In this show, LIVE from the PodX convention in Nashville, Patrice and Marleah learn how to podcast mostly sober and talk about rural religion, snake handling as self medication, Bigfoot telepathy, and how unattractive Ed Warren was. Sweet Snake Serenity // Touching Death: The Turbulent Life of One of America’s Last Snake-Handling Preachers by Jordan... Continue Reading →
This Listener Lore is from New Yorker by way of Texas & Mississippi gal, Rebecca Kelly. Rebecca not only has a TON of ghostly experiences—while maintaining skepticism—but she also shares a recording of a Mississippi ghost that lived with her and her family! It's good stuff! SHOW NOTES ————————————————– Dorothy Hamill Hair REBECCA'S CHILDREN'S BOOKS... Continue Reading →
Patrice and Marleah drink sloe gin fizz and talk unmarked graves, Sweeney Todd-style dismemberment, crooked politicians, anorexic werewolves, evil thorns, and slap yo grandma. Screw you! Signed, Lavinia Fisher // Ghost tours say that Lavinia Fisher was the first female serial killer in the United States, that she poisoned some 40 travelers, and that her... Continue Reading →
Bartender Courtney creates an amazing cucumber mint martini, and Patrice & Marleah talk Robert Johnson blues, nation sacks, George Burns, crossroads, "everlasting faints," exhumations and badass mama bears. The Crossroads & Robert Johnson // "Robert Leroy Johnson (May 8, 1911 – August 16, 1938) was an American blues singer, songwriter and musician. His landmark recordings... Continue Reading →
It's all about you, Kentucky! Marleah and Patrice drink Mint Juleps and tell stories from the state south of Ioha. Slaughterhouse hell portals, undead dancing girls, 1800s nasty women, and the only witch burning in America. Come for the Ghosts, Stay for the Music // Bobby Mackey's World of Music in Wilder, KY, originally built... Continue Reading →
Patrice and Marleah find new heroes from 1800s Kentucky and return to their clutch drink, the Purple Haze. Patrice expounds on Alexa, Marleah divulges too much about her goody goody history, Satanic Panic in the South, the biggest hoax in history, and the badass history of Cassius Clay. PS. We are sorry for the last... Continue Reading →
This week, Marleah and Patrice drink mojitos and talk Angela Bassett, child zombies, mind movie porn, George the skeptical Native American, and what makes a witch a witch. SHOW NOTES ————————————————– CHILD ZOMBIE OF NEW ORLEANS // Real Zombies, the Living Dead, and Creatures of the Apocalypse Kindle Edition by Brad Steiger THE WITCHES DANCE... Continue Reading →
This week, Patrice & Marleah talk about not thinking through hashtags, how all things are haunted in Savannah and the many different attacks one can die from while there. Then Patrice adds a new destination for the Summer while talking about the kidnapping of one of the greatest Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey's sideshow... Continue Reading →
This week, Patrice & Marleah have a new guest listener and now official Strange South bartender, Courtney! They christen their new "podbasement" talking about Ted Bundy, more Mollies, & Gadsden's local witch lore. Sit down, have a drink and listen to The Strange South!
Patrice & Marleah bring back their favorite southern cocktail, Purple Haze and reiterate the problem with people who rent large beautiful old homes and then who don't learn their lessons from Poltergeist. Red Flags people!Patrice continues her strange people of the South fascination by talking about how the townsfolk of Florence, AL have gotten their 150 years and counting act of vengeance on one loose Booger.
Patrice, Marleah, & guest listener, Susan drink Redneck whiskey sours while learning about Gullah root doctors and then Marleah's story makes Patrice call her mom because it is so scary. SHOW NOTES: // HAINT BLUE & GULLAH ROOT DOCTORS Voodoo’s heyday has passed, but the Gullah tradition still bewitches in SC by David Lauderdale Lowcountry... Continue Reading →
Patrice and Marleah drink tequila & horrify each other with the tale of the Drano killer & the greatest wicked witch of the South!
Patrice pops our murder cherry with the story of Alabama's Torso Killer and Marleah tries to make Abbeville's Huggin' Molly scary again.
Patrice & Marleah talk A LOT. Marleah creeps Patrice f*#k out and Patrice goes over how to survive a Bigfoot encounter.