#422 Hope You’re Not Squeamish


In these difficult times, we’ve been finding comfort in dark and graphic media. Assuming that it’s not just us, we put together these tales of blood, death and lost appendages.

‘Finger of Love’ by Gillian Langford

Dating is hard. Sometimes by opening yourself up to someone, you risk losing a part of yourself. But that doesn’t have to be a bad thing. Maybe they could reattach it?

Producer: Gillian Langford

Supervising Producer: Erin Dick

Music: ‘Crush’ by Bad Bangs, ‘Broken Finger Blues’ by Richard Swift ‘Ferus-cut’, ‘Kalsted’ and ‘Ghost Byzantine’ by Blue Dot Sessions.

‘Starburst Days’ by Claire Cao

A group of Chinese-Australian kids stumble upon something small and vulnerable in the undergrowth.

Writer and Performer: Claire Cao

Producer: Danni Stewart

Sound Designer and Composer : Ellie Freeman

Music: ‘Bliste’ by Blue Dot Sessions, and original composition by Ellie Freeman.

‘Rat Killer’ by Ryan Pemberton

Ryan and his housemates have a rat in the house. They try every way they can to catch it without killing it, and fail spectacularly.

Producer: Ryan Pemberton

Editing by: Eugenia Zoubtchenko and Sarah Mashman

Music: ‘On Early Light’, ‘Solear Interlude’, ‘Vengeful’, ‘Periodicals’, ‘Undying’ by Blue Dot Sessions, ‘A Life of Devotion’ by David Celeste, ‘Secret Admirer’ by T. Morri.

All The Best credits:

Executive Producer: Ryan Pemberton

Victorian State Coordinator: Jordan Fennell

Host: Maddy Macquine

Episode mix and compile: Ryan Pemberton

Community Coordinators: Chloe Gillespie and Danni Stewart

SYN Community Coordinator: Lee Robinson

Social Media Producer: Matilda Fay

Photo: Thomas Shultz