Podcasting To Make A Difference

What do you get when a filmmaker produces a podcast? In the case of Up and Vanished, a pretty damn good investigative documentary-style program that makes a difference! Payne Lindsey is that

Patrick Hinds IS ‘Obsessed’!

Patrick Hinds is a true-crime fanatic.  Co-host of the very successful True Crime Obsessed podcast with Gillian Pensaville, he punned, “I’m ‘obsessed’ with podcasts. I listen to about 30 hours per week.”  Eventually,

Authenticity Works in True Crime

“Winning covers up a lot of problems.”  It’s a common saying in sports.  The equivalent phrase in podcasting might be: “Authenticity overcomes a little clunkiness.” That is certainly what I found when

Shut up and give me Murder!

In my recent features, I’ve covered the fusing of Politics and True Crime and Business and True Crime in podcasts, so why not Sports and True Crime? As it turns out, when

Rewriting Dad Hits Home

Not all true-crime stories need to be gruesome, kicking off with something like, “129 stab wounds were found on the victim’s buttocks.” Sometimes, the story might just be about a family member

Stay out of the Muck!

Ready for a totally “Thank you, Captain Obvious” statement? The True Crime Category is a very big space! In order to stand out in the genre, wise podcasters create a niche within