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

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

96 - Negotiations  

Negotiations with the dragons have begun. Plus the reopening of the Earth Sciences Department at the Community College, what we know and don't know, and a look at the Community Calendar.

The voice of Dana Cardinal is Jasika Nicole.

The voice of Tamika Flynn is Symphony Sanders.

Weather: "A Trip Out" by British Sea Power (britishseapower.co.uk)

Become a Night Vale Scout. Donations of any amount help keep this show free. Donate Now.

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 1  

Welcome to the world of The Orbiting Human Circus: discover the surreally impossible radio show broadcast from the top of the Eiffel Tower, meet the lonely janitor who longs to become part of it, and settle in for the chilling tale of Goolsby and Rue.

(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 Rocket Mortgage by Quicken Loans and Atom Tickets for supporting the show! Download the free Atom Tickets app from Google Play or the Apple App Store and use code OHC for $5 off through the end of the year. Check out Rocket Mortgage at QuickenLoans.com/OHC.

Featuring John Cameron Mitchell as Mr. Cameron, Julian Koster as the Janitor, and Drew Callander as the Narrator. For full credits, go to www.orbitinghumancircus.com.

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.

In November 2016, the Janitor will be cleaning a venue near you! See tour dates at www.orbitinghumancircus.com.

Part of the Night Vale Presents network. nightvalepresents.com

New Podcast Teaser: THE ORBITING HUMAN CIRCUS (OF THE AIR)  

A brand new podcast from Night Vale Presents, created by Julian Koster (Neutral Milk Hotel). Season One premieres on October 12. New episodes every other Wednesday through February 1, 2017.

Subscribe now via iTunes or your favorite podcast player via orbitinghumancircus.libsyn.com. For more information, go to nightvalepresents.com.

For Orbiting Human Circus tour dates: orbitinghumancircus.com

95 - Zookeeper  

Zookeeper Joanna Rey brings some animals to the studio. Plus, an update on Old Woman Josie, dragons in town, and a look at traffic.

The voice of Joanna Rey is Felicia Day.

Weather: "Coffee" by Sylvan Esso (sylvanesso.com)

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

Night Vale European Tour Dates:
Oct 3-23, 2016
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.

94 - All Right  

Everything is all right.

Weather: "Plough" by Speedy Ortiz (speedyortiz.com)

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

Come see Night Vale at LA Podfest
Sept 23, 2016
Lapodfest.com
Or if you can't make it to LA, you can livestream it from home
Details at Lapodfest.com

Night Vale European Tour Dates:
Oct 3-23, 2016
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.

93 - Big Sister  

New guests arrive in town. Plus, a bake sale the elementary school, the start of football season, and changes at the Night Vale chapter of the NRA.

Weather: "Mary on a Wave" by Okkervil River (okkervilriver.com)

Announcements:
New Books: Night Vale Podcast Episodes, Volumes 1 & 2
Available September 6!
Plus...
Welcome to Night Vale: The Novel.
welcometonightvale.com, click on book.

Come see Night Vale at LA Podfest
Sept 23-25, 2016
Or if you can't make it to LA, you can livestream it from home
Details at Lapodfest.com

Night Vale European Tour Dates:
Oct 3-23, 2016
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.

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