DEAD AIRWAVES IS A SHORT STORY SHOW WITH STORIES BY WILLIAM F. NOLAN, JACK DANN, ROD SERLING, JOHN COLLIER, RICHARD CHRISTIAN MATHESON, G. WAYNE MILLER, ETC. NARRATED, SOMETIMES WITH MUSIC, SOMETIMES WITH SFX, OR ACTED BY ACTORS. LISTEN LIVE ON 88.5 KKRN, OR KKRN.ORG TRYING TO PRESERVE AND KEEP IN MEMORY OF MY FAVORITE WRITERS/FRIENDS STORIES OF HORROR, SF, AND DARK FANTASY. THE SHOW IS A PRESENTATION OF SCREAMING EYE PRESS, CREATED BY MARK SLADE, CHAUNCEY HAWORTH, AND CAMERON HAMPTON ALL ART IS BY CAMERON HAMPTON. www.screamingeyepress.com/
DEAD AIRWAVES E 27---BRANDI HICKS
TONIGHT WE HAVE SEVERAL STORIES WRITTEN BY BRANDI HICKS WITH HER BRAND OF SOUTHERN GOTHIC WEIRD FICTION. ALL STORIES READ BY WESLEY CRITCHFIELD.
May 03, 2022
DEAD AIRWAVES E 26-JOSEPH PAYNE BENNAN--JOHN COLLIER
TONIGHT WE PRESENT TWO WEIRD TALES. LEVITATION BY JOSEPH PAYNE BRENNAN AND A DRAMATIZATION OF THE CHASER DIRECTED BY JACK WARD. LEVITATION IS NARRATED BY WESLEY CRITCHFIELD
April 25, 2022
DEAD AIRWAVES E 25-THEODORE STURGEON
TONIGHT WE PRESENT A WEIRD TALE CALLED SHADOW, SHADOW, ON THE WALL BY THEODORE STURGEON. NARRATED BY WESLEY CRITCHFIELD
April 18, 2022
DEAD AIRWAVES E 24-RAY GARTON
TONIGHT WE PRESENT A FLASHBACK FROM DARK DREAMS PODCAST. RAY GARTON STORY MRS. DEMARCOS CORPSE. NARRATED BY E.S. WYNN. THE AUDIO A LITTLE DODGY BECAUSE ITS FROM FILES 8 YRS AGO
April 11, 2022
DEAD AIRWAVES E 23: PERFECT ART BY G. WAYNE MILLER
We have another story by the great G. Wayne Miller. Perfect Art read by Frank Guglielmelli.
April 04, 2022
DEAD AIRWAVES E 22: K.W. JEETER
TONIGHT WE PRESENT K.W. JEETER'S VERY BIZARRE BLUE ON ONE END, YELLOW ON THE OTHER, READ BY THE GREAT E.S. WYNN. THIS EPISODE CONTAINS AN OLD AUDIO FILE. THERE MAY BE SOME AUDIO SOUND PROBLEMS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED K.W. JEETER, SPECIAL THANKS TO HIM FOR ALLOWING US TO RE-AIR THE STORY. FIRST APPEARED IN MIDNIGHT GRAFITTI, COPYRIGHT 1992 BY K.W. JEETER.
March 29, 2022
DEAD AIRWAVES E 21: ROBET BLOCH-A CASE OF THE STUBBORNS
TONIGHT WE PRESENT ROBERT BLOCK WITH THE CLASSIC STORY A CASE OF THE STUBBORNS! READ AND DIRECTED BY WESLEY CRITCHFIELD. MAKE SURE YOU TUNE IN EVERY SATURDAY MORNING 2AM PACIFIC/5AM EASTERN TO HEAR THE EPISODES ON KKRN.ORG OR KKRN 88.7
March 22, 2022
DEAD AIREWAVES E 20: MICHAEL P. KUBE-MCDOWELL
TONIGHT WE PRESENT SLIPPAGE BY MICHAEL P.KUBE-MCDOWELL, READ AND DIRECTED BY WESLEY CRITCHFIELD. THIS IS ONE OF MY FAVORITE STORIES AND EPISODES OF TALES FROM THE DARKSIDE.
March 15, 2022
DEAD AIRWAVES E 19 MATT LENNOX/ RICHARD CHRISTIAN MATHESON
TONIGHT WE PRESENT CANDY MOM BY MATT LENNOX BLEED BY RICHARD CHRISTIAN MATHESON READ BY WESLEY CRITCHFIELD AND THE CITY BY MARK SLADE READ BY COREY GRAHAM
March 08, 2022
DEAD AIRWAVES E 18: G. WAYNE MILLER
One of the best and most prolific horror writers, G. Wayne Miller finally makes his debut here on Dead Airwaves. Wayne is also an award winning journalist, documentary filmmaker and has written the best selling non-fiction book "Toy Wars" "CHOSEN ONE" is narrated, directed and produced by Wesley Critchfield.
March 01, 2022
DEAD AIRWAVES E 17- SYDNEY J. BOUNDS
THIS EPISODE FEATURES A GREAT STORY BY SYDNEY J. BOUNDS "THE CIRCUS" READ BY WESLEY CRITCHFEILD. ALSO FEATURES "DEVIL BY POSESSION" BY MARK SLADE READ BY COREY GRAHAM.
February 22, 2022
DEAD AIRWAVES E 16 GEORGE CLAYTON JOHNSON
TONIGHT WE PRESENT "THREE NUNUTES ARE UP" BY GEORGE CLAYTON JOHNSON" READ BY TWILIGHT ZONE PODCAST HOST TOM ELLIOT. REALLY APPRECIATE TOM LETTING US USE HIS READING OF THIS CLASSIC STORY. ALSO WE HAVE AN AUDIODRAMA, "BARNEY", DIRECTED AND PRODUCED BY ONE OF THE MASTERS OF MODERN RADIO DRAMA, , JACK WARD, AND PERFORMED BY HIS REPROTROIRE OF ACTORS.
February 15, 2022
DEAD AIRWAVES E 15: EVE TAFT
TONIGHT WE PRESENT A STRANGE AND UNSETTLING STORY BY AUTHOR EVE TAFT, "DOLDRUMS" READ BY WESLEY CRITCHFIELD. EDITED AND DIRECTED BY WESLEY CRITCHFIELD. THEME SONG BY TIM SLADE Eve Taft is a writer/editor and rogue multi-classed with bard. Inquire within for editing, copyediting, content creation, reviews, blogs, and any other nonsense. http://evetaft.wordpress.com/
February 07, 2022
DEAD AIRWAVES E 14: HOLLEY CORNETTO
WE ARE PROUD TO PRESENT A VERY DISTURBING TALE, "WRITING ON THE WALL" BY HOLLEY CORNETTO, READ BY WESLEY CRITCHFIELD. EDITED AND DIRECTED BY WESLEY CRITCHFIELD. THEME SONG BY TIM SLADE. Holley Cornetto was born and raised in Alabama, but now lives in New Jersey. To indulge her love of books and stories, she became a librarian. She is also a writer, because the only thing better than being surrounded by stories is to create them herself. She can be found lurking on Twitter @HLCornetto.
January 31, 2022
DEAD AIRWAVES E 13: ROBERT BLOCH
TONIGHT WE PRESENTS TWO STORIES ABOUT HOW SEXUAL SITUATIONS CAN TURN INTO HORROR. SLICK LOVE BY MARK SLADE IS A HYBRID OF STORY NARRATION AND AUDIO DRAMA. NARRATED BY VICTORIA FANCKI WITH VOICEWORK BY WESLEY CRITCHFIELD, JACKIE AYERS, AND VICTORIA FANCKI. EDITED AND DIRECTED BY DANIEL FRENCH OF CHRONOSPHERE FICTION PODCAST FAME. https://chronosphere.podbean.com/ OUR SECOND STORY IS PIN-UP GIRL BY ROBERT BLOCH. READ BY WESLEY CRITCHFIELD. THEME MUSIC BY TIM SLADE BE SURE TO TUNE IN EVERY SATURDAY MORNING 2 AM PACIFIC/5AM EASTERN TO HEAR THE SHOW LIVE ON KKRN 88.5 AND KKRN.ORG
January 25, 2022
DEAD AIRWAVES E 12 : WILLIAM F. NOLAN
TONIGHT WE HAVE TWO STORIES BY THE LATE, GREAT WILLIAM F. NOLAN HI MOM READ BY WESLEY CRITCHFIELD MY NAME IS DOLLY READ BY NANCY BUELER ALSO A TRIBUTE FROM JASON V. BROCK SPECIAL THANKS TO JASON FOR LETTING US RECORD THESE STORIES AND HIS AUDIO TRIBUTE MR. NOLAN.
January 18, 2022
DEAD AIRWAVES EPISODE 11 PAMELA SARGENT
TONIGHT WE FEATURE A STORY BY THE GREAT PAMELA SARGENT: THE SHRINE READ BY RONDA MITCHELL SPECIAL THANKS TO PAMELA SARGENT FOR LETTING US HAVE HER STORY ON THE SHOW. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED PAMELA SARGENT. THEME MUSIC BY TIM SLADE
January 11, 2022
DEAD AIRWAVES E 10: ROD SERLING
TONIGHT WE PRESENT ROD SERLING'S VERSION OF PAMELA'S VOICE BASED ON A STORY BY ALGERNON BLACKWOOD. SPECIAL THANKS TO ANNE SERLING FOR ALLOWING THE ONE TIME RECORDING OF THIS STORY. WE ALSO INCLUDE A PORTION OF THE JACK BENNY SHOW IN AUDIO FORM, WHERE ROD PLAYS MR. ZONE. NARRATED BY NANCY BUELER. THEME MUSIC BY TIM SLADE
January 04, 2022
DEAD AIRWAVES EPISODE 9: JACK DANN
WE ARE VERY PROUD TO PRESENT ONE OF THE BEST SF/HORROR WRITERS EVER! MR. JACK DANN, AUTHOR OF OVER 70 BOOKS, INCLUDING THE CLASSICS THE MAN WHO MELTED AND MEMORY CATHEDRAL. ON THIS PROGRAM WE HAVE "VOICES" BY JACK. ONE OF MY FAVORITE STORIES OF HIS. READ BY WESLEY CRITCHFIELD. THEME MUSIC BY TIM SLADE.
December 28, 2021
DEAD AIRWAVES CHRISTMAS SPECIAL: ANTI-CLAUS BY GRAHAM MASTERTON
MERRY HORRIBLE CHRISTMAS! THIS SPECIAL 90 MINUTE EPISODE FEATURES THREE OF THE BEST CHRISTMAS HORROR STORIES EVER WRITTEN! STORY NUMBER 1 IS THE STOCKING BY NIGEL KNEALE, READ BY WESLEY CRITCHFIELD. STORY NUMBER 2 IS THE FESTIVAL BY H.P. LOVECRAFT, READ BY SAM GRAHAM. AND THE LAST STORY, SAVING THE BEST FOR THE LAST, IS ANTI-CLAUS BY THE INFAMOUS AND ONE OF THE BEST WRITERS OF OUR TIMES, GRAHAM MASTERTON! READ BY JOE STOFKO, WITH MUSIC BY CHAUNCEY HAWORTH. SPECIAL THANKS TO GRAHAM MASTERTON FOR LENDING US THE STORY TO BE READ. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED BY MR. MASTERTON.
December 22, 2021
DEAD AIRWAVES CHRISTMAS EPISODE # 3 THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS BY ROBERT BLOCH
OUR THIRD XMAS EPISODE FEATURES A STORY BY THE LEGENDARY HORROR WRITER ROBERT BLOCH: THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS READ BY WESLEY CHRITCHFIELD
December 18, 2021
DEAD AIRWAVES CHRISTMAS EPISODE # 2: CHRISTMAS EVE BY R. CHETWYND HEYES
WE PRESENT OUR 2ND CHRISTMAS EPISODE CHRISTMAS EVE BY R. CHETWYND HEYES. A VERY CREEPY STORY WITH ALL GOTHIC TRAPPINGS OF BRITISH XMAS GHOST STORY WITH A WEIRD TWIST. READ BY WESLEY CRITCHFIELD
December 14, 2021
DEAD AIRWAVES XMAS EPISODE 1-NACKLES
OUR FIRST XMAS EPISODE IS A STORY BY THE GREAT DONALD E. WESTLAKE "NACKLES" READ TO YOU BY WESLEY CRITCHFIELD. MAKE SURE YOU TUNE IN SATURDAY MORNING AT 2 AM PACIFIC/5 AM EASTERN TO HEAR THIS EPISODE ON KKRN.ORG OR KKRN 88.5
December 08, 2021
DEAD AIRWAVES EPISODE 8
Tonight's stories are A NAME BY MARK SLADE READ BY COREY GRAHAM THE POSESSION OF ANGELA BRADSHAW BY JOHN COLLIER READ BY JOE STOFKO BREAK UP BY RICHARD CHRISTIAN MATHESON READ BY WESLEY CRITCHFIELD CREDITS BY JACKIE AYERS THEME MUSIC BY TIM SLADE BE SURE TO LISTEN TO THE SHOW LIVE ON KKRN.ORG OR KKRN 88.5 SATURDAY MORNINGS 2 AM PACIFIC/5 AM EASTERN
November 28, 2021
DEAD AIRWAVES EPISODE 7
THIS EPISODE FEATURES THE STORIES: ABORTED MOTHER BY MARK SLADE PERFORMED BY JON FREDERATE KAZOO BY JAMES SALLIS READ BY LOTHAR TUPPAN CAMINO REAL BY LOTHAR TUPPAN READ BY LOTHAR TUPPAN CREDITS BY JACKIE AYERS THEME MUSIC BY TIM SLADE
November 22, 2021
DEAD AIRWAVES EPISODE 6
THIS EPISODE FEATURES SHORT STORY "CUT PURSE" BY WILLIAM HJORTSBERG READ BY E.S. WYNN AND "A FEW IMPERFECTIONS" BY THOMAS M. MALAFARINA READ BY NANCY BEULER. CREDITS BY JACKIE AYERS. THEME MUSIC BY TIM SLADE. MAKE SURE YOU LISTEN TO THE SHOW LIVE ON KKRN.ORG OR 88.5 KKRN 2 AM PACIFIC/5 AM EASTERN. #HORROR #SHORTSTORIES #RADIOSHOW #AUDIO
November 17, 2021
DEAD AIRWAVES EPISODE 5
DEAD AIRWAVES E 5: IDENTITY CRISIS BY THOMAS F. MONTELEONE READ BY E.S. WYNN END OF THE ROAD BY CHAUNCEY HAWORTH READ BY GERI ELLIFF THEME MUSIC BY TIM SLADE CREDITS BY JACKIE AYERS BE SURE TO LISTEN TO THE SHOW LIVE ON KKRN.ORG KKRN 88.5 FM 2 AM PACIFIC 5 AM EASTERN SATURDAY MORNINGS #PODCAST #RADIO #HORROR #DEADAIRWAVES #SHORTSTORIES #RADIOSHOWS #KKRN
November 06, 2021
DEAD AIRWAVES EPISODE 4
BLIMP HUNTER BY J. NOYES SCHER READ BY WESLEY CRITCHFIELD RETURN HOME TO SEGAIA BY T, FOX DUNHAM READ BY T. FOX DUNHAM BOBBY'S FIEND BY MARK SLADE READ BY LAURA NICOLE CREDITS BY JACKIE AYERS THEME MUSIC BY TIM SLADE LISTEN LIVE EVERY SATURDAY MORNING 2 AM PACIFIC, 5 AM EASTERN ON KKRN.ORG OR KKRN 88.5 FM #HORROR #SHORTSTORIES #PODCAST #DEADAIRWAVES
November 03, 2021
DEAD AIRWAVES EPISODE 3
TAP, TAP, TAP BY E,S. WYNN, READ BY E.S. WYNN PLAGUE STUDIES BY JACK WARD AND JOHN BELL, PERFORMED BY JACK WARD AND JOHN BELL GOYA'S MASTERPIECE BY MARK SLADE, READ BY NANCY BUELER HEADLIGHTS BY MARK SLADE, READ BY COREY GRAHAM THEME MUSIC BY TIM SLADE CREADITS BY JACKIE AYERS BE SURE TO LISTEN TO THE SHOW LIVE ON 88.5 KKRN FM, KKRN.ORG SATURDAY MORNINGS 2 AM PACIFIC, 5 AM EASTERN #KKRN #HORROR #PODCAST #STORIES #NARRATED #SF
October 24, 2021
DEAD AIRWAVES E 2
FEATURING STORIES: DEAD RADIO BY D.S. SCOTT, READ BY VIKTOR AURALIUS SPIRIT OF THE LAW BY JASON NORTON, READ BY NANCY BUELER TULPA BY JACK J. WARD, WITH VOICEWORK OF CHATTERBOX THEATRE PLAYERS, MUSIC BY SHARON BEE THEME MUSIC BY TIM SLADE CREDITS BY JACKIE AYERS Cover Art by Cameron Hampton, copyright 2021
October 14, 2021
DEAD AIRWAVES E 1
FEATURING STORIES BY FRANK LARNERED, "TROLLED HARD" READ BY VIKTOR AURALIUS AND "A SACCE FOR SALE (PRONOUNCED SACK-SEE), BY MARK SLADE, READ BY RONDA MITCHELL. CREDITS READ BY JACKIE AYERS, THEME MUSIC BY TIM SLADE AND PRODUCTION BY MARK SLADE AND CHAUNCEY HAWORTH. COVER ART BY CAMERON HAMPTON, COPYRIGHT 2021.
October 14, 2021
DANIEL DREAD E 7: THE END
EVERYONE'S WORLDS ARE ENDING, AND THE HIGHER BEINGS HAVE THEIR OWN PLANS!!
November 15, 2019
DANIEL DREAD EPISODE 6: PARAMOUR: TO LIE BENEATH
RUFUS GOES ON A BENDER AND MEETS A MYSTERIOUS WOMAN WITH A UNIQUE SEXUAL APPETITE. MEANWHILE DANIEL AND SOPHIE SEARCH FOR RUFUS TO STOP HIM FROM DRINKING HIMSELF TO DEATH. ELLISON AND ADAM PLAN TO STEAL A BALLOON FROM A CHILD, AND CHIMES PRSENTS HIMSELF TO SGT. HAYNES.
September 25, 2019
DANIEL DREAD E 5: STRANGE ATTRACTORS
DANIEL, SOPHIE AND RUFUS FIND THEMSELVES IN HELL. ELLISON SEES THE END OF THE WORLD IN VISIONS AND ADAM AND CHIMES PUT THEIR RESPECTIVE PLANS TO WORK FOR THEIR BOSSES AND HAVE A QUIET DRINK TO DISCUSS THE PLANS. Lothar Tuppan as Daniel and Tommy Tanja Milojevic as Sophie Mat Weller as Rufus Pete Lutz as Ellison Drew Profit as Moloch and J.J. Austin Beach as Tiki and Daniel’s Father DB Spitzer as Adam Gareth Severen and Wesley Critchfied as Chimes Sarah Rhea Werner as Nun #1 and Headmistress Zoe Jenkins as Nun #2 Janet Didur ass Waitress Atticus Jackson as Demon Baby #1 Demon Baby #2 Demon Baby #3 Music by Chauncey Haworth and featuring songs by Quartermoon Created and developed by Mark Slade and Lothar Tuppan Directed and edited by Daniel French Credits by Zoe Jenkins and Julia Eve
August 24, 2019
DANIEL DREAD E 4: SWEET DREAMS ARE MADE OF THEE
DANIEL DREAD E 4: SWEET DREAMS ARE MADE OF THEE WRITTEN BY LOTHAR TUPPAN Lothar Tuppan as Daniel/Tommy Mat Weller as Rufus/Dr. Banks Tanja Milojevic as Sophie/Vicky Pete Lutz as Ellison DB Spitzer as Adam: Drew Profit as Moloch and Robber/Server/Flyer Guy Austin Beach as Malphas/Homeless Guy/Jogger: Wesley Critchfield as Host/Sheriff Sarah Rhea Werner as Jennifer Gareth Severen as George Ronda Mitchell as Mrs. Simmons Music by Chauncey Haworth Created and developed by Mark Slade and Lothar Tuppan Credits by Kessi Riliniki Directed and edited by Daniel French
July 23, 2019
DANIEL DREAD E 3: CHIMING IN
Sophie disappears into another dimension and Daniel and Rufus follow only to meet Rupert Chimes and some flying monkeys! Meanwhile Ellison has an Uber-fan after he murders her boyfriend. Things get really weird in this episode! DANIEL DREAD EPISODE 3: CHIMING IN WRITTEN BY MARK SLADE and LOTHAR TUPPAN Lothar Tuppan as Daniel Tanja Milojevic as Sophie Mat Weller as Rufus Pete Lutz as Ellison Drew Profit as Moloch Austin Beach as Tiki Gareth Severn as Chimes Katie Loftin as Eve Joe Stofko as Jansen DB Spitzer as Adam Janet Didur as Nurse Nancy Bueler AS Sgt. Haynes Music by Chauncey Haworth Created and developed by Mark Slade and Lothar Tuppan Directed and edited by Daniel French Credits read by Nancy Bueler
May 25, 2019
DANIEL DREAD EPISODE 2: TIKI, BABY
Daniel, Sophie and Rufus encounter a female monster that eats young women. Meanwhile, Ellison continues his murder spree, but Tiki and he are having realationship problems which lands Ellison in jail. DANIEL DREAD EPISODE 2: TIKI, BABY WRITTEN BY MARK SLADE Lothar Tuppan as Daniel Tanja Milojevic as Sophie Mat Weller as Rufus Pete Lutz as Ellison and Officer # 1 Drew Profit as Moloch and J.J. Austin Beach as Tiki and Dad Ronda Mitchell as Marge and Waitress Joshua Price as Clerk Katie Loftin as Woman and Jenny Wesley Critchfield as Charlie and Canton Janet Didur as Officer # 2 Sgt. Haynes Nancy Bueler Music by Chauncey Haworth Created and developed by Mark Slade and Lothar Tuppan Directed and edited by Daniel French Credits by Geneva Aubrey. ART BY CAMERON HAMPTON
May 25, 2019
Daniel Dread Episode 1: THE EXTERMINATORS
Daniel is an exterminator of all supernatural monsters. With the help of his friends, Rufus, a private detective, and Sophie, a ghost. The story also revolves around a serial killer named Ellison, his Tiki Doll, and Moloch, a demon who is using Daniel as a host. Daniel Dread Episode 1: THE EXTERMINATORS WRITTEN BY MARK SLADE Lothar Tuppan as Daniel Tanja Milojevic as Sophie and Secretary Mat Weller as Rufus Pete Lutz as Ellison Drew Profit as Moloch and Alex Austin Beach as Tiki and Troll Merilee Robinson as Mrs. Jensen Kessi Reliniki as Woman. Atticus Jackson as Jeffcoat Music by Chauncey Haworth Created and developed by Mark Slade and Lothar Tuppan Directed and edited by Daniel French
May 25, 2019