DreamSwarm Podcast

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

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March 15, 2022 00:27:29
Cornish & Welsh Folklore - Celtic Myths & Legends

Cornish & Welsh Folklore - Celtic Myths & Legends

We are joined by the brilliant Sian Esther Powell, host of the Celtic Myths & Legends podcast for a great discussion on folklore, language and culture from Cornwall and Wales.   Introduction to the Celtic Nations Celtic Myths & Legends podcast The Cornish language Similarities between Wlesh and Cornish folkore and culture You can listen to the Celtic Myths & Legends podcast here https:/celticmythspodcast.com/   You can follow Sian on twitter here https://twitter.com/SianEsther ...

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March 01, 2022 00:22:48
Folklore Filmmaking - Bard of Cumberland

Folklore Filmmaking - Bard of Cumberland

Interview with Stephen Rae 'Bard of Cumberland' about his creative endevours in painting, poetry and especially in fuilmmaking. We discuss his surrealist folkore films and how being a druid and a folklore storyteller have influenced his work. Making folklore short films Why the surrealist style? Influence of his druid practice Background in Ayrshire and Cumbrian folklore To see Stephen's folklore films, paintings and storytelling you can follow on Rae Film & Media ww.raefm.com Twitter @BardCumberland @StephenGeoRae @LandofLoreFilms @BardeaGrnFilms     ...

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December 01, 2021 00:21:29
Krampus - with Al Ridenhour

Krampus - with Al Ridenhour

Krampus special! Interview Part 2 with Al Ridenhour, author of 'Krampus and the Old Dark Christmas'. We discuss his book ann the nature of the folklore and customs surrounding 'The Christmas devil'. Who or what is Krampus? Krampus customs in the alps. Exporting Krampus around the clobe The future of Krampus You can get this fantastic book here: https://feralhouse.com/the-krampus/ You can also listen to Al's podcast Bone and Sickle for dark folklore, history and horror. https://www.boneandsickle.com/   You can listen to Part 1 of the DreamSwarm interview with Al in our previous episode here: https://dreamswarm-podcast.castos.com/episodes/folklore-history-horror-bone-and-sickle   ...

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November 23, 2021 00:16:40
Folklore, History, Horror- Bone and Sickle

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 soundtracks You can listen to the Bone and Sickle podcast here www.boneandsickle.com You can also support their Patreon page. You can follow on twitter @BoneandSickle Take a look at Al's book 'Krampus and the Old Dark Christmas', a deep exploration of spooky yuletide folklore from the Alps.       ...

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