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Obscura: A True Crime Podcast is a podcast about shining a spotlight on the darker things in life. It’s a podcast that takes a narrative approach to covering true stories. We cover murders, mysteries, missing persons, and more. We cover terrible acts in unflinching detail. Listener discretion is advised.

Episode 26: The Horrors of Humboldt County

Obscura A True Crime Podcast
October 17, 2018
Buried beneath a blanket of fog that seeps into a canopy of redwood and sequoia trees sits California's Humboldt County. Humboldt is a county that likes keeping its secrets close to the vest. Anyone who gets too close to finding out just what those secrets are is libel to be swallowed up whole, leaving nothing…

Episode 25: Fatal Insomnia

Obscura A True Crime Podcast
October 10, 2018
In today’s story we take a different approach. We’ve covered a multitude of killers. Some so awful they fill me with spite just recalling their name. But what if sleep were the killer… or the lack thereof? Insomnia? Could you literally be dying for sleep?  Make sure that thermostat is low and envelop yourself in…

Episode 24: Bryan Eugene Sweatt

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October 3, 2018
Sitting in a lot, surrounded by grass is an unassuming mobile home. But this home holds a secret. A tragedy. one that’s on equal footing with the Ronald DeFeo Jr. killings in Amityville. This week on Obscura: A True Crime P{odcast we’re covering Bryan Eugene Sweatt.Music: Cold Dead Drummers - WideawakeCold Dead Drummers - The SnakeShore…

Episode 23: Michael Vance's Week of Terror

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September 26, 2018
This week on Obscura: A True Crime Podcast we cover the manhunt of Michael Dale Vance Jr. Recently, many listeners have requested a clip-based episode. You asked. We listened. Writer:Heather SutfinMusic:CO.AG - Magnetic - Documentary Background MusicCO.AG - Dark Ambient Music - No one can help you hereCO.AG - Suspense Music - Post-apocalypticCO.AG - Sinister…

Episode 22: Sharon Lopatka

Obscura A True Crime Podcast
September 19, 2018
The story of Sharon Lopatka.Music: Faith No More - Naked in Front of the ComputerCO.AG The sky is on fire - Ambient MusicCO.AG - Background Music - LoopsCO.AG - Voicesinspectorj - ambiance machine factoryVanishing Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/Sources:See WebsiteLearn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Episode 21: Mr. Anime is Planning Something

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September 12, 2018
Today on Obscura we’re covering Trey Eric Sesler, because, back in 2012, Mr. Anime was planning something. Music:Living in the Dark - myuuFrom the Darkness - Haunting Atmospheric SoundscapeSabled Sun - Dreams without a FutureDark Ambient Background Music - A place hidden from godCold Dead Drummers - Sleeper - Light Spots♩♫ Sad Piano Music ♪♬ -…

Episode 20: The Chicago Sausage Factory Murder

Obscura A True Crime Podcast
August 29, 2018
Adolph Luetgert, Hans Muller, and the always present anxieties of a technology obsessed world that refuses to stay still. In this episode of Obscura: A True Crime Podcast we weave together true crime and folkore and find a common theme in both. Writer: Heather SutfinSources: See WebsiteMusic: Vanishing Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)Licensed under Creative Commons: By…

Episode 19: Gallaudet's Silent Killer

Obscura A True Crime Podcast
August 22, 2018
It's the early 2000s. A silent killer stalks the halls of Gallaudet University; a school for the deaf. Will Gallaudet University remain a sanctuary of silence; or is the university's secure measures only an illusion? Writer: Heather SutfinSources:Listed on WebsiteMusic: Vanishing Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/Dead Melodies - A Trial of…
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