Squat Cobbler 40 – Wrong Way Mike

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/SC40.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | RSSHeads up. The second half of this show involves a recommendation (from GUESS who) of an adult nature. Plan your listening accordingly.  But be sure to catch our spiffy new end bump. Kelly’s Recommendation Wrong Way Up – Brian Eno and John Cale (1990) This is a truly enable album.  The sound is the special nexus of Eno, Cale and the Talking Heads.  While Mike took great offense, listen to “Crime in the Desert” and justify how it is NOT somehow utilized in … Continue reading

Episode 111 – ZENWATCH OUT! EVIL MONKEYS!!!

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS111.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | RSSThis week Mel hangs out with evil monkeys and Kelly gets a new toy. Mel’s Recommendation: Comic: Clean Room by Gail Simone and John Davis-Hunt This is a new psychological horror graphic novel available through Vertigo Journalist Chloe Pierce sets out to discover the secrets behind a giant self-help guru’s organization that she believes is behind her fiance’s suicide. As her quest continues, she starts to experience some very disturbing visions/hallucinations. Will a visit to Astrid Mueller’s secret Clean Room answer all of her … Continue reading

Episode 100 (part 2) – Recommendation MADNESS

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS100b.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | RSSThe week long wait is OVER!!! We hope you enjoyed part 1 of show 100 and finally you will find out the winner of RECOMMENDATION MADNESS!! To take us through the Braavos and Dorne backets, we were joined by @Atypical_Ashley, @ohalchemygirl, MattShivers_VO and @missdestructo (!!!) Careful listeners will note a brief visit from @sean_schick as well during Matt’s picks (sorry). Once we got down to 8 remaining recommendations, @HeleMcGe  and @mcgenva joined us to wrap this up and name a champion! In the spirit of NO SPOILERS, we will … Continue reading

Episode 100 (part 1) – Recommendation MADNESS

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS100a.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | RSSTo celebrate our 100th podcast, we decided to do something different from our usual format, so we set up a tournament featuring past recommendations and asked a bunch of our friends to help us out. 64 recommendations… 10 guests… 3 near evictions… cellos… Alice Cooper… and MORE! So MUCH more in fact – we had to make this show into two parts.  This week you will hear the “King in the North” and “Clegane” brackets.  Next week we go through the “Braavos” and “Dorne” brackets … Continue reading

Episode 75 – Queen of the Droning Flash Rats

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS75.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | RSS  Mel’s Recommendation: Comic: Rat Queens written by Kurtis J Wiebe and art by Roc Upchurch and then Stjepan Sejic A fun DnD type romp where some booze-guzzling mercenary chicks behave badly It’s been described as a mix of Buffy meets Tank Girl… which is AWESOME! The issues have been released in collected trade editions, Vol. 1: Sass and Sorcery and Vol 2: The Far Reaching Tentacles of N’Rygoth. It’s great fun and you will love it. I promise.     Matt’s Recommendation: … Continue reading

Episode 55 – The Return of Alice Cooper and Creepy Cute

http://media.blubrry.com/nurtureandsupport/p/www.nurtureandsupport.net/ns/NS55.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | RSSAnother Creepy Cute story and the inevitable return of Alice Cooper.   Mel’s Recommendation:   Book: The Seventh Bride by T. Kingfisher Here’s another addition for the #CreepyCute tag! This is an adult story written by Ursula Vernon under the name T. Kingfisher. It is essentially a retelling of the folktale “Bluebeard”, only this one features an adorable hedgehog. Yes, a hedgehog. 15 year old Rhea finds herself engaged to a sorcerer who’s up to no good. Finding he has several other wives … Continue reading