Haunted Talks

Haunted Talks with Jim Dean

Welcome to Haunted Talks – The Official Podcast of the Haunted Walk. Hosted by Jim Dean, Creative Director.

Each episode explores the paranormal, dark history, tourism, science, or creepy ghost stories. Come along as we ponder the unknown! New episodes releasing throughout each month. Be sure to follow on your favourite podcast app so you don’t miss them!

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Episode 126 – “…it’s not an aircraft.”
June 10, 2022
The strange disappearance of pilot Fredrick Valentich in 1978, is one of aviation’s greatest unsolved mysteries. In the episode, we examine the mystery, including the bizarre radio transmissions from Valentich, which include the chilling line, “…it’s not an aircraft.” Was it a tragic accident, a hoax gone wrong, or a close encounter with a UFO?...
Episode 125 – The First Ghosts with Dr. Irving Finkel – Part 2
May 20, 2022
In part two of our special interview with the British Museum’s Dr. Irving Finkel, he shares more from his book, The First Ghosts: Most Ancient of Legacies, including a discussion of the earliest drawing of a ghost, the intricate role of exorcists in Mesopotamian societies, and how the dead would often be rudely called up...
Episode 124 – The First Ghosts with Dr. Irving Finkel
May 13, 2022
What is the oldest recorded mention of a ghost? Dr. Irving Finkel, Assistant Keeper of Ancient Mesopotamian script, languages and cultures in the Department of the Middle East at the British Museum, joins us to talk about his recent book The First Ghosts: Most Ancient of Legacies. He shares how living with ghosts and other...
Episode 123 – Update: The Ghost Ship of Niagara Falls
April 28, 2022
While not a traditional ghost story, the tale of the wrecked iron scow that sits atop Niagara Falls is a haunting cliffhanger. It unfolds on the threatening edge of one of the most awe-inspiring natural wonders in the world. Its wreckage is a secret hiding in plain sight. For over 100 years it has stood...
Episode 122 – The Poltergeist Street
April 15, 2022
There is no place like (a haunted) home. A cluster of rental homes near Manchester, England, requires new tenants to sign a waiver acknowledging that they will be living in a haunted house. As part of our discussion of this strange scenario and the frightening incidents that took place in these homes, we are joined...
Episode 121- New Science on Near-Death Experiences
April 1, 2022
For the first time ever, scientists have recorded the brain activity of a patient in the moments right before and immediately following death. The results may be the first scientific evidence of the often reported “seeing your life flashing before your eyes” during a near-death experience. We are joined by Dr. Kate Einarson, a behavioural...