CBC has launched seven new podcasts from CBC News, spotlighting and celebrating diverse local communities from P.E.I. to Vancouver Island, and answering listeners’ questions from across the country. Audiences are invited to […]
The deal will see SiriusXM gain early access and certain distribution and ad sales rights to the popular podcast, which had been part of Amazon’s Wondery.
When the 32-year-old TV newsmagazine moved into podcasting, a few key assets helped it catapult beyond the tough competition.
MSNBC, NPR, Vox Media and The Atlanta Journal-Constitution are all aiming to capitalize on interest in the criminal cases against President Donald J. Trump with the shows.
Steve Bannon and Kash Patel claimed that former President Trump is “dead serious” about exacting revenge on his political enemies if he wins a second term as president, and they warned members of the media to take the threats seriously, saying Tuesday: “We’re going to come after you.”
Streaming and podcast solutions provider StreamGuys has launched its second-generation SGreports solution, a robust log processing and content analytics toolset for live streams and podcasts. The updated solution, part of StreamGuys’ growing SaaS suite […]
Circle City Broadcasting’s CW affiliate WISH Indianapolis is launching the All INdiana Politics Podcast with Phil Sanchez: UnPhiltered. The nonpartisan podcast will be hosted by WISH anchor Phil Sanchez and include candid […]
Extra, as it enters its 30th season in syndication, is dropping two podcasts into the mix: weekly entry Extra: The Podcast and twice-weekly True Crime Daily, drawn from the syndicated strip of the same name. They will be produced in partnership with Audacy.
Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel, Seth Meyers, and John Oliver are launching a limited podcast series about their experiences navigating the writers and actors strike. The group, who were some of the first to down tools when the WGA called its strike in early May, are launching Strike Force Five on Spotify. The proceeds from the show, which launches on Aug. 30 and is sponsored by Mint Mobile and Diageo, will go to out-of-work latenight staff from their shows.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Satellite-radio provider SiriusXM said it will shut down its Stitcher podcast app at the end of August in favor of its own SiriusXM app, part of […]
Beginning June 14, Telemundo and NBC Owned Stations will present a new season of the bilingual podcast My New Favorite Futbolista / Mi Mundialista Favorita profiling the most-inspiring FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023 […]
The era of consolidation in podcasting seemed like it might have effectively started and ended when Spotify, Amazon, SiriusXM and others gobbled up major names in the space in an effort to diversify their audio lineups. But now, four years after Spotify got into podcasting by buying Anchor and Gimlet Media, we’re witnessing the dawn of a second wave. This time around, the companies up for sale are smaller production studios and networks.
Fox News Audio has launched a new weekly podcast as well as a True Crime Minute for smart speakers. Adding to Fox News Audio’s existing true crime catalog which includes podcasts such […]
Law&Crime, the live trial and true-crime network, has launched a narrative podcast series, Devil in the Dorm, hosted by actress Elisabeth Rohm, which is now exclusively available ad-free on Wondery+ […]
LX News’ multiplatform podcast My New Favorite Olympian earned gold in two categories of the inaugural Signal Awards, presented by the organizers of the Webby Awards. The series’ seven-part second season covering the Beijing […]
Streaming and podcast solutions provider StreamGuys says it has diversified the SGcontrol customer experience through a new API that lets users create rules and customize functionality for a variety of stream management and content […]
True crime podcasts tap a deep line into audiences’ psyches and have great potential for local TV news in both audio and video forms, says Scott Weinberger, co-host and creator of the Anatomy of a Murder podcast and executive producer/creator of Discovery ID’s On the Case with Paula Zahn. He talks with TVNewsCheck’s Michael Depp about how to do them right. A full transcript of the conversation is included.
MundoNow, a U.S. bilingual and bicultural digital media platform, today appointed Dafnne Wejebe director of audio content. She will anchor the lineup for the recently launched Óyenos Audio podcast network […]
Beginning Nov. 1, LX News – NBCUniversal Local’s TV and streaming network for adults 18-45 – and Telemundo owned stations will present a new English and Spanish-language podcast, My New Favorite […]
In this repeat of the Talking TV episode from Aug. 19, 2022, TVNewsCheck’s Michael Depp talks with Erin Kennedy and Megan Glaros, who followed their layoffs as an anchor and meteorologist, respectively, at Chicago’s WBBM with the video podcast Broken News. Their show pulls back the curtain on local TV to reveal the sexism, punishing schedules and career unsustainability they encountered and its aftershocks in their lives. A full transcript of the conversation is included.