The Losers' Club: A Stephen King Podcast

Stephen King Returned to the Comic Shop With Cycle of the Werewolf

Things get hairy for the Losers as they head to Tarker’s Mills and tear through Stephen King’s 1983 short horror novel, Cycle of the Werewolf. Chapters include: Intro, History (4:20), The Hook (10:30), Cycle Breakdown (30:20), Month 12 (34:20), Month 11 (42:18), Month 10 (50:08), Month 9 (55:22), Month 8 (1:04:40), Month 7 (1:20:00), Month 6 (1:31:25), Month 5 (1:34:50), Month 4 (1:42:17), Month 3 (1:48:35), Month 2 (1:55:15), Month 1 (2:00:25), Overall Thoughts (2:07:00), Silver Bullet (2:15:00), and Outro (2:39:30).

on January 31, 2018, 7:30pm
Different Seasons: Apt Pupil Finds Real-Life Evil in King’s Dominion

The Losers stumble upon a former Nazi as they keep flipping through Stephen King’s 1982 novellas collection, Different Seasons. Chapters include: Intro, The Hook/Structure and Format (09:25), Zeroes and Villains (23:00), The Sematary (1:24:42), Word Processor of the God (1:35:41), Poundcake! (1:41:23), King’s Dominion (1:48:00), Overall Thoughts (1:58:00), Adaptations (2:04:00), and Outro (2:31:45).

on December 01, 2017, 2:00pm
The Shawshank Redemption (Columbia)
Different Seasons: Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption Revealed a New Side to Stephen King

The Losers get locked up in Shawshank as they journey through Stephen King’s 1982 novellas collection, Different Seasons. Chapters include: Intro/First Experiences, The Hook/Structure and Format (11:35), Zeroes and Villains (30:51), The Sematary (1:07:20), Word Processor of the God (1:20:04), Poundcake! (1:30:26), King’s Dominion (1:32:59), Overall Thoughts (1:36:44), Adaptations (1:42:03), and Outro (2:03:34).

on November 17, 2017, 11:01am
Zak Hilditch on the Rats, Murder, and Guilt of 1922

Another big episode as the Losers sort through some Needful Tweets, head to Hollywood King, review Zak Hilditch’s 1922, and talk to the filmmaker himself. Chapters include: Intro, Needful Tweets (6:00), Hollywood King (26:00), 1922 Non-Spoiler Review (51:15:00), 1922 Spoilerific Review (1:42:25), Interview with Zak Hilditch (1:53:30), and Outro (2:19:28).

on October 19, 2017, 2:41pm
Gerald's Game (Netflix)
Mike Flanagan on Adapting the Impossible Gerald’s Game

Gigantic episode as the Losers pay homage to Tom Petty, head to Hollywood King, discuss Stephen and Owen King’s Sleeping Beauties, review Mike Flanagan’s Gerald’s Game, and talk to the filmmaker himself. Chapters include: Intro, Remembering Tom Petty (6:05), Hollywood King (23:45), Sleeping Beauties (59:30), Gerald’s Game Spoiler-Free Review (1:15:00), Gerald’s Game Spoilerific Review (1:34:30), and Interview with Mike Flanagan (1:58:00).

on October 05, 2017, 3:11pm
Stephen King’s The Running Man Trips and Never Lands

Consequence of Sound’s Randall Colburn, Allison Shoemaker, McKenzie Gerber, and Justin Gerber head straight into the dystopian world of Richard Bachman’s 1982 novel, The Running Man. Chapters include: Intro, The Hook/Structure and Format (9:05), Zeroes and Villains (35:00), The Sematary (1:05:30), Word Processor of the God (1:16:00), Poundcake! (1:22:00), King’s Dominion (1:34:29), Overall Thoughts(1:39:50), Adaptation (1:46:00), Outro (2:15:35).

on September 29, 2017, 12:00am
Stephen King's Danse Macabre
Danse Macabre Unlocks the Mind of Stephen King

Consequence of Sound’s Randall Colburn, Justin Gerber, McKenzie Gerber, and Mel Kassel take a dance of death with King’s Danse Macabre. In addition to takes on King’s expansive book on horror’s history, the Losers relate King’s findings/feelings to all things horror after the book’s publication, reveal what scares them, and discuss some essential pieces of horror cinema from the ‘80s to today.

on August 25, 2017, 1:10am
Stephen King's Roadwork getting a movie
Stephen King’s Roadwork Is a Total Bachman Bore

Consequence of Sound’s Justin Gerber, Allison Shoemaker, McKenzie Gerber, and Melanie Kassel discuss Richard Bachman’s Roadwork. Chapters include: Intro, The Hook/Structure and Format (10:00), Zeroes and Villains (30:00), The Sematary (1:20:00), Word Processor of the God (1:24:00), Poundcake! (1:38:00), King’s Dominion (1:49:00), Overall Thoughts/Adaptations (1:53:00), Outro (2:03:00).

on August 11, 2017, 9:30am
The People’s Kingies: Constant Listeners Rate ’70s Stephen King

Consequence of Sound’s McKenzie Gerber, Justin Gerber, and Editor-In-Chief Michael Roffman pay tribute to George A. Romero, offer some Needful Tweets, visit Hollywood King, and announce the People’s Kingies. Chapters include: Intro, Needful Tweets/Romero Tribute (1:19), Hollywood King (17:56), People’s Kingies (50:50), and Outro (1:07:40).

on July 20, 2017, 7:15pm
Don’t Even Bother Getting Lost In Spike’s The Mist

Consequence of Sound’s Randall Colburn, Justin Gerber, and Editor-In-Chief Michael Roffman review Spike’s The Mist, offer some Needful Tweets, and dump out the ol’ Bag of Bones. Chapters include: Intro, Needful Tweets (3:50), Headlines and Hollywood King (13:46), Spike’s The Mist (30:45), Bag of Bones (46:19), and Outro (1:33:50).

on June 23, 2017, 12:00am
Episode 17: Needful Dweebs and a Bag of Boneheads

Consequence of Sound’s Randall Colburn, Justin Gerber, McKenzie Gerber, and Editor-In-Chief Michael Roffman offer some Needful Tweets and dump out the ol’ Bag of Bones. Chapters include: Intro, Needful Tweets (4:05), Headlines and Hollywood King (17:52), Bag of Bones (1:08:20), and Outro (2:06:12).

on June 09, 2017, 12:00pm