Episode #127: ‘Haunted High-Ons’ Special from Astronomicon 2 – Dirk Manning, Marianna Pescosta & Alessandro de Fornasari, and Twiztid!

Fresh is the Word Podcast - Episode 127 - 'Haunted High-Ons' Special from Astronomicon 2 - Dirk Manning, Marianna Pescosta , Alessandro de Fornasari, and Twiztid!


On Fresh is the Word, we like to deliver wisdom through great stories from the minds of bright creatives of pop culture. Through those stories, we like to dissect the journey of our guests and present actionable lessons and advice for our listeners no matter what career or avenue of artistry they pursue.

This episode is the Haunted High-Ons special with interviews from everyone a part of the creative team of the comic book starring the dastardly duo of Jamie Madrox and Monoxide of the rap group Twiztid! We have three interviews this episode all recorded at this years Astronomicon pop culture convention in Sterling Heights, Michigan with writer Dirk Manning, artists Marianna Pescosta & Alessandro de Fornasari, and of course, Twiztid! We go through the origins of Haunted High-Ons, the inspiration behind the story and artwork, the release of the new series The Darkness Rises via Source Point Press, and the special announcement for the C2E2 convention.

Fresh is the Word Podcast - Episode 127 - 'Haunted High-Ons' Special from Astronomicon 2 -  Dirk Manning, Marianna Pescosta , Alessandro de Fornasari, and Twiztid!

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Kelly "K-Fresh" Frazier
Kelly "K-Fresh" Frazier has been an online advocate for Detroit hip-hop, electronic, and rock music for over a decade now. As a tastemaker in the Detroit scene, he writes about the city's music and culture through various forms of social media along with publications both here in Detroit and internationally. Outside of writing, he is a well-respected DJ within the city who has played numerous gigs in many of Detroit's most legendary venues