I'm all about the growth mindset: the idea that you can always improve yourself and your work, and to me, nothing embodies that more than Jim Robbie and the Wanderers, a constantly-evolving production that puts fun, ingenuity, and optimism where you'd never expect it: the apocalypse. The world is different, scorched, sunk, and changed, but that doesn't really seem to bother … [Read more...] about Episode 450 – Jim Robbie and the Wanderers, with Iri Sheremet and Laura Bramblette
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This week, we explore Hector Vs. The Future, a bleakly-funny comedy podcast, recorded live in London by members of the creative team that brought us Wooden Overcoats. Created by comedy writers James Huntrods and James Hamilton, Hector vs. The Future is the story of two rival museums: the Uptodateum, the most au courant museum in town, and the Obsoleteum, a rusted hulk of an … [Read more...] about Episode 449 – Hector Vs. The Future, with Oðinn Örn Hilmarsson and Andy Goddard
This week, Our Fair City’s executive producer, Jeffrey Gardner, joins me for a chat and a deep dive into one of his favorite episodes, the season 4 finale of OFC. Warning: this episode contains spoilers for, y’know, the first four seasons of Our Fair City. Proceed with caution! After the feature, Jeffrey and I discuss the piece, the power of myth, embarrassing stories from … [Read more...] about Episode 448 – Jeffrey Gardner’s Favorite Episode of Our Fair City
We're belatedly celebrating World Audio Drama Day by bringing you two fabulous and spooky productions from 11th Hour--the annual tradition wherein audio dramatists of every stripe come together and make spine-tingling, spur-of-the-moment audio fiction in the month of October. Producers Eli and Matt are on-hand to explain. First, you'll hear 11th Hour Northeast's HEAVENLY … [Read more...] about Episode 447 – 11th Hour Audio Productions: HEAVENLY DECEPTION and CARGO
It should be said, horror is one of those special treats that is our favorite to dish up, and after ten years - ten! an eternity on the internet - we're reminiscing on the dark times we've all had together. 2006 - The Blind Man's Confession Arguably, the show that launched Radio Drama Revival was creator Fred Greenhalgh's production "The Blind Man's Confession." Adapted from … [Read more...] about 10 Years of Audio Horror Madness!