The Sonic Society

Showcasing the very best in new Audio Drama

Sonic Echo: 305 Your Truly

| May 26, 2019

Today the Amigos have a look at one of the longest running and last mystery series Yours Truly Johnny Dollar

Sonic Speaks: 0402- Magically Speaking with Kennedy and Christopher

| May 5, 2019

In the summer of 2018 Jack sat down with the creators and producers of the amazing hit fantasy series Magus Elgar Kennedy Phillips and Christopher Moore, who just partnered with Fictional Cafe!

Sonic Echo: 303 Jack Benny Laughs

| March 10, 2019

Today the Amigos look at what people consider The Longest Laugh in Radio History but is it really? The Jack Benny Show– Jack is Robbed of Ronald Colman’s Oscar. Some other discussion points this time around was Jack’s Jack Benny Christmas Tribute, and Lucille Ball gets Jack Benny’s Account!

The Famous Jack Benny Show

| February 7, 2019

This is a long episode from The Wallbreakers but extremely informative. We at Sonic Echo love the Jack Benny Show and have one in the can, but in the meantime check out the depth of one of radio, television and stage’s masters and progenitors of the situation comedy.

Sonic Echo: 304- Box 13

| December 20, 2018

Brother Lothar brings the Amigos “Shanghaied” from the classic OTR Box 13 starring Alan Ladd. Your Amigos are Lothar Tuppan, Jeffrey Billard and Jack Ward.  

Sonic Echo: 302 The Stars are Styx

| October 18, 2018

Tonight on Sonic Echo, Jeffrey Billard brings to the Amigos a special episode of the classic X-Minus One science-fiction anthology series- “The Stars are Styx”. This show was masterfully recreated by Billard in last season’s Sonic Summerstock Playhouse.

Sonic Echo: 301 Nightfall with Tanja

| September 20, 2018

Tonight in a cross-over extra of the Sonic Summer Parlour series, the Queen of Audio Drama- Tanja Milojevic from Lightning Bolt Theatre of the Mind joins our Amigos Lothar Tuppan, Jeffrey Billard, and Jack Ward to discuss a classic episode of Nightfall from CBC radio- “Beauty’s Beast!”

Sonic Echo 212: Summer Parlour- Johnny Got His Gun

| August 23, 2018

Jeffrey Billard, Lothar Tuppan, and Jack Ward greet our final guest in the parlour this summer. Craig Robotham joins us from Weird World Studios to talk about one of his favourite Arch Oboler plays from the Dalton Trumbo novel Johnny Got His Gun starring Jimmy Cagney. Apologies for the poor sound quality…

Nazi Eyes

| August 19, 2018

A new Facebook group appreciating classic old-time radio from the north : Canadian Old Time Radio. One of the shows was a five-episode series called Nazi Eyes on Canada. Rumour in the group is that there are six episodes but one was lost. Have a listen back to 1942… in simpler, yet dangerous times.

Sonic 211: Summer Parlour- Could Be

| July 19, 2018

Tonight Richard Frohlich from Texas Radio Theatre joins the Amigos for an exploration into the most geopolitical radio show in the history of the Sonic Society, Norman Corwin‘s “Could Be”. Have a listen yourself and consider whether you too could be part of a better future world! Mentioned in the discussion: H.G. Wells Things to Come- […]