Unscrewing love, unpacking films, and unforgettable audio

This week’s podcast playlists Podcast playlists from the people behind Welcome to Night Vale, Alice Isn’t Dead, Unscrewed, The Longest Shortest Time, and the Earwolf network. Unforgettable Welcome to Night Vale and Alice Isn’t Dead creator Joseph Fink shares five episodes that have stuck with him for years. Film Talk in Your Ears Some of the … Continue reading Unscrewing love, unpacking films, and unforgettable audio

Imaginary worlds, podcasts from a record label, political comedy, and more

This week’s podcast playlists Podcast playlists from the people behind The Orbiting Human Circus (of the Air); Kill Rock Stars; First Look Media’s new studio, Topic; The Heart; and AudioTeller. Imaginary worlds A guided journey through a series of imaginary worlds for the audio drama explorer. Curated by Christy Gressman, the producer of The Orbiting … Continue reading Imaginary worlds, podcasts from a record label, political comedy, and more

Revealing listens, relatable history, and crafted audio

This week’s podcast playlists Podcast playlists from the people behind Reveal, Earwolf, Audiocraft, Confluence of Events, and Radiotopia. Laughing for America The United Stated of 2017 is a strange, often scary place. These Earwolf shows can help you navigate and understand that world, but more often they’ll have you laughing and shaking your head at the … Continue reading Revealing listens, relatable history, and crafted audio

One of these playlists is completely unscientific

New things to hear this week Podcast playlists from Dan Pashman’s The Sporkful, Lauren Shippen’s The Bright Sessions, PRX’s science podcasts (Transistor, Orbital Path, and Outside), Bill Barol’s HOME: Stories From L.A., and Chris Tarry of The Unexplainable Disappearance of Mars Patel. Speaking of eating A tasting menu of podcast episodes that include some mention of food, … Continue reading One of these playlists is completely unscientific

Fact and fiction, surreal mundanity, and the New York Times podcast club

New things to hear this week Podcast playlists from the people behind the NYT Podcast Club, Memory Motel, the Freepoint Hotel, Washed Up Emo, and Here Be Monsters. Nearly 10,000 members in three days: apparently, lots of people want to talk about podcasts.The New York Times Podcast Club The NYT Podcast Club is a community of podcast … Continue reading Fact and fiction, surreal mundanity, and the New York Times podcast club

The real Appalachia, how to recharge while resisting, and a book club for podcasts

New things to hear this week Podcast playlists from the people behind The Front Porch, Podcast Brunch Club, and Yo, Is This Racist? Plus: a bonus for S-Town fans. Photo from S-Town’s InstagramWhew — I don’t know about you, but now that I’ve finished listening to S-Town, the sight of an antique clock gets me right in the … Continue reading The real Appalachia, how to recharge while resisting, and a book club for podcasts

Hidden assumptions, armchair traveling, and your year of independence

New things to hear this week Podcast playlists from the people behind The West Wing Weekly, Side Hustle School, ArtCurious, Baby-Sitters Club Club, The Feast, Outside/In, What’s Happening Here?, and Hi-Phi Nation. The West Wing Weekly: Supplemental Listening Podcast episodes recommended by The West Wing Weekly co-host Hrishikesh Hirway, especially for fellow West Wing fans. Make … Continue reading Hidden assumptions, armchair traveling, and your year of independence

Awkward moments, body talk, and Bachelor withdrawal

New things to hear this week Podcast playlists from the people behind Why Oh Why, Bustle’s Will You Accept This Podcast?, Allegheny Front, Trump On Earth, Colour Code, The Guestlist with Sean Cannon, The Intern, and Hyperallergic. So delightfully uncomfortable.Awkward Moments There’s nothing more memorable than when a podcast can make you experience a full-body cringe. … Continue reading Awkward moments, body talk, and Bachelor withdrawal