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Lore is a bi-weekly podcast (as well as a TV show and book series) about dark historical tales. Each episode explores the mysterious creatures, tragic events, and unusual places that fill the pages of history. Because sometimes the truth is more frightening than fiction.

Lore Aaron Mahnke

    • History
    • 4.9 • 119 Ratings

Lore is a bi-weekly podcast (as well as a TV show and book series) about dark historical tales. Each episode explores the mysterious creatures, tragic events, and unusual places that fill the pages of history. Because sometimes the truth is more frightening than fiction.

    Episode 180: Above the Law

    Episode 180: Above the Law

    In the world of folklore, one of the most interesting most timeless characters is also the least supernatural. But that doesn’t mean their stories are any less thrilling or entertaining.
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    • 39 min
    REMASTERED – Episode 13: Off the Path

    REMASTERED – Episode 13: Off the Path

    In this remastered edition of a classic Lore episode, we revisit the concept of curses, and take a tour through some of the most powerful examples. With fresh narration and production, and a brand new story at the end.
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    • 26 min
    Episode 179: Confidence

    Episode 179: Confidence

    Folklore has many uses, and a quick trip through history would reveal many that you’ve come to expect. It educates a community, preserves events and well-known figures, and provides a sometimes-fictional explanation for mysterious happenings. But one particular use for folklore needs a deeper look…because it’s beyond thrilling.
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    • 34 min
    REMASTERED – Episode 12: Half-Hanged

    REMASTERED – Episode 12: Half-Hanged

    It’s time to return to the colonial village of Hadley and reunite with the neighborhood witch, Mary Webster. All presented with modern production, fresh narration, and a brand new bonus story at the end.
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    • 27 min
    Episode 178: Opportunity

    Episode 178: Opportunity

    Some of the darkest moments in human history have taken place because of our hunger for a second chance, a better life, or a fresh start. But not all opportunities are guaranteed a bright and shiny outcome.
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    • 39 min
    REMASTERED – Episode 11: Black Stockings

    REMASTERED – Episode 11: Black Stockings

    In this remastered edition of a classic episode, we’ll revisit the folklore of changelings, and the tragic story of Bridget Cleary, with a brand new story at the end, plus refreshed narration and production, and music from Chad Lawson.
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    Episode Music: lorepodcast.com/music 

    Episode Sources: lorepodcast.com/sources 

    All the shows from Grim & Mild: www.grimandmild.com



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    • 28 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
119 Ratings

119 Ratings

Joey Bigornia ,

Love the Lore Multiverse

Love the podcast! Love the TV show! Eagerly awaiting the graphic novel 😊

Col.Z ,

BEST

Everything is greatly executed. Aaron’s good voice and how he told these stories makes everything exciting and informative. I’m not so fond of podcast but this one is so well told. THE BEST! Cheers!

jojodijo ,

this is a beautiful podcast.

been listening since this popped up.
if you are curious and love learning a bit of history with a bit of spookiness this is for you too!!

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