Of Monday’s edition of “The Freak Power Ticket,” producer/host Ted Coe writes:
My next hour on the radio will reimagine his science-fiction epic, 2001: A Space Odyssey, with a playlist featuring classical music heard on the original soundtrack, selections from composer Alex North‘s ‘lost score,’ sounds from and commentary about the film.I’ll touch on allegations of Kubrick’s involvement in a Moon landing conspiracy, and the widespread theorizing and speculation surrounding all of the director’s works.
We’ll also hear jazz, classic rock, and post-rock songs inspired by or otherwise associated with this cinematic masterpiece from 1968, which was co-written by novelist Arthur C. Clarke.
Plus a fascinating snippet that reveals the source for the character of HAL 9000.Buy a ticket and take the ride…
On Stanley Kubrick’s ‘Ultimate Trip.’”
“The Freak Power Ticket” airs on Mondays during KCSB’s Spring Quarter from 11am-12noon.
Photos courtesy of Darla Bea Smith (KCSB’s “Rock It Properly”).