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The Horror You Can Hear | In Audio Drama It’s Halloween All-Year-Round

By PodCake Some say August is like the Sunday of summer, and that September is just Halloween Eve. For introverts, goths, and the people who just hate how hot it is, Halloween is the entirety of October as far as we’re concerned. And the best part of it for yours truly is diving into the

2016 The Year of the Fiction Podcast

2016: The Year of the Fiction Podcast

A lot has changed in podcasting over the past five years. Back in 2010 I mainly listened to a handful of football shows. It was around that time that a friend suggested I check out a “zombie podcast” he’d been listening to. The show in question was We’re Alive, described as a “modern audio drama”.

A Night of Horror | Fiction Podcast of the Week

“Make sure every character is necessary. It can be difficult to tell characters apart on the radio, and hard to get actors in, so make sure ‘Waitress 3’ really needs her story told.” We’re big fans of audio drama and fiction podcasts here at The Podcast Host. As listeners we’re always looking for new shows


Halloween Horror Podcasts of 2016

It’s that time of year again where the macabre goes mainstream in the lead up to Halloween. And – to quote John Ballentine of the excellent Campfire Radio Theater – “horror and audio drama go together like peanut butter and jelly”. There are a lot of famous horror fiction podcasts out there now. Take the

5 Great Movie Podcasts You Need in Your Life

5 Great Movie Podcasts You Need in Your Life

Podcasts are a great resource for movie fans. Up to the minute movie information, new releases and movie-related comedy. There’s a movie podcast to fit all needs and desires – here’s a few of my favourites. These aren’t necessarily the most popular or well-known examples, but they are the ones I love the most. That’s

Fiction Podcast of the Week Listings

Fiction podcasts.  Otherwise known as audio dramas, radio plays and `the Theatre of Your Mind.’ I love them.  I started listening to them after my colleague Matthew introduced me to We’re Alive, a post-apocalyptic survival story set in LA, California.  Here at The Podcast Host, we listen to wide range of programs, including audio fiction,