7 episodes

S-Town is a new podcast from Serial and This American Life, hosted by Brian Reed, about a man named John who despises his Alabama town and decides to do something about it. He asks Brian to investigate the son of a wealthy family who's allegedly been bragging that he got away with murder. But when someone else ends up dead, the search for the truth leads to a nasty feud, a hunt for hidden treasure, and an unearthing of the mysteries of one man's life.

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    • 4.6, 2.3K Ratings

S-Town is a new podcast from Serial and This American Life, hosted by Brian Reed, about a man named John who despises his Alabama town and decides to do something about it. He asks Brian to investigate the son of a wealthy family who's allegedly been bragging that he got away with murder. But when someone else ends up dead, the search for the truth leads to a nasty feud, a hunt for hidden treasure, and an unearthing of the mysteries of one man's life.

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
2.3K Ratings

2.3K Ratings

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The best podcast to this date

A wonderful story that morphs from rumour to so much more. A wonderful story

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Like nothing I’ve heard before

A most important story derived almost by accident, if you believe in them at all.
A riveting true story. Tragic. Insightful. Perfectly told.

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Brilliant

Funny, fascinating, tragic, compassionately and brilliantly written & presented. 💗

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