J.P. Black here. I’m from Chicago (Bear Down!) and spent time in Michigan and Colorado before settling down here in Des Moines.
Thanks to older brothers and a dad who kept it cranked to 11, I learned how to headbang before I learned to walk.
Beatles and Zeppelin are my jams, and as you can tell by the photo, I’m the guy talking about all the nerdery from Star Wars to pro rasslin to comics and toys.
My wife Heather and cat Rizzo let me play on the radio Sundays from 12-7. You should listen.
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Some say she’s listening ALL the time. The conspiracy nut in me says I buy it. But the lazy nut in me says “Enjoy?”. The most intel she’s going to get is me arguing why Marty Byrde on Ozark is still a likable character. … MORE
Fans of Tenacious D and comics rejoice because Murder Falcon is here! The writing and art by Daniel Warren Johnson makes you feel like you can actually hear the tasty riffs and face melting solos… MORE