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This Thursday, Sept. 17th, we’re bringing a new show for one night only to the NerdMelt Showroom at Meltdown Comics in Hollywood. Catch our show in a brand-new format, enjoy an opening act from stand-up Paul Cibis, and watch the world premiere of our newest video, “From the Diary of Charles Darwin.” It’s going to be a full night of mind-expanding entertainment, and we couldn’t be more excited to be playing NerdMelt for the first time. See you there!

In which we celebrate the letter Y, purity rings, and Jane Austen.

With performances by Will Greenberg, Martha Marion, Frank Smith, Ryan Harrison, Jen Burton, Dan Oster, Lauren Flans, Dylan Ris, Mikey Wells, Brenton Kossack, Rich Ramberg, and Dave McKeever. Written by Martha Marion, Frank Smith, Ryan Harrison, Lauren Flans, Dylan Ris, Rich Ramberg and Mikey Wells. Directed by Martha Marion. Produced by Dave McKeever.

In which he learn about Kevin Spacey’s, Helen Mirren’s, and Ed Begley Jr.’s deepest secrets. 

Performances by Will Greenberg, Ryan Harrison, Lauren Flans, Frank Smith, Jen Burton, Dan Mahoney, Dan Oster, Martha Marion, Mikey Wells, Dylan Ris, Brenton Kossak and Rich Ramberg. Words by Dan Oster, Frank Smith, Ryan Flans and Dylan Ris. Directed by Dan Oster. Produced by Mikey Wells, Dylan Ris, and Dave McKeever.

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In which you take a terrifying journey to the Other Side on your favorite theme park ride.

Featuring the performances of Dan Oster, Jen Burton, Martha Marion, Lauren Flans, Frank Smith, Ryan Harrison, Monica Miklas, Mikey Wells, Dylan Ris, Rich Ramberg, and Brenton Kossak. Produced by Dave McKeever. Directed by Lauren Ludwig. Music Direction by Dylan Ris. Words and music by Frank Smith, Ryan Harrison, Lauren Ludwig, Dan Oster, Rich Ramberg, Mikey Wells, and Dylan Ris.

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In which we plan a heist, interrogate a witness, and meet a cop who does things his own way.

Featuring the voices and musical performances of Will Greenberg, Dan Oster, Martha Marion, Jen Burton, Ryan Harrison, Lauren Flans, Dan Mahoney, Frank Smith, Mikey Wells, Rich Ramberg, Dylan Ris, and Brenton Kossak. Special guest performances by Galloway Allbright, Victor Mazzone, and Gianna Massi. "Black Mamba" performed by Martha Marion. Produced by Dave McKeever. Directed by Ryan Harrison. Musical Direction by Mikey Wells. Words and music by Frank Smith, Ryan Harrison, Dylan Ris, Dan Oster, Rich Ramberg, and Michael Wells.



Watch a full video of our latest all-new show!  This Science & Technology themed episode was recorded live at KPCC’s Crawford Family Forum during an encore performance Saturday night.

In which Rand LeBeau (Dan Oster) subs in for Jupiter Jack, we buy a new TV, and get to know Charles Darwin (Frank Smith).

Featuring performances by Dan Oster, Jen Burton, Lauren Flans, Dan Mahoney, Frank Smith, Ryan Harrison, Dave McKeever, Dylan Ris, Rich Ramberg, Brenton Kossak, and Mikey Wells. Words and music by Frank Smith, Dan Oster, Lauren Ludwig, Ryan Harrison, Dylan Ris and Rich Ramberg. Music Direction by Dylan Ris. Directed by Martha Marion, Frank Smith, and Lauren Ludwig. Produced by Dave McKeever. 

Sketches and songs recorded live at Cafe-Club Fais Do-Do.

In which Jack (Will Greenberg) meets a weirdo at the DMV (Brock Wilbur), gets a smog check from his favorite mechanic (Jen Burton), and discusses the perils of the 405.

Featuring the performances of Will Greenberg, Dave McKeever, Jen Burton, Dan Oster, Dan Mahoney, Frank Smith, Ryan Harrison, Mikey Wells, Dylan Ris, Rich Ramberg, Jasmin Guevara, Brenton Kossak, and Lauren Ludwig. Special guest performance by Brock Wilbur. Produced by Dave McKeever. Directed by Lauren Ludwig & Frank Smith. Music Direction by Dylan Ris. Words and music by Frank Smith, Ryan Harrison, Lauren Ludwig, Rich Ramberg, Mikey Wells, and Dylan Ris.

Thomas Dolby, not a real scientist


David Bowie, not a real scientist


Sting, not a real scientist


Gene Simmons, not a real scientist


Debbie Gibson, not a real scientist


Jonathan Coulton, not a real scientist (though he is a former computer programmer)


Alice Cooper, not a real scientist


Dylan Ris, not a real scientist

Musicians pretending to be scientists: it’s a noble tradition, and this weekend Lost Moon Radio is pleased to be a part of it.



Backstage Saturday night before the show.  Gettin’ ready for some science.  Photo by Brenton Kossak.

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