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Public Domain Day 2022!

| January 2, 2022

It’s our favourite day of the year. Public Domain Day. On January 1, 2022, copyrighted works from 1926 will enter the US public domain, 1  where they will be free for all to copy, share, and build upon. The line-up this year is stunning. It includes books such as A. A. Milne’s Winnie-the-Pooh, Felix Salten’s Bambi, Ernest Hemingway’s The Sun […]

Need Some Music?

| September 3, 2017

Scott Mosher who is currently working on the revamp of “Faith” for EVP sent along this handy music production site. You’ll find it along with other resources in the Public Domain Resources section as well. The Audionautix site has a lot of cool music for various purposes in your upcoming Audio Drama. Check it out!

What Could Have Been if we didn’t pull a Bono

| January 30, 2011

(With thanks to Bill Hollweg from Broken Sea for passing this gem on) From the Duke Law site: This site celebrates “Public Domain Day” the first of every year – Unfortunately, since the advent of the Sonny Bonno Public Domain Deprivation Act, there has been little to celebrate. And those who attempt to rein […]

Audio Drama Quote

| July 11, 2010

Audio Drama Quote

| July 4, 2010

The Savage Sound of Conan

| March 5, 2010

I’ve been reading some great classic Conan comic books, and remembering when Broken Sea did the equally amazing audio drama adaptations of  the public domain stories of Robert E. Howard– that is, until CPI threatened legal action on a public domain story. Well for those who are interested, the barbarian is back. In a collection […]