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New “Doctor Who” Song!

Posted in Audio, Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Horror, Television, Video with tags , , , , , , , , on December 2, 2013 by ghostradioworld

A new “Doctor Song” from Alega Rosenberg who a gave us the classic “Say Hello” a few years ago.  This one’s about “The Day of the Doctor”

Her previous song, “Say Hello” ,which was based on events in the Neil Gaiman penned episode “The Doctor’s Wife”, got a lot of attention.  Even from Neil Gaiman himself.  And now he gives it another honor …

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Doctor Who: Neil Gaiman Wanted Hartnell Reference in “The Doctor’s Wife”!

Posted in Books, Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Horror, Television, Writing with tags , , , , , , , , , on June 10, 2011 by ghostradioworld

In a new blog entry, Neil Gaiman answers a lot of questions about his “Doctor Who” episode “The Doctor’s Wife”.  And we learn a lot of  fun tidbits about the episode.  Like this great one:

I was determined to get a mention of the TARDIS’s Mercury Fluid Link in there, because it was the first bit of the TARDIS I ever knew the name of, along with the machine that made food that looked like Mars Bars but tasted like bacon and eggs, but neither of them got on screen.

Both of these are references to “The Daleks” the second “Doctor Who” serial ever broadcast.  And the one that made “Dalek” a household word and the show the phenomena  it still is today.   This story featured William Hartnell as the Doctor (above) and William Russell, Jacqueline Hill, and Carole Ann Ford as Ian Chesterton, Barbra Wright and Susan, respectively.  For more of the Gaiman “Doctor Who” Q&A click here.

Neil Gaiman Praises YouTube Singer!

Posted in Comics, Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Horror, Television, Video, Writing with tags , , , , , , , , , on June 9, 2011 by ghostradioworld

We’ve long been fans of  stopitsgingertime, the YouTube channel featuring a High School girl’s songs about “Doctor Who” and other genre television shows.  We highlighted one of her songs here.  Well, now she’s got a much bigger fan than us to champion her cause.  None other than Neil Gaiman, comic book and fantasy writer, not to mention author of this year’s brilliant “Doctor Who” episode “The Doctor’s Wife“.  This is what he had to say about the YouTube songstresses recent effort:

Took me 3 years of scribbling & rewrites to make 45 minutes of Dr Who, summed up in 2:29 by a smart girl with a ukulele

We’ve gotten good reviews before.  That is a VERY good review.  You can watch her response to that tweet above, and watch the song Gaiman is referring to after the jump.

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Video: Best Scene from “The Doctor’s Wife” Episode of DOCTOR WHO

Posted in Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Horror, Television with tags , , , , , , , on May 15, 2011 by ghostradioworld

A bitey mad lady lays some Time Lord science on the Doctor.

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