Charles Christian

132: Episode 132: Witchcraft, Magick & Sorcery

In Episode 132 of the Weird Tales Radio Show we talk London-based eclectic witch Lucya Starza about witchcraft, wicca, practical magick and, curiously, the Call of Cthulhu role playing games plus we also revisit the story of St Cyprian, the patron saint of sorcerers and witches. Links: Weird Tales Radio Show archive – https://www.urbanfantasist.com/weird-tales-radio-show http://www.badwitch.co.uk/  https://www.johnhuntpublishing.com/moon-books/authors/lucya-starza…

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131: Episode 131: Fingerprints & Phantoms

In Episode 131 of the Weird Tales Radio Show our main event is an interview with US crime scene investigator Paul Rimmasch discussing true tales of law enforcement encounters with the paranormal and the strange. Links: Weird Tales Radio Show archive – https://www.urbanfantasist.com/weird-tales-radio-show https://www.amazon.com/Fingerprints-Phantoms-Enforcement-Encounters-Paranormal/dp/0764355295 See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.

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130: Episode 130: Occult Detective Fiction + Psychic Echoes

In Episode 130 of the Weird Tales Radio Show, author & editor John Linwood Grant tells us everything you ever wanted to know about Occult Detective Fiction plus we discuss our sometimes pointless psychic powers & echoes from the future. Links: Weird Tales Radio Show archive – https://www.urbanfantasist.com/weird-tales-radio-show http://www.greydogtales.com https://www.amazon.co.uk/John-Linwood-Grant/e/B01EIGUW8G See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.

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129: Episode 129: The Legend of Jesse James & the Lost Treasure of the Knights Templar

In Episode 129 of the Weird Tales Radio Show we talk to author Daniel Duke about his great-great grandfather, the Old West outlaw Jesse James and the connection with the lost treasures of the Knights Templar. Links: Weird Tales Radio Show archive – https://www.urbanfantasist.com/weird-tales-radio-show https://authordanduke.com/ https://jessewjames.com/ See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.

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128: Episode 128: Warlock Holmes Revisited + the Vegetable Lamb of Tartary

In Episode 128 of the Weird Tales Radio Show we continue our urban fantasy fiction theme by revisiting an earlier interview with G.S. Denning, the author of the Warlock Holmes novels plus Janie has been looking at the weird legend of the Vegetable Lamb of Tartary. Links: Weird Tales Radio Show archive – https://www.urbanfantasist.com/weird-tales-radio-show https://www.amazon.com/gp/bookseries/B071VM815R  https://youtu.be/Jr83bJsT6OA

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127: Episode 127: Morgan Daimler on the Fae + Irish Folklore & Goddesses

In Episode 127 of the Weird Tales Radio Show we hear from American author Morgan Daimler about the Fae – that’s the Faerie Folk and Irish folklore, including that most fearsome of goddesses: the Morrigan. We also look at the phenomenon of Death by Selfie (or Instagramicide) and how not to become Spiderman. Links: Weird Tales Radio…

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126: Episode 126: Pop Culture Special: James Bond, Doctor Who & The Rivers of London

In Episode 126 of the Weird Tales Radio Show we hear from pop culture expert Arlen Schumer on why Sean Connery was always the best James Bond – and how nobody did it better after the first four Bond movies. Plus we have an interview with Ben Aaronovitch on his life as a Doctor Who scriptwriter…

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125: Episode 125: Weaponised Ticks & Men in Black, Again

In Episode 125 of the Weird Tales Radio Show we talk to science writer Kris Newby about her research into the weaponisation of deer ticks – have scientists crossed the boundary into Frankenstein territory? And Nick Redfern is back to tell us the perils of writing books about the Men in Black – and also how he…

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124: Episode 124: Aliens, Ufos, Gremlins & Lammas

In Episode 124 of the Weird Tales Radio Show we talk to UFO and the Weird investigator Nick Redfern about the Rendlesham Forest UFO Conspiracy & Other Tales. Naomi from Inanna’s in Norwich tells us some of the traditions associated with Lammas/Lughnasadh. We also discover more Military Madness from the archives: the American plan to fire-bomb…

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123: Episode 123: Arlen Schumer on The Twilight Zone

In Episode 123 of the Weird Tales Radio Show we talk to Pop Culture expert Arlen Schumer about The Twilight Zone series – the best sci-fi television ever? Plus Janie is back to talk about the Folklore of Vegetables, we have a spell to make your garden grow, and are our constellations in turmoil as we…

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