Tenderfoot TV

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From our first show to our latest hit, Tenderfoot TV has taken an independent minded boutique approach to developing, producing, and marketing our podcasts. We don’t think like an assembly line with the goal of mass production, instead every project has its own unique identity. From the style of content creation, to the cover art, to the original score. Our team specializes in making each podcast a unique experience. But boutique doesn’t have to mean small. Tenderfoot shows generate big numbers, which have earned us 5 consecutive #1 releases on the Apple Podcast charts.

The System Podcast

Talking to Death

Talking to Death is Payne Lindsey’s first weekly talk show that combines a unique blend of storytelling and off-the-cuff conversations. Each week Payne dives into an array of topics, ranging from true crime and unsolved mysteries, to UFOs, pop culture and everything in between. Guests of the show will include experts in their field, fellow podcasters, and maybe even some celebrities who want to talk us to death.

The System Podcast

Radical

Radical is a new true crime series, exploring the dark secrets surrounding the murder conviction of an activist and religious leader, formerly known as H. Rap Brown. Once on the FBI’s most-wanted list, Brown, now known as Jamil Al Amin, has served over 20 years in prison, but was he set up? This is an Atlanta story about violence and the struggle for power in America.

The System Podcast

The Vanishing Point

The Vanishing Point transports listeners to the last known location shared by multiple missing individuals, uncovering new details about their cases and the significance of the area. We’ll take you to Hoopa, California, home of the Hoopa Valley tribe. Located in the Pacific Northwest, this area is known for its breathtaking landscapes, but it also holds a haunting history of numerous unsolved missing person cases.

Our shows

Up and Vanished podcast

Our award winning flagship show reinvestigates cold case disappearances, picking up the pieces and taking listeners on a real time investigative journey to find the truth. Two seasons of the true crime podcast have generated over 300 million downloads, 2 arrests, 1 conviction, and an impending murder trial.

The System Podcast

High Strange

Payne Lindsey attempts to break the stigma surrounding the topic of UFOs in this new investigative series. In the last few years, dozens of Navy pilots have come forward with video evidence of objects in the sky that defy our understanding of physics. The Pentagon has since confirmed these accounts. With a refreshing approach to the topic, Lindsey aims to separate fact from fiction when it comes to the strange happenings way up high.

Dear Alana

Dear Alana

A devout Colorado young woman, Alana Chen, disappears from Boulder, Colorado, leaving behind dozens of journals that reveal her aspiration to become a nun alongside fatal secrets about sexuality and faith. Host, Simon Kent Fung, who shares a strikingly similar past, embarks on a quest to uncover the truth behind Alana’s fate, while confronting his own demons.

Radio Rental

Hosted by actor and comedian, Rainn Wilson as Terry Carnation, Radio Rental is an anthology series that explores bizarre real-life stories; from horror, to crime, to the paranormal. These true stories are set inside a fictional 80’s style video rental store. This cult classic inspired horror brand blurs the lines of reality with cutting edge documentary storytelling.

The System Podcast

Kim Kardashian’s: The System

In 1994, Kevin Keith was arrested and charged with a triple homicide in Bucyrus, Ohio. There is no physical evidence exclusively tying him to the crime, yet he has spent 28 years of his life behind bars. Kim Kardashian and team will try to shed light on a legal system that is often puzzling. Was Kevin Keith truly given a fair shot? Draw your own conclusions in this twisted and at times, unbelievable story.

The System Podcast

Rattled & Shook

Rattled & Shook is a weekly discussion-based, horror-comedy podcast. Think of it as a variety show for all things creepy-adjacent and horror-lite. Join hosts Aprile and Meredith every week for new scary stories, horror-themed games, special guests, and more. Featured stories include haunted houses, creepy encounters, and supernatural experiences. Tune in for an all-around good time.

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The Estate

When a parent dies, they always leave something behind to their kids. For Alex Estrada it was a burning question: was his father involved in a 1973 murder? The Estate is a true-crime documentary podcast following Alex’s search for the truth. A murder mystery, political conspiracy and family memoir, touching on race, the justice system and the pain passed from one generation to the next.

Culpable explores unsettled cases where those deserving of blame have somehow eluded justice, like the case of 22 year old Brittany Stykes who was shot and killed while driving down Highway 68 in Brown County, Ohio. It’s been nearly a decade since her murder and the search for answers continues. Host Dennis Cooper reinvestigates the case, sharing this compelling story of a grieving family’s ongoing fight for justice.

According to the official story, a lone gunman assassinated Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in Memphis, Tennessee in 1968. That man, James Earl Ray, pled guilty and for most people the case was closed. The MLK Tapes, a history/true crime podcast, explores rare recordings of eye-witness testimony and new interviews with people who were there to reveal the true story of the plot to kill Dr. King.

Undetermined

In the summer of 2019, 43-year-old Jessica Easterly Durning, was found dead in her New Orleans suburb. Her cause and manner of death were ruled undetermined. That word has haunted Jessica’s loved ones, and hindered her investigation ever since. Her case hangs in limbo, until that word, undetermined, is changed.

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Freeway Phantom

In the early 70’s, six young Black girls went missing in the Washington D.C. area. They were abducted, murdered, and their bodies were discarded alongside D.C. freeways. Local media gave the killer a name: “Freeway Phantom.” Five decades later, no one has been brought to justice, and few know the details behind D.C.’s first serial killer. The victims and their families deserve answers.

The critically acclaimed Atlanta Monster tells the story of a city’s darkest secret, Atlanta’s missing and murdered children, aka the Atlanta child murders. The 40-year-old murder mystery looks back at the tragic events that left 29 victims, while reinvestigating new theories and debating the guilt or innocence of convicted killer Wayne Williams.

Most serial killers aren’t household names like the Zodiac, but the crimes of these lesser known killers are no less twisted. Insomniac dives deep into the minds and methods of serial killers and chronicles one man’s journey as he immerses himself in true crime, suffering the psychological effects of his work.  What keeps you up at night?

From iHeartRadio and Tenderfoot TV, Monster: DC Sniper reinvestigates the beltway sniper attacks. This true crime podcast places the listener in Montgomery County, Maryland on October 2nd, 2002 when an unidentified sniper began randomly killing people going about their daily lives.

The System Podcast

Down Range

Down Range tells the stories of American special forces — the men and women who dedicate their lives to defend our country — by shining a light on highly-emotional, first-person narratives of courage and sacrifice. It will immerse you in the sounds and voices of war with each harrowing story told, from the perspectives of those who lived each moment.

MONSTER: THE ZODIAC KILLER

One of the most notorious, unsolved serial killing sprees in history, Monster: The Zodiac Killer dives into the 50 year old mystery that still baffles authorities and true crime sleuths to this day. Despite sketches, eye witnesses, cyphers, and copy cats, the question still remains: Who is the Zodiac?

To Live and Die in LA podcast

In Hollywood, dreams collide with harsh, sometimes tragic, realities. Award winning journalist and New York Times best-selling author, Neil Strauss, takes you inside the investigation of Adea Shabani, an aspiring actress and model who disappeared from her Hollywood apartment. Far from a cold case, this real-time investigation is just weeks old.

To Live and Die in LA podcast

The Up and Vanished brand expands to TV on the Oxygen network taking on 4 new missing persons cases plus revisiting the cases from season 1 and season 2 of the hit podcast. Payne Lindsey host’s the series that will travel the country tracking down leads and hoping to discover new details on each case and help the victims’ families gain a sense of closure.

sworn podcast

25 years ago a psychopath terrorized the country of Belgium. A serial killer and kidnapper preyed on the most vulnerable, abducting children in broad daylight. The crimes and conspiracy that followed are known as The Dutroux Affair, and it nearly brought the country of Belgium to civil war. A new true crime podcast from Tenderfoot TV and iHeartRadio, this is Le Monstre.

To Live and Die in LA podcast

In 2007, NBA referee Tim Donaghy was arrested for betting on games he officiated. It was the biggest scandal in American sports history, but it quickly faded from the headlines. Why? Because everyone in this scandal has something to hide. This isn’t a story about basketball – it’s a story about money, and a conspiracy that spans far beyond one referee.

Dead and Gone podcast

After successfully investigating the disappearance of 26 year-old LaToya Thompson in “Looking For LaToya,” citizen sleuth, Rose Cranberry, is back to take on injustice in our system. This satirical “true crime” series uses comedy to shed light on systemic issues and racial disparities within the media and the criminal justice system. 

Dead and Gone podcast

In 1985, two Grateful Dead fans were brutally murdered. For the last three decades, rumors have circled that the wrong man was put in prison for the crimes. Despite the Grateful Dead’s ethos of peace and love, many Deadheads throughout the years have disappeared or been murdered. An investigative podcast, hosted by Payne Lindsey and Jake Brennan explores these crimes.

Gaining Ground - The New Georgia - Podcast

The balance of political power hinges on the outcome of two Senate races in Georgia, a state that shocked the nation by flipping blue for the first time in nearly three decades. Visit the frontlines of this contest as two of Atlanta’s own – journalists Rembert Browne and Jewel Wicker, detail this historic moment, and talk to the key organizers, strategists, and voters who are hoping to change the South forever.

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If you want to make it big in the Latin music world, everyone knows there is only one place to go: Miami, the Magic City. That’s exactly what VICKY (22), a beautiful Mexican singer/songwriter, was there to do: become a star. And just when everything seemed to be falling into place for her… she vanished without a trace. A new Spanish language fiction podcast from Sonoro Media and Tenderfoot TV.

Dead and Gone podcast

It can be a challenge for the average hard-working, true crime fan to keep up with the day’s crime news, so we’ve created a solution. We follow the news during our busy day, so you can quickly get caught up on what you missed during your busy day. Will also take you back in time to share a case that happened on this day in history. Tenderfoot TV and Resonate Recordings presents, This Day In Crime, a quick and entertaining way to get your daily dose of crime.

sworn podcast

Friends growing apart happens, but creatures crashing a fantasy convention… not so much. Five highschoolers bonded over the Bloodthirsty Hearts novel series as kids, and now they are back together for the first-ever fan convention. However, what starts as fun and games quickly turns into a fight-for-your-life event as creatures from the same universe invade. Bloodthirsty Hearts is a new comedy meets horor scripted series from QCode and Tenderfoot TV.

sworn podcast

Sworn pulls back the curtain on the criminal justice system, exposing the untold stories and hard truths behind major cases. Host Philip Holloway, a defense attorney and former prosecutor with a background in law enforcement, not only digs into the legal aspects of these cases but the emotional consequences of their outcomes.

Gaining Ground - The New Georgia - Podcast

When Afrikka Hardy was murdered, it seemed random. But it wasn’t. Her death fit a pattern, identified by an algorithm used to detect serial killings. And police had been warned that a killer was on the loose. Host Ben Kuebrich follows the investigation into Afrikka’s murder, tracking her killer, and uncovering more than anyone expected — that the use of technology could have stopped a serial killer, and that Afrikka Hardy should be alive today.

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From Netflix, Filmmaker Josh Zeman wasn’t expecting to unearth a bombshell when he first met Maury Terry, a journalist obsessed with the infamous Son of Sam case. Maury believed that David Berkowitz didn’t act alone, and that the Sons of Sam are still out there. Head deeper down the rabbit hole as Josh follows Maury’s trail, examining the terrifying connections.

Explore the dark underworld of boxing and uncover what led one of the sport’s “good guys” to pick up a gun and fire eight shots in an Orlando hotel room. Boxer Tim ‘Doc’ Anderson is serving life in prison for killing his manager, so why does everyone, including his victim’s family, think he should be set free?

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When sisters Rasha Pecoraro and Yvette Gentile revealed their dark family history in the hit podcast Root of Evil, they fell in love with podcasts. Now they’re back with a new weekly true-crime series that will dive deeper than the crime. Fulfilling their mother’s purpose to impact the world by using personal struggle as a platform to help others, the sisters will tackle societal impacts, trauma, survival – and most importantly, healing.

To Live and Die in LA podcast

Stay Hungry, the 2019 documentary short hosted by Payne Lindsey featured the art and the backstory of one of Atlanta’s most well known muralists, Greg Mike. Tenderfoot TV co-produced the docu-short with Station 16, which documented the creation of the “Stay Hungry” mural on the famed Ponce Wall (Ponce De Leon Avenue).

Somebody Podcast

When Shapearl Wells’s son Courtney is found outside a Chicago police station with a fatal bullet wound, Shapearl immediately distrusts the official narrative. So she launches her own investigation into her son’s murder and teams up with journalists from the Invisible Institute to confront the cops and find the truth about Courtney’s death.

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UP AND VANISHED

The debut season of Up and Vanished,” based on the hit investigative podcast of the same name with over 350 million downloads is available now on the Oxygen Network. The 6 episode season will focus on new and familiar cases of missing individuals, as Payne Lindsey and his team of investigative podcasters search for answers to help the victims’ families gain a sense of closure. The investigation will stop at nothing to find the truth and try to unravel these mysterious disappearances.  “Up and Vanished” is produced by Propagate Content and Tenderfoot TV.

STAY HUNGRY

The Story of Contemporary Street Artist Greg Mike 

Tenderfoot TV partnered with Greg Mike, the artist behind some of Atlanta’s most iconic murals, to create a docu-short “Stay Hungry,” uncovering the story behind Greg’s signature artistic style. “Stay Hungry,” co-produced by Station 16, dives headfirst into Atlanta’s street art scene, getting to know the origin of Greg’s intense passion for reinventing public spaces through art and design. Tenderfoot co-founder Payne Lindsey and Greg Mike sit down together to give viewers an inside scoop on how the artist pairs personal hardship with his city’s diverse energy to create something truly inspiring.