Chromium Switch webzine #3

December 6th, 2014

Back from the Shadows Again – it’s the “Chromium Switch” webzine, long-lost issue #3 – courtesy of Phil Fountain and Tom Gedwillo. Interviews with Phil Austin, “Zippy the Pinhead” creator Bill Griffith, and Firesign Theatre archivist and curator Taylor “Duke of Madness Motors” Jessen. Featuring an exclusive link to a video interview Read the rest of this entry »

Duke of Madness Motors on Dangerous Minds

March 19th, 2011

Peter Bergman and official Firesign archivist Taylor Jessen
talked about Duke of Madness Motors on Dangerous Minds:

Radio Free Oz podcasts now available!

May 3rd, 2010

Podcasts and RSS feed now available for Peter Bergman’s Radio Free Oz. First show is Earth Day! from April 22nd.

Chromium Switch :: The Firesign Theatre Magazine

March 27th, 2010

Fresh off the digital press, get your very own genuine handsome simulfax copy of “It’s Just This Little Chromium Switch Here.” Issue #2 features Firesign’s David Ossman and wife Judith Walcutt, MST3K creator Joel Hodgson, radio legend Shadoe Stevens, Dear Friend Glen Banks, Peter Bergman’s Radio Free Oz,
reviews from Whidbey Island and much more.

The Firesign Theatre to perform at The Theatre On The Square in Tacoma

January 15th, 2010

The Firesign Theatre, comedy’s legendary quartet, will appear at The Theatre On The Square in Tacoma, Washington, on Sunday, January 24th at 3:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.  Details here…

The Firesign Theatre to perform at the Kirkland Performance Center

January 15th, 2010

The Firesign Theatre, comedy’s legendary quartet, will appear at the Kirkland Performance Center in Kirkland, Washington, January 22 and 23, 2010 at 7:30 p.m.  Details here…

“Chromium Switch” The Firesign Theatre E-Magazine

December 13th, 2009

Tom Gedwillo and Phil Fountain are pleased to announce an exclusive Firesign publication. Featuring interviews, photos, letters to the editor, cartoons, and news.  A four-issue (1 year) subscription is just $20, or choose single issue ($5) or newsletter ($3). New subscribers will be automatically entered in a drawing for autographed Firesign Theatre items.  Premiere issue #1 features interviews with Phil Proctor and William Stout, excerpts from “the Edgar Letters,” and special content you’ll only find in “Chromium Switch.”

Travels with Porgie, Pt. II

October 12th, 2009

Chromium Switch correspondent/cartoonist Phil Fountain offers Part 2 of his April 2009 experience in Monterey, “Travels with Porgie – Stalking The Firesign Theatre,” complete with illustrations and photos.  This is in celebration of their upcoming shows “Forward into the Past (4 Nights in Hollywood)” at the Barnsdall Gallery Theatre, Oct. 14 to 17. – Now Online

August 15th, 2009

The launch of Tom Gedwillo’s latest Firesign Theatre project – – featuring discussion forums, chat room, and full search feature. A new place for all “Facebook Fireheads”

Firesign in Concert – October ’09

July 15th, 2009

The Firesign Theatre will be performing LIVE in Hollywood at the historic Barnsdall Gallery Theater….Wednesday, October 14 through Saturday, October 17, at 8pm. Ticket information is available here.