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 Post subject: Welcome to Night Vale
PostPosted: Wed Feb 12, 2014 3:56 pm 
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I'm somewhat surprised we don't have a Night Vale thread yet!

http://commonplacebooks.com/welcome-to-night-vale/

I'm a year behind, so I just finished The Phone Call, which is probably my favorite in a while. It played on my irrational fear of unexplained things happening during phone calls. Want to weird me out? Call me from an unknown number and leave me weird voice mails. Also, the song played during the weather was better than usual.

Has anyone been to one of their live shows yet?


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 Post subject: Re: Welcome to Night Vale
PostPosted: Wed Feb 12, 2014 8:01 pm 
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I was waffling about going to the Detroit show, but it selling out made the decision for me. Favorite weather is either from Glow Cloud ("Waitin' for the bus in the rain, in the rain…") or The Deft Bowman.

I love how even on a purely audio medium with a small cast, the town is populated with a diverse and colorful cast of characters. (I can't wait until you meet Tamika Flynn!)

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 Post subject: Re: Welcome to Night Vale
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I am way far behind, but I went to see it a few months ago in ny and gave jeffrey cranor some cookies and he was stoked they were vegan. It was surprisingly good live for how little action is happening. I skip most of the weather.

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 Post subject: Re: Welcome to Night Vale
PostPosted: Wed Feb 12, 2014 8:34 pm 
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Brian,
Toby has listened to all of the episodes- twice. He said his favorite episode is "The Sandstorm."

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 Post subject: Re: Welcome to Night Vale
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I am also way behind but definitely enjoy listening to it. Not sure which one I'm on yet though.

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 Post subject: Re: Welcome to Night Vale
PostPosted: Wed Feb 12, 2014 9:19 pm 
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I just listened to Poetry Week... We listened to a bunch of them on the way to and from Oregon in December, but now that we're home we don't do enough long-distance drives (that is, over 25 minutes of highway)...

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 Post subject: Re: Welcome to Night Vale
PostPosted: Thu Feb 13, 2014 11:26 am 
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Vantine wrote:
Brian,
Toby has listened to all of the episodes- twice. He said his favorite episode is "The Sandstorm."

I just got through The Sandstorm! Toby was right, it's fantastic.
solipsistnation wrote:
I just listened to Poetry Week... We listened to a bunch of them on the way to and from Oregon in December, but now that we're home we don't do enough long-distance drives (that is, over 25 minutes of highway)...
MBM isn't into it, but we don't go on many long car rides either. I've been listening to them at work to fill in for other weekly podcasts I listen to.


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 Post subject: Re: Welcome to Night Vale
PostPosted: Tue Feb 18, 2014 6:35 pm 
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I just started listening to this last Tuesday and love it. I've only listened to the first four so far as I'm trying not to do any without my GF, so when I've introduced other friends I've replayed the same ones. I usually get annoyed listening to or watching the same things over and over again but I have no problem with this; it's no wonder it was the top podcast for a while (still is?).

I had no idea they did live shows, I'm definitely going to look for that.


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