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Encyclopedia > Lazlow Jones
Lazlow's former program, Technofile

Lazlow Jones (born Jeffrey C. Jones), known in his works simply as Lazlow is an American writer, producer and talk show host. He was the host of Technofile, a radio show syndicated on more than 50 radio stations in America and as well as XM Satellite Radio. The Technofile ran from February 1995 to July of 2007. He has also been involved in writing and producing for Grand Theft Auto (GTA) video games, widening his influence and recognition far beyond that of a radio host. Lazlow also worked at an advertising agency as a writer and producer, along with writer Reed Tucker, (who is now his talk radio show's producer) on advertisements for a variety of consumer products. OpenLaszlo is an open source platform for the development and delivery of web application with a nice human interface (sometimes called rich internet applications) on the World Wide Web. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Technofile Logo The Technofile was a daily radio show written and produced by talk show host Lazlow. ... Technofile Logo The Technofile was a daily radio show written and produced by talk show host Lazlow. ... “XM” redirects here. ... Technofile Logo The Technofile was a daily radio show written and produced by talk show host Lazlow. ... Grand Theft Auto redirects here. ...

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The Lazlow Show

Lazlow hosts The Lazlow Show, which aired on the former WXRK (K-Rock) on Sundays 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Eastern Time and is now heard on XM Satellite Radio . The 23rd and final WXRK (K-Rock) show was broadcast December 18, 2005. After the show stopped being broadcast on K-Rock, it has moved to a non-regular schedule on XM 202, beginning on April 8, 2006; these shows are usually made available in downloadable form on Lazlow's website shortly after they air; while the older shows have been, and are regularly removed from this website as new episodes are made available due to bandwidth restrictions. The shows are three hours long, and are aired live on Saturday nights, at a period of between two weeks and four months between shows. Lazlow has done 8 shows on XM channel 202 as part of the "Saturday Night Virus" produced by Opie & Anthony Senior Producer Danny Ross. The Lazlow Show on XM premiered April 8, 2006 from 8-11 p.m., followed by; September 16, 2006 from 9 p.m.- 12 a.m., December 2, 2006 from 9 p.m. - 12 a.m., January 27, 2007 from 9 p.m. - 12 a.m., one in July 2007, and on October 20, 2007 from 9 p.m. - 12 a.m. EST. The most recent one on May 10, 2008. His co-hosts on the show continue to be Reed Tucker (producer) and "Big" Wayne (Sidekick.) WFNY-FM, known on-air as 92-3 Free FM, is a radio station with a talk radio/rock format in New York City located at 92. ... “XM” redirects here. ... WFNY-FM, known on-air as 92-3 Free FM, is a radio station with a talk radio/rock format in New York City located at 92. ... is the 352nd day of the year (353rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... This article contains a trivia section. ... is the 98th day of the year (99th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ...


Grand Theft Auto series

Grand Theft Auto III

Grand Theft Auto III (2001) was Lazlow’s first appearance in the game in which he produced, scripted and hosted the popular Chatterbox FM radio station made famous for comic sketches, political satire and clever wit. He co-wrote all of the radio stations with Dan Houser of Rockstar Games. He is mentioned in the MC Hawking song "GTA3" (about the video game) with the line "Sometimes I sit in my car and just listen to Lazlow. Rock the Chatterbox with the serious flow." Grand Theft Auto III (abbreviated as GTA III or GTA3) is a sandbox-style action-adventure computer and video game developed by DMA Design (now Rockstar North), and published by Rockstar Games. ... The soundtrack of the game Grand Theft Auto III is popular not only with fans of the game, but also with lovers of mid- to late-1990s music. ... Dan Houser is an English video game producer who is currently Vice President of (along with his brother Sam) and Vice President of creativity for Rockstar Games. ... The Rockstar Games logo. ... MC Hawking is a fictional nerdcore artist who gained some popularity in the early 2000s, largely due to the availability of his music on the Internet. ...


Grand Theft Auto: Vice City

After great success Lazlow took a larger role in Grand Theft Auto: Vice City. Rockstar Games hired Lazlow's production company Radio Lazlow to co-write and produce all the radio stations in Vice City as well as minor character and bystander scripting. He was also the host of Vice City radio station V-Rock. Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (released in October 2002) is the fourth video game in the hit Grand Theft Auto series. ... The soundtrack of the game Grand Theft Auto:Vice City is popular not only with fans of the game, but also with lovers of 1980s music. ...


Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas

In Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas, Lazlow also co-wrote and produced all of the in-game radio, as well as hosting Entertaining America on WCTR after the original host Billy Dexter was killed by game character Jack Howitzer on air. Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas is the fifth video game in the Grand Theft Auto series. ...


Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories

Lazlow "returned" as host of Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories's rendition of the Chatterbox radio show, although in a much smaller role as the in-game chronology has Chatterbox as merely a show on a channel, not an entire channel on its own.


Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories

Lazlow "returned" in Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories, as an intern at V-Rock working for his real life friend, Couzin Ed. Earlier in Lazlow and Couzin Eds real life radio careers, Lazlow was the sidekick of Couzin Ed.


Grand Theft Auto IV

Lazlow is the host of radio station Integrity 2.0 in Grand Theft Auto IV. Integrity's sole program consists of Lazlow's on-site reporting from around Liberty City. The content of this show is noticeably more profane than previous installments, with Lazlow's justification being that he's "fed up with the system." Lazlow also provides the Z.i.T. service, where listeners can request which song they just heard on the radio. Lazlow is also credited among others for creating the conversations of pedestrians in Liberty City. The soundtrack of the game Grand Theft Auto IV, like the previous games in the series, is mostly made up of in-game radio stations. ... Grand Theft Auto IV (also known as GTA IV and GTA 4) is an upcoming sandbox-style action-adventure video game developed by Rockstar North. ...


Interestingly, Lazlow is the only returning character in GTA IV, even though most of the characters from previous games have been confirmed (in the game) to be dead.


Other projects

He has also written articles for Playboy magazine, and is a regular guest on the Opie and Anthony Show on XM Satellite Radio which is also aired on various CBS Radio and Citadel Broadcasting affiliates. Lazlow is also affiliated with 2600, having appeared on their Off The Hook radio show, in their movie Freedom Downtime, and as a panelist and staffer at several of the H.O.P.E. conferences. Lazlow has arranged voice cameos in the GTA games for several key figures from the magazine, including Emmanuel Goldstein, Bernie S., and Kevin Mitnick. For other uses, see Playboy (disambiguation). ... Opie (Gregg Hughes, b. ... Fall 2004 (21:3) 2600 Issue 2600: The Hacker Quarterly is a traditional (printed) magazine named for the fact that phreakers in the 1960s found that the transmission of a 2600 Hertz tone (which could be produced perfectly with a plastic toy whistle given away free with Capn Crunch... Off The Hook is a hacker-oriented weekly radio program hosted by Eric Corley (also known as Emmanuel Goldstein). ... Left to right: Deth Vegetable, Eric Emmanuel Golstein Corley, Joe630 on the supplementary DVD of Freedom Downtime Freedom Downtime is a 2001 documentary film sympathetic to hacker Kevin Mitnick, directed by Emmanuel Goldstein and produced by 2600 Films. ... Hackers on Planet Earth or HOPE is a conference series sponsored by the hacker magazine 2600 The Hacker Quarterly. ... Left to right: Deth Vegetable, Eric Emmanuel Goldstein Corley and Joe630 in Freedom Downtime Eric Gorden Corley is a member of the computer hacker community and goes by the name Emmanuel Goldstein, after the leader of the underground in George Orwells classic, Nineteen Eighty-Four. ... Kevin David Mitnick (born October 6, 1963) is a controversial computer cracker and convicted criminal in the United States. ...


Discography

  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Official Soundtrack Box Set Volume 1: V Rock (2002)
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas Official Soundtrack (2004)
  • The Lazlow Show: Box Set (2008)

See also

The soundtrack of the game Grand Theft Auto III is popular not only with fans of the game, but also with lovers of mid- to late-1990s music. ... The soundtrack of the game Grand Theft Auto:Vice City is popular not only with fans of the game, but also with lovers of 1980s music. ... The soundtrack of the game Grand Theft Auto IV, like the previous games in the series, is mostly made up of in-game radio stations. ...

External links

For the in-memory database management system, see In-memory database. ... For other uses, see MP3 (disambiguation). ...

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Lazlow Jones, usually only referred to as Lazlow, is an American talk show host.
Lazlow did a three-hour show on XM Satellite Radio's channel 202 on April 8th from 8-11 p.m.
Lazlow is also affiliated with 2600, having appeared on their Off The Hook radio show and as a panelist and staffer at several of the H.O.P.E. conferences.
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