We’ve rounded up some outstanding podcasts from Cadence13 and C13Originals. On our list, there are investigative series like the popular true crime podcast, “Gone South.” “Gangster Capitalism” focuses on a story concerning money, power, greed, and hypocrisy each season. In a Cadence13 documentary series narrated by Elle Fanning, hear about the illicit online diet pill industry.
Grab some popcorn when tuning into C13Features’ fictional podcast movies like “Treat” and “Ghostwriter.” There’s a new Cadence13 series from historian, author, and Pulitzer Prize winner Jon Meacham sharing critical moments from history on weekdays.
If you’d like to learn more about pop culture, there’s a gossip series sharing blind items and other news from the entertainment world. Other Cadence13 podcasts on our list explore iconic brands’ histories like Victoria’s Secret and HBO.
The 10 podcasts on our list are just a handful of the many excellent podcasts presented by Cadence13. Happy listening!
Sex crimes prosecutor Margaret Coon was found stabbed in her gated community. The well-known and successful Louisiana resident was murdered in 1987, and the crime remained unsolved. Host and reporter Jed Lipinski re-investigated old leads and uncovered dozens of secrets lurking inside this affluent suburb as reported in season 1 of “Gone South.” All episodes are now streaming, presented by C13Originals.
If you’re into celeb gossip and blind items, “Deux U” might be your cup of tea – to spill. Based on the popular Instagram account, @DeuxMoi, this series dishes the dirt on celebrities based on virtually submitted tips. The host, “Deux,” uses a vocal coder to stay anonymous while breaking down pop culture news with guests like Jenny Mollen, Keltie Knight, Heather McDonald, and more. In weekly episodes, “Deux U” goes beyond what’s shared on @DeuxMoi’s social media accounts.
Happier with Gretchen Rubin
Gretchen Rubin is sharing tips for you to be happier with super-lively episodes. The #1 New York Times best-selling author hosts with her sister, Elizabeth Craft, to discuss practical advice and ways to make or break habits in your life. Recent episodes shared lessons we can learn from The Beatles after watching the Get Back documentary.
Gretchen and Elizabeth are joined by guests like Matt Damon and water expert Gary White, author Susan Cain, writer Kate Bowler, and more. If you don’t have time for a full episode lasting 45 minutes on average, check out the podcast’s “Little Happier” morsels of advice under 5 minutes each.
“Gangster Capitalism” is about money, power, hypocrisy, and greed, with a different focus each season. Season 3 investigated the sex scandal that shook one of the world’s largest Christian schools, Liberty University.
This series investigated Jerry Falwell Jr. and interviewed past and present students, staff, and more people who personally knew Falwell Jr. Season 2 explored The National Rifle Association and allegations against this non-profit. We heard about The College Admissions Scandal’s schemes in season 1.
Reflections of History
Jon Meacham’s “Reflections of History” shares critical moments that happened today in history. With new episodes Monday through Friday, hear about events like legal victories, political events, cultural movements, visionaries’ birthdays, and more. Recent episodes discussed the 13th Amendment, when Winston Churchill resigned in 1955, and the formation of NATO in 1949.
Origins with James Andrew Miller
“Origins with James Andrew Miller” is back with season 7 based on his book, Tinderbox: HBO’s Ruthless Pursuit of New Frontiers. He’s unpacking HBO’s iconic history and the uncertain future it faces in “HBO: Present, Past, and Future.” Miller interviewed over 757 guests for his book and is featuring new interviews from inside and outside HBO on podcast episodes. Past seasons covered Almost Famous, Sex and the City, Saturday Night Live, Alabama, ESPN, and Curb Your Enthusiasm.
Kate Mara and Adam Scott star in the psychological thriller podcast movie, “Ghostwriter.” Things get creepy when a former journalist (played by Mara) collaborates with an eccentric billionaire to ghostwrite a murder mystery. So many questions and suspicions arise as they work together.
Kiernan Shipka stars as Allie West in the spooky C13Features podcast movie, “Treat.” Allie is a teenager struggling to fit in and is coping with some issues. One Halloween, Allie discovers the dangers lurking in her small, idyllic hometown. Why does Piper have a hold on the town and invite kids on his Halloween bus? Can Allie and her younger brother save the community and themselves before time runs out?
“One Click” is a documentary podcast narrated by Elle Fanning, sharing the dangers of purchasing unknown substances online, like diet pills, that often contain DNP (2,4-dinitrophenol), a chemical used in WWI-era ammunition. This series also investigates DNP’s history, how toxic beauty standards have created a high demand for this kind of pill, and why people disregard the dangers.
Fallen Angel: The Victoria’s Secret Story
“Fallen Angel: The Victoria’s Secret Story” is a documentary series exploring the iconic lingerie brand’s history, its cultural impact, and society’s views on sex, desire, and beauty. This series also investigates the brand’s head, Les Wexner, who has operated the company for over 35 years. Wexner was associated with the convicted sex offender, Jeffrey Epstein. This podcast is hosted by Vanessa Grigoriadis and Justine Harman.