Broadcast From the Belfry

S2-E3: Tuberculosis & the New England Vampire Panic

Hot on the heels of Halloween, November’s episode is all about Mercy Brown and other victims of the New England Vampire Panic. We also do a little dive into Tuberculosis and are now paranoid that we both have it. Find us on Facebook (join our fun group!), Instagram, and Twitter by searching “Broadcast from the…

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Call of Cthulhu E1: Crimson Letters – Leiter “Snubbed” Out

We’re switching gears temporarily with our monthly RPG episode so join us today for Part One of Call of Cthulhu: Crimson Letters! Will our adventurers live to uncover the mystery? October’s Cast: The Keeper: Brandan Davidson Bartender, Doug Sipple: Sonjay Baker Curator, Jo Malcom: Georgia Abrams Explorer, Victor Hazelbaker: Shannon Webster Join us at the…

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S2-E2: The Blood Countess herself, Elizabeth Bathory!

Tune in this episode to hear all about the “Blood Countess,” Elizabeth Bathory! Has she been slandered by the patriarchy? What medical conditions might contribute to the myth? Join us to find out! Find us on Facebook (join our fun group!), Instagram, and Twitter by searching “Broadcast from the Belfry.” Broadcast from the Belfry is…

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Monster of the Week E1: A Moist Monster Adventure

Georgia and Sonjay have been talking since day one about releasing an RPG adventure for all you Guys and Ghouls, and now it’s finally here! Join us at the end of every month as we join a special guest in our very own Monster of the Week campaign. Part Scooby Doo, part D&D, all Broadcast…

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S2-E1: Relaunch! Revisiting the Mummy’s Curse

We are back and better than before! With a bigger team, better research, and better audio production, we make our grand re-entry to your streaming platforms! To kick things off, we are revisiting our very first episode – the curse of King Tutankhamen (or lack thereof). We talk about how the Egyptian craze spread across…

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60. Arson & A Bell Curve of Spooky: A History of Halloween

Georgia and Sonjay are back just time for the best day of the year, Halloween! Tune in to hear all about the traditions of Samhain; the legend of Stingy Jack and the origins of the jack-o-lantern; a little about Guy Fawkes and Bonfire Night; the true crime tale of Ronald O’Bryan AKA The Candyman; and…

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59. It’s Craft Time with Ed Gein!

Tune in for all things Ed Gein this week! We discuss his murders, grave robbing, and his special craft time. We also talk about his allegedly haunted cauldron and it’s new home – Zak Bagan’s Haunted Museum. Sonjay’s segment is all about socks! That’s right – did you know the average family loses 100 socks…

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58. 19th Century Media Studies: the Cottingley Fairies & the Disappearance of Louis Le Prince

Tune in this week to hear all about cameras is the early 19th century! First, we delve into the Cottingley Fairy Hoax, a hoax so bad we don’t understand how Sir Arthur Conan Doyle thought he was looking at real photographs of fairies. Then, we explore the disappearance of Louis Le Prince, the guy who…

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57. Poop Deck 2: Time-Traveling Dolphins and the Flying Dutchman

This week we’re revisiting poop decks and revisiting one of our favorite genres of spooky: maritime legends! We talk about the origins of the Flying Dutchman, sightings, and (of course) all about pop culture! Our favorite mentions include Pirates of the Caribbean and Spongebob. Tangents include a couple of Doctor Who mentions, some fun royal…

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A Nutshell Episode of Nutshell Studies: Francis Glessner Lee

Tune in this week as we forget how calendars work and all date-related pop culture references, as well as gush about Alan Tudyk and Resident Alien. Sonjay’s Segment is all about koala bears and we have very opposite opinions of them. The main event is all about one of the baddest women of the 20th…

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