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The Unexplainable Disappearance of Mars Patel

The Unexplainable Disappearance of Mars Patel is a high-quality serial mystery story for middle graders, performed by actual kids. Think Goonies, meets Spy Kids, meets Stranger Things for 8-12 year-olds. Listen along as eleven-year-old Mars Patel and his pals JP, Toothpick, and Caddie set out on a audacious adventure in search of two missing friends. The mysterious tech billionaire Oliver Pruitt might have a thing-or-two to say about their quest, because as he likes to say, To the stars! In fact...more

Episodes

  • Introducing: Nice To Meet You

    Sep 22 2021

    We’ve launched a hilarious new Gen-Z Media show that features some of the world’s best improv comedians. Here’s the first episode, and there’s plenty more over on the Nice To Meet You feed. Head on over and subscribe at Apple Podcasts, Amazon Music, Spotify, or wherever you and your family like to listen. On his private space station high above Earth, Professor Burkhead has begun conducting a ground-breaking social experiment. Each week, his “Unifier” pairs together two unlikely creatures and put...more

  • The Music of Mars Patel

    Sep 20 2021

    We get a lot of requests from listeners who want to know where they can hear the Mars Patel music all by itself! So we decided to release an episode that takes a look behind how the music for the show is created. Mars Patel co-creator Chris Tarry takes you behind the music he creates with his musical partner Shawn Pierce, and then lets you hear all the music all by itself in one big chunk. So hold on to your hats, it’s a deep dive not only into the music of Mars Patel, but the secrets behind the...more

  • Introducing, Iowa Chapman and The Last Dog

    Jul 30 2021

    Introducing, Iowa Chapman and the Last Dog, the next great show from Gen-Z Media launching August 2nd, and our very first feature-length podcast. What does that mean? It means that it’s one single download, no episodes to wait for, it’s quite literally an epic three-hour audio movie for your ears.    Set hundreds of years in the future, when our planet has become a very different place and animals have all-but-disappeared, it's the story of Iowa Chapman, a teenage girl who finds what might be th...more

  • S3 E10: The End (Remix 2021)

    Jul 23 2021

    Welcome to the 2021 re-release of Mars Patel! Starting on June 28th, 2021, all three seasons will be available for FREE for the first time! To celebrate, we are also re-releasing the entire series in binaural immersive audio. So find a nice set of headphones, settle in, and enjoy the experience of Mars Patel in surround sound! In this thrilling series finale, Mars and his friends finally learn the shocking truth and face a choice that will affect the fate of Earth. Follow the show on Facebook, T...more

  • S3 E9: Pruitt Prep (Remix 2021)

    Jul 22 2021

    Welcome to the 2021 re-release of Mars Patel! Starting on June 28th, 2021, all three seasons will be available for FREE for the first time! To celebrate, we are also re-releasing the entire series in binaural immersive audio. So find a nice set of headphones, settle in, and enjoy the experience of Mars Patel in surround sound! Mars, Caddie, JP, and Toothpick embark on one last adventure to save the ones they love...and maybe the whole world. Follow the show on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. C...more

  • S3 E8: The Fall of the Mars Colony (Remix 2021)

    Jul 21 2021

    Welcome to the 2021 re-release of Mars Patel! Starting on June 28th, 2021, all three seasons will be available for FREE for the first time! To celebrate, we are also re-releasing the entire series in binaural immersive audio. So find a nice set of headphones, settle in, and enjoy the experience of Mars Patel in surround sound! When the walls come tumbling down, Caddie and Mars and his friends must leave what they worked so hard to build and face an uncertain future. Follow the show on Facebook, ...more

  • S3 E7: Return of the Martian (Remix 2021)

    Jul 20 2021

    Welcome to the 2021 re-release of Mars Patel! Starting on June 28th, 2021, all three seasons will be available for FREE for the first time! To celebrate, we are also re-releasing the entire series in binaural immersive audio. So find a nice set of headphones, settle in, and enjoy the experience of Mars Patel in surround sound! Mars winds up on familiar terrain, and in the middle of an interplanetary crisis. Can an old nemesis help him and his friends save the day? Follow the show on Facebook, Tw...more

  • S3 E6: In The Dark (Remix 2021)

    Jul 19 2021

    Welcome to the 2021 re-release of Mars Patel! Starting on June 28th, 2021, all three seasons will be available for FREE for the first time! To celebrate, we are also re-releasing the entire series in binaural immersive audio. So find a nice set of headphones, settle in, and enjoy the experience of Mars Patel in surround sound! As the kids of Earth face a very dark reality, Caddie and Julia discover a familiar landmark on Mars. Follow the show on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Check out more g...more

  • S3 E5: Connections (Remix 2021)

    Jul 16 2021

    Welcome to the 2021 re-release of Mars Patel! Starting on June 28th, 2021, all three seasons will be available for FREE for the first time! To celebrate, we are also re-releasing the entire series in binaural immersive audio. So find a nice set of headphones, settle in, and enjoy the experience of Mars Patel in surround sound! Mars reconnects with lost friends as he loses contact with someone special. Aurora makes a bold power play – with life-threatening consequences. Follow the show on Faceboo...more

  • S3 E4: Discovery (Remix 2021)

    Jul 15 2021

    Welcome to the 2021 re-release of Mars Patel! Starting on June 28th, 2021, all three seasons will be available for FREE for the first time! To celebrate, we are also re-releasing the entire series in binaural immersive audio. So find a nice set of headphones, settle in, and enjoy the experience of Mars Patel in surround sound! Mars goes exploring and stumbles upon someone close to him… as his friends on the red planet make a universe-changing discovery. Follow the show on Facebook, Twitter, and ...more

  • S3 E3: Neverland (Remix 2021)

    Jul 14 2021

    Welcome to the 2021 re-release of Mars Patel! Starting on June 28th, 2021, all three seasons will be available for FREE for the first time! To celebrate, we are also re-releasing the entire series in binaural immersive audio. So find a nice set of headphones, settle in, and enjoy the experience of Mars Patel in surround sound! JP and Toothpick introduce Mars to a world run by kids, but darkened by a deep mystery. Mars follows an important clue to find something completely unexpected. Follow the ...more

  • S3 E2: Unreal (Remix 2021)

    Jul 13 2021

    Welcome to the 2021 re-release of Mars Patel! Starting on June 28th, 2021, all three seasons will be available for FREE for the first time! To celebrate, we are also re-releasing the entire series in binaural immersive audio. So find a nice set of headphones, settle in, and enjoy the experience of Mars Patel in surround sound! In a world growing increasingly strange, Mars must break free from his friends, and a mysterious force, to get back home. Follow the show on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagr...more

  • S3 E1: The Unexplainable Reappearance of Mars Patel (Remix 2021)

    Jul 12 2021

    Welcome to the 2021 re-release of Mars Patel! Starting on June 28th, 2021, all three seasons will be available for FREE for the first time! To celebrate, we are also re-releasing the entire series in binaural immersive audio. So find a nice set of headphones, settle in, and enjoy the experience of Mars Patel in surround sound!After over a year lost in space, Mars Patel goes back to the beginning and finds himself in a wonderful new life that feels too good to be true. After over a year lost in s...more

  • S2 E10: See You In The Stars (Remix 2021)

    Jul 09 2021

    Welcome to the 2021 re-release of Mars Patel! Starting on June 28th, 2021, all three seasons will be available for FREE for the first time! To celebrate, we are also re-releasing the entire series in binaural immersive audio. So find a nice set of headphones, settle in, and enjoy the experience of Mars Patel in surround sound! A revelation rocks Mars to his core and threatens to separate the group forever. Follow the show on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Check out more great audio adventures...more

  • S2 E9: Aftermath (Remix 2021)

    Jul 08 2021

    Welcome to the 2021 re-release of Mars Patel! Starting on June 28th, 2021, all three seasons will be available for FREE for the first time! To celebrate, we are also re-releasing the entire series in binaural immersive audio. So find a nice set of headphones, settle in, and enjoy the experience of Mars Patel in surround sound! New leaders rise to the occasion, while Mars seeks answers, once and for all. Follow the show on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Check out more great audio adventures at...more

  • S2 E8: Ash Clouds and Lava Bombs (Remix 2021)

    Jul 07 2021

    Welcome to the 2021 re-release of Mars Patel! Starting on June 28th, 2021, all three seasons will be available for FREE for the first time! To celebrate, we are also re-releasing the entire series in binaural immersive audio. So find a nice set of headphones, settle in, and enjoy the experience of Mars Patel in surround sound! Mars and others must band together to weather an epic crisis. Follow the show on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Check out more great audio adventures at: http://gzmshow...more

  • S2 E7: Space Walk (Remix 2021)

    Jul 06 2021

    Welcome to the 2021 re-release of Mars Patel! Starting on June 28th, 2021, all three seasons will be available for FREE for the first time! To celebrate, we are also re-releasing the entire series in binaural immersive audio. So find a nice set of headphones, settle in, and enjoy the experience of Mars Patel in surround sound! It is a high wire act to keep the peace, and to keep everyone alive. Follow the show on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Check out more great audio adventures at: http://...more

  • S2 E6: Pod Cast (Remix 2021)

    Jul 05 2021

    Welcome to the 2021 re-release of Mars Patel! Starting on June 28th, 2021, all three seasons will be available for FREE for the first time! To celebrate, we are also re-releasing the entire series in binaural immersive audio. So find a nice set of headphones, settle in, and enjoy the experience of Mars Patel in surround sound! Exploration off limits causes an explosive outcome. Follow the show on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Check out more great audio adventures at: http://gzmshows.com The ...more

  • S2 E5: Torpedoes (Remix 2021)

    Jul 02 2021

    Welcome to the 2021 re-release of Mars Patel! Starting on June 28th, 2021, all three seasons will be available for FREE for the first time! To celebrate, we are also re-releasing the entire series in binaural immersive audio. So find a nice set of headphones, settle in, and enjoy the experience of Mars Patel in surround sound! Mars’ daring mission yields surprising results. Follow the show on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Check out more great audio adventures at: http://gzmshows.com The Unex...more

  • S2 E4: Aurora (Remix 2021)

    Jul 01 2021

    Welcome to the 2021 re-release of Mars Patel! Starting on June 28th, 2021, all three seasons will be available for FREE for the first time! To celebrate, we are also re-releasing the entire series in binaural immersive audio. So find a nice set of headphones, settle in, and enjoy the experience of Mars Patel in surround sound! Trust is called into question when Mars reunites with an old friend. Follow the show on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Check out more great audio adventures at: http://...more

  • S2 E3: Shovel (2021 Remix)

    Jun 30 2021

    Welcome to the 2021 re-release of Mars Patel! Starting on June 28th, 2021, all three seasons will be available for FREE for the first time! To celebrate, we are also re-releasing the entire series in binaural immersive audio. So find a nice set of headphones, settle in, and enjoy the experience of Mars Patel in surround sound! Mars goes out of bounds to help, with unexpected consequences. Follow the show on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Check out more great audio adventures at: http://gzmsho...more

  • S2 E2: The Colony (2021 Remix)

    Jun 29 2021

    Welcome to the 2021 re-release of Mars Patel! Starting on June 28th, 2021, all three seasons will be available for FREE for the first time! To celebrate, we are also re-releasing the entire series in binaural immersive audio. So find a nice set of headphones, settle in, and enjoy the experience of Mars Patel in surround sound! Mars navigates a new, and very dangerous environment.Follow the show on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Check out more great audio adventures at: http://gzmshows.com The...more

  • S2 E1: Cargo (2021 Remix)

    Jun 28 2021

    Welcome to the 2021 re-release of Mars Patel! Starting on June 28th, 2021, all three seasons will be available for FREE for the first time! To celebrate, we are also re-releasing the entire series in binaural immersive audio. So find a nice set of headphones, settle in, and enjoy the experience of Mars Patel in surround sound! The search for Aurora takes Mars Patel to an unexpected destination, where new friends and incredible challenges await. Follow the show on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram...more

  • S1 E10: To The Stars (2021 Remix)

    Jun 21 2021

    Welcome to the 2021 re-release of Mars Patel! Starting on June 28th, 2021, all three seasons will be available for FREE for the first time! To celebrate, we are also re-releasing the entire series in binaural immersive audio. So find a nice set of headphones, settle in, and enjoy the experience of Mars Patel in surround sound! Questions are finally answered in this action-packed season finale. Buckle your seat belts, folks. The outcome is out of this world. Follow the show on Facebook, Twitter, ...more

  • S1 E9: Flight (2021 Remix)

    Jun 21 2021

    Welcome to the 2021 re-release of Mars Patel! Starting on June 28th, 2021, all three seasons will be available for FREE for the first time! To celebrate, we are also re-releasing the entire series in binaural immersive audio. So find a nice set of headphones, settle in, and enjoy the experience of Mars Patel in surround sound! JP flies high and lands everyone inside the legendary Pruitt Prep, where they’ll brave wild terrain in the hunt for Mars Patel. Follow the show on Facebook, Twitter, and I...more

  • S1 E8: Lost and Found (2021 Remix)

    Jun 21 2021

    Welcome to the 2021 re-release of Mars Patel! Starting on June 28th, 2021, all three seasons will be available for FREE for the first time! To celebrate, we are also re-releasing the entire series in binaural immersive audio. So find a nice set of headphones, settle in, and enjoy the experience of Mars Patel in surround sound! In the wake of a terrible loss, the gang rallies together and finds an unlikely ally in the search for their missing friends. Follow the show on Facebook, Twitter, and Ins...more

  • S1 E7: Dance Break (2021 Remix)

    Jun 21 2021

    Welcome to the 2021 re-release of Mars Patel! Starting on June 28th, 2021, all three seasons will be available for FREE for the first time! To celebrate, we are also re-releasing the entire series in binaural immersive audio. So find a nice set of headphones, settle in, and enjoy the experience of Mars Patel in surround sound! It’s the evening of the Midsummer Dance at H.G. Wells Middle School and Mars is on the run. Will Pruitt’s drones find him before he has a chance to groove to the music? Fo...more

  • S1 E6: The Gift (2021 Remix)

    Jun 21 2021

    Welcome to the 2021 re-release of Mars Patel! Starting on June 28th, 2021, all three seasons will be available for FREE for the first time! To celebrate, we are also re-releasing the entire series in binaural immersive audio. So find a nice set of headphones, settle in, and enjoy the experience of Mars Patel in surround sound! With Mars at war with Oliver Pruitt, the team prepares to take the all-important GFT test when a mysterious message arrives from a potential friend halfway around the worl...more

  • S1 E5: Wings of Science (2021 Remix)

    Jun 21 2021

    Welcome to the 2021 re-release of Mars Patel! Starting on June 28th, 2021, all three seasons will be available for FREE for the first time! When a surprise guest visits H.G. Wells Middle School in advance of the all-important GFT test, the exhilaration of Mars and his friends turns to horror as Mars starts a fight he may not be able to finish. Follow the show on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Check out more great audio adventures at: http://gzmshows.com The Unexplainable Disappearance of Mars...more

  • S1 E4: Extraordinary (2021 Remix)

    Jun 21 2021

    Welcome to the 2021 re-release of Mars Patel! Starting on June 28th, 2021, all three seasons will be available for FREE for the first time! To celebrate, we are also re-releasing the entire series in binaural immersive audio. So find a nice set of headphones, settle in, and enjoy the experience of Mars Patel in surround sound! In the wake of their shocking discovery about Pruitt Prep, Mars’ friends realize the island has other surprises in store for them. Perhaps the most pressing question of al...more

  • S1 E3: Gale Island (2021 Remix)

    Jun 21 2021

    Welcome to the 2021 re-release of Mars Patel! Starting on June 28th, 2021, all three seasons will be available for FREE for the first time! To celebrate, we are also re-releasing the entire series in binaural immersive audio. So find a nice set of headphones, settle in, and enjoy the experience of Mars Patel in surround sound! Mars, Caddie, Toothpick, and JP must endure the elements, and each other, as they hunt for a strange school campus. In the thick of it, someone important gets separated fr...more

  • S1 E2: Consequences (2021 Remix)

    Jun 21 2021

    Welcome to the 2021 re-release of Mars Patel! Starting on June 28th, 2021, all three seasons will be available for FREE for the first time! To celebrate, we are also re-releasing the entire series in binaural immersive audio. So find a nice set of headphones, settle in, and enjoy the experience of Mars Patel in surround sound! Mars and the gang face serious repercussions as a result of playing junior detective. But despite the costs, they can’t give up, and a critical clue plunges them deeper in...more

  • S1 E1: Code Red (2021 Remix)

    Jun 21 2021

    Welcome to the 2021 re-release of Mars Patel! Starting on June 28th, 2021, all three seasons will be available for FREE for the first time! To celebrate, we are also re-releasing the entire series in binaural immersive audio. So find a nice set of headphones, settle in, and enjoy the experience of Mars Patel in surround sound! Kids are going missing at H.G. Wells Middle School, and adults don’t seem particularly concerned. So it’s up to an intrepid band of students–Mars Patel and his pals Caddie...more