Another Flask of Weird (KFAI Minneapolis 1982-83) Jerry, former commercial radio DJ, and Chuck Isle, scribe and a muse, put each other on a music show of symbiotically linked records, twisted words creating a weird lexicon all their own.
Vintage Flask 1982 anthologizes AFOW ads: Throbbing Red Oatmeal / The Clever Rodent Cafe / Kung-Fu Auto Mechanic / Contretemps Temporaries / Magic Gesticulations Shampoo / Conan, the Hanna-Barberian / Chez Bob’s Detail Recount Store / Prof. Kingsfield Pinball / The Idiot Raven Second Hand Store / Mama Steve’s Rumba Toast / Griff’s Pylons / Nimba Tang’s Fish & Slang / Custer’s Last Pie Stand / The Limp Digit / more! https://archive.org/details/VintageFlask1982
AFOW September 17, 1983 Solo flight with Chuck; guests David (Radio Rangers) Stenshoel and Mark Masyga. TV Previews; Sponsored by Big Chief Harold’s Wig Warmer and The Clever Rodent Cafe. https://archive.org/details/AnotherFlaskOfWeird09171983
ANOTHER FLASK OF BEER! You’ve never heard so many songs about beer in one place, so grab something foamy for the non-stop flow of music good for whatever ales you! Jerry, with beer expert Chuck Isle, provide thirst-hand beer and song background as only they can, tap, or in the bottle. Beer comedy from The Firesign Theatre; The Post-Void Radio Theater (Little City in Space); Bob & Ray; Spike Jones; Mel Blanc; Wally Cox; W.C. Fields; The Simpsons; ZXQ Universe; One Bubble Off Plumb; song titles from “Pop a Top” to “Give Me a Red Hot Mama and a Glass of Beer”; rarities like The New Psychonauts’ “Mannequins Drink 3.2” and Ed Saunders’ “Beer Cans on the Moon.” UFO Update: Beer Can Shaped Aliens of Long Prairie, MN! Originally aired on KFAI, Minneapolis-St. Paul on 6-3-2000.
MORE BEER! More songs about suds with “Beer Can Widowed Wife,” “I Can’t Get My Foot Off the Rail,” “How Many Burps in a Bottle of Beer?” and “Swimming Pool Full of Beer.” Beer records by Fear; Frank Zappa; Louis Prima; Black Flag; Bonnie Blue Eyes; The Grateful Dead; Bob Wills; George Jones; The Replacements; Whoopee John; Sheb Wooley; Beck and many more! Fake beer ads for Wursterkaasen Scenario Beer; St. Burl Ives Malt Liquor; Stockhausen Beer; D.W. Ivan’s; Darwin Breweries; J. Allen Hyneken Beer; Mepps Liquor Pit; Bottom of the Page Beer. Hosts Jerry and Chuck Isle. Originally aired on KFAI, Minneapolis-St.Paul, 3-2-2001.