DreamSwarm Podcast

--- Andy Mark Simpson ---

Supernatural Film, Stories, Art: Interviews and discussion covering dreams, fairytales, fantasy, folklore, folk horror, magic realism, mythology, psychogeography, supernatural, urban fantasy

Brought to you by Andy Mark Simpson of DreamSwarm Podcast

Latest Episodes…

  1. Folklore, History, Horror- Bone and Sickle

    Interview with Al Ridenhour, host of the Bone and Sickle podcast and author of 'Krampus and the Old Dark Christmas'. It is an incredible podcast, full of spooky atmospheres and high production values to deliver rich research in an entertaining way. Confluence of folklore, history and horror Themes for episodes Creating the distinctive ...

    11/23/2021

  2. Scottish Mythology-Origins of the Laoich

    Interview podcast with Fraser Coull and James Harding, creators of emerging TV show 'Origins of the Laoich' which is inspired by Scottish history and mythology.  Creating a new fantasy TV show Influences of mythology The cultural history of Scotland Using Scots Gaelic language You can follow 'Origins of the Laoich' on twitter and watch the ...

    11/05/2021

  3. Gothic Horror 'Taste'-Lucy Rose

    Writer-Director Lucy Rose discusses the influence of folklore and the gothic in her work and tells us about her new gothic horror short film 'Taste' and her previous gothic horror 'She Lives Alone'. ...

    10/26/2021

  4. Folk Horror Revival -Darren Charles FHR

    Interview with Darren Charles of the Folk Horror Revival group which has 23,000 members. We discuss this Folk Horror genre and why it is so popular. Defining folk horror? Folk horror examples What is the appeal of folk horror? How does it differ from other horror genres? Links to Urban Wyrd and related genres You can ...

    07/06/2021

  5. Midnight Myth & Movies - Derek Jones

    Interview with Derek Jones, one half of the team at The Midnight Myth Podcast which explores films and popular culture through a lens of mythology, history and philosophy. Derek and Laurel run such a great podcast for all cinema lovers and it was a pleasure to chat. Introducing the Midnight Myth ...

    06/22/2021