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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    • Society & Culture
    • 4.6, 2.5K 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
2.5K Ratings

2.5K Ratings

LI15680 ,

Chapter 7

Just got to here... chapter 7 and i dont want this to end. I listened to this after listening to Serial (Adnan Syed) and i truly thought i wouldnt enjoy it as much but oh my! What a listen, ive loved it, been shocked, felt sad & laughed.
Thank you for this, im just so sad its coming to an end. I so wish i couldve spoke to John B... just for 5 minutes..
***UPDATE***
Its ended... what happened to Tyler? Big ❤️ for JBM.
Truly brilliant and will probably start this again

Rzindapalace ,

Stays with you

This podcast has wormed its way into my thoughts and just won’t leave, long after I finished the series. What an engaging and compelling listen.

ofonoshow ,

Absolutely loved it.

Honestly one of the best podcasts I’ve ever listened to.

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