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Zoltan Tasi

SB Nation’s local sports podcasts go dark

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Moves and hires

  • In Australia, the ABC has appointed Tim Roxburgh as EP of True Crime Podcasts; Rachael Brown as Development Executive, True Crime; and Joel Werner as Executive Producer in Audio Studios (returning from Gimlet).

  • Audioboom is to expand its sales division with the appointment of Molly Harvey as VP, Brand Sales (joining from SiriusXM and CBS Radio) and Shaun Wilson as Vice President, UK Sales (returning from Spotify and Sony Music).

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    Just ending its season, Trumped is the story of Trump’s controversial golf development in Aberdeenshire, Scotland - greenlit despite high-profile protests from locals, planners and environmentalists. It’s from BBC Scotland.
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    Play trailerKyle and Jackie O, the biggest and richest radio personalities in Sydney, are to start broadcasting in Melbourne soon. Game Changers: Melbourne Radio Wars is watching how they do - and what the other radio stations will do to compete. Podnews Editor, James Cridland, is part of the first episode - looking at what effect it’ll have and whether they’ll be #1 by the end of the year.

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Podcast data for Apr 8

#1 in Apple Podcasts
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#1 in Spotify
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DE flag NDA: Geschichten, die nicht erzählt werden sollen (DER SPIEGEL)

Over the last week, 208,193 podcasts published at least one new episode (up 2.2%). source


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