Captain Fire Breathing in “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle”!

We are looking forward to the release of the highly anticipated film, “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle”, out in theaters on December 22nd!  Here is the second trailer that has been released for promotions… and a glimpse of what Captain is doing in the movie!  Enjoy!

SlaughterQue 2017

September 23 is fast approaching and that means… we’re back again for one of our favorite events of the year!  Heavy metal, killer BBQ, carnival games and sideshow ALL day?!  Let’s do it to it! 


*4 stages! 
*20 bands!
*Over 500lbs of BBQ!
*Full carnival midway with all the classic carnival games!
*Sideshow performances all day from Captain & Maybelle, Gia Nova, Tinderbox Circus Sideshow, Trixie Bizarre, Jamie Danger, Molotov & Kizka from Thimblerig Circus and David Howell!  You’ll see sword swallowing, fire breathing, juggling, street magicians and even a fortune telling stilt walker!
*Outrageous oddities museum!
*Tons of vendors! Bring yo’ dollas!
*Full Bar!
*All Ages!

$30 ADV / 12:00 PM Doors. ALL AGES SHOW.

75 Martin Luther King Jr Dr SW, Atlanta, Georgia 30303


Ripley’s Believe It or Not!, PCB Odditorium!

Over the summer, we spent some time at our “home away from home”, Ripley’s Believe It or Not! in PCB, FL!  Anytime you can go to FL and enjoy some beach time is always a good time, but when you’re able to combine work and play for a successful trip, well, I call that a win/win!  Prior to our 4 shows over 2 days in July, Captain made several media appearances on local television news and radio broadcasts, and especially had a blast with Flip & Streeter from The Gulf Coast Morning Show on Kick’n Country 103.5FM!  After each show, we managed to get in some book signing time with new fans and had high fives for everyone!  Miller Audio Visual, Inc. put together this fantastic video of some of our favorite stunts that you can watch right here!  You can also see it in the Odditorium Theater next time you’re in PCB, FL!


Gone is Gone, “Echolocation”

A couple months ago, we had the opportunity to work on this video for the supergroup, Gone is Gone.  What is a supergroup, you ask?  Well, it’s when members of already established successful bands come together to form a new group.  Members of Gone is Gone include Troy Sanders (Mastodon), Troy Van Leeuwen (Queens of the Stone Age), Tony Hajjar (At the Drive-In) and Mike Zarin (multi instrumentalist composer and founder of Sencit Music). We also knew that Shane Morton (Silver Scream FX Lab) was involved with the project and once we heard the storyline, we knew it would be a cool video to work on.  Once we got on set, we knew it would be amazing, given how many of our close friends were present and ready to bring the story to life. Produced by Newmerica Media, we couldn’t be happier with the final product and we hope you enjoy it!

Follow the link below to view:

Ripley’s Believe It or Not! PCB, FL!

We recently had the pleasure of spending a couple days at the Ripley’s Believe It or Not! in sunny PCB, FL, over the summer!  We were excited to be there as the first issues of the newest RBION book, “Shatter Your Senses” hit Odditoriums.  Captain & Maybelle are a Ripley’s Exclusive Feature in the book and we enjoyed doing book signings for fans each day!  We met some great folks and made new friends! Wonder where you can see us next?  Click on our “Upcoming Events” page to see if we are headed your way!

Thunder Beach Spring Rally in PCB, FL


From May 3rd – May 7th, 2017 – Panama City Beach will be transformed into a biker’s paradise and during this time, Boardwalk Beach Resort is where bikers prefer stay. You will not find another hotel in Panama City Beach that can offer what we offer. No other hotel in Panama City Beach can offer lodging that’s centrally located to all Thunder Beach events and on the beach, with the largest vendor village, 2 full service bars, and entertainment both day and night. We’re centrally located near many popular Thunder Beach stops, including: Harley Davidson of Panama City Beach, Pineapple Willies, The Wicked Wheel, Ms. Newby’s, Pier Park, Coyote Ugly Saloon, Club La Vela, and Spinnaker – just to name a few. You will only be able to find this at Boardwalk Beach Resort and you can lock-in your room reservation online or by calling 850-234-3484!  

Captain & Maybelle: Back by popular demand is “America’s Favorite Sideshow Couple” Captain & Maybelle! Performing 2 different 30 minute shows on Thursday, Friday and Saturday; you’ll have every opportunity to see these 2 perform a live show that you’ll be talking about for a long time. This entertaining couple will deliver death defying stunts, while having you laughing uncontrollably at the same time. Expect unique and unparalleled stunts like: fire breathing, fire eating, sword swallowing, human blockhead, human scale, bed of nails, animal traps, glass eating, glass walking, piercing lifting and maybe even an attempt to break a world record!


THURSDAY (4-4:30PM & 8:30-9PM)

FRIDAY (6-6:30PM & 8:30-9PM)

SATURDAY (3-3:30PM & 8:30-9PM)

For more information:

The Southern Sideshow Hootenanny


Created in 2014, with it’s inaugural run in 2015, The Southern Sideshow Hootenanny is the only large-scale gathering of sideshow performers, producers, and fans currently happening in the Southern United States. It takes place every year in late winter in the great city of New Orleans to offer our Northern brethren a break from dark, frigid days, as well as to give performers a chance to brush up on their skills and dust off and polish acts before the start of touring season.

This year we are honoring a legend among Showmen: Ward Hall

The goals of The Southern Sideshow Hootenanny are:
*to celebrate the great American art form of sideshow
*to foster growth in the community and among individual performers through workshops, panels, peer review, and one-on-one consultations with some of the top performers and producers
*to educate the general public about sideshow, it’s history, and traditions
*to have a damn good time with some of the most entertaining folks you’ll ever meet!

You can find information on the Hootenanny here (and purchase tickets for shows & panels):

You can catch Captain Steele in the Southern Sideshow Hootenanny Show ‘N Tell Show:

Watch Captain & Maybelle in the Southern Sideshow Hootenanny Troupe Night Show:

See y’all there!!!

Pittsburgh Tattoo Expo 2017


proudly present… the Bleed Black & Gold Tattoo Expo, located at:

Station Square Sheraton,
300 W. Station Square Dr., Pittsburgh, PA, 15219

Simply the best the industry has to offer by the best in the industry. The Bleed Black and Gold Pittsburgh Tattoo Expo only invites the best, most reputable American companies to provide our artist and local tattoo community with the best products available today. These companies are owned by Americans and their profits are invested and spent in America. They believe in small business and the art of tattooing, so we believe and put our support in them!

This Expo is invite only and will be wall-to-wall filled with the world’s finest Tattoo Artists. We truly Bleed Black and Gold, showcasing amazing local and international talent!

Catch LIVE shows from Captain & Maybelle all weekend! Show times are…

Friday, 2/17 (5-6PM)

Saturday, 2/18 (2-3:30PM) and (7-8PM)

Sunday, 2/19 (1-2PM)


For more information:


Days of the Dead: Atlanta

15774956_1295133047191712_3402528465691170697_oMeet the stars of STRANGER THINGS, THE EXORCIST, FRIDAY THE 13th, NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET, and many more at DAYS OF THE DEAD, Feb 3-5 @ the Sheraton Atlanta, for three days of celebrity guests, film screenings, special events, memorabilia vendors, parties, and MORE!

We will be here ALL weekend!  Make sure you stop by our booth and pick up some merchandise!  You might even catch a LIVE demonstration!  Saturday, 2/4, is a non-stop, action packed day and we are offering every opportunity to catch us in action! 

Captain & Maybelle host the “Sideshow in Horror” Panel at 2PM!

Captain Steele is a Guest Judge for That Damn Tattoo Contest, beginning at 5PM!

Get yourself gussied up in your finest (or not so fine) 80’s threads!  Captain & Maybelle kick off the 80’s Slasher Prom, with a full, live & UNCENSORED show, beginning at 11PM!

Tickets on sale NOW at