21I – Popping the Clutch with John Butler

In studio notes by Garon Cockrell
Editing and additional notes by Darryl Asher


00 – Hello! Indeed! Welcome in! Jimmy’s earphones are not working right. 11 years in! We aren’t starting over.

Check those mics!

The buzz is back!

Talking lights.

Jimmy isn’t Tesla or Alexander Graham Bell.

Talking Melon use for head.

How can we fix the buzz? No one can hear it.

No one has heard it apparently.

John Butler is coming in in a bit!

Too many sweets last week, this week we got nothing!

Talking faxing.

05 – Jimmy had a fax machine specifically for fantasy baseball scores. One fax a week.


Talking albums

10 – Talking Janet.

Hair talk! I fix my hair.

Jimmy wonders how he isn’t gay.

20 – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Onyx_(hip_hop_group)

25 – Haircut talk!


40 – Meatloaf talk.


Handsome Devil on Netflix!

45 – 10 Black Girls get Bent Over and Boned. A porn Jimmy stumbled across on the Spectrum guide.


Celebrating Columbus Day discussion.

Talking the size of Ireland.

Talking Indiana Jones movies.

50 – Mr. Mojo Risin – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/L.A._Woman_(song)

Talking The Doors and George Thorogood.

Pretentious? Is poetry pretentious?

John chimes in on Poetry. He calls it calming.


John Butler does not like The Beatles!

We’ll be back!

We’re back!


Indiana Jones talk.


55 – Back to my hair!

Jimmy’s got a headache situation.

60 – Gerald’s Game talk.

River Phoenix/Stand By Me talk.

Jeremy Renner talk.

Poison Chalice?!

1h5m – Novelizations and Vietnam.

Janis Ian!

Daver Vs Steve Albini?!

1h10m – John revisiting Rickie Lee Jones.

Jimmy got an Ilios update. Some kind of filter update.

Oliver invented a game. He is going to “focus group” his game. Eliot tells Jimmy to let him know they are “playtesting”

Eliot is working at Indiecade this week. It’s in Korea Town.


John had a Daewoo. He rued the Daewoo. The clutch burned out in the fast lane of the 405 and it started rolling downhill.

John talks about when he bought the car.


Eliot’s word is Enrique Iglesias.

1h15m – Enrique talk.

Julio talk.

1h20m – Paul Simon talk.

Matt’s I word is Jason Isbell.

Talking spooky display names on Twitter!

Jimmy tells a Jimmy Dore story about giving cash to someone so they can use their credit card.

1h25m – John’s locking in with Chris Isaac!

Matt’s noodling on the guitar.

Talking Tom Petty and Jimmy getting slightly choked up talking about it yesterday.

Gerald’s Game again.

Training Mate – http://trainingmatela.com/studio-city/

Jimmy gets ready to announce his I word.

No winner?

Vanilla Ice does not count!

Huge debate on name rules.

1h35m – No one said Billy Idol!


1h40m – Shoe store talk.

Outlet talk.

Julio Iglesias! No winner! John had it and changed.

1h45m – Hamilton talk!

Age going to the movies alone.

We’re finally talking about the Beatles and John’s hatred of them.

He doesn’t understand why The Beatles are THE band and other bands are not. Why aren’t they (bands like New Order, Hermin’s Hermits, etc) in the conversation.

1h50m – Talking more about The Beatles and how they should be put away now.

Jimmy talks about listening to The Doors at 12 and “Getting it.”

1h55m – Handsome Devil! On Netflix! Andrew Scott! I love it!

Talking the C-word!

Thanks John!

Positive energy!

My pleasure,

Garon/The C-Man/The Beast/Mush Mouth Shy Guy/The Notekeeper/Lazy Queen/Sloth/Mumbles