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Storytelling Podcasts

Crime fiction by Mark Coggins featuring private investigator August Riordan. Each season is a one chapter/one episode reading of a Riordan novel by the author. Season 1 is THE DEAD BEAT SCROLL, a book the New York Journal of Books called a “Glorious potpourri of violence, black humor … sex, and a hunt for a lost manuscript.” Note that the podcast is intended for mature audiences and includes curse words, violence and sex.

Location:

United States

Description:

Crime fiction by Mark Coggins featuring private investigator August Riordan. Each season is a one chapter/one episode reading of a Riordan novel by the author. Season 1 is THE DEAD BEAT SCROLL, a book the New York Journal of Books called a “Glorious potpourri of violence, black humor … sex, and a hunt for a lost manuscript.” Note that the podcast is intended for mature audiences and includes curse words, violence and sex.

Language:

English

Contact:

415-902-9099


Episodes

The Immortal Game, Chapter 30 - Lonely Knight

6/3/2023
Riordan calls Margaret Teller. Support the show _______ Listen, subscribe, rate, review: Apple PodcastsOther players Follow me on Mastodon.social. Subscribe to my newsletter.

Duration:00:05:11

The Immortal Game, Chapter 29 - End Game

5/27/2023
Stockwell, Duckworth and Riordan meet to discuss the case. Support the show _______ Listen, subscribe, rate, review: Apple PodcastsOther players Follow me on Mastodon.social. Subscribe to my newsletter.

Duration:00:13:07

The Immortal Game, Chapter 28 - Bishop's Gambit

5/20/2023
Riordan goes back to see Bishop at his Woodside mansion. Support the show _______ Listen, subscribe, rate, review: Apple PodcastsOther players Follow me on Mastodon.social. Subscribe to my newsletter.

Duration:00:14:32

The Immortal Game, Chapter 27 - Queen to Queen's Knight One

5/13/2023
Riordan consults with Duckworth. Support the show _______ Listen, subscribe, rate, review: Apple PodcastsOther players Follow me on Mastodon.social. Subscribe to my newsletter.

Duration:00:05:11

The Immortal Game, Chapter 26 - Guinness, O'Grady & Me

5/6/2023
Riordan talks to Ronan O'Grady. _______ Listen, subscribe, rate, review: Apple PodcastsOther players Follow me on Mastodon.social. Subscribe to my newsletter.

Duration:00:20:40

The Immortal Game, Chapter 25 - Home Movies

4/29/2023
Riordan fires up his VCR. _______ Listen, subscribe, rate, review: Apple PodcastsOther players Follow me on Mastodon.social. Subscribe to my newsletter.

Duration:00:14:32

The Immortal Game, Chapter 24 - Checked

4/22/2023
Riordan pays a late night visit to a Tenderloin hotel. _______ Listen, subscribe, rate, review: Apple PodcastsOther players Follow me on Mastodon.social. Subscribe to my newsletter.

Duration:00:17:43

The Immortal Game, Chapter 23 - Honest Dale's Used Cars

4/15/2023
Riordan goes used car shopping. _______ Listen, subscribe, rate, review: Apple PodcastsOther players Follow me on Mastodon.social. Subscribe to my newsletter.

Duration:00:16:00

The Immortal Game, Chapter 22 - Home on the Range

4/8/2023
Stockwell and Riordan go to a shooting range in South San Francisco. Support the show _______ Listen, subscribe, rate, review: Apple PodcastsOther players Follow me on Mastodon.social. Subscribe to my newsletter.

Duration:00:25:02

The Immortal Game, Chapter 21 - Party Time in Pac Heights

4/1/2023
Riordan goes to a cocktail party in San Francisco's swanky Pacific Heights neighborhood. _______ Listen, subscribe, rate, review: Apple PodcastsOther players Follow me on Mastodon.social. Subscribe to my newsletter.

Duration:00:29:30

The Immortal Game, Chapter 20 - Station Break

3/25/2023
Riordan visits Stockwell at East Palo Alto Police Headquarters. _______ Listen, subscribe, rate, review: Apple PodcastsOther players Follow me on Mastodon.social. Subscribe to my newsletter.

Duration:00:13:22

The Immortal Game, Chapter 19 - Daly City Bondage

3/18/2023
Riordan takes a trip down to Daly City. _______ Listen, subscribe, rate, review: Apple PodcastsOther players Follow me on Mastodon.social. Subscribe to my newsletter.

Duration:00:13:45

The Immortal Game, Chapter 18 - Dead Man's Mail

3/11/2023
Riordan and Chris Duckworth look at Roland Teller's computer. _______ Listen, subscribe, rate, review: Apple PodcastsOther players Follow me on Mastodon.social. Subscribe to my newsletter.

Duration:00:17:42

The Immortal Game, Chapter 17 - I'd Rather be a Hammer

3/4/2023
Riordan tries his hand with some construction tools. _______ Listen, subscribe, rate, review: Apple PodcastsOther players Follow me on Mastodon.social. Subscribe to my newsletter.

Duration:00:14:21

The Immortal Game, Chapter 16 - Completely, Irrevocably and without Remorse

2/25/2023
Riordan gets fired. Support the show _______ Listen, subscribe, rate, review: Apple PodcastsOther players Follow me on Mastodon.social. Subscribe to my newsletter.

Duration:00:10:36

The Immortal Game, Chapter 15 - Terri Comes Calling

2/18/2023
Terri McCulloch visits Riordan. _______ Listen, subscribe, rate, review: Apple PodcastsOther players Follow me on Mastodon.social. Subscribe to my newsletter.

Duration:00:13:34

The Immortal Game, Chapter 14 - Teller Leaves the Board

2/11/2023
Riordan meets an East Palo Alto Police Lieutenant named Stockwell. _______ Listen, subscribe, rate, review: Apple PodcastsOther players Follow me on Mastodon.social. Subscribe to my newsletter.

Duration:00:12:30

The Immortal Game, Chapter 13 - Blocked Pawn

2/4/2023
Riordan stakes out Terri McCulloch's apartment in East Palo Alto. Support the show _______ Listen, subscribe, rate, review: Apple PodcastsOther players Follow me on Mastodon.social. Subscribe to my newsletter.

Duration:00:08:21

The Immortal Game, Chapter 12 - A Detective or a Punching Bag?

1/28/2023
Riordan talks to Bishop to review the progress (or lack thereof) on the case so far. _______ Listen, subscribe, rate, review: Apple PodcastsOther players Follow me on Mastodon.social. Subscribe to my newsletter.

Duration:00:15:51

The Immortal Game, Chapter 11 - Exit Wifey and Hello My Fair Lady

1/21/2023
Riordan has another encounter with Hastrup, the bouncer from the Power Station. Like the quote about carbon atoms in the chapter? It's available as a limited edition broadsheet here. _______ Listen, subscribe, rate, review: Apple PodcastsOther players Follow me on Mastodon.social. Subscribe to my newsletter.

Duration:00:14:32