10/5/2008 Sound Affects: A Radio Playground

 

*Feature* - *The War of the Worlds Special*. The first of four shows covering various versions of the H. G. Wells story. We'll hear excerpts from that original radio program, plus commentary on how it came to be known as The Panic Broadcast.
*Second Feature* - They Came For the Candy*, a WoW parody by the Radio Pirates out of Madison, WI, including Scott Dikkers, of the Onion satire news service.
Find out more at this a href=http://www.greatnorthernaudio.com/sf_radio/wow.html target=_newWar of the Worlds/a page.

Playlist Tracks: 
Orson Welles - War of the Worlds
Album: excerpts; Label: CBS Radio
Radio Pirates - They Came for the Candy
Album: They Came for the Candy; Label: Radio Pirates
Air Date: 
October 5, 2008

Sound Affects: A Radio Playground Archives