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Broadcasting from the Mojave Wilderness in Joshua Tree, Desert Oracle Radio is a weekly road trip through the weird American desert from the publisher of Desert Oracle, the acclaimed field guide to our western arid lands.

Broadcasting from the Mojave Wilderness in Joshua Tree, Desert Oracle Radio is a weekly road trip through the weird American desert from the publisher of Desert Oracle, the acclaimed field guide to our western arid lands.
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United States

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Broadcasting from the Mojave Wilderness in Joshua Tree, Desert Oracle Radio is a weekly road trip through the weird American desert from the publisher of Desert Oracle, the acclaimed field guide to our western arid lands.

Language:

English

Contact:

7609207099


Episodes

#041: Culmination of the Pleiades

11/9/2018
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Many wonders over the desert skies—both known and unknown—give reason to be out on cool autumn nights, celebrating rituals.

Duration:00:27:59

#040: Welcome To Dirt-Pile City

10/26/2018
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We are still digging out from the Great Hi-Desert Deluge of October 2018. In fact, officials at Joshua Tree Town Hall are considering renaming the village "Dirt-Pile City," in honor of the scenic and massive dirt piles piled alongside every road, as the bulldozers and earth-movers work all day every day to try to patch the hundreds of miles of gullies and ditches and death holes created by the violent storm.

Duration:00:28:00

#039: Lost Cities of the Desert Giants

10/19/2018
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Secret civilizations beneath the Panamint Mountains, strange tales of ancient giants and the sky-ships of the the Hav-Musuvs.

Duration:00:28:00

#038 The Horror of Solar Lodge

9/28/2018
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Here, in the desert far from prying eyes, the members of the Solar Lodge were building their Ark of the Covenant.

Duration:00:27:59

#037: Lycanthropes of the West

9/21/2018
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Werebears and skinwalkers and other creatures of our haunted lands. With Jeremy Corbell, director of the new documentary Hunt for the Skinwalker.

Duration:00:28:00

#036: Mystery of the Desert

9/14/2018
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These strange experiences upon the deserts should be studied with an open heart and an open mind, because these events contain a code.

Duration:00:28:00

On-air promo #002A

9/12/2018
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Season 2 begins Friday night, 09/14/2018.

Duration:00:00:29

#035: A Voice Crying In the Wilderness

6/22/2018
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Joshua Tree has gone from turkey farmers to elaborately costumed weekenders, but the Old Testament view of the desert always comes true again.

Duration:00:28:00

#034: Death Valley Days

6/8/2018
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We do some hard traveling over the Mojave looking for that sweet shortcut to the Land of Milk & Honey. There may be some hardscrabble miners chasing little space aliens from a crashed UFO, knowing the way things go out here.

Duration:00:28:00

#033: High Desert Death

5/25/2018
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Murder and madness and an estimate of the situation during this merry month of May.

Duration:00:28:00

#032: Strange Circles & Mysterious Tracks

5/11/2018
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People are finding all kinds of strange things on the desert ground: huge sandy circles in the Great Basin, weird three-clawed footprints in the Mojave ....

Duration:00:28:00

#031: Lonesome Cowboys

5/4/2018
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What was Andy Warhol doing up in the High Desert north of Tucson, at a dude ranch? Also: Brendan Maze calls in from one of his investment properties in Victorville, where tumbleweed drifts have surrounded the development.

Duration:00:28:00

#030: Happy Snakesgiving!

4/27/2018
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Tonight we come to you live from the Palm Springs Art Museum, where we celebrate the good times, the cooler times, and the 11 days of Desert Springtime that end with the celebration of Snakesgiving.

Duration:00:27:59

#029: The Lost Kingdom of Nye

4/20/2018
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Sure is busy this week. Apparently there's a music festival down in the Low Desert. And: We remember the late, great Art Bell.

Duration:00:28:00

#028: Coyotes In Springtime

4/6/2018
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Springtime in the desert and all the creatures are awake. Plus: We talk UFOs with Jeremy Corbell on a cold night in Pioneertown.

Duration:00:28:00

#027: Kelbaker Road

3/30/2018
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Been too long since we got on the road. We are going to get on the road: Twentynine Palms Highway, Adobe Road, Amboy Road, Kelbaker Road, Route 66. Let's go. Get in the car.

Duration:00:28:00

#026: From a Desert Trailer

3/23/2018
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It's a cold and windy night on the Mojave, and we're up in Flamingo Heights at the Outpost Projects/Curate Joshua Tree art show, "Found!" But what have we found? A lot of trouble in the desert preserve. RedBlueBlackSilver makes his live soundscapes and Brendan Maze invites himself to the program, along with questionable plans for the conservation area.

Duration:00:27:59

#025: UFOs and the Jungian Desert

3/16/2018
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What's going on over the desert? Why is everybody going nuts about UFOs again, anyway?

Duration:00:28:00

#024: La Llorona

3/16/2018
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Who's that glowing lady by the irrigation canal? And why is she wailing in the night?

Duration:00:28:00