    57:00
  15. 23.
    Episode 131: Thin Black Duke11/18/2017
    46:48
  16. 24.
    Episode 130B: Fright Night 2017 (Part II)10/25/2017
    56:21
  17. 25.
    Episode 130A: Fright Night 2017 (Part I)10/23/2017
    55:04
  18. 26.
    Episode 129B: Let's Rock09/17/2017
    1:28:27
  19. 27.
    Episode 129A: Some Deers09/14/2017
    48:31
  20. 28.
    Episode 128: Damon Krukowski08/27/2017
    1:07:40
  21. 29.
    Episode 127B: Dark Horses and Woven Birds08/20/2017
    30:26
  22. 30.
    Episode 127A: In Dreams08/13/2017
    50:23
  23. 31.
    Episode 126A: Electronic Music for Inner Space07/31/2017
    38:40
  24. 32.
    Episode 125B: Wire/Desire07/23/2017
    47:41
  25. 33.
    Episode 125A: We Love Life07/16/2017
    52:07
  26. 34.
    Episode 124: Journey in Turiyasangitananda06/21/2017
    43:02
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    Episode 123C: It Feels Like...06/04/2017
    45:31
  28. 36.
    Episode 123B: The Other Side05/29/2017
    57:52
  29. 37.
    Episode 123A: Dance of the Dream Man05/21/2017
    1:06:05
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    Episode 122B: Trick of the Light05/14/2017
    31:15
  31. 39.
    Episode 122A: Carnies and Calliopes05/07/2017
    23:16
  32. 40.
    Episode 121B: Slowly Goes The Night03/30/2017
    49:41
  33. 41.
    Episode 121A: The Academy in Peril03/25/2017
    29:01
  34. 42.
    Episode 120: Willard Grant Conspiracy03/14/2017
    1:14:45
  35. 43.
    Episode 119: Glenn Jones03/03/2017
    1:29:03
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    Episode 118B: Spinning02/26/2017
    42:55
  37. 45.
    Episode 118A: 30th Century Man02/23/2017
    49:04
  38. 46.
    Episode 118C: Either/Orchestra02/11/2017
    58:38
  39. 47.
    Episode 117B: Dark Night of the Soul02/09/2017
    28:07
  40. 48.
    Episode 117A: Are You The Destroyer?02/07/2017
    31:32
  41. 49.
    Episode 116B: Year in Music 2016 Part 212/18/2016
    1:00:29
  42. 50.
    Episode 116A: Year in Music 2016 Part 112/18/2016
    1:04:17
  43. 51.
    Episode 115: Way Out West12/04/2016
    1:05:49
  44. 52.
    Episode 114B: A Band Called E11/27/2016
    57:42
  45. 53.
    Episode 114A: The Tower of Song11/20/2016
    1:38:46
  46. 54.
    Episode 113: Politicians In My Eyes11/05/2016
    51:53
  47. 55.
    Episode 112B: Fright Night 2016 (Part II)10/25/2016
    45:33
  48. 56.
    Episode 112A: Fright Night 2016 (Part 1)10/23/2016
    1:03:14
  49. 57.
    Episode 111B: The Strange and Beautiful10/17/2016
    1:02:20
  50. 58.
    Episode 111A: Falling Pianos10/03/2016
    33:28
  51. 59.
    Episode 111C: Marissa Nadler09/28/2016
    1:03:02
  52. 60.
    Episode 110C: Low Symphony, Moondog, and Hotel Overture09/19/2016
    58:22
  53. 61.
    Episode 110B: MFA Now09/15/2016
    23:40
  54. 62.
    Episode 110A: One More Time With Feeling09/11/2016
    44:22
  55. 63.
    Episode 109A: Saxophonology and The Sacred Triangle06/05/2016
    59:35
  56. 64.
    Episode 109C: Andrew Stern05/28/2016
    1:05:32
  57. 65.
    Episode 109B: Anyone Who Had a Heart05/27/2016
    40:23
  58. 66.
    Episode 108: Free Jazz and Doo-Wop with a Side of Angelo05/07/2016
    53:32
  59. 67.
    Episode 107: Ode to The Purple One04/23/2016
    1:05:51
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    Episode 106: Alloy Orchestra03/20/2016
    50:11
  61. 69.
    Episode 105C: I'm Dreaming of an Out Christmas12/21/2015
    28:46
  62. 70.
    Episode 105B: Italian Composers, Astro Black, and Sue's Last Ride12/12/2015
    50:25
  63. 71.
    Episode 105A: Quietly Down Rivers and Canyons12/04/2015
    37:57
  64. 72.
    Episode 104C: Thalia Zedek11/25/2015
    1:14:17
  65. 73.
    Episode 104B: Freshly Squeezed with Low Pulp11/23/2015
    1:06:14
  66. 74.
    Episode 104A: Blackstar and Other Dark Matter11/20/2015
    59:32
  67. 75.
    Episode 103C: The Man In the Elevator, A Brief History of Electronic Music, and '80s L.A. Punk11/07/2015
    59:47
  68. 76.
    Episode 103B: A Space Odyssey10/22/2015
    37:35
  69. 77.
    Episode 103A: Let's Go Away For a While10/16/2015
    1:04:39
  70. 78.
    Episode 102B: Images Stand Still10/04/2015
    51:36
  71. 79.
    Episode 102C: Rabbit Rabbit Radio08/16/2015
    53:16
  72. 80.
    Episode 102A: Lost Highway to Another World08/15/2015
    34:49
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    Episode 101D: Paris, Texas to Paris, France06/02/2015
    51:14
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    Episode 101C: Girls in Peacetime Want to Dance and More Encores05/31/2015
    26:25
  75. 83.
    Episode 101B: Girl Groups, Doo-Wop From Saturn, and Your Pale Blue Eyes05/21/2015
    30:42
  76. 84.
    Episode 101A: Duets, Choirs, and the Zombie Apocalpyse05/16/2015
    1:02:45
  77. 85.
    Imagination and Innovation: The World of Raymond Scott, Episode 6/611/19/2012
    1:00:55
  78. 86.
    Imagination and Innovation: The World of Raymond Scott, Episode 5/611/19/2012
    13:35
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    Imagination and Innovation: The World of Raymond Scott, Episode 4/611/19/2012
    16:45
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    Imagination and Innovation: The World of Raymond Scott, Episode 3/611/19/2012
    35:38
  81. 89.
    Imagination and Innovation: The World of Raymond Scott, Episode 2/611/19/2012
    44:45
  82. 90.
    Imagination and Innovation: The World of Raymond Scott, Episode 1/611/19/2012
    25:07
  83. 91.
    Rivers and Rhythms: A Sam Rivers Retrospective, Episode 4/403/07/2012
    1:23:38
  84. 92.
    Rivers and Rhythms: A Sam Rivers Retrospective, Episode 3/403/07/2012
    59:53
  85. 93.
    Rivers and Rhythms: A Sam Rivers Retrospective, Episode 2/403/07/2012
    1:01:01
  86. 94.
    Rivers and Rhythms: A Sam Rivers Retrospective, Episode 1/403/07/2012
    58:57

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