Midnight Marinara

David King

Episode 65 - "La Llorona"

Hoping this next investigation will bolster their TV ratings, the Haunt Trackers travel to the ruins of a New Mexico pueblo to research a ghost story of the southwest, the infamous weeping woman said to have drowned her children and haunts the night, dragging the unwary to a watery grave…

Featuring the voices of (in order of appearance) David King, Michael Malconian, Robin King, Kira Buckland, Abysmii, Matt Holley, Chelsea Caracoza, Carlos Moreno, Fabian Alonzo and Talia Cole.

Written by David King, with consulting from Jesse “Seid” Reyes, Carlos Moreno and Talia Cole.

Music by captaininsanity, Kevin MacLeod, Tamer Zeynioglu and the Latino Hits Orchestra. Ending theme by John King. Mixed and edited by David King.

Episode 64 - "The Seer of Possibilities"

Jack's computer has a virus, or at least that's what he thinks when a mysterious voice from the machine begins telling him that, should he follow some small, simple directions, his life will improve. These tasks have repercussions, of course, but they'll always happen to others...

Featuring the voices of (in order of appearance) Michael Malconian, Jesse Ornelas, Talia Cole, Marissa Yardley, King Mob, Eric Modyman, David King and Audrey Weaver.

Based on the story by Thomas O. Check out his collection of the same name here.

Music by captaininsanity and Kevin MacLeod. Mixed and edited by David King.

Live at Midsummer Scream 2018 (Part 1)

The creepy Creative Horror collective have gathered once again for their 2nd year at Midsummer Scream, with a fresh batch of short stories to tell and a couple of blind reads to wrap things up. For the latter half of this panel, listen to Undercooked Analysis here.

Performed July 28th, 2018 at the Long Beach Convention Center, featuring David King, Kaela Berry, Allen Chaney, Jesse "Seid," Reyes, Abysmii, Papreeka and Matt Holley. Video recording by Lisa Tom. Special thanks to Zack Sokol and Ben Dickow.

“Cycles” is credited to LaserGoose. “Out of Character” was written by Prasokour. "5 Times The Animatronic Fox On Splash Mountain Addressed Me By Name And Told Me He Was Going To Marry My Dad” is from ClickHole.


Episode 62 - "Quality Time"

Sam and Nathan have been best friends since childhood, and their regular camping trip has become a tradition for just the two of them and Nathan's dog, Mikey. This year, however, things take an unusual turn when they realize they're not alone in their neck of the woods...

Featuring the voices of (in order of appearance) Ben Spiegel, Ty Lucas, Kaela Berry and David King.

Written by Jesse "Seid" Reyes and David King.

Music by Kevin MacLeod. "Skully's Love" is by Knightmare. Mixed and edited by David King.

Episode 61 - "Miss Manhattan"

Few have attained the level of fame or infamy as the woman whose likeness is prolifically spread across a veritable army of statuary in New York City. But as she attempts to reconcile with a love from her past, the toll of that fame on her psyche becomes evident...

Featuring the voice of Dianna Conley. Additional voices by David King and Kaela Berry.

Written by Kaela Berry and David King, based on a true story.
"Aunty Pasta" created by Slimebeast, Kaela Berry and David King.

Music by Kevin MacLeod. Ending theme by John King.
Mixed and Edited by David King.

Episode 57 - "Side Effects"

Chris Kessler's addictions have finally caught up with him after a serious car accident leaves him hospitalized for a month, but he has a lot more to worry about in recovery, like the strange nightmares he's been having ever since that fateful night...

Featuring the voices of (in order of appearance) AJ Pinkerton, Peter Srinivasan, William Grubb, Gwendolyn Saltzman, Ben Paddon, Katie Patterson and David King. The voice of Nick Nocturne is himself.

Based on the short story by Patrick Murphy, adapted to radio theater by Kaela Berry and David King.

Ending theme by John King; additional music by Kevin McLeod.
Mixed and Edited by David King.

Episode 56 - "The Blaganschlor"

In an Iowa town known for its ghosts stories, one legend stands above the rest: a gruesome spirit strangled by its own entrails, said to appear at sundown on the hottest day of the year. Now a young woman will uncover some hidden family connections to this most infamous ghost, and so doing find the origin of the haunting...

Featuring the voices of (in order of appearance) Matt Holley, Chelsea Caracoza, Rachel Hanson, Kaela Berry, David King and T.J. Dasch.

Based on the short story by Alex Taylor.

"Mysterious Mose" arranged and performed by Nick Barbera.
Ending theme by John King; additional music by Kevin McLeod.
Mixed and Edited by David King.

Episode 35 - "Ickbarr Bigelsteine"

A little boy, terrified of the dark, gets a special gift from his mother: a sock-monster dubbed Mr. Ickbarr Bigelsteine, meant to drive away the scary creatures that seem to lurk just on the edge of the boy's imagination...

Featuring the voices of (in order of appearance) Ben Spiegel, Oliver Stafford, Sasha Kuczynski, Edward Stafford and David King.

Opening theme by John King; additional music by Kevin MacLeod.
Mixed and edited by David King.
Produced by Kaela Berry.

Based on the original story by Stephen D. Harris. Read it here.
Adapted by Kaela Berry and David King.