Odd Tonic

Odd Tonic

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Weird History, Strange Science, & The Paranormal


12 Days of Ghost Stories Collection
Feb 9 • 118 min
Relive the screams from the 12 Days of Christmas Ghost Stories, all in one compilation! This deluxe 2 hour episode contains all new commentary for each story from Maxwell and Jennifer, as well as macabre music and enhanced audio!
12 Days of Christmas Ghost Stories - Day 12
Jan 5 • 21 min
It’s the final day of the 12 Days of Christmas Ghost Stories! We’ve saved the most chilling tale for last, the story of the infamous Bell Witch. Huddle close to the firelight, it’s going to get spooky.
12 Days of Christmas Ghost Stories - Day 11
Jan 4 • 8 min
It’s Day 11 of Odd Tonic’s 12 Days of Christmas Ghost Stories! Tonight, explore alongside an EMT with a knack for the paranormal, as she rethinks wandering around a notorious floor of a haunted hospital.
12 Days of Christmas Ghost Stories - Day 10
Jan 3 • 6 min
It’s Day 10 of Odd Tonic’s 12 Days of Christmas Ghost Stories! Tonight, we’ll visit an apartment with a disturbing feature left off of the listing: a child ghost.
12 Days of Christmas Ghost Stories - Day 9
Jan 2 • 7 min
It’s Day 9 of Odd Tonic’s 12 Days of Christmas Ghost Stories! Tonight, we’ll go to work with a contractor and an RN, whose hourly pay will have no chance of compensating them for what will be a very weird workshift…
12 Days of Christmas Ghost Stories - Day 8
Jan 1 • 9 min
It’s Day 8 of Odd Tonic’s 12 Days of Christmas Ghost Stories! Tonight, accompany a cemetery security guard as his patrol of the grounds becomes more then he can handle.
12 Days of Christmas Ghost Stories - Day 7
Dec 31, 2019 • 7 min
It’s Day 7 of Odd Tonic’s 12 Days of Christmas Ghost Stories! Tonight, visit an art class that quickly became a lesson in haunted history!
12 Days of Christmas Ghost Stories - Day 6
Dec 30, 2019 • 6 min
Join us for Day 6 of Odd Tonic’s 12 Days of Christmas Ghost Stories! Tonight, we’ll meet Linda and her friend Jennifer as they have a fun afternoon creating their own radio program. But what they record will haunt them forever.
12 Days of Christmas Ghost Stories - Day 5
Dec 29, 2019 • 5 min
Join us for Day 5 of Odd Tonic’s 12 Days of Christmas Ghost Stories! Tonight, we’ll test a brother’s nerve as he closes up his family home for the night. Is he really alone? Or is something waiting for him to turn the last light off.
12 Days of Christmas Ghost Stories - Day 4
Dec 28, 2019 • 6 min
Join us for Day 4 of Odd Tonic’s 12 Days of Christmas Ghost Stories! Working nighttime security at a college might have you dealing with your share of campus pranks. But it isn’t the students you need to worry about. It’s the ghosts.
12 Days of Christmas Ghost Stories - Day 3
Dec 27, 2019 • 6 min
Join us for Day 3 of Odd Tonic’s 12 Days of Christmas Ghost Stories! Tonight, a grandmother delivers some final loving messages while a ghostly force delivers some chills.
12 Days of Christmas Ghost Stories - Day 2
Dec 26, 2019 • 6 min
Join us for Day 2 of Odd Tonic’s 12 Days of Christmas Ghost Stories! Tonight, we learn that strange whispers in the dark might be a friend, where as ‘Santa’ may not.
12 Days of Christmas Ghost Stories - Day 1
Dec 25, 2019 • 7 min
Join us in the parlour for Day 1 of the 12 days of Christmas Ghost Stories! Tonight, learn the dangers of disrespecting the spirits and why a bowling ball should be kept around. Just in case.
The Terrors of Christmas
Dec 25, 2019 • 34 min
Long ago, it was understood that, during the darkest nights of the year, supernatural dangers freely roamed the earth. People would gather around the warmth and light of the hearth to tell ghostly tales and perform rituals of protection. Intrigued? Don’t…
Hidden Curses, Corpses, and Cash
Dec 17, 2019 • 44 min
What secrets lie inside the walls and floors of your home? From ancient times to our contemporary era, humans have sought to bring good fortune and ward off evil by performing a bizarre ritual; That of concealing strange and sometimes gruesome objects…
The Secret Life of Plants
Nov 21, 2019 • 40 min
Are the five senses the only way to interpret reality? Leading polygraph expert Cleve Backster made an accidental discovery in 1966 that turned the world upside-down. Plants may not share our human senses, but they possess an perception that will change…
Parlour Stories: Past Lives Edition
Nov 12, 2019 • 38 min
Jennifer and Maxwell reach into the metaphysical mailbag to explore true tales of reincarnation, astral projection, and contact with passed loved ones. Learn of a precious visit made possible by a stray pup, the dangers of calling on a witch’s house…
Special Halloween Message
Oct 31, 2019 • 1 min
Happy Halloween, dear guest! Thank you for coming to our door. Is your pillow case open and ready? Good. We have a treat for you…
Deluxe Halloween Special
Oct 29, 2019 • 76 min
In this hour long Halloween special, Jennifer and Maxwell select their very favorite ghost stories to share with you by candlelight. Tour a haunted mansion with a gruesome past that refuses to die. Meet the restless inhabitants of a mausoleum in the…
Black Eyed Children
Oct 20, 2019 • 44 min
Lock the doors. Turn down the lights. Tonight we explore terrifying encounters with Black Eyed Children. Who or what are they? What do they want? Maybe you want to dismiss this as just another urban legend. But whatever you believe, don’t answer when they…
Parlour Stories: Ghost Clown Edition
Oct 14, 2019 • 56 min
As we creep ever closer to Halloween, what a perfect time to share true tales of the Unexplained sent in by the Odd Tonic community. These real accounts of haunted houses, ghostly work conditions, and even a spectral clown are waiting to terrorize you.
Phone Calls from the Dead
Oct 6, 2019 • 41 min
For two years, parapsychologists D. Scott Rogo and Raymond Bayless investigated intriguing and terrifying cases of people being contacted by the dead …via the telephone. Hear rare stories from their out-of-print book and judge for yourself if you will…
Mad Science and the Dark Side of the Moon
Sep 29, 2019 • 34 min
Modern science can be just as “mad” as in the movies: Artificial memories in clones, spider robots with human brains, and Oops, I Just Played God! This week, Odd Tonic has the scoop on the latest, greatest, and most terrifying science news. Put on your…
Missing 411: Unexplained Disappearances
Sep 24, 2019 • 39 min
David Paulides is a former police detective turned author, dedicated to documenting the mysterious disappearances of people in US national parks, and beyond. You may wish to dismiss these vanishings as cases of ‘just getting lost in the woods’, but after…
Parlour Stories: Haunted Playground Edition
Sep 15, 2019 • 46 min
It’s time for more thrilling true tales of the paranormal, sent in by odd listeners just like you! Explore an abandoned mine with a haunting past; tour a Civil War battleground that never ceased fire, and take a trip to scenic Port Gamble, Washington,…
The Mystery of the Eilean Mòr Lighthouse Mystery
Sep 1, 2019 • 43 min
Jennifer and Maxwell navigate the treacherous waters of the Eilean Mòr Lighthouse disappearances. In 1900, three lighthouse keepers vanished with out a trace, leaving behind a mystery awash with Scottish legend, folklore, alien abduction, cryptids, and…
NDEs, Radioactive Spirits, and a Flaming Bear
Aug 27, 2019 • 39 min
Join Jennifer and Maxwell as they venture into the hereafter and other realms of mystery: monkey hybrid science, radioactive drinks, accident-prone bears, and why we tend to crave crazy requests while on an airplane! All this and more weird news you don’t…
Sleep Paralysis, The Hag, and The Hat Man
Aug 20, 2019 • 47 min
Jennifer and Maxwell explore the many terrifying aspects of sleep paralysis. From cultural beliefs that are hundreds of years old, to curses, vengeful thought forms, and astral projection– there’s more to this phenomena than a tidy medical explanation.…
Parlour Stories: Monster in the Ether Edition
Jul 30, 2019 • 38 min
Once again, Jennifer and Maxwell reach into the Odd Tonic mailbag, this time to share true, amazing tales of astral projection and the terrifying phenomena of sleep paralysis! And, incredibly, every exhilarating story comes from one *single* listener’s…
Spontaneous Human Combustion!
Jul 21, 2019 • 42 min
Spontaneous human combustion. The invention of an overactive imagination? Or a very real and definitive way to avoid your ex?Jennifer and Maxwell don their oven mitts as they explore terrifying stories of SHC. Sifting through the embers, they find not…
UFOs, Ghost Babies, and an Army of Kyles
Jul 14, 2019 • 27 min
Jennifer and Maxwell do an interstellar fly-by of all the weird events currently mooning the headlines. UFO commemorations, mirror dimension testing, and ghostly wedding arrangements are just a few of quirky topics for discussion. 4 out of 5 Kyles agree –…
Behind the Scenes Special!
Jul 8, 2019 • 47 min
Jennifer and Maxwell divert from their normal format to discuss some Odd Tonic behind-the-scenes details and eagerly share an exciting announcement! (Hint: It rhymes with “YouTube.”) Plus, Jennifer reveals a few personal ghost stories from her past, which…
Parlour Stories: Haunted Birthday Edition
Jul 1, 2019 • 42 min
Jennifer and Maxwell dip into their mysterious mailbag and share more true, paranormal stories from listeners! Tales include a scenic route into the strange, a ghost that can’t get into the partying spirit, and a ghastly family inheritance you do not want!
Avast, ye Mermaids!
Jun 24, 2019 • 39 min
Jennifer and Maxwell take a deep dive into mermaid myth, history, and recorded sightings, plus also investigate why mermaids have such a grisly reputation… sharing tales of those who, unknowingly, waded into their dark waters. Your Ambassadors of Odd will…
Witches, Bats, & Ghostly Lovers
Jun 17, 2019 • 31 min
Join Jennifer and Maxwell as they boldly discuss the perils of taking a paranormal lover, how get witchy help or *rabies* from browsing the internet, and many other stories ripped from the headlines of weird news! Stay to the end to hear THE MOST…
OMG ESP WTF
Jun 10, 2019 • 40 min
Jennifer and Maxwell explore the perplexing powers of consciousness as they tap into Russell Targ’s “The Realities of ESP.” Prepare yourself for the compelling, declassified evidence of 23 years of government-backed psychic experiments with startling…
Parlour Stories: Imaginary Friend Edition
Jun 3, 2019 • 36 min
Maxwell and Jennifer exorcise the Odd Tonic mailbag and share more gripping ghost stories from listeners! Discover a guest who overstayed his welcome, an imaginary friend with a fiery disposition, and puckish phantom with one more ace to play! Have a seat…
Superstitions, Scrying, and Sleepovers
May 27, 2019 • 40 min
Come sleepover in the parlour, where Maxwell and Jennifer stay up far too late discussing superstitions. Then join as they light a candle, enter a darkened bathroom, and peer into the dark and mysterious history of mirrors. Dare to see what peers back..
Goblins, Ghosts, and Gators
May 20, 2019 • 31 min
Join Jennifer and Maxwell as they investigate the goblin troubles of Zimbabwe, the malevolent mischief of latest cursed painting, and other odd stories ripped from the headlines!
Time Slips and Multidimensional Mayhem Pt.2
May 13, 2019 • 37 min
Did this already happen? Jennifer and Maxwell explore extraordinary, mind-altering encounters with parallel dimensions and glitches in reality! Part 2 in our exploration of time slips and temporal turmoil, you may start to question everything!
Parlour Stories: Bathroom Séance Edition
May 6, 2019 • 38 min
Maxwell and Jennifer enthusiastically reach back into the mystical mailbag to share heart-pounding stories of life-threatening ghosts, rebellious spirits, and disembodied voices! Have a seat in the candlelight and enjoy your eerie visit.
Time Slips and Multidimensional Mayhem Pt. 1
Apr 29, 2019 • 40 min
Don’t take reality for granted! This week, Jennifer and Maxwell explore bizarre, mind-bending encounters with alternate dimensions and glitches in space/time! Maybe there’s something more to Déjà vu! Maybe there’s something more to Déjà vu!
The Baffling Bridge of Dog Doom
Apr 22, 2019 • 35 min
Curses, ghosts, fairies, witches, and minks! Could one of these be the reason why countless canines are leaping to their death off Scotland’s Overtoun Bridge? Join Maxwell and Jennifer as they pursue this perplexing pooch problem.
Delusions, Madness, and Mania
Apr 15, 2019 • 42 min
Meowing nuns, deadly dancing, and a fever for flowers! Get swept away with Jennifer and Max as they explore maniacal moments from history, when entire populaces were abruptly compelled into incredibly strange behaviors!
Parlour Stories: Ghostly Laundry Edition
Apr 8, 2019 • 62 min
Maxwell and Jennifer sift through the metaphysical mailbag and share spine-tingling stories of shadow people, Ouija boards, and a stalking helium balloon! Take a cozy seat in the firelight and enjoy your eerie visit.
Psychokinetic, Love-struck Furniture
Apr 1, 2019 • 30 min
Maxwell and Jennifer don their lab coats for a bizarre tale of strange science! Travel back to 1972 to meet the Owen Group and their famous “Philip Experiment,” in which they sought to conjure a ghost and got more than they bargained for!
Obviously Cursed Objects
Mar 24, 2019 • 59 min
This episode is cursed! Not really. But the subject matter is. Visit Jennifer and Maxwell in the parlour as they weave various tales of cursed objects in the candlelight. Ominous runestones, vengeful paintings, sinister jewelry, and more await you! Keep…
Unearthly Tea Time and the Watseka Wonder
Mar 18, 2019 • 39 min
America’s First Documented Spirit Possession! Join Jennifer and Maxwell as they explore the strange and haunting tale of two Watseka, IL girls from the mid-1800s, both with mysterious, paranormal afflictions. Although they never met, their lives are…
Parlour Stories: Angel of Death Edition
Mar 11, 2019 • 49 min
Jennifer and Maxwell narrate real-life tales of the unexplained and the supernatural, sent in by our dear listeners! Grab a cup of tea and be thrilled by inexplicable, ghostly, and chilling stories that will leave you with goosebumps!
Bear Wrestling, Hydrogen, and Man Who Would Be Emperor
Mar 4, 2019 • 59 min
Join Maxwell and Jennifer as they explore the bizarre and astonishing lives of some of the world’s most noted eccentrics, including the man who proclaimed himself Emperor of the United States! Celebrate all that is quirky and unique, and hear the call to…
Submit Your Personal Tale of the UNKNOWN!
Jan 30, 2019 • 1 min
Disembodied feet ascending basement steps. Hairy hands shaking your camping tent. Strange lights in the sky. Nearly everyone has had an experience that defies explanation… and we want to hear yours! Tell us about the time when the Strange, Befuddling, or…
Introducing: Odd Tonic!
Jan 19, 2019 • 1 min
Your Ambassadors of Odd, Jennifer Page and Maxwell Holechek, briefly describe what you can expect with every swig of Odd Tonic.