Human Echoes Rundown: What We Do in the Shadows

Maybe the most remarkable thing about What We Do in the Shadows is that it’s a vampire comedy that’s actually making jokes about vampires. That may not seem like a big deal, but for a while there the only undead related comedy we could get was, “Twilight sucks, hur hur hur.” Does this mean we’ve…

Discussion: Favorite Vampire Type

In our review of What We Do In The Shadows, we talked about the many variations of vampires. One of our audience members (I think it was Rich Alix?) asked us what our favorite types of vampires were. In our usual fashion, we talked around the question without coming to a clear conclusion. Vampires come…

HEP – Interview #2 with Horror Icon Bill Oberst Jr.

Download the interview here! Our favorite zombie hunter, cult leader, and all around nice guy Bill Oberst Jr. returns to the podcast! In this interview, we cover what it is like to become a monster, to die in a movie, and many of the challenges of the Hollywood life. Thank you all so much for…

HEP – 68 – Mistletoe Spear, Kryptonite Paddle

In this, the last episode of 2013, Al and Tony gush over Krampus: the Yule Lord.¬†Tony tells the story of how this podcast almost didn’t happen. Albert is mad about Man of Steel. Download it now! Links to Things: Slice of Life by Ellie Soderstrom The Wide Carnivorous Sky and Other Monstrous Geographies by John…

HEP – 60 – Don’t Go Stakin’ My Heart

This week Al and Tony trek through the vampire-ravaged world of Stakeland. Tony talked about stuff. Albert said something stupid. As he was writing this blog post Albert clumsily tried to cover up the fact that he had forgotten most of what was actually said when the podcast was recorded, but that failed, so he…

HEP – 52 – On Vengeance and Vampires

In this, the fifty-second episode of the Human ¬†Echoes Podcast, Tony and Al pay off a long-running joke and review Man on Fire (Albert felt cheated by this title as Denzel Washington is not immolated by the end of the film). Also featured in this title is the wonderful story “Suspension” that won the Vampires…