Interview with Lynne M. Thomas (SF Squeecast)

My guest today is Lynne M. Thomas. Lynne is the moderator for the two-time Hugo Award-winning SF Squeecast podcast. The SF Squeecast is a periodic SFnal podcast of vague positivity featuring regulars Elizabeth Bear, Paul Cornell, Seanan McGuire, Lynne & Michael Damian Thomas, and Catherynne M. Valente plus many special guests as produced by David… Continue reading Interview with Lynne M. Thomas (SF Squeecast)

Interview with Speculate!

Today I’ll be talking to Bradley P. Beaulieu and Gregory A. Wilson, fantasy authors and co-hosts of Speculate! The Podcast for Writers, Readers, and Fans. SCy-Fy: Thanks to both of you for coming in. How do you prepare for a show? BB: In our triptych model, our patented cycle of three shows, we read a work,… Continue reading Interview with Speculate!

Interview with Dave Probert (Geek Planet Online)

My guest today is Dave Probert of GeekPlanetOnline, a website hosting, among many other things, a group of genre podcasts including Tea and Jeopardy, Tangential Deviation, Twice as Bright Half as Long and Near Mint. SCy-Fy: Dave, you are involved with many different podcasts; that must take a huge amount of enthusiasm. DP: I love… Continue reading Interview with Dave Probert (Geek Planet Online)

Interview with Galactic Suburbia

It’s very cold in the northern hemisphere, so I am taking a quick trip to Australia, to meet the hosts of the Hugo-nominated podcast Galactic Suburbia: Alisa Krasnostein, Alexandra Pierce, and Tansy Rayner Roberts.   SCy-Fy: I’m not used to all this sunlight any more! How do you prepare for a show, ladies? Alex: We read a… Continue reading Interview with Galactic Suburbia

Interview with Summer Brooks (Slice of SciFi)

I’m talking with Summer Brooks, show host and producer of Slice of SciFi, a podcast and internet radio show focused on scifi genre entertainment. SCy-Fy: Slice of SciFi re-launched a few months ago. What are your plans for this new phase, Summer? SB: Finding a new momentum. Slice of SciFi has been out there, on terrestrial… Continue reading Interview with Summer Brooks (Slice of SciFi)

Interview with Dave Robison (Roundtable Podcast)

My guest today is Dave Robison, founder and host of the Roundtable Podcast. SCy-Fy: How do you prepare for a show, Dave? DR: Each episode of the RTP starts with a “creageous” (creative and courageous) Guest Writer submitting a request to be on the show. Part of the Guest Query form includes a list of authors/editors… Continue reading Interview with Dave Robison (Roundtable Podcast)

Interview with Podcaster Paul Weimer

My guest today is genre reader, writer and podcaster Paul Weimer. SCy-Fy: Paul, you are involved in a wide variety of podcasts. How do you ensure that you are always well prepared? PW: Research, Research, Research. If I am on Skiffy and Fanty and we’re talking to an author, I’ve read the book and thought about… Continue reading Interview with Podcaster Paul Weimer

Interview with Patrick Hester (Functional Nerds)

My guest today is author, blogger, podcaster, two-time Hugo Award winner, and all-round Functional Nerd Patrick Hester (@atfmb). SCy-Fy: Patrick, you’ve done a huge number of podcast episodes – what is the major challenge with podcasts? PH: The biggest issue most podcasts run into is time. It takes a lot to keep a podcast alive… Continue reading Interview with Patrick Hester (Functional Nerds)

Interview with Joe Crowe (RevolutionSF)

Today’s guest is Joe Crowe, co-founder of, home of the RevolutionSF Roundtable podcast, which showcases commentary, criticism and comedy about sci-fi entertainment. SCy-Fy: Joe, you are clearly very enthusiastic about podcasting. JC: Podcasting is the new version of something many of us did when we were kids: talk into a recorder and pretend to be an… Continue reading Interview with Joe Crowe (RevolutionSF)

Science Fiction Podcasts

Originally posted on Planetary Defense Command:
SCy-Fy posted a list of science fiction podcasts last month, and more recently has been running a series of interviews with sci-fi podcasters. Despite being a regular consumer of audio content, I haven’t started listening to podcasts yet. A friend recommended a non-fiction podcast, Hardcore History, and I became…