First Impressions: “Tides” a Refreshingly Funny, Smart Sci-Fi Audio Drama

A criticism I often hear for science fiction is that it doesn’t lean on science enough–that in order to work well within the genre, you need to have some true scientific edge. There’s been a rise of this in film and literature recently: The Martian, for instance, was praised for its combination of scientific accuracy but also […]

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“What’s the Frequency”‘s Patreon-Only Audio: More Hilarious, More Terrifying, More Endearing

In case you’re new to Podcast Problems, I love What’s the Frequency. The audio drama is a beautiful, surreal dive in to horror and noir. It’s a strange, lush, confusing, intriguing piece of absolute ear candy with the perfect balance of jokes and slow, creeping dread. It has some of the best writing and acting I’ve […]

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“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, […]

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