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Lara Campbell used to believe in the paranormal. Now she pretends to believe in it for money. But when her ex-partner goes missing near the Oregon Bigfoot Highway, she may have to re-evaluate everything she thought she knew. BELIEVER is a spooky fiction audio drama about ghosts, cryptids, demons, cosmic entities, and the fake psychic who doesn't believe they exist. New episodes every other Tuesday.

Lara Campbell used to believe in the paranormal. Now she pretends to believe in it for money. But when her ex-partner goes missing near the Oregon Bigfoot Highway, she may have to re-evaluate everything she thought she knew. BELIEVER is a spooky fiction audio drama about ghosts, cryptids, demons, cosmic entities, and the fake psychic who doesn't believe they exist. New episodes every other Tuesday.

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United States

Description:

Lara Campbell used to believe in the paranormal. Now she pretends to believe in it for money. But when her ex-partner goes missing near the Oregon Bigfoot Highway, she may have to re-evaluate everything she thought she knew. BELIEVER is a spooky fiction audio drama about ghosts, cryptids, demons, cosmic entities, and the fake psychic who doesn't believe they exist. New episodes every other Tuesday.

Twitter:

@believerpod

Language:

English


Episodes

BONUS: Two Flat-Earthers Kidnap a Freemason!

3/15/2022
Tweenson's Greetings, everyone! As we are now between seasons, we bring you the first of several bonus gifts. Enjoy the pilot episode of the newest show from Good Pointe Media: TWO FLAT-EARTHERS KIDNAP A FREEMASON! For more information, check out the 2FEKaF page on Good Pointe's website: https://goodpointepodcasts.com/2fekaf-2 The transcript for this episode is available here.

Duration:00:39:14

1.10 - Oblivion

2/22/2022
In the season one finale, oblivion comes to Charity, Oregon…that is, unless Lara can get there first. Transcript for this episode is available at BelieverPodcast.com Content notes Cast (in order of appearance) Crew Music Music tracks (other than Believer Theme) courtesy of Epidemic Sound. Phone voice generated at https://filmmusic.io/voiceovers Sponsored by Zencastr, an online recording and podcasting platform. Click this link or go to Zencastr.com and enter promo code...

Duration:00:47:36

1.09 - Rose

12/21/2021
Rose leaves a message for Lara. Transcripts for all episodes are available at BelieverPodcast.com. CONTENT NOTES: CAST CREW MUSIC Sponsored by Zencastr, an online recording and podcasting platform. Click this link or go to Zencastr.com and enter promo code "believer" for 30% off your pro plan.

Duration:00:24:15

1.08 - FINGERS

11/30/2021
Lara gets some medical attention. A transcript of this episode is available at this link on BelieverPodcast.com CONTENT NOTES CAST Written and directed by Julie Saunders Sound designed by Ester Ellis and Julie Saunders MUSIC Sound Effects from Adobe Stock, Epidemic Sound, Soundsnap, and Freesound.org Check out Tunnels! Tunnels is a serialized audiodrama about the mysterious tunnels that can be found underneath a small town in Georgia. Their series finale is out now. Sponsored by...

Duration:00:23:31

1.07 - The Herald

11/16/2021
Things don’t go quite how Lara imagined. A transcript for this episode is available here. CONTENT NOTES Gaslighting/denial of reality Alcohol use Animal sounds CAST Written, Directed, Sound Designed by Julie Saunders MUSIC Sound Effects from Adobe Stock, Epidemic Sound, Soundsnap, and Freesound.org Sponsored by Zencastr. Zencastr records high-quality audio for multiple participants, on different tracks for easy editing. You can also record video and even do all of your editing within...

Duration:00:25:32

1.06 - The Rules

10/31/2021
Happy Halloween! This is our first episode back from hiatus, and we're very excited to be here. Lara wakes up in the headquarters of Reverend Boone's cult - but will she be able to leave? Featuring a special trailer for Elaine's Cooking For the Soul, a podcast featuring our very own Rosa Delgado as the host of a post-apocalyptic cooking show. Find them on social media @ElainesCooking or check them out on Spotify. Transcript for this episode is available at BelieverPodcast.com. CONTENT...

Duration:00:07:07

BONUS: The Historical Natives | Coast Salish | Sasquatch

10/12/2021
Happy Indigenous People's Day! Enjoy this preview episode from The Historical Natives, a horror-themed podcast about Native American history, culture, and folklore. Follow The Historical Natives and check out their full-length Sasquatch episode on November 30, 2021! BUT FIRST, Julie talks about Indigenous horror writers for like 5 minutes. [0.00 - 5:24] - Julie chat [5:25 - End] - The Historical Natives - Coast Salish - Sasquatch BOOKS RECOMMENDED: The Only Good IndiansCynthia PelayoOwl...

Duration:00:25:41

TEASER: Believer Returns!

9/7/2021
NEW EPISODES premiere this Halloween. Watch this space or join the Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/believerpodcast. Voice acting and sound design for this teaser by Julie Saunders. Content Warnings: Sound effects from Adobe Stock, Epidemic Sound, and Soundsnap.

Duration:00:01:11

Sun and Moon

10/30/2020
A BELIEVER PREQUEL: Set approximately 4 years before the events of season one, Lara pairs with Rose for the very first time in order to deal with an entity that’s been split into two. Deep in the Oregon Caves, Lara diligently applies scientific methods that never seem to stick, while at the Corwin Lake House, Rose attempts direct contact and finds much more than she anticipated. Can they solve the mystery and survive the night - without hating each other? The transcript for this episode is...

Duration:00:54:48

The Tale of SodaPop: Part Three

9/22/2020
The CONCLUSION of SodaPop's solo story. The darkness deepens, and the sun comes up. A transcript of this episode is available here. CONTENT NOTES (for entire three-part story) Believer has merchandise! Check out the teepublic store here: https://www.teepublic.com/user/believer-podcast And a Patreon! Join for discounted merch, bonus material, and more at https://www.patreon.com/believerpodcast Nominate us for an Audioverse Award! More information available here:...

Duration:00:22:36

The Tale of SodaPop: Part Two

9/15/2020
Part Two of SodaPop's solo adventure. In which there are many more bad squirrels. This is a single-narrator bonus story set after the events of episode 4 - and if you haven't listened to Part One yet, you should probably go back an episode. A transcript of this episode is available here. Believer has merchandise! Check out the teepublic store here: https://www.teepublic.com/user/believer-podcast And a Patreon! Join for discounted merch, bonus material, and more at...

Duration:00:13:45

The Tale of SodaPop: Part One

9/10/2020
Surprise! A bonus short story featuring SodaPop, World’s Greatest Dog. But first, announcements: Believer has merchandise! Check out the teepublic store here: https://www.teepublic.com/user/believer-podcast And a Patreon! Join for discounted merch, bonus material, and more at https://www.patreon.com/believerpodcast Nominate us for an Audioverse Award! More information available here: https://believerpodcast.com/fyc Parts two and three of this episode are available to Patreon supporters...

Duration:00:15:36

BONUS: Pride Donation Drive!

6/30/2020
We’re giving away a Supportive Sasquatch coloring page to anyone who donates or volunteers with an organization that supports Black Trans Lives! Send proof of your contribution to the show on Twitter, Facebook, or Instagram, or email us at believerpod@gmail.com. We’ll send back a cool coloring book page -- and if you send it back to us once you complete it, it’ll be featured on Instagram. BUT WAIT, THERE’S MORE: If at least 50 people provide proof of a contribution, we’ll release a special...

Duration:00:03:31

1.05 - Squatch Talk

6/10/2020
The inaugural episode of SQUATCH TALK, recorded in Jake Talbott’s living room. In this episode, Jake’s friend and prospective co-host, Abe Ramirez, brings Sasquatch questions and sightings from across the Oregon Bigfoot Highway. What is Bigfoot? Could he be an alien? A protector? Dare we say, a friend? Find out all this and more on SQUATCH TALK! The transcript for this episode is available here. See research notes and further reading at BelieverPodcast.com Due to recording delays from,...

Duration:00:13:58

1.04 - The Voice of God

5/12/2020
Lara investigates the twisted, apocalyptic sermons of Reverend Mitchell Boone. Things get...weird. If this is your first time listening, go back to episode 1.01 - Charity and start there. The transcript for this episode is available at BelieverPodcast.com. This week’s podcast recommendation is Crypto Z, a brand new show from Euphonie Media. CONTENT NOTES CAST CREW MUSIC SFX https://freesound.org/people/pooky1/sounds/431588/

Duration:00:14:56

1.03 - The Night the Sky Fell

4/15/2020
We find out more about the night the sky fell down on Charity - and learn some of Lara and Rose's backstory. If this is your first time listening, go back to Episode 1: "Charity," and start there. For bios, transcripts, and more information, visit BelieverPodcast.com CONTENT NOTES Grief; familial loss; grating, high-pitched noises. CREDITS CAST Eliseo VelasquezJohn GiffordEnrique Garnica CREW MUSIC Music not composed by Aaron Ferenc was found on Epidemic Sound. SFX Supplemental...

Duration:00:19:13

Quick Update: Late Episode

3/31/2020
Just a quick drop-in to let you know that episode 3 is running late. Also, recommendations for other shows and a real-life Pet Sematary experience. Story comes at the end due to content (animal harm). SHOWS FOR THE MEANTIME: Elaine's Cooking for the SoulListen Rinse RepeatBroads You Should KnowUnwellCall of the VoidCryptids MUSIC (from Epidemic Sound): As She Drifts Away, by Clarence ReedTrue Grit, by Christoffer Moe Ditlevsen Be well! Bye now!

Duration:00:05:50

1.02 - Dead Zone

3/18/2020
Lara goes on a Squatch Walk, which leads to an...unusual discovery. Sodapop proves much more helpful than local law enforcement. If this is your first time listening, go back to Episode 1: "Charity," and start there. This is a REMASTERED version of this episode, with additional sound design by David Weaver. The transcript for this episode is available here. For bios, credits, and more information, visit BelieverPodcast.com CONTENT NOTES Wild animal death, illness, hospitalization,...

Duration:00:20:10

BONUS: Fred Beck's 1924 Sasquatch Encounter

3/10/2020
***OUT OF UNIVERSE*** The next episode of Believer comes out next week, but in the meantime, Julie is here to read an excerpt from Fred Beck's classic memoir, I FOUGHT THE APEMEN OF MT. SAINT HELENS, WA. You'll never guess what it's about. The full text of Beck's book can be found on BigfootEncounters.com. A transcript of this episode is available here. CONTENT NOTE This episode contains gunshot sounds. ADDITIONAL CREDITSMusic for this episode all came from Epidemic Sound: SFX for...

Duration:00:08:07

1.01 - Charity

3/3/2020
Fake psychic Lara Campbell travels to Charity, Oregon to check on her ex-girlfriend, Rose. This is the first episode of the season, and the best place to start listening. REMASTERED as of October 13, 2020! The transcript for this episode is available here. For episode notes, cast and crew information, or to support the show, please visit BelieverPodcast.com. CONTENT NOTES This episode contains discussions of child death, grief, and manipulation. There are also loud knocking sounds,...

Duration:00:21:00