Music City Murder
A Music City resident digs into Nashville-based murders, giving the necessary history and context that only a local can provide. Contact the show at [email protected]
info_outline #023 Claude Garrett, Part 1 l MCM 12/24/2021
#023 Claude Garrett, Part 1 l MCM Here comes yet another true crime case from Nashville, TN. Claude Garrett lived with his girlfriend, Lorie Lance, in a ramshackle place just outside Nashville. They went out drinking one night, which ended in tragedy when a fire ignited inside their home, trapping Lance inside and ultimately killing her. The question at hand: was it an accident, or murder?
info_outline #021 Daniel Hambrick l MCM 07/08/2021
#021 Daniel Hambrick l MCM The shooting of a young black man at the hands of one Metro Nashville police officer has sparked a nationwide conversation. Here is a podcast episode to lay out the facts in the case, so that listeners can make up their minds about what happened.
info_outline #20 Heather Uffelman l Music City Murder 06/15/2021
#20 Heather Uffelman l Music City Murder This episode of Music City Murder begins in Nashville but ends in Marietta (Atlanta), GA. It still counts as a Nashville true crime case, however, and the unsolved mystery of Heather Uffelman's death will send chills down your spine.
info_outline #018 The Night Stalker Richard Ramirez, Part I l Patreon Preview 03/24/2021
#018 The Night Stalker Richard Ramirez, Part I l Patreon Preview Join the Patreon at: https://www.patreon.com/musiccitymurder
info_outline #015 New Year's Evil l Olivia Hope Ben Smart l Patreon Preview 01/29/2021
#015 New Year's Evil l Olivia Hope Ben Smart l Patreon Preview This episode does not take place in Nashville. It's about as far, geographically, as you can get from Music City.
info_outline #014 The Christmas Bombing l Music City Murder 01/04/2021
#014 The Christmas Bombing l Music City Murder On December 25, 2020, downtown Nashville, TN was rocked by an RV explosion on 2nd Avenue. The "Christmas Bombing," as it is now being called, is a macabre capstone to a disproportionately grim year.
info_outline #012 The Bell Witch l Patreon Preview 12/17/2020
#012 The Bell Witch l Patreon Preview The Bell Witch (or the Bell Witch Haunting) is one of the South's most famous legends, and it happened right down the road from Nashville! It is the precursor to most haunting stories you've ever heard, and movies like An American Haunting take cues from the Bell Witch.
info_outline #011 The Disappearance of Marcia Trimble l Part III 10/05/2020
#011 The Disappearance of Marcia Trimble l Part III The final episode in the Marcia Trimble saga. Jerome Barrett is tried and convicted for the Nashville murders of Sarah Dez Prez and Marcia Trimble, but the story is a WHOLE lot stranger than that. Music City Murder is a true crime podcast not just about the most infamous murders in and around Nashville, but an exploration of the city's history, as well.
info_outline #009 The Disappearance of Marcia Trimble / Part II / Jeffrey Womack 09/14/2020
#009 The Disappearance of Marcia Trimble / Part II / Jeffrey Womack The murder of Marcia Trimble involves the saga of Jeffrey Womack, whose status as a suspect in the case led to decades of harassment, ostensibly ruining Womack's life.
info_outline #008 The Disappearance of Marcia Trimble / Part I 08/24/2020
#008 The Disappearance of Marcia Trimble / Part I This is the first episode in a multi-part series about the disappearance of Marcia Trimble. Nashville, in 1975, was a much different place than it is today, and the disappearance of Marcia Trimble really changed the way parents and adults thought about the freedom they gave their kids. It is a true crime story worthy of a series, and I'll try to do it justice over the next few episodes. Check out the Rolson McKane series on Amazon! is the first in the series, and you can get it on Amazon or at Parnassus Books in Nashville.
info_outline #007 Patreon Episode 2 The Manson Murders 08/10/2020
#007 Patreon Episode 2 The Manson Murders On August 9, 1969, the Sixties unofficially ended, when four cult members associated with Charles Manson murdered five people, including budding actress Sharon Tate. The Manson Murders are some of the most infamous crimes in American history, and I cover them—partly—in this episode. This is a preview. If you want to hear the whole thing, you'll have to subscribe to the $3 tier at patreon.com/musiccitymurder
info_outline #006 The Vandyland Murders Part 1 l Sarah Des Prez 07/27/2020
#006 The Vandyland Murders Part 1 l Sarah Des Prez Sarah Des Prez was a freshman at Vanderbilt University on the night of February 1, 1975. She wouldn't live to see dawn the next day, and her death became one of Nashville's most infamous unsolved cold cases.
info_outline #005 The Death of Country Singer Wayne Mills 07/13/2020
#005 The Death of Country Singer Wayne Mills In this episode of Music City Murder, we follow the case of one Wayne Mills—a country singer looking for a good night out in Nashville. Instead, what he finds is a situation that goes horribly awry in a matter of moments.
info_outline #004 Patreon Episode 1 Zodiac Killer Suspects 07/06/2020
#004 Patreon Episode 1 Zodiac Killer Suspects The Zodiac Killer. An unsolved true crime case that still haunts San Francisco today. The Zodiac terrorized lovers lanes, taunted the police, and mesmerized the public at large. Who was he? What solid evidence do we have for the Zodiac' Killer's identity?
info_outline #003 The Lynching Murder of Samuel Bierfield 06/29/2020
#003 The Lynching Murder of Samuel Bierfield In this episode of Music City Murder, I discuss the murder of Samuel Bierfield, way back in 1868 down in Franklin. It's a story that's been lost mostly to history, but it is generally acknowledged as the first Jewish lynching in American history. True crime can be interesting, but this one is historically significant.
info_outline #002 The Murder of David "Stringbean" Akeman, Part 2 06/15/2020
#002 The Murder of David "Stringbean" Akeman, Part 2 In this episode, we conclude the case of David "Stringbean" Akeman, the Grand Ole Opry and Hee Haw musician who was brutally murdered in November of 1973, along with his wife of 30+ years, Estelle.
info_outline #001 The Murder of David "Stringbean" Akeman, Part 1 06/01/2020
#001 The Murder of David "Stringbean" Akeman, Part 1 David "Stringbean" Akeman was a banjo picker on the Grand Ole Opry, a comedian on Hee Haw, and minor league baseball player.