Episode 77 – The Alice and The Fury

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Episode 74 – Molly had a little lamb

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Episode 69 – Play the Misfit Card

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Episode 67 – Fire and Apple

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Episode 66 – Hurricane Brocka

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Episode 62 – Songs and Snacks of the Dead Santa

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Episode 60 – Crafty vinyl angels

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Episode 59 – Toads of War

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Episode 54 – Dark Ambient and Minor Death Gods

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Episode 52 – One Year!!!!

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