The Johnny Unicorn Show
By The Johnny Unicorn Show
To listen to an audio podcast, mouse over the title and click Play. Open iTunes to download and subscribe to podcasts.
Seattle music artist Johnny Unicorn (of Johnny Unicorn and Zorznijor) invites you to sit down and listen to him talk about anything and everything. This is his spoken word outlet. Listen to this musician discover his voice through the medium of podcast!
||CleanEpisode 23 – Etymology with Naomi and Susie||In this episode, Johnny hangs out with Naomi and Susie, and reads a letter from Seattle songwriter, Micah Ellison, then Johnny makes them take an etymology quiz. download | iTunes | RSS | transcript Transcript: JOHNNY UNICORN: It||3/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 22 – Letter to Nora||In this episode, Johnny responds to Nora’s questions. Plus, the latest news and Untweeted Tweets! download | iTunes | RSS | transcript Transcript: Welcome to the Johnny Unicorn Show, my name is Johnny Unicorn, and you are listening t||3/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 21 – Leaving Facebook / Untweeted Tweets||In this episode, after a six month podcasting hiatus, Johnny tries out a new format, provides an explanation for all but leaving social media, showcases some new music, and reads some Untweeted Tweets. download | iTunes | RSS | transcript||2/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 20 – Zorznijor the Show?||Johnny Unicorn’s other project, Zorznijor, decides to put on a show! Hear the band discuss their progress after the first two rehearsals! Featuring: Chris Barrios – drums, vocal Naomi Adele Smith – keys, vocal download | iTunes ||8/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 19 – World Motern Day Extravaganza!||In this episode, I travel to the other side of the United States to witness a performance by the world’s most prolific songwriter, Matt Farley. Matt Farley is the proprieter of Motern Media and has written over 18,000 songs, has made a bunch of mov||6/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 18 – Extremely Jesse Mercury||(photo from 2013) In this episode, I sit down and converse with my good friend Jesse Mercury. He is a sci-fi fan, sci-fi musician, and sci-fi podcaster, and all around great person. Listen to us talk about our innermost feelings: download | iTunes &||5/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 17 – Conversation with Daniel O’Connell||In this episode of the Johnny Unicorn Show, I sit down with Seattle comedian, cafe owner, and upcoming rapper Daniel O’Connell. We had a fun evening of talking, and I think you’ll really like it. That song you hear at the end is by Daniel O&#||5/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 16 – Nora and Johnny Embark on Psychedelic Expedition!||When I was busy troubleshooting the problems with my recording setup in preparation for my conversation with Nora the Janitor (as documented in episodes 14 and 15), Nora’s recording machine in North Dakota was recording. I took that raw voice track||4/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 15 – Conversation With Nora! Part 2: Other Difficulties||In this episode, I continue sitting down with Bismarck’s own Nora the Janitor, of the bands Nora and the Janitors, Citizen Scientist, Tall Girlfriend, and many more. Nora also hosts the Prairie Goth podcast. This conversation gets even REALER, so||3/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 14 – Conversation With Nora! Part 1: Technical Difficulties||In this episode, I sit down with Bismarck’s own Nora the Janitor, of the bands Nora and the Janitors, Citizen Scientist, Tall Girlfriend, and many more. Nora also hosts the Prairie Goth podcast. For a large part of this lengthy dialogue, we simply||3/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 13 – Johnny Unicorn Cleans His Room!||In this exciting episode of the Johnny Unicorn Show, I motivate myself to clean my room by talking to my podcast listeners as I do it. Does that sound exciting? Does it sound boring? Either way, I’m sure you’ll be right as you join me in clea||3/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 12 – Zorznijor – “Hoser Instrumental Archive” Complete Analysis||In episode 12 of the Johnny Unicorn Show, you’ll get a song by song analysis of the most under-rated pre-amateur triple demo album of 2016! Hear behind-the-scenes stories! Get the inside info on the 21st century’s most hard-to-categorize arti||2/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 11 – Jeff Salamander and Johnny Unicorn Listen to Lady Gaga!||In this very exciting episode, I sit down with local singer/socialite Jeff Salamander, and we put on the bold new masterpiece from the queen of outlandishness herself, Lady Gaga. “Joanne,” in typical fourth-album fashion marks a departure for||2/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 10 – Amateur Journalism: The Anti-Trump Protests In Seattle||I had the pleasure of attending two Seattle protests the weekend of Donald Trump’s inauguration. On this episode I talk about it, and share with you the audio I recorded there. I’ve never done anything journalistic before. I don’t even||1/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 9 – Daniel Desrosiers! And surprise guests, Jeff and Naomi!||I was walking around the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Seattle, trying to find a quiet coffeeshop. Having failed at that project, I texted Daniel Timothy Desrosiers of the band His Many Colored Fruit to see if he was available for a podcast session. He w||1/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 8 – 2016, the Year of Zorznijor||Hello! Let me tell you about my momentous year of 2016. In 2016 I did so much stuff that I had a hard time remembering all of it. This podcast episode is my attempt at recounting every artistic thing I did in the year 2016. Also, I give you a sneak peak||1/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 7 – Johnny Unicorn reviews Jimi Hendrix Park||Today’s podcast will take you on a walk in the park — Jimi Hendrix Park, that is! Come along and listen as Johnny puts this park to the test! Jimi Hendrix Park is located in Seattle, WA. download | iTunes | RSS||12/28/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 6 – Johnny Unicorn Goes Jogging!||In the interest of keeping this podcast new and fresh every episode, I’ve come up with a new and fresh way to do the show. While jogging! You’ve NEVER heard a podcast like this. I went jogging, and recorded the whole thing. It is completely u||12/4/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 5 – Johnny Unicorn Reads Fan Mail!||I’m very blessed to have so many fans writing in to tell me what they think. Very positive! Hear for yourself: download | iTunes | RSS||11/24/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 4 – Casual Conversation With My Brother About Aesthetics||I return with my brother for a second episode to discuss mainly music. Music we like, music other people like, music we make. Also, philosophy: download | iTunes | RSS Topics discussed: Gwar Wilho Elo the Cure Jacques Ranciere (the Politics of||11/17/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 3 – A Casual Conversation With My Brother About Politics||We talk about the recent election of that guy who gets power from people saying his name. Plus, we talk about a million other things. This is my first time doing something like this (talking to another person on a podcast without that other person being||11/17/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 2 – Hat of Questions Live||On October 16th, 2016, Johnny Unicorn moderated a Q&A panel in the Mabel Valley living room, right outside his bedroom door, immediately after some wonderful musical performances. The panelists were Micah Jerome Ellison, Jeff Salamander, Daniel Desro||10/24/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 1 – Reading lyrics||What a momentous occasion! For the first episode of the Johnny Unicorn Show, your host brings you on a dark, perilous journey through the deepest, smelliest caves of his twisted mind. You’ll hear the tortured soul of Johnny Unicorn spilling out all||10/21/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
It's the Johnny Unicorn Show...
Where do I even start.... Johnny Unicorn is a muscial genius, how 'bout that? If you're a fan of music along the lines of They Might Be Giants, you might very well appreciate his music.
This tends to translate to his podcast. Subjects talked about are simlpe, yet profound at the same time.
Long - short... I highly recommend this podcast.