This episode is about George “Machine Gun” Kelly and is episode one of season two: Single Barrel Edition.
Volsteadland is a podcast about the seedy underworld of the 1920s and 30s in Minneapolis. Each episode we chose a story from that era to present to you. This time Heather is covering the life of George “Machine Gun Kelly” and his wife, Kathryn.
Audio only versions of this podcast can be found at: https://redcircle.com/shows/volsteadland
Hosts: Amy and Heather
Theme Music: "The Last Prayer (to Isadore Blumenfeld)" by Paolo For Lee
Background Music: "The Velvets" (instrumental version) by Cannelle
Voiceover Kathryn Kelly: Melissa Oliveri
Artwork for this episode: David Gentner
If you or your parents, grandparents, etc. have any stories, folklore, or anything really, on the gangster mobster life in Minneapolis in the 1920s through 1960s, please let me know. We’d love to get in touch and chat about it or use your story in the podcast. Anonymous of course, unless you want credit!
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Links we promised you:
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The film we discussed, "Machine Gun Kelly": https://amzn.to/3rFGGed
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Volsteadland is produced by me, Amy, at Collected Sounds Media and is part of the Collected Sounds Indie Podcast Network.
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