Fakeways: Manhattan Folk
An Audio Investigation by Momus


1. Theme Music
2. Flier: Snippets Of Interviews
3. Theme Music (Some More)
4. Conversation Between Momus and Sinclair Scientific, the robot anthropologist
5. The Introduction To Rhymes With Adventure by International Fiction
6. Introducing Miss Mono Trona
7. Mono Sings About the Birth Of A Superbeing
8. Conversation between Momus and Sinclair: What is Gavin Brown's Enterprise?
9. Introducing Mr Casey Spooner, Fischerspooner
10. Casey Spooner In Conversation at Gavin Brown's Enterprise
11. Fischerspooner excerpt: Invisible
12. Introducing Mr Steve Lafreniere, Index Magazine
13. Steve Lafreniere In Conversation at the Chelsea, New York studio of Index Magazine
14. Steve Lafreniere talks about the Polish and Ukrainian folk influences at work in Chicago
15. Casey Spooner talks about glamour
16. Fischerspooner excerpt: Turn On
17. Steve Lafreniere on Glam Style
18. Casey Spooner on kitsch and Brecht
19. Conversation between Momus and Sinclair: Rhymes With Adventure at the Soho Rep
20. Excerpt from International Fiction's Rhymes With Adventure: Die Evil Beings
21. Introducing Mr Ford Wright
22. Ford Wright on the Chicago scene
23. Ford on his appearance as Jesus Christ Superstar
24. Ford Wright on fantasy fiction
25. Excerpt from Rhymes With Adventure: Carbon Ice
26. Ford on kitsch
27. Excerpt from Rhymes With Adventure: Unicorn, Come To My Aid
28. Conversation between Sinclair and Momus: Who Are the Elves Of Yore?
29. Cindy Green talks about superhero imagery
30. Introducing the Melted Men, from Athens Georgia
31. A slice of Mono Trona
32. Introducing Miss Kelly Kuvo of Sweet Thunder
33. Kelly Kuvo on Sweet Thunder
34. Conversation between Sinclair and Momus: What is irony, post Gen X?
35. Ford Wright on D.I.V.O.R.C.E
36. Conversation between Momus and Sinclair, the Robot
37. Introducing Mr Stephin Merrit
38. Stephin Merrit of Magnetic Fields on the Harry Smith Anthology Box Set
39. A slice of Ford Wright's hobo musical, Arrogance: Catch As Catch Can
40. Stephin Merrit on Fake Folk and possible precedents
41. Introducing Brian Degraw of Saabsongs

42. Brian Degraw on his collaboration with Harmony Korine
43. Steve Lafreniere on Folk Art
44. Sinclair Scientific complains that all this is too much for a robot to understand
45. Ford Wright: A Slave Boy That Thinks He's A King
46. Closing Theme


Index