Meat For The Beast - Podcast
Comics, films, animation, TV and new music are discussed by the two Beastmasters and various guests.
Episode 24: The Floaty Lads
November 09, 2016 07:21 AM PST
Jim & McV attempt a Horror Special. Badly Drawn Boy comes to Jim's house for a brew, the John Carpenter live in Manc debacle is discussed and kid's favorite Stickman makes the S-List. Horror-core awesomeness throughout courtesy of OGRE!Episode 23: Ron Carpenter of Mars!
October 14, 2016 09:55 AM PDT
Jim & McV return to discuss the fictional Mars based brother of John Carpenter, before reviewing Killing Joke and Suicide Squad. Closing track by Leicester noise rockers 'The Surrealists' from their upcoming Terrortoma EP.Episode 22: The Broken Beast!
October 05, 2016 06:11 AM PDT
Jim and McV return in a quagmire of outrageous self-pity as they pull back the curtain on their lives, followed by all the latest reviews. Closing track by the awesome synthwave outfit 'Zombie Hyperdrive' with kind permission by New Retro Wave Records.Episode 21: (belated) BvS Special!
May 25, 2016 11:45 AM PDT
The Beastmasters give their take on BvS in this mammoth length episode. Jim also does a post film field-trip pod with special guest Jay Darien Smith. Closing music by rowdy Manc metalheads 'Murder on the Airwaves'.Episode 20: The Worst Briton In Space
March 31, 2016 01:11 PM PDT
In honor of Dr Helen Sharman (the first Briton in space - 1991)Jim adds space chancer Tim Peake to the rebooted S-List for his under-whelming space walk. Amongst reviews of Deadpool & Marvel's Star Wars comic reboot, the Beastmasters say farewell to 3 legends and rag on a few undesirables of the social media world. Long time MFTB listener James Wainwright chimes in with some stern words for McV regarding his irreverent take on Star Wars Ep4. Closing track by Edinburgh based songwriter Van Tastik!Episode 19: The Beast Awakens
January 06, 2016 03:56 AM PST
The Beastmasters kick off 2016 with a SPOILER HEAVY chat about Star Wars past & present. They also re-enact a cinematic scene with clinical accuracy. The closing track 'Wise as a Wookie' comes from punk-rock outfit Dagobah.Episode 18: The Nightmare After Christmas
January 06, 2016 03:38 AM PST
The Beastmasters give their take on some of the horror offerings of 2015, including a review of the the Celluloid Screams Film Fest. McV reveals he can do a adept impersonation of voodoo crime-lord King Willie.Episode 17: The Rabid Rockumentarians!
November 17, 2015 07:55 AM PST
Whilst McV takes a brief sabbatical Jim chats with film-makers Rene' Dorset & Terry Sallgold about their notorious Rockumentary about Sheffield punks The Friends of Batman. Things take a dark turn for the worse as their dubious personal associations are discussed.Episode 16: Stalking Stanhope!
August 23, 2015 12:20 PM PDT
MFTB proudly present McV's interview with comedic legend Doug Stanhope!!! The stock drops sharply afterwards as the Beastmasters return to their inane waffle. The awesome closing track comes courtesy of tech-noir tough-guy MAXTHOR.Episode 15: John Lewis Corner
August 20, 2015 09:31 AM PDT
Instead of an in-depth look at Antman & T5 the Beastmasters go off on one about mawkish reunion shows and a doc about a Sheff sauna, before taking cheap pot-shots at each others taste in live performers. Undead music comes courtesy of the awesome Iron Sphincter!
Beastmasters Jim Connolly and James McVeigh chat about comic-books, films, animation, TV and new unsigned music. The beast must be fed!
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