Episode 47: Monster-Kid-Vision – Feast, Feast II: Sloppy Seconds, & Feast III: The Happy Finish

Fred’s Patreon Pick was The Feast Trilogy and it is a grotesque carnival of monster viscera, barf, and inventive deaths!  Get ready for a wild ride!

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Show Info:

Test Pattern is originally broadcast on 103.5 FM

WLSPLP Sun Prairie, Wisconsin, underwritten by the Bank of Sun Prairie.

Music for Test Pattern is “Dance of Deception” by Kevin McLeod and is licensed under Creative Commons. For more, go to incompetech.com.

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Episode 34: Harbingers of Doom – Night of the Comet & Maximum Overdrive

This week, we’re looking to the skies with Night of the Comet (1984) and Maximum Overdrive (1986)!

Sources

Night of the Comet (1984)

In honor of Night of the Comet, a Cult Time Capsule of 80s America” by Sherilyn Connelly, from The Village Voice

Maximum Overdrive (1986)

How Did This Get Made? Maximum Overdrive (An Oral History)” by Blake Harris, from SlashFilm

Show Info:

Test Pattern is originally broadcast on 103.5 FM WLSPLP Sun Prairie, Wisconsin, underwritten by the Bank of Sun Prairie.

Music for Test Pattern is “Dance of Deception” by Kevin McLeod and is licensed under Creative Commons. For more, go to incompetech.com.

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Episode 28: Tromaville – The Toxic Avenger & Class of Nuke ‘Em High

We’re taking a trip to Tromaville with The Toxic Avenger and Class of Nuke ‘Em High!

Sources

The Toxic Avenger: A Brief History of Troma’s Superhero Franchise” by Jim Knipfel, from Den of Geek

Class of Nuke ‘Em High is a Nutty, Nostalgic Treat” by Bill Gibron, from PopMatters

Show Info:

Test Pattern is originally broadcast on 103.5 FM WLSPLP Sun Prairie, Wisconsin, underwritten by the Bank of Sun Prairie.

Music for Test Pattern is “Dance of Deception” by Kevin McLeod and is licensed under Creative Commons. For more, go to incompetech.com.

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You can also follow Tab @horrorflicktab and Jacob @banedrom.

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Episode 22: Sasquatches – Abominable, Exists, & the Bigfoot Legend

We study the king of the cryptids!  We’re examining the legend of Bigfoot through “true” sightings and representations of the legendary monster in films like Abominable, Exists, and more!

Sources

Bigfoot

Bigfoot“, from The Skeptic’s Dictionary

“Had Slain His Thousand”, from Placerville Mountain Democrat

“A Terror to Ranchmen. ‘Bigfoot,’ the Giant Grizzly, and His Costly Depredations”, from Goshen Daily Democrat

Bigfoot Claim Exposed As Hoax“, from CBS News

Bigfoot Hunter Admits He Lied About Killing Beast” by Joel Landau, from The New York Daily News

Bigfoot Dead? Hunter Plans to Take Sasquatch Corpse On Tour” by Bonnie Burton by CNET

Show Info:

Test Pattern is originally broadcast on 103.5 FM WLSPLP Sun Prairie, Wisconsin, underwritten by the Bank of Sun Prairie.

Music for Test Pattern is “Dance of Deception” by Kevin McLeod and is licensed under Creative Commons. For more, go to incompetech.com.

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Episode 21: Consume – The Stuff & They Live

We can’t get enough … of The Stuff and They Live in this episode about the horror of 80s consumerism!

Sources

The Stuff (1985)

Why Larry Cohen’s The Stuff is a Work of Scruffy Genius” by Ryan Lambie from Den of Geek

They Live (1988)

They Live (1988)” by David Kalat, from TCM

Show Info:

Test Pattern is originally broadcast on 103.5 FM WLSPLP Sun Prairie, Wisconsin, underwritten by the Bank of Sun Prairie.

Music for Test Pattern is “Dance of Deception” by Kevin McLeod and is licensed under Creative Commons. For more, go to incompetech.com.

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You can also follow Tab @horrorflicktab and Jacob @banedrom.

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Episode 15: Killers in the Hills – The Hills Have Eyes (1977 and 2006)

We take to the hills with Wes Craven’s original The Hills Have Eyes and Alexandre Aja’s brutal remake!

Sources

The Hills Have Eyes (1977)

The Hills Have Eyes is based on a REAL Story! The Sawney Bean Cave Clan” by David Ian McKendry, from Blumhouse

11 Terrifying Facts about The Hills Have Eyes” by Matthew Jackson, from Mental Floss

Show Info:

Test Pattern is originally broadcast on 103.5 FM WLSPLP Sun Prairie, Wisconsin, underwritten by the Bank of Sun Prairie.

Music for Test Pattern is “Dance of Deception” by Kevin McLeod and is licensed under Creative Commons. For more, go to incompetech.com.

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You can also follow Tab @horrorflicktab and Jacob @banedrom.

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Episode 10: What is Best in Life – Conan the Barbarian & Conan the Destroyer

We take an epic journey with one of Jacob’s childhood favorite heroes – Conan – as we look at Conan the Barbarian and its more family-friendly sequel, Conan the Destroyer!

Sources

Conan the Barbarian (1982)

Everything You Never Knew About the Making of Conan the Barbarian” by Abhimanyu Das, from Gizmodo

15 Things You May Not Have Known About Conan the Barbarian” from IFC

A Brief History of Conan the Barbarian” by Phil Bresford, from Starburst Magazine

Conan the Destroyer (1984)

15 Things You May Not Have Known About Conan the Destroyer” from IFC

Show Info:

Test Pattern is originally broadcast on 103.5 FM WLSPLP Sun Prairie, Wisconsin, underwritten by the Bank of Sun Prairie.

Music for Test Pattern is “Dance of Deception” by Kevin McLeod and is licensed under Creative Commons. For more, go to incompetech.com.

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You can also follow Tab @horrorflicktab and Jacob @banedrom.

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Episode 6: Christmas 1964 – Santa Claus Conquers the Martians & The Magic Christmas Tree

We’re looking back at the magically weird Christmas of 1964 with Santa Claus Conquers the Martians and The Magic Christmas Tree!

Sources

Santa Claus Conquers the Martians (1964)

Bad Movie Night: The Holiday Season Joylessness of Santa Claus Conquers the Martians” by Jason Bailey, from Flavorwire

10 Remarkable Things: Santa Claus Conquers the Martians” by Ryan Lambie, from Den of Geek

Show Info:

Test Pattern is originally broadcast on 103.5 FM WLSPLP Sun Prairie, Wisconsin, underwritten by the Bank of Sun Prairie.

Music for Test Pattern is “Dance of Deception” by Kevin McLeod and is licensed under Creative Commons. For more, go to incompetech.com.

Follow the show on Twitter @testpatternshow.

You can also follow Tab @horrorflicktab and Jacob @banedrom.

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Episode 3: The Wild World of Cannon Films – Masters of the Universe

We explore the wild world of Cannon films and one of Jacob’s favorite movies from the studio – Masters of the Universe!

Sources

Masters of the Universe (1987)

Mastering the Universe: He-Man and the Rise and Fall of a Billion-Dollar Idea” by Benjamin Levisohn from PopMatters

In Defence of … Masters of the Universe, Dolph Lundgren’s Fantasy Flop” by Joshua Winning, from Digital Spy

Show Info:

Test Pattern is originally broadcast on 103.5 FM WLSPLP Sun Prairie, Wisconsin, underwritten by the Bank of Sun Prairie.

Music for Test Pattern is “Dance of Deception” by Kevin McLeod and is licensed under Creative Commons. For more, go to incompetech.com.

Follow the show on Twitter @testpatternshow.

You can also follow Tab @horrorflicktab and Jacob @banedrom.

Contact us via email at jacobandtab@testpatternshow.com or use the Contact form.

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