Tonight Eric welcomes back the long absent Tom Cole to talk about The Arrest(s) of The Manson Family.
After the murders, Family life got even crazier. Manson was sending people out into the desert, Family members were starting to flee, and the hope/fear of "Helter Skelter" was always just around the corner. Who would remain faithful to Charlie and who would turn on the Family to save themselves? Find out on this episode!
Music by Charles Manson as performed by this SAS Players
Additional Music by Occultic Overtones
It took three episodes, but we finally get to the infamous Manson Family murders themselves this week: The Tate and Labianca Murders
On August 8, 1969, members of the Manson Family slip out into the night and butcher Sharon Tate, her three house guest and the teenaged friend of the property's caretaker. Tonight you will hear, first hand from the killers themselves the how's and why's as to how this murderes were committed. You also hear them describe the Labianca murders the following night plus Manson's plans to kill many more.
Music by Charles Manson as performed by The SAS Players
There is so much in this episode! Charles Tex Watson and Leslie Van Houten join The Family. Dean Moorehouse returns! Manson befriends a Beach Boys and tries recording a few more times and the Family moves to Spahn Ranch. But the biggest news is that the family commits their first murders! This is a turning point for all involved and it starts the road the leads to Helter Skelter.
Join Eric and guest Emily Ferguson as they continue to discuss life in The Family.
Music by Charles Manson as performed by The Spooky A S Players