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Bizzong! The Weird and Wacky Fiction Podcast

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Bizzong! The Weird and Wacky Fiction Podcast talks to everyone who is anyone that writes strange and offbeat stories. Bizzong! aims to be a resource to those interested in reading and writing in the genres. Our interviews are conversational, informative and entertaining. So if you feel like the weird kid on your block, press play and discover a wacky world of writers who are just like you. Help Support Project iRadio and all of our shows: patreon.com/ProjectiRadio

Bizzong! The Weird and Wacky Fiction Podcast talks to everyone who is anyone that writes strange and offbeat stories. Bizzong! aims to be a resource to those interested in reading and writing in the genres. Our interviews are conversational, informative and entertaining. So if you feel like the weird kid on your block, press play and discover a wacky world of writers who are just like you. Help Support Project iRadio and all of our shows: patreon.com/ProjectiRadio

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United States

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Bizzong! The Weird and Wacky Fiction Podcast talks to everyone who is anyone that writes strange and offbeat stories. Bizzong! aims to be a resource to those interested in reading and writing in the genres. Our interviews are conversational, informative and entertaining. So if you feel like the weird kid on your block, press play and discover a wacky world of writers who are just like you. Help Support Project iRadio and all of our shows: patreon.com/ProjectiRadio

Language:

English

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Episodes

Fest : Julia Platz-Halter : Bizzong! Podcast

1/18/2021
This week on Bizzong! author Julia Platz-Halter joins Mr. Frank to talk about her brand of Bizarro Fiction, her style and the unique voice she brings to her books like OrgyFest, Moby Penis and The Springfield Chronicles to name a few. Julia also discusses her music style and what to do when the orgy is over. Don't have a cow man. It's time for Bizzong! #GiveUsTheGong

Duration:00:54:04

Splatter Romance : Ryan Harding and Lucas Mangum : Bizzong! Podcast

1/11/2021
This week on Bizzong! the deadly duo of extreme horror, Ryan Harding and Lucas Mangum join Mr. Frank to talk about their new collaborative effort, PANDEMONIUM. There talk about wrestling, European horror, and good old fashion Headers! Yee Ha! Don your lycra masks and get ready to rumble, this week on Bizzong! #GiveUsTheGong

Duration:00:42:17

Dumbwaiter : Sal Cangemi : Bizzong! Podcast

1/4/2021
Happy New Year Zongers! Let's kick off 2021 correct and bring a new face to the new year. This week, Mr. Frank welcomes Sal Cangemi, author of The Demon, the Dumbwaiter and the Douchebag, from Hellbound Books. Sal discusses his outrageous new book loaded with monsters and mayhem. He discusses why it's taken him so long to get to writing and how good fortune and good writing landed him his first published book once he'd decided it was time to share his work with the world. There much fun to...

Duration:00:48:27

Bye 2020 : Mr. Frank : Bizzong! Podcast

12/14/2020
This week on Bizzong! Mr. Frank bid adieu to 2020. First I go over the nominees for this year's Wonderland Book of the Year Awards which will be presented virtually on December 23, 2020. Then I countdown my own personal list of the my favorite weird fiction reads of 2020. This will be the final episode of Bizzong! in 2020. I wish happy holidays and a functional New Year to all you fine Zongers out there! See ya next year! #GiveUsTheGong

Duration:00:52:32

Deep One : JC Walsh : Bizzong! Podcast

11/30/2020
This week on Bizzong! Mr. Frank finally drags in J.C. Walsh from the depths to talk about his new story collection, WITHIN THE ABYSS. We also go back and talk about J.C.'s preliminary release, DEATH HIGHWAY to find out why cosmic horror appeals to his New England senses. Buckle Up Zongers because we're racing along the Red Plane this week on Bizzong! #GiveUsTheGong

Duration:01:08:30

Plague : Meg Smith : Bizzong! Podcast

11/23/2020
This week on Bizzong! Mr. Frank welcomes veteran journalist, poet and fiction writer Meg Smith to talk about her new short story collection, THE PLAGUE CONFESSOR. We also talk a great deal about Meg's writing career spanning over 30 years. Its a learning experience and you're going to want to have a pen and paper ready. Or a note taking device or whatever you crazy kids use these days. #GiveUsTheGong

Duration:00:43:52

Dreamworld : Jon Bassoff : Bizzong! Podcast

11/16/2020
This week on Bizzong! Mr. Frank is joined by the author of the latest Eraserhead Press release, Captain Clive's Dreamworld. Jon Bassoff is a seasoned writer who has come up with something a little left of center and perfect for the premier Bizarro fiction publisher. Jon captures Mr. Frank's fantasy by weaving a tale of a book set in (one of the) happiest places on Earth. What could go wrong when everything is oh-so-right? Then we dig into Jon's body of work and where he likes to take his...

Duration:00:43:24

Growl : John Baltisberger : Bizzong! Podcast

11/9/2020
This week on Bizzong! John Baltisberger joins Mr. Frank to talk about the myriad projects he has going on. John runs Madness Heart Press, a rising star in indie press. He is also a fantastic writer in his own right, having recently released WAR OF DICTATES from Death's Head Press. And to round out this creative machine, he also hosts two different podcasts right here on Project Entertainment Network. So hit play because John Baltisberger is going to fill you heads with all the stuff he's...

Duration:01:07:18

Bizzoror : Pastorella and Wilson : Bizzong! Podcast

11/2/2020
This week on Bizzong! It's THIS IS BIZZOROR! Where Bizzong! mashes it up with Michael David Wilson and Bob Pastorella of This is Horror Podcast to discuss their new collaborative book, THEY'RE WATCHING. Mr. Frank digs into the duo's origins story and then they discuss the process of writing a book and the importance of getting it right being two, world-famous horror podcasters. This is one for the ages Zongers so get our your notebooks and take notes. This will be on the...

Duration:01:16:04

Dinosaur : Lucas Mangum : Bizzong! Podcast

10/26/2020
This week on Bizzong! Lucas Mangum returns to chat with Mr. Frank about his new book, EXTINCTION PEAK, from Madness Heart Press. They also discuss his part in Grindhouse Press's HORRORAMA and an upcoming project with Ryan Harding. You'll laugh, you'll cry, you'll run in terror from rampaging dinosaurs all this week on Bizzong! with Lucas Mangum. #GiveUsTheGong

Duration:00:43:52

Boinking : Brian Asman and Danger Slater : Bizzong! Podcast

10/19/2020
Exclusively this week on Bizzong! Brain Asman and Danger Slater join Mr. Frank to reveal the table of contents for the forthcoming anthology, BOINKING BIZARRO, from Death's Head Press. BOINKING BIZARRO is a literary pornographic parody. And if that them isn't bizarre enough wait until you hear the cast of characters and story titles of the stories contained within. You might need some lube for this one because you're going to be excited by the Bizzong! interview of Brian Asman and Danger...

Duration:00:43:23

Weed Card : Kevin Strange : Bizzong! Podcast

10/12/2020
This week on Bizzong! Kevin Strange joins Mr. Frank once again to talk about his all new creative endeavor, STRANGEVILLE SMOKE WEED: Card Game. Mr. Frank digs in with Strange to learn about what it takes to create game theory, art, development and production for a card game. It's an interesting conversation to enthusiasts of Magic: The Gathering and Exploding Kittens. And if you are intrigued about SMOKE WEED you can get in last minute funding for the project (that is already fully funded)...

Duration:00:57:25

Burger : Jesse Guillon : Bizzong! Podcast

10/5/2020
This week on Bizzong! Mr. Frank heads back downunder to talk to author Jesse Guillon. Jesse discussed the rerelease of his book, THE DUDE MYTHOLOGY. He also talks about his Bizarro classic, FOOD VS. EVIL: An Angry Burger Quest. Jesse Guillon has been around the bizarro world for a long time and it's about time we all got to know him a bit better. So sit, back, relax and spread some Vegemite on some toast and enjoy the Bizzong! interview of New South Wales' own Jesse Guillon #GiveUsTheGong

Duration:00:48:19

Metastasized : Charles Austin Muir : Bizzong! Podcast

9/28/2020
This week on Bizzong! Charles Austin Muir returns to the show to talk about his new collection, SLIPPERY WHEN METASTASIZED. He explains the difficult road traveled that led to the stories and essays contained within the pages. Mr. Frank also does his best to get Charles to admit that he may, in fact, be the real Batman. You'll have to listen to find out the truth Zongers. #GiveUsTheGong

Duration:01:08:22

Neo Western : Marc Cavella : Bizzong! Podcast

9/21/2020
This week on Bizzong! Mr. Frank puts on his Stetson and shit kicker boots to learn about Neo Westerns with author Marc Cavella. Marc talks about his book, TABERNACLE and this unique style of western storytelling. There's also discussion about his new book THE BALLAD OF RICKY RISOTTO and what drives Marc's writing style. Saddle up Zongers! Because we're headed out west with Marc Cavella, this week on Bizzong! #GiveUsTheGong

Duration:00:57:22

Punk Princess : Sarah Karasek : Bizzong! Podcast

9/14/2020
This week on Bizzong! Mr. Frank chats with New Bizarro Author Series author, Sarah Karasek. Sarah talks about her new book, The Little Punk Rock Princess and the road to getting the book with Eraserhead Press' New Bizarro Author Series. Sarah also talks about discovering Bizarro, the inspiration for the book and what the future looks like for her writing life. Time for some new blood Zongers! #GiveUsTheGong

Duration:00:47:33

Standalone : Paul Michael Anderson : Bizzong! Podcast

9/7/2020
This week on Bizzong! Mr. Frank is joined by guest author Paul Michael Anderson to discuss his newest release from Perpetual Motion Machine Publishing, STANDALONE. Paul is also a wealth of knowledge in all things horror fiction and he takes Mr. Frank to school. So get out your notepads because its time to learn and love with Paul Michael Anderson, this week on Bizzong! #GiveUsTheGong

Duration:00:56:07

Photograph : Phil LoPresti : Bizzong! Podcast

8/31/2020
This week on Bizzong! Mr. Frank welcomes author Phil LoPresti to the show. Phil discusses his new book, The Things We Bury, from Nihilism Revised. Its a dark book that continues his tradition of unique, dark, challenging fiction he wrote with Dynatox Ministries. There's also discussion about Phil's photography and how he presents his view of the world through photographs instead of the written word. Also, and most importantly, we talk about why Phil LoPresti maybe the world's most...

Duration:00:44:18

Indie Rock : Zakary McGaha : Bizzong! Podcast

8/24/2020
This week on Bizzong! Mr. Frank welcomes Zakary McGaha, author of Indie Rock Cabin and Dinosaurs and Potted Plants. Mr. Frank discusses how Zakary's has had prolific output before graduating college. The new stuff he's got coming out since graduating and how he's able to spit that much work out. Zak also discusses how his religious beliefs inform his work and world view. Mr. Frank digs into why a lot of Zakary's previous released work is no longer available and what may or may not become...

Duration:00:54:16

Appalachia : Tony Evans : Bizzong! Podcast

8/17/2020
This week on Bizzong! Mr. Frank hikes it up into Appalachia country to pow wow with Tony Evans. Tony discusses his brand of folksy horror and what makes Appalachian horror so unique. Tony also talks about the publishers he's worked with and his new journey into self-publishing. Get yer hiking boots on Zongers as we traverse the deep mountainous woods in search of Tony Evans, bats and naked hobos this week on Bizzong! #GiveUsTheGong

Duration:00:45:18