The Satanic Players Society

Travelling Sideshow of the Macabre - Fuelled by Sex and Sin

An episode of The Satanic Players Society

By The Ringmaster
Welcome to the Satanic Players Society, a community of voice actors, authors, musicians and illustrators coming together to bring you tales of horror and madness!
The Travelling Sideshow of the Macabre - Blood Alley
NEW EPISODE, The   Travelling Sideshow of the Macabre - Blood Alley   Spring is in the air! That doesn't mean however, that we can't give you   chills with a little horror and madness. One thing that does warm our hearts   is celebrating a long time friend to the show Yvonne Mason. In this episode   she shares with us Blood Alley. Robert (Bubba) Haines a tobacco chewing, beer   drinking, womanizing, wheelholder is running way behind schedule with a load   to Miami, Florida on Hwy27. A highway that started up north and ended in   Miami. Bubba was on a stretch of two lane blacktop between Sarasota and Miami   known as Blood Alley late a night following a full moon. He is singing   country songs with the radio when he sees something that will forever change   his life.       To see the full information on this episode go to:     https://www.satanicplayerssociety.com/blood-alley.html       To purchase Blood Alley for yourself visit:     https://amzn.to/2un8x5D"    
33:57
March 30, 2019
Myths, Legends and Monsters - Changelings
NEW EPISODE! Myths, Legends and Monsters - Changelings Get ready for the chill of winter as The Escapologist discusses Changelings, their origins in culture and their use as a scapegoat to deal with malformed or disabled children. She also reads the Brothers Grimm tale on the subject and Pickman's model by H.P. Lovecraft. http://www.satanicplayerssociety.com/mlm.html The Grimm Fairy Tales https://amzn.to/2E02VoW Pickman’s model by H.P. Lovecraft https://amzn.to/2FES0CJ
50:04
November 26, 2018
Myths, Legends and Monsters - The Big Bad Wolf
Sit down again with the Escapologist as she discusses the origins of the werewolf myth. How it differs from Lycanthropy and it’s links to the witch trials. She tales the tale of Peter Stumpp and of Rougarou in Cajun folklore.
15:00
November 4, 2018
The Travelling Sideshow of the Macabre - Great Grandmother's Necklace
Join us as we celebrate the works of Hydra M Star. Firstly we delve into unattainable desire with her short poem Daughter of Lilith followed by an exploration into the end of days with Great Grandmother's Necklace. The gates of hell have opened and the world trembles in fear and disbelief. Only Danielle and her trusty team have any chance of withstanding the apocalypse! See the full information on this episode go to: https://www.satanicplayerssociety.com/great-grandmothers-necklace.html To purchase Great Grandmother's Necklace for yourself visit:  https://amzn.to/2YCwe87
38:33
November 4, 2018
Myths, Legends and Monsters - Baba Yaga
Join the Escapologist as she takes you on a journey through European folklore. She discusses the origins, attitudes at the time and impact on modern society. In this episode she discusses Baba Yaga and reads a short story written by Katherine Pyle. http://www.satanicplayerssociety.com/mlm.html
17:50
September 30, 2018
A thought with the Ringmaster - Friends get in the way
Here the Ringmaster demonstrates that having friends may not always be a positive element when it comes to serious podcast creation. He also puts forth effective methods to set boundaries and therefore create a conductive environment for creating serious, sincere and educational content. Follow the link below to watch the video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EJByzYH7wdg&list=PL2Nc4QvmpqnTCOIEaKL0wV-G0G8r7KXY5&index=26
04:46
August 20, 2018
A thought with the Ringmaster - P.M.A
Spend a moment with the Ringmaster as he discusses how you mental state can affect creativity. Click on the link below to watch the video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8j0vuy5urIQ
03:38
August 10, 2018
A thought with the Ringmaster - Dealing with mishaps
The Ringmaster discusses the various things that can go wrong when creating content and why it's important to keep going. Click on the link below to watch the video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zKJOwtroYSg&index=20&list=PL2Nc4QvmpqnTCOIEaKL0wV-G0G8r7KXY5
03:16
August 10, 2018
A thought with the Ringmaster - Why monitize?
The Ringmaster discusses why trying to obtain some revenue from your creative project is not necessarily a bad thing and how it can help you grow as a content creator. Click on the link below to watch the video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lkWFez6Z-kY&index=19&list=PL2Nc4QvmpqnTCOIEaKL0wV-G0G8r7KXY5
06:46
August 10, 2018
A thought with the Ringmaster - The importance of downtime
Take a few moments with the Ringmaster as he discusses the need as a content creator to be able to switch off, even for a short time to recharge and have new life experiences. Which in turn helps you become a better content creator. Click on the link below to watch the video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eJOYnBxcnTQ&index=18&list=PL2Nc4QvmpqnTCOIEaKL0wV-G0G8r7KXY5
04:31
August 10, 2018
A thought with the Ringmaster - We're not going to be friends
The Ringmaster discusses that enjoying someone's content does not necessarily mean that you have to be friends in real life or on social media. Also that doing so can also harm your content creation. Click on the link below to watch the video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ilkG1595HdY&index=17&list=PL2Nc4QvmpqnTCOIEaKL0wV-G0G8r7KXY5
08:04
August 10, 2018
A thought with the Ringmaster - Creative life, personal life balance
The Ringmaster and the Magician take a moment out from celebrating their first wedding anniversary to discuss maintaining a balance between being a creator and having a personal life. Click on the link below to watch the video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uDmjlSuLFas&index=16&list=PL2Nc4QvmpqnTCOIEaKL0wV-G0G8r7KXY5
04:14
August 10, 2018
A thought with the Ringmaster - When to stop
Welcome to this special drunk edition of the show. Fill your glass and join the Ringmaster with his special guests Storm and Renee Anderson as they discuss making the decision to end a project and the best way to go about it. Click on the link below to watch the video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZlHsJCfIX0k&index=15&list=PL2Nc4QvmpqnTCOIEaKL0wV-G0G8r7KXY5
08:34
August 10, 2018
A thought with the Ringmaster - The power of the collective
Spend a moment with the Ringmaster as he discusses coming together to ease the burden of content creation and promotion. Click on the link below to watch the video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5R9WKFlZkPw&index=25&list=PL2Nc4QvmpqnTCOIEaKL0wV-G0G8r7KXY5
04:41
August 10, 2018
A thought with the Ringmaster - When content creators fight
Spend a moment with the Ringmaster as he tries to navigate the difficult topic of conflict between content creators. Things to avoid and how best to get through what is usually a difficult time. Click on the link below to watch the video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6EseOOCef54&list=PL2Nc4QvmpqnTCOIEaKL0wV-G0G8r7KXY5&index=14
08:23
August 10, 2018
A thought with the Ringmaster - Be inspired to create, not copy
Join the Ringmaster as he discusses the importance of inspiration and how it can guide you with your content creation and some tips on how to avoid copying others content as your own Click on the link below to watch the video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2uE0ug-tQNQ&list=PL2Nc4QvmpqnTCOIEaKL0wV-G0G8r7KXY5&index=13
04:16
August 10, 2018
A thought with the Ringmaster - Tucking the Baphomet
Join the Ringmaster as he discusses how to go about becoming a content creator when you have to hide your affiliation. Some mistakes to avoid and some tips that may help you. Click on the link below to watch the video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zBfU6mOjeT0&index=11&list=PL2Nc4QvmpqnTCOIEaKL0wV-G0G8r7KXY5
06:05
August 10, 2018
A thought with the Ringmaster - Finding your groove
Spend a moment with the Ringmaster as he discusses different techniques he has discovered along the way in the bid to improve his content Click on the link below to watch the video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lsZltb4TXBs&index=24&list=PL2Nc4QvmpqnTCOIEaKL0wV-G0G8r7KXY5
14:27
August 10, 2018
A thought with the Ringmaster - What can content creators learn from Star Wars?
Join the Ringmaster as he gives his opinion on the latest developments within the Star Wars franchise and how we as content creators can learn from the mistakes being made. Click the link below to watch the video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4UgufaW0IoA&list=PL2Nc4QvmpqnTCOIEaKL0wV-G0G8r7KXY5&index=12
10:26
August 10, 2018
A thought with the Ringmaster - Stepping out of yourself
Join with The Ringmaster as he discusses stepping into character. What the benefits are and when best to do it. Click the link below to watch the video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ueY2POkQd00&list=PL2Nc4QvmpqnTCOIEaKL0wV-G0G8r7KXY5&index=23
05:11
August 10, 2018
A thought with the Ringmaster - Pseudos, wannabes and hangers on
Join the Ringmaster as he discusses those particular individuals who want all the benefits of membership without showing any commitment. Click the link below to watch the video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e6MsKC4el4o&index=10&list=PL2Nc4QvmpqnTCOIEaKL0wV-G0G8r7KXY5
04:01
August 10, 2018
A thought with the Ringmaster - Growing your channel
Spend a moment with the Ringmaster as he talks about some avenues he has explored in a bid to increase the shows audience. What went right or wrong and some tips he came across. Click the link below to watch the video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A6ZymLjb_E0&index=9&list=PL2Nc4QvmpqnTCOIEaKL0wV-G0G8r7KXY5
05:33
August 10, 2018
A thought with the Ringmaster - Collaborating with others
Join the Ringmaster as he discusses collaborating with others, both from the perspective as a contributor and a content creator. Click the link below to watch the video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H4LjWP2_Lls&index=8&list=PL2Nc4QvmpqnTCOIEaKL0wV-G0G8r7KXY5
14:53
August 10, 2018
A thought with the Ringmaster - Updating and refreshing
Join with the Ringmaster as he discusses how and when to refresh your brand. The importance of staying consistent with your original content while creating the new and setting the time aside to complete this. Click the link below to watch the video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pM33oabrW1c&index=7&list=PL2Nc4QvmpqnTCOIEaKL0wV-G0G8r7KXY5
05:35
August 10, 2018
A thought with the Ringmaster - Resting on your laurels
Join the Ringmaster as he takes a trip with The Speak of the Devil's Reverend Campbell to discuss the importance to keep continually improving and testing yourself. Not just with content creation, but to also succeed in life. This is the continuation on from Speak of the Devil's episode on achievement. Follow the links below to watch the videos. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DYIVP... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7IQcEgGd1GY&index=22&list=PL2Nc4QvmpqnTCOIEaKL0wV-G0G8r7KXY5
04:43
August 10, 2018
A thought with the Ringmaster - Copycats and pretenders
Join the Ringmaster as he plays you a little tune (badly) and talks about the pitfalls to avoid when creating content. Click the link below to watch the video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KZbmd2PAYvI&list=PL2Nc4QvmpqnTCOIEaKL0wV-G0G8r7KXY5&index=6
06:24
August 10, 2018
A thought with the Ringmaster - Frankenstein
Join the Ringmaster as he celebrates the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelly's Frankenstein. His thoughts on the creature and its evolution over the years and how we can maybe take some lessons in life from this story. Click below to watch the video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BZ242Jlx61A&index=3&list=PL2Nc4QvmpqnTCOIEaKL0wV-G0G8r7KXY5
07:26
August 10, 2018
A thought with the Ringmaster - How I join Satanic????????
Spend a moment with The Ringmaster as he answers the burning, age old question "How I join Satanic?". Not only this but as a special bonus he opens the way to the Illuminati, becoming rich and happy. All in under 5 minutes! Click the link below to watch the video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rc4TznmPDTo&list=PL2Nc4QvmpqnTCOIEaKL0wV-G0G8r7KXY5&index=5
03:49
August 10, 2018
A thought with the Ringmaster - Becoming a content creator
Here the Ringmaster tries to answer the question "how do I begin" giving some thoughts and advice on starting out as a content creator. Click the link below to watch the video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7-VD-AGUCfY&index=4&list=PL2Nc4QvmpqnTCOIEaKL0wV-G0G8r7KXY5
12:37
August 10, 2018
A thought with the Ringmaster - Creative Spaces
Join the Ringmaster as he talks briefly (it's cold!) about the places he finds best to come up with ideas for the show and other projects. Click the link below to watch the video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1wWvzUs5eyQ&list=PL2Nc4QvmpqnTCOIEaKL0wV-G0G8r7KXY5&index=2
03:03
August 10, 2018
A thought with the Ringmaster - Terry Pratchett The Shepherds Crown
Welcome to A Thought With The Ringmaster. A new segment exploring ideas and observations from the founder of the Satanic Players Society. In this episode he discusses the final Discworld novel by Sir Terry Pratchett - The Shepherd's Crown. Click the link below if you want to watch the video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L8stlQRa1F8&list=PL2Nc4QvmpqnTCOIEaKL0wV-G0G8r7KXY5
07:16
August 10, 2018
Travelling Sideshow of the Macabre - The Midsummer 2018 Sideshow
Welcome to   another wonderful Friday the 13th. Even while you bask in the sun we will   still manage to send shivers down your spine! This episodes offerings include   Winter by Heather M Dakin, Little Stevie, Bloody Footprints and Redline   written by Citizen Valefar. Our show concludes with The Conversion, a tale of   death, regret and absolution written by P.S. King.     See the full information on this episode go to:  https://www.satanicplayerssociety.com/the-midsummer-2018-sideshow.html 
45:35
July 13, 2018
Travelling Sideshow of the Macabre - Halloween in Summer 2018
 Join us as we celebrate Art on You Studio’s 8th and final Halloween in Summer festival.   We are honoured to have been given the opportunity to contribute to this   event. Organised by Storm and Renee Anderson this shindig plans to go out   with a bang! Spend some time with us as we bring you Vacant Eyes by Citizen   Valefar and Fred’s Dead by Jessie Twain. We are also overjoyed to have the   one and only Storm Van Ghoul guest presenting and helping us to bring you a   little horror and madness!     To view the full details of this episode visit:  https://www.satanicplayerssociety.com/halloween-in-summer-2018.html  To purchase Storm Van Ghouls art book 365 Days of Halloween visit: https://amzn.to/2FHdjQC
44:12
June 1, 2018
Happy Walpurgisnacht 2018
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00:41
April 30, 2018
Travelling Sideshow of the Macabre - The Cabin
Greetings one and all, welcome to our spooky offerings for Friday the 13th! We are delighted to bring you another terrifying tale from the twisted pen of M.R. Stover. Spring has sprung and with the lengthening days children can enjoy going out to play. One such child does just that. Enter little Dean an adventurous boy blissfully unaware that he is about to take part in a chain   of events that will change the world forever! To check out the full details of this episode please visit:  https://www.satanicplayerssociety.com/the-cabin.html 
36:16
April 13, 2018
Travelling Sideshow of the Macabre - Lufer-Ma'ar and the Wall Mountains
25 years have passed since the events of Lufer-Ma'ar and the Onyx Forest. Otherworld is now under the tyrannical rule of Queen Jeanette and a last ditch attempt   must be made to free the realm from her clutches once and for all. This   episode features special guest appearance by Karen Sherman and Matt Barnett   who also composed "The Wraith" the soundtrack for this story.    To see the full details of this episode please visit:  https://www.satanicplayerssociety.com/lufer-maar-and-the-wall-mountains.html  To read this story for yourself purchase Cracks in the Walls below: https://amzn.to/2I7kswN
1:23:55
February 23, 2018
Travelling Sideshow of the Macabre - Religious Freedom Day 2018
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13:30
February 23, 2018
Travelling Sideshow of the Macabre - Ackwood
Happy new year one and all! This episode features a sneak preview from the upcoming   novel The Knights of Azan'Kru, the sequel to The Thirteen Knights of Death   created by M.R. Stover. Follow Ack as he tries to make his escape from the   relentless pursuit of the knights, only to find himself in further hot water   as he encounters the islanders of Se'. A cannibalistic tribe who have turned their hands to the slave trade. To view the full details of this episode visit here:  https://www.satanicplayerssociety.com/ackwood.html
37:12
February 23, 2018
Travelling Sideshow of the Macabre - Lufer-Ma'ar and the Onyx Forest
Join us as we celebrate the works of Arjay Murray, providing us with two delightful tales for your entertainment. Melinda is the story of love and devotion with our little twist of horror of course. Narrated by our special guest Rev Adam   Campbell. Our main feature is the first part of Lufer-Ma'ar and the   Otherworld, a fantastical adventure set in our world and the realms of the   imagination. This story features a guest appearance by the one and only Dave L and is accompanied by Phantasmic Breath, a haunting musical score created by Matt Barnett. To see the full details of this episode please visit:  https://www.satanicplayerssociety.com/lufer-maar-and-the-onyx-forest.html  To read Lufer-Ma'ar and the Otherworld yourself please go to: https://amzn.to/2I7kswN
1:18:13
February 23, 2018
Travelling Sideshow of the Macabre - Religious Freedom Day 2017
Members of the Satanic Players Society take a moment to pay homage to Religious Freedom day by giving some short readings which resonate with them on a personal level.  For full details of this episode please visit:  https://www.satanicplayerssociety.com/religious-freedom-day-2017.html  If you wish to read the material featured on this show check out the following: The Complete Novels (Mark Twain) https://amzn.to/2UmxGfE     The Brothers Karamazov (Fyodor Dostoevsky) https://amzn.to/2TRogo9     Rosemary's Baby (Ira Levin) https://amzn.to/2FH19Y3    
23:13
February 23, 2018
Travelling Sideshow of the Macabre - The June 2016 Sideshow
Welcome to   the June performance of the Satanic Players Society. Even though it is Summer there is always time for a little darkness! Featuring the works of Clover Martin, Gene Levergne, Milton C Cruver, Keith C Ecker, M.R. Stover and Arjay Murray we take you on another trip of horror and madness! Will you let us in?  To see the full episode details please visit: https://www.satanicplayerssociety.com/the-june-2016-sideshow.html 
34:27
February 23, 2018
Travelling Sideshow of the Macabre - The March 2016 Sideshow
Roll up, roll up! While the herd are out rolling eggs down hills and praying for their fairytale character to return, why not take a moment to indulge in some devilish entertainment? This episode features the poetry of Hydra M Star, Madam Gallows, Psytanica, Rick Powell and Thomas J Wolfgang. Our main story is The Phantom of Inamorata, an exert from the upcoming book Welcome to Grim City.  To view the full details of this episode please visit:  https://www.satanicplayerssociety.com/the-march-2016-sideshow.html  To read The Phantom of Inamorata for yourself go to: https://amzn.to/2D3sV0x    
41:47
February 23, 2018
Travelling Sideshow of the Macabre - The New Year's 2017 Sideshow
Happy new year one and all! In this episode we celebrate the works of one of our resident authors Rick Powell. Join us as we indulge in his poetry entitled Fruit, Notches, She's Waiting and Soulmate. Our finale is the story Patient 151, a true tale of horror and madness! Accompanied by a musical score created by Sarah. For full details on this episode please visit: https://www.satanicplayerssociety.com/the-new-years-2017-sideshow.html  To read Patient 151 for yourself go to: https://amzn.to/2WELRtL     To read My Soul Stained, my Seed Sour go to: https://amzn.to/2Id3QDT    
54:48
February 23, 2018
Travelling Sideshow of the Macabre - Fuelled by Sex and Sin
Welcome to the Halloween performance of the Satanic Players Society. To celebrate our   second anniversary we bring you the second part of the “Bill Kills” series   Fuelled by Sex and Sin. Yes folks, the governors goons haven’t gone away you know. Now under the leadership of the Preacher Man these despots seek to  bring death and destruction upon the world in the name of their Laawd!!!! To view the full details of this episode please visit:  https://www.satanicplayerssociety.com/fuelled-by-sex-and-sin.html  To purchase the featured material on this show please go to: (Exterminate, Annihilate, Destroy - Down Among the Dead Men)   https://amzn.to/2I6F5ZP     (All This Work - Matt Barnett) https://amzn.to/2WHN7w9    (The Feared Religion - Echelon) https://amzn.to/2TROtm8    
46:10
February 23, 2018
Travelling Sideshow of the Macabre - Candy, Blood and Sex
From the creative pen of Hydra M Star comes this erotic horror tale of wolves in men's clothing. Scarlett, having survived a childhood trauma prepares to step out into the world as a beautiful young woman. Little does she know that the events of so long ago would come back to haunt her and change her life forever!  To check out the full details of this episode please visit:  https://www.satanicplayerssociety.com/candy-blood-and-sex.html  To read Candy, Blood and Sex for yourself go to: https://amzn.to/2G24baV
1:42:03
February 23, 2018
Travelling Sideshow of the Macabre - Therianthrop
 Welcome to   our first Big Top performance. Direct from the twisted imagination of M.R. Stover, this is the first tale of the Jacoby Ash series. A revenant who through the love of his family reached out to the darkness and made a deal   with the Devil. He serves now as a punisher, a bringer of vengence to those who would bring discord and harm to the earth. To view the full details of this episode please visit: https://www.satanicplayerssociety.com/therianthrop.html  To read Therianthrop for yourself go to:  https://amzn.to/2I5yOhE    
39:18
February 23, 2018
Travelling Sideshow of the Macabre - Spilled Blood and Splattered Brains
The S.D.W.M.L.J.C. are back! This time under the leadership of the Baptist. Once  again they hatch a diabolical plan to impose their rule on the world. Enter JD, a private detective whose world is turned upside down when the love of his life is kidnapped. Together with Bill, Renfield, Fly and Old Scratch they come together to stop these religious nuts once and for all! Featuring   special guest appearances by Adam Campbell, John H Shaw, Texxx, Dave Lipscomb, Heather Dakin and Sarah. To view the full details of this episode please visit:  https://www.satanicplayerssociety.com/spilled-blood-and-splattered-brains.html  
51:26
November 18, 2017
Travelling Sideshow of the Macabre - The Full Moon's Hunt
Thomas Saveli was leading a peaceful, quiet uneventful life until one day a mysterious letter arrives from a woman urging him to meet and travel with her. What he didn't   know was that he was about to become embroiled in a centuries old feud   between two families. From the pen of G.R. Wilson comes a tale of murder,   revenge, curses and transformation.     To view the full details of this episode please visit:  https://www.satanicplayerssociety.com/the-full-moons-hunt.html  To read The Full Moon's Hunt for yourself go to: https://amzn.to/2KjVY62    
29:04
September 7, 2017
Travelling Sideshow of the Macabre - Dead and Rotting Things
Welcome to the first   instalment of the "Bill Kills" series. From the twisted mind of M.R. Stover we bring you a tale of love, betrayal, incest and chicken sandwiches!  To view the full details of this episode please visit: https://www.satanicplayerssociety.com/dead-and-rotting-things.html     To purchase the material featured on this episode go to: (Gyps - Fulvus 3 Reflections, Revelations and Roads less taken) https://amzn.to/2I7nRMB  (Nathan Gray - Wolves) https://amzn.to/2Vu100P  (Danse de Sade - Bourbon and Serpents)  https://amzn.to/2IjnJJk    
27:15
August 31, 2017
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