The Poppa Neutrino Show

Adventurer and iconoclast Poppa Neutrino (right) built rafts made of scrap to navigate nearly half the planet, and formed a successful family street band, The Flying Neutrinos, that busked for money and saved their own lives. His post-war sojourn in San Francisco with friends like Kerouac and Ginsberg inspired Poppa through his colorful, vagabond life, and shortly before his death in 2011 he hoped to sail a scrap raft to China. His exploits inspired New Yorker contributor Alec Wilkinson’s book, “The Happiest Man in the World.”

On Jerry Modjeski’s The Poppa Neutrino Show, Poppa describes his experiences and sings his favorite songs, with Ron Reimer (accordion), and Billy X. Curmano’s New X Art Ensemble featuring the Amazing Tess Toster Tones.

Also, Poppa’s daughter Ingrid Lucia sings with the legendary Doc Cheatham. Happy Old Man, the show’s theme song, by Peter Stenshoel. Thanks to Chris Waterbury. Jerry and Poppa on Wolf Spider Island photo by Suzn.

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The Mechanical Spider Clinic Volume Two

Jerry’s back with a second hour of twisted TV lampoons (Mister Rogers’ Rear Window), and old time radio spoofs (The Blue Weasel, Minnesota’s answer to The Green Hornet).

Chuck Isle and Mark Masyga contribute commercials for Thundering Meat DNA Restructuring Powder, Open Wound BBQ Sauce, Magic Gesticulations Shampoo, The Mechanical Clinics and give you the TV Guise.

With Ken Dresher‘s Room For Rent, as well as regular features: Skogmo, Lazlo Morbid, and Consumer Survival Biscuit. Voices by Leigh Bowser, Bob Rynkiewicz, Diana Swan, Rob Shapiro, Brian Anderson, Andy Schultz.

Listen now at archive.org

The Mechanical Spider Clinic Volume One

Jerry’s KFAI radio series of original comedy skits begins regular features Consumer Survival Biscuit, Life With Lazlo Morbid, and Bomb Theater (grade-Z movie matinee: Hot Rods From Outer Space!).

Regular contributors Chuck Isle and Mark Masyga offer commercials for Liquid Executioner, Saint Watermain Place, Chez Bob’s Detail Recount Store, Dubb’s More-Gas Board, and read schedule highlights from TV Guise.

High tension radio drama with J.B. “Touch” Skogmo and Tim Wynntoplotte, Pre-K Van Drivers begins with three thrill-packed chapters.

Voices by Kay Kirscht, Andy Schultz. Poster created by Marc Myers.

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