American Horror Story returns to FX on Wednesday, October 17, 2012 for its second season. Now considered a mini-series, this year’s title will be American Horror Story Asylum. The story shifts from the haunted Harmon House to the church-run psychiatric hospital, Briar Cliff Manor. Many of the season one cast members return (Jessica Lange, Zachary Quinto, Evan Peters) but as brand new characters. The familiar faces are joined by new cast members such as James Cromwell, Adam Levine, Chloe Sevigny and Joseph Fiennes.
To celebrate the return of American Horror Story, Widescreen Warrior is introducing a new podcast, Shock Treatment, with co-hosts Doc Rotten and, Weekly Blend Audio Show regular guest-host Thomas. Doc and Thomas will recap and review each episode with Thomas providing the “Crazy Moment of the Week” and Doc unraveling his “Mad Theory of the Week” plus other surprises and listener feedback. Join Doc and Thomas each week for this horrific and terrifying show. Audible therapy for twisted minds.
The American Horror Story Podcast
Episode 0 – Enter the Asylum
(60 min, 27.80 MB)
To start things off, Shock Treatment begins with a special, honest-to-god, zero episode recapping the first season and providing a primer for Asylum. Download the podcast, sit back and listen to Doc and Thomas prepare for what will surely be an insane 13 episodes of psychosis, serial killers, murder and mayhem.
We also want to hear from you! Shock Treatment is designed to be a fan podcast and listener feedback is encouraged. To help you out, we have a Speakpipe account set up for you to leave your Voice Messages. Click on this link and leave Doc and Thomas your thoughts. What are your theories? What was the craziest moment of the show? Who’s your favorite character? Which character do you despise the most? The service is free and no number is required, all you need is a PC and mic.
Check out the official FX Trailer for American Horror Story Asylum!