Slumberland | an Audio Drama

Up to now Slumberland Island has seemed deserted, but local teen Lex told Thomas that he should find everyone at a building known as "The Dome".

Thomas arrives at the Dome.

Travis T. Hokum performed by Jeff Priskorn. www.jeffpriskorn.com

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Direct download: Slumberland_009_Side_Effects.mp3
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Thomas meets a young woman named Lex. She's a Slumberland native with a story to tell about her unusual claim to fame. Apparently, for more than 100 years the little lake in Slumberland Island has produced a mysterious and very rude sound, known locally as THE BLURP.

Lex performed by Jacquie Floyd. www.jacquiefloyd.com

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Special thanks to Paerie the Faerie for inspiring The Blurp.

Direct download: Slumberland_008_See_a_Monster.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 1:16am EST

A recording made on Slumberland Island in July 1976 is heard again. Magic Elvis, time capsules and the "manamojojuju" have something to say to us 2014.

 

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Direct download: Slumberland_007_Seventy-Six.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 11:26am EST

Curious about his talking seashell and hoping to find anyone to speak to, Thomas drives over to Slumberland Island's lighthouse

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Direct download: Slumberland_006_Service_Provider.mp3
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Thomas visits the Memorial Gardens, where the history of Slumberland Island begins to emerge. This episode features a performance by David Blackburn.

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Direct download: Slumberland_005_Sketchy_At_Best.mp3
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Thomas experiences his first overnight in Slumberland. It is not without incident.

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Direct download: Slumberland__004_Strange_Acoustics.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 10:49pm EST

Thomas encounters an enigmatic ice cream truck roaming the block of his new temporary home on Slumberland Island.

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Direct download: Slumberland_003_Spys_Cream_Truck.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 11:24am EST

Thomas arrives at the bungalow where he'll stay while working on Slumberland Island. He experiences...another unusual welcome.

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Direct download: Slumberland_002_Somniloquy.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 11:22am EST

"My name is Thomas Edward M, freelance sound man. A mysterious client has hired me to record the oral history of an obscure island community in the Great Lakes region. This is Slumberland."

...an episodic narrative told in "found audio" style...a mix of fiction, field recordings and happenstance! A man finds himself on an obscure island, hired to record a community's oral history. His personal audio notes present a series of odd events as they unfold...

The first episode has Thomas arriving on Slumberland Island. He has an unusual welcome.

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Direct download: Slumberland_001_Seashell.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 11:12am EST