94 episodes

Spooked features true-life supernatural stories, told firsthand by people who can barely believe it happened themselves. Be afraid. Created in the dark of night, by Snap Judgment and WNYC Studios.
WNYC Studios is a listener-supported producer of other leading podcasts, including Radiolab, On the Media, Death, Sex & Money, Nancy and many others.
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Snap Judgment Presents: Spooked WNYC

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Spooked features true-life supernatural stories, told firsthand by people who can barely believe it happened themselves. Be afraid. Created in the dark of night, by Snap Judgment and WNYC Studios.
WNYC Studios is a listener-supported producer of other leading podcasts, including Radiolab, On the Media, Death, Sex & Money, Nancy and many others.
© WNYC Studios

Listen on Apple Podcasts
Requires subscription and macOS 11.4 or higher

    Season VI News + “Paint it Black”

    Season VI News + “Paint it Black”

    You’ve waited. You have kept the faith. And at long last… it is RISEN. Spooked Season VI returns 9/3/21!

    Get ready for 26 brand NEW episodes crafted in the dark of night. To listen to all episodes of Spooked as they’re released subscribe to the Luminary channel on Apple Podcasts. 

    And just to give you a taste of what’s in store, we’re sharing a story with you from the catacombs that’s never been widely released...

    “Paint it Black”

    The most down-to-earth family you will ever meet brushes up with evil forces. Brian, Christian, Mary, and Bridget Mahovlic share what happened to them when they came face-to-face with something demonic.

    Thank you to Brian, Christian, Mary, and Bridget Mahovlic for sharing your story with Spooked!

    Produced by Eliza Smith, original score by Leon Morimoto

    Be afraid.

    • 22 min
    Ghostlighted

    Ghostlighted

    Ellie’s mom doesn’t believe her when she says the house is haunted. But when a shadow man appears in Ellie’s closet doorway one night, Ellie wonders: who can she turn to?


    Thank you, Ellie, for sharing your story with us here at Spooked.


    Produced by Greta Weber, original score by Richard Haig.

    Old Church Road

    Old Church Road

    Chantal’s dad insists the house is fine. Chantal’s mom says the place is haunted and gives her the creeps. Chantal doesn’t want to pick sides, but she knows her mom is onto something.



    This episode contains mention of suicide and massacres, sensitive listeners please be advised.



    Thank you, Chantal, for sharing your story with us!



    Produced by Zoë Ferrigno, original score by Dakim.

    Florence in the Machine, Part 2

    Florence in the Machine, Part 2

    We hear from Jane, the ICU nurse, again. This time, she’s battling paranormal forces… inside one of the hospital’s medication-dispensing machines. Part two of a two-part story.



    Thank you, Jane, for sharing your story with us!



    Produced by Annie Nguyen, original score by Renzo Gorrio

    Florence in the Machine, Part 1

    Florence in the Machine, Part 1

    Jane is a nurse in the ICU at a major hospital. She’s seen it all; she’s unflappable. That is, until her new patient Maggie comes on the ward and starts telling Jane she can see everyone in the hospital who’s just died. Part one of a two-part story.



    Thank you, Jane, for sharing your story with us!



    Produced by Annie Nguyen, original score by Renzo Gorrio

    Don't Wanna Fright No More

    Don't Wanna Fright No More

    When singer/songwriter & former frontwoman of the Alabama Shakes, Brittany Howard, comes up against a hostile spirit in her home, she has to decide: who’s going to get to stay? Brittany... or the ghost?

    • 43 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
11.2K Ratings

11.2K Ratings

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Great podcast

A scary well produced podcast. With very interesting stories. This and blue collar hour podcast are my favorites

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Best podcast ever

I love the goat, he could be in a horror movie. The stories are also amazing. Love this podcast

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Great podcast with wonderful storytelling! Just started and have been binging non-stop!

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