Joe Valachi had been in the Mafia for years, but hadn't risen much in the ranks. But when he was facing a life sentence, there was one group of people who thought he was high enough - for information. The FBI saw in Valachi a chance to learn the mob's structure; and Valachi saw a chance to get out of jail. Our Sponsors for this episode are: LightStream (https://www.lightstream.com/mafia) Best Fiends (https://bestfiends.com/) Mafia's theme is "Spellbound Hell" by Damiano Baldoni (http://damianobaldoni.altervista.org/index.php/en/) . Music in this episode is “Life” and ”Misery" by Damiano Baldoni; “Thoughts About Future” by Parvus Decree (https://archive.org/details/PD_Aeon1) ; “Gagool,” “Night on the Docks,” “Mourning Song,” “Walking Along,” “I Knew a Guy,” and “Heart of the Beast” by Kevin MacLeod (http://incompetech.com/) . Sound Effects from freesound.org (https://freesound.org/home/) by tim.kahn (https://freesound.org/people/tim.kahn/sounds/28445/) , Pedaling-Prince (https://freesound.org/people/Pedaling%20Prince/sounds/275698/) , edwar64896 (https://freesound.org/people/edwar64896/sounds/250934/) , cemagar (https://freesound.org/people/cemagar/sounds/120337/) , pauliep83 (https://freesound.org/people/pauliep83/sounds/33679/) , and Omar-Alvarado (https://freesound.org/people/Omar%20Alvarado/sounds/195347/) . Additional sound effects from freesfx.co.uk (https://www.freesfx.co.uk/) . Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/) .