The Infinite Kaleidoscope 47 “Jason Kick”

Today we talk to guest Bay Area producer, musician, and audio engineer Jason Kick.

Note: This special episode was recorded and engineered by Jason Kick at his studio in Oakland.

Find, work with and write Jason all of your burning audio questions here: @jasonkick

(Some of) Jason's Bands:

Maus Haus

Shame Waves

J Chrysanthemum

Nervous Systems (brand new project, not online yet, coming soon!)

Reminder: Ah-Mer-Ah-Su & Tyler Holmes, LIVE at The Complex (with me hosting) tonight @7pm here!


Francis Lai, "Fille du solei"

Gal Costa, "Tuareg"

Os Mutantes, "Ave, Lúcifer"

Cal Tjader, "Gimme Shelter"

Marinero, "Maritime"

Once and Future Band, "Rolando"

Free Design, "Bubbles"

Kahdja Bonet, "Thoughts Around Tea"

Healing Potpourri, "Pieces"

J Chrysanthemum, "Things Never Are"

Armando Trovajoli, "Woman’s Parfume"

Beach Boys, "Little Bird"

White Noise, "Firebird"

Nervous Systems, "New Life"

Dummy, "Final Weapon"

Juicebumps, "Ashphalt Kiss"

Shame Waves, "(Don’t Fear) the Repercussions"

Abracadabra, "Tracing Outlines"

Yumi Arai, "I Know I Can Tell You / Kitto Ieru"

Senay, "Benim Olursan"

Friendless Summer, "Fool to Play"

Wings, "I am Your Singer"

Linda McCartney, "Oriental Nightfish"

Ringo, "It’s No Secret"

George Harrison, "Try Some Buy Some"

Pearl and the Oysters, "Rocket Show"

The Carpenters, "Druscilla Penny"

El Michels Affair, "Enfant"

J Chrysanthemum, "Ghost Boy"


  1. Fille du soleil by Francis Lai on La Cave Saravah, vol. 1 (℗ 1972 Editions Saravah)
  2. Tuareg by Gal Costa on Gal Costa (℗ 1969 Universal Music Ltda)
  3. Ave, Lúcifer by Os Mutantes on A Divina Comédia Ou Ando Meio Desligado (℗ 1970 Universal Music Ltda)
  4. Gimme Shelter by Cal Tjader on Agua Dulce (℗ 2021 Craft Recordings., Distributed by Concord.)
  5. Maritime by Marinero on Hella Love (℗ 2021 Hardly Art) New Local
  6. Rolando by Once and Future Band on Once and Future Band (℗ 2017 Castle Face) Local
  7. Bubbles by The Free Design on Stars / Time / Bubbles / Love (℗ 2004 Light In The Attic Records)
  8. Thoughts Around Tea by Kadhja Bonet on Childqueen (℗ 2018 Fat Possum Records in partnership with OBE, LLC)
  9. Pieces by Healing Potpourri on Blanket of Calm (℗ 2020 Run For Cover Records) Local
  10. Things Never Are by J Chrysanthemum (self released) New Local
  11. Woman's Parfume by Armando Trovajoli on Profumo di donna (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) (Distributed by Decca Records, a division of Universal Music Operations Limited; ℗ 2003 Creazioni Artistiche Musicali C.A.M. Srl (Una società del Gruppo Sugar))
  12. Little Bird by The Beach Boys on Friends (℗ 2015 Capitol Records, LLC)
  13. Firebird by White Noise on An Electric Storm (℗ 2007 Universal-Island Records Ltd.)
  14. New Life by Nervous Systems (self released) New Local
  15. Final Weapon by Dummy on Mandatory Enjoyment (℗ 2021 Trouble In Mind Records, LLC) New
  16. Asphalt Kiss by Juicebumps on Hello Pinky! (℗ 2020 Lil Slugger) Local
  17. (Don't Fear the) Repercussions by Shame Waves (℗ 2021 Release Forms) New Local
  18. Tracing Outlines by Abracadabra on Abracadabra (℗ 2020 Anniversary) Local
  19. I Know I Can Tell You / Kitto Ieru by Yumi Arai on Yuming Brand (An EMI Records release; This Compilation ℗ 1976 UNIVERSAL MUSIC LLC)
  20. Benim Olursan by Şenay (℗ 1971 Ossi Müzik)
  21. Fool 2 Play by Friendless Summer on No Bad Days (℗ 2018 Grabbing Clouds Records and Tapes)
  22. I Am Your Singer by Paul McCartney & Wings on Wild Life (Special Edition) (A Capitol Records Release; ℗ 2018 MPL Communications Inc)
  23. Oriental Nightfish by Linda McCartney on Wide Prairie (A Capitol Records release; ℗ 1998 MPL Communications Inc/Ltd, under exclusive license to UMG Recordings, Inc.)
  24. It's No Secret by Ringo Starr on Ringo the 4th (℗ 1977 Atlantic Records. Marketed by Rhino Entertainment Company, a Warner Music Group Company.)
  25. Try Some Buy Some by George Harrison on Living In the Material World (℗ 2014 G.H. Estate Limited under exclusive license to Calderstone Productions Limited (a division of Universal Music Group))
  26. Rocket Show by Pearl & The Oysters on Flowerland (Feeltrip Records) New
  27. Ghost Boy by J Chrysanthemum (self released) New Local
  28. Druscilla Penny by Carpenters on Carpenters (An A&M Records Release; ℗ 1971 UMG Recordings, Inc.)
  29. Enfant (feat. The Shacks) by El Michels Affair on Adult Themes (℗ 2020 Big Crown Records)
  30. The Party is Over by Body Double on Milk Fed (℗ 2020 Body Double)