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The Organist

By KCRW, Andrew Leland

A bi-weekly experimental arts-and-culture program from McSweeney's and KCRW.   Subscribe to The Organist’s occasional email newsletter .

  1. 1.
    Bonus: Neighborhood Secret26 April 2018
    34:18
  2. 2.
    How to Be in Two Places at Once: The Firesign Theatre in the US and Vietnam14 December 2017
    26:37
  3. 3.
    Antigonick30 November 2017
    52:15
  4. 4.
    The Gospel of Ndegeocello9 November 2017
    33:07
  5. 5.
    A 700-Foot Mountain of Whipped Cream18 October 2017
    49:48
  6. 6.
    The Ideological Organ5 October 2017
    31:27
  7. 7.
    Incense, Sweaters, and Altadena: An Interview with Martine Syms21 September 2017
    26:50
  8. 8.
    Appendix: Still Not Dotcoms14 September 2017
    39:31
  1. 9.
    magnificentwebsite.com7 September 2017
    34:26
  2. 10.
    The Show About the Show About the Show10 August 2017
    38:35
  3. 11.
    The Mother Road27 July 2017
    25:31
  4. 12.
    Private Ears13 July 2017
    40:06
  5. 13.
    Ravening for Delight29 June 2017
    29:02
  6. 14.
    The Voice is a Thief8 June 2017
    29:29
  7. 15.
    Appendix: Hypnotic Induction1 June 2017
    8:35
  8. 16.
    Sleeping Knowledge25 May 2017
    35:28
  9. 17.
    Episode 78: The Topiary11 May 2017
    29:37
  10. 18.
    Episode 77: The Self-Rattling House27 April 2017
    26:46
  11. 19.
    Episode 76: A Radio Wave In My Brain6 April 2017
    26:46
  12. 20.
    Episode 75: The Cool Gaze of Madame Realism23 March 2017
    30:55
  13. 21.
    Episode 74: It's Very Indian to Watch AbFab9 March 2017
    24:53
  14. 22.
    Episode 73: What We Talk about When We Talk about Two Bears High-Fiving23 February 2017
    27:56
  15. 23.
    Episode 72: Baptism of Solitude: Paul Bowles's Morocco Tapes9 February 2017
    29:30
  16. 24.
    Episode 71: Everybody Loves a Winner19 August 2016
    20:41
  17. 25.
    Episode 70: A New Career in a New Town5 August 2016
    21:01
  18. 26.
    Episode 69: The Testosterone Abyss22 July 2016
    19:36
  19. 27.
    Episode 68: The Metaphysics of Dub8 July 2016
    25:58
  20. 28.
    Episode 67: The Scientific Method of the Ramones17 June 2016
    17:19
  21. 29.
    Episode 66: Toward an Architectural Theory of Hugs3 June 2016
    24:07
  22. 30.
    Episode 65: Happy Golden Baby: A Conversation with Lil B and Steve Roggenbuck18 May 2016
    20:24
  23. 31.
    Episode 64: Christopher Owens Live29 April 2016
    34:56
  24. 32.
    Episode 63: Radio Free8 April 2016
    19:16
  25. 33.
    Episode 62: Language Is Speech: An Interview with Joshua Beckman25 March 2016
    20:50
  26. 34.
    Episode 61: The Meaning of Various News Photos to David Shields11 March 2016
    19:50
  27. 35.
    Episode 60: Listening History: Graham Lambkin26 February 2016
    27:05
  28. 36.
    Episode 59: Wish You Were Here12 February 2016
    16:20
  29. 37.
    Episode 58: The Six-Foot-Square Museum22 January 2016
    11:52
  30. 38.
    Episode 57: Growing Up Zorthian8 January 2016
    21:39
  31. 39.
    Episode 56: Pop Philosophy11 December 2015
    16:33
  32. 40.
    Episode 55: The Love Song of Frank Serpico20 November 2015
    15:20
  33. 41.
    Episode 54: Hey Jonathan6 November 2015
    9:14
  34. 42.
    Episode 53: This is Chris His23 October 2015
    23:24
  35. 43.
    Episode 52: The Firestarter9 October 2015
    19:26
  36. 44.
    Episode 51: Orson on Wonderland25 September 2015
    21:13
  37. 45.
    Episode 50: The Happiest Accidents24 March 2015
    16:15
  38. 46.
    Episode 49: The Voice Teacher10 March 2015
    23:13
  39. 47.
    Episode 48: Shook Ones, Revisited3 March 2015
    8:46
  40. 48.
    Episode 47: No More Road Trips17 February 2015
    18:01
  41. 49.
    Episode 46: The Difference Between Cowboys and Cowboy-Poets10 February 2015
    16:16
  42. 50.
    Episode 45: An Interview with Miranda July3 February 2015
    30:33
  43. 51.
    Episode 44: Contact Milk27 January 2015
    19:30
  44. 52.
    Episode 43: Aetheric Vehicle20 January 2015
    13:23
  45. 53.
    Episode 42: The Oracle13 January 2015
    20:14
  46. 54.
    Episode 41: A Funeral for Everyone I Knew6 January 2015
    14:40
  47. 55.
    Episode 40: Cosmo's Factory30 December 2014
    11:05
  48. 56.
    Episode 39: Year-End Hour-Long Best-of Freak-Out24 December 2014
    51:54
  49. 57.
    Episode 38: Play It Forward: An Interview with Greta Gerwig16 December 2014
    29:10
  50. 58.
    Episode 37: Leaving the Witness2 December 2014
    16:38
  51. 59.
    Episode 36: Aural Fixation25 November 2014
    9:51
  52. 60.
    Episode 35: The Brown Dog Chronicles18 November 2014
    17:17
  53. 61.
    Episode 34: Chimpanzees and the Sunset4 November 2014
    10:19
  54. 62.
    Episode 33: Auditory Nerves28 October 2014
    18:13
  55. 63.
    Episode 32: Stella7 October 2014
    21:13
  56. 64.
    Episode 31: Thundershirt30 September 2014
    38:27
  57. 65.
    Episode 30: Rapping Taipei16 September 2014
    15:17
  58. 66.
    Episode 29: Son of Rex9 September 2014
    9:22
  59. 67.
    Episode 28: What We Hear When We Read26 August 2014
    13:01
  60. 68.
    Episode 27: The Drywall19 August 2014
    14:36
  61. 69.
    Episode 26: You're the Man12 August 2014
    13:44
  62. 70.
    Episode 25: The Last Man on the Street29 July 2014
    19:46
  63. 71.
    Episode 24: An Interview with George Saunders22 July 2014
    17:49
  64. 72.
    Episode 23: The Glottal Break15 July 2014
    10:45
  65. 73.
    Episode 22: Breathing Exercises1 July 2014
    24:47
  66. 74.
    Episode 21: The Piano Van17 June 2014
    18:18
  67. 75.
    Episode 19: Composing the Tinnitus Suites3 June 2014
    11:34
  68. 76.
    Episode 18: A Mind Forever Voyaging27 May 2014
    19:41
  69. 77.
    Episode 17: Barely Not Shaking20 May 2014
    17:55
  70. 78.
    Episode 16: The Horse Counselor13 May 2014
    13:25
  71. 79.
    Episode 15: The Frank Story6 May 2014
    21:27
  72. 80.
    Episode 14: The Birthday Song29 April 2014
    15:24
  73. 81.
    Episode 13: High-Heeled Boys22 April 2014
    16:04
  74. 82.
    Episode 12: Worm People15 April 2014
    23:39
  75. 83.
    Episode 11: Another Planet8 April 2014
    33:07
  76. 84.
    Episode 10: Thundershirt7 January 2014
    40:01
  77. 85.
    Episode 9: The Sonic Barber's Pole13 December 2013
    46:48
  78. 86.
    Episode 8: Kittens in a Basket7 October 2013
    54:52
  79. 87.
    Episode 7: Against Lineage9 September 2013
    42:30
  80. 88.
    Episode 6: The Pyramid Club5 August 2013
    48:34
  81. 89.
    Episode 5: Tempest Storm and Andy Kaufman5 July 2013
    46:05
  82. 90.
    Episode 4: Richard, the Angel of Death3 May 2013
    57:13
  83. 91.
    Episode 3: Tween Anxiety9 April 2013
    56:43
  84. 92.
    Episode 2: The Rhetorical Bed7 March 2013
    55:55
  85. 93.
    Episode 11 February 2013
    1:01:36

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