A podcast by nerds

Each episode, our hosts, Chris (jazzsequence) and Gary (binarygary) are given a topic by Allison (allisonplus) that they know nothing about in advance, and attempt to carry on a conversation about it. Hijinks ensue.

It’s the Balderdash of podcasts.


Gary (binarygary), Chris (jazzs3quence) and Allison (allisonplus) are all WordPress developers who worked together at the same agency. They are all extremely sarcastic geeks and Binary Jazz was a bad idea that was accidentally a good idea. (If you’re curious about the origin story, it all started here.)

The rules are simple:

Allison conjures up a topic. Gary and Chris are not shown the topic before recording but attempt to discuss, riff, and elucidate their knowledge on said subject despite their ignorance about the subject.


Episode 1110101: Murmuration

Welcome to the new and improved version of Binary Jazz! Actually, there’s nothing new or improved about the show other than a new, improved intro and outro by Serpiente Negra Ensamble, who we got an email from in the last episode. We debate whether murmuration refers to a heart condition or quiet murmuring. Topics also …

Episode 1110100: Eutrophication

The making of humans as trophies or the latest cryptocurrency are probably not the subjects of this week’s episode of Binary Jazz. We also talk about testing in code which you can probably just skip past because we’re extreme nerds (#NerdyThursday). Additionally, social media hiatuses, dumb print-on-demand stuff, cryptocurrency and our secret spy identities.