17 episodes

A paranormal podcast about the highly strange and weirdly unknown. Join us on our supernatural adventures as we explore the people, places, and phenomena, outside popular consciousness. 

The Q Files Shane McClelland & Lori Gum

    • Documentary
    • 5.0, 29 Ratings

A paranormal podcast about the highly strange and weirdly unknown. Join us on our supernatural adventures as we explore the people, places, and phenomena, outside popular consciousness. 

    S1E16 - Phantom of Flatwoods

    S1E16 - Phantom of Flatwoods

    This paranormal adventure has Shane and Lori exploring the legend of the Phantom of Flatwoods - a mysterious alien-cryptid from West Virginia.
    The Phantom of Flatwoods is also known as: the Braxton County Monster, The Green Monster, and most famously as, The Flatwoods Monster.
    The astonishing event was the talk of the small town. It made local news, national news, world news - later even ending up in video games like Zelda and Fallout. It was rated as the #11 story of 1952.
    Be Weird. Stay Curious.
    If you enjoyed this curious alien cryptid episode - tell your friends and leave a review.
    Your hosts, Shane McClelland and Lori Gum, are curious explorers of the weird and strange. They co-created the hit series 'Queer Ghost Hunters' and together with their team of paranormal experts explore the strange, the unknown, and the phenomena outside popular consciousness.
    The Q Files has been rated as one of the best paranormal podcasts by: Feedspot, Vurbl, and Queerty.
    Connect with us on Facebook at: The Q Files Podcast; and on Twitter & Instagram at: TheQFilesPod
    We'd love to hear from you.
    The music in this episode was provided by 'Sounds Like An Earful' and is titled: "The 8-Bit Forest"

    • 10 min
    S1E15 - Ghost Train

    S1E15 - Ghost Train

    The ghost train investigation has Shane and Lori in the field and haunting the railroad. Hundreds of people over the years have claimed to have seen the ghost train traveling across its familiar tracks. It has been witnessed that clocks and watches stop as the translucent, spectral train image passes in front of them. Sometimes people even see phantom smoke belch from the train stack as it approaches.
    Listen in to see what they find.
    Be Weird. Stay Curious. If you liked this episode, tell a friend, or leave a review.
    Your hosts, Shane McClelland and Lori Gum, are curious explorers of the weird and strange. They co-created the hit series 'Queer Ghost Hunters' and together with their team of paranormal experts explore the strange, the unknown, and the phenomena outside popular consciousness.
    Connect with us on Facebook at: The Q Files Podcast; and on Twitter & Instagram at: TheQFilesPod
    We'd love to hear from you.
    The music in this episode was provided by 'Sounds Like An Earful.'

    • 20 min
    S1E14 - The Crosswick Monster

    S1E14 - The Crosswick Monster

    This paranormal adventure has Shane and Lori exploring the legend of The Crosswick Monster - a mysterious cryptid from Ohio.


    Cryptids are animals that have not been proven to exist - like Bigfoot. However, as you'll learn, the cryptid from Crosswick is a reptilian monster that was seen by many folks before mysteriously vanishing.


    Be Weird. Stay Curious.


    If you enjoyed this curious cryptid episode - tell your friends and leave a review.


    Your hosts, Shane McClelland and Lori Gum, are curious explorers of the weird and strange. They co-created the hit series 'Queer Ghost Hunters' and together with their team of paranormal experts explore the strange, the unknown, and the phenomena outside popular consciousness.


    Connect with us on Facebook at: The Q Files Podcast; and on Twitter & Instagram at: TheQFilesPod


    We'd love to hear from you.


    The music in this episode was provided by 'Sounds Like An Earful' and is titled: "Suspicion Rising," "Greed," and "Grit"

    • 16 min
    S1E13 - Stigmata Minisode Update

    S1E13 - Stigmata Minisode Update

    An exciting update to our last episode - Stigmata. This paranormal minisode includes a riveting find by Lori, and a supernatural question from Shane. If you have any additional finds or thoughts of your own, please let us know on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram.
    We encourage you to listen to our full Stigmata episode before this, if you have not. From last week's spooky stigmata episode:
    Stigmata is the supernatural appearance of wounds that mimic the wounds of Jesus Christ during his crucifixion.
    If coronavirus/covid-19 has you staying home and avoiding others, if you've already binged the Tiger King Joe Exotic 17 times, join Shane and Lori on an exciting paranormal adventure that travels through time exploring occurrences of stigmata.
    In this supernatural Easter themed episode of The Q Files, we'll discuss the history of stigmata and share the stories of modern stigmatists, Cloretta 'Cocoa' Robinson and Rhoda Wise.
    Be Weird. Stay Curious.
    If you enjoyed this stimulating stigmatic episode - tell your friends and leave a review.
    Your hosts, Shane McClelland and Lori Gum, are curious explorers of the weird and strange. They co-created the hit series 'Queer Ghost Hunters' and together with their team of paranormal experts explore the strange, the unknown, and the phenomena outside popular consciousness.
    Connect with us on Facebook at: The Q Files Podcast; and on Twitter & Instagram at: TheQFilesPod
    We'd love to hear from you.
    The music in this episode was provided by 'Sounds Like An Earful' and is titled: "Just One Last Thing"

    • 4 min
    S1E12 - Stigmata

    S1E12 - Stigmata

    Stigmata is the supernatural appearance of wounds that mimic the wounds of Jesus Christ during his crucifixion.
    If coronavirus/covid-19 has you staying home and avoiding others, if you've already binged the Tiger King Joe Exotic 17 times, join Shane and Lori on an exciting paranormal adventure that travels through time exploring occurrences of stigmata.
    In this supernatural Easter themed episode of The Q Files, we'll discuss the history of stigmata and share the stories of modern stigmatists, Cloretta 'Cocoa' Robinson and Rhoda Wise.
    Be Weird. Stay Curious.
    If you enjoyed this stimulating stigmatic episode - tell your friends and leave a review.
    Your hosts, Shane McClelland and Lori Gum, are curious explorers of the weird and strange. They co-created the hit series 'Queer Ghost Hunters' and together with their team of paranormal experts explore the strange, the unknown, and the phenomena outside popular consciousness.
    Connect with us on Facebook at: The Q Files Podcast; and on Twitter & Instagram at: TheQFilesPod
    We'd love to hear from you.
    The music in this episode was provided by 'Sounds Like An Earful' and is titled: "Battle At Dawn" and "Just One Last Thing"

    • 25 min
    S1E11 - Lady Wonder - Psychic Horse

    S1E11 - Lady Wonder - Psychic Horse

    This psychic paranormal adventure takes Shane and Lori through the archives to discover the famous Lady Wonder.


    Lady was a super natural horse, and with the help of her owner Claudia, amazed crowds of folks for decades. Providing psychic guidance and solving crimes for the police.


    Be Weird. Stay Curious.


    If you enjoyed this paranormal, equine episode - tell your friends and leave a review.


    Your hosts, Shane McClelland and Lori Gum, are curious explorers of the weird and strange. They co-created the hit series 'Queer Ghost Hunters' and together with their team of paranormal experts explore the strange, the unknown, and the phenomena outside popular consciousness.


    Connect with us on Facebook at: The Q Files Podcast; and on Twitter & Instagram at: TheQFilesPod


    We'd love to hear from you.


    The music in this episode was provided by 'Sounds Like An Earful' and is titled: "Nothing But Trouble"

    • 19 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
29 Ratings

29 Ratings

Dereleaked88 ,

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The Q Files is a must listen for anyone interested in the paranormal and unexplained, from those with mild curiosity to the hardcore fans. The hosts are engaging and informative, and the podcasts are topics are varied. This is a must add to your podcast rotation. Give them a listen and subscribe now!

Jrrn1221 ,

Love it!

I simply love hearing Shane and Lori’s ghost adventures.

Jessi Sage ,

i'm hooked!

this show sucked me in from the start - shane and lori do a great job of keeping you engaged while also being informative. their view on the paranormal is extremely refreshing. highly recommend for enthusiasts of spooky stuff!

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