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The Best of Midnight Voicejail Vol. 9: The Mr. 1​:​15 Album

by NCN

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    When you get the whole album, you get the 'Whatnot' Mix as a bonus item (Hidden track). You also get Picture cover Artwork and various relevant photographs of 1:15. In total, an equivalent of two albums.
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The Void 02:02
Kiss of God 08:42
The Shout 07:30


A look back at the Prohibition days of the 1980s in Silicon Valley, voice mail style. Various pieces from the Midnight Voicejail series having to do with sto-nerd extraordinaire, Mr. 1:15 (Al Newport). This is a psychedelic documentary about a social media network that sprung up on voice mail systems in the mid 1980s in Silicon Valley. This album includes the episode 'Jonesin' in its entirety which was reviewed favorably by San Jose Mercury News radio critic Brad Kava.

Total time for this program is just over 1 hour and 17 minutes.

The last track of this playlist (which it is cued to play automatically) is the 55 min. Complete Radio Edit of the program.

The equivalent of two albums, in all. Plus bonus items. Part of a 10-Part series.

For the Midnight Voicejail FAQ go to:

This program is meant to be listened to, and taken, as a whole work, artistic in nature. Subsequently, more derivative tracks are not available separately.

All derived and referenced material used herein is meticulously accredited and/or fragmented / transformed / re-contextualized, and/or remixed from its original form, and is used fairly as a cultural reference in the subtext, and artistic narrative, of this unique 'syntopical' arrangement.


released September 24, 2014

Al Newport (Mr. 1:15); Sony; Ronald Redball; The Bay Area Representative (BAR); Joe Sledgehammer; Mr. Chemist




The National Cynical Network San Jose, California

The National Cynical Network (NCN) is a long-running, SF Bay Area alternate programming media remix project. It originally consisted of a trio of SF Bay-Area based radio collage artists: Phineas Narco, Ronald Redball and Alexander T. Newport. NCN seeks to play *with* music , using sound, and video media samples in the process of media collage or 'mediage'. ... more

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