UNIVISION's FUSION AUDIO NETWORK is launching a podcast based on a regular feature at its JEZEBEL website.
"BIG TIME DICKS," based on the "Big Time Small Time Dicks" political column, will be hosted by JEZEBEL staffers JOANNA ROTHKOPF and PRACHI GUPTA (and other JEZEBEL writers), and will cover government policies and officials who are taking aim at issues important to women.
A preview episode has been released, and new episodes, including an Inauguration special, will be posting next week.
Now A Podcast, Too
JOHN TESH, CONNIE SELLECCA and GIB GERARD are bringing their "INTELLIGENCE FOR YOUR LIFE" to podcasting with a new version of their longrunning syndicated shows specifically for the podcast medium. The new show, "INTELLIGENCE FOR YOUR LIFE: THE PODCAST," will be represented for advertising sales by MIDROLL MEDIA. The radio versions, "Intelligence For Your Life" and "Intelligence For Your Health," have been syndicated by WESTWOOD ONE for over 15 ... more »
JACOBS MEDIA will program and sponsor a day-long schedule of radio-related panels and presentations at this year's PODCAST MOVEMENT 2017, AUGUST 23rd-25th in ANAHEIM. The sessions will be under the umbrella title “Broadcasters Meet Podcasters" and will be scheduled for AUGUST 24th.
JACOBS MEDIA President FRED JACOBS said, “We loved PODCAST MOVEMENT in CHICAGO last year and were struck by the breadth and energy of the space. The goal is to get radio ... more »
Obama On The Podcast
As he prepares to leave office, President BARACK OBAMA gave an "exit interview" of sorts to some of his former staffers as he sat down to make an appearance on CROOKED MEDIA and DGital MEDIA's "POD SAVE AMERICA" podcast on WEDNESDAY, with the result available TODAY (1/19).
Former OBAMA Administration members JON FAVREAU, JON LOVETT, TOMMY VIETOR, and DAN PFEIFFER host the twice-weekly politics podcast, the successor to last year's popular election-themed ... more »
Now With AdLarge
ADLARGE MEDIA has signed up to represent the podcast “LITTLE KNOWN FACTS WITH ILANA LEVINE” for advertising sales. The weekly interview show has featured chats with celebrities like LAURA LINNEY, MATTHEW BRODERICK, JOHN SLATTERY, KRISTIN CHENOWETH, CYNTHIA NIXON, MOLLY RINGWALD, BD WONG, and more; ADLARGE will include the show in two Lifestyle Content Categories, Entertainment and Female-Focused.
“ILANA is a natural interviewer who is driven by warmth, ... more »
AMPLIFI MEDIA founder STEVE GOLDSTEIN's AM/FM/PODCAST column at ALL ACCESS' Podcast page takes a look at the pitfalls of podcasting.
In a guest column by ABC NEWS RADIO anchor RICHARD DAVIES, the co-host of the "HOW DO WE FIX IT?" podcast, the "four 'don'ts' of podcasting" get an analysis, from time constraints to whether you should be doing a show in the first place. Anyone who's thought about going into podcasting needs to take a look.
Read the column by clicking here.
MARKET ENGINUITY, the public media corporate sponsorship sales firm, has added responsibility for selling sponsorships for PRX, including the RADIOTOPIA podcast network. As part of the expansion, former NEW YORK PUBLIC RADIO VP/Sponsorship and ACAST Chief Commercial Officer SARAH VAN MOSEL has joined the company as Chief Podcast Sales and Strategy Officer.
“We’re excited to increase capacity for PRX, helping them grow revenue and scale for their highly-talented, ... more »
PODTRAC's DECEMBER 2016 ranking of the Top 20 podcasts, ranked by unique U.S. monthly audience, shows two new entries, a dip for election-related podcasts, and the top seven remaining in the same places they were in for NOVEMBER. FIVE THIRTY EIGHT ELECTIONS and FANTASY FOCUS FOOTBALL have dropped off the list. The complete DECEMBER list:
THIS AMERICAN LIFE (last month #1) RADIOLAB (2) TED RADIO HOUR (3) FREAKONOMICS RADIO (4) STUFF YOU SHOULD KNOW (5) PLANET MONEY ... more »
The FORBES ON PODCASTONE podcast network is debuting four new shows in the coming months. The new shows on the network include "THE FORBES INTERVIEW" with Senior Editor STEVE BERTONI, debuting JANUARY 17th and posting on TUESDAYS; "FORBES UNDER 30" with STEVE GOLDBLOOM, focusing on young entrepreneurs, debuting FEBRUARY 1st and posting on WEDNESDAYS; "FORBES LISTS" with JORDAN HARBINGER, posting THURSDAYS beginning FEBRUARY 16th; and "FORBES SPORTS ... more »
The latest installment of AMPLIFI MEDIA founder STEVE GOLDSTEIN's AM/FM/PODCAST column at ALL ACCESS' Podcast page features a guest column by ABC NEWS RADIO anchor RICHARD DAVIES, the co-host of the "HOW DO WE FIX IT?" podcast, who offers the "four 'don'ts' of podcasting."
In the column, DAVIES explains what not to do and how to avoid the pitfalls of podcasting, from time constraints to whether you should be doing a show in the first place, and it's must reading for anyone who's thought about going into the medium.
Read the column by clicking here.
A study by BRIDGE RATINGS predicts a breakout year for podcasting in 2017, and the firm also sees technology coming to the medium's support. In a post-CES report, BRIDGE RATINGS says that some of the technology shown at CES will address the issues of ease of use, search capabilities, and metrics, and that it conducted five focus groups at CES and found that the search improvement alone increased interest in listening to podcasts. “We anticipate voice controlled audio search and ... more »
ABC RADIO has launched a new podcast focusing on leading women in business. "NO LIMITS WITH REBECCA JARVIS," hosted by the network's Chief Business, Technology & Economics Correspondent, will post every TUESDAY, with the first three episodes now available with guests including ARIANNA HUFFINGTON, URBAN DECAY founder WENDE ZOMNIR, and "ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK" co-star DANIELLE BROOKS.
JARVIS said, "I'm so excited to launch this podcast, ... more »
ESPN NFL Insider ADAM SCHEFTER's new podcast has made its debut via ESPN AUDIO. "ADAM SCHEFTER'S KNOW THEM FROM ADAM" launches with DALLAS COWBOYS owner JERRY JONES as the first guest.
“The podcast is something I have wanted to do for a while because it blends all my interests – football, people, lessons, philosophies, advice, and more,” said SCHEFTER. “This is a chance to have deeper conversations with people inside and outside the industry who share a love of football. Even more important, I want to learn about the personal experiences that shaped who they are and what made them successful.”
Former iHEARTMEDIA News-Talk WXXM (92.1 THE MIC)/MADISON host MITCH HENCK has taken his show to the Internet at MADISONTALKERS.COM, where the show is streaming weekdays 8-11a (CT) and is podcasting as well.
The site also features HENCK's columns for the WISCONSIN STATE JOURNAL and several other podcasts, including shows hosted by WISCONSIN Libertarian Party Vice Chair PHIL ANDERSON, theologian PHIL BLACKWELL, entertainer BRIAN BEEBE, ONE CITY PRE-SCHOOL President/CEO KALEEM CLAIRE, Pastor Dr. ALEX GEE, and banker BOB SCHLICHT.
TELEMUNDO DEPORTES has launched its first podcast, "DIA DE GALLOS," with former CLUB AMÉRICA and CRUZ AZUL striker CARLOS HERMOSILLO and TELEMUNDO host MIGUEL GURWITZ. The show started TODAY (1/9) and will be available every MONDAY through the reVOLVER podcast network; TELEMUNDO says the show is the "first-ever sports podcast offered by a U.S. Spanish-language broadcast network," although ESPN AUDIO offers some ESPN DEPORTES RADIO shows on-demand as ... more »