Krampus - with Al Ridenhour

Episode 21 December 01, 2021 00:21:29
Krampus - with Al Ridenhour
DreamSwarm Podcast
Krampus - with Al Ridenhour
/

Hosted By

Andy Mark Simpson

Show Notes

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'.

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

 

Other Episodes

Episode 23

March 15, 2022 00:27:29
Episode Cover

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 ...

Listen

Episode 12

March 09, 2021 00:31:33
Episode Cover

Sci-Fi, Folk Horror - Big Questions

Interview with writer-director Aurora Fearnley about her sci-fi and folk horror films and what genre filmmaking can teach us about life's big questions: Sci- Fi and folk horror films Folk Horror, Human Nature and Othering The appeal of genre filmmaking   You can see Aurora's short film 'Pulsar' here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eueQHsthSdU Follow Aurora @AuroraFearnley ...

Listen

Episode 24

April 08, 2022 00:18:04
Episode Cover

Sideworld Haunted Forests Doc - George Popov

We're joined by director George Popov of Rubicon Films to discuss his recent folk horror indie films 'Hex' and 'The Droving' and we learn all about 'Sideworld', his new series of folklore and folk horror documentaries. 'Hex' folk horror indie film 'The Droving' folk horror thriller set in the Lake District 'Sideworld' new folk horror documentary series Exploring haunted forests of England Why the switch to the documentary format? Watch 'Sideworld: Haunted Forests of England' here: Watch Sideworld online Watch 'Hex' here: Hex film Watch 'The Droving' here The Droving film Or watch on Youtube The Droving on Youtube Follow Rubicon films on twitter https://twitter.com/RubiconFilmsUK Or their website https://www.rubiconfilms.co.uk/ ...

Listen