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Black Cat Report | UFOs, Cryptids, True Crime & Paranormal

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The Black Cat Report is a mosaic of the paranormal, covering the increasingly blurred line between disclosure and discourse.Join us as we approach the boundary between the fringe and reality. Episode Notes & Social Links: Support this podcast:… read more

78 Episodes | 2022 - 2023

74 | Fireside Chat w/ Scott Tompkins: Founder of The Bigfoot Mapping Project

December 3rd, 2023


From project updates to AI, this week it's all things bigfoot as we sit down with long time friend of the show, Scott Tompkins, founder of the Bigfoot Mapping Project.

Bigfoot Mapping Project:


73 | Pt 3 | Pedro Alonso López - Graves of the Monster

November 26th, 2023


In part three, we conclude the story of one of the worst serial Killers in history. Spoiler, it doesn't end well.

The Monster of the Andes: Pedro Lopez:


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72 | Pt 2 | Pedro Alonso López - The Monster Unleashed

November 23rd, 2023


In part two, we deeper into the horrifying crimes committed by the notorious serial killer Pedro Lopez. Known for his manipulative tactics, Lopez …

71 | Pt 1 | Pedro Alonso López - Origins of a Monster

November 12th, 2023


Claiming over 350 victims, Pedro Alonso López is arguably the most prolific serial killer in history.

This week, Gil and Joey delve into his chilling …

70 | From Phoenix to Seattle - 2 Case Files of UFO Encounters: Feb 9th, 1977

November 5th, 2023


This week, Gil and Joey delve into two separate incidents of UFO sightings that occurred on the same day but over 1000 miles apart. The first is a recorded testimony of a husband and wife who frantically called in to …

69 | Pt 2: Herbert Baumeister | Fox Hollow Farm Haunting

October 30th, 2023


Part 2 of our series on Fox Hollow Farm Murders and Herbert Baumeister. This part we focus on the hauntings of Fox Hollow Farm and the family who …

68 | Pt 1: Herbert Baumeister | I-70 Strangler and Fox Hollow Farm Murderer

October 22nd, 2023


Part 1 of our series on Fox Hollow Farm Murders and Herbert Baumeister. This part we focus on Herbert Baumeister and his killings as well as his …

67 | Rony Vernet - UAP Researcher & Founder of UAP Brazil

October 16th, 2023


This week we had the honor of sitting down with Rony Vernet, an amazing UAP researcher and the founder of UAP Brazil (

Join us as we dive into Rony's current investigations, hear about his personal …

66 | Pt 2: The Benders | American Frontier Family Serial Killers and Their End

October 9th, 2023


Part 2 of our series of Joey and Gil delving into The Benders. An American Frontier family of serial killers. They had not 1, not 2, but 4 in their family of vicious murderers. Join us as we go through their murders and …

65 | Pt 1: The Benders | American Frontier Family Serial Killers

October 2nd, 2023


Part 1 of our series of Joey and Gil delving into The Benders. An American Frontier family of serial killers. They had not 1, not 2, but 4 in their family of vicious murderers. Join us as we are introduced to the family …

64 | When UFOs Kill: The Melting Man of Brazil - João Preste’s Death in a High Strangeness Disneyland

September 24th, 2023


This week, Joey and Gil take a trip to the High Strangeness Disneyland of Brazil, Araçariguama, to shed light on the mysterious events surrounding João Preste's horrific demise.

Was it just an unfortunate accident or …

63 | El Silbón: Haunting Whistles & Bone-filled Sacks - Uncovering the Chilling Legend of El Silbón

September 17th, 2023


This week, we delve into the unsettling lore surrounding the infamous entity known as El Silbón (The Whistler). A supernatural being terrorizing the …

62 | Don’t Sleep! Vol 1: Active Serial Killers and their Dumping Grounds

September 10th, 2023


While we love our deepdives here on BCR, every now and then we need to take a little break. Need to step back and just scratch the surface of our curiosity.

Need to release an episode for our loyal rabid listeners even …

61 | The Darwin UFO Flap: 15 Years of USOs, UFOs & Orbs [E499_C21-4-4_4081230]

September 3rd, 2023


We are so excited to provide to you an exclusive this week. The Darwin UFO flap, which has been hidden behind a wall of obscurity and documents for …

60 | UFOs Declassifieds: Australian Highlights

August 28th, 2023


Today We delve into the Australian Declassified UFO Documents that have not been covered, but we will provide some highlights today, as we further delve deeper into them for a future show! Check out the 3 highlights …

59 | Part 2: Anne Bonny & Mary Read | Lethal Weapons

August 21st, 2023


In Part 2 🏴‍☠️🏴‍☠️ we delve deeper into the lives of two fierce pirate legends, Anne Bonny and Mary Read. These formidable women prove that they were not just your average sailors, as their stories take a dramatic …

58 | Pt 1: Anne Bonny & Mary Read | Pirates of the Carolina's

August 13th, 2023


Part 1 of our high-seas adventure begins with the origin of history's forgotten bada**es, Anne Bonny & Mary Read. Two pirates with strangely similar yet entirely different pasts. ARGHHHHHHH!!!! 🏴‍☠️


57: Ghosts in the Stalls: Hanako-San, Kashima Reiko, Akaname, Aka-Manto, Noppera-bō | Japanese Bathroom Ghosts & Shirikodama

August 7th, 2023


Get ready to dive into the spooky world of Japanese bathroom ghosts. Join hosts Gil and Joey as they uncover the chilling legends of Hanako-San, …

*56: (Video: Unedited /Uncensored) Anabel Gómez López | La Tamalera de la Muerte w/ Special Guest: Jonathan Perez Galvan AKA: Latinos Against Spooky Shit

July 29th, 2023


Finishing up cannibal month strong, we're bringing you a very modern day story of horror. One that begs the question, "aren't we all kinda cannibals when you stop and think about it???"

The horrifying true tale of, …

56: Anabel Gómez López | La Tamalera de la Muerte w/ Special Guest: Jonathan Perez Galvan AKA: Latinos Against Spooky Shit

July 29th, 2023


Finishing up cannibal month strong, we're bringing you a very modern day story of horror. One that begs the question, "aren't we all kinda cannibals when you stop and think about it???"

The horrifying true tale of, …

55: Joachim Kroll | The Unexpected Monster

July 24th, 2023


Uncle Joachim was a serial killer, cannibal, rapist, and necrophiliac who was active in West Germany for 21 years. But the real story begins after his arrest. This week we're proud to bring you a BCR exclusive. Not just …

54: The Human Leopard Society | Cannonball Cannibals

July 19th, 2023


July Cannibal Month!!!!!

Join us for our 2nd installment in the July Cannibal Month as we delve into the Human Leopard Society in colonial Africa. We …

53: The Kentucky Cannibal | Levi Boone Helm

July 12th, 2023


July Cannibal Month!!!!!

Join us this week for our first Episode Into Cannibal Month and we go into The Kentucky Cannibal, Levi Boone Helm. The real …

52 1/2: The Apocalypse: Cults, Catastrophes & Con-Artists

July 3rd, 2023


Join us this week as we delve into Armageddon's! We go through a few Armageddon like The Jupiter Effect, Nibiru Cataclysm, and The First UFO Doomsday …

52: Paul John Knowles | The Casanova Killer

June 25th, 2023


Join us this week as we delve into Paul John Knowles, The Casanova Killer. We go through his early life all the way until his death. A serial killer …

51: Smoky Mountain National Park Disappearances and Mysteries

June 18th, 2023


This episode explores the eerie accounts of strange disappearances and haunting mysteries within the Smoky Mountain National Park. From the Cherokee legend of Spearfinger to the chilling stories and unexplainable …

50: Disclosure | Who Do We Believe When We Want to Believe?

June 11th, 2023


NOT A TYPICAL EPISODE!!!! This week has been absolutely wild when it comes to UFO/UAP news and we had to talk about it. So, for very obvious reasons …

49: Strigoi | Beyond Dracula: The Real History of Vampires

June 5th, 2023


This week we dig into the mythology surrounding Strigoi - the inspiration for what became known as the vampire. We'll cover their impact on folklore …

48: Pt 2 | Stede Bonnet: From Fleeting to Pleading... Stupidity

May 28th, 2023


In part 2, we'll take you through the last years of Stede Bonnet's hobby career as a pirate, from Bonnet and Blackbeard's infamous blockade of …

47: Pt 1 | Stede Bonnet: The Worst Pirate in History

May 22nd, 2023


Join us as we take to the high seas and explore the humble origins of possibly the worst pirate in history! In this episode we follow Stede as he …

46: The Brooklyn Bridge UFO Abductions | Part 5 (Conclusion)

May 14th, 2023


In Part 5, we conclude our coverage of one of the most complex and well-documented cases in UFO abduction history! With eyewitness accounts, hypnosis …

45: History, Haunts & Hotels: A Campfire Chat with Paige

May 7th, 2023


Take a quick break from the Brooklyn Bridge UFO Abductions and Join us this week as we sit down with the one and only, the incredible, Paige, from History, Haunts & Hotels. We guarantee within 15 minutes, YOU will …

44: The Brooklyn Bridge UFO Abductions | Part 4

April 30th, 2023


In Part 4, another witness will emerge, an implant will be discovered, and Linda and Richard will discover an unlikely connection between them. However, their memory gaps and vivid dreams suggest something more …

43: The Brooklyn Bridge UFO Abductions | Part 3

April 23rd, 2023


In this week's episode, we cover the many abductions of Linda Cortile; But not the type of abductions that include UFO's. We're talking being abducted by humans. The stigma associated with being a believer was very …

42: The Brooklyn Bridge UFO Abductions | Part 2

April 15th, 2023


A complex and often overlooked case in Ufology, the Brooklyn Bridge UFO Abductions are worth the deep dive, and so that's what we're gonna do!

Source …

41: The Brooklyn Bridge UFO Abductions | Part 1

April 9th, 2023


This week we dive into yet another often overlooked UFO incident. One that happened in the middle of the night in one of the most overpopulated …

40: Beyond the Ice Wall | The Navigator Who Crossed The Ice Walls: Worlds Beyond The Antarctica

April 2nd, 2023


Join us as we take a trek this week past the Antarctic Ice Wall and take a journey through the imagination of Flat Earthers!


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39: People Who Fake Their Own Deaths

March 26th, 2023


From Timothy Dexter redefining "dumb luck" to Belle Gunness hiding from the 'unfortunate tragedies' that kept befalling her husbands... History is …

38: Richard Ramirez - Pt 4 - They Are The Heroes

March 18th, 2023


Join us in the exciting conclusion of our 4 part series on Richard Ramirez, where we dive into the final days and capture of one of America's most notorious serial killers.


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37: Richard Ramirez - Pt 3 - I Am The Night Stalker

March 12th, 2023


Join us as we continue delving into the m*rders, a**aults, and r*pes of serial killer Richard Ramirez. On this weeks episode we continue to move …

36: Richard Ramirez - Pt 2 - Death Awaits

March 5th, 2023


Join us as we dip our toes back into the hellfire that is serial killer Richard Ramirez. On this weeks episode we go deeper into the depravity and …

35: Richard Ramirez - Pt 1 - Serial Killer Summer School

February 27th, 2023


Join us as we go back to the 1960s when one of America’s most prolific serial killers was first brought into this world. This week we are covering …

34: The Van Meter Visitor: Old-Timey Mothman Terrorizes an Old-Timey Town

February 19th, 2023


For 5 days the town of Van Meter, Iowa was terrorized by a huge flying cryptid. The towns response? Form a mob, and ambush the beast!


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33: Paranormal Investigations w/ Grave Evidence

February 13th, 2023


This week we're joined by Ron (aka: GraveEvidence). A long time paranormal investigator, and incredibly nice fella! We get weird, conceptual, and push the limits on theory around what the other side might be like. 

32: Lost Cryptids - The Hidebehind, Splinter Cat, Agropelter, Squonk, and the Hugag

February 4th, 2023


This week we're diving into some of the lesser known cryptids. The cryptids that time, and evolution have forgotten about. Living between the known …

31: The Trumbull County UFO Chase! Police & Citizen Recordings From That Night!

January 28th, 2023


On December 14th, 1994 a massive UFO appeared 50ft above the ground in an Ohio neighborhood. These are the actual recordings of citizen, and police …

30: Coral Castle - One Man Unlocks the Truth Behind the Pyramids

January 22nd, 2023


Did one man unlock the mysteries of the pyramids? Since Coral Castle became open to the public in the early 1930's people have been amazed by the fact one man, working in secrecy was able to build it. Did he tap into …

29: Mapping Bigfoot w/ Scott Tompkins - Sasquatch Witness Accounts & Audio

January 14th, 2023


Scott Tompkins of the Bigfoot Mapping Project joins us again to share recent bigfoot reports, audio recordings, and submitted evidence. We dive into the nuances of bigfoot research, Mexican Bigfoot, and new updates …

28: The Mojave UFO Incident: Pt 3 - Conclusion

January 7th, 2023


What is life like AFTER an experience? Continued encounters, talking to family and friends. How should friends and family react?

Book: Mojave …

27: The Mojave UFO Incident: Pt 2 - From Psychological Torture to Closure

December 31st, 2022


We pick up with a massive spacecraft lurking in the distance, Tom & Elise are surrounded by 1,000s of red glowing eyes, and they are being held captive by entities.  So much can be said for the events that unravel …

26: The Mojave UFO Incident: Pt 1 - Guards & Gremlins

December 25th, 2022


An absolutely terrifying UFO Incident / Abduction story that gave 3 out of the 4 of us nightmares. This one is honestly hard to categorize or compare …

25: "Bloodlines: The Jersey Devil Curse", Interview w/ Seth Breedlove of Small Town Monsters on Cryptids, Documentaries, and His Film Inspirations

December 17th, 2022


This week we are joined by the one and only Seth Breedlove. Founder of Small Town Monsters, producer of 16 documentaries, and director of at least 21. Listen in as he speaks on his inspiration for his films, scenes, and …

24: Disclosure: A Discussion of Current & Past UFO Cover-Ups, Releases and Theories

December 10th, 2022


Since the 2017 NYT article about ATIP, the idea of an imminent UFO/UAP disclosure has been on the tip of our tongues, but we've been here before. This week the crew behind Black Cat Report is taking a step back from the …

23: Ghosts of Asheville

December 4th, 2022


Join us this week as we dive into some of our own local hauntings here in Asheville, NC.

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22: True Crime - Mama Omaima's Thanksgiving Day Eats

November 27th, 2022


Model, entrepreneur, and chef Omaima Nelson shares her favorite Thanksgiving day recipes... to an Orange County Court House...

This week, Joey is grabbing the wheel and taking us on a wild ride through one of the …

21: Utsuro-Bune: An 1800's Japanese UFO Encounter?

November 20th, 2022


This week we look into the absolutely fascinating tale of Utsuro-bune. Was it an early close encounter? Just a strange moment in history? Or …

20: Leonarda Cianciulli, the Serial Killer, Cannibal, and Soap Maker of Correggio

November 13th, 2022


This week we're covering the fascinating life and crimes of one of Italy's most notorious serial killers, Leonarda Cianciulli. 


19: The Pemex UFO Incident - UFOs, Humanoids, Cryptids, Weather Manipulation

November 6th, 2022


A UFO flap, cryptids on the loose, a government clean up crew, close contact, it's hard to find something the June 1st, 1973 Ciudad Pemex UFO Incident in Tabasco, Mexico doesn't have! Yet, even with all these events and …

18.5: (Bonus) Campfire Chat with Lunico: Astral Awareness & A Lifetime of Experiences

October 31st, 2022


After a close brush with death in her early childhood, Lunico, already sensitive to energies and the astral, found her gifts increasingly heightened.

On this Halloween Bonus Episode, Gil sits down with Lunico to discuss …

18: A Halloween Bag of Listener Stories: Ghosts, La Lechuza, and Conspiracies to Get You in the Mood!

October 31st, 2022


This week we sat down and chatted one on one as folks like you shared their personal paranormal experiences. Thank you so much to everyone who …

17: Serial Killer - Béla Kiss: The Pickled Kiss of Death

October 23rd, 2022


Béla Kiss, is easily one of the most unique Serial Killers in True Crime, and, dare we say it, drop-dead gorgeous. But this lady killer is known for more than his looks and murder. The discovery of his victims' …

16: Skinwalkers: Origins, Powers & Encounters

October 16th, 2022


Before the famous Skinwalker Ranch, the Ute had claimed Skinwalkers were a curse put on them by the Navajo. But why? In our first installment of our 'Slow Series' building up to a deep dive into Skinwalker Ranch, we …

15: The Andreasson Affair - Pt 2 - Betty's Radioactive Boogaloo

October 9th, 2022


Betty Andreasson’s journey continues as she takes a tour of the strange plant she was taken to. Radioactive Space Bird Jesus makes an appearance, and Quazgaa comes back!


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14: The Andreasson Affair - Pt 1 - It's Like A Whirlpool

October 2nd, 2022


The case of Betty Andreasson is one of the most well-documented cases of a UFO abduction ever recorded. Backed by none other than Dr. J. Allen Hynek, the amount of scrutiny this case was put under is nearly as equally …

13: The Berkshires UFO Incident

September 25th, 2022


On the night of September 1st, 1969 a rural area of Massachusetts was rocked by upwards of 40 UFO events. Multiple people were abducted in clear view …

12: Anatoly Slivko - Pt 2 - Nine Minutes

September 18th, 2022


This week we finish up with Anatoly Slivko Part 2!!!! We're not going to lie! It's nice to not think about this monster for a little while. He was …

11: Queen Elizabeth II Conspiracy Theories - A Laid-Back Chat w/ Gio from Beyond the Third Podcast

September 11th, 2022


Joined by Gio, the host of Beyond the Third Podcast, this week we're talkin' wakadoo conspiracies surrounding Queen Elizabeth II. Everything from …

10: Anatoly Slivko - Pt 1 - Club Romantic

September 4th, 2022


Anatoly Yemelianovich Slivko was the longest active Serial Killer in Russian history, yet the details of his life and crimes to the English-speaking …

Ep 9: The W.I.B - Stories of High Strangeness with the Women in Black

August 28th, 2022


From U.F.O. Flaps to the Mothman to Nixon, the W.I.B have a long, fascinating history of popping up in the strangest of moments throughout time. Join us this week as we dig into the tales behind these Maidens of High …

8: Mapping Bigfoot with Scott Tompkins

August 21st, 2022


This week we're joined by the creator of the Bigfoot Mapping Project, Scott Tompkins. This is an absolutely fun and fascinating interview with one of …

7: Black Cats Are Good Luck! The History of Black Cats, from Prosperity to Persecution with Binx's Home for Black Cats

August 14th, 2022


August 17th is National Black Cat Appreciation Day! In honor of our furry friends, we will be taking a dive into the history behind Black Cats with Binx's Home for Black Cats. We'll learn about their unfair fall from …

6: The Pale Crawler w/ Strange States - Is it a Wendigo? A Skinwalker? A Pale Stalker?

August 7th, 2022


Is the Pale Crawler just a new name for an old fear? Is it a new type of cryptid? Some psychic chupacabra with a thirst for terror?

Join us this week …

5: Paranormal Investigations - An Interview with RKB Paranormal

July 31st, 2022


Join us as we talk with one of the Co-Founders of RKB Paranormal

A Tennessee-based paranormal investigation team with some incredibly haunting experiences under their belts. We dive into some of the most heart-stopping …

4: The Story Behind the Georgia Guidestones

July 24th, 2022


The Georgia Guidestones held a place of profound mystery and contempt by many. Often, the meaning behind their message was obscured entirely or guessed, but this is wrong. The secretive mastermind behind them R.C …

3: Personal Paranormal - Shadow People, High Strangeness, UFOs, Ghosts & Doppelgangers

July 18th, 2022


Join us this week as we explore our personal encounters with the paranormal! We cover hauntings, poltergeists, doppelgängers, UFO's and more! Get …

2: The Trinity UFO Crash - Pt 2 – “The Tesoro”

July 10th, 2022


This week we continue our deep dive into the Trinity UFO crash! Picking up where we left off, our story begins with Remi and Jose returning home from the crash site. Join us as we learn about what lurks in the canyon …

1: The Trinity UFO Crash - Pt 1 – “Because it was Getting Late”

July 3rd, 2022


Join us as we explore the strange story behind the Trinity UFO crash. Arguably one of the most significant cases in modern ufology, it has managed to …

Welcome to the Black Cat Report!

June 11th, 2022


UFOs, Ghosts, True Crime, High Strangeness, and all things Weird.

Blending comedy with deep dives and creative debate with on-the-ground reporting. The Black Cat Report is a mosaic of the paranormal. 

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