The Chris Isaak Show

Season 3 Episode 9

Home Fires

Aired Thursday 10:00 PM Mar 04, 2004 on Showtime



  • Trivia

    • 1.  It may be worth pointing out here that Chris' home, in past episodes, had never been quite as messy as it is in this episode; with the possible exception of the first episode from season two, "In The Name of Love." In
      that episode, Chris was purposefully trying to appear disinterested with Stephie, (whom he hadn't yet met,) and her Roy Orbison project. Obviously, his thought being that if he came off as a slob, perhaps this journalist, whom he didn't want to talk with in the first place, simply wouldn't want to stay for very long... So, while Chris is a bit of a pack rat on the show, his "stuff" has generally been out of sight... perhaps it's all been in that guest/store room of his? ;-)

      2.  There's a slight editing issue with this episode... In the scene with Chris and Olivia sitting in Chris' living room, discussing his options for liquidating his "stuff," Chris is wearing a light blue golf-style shirt with a darker blue design across the chest. In the very next scene, we see him carrying a box of his "stuff" down into Mona's lair. Here, however, he's wearing stage clothes, (black shirt, blue slacks) the idea being that this scene is later that night, just before a performance at the club. He exits the basement with his blue jacket slung over his left arm. In the scene immediately after that, he's back at home, wearing the same light blue shirt from the previous scene with Olivia, and having a conversation with Anson about his eyesore of a trailer. Finally, in the subsequent scene, he's back at Bimbo's, wearing his stage clothes, with his blue suit jacket once more slung over his left arm as he emerges from Mona's basement lair.

      3.  For the first time this season, we get a glimpse of Yola's car. Once again, she's got a completely different set of wheels. This one's a red Ford Thunderbird
      convertible. Since Cody's new car is also a Ford, it's probably safe to assume that the car company supplied both to be used on the show.