Postcards from Gravelly Beach – Spoken word literature featuring counter-culture literary stalwarts from the Russians to the Beats – read by host Dave Thorvald Olson – along with original freeverse poetry, fiction and expository writing, with occasional rambling discourse and conversation, and often with eclectic original music.
Each episode is carefully homegrown – recorded spontaneously at some splendid locale and backed by an eclectic assortment of music.
Choogle on with Uncle Weed – Head out with Uncle Weed on cannabis-inspired adventures, spontaneous commentary and eclectic sounds from around the world.
Anecdotes and observations include: public policy, transportation, economics, architecture, entrepreneurship and cannabis culture and discourse about harm reduction, environment, international travel and foreign affairs.
Usually recorded on-the-go, Uncle Weed invites a wide smattering of curious pals and strangers into his hi-jinks and conversation.
Community Feasthouse – All manner of discourse from media interviews to various lectures and presentations. Topics include social web fu, creative culture, podcast making, DIY publishing, community cultivating, art making and related adventures.
Urban Vancouver – Cultural nuggets, festival documentation and other street sounds from Vancouver, Canada and beyond. Presented as found for archival purposes usually. Made for the future so listen along in the present.
Olympic Outsider – Dispatches from the ground at Vancouver 2010 at parties, games, events, concerts, protests, and beer gardens plus legacy content from Torino 2006 and SLC 2002. Host Dave Olson AKA Uncle Weed is an experienced Olympic pundit and pioneer of social media at Olympics since Nagano 1998.
Endless Goodness – From renegade documentaries, to literary musings, to lectures to social start-ups and students, and even some songs… everything audio made by Dave Thorvald Olson (aka uncleweed) is in one firehose for your convenience.
Out n About – Yup, it’s a vidcast featuring Uncle Weed on random sound-seeing adventures around Vancouver and international exploits spieling on with anecdotes and observations about communities, public policy, transportation, economics, architecture, entrepreneurship and enjoying herb.
Canucks Outsider – the original Canucks podcast brings irreverent analysis and witty insight as host Dave Thorvald offers updates and discourse on the National Hockey League’s Vancouver Canucks from a fan’s perspective. A long-time hockey aficionado and writer, Dave is often joined by the wise Dan Funboy or other outspoken guests. Shows are sometimes recorded in-game, sometimes at a local pub or on the porch after another win, but always with a beer in hand. A special hello to Canucks fans far and wide in foreign lands. (podcast now retired)