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Murder Friends

Murder Friends

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Murder Friends - where three friends from three different countries talk about murder.
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Ep 32 - No pun intended
This week Murder Friends shares an update on the mystery of Kristin Smart, and recommends two new Netflix documentaries. We also discuss a missing chunk of tongue. You read that right. 
April 21, 2021
TC101: Sleepwalking Homicide
How did you sleep last night? This week, Hannah tells you all about sleepwalking homicide and three stories from three different countries with three different outcomes. 
April 14, 2021
Ep 31 - Considerably lower threshold
This week, your Murder Friends chat about receptionists, hiding in bed and the realities of living in Kent.  We review the latest offering to the podcast gods from Alexis Linkletter and Billy Jensen - Unraveled: Long Island Serial Killer and then finish up with some of the stupidest criminals you've ever heard about. 
April 07, 2021
True Crime 101: Eric Borel
This week, Alanna takes us to Toulouse in 1995 to tell the grisly tale of Eric Borel and all agree that having a framed picture of an awful dictator in your bedroom is a red flag. 
March 31, 2021
Ep 30 - Live, Laugh, Love
This week, we discuss the tragic murder of Sarah Everard in South London. In lighter news, we talk about shouting parrots. We also review two new podcasts we definitely think you should listen to: Catching Melanie's Killer and Dateline's The Widower.
March 24, 2021
True Crime 101: Melinda Elkins
This week Anna shares the incredible story of Melinda Elkins' fight to save her husband from prison after he was wrongly convicted of killing her mother. This story has everything: plot twists, surprises and DNA testing!
March 17, 2021
Ep 29 - This documentary could have been an email
The worst milkshake? Stolen dogs? Chickens? Your Murder Friends are back with another episode where not only do we talk about all those things but we also review Netflix's offering of Crime Scene: The Vanishing at the Cecil Hotel. 
March 10, 2021
True Crime 101: Colin Pitchfork
This week, not only are we back but Hannah tells you all about the double child murderer, Colin Pitchfork and how Police caught up with him. This is a listener suggestion so if there is anything that you would like us to cover, drop us an email, a tweet, a DM on instagram and we'll add it to the list!
March 03, 2021
Ep 28 - Is this your samosa?
This week, we discuss the newly broken Zodiac Killer cypher and dive into two new podcasts: Bed of Lies and the Piketon Massacre. And finally, find out what an arrested man was found to have stashed between his butt cheeks. Yup.
January 13, 2021
True Crime 101: The Highway of Tears
This week Alanna covers one of the most infamous and longest-stranding cases in Canada - the Highway of Tears. This one stretch of road is home to an unknown number of murders and disappearances that still happen today.
December 30, 2020
Best of 2020 (Part Two)
This week, the Murder Friends finally finish the list! We chat about books, recipes, music and obviously crimes...
December 23, 2020
Best of 2020 (Part 1)
This week, the Murder Friends start tackling a monster list of categories like best podcast, best film, best.... well, you'll have to listen to find out. Part Two is coming next week!
December 16, 2020
Ep 27 - The Coconut One
This week Murder Friends discusses the very important topic: which Quality Street chocolate is the worst? Also, we cover the fantastic new podcast Canary and why everyone is calling Kent the "Toilet of England."
December 09, 2020
True Crime 101: Jean Harris and the Doctor
This week Anna shares the story of Jean Harris and the doctor and their infamous relationship. Anyone looking for a new diet? Maybe avoid the Complete Scarsdale Medical Diet...
December 02, 2020
Ep 26 - I hope no kids are around
This week, we discuss the pursuit of beautiful feet and the death of the Yorkshire Ripper.  We review the second season of the podcast Dr Death and the Netflix series Carmel: Who killed Maria Marta?  We finish up with some fruity masks.
November 25, 2020
True Crime 101: Donald Neilson
This week, Hannah tells us the story of English serial killer, Donald Neilson.  Not Dennis Nilsen. 
November 18, 2020
Ep 25 - Lars, Babe
This week Murder Friends covers the new podcast Where is George Gibney, along with a crazy episode of Unsolved Mysteries. Finally, we end up talking about Florida. Who would have thought?
November 11, 2020
True Crime 101: Gilbert Jordan
This week, Alanna shares the story of Canadian serial killer Gilbert Jordan and how he used alcohol as his weapon.
November 04, 2020
New Video on Youtube!! Spooky!
Murder Friends released a new Spooky Month video on our Youtube channel!! Make sure to watch, subscribe, leave a comment - all that jazz. Hope you all have a great Halloween!
October 31, 2020
Ep 24 - Spooky Month Special
Happy Halloween! The Murder Friends annual Spooky Month Special is here! This week we share stories about the mysterious death of Mike Mansholt, a 1518 plague and the Viscella Axe Murders.  So sit back, relax, you're among friends; let's get spooky. 
October 28, 2020
True Crime 101: The Gainesville Ripper
This week, Anna tells us all about the murders that inspired the film Scream, and the monster who committed them - The Gainesville Ripper.
October 21, 2020
Ep 23 - Five Foul-Mouthed Parrots
This week we chat about the new Netflix documentary American Murder: The Family Next Door and swearing parrots, because obviously!
October 14, 2020
True Crime 101: John List
We're back!! This week Hannah tells the gruesome story of mass murderer and long-time fugitive John List.
October 07, 2020
True Crime 101: Gordon Northcott
This week Alanna shares the story of Canadian serial killer Gordon Northcott and how his crimes were turned into a massive film that you've probably already seen without realising.
June 24, 2020
Ep 22 - Smoking the Toad
This week Anna shares breaking true crime news, Murder Friends discusses the new podcast Motive for Murder and most importantly, Hannah shares the biggest crisp controversy of the modern age.
June 18, 2020
True Crime 101: 10 Shocking Hollywood Crimes (Part 2)
This week Anna shares another 5 shocking Hollywood crimes, including Martha Stewart and Phil Hartman.
June 10, 2020
True Crime 101: Shocking Hollywood Crimes (Part 1)
This week Anna shares 5 shocking Hollywood crimes, from Marvin Gaye to Jared Fogle and crazy stories in-between. Make sure to catch Part 2 next week!
June 03, 2020
Ep 21 - We hate everything
This week Murder Friends covers the new documentary Kim Kardashian West - The Justice Project along with the podcast The Dating Game Killer. Plus a weird crime straight from Kent, England!
May 27, 2020
True Crime 101: Jill Dando
This week Hannah shares the mystery of Jill Dando's murder and how it shocked the UK.
May 20, 2020
Ep 20 - Your secret is safe with us
This week Murder Friends covers true crime news plus a review of the podcast Fake Heiress and two brothers who won't let crime get between them.
May 13, 2020
True Crime 101: Travis Alexander
This week Anna shares the sensationalised murder of Travis Alexander and why you probably don't recognise his name.
May 06, 2020
Ep 19 - I'm a forensic podiatrist
This week we share details on Canada's worst mass shooting and our thoughts on Netflix's new documentary the Innocence Files.
April 29, 2020
True Crime 101: Albert Guay
This week Alanna shares Canadian killer Albert Guay and why you should never board a plane with him.
April 22, 2020
Ep 18 - Pornographic Eggs
This week Murder Friends reviews the new film Lost Girls and the podcast Obsessed With: Abducting in Plain Sight. Also: pornographic Easter eggs because 'tis the season!
April 15, 2020
True Crime 101: John Christie
This week Hannah's shares the dark story of serial killer John Christie and his numerous victims.
April 08, 2020
Ep 17 - Memorial Trash Pile
You know what's coming: our deep-dive into the infamous Tiger King and why every one of you should be watching it.
April 03, 2020
True Crime 101: The DC Sniper
This week Anna shares a hometown murder story about the DC Sniper and how they were finally caught.
March 18, 2020
Ep 16 - Horseradish Sauce
This week we cover loads of true crime in the news, plus the new podcast WeCrashed and how an old lady beat the crap out of an intruder.
March 11, 2020
True Crime 101: Conspiracy Theories
This week Hannah shares some of her favourite conspiracy theories and why we love them so much. Are you a lizard person?
March 04, 2020
Ep 15 - Passive Aggressive British Tutting
This week Murder Friends discusses the new podcast Man in the Window and the Netflix show The Stranger. Hannah also shares perhaps the worst weird crime time yet and her horrific (and hilarious) journey home.
February 26, 2020
True Crime 101: Bruce McArthur
This week Alanna shares Canada's most recent serial killer, Bruce McArthur, and how much of a trash bag human he is.
February 19, 2020
Ep 14 - The Chatty Chatty Adult Talk Show
This week Murder Friends goes in-depth into the new documentary "Killer Inside: The Mind of Aaron Hernandez" from Netflix and shares one of the grossest weird crime time stories ever.
February 12, 2020
True Crime 101: Adam Walsh
This week Anna tells the story of Adam Walsh and how his disappearance changed the US.
February 05, 2020
Ep 13 - That's Bollox, I'm Sorry!
This week Murder Friends covers the big stories in the news, plus The Confession Killer and Broken on Netflix. Also another weird crime time with a bird because we cannot be stopped.
January 29, 2020
True Crime 101: A Werewolf Did It
This week Alanna covers the strange and horrible Richardson Family Murders from Alberta, Canada. Did you know there are werewolves in Canada? Apparently.
January 22, 2020
Ep 12 - The Birds Have Hats, Bro!
This week Murder Friends covers two of our favourites: Dectective Trapp and Don't F*ck With Cats. Also: the birds have hats. It's important.
January 15, 2020
True Crime 101: The Macdonald Triad
Ever watch a crime show and they say, "The suspect killed animals as a child. He's obviously our killer!" Maybe they weren't right. Find out about the Macdonald Triad and whether it's capable of predicting killers.
January 08, 2020
Ep 11 - New Years Special
Happy New Year!! Are you looking to get in shape for the new year? Need some athletic apparel, but also want to hear a true crime story? You're in the right place.
January 01, 2020
Ep 10 - The Christmas Special
This week we share our favourite holiday traditions, but most importantly, what we plan to eat this Christmas. Then we dive straight into an infamous child murder. Merry Christmas!!
December 25, 2019
True Crime 101: Crimes Against Walmart
This week Anna shares the joys and hardships of Walmart, including all the weird crime committed inside.
December 18, 2019
Ep 9 - The Best of 2019
This week Murder Friends recaps all the best true crime of 2019 - podcasts, documentaries, books and TV. Also a rant about Game of Thrones because, reasons.
December 11, 2019
True Crime 101: Robert Pickton
This week Alanna shares Canada's worst serial killer: Robert Pickton. Also reasons why you shouldn't buy pork from strange-looking men...
December 04, 2019
Ep 8 - Dead For Real Real
This week Murder Friends covers a crazy Russian murder, the outrageous Prince Andrew interview and the new Netflix documentary The Devil Next Door. Plus, a man who thinks he should be released from prison because he might have "died."
November 27, 2019
BONUS: We answer your questions!
This week Anna, Hannah and Alanna answer your questions! Who is our favourite detective? What would be our last Death Row meal? Which mystery fascinates us the most?? You can watch this video on our Youtube channel: Murder Friends Podcast
November 23, 2019
True Crime 101: The Russell Murders
This week Hannah covers the horrific and mysterious Russell Murders from Kent, England.
November 20, 2019
Ep 7 - Pork Pie Pervert
This week we talk about the new podcast The Thing About Pam, the Netflix documentary I Love You Now Die and the most prolific serial killer you've never heard of. Oh, and a pork pie pervert. Obviously.
November 13, 2019
True Crime 101: Florida Man
Who doesn't love a good Florida Man story? This week Murder Friends catches up with Florida Man and all the weird crimes he's been up to lately.
November 06, 2019
Ep 6 - Spooky Month Special
Happy Halloween! This week we share some of the spookiest, creepiest and downright scary murder mysteries. Are you too afraid to listen?
October 30, 2019
True Crime 101: Dateline
This week Alanna shares her (obsessive?) love of Dateline & A Date with Dateline. Looking to get into true crime podcasts but not sure where to start? Dateline is perfect.
October 23, 2019
Ep 5 - Radioactive Rattlesnake
This week we share our summer holidays, how much Alanna loves Mindhunter and the our grievances with a new podcast. Hannah also tells the horrific story of what she found in her car... are you brave enough to listen?
October 16, 2019
True Crime 101: Sandra Rivett
You might not remember her name, but you should know it. We cover the murder of Sandra Rivett and why her accused killer is still missing.
October 09, 2019
BONUS: Who Are Murder Friends?
Ever wondered who the people are behind the voices? This week we wanted to share a BONUS episode for you - talking about how we met, the beginning of Murder Friends and why we started a podcast. Want to see what we look like? You can find this episode in video-format on our Youtube channel!
October 05, 2019
Ep 4 - #SaveGloria
This week we talk about our misadventures on Twitter, one of the biggest manhunts in Canada and our boy Billy Jensen. Plus a very important hedge needs our help #SaveGloria
October 02, 2019
True Crime 101: The Greyhound Bus Murder
In 2008, Canada witnessed one of its most horrific crimes in recent years - the killing of Tim McLean on the Greyhound Bus 1170. But what really happened, and why should you know about this crime?
September 25, 2019
Ep 3 - Detective Day (Daytective)
This week we shared that time we dressed up as murderous owls to solve a mystery, the terrifying details of Cambridge Analytica, plus what it means to be a killer. Oh and stealing crows, because obviously.
September 18, 2019
True Crime 101: The Staircase & Owl Theory
Learn why some believe a man was incorrectly imprisoned for over eight years for murder of his wife and that the perpetrator of was in fact a feathered bird of prey. That's right: an owl murderer.
September 11, 2019
Ep 2 - Canada Canada Canada
This week we dive into The Cat Lady Case podcast, using birds as murder witnesses and our latest embarrassing stories.
September 04, 2019
True Crime 101: Forensic Files
Take a trip back in time to the OG true crime show, Forensic Files. Narrated by the legendary Peter Thomas, Forensic Files is an American documentary-style show on how forensics were used to solve crimes, mysteries and accidents. And for many of us, the only way we can sleep at night.
September 04, 2019
Ep 1 - The Fun Lovin' Crime Writers
On this week’s episode, we discuss our unanimous love for Crimetown’s latest podcast, The Ballad of Billy Balls. We also send our love and appreciation to the Fun Lovin' Crime Writers and we cover weird crimes because, why not?
August 24, 2019