Desert Oracle Radio is a weekly road trip through the weird American desert from the publisher of Desert Oracle, the acclaimed field guide published in Joshua Tree, California. Hear tales of lost mines, mysterious lights, missing tourists, venomous creatures, weird history and weirder people. Hosted by editor Ken Layne and featuring a cast of intriguing mystics, oddballs, scientists and artists, Desert Oracle Radio is your evocative soundtrack for a desert night. The program is broadcast on Friday nights at 10 p.m. by KCDZ 107.7 FM in the Mojave high desert, with field reports from around and across the desert lands. Those who love these harsh dry lands know there's a weird magic to the place, and Desert Oracle Radio blends old folklore and curious history with the strange doings of today's denizens. For more information, visit DesertOracle.com/radio or write to firstname.lastname@example.org, and keep the desert in your heart!
By Ken Layne
Historicool is a podcast which delves into some of history's interesting figures and events. Your hosts, Matt Nelson and Wayne Bridgman will seek to bring these to life for you, the fascinated listener, with interesting facts and a dose of mischievous humor.
By Wayne & Matt
Case Identity A True Crime Podcast. In this episode we discuss The Jamison family murders. Bobby, Sherilyn, and Madyson Jamison drove to an isolated area in Oklahoma to look at some land to possibly purchase. They were never seen alive again!<br> <br> <br> "Night of Chaos" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)<br> Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License<br> http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/<br> <br> "Evening of Chaos" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)<br> Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License<br> http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
By Brent Farley
The belief in magic and witchcraft has existed in every recorded human culture; this podcast looks at how people explained the inexplicable, turned random acts of nature into conscious acts of mortal or supernatural beings, and how desperate communities took revenge against the suspected perpetrators. While this might sound like a particularly morbid subject, I aim to present it in an entertaining, but informative, way. Of course, there are cases of genuine tragedy in this history of witchcraft, but with a gap of several hundred years, it's ok for us to find humour in the image of, for example, an Anglo-Saxon witch attempting to ward off the Norman invasion of England by exposing her buttocks. That didn't work very well, if you're wondering...
By Samuel Hume
Hit Story is the podcast that tells the fascinating tales behind hit songs and the people who create them. Former CBC Radio 2 radio personality Tim Tamashiro produces and hosts the show. The goal of this podcast is to give you context for the songs that you already love and hopefully the songs will become even MORE MEANINGFUL to you.
By Tim Tamashiro
The Amateur Traveler is an online travel show that focuses primarily on travel destinations and the best places to travel to. It covers everything from knowing what to put on your Chicago dog when you go to the Windy City to swimming with whales in Tonga. It includes a weekly audio podcast, a video podcast and a blog.
By Chris Christensen