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Snap Judgment (Storytelling, with a BEAT) mixes real stories with killer beats to produce cinematic, dramatic, kick-ass radio. Snap’s raw, musical brand of storytelling dares listeners to see the world through the eyes of another.

Snap Judgment Snap Judgment

    • Arts
    • 4.7 • 10K Ratings

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Snap Judgment (Storytelling, with a BEAT) mixes real stories with killer beats to produce cinematic, dramatic, kick-ass radio. Snap’s raw, musical brand of storytelling dares listeners to see the world through the eyes of another.

Listen on Apple Podcasts
Requires subscription and macOS 11.4 or higher

    Raft of Passion - Snap Classic

    Raft of Passion - Snap Classic

    Mary needed to get away from her husband. A handsome stranger offered her a way out. All she had to do was participate in the strangest group experiment of all time.

    This story contains scenes of domestic abuse as well as sexual situations. Sensitive listeners, please be advised.

    Thank you, Mary Gidley, for sharing your story with Snap. Mary just released a memoir titled Point to Point.

    You can learn more about the Acali experiment in the incredible documentary The Raft. Hear from Mary and other participants as they relive the experiment on a life-size recreation of the raft. The Raft opened in theaters in the U.S. in 2019 and begins streaming on digital platforms in the U.S. on May 19, 2020.

    Special thanks to director Marcus Lindeen.

    Produced by John Fecile, original score by Leon Morimoto

    Artwork by: Sanaa Khan

    The beat doesn’t happen without YOU. Support Snap storytelling… stories you won’t hear anywhere else.

    Snap Classic - Season 13 - Episode 31

    • 36 min
    The Divine Feminine

    The Divine Feminine

    Yonis, vaginas, and sex were ALL forbidden language for Ashley and her conservative church-going Liberian mom. But when adult life got too big and too real those family secrets would be the one thing bringing them together.

    This story uses strong language, discusses sex and genitalia, and briefly mentions molestation. Sensitive listeners, please be advised.

    BIG thanks to Ashley Asatu and Janice Kennedy for sharing your story with us! Learn more about The Yoni Day Spa + check it out on Instagram.

    Produced by Regina Bediako, original score by Sandra Lawson-Ndu, artwork by Teo Ducot

    Season 13 - Episode 30

    • 27 min
    The Birth Dream - Snap Classic

    The Birth Dream - Snap Classic

    Andy Marra is on a mission to Korea in search of the mother she never knew with a secret she absolutely has to tell.

    Thank you, Andy, for sharing your story with Snap! Find out more about her advocacy work here.

    Produced by Regina Bediako, original score by Renzo Gorrio, artwork by Teo Ducot

    Snap Classic - Season 13 – Episode 29

    • 35 min
    Roommate Wanted

    Roommate Wanted

    Brian’s desperate for cash, until a random ghost writer answers his Craigslist ad for a roommate. Now, he's about to get more drama than he ever imagined.

    BIG thanks to Brian Boucher for sharing his story with Snap!

    Brian wrote about this experience in New York Magazine titled “My Roommate, The Diamond Thief.” Read more about it.

    Produced by Bo Walsh, original score by Dirk Schwarzhoff, artwork by Teo Ducot

    Season 13 - Episode 28

    • 34 min
    Greetings, Prophet! - Snap Classic

    Greetings, Prophet! - Snap Classic

    A mild-mannered theater professor attempts to stage a controversial play in a small East Texas town.

    This episode discusses drug use, sex, homophobia, and contains explicit language. Sensitive listeners, please be advised.

    Thank you to Joseph Magee, Justin Adams, Jennifer Ann Handy, and the rest of the cast and crew of Angels in America Kilgore College, 1999.

    BIG love and thanks to Raymond Caldwell, who retired after 54 years of teaching theater.

    This story was based on the Texas Monthly magazine article “When ‘Angels in America’ Came to East Texas” by Wes Ferguson.

    Special thanks also to the Texas Shakespeare Festival, Matthew Simpson, Helena de Groot, Kyle Henry, Katie Song and Colin Hyer.

    Produced by John Fecile, original score by Renzo Gorrio, artwork by Teo Ducot

    Snap Classic - Season 13 - Episode 27

    • 50 min
    The Roughhouse

    The Roughhouse

    A man washes up on shore in Sitka, Alaska and finds himself in the middle of an underground boxing show. It’s a place where you might duke it out with the bartender, the locals, or your own troubled past.

    This episode contains violence and strong language. Sensitive listeners, please be advised.

    Thank you, Jaed “The Stone” Coffin, for sharing your story with us! For more about Jaed’s story, check out his memoir Roughhouse Friday.

    Produced by Bo Walsh, original score by Doug Stuart, artwork by Teo Ducot

    Season 13 - Episode 26

    • 41 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
10K Ratings

10K Ratings

Symph-Sam ,

Beyond Impressed! Wrapt!!!

Glynn Washington has so much character, he IS a story all his own! The stories are definitely amazing though! I would definitely go to the live show! I found Spooked firts and after i listened to every episode… i had to have more so I came over to Snap Judgment! Not disappointed! Same Glynn, different stories, same greatness!

Boo Bear 51# ,

Too many re-runs since 2015.

I’ve been waiting for a new sory since 2015. I let months go by and check in... the-run. This was my number one podcast. I might have missed the new stories but every time I check in.... old stories. If you doing something else, let us OG’s know so we can move on cuz.., we still love you.

3gadapter ,

Y’all can do the dam thing.

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