One for the Ages
A link to my huge Joanna Newsom profile and a review of her LA show.
Live Review: Bert Jansch
The gentle giant of Britfolk returns with a tour and a great new disc.
After the Fry
A review of Cormac McCarthy's new postapocalyptic romp.
RU Sirius Interview
A talk about The Visionary State with RU Sirius.
The Gnostic Poetry of Wallace Stevens
A recording of a talk at Burning Man 2006 about Wallace Stevens, with ace recitations by Jennifer Dumpert.
Pharmacology and the Posthuman Phuture
A crisp podcast of a 2006 Burning Man talk recorded at Entheon Village.
Druids and Ferries
A visit to Druid Heights, a hidden mystic Beatnik Zen lesbian colony that lingers on in the wilds of Marin County.
The New Eye
A definition and overview of Visionary Art, with a brief meditation on tradition.
Chasing the Tengu
The shamanic link between hip vinyl toys and ancient psychoactive lore.
The Alchemy of Trash
A sacred (and profane) exploration of some of California's visionary collage and assumblage artists, including Wallace Berman, Jess, and Simon Rodia.
Ecstasy: In and About Altered States
An indepth review of the LA MOCA show that explored the connection between altered states and art.
On the Visionary Tour
My book tour through the Golden State.
Let There Be Q
A look at the spiritual ad campaign for Motorola's hip new handheld
Berlin artist Lutz Dammbeck's Unabomber doc.
Brightback Morning Light
Fungus-infused Tupelo honey