On the surface, no two things seem more inherently opposed than heavy metal and children’s programming. For Jesse Korman, Mathew Franklin of the Cadaver Dogs and Mike Smagula, it’s a match made in creative heaven. After crossing paths on tour, the group discovered traveling had awakened their sense of wonderment and wanted to share that with the next generation — thus a gang of alien puppets named “The Shagoolies” were born. After filming a pilot episode for their Kickstarter campaign, the response has been overwhelmingly positive. Alive talked to Korman about his plans for the project and why learning can be totally metal.Continue reading
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