After 32 Months, ‘iHeartPodcast’ AM Replaced With Oldies

(By Adam Jacobson) In March 2019, iHeartMedia engaged in an experiment designed to expand the reach of several of its spoken-word podcasts by airing them as scheduled programming on a 5,000-watt AM radio station covering the Lehigh Valley of Pennsylvania.

Should You Publish During The Holidays?

It's the question podcasters ponder every year...Should I record my show or take a break over the holiday's? Will people tune out or are they counting on you to be there because they'll have more time? Between today and Christmas we'll be asking the experts what the answer is. We kick off the series with Hall of Famer Dack Jackson.

How is Podcasting Doing in The UK?

According to the just released Infinite Dial 2021 UK, 41% of UK residents over the age of 16 have listened to a podcast in the last month. That's approximately 23 million people.

Webinar on The Future of Podcasting

Radio production music library company Megatrax will host a webinar called How Will Podcasts Evolve From Here? Tuesday, December 7th at 11 AM PST/2 PM EST. PBJ Editorial Board member Matty Staudt will be one of the panelists. REGISTER

Freakonomics Radio Releases Mini Series

The Hidden Side of the Art Market, from Freakonomics Radio will present an in-depth look at how the contemporary art market functions, who’s benefiting, and how it’s changing. Very powerful players in the art world will be interviewed for this 3-part series.

HBO Releases Full Season

The entire season of the new podcast from HBO Max, We Stay Looking, is available on HBO Max. We Stay Looking is a scripted satirical true crime podcast adapted from the HBO series Insecure and the follow-up to the Looking for LaToya podcast/video series. LISTEN

Grant Hits One Million

If You Don't Like That With Grant Napear has crossed the 1,000,000 download mark and it only took him 18 months. The daily podcast is local to the Greater Sacramento, California region.

Acast Promotes Veronika Taylor SVP

Taylor becomes the Senior Vice President of the Acast Creator Network meaning she will lead its podcast team globally. She was previously Managing Director for the Americas, and before that Content Director for the US.

We Want To Hear About YOUR Podcast Launch

We want to hear all about your plan to launch your new podcast for our new series called Why I'm Launching A Podcast. Let's all help each other succeed. Contact . Our goal is to help you grow your show.

NPR’s College Podcast Challenge Returns

For three years, the NPR Student Podcast Challenge has been open to students in grades 5-12. Last year the contest was open to college podcasters for the first time.