97 episodes

A series of lively, deep and often hilarious interviews conducted by Lydia Lunch, one of the most vocal spoken word artists of this or any century and Tim Dahl, musician and general know it all.

The Lydian Spin Lydia Lunch

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.8 • 132 Ratings

A series of lively, deep and often hilarious interviews conducted by Lydia Lunch, one of the most vocal spoken word artists of this or any century and Tim Dahl, musician and general know it all.

    Poet Anne Waldman

    Poet Anne Waldman

    Acclaimed poet Anne Waldman has been a key figure in the Outrider experimental poetry community for over four decades. Her work, rooted in the Beat, New York School, and Black Mountain traditions, elevates feminist and activist themes through powerful performances. A prolific author with over 60 books, including Fast Speaking Woman and The Iovis Trilogy Waldman also co-founded the Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics at Naropa University.

    • 1 hr 7 min
    Producer and Musician Kramer

    Producer and Musician Kramer

    Kramer is a musician, composer, and record producer whose creative ideas can be found all over the American cultural landscape. He is known as the founder of the record label Shimmy-Disc. He was a member of  New York Gong, Shockabilly, Bongwater, and Dogbowl & Kramer, and has toured with Butthole Surfers, B.A.L.L., Ween, Half Japanese, and The Fugs. As a producer, Kramer's notable work includes collaborations with Galaxie 500, White Zombie, GWAR, Daniel Johnston, and Urge Overkill.

    • 1 hr
    Author Richard Cabut

    Author Richard Cabut

    Richard Cabut is an author, journalist, and musician. He is the author of the post-punk novel Looking for a Kiss, which has been adapted for the screen. Richard's journalism has been featured in prominent publications like The Guardian, Daily Telegraph, NME, and The Independent. He co-edited the anthology Punk is Dead: Modernity Killed Every Night and contributed to several other notable works. His short fiction and poetry have been published in various acclaimed books and magazines. Additionally, he played bass for the band Brigandage and co-wrote tracks for The Necessary Animals.

    • 1 hr 14 min
    Artist Marianna Simnett

    Artist Marianna Simnett

    Marianna Simnett is an artist and musician newly based in New York, known for her vivid and visceral explorations of the body as a site of transformation. Her psychologically charged works challenge both herself and the viewer, creating radical new worlds filled with untamed thoughts, strange tales, and desires. Her current work titled Winner is on view at the Hamburger Bahnhof, which the Berliner  called  "a campy love letter to the world’s most laddish sport(soccer) and its players"

    • 1 hr 3 min
    Episode 258 David Yow

    Episode 258 David Yow

     




    Hey have you heard the news? Jesus Lizard is back! They've dropped a new album and are hitting the road for a tour. To celebrate this exciting comeback, we're jumping on the Jesus Lizard bandwagon. So, we're bringing you a replay of our classic interview with the one and only David Yow.






     

    • 46 min
    Blondie Keyboardist Matt Katz-Bohen

    Blondie Keyboardist Matt Katz-Bohen

    Matt Katz-Bohen,  began playing piano at age 7, expanded his repertoire to include cello, violin, and guitar. An alumnus of New York City’s LaGuardia High School, he became the guitarist and Music Director for the drag queen rock troupe The Touchables, collaborating with notable artists like Jody Watley and Lady Miss Kier. Introduced to Debbie Harry at the Squeezebox party, Matt soon joined Blondie on keyboards for their 2008 world tour. As a co-writer of Blondie songs and a musical director for NYC’s Bowieball party, he has also written for RuPaul and toured with Boy George and Tony Bennett.

    • 59 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
132 Ratings

132 Ratings

Socialfit ,

Thank you

Lydia,
I’m truly loving the podcast. I love all of your artistic output from back in the Rollins, Bajema and of course the one and only Mr. Hubert Selby Jr days. Stay well and keep up the great work. Really love the writer episodes. Thank you.
-JST

My yoga review ,

Lydia for President!

One of the absolute best shows in the pod-verse and a great way to keep up with the evolution of the magnificent Lydia Lunch. When are you going to interview John Richey?

bardamac ,

Love Lydia!!

I’ve always loved Lydia’s music, poetry, art and films. Her guests have been interesting and funny. I especially loved Kid Congo Powers. The podcast has introduced me to many interesting artists.

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