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A unique podcast, interviewing interesting artists, musicians, and advocates on the airwaves brought to you by the magic of the internet. Hosted by Jason Wright of Oddball Magazine and the Oddball Foundation.

A unique podcast, interviewing interesting artists, musicians, and advocates on the airwaves brought to you by the magic of the internet. Hosted by Jason Wright of Oddball Magazine and the Oddball Foundation.

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United States

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A unique podcast, interviewing interesting artists, musicians, and advocates on the airwaves brought to you by the magic of the internet. Hosted by Jason Wright of Oddball Magazine and the Oddball Foundation.

Language:

English

Contact:

5085274846


Episodes

The Oddball Show S6E3 - Making Rockstar Money with Scott Alan Turner

2/26/2021
In this episode, Jason sits down with financial rockstar Scott Alan Turner. A man of many talents, be sure to listen in on this conversation about setting yourself up for future success and finding music at a late age. For all you creatives in the oddball family, Scott even delves into how to find financial stability as a struggling artist. If you need some advice or are looking for new ways to invest, Scott is the guy to listen to.

Duration:00:57:27

The Oddball Show S6E2 - Steppin' Out with Vesper Moore

2/12/2021
In this illuminating episode of the oddball show, host Jason Wright sits down with mad advocate Vesper Moore. Vesper's wisdom and passion for mental health brightly shines throughout this thought provoking conversation. With a fresh perspective and an intimate knowledge of the mental health care system, Vesper will leave you with a new outlook on how our society depicts mental health issues.

Duration:01:04:19

The Oddball Show S6E1- Who Needs Vowels: A Look Into Rebecca Fishow's The Trouble with Language

1/29/2021
Oddball's Jason Wright interviews author Rebecca Fishow about her new book, "The Trouble with Language", her inspirations, and everything in between! "The Trouble with Language" takes readers through a dark and imaginative world chalk full of memorable moments that will keep readers thinking for weeks to come. Be sure to check out this deep dive into the author and the themes that drive this incredible piece.

Duration:00:57:17

Oddball Show with Jason Wright S5E10: Off the Cuff with Timothy Gager

12/25/2020
Jason Wright from Oddball Magazine sits down with acclaimed author, poet, and host of Dire Literary Series, Timothy Gager to discuss Bukowski's Birthday, The Brady Bunch and the Oddest of Balls. A great end to a great season.

Duration:00:40:48

Oddball Show with Jason Wright S5E9: Will Hall: A Harm Reduction Conversation

12/18/2020
Jason Wright sits down with the acclaimed author of the Harm Reduction Guide to Coming Off Psychiatric Drugs, speaker, and Mental Health Abolitionist Will Hall. An enlightening conversation for anyone who has ever thought of a life without medications.

Duration:01:47:59

Oddball Show with Jason Wright S5E8: Elaine Hall: Sharing Miracles

12/11/2020
Jason Wright of Oddball Magazine sits down with Elaine Hall of The Miracle Project to discuss her and her autistic son Neal's journey and the impact of sharing your story with the world. As her son said before speaking at the United Nations: "We are Emissaries," and they certainly are in the most impactful way. Make sure to get a copy of Elaine Hall's book "Now I see the Moon" out now and tune in to this episode to hear her incredible story.

Duration:01:15:19

Oddball Show with Jason Wright S5E7: A Healthy Distrust: A Conversation with Sage Francis

11/27/2020
Jason sits down with hip-hop legend Sage Francis. A very honest and down-to-earth interview with one of hip-hop's most respected emcees.

Duration:01:13:44

Oddball Show with Jason Wright S5E6: A Smooth Ass Interview with Fadayz from Fadayz Designz

11/20/2020
Jason sits down with designer Fadayz of Fadayz Designz and member of the legendary Boston movement known as Lost Unknown. We talk about his new venture the Self Expression Project, street dance, discipline in the dojo, holding on to a dream, and absolutely Never Wavering on who you are and your goals. A motivating, inspiring, and smooth ass interview with street legend, Fadayz.

Duration:01:10:55

The Oddball Show: Taking a Ride with Slug: A Conversation with Sean Daley from Atmosphere

11/6/2020
An intimate look into the mind of one of the most respected emcees on the hip-hop planet. Jason Wright of Oddball Magazine is reunited with past co-host of the Oddball Show, Chris Everson, to have a very candid, thought-provoking, and entertaining conversation with Sean Daley, better known as Slug from the hip hop duo Atmosphere.

Duration:01:10:14

The Oddball Show S5E4 - Artist Advocacy w/ Lloyd Kaufman

10/23/2020
Jason Wright sits down with the famed Lloyd Kaufman, creator of Troma Entertainment for a intense and unwieldy podcast. Lloyd's career is an testament to his uncensored personality, which comes on strong in a long and powerful show. Enjoy this episode of The Oddball Show.

Duration:01:42:07

The Oddball Show S5E3 - Vermin Supreme's Rise to Fame, How He Got There w/ guest Vermin Supreme

10/12/2020
Jason Wright and Tim Gager sit down with the one and only Vermin Supreme to talk about how Vermin got where he is today, his famous glitter-dumping video and his thoughts on the current events happening in 2020. Throughout these interesting pieces of information, Vermin is exactly how you want him to be, sporadic and unexpected. Tune into another interesting episode of The Oddball Show.

Duration:01:06:40

The Oddball Show S5E2 - When It Happens In Your Family w/ David O'Leary from AFSP

9/28/2020
TW: Suicide In this episode of The Oddball Show, Jason Wright sits down with David O'Leary of the Massachusetts chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention to discuss how they met, how the organization works and how suicide can impact the lives of many. Especially without the proper funding and support that is needed. Tune in to this very important, impactful discussion and please consider donating.

Duration:01:00:50

The Oddball Show Season 5 Premiere: Sera Davidow and Thomas Brown of Mass ACT : A National Crisis

9/22/2020
COVID-19 is wreaking havoc on our Mental Health. We are asked to social distance and isolate, and some do it in the comfort of their own homes, but some can't. And we can't forget about them. There are many people who have no choice but to endure the cramped conditions of hospitals and institutions. This is a National Crisis, and Thomas Brown and Sera Davidow of Mass ACT have something to say about it and a call to action. Tune in to the Season 5 Premiere of the Oddball Show.

Duration:00:59:26

Oddball Show with Jason Wright: Episode 4.11- Dropping Science with Punk Scientist Dr. Manjir Samanta-Loughton

5/19/2020
Join Jason Wright of Oddball Magazine as he interviews Dr. Manjir Samanta-Loughton author of the award winning Punk Science and Genius Groove. Listen in to and you might find the Theory of Everything or at least have a good time listening to us talk about it!

Duration:01:35:24

Oddball Show with Jason Wright Season 4.10: Kicking it with Oryx Cohen

4/21/2020
Hey everyone its Jason from the Oddball Show, come and check out this podcast with Oryx Cohen, mental health advocate and producer of Healing Voices. We talk COVID 2020, vision quests, and self care during a pandemic. Lots of laughs on this episode, check it out.

Duration:00:55:40

Oddball Show with Jason Wright Season 4.9: Rich Mackin Builds a Bookshelf

4/6/2020
Jason interviews Rich Mackin, Poet, and Author of Dear Mr. Mackin, and contributing author/artist of Border-X on Buddhism, Book Stores, Covid 19, thriving while social distancing, and of course Lever 2000 all while Rich multi-tasks and builds a bookshelf. This cast will amuse all 2000 parts of your body, especially your funny bone. Tune in.

Duration:01:19:48

Oddball Show with Jason Wright Season 4.8: Michelle Hammer of Schizophrenic.NYC

3/18/2020
Join me, Jason Wright of Oddball Magazine and Michelle Hammer of Schizophrenic.NYC the hippest clothing brand in NYC. Live and in color. What happens when you put two people like Michelle and I in a room together? Pure podcasting magic. The conversation flows and time flies in this episode of the Oddball Show. Check it out.

Duration:00:54:24

Oddball Show with Jason Wright Season 4.7- Voices of Poetry's Neil Silberblatt

3/2/2020
Join Jason Wright of Oddball Magazine and Voices of Poetry's Neil Silberblatt in a flowing and spirited conversation on Poetry, Poetry events in New England (and beyond), a discussion of the best and the not-so-best poets from the past and present, and a celebration of our dear Friend of Oddball Magazine Joe Gouveia, his book Saudades, his battle with cancer, the mark he left on the poetry community and his lasting legacy. Bittersweet but beautiful, this was a memorable conversation not soon...

Duration:01:34:48

Oddball Show with Jason Wright ep 4.6, Meet Gabe Howard, author of Mental Illness is an Asshole.

2/3/2020
On this episode, Gabe Howard sits down with me to talk just why Mental Illness is an Asshole, why he is Not Crazy, and why these are all Needful Things to be. Yes, those are three things talked about in this podcast. Tune in to Gabe Howard, the man behind the juggernaut book Mental Illness is an Asshole, one of the voices behind the Not Crazy podcast and Psych Central Podcast, and a Star Wars and Stephen King fan, which I very much appreciate. So did I get the job Mr. Dumass? What do you...

Duration:01:15:22

The Oddball Show with Jason Wright Episode 4.5: Adam Levon Brown talks poetry and his new book Break: Poems on Mental Illness

1/7/2020
I am joined by Adam Levon Brown, fantastic human being, Oregonian poet and publisher, and author of Break: Poems on Mental Illness. We talk his press Madness Muse, our chance meeting on Linked In, and my dog Obi loses his ball half way through the second segment. I barter for gear, Adam shares his poetry, and we discuss trauma, healing, and how writing helps us get through it. Oh, and we discuss Printful, E-Commerce, but only for a brief, brief second. Adam, thanks for being on the show, you...

Duration:01:30:47