Banned Media Podcast

Banned Media Podcast

Banned Media Podcast

CATEGORY: History
Welcome everyone! Come join me, your host, Ronnie Ursenbach, as each episode we take a look back at a piece of art that caused controversy, moral panic or was outright banned.
  1. November 03, 2021
    24 min
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    015_Debbie Does Dallas (Part 1)
    Come join me this week as we take a look at the classic adult film Debbie Does Dallas.
  2. October 20, 2021
    21 min
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    14_Postal
    Join us this week where we take a look at the 1997 video game Postal. A game so evil, even the Postmaster General tried to stop it.
  3. August 03, 2021
    24 min
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    013_Ghostwatch
    Come join us this week as we take a look at Ghostwatch, the BBC special that terrified a nation.
  4. June 04, 2021
    26 min
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    012_Anarchist Cookbook
    Come join us this week as we take a look at the Anarchist Cookbook, the path of destruction it has left in it's wake and at the life of the man who penned it.
  5. May 05, 2021
    24 min
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    011_Zoot Suit
    Join us as we take our first dive into the world of fashion with the infamous zoot suit and the riot that it caused.
  6. April 21, 2021
    22 min
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    010_Wolfenstein 3D (part 2)
    This week we pick up from where we left us and finish the tale of the game that would put first person shooters on the map.
  7. March 09, 2021
    23 min
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    009_Wolfenstein 3D Part 1
    Join me this week as we take a look at John Romero and John Carmack, two programers that would go on to forever change the world of video games forever with their classic Wolfenstein 3D.
  8. February 22, 2021
    31 min
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    008 Strange Fruit
    This week we take a look at the Song Strange Fruit by the legendary Billie Holiday. The song that many cite as the first protest song to break the ranks of propaganda and elevate itself as art.
  9. November 02, 2020
    24 min
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    007 Lavender Country
    This episode we take a look at Lavender Country, whose self titled album released in 1973 was the first openly gay country album.
  10. June 09, 2020
    26 min
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    006 Cop Killer
    This episode we take a look back at the song Cop Killer by the band Body Count, fronted by Ice-T. The strange case of how a metal song became the poster child for how dangerous rap music was.
  11. March 16, 2020
    24 min
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    005 Mike Diana
    This week we take a look at Mike Diana, an underground cartoonist who was the first, and so far only, person to be convicted of artistic obscenity in the United States of America.
  12. March 02, 2020
    20 min
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    004 Cannibal Holocaust
    We take a look back at 1980's Cannibal Holocaust. The film said to have been banned in over 50 countries.
  13. March 02, 2020
    17 min
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    003 GG Allin
    We take a look back at the infamous GG Allin. Punk rocker extraordinaire who's live shows made him the most offensive man in punk.
  14. March 01, 2020
    23 min
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    002 Death Race
    We take a look back at 1976's Death Race. The first arcade to spurn outrage over violence in video games.
  15. February 26, 2020
    21 min
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    001 Fritz The Cat
    This week we take a look at the 1972 classic Fritz The Cat. The first animated film to get the X-rating.

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