A is for ANUS

PSYCHO BABBLE TV and The Pornstar Literacy Project present a reading of “A IS FOR ANUS” by Max Willy, as read by the kids at EXXXOTICA Chicago 2017 – read by: Evan Stone, Phoenix Marie, Joseline Kelly, Katie Morgan, Skyler Nicole, Lexi Luna, Tia Kai, Joanna Angel, Jillian Janson, Kimmie Kaboom, Lexi Belle, Lauren Phillips, Marica, Tiffany Watson, Anna Bell Peaks, Kassey Starr, Rubber Doll, Nickey Huntsman, Alexis Faux, Vicki Chase, Kendra Sunderland, Ivy Brooks, Naomi Knight and Misty Stone

produced by
James Hogan
Justine Hartel
Mike Preston

Bach on the Bus

June 16, 2017. KRAUT FEST in Racine, Wisconsin. Mike Preston from PSYCHO BABBLE TV visits with Sebastian Bach, Neal Middleton of Royal Bliss, Andy Sanesi of Missing Persons, and Brent Woods. Sebastian Bach talks about his Krautfest experience while eating a brat and kraut and watching the other bands. They all discuss Kiss and how Gene Simmons wants to trademark the devil horns and what that would actually mean. Mike also brings up Sebastian Bach’s book 18 and Life on Skid Row and asks about the band Madam X.

H.H. HOLMES The True History of the White City Devil by Adam Selzer

The definitive biography of the killer. H.H. HOLMES The True History of the White City Devil by Adam Selzer – Author Adam Selzer joins Mike Preston and Justine Hartel on the set of PsychoBabbleTV to talk about his book. They talk about HH Holmes being a lying swindler who committed insurance fraud and scammed everyone he could to make money. Holmes often needed to murder people in order to get them out of the way when they knew too much.

Episode 409 with Les Stabler and the 2017 Chicago Tax March

Mike Preston and Justine Hartel start off with some politics, jokes about foreign countries, a bit of a rant and then they go to the Chicago Tax March. Psycho Babble TV shares interviews and speeches by Taran Singh Brar, Rep. Mike Quigley 5th District, Rep. Jan Schakowsky 9th District, Sen. Daniel Biss, and Rev. Jesse Jackson.

Back in the Psycho Babble TV studio Mike introduces guest author of the book The Truth is Stranger than Fiction and Easier to Make Up – Lee Stabler. Lee talks all about being a truth seeker and then leaves when Dr. Smith from Lost in Space calls in on the celebrity hotline with an announcement. Mike and Justine have a look into the football of truth to find out what is inside.

Cast & Crew
Mike Preston
Justine Hartel
Mike Heuel
James Hogan
Vince Maranto
Dave VanDam

Jeff Worley meets Dr. Burnbaum

Jeff Worley, of Jackyl, chats with Dr.Burnbaum and Nurse Filomena of PSYCHO BABBLE TV on a stop in Chicago backstage before a live performance.

Special guest: Jeff Worley guitar player from the band Jackyl

Cast:
Dr Burnbaum
Nurse Filomena

Film, editing and production:
Mike Preston
James Hogan

LITA FORD – January 2017

January 7, 2017 At the Rock N’ Revolt festival in Arlington Heights, IL Lita Ford chats with Mike Preston from PSYCHO BABBLE TV. Lita discusses her musical career and book Living Like a Runaway, working with Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne, her album Time Capsule, and some of the personal challenges she has faced as a result of her past marriage.

Jack Russell – January 2017

On a recent stop in Chicago, Jack takes a few minutes to chat with Mike from PSYCHO BABBLE TV. Jack Russell talks about his life’s challenges including addiction and how it led him to shooting a woman consequently leading him to an eight year prison sentence. Jack also discusses how he first knew  that he was destined to be a rock star at the age of six and mentions a book that he is currently working on titled Dancing on the Edge.

PSYCHO BABBLE Spooktacular 2016

The Psycho Babble gang celebrates Halloween in the graveyard with Mike Preston and Justine Hartel doing a Halloween themed television comedy show when they get busted by grave digger Jeff and need to explain themselves.. there is a live satellite broadcast coming from Doctor Burnbaum’s mountain-side castle where his new “Nurse Filomena” and Igor are with him and helping to create the new comedian for the new world Hackenstein. There are also special guest appearances from attendees of the 2016 Chicago Ghost conference who share their passions for things like postmortem photography and writing about their dark  murderous family secrets. Watch a live performance by master illusionist Ron Fitzgerald as well as a short comedy routine with Hackenstein after he comes back at the castle.

Cast & Crew
Dave Vandam
Dan Brennan
James Hogan
Jeff Seda
Jessica Edwards
Jimmy McHugh
Joe Baker
Justine Hartel
Laura Fogelson
Mike Preston
Rey Gonzalez
Tim Baker

Jeff Mudgett – October 2016

Justine Hartel, of PSYCHO BABBLE TV, interviews the author of BLOODSTAINS Jeff Mudgett at the Chicago Ghost Conference at Willowbrook Ballroom. As an adult it was revealed to Jeff and his family that he is the great grandson of the infamous murderer and serial killer H.H. Holmes. The book Bloodstains is his story based on how this has affected him and what he has learned since finding this information out.

Chicago Ghost Conference 2016

Justine from PSYCHO BABBLE TV visits with some of the dignitaries at the Willowbrook Ballroom including Ursula Bielski author of the book Haunted Bachelors Grove, paranormal investigator Ian Xavier, The Paranormal MD Mary Mashall from Into The Woods (documentary), author of the children’s book Breakfast With Bigfoot Amelie Cotter and psychic Joe Who.