Episode 302 – A Son’s Long Trip Home, and a Dark Ride

Horror, horror, horror! More scary stories to haunt you this Halloween season, this week with a rendition of If You Take My Hand, My Son by Scott Hickey’s The Grist Mill series, followed by a Grist Mill double-feature, The Dark Ride (by Jeff Adams). In “If You Take My Hand, My Son” a man sits […]

Episode 233 – Back From #CVG2011 with Stories To Tell and a Trip to 1918

Today we stagger back from a GREAT trip out west to Minneapolis, Minnesota for the CONvergence science fiction and fantasy convention (known to you Twitterers as #cvg2011). We received the 2010 Silver Mark Time for FinalRune‘s production The Cleansed: Episode Zero and celebrated with other winners, including Jonathan Mitchell (who created the spectacular Moon Graffiti), Matthew and […]

Episode 133: Joe Lansdale Joins Us for Halloween in July

This week is the “Halloween in July” episode, so named because we welcome back horror writer Joe R. Lansdale for an interview about his latest two books, Sanctified and Chicken Fried and Vanilla Ride. We talk to Joe about the joy of storytelling, how well stories can be told in audio, and what still intrigues […]

Halloween Special: Your Fill of Gory Stories!

Ghoulish tales for the ear were heard last night as goblins and ghosts radiated out through the radio waves… Hear it now! [audio:http://media.blubrry.com/radiodramarevival/www.radiodramarevival.com/podcasts/rdr-halloween-2008.mp3] Radio Drama Revival 2008 Halloween Audio Horror Special Special thanks due to… Crazy Dog Audio Theatre – Marianette 1.1 Bill Dufris – The Horror of Walker’s Point FinalRune – Dark Passenger Echo […]

Episode 94: A Treat for Halloween… Joe Lansdale Talks “Razor”

We’ve heard the terrifying throes of God of the Razor before, but this time we go behind the scenes of this glorious gory tale by talking to author Joe R. Lansdale, who also happens to be the author of, oh, 30+ other books and 200 short stories and tons of other great stuff. Between chunks […]

Episode 81: Goring Up for “Slasher”

Gosh, I wanted to dig into my behind-the-scenes coverage for “Slasher” but didn’t get beyond an amazing interview with Scott Hickey and Brian Price, the two men most responsible for the thrilling (and chilling) new tale by The Grist Mill. As you’ll here again and again in this show, it’s available for a $3 download […]

Radio Drama Revival HALLOWEEN Horror Extravaganza!

Terror Stalks the airwaves! On Halloween we heard three tales of horror guaranteed to haunt your dreams “Forevermore.” We kick off a killer fright-night with William Dufris‘ adaptation of “The Statement of Randolph Carter” by H.P. Lovecraft, followed by the Grist Mill production of Joe R. Lansdale’s “God of the Razor,” and conclude with a […]

Episode 41: Mort Castle’s “If You Take My Hand My Son”

A man lies on the brink of death, torn between two worlds — the world of pain, suffering, and failure, but a chance of love, and a world of peace, quiet, and acceptance… or at least so says the long dead voice of his abusive father. What chance is there for retribution beyond the grave? […]

Episode 3: Scott Hickey talks shop

This past week, we chatted with Scott Hickey from AM FM Theater. Hear about hitting the bar with Peter Straub at World Horror Con, growing up with radio drama, and the making of “God of the Razor.” A great interview not to be missed! [audio:http://media.blubrry.com/radiodramarevival/www.radiodramarevival.com/podcasts/rdr-podcast003.mp3] Radio Drama Revival! Episode 3

Modern horror realized in Lansdale’s “God of the Razor”

Well, I’m going to jump right into my audio theater reviews with a piece of modern horror that recently reached my ears: ‘God of the Razor,’ a grisly horror short story by Joe Lansdale realized by AM/FM Theater in Lowell, MA. I had recently written on the radio drama digest (a mailing list for audio […]