Podcasts have just exploded this year! The number of choices and the quality has gone through the roof. My favorite has been the wonderful surge of storytelling podcasts.
In these days before holiday travel season starts, I wanted to share a few of my favorites.
This podcast follows Nicky Tomalin as she tracks a team of cryptologists who are attempting to decode a message that came from outer space 70 years back, which makes some of the people that listen to the message fall ill and die.
Aaron Mahnke, the man behind Lore, take a well know creepy tale – vampires, witches, serial killers – and tells the true tales behind them. And these true tales are much more creepy than the story we think we know.
Lia Haddock was a youngster when the 300 residents of a small Tennessee town disappeared without a trace, her uncle among them. The town was created for a the employees working at a secretive research facility and their families. She has now set out to find out what happened.
Criminal is both fascinating and hard to explain. So I am going to let their website do it for me:
Criminal is a podcast about crime. Stories of people who’ve done wrong, been wronged, or gotten caught somewhere in the middle.
Scott and Forrest dive deep into the strange. They tell strange stories from the past and interview people that have experienced strange and scary things. The creepiest one so far: The Laughing Indian.