Late at night at a local shopping plaza, some serious labor violations are taking place. Crooked management and intimidated store owners go beyond hiring illegal workers - they employ a cadre of the living dead. So begins "The Late Shift," part of Dreadtime Stories, a collaboration between Carl Amari and Fangoria Entertainment and introduced by Malcolm McDowell. You can go to Fangoria each month for a new show, available for free as an ad-supported stream or as a $1.99 pristine quality … [Read more...] about Episode 247 – Fangoria Audio Horror Takes a “Late Shift”
Hooool-ey, mol-ey, folks. After months of anticipation we're eager to finally have our sweaty paws on a copy of FinalRune's remastered podcast-safe edition of The Cleansed - Episode Zero. This thing is crazy! On Halloween, 2038 the world is a precarious place. We're running dangerously low on oil and the electric grid is down on most of the East Coast. The National Guard maintains a state of martial law and food supplies are precarious. A group of soldiers is ready to kick back and enjoy … [Read more...] about Episode 215 – FinalRune Sees the World Get Cleansed
The (Increasingly) Definitive Resource List for Aspiring Audio Dramaturges Interested in writing, directing, or producing radio drama? Then, grab a mic and a recorder and get going - nearly everybody in this field is producing it themselves. There are less than a handful of paying gigs for this kind of work out there, and if you want to make it, you better believe you'll have to earn your stripes producing on your own first. The fun part about this challenge, however, is that you CAN produce … [Read more...] about So You Wanna Create a Radio Drama?
This week we continue our Halloween fright fest with tales of terror sure to curdle your blood... Close your ears to make the horror stop! We're on a westward train of Transcontinental Terror that will culminate on All Hallow's Eve with a 6-hour festival of fear that runs from 5pm to 11pm EDT. This week our featured artist is my own FinalRune Productions, with two original dark tales set in the rugged rural landscape of Downeast Maine. In Dark Passenger, two teenage friends discover the … [Read more...] about Episode 195 – FinalRune Returns with a Dark Passenger and Cruel Confession
FinalRune's third installment of the Troll of Stony Brook introduces us to the troll - a fearless, man-eating creature for sure, but, um, not without a soft stop. Sadly, humans just won't leave him alone and the rough exterior shows up again. After this next dose of audio delight we move on to Fallen Angels that Bounce, a serialized audio noir tale by ZBS featuring lush soundscapes of Rio de Janeiro and New York City. Flo has a recurring dream of Rio that never goes anywhere - so Joe … [Read more...] about Episode 182 – More Trolling and Fallen Angels