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Showcasing the very best in new Audio Drama

Jim French Productions Off The Air

| February 3, 2017

One of the great heartaches of growing older is seeing the end of things. All things begin and all things must one day end, but it’s very bittersweet when its one of the great pillars of the Audio Drama community and that’s exactly what Jim French Productions is. For over two decades now, JFP has […]

A Profile in Audio Drama

| October 17, 2016

Snowronin1 (is it winter already?) provides for fans of Red Sun a glimpse of audio drama actress Lauren Eilola at medium.com. This off the cuff and fluffy conversation gives a little looksee behind the actors voice talents.

Elementary Audio, My Dear Watson

| September 19, 2016

The versatile and brilliant Derek Jacobi dons the famous deerstalker as Sherlock Holmes in the latest adaptation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle‘s classic- The Hounds of the Baskervilles. Fangoria magazine describes the new release of Sherlock Holmes: The  HellHounds from Canadian filmmaker and actor Anthony D.P. Mann’s multi-media production company, Bleak December Inc. will release the new […]

Audible Channel Surfers

| September 15, 2016

From Yahoo: Amazon.com just added a new perk to its Prime program. Prime subscribers in the U.S. will now enjoy unlimited free access to a new short-form digital audio service from Audible Inc. called Audible Channels. Subscribers also will get a rotating selection of more than 50 audiobooks from Audible’s catalog. Audible describes itself as […]

Moonlight Glow

| September 1, 2016

Sonic Society friend David Farquhar, has a phenomenal announcement from Moonlight Audio: MOONLIGHT AUDIO THEATRE Sets New Monthly Milestone at 115,000 Downloads Canada based Moonlight Audio Theatre is thrilled to announce that August 2016 has been our best month ever with 115,000 Downloads. Wow! I still remember those days when we thought 20,000 to 30, […]

CRT Needs a Few Good Audio Producers!

| May 22, 2016

Jerry Robbins of Colonial Radio Theatre on the Air has been incredibly busy these days. The award winning top tier audio drama company that has brought you such series as Powder River, Ticonderoga, Royall House, Perry Mason, Father Brown, Captain Blood, 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, Dead Ahead, and so many many more is working on […]

Hero of Sound!

| May 9, 2016

With thanks to Jack Jaffee from the long missed 12 Volt Theater podcast and his novel Down the Road we get this story from NPR about the incredible work of Tom Lopez and ZBS. I’ve really enjoyed the zany and rich works of Tom from Jack Flanders but there are so many more tales that Lopez has […]

Top 5 Hardest Working Producer/Writers in Audio Drama Today

| April 24, 2016

Audio Drama is replete with people who put their nose to the grindstone. Many producers work extremely hard to produce incredible productions. But who are the hardest working producer/writers in the modern audio drama movement? To tunnel down the list, it’s important to keep in mind that many producers like Dirk Maggs (Perfectly Normal Productions) […]

Blake Sets Sail

| April 14, 2016

It was with some sadness that fans of Blake’s 7, the powerful series created first for the BBC by Terry Nation from 78 to 81, heard of the death of Gareth Thomas. His reprisal of the role in The Liberator Chronicles in 2012 created a whole new generation of fans. The Telegraph has the story: […]

The Mandela Effect

| April 13, 2016

Not to be confused Fiona Broome’s theory of The Mandela Effect, the The Nelson Mandela Foundation just announced that they will be launching “Mandela: An Audio History” which will document “the struggle against apartheid through the intimate accounts of Nelson Mandela, as well as those who fought with him, and against him”. Read all about this exciting […]