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DEAD HAND RADIO is a podcast about the Cold War and it’s effects on our culture, technology and the future.
If you’ll join me, together we’ll explore this fascinating period of history and examine advancements in weapons, technology, science, art and culture and discuss how all of it relates to the future of our world.
Some episodes will be solo, where I’ll deliver a monologue based on a thesis I’ve prepared for that episode. Other episodes will include guests to share specific knowledge and expertise on different areas.
My goal is to explore these topics with the audience. To learn. To educate. To entertain and exchange ideas with those interested.
My invitation to you, is take this ride with me and together we’ll find out where it goes.
And to present factual information about the world we live and the precarious nature of our human existence.
If you or someone you know has a comment or question about, or would like to contribute to the conversation, please contact me.
You can email me at firstname.lastname@example.org or connect with me on twitter @deadhandradio
Thanks for listening.
- WRITING & PUBLISHING SCIENCE FICTION – CRYSTAL L. KIRKHAMSCIFI EDITION 11 My guest for this SciFi Edition of Dead Hand Radio is Writer / Publisher Crystal L. KirkhamCrystal and I talk about her interests and influences in writing. She talks about her early motivation that launched her on the path to becoming a writer and how she decided to start up an independent […]
- SCIENCE FICTION & HORROR REVIEWS – LILYN GEORGESCIFI EDITION 10 My guest for this SciFi Edition of Dead Hand Radio is Lilyn George of the Science Fiction / Horror Review website Sci-Fi & Scary. Lilyn has as passion for reading science fiction and horror stories and has turned that past time into a way to help other readers as well as creators […]
- IN PURSUIT OF UAP – DOCUMENTING THE PHENOMENAUFO EDITION 11 My guests for this episode are Jeremy McGowan and Sean Cahill. This recording took place on site in Las Vegas, the night before Jeremy and Sean set out on their quest in pursuit of UAP – Unidentified Aerial Phenomena and it commemorates the launch of their new project. Along with a team […]
- ABDUCTION, TIME TRAVEL AND THE MOON – KEVIN KAMMANNUFO EDITION 10 ABDUCTION, TIME TRAVEL AND THE MOON – KEVIN KAMMANN My guest for this episode is Kevin Kammann, musician, former US Navy Corpsman and UFO Abductee. In 1982 Kevin had an experience that changed his life, and simultaneously upended his perception of reality and solidified his belief system. We talk about the details […]
- COMIC ART SCIFI AND THE COLD WAR – ROBERT MARZULLOSCIFI EDITION 09 My guest for this SciFi Edition of Dead Hand Radio is Comic Artist Robert Marzullo. Rob is an Artist, YouTuber and Comic Book Aficionado who uses his skill and knowledge of drawing to teach others how to improve their drawing skills for the Comic Book industry. Rob and I have known each […]
- TALKING WITH THE EDITOR OF APEX MAGAZINESCIFI EDITION 08 My guest for this SciFi Edition of Dead Hand Radio is Editor and Publisher of Apex Magazine and Apex Books, Jason Sizemore. Jason and I talk about the cold war, science fiction and what it’s like to run an independent publishing company. We discuss his early influences and some of the challenges […]
- ON AIR WITH UFOS AND THE PARANORMAL – DAVE SCOTTUFO EDITION 09 My guest for this episode is Dave Scott, creator and host of Spaced Out Radio. He is a trained and seasoned journalist whose broadcasting career spans multiple decades. Dave is also an experiencer with numerous UFO sightings, paranormal encounters, and has crossed paths with sasquatch and extraterrestrial beings on multiple occasions. In […]
- SCIFI THE COLD WAR & UFOs – JD KELLNERSCIFI EDITION 07 My guest for this SciFi Edition of Dead Hand Radio is JD Kellner. JD is an author of science fiction and fantasy novels and short stories. In this episode, we talk about JDs influences and how he got started as a writer and we talk about some of his most recent works. We also […]
- SCIENCE UFOs & THE PARANORMAL – LINDA ZIMMERMANNUFO EDITION 08 My guest for this episode is Linda Zimmerman, paranormal investigator, UFO researcher, experiencer and Author. Linda has a background in science and approaches all of her investigations using the scientific method and applies critical thinking in each case that she looks into. Recently inducted into the Scientific Coalition for UAP Studies she’s […]
- EYEWITNESS ACCOUNT MULTIPLE UFO SIGHTINGS – CAPT JONATHAN EDWARDS US ARMY (RET)UFO EDITION 07 My guest for this episode is Captain Jonathan Edwards, Retired US Army Veteran and UAP Eye witness. I’m also joined by Jeremy McGowan with an update on his own experiences with these phenomena and a few teasers about his work with SkyHub and a new project he has in the works. In […]
- UFO ABDUCTIONS MILABS & DISCLOSURE – MELINDA LESLIEUFO EDITION 06 My guest for this episode is Melinda Leslie, UFO Researcher, Investigator and experiencer. I’ve followed Melinda’s work in the UFO Disclosure movement for a while and learned that she’s not only a respected and well known researcher, investigator with 30 years of experience on the subject of UFOs and abductions, She’s also […]
- UFO CRASHES & GOV COVERUPS PRESTON DENNETTUFO EDITION 05 In this ongoing series titled DEAD HAND RADIO UFO EDITION Andrew talks with UFO researchers, investigators, witnesses and experiencers to uncover truths about the topic. My guest for this episode is Preston Dennet UFO Researcher, investigator and author of 27 books. Initially a skeptic Preston had no interest in UFOs, until 1986 when […]
- SCIFI HORROR & ALTERNATE REALITIES – HERE ON MARSMy guest for this SciFi Edition of Dead Hand Radio is Randy from Here on Mars. Randy is a musician and gamer who is best known for his Apocalyptic brand of electronic rock music. In this episode, Randy and I talk about his beginnings as a musician, his influences and inspirations, and how science fiction […]
- REALITY vs FICTION & THE WORLD OF THE WEIRD WITH JASON McCLELLANMy guest for this SciFi Edition of Dead Hand Radio is Podcaster / Author / TV Personality and Veteran UFO Journalist Jason McClellan. This episode of DEAD HAND RADIO is part of an ongoing series called simply SCIFI EDITION and is dedicated to the amazing writers, artists, filmmakers and fans of the Science Fiction genre. Jason and […]
- MECHS AND THE MULTIVERSE JOHN BEAR ROSSMECHS AND THE MULTIVERSE GUEST – JOHN BEAR ROSS My guest for this SciFi Edition of Dead Hand Radio is Science Fiction Author John “Bear” Ross. John and I talk about his influences and how he began his journey as a science fiction writer. We get into some details about his books, and of course […]
- WRITING SCI-FI & HISTORICAL FICTION AUTHOR J. CLIFTON SLATERWRITING SCI-FI and HISTORICAL FICTION GUEST – AUTHOR J. CLIFTON SLATER My guest for this episode is Author of Science Fiction and Historical Fiction, J. Clifton Slater. A combat Veteran who served in Vietnam, Jim Slater has had a relatively short career as an author. However, in that time he has written and published 22 […]
- MORTAL ENGINES & THE RAILHEAD by PHILIP REEVEMORTAL ENGINES and THE RAILHEAD GUEST PHILIP REEVE My guest on this SciFi Edition of Dead Hand Radio is Author / Illustrator Philip Reeve. Philip is the author of Mortal Engines and The Railhead Series, as well as writer and illustrator of numerous children’s books. Philip joins me to talk about his background as a […]
- PODCASTING & SCIENCE FICTION BEN BULMAN ANGRY DAD PODCASTMy guest on this Inaugural SciFi Edition of Dead Hand Radio is Podcast Ben Bulman of The Angry Dad Podcast. Ben has been podcasting for nearly four years and is a member of the Slightly Irregular Podcast Network (SIPNET). We talk science fiction movies, books and Ben shares some insights about how to build a […]
- NORSE MYTHOLOGY & A CHILLING TALE – HANSON OAKHanson Oak is my guest for this Haunted Edition of Dead Hand Radio. Hanson shares a bit of his enigmatic background and influences as a writer, and he recounts an ancient story from Norse Mythology. Then he shares a personal story that gave me the chills.
- SKINWALKER RANCH & A GHOST STORY – JEREMY McGOWANJeremy McGowan is my guest for this Haunted Edition of Dead Hand Radio We talk about Skinwalker Ranch and another infamous ranch located in the desert of Arizona. Jeremy also recounts an extremely disturbing encounter he had as a child, with an entity that can only be described as something otherworldly.
- PSYCHIC SANDIE LANAE ENCOUNTERS WITH EVILMy guest for this Haunted Edition of Dead Hand Radio is Psychic Sandie Lanae. Sandie shares her story of how she discovered her psychic abilities and explains how she puts them to use and helping others. She’s also a remote viewer and a paranormal investigator and she shares some unnerving tales of her encounters with […]
- PARTING THE VEIL by B.K. BASSMy guest for this episode BK Bass was not able to record an intro with me for this Haunted Edition of Dead Hand Radio. Unfortunately he’s been dealing with some sort of malady for some time and just didn’t feel up to having a conversation. So when I reached out to him about participating he […]
- HAUNTED LAS VEGASMy guest for this Haunted Edition of DEAD HAND RADIO is Author Paul W. Papa Paul shares some spooky ghost stories about Las Vegas, and lays out a good case for Las Vegas being one of the most haunted cities in the world. We barely touch the surface in this one our episode.
- LEGENDS LORE & MOREMy guest for this Haunted Edition of DEAD HAND RADIO is Heather from Exploration Project. She shares some creepy legends and local folklore and tells a personal story that sparks a deeply fascinating conversation about the paranormal.
- A GRAVEYARD STORY & THE GHOST OF ABE LINCOLNArtist, Writer J. Edward Neill joins me for this Haunted Edition of Dead Hand Radio. Jeremy shares his accounts of growing up near a graveyard and some of the strange experiences he’s had with unexplained activity. He also tells me the story of when he and a friend both witnessed the ghost of Abraham Lincoln.
- CURSE OF THE TITANICAuthor Matthew Kresal joins me on this Haunted Edition of Dead Hand Radio. We discuss the sinking of the Titanic and some of the many mysteries surrounding the wreck itself, as well as the search and recovery of the wreck.
- LEGENDS MYTHS & SOMETHING ELSEPodcaster / Musician Andy Ussery is my guest on this Halloween Edition of Dead Hand Radio. Andy shares some myths and legends about a place called Zombie Road, and another place with quite a sinister reputation. He also shares some stories of truly unexplained experiences he’s had throughout his life.
- ASYLUMS & PRISONS OF W. VIRGINIAPhotographer Cindy Vasko is my guest on this Halloween Edition of Dead Hand Radio. As an Urban Explorer and Photographer Cindy has had some spooky experiences in abandoned buildings and other locations. She also shares some local myths and legends surrounding a prison, a lunatic asylum and a haunted theme park which she’s visited.
- GHOSTS & ZOMBIES IN LAS VEGASLas Vegas Author Brian Rouff joins me on this Halloween Edition of Dead Hand Radio to talk about his true life experiences living in a haunted house, in Las Vegas. He also shares some personal experiences of strange occurrences around his deceased father and messages from beyond the grave. We talk about his books, short […]
- GHOSTS UFOs & AN AXE MURDERERPodcaster Jamie Ray, Host of the Fave Five From Fans Podcast joins me on this Special Haunted Edition of Dead Hand Radio. We talk about ghosts, UFOs, The New Orleans Axe Murderer and Jamie reads a Prose from the collected writings of one of the most notable horror writers of all time, Edgar Allen Poe.
- QUANTUM CONSCIOUSNESS – SCI-FI WRITER ARTHUR H. WALKERArthur Walker is a writer, artist, philosopher, game dev and consultant. He’s a creator of worlds on page and on-screen, and he’s a brilliant individual. In this episode of Dead Hand Radio, Arthur and I discuss creative pursuits and share ideas about artificial intelligence, quantum computing, machine learning and consciousness. Of course an episode of […]
- COLD WAR 2.0 & THE APOCALYPSE – AUTHOR JJ SHURTEMy guest for this episode is JJ Shurte. A post-apocalyptic writer and creator of the post-apocalyptic writing guide. I first met JJ on Twitter where we’ve exchanged many tweets about the apocalypse, writing, gaming and photography and other interesting topics. A little over a year ago, I interviewed JJ for my blog, and now that […]
- FILMMAKING & THE APOCALYPSEFILMMAKING & THE APOCALYPSE WITH FILM MAKER DAVID LIBAN DEAD HAND RADIO 17 RUNTIME 1:25 My guest for this episode is Independent filmmaker and a film professor at CU Denver’s College of Arts & Media David Liban. David and I talk about filmmaking and the recent release of his post-apocalyptic film A Feral World. We […]
- COLD WAR AUSTRALIACold War Australia Dead Hand Radio 16 RUNTIME: 2:00 My guest for this episode is Steve Campitelli better known on Twitter as (ST Campitelli) . Steve is a writer of science fiction and post-apocalyptic stories. He lives in Australia where he is an educator and a family man. I first met ST on Twitter and […]
- UFOs AND NUKES – JEREMY McGOWANUFOs AND NUKES WITH JEREMY McGOWAN UFO EDITION 04 RUNTIME – 2:16 My guest for this episode of Dead Hand Radio is Jeremy McGowan. Jeremy is a US Air Force veteran, a researcher and UFO experiencer and goes into depth on his encounter with a UFO in the desert of Jordon while serving in the […]
- COLD WAR MOVIES WITH JAMIE RAY – FAVE FIVE FROM FANSCOLD WAR MOVIES WITH PODCASTER JAMIE RAY RUNTIME – 1:25 Dead Hand Radio is a podcast about the Cold War. It’s history and the effects it had on our culture, technology and the future of our world. My guest for this episode is Jamie Ray. A fellow member of the Slightly Irregular Podcast Network and […]
- COLD WAR SPACE PROGRAM & UFOs – AUTHOR MATTHEW KRESALUFO EDITION 03 My guest for this episode is Author, Researcher and Podcaster Matthew Kresal. His areas of study include Cold War History, Space Travel, Science Fiction and UFOlogy. And His new book The Silver Archive #5: Dark Skies takes a comprehensive look at the 90s TV series Dark Skies. On this episode of Dead […]
- NUMBERS STATIONS WITH ANDY USSERYOn this episode of Dead Hand Radio… Numbers Stations with my guest Andy Ussery. Runtime: 1:02 minutes Andy is a musician and a fellow podcaster who I met through Twitter. We were introduced through some mutual friends and found out we had some common interests including the topic of this episode. Andy’s also produced some […]
- ATOMIC ARCHIVE WITH CHRIS GRIFFITHRuntime 1:18 minutes. WWII Ended 75 years ago after the atomic bombings of the Japanese cities Hiroshima on Aug 6 and Nagasaki on Aug 9 1945. These are the only two times in history that Atomic weapons were used against enemy targets. Though it brought the end of the most terrible military conflict ever experienced […]
- NATIONAL ATOMIC TESTING MUSEUM – JOE KENTMy guest for this episode of Dead Hand Radio is Joe Kent. Director of Education for the National Atomic Testing Museum in Las Vegas, Nevada. RUN TIME 2:00:00 The National Atomic Testing Museum (NATM) is a national science, history and educational institution that tells the story of America’s nuclear weapons testing program at the Nevada […]
- SEARCHING FOR THE TRUTH – UFO INVESTIGATOR SHANE HURDUFO EDITION 02 Occasionally I go off-topic and explore other areas of interest like esoteric knowledge, secret societies, The paranormal and UFOs also known as Unidentified Aerial Phenomena or UAP. My guest for this episode is UFO Investigator Shane Hurd Runtime = 2:08 Shane is a veteran UFO investigator who serves as the Assistant State […]
- UFOs IN THE UK – UFO PODCASTER ANDY McGRILLENRuntime 1:52:00 UFO EDITION 01 My guest today is Host of That UFO Podcast, Andy McGrillen Andy is a podcaster, Scottish by birth and currently lives in the North East part of England with his wife and two children. Aside from being a podcaster, father and husband, Andy also has a lifelong interest in UFOs […]
- SCIFI ART & CREATIVE INFLUENCES WITH ARTIST J. EDWARD NEILLARTIST J. EDWARD NEILL Runtime 48 minutes. My guest on this episode is Artist / Author J Edward Neill Also known as Jeremy he currently resides in Atlanta GA and spends his days painting, writing and enjoying time with his son. I first became aware of Jeremy on Twitter where he posts images of his […]
- URBEX PHOTOGRAPHY & THE COLD WAR – CINDY VASKOPHOTOGRAPHER CINDY VASKO Runtime = 1:25 Photographer Cindy Vasko is my guest on This is episode of Dead Hand Radio. Cindy’s photography is focused on abandoned buildings and urban exploration, but she also shoots a lot of nature and wildlife photography, specifically macro photography is fantastic. I first became aware of Cindy’s work through Twitter, […]
- POST-APOCALYPTIC MEDIA WITH EVAN FROM THE WASTESPOST-APOCALYPTIC MEDIA WITH EVAN FROM THE WASTES My guest today is Podcaster, Blogger and avid collector of Dystopian and Post-Apocalyptic Books, Evan @FromTheWastes Evan is also a Veteran of the Cold War and according to his bio on social media… He’s a Father, a husband and an old soldier. A child of the 70’s who […]
- OUTDOOR ADVENTURES WITH EXPLORATION PROJECTEXPLORATION PROJECT My guest on this episode is Heather @ExplorationProject Heather is an “Adventure Blogger” an explorer, and photographer. Her website and social media activity are focused on positivity and inspiration and she’s extremely well liked due to her positive attitude and uplifting posts on Twitter and Instagram. I first became aware of Heather through […]
- MOVIES AND PODCASTING – PHANTOM DARK DAVEPODCASTER PHANTOM DARK DAVE My guest today is Phantom Dark Dave Dave is a podcaster, screenwriter, filmmaker and actor, but he might best be known for his two podcasts, Dave’s Pop Culture Podcast (which is now a YouTube channel) and The Podcast From Another World, where he talks about all things pop culture, including movies […]
- NBC AND WMDs WITH AUTHOR BK BASSNBC AND WMDs WITH AUTHOR B.K. BASS My guest for this episode is BK Bass. BK is a former Army Veteran with years of experience in the field of NBC Decontamination. If you don’t know what NBC is, you’ll definitely want to check out this episode of DEAD HAND RADIO. BK’s experience in the military is […]
- TIME TRAVEL WITH MARSHALL BARNESMARSHALL BARNES & TIME TRAVEL My guest for this show is Marshall Barnes, a Research and Development Engineer. Marshall is an inventor, a musician and a brilliant thinker. He has written several papers on many fascinating topics which offer a widely different opinion on some quite controversial topics. Suffice it to say that Marshall defends […]
- WHAT IS THE DEAD HAND?WHAT IS THE DEAD HAND? Starting in the late 1940s and through the 1990s the US and the former USSR were embroiled in a cold war. Several times throughout the tumultuous decades, these two great nations and their allies nearly escalated into an all out thermonuclear war that could wipe out civilization several times over […]