I was surprised to come across a story on Maine Web Report talking about a controversy between MPBN (Maine Public Broadcasting Network) and a long-running DJ called The humble Farmer. The humble Farmer is a quirky show with 30s and 40s jazz and big band music with occasional dry-witted humorous stories that comment on the state of affairs of our times in a classic "Mainah" style. Well, it seems MPBN is setting an ultimatum with the humble Farmer after some more objectionable political opines … [Read more...] about “humble Farmer” Story an Insight to MPBN Politics?
This week, a haunting tale of a reality TV show where something's just not right. By sci-fi/fantasy writer Tee Morris, produced by WanderRadio [audio:http://media.blubrry.com/radiodramarevival/www.radiodramarevival.com/podcasts/rdr-podcast008.mp3] Radio Drama Revival! Episode 8 … [Read more...] about Episode 8: “Reality Check” from Wander Radio
For those of you who've forgotten that I'm the leading force behind FinalRune Productions, this show features the latest work -- my first work adapted from a story by someone else, with a great cast put together by the writer, John Coons. I hope you enjoy the delightfully wacky small town mischief comedy Tales from Williamsville! [audio:http://media.blubrry.com/radiodramarevival/www.radiodramarevival.com/podcasts/rdr-podcast007.mp3] Radio Drama Revival! Episode 7 … [Read more...] about Episode 7: Tales from Williamsville
Mucho thanks to Craig Wichman, whose backup recording saves the great discussion aforementioned. Enjoy! [audio:http://media.blubrry.com/radiodramarevival/www.radiodramarevival.com/podcasts/rdr-podcast006.mp3] Radio Drama Revival! Episode 6 … [Read more...] about Episode 6 Found!
Writer/producer Craig Wichman and writer/director Jay Stern come from backgrounds in television, film, and stage (Craig stars in an indie movie directed by Jay, The Changeling). In fact, they feel that independent audio theater has a lot to do with indie movies. That is, technology has opened up the door for a huge amount of new work, but not everyone with a mic in their hands is a great artist. Crudely quoting Craig, "You can't just record a movie over the weekend and post it on YouTube and … [Read more...] about Episode 6: Craig Wichman and Jay Stern from Quicksilver