We believe one can find inspiration in the stories that have evolved out of fantasy, sci-fi, history, myth and the hero’s journey. To share that belief, we built a radio station that pulls from our favorite films, stories, musicians, and artists who have adventured into, and sometimes out of, the mythical and historical worlds that inspire all of us. Tune in, and join us for an epic adventure!
Welcome to Heroes and Mortals Radio!
Radio forged from the heroes and mortals of history and myth!
Choose your musical champion!
No matter your musical preference, be it metal and progressive rock, contemporary, alt, and classic rock, or soft and lyrical soundtracks to relax, we have a musical block to fit your style of adventuring.
Do you like your adventuring soundtrack on the heavy side? Ready to grab that broadsword and Leeroy Jenkins your way into battle? Then tune in to our heavier music programs and slash a path for the rest of the group to follow.
“Heavy” music blocks:
Hanging out in the tavern or milling about the village square? Need some epic adventure tunes or a good soundtrack for that long voyage to the outer realms of the galaxy? Tune in to our daytime and epic evenings shows that provide the perfect mix of music from across all the genres that make Heroes and Mortals Radio the soundtrack to your life!
“Medium” music blocks:
Call to Adventure – Daily at 4 AM Pacific
Hero’s Journey – Daily at Noon Pacific
Epic Conclusions – Daily at 3 PM Pacific
Stardrive – Mon. at 7 PM Pacific
Spacetime – Mon. at 8 PM Pacific
Call of Annwn – Tue. & Sat. at 5 PM Pacific
Legendary – Wed. & Sun. at 7 PM Pacific
Saga – Thu. at 7 PM Pacific
Sword & Sorcery – Fri. at 7 PM Pacific
Dungeons Deep – Fri. at 8 PM Pacific
Ravenrose Castle – Fri. at 9 PM Pacific
Vaults of Horror – Fri. & Sat. at Midnight Pacific
Tired after a long day of adventuring and looking for some easy listening to rest and relax to? The Celtic influenced, ambient and fantastical dreamscapes of shows below will give you the deserved lighter fare you seek.
“Light” music blocks:
Woodsong – Tue. & Sat. at 7 PM Pacific
Northern Lights – Thu. at 9 PM Pacific
Crystal Sanctum – Sun. at 9 AM Pacific
Folk Heroes – Sun. at 5 PM Pacific
Elvish Dreams – Every evening at 10 PM Pacific
Dreamlands – Every evening at Midnight Pacific
Heroes and Mortals recently paid visit to Wyrd Leatherworks and Meadery, a Viking themed venue for fine leatherwork and even finer mead and we very highly recommend a visit if you live in or are just plundering through Portland. That got us thinking of the genres of Viking-themed music (of which there are many) and […]
Everyone loves Arthurian legend and we’re well steeped in it’s lore here at Heroes and Mortals. Much of that is because we’re avid readers of Medievalists.net, one of the most popular sources for medieval lore, history, art, and content online. Author James Turner at medievalists.net just wrapped up an 8-part series titled “In Search of […]
If the internet is good for anything, it’s going down rabbit holes of the odd things people find and post online. Today’s ventures ended up at this article from ArtNet a few years ago about a piece of music in the 15th Century Hieronymus Bosch painting “The Garden of Earthly Delights”. Look closely at the poor […]
The devil’s tritone, the devil’s interval, in Latin, diabolus in musica (translated as “the Devil in Music”), or modern tritones such as “the augmented fourth” or “diminished fifth”, is a musical tone said to have been the sound of the devil himself. It consists of a specific set of three tones (a triad which consists […]
Mallorn: The Journal of the Tolkien Society has become open access! A peer-reviewed journal of the Tolkien Society that publishes articles, research notes, reviews, and artwork on subjects related to, or inspired by, the life and works of J. R. R. Tolkien, Mallorn has been a great reference and discussion tool for Tolkien scholars for […]
Choose a day
All times are Pacific Standard Time (PST).
Call of Annwn – Celtic Night
5:00 pm 7:00 pm
Ways to listen: choose wisely.
Click the Listen button in the navigation bar to use the built-in page player.
The music will keep playing while you navigate around our website but to listen after you leave, please select one of the options below.
Click the Mobile Player button in the navigation bar to open a new mini browser window player perfect for listening on your mobile phone.
This small browser window can be kept open while you surf the web or leave it open so you have our station nearby on desktop or on your mobile device, but the music will stop if you close it or quit your Web browser. If you want uninterrupted music, please select the Desktop version below.
You have chosen wisely.
Listen non-stop while you work or play by downloading a desktop radio player stream.
This is your best option as the music will stream straight to your computer’s preferred music player such as iTunes, Windows Media Player or WinAmp.
Coming soon: Want to hear Heroes and Mortals Radio on your phone or tablet? Soon we’ll have our station set up in some of your favorite online streaming radio stations!
Convenience is key and we hope to provide you with a variety of methods to listen to Heroes and Mortals Radio on the go, while you read, study your spells, or practice your long sword.
To download: Right-click (or Option-click) the preferred icon app to download a media player file (.pls or .asx) to your computer. Open that file in your favorite music player program.
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