The Sonic Society

Showcasing the very best in new Audio Drama

Sonic Summerstock Presents: EVP and the Shadowlands Players

| August 30, 2016

David Ault brings us the season finale of Sonic Summerstock Playhouse with “Death of a Doll” from The Narada Players and Pete Lutz, and “Candy Matson- The Black Cat” from Jack Ward and the Shadowlands Theatre Players. Not to mention an extra at the end!

Podficts are the Bee’s Knees

| August 30, 2016

Wired Magazine made a point that horror and sci-fi has given a new rise to Podficts– fictional podcasts. The idea that people are doing effectively narrative audio stories (even going as far as audio drama) to tell stories to their listeners. We’ve listed many in the past two years, but the number seems to be […]

Visions of the Future

| August 24, 2016

The world of the future brought to you by the past! NASA has released large TIF images of a bunch of their posters. You can bet you’re going to see some new Biff Straker images come from these. Do you need art in your audio drama? Head right over to The Jet Propulsion Lab and […]

Sonic Summerstock Presents: Sky King and Gunsmoke!

| August 23, 2016

Texas Radio Theatre podcast with Rich Frohlich presents “The Atomic Trap” from Sky King in a live read through performance, while our actors at Electric Vicuña Productions take the stage with Gunsmoke “Sins of the Father” and the guiding hand of Richard Summers. All here on the penultimate episode of Summerstock Playhouse 2016!  

Cribbing Notes

| August 18, 2016

It may sound a little bizarre to all of us at the Sonic Society, but Ki Sung at KQED News finished an article entitled Listening Isn’t Cheating: How Audio Books Can Help Us Learn. I remember reading some time back an experiment that had hooked up an MRI to various participants. Those who read a […]

Hartnell! Do you Hear That? Free Music!

| August 17, 2016

Kevin Hartnell’s music in the audio drama world is right up there with other greats like Kevin MacLeod from Incompetech, Jeffrey Gage from Colonial Radio Theatre, Peter Van Riet from Epic Audio and Sharon Bee from EVP. So, it’s always with the enthusiasm of Christmas morning that we get news of more of his work being […]

Sonic Summerstock Presents: The No Sleep Podcast Players Returns!

| August 16, 2016

David Cummings of the No Sleep Podcast provides a fantastic Lights Out episode this season with “Death Robbery“. David Ault is your announcer!

Kung Fu Action Reborn!

| August 15, 2016

The ever-so-missed Kung Fu Action Theatre is back! Creator, writer, director, actor, and host, Rob Paterson announced the return of this beloved gem. While, KFAT has opened its doors beyond the audio drama realm, to read and written stories of all kinds, we’re grateful that maybe we’ll get more of the pulp audio dramatic form from […]

Sonic Summerstock Presents: EVP and the Shadowlands Players

| August 9, 2016

This week on the Sonic Summerstock we have the classic comedyMy Friend Irma reproduced lovingly from Electric Vicuña Productions‘  Shadowlands Players starring Colleen MacIssac, Ali House, Keith Morrison, Guy Earle, and Daniel Roy. Directed by Jack J. Ward and produced by Richard Summers with music from Sharon Bee.

Sonic Summerstock Presents: The No Sleep Podcast Players

| August 2, 2016

David Cummings of the No Sleep Podcast provides a fantastic Lights Out episode this season with “Murder Castle“. David Ault is your announcer!