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Dark Tower Palaver

Your home for in-depth discussion and analysis of Dark Tower books, comics, film/TV adaptations, and everything else Dark Tower. Join hosts Tadd and Peter for both the Round Table Discussions (Spoilers for the whole series) where they talk all things Dark Tower, as well as the Book Club where they systematically read and analyze each book, and sequentially discuss the journey from start to finish.
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Dec 20, 2017

Hile Gunslingers, in this final episode of 2017 Tadd and Peter welcome a longtime member of the DTP Extended Ka-Tet, Chris from End World or Chris from Australia. Earlier in the year Chris created a masterpiece, a Dark Tower Timeline. This thing is just as epic as you would expect if you are familiar with this story that contains many whens and even more wheres, it also contains various versions of characters. They Palaver about this timeline and Tadd and Peter just gush over it. Also we find out why it was Chris in End World to begin with. 

Check out Chris' blog at HERE

Buy a hard copy of this amazing timeline at Buy the Timeline hard copy here.

Also find the show notes at whatagreatnetwork.com until the moving of the DTP official site is complete. 

Thank you for making 2017 such an amazing year, cannot wait for 2018! 

Dec 6, 2017

Greetings to the extended Ka-Tet, join the boys in a palaver digging deep into the books of the Dark Tower Series. Tadd and Peter continue on the journey on into the second book of the series The Drawing of the Three. Here they follow Roland with contacting this prisoner as well as realizing that the army women are on to him/them. All of this while the plane gets closer to its destination.  

 

If you want to be involved in the Book Club discussions just send an email and put Book Club in the header. 

 

If you want to be part of one of the Round Table shows send an email and it will be read on one of the future Round Table shows in the coming weeks. Also engage with DTP between shows on Twitter or Facebook. And Subscribe to the YouTube channel to be notified when live shows are happening. 

Nov 24, 2017

Hile Gunslingers, 

In an episode that is largely the end of an era Tadd and Peter throw on the Dark Tower Blu-Ray and watch through the Deleted Scenes as well as watch the film. It has taken 10 years to get to this point and 2 heavy years of DTP covering the film, and now it is out and on our shelves. Join Tadd and Peter as you watch along or even just listen and hear their thoughts about different aspects of the film. 

 

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Nov 8, 2017

Hile Gunslingers, 

As promised Tadd and Peter look to hit emails hard. They cover the article they skipped last time, then they outline what the rest of 2017 will look like for DTP. They also look at some sales figures for the digital version of Dark Tower.  Then they dive into emails and hit on some great Palaver. 

Next time will be the film commentary, so get your Blu-Ray or Digital Copy ready to watch the film as a Ka-Tet. We will also probably touch on some of the special features. 

If you want to be part of the show and react to the film send and email and it will be read on one of the future reactions shows in the coming weeks. Also engage with DTP between shows on Twitter or Facebook. And Subscribe to the YouTube channel to be notified when live shows are happening. 

 

Oct 25, 2017

Hile DTP Extended Ka-Tet, Tadd and Peter come together for another Round Table and discuss King's being asked about a new Dark Tower book, as well as highly collectible King books (including The Gunslinger), and things the TV show must do to "save the franchise" as well as some emails from the Extended Ka-Tet. 

 

If you want to be part of the show and react to the film send and email and it will be read on one of the future shows in the coming weeks. Also engage with DTP between shows on Twitter or Facebook. And Subscribe to the YouTube channel to be notified when live shows are happening. 

Oct 11, 2017

Hile DTP Extended Ka-Tet, Tadd and Peter come together for another Round Table and discuss a few articles pertaining to the future of the Dark Tower film/TV franchise including thoughts from Idris Elba and Stephen King, they learn new information about Tom Taylor's casting, and we have a date for the home video! IT director talks the difference between Dark Tower and IT, King talks about why he thinks Dark Tower didn't do better. Plus the final numbers for the Dark Tower theatrical run. 

 

If you want to be part of the show and react to the film send and email and it will be read on one of the future reactions shows in the coming weeks. Also engage with DTP between shows on Twitter or Facebook. And Subscribe to the YouTube channel to be notified when live shows are happening. 

Sep 27, 2017

Greetings to the extended Ka-Tet, join the boys in a palaver digging deep into the books of the Dark Tower Series after a long break due to the film release. Tadd and Peter continue on the journey on into the second book of the series The Drawing of the Three. Here they follow Roland through the first door, and meet Eddie Dean and find the situation he is in. Also get some looks at how this door between dimensions actually works. 

 

If you want to be involved in the Book Club discussions just send an email and put Book Club in the header. 

 

If you want to be part of one of the Round Table shows send an email and it will be read on one of the future Round Table shows in the coming weeks. Also engage with DTP between shows on Twitter or Facebook. And Subscribe to the YouTube channel to be notified when live shows are happening. 

Sep 13, 2017

Hile DTP Extended Ka-Tet, Tadd and Peter come together for another Round Table and discuss a few articles pertaining to the future of the Dark Tower film/TV franchise, does it have a future on film? On TV? Also they look at some cool limited prints of King Art Work that you can hang on the wall. Also a lot of great discussions via email, Flagg topics, still some movie reviews trickling in, and they also update everyone on the box office of The Dark Tower. 

Next time for sure is a Book Club getting back to Eddie Dean on the flight to New York. 

 

If you want to be part of the show and react to the film send and email and it will be read on one of the future reactions shows in the coming weeks. Also engage with DTP between shows on Twitter or Facebook. And Subscribe to the YouTube channel to be notified when live shows are happening. 

Aug 30, 2017

Hile Gunslingers! After a long journey, nearly 10 years, the film is finally here. Tadd and Peter continue the conversation about the film. Both have seen the film a second time, Tadd saw it a third time. They delve a bit deeper into what they thought as well as take a bunch of emails to see what the Extended Ka-Tet thought. They also talk about the Box Office Figures, see where Dark Tower Ranks, financially, after a few weeks in the pantheon of King films. As well as look at an article that came out just before the film with alleged production issues that plagued the production. 

 

If you want to be part of the show and react to the film send and email and it will be read on one of the future reactions shows in the coming weeks. Also engage with DTP between shows on Twitter or Facebook. 

Aug 23, 2017

Hile Gunslingers! After a long journey, nearly 10 years, the film is finally here. Tadd and Peter continue the conversation about the film. Both have seen the film a second time, Tadd will be seeing it again the day after recording. They delve a bit deeper into what they thought as well as take a bunch of emails to see what the Extended Ka-Tet thought. They also talk about the Box Office Figures, see where Dark Tower Ranks, financially, after a few weeks in the pantheon of King films. 

 

If you want to be part of the show and react to the film send and email and it will be read on one of the future reactions shows in the coming weeks. Also engage with DTP between shows on Twitter or Facebook. 

Aug 16, 2017

Hile Gunslingers! After a long journey, nearly 10 years, the film is finally here. Tadd and Peter continue the conversation about the film. Both have seen the film a second time. They delve a bit deeper into what they thought as well as take a bunch of emails to see what the Extended Ka-Tet thought. They also talk about the Box Office Figures, the Exit Poll given to some film-goers about their interest in a TV show. As well as see where Dark Tower Ranks, financially, after only a week in the pantheon of King films. 

 

If you want to be part of the show and react to the film send and email and it will be read on one of the future reactions shows in the coming weeks. Also engage with DTP between shows on Twitter or Facebook. 

Aug 5, 2017

Hile Gunslingers! After a long journey, nearly 10 years, the film is finally here. Tadd and Peter enter the studio mere minutes after seeing the film for the first time and give their review. They also take emails from a few people and see what they think. They also talk about the critical response to the film. The continuing coverage of the film will continue into the next few weeks. 

 

If you want to be part of the show and react to the film send and email and it will be read on one of the future reactions shows in the coming weeks. Also engage with DTP between shows on Twitter or Facebook. 

Jul 31, 2017

In this inaugural episode of Unfound Door it takes us to Jerusalem's Lot, Maine. A small town with a very unique problem, Vampires. In this Tadd flies solo and talks through the vision for this new show in the DTP Family and discusses the book of Salem's Lot. 

In the future look for The Shining, sometimes Tadd will be alone on these episodes other times Tet-mates may join him. So watch your head as you travel through The Unfound Door, wherever it may lead. 

Jul 31, 2017

Hile DTP Ka-Tet. Tadd and Peter come together so close to what everyone has been waiting on for so long, the release of the film. If the film is the Tower we are leaving Dandelo's hut and moving on the last stretch to Can'-Ka No Rey. This episode is PACKED with the final stages of marketing. Some new videos, some SDCC Interviews, a run time, a rating, an Ask Me Anything with the director, a Dixie Pig in our where and when, and so much more. The next time you hear from Tadd or Peter we will have all entered that proverbial Tower and it will be time to discuss what we found in it. Gan be with us all. 

After you see the film send an email with your thoughts, also engage with DTP on Twitter and Facebook, also check out and subscribe to the YouTube Channel. 

Jul 19, 2017

Hile Gunslingers, Tadd and Peter come together to Palaver about the NEW trailer!! Called the International Trailer 2 it is packed full of new things and some things that get both Tadd and Peter excited for August 4th. They also look at some numbers that show the money Sony is spending on marketing, the sales that The Dark Tower books are having in the digital mediums, a new poster. Also the Track Listing for Junkie XL's Score were released!! The Dixie Pig is coming to SDCC, The Making of the Film book comes out before the film, and some great emails to boot.  

Engage with DTP on Social Media to Palaver between shows. Also check out the show notes at DarkTowerPalaver(dot)com for links to all the articles and pictures mentioned in this podcast. Also Subscribe to our YouTube channel and you can join us live as we live stream the recording of our episodes! 

Jul 5, 2017

Hile Gunslingers of the DTP Extended Ka-Tet. As the wait for the film moves to it's final stages Tadd and Peter come together to talk about all the news and cover some emails. June 19th IGN gave us an interview with Nikolaj Arcel talking about the upcoming film. Forbes chimes in with an article about why The Dark Tower might be similar to Wonder Woman. The BET Awards gave us a Behind the Scenes/teaser with a few new nuggets and some words from some heavy hitters. Also an article looking into how the sausage is made with MRC is covered. So grab your Nozz-A-La and curl up with your Bumbler and enjoy the new Palaver. 

 

Engage DTP through social media, or email to be part of the show, and subscribe to the new YouTube Channel where we live stream the shows. 

Jun 20, 2017

Hile Gunslingers, Tadd and Peter come together to Palaver about the new TV Spots, a person tells the whole Dark Tower Story in 2 minutes, some art posted from the official Twitter page for the Dark Tower Movie, and the SDCC Dark Tower Exclusive collectible. They also cover some emails and a few other odds and ends. 

 

Engage with DTP on Social Media to Palaver between shows. Also check out the show notes at DarkTowerPalaver(dot)com for links to all the articles and pictures mentioned in this podcast. Also Subscribe to our YouTube channel and you can join us live as we live stream the recording of our episodes! 

Jun 7, 2017

Hile Gunslingers, Tadd and Peter come together to Palaver about Sai King talking the Dark Tower Movie to open and close the month of May. They also talk about the newest addition to the DTP family of shows. They also get into some great emails with a range of topics. 

 

Engage with DTP on Social Media to Palaver between shows. Also check out the show notes at DarkTowerPalaver(dot)com for links to all the articles and pictures mentioned in this podcast. 

May 24, 2017

Hile Gunslingers, Tadd and Peter come together in the first normal round table this side of the Trailer release. They talk about some new screenshots, Black Thirteen, Some Dark Tower Merchandise, New Posters, and a potential run time for the film! They also look through a list of top 10 reasons to be excited for The Dark Tower. As well as a few members of the extended Ka-Tet join in to give some further thoughts on the trailer. 

 

Engage with DTP on Social Media to Palaver between shows. Also check out the show notes at DarkTowerPalaver(dot)com for links to all the articles and pictures mentioned in this podcast. 

May 7, 2017

Hile Gunslingers, Tadd and Peter join with the extended Ka-Tet to celebrate the release of THE DARK TOWER MOVIE TRAILER!! This episode the DTP Extended Ka-Tet breaks down every bit of the trailer and uses it to speculate what we might see as well as gives their reactions to finally seeing Roland, Walter and Jake in motion and finally hearing their voices. This episode is entirely Trailer centered (beyond any tangents that define good Palaver). 

 

Engage with DTP on Social Media to Palaver between shows. Also check out the show notes at DarkTowerPalaver(dot)com for links to all the articles and pictures mentioned in this podcast. 

Apr 26, 2017

Hile DTP Ka-Tet, Tadd and Peter come together and discuss a few smaller bits of news which include the (not so new) winner of the art contest, the amazing work done by Chris from Australia on the incredible Dark Tower Timeline, a small update on the TV series, but the meat of the show is hearing from you the extended Ka-Tet. A lot of great conversations as they get mostly caught up on Emails so that when the trailer drops they can cover all of your guy's amazing emails talking about the contents of the trailer! Of course there is a bit of wondering what's going on as we draw closer to the release of the film and still haven't seen a proper trailer. About 3 months to the movie and things are heating up!  So kick back and join another Round Table Palaver. 

Engage with DTP on Social Media to Palaver between shows. Also check out the show notes at DarkTowerPalaver(dot)com for links to all the articles and pictures mentioned in this podcast. 

Apr 11, 2017

Hile DTP Ka-Tet, Tadd and Peter come together and discuss the latest news which include CinemaCon where the TRAILER WAS SHOWN! Sadly the trailer still has not been released for the rest of us to see. So Tadd and Peter read through the many descriptions of the footage/trailer and get a pretty good picture not only of what was scene but how it was received. The articles about the footage came from both fans of The Series and newbies so much is learned from this. As well as they talk about ANOTHER DELAY in the film's release! They talk about what this delay means and how it impacts the outlook for the film. As well as a pathetic lawsuit against Uncle Stevie because of The Dark Tower Series. There is also some new Dark Tower Merchandise coming in the fall. As well as a return of the extended Ka-Tet by way of emails! So snuggle up with your Bumbler and enjoy this jam packed show! 

 

Engage with DTP on Social Media to Palaver between shows. Also check out the show notes at DarkTowerPalaver(dot)com for links to all the articles and pictures mentioned in this podcast. 

Mar 29, 2017

Hile DTP Ka-Tet, Tadd and Peter come together and discuss the latest news which include the Official Poster, King has seen the film, is the film in trouble, Idris talks Roland, Dark Tower Heavy Metal Album, and should there be a King Cinematic Universe? They also discuss the timeline of the marketing of the film as we draw closer to the release of the film and still haven't seen a proper trailer. 4 months to the movie and things are heating up!  So kick back and join another Round Table Palaver. 

Engage with DTP on Social Media to Palaver between shows. Also check out the show notes at DarkTowerPalaver(dot)com for links to all the articles and pictures mentioned in this podcast. 

Mar 15, 2017

Hile DTP Ka-Tet, Tadd and Peter come together and discuss the latest news and read emails from you, the extended Ka-Tet. This episode is mostly focused on  the reshoots in LA and looking at what that might mean, and if we should all be worried about reshooting this late in the game. Also they touch on having no trailer. They also discuss Katheryn Winnick's quotes about The Dark Tower and a few other details. So kick back and join another Round Table Palaver. 

Mar 1, 2017

Hile fellow members of DTP Tet, for the second time Tadd and Peter record live with people in the chat and phone lines opened. They cover some news and because there was no calls they cover some emails, all while engaging with people live in the chat. There is some new merchandise to talk about, and an Art Contest as well as a SONG for the TRAILER! Unfortunately the trailer still eludes us all, but there will be water if God wills it. So listen in as the boys engage with you members of the extended Ka-Tet both via Email and live in the chat. Also wait until the whole thing is over because after the show "ends" there is a bonus talk with Lou Sytsma who called in after the show to talk a little bit of Stephen Kind and their work over at the Stephen King Podcast.

 

Next time will be Round Table #30!   

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