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Soundcloud Check-In

It’s still kicking!

May 24, 2019
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Multi-Lingual

Acast continues its push into smaller European markets.

May 24, 2019
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Tracking: May 24, 2019

May 24, 2019
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Numerical Turbulence

There’s been a jarring shift in the Podtrac ranker download counts. Here’s what it means, and what it doesn’t.

May 23, 2019
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Revolving Door: May 23, 2019

Two notable departures were announced this week.

May 23, 2019
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Tracking: May 23, 2019

May 23, 2019
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Joint Adventures

Last Thursday, Variety reported that Sony Music, the global music conglomerate (which made $7.2 billion in overall revenues during the 2018 fiscal year), has formed a joint venture with Adam Davidson, the New Yorker staff writer and co-founder of Planet Money, and Laura Mayer, the former executive producer at Stitcher. The new entity, which has […]

May 21, 2019
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Post-Zombie: Checking in with Six to Start’s Zombies, Run!

I’m not very good at regularly exercising, partly because, while I like running, I’m rubbish at self-improvement and I get bored easily without some external form of entertainment. My quest to overcome this has lead to some exploration at the intersection of fitness apps and podcasting, which largely takes the form of finding things to […]

May 21, 2019
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Career Spotlight: Arlie Adlington

This week I spent some email time with Arlie Adlington, a producer in London with a wide and interesting portfolio, who is also part of the steering group for a recently launched accessibility and diversity initiative for the audio industry here. Arlie wrote about moving into audio after a career in another industry, working on […]

May 21, 2019
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Against the Show Art

And now for something slightly different. In case you missed it, Michael Lewis has a podcast now. (… separate and apart from The Coming Storm, of course, which wasn’t a podcast but an Audible Original, and before we split hairs and technical definitions, let’s just move on.) It’s called Against the Rules, it’s distributed by […]

May 21, 2019