Bizarro Horror Fiction Author MP Johnson | Freak Tension Zine

Information about writer MP Johnson's horror fiction and bizarro fiction, Freak Tension zine and more.

Berzerkoids, my latest book, hit the stands last week. It’s been getting a lot of attention, in large part because of the gorgeous cover by artist Bill Hauser. This is not the first Bill Hauser/MP Johnson collaboration. Check it out: Bill and I have actually been working together for over a decade now. In the …

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I feel pretty strongly that punk rock and bizarro fiction share a lot of the same qualities. A big chunk of bizarro authors are into punk, but surprisingly few punks have heard of bizarro. I’m trying to change that. I wrote a piece called “One Punk’s Guide to Bizarro Fiction” for Razorcake #82. It’s about …

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The new issue of Razorcake is out now. As always, it’s packed with good stuff. You can read the music reviews that I contributed by following the links below: APPALACHIAN TERROR UNIT: Black Sands: 7” AYBAT HALLAR: Something Nice: CD BACKSLIDER: Maladapted: 7” DEFECATION AREA/TONY JONES AND THE CRETIN 3: Peace, Love and Slamdance: Split …

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The new issue of Razorcake features an interview with Gentleman Jack Grisham of T.S.O.L. If that’s not a good enough reason to pick it up, I’m not sure what you’re looking for, and it’s possible that something is wrong with you. I contributed only two reviews, because I was busy at Chaos in Tejas. Read …

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