A picture of a person with the paper ripped where their eyes are.

One day Connor Tumbleson got an email saying his identity has been stolen. And this was one of the strangest days he’s ever had.

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Darknet Diaries is created by Jack Rhysider.

Assembled by Tristan Ledger.

Sound design by Garrett Tiedemann.

Episode artwork by odibagas.

Mixing by Proximity Sound.

Theme music created by Breakmaster Cylinder. Theme song available for listen and download at bandcamp. Or listen to it on Spotify.


Recording equipment used this episode was the Shure SM7B, Zoom Podtrak P4, Sony MDR7506, in the Hindenburg editor.

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