Retro Radio Podcast

Podcasting to share family friendly entertainment through old time radio, and more.

Suspense and Horror

Lights Out – The Cliff. 390429 Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:08 — 13.3MB)At the edge of a cliff, a dame holds Mack Weather at gunpoint, forcing him to jump. In flashback, we learn that Weather is a gangster and counterfeiter. Joe is an employee who has begun to question what’s really going on. People who start to […]

Inner Sanctum Mysteries – The Creeping Wall. 460108 Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:35 — 14.0MB)Harvey is a devoted and generous man to his wife, Karen, As she gets older, the loss of her youthful appearance is devastating to her. Her insecurities grow into paranoia that everyone who looks at her is marveling at her sagging middle age appearance. Her […]

Mysterious Traveler – Death Is The Judge. 470615 Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:18 — 13.7MB)Retracing the steps of their honeymoon, John and his bride revisit a quaint old curio shop in Chinatown. A after 20 years it looks virtually unchanged. What should they pick up as a souvenir? A rose crystal bell seems to be the thing, and the […]

Sealed Book – The Hands Of Death. ep1, 450317 Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:58 — 13.7MB)The old keeper of the book has many tales for you. Today he has a tale of two brothers. On a foggy night in San Fransisco, a man is terrified of an old man, and his hands. What could be so terrible to lead to […]

Lights Out – Across the Gap. ep10, 360812 Play in new window | Download (Duration: 24:42 — 11.3MB)Title: Neanderthal. A banker and a diplomat disagree on their politics, but the trouble at hand seems to be in getting their broken down car to start. As they motor through the ancient woods and hills, they are in the region of where cavemen lived, […]

Creeps By Night – Strange Burial Of Alexander Jordan. ep4, 440307 Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:34 — 13.5MB)An old and irascible man has a history of going into katotonic states. His lifelong nightmare is that he will be buried alive while in such a state. In his old age, he could very well die, but he makes arrangements with his doctor and […]

Arch Obolers Plays – The Ways Of Men Past, Present, And Future. 390415 Play in new window | Download (Duration: 30:07 — 13.8MB)A trilogy of stories takes a look at war. In a time gone by, a grandfather tries to tell his grandson about war. Men recruited, and pressed into service to protect the glory of a way of life against the hated enemy. Why does one […]

Tales From The Shadows – ep5 The Judgement. Play in new window | Download (Duration: 25:34 — 11.7MB)A classic story by Franz Kofka, a sunny spring morning turns into nightmare. A traveling Russian is invited to come home again, but worries that his old friends won’t accept him. Will the trip do him good? Has he changed so much that he won’t […]

Creaking Door – Don’t Go Down The Mine. Play in new window | Download (Duration: 27:41 — 12.7MB)A geologist is sure there’s still more coal to be extracted from the mine, but he can’t figure out why mining has stopped. He and his wife investigate buying the mine, but first they want to interview some of the miners. One old miner is […]

Arch Obolers Plays – Mirage. 390401 Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:44 — 13.6MB)At a beach party, a couple step outside for a breath of fresh air. As they stroll the beach, and argue, they spot a strange man. He doesn’t answer them, but continues writing in the sand. What is he writing? She is disturbed, but he […]