Joseph Fink created the Welcome to Night Vale and Alice Isn't Dead podcasts. He lives with his wife in New York. Jeffrey Cranor cowrites the Welcome to Night Vale and Within the Wires podcasts. He also cocreates theater and dance pieces with choreographer/wife Jillian Sweeney. They live in New York.
"Hypnotic and darkly funny, Welcome To Night Vale belongs to a
particular strain of American gothic that encompasses The Twilight
Zone, Stephen King and Twin Peaks, with a bit of Tremors thrown
"Night Vale's charm comes from the matter-of-factness with which it occupies the intersection between small-town slice-of-life and deep weirdness."--Wired
"Like "A Prairie Home Companion" with LSD in its drinking water, this addictive, deeply weird podcast is for anyone who likes his or her quasi-radio listening with a surrealist tilt."--Los Angeles Times
"Brilliant, hilarious, and wondrously strange. I'm packing up and moving to Night Vale!"--Ransom Riggs, author of the #1 New York Times bestselling Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children