Radio CEO Launches First Podcast Episode

Beasley has been promoting the fact that it will be unveiling a new company-wide podcast strategy later this year. On Thursday Beasley’s CEO jumped into the podcasting arena herself.

Former First Lady Ready For Launch

The former first lady will host The Michelle Obama Podcast, exclusively on Spotify beginning July 29. “My hope is that this series can be a place to explore meaningful topics together and sort through so many of the questions we’re all trying to answer in our own lives,” Obama said in a statement.

Five New Shows From Silverfish

Silverfish Media and Compass Media are collaborating on five new podcasts, including a new podcast from country artist Tracy Lawrence called The Honky Tonkin.

2020 Live New Media Summit Moved to 2021

Due to COVID-19 the folks at The New Media Summit have moved their September in-person event to February 2021 and will now host the second Virtual New Media Summit September 10 - 11, 2020. DETAILS

Julia Morizawa Joins Greater Boston

Voice actress Julia Morizawa is joining the regular cast of Greater Boston. Greater Boston is a full-cast cast audio drama podcast set in Boston, blending factual history with a fantastical alternate reality. It's the third season for the show.

What Do Parents in The Music Industry Think?

In this 10 part series of conversations with parents in the music industry those parents talk about the highs and the lows of parenting, the impact of it on a music career, and the support systems necessary to make it all possible. LISTEN

The Next Great Podcast Contest

The Next Great Podcast from iHeartRadio and content creation platform Tongal is looking for talent to create new original programming. The contest runs through August 27.

Niche Down Your Affiliate Offerings Too

(By Troy Price) Rather than a sponsor from this website company or that mattress brand that would pay us a few cents per thousand people who listened, my buddy and I signed an affiliate agreement where we could get more money.

Spotify Tells Rocker To Hit The Road

Long-time rocker Neil Young doesn't like what Joe Rogan is saying about COVID-19 on his popular Spotify-exclusive podcast so he gave the company an ultimatum; Joe or me. Spotify chose Rogan and will be deleting Young's music from its service.

Looking To Make Money From Your Show?

James McKinney, creator and host of The Startup Story posted a video to Entrepreneur Magazine with a list of common, and not-so-common ways to monetize your podcast. He says The Startup Story has been making money from day one. Watch his video HERE.