Welcome to Night Vale

Welcome to Night Vale

United States

Twice-monthly community updates for the small desert town of Night Vale, featuring local weather, news, announcements from the Sheriff's Secret Police, mysterious lights in the night sky, dark hooded figures with unknowable powers, and cultural events. Turn on your radio and hide. Welcome to Night Vale. (Produced by Commonplace Books. Written by Joseph Fink and Jeffrey Cranor. Narrated by Cecil Baldwin. On Twitter as NightValeRadio)

Episodes

110 - Matryoshka  

There are glowing arrows in the sky.

The voice of Steve Carlsberg is Hal Lublin.

Weather: "Everyone I Know Will Die" by Erin Lovett soundcloud.com/erinlovett

"Ghost Stories" now available on iTunes and Bandcamp https://nightvale.bandcamp.com/album/ghost-stories-live

Night Vale Presents's 5th Birthday Party - June 21 at the Bell House, featuring very special and secret guests and something we're calling "Night Vale After Dark."
http://www.welcometonightvale.com/live

The second Welcome to Night Vale Novel "It Devours!" is available now for presale (signed first editions available)!
http://www.welcometonightvale.com/books/

Support the first ever PodCon coming to Seattle Dec 9-10
podcon.com

Live Tours of "All Hail" in the US & Europe (Summer & Fall)
welcometonightvale.com, click on live shows

Music: Disparition, disparition.info.

Logo: Rob Wilson, robwilsonwork.com.

Produced by Night Vale Presents. Written by Joseph Fink & Jeffrey Cranor. Narrated by Cecil Baldwin. More Info: welcometonightvale.com, and follow @NightValeRadio on Twitter or Facebook.

109 - A Story About Huntokar  

This is a story about Huntokar.

The voice of Huntokar is Tina Parker.

Weather: "Full Metal Black" by The Royal They theroyalthey.bandcamp.com

"Ghost Stories" now available on iTunes and Bandcamp https://nightvale.bandcamp.com/album/ghost-stories-live

Night Vale Presents's 5th Birthday Party - June 21 at the Bell House, featuring very special and secret guests and something we're calling "Night Vale After Dark."

The second Welcome to Night Vale Novel "It Devours!" is available now for presale (signed first editions available)!
http://www.welcometonightvale.com/books/

Support the first ever PodCon coming to Seattle Dec 9-10
podcon.com

Join authors Joseph Fink and Jeffrey Cranor at BookCon 2017 in NYC on June 4 for a live talk and book signing. http://thebookcon.com/tickets

Live Tours of "All Hail" in the US & Europe (Summer & Fall)
welcometonightvale.com, click on live shows

Music: Disparition, disparition.info.

Logo: Rob Wilson, robwilsonwork.com.

Produced by Night Vale Presents. Written by Joseph Fink & Jeffrey Cranor. Narrated by Cecil Baldwin. More Info: welcometonightvale.com, and follow @NightValeRadio on Twitter or Facebook.

Bonus - PodCon and the 2nd Imaginary Symphony  

A brand new podcast convention, by and for fans of podcasting. PodCon.com

And don't miss the Orbiting Human Circus's between season, self-contained special presentation: The 2nd Imaginary Symphony. To hear the rest, subscribe to the Orbiting Human Circus wherever you listen to podcasts.

108 - Cal  

A visitor arrives from a different reality.

Weather: "Robert Frost" by Mal Blum malblum.com

"Ghost Stories" now available on iTunes and Bandcamp https://nightvale.bandcamp.com/album/ghost-stories-live

Night Vale Presents's 5th Birthday Party - June 21 at the Bell House, featuring very special and secret guests and something we're calling "Night Vale After Dark."

The second Welcome to Night Vale Novel "It Devours!" is available now for presale (signed first editions available)!
http://www.welcometonightvale.com/books/

Support the first ever PodCon coming to Seattle Dec 9-10
podcon.com

Join authors Joseph Fink and Jeffrey Cranor at BookCon 2017 in NYC on June 4 for a live talk and book signing. http://thebookcon.com/tickets

Live Tours of "All Hail" in the US & Europe (Summer & Fall)
welcometonightvale.com, click on live shows

Music: Disparition, disparition.info.

An Orbiting Human Circus special: The 2nd Imaginary Symphony premieres May 10 https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-orbiting-human-circus-of-the-air/id1158759190?mt=2

Logo: Rob Wilson, robwilsonwork.com.

Produced by Night Vale Presents. Written by Joseph Fink & Jeffrey Cranor. Narrated by Cecil Baldwin. More Info: welcometonightvale.com, and follow @NightValeRadio on Twitter or Facebook.

Bonus - Ghost Stories  

A bonus excerpt from our just released live recording Ghost Stories.

Over two hours of brand new Night Vale.

Available now at nightvale.bandcamp.com

Or on iTunes, right here.

And check out our currently touring live show, All Hail: http://www.welcometonightvale.com/live/

107 - The Missing Sky  

A faint popping can be heard below the earth.

The voice of the Pamela Winchell was Desiree Burch.

Weather: "The Ends and the Means" by Robby Hecht robbyhecht.com

"Ghost Stories" now available on iTunes and Bandcamp https://nightvale.bandcamp.com/album/ghost-stories-live

Night Vale's 5th Birthday Party - June 21 at the Bell House, featuring very special and secret guests and something we're calling "Night Vale After Dark."
welcometonightvale.com, click on live shows

The second Welcome to Night Vale Novel "It Devours!" is available now for presale!
http://www.welcometonightvale.com/books/

Join authors Joseph Fink and Jeffrey Cranor at BookCon 2017 in NYC on June 4 for a live talk and book signing.
http://thebookcon.com/tickets

Live Tours of "All Hail" in the US & Europe (Summer & Fall)
welcometonightvale.com, click on live shows

An Orbiting Human Circus special: The 2nd Imaginary Symphony premieres May 10 https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-orbiting-human-circus-of-the-air/id1158759190?mt=2

Music: Disparition, disparition.info.

Logo: Rob Wilson, robwilsonwork.com.

Produced by Night Vale Presents. Written by Joseph Fink & Jeffrey Cranor. Narrated by Cecil Baldwin. More Info: welcometonightvale.com, and follow @NightValeRadio on Twitter or Facebook.

106 - Filings  

The angels go to the Hall of Public Records.

The voice of the Faceless Old Woman was Mara Wilson.

Weather: "All or Nothing" by The Dream Masons facebook.com/thedreammasons

The second Welcome to Night Vale Novel "It Devours!" is available now for presale!
http://www.welcometonightvale.com/books/

Live Tours of "All Hail" in the US, Canada, & Europe (Spring, Summer & Fall)
welcometonightvale.com, click on live shows

Welcome to Night Vale: The Novel (now in paperback)
welcometonightvale.com, click on book.

Music: Disparition, disparition.info.

Logo: Rob Wilson, robwilsonwork.com.

Produced by Night Vale Presents. Written by Joseph Fink & Jeffrey Cranor. Narrated by Cecil Baldwin. More Info: welcometonightvale.com, and follow @NightValeRadio on Twitter or Facebook.

105 - What Happened at the Smithwick House  

Here's what happened at the Smithwick house.

Weather: "You Cannot" by Erin McKeown erinmckeown.com

The second Welcome to Night Vale Novel "It Devours!" is available now for presale!
http://www.welcometonightvale.com/books/

Stay tuned to the end of this episode for a sneak preview of Alice Isn't Dead, Part 2, beginning April 4.

Live US/Canada Tour of "All Hail" (April & July 2017)
welcometonightvale.com, click on live shows

Welcome to Night Vale: The Novel (now in paperback)
welcometonightvale.com, click on book.

Music: Disparition, disparition.info.

Logo: Rob Wilson, robwilsonwork.com.

Produced by Night Vale Presents. Written by Joseph Fink & Jeffrey Cranor. Narrated by Cecil Baldwin. More Info: welcometonightvale.com, and follow @NightValeRadio on Twitter or Facebook.

104 - The Hierarchy of Angels  

Let's start the news with something happy.

Weather: "Qualified" by Sammus feat. Open Mike Eagle sammusmusic.bandcamp.com

The second Welcome to Night Vale Novel It Devours! is available now for presale!
http://www.welcometonightvale.com/books/

Live US/Canada Tour of "All Hail" (April 2017)
welcometonightvale.com, click on live shows

Welcome to Night Vale: The Novel (now in paperback)
welcometonightvale.com, click on book.

Stay tuned to the end of this episode for a sneak preview of Alice Isn't Dead, Part 2, beginning April 4.

Music: Disparition, disparition.info.

Logo: Rob Wilson, robwilsonwork.com.

Produced by Night Vale Presents. Written by Joseph Fink & Jeffrey Cranor. Narrated by Cecil Baldwin. More Info: welcometonightvale.com, and follow @NightValeRadio on Twitter or Facebook.

 

103 - Ash Beach  

After a dozen years of restoration, Ash Beach has reopened.

Weather: "Fated" by P.O.S doomtree.net/pos

Live US/Canada Tour of "All Hail" (April 2017)
welcometonightvale.com, click on live shows

Welcome to Night Vale: The Novel (now in paperback)
welcometonightvale.com, click on book.

Music: Disparition, disparition.info.

Logo: Rob Wilson, robwilsonwork.com.

Produced by Night Vale Presents. Written by Joseph Fink & Jeffrey Cranor. Narrated by Cecil Baldwin. More Info: welcometonightvale.com, and follow @NightValeRadio on Twitter or Facebook.

102 - Love Is a Shambling Thing  

City Council has a renewed interest in love.

Weather: "Listening to TPM" by Brook Pridemore. brookpridemore.bandcamp.com

JUST ANNOUNCED:
Live US/Canada Tour of "All Hail" (April 2017)
PLUS:
final West Coast shows of "Ghost Stories (February 2017)
welcometonightvale.com, click on live shows

Welcome to Night Vale: The Novel (now in paperback)
welcometonightvale.com, click on book.

Music: Disparition, disparition.info.

Logo: Rob Wilson, robwilsonwork.com.

Produced by Night Vale Presents. Written by Joseph Fink & Jeffrey Cranor. Narrated by Cecil Baldwin. More Info: welcometonightvale.com, and follow @NightValeRadio on Twitter or Facebook.

101 - Guidelines for Disposal  

Mandatory Annual Spring Cleaning Day is coming. Here are the guidelines for the new municipal landfill facility.

This episode was co-written with Brie Williams.

Weather: "Letters" by Lera Lynn. leralynn.com

JUST ANNOUNCED:
Live US/Canada Tour of "All Hail" (April 2017)
PLUS:
final West Coast shows of "Ghost Stories" (February 2017)
welcometonightvale.com, click on live shows

Welcome to Night Vale: The Novel (now in paperback)
welcometonightvale.com, click on book.

Music: Disparition, disparition.info.

Logo: Rob Wilson, robwilsonwork.com.

Produced by Night Vale Presents. Written by Joseph Fink & Jeffrey Cranor. Narrated by Cecil Baldwin. More Info: welcometonightvale.com, and follow @NightValeRadio on Twitter or Facebook.

 

28 - Summer Reading Program (R)  

The Library's Summer Reading Program has begun, sending the town into a panic. Plus, a tough new mandate from the City Council, a list of useful things, and changes afoot in the Freemasons. (episode originally released Aug 1, 2013)

This episode was co-written with Ashley Lierman.

Weather: "New Mexico" by Carrie Elkin. carrieelkin.com

JUST ANNOUNCED:
Live US/Canada Tour of "All Hail" (April 2017)
PLUS:
final West Coast shows of "Ghost Stories (February 2017)
welcometonightvale.com, click on live shows

Welcome to Night Vale: The Novel (now in paperback)
welcometonightvale.com, click on book.

Music: Disparition, disparition.info.

Logo: Rob Wilson, robwilsonwork.com.

Produced by Night Vale Presents. Written by Joseph Fink & Jeffrey Cranor. Narrated by Cecil Baldwin. More Info: welcometonightvale.com, and follow @NightValeRadio on Twitter or Facebook.

 

39 - The Woman from Italy (R)  

A woman from Italy arrived in our town, and we're not quite sure what she wants or what she is doing to us with her presence. Plus, a local hardware store cracks down on the crowds of baristas outside their shop, an update on Khoshekh's kittens, and a look at traffic.

Some additional material in this episode written by Glen David Gold.

Weather: "White Limo" by The Felice Brothers. thefelicebrothers.com

February West Coast North America Tour Dates:
welcometonightvale.com, click on live shows

Books: Night Vale Podcast Episodes, Volumes 1 & 2
Available now!
Plus...
Welcome to Night Vale: The Novel. welcometonightvale.com, click on book.

Music: Disparition, disparition.info.

Logo: Rob Wilson, robwilsonwork.com.

Produced by Night Vale Presents. Written by Joseph Fink & Jeffrey Cranor. Narrated by Cecil Baldwin. More Info: welcometonightvale.com, and follow @NightValeRadio on Twitter or Facebook.

 

100 - Toast  

Welcome to Night Vale's 100th Episode. A toast!

The voices featured this episode are: Cecil Baldwin, James Urbaniak, Mara Wilson, Annie Savage, Mark Gagliardi, Emma Frankland, Meg Bashwiner, Jackson Publick, Kate Jones, Maureen Johnson, Erica Livingston, Christopher Loar, Kevin R. Free, Lauren Sharpe, Felicia Day, Marc Evan Jackson, Molly Quinn, Fred (the OS computer voice), Wil Wheaton, Symphony Sanders, Aliee Chan, Jasika Nicole, Desiree Burch, Retta, Hal Lublin, Dylan Marron, Jeffrey Cranor, and Flor De Liz Perez.

Weather: "Second Song" by Joseph Fink. josephfink.bandcamp.com

Got a song to submit to Welcome to Night Vale's Weather? Got to welcometonightvale.com/weather. Deadline is December 31, 2016.

February West Coast North America Tour Dates:
welcometonightvale.com, click on live shows

It's holiday season. Get cool Night Vale gifts at: topatoco.com/wtnv.

New Books: Night Vale Podcast Episodes, Volumes 1 & 2
Available now!
Plus...
Welcome to Night Vale: The Novel. welcometonightvale.com, click on book.

Music: Disparition, disparition.info.

Logo: Rob Wilson, robwilsonwork.com.

Produced by Night Vale Presents. Written by Joseph Fink & Jeffrey Cranor. Narrated by Cecil Baldwin. More Info: welcometonightvale.com, and follow @NightValeRadio on Twitter or Facebook.

99 - Michigan  

Station intern Kareem writes home and receives an unexpected reply.

Weather: "Quiet Americans" by Shearwater (shearwatermusic.com)

February West Coast North America Tour Dates:
welcometonightvale.com, click on live shows

It's holiday season. Get cool Night Vale gifts at: topatoco.com/wtnv.

New Books: Night Vale Podcast Episodes, Volumes 1 & 2
Available now!
Plus...
Welcome to Night Vale: The Novel. welcometonightvale.com, click on book.

Music: Disparition, disparition.info.

Logo: Rob Wilson, robwilsonwork.com.

Produced by Night Vale Presents. Written by Joseph Fink & Jeffrey Cranor. Narrated by Cecil Baldwin. More Info: welcometonightvale.com, and follow @NightValeRadio on Twitter or Facebook.

98 - Flight  

It is Execution Day.

Weather: "Icarus" by Sims (doomtree.net/sims)

It's holiday season. Get cool Night Vale gifts at: topatoco.com/wtnv.

New Books: Night Vale Podcast Episodes, Volumes 1 & 2
Available now!
Plus...
Welcome to Night Vale: The Novel. welcometonightvale.com, click on book.

Music: Disparition, disparition.info.

Logo: Rob Wilson, robwilsonwork.com.

Produced by Night Vale Presents. Written by Joseph Fink & Jeffrey Cranor. Narrated by Cecil Baldwin. More Info: welcometonightvale.com, and follow @NightValeRadio on Twitter or Facebook.

The Orbiting Human Circus (of the Air): Season One, Episode 3  

Will the famed storytelling cricket (Tim Robbins) return? Plus, Charlie Day and Mary Elizabeth Ellis perform Shakespeare as you’ve never heard it and the janitor pushes host John Cameron to the very brink.

Thanks to Rocket Mortgage by Quicken Loans and HelloFresh for supporting our podcast! Go to HelloFresh.com and use the code OHC to get $35 off your first week of deliveries, and check out Rocket Mortgage at QuickenLoans.com/OHC.

In November 2016, the janitor will be cleaning a venue near you! Upcoming tour dates: www.orbitinghumancircus.com

Featuring John Cameron Mitchell as Mr. Cameron, Julian Koster as the Janitor, and Drew Callander as the Narrator, with Tim Robbins as the Cricket, Charlie Day as Macbeth, and Mary Elizabeth Ellis and Lady Macbeth, and the Alicia Svigals Klezmer Ensemble featuring the late Evan Harlan (Julian's uncle) on accordion and North the Singing Saw.

Written and created by Julian Koster. Co-directed by and developed with Ellie Heyman. Produced by Christy Gressman. Featuring musical composition and arrangement by Thomas Hughes and music by The Music Tapes.

Full credits: www.orbitinghumancircus.com

Part of the Night Vale Presents network: www.nightvalepresents.com

 

 

 

97 - Josefina  

A visit with an old friend. Plus, updates on Hiram, and changes to the subway.

The voice of Old Woman Josie was Retta.

Weather: "Everywhere" by XX (xxband.com)

It's holiday season. Get cool Night Vale gifts at: topatoco.com/wtnv.

New Books: Night Vale Podcast Episodes, Volumes 1 & 2
Available now!
Plus...
Welcome to Night Vale: The Novel. welcometonightvale.com, click on book.

Music: Disparition, disparition.info.

Logo: Rob Wilson, robwilsonwork.com.

Produced by Night Vale Presents. Written by Joseph Fink & Jeffrey Cranor. Narrated by Cecil Baldwin. More Info: welcometonightvale.com, and follow @NightValeRadio on Twitter or Facebook.

The Orbiting Human Circus (of the Air): Season One, Episode 2 (The Cricket)  

Hear Mandy Patinkin perform an extraordinary musicological demonstration and a cricket (Tim Robbins) spin the spellbinding tale of Ladislas Koskovsky. Plus, learn the remarkable history of Julian the janitor's famous great-grandfather.

(NOTE: To continue listening to The Orbiting Human Circus (of the Air), subscribe now via iTunes, Libsyn, Stitcher, or via RSS on your favorite podcatcher.)

Thanks to Audible and Atom Tickets for supporting the show! Get a free audiobook with a 30 day free trial at audible.com/OHC. Download the free Atom Tickets app from Google Play or the Apple App Store and use code OHC for $5 off.

In November 2016, the janitor will be cleaning a venue near you! Upcoming tour dates: www.orbitinghumancircus.com

Featuring John Cameron Mitchell as Mr. Cameron, Julian Koster as the Janitor, and Drew Callander as the Narrator, with Tim Robbins as the Cricket and Mandy Patinkin as Cantor Moishe Lebowitz. 

Written and created by Julian Koster. Co-directed by and developed with Ellie Heyman. Produced by Christy Gressman. Featuring musical composition and arrangement by Thomas Hughes and music by The Music Tapes. 

Full credits: www.orbitinghumancircus.com

Part of the Night Vale Presents network: www.nightvalepresents.com

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