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Weird Darkness: Stories of the Paranormal, Supernatural, Legends, Lore, Mysterious, Macabre, Unsolved

Darren Marlar
999 episodes
Award-winning podcast hosted by voice artist Darren Marlar who narrates true stories of crime, the unexplained, and paranormal.
* Ranked #2 in Podcast Magazine‘s “Best True Crime and Horror” podcasts for 2020
* Named one of the “Best Storytellers in Podcasting” in 2019 by Podcast Business Journal
* Darren Marlar’s narration of “The Tell-Tale Heart” won Bronze at HEAR NOW 2020 Podcast Palooza
* Reached #5 worldwide on the “HOT 50” chart for November 2020 by Podcast Magazine
* Finalist for”Storyteller-Drama” award for the “People’s Choice Podcast Awards” in 2019

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“THE FBI HUNTS DOWN THE NORTHSIDE SNIPER” #WeirdDarkness

“THE FBI HUNTS DOWN THE NORTHSIDE SNIPER” #WeirdDarkness This episode is sponsored by the Bizarre Times podcast. Hear interviews about some of the freakiest stuff like strange phenomena, odd places, weird rituals, creepy people, terrifying customs, true crime, and more! Get the podcast at http:/…

WEIRD DARKNESS RADIO SHOW: WEEKEND OF MAY 08, 2021

Hear the show as it airs! Find out what stations and times you can listen to the broadcast by visiting the CALENDAR page at WeirdDarkness.com: https://weirddarkness.com/events . And please SHARE Weird Darkness with someone who loves paranormal stories, true crime, monsters, or unsolved mysteries…

“THE END OF THE SNALLYGASTER” and 6 More True Disturbing Horror Stories! #WeirdDarkness

“THE END OF THE SNALLYGASTER” and 6 More True Disturbing Horror Stories! #WeirdDarkness Please SHARE Weird Darkness with someone who loves paranormal stories, true crime, monsters, or unsolved mysteries like you do! Recommending the show to others helps make it possible for me to keep doing the sh…

WOMAN TO MARRY CHANDELIER, ALIEN DNA IN PHARAOH, CHUPACABRA ARRIVES IN UFO, and MORE! #WeirdDarkNews

WOMAN TO MARRY CHANDELIER, ALIEN DNA IN PHARAOH, CHUPACABRA ARRIVES IN UFO, and MORE! #WeirdDarkNews Please SHARE this episode with others you know who like the paranormal, true crime, and all things dark! Sharing this episode with others helps make it possible for me to keep doing the show! SOURCE…

“THE TRUE STORY OF THE CROGLIN GRANGE VAMPIRE” and More Scary True Horror Stories! #WeirdDarkness

“THE TRUE STORY OF THE CROGLIN GRANGE VAMPIRE” and More Scary True Horror Stories! #WeirdDarkness IN THIS WEEKEND ARCHIVE EPISODE ORIGINALLY AIRED IN APRIL 2018: A man in the 1800s writes his autobiography, and it includes the true story of a centuries-old vampire! *** Best friends from high school…

“THE ENTITIES ON LINDLEY STREET” #WeirdDarkness

“THE ENTITIES ON LINDLEY STREET” #WeirdDarkness Please SHARE Weird Darkness with someone who loves paranormal stories, true crime, monsters, or unsolved mysteries like you do! Recommending the show to others helps make it possible for me to keep doing the show! IN THIS EPISODE: It might be lesser-…

“FIRST CONTACT” BY MURRAY LEINSTER #ThrillerThursday #WeirdDarkness

“FIRST CONTACT” BY MURRAY LEINSTER #ThrillerThursday #WeirdDarkness Please SHARE Weird Darkness with someone who loves paranormal stories, true crime, monsters, or unsolved mysteries like you do! Recommending the show to others helps make it possible for me to keep doing the show! IN THIS EPISODE:…

“HAUNTED MOJAVE PHONE BOOTH” and 9 More True Scary Paranormal Horror Stories! #WeirdDarkness

“HAUNTED MOJAVE PHONE BOOTH” and 9 More True Scary Paranormal Horror Stories! #WeirdDarkness Please SHARE Weird Darkness with someone who loves paranormal stories, true crime, monsters, or unsolved mysteries like you do! Recommending the show to others helps make it possible for me to keep doing t…

#ChurchOfTheUndead “JENNY THE TEENAGE WITCH” #WeirdDarkness

#ChurchOfTheUndead “JENNY THE TEENAGE WITCH” #WeirdDarkness MENTIONED IN THIS EPISODE, ALONG WITH SOURCES USED... (Over time links can and may become invalid, disappear, or have different content.) “'We're Not Leaving, No': Demons Tormented This Former Teenage Witch Until Jesus Set Her Free” by Sh…

“THE MYSTERIOUS DISAPPEARANCE OF FLIGHT 19” and 8 More Horrifying True Stories! #WeirdDarkness

“THE MYSTERIOUS DISAPPEARANCE OF FLIGHT 19” and 8 More Horrifying True Stories! #WeirdDarkness IN THIS ARCHIVE EPISODE FROM APRIL 2018: In 1945, “Flight 19” vanished in the Atlantic off the coast of Florida – and the mystery of what happened still terrifies aviators to this day. (The Mysterious Dis…

“ZANA: THE BIGFOOT THAT BRED WITH HUMANS” and More Freaky True Stories! #WeirdDarkness

“ZANA: THE BIGFOOT THAT BRED WITH HUMANS” and More Freaky True Stories! #WeirdDarkness This episode is sponsored by the Bizarre Times podcast. Hear interviews about some of the freakiest stuff like strange phenomena, odd places, weird rituals, creepy people, terrifying customs, true crime, and mor…

WEIRD DARKNESS RADIO: WEEKEND OF MAY 01, 2021

WEIRD DARKNESS RADIO: WEEKEND OF MAY 01, 2021 Hear the show as it airs! Find out what stations and times you can listen to the broadcast by visiting the CALENDAR page at WeirdDarkness.com: https://weirddarkness.com/events . And please SHARE Weird Darkness with someone who loves paranormal storie…

“THE BLACK-EYED KIDS SELFIE ON MY PHONE” and More Scary Paranormal Stories! #WeirdDarkness

“THE BLACK-EYED KIDS SELFIE ON MY PHONE” and More Scary Paranormal Stories! #WeirdDarkness Please SHARE Weird Darkness with someone who loves paranormal stories, true crime, monsters, or unsolved mysteries like you do! Recommending the show to others helps make it possible for me to keep doing the…

“STULL CEMETERY, THE GATEWAY TO HELL” and Other Creepy True Paranormal Stories! #WeirdDarkness

“STULL CEMETERY, THE GATEWAY TO HELL” and Other Creepy True Paranormal Stories! #WeirdDarkness Please SHARE Weird Darkness with someone who loves paranormal stories, true crime, monsters, or unsolved mysteries like you do! Recommending the show to others helps make it possible for me to keep doing…

“HAPPY WALPURGISNACHT, EVERYBODY!” #WeirdDarkness

“HAPPY WALPURGISNACHT, EVERYBODY!” #WeirdDarkness IN THIS EPISODE: “Walpurgis Night was when, according to the belief of millions of people, the devil was abroad—when the graves were opened and the dead came forth and walked. When all evil things of earth and air and water held revel.” – Bram Stoke…

“SNOWED IN AT THE SILVER LINE DINER” #WeirdDarkness #ThrillerThursday

“SNOWED IN AT THE SILVER LINE DINER” #WeirdDarkness #ThrillerThursday Please SHARE Weird Darkness with someone who loves paranormal stories, true crime, monsters, or unsolved mysteries like you do! Recommending the show to others helps make it possible for me to keep doing the show! IN THIS EPISOD…

“NOSFERATU: THE NIGHTMARE HISTORY AND TERRIFYING LEGACY OF A CLASSIC HORROR FILM” #WeirdDarkness

“NOSFERATU: THE NIGHTMARE HISTORY AND TERRIFYING LEGACY OF A CLASSIC HORROR FILM” #WeirdDarkness Please SHARE Weird Darkness with someone who loves paranormal stories, true crime, monsters, or unsolved mysteries like you do! Recommending the show to others helps make it possible for me to keep do…

“THE MYSTERIOUS BODY ‘DONATION’ OF HARRIET COLE” #WeirdDarkness

“THE MYSTERIOUS BODY ‘DONATION’ OF HARRIET COLE” #WeirdDarkness Please SHARE Weird Darkness with someone who loves paranormal stories, true crime, monsters, or unsolved mysteries like you do! Recommending the show to others helps make it possible for me to keep doing the show! IN THIS EPISODE: You…

“NFL PLAYER SAYS ‘I BELIEVE’”, “DINO ON SECURITY CAM”, and more Weird DarkNews! #WeirdDarkness

“NFL PLAYER SAYS ‘I BELIEVE’”, “DINO ON SECURITY CAM”, and more Weird DarkNews! #WeirdDarkness Please SHARE this episode with others you know who like the paranormal, true crime, and all things dark! Sharing this episode with others helps make it possible for me to keep doing the show! SOURCES AND…

“THE GRIM TRUE STORY BEHIND HANSEL AND GRETAL” and More Strange True Stories! #WeirdDarkness

“THE GRIM TRUE STORY BEHIND HANSEL AND GRETAL” and More Strange True Stories! #WeirdDarkness This episode is sponsored by the Bizarre Times podcast. Hear interviews about some of the freakiest stuff like strange phenomena, odd places, weird rituals, creepy people, terrifying customs, true crime, a…

WEIRD DARKNESS RADIO: WEEKEND OF APRIL 24-25, 2021 – HOURS 1 & 2

WEIRD DARKNESS RADIO: WEEKEND OF APRIL 24-25, 2021 – HOURS 1 & 2 Hear the show as it airs! Find out what stations and times you can listen to the broadcast by visiting the CALENDAR page at WeirdDarkness.com: https://weirddarkness.com/events . And please SHARE Weird Darkness with someone who love…

“BATTLE WITH A OUIJA BOARD ENTITY” and More True Scary Paranormal Horror Stories! #WeirdDarkness

“BATTLE WITH A OUIJA BOARD ENTITY” and More True Scary Paranormal Horror Stories! #WeirdDarkness Please SHARE Weird Darkness with someone who loves paranormal stories, true crime, monsters, or unsolved mysteries like you do! Recommending the show to others helps make it possible for me to keep do…

“THE DEMON LEAPER” and 7 More Scary TRUE Paranormal Horror Stories! #WeirdDarkness

“THE DEMON LEAPER” and 7 More Scary TRUE Paranormal Horror Stories! #WeirdDarkness Please SHARE Weird Darkness with someone who loves paranormal stories, true crime, monsters, or unsolved mysteries like you do! Recommending the show to others helps make it possible for me to keep doing the show! I…

“NOBODY BELIEVES MY PARANORMAL STORY” and More Terrifying True Stories! #WeirdDarkness

“NOBODY BELIEVES MY PARANORMAL STORY” and More Terrifying True Stories! #WeirdDarkness Please SHARE Weird Darkness with someone who loves paranormal stories, true crime, monsters, or unsolved mysteries like you do! Recommending the show to others helps make it possible for me to keep doing the sho…

“A HOLY TERROR” by AMBROSE BIERCE #CreepypastaThursday #WeirdDarkness

“A HOLY TERROR” by AMBROSE BIERCE #CreepypastaThursday #WeirdDarkness Please SHARE Weird Darkness with someone who loves paranormal stories, true crime, monsters, or unsolved mysteries like you do! Recommending the show to others helps make it possible for me to keep doing the show! IN THIS EPISOD…

“HOW TO GET RICH BY STEALING AND SELLING CHILDREN” and More Horrifying True Stories! #WeirdDarkness

“HOW TO GET RICH BY STEALING AND SELLING CHILDREN” and More Horrifying True Stories! #WeirdDarkness Please SHARE Weird Darkness with someone who loves paranormal stories, true crime, monsters, or unsolved mysteries like you do! Recommending the show to others helps make it possible for me to keep …

“DJINN – TERRORS OF THE UNIVERSE” and 2 More Strange True Stories! #WeirdDarkness

“DJINN – TERRORS OF THE UNIVERSE” and 2 More Strange True Stories! #WeirdDarkness Please SHARE Weird Darkness with someone who loves paranormal stories, true crime, monsters, or unsolved mysteries like you do! Recommending the show to others helps make it possible for me to keep doing the show! IN…

WHAT DOES THE BIBLE SAY ABOUT BIGFOOT? #ChurchOfTheUndead

WHAT DOES THE BIBLE SAY ABOUT BIGFOOT? 
 CORRESPONDING “WEIRD DARKNESS” EPISODE… “DO YOU BELIEVE?” True Encounters of Bigfoot, the UFO Connection, Portals, and More: https://weirddarkness.com/archives/9168 MENTIONED IN THIS EPISODE, ALONG WITH SOURCES USED... (Over time links can and may become …

Introducing "In God We Lust"

Listen to the whole season commercial-free at wondery.fm/IGWL_WeirdDarkness A woman named Becki is lounging by the pool at the Fontainebleau Hotel when she decides to proposition a strapping pool attendant. Go on a date with her...and her husband. What begins as an unconventional proposition will …

“DO YOU BELIEVE?” True Encounters of Bigfoot, the UFO Connection, Portals, and More! #WeirdDarkness

Do you like the thumbnail? You can get it on merchandise - available now in the Weird Darkness store at https://weirddarkness.com/store ! “DO YOU BELIEVE?” True Encounters of Bigfoot, the UFO Connection, Portals, and More! #WeirdDarkness Please SHARE Weird Darkness with someone who loves paranorm…