Third Eye Weekly

Premiere DateMar 13, 2014
Categories Media Talk
00:00 Welcome to Episode 96: Co op Week!
01:42 Matt and Jen with the week on BTR, today's guests, and the first decent weekend in the northeast since we can remember
07:59 Two Headed Boy/The Fool Neutral Milk Hotel
14:09 Latin Worldwide with DJ Don Jose, only on BTR!
14:24 Interview with Alex Norman of, Part 1
18:08 Matt and Jen with the week in independent media
23:00 Torches Together mewithoutYOU
26:37 God Bless Weirdmerica with DJ Madalyn, Wednesdays on BTR!
26:55 Interview with Alex Norman of, Part 2
33:31 Matt and Jen with your promotional air raid!
34:10 Light a Candle for the Earth Wolfy Green
35:15 Interview with DJ Molly about the Veronica Mars movie, Part 1
40:00 Matt and Jen with the week in underreported news in the mainstream media
44:32 Universal Mind Nite Jewel
46:40 Interview with DJ Molly about the Veronica Mars movie, Part 2
51:41 New Country The Walkmen
55:06 Matt and Jen with a preview of next week's show
55:57 Enough is Enough Merleen Akinyi
57:05 Finish

Welcome to Third Eye Weekly — a podcast hosted by BTR’s Matthew DeMello and Jennifer Smith for under-reported news, the spoken word, and radical conversation to keep you informed.

On today’s show, Alex Norman of joins us to talk about the development of his social media platform crafted specifically for to help neighbors in a shared space to communicate

And later, DJ Molly Freeman of the Hash podcast on BTR joins us to talk about the Veronica Mars movie Kickstarter campaign, which is getting the last laugh now that the film is set to debut this coming weekend.

This week’s spoken word segments feature the talents of Wolfy Green and Merleen Akinyi.

As always, don’t forget to check out our Tumblr and Twitter accounts, for the latest in independent media and under-reported news.

The Week in Independent Media:

“Army’s top sex assault prosecutor suspended after assault allegation” (Mar 6, Stars and Stripes)

“The Scary New Evidence on BPA-Free Plastics” (Mar 3, Mother Jones)

Toxicity Evalutation of Bisphenol A Administered by Gavage to Sprague Dawley Rats From Gestation Day 6 Through Postnatal Day 90 (Nov 15, 2013, Oxford Journals)

“Judges tapped ex-president Nicolas Sarkozy’s phones” (Mar 7, The Times of India)

“Nicolas Sarkozy ‘had his phone tapped by judges investigating Muammar Gaddafi link'” (Mar 7, The Independent)

“Congo warlord Katanga convicted at International Criminal Court” (Mar 3, euronews)

“Egypt ban on Hamas could lead to ‘Israeli attack on Gaza'” (Mar 3, Ma’an News Agency)

“Taliban says groups outside TTP could be involved in Islamabad attack” (Mar 3, The News)

The Week in Underreported News in the Mainstream Media:

“Senate rejects Obama appointment of Debo Adegbile to top civil rights post” (Mar 5, The Washington Post)

“Cummings accepts Issa apology for dust-up at hearing” (Mar 7, USA Today)

“US Supreme Court declines immigration cases” (Mar 3, Reuters)

“3 more arrested in train station attack, Chinese officials say” (Mar 3, The Washington Post)

“A Gadhafi son is extradited to Libya” (Mar 6, Associated Press/The Washington Post)

“Gold, oil rise as Ukraine tensions spur safety bids” (Mar 3, Reuters)

Without further ado …

The Playlist!

The Music!

Neutral Milk Hotel
(Official Aeroplane Over the Sea cover art)

(Official Catch for Us the Foxes cover art)
March 13 – The New Brookland Tavern – West Columbia, SC

Nite Jewel
(Official Good Evening cover art)

Zach Schepis and Lisa Autz have co-hosted BTR's Third Eye Weekly podcast since November 2014. Learn more about Zach and Lisa.