Schlock Podcast – Episode 2

Welcome again to Schlock’s podcast, now on it’s second episode with well over an hour’s worth of flash fiction, discussions and even a first – a comedy sketch of a rather dark nature, as Schlock Troupe make their audio debut after a successful run at The Burlesque Monster Cruise earlier this month.

Taking part is the Schlock team –  Teodor Reljic, Pete Farrugia, Noel Tanti, Bettina Borg Cardona, Michael Vella and Marco Attard.


Living on an Island is Like…(part 6) by Michael Vella – 0:54

A City Chase by Marco Attard – 3:38

The Third Rome by Daniel Vella – 30:07

Cafe Noir by Bettina Borg Cardona – 33:55

A day in the life of an A-B-C-darian by Peter Farrugia – 53:57

Only Light by Teodor Reljic – 57:21


Teodor and Marco handle the Marvel Might that is Thor, in a discussion leading into general talk on the current trend for superhero cinema. – 5:45

Comic! Michael leads a discussion with Noel and Marco on their current readings of a more graphical nature. – 36:19


OAPs by Schlock Troupe – 1:01:49

Click the arrow button to download or listen right here… either way, we hope you enjoy our ramblings – we’ll be back next month with more!

Special thanks go to Friend of Schlock Thom Cuschieri for making the recording of the podcast possible, the music, and for putting it all together in the end!

Be sure to stay with us for the coming weeks – our Exploration-themed issue will be making its way in early June, and it’ll be accompanied by the usual flash week from our core contributors. Also, please don’t hesitate to leave your feedback – positive or negative, we love it!


Schlock’s Blogs

Welcome to another installment of Schlock’s Blogs! This week’s topics include academic revamps, new blog formats and plenty of comic book madness. Remember to subscribe to your favourite blogs and expect Schlock Magazine’s latest quarterly issue – out soon.

another dose of Schlock's Blogs on Sunday... what more could you wish for?

Teodor begins to cannibalise his own research, in a new blog series.

Exploring the Bad Science Blog, Annette tackles a chapter that Bob Goldacre posted about Matthias Rath.

Meanwhile Marco‘s weekend involved sex, violence, history and robots. Too bad it was only his current comic book reading.

Schlock’s Blogs

PRESENTING – Schlock’s first Sunday Blog bonanza! Featuring blog entries selected by our Schlockers, ready to bring you one step closer to their strange little worlds. Tread gently… and don’t forget to comment.

Sarah Micallef – Sarah finds a special way to count down the days till Patches Artisan Market, Christmas Edition.

Peter Farrugia – exploring a Maltese dreamland, Peter reviews local artist Kenneth Zammit Tabona’s latest exhibition.


Sarah Micallef's fourth day of Christmas (all rights reserved)

Teodor Reljic – Teodor picks on a local story, arguing for the importance of fantasy.

Marco Attard – Just like gourmands pair drink to foods, Marco pairs drinks… to comics!