ABOUT THE SHOW
A Canadian conspiracy theory podcast taking on the best and worst in conspiracies, unsolved mysteries, paranormal events, and cryptids with a comedic approach to all things weird and unknown.
ABOUT THE HOSTS
Matt McDonald is a professional copywriter by day, and an amateur podcaster and conspiracy theorist by night. His long history with broadcasting goes back nearly a decade, where he hosted a movie review radio show called “Flick Chat” on Niagara College’s 90.1 FM radio station. Matt prides himself on having an open mind to new ideas and ways of thinking, and aims to help others open their minds through hosting the Big, If True Podcast.
Kayla has a Bachelor of Arts from Nipissing University, majoring in English literature and minoring in marketing. She is currently enrolled at Nipissing to get a second degree in business. Kayla loves unsolved mysteries, serial killers, conspiracies, and anything slightly off kilter and weird, and she’s only gotten more into the unusual through the podcast.
WHERE TO FIND BIG, IF TRUE
Schedule: New episodes are released every Monday
Listen: The show can be listened to directly from our host SoundCloud, as well as subscribed to and downloaded on most podcast platforms:
Since its inception in January 2018, the Big, If True podcast has been listened to over 25,000 times. Our main audience is comprised of males aged 18-34, with a respectable amount of females around the same age also listening. Our largest social media presence can be found on Instagram, with a quickly growing community on both Twitter and Facebook.
CAST AND CREW
Big, If True is a co-production of Matthew McDonald and Kayla Valender, who both serve as the hosts of the show. The show is produced and edited by Matthew McDonald.
WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING ABOUT BIG, IF TRUE
"One Of The Liveliest Conspiracy Podcasts Around. They keep it light, while keeping it entertaining and informative. Love their stuff."
"Fun and fact full conspiracies! The hosts have great rapport, the stories are engaging. I've enjoyed all of the episodes so far, can't wait for more!"
“Nobody does it better. You want conspiracy theories? They got em. You want cryptids? They got em. You want two funny, endearing hosts? You got em. I’d give them six stars if it was possible.”
Matthew McDonald/Kayla Valender, Hosts