StarShipSofa No 183 Will McIntosh

April 6, 2011 by StarShipSofa

Coming Up

Fact: Tau Ceti Radio by David Bradshaw 03:09

Promo: Earth Girl by Fred Himbaugh 29:30

Short Story: Atom Drive by Charles Fontenay 33:25

Interview: Marc Zicree 01:12:35

Fact: TV/Film Workshop: 01:51:48

Main Fiction: Linkworlds by Will McIntosh 01:52:00

How To Run A Con: by Michael Swanwick 02:43:55

Narrators: Jim Philips, Dan Rabarts

Will McIntosh’s Soft Apocalypse

Links to all of Tau Ceti Radio:

Jeremy Messersmith’s website:

the book:

Off the Planet – Music, Sound and Science Fiction Cinema
ed. by Philip Hayward – 2004

specifically, Chapter 5:

Nostalgia, Masculinist Discourse and Authoritarianism in John Williams’
Scores for Star Wars and Close Encounters of the Third Kind – Neil Lerner

published by John Libbey Publishing – Eastleigh, UK
distributed in North America by Indiana University Press, Bloomington IN USA

the music:

J.S. Bach – Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565 – Toccata (performed by
Wolfgang Rubsam on the pipe organ) (Naxos 8.550184)

Ludvig van Beethoven – Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67 – Allegro con
brio(performed by Nicolaus Esterhazy Sinfonia(Budapest) (Naxos 8.550194)

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky – Fantasy-Overture: Romeo and Juliet (performed by
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Regimental Band of the Royal Artillery)
(Polygram-Elite 434 853-2)


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