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Fizzle Like a Flood

Hosted by a robot (or Dr. Stephen Hawking if you'd prefer) and fueled by Vess strawberry soda, Fizzle Like a Flood is an aural scrapbook - an ongoing time capsule. Various life recordings, songs, stories, random sounds, etc. Many appearances by Doug's bestie, Trilety, his girlfriend, Megan and his cat, Cinder.
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Dec 21, 2018

Happy Christmastime, people! It's the solstice and Doug and Trilety want to play you some records to celebrate. Doug picked them out and T-bird added her reflections. Everyone have a great holiday season!

Song 1: 'Magic Perfume' by Charlyne Yi - From a really cute movie called Paper Heart.

Song 2: 'This Package' by Frederick Julius/Matt Geiler/Dancing Pumpkin Man - http://www.frederickjulius.com/

Song 3: 'Something There Is About You' by Bob Dylan off the Planet Waves album.

Song 4: 'You Could Have Me If You'd Want Me' aka. 'Slut' by At Land (rough version w/ demo vocal)

Song 5: 'Bar-B-Que' by Yancy Woodchuck off the soundtrack to Emmet Otter's Jug-Band Christmas. 

Song 6: Midi 'Total Eclipse of the Heart' from this website: http://www.river-phoenix.org/melodies/ 

 

 

 

 

Nov 18, 2018

Hello and welcome to a new season of FLAF!! The haunted house is all closed up for the winter and it's time for some random recordings from Doug's life. Enjoy!

Contents:

- In the spring, Doug and Megan got to see Hollywood Babble-On live in Iowa City (and sing along to the Justin Bieber song).

- Trilety speaks of the emotional burden of cupcakes. And hates on sprinkles.  

- Snow geese at DeSoto Bend (for Dan!)

- Doug, Megan & Elisabeth went down to meet Travis & Rachel in Kansas City for the Oddities Expo.

- Sarah Benck singing that one Blues Traveler 'Hook' song

- watching the motorcycle jumps at World of Wheels with 'Jimety'

- The Prohibitches go see the Prairie Cats at Ozone lounge

- A spotting of Ralph Garman in the Iowa City ped mall!

- Doug and Megan visit Raven's Grin Inn in Mount Carroll, IL

- Matt Whipkey's size 32 pants story

- Gearing up for Megan's art show in the spring

- Mom missed the birthday surprise because of the damn wipers

- Matt Geiler's amazing 'Rainbow On the Ceiling' song for Trilety who is actually Megan

- My name vexes Hauntcast's Chris Baker mwhahahaha     

 

 

 

Apr 6, 2018

Welcome to... April?!?! As I type this it is snowing outside. So stay in and listen to this new episode in which Doug and his old middle school and skate friend Lewis head to Lincoln in the summer of 2017 to see Iron Maiden!

Contents:

- Mostly it's just the very rando concert recordings plus songs by Ghost (the opening band) and the Maiden...

'Square Hammer' by Ghost

'The Evil That Men Do' by Iron Maiden

Mar 2, 2018

It's March! Here's a new episode so hopefully none of you gave up this podcast for Lent. Please enjoy responsibly.

Contents:

- Doug sledding/destroying his body

- They had these crazy jet heaters at Haunticon (https://haunticonomaha.com/)

- More sledding. This time Megan goes. Drink every time she says 'okay.'

- Destroyer playing a song live at the Waiting Room

- We put Caitlin's old toothbrush to good use cleaning up kitty pee!

- Recordings from the annual Groundhog Day parade in Unadilla (part 1)

IN THE YEAR 2017

- Funnel Cock

- Sounds of the cabin

- Trolling ghosts at Malvern Manor (http://malvernmanor.weebly.com/)

- 'Atom Eyes' by the spectacular Tobin Sprout at Reverb

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- Even more sledding. Including a new song by the Toddfather!

- Even more Unadilla. The actual parade this time!

- Fireplace commentary by Trilety

- Superbowl Joke of the Year - 'Parsley and Pubes' by Karen

Feb 1, 2018

We're back again and TWICE in the same month! Craaaaazy. In this episode we have some NYE fireworks action, a new flashback to 2017 section (featuring recordings from the Great Solar Eclipse of last summer) and an in-depth 'demo' look at the famous Wink record of Studio C circe 1984. Also a really fun song by Michael. Enjoy, kids!

Contents:

- 'Rick' on KFAB informing Mr. V of his 7 inches of 'whatever.' 'Rick' sounds a lot like Brian to me.

- Doug's new can crusher machine satisfies!

- Watching the postponed NYE fireworks downtown with Megan, Travis and Rachel

- Michael Campbell singing us a cute little song at an open mic a few weeks back (http://michaelcampbellsongwriter.com/)

IN THE YEAR 2017

-Elliott's happy birthday message to Doug

-Megan and her wheezing freezer

-Megan, Doug and Elisabeth trek south to view the Great Solar Eclipse of 2017

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-Rachel witnesses Don King Troll for the first time

HOBOWRECK DEMO TIME

-Doug and Megan listen to his Wink record for the first time. (Doug chomps a lot on popcorn during this just for Wayne.)

 

   

Jan 5, 2018

Hello! It's post all the holidays and the FLAFcast is back. This episode is packed full of all things Thriller Retro Haunt, Doug's 1980s basement haunted house, which happened back on Halloween. Also documented is Doug's trip to Halloweenapalooza in Ottumwa, IA. Enjoy!

Contents:

- Everyone loves a dead baby!

- Post Haunt Interviews by Elisabeth Part I

- Haunt building! 'Carrie' pail drop test and the thrill of opening 1983 beer

- 'If We Try' by The Rare Candies, a new Omaha band Doug is into (https://therarecandies.bandcamp.com/)

- Post Haunt Interviews by Elisabeth Part II

- The Thriller team was not on the Madness haunted house guest list (but we still love you, Josh, Cody, Terry & others!)

- The Children of the Corn theme can work with 'Suicide Note' by Chris Mills! Random.

- Doug meets Courtney Gains of COTC, The Burbs and Can't Buy Me Love fame. Oh, Back to the Future too!

- THRILLER WALK THRU SOUNDS

- Post Haunt Interviews by Elisabeth Part III

- 'What is the intelligence?' - Superjazz

- Goddamn Bordello

- Juan's Wall <3

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