Old Gods of Appalachia

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Subscribers: 518
Reviews: 7

Joe
 Apr 2, 2020
An absolute master class in storytelling. The narrator's voice pours into your ears like the sweetest poisoned honey.


 Feb 20, 2020

Sam
 Jan 18, 2020
honestly this is such a delight. the storytelling is phenomenal. Glad I found it early on in it's run~

Shae
 Jan 10, 2020
Well written, hauntingly designed, and reminiscent of sitting around the fire at home with my pappy and maw telling stories meant to keep you up all night. Thank you for reminding me that my home is still my home, in the mountains.


 Dec 8, 2019

Description

In the mountains of central Appalachia, blood runs as deep as these hollers and just as dark. Since before our kind knew these hills, hearts of unknowable hunger and madness have slumbered beneath them. These are the oldest mountains in the world. How dare we think we can break the skin of a god and dig out its heart without bringing forth blood and darkness? Old Gods of Appalachia is a horror-anthology podcast set in the shadows of an Alternate Appalachia, a place where digging too deep into the mines was just the first mistake.

Episode Date
Build Mama a Coffin Finale Announcement
06:28

If you've been listening to Build Mama a Coffin over on The Patreon you know who I am. And if you ain't and ye don't, well you're about to. See, if i whispered my whole name — the one I was made with, real quiet like — right in y'all's ear — well... I think you might just burst into a whole plague of locusts right there on the spot, or else you might swallow your own heart and chew out your kidneys because you cain't pronounce it and it wouldn't never get out your head no how... but I digress. The old folks called me The Hungry Mother, The Pale Daughter, The Unsated Mouth. One old preacher tried to call me Babylon, but ain't nobody listening to him no more. Not where I put him. No sir.

You can call me Granny. Granny White.

Jul 27, 2020
A Once-Told Tale: The Wolf Sisters Part Three
32:48

The Walker Sisters and their man Melvin journey into the darkest night Baker's Gap, TN has known in thirty years in this thrilling finale to The Wolf Sisters series, originally performed live on Discord.

Apr 16, 2020
A Once-Told Tale: The Wolf Sisters Part Two
24:04

In which we properly meet The Walker Sisters and their man Melvin.

Apr 09, 2020
A Once-Told Tale: The Wolf Sisters Part One
27:26

To be a wolf is a thing of spring loaded joy, of black gummed panting death. Of pack and ground. Torn tendon and blood and broken bones in feasting abandon beneath a split and howling sky. But to be a wolf with the mind of mortal man or woman? No-we can’t be trusted with that kind of power without being broken by it. Not even wise women of The Clutch. Not even them.

Apr 02, 2020
Meet Our Cousins: The White Vault by Fool and Scholar
22:43

The horror podcasting community is a vast and wondrous thing, family. We are pleased to introduce you to some of our extended family: The White Vault by Fool and Scholar.

Mar 23, 2020
Build Mama a Coffin: Trailer
02:54

A whole new story set in the world of Old Gods of Appalachia. Exclusively on Patreon. Come tithe and come a with us to Esau County, VA in the fall of 1927.

Feb 06, 2020
Episode 10: The Witch Queen Chapter III: Last Harbor: Season Finale Part 4
35:45

Season One comes to a close as we follow Daughter Dooley to the far reaches of Last Harbor and witness what changed her and The Black Stag whose name sounds like, but is not Horn-ed Head or Hornet Head.

Jan 30, 2020
Episode 9: You Ready to Go Home? Season Finale Part 3
27:58

In this, our penultimate episode of Season One, we examine what makes a home and the power of kinfolk as we say good-bye to young Sarah Avery.

Jan 23, 2020
Episode 9: You Ready to Go Home? Season Finale Part 3
00:28:25

In this, our penultimate episode of Season One, we examine what makes a home and the power of kinfolk as we say good-bye to young Sarah Avery.

Jan 23, 2020
Episode 8: Homecoming : Season Finale Part 2
24:52

We return for a visit with the good Pastor of the Tabernacle of the Elder Covenant, as he and his family prepare to relocate.

Jan 16, 2020
Episode 8: Homecoming : Season Finale Part 2
00:24:52

We return for a visit with the good Pastor of the Tabernacle of the Elder Covenant, as he and his family prepare to relocate.

Jan 16, 2020
Episode 7: Afterbirth: Season Finale Part 1
27:46

Before our time in Barlo moves forward towards its inevitable conclusion, we take one last look back to honor a life that might otherwise remain overshadowed and left hanging from the branches of our family tree.

Jan 09, 2020
Episode 7: Afterbirth: Season Finale Part 1
00:27:46

Before our time in Barlo moves forward towards its inevitable conclusion, we take one last look back to honor a life that might otherwise remain overshadowed and left hanging from the branches of our family tree.

Jan 09, 2020
Special Announcement / Family Meeting
15:57

Happy New Year, Family. There's no new story today, but there are plenty of announcements about the end of Season One and future storylines and Season 2!

Jan 02, 2020
Special Announcement / Family Meeting
00:15:57

Happy Near Family. There's no new story today, but there are plenty of announcements about the end of Season One and future storylines and Season 2!

Jan 02, 2020
Episode 6: The Witch Queen Chapter II: Doubt
24:01

"To live forever and keep this land..." was the promise made. What happens when a promise is kept but with a vile and broken spirit?

Dec 26, 2019
Episode 6: The Witch Queen Chapter II: Doubt
00:24:00

"To live forever and keep this land..." was the promise made. What happens when a promise is kept but with a vile and broken spirit?

Dec 26, 2019
Episode 5: The Boy: Barlo, Kentucky 1917: Part Five
28:09

Who speaks for the young dead lost beneath the fair earth? The Boy comes to Barlo.

Dec 19, 2019
Episode 5: The Boy: Barlo, Kentucky 1917: Part Five
00:28:09

Who speaks for the young dead lost beneath the fair earth? The Boy comes to Barlo.

Dec 19, 2019
Episode 4.5: The Bad Death and Resurrection of Annie Messer
20:56

An interlude.

Dec 13, 2019
Episode 4.5: The Bad Death and Resurrection of Annie Messer
00:20:56

An interlude.

Dec 13, 2019
Episode 4: The Sacrifice: Barlo, Kentucky 1917: Part Four
20:31

In the wake of the Old Number Seven Disaster, the Tabernacle of the Elder Covenant does what it can to save their own. Choices are made that cannot be unmade.

Dec 05, 2019
Episode 4: The Sacrifice: Barlo, Kentucky 1917: Part Four
00:20:30

In the wake of the Old Number Seven Disaster, the Tabernacle of the Elder Covenant does what it can to save their own. Choices are made that cannot be unmade.

Dec 05, 2019
Episode 3: The Covenant: Barlo, Kentucky 1917: Part Three
19:53

Cletus Garvin should have died in 1910 but instead has been the pastor of The Tabernacle of the Elder Covenant for the past seven years. Debts are called to account in the shadow of the Old Number Seven Disaster.

Nov 28, 2019
Episode 3: The Covenant: Barlo, Kentucky 1917: Part Three
00:19:52

Cletus Garvin should have died in 1910 but instead has been the pastor of The Tabernacle of the Elder Covenant for the past seven years. Debts are called to account in the shadow of the Old Number Seven Disaster.

Nov 28, 2019
Episode 2.5: Let There Be Green
10:55

An interlude in one part.

Nov 21, 2019
Episode 2.5: Let There Be Green
00:10:55

An interlude in one part.

Nov 21, 2019
Episode 2: The Schoolhouse: Barlo Kentucky 1917: Part Two
17:58

Ten year old Sarah Avery continues to deal with the fallout of the elders of Barlo's choices. A promise is made.

Nov 14, 2019
Episode 2: The Schoolhouse: Barlo Kentucky 1917: Part Two
00:17:57

Ten year old Sarah Avery continues to deal with the fallout of the elders of Barlo's choices. A promise is made.

Nov 14, 2019
Episode 1: The Path To The World of Men: Barlo, Kentucky 1917: Part One
16:22

Darkness comes to the tiny town of Barlo in the form of the worst mining disaster in Kentucky history. Young Sarah Avery runs.

Nov 07, 2019
Episode 1: The Path To The World of Men: Barlo, Kentucky 1917: Part One
00:16:22

Darkness comes to the tiny town of Barlo in the form of the worst mining disaster in Kentucky history. Young Sarah Avery runs.

Nov 07, 2019
Episode 0.5: The Witch Queen
23:03

They say there's a witch in that valley and you'd do well to stay away from there. Join us as we journey back to the settling of the central plateau and witness the power of mountain women.

Nov 06, 2019
Episode 0.5: The Witch Queen
00:23:02

They say there's a witch in that valley and you'd do well to stay away from there. Join us as we journey back to the settling of the central plateau and witness the power of mountain women.

Nov 06, 2019
Episode 0: Prologue
09:26

Welcome to our Appalachia, where hearts are good, hands are strong and no one wants to talk about what sleeps beneath us. First come, first served.

Oct 31, 2019
Episode 0: Prologue
00:09:26

Welcome to our Appalachia, where hearts are good, hands are strong and no one wants to talk about what sleeps beneath us. First come, first served.

Oct 31, 2019