Ghost Town: Strange History, True Cri...

Jason Horton & Rebecca Leib discuss and explore some of the most mysterious and interesting events in history. Take a trip to haunted hotels, abandoned malls, deserted amusement parks, paranormal experiences, infamous true crimes, and weird historical and cultural events. This is Ghost Town. Link to survey:

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True Crime
Social Sciences
51: Tompkins Square Park Riot
41 min
50: Massacre at the Taliesin Estate
28 min
49: Eastern State Penitentiary
35 min
48: Club 33
50 min
47: Santa Susana Nuclear Meltdown
33 min
46: Hollywood Forever/Paramount Studios (Live f...
62 min
45: St. Peter House and the Mysterious Death of...
41 min
44: Murder on Greyhound Bus 1170
27 min
43: Pink Pussycat College of Striptease
27 min
42: Great Adventure Haunted Castle Fire
39 min
41: Sowden House: The Black Dahlia
28 min
40: Chelsea Hotel: Sid & Nancy
35 min
39: Japan's Mysterious SCP-261 Vending Machine
23 min
38: True Crimes of Norwegian Black Metal
36 min
37: North Hollywood Shootout
31 min
36: Dismaland
35 min
35: St. Valentine's Day Massacre
22 min
34: Lemp Mansion
27 min
33: The Wonderland Murders
31 min
32: The Fernald Center
24 min
GT MINI: Preston Castle
10 min
31: Action Park: The World's Most Dangerous Amu...
55 min
GT MINI: Bodie Ghost Town
12 min
30: Bellevue Arms Murder
27 min
GT MINI: Chateau Hutter
19 min
29: The Stanley Hotel & The Shining
30 min
28: Abandoned LA County Poor Farm
36 min
GT MINI: Abandoned Santa's Land
16 min
27: The JonBenet Ramsey Murder House
40 min
GT MINI: Abandoned Santa's Village
12 min
26. The Haunting & Occupation of Alcatraz
45 min
25: The Black House
39 min
24: Hotel Hell
We discuss the tragedy plagued Hotel Hell in Maribel, WI.
22 min
23: The Berlin Wall
We discuss the historic relevance of the Berlin Wall, and how it is synonymous with the culture of the 1980's.
41 min
22: Land of Oz
Follow the Yellow Brick Road to this short lived theme park in North Carolina.
28 min
21: Freetown Christiania
The community of Freetown Christiania in Copenhagen, Denmark is a somewhat peaceful, independent, and self sufficient community. It does however have a dark…and volatile past.
21 min
20: Cecil Hotel I Crime Scene: The Vanishing at...
This downtown Los Angeles hotel is famous for all the wrong reasons. It was home to some noteworthy serial killers, many suicides, and one unsolved death.
26 min
19: The Amityville Horror + Interview with Dian...
The Amityville Horror. The book. The movie. The house. The murders were real, but were the hauntings? Also we have a short interview with Diane Franklin from Amityville 2: The Possession.
24 min
18: The Death of Janis Joplin: Part 3
In the third and final episode of the The Death of Janis Joplin, a medium reads room where Janis Joplin died. We also share our final thoughts of our experience in room #105.
24 min
17: The Death of Janis Joplin: Part 2
The journey continues from the hotel room where Janis Joplin died. We start with Barney's Beanery, where she was last seen before going back to her room at the Landmark Motor Hotel. We have interviews with Rebecca's mom who met Janis, live performances...
40 min
16: The Death of Janis Joplin: Part 1
We discuss Janis Joplin's last days in Hollywood and at the Landmark Motor Hotel (now the Highland Gardens Hotel). Recorded on location in Room #105 where she died on October 4th, 1970. Parts 2 & 3 will be a visit to Barney's Beanery, the last place ...
26 min
15: Bohemian Grove
Past and future presidents, celebrities, CEO's, and others up the food chain attend Bohemian Grove, a retreat for the rich and influential. Their goal? To escape "frontier culture". Is it merely a getaway for rich and powerful men, or is it another mee...
22 min
14: The Knickerbocker Hotel
Once upon a time The Knickerbocker Hotel was a hot spot for Hollywood royalty. You might see Elvis Presley or Marylin Monroe. You also might also see a well publicized seance trying to conjure Houdini. This supposed haunted hotel saw a decline typical ...
23 min
13: Nara Dreamland
Nara Dreamland was Japan's answer to Disneyland, until it wasn't. It remained abandoned for years before it's final demolition.
21 min
12: The Celebrity Centre/Sanzhi Pod City Resort
We discuss Rebecca's visit to the Celebrity Centre brunch in Hollywood and the never completed Sanzhi resort was cursed from the beginning. This doomed resort is known for its "UFO houses" and strange occurrences.
19 min
11: Lizzie Borden House
The Lizzie Borden house in Fall River, MA is open for business...and hauntings. We discuss Lizzie Borden, and the strange things that have happened to those who stay the night.
20 min
10: Abandoned Jazzland
Six Flags Jazzland in New Orleans, LA was short lived. However the abandoned remains found a home in what became a watery grave.
25 min
9: NASA's JPL & the Occult
NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Pasadena, CA has it's roots in the occult, L. Ron Hubbard, & Aleister Crowley by way of it's co-founder, Jack Parsons.
37 min
8: Carson City and Indian Village
Carson City and Indian Village was a roadside attraction in Catskill, NY. Currently it is quite literally a ghost town. We discuss the rise and fall of the "wild west" boom of the 1950's throughout the 1980's, and I try to explain how weird South of th...
13 min
7: Old LA Zoo
The Old LA Zoo, officially known as the Griffith Park Zoo, was built under dubious circumstances, and it's ruins remain as a reminder of LA's haunted past. Patreon:
21 min
6: The Denver Airport
The Denver Airport has become an icon for conspiracy enthusiasts. With its cryptic messages, underground tunnels, strange art, and a blue horse with glowing orange eyes, it is hard to ignore the illuminati-esque structure.  Patreon: http://www.patreo...
22 min
5: Kowloon Walled City
The Kowloon Walled City in Hong Kong was a place everyone seemed to both want and not want, until it slowly became abandoned.Patreon:
15 min
4: Friday the 13th: Bodom Lake Murders
Before Camp Crystal Lake, Friday the 13th may have been inspired by the unsolved 1960 murders at Bodom Lake in Finland. Rebecca fills us in on the origins of why Friday the 13th is unlucky, and her date with an Eagle Scout.Patreon: http://www.patre...
15 min
3: The Comedy Store
15 min
2: Los Feliz Murder House
13 min
1: Abandoned Hawthorne Plaza Mall
The Hawthorne Plaza Mall in Hawthorne, CA is an abandoned wasteland, home to films & tv shows such as Gone Girl, Minority Report, & Westworld. Jason & Rebecca talk about the plight of the mall and mall culture, as well Jason's personal experience explo...
12 min
Ghost Town: Trailer
Jason Horton & Rebecca Leib discuss and explore some of the most abandoned, haunted, and mysterious places on earth. This is Ghost Town.
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