podcast – BRAIN PLUCKER http://www.brainplucker.com THE WONDER PUBLISHING GROUP BLOG Wed, 01 Aug 2012 11:00:48 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Isaac Asimov Speech http://www.brainplucker.com/isaac-asimov-speech/ Wed, 29 Dec 2010 14:38:22 +0000 http://www.brainplucker.com/?p=1638 Space Dog PodcastThe newest Space Dog Podcast is out and it features Isaac Asimov from 1974 giving a speech at John Hopkins University. Good Stuff. Proud to host stuff of this quality. Thanks to SFOHA for making the recording available.

A Guest on the SFFaudio Podcast http://www.brainplucker.com/a-guest-on-the-sffaudio-podcast/ Mon, 29 Nov 2010 10:50:57 +0000 http://www.brainplucker.com/?p=1631 Just did a guest spot on the SFFaudio Podcast #84. Check it out. Host, Jesse Willis talks recent arrivals and new releases with Paul W. Campbell, Luke BurrageGregg Margarite and myself. I get to plug the Space Dog Podcast and a forthcoming Robert Silverberg multi-volume collection of award winning fiction that I’ll be publishing. Let’s of stuff in this one.

Theodore Sturgeon Classic SF read by Spider Robinson http://www.brainplucker.com/theodore-sturgeon-classic-sf-read-by-spider-robinson/ Sun, 30 Aug 2009 20:41:53 +0000 http://www.brainplucker.com/?p=342 Galaxy Magazine Interior Art - Febuary 1953

Galaxy Magazine Interior Art - Febuary 1953

Not only is Spider Robinson an excellent writer, he’s also an excellent reader. He’s done professional audiobooks for Blackstone Audio. I’ve listened to a number of them, and he’s really good (Stardance is excellent!). He’s also reads some awesome stories for his podcast, Spider on the Web.

On his lastest podcast he reads a classic story by Theodore Sturgeon, A Saucer Of Loneliness, as well as a Sturgeon title I’m not familiar with called Suicide.

Theodore Sturgeon is best know for his excellent novel More Than Human. Stylistically, he is arguable the best SF writer of the Golden Age. In fact, I’d readily accept that argument.

The great old time radio show X Minus 1 also did a dramatization of A Saucer of Loneliness. [

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]. It was also made into a Twilight Zone Episode during the series second go in 1987.

Spider Robinson also reads Sturgeon’s Slow Sculpture in a previous podcast episode. [

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Spider also plays a lot of music on the podcast. His tastes have some overlap with my own, and I like most of it. Plus, he’s budds with David Crosby which is way, way cool!

(via SFFaudio.com)