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The Lion in Tweed is a professor of economics who plays folk music on the side. He is also a lion.



Last Build Date: Sat, 19 Mar 2011 03:00:36 GMT

 



Episode Eight of the Lion in Tweed: The Lion in Tweed and Half Dollar play Jeff Tweedy songs and discuss Aumann and Meyerson on Peak's Island in Casco Bay

Wed Sep 28 22:20:41 EDT 2011

The Lion in Tweed and Half Dollar met up for a long weekend on an island. They're old college friends: they were both first-years in Barrows at Oberlin College back in '94. They talk about math and game theory and play some alt country and Americana tunes on banjo and harmonica. There are foghorns and oceans and crickets and a plane and Dark & Stormys.


Media Files:
http://thelionintweed.com/podcasteps/TheLionInTweed8.mp3




Episode Seven of the Lion in Tweed: The Lion in Tweed and Mutton Red at Live at Peacemaker's Stage, playing a song by Buffy Sainte-Marie. [REMIXED]

Sun Aug 28 16:16:07 EDT 2011

The Lion in Tweed and Mutton Red perform on Peacekeeper's Stage and tell the story of how they met. It's over a song by Buffy Sainte-Marie, it turns out. This episode has been remixed by Charles Weiselberg.


Media Files:
http://thelionintweed.com/podcasteps/TheLionInTweed7-remixed.mp3




Episode Seven of the Lion in Tweed: The Lion in Tweed and Mutton Red at Live at Peacemaker's Stage, playing a song by Buffy Sainte-Marie.

Sun Aug 14 21:32:37 EDT 2011

The Lion in Tweed and Mutton Red perform on Peacekeeper's Stage and tell the story of how they met. It's over a song by Buffy Sainte-Marie, it turns out.


Media Files:
http://thelionintweed.com/podcasteps/TheLionInTweed7.mp3




Episode Six of the Lion in Tweed: Kitty, Supper, and the Lion in Tweed start a bonfire with a Tinderconk and a song by Blind Willie Johnson

Tue Jul 12 17:39:25 EDT 2011

Supper, Kitty, and the Lion in Tweed decide to start a campfire on the plateau where they have escaped the rising water below, and Kitty suggests an unorthodox way of helping the fire along.


Media Files:
http://thelionintweed.com/podcasteps/TheLionInTweed6.mp3




The Lion in Tweed and Mutton Red plan for a show on Peacemaker's Stage and play a song by Ry Cooder

Mon Jun 20 21:37:00 EDT 2011

The Lion in Tweed and Mutton Red plan a musical event: a live show at Peacemaker's Stage on July the Thirtieth. That's a Saturday. They sing a song about a red cat and his hobo friends, originally performed by same.


Media Files:
http://thelionintweed.com/podcasteps/TheLionInTweed5.mp3




Episode 4: People Come and People Go on Gorgeous Washington Street in front of Orion Beauty and Balance

Thu May 26 22:57:36 EDT 2011

Gorgeous Washington Street had a sign on either end that clearly identified itself as `Gorgeous.' The Lion used its official name at every opportunity.


Media Files:
http://thelionintweed.com/podcasteps/TheLionInTweed4.mp3




Episode Three of the Lion in Tweed: Good Friday Night by the Chenengo, Waiting for Ken Nordine.

Tue May 3 23:20:51 EDT 2011

It was 10 O'Clock by the Chenengo River, and it was cold. The wind played with his hair, and he stuffed his paws into his pockets.


Media Files:
http://thelionintweed.com/podcasteps/TheLionInTweed3.mp3




The Lion in Tweed Episode Two: From Lombard Street to Sausalito, with a bit by Bill Cosby

Wed Apr 13 20:33:50 EDT 2011

In which the lion travels from Lombard Street on the sixth floor to Sausalito. He thinks about seafood and a song he wrote that includes the line "Took the first road out of 'Frisco." He'd heard that San Francisco residents hated that shortening of their city name.


Media Files:
http://thelionintweed.com/podcasteps/TheLionInTweed2.mp3




Episode One: The Lion in Tweed plays at the Eastern Economics Association Annual Meetings for an Audience which includes Paul Krugman

Sat, 19 Mar 2011 03:00:36 GMT

In this episode, the lion in tweed travels to the city where, if you make it there, you can make it anywhere. Does he 'make it?' Hard to say.


Media Files:
http://thelionintweed.com/podcasteps/TheLionInTweed1.mp3