Portal fantasy! Social commentary! Elves with Antebellum accents! This week, David showcases The Once and Future Nerd's first two episodes and his Middle English chops. This podcast about a group of teens who wind up in a high-fantasy realm is as hilarious as it is cutting and satisfying. The Once and Future Nerd is on Patreon, and they're trying to get to $500/episode by the end of March. Let's put 'em over the top: https://www.patreon.com/onceandfuturenerd … [Read more...] about Episode 535—The Once and Future Nerd
RADIO DRAMA REVIVAL ANNOUNCES NEW TEAM MEMBERS AND UPCOMING REVAMP February 16, 2019—Radio Drama Revival, a podcast dedicated to and recognized for shining a light on independent audio fiction podcasts and their creators for twelve years, is pleased to announce that Wil Williams and Elena Fernández-Collins have joined the team. Williams and Fernández-Collins are popular podcast journalists and critics, dedicated to lifting up the voices of independent and marginalized podcast creators, and … [Read more...] about RADIO DRAMA REVIVAL ANNOUNCES NEW TEAM MEMBERS AND UPCOMING REVAMP
Join David in Host Emeritus Fred Greenhalgh's yurt--sorry, YAWFT--to hear the story of how Radio Drama Revival was started. It's an episode of friends new and old, of what audio fiction is and can be, and what exciting changes we have in store. Joining us this week, and for ever after ( … [Read more...] about Episode 535—A Little Yurt Won’t Hurt
Ayla Taylor, the director of Tides, convened a panel of audio dramatists during 2019's PodCon—but this EXCLUSIVE EVENT wasn't *at* PodCon itself; no, no! It was held at the marvelous Ada's Technical Books and Cafe in Seattle's Capitol Hill. Only about 40 people could squeeze into the space, so with everyone's permission, we are bringing YOU this super secret panel, because information deserves to be FREEEEEEEE. This event, entitled "An Evening with Audio Drama Creators", featured the … [Read more...] about Episode 534 – The ROGUE PANEL! from PodCon!
Back in November, friend of the show Jeffrey Gardner convened a roundtable of critics and creators in the audio fiction space: Elena Fernández-Collins of Audiodramatic and the Bello Collective Wil Williams of Wil Williams Reviews Prof. Sarah Montague of Stories on Stage Mischa Stanton of The Whisperforge Paul Bae of The Black Tapes and The Big Loop Jeffrey Gardner of the forthcoming podcast Unwell and me! Check out our conversation about the state of the industry! Also, … [Read more...] about Episode 533 – Critic Roundtable
David interviews the fascinating and eclectic Morgan Givens. Topics include the genesis and central message of Flyest Fables, Black, trans, queer/nb voices in SF/fantasy, the role of music in Flyest Fables, the inspirations for Morgan's character voices, his experience at Transom, his time with the DC police and Just Detention International, hopepunk and hope in general. … [Read more...] about Episode 532 – Morgan Givens
David rings in the new year with Morgan Givens's one-man show, Flyest Fables, bringing new context to high fantasy! If you thought you'd heard it all, you'd be wrong, folks! Prepare yourself for a journey you will not soon forget! … [Read more...] about Episode 531 – Flyest Fables
Check in with David as he interviews What's the Frequency? creator James Oliva! Learn James's feelings on: - Noise jazz! - the films of David Lynch, and other Difficult Shit! - David! (pthbbbt) - Suburban ennui and the constraints of the mid-20th century and much more besides! … [Read more...] about Episode 530 – James Oliva Interview
Who will give us the wooooorrrrdddsss? We have a special treat for you this week as David brings you What's the Frequency? - a mind-bending psycho-noir from James Oliva and Alexander Danner. Hold on to the hand rails and take it slow! It's going to be one hell of a ride. … [Read more...] about Episode 529 – What’s the Frequency?
David brings us back from the Thanksgiving holiday as he interviews Arden creators Sara Ghaleb, Todd Vanderwerff, and Christopher Dole. They discuss the origins of the show, the different writing styles that each of them contributes, and the ethics of true crime media (and many other things besides.) https://www.patreon.com/ardenpod … [Read more...] about Episode 528 – Chris, Sara, and Todd of Arden