Two Guys to the Dark Tower Came: A Podcast about Stephen King and His Books

Two Guys to the Dark Tower Came: A Podcast about Stephen King and His Books


Latest Episodes

Ep. 82 The Eyes of the Dragon, Sections 94-142
March 25, 2020

In this episode of Two Guys to the Dark Tower Came, we explore The Eyes of the Dragon, Section 94-142 and our final thoughts on the book. Introduction (00:00) Duty versus loyalty (01:09) Evil repeats itself (06:59) The Napkins!

Ep. 81 The Eyes of the Dragon, Sections 58-93
March 11, 2020

In this episode of Two Guys to the Dark Tower Came, we explore The Eyes of the Dragon, Sections 58-93. Introduction (00:12) Recap (00:45) Peyna’s Arc (01:04) The Nature of Friendship (09:05) Meta-commentary (15:51) Dark Tower Thinnies (20:18) Thank you...

Ep. 80 The Eyes of the Dragon, Sections 28-57
February 26, 2020

In this episode of Two Guys to the Dark Tower Came, we explore The Eyes of the Dragon, sections 28-57. Introduction (00:00) Moral of the story (02:18) Irrational rejection of a “Perfect” king (07:46) King is making it up (17:20) Dark Tower Thinnies (23...

Ep. 79 The Eyes of the Dragon, Sections 1-27
February 12, 2020

In this episode of Two Guys to the Dark Tower Came, we explore The Eyes of the Dragon, sections 1-27. Introduction (00:13) Recap (00:44) Publication history (01:18) Tone and style (05:12) Let’s talk characters (11:16) Courage to do what’s right (21:00)...

Ep. 78 One for the Road
January 29, 2020

In this episode of Two Guys to the Dark Tower Came, we explore the short story “One for the Road” found in Night Shift and the Illustrated Salem’s Lot. Introduction (00:00) Good, creepy story (01:14) Old men on an adventure (06:11) Urban versus rural (...

Ep.77: ‘Salem’s Lot: Epilogue, Deleted Scenes, Afterword, Wrap-Up
January 15, 2020

In this episode of Two Guys to the Dark Tower Came, we explore ‘Salem’s Lot, the Epilogue, Deleted Scenes, the Afterword, and our book wrap-up. Introduction (00:13) Recap (00:44) Epilogue (01:14) Deleted Scenes (13:29) Afterword (29:26) Dark Tower Thin...

Ep. 76 ‘Salem’s Lot: Part 14 Sections 25-50 and Chapter 15
January 01, 2020

In this episode of Two Guys to the Dark Tower Came, we explore ‘Salem’s Lot, Chapter 14, Sections 25-50, and Chapter 15. Introduction (00:00) PTSD for our characters (02:20) Vampires, attack! (08:56) Ben and Mark (20:28) Dark Tower Thinnies (27:19) Rev...

Ep. 75 ‘Salem’s Lot: Part 3, Chapter 14, Sections 1-24
December 18, 2019

In this episode of Two Guys to the Dark Tower Came, we explore ‘Salem’s Lot, Part 3, Chapter 14, sections 1-24. Introduction (00:00) Salem’s Lot is Dead (01:20) Vampire Calculator The Chess Game (06:40) Downfall of Callahan (17:40) Dark Tower Thinnies ...

Ep. 74 ‘Salem’s Lot: Part 2, Chapters 11-13
December 04, 2019

In this episode of Two Guys to the Dark Tower Came, we explore ‘Salem’s Lot, Part 2, Chapters 11-13. Introduction (00:13) Recap (00:41) Character Lenses (02:01) Meta, Meet Meta (12:02) Vampire Circle (15:10) Dark Tower Thinnies (23:07) iTunes Reviews (...

Ep. 73 ‘Salem’s Lot: Part 2, Chapters 8-10
November 20, 2019

In this episode of Two Guys to the Dark Tower Came, we explore ‘Salem’s Lot, Part 2, chapters 8-10. Introduction (00:00) The Emperor of Ice Cream poem (02:14) What’s happening in ‘Salem’s Lot, an evil dry cell (04:41) Barlow monologues/City versus smal...