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    Play trailerDesperately Seeking Paul, a Paul Weller fan podcast, ends today after three years of episodes. The final episode is a conversation with Paul Weller himself. The podcast made it into The Guardian - and it turns out that Paul Weller is a listener!
    Hot Money: The New Narcos
    Play trailerHot Money: The New Narcos is new from Puskhin and the Financial Times. The show examines the rise and fall of a Dubai-based super cartel, a network of European criminal entrepreneurs believed to control a third of Europe’s drug market. It turns out that the crime bosses aren’t just hiding from governments, but working alongside them.
    Moonkarta
    Terry Mynott, the comedy actor, writer and impersonator, stars in Moonkarta - a warm-hearted and hilarious podcast that launched this month. With writer Col Howarth, the audio fiction podcast is the work of just two people: and Terry plays every single cast member of the show (even singing with himself).
    Mind The Gap: Tube 160
    Play trailerMind The Gap: Tube 160 is the first podcast from Transport for London (TfL), to celebrate the 160th anniversary of London Underground. Hosted by railway historian and broadcaster, Tim Dunn, the podcasts shine a light on the iconic transport network, looking at the architecture and history of stations, innovation in transport and how public transport connects people and places: with plenty of guests along the way.

Podcast promotion in the wild

Radiotopia

Everything is Alive
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Podcast reader Meggan sent us this billboard for Radiotopia podcasts, as seen in St Paul MN, USA, in September. The Google Maps camera saw it too! “Podcasts to keep you going (even in a gridlock), the podcasts promoted were Everything is Alive, Song Exploder, a podcast that we legally have to call You Get A Podcast!, and The Stoop.

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Podcast data for Dec 19

#1 in Apple Podcasts
Mortal Sin (NBC News)
Path to Power (Matt Cooper & Ivan Yates)

#1 in Spotify
The Joe Rogan Experience (Joe Rogan)
Stick to Football (The Overlap)

Over the last week, 195,444 podcasts published at least one new episode (up 6.0%). source

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