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  • Disctopia and Alby Announce Partnership to Integrate Value 4 Value Payments for Podcasters
    on November 28, 2022 at 8:53 am

    Disctopia, a podcast hosting and streaming service for independent creators, today announces its partnership with Alby, the Lightning Network wallet for web browsers, to integrate Bitcoin payments for the platform’s customers. This collaboration brings instant and direct micropayments to content creators as a part of the Podcast 2.0 […]

  • Tortoise Media and Podimo launch multi-show partnership, starting with The News Meeting podcast
    on November 28, 2022 at 2:46 am

    Tortoise Media is delighted to announce a multi-show partnership with Copenhagen-founded audio entertainment platform and production studio Podimo, starting with the launch today of a new weekly podcast, The News Meeting. The partnership between Tortoise Media and Podimo will consist of the podcast production teams working together on developing a […]

  • The Confidence Chronicles crowned Podcast Of The Year
    on November 28, 2022 at 2:22 am

    Erika Cramer, also known as The Queen of Confidence, has continued to win big this Australian business awards season by taking away three major awards at the Roar Success Awards on last Saturday night in Brisbane. Erika’s The Confidence Chronicles was named Podcast Of The Year in recognition of her five-star podcast and the impact it has had to […]

  • The Biggest International Festival for the Business of Podcasting is back!
    on November 25, 2022 at 5:43 am

    Following the phenomenal success of last year’s inaugural show, The Podcast Show is now truly positioned as THE international event for the business of podcasting. Last May, we brought together over 9,500 visitors, across the day and night of the festival, from every corner of the world - from the east and west coasts of the US to Mexico, […]

  • Crowd Network signs UK rugby star Sam Warburton
    on November 25, 2022 at 4:28 am

    Rugby star and former Wales captain Sam Warburton is the latest big-name signing to join Crowd Network’s Crowd Sports division. The two-time British and Irish Lions skipper will be working with the Crowd team, led by Creative Director Tom Fordyce and Head of Sport Rob Roberts-Facey, to develop a new podcast due for release in January 2023. It […]

  • Wil Anderson and Charlie Clausen, two of Australia's most popular podcasters, come to LiSTNR
    on November 24, 2022 at 5:21 am

    Long-time best mates and long-term podcasters, comedian and broadcaster Wil Anderson and actor and writer Charlie Clausen, are bringing their hilarious and wildly popular podcasts, TOFOP and FOFOP, along with Anderson’s Wilosophy podcast to LiSTNR. Anderson and Clausen have collaborated on TOFOP (aka Thirty Odd Feet Of Podcast) since 2010 and […]

  • National Trust to feature on Podcast Radio
    on November 23, 2022 at 5:06 am

    Podcast Radio has announced a new content partnership with the National Trust where the station will feature podcasts about backpacking, cycle touring, walks, hikes and heritage houses. The National Trust is Europe’s largest conservation charity and looks after Britain’s nature, history and beauty. Gerry Edwards, CEO of Podcast Radio, says: […]

  • New weekly video podcast to explore creator economy hosted by manager of The Sidemen
    on November 23, 2022 at 4:44 am

    UNBOXED is a brand-new weekly video podcast launching today, by the UK’s leading independent podcast agency, Listen, in partnership with Jordan Schwarzenberger, co-founder of Arcade Media and manager of The Sidemen, one of the biggest creator collectives on the globe. Acting as the ultimate resource platform for those wanting to gain insight […]

  • Intention.ly Acquires C-Suite Social Media, Appoints Tina Powell Partner, Chief Growth Officer
    on November 22, 2022 at 9:54 am

    Intention.ly, the growth engine design consultancy firm transforming the way fintech and finserv firms approach marketing, announced today that it has acquired C-Suite Social Media, an all-in-one digital marketing and social media agency supporting the financial services sector. Together, Intention.ly and C-Suite Social Media will bring a markedly […]

  • Targetspot is sold to Azerion
    on November 22, 2022 at 9:36 am

    Targetspot SA is announcing the sale of its digital audio business (Targetspot Division), housed within its subsidiary Radionomy Group B.V., to Azerion, an international group listed on Euronext Amsterdam (ticker AZRN.AS) that operates through a high-growth digital entertainment and media platform. This operation will allow the three shareholders […]

  • UK ARIAS 2023 Details Announced
    on November 22, 2022 at 2:37 am

    The Radio Academy has released details of the 2023 Audio & Radio Industry Awards - with new categories, an increase to nine nominees in many categories, and the return of hosts Rylan and Fleur East. Entries for the industry’s most prestigious awards will open on Tuesday 3rd January 2023, and this year will see four new categories and a […]

  • News Corp Australia launches audio digital subscriptions with Crime X+ on Apple Podcasts
    on November 21, 2022 at 8:23 am

    News Corp Australia is extending digital subscriptions to its world-leading podcasts, launching an audio-only offer on Apple Podcasts. The new audio-only product bundles the publishers’ collection of true crime podcasts into a single channel on Apple Podcasts called Crime X. Subscribers to the premium offer, Crime X+ receive access to […]

  • Libsyn AdvertiseCast Signs Exclusive Partnership with Highly Anticipated Debut of Not Even Mad Podcast
    on November 21, 2022 at 12:42 am

    Pittsburgh, PA – November 18, 2022 - Liberated Syndication Inc. (“Libsyn”), the leading ‘Podcasting As A Service’ platform, today announced an exclusive advertising partnership between Libsyn’s AdvertiseCast, the industry’s premier podcast advertising marketplace that connects advertisers with podcasters, and Not Even Mad, a new […]

  • 6-part Spanish-language documentary tells alternative history of the FIFA World Cup
    on November 21, 2022 at 12:34 am

    Alternative history of the FIFA World Cup in a 6-part Spanish documentary podcast hosted by the first woman to commentate on men's soccer in Argentina. Cada Cuatro is a documentary podcast that in six episodes traces an alternative history of the most important sporting event on the planet: the FIFA World Cup. With a focus on Latin America, Cada […]

  • LiSTNR launches It's a Sign podcast - astrology for a new generation
    on November 21, 2022 at 12:25 am

    LiSTNR today launched new original podcast It’s a Sign: Your Daily Astrology Tip. Hosted by astrologer Katherine Gillies, It’s a Sign is a daily, 90-second guide to life. Delving into the complexities of the Zodiac, Gillies charts moon and planetary transits and, in simple language, explains to listeners how these changes translate to their […]

  • Spotify Expands NextGen Audio Program to Historically Black Colleges and Universities
    on November 20, 2022 at 11:58 pm

    At Spotify, we understand the power of amplifying the voices of all kinds of creators. This is especially important for communities that have historically been underrepresented in media, including the audio industry. Over the years, we’ve created bespoke programs like Sound Up, Frequency, and EQUAL to showcase and uplift the diverse roster of […]

  • Tank Stream Labs and Ampel collaborate to launch new podcast and video studios in Sydney
    on November 18, 2022 at 9:42 am

    Tank Stream Labs, Sydney's leading tech co-working facility, has announced a collaboration with independent Sydney-based audio content company Ampel, launching a new audio-first studios with video capabilities, ‘Tank Stream Studios - Powered by Ampel’. The technology and start-up sector are one of the largest growing industries to adopt […]

  • FIFA Insight Live is Arsène Wenger's new podcast for the upcoming FIFA World Cup™
    on November 18, 2022 at 9:18 am

    Arsène Wenger and the FIFA Training Centre are changing how we understand football. And FIFA Insight Live, his new podcast for the upcoming FIFA World Cup™ in Qatar, will help do that Arsène Wenger is fronting his first ever podcast during the 2022 FIFA World Cup™ in Qatar. FIFA Insight Live: A Training Centre Podcast will take football fans […]

  • Patagonia and PRX announce Patagonia Stories, a new podcast series about sharing knowledge
    on November 18, 2022 at 6:17 am

    Patagonia and non-profit public media organization PRX today announced Patagonia Stories, a new podcast series hosted by Archana Ram, a managing editor on Patagonia’s editorial team. Ram will explore the foundational nature of knowledge, and ask the questions that matter about our relationship with each other and the natural world. The […]

  • LiSTNR remains Australia's number one podcast network with more than 6.2 million monthly listeners
    on November 18, 2022 at 5:39 am

    LiSTNR has retained its position as Australia’s number one podcast network with more than 6.2 million monthly listeners in the October Triton Podcast Ranker*. LiSTNR has nine of the top 20 podcast titles and three of Australia’s top podcasts in their genres: •   No. 1 comedy podcast - Hamish & Andy •   No. 1 news podcast […]

  • Casefile back on top as ARN's iHeartPodcast Network celebrates 30th consecutive ranker at #1
    on November 18, 2022 at 5:32 am

    ARN’s iHeartPodcast Network has been named Australia’s #1 podcast publisher for the 30th consecutive ranker report, while also achieving record downloads, regaining the top ranked podcast, and holding half of the top 10 shows. Results from the October ranker show the network delivered a combined total of 5.6 million listeners (up 4%) and 26.6 […]

  • Nomono Appoints Sylvia Brudeli as Chief Product Officer
    on November 18, 2022 at 5:24 am

    Nomono, the pioneering developer of audio recording and collaboration tools designed to help podcasters and journalists tell immersive audio stories, today announced it has named seasoned technology executive Sylvia Brudeli as Chief Product Officer. The appointment comes on the heels of the company closing a NOK 35-million ($3.6M USD, €3.55M) […]

  • AudioUK calls for more government action for audio sector
    on November 18, 2022 at 1:30 am

    AudioUK has set out a raft of measures needed to put audio production on to the same footing as other creative media content production, such as TV, film, games and animation. Speaking at this week’s Westminster Media Forum event on the future of the radio and audio industries, Chloe Straw, Managing Director of AudioUK, said: _“_As the market […]

  • Spreaker Releases New First-Party Data for High-Impact Audience Segmentation and Targeting
    on November 17, 2022 at 10:29 am

    Spreaker, the global leader in programmatic ad tech, today announced the release of a first-party data audience segmentation solution providing advertisers a way to reach very specific and complex audiences at scale by layering multiple data points, now available for programmatic, and direct sales across the Spreaker network. “Depreciating […]

  • Sonic Union Brings Podcast Experience To The Table in “Place Settings”
    on November 17, 2022 at 10:12 am

    SAVEUR’s new podcast Place Settings is a journey in sound that celebrates a sense of purpose, passion, and culinary experience in America. Hosted by SAVEUR Executive Editor Alex Redgrave and produced in collaboration with Sonic Union, the podcast takes audiences on location around the country with diverse and distinctive people. From Jonny […]