In this nearly two-hour special, Purging Talon Executive Director, Matt G. Paradise takes you on a comprehensive retrospective journey through the first 25 years of this media company’s output. Highlights include:
– The pre-history of Purging Talon: The Slam Compactor, Pubic Itch
– The premiere of Poo Poo Magazine
– The zine culture of the 1990s
– The controversies that followed us
– Not Like Most, its popularity and influence
– One-offs and various limited releases from Purging Talon: Flames From The Internet, Superhighway To Hell (print edition)
– The “lost” projects: Poo Poo TV, Regi$terhead, GRIND!
– Purging Talon’s Web efforts: Superhighway To Hell (online edition), The Sinister Screen
– Subterranean SINema and the dawn of Purging Talon’s video work
– MGP media appearances
– MGP’s outside media work and collaborations: Poo Poo Radio, Propaganda Tool, Satanism Today: The Video Version
– Purging Talon books: Bearing The Devil’s Mark, The Book of Satanic Quotations
– The podcasts: Terror Transmission, Vermont Rock Show, The Accusation Party, Strange Moments in Cultural History, Vintage Vinyl Vivisection
– Past promos and other discontinued audio releases
Plus, anniversary well-wishes and related tales from Purging Talon fans and co-conspirators, a ten-minute compilation showcasing Purging Talon’s future premium-content project, and the biggest “thank you” list you’ve ever heard on a podcast special. Ever forward!
In addition to the traditional audio podcast of this special, check out this YouTube version for visuals on much of what’s discussed.