The Tolkien Road

A podcast about Middle-earth and all things Tolkien.

The Silmarillion

Conversations from Valinor to Angband and Beyond

The Silmarillion Podcast Episodes

Here’s where it all began! Since 2015, we’ve recorded over 30 hours and episodes of chapter-by-chapter discussion on The Silmarillion. Below you’ll find a sequential list of those episodes.

Beleriand Realms by Sirielle

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0008 – Evan Palmer interview

We sit down with illustrator Evan Palmer of EvanPalmerComics.com to discuss his graphic interpretation of Ainulindalë. It’s an illuminating interview for a fascinating work! You

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0076 – Akallabêth Pt1

Concerning “Akallabêth”, the chronicle of Númenór… On this episode, we begin our look at “Akallabêth”, or “The Downfallen”, the story of Númenór’s rise and fall

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0077 – Akallabêth Pt2

Continuing with “Akallabêth”, the chronicle of Númenór’s downfall… Topics include: Note from a Listener: more March 25th connections (2:30) Sauron’s Assault Upon Nimloth the Fair (10:00)

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Akallabêth 2021 episode 249 of The Tolkien Road podcast

0249 – Akallabêth 2021

In what may become an annual tradition, we re-visit The Silmarillion‘s “Akallabêth”, Tolkien’s account of the rise and fall of Númenor. And this time around, Greta

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