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Strange Studies of Strange Stories – Subscribe at Patreon.com/WitchHouseMedia

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English


Episodes

Episode 542 – Black Destroyer

4/6/2021
Episode 542 - Black Destroyer Listen on Patreon A month of sci-fi monster weirdness kicks off with Black Destroyer by A.E. van Vogt! Special thanks to reader George Woodruff! Check out our bonus episode on Alien. Next up: The Vaults of Yoh-Vombis

Duration:00:34:51

Episode 538 – Vengeance by Proxy

3/4/2021
Episode 538 - Vengeance by Proxy Listen on Patreon We are joined by writer Jamie Brittain as we kick off March is for Draculas with the John Wyndham story Vengeance by Proxy! Special thanks to reader Greig Johnson! Next up: The Man Upstairs by Ray Bradbury

Duration:00:30:15

Episode 534 – Candide – Part 1

2/2/2021
Episode 534 - Candide - Part 1 Listen on Patreon The best of all possible podcrafts takes on the best of all possible books: CANDIDE by Voltaire! Special thanks to our reader Levi Nunez. Check out Loot the Body! Next up: More Candide Madness!

Duration:00:31:04

Episode 530 – The Colossus of Ylourgne – Part 1

1/5/2021
Episode 530 - The Colossus of Ylourgne - Part 1 Listen on Patreon Happy New Year! We're starting it off right with The Colossus of Ylourgne by Clark Ashton Smith! Special thanks to reader Andrew Leman! Music for this episode is by Troy Sterling Nies from the Music of Dark Adventure collection - BUY IT NOW! Fifer was not joking about adapting this as a film - the script is halfway done and we will adapt it to audio for you all this year! Check out 1925's Wizard of Oz! Next up: More Ylourgne -...

Duration:00:27:50

Episode 526 – The Turn of the Screw – Part 1

12/7/2020
Episode 526 - The Turn of the Screw - Part 1 Listen on Patreon We're kicking off holiday ghost-story season with the Henry James classic THE TURN OF THE SCREW! Special thanks to readers Greig Johnson and Rachel Lackey!

Duration:00:31:55

Episode 522 – Sredni Vashtar & Tobermory

11/9/2020
Episode 522 - Sredni Vashtar & Tobermory Listen on Patreon We're kicking off a whole month of delicious Saki and we're starting with the hits - it's Sredni Vashtar & Tobermory! Special thanks to reader Dylan Hoover, a node in the Tulpa Hivemind! Next up: Gabriel-Ernest and The Music on the Hill

Duration:00:30:25

Episode 518 – The Hound of Death

10/5/2020
Episode 518 - The Hound of Death Listen on Patreon Special thanks to patron Stewart Huntsman, who put us on the scent of The Hound of Death by Agatha Christie! Music from this episode is by Repairer of Reputations from the new album Millvale '02! And while you're grabbing that, don't forget your Halloween soundtrack MONSTER CLASSICS! Extra special thanks to reader Kayla Murphy! Next up: Christie's The Call of Wings

Duration:00:32:25

Episode 514 – The Picture of Dorian Gray – Part 1

9/7/2020
Episode 514 - The Picture of Dorian Gray - Part 1 Listen on Patreon It's finally time to unveil THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY by Oscar Wilde! We're joined by a special guest - television writer and Skins creator Jamie Brittain! Exquisite thanks to reader Greig Johnson! Music in this episode: Ballade No.1 Op.23 by Chopin and In the Dark by Bix Beiderbecke.

Duration:00:39:16

Episode 510 – The Aquarium

8/9/2020
Episode 510 - The Aquarium Listen on Patreon In honor of the new HBO show, we're plunging back into Lovecraft country with the mythos story The Aquarium by Carl Jacobi. We read this story in Tales of the Lovecraft Mythos. Special thanks to our reader Heather Klinke! Next Up: O, Christmas Tree by W.H. Pugmire and Jessica Amanda Salmonson

Duration:00:31:46

Bandcamp Friday!

8/7/2020
Bandcamp Friday! TODAY ONLY, Bandcamp is waiving their fees in support of artists hit hard by the pandemic. That means that when you buy MONSTER CLASSICS today - 100% of your purchase will go to making rent on the Manor. You can get it now at http://pitchblackmanor.bandcamp.com for $7 (or more if you’re feeling generous). We appreciate each and every monstrous sale! Reviews from listeners: “...a big, spooky ball of fun” “...like delicious sugary monster breakfast cereal for my ears…”...

Duration:00:01:00

Episode 506 – Queen of the Black Coast – Part 1

7/3/2020
Episode 506 - Queen of the Black Coast - Part 1 Listen on Patreon THEW-LY kicks off with the Conan classic Queen of the Black Coast by Robert E. Howard! Special thanks to our reader - Joshua Bentley! Catch him singing here in the new video for Just Another Werewolf Love Song! Email pitchblackmanor@gmail.com to be notified first when Monster Classics releases later this month! Next up: More CONAN!

Duration:00:32:59

Episode 502 – Sticks

6/4/2020
Episode 502 - Sticks Listen on Patreon Join us as we gather up our thoughts on Sticks by Karl Edward Wagner, available in The Book of Cthulhu 2! Special thanks to our reader, Erik Peabody – audio producer extraordinaire! Check out his goods and services at vikingguitar.com. And if you dig Going Down by PITCH BLACK MANOR, get early access to their upcoming album MONSTER CLASSICS - email us at PitchBlackManor@gmail.com! Next up: The Veldt by Ray Bradbury

Duration:00:36:38

Episode 500!

5/21/2020
Episode 500! Listen on Patreon We've put together a very special variety show to honor our milestone podcast, featuring guests Kenneth Hite, Grieg Johnson, Heather Klinke, Rachel Lackey, and... Andrew Leman? Featuring the voice talents of Levi Nunez and Chris Sarandon! And for the first time in 25 years, a world premiere performance by the greatest goth band of all time, PITCH BLACK MANOR!! For early access to their upcoming album MONSTER CLASSICS - email us at PitchBlackManor@gmail.com!

Duration:00:34:40

Episode 498 – The Colour Out of Space Revisited

5/7/2020
Episode 498 - The Colour Out of Space Revisited Listen on Patreon 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

Duration:00:38:38

Episode 494 – Smoke Ghost

4/2/2020
Episode 494 - Smoke Ghost Listen on Patreon A month of puttin' on the Fritz Leiber blazes up with Smoke Ghost! Support our sponsor: The Thornclaw Manor Illustrated Poker Deck and Art Book! Special thanks to our reader Mike Mason of Chaosium! Next up: Terror from the Depths!

Duration:00:35:55

Episode 490 – Good Lady Ducayne

3/6/2020
Episode 490 - Good Lady Ducayne Listen on Patreon MARCH IS FOR DRACULAS! Join us as we slurp up Good Lady Ducayne by Mary Elizabeth Braddon! Special thanks to our reader Kristyna Baczynski - check out her excellent comics and illustrations! And don't forget to tune into the new episode of Quiet & Bold: THE INNSMOUTH BRIDE! Next up: Luella Miller

Duration:00:34:18

Episode 486 – In the Court of the Dragon

2/6/2020
Episode 486 - In the Court of the Dragon Listen on Patreon All hail The King in Yellow! We're kicking off this month with a super-sized episode on In the Court of the Dragon, and we're joined by special guest Robin D. Laws! Check out Robin's new RPG The Yellow King at Pelgrane Press! And have a listen to Ken and Robin Talk About Stuff! Special thanks to our wonderful reader, Wyatt S. Gray! Here are some photos of The Court of the Dragon in Paris. Next up: The Demoiselle D'ys

Duration:00:40:34

Episode 482 – Enoch

1/9/2020
Episode 482 - Enoch Listen on Patreon It's Blochtober in January! Tune in as we dig into a little story by Robert Bloch called Enoch! Special thanks to our reader Levi Nunez. Check out Loot the Body! Here's that Robert Bloch album Gravely we we mentioned. Next up: IT!

Duration:00:31:33

Episode 478 – The Phantom of the Opera – Part 1

12/10/2019
Episode 478 - The Phantom of the Opera - Part 1 Listen on Patreon ANGELS!!! We are so happy to be here with you over the holiday season and hope you'll enjoy The Phantom of the Opera with us. Although Fifer prefers this translation. We borrowed from both the translations throughout - most of the readings are from the Penguin edition. EXTRA special thanks to our reader Jaime Andrews! This is the Greg Hildebrandt Phantom of the Opera that we referenced! Next up: More PHANTOM!

Duration:00:34:20

Episode 474 – The Pit and the Pendulum

11/7/2019
Episode 474 - The Pit and the Pendulum We're kicking off POEVEMBER with Mr. EAP's classic The Pit and the Pendulum! Check out A Potted History of Cthulhu Games from Auroch Digital - an episode of the How to Make a Game podcast! Special thanks to our fantabulous reader - Eric Curtis Johnson! Next up: Metzengerstein

Duration:00:30:39