It might have been one of the earlier disseminations of fake news, if, that is, the October 30, 1938 radio broadcast of “War of the Worlds,” hadn’t already been a dramatization of H.G. Wells’ 1898 novel of the same name. Chalk it up to wunderkind Orson Welles, 23 at the time, who with his band […]
We recently discovered Tubi TV! It is a free ad-supported streaming TV and movie network offering more than 50,000 titles from impressive partners including Lionsgate, MGM, Paramount Pictures, and Starz. They raised over $20 million earlier this year and offer popular apps on the iPhone/iPad, Android devices, Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire, and more. Last […]
If you have ever found yourself shouting at the radio, the BBC has a new programme just for you. The corporation launches an interactive drama for voice-controlled devices today, allowing listeners to influence the plot by speaking into their Amazon Echo. The technology allows the listener to become a protagonist in a science fiction drama, […]
“Ladies and Gentleman, we will take you now behind the scenes of a police headquarters in a great American City, where, under the cold, glaring lights, will pass before us the innocent, the vagrant,...
Excellent Episode from one of my favorite Podcasts. Hope you enjoy it
Father Knows Best and Lights Out tied this week so we will feature 2 episodes of each Classic Old Time Radio Programs. We will first play for you 2 Halloween Themed episodes of Father...
“My Favorite Murder,” “Limetown,” “Last Podcast on the Left,” and more creepy listening rec’s to spook your ears. With Halloween right around the corner, the time is nigh for getting into the ghostly spirit: mind, body and twisted soul! Sometimes it feels like we’re already living inside a horror movie, with the Great Trumpkin in […]
The audio horror series known as Tales from Beyond the Pale from Glass Eye Pix has released its fourth season, and it makes for the perfect spooky soundtrack as we head toward Halloween! If you’re a fan of audio dramas, you’ll definitely want to read on for the details. From the Press Release:Glass Eye Pix, […]
We all know the phrase “Jekyll and Hyde”, but how many of us have read the book which created this classic example of a split personality? Robert Louis Stevenson’s 1886 novella, The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde is full of mystery and intrigue as the lawyer Mr. Utterson seeks to discover who […]
There’s good news and bad news: the bad news is that you’re going to have to spring for a new streaming service soon. Alongside Netflix, Amazon, and Hulu, now it’s time to start ponying up for Apple’s own proprietary content portfolio. The good news is, according to a report from the Wall Street Journal, Apple has successfully convinced […]