The Sonic Society

Showcasing the very best in new Audio Drama

Tour the Zone

| March 19, 2017

This week on the Twilight Zone Podcast, host Tom Elliot begins his review of season three of the Twilight Zone with the episode Two starring Charles Bronson and Elizabeth Montgomery. Our Jack chimes in with his favourite memories of Rod Serling and the zone in a little audio feedback. Fascinating when you consider how similar […]

Save the Other Words for Jack

| March 18, 2017

You may want to Save the Last Word for Pete Lutz, but this episode of the new interview show from the create of Pulp-Pourri Theatre and Narada Radio is interviewing our Jack Ward about his life and memories as an actor no less. Stranger things can and continue to happen. In the meantime, check out and […]

Death and the Department

| March 11, 2017

This week on the Department of Nerdly Affairs, Jack is a guest while the regular hosts Rob and Don talk about death and the way it affects all of us nerdly folk. Subscribe today and get prepared!

What’s Up with the Way We Sound?

| March 11, 2017

This New York Times article answers the age long question every audiophile says after hearing their voice: “Do I really sound like that?” According to William Hartmann, a physics professor from Michigan State University, there’s multiple ways you get to hear your own voice. More often than not, you sound higher. Check out the original article […]

AudioFiles Love Snow White

| March 6, 2017

The incredible Snow White from Voices in the Wind Theatre has gotten a fantastic reception south of the border. Chatham This Week reported: There’s nothing quite like closing your eyes and feeling yourself swept away by the sounds of wind and trees and birds chirping, as two people race along on horseback through dense underbrush. […]

You Unlock this Door…

| February 26, 2017

Long time listeners of the Sonic Society (and a fair number of new listeners) will recognize that if there’s one spiritual mentor that guides my writing, it’s Rod Serling. Thanks to a society fan I’ve discovered and have been catching up on Tom Elliot’s excellent Twilight Zone Podcast. Tom’s dedication to the show and Mr. Serling’s […]

A Grand Actor- Chris Wiggins

| February 25, 2017

As a young lad just developing my love for Audio Drama, one of the fun CBC shows I listened to was Johnny Chase- Secret Agent of Space. It ran weekly for a time on Saturdays. Johnny fought all kinds of evils and even set a kind of Battlestar Galactica like fleet quest to look for […]

Power of the Podcast

| February 22, 2017

From copyblogger we get the incredible story of the growth of podcast. If you asked us 13 years ago whether we believed this would happen, we would have told you absolutely. If you asked us seven years ago, we would have said “unfortunately not”. New Media takes a while to get going but when it […]

The No Sleep Podcast Tour

| February 8, 2017

If you had an ear to the recent Sonic Society episode, our David was getting ready for his trip to North America and his new tour with the No Sleep Podcast team to head from city to city across the great United States to spread the power of live audio theatre. Along with the haunting music […]

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 […]