The Sonic Society

Showcasing the very best in new Audio Drama

Episode 447- Strange Polygloms

| November 24, 2015

This week on the Sonic Society Jack and David welcome back an old friend with several episodes fromDreamRealm Enterprises new series Polygloms and the long awaited second episode of Strangeness in Space!  

Aurotica

| November 22, 2015

When I created the Audio Drama Ratings System for audio producers everywhere to be a helping hand in identifying various content warnings for listeners, I was aware that audio drama is the most intimate of mediums. Just try listening to the sounds of movie lovemaking scene at some point, you’ll notice its far more X-rated in […]

Bring Back the Trans-Atlantic!

| November 21, 2015

If you’re a fan of the fast-paced, hard-clipped, almost-English accents of the 20’s and 30’s, you’ll remember it as Trans-Atlantic or Mid-Atlantic accent. Especially effective for enunciating in Audio Drama, it has a kind of machine gun speed comedic style which is sadly missing. While many people can do a great parody of the Trans-Atlantic, […]

Grab Your Secret Agent Kits

| November 20, 2015

Straight from the website, Code Named Cygnus is an interactive radio drama that uses speech recognition to cast you as the secret agent in a branching story. Use your voice to operate the game on your iPhone/iPad for a high quality acoustic experience of dialogue performance, sound effects, and music. Play as a secret agent in […]

Episode 446- Podcast Messages

| November 17, 2015

The Message is out! Mac Rogers’ exciting new serialized podfict is our feature tonight for a taste. Go listen to the rest of the series on itunes!  

Ear-ly Tales of Horror

| November 16, 2015

What’s creepier than cover art of a bunch of floating ears? Erin Kohn from Indiewire interviews the Glass Eye Pix gurus- Larry Fessenden and Glenn McQuaid, to talk about their third season of audio horror “Tales From Beyond the Pale”. Both gents are fans of the medium and especially of the power of telling a scary story in which the […]

DIY Sound Booth!

| November 11, 2015

Years ago I went to the new building of CBC in Toronto. A friend of mine had arranged a tour through their branch Radioworks. I got to stump the lady giving the tour with my knowledge of my beloved public broadcaster and I got to drool over their sound stage. The stage, I fear, is […]

Episode 445- Dark Ankh

| November 10, 2015

Peter Gruenbaum’s episode 3 of “The Sting of the Dark Tower” fromCoiled Stories, and Neil Gustin’s “Ankh- Endings and Beginnings” from Twilight Audio Theatre are Jack and David’s post Halloween double-feature treats tonight!  

Audio Mystery Drama

| November 8, 2015

Audio Drama is rife with opportunities for innovation and experimentation. For example, take a walk with Wonderland and solve a puzzle at the end of each chapter. We all need great reasons to keep active. My father just told me that a research tells us that a daily thirty minute walk is more healthy than […]

The Cleansed Re-released!

| November 4, 2015

Fresh from his success of Locke and Key, Fred Greenhalgh has re-released full feature versions of his premiere series The Cleansed. According to Fred: I have re-released the original 16 episodes of Season 1 and Season 2 as UNCUT podcasts, with new narrative ‘guideposts’ to help orient the listener. If you’ve been holding off listening […]