Category: Episodes

85 – Pet Sematary (feat. Ladies of the Fright)

In this week’s episode, we tackle one of King’s best novels alongside special guests Lisa Quigley and Mackenzie Kiera from the Ladies of the Fright podcast. Why doesn’t this family just build a fence? Does Louis Creed actually have a medical degree or is he some bizarre conman? And when […]

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84 – Herman Wouk is Still Alive (feat. Brian Asman)

In this week’s episode, special guest Brian Asman joins us to talk about the short story Stephen King only wrote because he lost a bet. “Herman Wouk is Still Alive” demonstrates many things, especially the fact that even in 2011 Stephen King still suffered from an embarrassing case of fat-phobia. […]

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83 – The Reploids

  In this week’s episode, we take a look at a Stephen King short story most constant readers have never read. “The Reploids” has never appeared in one of King’s story collections. But for good reason? That’s what we’re trying to figure out. [SHOW NOTES] Browse the books we publish. […]

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82 – Suffer the Little Children / Sneakers

  In this week’s episode, we’re talking about teachers who shoot their weirdo alien students and music producers who are afraid of footwear. Do you often enter bathroom stalls holding fully sharpened pencils in a stabbing motion? Well, maybe you oughta start. [SHOW NOTES] Browse the books we publish. Support […]

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81 – Two Years of Stephen King Dick Jokes (Q&A)

  You gave us the Qs, and we gave you the As. Support us on Patreon at www.patreon.com/pmmpublishing  Castle Rock Radio podcast

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80 – Cycle of the Werewolf (feat. Betty Rocksteady)

In this week’s episode, we celebrate the release of Max’s new werewolf novel by discussing Stephen King’s Cycle of the Werewolf. Can a flower really infect someone with lycanthropy? How come people love fireworks so much? And also: Is Max the only person on this planet who’s ever seen Simon […]

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79 – The Atrocious Dad Jokes of Stephen King: An Investigation (feat. Jessica McHugh)

  Consider this episode an intervention. Stephen King has a big problem, and we’re here to help him. Also, there’s a good chance a bagpipe player might be harassing him. Jessica McHugh joins us to help judge King’s many, many atrocious dad joke tweets. [SHOW NOTES] Purchase Jessica McHugh’s Nightly […]

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78 – Popsy (feat. Bob Pastorella)

In this week’s episode, Bob Pastorella joins us once again to discuss the unofficial sequel to Stephen King’s “The Night Flier”. Was this grandpa vampire seriously just taking his grandson to the mall for some Ninja Turtle action figures? We certainly hope so. SK News: Stephen King has a new […]

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77 – The Night Flier (feat. Bob Pastorella)

  In this week’s episode, Bob Pastorella joins us as we crack a brand new Stephen King conspiracy wide open. Who really is the Night Flier, and why is he peeing blood? The answers can only be found here at Castle Rock Radio. [SHOW NOTES] Purchase Bob Pastorella’s Mojo Rising. […]

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76 – Chattery Teeth (feat. Betty Rocksteady)

In this week’s episode, we discuss roadside attractions and innocent pranks that have gone very, very wrong. Betty Rocksteady joins us as we dig deep into Stephen King’s “Chattery Teeth” from Nightmares & Dreamscapes. [SHOW NOTES] Purchase Betty Rocksteady’s The Writhing Skies. Support us on Patreon. Buy a Castle Rock […]

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