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This week — the Celtic Holocaust, a woman who gets mixed up with an identity theft ring, a bad batch of stem cells and more new & noteworthy podcasts. Featuring: Hardcore History – "Julius Caesar is our travel guide as he takes us through his murderous subjugation of the native Celtic tribal...
We're joined this week by Sam Sanders, the host of NPR's 'It's Been a Minute.' Sam sits down with Lindsay to talk about and listen to some of his favourite podcasts.
Podcast Playlist senior producer Kate Evans interviews Mimi O'Donnell, executive producer of scripted podcasts at Gimlet Media. Kate and Mimi talk about the world of fictional podcasts, and how Mimi has brought her background from the theatre world to this exciting new medium. This conversation was...
From legalised cannabis to the death of an ISIS leader, in this episode, we're going behind the scenes of some of the biggest stories in the news.
Some brand new releases plus a conversation with Malcolm Gladwell. Featuring: Dolly Parton's America, Revisionist History, Scattered, Larger Than Life, Hunting Warhead. Dolly Parton's America – "Porter Wagoner led the most successful country music television show of its time, and in 1967 he...
Roman Mars, John Green, Nate DiMeo, Vanessa Zoltan and Miel Bredouw share their fave podcasts to create a giant, podcast recommendation chain -- an idea shared to us from one of our listeners! Featuring: 1. 99% Invisible Recommended Episode: Sound and Health: Cities Is our blaring modern...
These terrifying podcasts will get you in the Halloween spirit. Featuring: Snap Judgment - Campfire Tales V – "When Mark Spencer and his family moved to Monticello, AR, they thought they had found the perfect place. It was an old Victorian mansion, complete with turrets and spires. They decided...
We're joined this week by Sean Rameswaram – the host of Vox's 'Today Explained' (and former co-host of 'Podcast Playlist' ; ). He shares his favourite podcasts and tells us how he's keeping the daily news podcast game creative. Featuring: Today Explained – 'Old Town Road' may be one of the most...
We're joined by sex and relationship columnist and the host of Savage Lovecast: Dan Savage. Featuring: Savage Lovecast – A Jewish woman is bringing her boyfriend to the Hanukkah party. Great, right? But, he has made a verrry interesting choice with his facial hair. He says, it's because he "likes...
For the past month, Canadian party leaders have been on the campaign trail ahead of the October 21 federal election. A lot has happened in that time, both inside Canada and around the world: Impeachment drama in the U.S., Brexit chaos in the U.K., police crackdowns on demonstrators in Hong Kong,...