TALK SHOW WITH HARPER SIMON

TALK SHOW is a weekly show on The Lip TV hosted by singer-songwriter and producer Harper Simon. Each week he talks to artists, writers, film and television luminaries, counterculture creatives and soulful misfits of all stripes and colors, examining the careers of unique talents and looking towards the future of art, politics and culture. With TALK SHOW Harper Simon documents friendships old and new and mines each conversation for unguarded moments of spontaneous humor and insight.

ALL EPISODES

Episode 41 Laura Kightlinger on Stand-Up, Family Dysfunction & the ‘Funny Gene’--Harper Simon’s TALK SHOW

Episode 41
Laura Kightlinger on Stand-Up, Family Dysfunction & the ‘Funny Gene’--Harper Simon’s TALK SHOW

Episode 40 Mark Mothersbaugh Talks Devo, David Bowie & SNL on Harper Simon's TALK SHOW

Episode 40
Mark Mothersbaugh Talks Devo, David Bowie & SNL on Harper Simon's TALK SHOW

Episode 39 OCD, Shirley Temple & the "Cool School" with Ed Moses

Episode 39
OCD, Shirley Temple & the "Cool School" with Ed Moses

Episode 38 Rose McGowan on Directing Her Short Film DAWN and Sexism in Hollywood

Episode 38
Rose McGowan on Directing Her Short Film DAWN and Sexism in Hollywood

Episode 37 2016 Presidential Election Meltdown with Ashley Parker of the New York Times

Episode 37
2016 Presidential Election Meltdown with Ashley Parker of the New York Times

Episode 36 High-Tech Assassins: The Rise of Drone Warfare & the Evolution of US Assassinations with Andrew Cockburn

Episode 36
High-Tech Assassins: The Rise of Drone Warfare & the Evolution of US Assassinations with Andrew Cockburn

Episode 35 Senator Al Franken on ISIS, Iraq, Hillary Clinton’s Campaign, Edward Snowden, & the History of SNL

Episode 35
Senator Al Franken on ISIS, Iraq, Hillary Clinton’s Campaign, Edward Snowden, & the History of SNL

Episode 34 Fmr. CIA Director James Woolsey on WMDs in Iraq, Obama, ISIS, and Edward Snowden

Episode 34
Fmr. CIA Director James Woolsey on WMDs in Iraq, Obama, ISIS, and Edward Snowden

Episode 33 The Roots of Psychedelic Drugs, Mass Extinction, and the Future of Evolution with Daniel Pinchbeck

Episode 33
The Roots of Psychedelic Drugs, Mass Extinction, and the Future of Evolution with Daniel Pinchbeck

Episode 32 Sadhguru on Unconsciously Dividing the Universe and the Spiritual Process  

Episode 32
Sadhguru on Unconsciously Dividing the Universe and the Spiritual Process
 

Episode 31 HUSTLER, GENERATION KILL, and PUNK ELEGIES with Evan Wright & Allan MacDonell

Episode 31
HUSTLER, GENERATION KILL, and PUNK ELEGIES with Evan Wright & Allan MacDonell

Episode 30 Mariel Hemingway on Woody Allen, MANHATTAN, Her Family, and Mental Illness

Episode 30
Mariel Hemingway on Woody Allen, MANHATTAN, Her Family, and Mental Illness

 
 
Episode 29 MC5’s Wayne Kramer on Garage Rock, Politics, and Life in Jail  

Episode 29
MC5’s Wayne Kramer on Garage Rock, Politics, and Life in Jail
 

     

 

 

 

Episode 27 Director Joe Wright on ANNA KARENINA, Keira Knightley, and Benedict Cumberbatch

Episode 27
Director Joe Wright on ANNA KARENINA, Keira Knightley, and Benedict Cumberbatch

Episode 24 Anjelica Huston on Steinbeck, Wes Anderson, Elephants, and Working with Her Father John Huston

Episode 24
Anjelica Huston on Steinbeck, Wes Anderson, Elephants, and Working with Her Father John Huston

Episode 21 Energy Activist Nora Maccoby on How Politics & CIA Upbringing Sparked an Interest in Filmmaking

Episode 21
Energy Activist Nora Maccoby on How Politics & CIA Upbringing Sparked an Interest in Filmmaking

Episode 18 Rosanna Arquette on Acting, Documentary Filmmaking and Campaigning Against Rape

Episode 18
Rosanna Arquette on Acting, Documentary Filmmaking and Campaigning Against Rape

Episode 15 Geneva Jacuzzi Talks Art, Dating, Sex and Her Jehovah’s Witness Past

Episode 15
Geneva Jacuzzi Talks Art, Dating, Sex and Her Jehovah’s Witness Past

Episode 12 Breaking Away From Mainstream Filmmaking with Writer-Director Allison Anders

Episode 12
Breaking Away From Mainstream Filmmaking with Writer-Director Allison Anders

Episode 26 Purple Magazine’s Olivier Zahm on Sex, Power, Models, and Photography  

Episode 26
Purple Magazine’s Olivier Zahm on Sex, Power, Models, and Photography
 

Episode 23 Jena Malone Talks The Hunger Games, Her Music, and Witchy Love Spells  

Episode 23
Jena Malone Talks The Hunger Games, Her Music, and Witchy Love Spells
 

Episode 20 Actress/Producer Colleen Camp Reveals Her Hollywood Discovery as a Bird Trainer  

Episode 20
Actress/Producer Colleen Camp Reveals Her Hollywood Discovery as a Bird Trainer
 

Episode 17 On-Air Germs Burn and Grammy Album Covers with Award-Winning Artist Brian Roettinger

Episode 17
On-Air Germs Burn and Grammy Album Covers with Award-Winning Artist Brian Roettinger

Episode 14 Internet Economy, Digital Shape Shifting and Future Philosophy with Jaron Lanier

Episode 14
Internet Economy, Digital Shape Shifting and Future Philosophy with Jaron Lanier

Episode 11 Artist Alex Israel on Pop Culture Inspiration and Dealing with Rapid Financial Success

Episode 11
Artist Alex Israel on Pop Culture Inspiration and Dealing with Rapid Financial Success

Episode 28 Author Jerry Stahl on Drug Addiction, PERMANENT MIDNIGHT and His Latest Book OG DAD

Episode 28
Author Jerry Stahl on Drug Addiction, PERMANENT MIDNIGHT and His Latest Book OG DAD

Episode 25 FEAR Frontman Lee Ving Talks Hardcore Punk and John Belushi  

Episode 25
FEAR Frontman Lee Ving Talks Hardcore Punk and John Belushi
 

Episode 22 Growing Up with Judy Garland, Hollywood’s Swinging 60s & Joan Didion Doc with Griffin Dunne

Episode 22
Growing Up with Judy Garland, Hollywood’s Swinging 60s & Joan Didion Doc with Griffin Dunne

Episode 19 Miguel Arteta Talks Making Movies & Bad Credit with Harper Simon  

Episode 19
Miguel Arteta Talks Making Movies & Bad Credit with Harper Simon
 

Episode 16 Molly Ringwald Talks SIXTEEN CANDLES, the Brat Pack & Singing Jazz with Harper Simon

Episode 16
Molly Ringwald Talks SIXTEEN CANDLES, the Brat Pack & Singing Jazz with Harper Simon

Episode 13 NEWSROOM Star Alison Pill Talks Cocaine, Lumbersexuals and North Korea

Episode 13
NEWSROOM Star Alison Pill Talks Cocaine, Lumbersexuals and North Korea

Episode 10 Breaking the Cycle of Sex Trafficking & Atrocities Inside India’s Brothels with Activist Ruchira Gupta

Episode 10
Breaking the Cycle of Sex Trafficking & Atrocities Inside India’s Brothels with Activist Ruchira Gupta


Episode 9 Actress and Former Teen Idol Ione Skye on Her Lasting Career and Writing Children’s Book

Episode 9
Actress and Former Teen Idol Ione Skye on Her Lasting Career and Writing Children’s Book

Episode 8 Filmmaker Nick Broomfield Investigates LA’s Most Wanted Killer in TALES OF THE GRIM SLEEPER

Episode 8
Filmmaker Nick Broomfield Investigates LA’s Most Wanted Killer in TALES OF THE GRIM SLEEPER

Episode 7 Writer Mandy Kahn on Melding Poetry and Music, Artistic Risks and Interpreting Barry Manilow

Episode 7
Writer Mandy Kahn on Melding Poetry and Music, Artistic Risks and Interpreting Barry Manilow


Episode 6 Ed Begley Jr. On Solar Living and How Going Green Makes Economic Sense

Episode 6
Ed Begley Jr. On Solar Living and How Going Green Makes Economic Sense

Episode 5 Natasha Lyonne Talks Relationships, Film Roots and Rebellion

Episode 5
Natasha Lyonne Talks Relationships, Film Roots and Rebellion

Episode 4 Brian Butler on Aleister Crowley Biopic and Collaborating with Kenneth Anger

Episode 4
Brian Butler on Aleister Crowley Biopic and Collaborating with Kenneth Anger


Episode 3 Aaron Rose on Skate Inspired Art, the Rise of Shepard Fairey and BEAUTIFUL LOSERS

Episode 3
Aaron Rose on Skate Inspired Art, the Rise of Shepard Fairey and BEAUTIFUL LOSERS

Episode 2 Acting Legend Harry Dean Stanton Reflects on Life, Love & The Void

Episode 2
Acting Legend Harry Dean Stanton Reflects on Life, Love & The Void

Episode 1 Fred Armisen Talks SNL, Portlandia & How John Waters Changed His Life

Episode 1
Fred Armisen Talks SNL, Portlandia & How John Waters Changed His Life