24 episodes

“Fast-paced, captivating, and completely surprising.” —New York Times-bestselling author Megan Miranda.

A true-crime podcast host is roped into a decades-old murder when someone calls into her show with a staggering reveal: the person who went to prison for the crime didn’t do it. To seek the truth, she forms an unlikely alliance with the victim’s son, who has his own reasons for digging up the past. But when the anonymous threats begin, warning them to stop, they must decide if finding the real killer is worth the cost. 

Dead Air is a Realm production created by Gwenda Bond and written by Gwenda Bond, Rachel Caine, and Carrie Ryan. Listen Away.

Dead Air Realm

    • Fiction
    • 4.5 • 148 Ratings

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“Fast-paced, captivating, and completely surprising.” —New York Times-bestselling author Megan Miranda.

A true-crime podcast host is roped into a decades-old murder when someone calls into her show with a staggering reveal: the person who went to prison for the crime didn’t do it. To seek the truth, she forms an unlikely alliance with the victim’s son, who has his own reasons for digging up the past. But when the anonymous threats begin, warning them to stop, they must decide if finding the real killer is worth the cost. 

Dead Air is a Realm production created by Gwenda Bond and written by Gwenda Bond, Rachel Caine, and Carrie Ryan. Listen Away.

Listen on Apple Podcasts
Requires subscription and macOS 11.4 or higher

    The Murder

    The Murder

    Meet the victim: Margaret Heather Graham, also known as Peg. She was new to the horse racing scene, didn’t keep her opinions to herself, and had a lot of enemies.

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    Who Killed Peg?

    Who Killed Peg?

    The most obvious suspect is always the husband. Dick Carlisle’s alibi may be weak, but did he have a motive?

    Dirty Racing

    Dirty Racing

    There’s a darker side to horse racing: drugs, death, and dishonesty. Peg had big plans to clean up the industry. Did that make her a target?

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    The Prison Interview

    The Prison Interview

    Mackenzie goes to prison to interview convicted murderer Brandon McDonal. It doesn’t go well.

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    Secret Society

    Secret Society

    Dig too deeply into the murder of Peg Graham, and you're bound to come across a reference to the Order of St. Franklin. Who are they and could they be involved?

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    Rest in Peace

    Rest in Peace

    After news of a shocking death, Mackenzie receives a dangerous gift.

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Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
148 Ratings

148 Ratings

Whyarenicknamesnecessary ,

This was fun

What a fun show! I really enjoyed listening to the story as the mystery unfolded.

accessibilityforall ,

So Good!

I literally gasped out loud at the turning point in the story. Really creative writing and a great listen.

EThornberry ,

Wow

This was definitely worth the listen ! Such a fan of “Mackenzie” ! I need more !!

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