S-Town is a podcast hosted by Brian Reed from Serial Productions, a New York Times company. The story follows a man named John who despises his Alabama town and decides to do something about it. He asks Brian to investigate the son of a wealthy family who's allegedly been bragging that he got away w
Artist Serial Productions
Track Count 7
Release Date 3/28/17
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shemdani shared a tip "Bib county Alabama is a real place 😎"
Michael.Dix shared a tip "Even more gripping than Serial"
Tante143 shared a tip "GREAT REAL STORY! First Podcast that ever made me CRY from Shock!"
Tante143 shared a tip "First Podcast that ever made me GASP & CRY !"
Tante143 shared a tip "One of my all time fave podcasts."
heyjoelle shared a tip "This is show is a work of art and a labor of love, beautifully produced."
mark_mavel shared a tip "Might trigger certain people"
kentongewecke shared a tip "Twists I didn't see coming."
anna_lansky shared a tip "Hard to believe it's a true story. Kept having to remind myself. Captivating"
michael_sanders_3764 shared a tip "Yes, I think so. I remember enjoying it, but don't remember the details of the story."
clevergirl shared a tip "Listen to this. You will not be sorry."
chaz_kuhn shared a tip "Wow! Wild story"
amanda_messmer shared a tip "Always trying to keep up with armchair expert!"
Catepa shared a tip "Couldn’t stop. Listened to the whole thing in one day."
stephanie_ellis_5569 shared a tip "I recommend this to everyone, and each person that starts it ALWAYS finishes it. Such a wild ride."
kayla_mahler shared a tip "Loves this one! So addicting"
rebecca_wangler shared a tip "Such a cool & unique podcast. Never would have thought about telling a story like this."
dana_mondello shared a tip "Omg yes its wild"
dan_conway shared a tip "A masterpiece."
emily_ware shared a tip "One of my favorite podcasts!"
gina_compilli-diaz shared a tip "Loved this, such interesting chatacters"
windy_gibson shared a tip "One of the best podcasts ever!"
jason_swarts shared a tip "This was an insanely well put together story. I binged this podcast and finished it in a day. I would highly recommend."
cody_tevis shared a tip "Probably the best narrative based journalistic podcast I’ve ever listened to. I’ve probably listened 5 times now."
elizabeth_doherty_614 shared a tip "Haven’t listened to anything new in awhile but the last thing I finished was Detective Trapp"
shanna_edgington shared a tip "Plot twists"
tori_oliver shared a tip "So. Freaking. Good. I got totally attached to the main character and the twists are wild."
junebetty_abbott shared a tip "I really enjoyed it! It doesn’t have a happy, uplifting mood to it so prepare for that. However, it was super interesting!!"
hayley_walker_6539 shared a tip "Yes! Wholly unrelated, but I love the Astonishing Legends podcast"
leza_palguta shared a tip "It’s soooo good!"
sara_bell_2568 shared a tip "Yes, this was amazing! The main character is very complex and great storytelling"
trevor_wood_6446 shared a tip "American Skyjacker, Dr Death, NBC Dateline, Up and Vanished S1 and 2 , Crimetown season 1, Dirty John..."
karen_sikes shared a tip "Honestly, the hook for me was within the first few minutes of the first episode."
hannah_sophia_1743 shared a tip "I had to pick podcasts but I never listen to podcasts so don't pay attention to them lol"
miles_jonaro shared a tip "An iteresting and heartbreaking look into someone's life. Highly recommend."
emalie_styles shared a tip "My favorite murder for true crime. Ladies and Tangents for comedy."
caroline_zimmer shared a tip "Yes! Very dark, but one of the best podcasts I’ve ever listened, too."
dawn_mcgoey shared a tip "Sorry for not replying. If you haven’t listened to it, it is a tale of a most interesting man in a small town. I loved it."
renee_bucalo shared a tip "Listen to the entire thing beginning to end!"
milne_brassard shared a tip "Ultra loved it"
jeanne_vavruska shared a tip "Fantastic from beginning to end. Great story, funny, sad, shocking. It has it all."
peter_pizzati shared a tip "Brilliant"
stephanie_merrell shared a tip "I like it! Pretty interesting"
jason_arnone shared a tip "HEAVY REAL F-ED UP STORY"
izabelle_wensley shared a tip "This podcast was #gritty and #powerful. Time to rethink how we perceive small town America."
rachel_doliveira shared a tip "Hmm Broken Hearts?"
alicia182 shared a tip "Unexpected, captivating, poignant & hilarious all at once. Left me wanting more."
dorothy_conway shared a tip "I listened to it shortly after it came out. Fascinating. Great long form serial documentary."
rj_ware shared a tip "Atlanta monster also v good"
caroline_dozier shared a tip "It’s a series so you kinda have to listen to all of it to understand the story. Let me know what you think if you listen"
dianne_bracken shared a tip "Starts out like Serial but then takes a huge left turn into wonderful"
joni_lui shared a tip "Yes! If you like investigative journal, this is a good one."
tanita_abrahamson shared a tip "STown is the one that got me hooked on the true life documentary style do it would be this one"
heidi_stevens shared a tip "Fascinating, mystifying, and wistful. If compelling stories about outsiders is your thing, you need to listen to this one."
nancy_vetter shared a tip "Wonderful narrator and the hot mess of the main character is unforgettable."
phil_larabie shared a tip "Very good, true story"
paula_walker_9882 shared a tip "One of the best"
paula_walker_9882 shared a tip "Don’t miss it. Unique"
eden_klein shared a tip "Great storytelling"
doug_dye shared a tip "I thought it was very well done. The main guy has an unforgettable personality...very "Tiger King" -ish."
tara_mcdonough shared a tip "@jenna_hayden2049 For nonfiction, Guru is pretty good as well as The Wonderland Murders. Fiction- Limetown."
donna_digiacomo shared a tip "Its been years since I listened, I honestly can’t remember! 😂🤦🏼♀️"
domino.vixen shared a tip "Yes, highly recommended"
liz_gerger shared a tip "Probably the most absorbing thing NPR has produced since Serial. Twists and turns!"
leslie_gobbel shared a tip "One of my favorite podcasts ever!"
lizzy_johnstone shared a tip "It started a bit slow and developed into a really fascinating story about a man and his clocks."