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December 29th, 2006 Destinies presents Graphic Detail #159: a look at the best, worst and most disappointing developments in the comic book industry of 2006 and a tribute to the late Dave Cockrum with classic interviews from 1985 and 1995.


December 22, 2006 It's a Destinies Christmas Spectacular as the Soundtrack Spotlight shines on Stephen Warbeck's score for "A Christmas Carol," Christopher DeFilippis analyzes "A Christmas Carol" in volume 2, number 64 of "DeFlip Side," and Batman and Robin get involved in their own "Christmas Carol Caper" in a holiday presentation of the Destinies Radio Theater.

Kislev 24, 5767 Destinies Radio Theater presents
The Shadow: Murders on the Mainstem
as originally aired on December 15th, 1946

December 8th, 2006 Part Two of the two part Sudden Death Concert
recorded at I-CON 24

December 1st, 2006 Part One of a two part Sudden Death Concert
recorded at I-CON 24

Fatal Accident Zone by Sudden Death on I-Tunes

November 24th, 2006 Interview with Brandon Sigrist, winner of the 2006 Writers of the Future contest and author of Life on the Voodoo Driving Range

              Picture © Writers of the Future                     Illustration by
Katherine Hallberg          

November 17th, 2006 Part Two of Casino Royal from the James Bond Audiobook Sampler, The Destinies Radio Theater presents Superman in the Mystery of the Mad Minnow's and music from Superman Returns


November 10th, 2006 Destinies celebrates the new James Bond movie, Casino Royal with the James Bond Audiobook Sampler and music from Goldfinger on the Destinies Soundtrack Spotlight. Also featured is Vol. 2, # 63 of Christopher DeFilippis' "DeFlip Side" in which Chris discovers Barsoom!


November 3rd, 2006 Destinies is live with Michael J. Cavallaro author
of Cybernetica


October 27th, 2006 Destinies 24th annual Halloween special featuring a 51 year flashback performance of Requiem by Robert Heinlein on the
Destinies Radio Theater!

October 20th, 2006 Interview with author Timothy Zahn and Vol. 2, # 62 of Christopher DeFilippis' "DeFlip Side" on the subject of a haunted Long Island.

Author Timothy Zahn

October 13th, 2006 Destinies is pre-empted for the WUSB Salsathon

October 6th, 2006 Destinies is live with Marc Vun Kannon, author of
The Flame in the Bowl Book 2: A Warrior Made


September 29th, 2006 Destinies is live with Drew Henriksen author of the hardcover trilogy Dragon Tales & Stories.


Elul 29th, 5766Destinies parties like it's 1966 with a review of the remastered original Star Trek series in Vol. 2, # 61 of Christopher DeFilippis' "DeFlip Side" and the Destinies Soundtrack Spotlight shines on composer Toshirô Mayuzumi and his 1966 score for The Bible: In the Beginning...

September 15th, 2006 Destinies 158th edition of Graphic Detail welcomes back Peter David, "Writer of Stuff" on his record breaking 19th appearance!


September 8th, 2006 Destinies celebrates Star Treks 40th anniversary with an interview with George Takei recorded at ICON 25.
Then Destinies Radio Theater presents an original Star Trek audio adventure, "To Starve a Fleaver!"

September 1st, 2006 The Destinies Soundtrack Spotlight shines on Perseverance Records owner Robin Esterhammer and their newly released soundtrack of the cult classic film Remo Williams The Adventure Begins composed by
Craig Safan

Other highlights include music from the album The Least Worst of Michael Perilstein by Michael Perilstein and Loch Ness by Trevor Jones Perseverance Records

August 25th, 2006 Destinies Radio theater presents Leiningen Vs The Ants as originally presented on the August 25th, 1957 episode of Suspense.

Leiningen Vs The Ants by Carl Stephenson originally published in
Esquire Magazine December, 1938.
Click on the magazine cover to read the story.

August 18th, 2006 Destinies reviews the POWYS Media Space: 1999 Year Two Omnibus, Christopher DeFilippis contemplates a new Star Trek film in
Vol. 2, # 60 of "DeFlip Side" and some music by the great David Benoit

August 11th, 2006 The Destinies Soundtrack Spotlight is live and on Bear McCreary, Composer of the 2nd season of the new Battlestar Galactica! Also enjoy last years Soundtrack Spotlight with Bear McCreary as Destinies examines the Battlestar Galactica first season soundtrack in the Classic Destinies section near the bottom of this page.

August 4th, 2006The Destinies Radio theater commemorates the upcoming DVD release of Ultimate Avengers Two by presenting Captain America Joins the Avengers. This radio play is based on the Classic Marvel comic Avengers #4 by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby

July 21st - 28th, 2006 Parts One and Two of the Christopher Reeve interview conducted at his home by Newsday Science reporter Jamie Talan

"What I do is based on powers we all have inside us; the ability to endure; the ability to love, to carry on, to make the best of what we have – and you don’t have to be a ‘Superman’ to do it." --Christopher Reeve

July 14th, 2006 Christopher DeFilippis returns in Vol. 2, # 59 of "DeFlip Side" (which is also "Graphic Detail" # 157), Destinies Radio Theater memorial presentation of "X Minus One" from July 11, 1957 adapting "Early Model" by Robert Sheckley, and "The Deadly Spawn (End Theme)" in memory of Tim Hildebrandt.

July 7th, 2006 The Destinies Film Review team assembles to discuss
Superman Returns.
Featuring Steve Lowenthal, Christopher DeFilippis and Jim Rowland

June 30th, 2006 Destinies pre-empted for the WUSB Reggae Marathon

June 23rd, 2006 The third in the Destinies quartet of Superman themed shows now mere days from the premiere of Superman Returns! This week the Destinies Radio Theater goes back to 1939 for the unaired audition episode of the Superman radio series, the first program to bring Superman out of the comic books and into peoples living rooms!

June 16th, 2006 The second in the Destinies quartet of Superman themed shows celebrating the upcoming film, Superman Returns. This week the conclusion of The History of Superman which features some terrific interviews with Christopher Reeve, Margot Kidder, Valerie Perrine and Terence Stamp

June 9th, 2006 The first of four Superman themed shows to celebrate the upcoming Superman returns. First up, The History of Superman: a syndicated special that aired during the release of Superman II 25 years ago this month. Then Christopher DeFilippis reviews the fifth season of Smallville in
Vol. 2 # 58 of "DeFlip Side"

June 2nd, 2006 The Destinies Film Review team assembles to discuss
X-Men 3 The Last Stand.
Featuring Christopher DeFilippis, Steve Lowenthal, Phil Merkel and Audrey Dettmering.

May 26th, 2006 A live telephone interview with New X-Men creator Len Wein!

May 19th, 2006 The Destinies Soundtrack spotlight shines on Joseph LoDuca in a live Destinies interview. LoDuca wrote the music on the mini series The Triangle along with the series Hercules The Legendary Journeys, Xena Warrior Princess, The Evil Dead movies and American Gothic.
The Joseph LoDuca Homepage

May 12th, 2006 Vol. 2 # 57 of Christopher DeFilippis' "DeFlip Side reviews Charles Stross' The Atrocity Archives, re-edited Destinies Archives presentation of Jack Lewis' "Who's Cribbing?" read by Howard Margolin, Gary Halada, and Ralph Schiano last heard on Destinies' 2nd Anniversary Special (4/30/85) and the Soundtrack Spotlight shines on Hans Zimmer's score for The DaVinci Code.

May 5th, 2006 Destinies 23rd Anniversary Part Two Featuring:
Russel Like, Adam Connell and a Classic Destinies from August 1986

April 28th, 2006 Destinies 23rd Anniversary Featuring:
Vol. 2 # 56 of Christopher DeFilippis' "DeFlip Side,
Kevin J. Anderson, Charles Ross (One Man Star Wars trilogy), Ann Tonsor Zeddies, Marv Wolfman, Roger Stern, Richard Hatch, Bear McCreary
and Ken Wisman

April 21st, 2006 Live interview with Scott Nicholson author of The Home,
The Manor, The Harvest,The Red Church and coming in July 2006
The Farm

April 14th, 2006 Destinies Radio Theater presents Jim Valentino's
Shadowhawk: The Secret Revealed

April 7th, 2006 ICON 24 Cabaret featuring the music of Voltaire,
plus a tribute to the late Stanislaw Lem featuring a reading of
The Computer That Fought a Dragon read by Sharan Volin

March 31st, 2006 Live ICON 25 Convention Review show
featuring Kristen Nelson, Michael J. Cavallaro, Christopher DeFilippis, Barry Loberfeld, Phil Merkel, Audrey Dettmering, Adam Goss and host Howard Margolin

ICON 25 March 24th - 26th, 2006
Captphil's ICON 25 Pictures and Audio Files!

March 24th, 2006 The Live ICON 25 Convention Mystery Guest Special
featuring Terri Osborne, Keith DeCandido, Aaron Rosenburg, Sudden Death, Bill Davis of Aerosith and The Brobdingnagian Bards

March 17th, 2006 The ICON 25 Convention preview show
featuring Jim Knusch and listing all the Program Participants for ICON 25!

March 10th, 2006 The 5th annual ICON performers preview show
featuring Aerosith, Voltaire, Sudden Death, Emerald Rose and
The Brobdingnagian Bards

March 3rd, 2006 Andreas Katsulas Memorial Press Conference taped
during ICON 21

February 24th, 2006 Live Interview with Adam Connell,
author of Counterfeit Kings

February 17th, 2006 The Destinies Radio Theater presents Ray Bradbury's "Season of Disbelief" and "Hail and Farewell" as originally adapted on the February 17, 1956 episode of the "CBS Radio Workshop."

February 10th, 2006 Vol. 2 # 55 Christopher DeFilippis' "DeFlip Side,
Icon 24 Cabaret Performance Blue Knight
Share the Light Productions

January 27, 2006 Destinies' 21st annual Shuttle Memorial featuring a Soundtrack Spotlight on John Williams' score for "SpaceCamp." The first season episodes "Ice" and "Space" are analyzed in "The Unofficial X-Files Companion," read by Nana Visitor and Dwight Schultz. Plus, Christopher DeFilippis reviews his best and worst reads of 2005 in Volume 2, Number 54 of "DeFlip Side."

January 20th, 2006 Interview With Richard Hatch Apollo from Battlestar Galactica Richard Hatch.com

January 13th, 2006 Destinies Radio Theater Double Feature:
The Bionic Woman and Batman

January 6th, 2006 The Film Review team picks the 5 best genre films of 2005

December 30th, 2005 Destinies 21st Annual review of the best, worst, and most disappointing developments in the comic book industry for 2005 by Howard Margolin, Jim Rowland and Steve Lowenthal

December 23rd, 2005 Destinies Annual Christmas Special

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