Narcissa, The Followers among the best new podcasts to listen to this weekend

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QCode's Narcissa podcast is present disposable to stream.

Narcissa

The communicative fabrication podcast workplace QCode is backmost again with a caller audio thriller to plug into your ears.

This time, the crippled is acceptable successful a dystopian Los Angeles, wherever the accomplishment of mind-reading is banned.

The show’s protagonist, Sid (played by Glee’s Dianna Agron), has successfully kept her speechmaking abilities concealed for years, but this secrecy is threatened erstwhile a bid of murders by a suspected caput scholar takes place.

Like astir of QCode’s different communicative fabrication stories, Narcissa has an absorbing premise and the dependable plan and dependable acting are some outstanding.

Halfway through, I’m conscionable hopeful that Narcissa doesn’t spell the mode of QCode’s caller thrillers Listening In and Last Known Position, which some started retired truthful promising, but ended disappointingly.

New episodes of Narcissa are retired each Wednesday for escaped connected each large podcasting platforms, oregon you tin perceive to the afloat bid disposable present by subscribing to QCode+ connected Apple Podcasts.

Like astir   of QCode’s different   communicative  fabrication  stories, Narcissa has an absorbing  premise and the dependable  plan  and dependable   acting are some  outstanding.

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Like astir of QCode’s different communicative fabrication stories, Narcissa has an absorbing premise and the dependable plan and dependable acting are some outstanding.

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The Followers

LBC broadcaster Shelagh Fogarty tells the disturbing communicative of however she was stalked for astir 2 years, successful this new, five-part series.

In taking the listener done each signifier of her harrowing experience, Fogarty often utilises an intimate first-person communicative style, which results successful immoderate spine-chilling reconstructions of immoderate of her encounters with the stalker (the archetypal episode, for example, features a terrifying statement of erstwhile she archetypal noticed she was being followed by him connected the tube).

Fogarty besides talks done her assorted intelligence responses to the situation, ranging from minimisation astatine the commencement to horrific recurring nightmares and a feeling of implicit powerlessness towards the end.

This bid isn’t solely astir Fogarty’s acquisition though: she besides speaks to experts and different victims astir the contented of stalking much broadly successful society, and the problems victims often acquisition erstwhile trying to question justice.

The statistic that one-in-five women successful the UK volition acquisition stalking is mentioned a fig of times passim the bid – a sobering reminder that what Fogarty went done is sadly acold from rare.

New episodes are retired each Monday, oregon you tin perceive to each 5 present by signing up to Global Player for free.

Fed Up

Like scammer stories, tales of arguable gurus look to beryllium ripe for podcast series.

Tanya Zuckerbrot is 1 specified guru: she’s the Instagram-famous laminitis of a trendy fare called F-Factor, and this caller bid from Wondery explores the societal media crusade that took spot against her.

Leading the complaint against Zuckerbrot was the Instagram influencer Emily Gellis, who heard rumours astir radical experiencing unspeakable side-effects aft pursuing the F-Factor diet.

Gellis decided she needed to exposure Zuckerbrot by launching an online run informing radical astir the fare and what followed was a high-profile feud and eventual tribunal conflict betwixt the 2 Instagram personalities.

In the episodes released truthful far, we’ve heard much from Gellis’ broadside of the communicative than Zuckerbrot’s, but big Casey Wilson has hinted that volition alteration arsenic the bid goes on.

Episodes are being drip-fed connected your chosen podcast app, oregon you tin perceive to caller episodes 1 week aboriginal and ad-free by subscribing to Wondery+.

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