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  • KSL Podcasts and PodcastOne Launch True Crime Series Ransom: Position of Trust
    on May 17, 2024 at 4:02 am

    KSL Podcasts, the team behind the chart-topping podcasts COLD and The Letter in partnership with PodcastOne, a leading podcast platform and subsidiary of LiveOne, proudly announce the exclusive launch of Ransom: Position of Trust. This riveting true crime series revisits the unsettling 1995 kidnapping of twelve-year-old McKay Everett from his […]

  • Hyperobject Industries announces two new comedy podcasts
    on May 17, 2024 at 3:57 am

    Adam McKay’s Hyperobject Industries is set to launch two new comedy podcasts, both humorously anchored in nature. Tiny Dinos premiered on May 7, with episodes dropping weekly on Tuesdays; and Walkin’ About on May 15, 2024, with episodes dropping weekly on Wednesdays. Both series will be available on major podcast platforms, including Apple […]

  • New BBC World Service and CBC podcast tells the story of one of the biggest goldmining frauds of all time
    on May 17, 2024 at 3:49 am

    The Six Billion Dollar Gold Scam is the gripping story of what was thought to be the biggest gold discovery in history… until it wasn’t. A co-production from the BBC World Service and CBC, the new nine-part podcast is hosted by Suzanne Wilton and launches on 19 May 2024. When Canadian mining company Bre-X announced to the world that it had […]

  • The Pitch for Podcasts: Attracting an ever-growing and highly engaged audience
    on May 17, 2024 at 3:44 am

    Podcasts have established themselves as a mainstream media platform, attracting an ever-growing and highly engaged audience, as highlighted in The Podcast Consumer 2024 report by Edison Research. On May 16, Megan Lazovick, Vice President at Edison Research, presented insights in a webinar, offering benchmark data on weekly and monthly U.S. […]

  • Barometer Partners with Flightpath to Drive Revenue For Publishers
    on May 16, 2024 at 10:39 am

    Flightpath, the leading provider of predictive analytics and podcast ad inventory management solutions, announced its partnership with Barometer, the best in class provider of brand suitability and safety solutions for digital audio. This partnership enhances control and transparency at a management level, providing podcast publishers with […]

  • Drunk Women Solving Crime joins Audio Always’ Original network
    on May 16, 2024 at 10:30 am

    Hit true crime comedy podcast Drunk Women Solving Crime has signed to Audio Always in a new deal that focuses on maximising marketing and commercial opportunities for the podcast. Drunk Women Solving Crime was devised in 2019 by three friends, Hannah George, Catie Wilkins and Taylor Glenn – after five years and almost 300 episodes Hannah and […]

  • An Update on Price Floors for the Spotify Audience Network
    on May 16, 2024 at 9:44 am

    This email was sent to Megaphone publishers. We're reproducing it for public interest. Hi, After careful consideration, Spotify has decided to no longer support the ability for Megaphone publishers to set price floors for the Spotify Audience Network. This change will go into effect starting July 1, 2024. Spotify is intent on driving revenue […]

  • Poddster launches a new state-of-the-art studio at Players House, The Palm
    on May 16, 2024 at 9:19 am

    Poddster – a pioneering network of video podcast production studios and Dubai’s first podcasting community - has launched a new location at Players House sports bar. The new state-of-the-art studio offers podcasters a unique platform to record anything from intimate shows to significant events, including live podcasts with audiences. This […]

  • Nate Silver and Maria Konnikova announce new podcast Risky Business from Pushkin Industries and iHeartPodcasts
    on May 16, 2024 at 9:14 am

    Maria Konnikova and Nate Silver are both journalists who moonlight as high-stakes poker players. On their new weekly podcast Risky Business — out May 16, 2024 from Pushkin Industries and iHeartPodcasts — they will bring their analytical framework to everything from politics to poker to everyday decisions. Put simply: Risky Business is a show […]

  • Podbean Unveils YouTube Video to Podcast Feature Easily Turn Your YouTube Playlist into a Podcast!
    on May 16, 2024 at 9:08 am

    Today, Podbean, the premier podcast hosting platform, proudly announces its latest feature: YouTube Video to Podcast functionality. This groundbreaking innovation empowers users to effortlessly convert their YouTube videos into immersive podcasts, offering creators unprecedented opportunities to extend their content's reach to diverse podcast […]

  • Frequency unveils enhanced contextual targeting solution for podcast ads with Barometer
    on May 15, 2024 at 10:44 am

    Frequency, the leader in workflow automation and ad management for audio, announces its partnership with Barometer, the only independent brand suitability and contextual targeting solution for podcast advertising. The combined offering provides the creative tools and targeting to deliver contextually relevant ad creative to make 1:1 connections […]

  • Podscribe Announces the Launch of International Research to Expand Database of Global Podcast Insights
    on May 15, 2024 at 10:39 am

    Just in time for the Podcast Show in London, Podscribe, a leader in podcast attribution and analytics, proudly announces the expansion of its extensive research, discovery, and planning database with the launch of a new product, "International Research." This addition aims to equip users with detailed insights into the podcast landscape across […]

  • The Top 50 Podcasts in the U.S. for Q1 2024
    on May 15, 2024 at 10:33 am

    Edison Research announces the Top 50 Podcasts in the U.S. based on reach for Q1 2024 among weekly podcast listeners age 13+. The list ranks podcasts based on total audience reach from Edison Podcast Metrics. Interviews were conducted continuously throughout the quarter in English and Spanish. Rankings are based on listening over the full period. […]

  • Liz Ellis and DM Podcasts launch No Dribble podcast
    on May 15, 2024 at 9:39 am

    DM Podcasts, Australasia’s largest independent podcast network, has joined forces with former Australian Diamonds Captains Liz Ellis AO and Catherine Cox AM and their pal of twenty years, comedian Carolyn Swindell, to launch NO DRIBBLE, a podcast for the community that surrounds and supports Australia’s most popular sport for female […]

  • Podshape works with Orange Sky to break down the stereotypes of homelessness
    on May 15, 2024 at 9:31 am

    Podshape, one of Australia’s biggest independent podcast creation companies proudly announces its latest venture in partnership with Orange Sky, the ground-breaking Australian non-profit organization. Together, they are launching an inspiring new podcast series titled The F Word, where 'F' stands for 'Friends,' to illuminate the transformative […]

  • Lee Hawkins seeks deeper understanding of Black family histories in What Happened In Alabama
    on May 15, 2024 at 9:24 am

    From APM Studios and award-winning journalist Lee Hawkins, What Happened in Alabama? is a new limited series podcast about the intergenerational ripple effect of Jim Crow segregation on Lee’s family, dating back to the 1600s. The 10-part series premieres on Wednesday, May 15. Listeners can subscribe now and listen to the trailer on Apple […]

  • Crime House Announces New Original Podcast Powered by PAVE Studios: “Murder: True Crime Stories”
    on May 14, 2024 at 8:05 am

    Crime House unveils Murder: True Crime Stories, a gripping new original podcast powered by PAVE Studios, set to launch on Tuesday, May 14. Delving into the depths of history’s most notorious murders, the series goes beyond the crime scene to uncover the real story and spotlight those impacted the most. Each week, listeners will be transported […]

  • Libsyn Ads Signs Exclusive Advertising Partnership with Osbourne Media House for The Madhouse Chronicles
    on May 14, 2024 at 8:00 am

    Today, Liberated Syndication Inc. (“Libsyn”), the leading all-in-one podcasting platform for creators and advertisers, announced a new exclusive advertising deal between Libsyn Ads and Osbourne Media House for the debut of The Madhouse Chronicles, co-hosted by rock legend Ozzy Osbourne and his best friend, Billy Idol guitarist Billy Morrison. […]

  • UNINTERRUPTED, in Partnership with Acast, Launches Sincerely, Sloane Podcast with Sloane Stephens
    on May 14, 2024 at 7:56 am

    UNINTERRUPTED, the award-winning athlete storytelling brand within The SpringHill Company founded by LeBron James and Maverick Carter, has teamed up with Acast, the world’s largest independent podcast company, to launch its new Sincerely, Sloane podcast, hosted by American professional tennis player, Grand Slam Champion, and Olympian Sloane […]

  • Executive Producer Madeleine Hawcroft joins award-winning podcast production company Deadset Studios
    on May 14, 2024 at 3:01 am

    Independent podcast production house Deadset Studios has appointed Madeleine Hawcroft as Executive Producer for its new season of The Solutionists with Mark Scott, produced for The University of Sydney. Madeleine Hawcroft is a seasoned executive producer on factual and entertainment shows, having been the Executive Producer for ABC TV’s […]

  • Sport Social Podcast Network secures new major brand partnership
    on May 13, 2024 at 6:00 am

    Sport Social Podcast Network (Sport Social), Europe’s fastest growing dedicated sport podcast network, has secured a new major brand partnership for 2024, advertising across its 400 -strong network of podcasts. Visit Barbados via Mirabelle Communications has selected the network to capitalise on a summer packed with major sporting events, […]

  • Wondery Announces Original Podcast Blame it on the Fame: Milli Vanilli
    on May 13, 2024 at 1:18 am

    Today, Wondery announced the new podcast series, Blame it on the Fame: Milli Vanilli, which explores the rise to fame and swift downfall of Rob Pilatus and Fab Morvan, the infamous R&B duo known as Milli Vanilli. Hosted by comedian and actress Amanda Seales, Blame it on the Fame: Milli Vanilli is available now on Wondery+, and will debut on […]

  • SiriusXM to Launch New Podcast with Ted Danson and Woody Harrelson, 'Where Everybody Knows Your Name'
    on May 10, 2024 at 10:51 am

    SiriusXM today announced the launch of Where Everybody Knows Your Name with Ted Danson and Woody Harrelson (Sometimes), a new original podcast hosted by the Emmy Award-winning actors and friends. Premiering June 12, the podcast will see Ted and Woody reconnect 30 years after the end of their acclaimed sitcom “Cheers,” joined by a plethora of […]

  • Takin A Walk Podcast accepted in The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Library and Archives
    on May 10, 2024 at 10:47 am

    Buzz Knight, host and creator of the popular podcast Takin A Walk, is proud to announce the donation of select episodes to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Library & Archives. “Takin A Walk has been a beacon for music enthusiasts, offering in-depth conversations with some of the most influential figures in the music industry,” said Buzz […]

  • Win The Chance to Interview Jordan Schwarzenberger Live at The Podcast Show
    on May 10, 2024 at 10:34 am

    TYX Studios is offering one lucky podcaster the incredible opportunity to host and record a live episode of their podcast at The Podcast Show London, interviewing special guest Jordan Schwarzenberger - Forbes 30 Under 30 honouree and manager of YouTube powerhouse The Sidemen – alongside a lineup of some of the UK’s top podcasts. To enter, […]