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  • British Podcast Radio could be coming to the US, following an announcement this week at the NAB Show New York. The format will be available for radio stations to rebroadcast on AM/FM and HD.

  • Spotify now indexes 5,523,475 podcasts, according to an app notification. We notice that Distractable was the #1 show on Spotify yesterday in the US, rather than Rogan.

  • According to Edison Research, Americans spend more time with audio on mobile devices than with radio receivers.

  • Sounds Profitable has a deep dive with TAP, the Triton advertising platform. The platform recently hit v2.0 with a number of new features.

  • Annalize Nielsen of Pacific Content writes on What Brands Need to Know About Subscription Podcast Streams.

  • Spooler launched Spooler Affiliate Cloud, a tool for organizations that syndicate audio. The first customer is FOX News Radio – affiliates can now use FOX Audio Clips to power breaking news broadcasts.

  • Crooked Media is due to launch Pod Save The UK in early 2023. The show will be hosted by Nish Kumar. The news coincides with news that another British Prime Minister, Liz Truss, has resigned.

  • In Australia, LiSTNR has reached one million registered users. It was launched eighteen months ago.

  • Production company Blanchard House has signed on with Audible to create two original eight-part non-fiction series.

  • The Webby Awards are open for nominations – the 27th Annual Webby Awards have five new categories for podcasting this year. The early bird registration deadline is Friday, October 28.

  • Facebook needs to stop supporting Instant Articles, their proprietary replacement for RSS.


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The Rachel Hollis Podcast
SiriusXM has signed an exclusive agreement with The Rachel Hollis Podcast for advertising distribution and representation. The show includes candid interviews with top artists from the worlds of business, media and lifestyle, as well as in-depth dives into topics such as health and motivation.

Podland News
Podland News this week interviews Neal Veglio on the art of podcast editing. Exceptionally, you will find the interview – twice – in the podcast: you can listen to the treatment of the interview by two different editors and choose the best.

The active voice
The active voice launched a new podcast of conversations with the most interesting writers and thinkers working today. It is hosted by Hamish McKenzie, co-founder and managing editor at Substack.