Episode 34: American Vampire

We're halfway through October and loving every day of it, so what better time to talk about one of the best vampire stories ever to hit the comic book shelves? In this episode, we examine American Vampire Volumes 1 and 2, by Scott Snyder and Raphael Albuquerque, with stories by Stephen King in Volume 1. Just try to keep up.

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Episode 33: 31 Days of Horror, 2017 Edition!

This is the episode you've all been waiting for! It's definitely one of our favorites to create for you, because we not only get to jump start the Halloween season with tons of horror films, but we get just have some fun talking why we love them all. We've come up with a whole new list, no repeats from last year, and we can't wait to hear what you think of them! 

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Episode 32: A History of Creepy Clowns

We've all been talking about IT and our traumatizing childhood experiences with clowns, right? Do you remember our friend June Gregory who taught us about the history of horror tropes? Well, we're combining these things together and bringing back June, this time with a lesson on the history of creepy clowns!  And of course we've also got a bundle of new recommendations for you, plus some extra links if you'd like to read more after the show about clowns. 

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Episode 31: Talking Podcasting w/ This Podcast is Haunted

We met some hilarious, smart, awesome new friends who also happen to be hosts of another horror podcast, called This Podcast is Haunted. We decided to get them on the show to talk about the silliness, frustration, bad jokes and late nights that make up the podcasting life. And, we've all brought you some new recommendations to enjoy!

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Episode 30: Scareytales

We are all familiar with various classic fairy tales and fables that we began to hear as children: Snow White, Cinderella, The Pied Piper, etc. Many of these stories have been revived in the form of colorful and family friendly Disney films now, but most of these stories have much more adult themed roots, and this is what we're exploring for this episode. Grab your blanket and some tea and come cuddle up with us for some "scareytales". 

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Episode 29: Why We Fear Artificial Intelligence

The Sirens are taking on a pretty huge topic this time with our attempt to cut to the core of why we fear artificial intelligence. We dug in to both real life AI applications (and fears), as well as some our most influential pop culture examples. We've also got a ton of new recommendations for you to check out.

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Episode 27: Our Favorite Modern Takes on Classic Movie Monsters

With the recent release of The Mummy, the first in a series of new Universal monster movies, we felt inspired to talk about some of the best (and maybe a few of the worst) attempts at these characters in modern media. As always, we've also got some new recommendations for you, too!

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Sirens 1 Year Anniversary Extravaganza

It's our 1st birthday and we're partying hard by inviting a lineup of previous guests, listeners and friends on to the show with us! There will be tons of recommendations, talk of personal terrors and much reminiscing about our favorite moments of the past year.

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Episode 23: Gabby DaRienzo

We're so excited to share this episode with you because we got a Sirens girl crush on the show, video game developer and artist Gabby DaRienzo. You've heard us mention her current project, A Mortician's Tale, a few times on the show. We discuss that as well as her other game projects, her podcast Play Dead and share some of our own favorite gaming moments. And as usual, we've got a stack of new recommendations to share!

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Episode 19: Horror for Kids

It's time for us to go back to our earliest childhood memories of horror, examining and sharing the films or stories that began our obsessions with the macabre. We want to know why we like to scare the kids, how we scare them and when (if at all) horror for kids steps over a line. Of course, we've also collected more Things We're Loving Now to share as well!

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Episode 18: Resident Evil

With the new release of both a Resident Evil game and a film, we thought it was time we get down and dirty with the franchise. We'll talk what makes a "zombie", bioweapons and try to figure how this franchise hasn't been laid to rest yet. And as usual, we've got a new bundle of recommendations for you to check out!

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Episode 15: Haunted Holiday Folklore

It's the holiday season and Sierra is settling us down by the fire for some perfectly haunted tales of terror from Christmas folklore around the world. This will be our final episode of 2016, but we'll be back in January 2017! Of course, we've also got some new recommendations to help you fill out your gift wish list, too!

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