The Post Mortem Report - Show Notes:

Episode 24

Tue, 02 Jul 2024

Ronald McGillvray

Michael Shotter


PERSONAL/WRITING UPDATES:

Ron chats with Elford Alley

Tales From The Parkland (New Edition)

Office Hours (Story Single)

Shards (Audiobook)


The Post Mortem Report 2-Year Anniversary Retrospective


OFF THE CLOCK:

TV SHOW - Fallout

GAME - The Planet Crafter

AUDIOBOOK - "Invasion of the Body Snatchers" by Jack Finney


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Episode 23

Tue, 04 Jun 2024

HOSTS:

Ronald McGillvray

Michael Shotter


PERSONAL/WRITING UPDATES:

Tales From The Parkland (New Edition)

309 (Audiobook)


FEATURED POST:

Adrian Tchaikovsky painting miniatures

Adrian on Amazon


BOOKS

"Road Harvest" by Brian Bowyer

"Jaws" by Peter Benchley


MOVIES

Monsters

Attack The Block


OFF THE CLOCK

GAME - Balatro

TV SHOW - The Strain


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Episode 22

Tue, 07 May 2024

HOSTS:

Ronald McGillvray

Michael Shotter


PERSONAL/WRITING UPDATES:

"Tales From The Parkland" - The New Edition from Velox Books


"8: Tales of The Big Men from The Nod/Wells Timelines"


"Paper or Plastic?"


FEATURED POST

Joe Scipione's "Contact" series:

"The Life and Times of Edward Morgan"


BOOKS:

"Embers of War" by Gareth L. Powell

"The Rats" by James Herbert


MOVIE

Thanksgiving


GAME

Helldivers II


OFF THE CLOCK:

PLANET OF THE APES

MORE MOVIES

ANIME


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Episode 21

Tue, 02 Apr 2024

HOSTS:

Ronald McGillvray

Michael Shotter


PERSONAL/WRITING UPDATES:

Give Ron a belated birthday present and check out his books!


Indie Horror Novels Facebook Group


"The Big Men" Audiobook:

Audible

Amazon

Apple Books


FEATURED POST

Brian G. Berry's "No Lives Left"

Brian's Post

"No Lives Left" on Amazon

"No Lives Left" on Goodreads


BOOKS:

"Grad Night" by Carver Pike

"Obsession" by Daniel Lorn


MOVIES:

Assassination Nation

Cube (2021)

Cube (1997)

Cube 2: Hypercube

Cube Zero


OFF THE CLOCK:

TV SHOW - From

MUSIC - Judas Priest - Invincible Shield


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Episode 20

Tue, 05 Mar 2024

HOSTS:

Ronald McGillvray

Michael Shotter


PERSONAL/WRITING UPDATES:

The Nod/Wells Timelines - A Retrospective

Ron chats with Yumio Katsumata


FEATURED POST:

"The Earth Bleeds at Night" Kickstarter

Eerie River Publishing

Twitter/X


BOOKS:

"We All Fall Down" by Jennifer Bernardini

"A Séance for Wicked King Death" by Coy Hall


MOVIES:

Godzilla Minus One

Cloverfield

10 Cloverfield Lane

The Cloverfield Paradox


OFF THE CLOCK:

Getting Fit With Ron


MUSIC

Michael's Spotify Playlists

"Welcome to The Edge" by VT & Yukon


The Walking Dead


VIDEO GAMES

Demeo Battles

Madden NFL 24


Ron's DVD Collection


American Horror Story


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Episode 19

Tue, 06 Feb 2024

HOSTS:

Ronald McGillvray

Michael Shotter


Dark Tower desktop wallpaper


PERSONAL/WRITING UPDATES:

Book Nook Retreat - Top 25 Reads of 2023

The Nod/Wells Timelines Literary Universe


AUTHOR SPOTLIGHT - Adam Hulse

Adam on Twitter/X

Adam on Amazon


BOOKS:

"Not A Good Fit At This Time" by Adam Hulse & Sarah Jane Huntington

"Mr. Mercedes" by Stephen King


TV SHOWS:

The Fall of the House of Usher

The Last Ship


MUSIC:

KISS

Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers


MOVIES:

Indiana Jones and The Dial of Destiny

Gone in 60 Seconds


VIDEO GAMES:

World of Warships

For The King II


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Episode 18

Tue, 02 Jan 2024

HOSTS:

Ronald McGillvray

Michael Shotter


PERSONAL/WRITING UPDATES:

"The Spiral and The Threads" by Michael Shotter - Now available in paperback and hardcover.


AUTHOR SPOTLIGHT

Candace Nola

Twitter

Facebook

Candace on Amazon


BOOKS:

"Bishop: Man vs Monster" by Candace Nola

"Raylan" by Elmore Leonard

"Artificial Condition" by Martha Wells


MOVIES:

The Conjuring

The Conjuring 2

Corner Office


MUSIC:

"Spanish Train and Other Stories" by Chris de Burgh

"Fear of Music" by Talking Heads

"Sand in the Vaseline" by Talking Heads

"American Utopia" by David Byrne

"Are You Serious" by Andrew Bird


TV:

Bosch

Bodies

Black Mirror


VIDEO GAMES:

The Texas Chain Saw Massacre

The Stanley Parable


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Episode 17

Tue, 05 Dec 2023

HOSTS:

Ronald McGillvray

Michael Shotter


PERSONAL/WRITING UPDATES:

"Nightmares and Dreamscapes" Goodreads Group

Moorehead Friends Writing Group

"The Spiral and The Threads" & "The Nemesis Effect" by Michael Shotter


AUTHOR SPOTLIGHT - Coy Hall

Coy Hall

Coy on Amazon


BOOKS:

"The House at Phantom Park" by Graham Masterton

"All Systems Red" by Martha Wells


MOVIES:

A Haunting in Venice

The Black Hole


MUSIC:

The Rocky Horror Picture Show

Shock Treatment


TV:

Only Murders in the Building

Stargate SG-1

Stargate Atlantis

Stargate Universe


VIDEO GAMES:

World of Tanks

Forza Motorsport/Horizon


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Episode 16

Tue, 07 Nov 2023

HOSTS:

Ronald McGillvray

Michael Shotter


Bluesky:

Ronald McGillvray

Michael Shotter


WRITING UPDATES:


"The Spiral and The Threads" by Michael Shotter


"Nightmares and Dreamscapes" Goodreads Group


The Self-Published Science Fiction Competition (SPSFC)


AUTHOR SPOTLIGHT:


Brian Bowyer


Brian on Amazon


BOOKS:


"Beneath" by Lee Richmond


"A Pantheon of Thieves and Other Weird Tales" by Coy Hall


"Everything the Darkness Eats" by Eric LaRocca


The "So, What Are You Reading?" podcast


MOVIES:


The Flash


2010: The Year We Make Contact


MUSIC:


Peter Gabriel


Michael's Playlists


TV:


Riverdale


VIDEO GAMES:


DEMEO


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Episode 15

Tue, 03 Oct 2023

HOSTS:

Ronald McGillvray

Michael Shotter


Threads:

Ronald McGillvray

http://threads.net/@ronaldmcgillvray

Michael Shotter

http://threads.net/@m.shotter


WRITING UPDATES:

The Canadian Horror Writers Association?

Post by Steve Stred:

https://twitter.com/stevestred/status/1691557482584502301


AUTHOR SPOTLIGHT:

Armand Rosamilia

http://armandrosamilia.com

Armand on Amazon

http://amazon.com/author/armandrosamilia

Armand's Twitch Channel

http://twitch.tv/armand_rosamilia


THE WHEEL OF DEATH - Armand Rosamilia


BOOKS:

"Below Economic Thresholds" by Adam Hulse

"The Exorcist's House" by Nick Roberts

"Sinister Mix" by Brian Bowyer

"Inside The Indie Horror World" by Kevin J. Kennedy


MOVIES:

The Black Phone

Knock at the Cabin


TV SHOWS:

Dark Marvels

Deadwood


VIDEO GAMES:

Jagged Alliance 3


MUSIC:

Miami Vice Soundtrack

"Exotico" by Temples


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Episode 14

Tue, 05 Sep 2023

HOSTS:

Ronald McGillvray

Michael Shotter



SPOTLIGHTS:


Brian Keene - Other Words


R. Saint Claire - Code Red


Joe Scipione - The Life and Times of Edward Morgan


Michelle River - Eerie River Publishing


Lynne Hansen - Lynne Hansen Art


C.B. Jones - The Rules of the Road


Tim McGregor - Wasps in the Ice Cream


Nick Roberts - The Exorcist's House


Francesca Maria - They Hide: Short Stories to Tell in the Dark


Andrew F. Sullivan - The Marigold


Brandon Applegate - Hungry Shadow Press


Alex Ebenstein - Split Scream Volume Three


Holley Cornetto - We Haunt These Woods


Eric J. Guignard - Horror Library, Volume 8


Edward J. Flora - The Triangle Forest


Rebecca Rowland - American Cannibal


Jeff Strand - Veiled


Candace Nola - Bishop: Man vs Monster



NOTEWORTHY ENCOUNTERS:


Mystery Guest - Do you know this author? If so, e-mail thepostmortemreport@gmail.com


Joe R. Lansdale - The Donut Legion


John Langan - The Fisherman


Rebekah L Webb - Burrows of Blood and Shadow


Sara Tantlinger - The Devil's Dreamland: Poetry Inspired by H.H. Holmes


Michael Arnzen - Instigation: Creative Prompts on the Dark Side


Chris ! & Jason Krawczyk - Little Ghosts Bookstore



PITTSBURGH STUFF:


Pamela's Diner


Eide's Entertainment


PPG Place



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Episode 13

Tue, 01 Aug 2023

HOSTS:

Ronald McGillvray

Michael Shotter


INTRO:

Michelle River - Eerie River Publishing


They Are Cursed Like You by Holley Cornetto & S.O. Green



STOKERCON 2023:


http://stokercon2023.com


Brian Keene: Party Animal :)


Proper shoutouts for everyone coming in episode 14!



PLACES WE ATE IN PITTSBURGH:

Pizzaz


Homerun Harry's Sports Bar


Bucca di Beppo


Texas de Brazil


Moio's Italian Pastery Shop


Ron's Moio's post


Fat Head's


Milkshake Factory


Millie's Ice Cream


Condado



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Episode 12

Tue, 04 Jul 2023

HOSTS:

Ronald McGillvray

Michael Shotter


Little Ghosts Bookstore's Hosting of the 10th Anniversary of Andrew Pyper's "The Demonologist"


BIRTHDAYS & ANNIVERSARIES:

Bob Cowan


Adam Hulse


Villimey Mist


Rick Hipson


Coy Hall


Angel Van Atta


NON-SEQUITUR:

THE END OF THE WORLD

Top 5 Biggest Nuclear Weapons Tests


MOVIES:

Mad Max


TV:

12 Monkeys

Jericho


BOOKS: Time enough at last... to read

Screaming For Peace

Invasion of The Body Snatchers


MUSIC:

Two Tribes (Frankie Goes to Hollywood)

https://twitter.com/The1980sGirl/status/1537514965330018305

Cyberpunk (Billy Idol)


VIDEO GAMES:

The Walking Dead

https://twitter.com/FrightYourLife/status/1457794113718288386

Meet Your Maker


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Episode 11

Tue, 06 Jun 2023

HOSTS:

Ronald McGillvray

Michael Shotter


BIRTHDAYS & ANNIVERSARIES:

Donna Latham


Cerver Pike


Brian Bowyer


Gregory Lamberson


Adam Nevill


Eric Butler


Ronald Malfi


NON-SEQUITUR:

Mike's Golf Shop - WE BUY GOLF CLUBS!


VIDEO GAMES:

The Masters


Speedball


BOOKS:

"Snow Shark" by Brian G. Berry (post by audiobook narrator Sean Duregger)


"Churn The Soil" by Steve Stred


"Screaming For Peace" charity horror anthology


PODCASTS:

Simultaneous Times


SFF Addicts Podcast


Afronauts Podcast


Sample Chapter Podcast


MUSIC:

Nightwish


MOVIES:

The Void


In the Mouth of Madness


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Episode 10

Tue, 02 May 2023

HOSTS:


BIRTHDAYS:


NON-SEQUITUR:

Happy Anniversary


10 THINGS TO CELEBRATE:

10 Great Authors

10 Great Music Acts

10 Great Movies

10 Great Video Games

10 Great TV Shows


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Episode 9

Tue, 04 Apr 2023

HOSTS:

Ronald McGillvray

Michael Shotter


BIRTHDAYS & ANNIVERSARIES:

David North Martino

Denver Grenell

James G. Carlson

Justin Boote

Chad Lutzke

Mark Matthews

Lynne Hansen

Kevin Lucia


NON-SEQUITUR:

WestJet "April Fool's" Commercial

BOOKS:

"Alive Undead" by Brian Bowyer

"Falling Free" by Lois McMaster Bujold


PODCASTS:

Paper Cuts Live - featuring Tim McGregor

Silent Hill Radio - "The Lottery" by Shirley Jackson

Steve Talks Movies - "Train to Busan"


MOVIES:

Antrum - The Deadliest Film Ever Made

https://twitter.com/MMcSw13/status/1254586773193265152

Meander (Meandre)


VIDEO GAMES:

Manhunt

Postal 2


TV:

The Last Kingdom


MUSIC:

"Long Distance Voyager" by The Moody Blues


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Episode 8

Fri, 03 Mar 2023

HOSTS:

Ronald McGillvray

Michael Shotter


BIRTHDAYS & ANNIVERSARIES:

Patrick R. McDonough

Daemon Manx

Neal Hock

Erin Banks

Adam Cesare

JG Faherty

Wesley Southard

Joseph Mulak

Cameron Trost


NON-SEQUITUR

Spring Break Commercial


BOOKS:

"Horrorstor" by Grady Hendrix

https://twitter.com/spooky_sterling/status/1540297802726707201

"A View From My Seat" by Armand Rosamilia

"The Loop" by Jeremy Robert Johnson

"Cured: The Tale of Two Imaginary Boys" by Lol Tolhurst

"Thanksgiving Day Massacre" by Brian G. Berry

https://twitter.com/80sBaby90sKid_/status/1483612750529978369


MOVIES:

The Menu

https://twitter.com/RealGDT/status/1612568940697509891

Next Floor (Short Film)


MUSIC:

"Pieces of Eight" by Styx


VIDEO GAMES:

Chess

https://twitter.com/dtneal/status/1401222421345153029

Hitman 3 (World of Assassination)


TV:

Mindhunter


Happy Birthday, Ron! - Featuring Brian Bowyer


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Episode 7

Fri, 03 Feb 2023

HOSTS:

Ronald McGillvray

Michael Shotter



BIRTHDAYS & ANNIVERSARIES:

Duncan Ralston

Ramsey Campbell - Review by John C. Adams

Grady Hendrix

Jeff Strand

Jeremy Hepler

Richard Chizmar

Frank J. Edler

Phillip Fracassi


BOOKS:

"Cell" by Stephen King

"Dave Barry's Greatest Hits" by Dave Barry

The "Orion" series by Ben Bova


MOVIES:

Alien 3

Young Guns

Young Guns II


TV:

Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives

Airwolf


Virtual Walks/Tourism:

Rome, Italy

Bald & Bankrupt (YouTube)


MUSIC:

Night Walk (Smooth Jazz)

"Every Morning" by Sugar Ray

"Lords of The Ring" by Styx

Van Halen


GAMES:


Sid Meier's Gettysburg!

Metal Gear Survive


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Episode 6

Fri, 06 Jan 2023

HOSTS:

Ronald McGillvray

Michael Shotter


BIRTHDAYS & ANNIVERSARIES:

Joshua MacMillan

Christina Pfiffer

Donnie Goodman

Greg Gifune

Gord Rollo

Lee Richmond

Wynter Adams

Rowland Bercy Jr.

Corrina Morse

Keith Adam Luethke

Jennifer Sullivan

Ronald Kelly

Brandy Carroll (Horror Nerds)

Armand Rosamilia

Chuck Buda

Lenore Sagaskie

Marion Phillips-Van Der Laan


NON-SEQUITUR:

Godzilla New Year's Marathon


BOOKS:

"Bishop" by Candace Nola

"Aliens: Vasquez" by V. Castro

"Recursion" by Blake Crouch (via The Nerdy Narrative)


BookTubers:

Book Buds

https://www.youtube.com/@BookBuds

Brad Proctor

https://www.youtube.com/@BradProctorReads

FIT 2B READ

https://www.youtube.com/@FIT2BREAD

Jeremy Fee

https://www.youtube.com/@jeremyfee

Steve Talks Books

https://www.youtube.com/@SteveTalksBooks

The Book Wormhole

https://www.youtube.com/@TheBookWormhole

The Nerdy Narrative

https://www.youtube.com/@TheNerdyNarrative

The World According to J

https://www.youtube.com/@TheWorldAccordingToJ

Voices From The Mausoleum

https://www.youtube.com/@VoicesFromtheMausoleum

Well Read Beard

https://www.youtube.com/@wellreadbeard9030


TV:

Altered Carbon

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2261227

Defiance

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2189221

Firefly

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0303461

Into the Badlands

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3865236


MUSIC:

"Hold Your Fire" by Rush

https://www.rush.com/albums/hold-your-fire/


VIDEO GAMES:

The Last of Us

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Last_of_Us

DayZ

https://dayz.com


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Episode 5

Sat, 03 Dec 2022

HOSTS:


BIRTHDAYS & ANNIVERSARIES:


NON-SEQUITUR:

Walmart Yodeling Cat Ad


HOLIDAY HORROR FILMS:


MUSIC:


BOOKS:


VIDEO GAMES:


TV:


In Memory of Jay Wilburn:


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Episode 4

Fri, 04 Nov 2022

HOSTS:

Ronald McGillvray

Michael Shotter


DEATHS:

Peter Straub

Queen Elizabeth II


BIRTHDAYS & ANNIVERSARIES:

Gareth Powell

Wayne Fenlon

Brian Berry

John Durgin

Brian Smith

Jeremy Robert Johnson

Marie (Book Nook)

Michael Tyree

Glenn Rolfe

Piers Anthony


NON-SEQUITUR:

The Uroclub


BOOK STUFF:

Parachute by Holly Rae Garcia

Mile 81 by Stephen King


TV:

Chapelwaite

The Orville


NON-SEQUITUR:

Daily Leatherface Pics by Donnie Goodman


MUSIC:

History & Mystery of Yes' "Leave It"


VIDEO GAMES:

Silent Hill

Pulsar: Lost Colony


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Episode 3

Fri, 07 Oct 2022

HOSTS:


35' Inflatable Michael Myers


DEATHS:


BIRTHDAYS & ANNIVERSARIES:


NON-SEQUITUR:

Frankie and Johnny's Furniture ad


SPOOKY BOOKS:


PLACES TO FIND BOOKS:


VIDEO GAMES:


MOVIE TIME:

Prey


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Episode 2

Fri, 02 Sep 2022

HOSTS:

Ronald McGillvray

Michael Shotter


BIRTHDAYS & ANNIVERSARIES:

Steve Stred

Ward Mallon

Tim Lebbon

Conquest of The Planet of The Apes (50th anniversary)


NON-SEQUITUR:

David's Pizza Commercial


DEATHS:

Ray Liotta, James Cann, and Tony Sirico

The Mysterious Death of Peter Clemenza (CineRanter)


MASHUP:

The Great Escape (Fran Friel)

Star-Spangled Slayer (Brian Bowyer)


SPEAKING OF BOOKS:

"Below" by Laurel Hightower

"We're Not Home" by Cam Wolfe & others

Joe Lansdale on "Paper Cuts" (with Brad Proctor & J Grell)


SHOUTOUT:

Short Story Saturday (Steve Talks Books)


VIDEO GAMES:

Resident Evil

Empire of Sin


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Episode 1

Fri, 05 Aug 2022

HOSTS:

Ronald McGillvray: http://www.ronaldmcgillvray.com

Michael Shotter: http://www.michaelshotter.com


BIRTHDAYS & ANNIVERSARIES:

Dawn Shea (D&T Publishing) - Birthday

Tod Clark - Wedding Anniversary

Mel Brooks - Birthday


NON-SEQUITUR:

Random (and hilarious) mall ad


PODCASTS & AUDIO SHOWS:

The NoSleep Podcast - (Feat. "A Trick of the Light" by Jeff Wood - Narrated by Peter Lewis)

Don Tackett:

The Mando Method Podcast - 300th episode (Armand Rosamilia & Chuck Buda)


BOOK-RELATED STUFF:

"Horrors of Chapelview" by J.C. Walsh - Cover

"Zodiac" by Tom Duffy - Cover

"The Sinister Mr. Corpse" by Jeff Strand - Cover by Lynne Hansen

"Grad Night" by Carver Pike - Chapter 1 read by the author

"The Hangman Feeds the Jackal" by Coy Hall - Book Release


NON-SEQUITUR:

Brian Bowyer plays guitar


VIDEO GAMES:

World of Tanks

Rocket League

Metal: Hellsinger

Playstation VR 2


WHAT ARE WE (WATCHING)?

The Boys


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The Post Mortem Report - Official Trailer

Fri, 15 Jul 2022

The first official trailer for "The Post Mortem Report" with Ronald McGillvray & Michael Shotter.

Episode 1 premieres Friday, August 5th, 2022 at 2PM eastern.