Archives for 2013

Episode 362 – Christmas Blizzards and Chanukah Miracles

This week a post-holiday treat from Playing on Air, a showcase for contemporary short plays produced for radio in New York City by a team of theater professionals. This episode consists of three short plays – The Blizzard, a mystery thriller, features Jesse Eisenberg as a snowed-in screenwriter facing unexpected guests. In The Miracle of Chanukah, a holiday […]

Episode 361 – Adventures with Neal Henderson in Our Fair City

Part 2 of 2 Policies and policettes, we at Radio Drama Revival take heart in the warm gripping hands of the Hartlife Corporation, proudly providing YOU with all the life you will ever need. And if you want a little bit more? Well… we’ll learn how that goes for a group of intrepid characters in […]

Episode 360 – Revisiting Our Fair City…

Policies and policettes, we at Radio Drama Revival take heart in the warm gripping hands of the Hartlife Corporation, proudly providing YOU with all the life you will ever need.  And if you want a little bit more? Well… we’ll learn how that goes for a group of intrepid characters in this week’s show: an […]

Episode 358 – Riding the River and Cleansed

Week 3 of our focus on The Cleansed; this week we have back-to-back episodes from Season 2 of The Cleansed which is now available for pre-order through Blackstone Audiobooks. Season two of this postapocalyptic saga opens with a motley band of heroes traveling down a treacherous river—but nature is only the beginning of the challenges […]

Episode 357 – The Fallen World Has Been Cleansed

Week 2 of our focus on The Cleansed; this week we have back-to-back episodes from Season 1 of The Cleansed which is now available through Blackstone Audiobooks. Fifteen years have passed since the traumatic events of “The Breaking,” in rural Maine a group of survivors has soldiered on, eeking out a hardscrabble existence. Far south, […]

Audiobook Review: NOS4A2 by Joe Hill ; A Wild Ride with Charlie Manx, Brought to Life by Kate Mulgrew

A young girl that can find lost things by travelling over an old rickety bridge. Parents who are doing the ‘best they can’ but terribly failing. A girl who becomes a woman and is so transformed by a terrifying event that she is a mess, with a son of her own, years later. Trying not […]

Episode 356 – A Great Cleansing is Coming

This week The Cleansed returns to Radio Drama Revival, bringing us back to the end of the world, which begins in a time not-so-distant from now. The scathing, unremitting prologue episode “The Breaking” introduces the characters John Prophet, David Brenner, Sam Miller, and Luke Bovonsky, who are pulled into a topsy-turvey world when things go […]

Episode 355 – FinalRune Halloween Horror Redux

For the month of October, Fred has been hiding under a rock working on the new Season of The Cleansed – but lest you forget our love of the undead, we feature a rebroadcast of our 2009 LIVE to air Halloween horror radio show, with five original radio plays, full cast, foley FX, live music, […]

Episode 354 – “The Ram King” Roars from Beyond the Pale

From the pen of Joe Maggio, we have for you today a special dark treat from the audio horror collection Tales from Beyond the Pale. The show is The Ram King, about a boy named Lassa who gets himself into trouble by fermenting a strange and powerful cheese. Can his god, the ram king, an […]

Episode 353 – Entering the “Hungry Hollow” with Campfire Radio Theater

Our audio horror ‘treats’ continue this week with a new discovery (to us) – the fantastic talents of Campfire Radio Theater. The tale we have for you today is the spooky classic ghost-story with fresh take tale “Hungry Hollow.” A few hikers disappear in the woods and find a lost woman. The ravishing runaway sets […]

Episode 352 – Entering ‘Purgatory’ and Down Deep Looking for a Wine Cask…

This week’s show we feature a few horror classics – first, the WB Yeats controversial classic “Purgatory,” about an old man and a boy standing outside the charred remains of a house, where souls don’t rest easy.  It was produced by the late Yuri Rasovsky and is part of the “Tales for a Stormy Night” […]