Follow the Firesigns to the Best Comedians You Don’t Know

I know what you’re thinking, “Here he goes again, prattling on and on about some obscure comedy group. I wish he would keep his Thorazine prescription up-to-date.” Well, go ahead and think what you will, I’m going to prattle. Hopefully,… Continue Reading


Travels With Porgie, Part II (Stalking the Firesign Theatre)

Author’s Note: As the de facto correspondent for the Firesign Theatre fan’s webzine, It’s Just This Little Chromium Switch Here, I was privileged to witness the troupe’s pre-performance preparations at the grand Golden State Theatre in Monterey, California in April… Continue Reading


Travels with Porgie – Visiting the Firesign Theatre on Cannery Row

By It’s Just This Little Chromium Switch Here correspondent Phil ‘Philbert’ Fountain When Firesign Theatre announced it would perform (one show only) in celebration of the 40th anniversary of its seminal recording, “Nick Danger, Third Eye,” I immediately contacted Chromium… Continue Reading