Rank #1: 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 #2: Episode 42 – The Call of Cthulhu – Part 1
May 12 2010
Rank #3: Episode 116 – The Haunter of the Dark – Part 1
Jun 21 2012
Rank #4: Episode 100 – The Thing on the Doorstep – Part 2
Episode 100 – The Thing on the Doorstep – Part 2
Brought to you by Miskatonic Books!
Oh, and here’s the poster for Weredad, featured in Scream 3.
And why not pick up some beautiful, creepy jewelry from Freya’s Rat Bites & Other Oddities?
Jan 19 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 263 – The Hounds of Tindalos
Episode 263 – The Hounds of Tindalos
Frank Belknap Long gets the podcraft treatment as we conjure The Hounds of Tindalos!
Special thanks to our reader Greig Johnson! Check out his awesome videos at his YouTube Page!
Next week, we’ll be back with Long’s The Space-Eaters! We could not find an online version, but will be reading from the very affordable book: The Cthulhu Mythos Megapack!
UPDATE: There IS an online version of The Space-Eaters, located HERE.
Jul 03 2015
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: Beowulf
Join us for a very special, super-sized episode of the show covering the epic poem Beowulf!
Thanks to all of the Kickstarter supporters who made the show possible.
EXTRA special thanks to our illustrious guests, Mr. Bob Hanske and Dr. Catherine Batt!
You may download the Beowulf theme here. Please credit any usage to Reber Clark.
More notes to come. Stay tuned for info on this year’s Kickstarter for live shows in Providence and Chicago!
May 26 2015
Rank #9: Episode 275 – Notebook Found in a Deserted House
Episode 275 – Notebook Found in a Deserted House
BLOCHTOBER BEGINS! We’re kicking it off with “Notebook Found in a Deserted House,” a story that can be found in a number of collections. We read it in Mysteries of the Worm from Chaosium.
Check out this week’s sponsor, the excellent weird fiction collection With a Voice that is Often Still Confused But is Becoming Ever Louder and Clearer by J.R. Hamantaschen!
If you dug the music this week – it’s all on Sense Impacts, also at Chaosium.
Next Week: The Faceless God
Oct 02 2015
Rank #10: 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 #11: 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 #12: 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 #13: Episode 107 – The Shadow Out of Time – Part 4
Episode 107 – The Shadow Out of Time – Part 4
The final chapter in our coverage of The Shadow Out of Time!
Once again, readings by Andrew Leman and music by Reber Clark. Thanks guys!
Opening song excerpt is Ol’ Blue Eyes singing The Shadow of Your Smile at the Sands.
The closing song is Lazer Gun by The Human Aftertaste.
Check this space for more details about the broadcast of our LIVE show in Leeds on Wednesday, April 4th!
Thanks so much to all of our donors – next week, a full reading of THE HOUND!
Mar 15 2012
Rank #14: 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 #15: Episode 255 – The Black Stone
Episode 255 – The Black Stone
Robert E. Howard puts HPL in a headlock with THE BLACK STONE! Why didn’t anybody warn us?!
Purchase HIGH STRANGE HORROR right now! What are you? A baby?
Special thanks to our incredible reader, Mr. Caleb Hoffert!
More REH next week: The Children of the Night
May 07 2015
Rank #16: Episode 301 – The Gateway of the Monster
Apr 07 2016
Rank #17: Episode 77 – At the Mountains of Madness – Part 1
May 19 2011
Rank #18: Episode 65 – The Dunwich Horror – Part 1
Jan 13 2011
Rank #19: Episode 231 – The Minister’s Black Veil
Episode 231 – The Minister’s Black Veil
Tune in as we have a look under The Minister’s Black Veil by Nathaniel Hawthorne!
Special thanks to our sponsor: CTHULHU LIVES! An Eldritch Tribute to H.P. Lovecraft, from Ghostwoods Books. Great anthology – great authors – available in all formats. Pick it up!
Who’s that reader? Why, it’s Andrew Leman doing a killer job once again!
Nov 07 2014
Rank #20: Episode 101 – The Evil Clergyman & The Horror in the Burying-Ground
Episode 101 – The Evil Clergyman & The Horror in the Burying-Ground
Our show is brought to you this week by David Maurice Garrett – please pick up his book Tome of Horror: The Collected Dark Fiction, available in paperback or for the Kindle. You can learn more at the author’s blog, Visions of the Dark.
Special thanks to our excellent reader, Michael Ford!
And how about that musical guest Troy Sterling Nies?!
Jan 26 2012