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By Bryan H | Articles and discussion relating to the Serial Podcast produced by WBEZ Chicago. And between seasons, branching out further into the podcasting world. (this magazine has no official connection to Serial -- just a fan! Follow me on Twitter @twoheadedbah)

INSPIRING MINDS SERIESAn Evening withSarah Koenig & Julie Snyder | Beth El Synagogue

INSPIRING MINDS SERIES<br>An Evening with<br>Sarah Koenig & Julie Snyder<p><i>Photo Credit: Nick Caito</i><p>7:00 PM · Wednesday, May 10, 2017 <i><br>Beth El Synagogue</i><p>Sarah …

'Pretty accurate': S-Towners are proud to be podcasted – except for a few things

Residents are mostly happy with their ‘shit town’ featured in an explosively popular new podcast, but there are some minor details they’d like to clear up<p>The Green Pond Grocery serves as a sort of central agora for Woodstock, Alabama. It’s where people come to pick up lunch plates, cigarettes and …

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S-Town Podcast

Brian Reed and Julie Snyder talk about how S-Town came together, and answer some of the questions people have had after listening to the show. …

Longform Podcast #239: Brian Reed

Brian Reed, a senior producer at <i>This American Life</i>, is the host of <i>S-Town</i>.“It’s a story about the remarkableness of what could be called an …

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S-Town producer Julie Snyder: Don't call it the next Serial

Don’t call it <i>Serial</i> season 3, or even a true-crime podcast for that matter. In fact, there’s not really a genre that best fits <i>S-Town</i>, the latest …

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Liked ‘Serial’? Here’s Why the True-Crime Podcast ‘S-Town’ Is Better

In 2014, the true-crime podcast “Serial” began like this: A tipster asked a radio journalist to investigate a murder. “S-Town,” the new narrative podcast from the creators of “Serial,” kicks off in a similar fashion. This time, the tipster is John B. McLemore, an eccentric antique clock restorer …

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Music From S-Town, by Daniel Hart

jennyspringfield Calming, yet interesting. Instrumentals w/ catchy synthesized beats, and violins that sound like people used to play, in the "good …

The Serial Creators’ Next Podcast Series Sounds Like a Juicy, Bingeable Delight

The crew behind <i>Serial</i> — the hit <i>This American Life–</i>spinoff podcast whose first season lit the internet on fire, whipped up true-crime obsessives, and …

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STG Presents<p>Serial:<br>Sarah Koenig & Julie Snyder<p>Binge-Worthy Journalism: Backstage with the Creators of SERIAL, Sarah Koenig & Julie …

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JAD ABUMRAD (HOST OF RADIOLAB)<p>@Joan Sutherland Theatre<p>GUT CHURN <br></br> <b>The Radiolab host and creator takes us behind the scenes on what it took to</b> …

The Soldier Donald Trump Called a Traitor

The case of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, an American soldier who, after leaving his post, was held hostage by the Taliban for five years, became a recurring theme of Donald Trump’s unruly campaign speeches.<p>In August 2015, Mr. Trump fired up a New Hampshire crowd by calling Sergeant Bergdahl “a dirty rotten …

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Adnan Syed’s lawyers files for a new bail hearing

In June of this year, a judge in Baltimore ordered a new trial for Adnan Syed, a man who was convicted of murdering his ex-girlfriend in 1999—and …

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18 Creepy True Crime Podcasts That'll Keep You Up At Night

Sweet dreams.<p>Note: Submissions have been edits for length/clarity.

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Julie Snyder: Serially great journalism

UC Santa Cruz alumna, who will receive this year’s Alumni Achievement Award, talks about making the hit podcast Serial and how her college years laid …

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On the Emerging Trend of Adapting Podcasts into TV Shows and Movies

Popular podcasts like <i>Serial</i> and <i>StartUp</i> are going Hollywood. What does this mean for the evolving podcast industry?<p>As reported on Deadline, ABC …

Review: 'The Night Of' is the great drama HBO badly needs right now

hbo<p>There’s his name about a minute into the opening credits of <i>The Night Of</i>: James Gandolfini.<p>That Gandolfini, who died three years ago, is still …

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Read This: Why Adnan Syed probably won’t get a new trial

As previously reported, last week a Baltimore City Circuit Court judge granted Adnan Syed a new trial for his conviction in the 1999 murder of his …

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Judge Orders New Trial for Adnan Syed

Last week, when I saw the news that Judge Martin P. Welch granted Adnan a new trial, I happened to be on Skype with our Executive Producer Julie …

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This American Life

This American Life, New York, New York. 1,130,745 likes · 5,508 talking about this. Each week we choose a theme, and bring you different stories on …