Following a successful launch in 2019 with Politics and Rugby, Podcast Live is pleased to announce a new event for 2020.
Podcast Live: Crime will run over two evenings (7th and 8th April), at the famous Victorian theatre Wilton’s Music Hall, recently refurbished but retaining all its 19th century splendour, which is based in London’s Whitechapel district – probably the most famous crime scene in history.
Tuesday 7th April features
“Unheard: The Fred and Rose West Tapes” – a recent chart topping podcast, from Howard Sounes. In 1994, Howard began investigating a case of serial murder in an English cathedral city. A married couple, Fred and Rose West, had killed at least twelve women and girls, including their own daughter. Uncovering their secrets as a journalist and author of the book, “Fred & Rose”, Howard recorded his enquiries and interviews on cassette tape. Twenty-five years on, Howard has revisited these previously unheard tapes.
“RedHanded” with Suruthi and Hannah. RedHanded is a true crime podcast that offers a weekly dose of murder, wit and “WTFs” delivered with all the facts, anecdotal tangents aplenty, serious societal scrutiny and real BRITISH flavour. RedHanded prides itself on looking past all of the sensational headlines and getting to the truth of every murder, cult, serial killer or bizarre and macabre story they delve into. So, join them, plug in, sit back and prepare for scares.
“UK True Crime” The weekly UK True Crime Podcast is the home of UK true crime. Adam Lloyd examines lesser known UK cases in depth, talks to true crime authors, reviews products/shows and interviews other experts in the field of UK True Crime to offer you the very best insight and analysis.
Wednesday 8th April features
“A Stab In The Dark”: Best-selling author Mark Billingham presents a crime fiction podcast series bringing together the very best super-sleuths from literature and television. Brought to you by Alibi TV channel, each episode of A Stab In The Dark sees a set of two brand new guests from the worlds of TV and books assemble to discuss the inner workings of crime fiction.
“Drunk Women Solving Crime”: A true crime podcast with a twist…of lime. Join writer/comedian hosts Hannah George, Catie Wilkins and Taylor Glenn as they welcome top guests from comedians to crime writers to test out their drunk detective skills. When women sit around and drink we try to solve the world’s problems. So we’re taking back the night and putting our inebriation to good use. You’re welcome.
“Laura Richards”: Laura is a renowned international expert on domestic violence, stalking, sexual violence, homicide and risk assessment. Laura is co-creator and host of the award winning Real Crime Profile podcast with Jim Clemente, retired FBI Profiler and Lisa Zambetti, Director of Casting for CBS’s ‘Criminal Minds’ and ‘Beyond Borders’. Laura was consulting producer and on screen expert for the two hour documentary special “Dirty John, The Dirty Truth” now available on Netflix