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  • Marvel’s Wolverine: The Lost Trail Makes it to Stitcher Premium
    Marvel and top listening service and content network, Stitcher (Heaven’s Gate, Katie Couric), announced the second season premier date for its highly-anticipated and iHeartRadio Award-winning original podcast series Marvel’s Wolverine: The Lost Trail. The 10-episode second season will air weekly, exclusively on Stitcher Premium, beginning Monday, March 25, 2019, and will be released widely across all […]
  • Wondery Announces 2019 Programing Slate at Winter Podcast Upfront
    Wondery, the largest independent podcast publisher, announced its new programming slate for 2019 at the Winter Podcast Upfront. Fresh off the success of its most recent #1 hit Over My Dead Body – with Episode 1 currently at 900 downloads, 80% higher than Dr Death in the comparable window – Wondery made the following announcements. […]
  • Your Podcast May Have Been Added to Himalaya
    Himalaya is a platform for podcasters to create podcasts, connect, and share content with their fans. When podcast creators use Himalaya, they can gain support from their listeners and interact with the podcast community like never before. The first thing I noticed when I looked at the Himalaya website was a bright red-orange button that […]
  • Slow Burn Podcast to Become a Docuseries
    Premium network EPIX has greenlit Slow Burn, a six-episode docuseries based on the hit podcast of the same name. From Nixon and Watergate to Clinton’s impeachment, host Leon Neyfakh excavates the strange subplots and forgotten characters involved in the downfall of a president – flashing back to politically tumultuous times not so far removed from […]
  • PRX Seeks Director of Productions
    PRX is at the epicenter of the audio revolution, bridging broadcast, digital and mobile with a portfolio of exceptional programs including PRI’s The World, The Takeaway, The Moth Radio Hour, On Being, This American Life and the Radiotopia podcast network. PRX is seeking a Director of PRX Productions. PRX is looking for a seasoned producer […]
  • Open Markets Wants the FTC to Block the Spotify Deal
    Open Markets is a team of journalists, researchers, lawyers, and advocates who work together to expose and reverse the stranglehold that corporate monopolies have on our country. They want the Federal Trade Commission to block the Spotify deal. Open Markets posted a press release on their website: Spotify yesterday announced plans to buy podcast producer […]
  • Supporting Cast Helps Podcasters with Membership Revenue
    Supporting Cast wants to help podcasters with membership revenue. It will handle some of the more tedious and time consuming aspects that are involved in projects that are intended to make money for the podcaster. It enables the podcaster to work on other things – like creating content. Invite your most passionate fans to pay […]
  • Spotify will Terminate Your Account if You Use an Ad Blocker
    Spotify has created new user guidelines that will go into effect on March 1, 2019. It is always a good idea to read over user guidelines when you start using a new service, or when the service updates its rules. One thing to be aware of is that Spotify does not want you to use […]
  • Enter the My RØDE Cast Competition
    The inaugural My RØDE Cast competition has begun! Podcasters are invited to create and submit a 1-2 minute podcast to go in the running to win a share in $150,000 of amazing prizes. You must enter before March 12, 2019. RØDE put together information about how to enter: One: Download the starter pack. It has […]
  • Spotify Acquired Gimlet Media and Anchor
    We heard that Spotify was in advanced talks to acquire Gimlet Media. In a surprise move, Spotify announced that it has not only acquired Gimlet Media, but also has acquired Anchor. The transactions are expected to close in the first quarter of 2019 and subject to customary closing conditions. The terms of the transactions were […]