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The Hurricane Tapes

By BBC World Service

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A triple murder. 40 hours of tape recordings. Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter. Bob Dylan wrote a song about him. Hollywood made a movie. This is the full story.

Customer Reviews

Excellent investigationing

Listened to the first five parts today. Worth a listen (if you know the song “Hurricane” by Dylan, this is the podcast for you)

Very well presented and mastered, can’t wait for the rest of the story.

Best BBC podcast

Totally gripped by this story. Great interviews telling a fascinating and unbelievable story.

The Hurricane Tapes

This is so riveting ,brings to life a moment in time and makes Dylan’s song such a masterpiece .The research and presentation are a credit to the corner who put it altogether 🥊