When a town of over 300 people mysteriously disappears, it makes for an incredibly captivating podcast miniseries.
For our featured podcast of the week, we’re highlighting a long-time favorite that’s getting some recent buzz from their new television series on Facebook.
Congrats to Limetown for winning our podcast of the week!
Listen to Limetown on Bullhorn:
An Exciting Investigation into a Unique Alternate Reality
Limetown is a fiction series that follows the character Lia Haddock, voiced by Annie-Sage Whitehurst. Lia is a reporter with American Public Radio investigating the mysterious disappearance of over 300 people from a place called – you guessed it – Limetown.
As listeners delve deeper into the story, more mysteries unravel themselves as Lia digs further into the case. Listeners are soon met with a whole host of questions, most importantly, what happened to Limetown?
Warning: Spoilers for the first episode ahead. If you want to experience the first episode for yourself, listen on Bullhorn.
Limetown is an intriguing take on contemporary society, taking place in modern Tennessee. From the first episode, listeners can believe the story is just a forgotten tale taking a backseat to other tragedies occurring around the rest of the world. While the podcast is fiction, the non-fiction elements that the author draws upon make the story convincing.
Why Listen to Limetown?
With every immersive episode, listeners are hurled into the story. Lia’s character and the story of Limetown feels authentic and can easily take place in this reality without people knowing, making the series as captivating as it is intriguing.
Each character brings the story to life, ushering listeners through the series effortlessly. Voice actors and actresses play their roles perfectly, helping listeners easily build attachments and feel as though those characters are real.
The podcast’s second season finished at the end of 2018, so you can binge-listen to both seasons one and two in their entirety.
The Limetown series gets its own televisions series staring Jessica Biel, airing on Facebook on October 16, 2019. A prequel to the Limetown podcast series is written as a novel by Cote Smith.
For all the original excitement of Limetown, subscribe to their podcast on Bullhorn.
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