Rank #1: Episode 42 – The Call of Cthulhu – Part 1
May 12 2010
Rank #2: Episode 116 – The Haunter of the Dark – Part 1
Jun 21 2012
Rank #3: Episode 498 – The Colour Out of Space Revisited
Episode 498 – The Colour Out of Space Revisited
We’re making a journey back to woods no axe has ever cut – it’s The Colour Out of Space by H.P. Lovecraft! We’re talking the story and the new film adaptation by Richard Stanley.
Tenth anniversary posters, t-shirts, totes and more available now – grab ’em!
Thanks to Andrew Leman for the reading on the original episode!
Next up: The Dunwich Horror Revisited
May 07 2020
Rank #4: Episode 137 – The Masque of the Red Death
Episode 137 – The Masque of the Red Death
Have a listen to our live coverage of The Masque of the Red Death!
Or heck – actually watch it!
Special thanks to Mike Davis from the Lovecraft eZine for including us on his weekly video chats and introducing us to Google Hangouts.
Dec 06 2012
Rank #5: Episode 3 – Dagon
Episode 3 – Dagon
- Andrew Leman of the H.P. Lovecraft Historical Society joins our podcast this week, reading excerpts from this week’s tale. He’s awesome!
- Check out Kenneth Hite’s great book Tour De Lovecraft. It’s amazing.
- Crazy cool infomercial Elder Sign.
- Scary Squid Story still freaks me out.
- Jeffrey Combs IS Edgar Allen Poe.
- Next week: Polaris
Jul 23 2009
Rank #6: Episode 66 – The Dunwich Horror – Part 2
Jan 20 2011
Rank #7: Episode 402 – Tsathoggua
Episode 402 – Tsathoggua
It’s a super-sized, hour-long FREE episode including the vocal stylings of Andrew Leman!
WE ARE NOW ON PATREON! Please join our team to expand and continue the show. Existing subscribers: when you sign up on Patreon, we will take care of closing your existing account. It’s easy!
May 04 2018
Rank #8: Episode 43 – The Call of Cthulhu – Part 2
Episode 43 – The Call of Cthulhu – Part 2
Join us as we cover The Call of Cthulhu’s harrowing second chapter, The Tale of Inspector Legrasse.
Want to check out some hideous architecture? Try Fleur-de-lys.
May 20 2010
Rank #9: Episode 301 – The Gateway of the Monster
Apr 07 2016
Rank #10: Episode 44 – The Call of Cthulhu – Part 3
Episode 44 – The Call of Cthulhu – Part 3
The end is nigh! It’s The Madness from the Sea!
Join us and guest/reader Andrew Leman as we conclude our shocking expose on The Call of Cthulhu!
Featuring the gargantuan talent of musician Reber Clark!
LOOK OUT! IT’S A SUNFISH!
NEXT WEEK: A Call of Cthulhu wrap-up with none other than Lovecraft scholar S.T. Joshi.
May 27 2010
Rank #11: Episode 122 – The Repairer of Reputations – Part 2
Episode 122 – The Repairer of Reputations – Part 2
Come! Join us and be part of the American Dynasty as we return to Robert W. Chamber’s story The Repairer of Reputations from his book, The King in Yellow!
Also check out Chris’s cool graphic novel Kickstarter project, Transreality!
Thanks to our reader, J.P. Moore!
Next week, we stick with Chambers and The King in Yellow, but move on to The Yellow Sign!
Aug 16 2012
Rank #12: Episode 121 – The Repairer of Reputations – Part 1
Aug 08 2012
Rank #13: Episode 117 – The Haunter of the Dark – Part 2
Episode 117 – The Haunter of the Dark – Part 2
We conclude our coverage of The Haunter of the Dark, as well as our coverage of Lovecraft’s stories.
Special thanks to Andrew Leman for all of his contributions over the past few years as well as this outstanding reading!
Like that opening jam? Check out Zeitgeist Zero!
And here’s Robert E. Howard’s biopic, The Whole Wide World.Photo by Will Hart
Jun 28 2012
Rank #14: Episode 77 – At the Mountains of Madness – Part 1
May 19 2011
Rank #15: Episode 211 – In the Abyss
Episode 211 – In the Abyss
Creatures from the Black La-June kicks off with In the Abyss by H.G. Wells!
Support the Kickstarter for Warpo’s Legends of Cthulhu toys! Check out the site and remember – if you support at the Spawn Summoning level and then email Warpo with code HPPODCRAFT, you’ll get a special gift!
The documentary on James Cameron’s deep sea dive will be out this August – Deepsea Challenge!
This Thursday, the fishiness continues for subscribers with The Harbour-Master by Robert W. Chambers – tune in!
Jun 09 2014
Rank #16: Reading 9 – Pickman’s Model
Reading 9 – Pickman’s Model
We interrupt our normal Wuthering Heights service to bring you PICKMAN’S MODEL!
This reading was recorded and performed by the amazing Greig Johnson – please visit his hilarious YouTubes page!
Music and production by Chad Fifer. Thanks to everybody who contributed to make this production possible!
We’ll be back next week with moor Heathcliff and Cathy!
Jul 21 2016
Rank #18: Episode 104 – The Shadow Out of Time – Part 1
Episode 104 – The Shadow Out of Time – Part 1
Join us as we ‘cast a Shadow Out of Time!
- Check out the HPLHS radio adaptation of this story, starring today’s reader, Andrew Leman.
- Thanks to musician Reber Clark for providing background trax – you can see his film Lovecraft Paragraphs in full here, or buy any of his great music here.
- The song excerpt in the opening is Shadow by The Primitives. The closing song excerpt is from Lazer Gun by The Human Aftertaste.
- Check out this article on the discovery of the SOOT manuscript.
- Or this one, on zombie ants!
- Or this one, on how your cat is driving you crazy!
Don’t forget to donate so we can release those sweet full story readings of The Hound and The Temple! THEY WANT TO BE FREE!
Feb 23 2012
Rank #20: Episode 309 – The Monster of Lake LaMetrie
Jun 03 2016