19 episodes

An independent podcast on Philippine true crime and mystery stories.

Stories After Dark Stories After Dark

    • True Crime
    • 4.9, 181 Ratings

An independent podcast on Philippine true crime and mystery stories.

    The Demonic Possession of Clarita Villanueva (1953)

    The Demonic Possession of Clarita Villanueva (1953)

    In May 1953, before newspapers around the world heavily featured the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, their attention was on an 18-year old girl named Clarita Villanueva who was locked up in the Old Bilibid Prison. For two weeks, she kept on screaming that she was being attacked by two demons until American pastor Lester Sumrall came to exorcise her. • This story was suggested by listener Sam Lichauco via email. • Episode photos: instagram.com/p/CA0L9HTJHyo / References: storiesafterdark.home.blog / Facebook page: facebook.com/storiesafterdarkph / Twitter: twitter.com/afterdarkph / For feedback or story suggestions: storiesafterdarkph@gmail.com

    • 21 min
    The Abduction and Murder of Kae Davantes (2013)

    The Abduction and Murder of Kae Davantes (2013)

    25-year old advertising executive Kae Davantes went out with her friends one Friday night in 2013. She was found dead the next morning, an hour away from both her house in Las Piñas and Bonifacio Global City where she was last seen. • Listener discretion is advised due to the graphic nature of this story. • Episode photos: instagram.com/p/B_9rYvkpoQ2 / References: storiesafterdark.home.blog / Facebook page: facebook.com/storiesafterdarkph / Twitter: twitter.com/afterdarkph / For feedback or story suggestions: storiesafterdarkph@gmail.com

    • 17 min
    The Manila Hostage Massacre (2010)

    The Manila Hostage Massacre (2010)

    The Philippines' notoriously slow justice system caused a former police captain to hijack a bus full of Hong Kong tourists in Rizal Park, ending in the death of 9 people. • Listener discretion is advised due to the graphic nature of this story. • Episode photos: instagram.com/p/B_DJKqppvM6 / References: storiesafterdark.home.blog / Facebook page: facebook.com/storiesafterdarkph / Twitter: twitter.com/afterdarkph / For feedback or story suggestions: storiesafterdarkph@gmail.com • Special acknowledgments: (41:40) / Podcast trailer for The Asian Madness Podcast: (42:58)

    • 43 min
    Mount Makiling and Its Guardian Spirit Maria Makiling

    Mount Makiling and Its Guardian Spirit Maria Makiling

    Out of the more than 600 hundred mountains in the Philippines, Laguna's Mount Makiling, though technically a dormant volcano, is probably the most popular in terms of folklore, with a multitude of stories about the "diwata" or fairy who guards it. • Episode photos: instagram.com/p/B-YBKPjnOHU / References: storiesafterdark.home.blog / Facebook page: facebook.com/storiesafterdarkph / Twitter: twitter.com/afterdarkph / For feedback or story suggestions: storiesafterdarkph@gmail.com

    • 11 min
    The Ozone Disco Fire (1996)

    The Ozone Disco Fire (1996)

    In 1996, hundreds of young people flocked to Ozone Disco along Timog Ave. in Quezon City, Metro Manila, not knowing that most of them would no longer come out of the nightclub alive. • Listener discretion is advised due to the graphic nature of this story. • Episode photos: instagram.com/p/B-CiQKXHOAU / References: storiesafterdark.home.blog / Facebook page: facebook.com/storiesafterdarkph / Twitter: twitter.com/afterdarkph / For feedback or story suggestions: storiesafterdarkph@gmail.com

    • 18 min
    The Baguio Massacre (2014)

    The Baguio Massacre (2014)

    Everyone was shocked when news broke out in 2014 about a massacre committed in the barangay of Kayang-Hilltop in Baguio City. Five people were killed, four of them only minors, in what has been considered a city with one of the lowest crime rates in the Philippines and in Southeast Asia. • Listener discretion is advised due to the graphic nature of this story. • Episode photos: instagram.com/p/B8_4IexHLQu / References: storiesafterdark.home.blog / Facebook page: facebook.com/storiesafterdarkph / Twitter: twitter.com/afterdarkph / For feedback or story suggestions: storiesafterdarkph@gmail.com

    • 13 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
181 Ratings

181 Ratings

zowycasan ,

Hair raising stories 👌🏼

It’s hard to come by a true crimes podcast to binge but this one is gold. I love everything about it, from the pace to the chilling music. You won’t regret this. Let’s listen and be frightened.

peachfuzz56 ,

Nakakakilabot

Awesome story telling! Di ko aakalaing may ganito na podcast

samonthehill ,

Thought Provoking

Keep up the good work and looking forward for more.

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