The Mysterious Old Radio Listening Society

Episode 40: The Thing That Cries in the Night, Parts 4–6

“The Thing That Cries in the Night” continues! The Society’s Summer Serial is underway with these episodes from from I Love a Mystery! (Coming late to the series? Listen to Parts 1–3!) Jack, Reggie, and Doc meet the rest of the Martin family and soon they again hear the strange cry of an infant, even though there is no baby in the house! Why would anyone think the burning personal letters in the middle of the night might be suspicious?  Who is on this baby’s list of enemies? Is there a curse word that takes ten minutes to say? Listen for yourself and find out! Then vote and let us know what you think:

Do parts 4–6 of The Thing That Cries in the Night stand the test of time?
27 Jun 2017 no comments

Episode 39: The Thing That Cries in the Night, Parts 1–3

The Society returns from our break to launch our Summer Serial, as we investigate all 15 episode of “The Thing That Cries in the Night” from Carleton E. Morse’s I Love a Mystery! Jack, Reggie, and Doc fly into Burbank only to be swept up into another mystery involving an aristocratic family plagued by a creeping, unhealthy menace. What threat lurks in the home of the Martin family? Who is slashing Cherry? Was Fay actually allowed to say “horsefeathers” on the radio? Listen for yourself and find out! Then vote and let us know what you think:

Do parts 1–3 of The Thing That Cries in the Night stand the test of time?
20 Jun 2017 no comments

Summer Break!

It’s starting to look like summer around here and the the Society is taking a little break to spend some quality time with our families. We’ll return June 20th to start up our I Love a Mystery Summer Serial! Stay tuned!

07 Jun 2017 no comments

Episode 38: Spawn of the Sub Human

Put your seats in the upright and locked position because the Society is ready to take off with this week’s installment, an episode of Dark Fantasy entitle “Spawn of the Sub Human!” A famed singer finds her flight haunted by memories of the past. Her ultimate destination will prove to be completely unexpected. Is her journey a powerful metaphor for anxiety? Is this episode more bizarre than Northern Lights? Has the mind’s innate obedience ever been more ridiculous? Listen for yourself and find out! Then vote and let us know what you think:

Does Spawn of the Sub Human stand the test of time?
31 May 2017 no comments

Episode 37: Ghost Hunt

This week, the Society discovers the original found footage horror story, “Ghost Hunt,” recommended to us in an iTunes review! Our thanks to Filmbuf104! This episode of Suspense features Ralph Edwards, the creator of such classic shows as “Truth or Consequences” and “This is Your Life.” In the story, DJ Smiley Smith dares to record a night spent in a house known as the Deathtrap. Will he find actual proof of ghosts?  What would it take to make him stop recording? What sorts of advancements have been made in naming pets since 1949? Listen for yourself and find out! Then vote and let us know what you think:

Does Ghost Hunt stand the test of time?
23 May 2017 no comments