Audioboom announces fall lineup of originals: Three new; one renewed

Audioboom is announcing today its fall podcast lineup. It includes three new  originals and one renewed show for its third season.

Here is the lineup as described by Audioboom:

  • What Makes A Killer (debuts October 31, 2019): A look into the life and crimes of the world’s most infamous serial killers. Featuring interviews with family members, forensic experts, law enforcement and witnesses. From John Wayne Gacy and Jeffrey Dahmer to the “Night Stalker” Richard Ramirez and the Butcher of Plainfield, Ed Gein — What Makes A Killer explores how they became murderers.
  • FAM: For All Moms (debuts December 2019): A weekly podcast from YouTuber moms Susan Yara and Sharzad Kiadeh about mom life and all that comes with it. With relatable and sometimes embarrassing stories, sound advice, Facebook group Q&A’s and personal tips from guest experts and fellow moms, Susan and Sharzad help listeners realize they’re not alone in the madness of parenthood.
  • Crimecast (debuts November 22, 2019): Co-produced with Main Event Media, Former Police Detective and host of Investigation Discovery’s Breaking Homicide, Derrick Levasseur teams up with Hell and Gone podcast host Catherine Townsend to apply their years of P.I. skills to unpack history’s most unforgettable crimes, and relate them to similar cases dominating current headlines of the week.
  • Mafia, Season 3 (returns October 16, 2019): Host Fleet Cooper continues the journey into the underworld of organized crime, exploring the lives of the most notorious criminals in history. Mafia is Audioboom’s most successful limited series production to date with more than 8 million downloads in the first two seasons. Mafia season three offers up new tales of vice and ambition, delving into the rise and fall of mobsters like Al Capone, Arnold Rothstein and Joe Colombo.

“We’re thrilled to be closing out 2019 with the continued growth and success of our Audioboom Originals Network,” said Brendan Regan, Senior Vice President, Content & Production at Audioboom. “Developing new in-house content with original shows What Makes a Killer and Mafia, along with the launch of Crimecast and For All Moms, has proven that Audioboom continues to be a diversified content creator, collaborating with talent from across the industry.”

Brad Hill