Tag: interview

To Be Human: An Interview with the Creators of “Marsfall”

In 2017, Amity Bros--a production company spearheaded by Erik Saras, Sam Boase-Miller, and Dan Lovley--brought listeners Marsfall, an audio fiction about colonists on Mars. The podcast features a large cast, and each episode is told from alternating POVs between the characters.  https://radiopublic.com/marsfall-G4baRo/ep/s1!c15a4 The podcast was groundbreaking. While it started off as something new, innovative, and exciting, ...

Gabriel Urbina on “Wolf 359,” Audio Dramas, And a Bit of “Controlled Chaos”

Gabriel Urbina is one of the most recognizable names in audio drama podcasting. His seminal Wolf 359, which finished its four-season run at the end of 2017, is widely considered one of the most acclaimed and well-loved pieces of modern audio drama. I was honored to have the opportunity to speak with Urbina on Wolf 359, the ...

“What’s the Frequency”‘s James Oliva Has Won the Trust Game of Audio Drama

On November 6th, 2017, I had a conversation with What's the Frequency's creator, James Oliva. What's the Frequency is a new "psychedelic noir" audio drama that currently has three episodes out. You can find What's the Frequency on any major podcast streaming platform, or on their website. I've talked about how much I'm enjoying What's the Frequency so far, ...

“The Hilarious World of Depression” an Unflinchingly Necessary Podcast on Mental Health

"Do you think depression is funny?" From the first line of this podcast, I knew it was something special. This question is the first moment of audio for each episode of The Hilarious World of Depression, followed by the featured guest's answer--which is always some iteration of, "I think depression is absolutely funny." The intro, punctuated by ...