It's been three months since Apple Podcasts subscriptions and channels launched. On Thursday Apple released the top ten lists for subscriptions and free channels. These lists come from Apple data accumulated between June 15 and September 15.
Breaking Waves is a podcast series that centers around stories and anecdotes revisited by bands, radio talent, stations and friends who watched, lived and defined a particular music scene or movement. Audacy is producing the series in partnership with Osiris Media.
Half of all advertisers are using do-it-yourself buying platforms, mostly for Google keywords and Facebook's boosted posts. Borrell's Local Marketing Trends looks at if Sales Rep days are numbered.
Jen Kirkman is a comedian, author and podcaster with Panic and Generalized Anxiety Disorder. Anxiety Bites is her effort to help "normalize" anxiety.
Investigative journalist and author M. William Phelps is partnering with iHeartMedia on a new slate of true-crime podcasts. 'Crossing the line with M. William Phelps' will run in 12 weekly installments.
Stitcher has launched 'Lovers and Friends with Shan Boodram', a new weekly series exploring sex. Sexologist Shan Boodram talks about about sex, relationships and the science of attachment.
According to Podtrac, for the month of September, iHeartRadio carried 620 shows (30 more than August), pulled in a unique U.S. monthly audience of 30 million (2.4 million less than August) and 281.8 million global streams (29.4 million more than August). Here are Podtrac's top 20 networks for September.
SiriusXM has entered into a new creative programming and strategic agreement with podcast studio Audio Up. Under the agreement, Audio Up is expected to create new original scripted podcasts for the Satelitte programming provider.
Professor Anita Hill and Dr. Christine Blasey Ford talk about her 1991 testimony in the confirmation hearings of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas. The four-part podcast examines the impact 30 years later on everything from politics to journalism to race.
PodcastOne has added a couple of True Crime genre podcasts. True Crime All the Time Unsolved and This is Monsters are the latest offerings available on multiple platforms.