People have been picking locks since the invention of the chastity belt. Meet Mick Hanzlik, an associate member of the inner magic circle, an expert on the greatest escapologist ever to have lived and working in what he belives to be the second oldest profession of all time, locksmithing. We talk about the life and death of Houdini, how the authorities manage to pop in when you pop out and … [Read more...] about Episode 11 – Love Laughs At Locksmiths
Fancy a worldwide revolution of spirit? Meet Martin Pollecoff. In the 70's he sold enlightenment for £169. We talk about the myth of Castaneda, the secret of happiness and how enlightenment can get you laid, but might not make you happy. There has been a bit of a gap between this podcast and the last. I had never planned on a weekly release but the way things are going I may have to think about … [Read more...] about Episode 10 – Shamanism and other paths
I have been busy with house renovations and work stuff this week. In amongst the chaos I have managed to line up a couple of potential interviews that will require a bit or organisation, travel and a whole lot of luck. To keep you going this week I have recorded a special edition musical interlude. So I am just checking in really, to see if there is anyone out there. Also included in this weeks … [Read more...] about Episode 09 – A Musical Interlude.
Meet Colin, speed demon, propulsions engineer, record breaker. Colin and his team drove into the record books at over 300 miles per hour breaking the British land speed record in 1999. They are so bored waiting for someone to challenge it that they are planning to break it again. In the mean time he built an electric streamliner and also challenges the world electric land speed record. Two … [Read more...] about Episode 08 – Speed Demon
I just found out about a friends death. He was a great musician able to play anything you put infront of him. I am glad he managed to record some of his music for those left behind. Listen to the mp3 … [Read more...] about Episode 07 – Josh