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What podcasting newcomers should listen to now that 'Serial' is over

The unprecedented success of Serial, the 12-part radio investigation of a 1999 murder in Baltimore, has suddenly made podcasts cool again.

Podcasting is just over a decade old, but the idea is fairly straightforward. 935 more words


"Serial": True Detective

The story on Serial began with a meditation on the malleability of the truth and ended with a much better-informed meditation on the malleability on the truth. 1,079 more words

Seriously Serial: Episode 12

Serial, the most downloaded podcast of all time, continues to grow in popularity and intrigue with each passing day. What you will find below is a segment of which I am calling  1,594 more words

Generation Y

Obsessed with Podcasts

This is likely the most timely post I could write for our blog because one of my favourite podcasts is coming to an end tomorrow and I wanted to let all of you know about it so you can download all 11 episodes so far and listen to #12 with me tomorrow. 251 more words


20 Addictive Podcasts to Ease Your 'Serial' Withdrawal

Serial listeners, tomorrow the cult-hit true crime podcast that’s become a bonafide pop culture phenomenon comes to an end, and no matter what conclusion the series comes to (is Adnan Syed actually guilty of murdering Hae Min Lee in 1999?), it’s going to be tough. 1,075 more words


Stringing Them Along or: Breakfast Serial


I’ve mentioned many times that I’m a podcast producer.  I produce four shows, now, with a few more to come in 2015.

A big thing in podcasting has been… 300 more words