Archive for the ‘Waiting for the Electrician’ Category

Duke of Madness Motors on Dangerous Minds

19 March, 2011

Peter Bergman and official Firesign archivist Taylor Jessen talked about Duke of Madness Motors on Dangerous Minds:


Radio Free Oz podcasts now available!

3 May, 2010

Podcasts and RSS feed now available for Peter Bergman’s Radio Free Oz. First show is Earth Day! from April 22nd.

Chromium Switch :: The Firesign Theatre Magazine

27 March, 2010

Fresh off the digital press, get your very own genuine handsome simulfax copy of “It’s Just This Little Chromium Switch Here.” Issue #2 features Firesign’s David Ossman and wife Judith Walcutt, MST3K creator Joel Hodgson, radio legend Shadoe Stevens, Dear Friend Glen Banks, Peter Bergman’s Radio Free Oz, reviews from Whidbey Island and much more.

The Firesign Theatre to perform at the Kirkland Performance Center

15 January, 2010

The Firesign Theatre, comedy’s legendary quartet, will appear at the Kirkland Performance Center in Kirkland, Washington, January 22 and 23, 2010 at 7:30 p.m.  Details here…

“Chromium Switch” The Firesign Theatre E-Magazine

13 December, 2009

Tom Gedwillo and Phil Fountain are pleased to announce an exclusive Firesign publication. Featuring interviews, photos, letters to the editor, cartoons, and news.  A four-issue (1 year) subscription is just $20, or choose single issue ($5) or newsletter ($3). New subscribers will be automatically entered in a drawing for autographed Firesign Theatre items.  Premiere issue #1 features interviews with Phil Proctor and William Stout, excerpts from “the Edgar Letters,” and special content you’ll only find in “Chromium Switch.”

Firesign in Concert – October ’09

15 July, 2009

The Firesign Theatre will be performing LIVE in Hollywood at the historic Barnsdall Gallery Theater….Wednesday, October 14 through Saturday, October 17, at 8pm. Ticket information is available here.

Travels with Porgie

28 June, 2009
TFT aficionado, Firehead and Chromium Switch correspondent/cartoonist Phil Fountain writes of his weekend in Monterey with the amusing and insightful “Travels with Porgie” – the first of 2 parts.

Monterey Concert

2 May, 2009

The Firesign Theatre had an outstanding performance on April 24, 2009 at the Golden State Theatre in Monterey, California, celebrating Nick Danger’s 40th birthday! Thanks to Phil Fountain for the photo at Chromium Switch. Also check out Bob Hardy’s website with Monterey pictures, and photos from my Firesign group at Facebook.

New Philbert Cartoon, #5 In A Series

4 April, 2009

To whet your appetite for the April 24th Firesign show, here’s a brand new Philbert cartoon, exclusively for Chromium Switch.


1 March, 2009

Announcing the first collaborative encyclopedia about The Firesign Theatre: WikiRococo. This has a simpler interface than Wikipedia, but uses the same principle of public editing and discussion. It’s a “work in progress” and will depend on the input of Firesign fans and friends. Please register at this site and check out the many categories available for editing. Read the “Users Help” section and test your formatting in The Sandbox.