Spooky Listens from CBC Podcasts
Anyone can switch on a scary movie — but can you face the frightening depths of your own imagination? That’s the promise of a truly thrilling podcast: we bring the story to your ears but you do the rest. For best results, listen on an evening walk, in the lonely hours of the night, or while finally cleaning under your bed. Here are some stories from the CBC Podcast collection guaranteed to give you shivers.
S2: You don't wanna sleep here (Halloween Special)
The Secret Life of Canada
31:35 | Oct 30th, 2018
Is Canada a haunted place? In this bonus Halloween episode Falen and Leah travel to some of Canada's more obscure haunts. From one of Canada's oldest universities to a former asylum in Quebec to a num...Show More
S6: Satanic Panic - Trailer
03:30 | Jan 22nd
Throughout the 1980s, Satanic cults were widely believed to be preying on children -- torturing and terrorizing as part of dark rituals. Across North America, there were hundreds of false allegations,...Show More
The Allan Memorial Institute in Montreal was an innovative new hospital where patients sought cutting-edge psychiatric care. But instead of being helped, many were subjected to shockingly brutal exper...Show More
S6 E1: 'It was such a perfect place'
36:56 | Feb 4th
Police Officer Claudia Bryden is drawn into a bizarre case unfolding in the peaceful Prairie town of Martensville, Saskatchewan. What starts with a single complaint about an alleged sexual assault in ...Show More
The Quarantine Chronicles: Mizuko (Water Baby)
43:38 | Aug 4th
A couple at a lakeside cottage is haunted by a mysterious presence trapped between two worlds. A Japanese-infused horror story by Governor General Award winner Hiro Kanagawa.
BUTCHER (Part 1)
25:55 | Nov 12th, 2019
It’s Christmas Eve at a Toronto police station, and Inspector Lamb is no longer having a silent night. A drugged old man in a Santa hat and military uniform has been dropped on his doorstep. Around th...Show More
A woman tries to live her life while a stalker pursues her for over a decade; and a former U.S. Navy sailor is haunted by the memory of a woman he killed when he discovers a song has been written abou...Show More
The Nightmare-Giving Witch (ft. Sugar Lyn Beard)
The Story Store
27:22 | Oct 31st, 2019
This Halloween, stories get spooky! When a group of friends cross an evil witch and her bumbling assistant, they better act quick or else there won’t be any sweet dreams in their future! Featuring act...Show More