15 March 2019 Show 191 Use this direct link if the web player does not work http://live.canstream.co.uk:8000/sourcefm.mp3 Join the chat room to talk via the [droid] and join-in http://webirc.synirc.net/?channels=15_Percent_Extra https://cgiirc.synirc.net/?chan=%2315_Percent_Extra irc.synirc.net #15_Percent_Extra SSL 6697 irc://irc.synirc.net:6697/15_Percent_Extra Phone us live (01326) 219020 …
"Let the nerds take over !"
Taking in a world-wide view from a local perspective
Bucky and Doctor Flay disassemble then kick around the weeks technology, science, IT and security news, including any related Law and Politics stories.
Both presenters have a background in electrical and mechanical engineering, and use “bar-room philosophy” to kick the stories into context for both the tech-novice and IT-nerds.
Bucky is the energy and engineering nerd with many years of experience in renewable energy, and Doc is the IT and security nerd with many years of working in various IT sectors.
Both are keen custom content creators for the gaming world, though mostly for the Unreal engine games.
Musicaly the show is very loose, playing anything from Mongolian throat music and electro dance-floor fillers, to fine classical and old hardware being misused. The songs are often chosen to underscore or illustrate the topic of discussion.
Requests for music can be submitted before or during the show, and the Doc will usually hunt for a cover, remix or mashup.
Bucky brings his love of classical music, jazz, rock and bad puns, but these days has become a metal-mad-monster.
Doctor Flay brings his entire digital music collection, all 200+ GB of random folk, blues, classical, rock, metal, mashups, and remixes, including the archive of his defunct record label “Fishy Business”.
The listeners contribute live with their own words of wisdom or abuse via the voice of the cranky robot connected to the network.
Show notes are also posted on the facebook group page
Join the live chat room and Direct Message the Droid
Server: irc.synirc.net (SSL Port 6697)
Click and pick a user name.
Recent news from 15% Extra
https://www.mixcloud.com/drflay/15-extra-show-190-the-source-fm-8-march-2019/ RIP Keith Flint at the age 49 Jan-Michael Vincent, star of Airwolf and The Winds of War, dies last month at 74 Magenta Divine 61 30 years later, Berners-Lee sees mission to fix internet’s ills https://phys.org/news/2019-03-years-berners-lee-mission-internet-ills.html FBI boss: Never …
Just a quickie to say thank you for keeping us entertained on our (rainy) holiday in Falmouth. We really enjoyed the variety of music on your radio station and loved hearing all the local voices.Jamie
Just wanted to say what a lovely surprise it was on Monday morning when I first discovered your channel on my tablet. I am an artist and I love to have music and humour playing in my studio. The programme that I discovered was called the Monday Morning Comedy Collective with a presenter called Colin Leggo . A lovely lively entertaining programme with lots of humour and a good variety of music. I think a big strength of the programme is the warm personality and the professional style of the presenter. Colin Leggo was often using funny voices which I found really funny but he also encouraged the listeners to contribute to the programme. He was also interviewing a comedian which was interesting and entertaining. I will definitely catch the Colin Leggo show again and explore the other Source programmes.David Hosking
The music selections are fun, interesting and most important she makes it rock! Love Val's brash, fun, whimsical off the cuff commentaries. keep it coming! Two music fans from California. Big thank you to SourceFM :)Yyvette, California