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THIS IS NOT A TEST with Michael Jerome Phillips


THIS IS NOT A TEST, with your pal and confidant Michael Jerome Phillips

Getting to know me – THIS IS NOT A TEST #5

Who am I? That’s not an existential question, though I suppose it could be. But it occurs to me that many of you who are listening to this may not know much – or anything – about me, so you might rightfully wonder why the hell I’m here foisting my views and opinions onto an unsuspecting and […]

Cultural pioneers – THIS IS NOT A TEST #4

Wherein I talk about disco, Mad Max, the music business, Louise Brooks, disillusionment, boredom and death metal bands. Subscribe!  iTunes – Stitcher – Email Comment Transcript  

Los Angeles artist Carol Es – THIS IS NOT A TEST #3

Wherein I speak to artist Carol Es about artists being put into boxes, process, music, the value of art and risk taking. You can (and should!) check out her art right here. Subscribe!  iTunes – Stitcher – Email Comment

The senseless, tragic rape of Charles Bukowski’s ghost – THIS IS NOT A TEST #2

Wherein I lay the sad tale of the senseless, tragic rape of Charles Bukowski’s ghost by John Martin’s Black Sparrow Press at your feet. Do with it what you will. You can read more about the subject here. Subscribe!  iTunes – Stitcher – Email Comment

Getting to know you – THIS IS NOT A TEST #1

Wherein I introduce myself to you and attempt to explain what This is not a test will be. Or what I hope or promise it will be. No guarantees implied. Set your expectations to LOW and hop on. Glorious. Subscribe!  iTunes – Stitcher – Email Comment