Radio Waves daily blog by Two Dollar Radio indie book publisher


The Wire | Of Flesh and Fur by Duncan Barlow

A quote from Duncan Barlow's chapbook, Of Flesh and Fur (The Cupboard Pamphlet, 2016).

Of Flesh and Fur by Duncan Barlow (Cupboard Pamphlet, 2016)

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Posted by Eric Obenauf on 07 March, 2017 0 comments |
On the Dial | Climate Change Talks

Last Monday, Uncle Bernie and The Science Guy sat down via Facebook Live to discuss climate change.

Bill Nye & Bernie Sanders Climate Talks | Radio Waves

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Posted by Brett Gregory on 06 March, 2017 0 comments |
The Death-Rattle of Culture | 3/3/17

All the unnecessary things you need to know to steal the show at brunch this weekend.

Alec Baldwin Satire | Radio Waves 

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Posted by Brett Gregory on 03 March, 2017 0 comments |
Video Interview with J.D. Wilkes

This month sees the release of The Vine That Ate the South, the first novel by visual artist, filmmaker, musician, frontman of the Legendary Shack Shakers, and "one man Southern Renaissance" (according to Jello Biafra), J.D. Wilkes. Here's a video interview we conducted with Wilkes last summer at his home in Western Kentucky, regarding the origins of his novel, writing process, and what he hopes to accomplish with the work.

J.D. Wilkes, author of The Vine That Ate the South (Two Dollar Radio)

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Posted by Eric Obenauf on 02 March, 2017 0 comments |
Design of the Week | Hoof Hearted Brewing

The quirky (sometimes offensive) brewery is doing their damn thing. It's not  just the dank and hazy beer that makes them great, it's the branding (even if it is heavy on the 80s nostalgia).

Hoof Hearted Brewing | Radio Waves

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Posted by Brett Gregory on 01 March, 2017 0 comments |
The Wire | Werner Herzog on the Jungle

It's no secret we love Mr. Werner Herzog here at Two Dollar Radio. I recently came across this gem of a youtube video where Herzog gets emotional on describing the obscenity of the jungle.

Young Werner Herzog | Radio Waves

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Posted by Brett Gregory on 28 February, 2017 0 comments |
On the Dial | I Am Not Your Negro

Two weeks ago the Wexner Center for the Arts was the only theater in central Ohio to screen the new James Baldwin documentary, I Am Not Your Negro. The film was scheduled for showings Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. After each screening sold out, they added a screening on Sunday in the afternoon, and when that sold out, they added one in the early-evening. That screening sold out as well.

James Baldwin

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Posted by Eric Obenauf on 27 February, 2017 0 comments |
Excerpt from The Drop Edge of Yonder

Read an excerpt from Rudolph Wurlitzer's masterpiece, The Drop Edge of Yonder, soon to be back in print.

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Posted by Eric Obenauf on 23 February, 2017 0 comments |
Design of the Week | Vernon Florida

Vernon Florida (1981) is a documentary produced and directed by Errol Morris profiling various residents living within the panhandle town of Vernon, FL. It's pure, authentic gold.

Vernon, FL | Radio Waves

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Posted by Brett Gregory on 22 February, 2017 0 comments |
The Wire | Land Beast by Kate Wyer

Check out an excerpt from Kate Wyer's beautiful and tiny-but-mighty novella, Land Beast.

Land Beast | Radio Waves

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Posted by Brett Gregory on 21 February, 2017 0 comments |

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Two Dollar Radio is a family-run outfit founded in 2005 with the mission to reaffirm the cultural and artistic spirit of the publishing industry. We aim to do this by presenting bold works of literary merit, each book, individually and collectively, providing a sonic progression that we believe to be too loud to ignore. Check out the ABOUT US section to read more...

Radio Waves daily blog by Two Dollar Radio indie book publisher

Latest posts

  • The Death-Rattle of Culture | 3/24/17

    45 went after a 17-year-old's parody website, Trump Scratch Nothing is safe from the hands of hipsters An overdue library book was returned 75 years later. Late fees 👀 Short stories can be found in Paris vending machines for free. Kellyanne Conway rocks... Read more →

  • Design of the Week | Disorder Press

    Being an indie-pub can be a tough, but exponentially rewarding gig. I thought it would be nice to give a shoutout to the hot upcoming publisher on the scene, Disorder Press—a sibling owned literary press based out of New Orleans and... Read more →

  • The Wire | J.D. Wilkes on Paducah Life

    J.T. Crawford at Paducah Life Magazine recently did a feature on the Kentucky Colonel himself, J.D. Wilkes, in lieu of his debut novel The Vine Ate The South. Wilkes is full of poetry during the interview, including this unforgettable line: "It's... Read more →