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, 2.6K 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
2.6K Ratings

2.6K Ratings

Hetty_Stanley ,

Unexpected and brilliant

So good!!! Really reminded me of a new play I loved listening to on audible called ‘Down With My Demons’

joey g 1991 ,

Boring

Well told but doesn’t build and there are no twists that the story

izzygmc ,

Fantastic

This is THE BEST podcast I’ve listened to. It’s a fantastic story, so interesting, well told and so sad but so great at the same time.

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