Apr 30, 2015

Needless Things Podcast 55 – The Casket Creatures

Derek and Ryan from The Casket Creatures visit the Phantom Zone to record a double dose of podcasts! 
Over the past few years Phantom Troublemaker has gotten to be pals with the Atlanta horror rockers after meeting them at the illustrious Clermont Lounge where they shared a bill with the legendary Tone Deaf Pig-Dogs. Since then Phantom has emceed shows for the guys and enjoyed general drunken revelry at various cons.
Today the guys talk about horror movies, music, and the history of The Casket Creatures, as well as their inimitable brand of live performance. 

Be sure you also check out Phantom's appearance on CreatureCast, which was recorded immediately after the Creatures experienced THINGS for the first time! 
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Today’s musical feature is from The Casket Creatures' new EP, She Screams - “Zombie Werewolves from Outer Space”!
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Apr 24, 2015

Needless Things Podcast 54 – The Phantom & Gary Show: The Justice Force Awakens at Dawn!

In the second would-be episode of the Phantom & Gary Show (the first ended up being about Leonard Nimoy), the fellas’ impending Star Trek conversation was waylaid by the release of trailers for two massive movies – Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens and Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice
Once they got over the fact that Star Trek talk was again going to be put off, Phantom realized he had to have a special guest for this episode – the outspoken and knowledgeable Chad J. Shonk, writer of the indy film Dakota Skye and novel Proxy joins the guys to add his own opinion about these striking and opposite trailers to the mix.
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Apr 16, 2015

Needless Things Podcast 53 – Marvel’s Daredevil on Netflix


Last weekend Marvel unleashed the newest corner of their Cinematic Universe on Netflix in the form of Daredevil. The show was so dramatically different and so impactful that Needless Things rallied the troops and recorded a podcast!

Phantom Troublemaker is joined by Needless Things' Head Researcher Ryan Schweck, The Belligerent Monkey Jay Hornsby, and a new addition to the Irregulars, costume designer Sara Pope!

Listen in as this panel discusses the origins of Matt Murdock and company, Marvel's unique approach to presenting this show, and the surprising standout stars of this triumphant new series:
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Today’s musical feature is from Andy Samford's Complete Anthology 1998-2006 Box Set, which you can download FOR FREE at ElectricMinnowMusic.com! The track is “Another Way” from Disc 1 of the set.

Apr 2, 2015

Needless Things Podcast 52 – Noah Holt of Kill, Baby… Kill!

Phantom Troublemaker talks to Noah Holt of Kill, Baby… Kill! about music, managing a full-time career and a full-time passion job, and the rewards of family life.
Phantom Troublemaker has known Noah for years longer than he’s been Phantom Troublemaker. Noah has been making music for most of his life and was an important influence for Phantom. From punk bands like Stuck At Zero to the surf rock of KBK, music has been a compelling factor in this man’s life.
Listen in as the guys reminisce and discuss keeping your passions alive while still maintaining a practical lifestyle.
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This episode’s theme song is “Love Theme for A Twisted Mind” from the EP Sometimes They Come Back by Kill, Baby… Kill. You can find this release and more at ReverbNation.