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 at the brink of existence - not quite dead, not quite alive - and is haunted in this in-between place by the voice of his father. And let's just say, things weren't all rosy between them. But can a … [Read more...] about Episode 302 – A Son’s Long Trip Home, and a Dark Ride
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 Monique Boudreau and Samantha Mason of 1918, Domien and Eline of The Witch Hunter Chronicles, Cayenne Chris … [Read more...] about Episode 233 – Back From #CVG2011 with Stories To Tell and a Trip to 1918
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 him about the tough men of East Texas. But before we get to all that, we spook you again with the dramatization of Joe's story "God of the Razor" by our friends at The Grist … [Read more...] about Episode 133: Joe Lansdale Joins Us for Halloween in July
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 Fiction - For being a great place to listen to … [Read more...] about Halloween Special: Your Fill of Gory Stories!
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 of "Razor" we hear from Lansdale about the origins of this dastardly tale, his love of radio drama, and why he thinks audio is such a compelling medium for the horror arts. Enjoy, and don't forget, … [Read more...] about Episode 94: A Treat for Halloween… Joe Lansdale Talks “Razor”