Sam Draper is a writer, a musician and a podcaster. sam draper dot net collates these things.


in 2019 sam won the roswell award for science fiction, and was shortlisted for the bridport prize for short stories.

sam has written for various websites about music and film. currently he sporadically contributes soundtrack and documentary reviews to lovehorror.com

he is currently finishing an ma in creative writing in sheffield and entering competitions.


sam has been releasing music under various guises since 2003. most of it is available to stream on spotify, itunes etc. even more is available on bandcamp

his music has been used in various commercial projects and soundtracked the independent film ‘somnus’ in 2016.

sam began 2020 with releasing a lot of unreleased stuff and hopes to release something a bit new and substantial later in the year


since 2017 sam has produced and co-hosted the science fiction rating system podcast. three friends watch a science fiction film and put it in a list. it has been running for over 100 episodes and all signs point to there being more films left to watch.

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