Desert Oracle

Publisher: Ken Layne

User Rating: 4.0/5


Desert Oracle Radio is a weekly road trip through the weird American desert from the publisher of Desert Oracle, the pocket-sized field guide published in Joshua Tree, California. Hear tales of mysterious lights, missing tourists, lost mines, venomous creatures, weird history and weirder people. Hosted by editor Ken Layne and featuring a cast of intriguing mystics, oddballs, scientists and artists, Desert Oracle Radio is your soundtrack for a desert night. The program is broadcast on Friday nights at 10 p.m. on KCDZ 107.7 FM in the Mojave high desert, with field reports from around and across the desert lands, and is...

User Reviews

Score: 4

Sebastian G - May 31, 2020

"The Ace Hotel at Palm Springs provides a backdrop for old myths and tales from a hot, sandy, isolated Western landscape. The audio quality isn’t as good as other episodes, but the stories are told so fluidly that this episode is worth a listen. You’ll want to keep your maps app open to trace the geographies as Ken Layne walks you through murder, mystery, and an alternative universe that’s just on the other side of the mountain range."