Mal Thursday

The Mal Thursday Show #48: Naming Names

 


Django, Floyd, Dr. Stone, and Humphrey Plugg join Mal as he presents a series of songs with people's names in the title. This episode is dedicated to the memory of the Troggs' Reg Presley and film director Michael Winner. With Rocky Roberts, The Breakup Society, The Ripe, The Shambles, The A-Bones, and many more. Presented in Living Monophonic Sound.

 

The Mal Thursday Show #46: The Ballad of Mal Thursday Pt. 8

 


Another wild trip through the past and into an uncertain future with Mal. Not a Christmas episode, despite the intro bit from Mr. Magoo and the Ghost of Christmas Past. Featuring music from Suzi Chunk, Jim Jones Revue, The Greenhornes, The Black Lips, and a host of others. Presented in Living Monophonic Sound.

 

The Mal Thursday Show #45: Texas Tyme Machine Vol. 12 All Covered Up Pt. 3

 


Mal Thursday takes you on another trip in a Texas Tyme Machine, with another all-covers episode where Texas artists cover other artists, other artists cover Texas artists, and Texas artists cover Texas artists. With musical guests The Five Americans, Kenny and the Kasuals, The Ugly Beats, and The Black Angels, plus special guest out-of-staters Lyres and The Chesterfield Kings. Presented in Living Monophonic Sound.

 

The Mal Thursday Show #44: Texas Tyme Machine Vol. 11 The Joe 'King' Carrasco & the Crowns Story

 


Mal Thursday fires up the Texas Tyme Machine with special guest passenger Joe "King" Carrasco, who is on hand to tell "The Joe 'King' Carrasco and the Crowns Story." Later in the program, Mal spins new releases from T. Tex Edwards, The Nervebreakers, The Sweet Nuthin, and The Ripe. Presented in Living Monophonic Sound.
 

The Mal Thursday Show #43: The Ballad of Mal Thursday Pt. 7

 


Mal Thursday is back with "B7: The Ballad of Mal Thursday Pt. 7," in which Mal gets fired, gets divorced (again), and totals his Toyota. Rock n' roll drama from a true believer, presented in Living Monophonic Sound.

 

The Mal Thursday Show #42: Texas Tyme Machine Vol. 10 Fort Worth Pt. 2

 

 

Mal Thursday is joined by filmmaker Melissa Kirkendall, whose documentary about Fort Worth garage bands of the 1960s, Teen a-Go-Go, has just been released on DVD (available through Cinema Libre). In her guest DJ segment, Melissa shines the spotlight on some of the leading lights of Fort Worth's fertile teenbeat scene. In addition to a mother lode of great '60s garage, Mal also spins more recent recordings from The Hickoids, The Ugly Beats, Shapes Have Fangs, and Amplified Heat. Presented in Living Monophonic Sound.

 

The Mal Thursday Show #41: The Ballad of Mal Thursday Pt. 6

 


It's another semi-autobiographical episode of The Mal Thursday Show, as Mal tries to make sense of a life misspent. But once you get past the self-involved narrative arc, what you get is an hour and fifteen minutes of rocking sounds, featuring music from Reigning Sound, The A-Bones, Brian Jonestown Massacre, Scott Walker, and The Fleshtones. Presented in Living Monophonic Sound.

 

The Mal Thursday Show #39 The Ballad of Mal Thursday Pt. 5

 


Mal Thursday returns to GaragePunk Pirate Radio with episode #39 of "The Mal Thursday Show," the fifth installment in "The Ballad of Mal Thursday" series, where he once again uses rock music to tell tawdry tales of a life misspent. Mal is joined by an all-star cast, including J.J. & The Real Jerks, The Cynics, The Fleshtones, and The Reigning Sound. It's a podcast, it's a memoir, it's rock n' roll. Presented in Living Monophonic Sound.

 

The Mal Thursday Show #38: Texas Tyme Machine Vol. 8 The Roy Head Story

 


Mal fires up the Texas Tyme Machine, joined by the legendary Roy Head and renowned Texas music writer Joe Nick Patoski. Roy is on hand to tell "The Roy Head Story," while guest DJ Joe Nick spins a mess o' fine 45s produced by Huey P. Meaux. Presented in Living Monophonic Sound. Originally posted as Mal Thursday's Texas Tyme Machine #11.

 

The Mal Thursday Show #37: Texas Tyme Machine Vol. 7 All Covered Up Pts. 1 & 2

 


This time around, Mal Thursday brings you a Texas-sized double dose of episodes from Mal Thursday's Texas Tyme Machine, "All Covered Up," parts 1 and 2, over two hours of the All Time Greats from the Lone Star State doing covers and getting covered in return. Since MTTTM is still not available on iTunes, we proudly present it as part of The Mal Thursday Show. Presented in Living Monophonic Sound.