The Fall of the House of Usher & Edgar Allan Poe

Episode 18
2h 35m | Oct 30, 2023

Happy Halloween from Wool-Shift-Dust! In this special episode Elysia is joined by her real-life horror-loving sister, Ashley, to break down the Netflix horror special The Fall of the House of Usher. We go deep into the life and works of Edgar Allan Poe to dig up all the dirt Mike Flanagan use to sculpt this excellent adaptation – expect information and insight laced with silliness and some spooky sound effects, touching on all the important topics from which Poe story episode 6 is really based on to all the juicy gossip about Poe's biggest romances and rivalries.

Check out the rest of the House of Usher crossover series:

The Influence of Poe on George R.R. Martin

Book Club Poe audio dramas

Lorehounds Fall of the House of Usher One-Shot

Intro & outro music: "Down" by Joey Pacararo

Interstitial music: "The Haunted House" by the New Mayfair Dance Orchestra

Post-credit music, lyrics: "The Haunted Palace" by Edgar Allan Poe, verse 4

Sung by: Elysia Brenner ("Fall of the House of Usher" Book Club audio drama)

Accompaniment: "House of the Rising Sun" classic guitar cover by Pavel Krasnokutskiy

Additional SFX courtesy of

Produced by Elysia Brenner

Published by The Lorehounds

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