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September 2019

Acast and Wisebuddah announce first ever LaunchPod winner
19 September
‘On Things We Left Behind’ wins the UK’s first podcast competition

Locked On Adds Podcasting Pioneer Jay Soderberg As Executive Producer
18 September
Industry leader in daily, local team podcasts expands management team to grow line-up

Foodgod, Jonathan Cheban, Launches Explosive Podcast, Foodgod: OMFG!
16 September
Kim Kardashian West Joins Foodgod In A Fully Uncensored Raw Interview As His First Guest

Texas-Sized Horror Podcast Debuts in San Antonio
12 September
All My Hexes​ delivers a Lone Star twist to role playing fans

ESPN UK signs Nat Coombs to front new American Football podcast sponsored by Paddy Power
12 September
A new podcast about American Football

Leading Podcast Networks Bring U.S. Upfront Tour to San Francisco
11 September
Authentic, Cadence13, ESPN, iHeartRadio, NPR, PRX, Stitcher, WNYC Studios and Wondery reveal new shows and partnerships for 2019

I Know Dino marks its 250th episode
11 September
The educational podcast will also release a new book, 50 DINOSAUR TALES, this fall.

iHeartMedia and MSNBC Launch New Podcast - Modern Ruhles
11 September
Launching on the iHeartPodcast Network, MSNBC anchor Stephanie Ruhle discusses topics of masculinity, #MeToo, political correctness, privilege and more

Ranker Partners with ART19 to Monetize “Deadtime Stories” Podcast
11 September
Spooky podcast gets advertising platform

DAX signs exclusive podcast deal with Endemol Shine Group
10 September
Two year deal kicks off with debut show The Birthday Game hosted by Richard Osman

Be Your Change Media announces the release of the second season of Be Your Change podcast and the launch of the first podcasting retreat for female changemakers
9 September
And a retreat

William Corbin Named VP Revenue and Brand Partnerships by Sound That BRANDS®
9 September
Corbin has more than 25 years of experience in digital media, brand development

New podcast series unearths chilling tapes on Britain's most notorious serial killers
9 September
A new podcast featuring never-heard-before tapes

Tools for Podcasting - a free e-book
6 September
Written by Jill Olmstead, professor of Journalism at the American University School of Communication

Coleman Insights to present Outside Thinking for Podcasts webinar
6 September
Webinar to feature strategic guidance for podcasters, results from a recent podcasting study and Q&A session

Audioboom selects Voxnest as exclusive advertising partner
4 September
Global on-demand audio and podcasting platform announces partnership with Voxnest that streamlines the delivery of ads to their podcast listeners

Backlisted podcast hits 100th episode
3 September
Episode 100 features Sir Philip Pullman

Sound Education: October 9th-12th 2019
3 September
An audio celebration for educational and academic podcast creators and listeners

Unravel true crime podcast exposes Californian con woman
3 September
Season 4 of ABC’s Unravel True Crime podcast investigates a globetrotting love fraud. Releases Tuesday 03 September on the ABC listen app or wherever you get your podcasts.

August 2019

Hug House Productions announces Indiegogo for upcoming fiction podcast Valence
30 August
Crowdfunding campaign starts tomorrow

National Lampoon and comedy podcaster Forever Dog announce key talent for National Lampoon Radio Hour: The Podcast
30 August
Legendary Comedy Brand Signs Writer/Actor/Comedian Cole Escola as Head Writer, Producer and Performer; Comedian Jo Firestone as Senior Writer, Producer and Performer

Acast UK Brings Aclass Masterclass Series To London Podcast Festival
30 August
Aclass: Women invites aspiring podcasters to learn from experts and hear from the hosts of hit true crime podcast RedHanded

Podcorn Raises $2.2M In Seed Funding To Help Make Podcast Ads More Authentic Through A Self-Service Platform For Native Sponsorships
30 August
Founders of FameBit unveil product roadmap for a scalable self-service platform for finding, connecting and executing native sponsorships between podcasters and brands

Asia Podcast Summit and Asia Podcast Awards launched
30 August
Asia’s inaugural podcast summit will be November 8-10​

AdsWizz & Big Mobile Successfully Track Increase in Store Visits Driven By Audio Ads
30 August
Audio Ad Tech is an Industry First, Measuring Nearly 2X Lift in Store Visits in First Campaigns in Australia

Court TV Launches True-Crime Podcast
29 August
Network Anchors Vinnie Politan and Seema Iyer to Host New Weekly Series

Lipstick & Vinyl Partners with More Banana, Bringing 10 New Female-Centric Podcast Titles to Its Roster
28 August
Focus 360’s Ad Sales Deal with Lipstick & Vinyl Extends to More Banana

Slate announces the addition of hit podcast Thirst Aid Kit to its network
28 August
The weekly podcast, hosted by Bim Adewunmi and Nichole Perkins, will relaunch at Slate in September.

JunckerPlan: leading podcast company Acast lands EIB financing
28 August
Acast gets EUR 25 million

Brat Partners with ART19 to Launch Gen Z Podcasts
23 August
Three new shows to come

WWE partners with Endeavor Audio to develop podcast network
23 August
A WWE podcast network is coming

Go Simone, a podcast exploring sustainable change and the women inspiring it
22 August
Thought-provoking conversations with women who contribute to build a more inclusive, just and sustainable world

#1 Podcast Maker Dan McHugh To Teach New Podcasting Course
22 August
ILKI today announces ILKI-CAST: Design, Produce and Launch Your Own Podcast Series.

London Podcast Festival Launches Audio Fiction Cluster
22 August
The Podcast Maker’s Weekend will be including an Audio Fiction track this year

Tapebook Launches Social Networking App for Audio and Video Conversations
21 August
New iOS App allows anyone to Call Friends on Tapebook, Record a five minute Audio or Video Chat Together, and Share the Conversation Freely with the World.

APAs opens for entries and marks ten years of celebrating audio production talent
21 August
Entries have gone live for this year’s Audio Production Awards

StreamGuys to Showcase New Monetization, Visualization and Social Media Innovations for Radio Streams and Podcasts at IBC2019
21 August
New features in SGrecast system include server-side ad insertion when listeners rewind streams, improved audio-to-video functionality and live social media streaming

Veritone Inks Deal With ART19 to Use aiWARE for Intelligent Ad Targeting in Podcasting
16 August
Cognitive Analysis Enables Advertisers to Target Audiences Automatically Based on the Content of the Podcast

Acast announced as partners for the inaugural Cork Podcast Festival
16 August
Friday 11th to Sunday 13th October 2019

Auxbus launches end-to-end podcast creation software at Podcast Movement
14 August
Podcast Platform Does It All — Planning, Creating, Automatic Production and Distribution

The World of Podcasting Gets BIGGER with the International Podcast Association
14 August
New global organisation aims to help podcasting continue its growth

Group Nine Media partners with iHeartMedia to bring an exclusive portfolio-wide podcast slate to the iHeartPodcast Network
13 August
New, Original Podcasts Created by NowThis, The Dodo, Seeker, Thrillist and JASH to be Co-Produced and Distributed Across iHeartRadio Properties

Bauer InStream relaunches as the safe and sound digital advertising solution
13 August
Bauer Media’s digital audio advertising inventory is now only available via Bauer InStream

Music is Coming to Podcasts . . . . Finally!
13 August
Breakthrough to be Announced at “Broadcasters Meet Podcasters”

ART19 offers listener-focused targeted ads across more than 200 podcasts
12 August
ART19 today announced that its targeted podcast marketplace now includes more than 200 series

NY Post to Launch Sources Say: A Page Six Podcast
12 August
Partners Exclusively with cabana for Ad Sales

Liberated Syndication Earns Seal of Compliance from IAB Tech Lab for Podcasting Metrics
12 August
Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) Tech Lab has officially certified the Libsyn podcast statistic metrics.

NewFronts West 2019 to feature presentations from leading digital media companies
12 August
Two-Day Event Produced by IAB to also Include Research from BBC News and Tubular Labs & Conversation with Leaders from Chipotle, Johnson & Johnson, Mattel, and More

Fun Kids Launches Podcast Network
12 August
Network brings together Fun Kids, Storynory, The Week Junior and more.

Podcast Ad Reps, independent podcast creator ad sales company, gets added focus
10 August
Rick Selah and Anthony Savelli focus on indie offering

Ron Burgundy, the Greatest Podcast Host of All Time, Debuts Season Two of His Wildly Successful Show to the World
9 August
The Ron Burgundy Podcast, Co-Produced by iHeartRadio and Funny Or Die, Kicks off Season 2 Today with Guest Sen. Kamala Harris

iHeartMedia debuts Sunday Night Podcasts, airing top podcasts on broadcast radio stations across the country every Sunday
9 August
The Series Will Feature Multiple Genres from Comedy and True Crime to History and Culture, And Kicks Off This Sunday with The Ron Burgundy Podcast Broadcasting on 270 iHeartMedia Stations Nationwide, Reaching Millions of New Listeners

From Apple - Live: Enhanced Apple Podcasts Categories
9 August
Enhanced categories are now available on Apple Podcasts.

Libsyn Sponsors New Spanish Language Podcast: Sobre Podcasting Sobre Podcasting Featured on Apple Podcasts in Mexico Libsyn Hosts Launch Party at Podcast Movement
9 August
News, information, analysis and community for all Spanish-speaking podcasters from around the world

Liberated Syndication Sees Continued Growth in Q2 Podcast Metrics Libsyn Selected for Launch of Celebrity Podcasts
9 August
26 percent more podcasts hosted by Libsyn

Star-studded network PodcastOne unveils free hosting platform for independent podcasters
8 August
LaunchpadDM Is the First Hosting Platform Developed by a Major Podcast Network, Providing Unique Offerings and Promotional Opportunities Not Available Anywhere Else

Entercom to launch RADIO.COM Sports Digital Network
8 August
Lineup of Daily Live Sports Podcasts Highlight New Digital Network to Debut on August 19. Programming Also Includes Weekly Podcasts and Other On-Demand Audio Content

iHeartRadio to launch multiple hit podcasts in native languages across international markets
8 August
The First Wave of iHeartPodcast Content Will Include Hits Such As Stuff You Should Know and Stuff You Missed In History Class – With Thousands of New And Library Episodes Available in Spanish, Hindi, Portuguese, French, German and More – On All Major International Audio Distribution Platforms

CEntrance Ships 'MicPort Pro 2' Mobile Recording Interface
8 August
The new handheld recording interface is designed for Podcasting, Voiceover, and Games

Libsyn Brings Podcasts to Deezer with New Partnership
8 August
Deezer to distribute Libsyn podcasts

Men’s Lifestyle Publication GQ moves into podcasting with Megaphone
7 August
GQ Magazine Enlists Megaphone for Podcast Distribution and Monetization

Veritone One Launches Pay-Per-Performance Advertising Platform for Podcast and Social Media Influencers
7 August
Influencer Bridge™ gives content creators unprecedented access to advertisers and enables them to monetize their content through sponsored ad placements

Cleanfeed To Offer First Browser Multitrack Recorder
7 August
Will be officially launched next week

PRX Names Charlotte Cooper as Director of Audience Growth and Jason Saldanha as Content Director
7 August
PRX operates public radio’s largest distribution marketplace

Podthon - a free virtual summit for podcasters, August 10-11
7 August
Open for registration now

12 new episodes of the Audiocraft Podcast
7 August
Episodes from Ian Chillag (Everything is Alive), Adam Shand (The Trials of the Vampire), Lorena Allam (Guardian Australia) and Avery Trufelman (99% Invisible)

Stitcher announces slate of new and returning shows on its Stitcher Originals and Earwolf networks this fall
6 August
New shows coming from Jameela Jamil, Aasif Mandvi, Joel Kim Oster and Mitra Jouhari; Verified investigates the potential dangers of the sharing economy; new seasons of The Dream, LeVar Burton Reads, Dead Ass with Khadeen & Devale, Science Rules! with Bill Nye; and more

Focus 360 Enters the Podcast Space with an Investment in Lipstick & Vinyl that Includes Ad Sales Representation
6 August
The Lipstick & Vinyl Network Delivers Podcasts from Underrepresented Voices

Comedian Janet Hyde Has Heard and Discussed 100 Male Comics’ Jokes About Women On Her Podcast
5 August
If you love jokes and hate misogyny, this is your podcast

Line-Up Announced For Second Outing of Podcast Live: Politics
5 August
Podcast Live: Politics will be returning to The Light in central London on Saturday 5th October

Nova Entertainment launches new real life podcast to coincide with National Missing Persons Week
2 August
The Disappearance of Des is a five-part podcast series that focuses on what has happened in the past 40 years since Des went missing.

PRX, Google Small Business, Simplecast, Midroll, and Edison Research Set To Present at She Podcasts LIVE
1 August
She Podcasts LIVE will be offering a vastly diverse lineup with topics ranging from the usual podcasting sessions to fear, confidence, diversity, inclusion, feminism, and more

Castbox Launches Livecast, a Live Audio Streaming Feature for Podcast Creators
1 August
A free audio streaming service that lets podcasters go live with the tap of a button

Thinking Freely — New Podcast from the ACLU of Maryland
1 August
Its goal is to inform Marylanders about what's happening politically

4DC grows podcast offering after six months
1 August
The strategic podcast consultancy partners with Fresh Air Production

StreamGuys Expands Integration Possibilities for Enterprise-Class Streaming and Podcasting Solutions with New APIs
1 August
New developer interfaces for live stream and podcast management platform, along with insight-enabling analytics tools, enable seamless incorporation into customers’ existing systems and workflows

July 2019

JACK Radio scores with award-winning podcast The Offside Rule

Edison Research Wins 2019 Content Marketing Award

Earios co-founders ponder life's pressing ethical questions in a new season of The Big Ones

Do The Right Thing returns for seventh season

Global Story Network launches hilarious parenting podcast Daditude for dads by dads

Historic Willard Hotel in Washington DC gets a multimedia production facility

The Dave Ramsey Show on the move

Timestorm Sends Kids from New Jersey Back in Time

Revision Path selected for the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture

Mosaic Media Expands into the Podcast Market Joining Forces with Industry-Leading Luminary Media

Dominick Milano to lead Targetspot’s North American sales teams

New AdsWizz Software Updates Fully Support RAD Podcast Measurement Framework

From Apple - Update: Enhanced Apple Podcasts Categories

This Is Distorted launches radio syndication service for podcasts

Skyview Networks Partners with Amplifi Media to Offer Branded Podcasts and Digital Audio Solutions to Advertisers

Audioburst launches on the Android Auto and Samsung Bixby platforms

Pacific launches eight new podcasts and partners with Acast

Marketing Podcast Delves Deep Into Dragons’ Den

Cambridge University Press launches new education podcast series

Introducing SquadCast v2 — a Different Way to Record Podcast Interviews

Acast announces 2018 financial results - doubles revenue to over $20m

Crooked Media Hires Sarah Geismer as Head of Creative Development & Production

Young Audio Awards to take place in March 2020

Katy Brand and Katherine Parkinson launch new podcast - Women Like Us

Gameday Media to Produce Podcast Hosted by New York Times Best-Selling Author and Celebrity Dentist Dr. Bill Dorfman

Introducing The Clearing, Pineapple Street and Gimlet’s New True Crime Documentary Series

Southern California Public Radio launches LAist Studios to develop and produce original podcasts with the voice of Los Angeles

ESPN to Debut Daily Podcast

New Backspin Podcast Digs Deep to Find Milwaukee’s First Hip-Hop Recording

Heaven Hill Distillery Launches Tales from the Hill Podcast

Wonder launches The Moment

A new political podcast network in UK

Actor and comedian Rob Schneider launches weekly podcast

Why Don’t We… Listen to the Hilarious New Podcast From the Moms of the Hit Boy Band Why Don’t We?

Stitcher and Wondery join forces to offer UK advertisers global access to premium content

Acast Launches In Germany

The Times and The Sunday Times launch two new podcasts

Cleanfeed To Attend Podcast Movement

Shirley Manson hosts The Jump for Mailchimp

Nielsen launches Podcast Listener Buying Power Service with iHeartMedia, Cadence13, Stitcher, Westwood One and Cabana as charter clients

New Podcast Gives Nonprofits a Social Media Boost

Champions of community-driven media celebrate massive growth in podcast delivery

Feeling My Flo, a podcast about menstruation, launches July 11

148 year-old bird book wins podcast grant

The Infinite Dial® Germany to Debut in 2019

History of the 90’s Launches July 17 with Host Kathy Kenzora

The How i Died podcast mixes sci-fi, medical science and a whole lot of true crime

Frank Turner announces new podcast based on album

EARIOS is New Podcast Network Founded by Women for Everyone

85% of UK advertisers will increase investment in digital audio in the next year

Acast UK Announces Masterclass Series For Underrepresented Groups In Podcasting

Auxbus announces auto-leveling

Whooshkaa gives free dynamic ad insertion and transcription to all podcasters

Jessica Cordova Kramer and Stephanie Wittels Wachs launch new podcast network Lemonada Media

Bullet launches an app to “screenshot podcasts”.

Bizzabo Launches New Innovative Podcast Series IN-PERSON

Steve Penk’s Radio Nightmares podcast to launch

International Podcast Month (IPM) launches Indiegogo Campaign

June 2019

Forever Dog, leading comedy podcast producer, sets leadership team

New Season of ‘Bundyville’ Podcast from Longreads and OPB Explores Anti-Government Extremism Beyond the Bundy Family

Jodie Sweetin announces new parenting podcast Never Thought I'd Say This premiering July 10

Cabana Publishes 2019 Podcast Buying Guide

The Storyboard App launches on Android for Private Podcast Distribution

Award-winning houseplant podcast celebrates 100th episode

NPR And Edison Research Release The Smart Audio Report Spring 2019

Cadence13 partners with political strategists David Alexrod and Mike Murphy to launch Hacks on Tap podcast

Steve Austin Kicks-Out The Competition with More Than 1 Million Downloads, As He Returns to the Microphone with New Episodes of His PodcastOne Show

Jacobs Media Unveils Broadcasters Meet Podcasters Agenda

Almost Tangible named Production Company of The Year by the New York Festivals Radio Awards

In The Dark podcast leads to a conviction being overturned by the US Supreme Court

The Real Podcast launches - the real voices and stories of Australia's first peoples

Barneys New York Launches The Barneys Podcast Season Three with New Host Noor Tagouri

Social Chain and Voiceworks Launch Blinded Faith Podcast

Tenderfoot TV and Black Mountain Media launch Culpable, a new true-crime podcast

Sound That BRANDS Raises Capital; Forming Core Leadership Team

Castbox Announces Podcast Integration With Navigation App Waze

What is the Duolingo French Podcast?

Luminary releases latest podcast from Pushkin Industries, along with 30 new premium podcast episodes

YBF Ventures announces launch of People Building Businesses

Music and Millennials helping to fuel the podcasting boom

WTOP and PodcastOne Release New True-Crime Podcast, 22 Hours: An American Nightmare

Marvel and Stitcher Set Wide Release for ‘Marvel’s Wolverine: The Lost Trail'

Triton Digital Announces Acquisition of Podcast Powerhouse Omny Studio

Comedy podcast producer Forever Dog launches 11 new shows featuring breakout fan-favourite comic talent

Cabana Adds 10 New Podcasts with Content from Inc. Magazine, New Hampshire Public Radio, Jen Kirkman, and More

Respected Podcasters Reveal Top Picks on TuneIn’s New Pod Club Series

Swedish podcast studio Soundtelling enter investment deal with Co_Made Sthlm in the first Scandinavian collaboration of its kind

Podcast Live: Rugby Launches Twickenham event with an All-Star Podcasting Line Up

Entercom and Cadence13 launch 'To War And Back', a RADIO.COM original

New Episode of Death in Ice Valley

Transgender woman and her wife launch podcast about life as an LGBT+ family

Season Four of Radiotopia’s “Ear Hustle” Podcast Launches Today

Lisa Lampanelli is Ready to Help the World with her New Podcast on PodcastOne…

Podbean Launches PodAds -- The SaaS for Podcast Advertising

Good Code Podcast | Dystopian scenarios, with a way out

Telling Canadian stories to Canadian podcast listeners: an opportunity and a challenge

Castbox Announces Season Two of Hit Podcast Series This Sounds Serious

Audioburst Launches Audioburst Studio For Apps and Website Integration

Apple Worldwide Developers Conference 2019 Announcements

Targetspot partners with Signal to offer even more powerful and identity-driven targeting to digital audio advertisers

The History of Standup returns for season two

In the UK, ITV teams up with Global adding its podcasts to Global Player

To Mark Thursday’s 75th D-Day Anniversary, HISTORY® Produces A Brand-New Historical Podcast Series: Letters of Love in WW2

PRX, Gen-Z Media and WGBH announce the Molly of Denali podcast, a prequel to the upcoming PBS KIDS series

PodcastOne Debuts Spring Lineup, Including 3x NBA Champ Rick Fox, Southern Charm’s Shep Rose and Olympian Holly McPeak

New dating app podcast launches

May 2019

Vox Media Podcast Network Spring 2019 Slate

Bob Woodward sits down with David Axelrod on the latest episode of The Axe Files

Curated list of 300+ Asian American Podcasts for AAPI Heritage Month

Podcast.co partner with Stereotype to Open New York Studio

South Africa’s Commercial Radio Industry Commissions Digital Media Research with The Infinite Dial

Heil Sound Expands International Distribution

Libsyn Partners With Entercom to Bring Podcasts to Radio.com

PodUK Is Back For Episode 2

Crooked Media launches new narrative podcast This Land to explore the dramatic history of Oklahoma tribal land rights

1st Annual AlienXPO Coming to Knoxville, Tennessee August 17 & 18, 2019

Introducing The Two Princes, Gimlet’s New Scripted LGBTQ+ Series

Acast Rolls Out Four New Languages For Mobile Apps

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Long Distance Wraps First Season, Launches Patreon Membership Campaign and Documentary Series Long Distance TV

Jennings Photo launches new podcast: Photo Business Help

Dominick Milano joins Targetspot as Vice President Business Development in North America

Australian Podcast Awards: 2019 winners

British Podcast Awards: 2019 winners

Family Ghosts Podcast makes long-awaited return

The Moth taps Dame Wilburn as podcast co-host

7NEWS's The Lady Vanishes podcast hits one million listens globally

Podcast.co Launches, Partnering With Spotify & Headliner

Targetspot strengthens its position as the European leader in digital audio and opens new office in London

Rob Greenlee to Join Liberated Syndication as VP of Content and Partnerships

Blubrry Introduces Partial Download Reporting for Hosting Customers

James Purnell reveals a new public service algorithm for BBC Sounds

Italian Wine Podcast wins Best Interview at wine journalism competition

Futuri Media appoints Cornelius Gould for Innovation role

Award-winning producers announce new improvised dark comedy sci-fi podcast Civilized

Hit true crime podcast To Live And Die In LA picks up 15m downloads, heads into finale

Canada's Global News launches daily news podcast - Wait, There's More

Mila Atmos returns with a new season of Future Hindsight about the power of protest

KQED Launches Truth Be Told Podcast

Lena Dunham's The C-Word Podcast debuts on Luminary this Saturday

Vox and the Vox Media Podcast Network Launches Primetime

PodcastOne and Hubbard Radio Team to Launch New, Original True-Crime Podcast, 22 Hours: An American Nightmare

Robust Growth in Smart Speaker Ownership and Podcast Listening - Infinite Dial Canada 2019 Report Released

Buzzsprout Announces Exclusive Podcast Deals

Storyboard - the platform for sharing private audio - is now open for registration

Luminary releases six new premium podcasts, including new shows from female powerhouse creators

Australian True Crime podcast marks 100th episode

Strong Growth in Online Audio, Smart Speakers and Monthly Podcast Listening Among Highlights of New Infinite Dial Australia 2019 Report

Canadian Podcast Listener Study finds podcast listening fueled by sharing

Acast, the largest global podcast company, launches 'Acast Access' for paywalled content distribution

Latina to Latina Podcast Reaches 100,000 Downloads, Unveils New Logo, and Introduces Swag

Political Millennial Mobilizer, Charlie Kirk, Expands Impact with New Podcast on PodcastOne

Headliner announces a deal with Entercom

ARN announces iHeartRadio license extension, strengthening its unrivalled audio position

ARN announces appointment of Commercial Product and Audio Partnerships Director

Rogers Media Acquires Podcast Company, Pacific Content

Entercom and Waze unveil innovative partnership

Auxbus raises seed round, expands team

April 2019

Whooshkaa makes podcasts more accessible with Alexa

Democracy Works podcast talks with Sarah Koenig Serial and criminal justice

New BBC podcast tells the story of the people behind the Apollo 11 moon landing

Luminary releases 26 new premium podcast episodes

Starburns Audio acquires hit comedy podcast The Koy Pond with Jo Koy and launches new series The Patdown with comedian Ms Pat

Cadence13 launches C13Originals division

The team behind hit fan conventions BroadwayCon, LeakyCon, and Con of Thrones present PODX - a new podcast convention

Audioburst Announces Additional $10M Investment, Strengthens Strategic Partnerships with Dentsu and Hyundai

Chicago teacher turns novel-in-progress into a podcast

Breakaway Podcast Hit Crime Junkie Surpasses 18 Million Downloads in Two Months

HipChat Founders Launch Swoot, a Social Podcast App

PRIMARY RIDE HOME: A new daily podcast covering the 2020 U.S. presidential primaries

New Reality TV Series-Based Podcast Gets Real to Heal… and More!

Dr Phil partners with Stitcher to launch true crime podcast

Castbox Launches ‘Community’ Feature To Make Podcasting More Social

Jessica Sherman returns to AdLarge Media as VP Affiliate Sales and Content

New Service Podcast2book.com Helps You Monetize Your Podcast

NBC News Teams up with Megaphone for Podcast Distribution

Escape Room Interactive Podcast Aims to Impact Podcasting

American Public Media to launch Decomposed - a new podcast exploring the daring acts and surprising inspirations of famous composers

In The Key of Change Chats joins Jabberjaw Media

One Voice, One Mic - A Short Documentary Coming 2019

100% community-funded Kickstarter hits $25,000 goal for women's podcasting event

The Rhino Podcast launches Aretha Franklin

Locked On Adds MLB Podcasts to Number One Daily Local Sports Podcast Network

Pinecast integrates with Headliner to improve social sharing

Record quarterly revenue of US$4.6 million for Audioboom

Mixtape Memories podcast out now

The hosts of a fan podcast for TV show 'Bar Rescue' will appear as guests on 'Bar Rescue'.

Bomber episode 3 - Fear - released last Friday

Global launches new podcast series for runners

March 2019

Simplecast Debuts Its All-New Podcast Distribution and Analytics Platform

Susie Dent and Gyles Brandreth launch brand new language podcast

Susie Dent and Gyles Brandreth launch brand new language podcast

Spotify to Acquire Parcast, a Premier Podcast Storytelling Studio

StreamGuys Enhancing Podcast Analytics and Monetization with RAD Support and More

Babbel Picks Voxnest’s Spreaker as Exclusive Distribution Partner for New Multilinguish Podcast

Stitcher continues commitment to diverse talent, adds new voices to Stitcher Originals and Earwolf networks

The Catholic Sports Radio podcast unifies faith life and sports life

The New Podcast Player App Transforming Audio Learning

Acast launches in France

Cadence13 Launches Professional AF with Diana Kander

Exactly Right Media and Stitcher release trailer for new show, Jensen & Holes: The Murder Squad

BBC World Service launches new podcast about animals and innovation

Who cares... about Ross and Patrick?

RTX Podcast Festival Presented by The Roost Brings Top Video-Podcasts to Austin

Plus Belle La Vie and Bababam launch the first fiction podcast from a TV series in France

Debuting March 13th on Stitcher: New Podcast 'Just Between Us' with Allison Raskin and Gaby Dunn

Ghost Town Podcast with Jason Horton and Rebecca Leib

Race, Sex, and Hollywood Collide In New Scripted Comedy Podcast Masala Jones

SoundCloud expands exclusive advertising partnership with DAX to Canada

More shows and third room added to Podcast Live Politics

February 2019

Welcome To Day One, a podcast with stories of regional startups and entrepreneurs, launches

Comedian and writer Laura Merli announces new episodes of How To Be Less Awkward

The Monster Hunters Return for a Third Season

ART19 hires two industry leaders

Workout music podcast Podrunner celebrates thirteen years

New York Times bestselling author Neil Strauss investigates disappearance of aspiring actress in new podcast, To Live And Die In LA, launching Feb 28

Cadence13 Named to Fast Company’s Annual List of The World’s Most Innovative Companies for 2019

Radio Drama Revival announces new team members and upcoming revamp

Media invention company and podcast creator WaitWhat raises $4m Series A

Marvel's Wolverine: The Lost Trail makes it to Stitcher Premium

BYT Media announces full programming for the New York City Edition of Death Becomes Us, a true crime festival, March 20-24

Curiouscast's When Life Gives You Parkinson's partners with the World Parkinson Congress for special series

Jake Brennan Partners with iHeartMedia to Launch an Explosive New Slate of iHeartRadio Original True Crime Podcasts – Starting with a Fresh Season of the Hit Show, Disgraceland

Wondery Announces 2019 Programming Slate at Winter Podcast Upfront

Your favourite podcast, live: Podcast Live launches in the UK

NBA veterans Darius Miles and Quentin Richardson talk sports and culture in new podcast

BBC World Service to launch new parenting podcast

First ever Asian-American podcasters group forms in New York City

Spoke Media signs popular former Panoply podcast Family Ghosts

A daily news podcast for Australia launches: The Quicky

Visionary leader Newt Gingrich launches new original podcast on Westwood One Podcast Network

Podcast.co Launches New Platform

Slow Burn fires up at EPIX

Will the Catholic sex abuse crisis ever end? The Deliver Us podcast launches on February 13

Himalaya Media launches creator-focused, innovative podcast platform, network and community

Stugotz Unleashed: Stupodity Podcast Debuts

Comedians Brian McGuinness and Calvin Cato prepare for 100th episode of improvised video game podcast, Playable Characters

Himalaya is Presenting Sponsor for Podfest Multimedia Expo

In 50 years, the golden age of podcasting could turn into a dark age

The British Podcast Awards return for 2019

Gimlet Announces New True Crime Series: Conviction

Convention-breaking Drama Podcast Launches Final Season

Actress Jessica Harper Announces New Podcast Memoir: Winnetka

Classic FM launches brand new podcast for children

RØDE microphones launches all-new podcasting competition: My RØDE Cast

January 2019

Cadence13 and Tenderfoot TV Announce Exclusive Podcast Slate Deal

Storyboard - the app for creating and publishing private podcasts - opens for beta registration

Gimlet Announces New True Crime Series, ‘Conviction’

Curiouscast's Russia Rising unravels the mysteries of Putin's Russia

Awkward Sex And The City with Natalie Wall - the podcast

Omny Studio integrates with Headliner to enhance audiogram functionality

Westwood One appoints digital audio expert Cory Smith as VP, Digital Sales Marketing and Operations

Too Late To Die Young - a podcast for grownups, talking to stars closer to the end of their life than the beginning

David Tennant launches new interview podcast

Season two of Suze Orman's all-new Women and Money podcast launches with interactive features

Cadence13 to launch podcast with Maria Shriver

Season 3 of the Democracy Works podcast launches January 21

Stitcher announces new and returning programming to its Stitcher Originals and Earwolf networks

Podcast Network Parcast Announces Slate of New Shows, Including First Scripted Fiction Series

Julia Morizawa joins the cast of Greater Boston

Nick Hewer fronts a new podcast series, exploring why exporting is great for business

Great Trials Podcast Officially Launches, Featuring Insightful Conversations with America’s Top Trial Lawyers

Spreaker partners with airable to Expand the Service’s Catalogue of Podcasts

Cadence13 announces exclusive partnership with pop culture phenomenon 'Comments by Celebs'

ESPN launches new podcast with TV personality Jamie Laing and comedian Alex Lowe

NPR Report: Smart Speakers See 78% Increase year-on-year

Porcelanosa, The Center for Health Design, and AAHID sponsors the new podcast 'Healthcare Interior Design 2.0', hosted by Cheryl Janis

PodUK announces new guests, schedule

December 2018

Genetics Unzipped: a new science podcast exploring the world of genes, genomes and DNA

Introducing “The Crypto Chick with Rachel Wolfson”; New Podcast From the Creators of The Bad Crypto Podcast

New York Public Radio President and CEO Laura Walker to Leave Station in June 2019 After Transformative Leadership

Fangoria, the iconic horror and entertainment company, teams up with the Audioboom Originals Network to launch its first podcast

Dr. Phil partners with Stitcher to launch four new podcasts in 2019

WNYC Wins Two duPont-Columbia Awards for News Podcasts Trump, Inc. and Caught

Curiouscast tucks listeners in with Nothing Much Happens - bedtime stories for grownups

Announcing the launch of Radiodays Asia 2019

2nd Annual Canadian Podcast Awards Open for Nominations

Audioboom signs new partnerships with top talent from across the entertainment and publishing industries

WNYC Studios launches 10 Things That Scare Me, a tiny podcast about our biggest fears

LGE and Audioburst Collaborate To Bring The Next Generation of In-Car Infotainment Systems

Voxnest’s Spreaker Partners with Deezer to Expand the Streaming Service’s Podcast Catalogue and Catalyze International Growth

WQXR and the Metropolitan Opera Announce ARIA CODE, A New 10-Episode Podcast Series Exploring Opera’s Most Legendary Arias

Wave: Brighton Podcast Festival - UK's first podcast festival in the South East launches for Spring 2019

November 2018

Omny Studio collaborates with Rubicon Project to harness the power of programmatic video ads in podcasting

Podcasters Jessie Ware and Tamsyn Kent win Gold at the 2018 Audio Production Award

News UK launches Jungle VIP daily podcast from Wireless Studios

AdsWizz Now Integrated With Google Display and Video 360

Piqd Audio Launches: Our Solution To The Podcast Discovery Problem

StreamGuys SGrecast Platform and Barix Exstreamer Encoder Help DNR Events Efficiently Bring Live Broadcasts to Podcasts

Airborne: 'Through the ears, into the heart' - a new agency launches in the Netherlands for branded audio

E&C's Pod Of Awesomeness returns on Westwood One Podcast Network

Voxnest’s Spreaker Studio adds Siri Shortcuts for Custom Commands Including Hands Free Recording and Live Broadcasting

WNYC Studios’ 2 Dope Queens Releases Final Podcast Episode, An Interview with Former First Lady Michelle Obama

ABC Radio (US) announces new podcast - Journeys Of Faith With Paula Faris

StoryCorps Podcast Returns With Stories Of Reunions

Marvel and Stitcher to launch second season of scripted podcast, Marvel’s ‘Wolverine: The Lost Trail’

New Creative Audio Platform 'Almost Tangible' Announces Premiere of Macbeth

Global makes strategic acquisition to launch DAX in Canada

DW Partners with Headliner To Increase Video Production

October 2018

The Unfiltered Gentlemen & Booze League LIVE at 8one8 Brewing

Lineker and Baker: Behind Closed Doors - A Goalhanger Films Production

BBC Sounds to transform what you hear with exclusive music mixes, radio and new podcasts

Canadian producers return fans to Farloria

Omny Studio launches transcription tool for audio and podcast publishers

ESPN's 30 for 30 Podcasts returns for a fourth season

Nominations Announced for the UK 2018 Audio Production Awards

SB Nation and the Vox Media Podcast Network Launch New Podcast, 'It Seemed Smart'

Motivational podcast 'Team Never Quit' joins Westwood One Podcast network

Skylark Media Entertainment Network launches new horror audio drama, Blackwood Podcast

Shudder debuts first original podcast series with the chilling thrill ride 'Video Palace' from the makers of The Blair Witch Project

Entercom partners with Sean Spicer and Katie Pavlich to launch election special podcast

Actor and writer Doug Motel launches 'Conscious Comedy' Podcast

Australian radio industry unites to grow podcasting

Slate launches daily news podcast What Next for evening commute

TV star Lydia Bright and family launch industry's first ever structured reality podcast

CauseCasts Casts New Light on Charities in Podcasting

Best-Selling Author and Entrepreneur Launches Podcast With Wife to Help Couples Balance Business Success, Marriage and Family

Sports Illustrated debuts its first narrative true crime podcast, Steve McNair: Fall Of A Titan

Contemplative Sci-Fi Podcast Series Crowdfunds Second Season

The Verge’s Why’d You Push That Button? Podcast Launches Third Season Focused on How Tech Decisions Impact Our Social Lives

Planet Broadcasting selects Triton Digital to deliver and monetise their podcast content

Australia: Spotify Launches Sound Up Bootcamp for First Nations Peoples

Acast podcasts now available for distribution on Spotify worldwide

PRX to Lead Google Podcasts creator program

US Poet Laureate brings poetry to podcast and radio audiences with The Slowdown

Interactive podcasting app, Entale, launches out of beta, with new shows including I’m Absolutely Fine by the Midult

Activate World Launches Podcasts on Business Activism

SoundCloud renews exclusive UK advertising partnership with DAX

CBS This Morning podcast marks two-year anniversary with double-digit percentage growth in downloads

UK audiobook charity launches new literature podcast

Sarah Beeny launches debut podcast series

Positive Communication Advocate Teams with “Siri” for New Podcast

September 2018

Sexy, silly, multi-award-winning LGBTQ podcast returns for 4th series

The Fans Have Spoken: Dr Death Beats Serial For The Most 5-Star Ratings Of Any Serialized Podcast

Bellies, Bits and Babies - a podcast on women's pelvic health

Australian Football League: AFL Signs On With Whooshkaa

PRX Welcomes Donna Hardwick as New Chief Marketing Officer

BBC and Sundance Institute Premiere First Audio Storytelling Collaboration, Neighbourhood

WNYC Studios’ Critically-Acclaimed LGBTQ Podcast “NANCY” Expands to a Weekly Format with All New Episodes

A podcast about Saturday Night Live looks behind the scenes of season 44

COMING OUT STORIES: A brand new podcast about one of the most important conversations of your life

Get your teeth into a new podcast about Bram Stoker

BBC Radio 4 presents Intrigue: The Ratline - a new 10 part podcast

Nighttime podcast joins Corus Entertainment's CuriousCast network

SBS Radio launches Spanish podcast series Caras Del Amor

iHeartRadio Australia celebrates 5 year milestone

Entercom and Anthony and Deidre Scaramucci launch podcast on radio.com

DAX named as exclusive distribution and monetisation partner for America 2.0 Podcast

Kim Ledger talks addiction with Nova's Ash Bradnam

When a soldier dies, so does his story...

‘The View’ Announces New Podcast Available Each Weekday

When life gives you Parkinson's: Corus Entertainment's CuriousCast partners with Parkinson Canada in new series

LW&C Launches Phi Beta Kappa Society Podcast

Jonathan Ross launches his first podcast series 'I like films'

Graham Media Group Announces New Season of 'Shattered' Podcast on Panoply

Jovem Pan selects Triton Digital and Omny Studio for podcast distribution and monetization

Atlantic Podcasts launches 'Inside the Album'

Cadence13 Announces “Future State” with Richard A. Clarke, Former Counter-Terrorism Expert Under Bush and Clinton

Westwood One Debuts Female Empowerment Network with Nine Original Podcast Series

Turner Podcast Network launches on Spotify

Cadence13 Launches “Politics As Unusual,” A New Podcast Hosted by Michael Sheehan

Diversity Council Australia debunks ‘African gangs’ narrative as new podcast is released

HowStuffWorks teams up with DAX to bring its award-winning podcast library to UK advertisers

August 2018

Voice control could be the future of in-car radio: new research

Acast Launches “Drunk Women Solving Crime” Podcast

Stitcher announces fall programming for its free and premium networks

The Sound and the Story returns for a second season

Inaugural Vancouver Podcast Festival Launches November 8-10 Featuring National and International Shows

The Action Network Partners with Cadence13 to Create Premium Sports Gambling Podcast Network

More Perfect’s 27: The Most Perfect Album out September 18th from WNYC Studios

New York Public Radio Names Lisa Baird Chief Marketing Officer

Kobe Bryant's Granity Studios and Cadence13 announce 'The Punies'

New categories to be introduced at Audio UK's Audio Production Awards 2018

Deliciously Ella launches first podcast

Podcast.co and The Co-op team up to offer up state-of-the-art studio space

PRX and PRI Announce Transformational Public Media Merger

Win Innovator Passes to TechCrunch Disrupt with Spreaker

Cadence13 and Blumhouse Television announce scripted podcast series inside Trump presidency

Marketing gems in your earbuds

Acast launches voice app for the Google Assistant in Sweden

Crossover Media Group Sales adds new sports shows to client roster

The Last Podcast on the Left joins Rooster Teeth's The Roost

TeePublic and HowStuffWorks partner to make merch real-time

Rock Podcasters, Fans, and Members of Korn, Winger, Danzig, Tesla, Angel, Starz, and More Descend on Nashville for ROCKNPOD Weekend

Kristen DiMercurio joins the cast of Greater Boston in season three premiere

PodUK, a UK podcast convention, is announced

Nippon Broadcasting System Inc. and Audioburst Join Forces on Future of Voice Search Technology and Listening Experience

Lipp Media, a new podcast network, launches in Australia

ITV signs podcasting deal with Acast

July 2018

Whooshkaa shows Aussie brands HowStuffWorks

AdsWizz Launches Podcast Platform Partnership Program, and Announces Initial Wave of Premier Partners

“Una a la Semana”, el podcast de música sin música, sólo en Spotify

Sentire Media launches a podcast network

New podcast on living and dealing with Aphantasia

The New York Times Debuts First-Ever Marketing Campaign for 'The Daily'

South Africa gets its big podcasting moment

New host of Tailgate Radio announced

Acast doubles monthly listens to reach 100 million, crosses one and a half billion all-time downloads

The Unfiltered Gentlemen Welcome Shelter Distilling’s Jason Senior and Matt Hammer

Folk's finest artists take listeners to places that have inspired their music in new 'Folk on foot' podcast with BBC's Matthew Bannister

June 2018

AdvertiseCast Announces Exclusive Ad Sales Partnership with Taste of Taylor Podcast

Scout FM brings its personalized podcast experience to CarPlay and Android Auto

Judith Regan launches 'My Side of the story with Judith Regan' on the Westwood One Podcast Network

Legendary Actor Alan Alda, in association with Midroll Media, to launch new podcast “Clear+Vivid with Alan Alda” on July 10

Geekdom’s Lorenzo Gomez and Branding Expert Bill Schley Set to Launch Brand Brothers

Audioboom Teams Up with Placard Media

Acclaimed Independent Podcast Human/Ordinary Launches Third Season

WNYC Studios Partners with TPX in Global Expansion

“Democracy in Color” Podcast from Lantigua Williams and Co. Is Essential Listening During Primary Season

JacPod: South Africa's Jacaranda FM launches podcast hub

Sound Directions launches in London - new podcast division at Somethin' Else

Whooshkaa partners with WNYC Studios

May 2018

Cancer Council launches second season of its podcast

WNYC Studios announces American Fiasco, a twelve-episode series about the US soccer team's World Cup meltdown in 1998

83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff podcast has a huge debut on Westwood One Podcast Network

ITV commissions The Rubber Chicken to produce the Love Island: The Morning After

TPX announce sales partnerships with Canadian True Crime and Grownups Read Things They Wrote As Kids

Stories To Tell In The Middle Of The Night podcast series released

MarketSnacks partners with Cadence13 to launch MarketSnacks Daily, a financial news podcast that makes business news easy and fun

Wireless Group launches new digital audio service, Wireless Studios

Best-selling German author Markus Heitz writes an Audible Original audio drama

Texas-Based Gameday Media Enterprises Acquires Hoofnest Recording and Plans Expansion Into Tech, Medicine and Audio Drama

Smash Boom Best introduces listeners to fact-based debates – with laughs thrown in for good measure

LaunchPod is launched by Wisebuddah and Acast

Love Sport Radio launches ten fan shows as podcasts on Alexa and Google Assistant

NPR, WNYC Studios, WBEZ Chicago, and This American Life Acquire Podcast App Pocket Casts

Alexa skills for kids launch with Fun Kids Radio

BBC and Acast to partner on international podcast deal

April 2018

Panoply Media and Macmillan Podcasts Announce Partnership to Bring Hit Podcast, Steal the Stars, onto the Megaphone Platform

The Unfiltered Gentlemen Welcome Eagle Rock Brewery’s Erick Garcia Head Brewer Erick Garcia Joins The Unfiltered Gentlemen to Discuss the First Brewery in Los Angeles in Over 60 Years

Westwood One Podcast Network and American Public Media Join Forces to Maximize Exposure and Revenue for the Highly Anticipated Second Season of 'In the Dark'

Millions vanish as The End of Time approaches

Cadence13 and The Players' Tribune launch David Ortiz: The Big Papi Story

Gimlet Media launches three new original podcasts

Macmillan Podcasts add transcripts for But That's Another Story on LitHub

AdsWizz Technology Powers Tokyo FM’s Programmatic Radio App “Wiz Radio” in Japan

New Time invites you to experience the future of audio storytelling with a groundbreaking new podcast drama

Stephen Fry’s Great Leap Years – the stories behind inventions, launches on April 9 with Acast

Don't be a wine novice: let comedian Ben Schwartz be one for you in new podcast

March 2018

AdsWizz and EmpireStreaming Partner to Expand Access to Dynamic Ad Insertion for Growing Podcast Community

NextRegie Selects AdsWizz to Enable Programmatic Buying For Its Podcast Inventory

The New York Times and APM launch The Daily, April 2, on 16 stations

Audioburst and Samsung Join Forces to Change the Way Millions Will Consume Audio Content Around the World

Jalopnik Shares True American Car Stories in New ‘Tempest’ Podcast Series

In The Dark's second season launching in May

ART19 to Host Over 100 Podcasts from NBC Sports, NBC News, MSNBC, CNBC, NBC Entertainment, Bravo, Oxygen and SYFY

AV Resilience Offers UK Podcasters One-Stop Shop for Live Recordings

Audio-On-Demand Leader Acast Adopts AdsWizz Ad Serving Solution, Strengthening Its Offering for Advertisers

Panoply Media and HowStuffWorks Announce Podcast Distribution and Monetization Partnership

Lagardère Publicité selects AdsWizz platform for French market

Reality TV Stars and INDYCAR Drivers, James Hinchcliffe and Alexander Rossi, Launch New Podcast as a CastBox Original Series

Beasley Media Group Expands Relationship with Triton Digital® to Bolster their Digital Audio and Podcast Strategy

Audiocraft launches 2018 Festival program

AdLarge’s cabana adds “Parents On Demand” - The Podcast Network for Parents and Families

February 2018

CBC Original Podcasts announces new project with Kaitlin Prest

The New York Times brings The Daily to radio with American Public Media

RAIN to Produce 2nd Annual RAIN Podcast Business Summit

Industry insiders launch 'The Podcast Exchange'

Macmillan launches 'But that's another story' and 'One true pairing' podcasts

Marvel and Stitcher release trailer for 'Wolverine: the long night'

One Part Podcast with Jessica Murnane Joins cabana, AdLarge Media’s Digital Audio Division

British Podcast Awards return: Nish Kumar to chair

The Big Travel Podcast: exploring life-stories through travel

January 2018

American Public Media to Launch Podcast, Order 9066, Chronicling Japanese American Incarceration

BBC launches boring podcast

Radioplayer UK adds podcasts and catch-up to their Amazon Echo skill

Collisions Launches Royal Wedding Podcast With Rob Shuter

Futuri Media Launches Futuri Ad Network and a New Suite of Ad Insertion Services

Australian Podcast Awards Announced, Entries Open 1 Feb

Acast Appoints Chris Wistow as Global Head of Audio Product and Partner Sales

Too Beautiful to Live celebrates 10 years with 24-hour party bus podcast

Global GoalsCast launches, profiling sustainable development goals

Edison Research and Triton Digital Expand The Infinite Dial Study to Canada

One in Six Americans Now Owns a Voice-Activated Smart Speaker

New podcast 'The Ripple Effect' goes beyond good intentions

The Europeans

American Public Media and Putney Student Travel offer first-ever summer podcast immersion for high school students

BBC Radio 5 live starts 2018 with three new shows and three new podcasts

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