This Week in Pendant
Fifty-second episodeEpisode Number: 52
The 2014 Pendy Award votes are in and we had more votes than ever! Thank you to everyone who voted, results coming in early January! And speaking of awards, Pendant received THIRTY-EIGHT official nominations in the Audio Verse Awards. Thank you to everyone who voted for us there, too! And hey, what are you doing tonight? Watching The Librarians on TNT, that's what! "Phantom Canyon" co-creator/co-writer Geoffrey Thorne is a writer/producer on staff, so be sure to check it out and support your Pendulums! Jordan and Edward Herman discuss alcohol, comic relief and life getting in the way of Pendant, and we've got a veritable smorgasbord of preview trailers to whet your appetite. NOW MAKE WITH THE EYEBROW SMOOTHING.
Episode download: TWIP052master.mp3
Release Date: December 7, 2014Run Time: 34:39
Fifty-first episodeEpisode Number: 51
Hey hey, get your official 2014 Pendy Award nominations here! Recorded after midnight for the freshest smelling news this side of Jupiter. Final voting opens tomorrow, so be sure you stop by pendantaudio.com and get your votes in! Speaking of voting, tomorrow's the deadline for voting in the finalist round of the Audio Verse Awards, so go vote for all your Pendant favorites there, too. We've got a preview trailer for "Tabula Rasa" episode 2x07, Jordan and Perry Whittle discuss broad accents, sexual anxiety and hateful diction, and oh yeah something or other about a brand new Pendant website that we totally didn't forget to mention until the last minute!
Episode download: TWIP051master.mp3
Release Date: November 16, 2014Run Time: 53:06
Fiftieth EpisodeEpisode Number: 50
It's TWIP 50, which apparently means you're going to get more of us than your USDA recommended daily allowance. We've got news on "Seminar" directing and the Pendant website, preview trailers for "The Kingery" episode 7x07 and "Julius Caesar" act I in "The Pendant Shakespeare", and Jordan and Jeffrey & Susan Bridges discuss stuff, things, delicious shows and doing better than that. What's that man I want to be? Wave the thing around!
Episode download: TWIP050master.mp3
Release Date: November 2, 2014Run Time: 1:01:12
Forty-ninth episodeEpisode Number: 49
Did you notice that there was nothing new to notice on our website? The redesign is coming, we swear. Really! The Audio Verse Awards are now open for nominations, and thanks to everyone who's nominated us for a great many things. A new Director Class is coming! When? We don't know. Aren't we helpful? But sign up for it while you can, they are few and far between these days. Don't miss out on your chance to help us make the awesome! We've got preview trailers for "Tabula Rasa" episode 2x06 and "Seminar" episode 59, and Jordan and Jack Calk discuss detergent, sentient blobs and being part of the problem.
Episode download: TWIP049master.mp3
Release Date: October 19, 2014Run Time: 57:20
Forty-eighth episodeEpisode Number: 48
Hey, did you hear that we won a Parsec award? Well we did, so you're gonna hear about it again. The 2014 Pendy Awards are on the way, and is part of our "just how much award news can these people handle" social experiment we've apparently decided to perform on you. A new Pendant website is coming, so watch out! It will be very different, but all our shows will still be there for your listening pleasure, so don't freak out! Change can be good, man. We've got preview trailers for "The Kingery" episode 7x06 and "The Sonnets, part 7" in "The Pendant Shakespeare", and Jordan and Marte Brengle discuss 10th grade english teachers, romance novels and memorizing speeches. Have a listen, we're mildly intriguing!
Episode download: TWIP048master.mp3
Release Date: October 5, 2014Run Time: 34:33
Forty-seventh episodeEpisode Number: 47
Ten years of Pendant Productions meant the 10 Days of Pendant, so thanks to everyone that helped us celebrate! Come along with us for a nostalgic trip down a decade-long memory lane, won't you? We've also got the names of the winners of the 10 Days of Pendant prize giveaways, congratulations to our winners! We've got preview trailers for "The Kingery" episode 7x05 and "Twelfth Night" act V in "The Pendant Shakespeare". Jordan and Joe Stofko discuss technical difficulties, rough edges and dramatic readings, and we're happy to announce the world premiere of the first ever TWIP preview trailer, IN TWIP, for the very episode of TWIP you're listening to. We're nothing if not meta.
Episode download: TWIP047master.mp3
Release Date: August 31, 2014Run Time: 53:01
Forty-sixth episodeEpisode Number: 46
Our annual fund drive is completed, and a big thank you goes out to everyone who donated! Your support is very much appreciated! We're in the middle of celebrating our ten year anniversary, so come along on the 10 Days of Pendant and share your thoughts on a differet show each day to be entered to win exclusive prizes! We've got a preview trailer for "Seminar" episode 58, and Jordan and Hannah Jang-Condell discuss trifectas, racy roles and astronomy! Time for some hot aural action!
Episode download: TWIP046master.mp3
Release Date: August 17, 2014Run Time: 30:40
Forty-fifth episodeEpisode Number: 45
Big news to the third power! Quick Audio is coming to your earholes early next year, and there'll be so much of it you better be prepared to not drown in the very frequent awesome. "Seminar" makes it to the finalist round in two different Parsec Awards categories, because it is awesome. Our TEN YEAR anniversary is just weeks away, so get ready for Ten Days of Pendant to celebrate! Jordan and Darian Lindle discuss making out, Firefly, and cows & motorcycles, and other things are afoot! AFOOOOT.
Episode download: TWIP045master.mp3
Release Date: August 3, 2014Run Time: 30:48
Forty-fourth episodeEpisode Number: 44
Guess what? "Phantom Canyon" still needs your reviews. So get on it already, willya? Please? The semi-annual Pendant fund drive is about to commence, get the deets inside. And also the details. But also partially deets. We've got preview trailers for "The Kingery" episode 7x03 and "Twelfth Night" act III in "The Pendant Shakespeare", and Jordan and Marleigh Norton discuss softball questions, voice fatigue and snarky ghosts! Who wants a PatStew sexbot?
Episode download: TWIP044master.mp3
Release Date: July 6, 2014Run Time: 45:54
Forty-third episodeEpisode Number: 43
Get some more (this time actual) news about how our podcasting panel at the Long Beach Comic Expo went... you know, if you're into that kind of thing. "Dixie" gets some love, the Parsec Awards get some entries, "The Pendant Shakespeare" does the splits, and our good friends at "The Kaniss Chronicles" have a new preview to delight the senses! We've got a preview trailer for "Seminar" episode 57, and Jordan and Barbra Dillon discuss conventions, headstrong women and Pittsburghese! Velcome to ze show!
Episode download: TWIP043master.mp3
Release Date: June 15, 2014Run Time: 45:54
Forty-second episodeEpisode Number: 42
Happy June! Were you at the Pendant Picnic in Los Angeles a few weeks ago? If not, find out what you missed and be jealous. The Long Beach Comic Expo is this weekend, and contrary to someone who was misinformed, our podcasting panel was yesterday (not today). OOPS. And what are you doing this coming fall? Watching "The Librarians" on TNT, I hope! We've got preview trailers for "The Kingery" episode 7x02 and Act II of "Twelfth Night" in "The Pendant Shakespeare", and Jordan and Rene Christine Jones discuss pinball in interviews, being smart and murderous, and the tasty Egg Macduffin. Grab your helibeanies and get listening!
Episode download: TWIP042master.mp3
Release Date: June 1, 2014Run Time: 1:31:46
Forty-first episodeEpisode Number: 41
The Pendant Picnic is in one week on May 18, so get the details and come hang with your fellow Pendulums! We've got a podcasting panel at Long Beach Comic Expo on June 1, so come on out for that, too! We've got news on "The Kingery" writing staff and maybe even a little surprise regarding your hosts and Top Cow comics! We've got preview trailers for "Twelfth Night" act I in "The Pendant Shakespeare" and "Tabula Rasa" episode 2x05, and Jordan and Adin Rudd discuss female leads, stage acting and abrasive characters! Time to find out who's the Joffrey of "Phantom Canyon".
Episode download: TWIP041master.mp3
Release Date: May 11, 2014Run Time: 41:26
Fortieth episodeEpisode Number: 40
New shows are in the planning stages! Or are they? Maybe! Yes! Sort of? LOOK IT IS STILL NEWS OKAY. The Pendant Picnic is May 18, less than a month away! Get your details and make your plans lest ye be missing it! We've got preview trailers for "Seminar" episode 56 and the season seven premiere of "The Kingery", and Jordan and Landon Beall discuss Dixie weekends, gateway drugs and laugh tracks! THWIP.
Episode download: TWIP040master.mp3
Release Date: April 27, 2014Run Time: 52:10
Thirty-ninth episodeEpisode Number: 39
The Pendant Picnc is May 18 in Los Angeles, get the deets and be there or be absent! Pendant will be featured in a podcasting panel coming up at the Long Beach Comic Expo on May 31, so stop by if you're in the area! News on an editor change and "Phantom Canyon" still needs your ratings and reviews! Help a western horror show out, won't you? We've got an exclusive preview of The Sonnets part six in "The Pendant Shakespeare" and a preview trailer for Tabula Rasa episode 2x04, and Jordan and Pete Milan discuss man-harpies, puppy giggles and tenuous reality! Pop pop pop!
Episode download: TWIP039master.mp3
Release Date: April 13, 2014Run Time: 58:05
Thirty-eighth episodeEpisode Number: 38
"PHANTOM CANYON" is out and movin' on up the charts at iTunes thanks to YOUR reviews! But we need more of them, so please keep them coming... on iTunes, Amazon, Audible and Goodreads! Pendant took home ELEVEN Audio Verse Awards, thanks so much to everyone who voted for us and all of our hardworking cast and crew across all our shows. "The Kingery" returns on May 7, and the Pendant Picnic is May 18! We've got a preview trailer for "Tabula Rasa" episode 2x03, and Jordan and Alicen Moser discuss body parts, cartoons and making out with the weather!
Episode download: TWIP038master.mp3
Release Date: March 16, 2014Run Time: 45:18
Thirty-seventh episodeEpisode Number: 37
"PHANTOM CANYON" is here, and it's two and a half hours of kick your ass awesome! Get the details and your first taste of the show, with five solid minutes of western horror action! "Tabula Rasa" is taking a midseason hiatus, and the Pendant Picnic is May 18 and we hope to see you there! We've got an exclusive preview clip of "Henderson and Havner" episode 8 and a preview trailer for "Othello" act V in "The Pendant Shakespeare", and Jordan and Vincent Morrison discuss made-up words, jazz and making stories come alive. Do you know what we're worth? Tell us!
Episode download: TWIP037master.mp3
Release Date: March 2, 2014Run Time: 53:46
Thirty-sixth episodeEpisode Number: 36
ALL the website updates? Yes, all of them. Updated cast lists, Pendy award results, release schedule... you name it, we updated it (as long as you name those exact things we just said). "Phantom Canyon" gets the promo poster and is so close to release we can smell it. We've got preview trailers for "Tabula Rasa" episode 2x02 and "Seminar" episode 55, and an exclusive preview clip of "Henderson and Hanver" episode 7! Jordan and M Sieiro Garcia discuss the Welsh, mooks and high heels, and we invite you to join the Post-It Conservation Society!
Episode download: TWIP036master.mp3
Release Date: February 16, 2014Run Time: 1:08:10
Thirty-fifth episodeEpisode Number: 35
Just when he thought he was already in, we pulled him... further in? Pendant has a new associate producer! "Genesis Avalon" has reached its conclusion, and "Phantom Canyon" is 98% completed, at least! We've got an exclusive preview clip of "Henderson and Hanver" episode 6 and a preview trailer for "Othello" act IV in The Pendant Shakespeare, and Jordan and Tom Stitzer discuss positions of authority, intimidation and Second Life! ZUNE?
Episode download: TWIP035master.mp3
Release Date: February 2, 2014Run Time: 1:13:53
Thirty-fourth episodeEpisode Number: 34
Today's the last day to get your submissions in for the "Genesis Avalon" episode 50 anniversary reel, so don't delay! "Tabula Rasa" returns this week as the "Phantom Canyon" production journals come to a close, and we've got preview trailers for "Tabula Rasa" episode 2x01, "Genesis Avalon" episode 50, an exclusive preview clip of "Henderson and Havner" episode 5, and Jordan and Joe J. Thomas discuss villains, computer programming and beefcake!
Episode download: TWIP034master.mp3
Release Date: January 19, 2014Run Time: 53:42
Thirty-third episodeEpisode Number: 33
A new year brings a new TWIP full of new news! "The Kingery" premieres this spring, "Tabula Rasa" gets a new assistant director and a longtime actor steps down. "Seminar" is on the move (and it needs your scripts!), Pendant is on Stitcher, the "Genesis Avalon" 50th episode anniversary reel is imminent (and it needs your contributions!), and we've got cumulative stats for all of Pendant! There's an exclusive clip of "Henderson and Havner" episode 4 and a preview trailer for act III of "Othello" in "The Pendant Shakespeare", Jeffrey and Susan Bridges discuss writing, accents and navel gazing, and we have a small, special tribute to our friend Chip Joel.
Episode download: TWIP033master.mp3
Release Date: January 5, 2014Run Time: 39:07
Thirty-second episodeEpisode Number: 32
It's the 2013 Pendy Awards, celebrating excellence in Pendant productions as voted on by YOU! Congratulations to all our nominees and winners, and here's to another great year!
Episode download: TWIP032master.mp3
Release Date: December 8, 2013Run Time: 49:30
Thirty-first episodeEpisode Number: 31
It's your last regular TWIP of 2013! "Henderson and Havner" has premiered, "Tabula Rasa" has an official revised season two premiere date, and December is wonky. As December is wont to do. We've got an exclusive preview clip of "Henderson and Havner" episode 2 and preview trailers for "Genesis Avalon" episode 48, "Othello" act II in The Pendant Shakespeare and "Seminar" episode 54, and Jordan and Kim Gianopoulos discuss professors, the odyssey of the mind and the third level of hell!The next episode shall be most irregular indeed, so get regular while you can. Fiber for everyone!
Episode download: TWIP031master.mp3
Release Date: November 17, 2013Run Time: 39:51
Thirtieth episodeEpisode Number: 30
New stuff is starting up, and we've got all you need to know about what that stuff is! "Henderson and Havner" gets a release date, and the "Phantom Canyon" production journals have premiered and are full-steam ahead! We have a Pendy Awards correction, an updated release schedule, "Tabula Rasa" premiere date is shifting, "Kingery" season seven scripting has commenced, and we welcome an assistant director to "Phantom Canyon" and an artist back to "The Pendant Shakespeare"! That is a lot of stuff, man. A lot. We've got preview trailers for "Henderon and Havner" episode 1 and act I of "Othello", casting call results for "Twelfth Night" and Jordan and Lyn Cullen discuss math, parenting and martial arts! Grab your anti-gravity, it's time for TWIP.
Episode download: TWIP030master.mp3
Release Date: November 3, 2013Run Time: 44:26
Twenty-ninth episodeEpisode Number: 29
It's a veritable smorgasbord of Pendant news! The 2013 Pendy Award nominations are final, get the info within! The last "Phantom Canyon" scripts are out for recording, and cast and crew bios for the show have been flying like hotcakes. Wait, hotcakes don't fly, do they? Maybe they SHOULD. "Henderson and Havner" is through production and awaiting a premiere date (and maybe a few final credits). Our release schedule was updated through May 2014, "The Kingery" season seven outline is done, and Anna Rodriguez hosts an Audio Escape and brings Pendant shows to the airwaves. Like ACTUAL airwaves. Whoa. We've got an exclusive preview clip of "The Sonnets" part 5 from "The Pendant Shakespeare", preivew trailers for "Seminar" episode 53 and "Genesis Avalon" episode 47, and Jordan and Richard Casto discuss being in the closet, death scenes and sex machines! LET'S HUG.
Episode download: TWIP029master.mp3
Release Date: October 6, 2013Run Time: 1:16:54
Twenty-eighth episodeEpisode Number: 28
"The Kingery" writing staff are all coming back, to fill the void of dirty criminal activities in your life! The final "Genesis Avalon" script has gone out, more "Phantom Canyon" cast is revealed and TWIP will be slowing down for a bit. We've got an exclusive preview clip of "Much Ado About Nothing" act V and a preview trailer for "Genesis Avalon" episode 46, and Jordan and Bryan Reid discuss comic relief, petulance and singing! Everybody give Pendant a hug!
Episode download: TWIP028master.mp3
Release Date: September 1, 2013Run Time: 57:30