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A storytelling show that explores the night, the landscape of the unseen, and how thoughts, feelings and behaviors transform in the dark.

Customer Reviews

Welcome Nocturne!

I am biased, having worked with Vanessa, but these episodes give everything I want when compared to my other favorite podcasts (predictably This American Life, Radiolab among others): lush music backdrops, impeccable editing/production and stellar content. I’m a nighthawk and can’t wait to snuggle up to give the future episodes a listen. Keep the episodes coming and I look forward to spreading the word.


Warm, rich, yummy. Want more.

Beautiful & entertaining

SO. GOOD. If you’re a fan of This American Life, RadioLab, Invisibilia, and Snap Judgement, you’ll love Nocturne. Vanessa gathers evocative, interesting stories surrounding the night and weaves them together masterfully to create a lush, mysterious, and vastly entertaining podcast.