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  • Realm, fiction podcast powerhouse, joins forces with online entertainment giant IGN
    on November 28, 2023 at 9:20 am

    Realm, an independent studio and global podcast network that has dominated the fiction category, today announced a partnership with Ziff Davis’ IGN, a leading entertainment and gaming platform. The multi-year deal reflects the growing fandom in the gaming and genre ecosystem and provides both companies with significant strategic growth […]

  • Richard Osman and Marina Hyde team up to host The Rest is Entertainment for Goalhanger Podcasts
    on November 28, 2023 at 8:53 am

    Goalhanger Podcasts are today launching the latest instalment in their hugely successful ‘The Rest Is’ collection of podcasts. The Rest Is Entertainment is presented by TV maestro and hugely successful author Richard Osman, along with The Guardian's brilliant columnist Marina Hyde, who was recently described by Phoebe Waller-Bridge as “the […]

  • BBC Studios Launches BBC Podcasts Premium on Apple Podcasts in 166 new countries across the world
    on November 28, 2023 at 3:38 am

    BBC Studios – creator, producer and distributor of distinct British content globally – today launched BBC Podcasts Premium, its exclusive Apple subscription podcast service for listeners in 166 new countries in Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East, Latin America and the Caribbean. BBC Podcasts Premium offers early access and ad-free listening for […]

  • Auddia Announces Commercial Free Podcasting to be Launched in the faidr App on January 15
    on November 27, 2023 at 8:47 pm

    Auddia Inc. (NASDAQ:AUUD) (NASDAQ:AUUDW) ("Auddia" or the "Company"), developer of a proprietary AI platform for audio identification and classification and related technologies that is reinventing how consumers engage with audio, announced today that it is deploying its new commercial-free podcasting technology into the faidr mobile application […]

  • Joe Lycett has a brand new podcast, and it's a load of shit
    on November 24, 2023 at 3:37 am

    Plop plop – you’re listening to TURDCAST! Award winning comedian Joe Lycett is launching a brand new podcast - a safe space for your favourite celebrities to flush out their most satisfying, horrifying and frankly awful toilet stories. Turdcast will launch at 9am on Friday 24th November, available from wherever you get your podcasts. Joe has […]

  • New Canadian podcast spotlights Indigenous actors turning the tide on representation in the industry
    on November 24, 2023 at 3:34 am

    Meaningful representation of Indigenous Peoples on screen has exploded in the last few years but there’s still work to do. High profile stories about fraudulent claims to Indigenous identity can leave the harmful impression that there aren’t many accomplished or talented genuinely Indigenous artists. Of course that’s far from the truth. […]

  • Winners announced for the 2023 Audio Production Awards
    on November 23, 2023 at 2:44 am

    Above: Anishka Sharma, Producer of the Year The 2023 Audio Production Awards, sponsored by Audible, were held at a gala event on Wednesday 22 November at the BFI on London’s South Bank. Nish Kumar & Coco Khan, presenters of weekly British political comedy podcast, Pod Save the UK, were this year’s hosts. The APAs, organised by AudioUK (the […]

  • Indigenous led podcast network, BlakCast, launches in partnership with ARN’s iHeart
    on November 22, 2023 at 5:02 am

    Today marks the launch of BlakCast, showcasing and supporting podcasts proudly platforming the stories of First Nations Peoples and people of colour. Launching in partnership with ARN’s iHeart, BlakCast empowers First Nations Peoples and people of colour to reclaim their narratives, strengthen cultural identity and contribute to a more inclusive […]

  • Research of the Ukrainian Podcasters' Market by MEGOGO
    on November 22, 2023 at 2:52 am

    MEGOGO presents the results of an all-Ukrainian research into the podcasting industry, which provides up-to-date information on the state of the podcast market in Ukraine. MEGOGO is an international streaming service, as well as a leader among OTT platforms in Ukraine, operating in Eastern Europe, Central Asia, and the South Caucasus. The online […]

  • Meet Cute to Release Five Rom-Com audio shows exclusively on Wondery+
    on November 22, 2023 at 2:27 am

    Beginning today, Meet Cute will make five hit rom-com shows available exclusively on Wondery+. These top-performing audio shows include Mile High, Exes for End Times, Dump Him!, Kerri, and Christmasuzannukkah, and highlight the unexpected ways love shows up in our modern lives. Each original show has six episodes, except for Mile High which has […]

  • SCA announces Bryce Crosswell as Head of Digital Sales, Melbourne
    on November 22, 2023 at 1:40 am

    SCA Executive Head – LiSTNR Commercial, Olly Newton, today announced that Radio Today Podcast Executive of the Year Finalist, Bryce Crosswell, has been appointed as Head of Digital Sales – Melbourne. Crosswell joins SCA from Acast, where he was Group Business Director - Victoria. Crosswell has more than 11 years’ experience in the […]

  • Winners of the Australian Podcast Awards 2023 announced, powered by iHeart
    on November 22, 2023 at 1:35 am

    Above: Victoria Devine and Glen James The highest honour of the night, Podcast of The Year, has been awarded to the powerful True Crime podcast The Lawyer, the Sniper & the NSW Police. A popular podcast, which shares powerful testimonies from two survivors of the NSW Police workforce, also nabbed the top spot for the Best Interview Podcast. […]

  • Tortoise Media launches latest podcast series, Walter's War - a journey through hype and national security
    on November 21, 2023 at 9:19 am

    Tortoise Media is to launch its latest podcast, Walter’s War, a series to be released on Tortoise Investigates. It starts as a love story, turned upside down by a Walter Mitty-esque character who has climbed to senior positions in academia, the civil service and national security. The story starts in London, 2012. Oliver is a dashing diplomat, […]

  • PodcastOne Acquires Exclusive Rights to FBI Profiler Podcast The Consult: The Real FBI Profilers
    on November 21, 2023 at 9:14 am

    PodcastOne (NASDAQ: PODC), a leading podcast platform and a subsidiary of LiveOne (NASDAQ: LVO), announced today that it has acquired the exclusive sales and distribution rights to The Consult: The Real FBI Profilers from retired FBI agent and profiler, Julia Cowley. The Consult: The Real FBI Profilers is produced by CrimeCon’s Creator of the […]

  • Guest call for money podcast
    on November 21, 2023 at 9:08 am

    Pacific Content is actively searching for guests for the next season of the award-winning1 podcast What Should I Do With My Money? from Morgan Stanley. Are you looking for help with your finances? Do you have questions about investments, real estate, retirement and more? If you're a US citizen and not currently a Morgan Stanley client, please get […]

  • Jaimie Beebe, Co-Host of “Strictly Stalking,” Unveils Riveting True Crime Travel Podcast, “The Last Trip”
    on November 21, 2023 at 9:01 am

    Jaimie Beebe, the dynamic co-host behind the wildly popular "Strictly Stalking" True Crime Podcast, is set to immerse listeners in a thrilling new venture: The Last Trip. This groundbreaking podcast dives into the chilling investigations of missing and murdered individuals who were living their best lives — while on vacation. Embodying Beebe's […]

  • New Additions to What's The Story Sounds
    on November 21, 2023 at 8:51 am

    What’s The Story Sounds are delighted to announce some new additions to our talented team! David Waters has joined us from the production company Novel, while Alex Gatenby has joined us from Folding Pocket. David will become WTS new ‘Head of Narrative’ – overseeing our production and development of narrative series. David comes with a […]

  • LABS: Leading British Podcast Production Agency, Listen, Launches New Strategy Division
    on November 21, 2023 at 8:35 am

    Listen’s new division, Labs, provides broadcasters, brands, agencies and creators with exclusive access to insights from one of the most awarded podcast teams in Europe. Having produced and launched hundreds of audio and video podcasts over the past four years, Listen boasts an impressive roster of multi-genre shows, hosted by headline talent, […]

  • Give the Gift of Voice This Holiday Season with a Gift Card from RSS.com
    on November 21, 2023 at 8:26 am

    Are you looking for a unique holiday gift? This season, you can help someone you care about start a podcast and share their voice with the world. RSS.com, one of the world’s leading podcast hosting companies is now offering 3, 5, 8 or 12 month Podcast Gift Cards for purchase. Podcast Gift Cards unlock the power of podcasting for anyone you know […]

  • Best Portuguese Podcasts 2023 announced
    on November 21, 2023 at 4:22 am

    The 5th edition of Podes, the Portuguese podcast festival, took place on 18 November in Lisbon, Portugal. The event was focused on podcasters and podcasting, marking a shift from previous editions where the biggest sessions were podcast liveshows. As such, Podes offered capacity-building workshops and panel debates on growth, technology and the […]

  • The Village Crazy Lady - a new spirituality podcast from Podshape
    on November 20, 2023 at 10:01 am

    Podshape is releasing a new spirituality podcast The Village Crazy Lady hosted by renowned psychic, medium and dance-floor slayer Mikki Fisher. Mikki is the founder of The Red Tent, she’s a wife & Mum with a large following on social media. She also speaks to aliens & dead people! This is not your usual spirituality podcast. It’s not […]

  • Oprah's Super Soul expands podcast offering with a new multi-part series Build The Life You Want
    on November 20, 2023 at 9:56 am

    Why wait for a New Year’s resolution to ‘Build the Life You Want’? “Oprah’s Super Soul” podcast will launch a special three-part series, the “Build the Life You Want Companion Podcast” featuring co-authors Oprah Winfrey and Arthur C. Brooks as they dive into their recent New York Times Bestseller Build The Life You Want: The Art […]

  • Australian Podcast Spend Continues to Grow: Australia's Top 15 Podcast Advertisers for Q3
    on November 20, 2023 at 9:46 am

    ARN's iHeart and Magellan AI have revealed the top 15 brands advertising on Australian podcasts for Q3 2023, with a huge growth in spend year-on-year and Amazon once again topping the list. Overall, Q3 spending on Australian podcast advertising grew by a massive 88% from this time last year, once again proving the power of podcast advertising as […]

  • CEntrance Ships “The English Channel” Portable Channel Strip
    on November 17, 2023 at 8:43 am

    CEntrance is now shipping The English Channel™, a portable, analog channel strip for recording on the road that features a mic pre with dynamics, a parametric EQ, and an audio interface with unique online streaming capabilities. Since 2009, Centrance has enabled artists to deliver projects at such high quality that their clients couldn’t tell […]

  • Podchaser's Performance+, the Podcast Industry's First Recommendation Engine for Direct Response Campaigns
    on November 16, 2023 at 10:26 am

    Podchaser, the podcast industry’s intelligence engine, today announces an update to its Collections+ feature with the launch of Performance+. Performance+ is an industry-first tool able to identify the most effective podcasts for performance and direct response campaigns for advertisers. Through proprietary data modeling, Podchaser analyzes […]