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    8 ‘GAME OF THRONES’ PODCASTS YOU NEED TO LISTEN TO

    The seventh and penultimate season of Game of Thrones returns to HBO this Sunday, July 16 after an extra-long hiatus. Fans of both the show and writer George R. R. Martin’s rich book series are in an interesting spot, with two seasons and two books left to wrap up the massive, sweeping fantasy saga. Thrones will dominate the […]

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    Podcasts and poetry: The changing face of Latitude Festival

    Latitude is now a regular on the festival circuit. Pic. Matt Eachus Now in its eleventh year, Latitude has earned a reputation as a festival that’s about more than music. As well as chart-topping headliners – which this year include The 1975 and Mumford & Sons – the event is known for hosting some of […]

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    Why Podcasts Are Popular (And 4 Content Lessons To Learn From Them)

    In case you weren’t aware, podcasts are seeing an enormous surge in popularity. At least 112 million Americans have listened to podcasts, a figure up 11 percent from last year, with 67 million listening to podcasts at least monthly. Content producers and advertisers both are clamoring for more visibility (or listenability) in the space, and there’s […]

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    These are the best business, technology, and media podcasts

    Like 21% of Americans, I’ve listened to a podcast in the last month. For me, these have helped transform a meaningless commute time into idea generating time. As someone most interested in investing in public tech and media companies, I tend to gravitate to podcasts that delve into these areas. That usually means I scan the […]

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    UCLA B Team Podcast-NBA draft, and LaVar Ball

    Go Joe Bruin has long been the home of the “What’s Bruin Show” but we’d also like to introduce the “UCLA B Team” podcast. On this latest episode we review the NBA draft, LaVar Ball and his wrestling appearance and we recap the latest in UCLA Football recruiting. Just to give you folks a little […]

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    The Best Podcasts of 2017 (So Far)

    Halfway into the year, it’s a pretty damn interesting time for podcast fans. There’s a lot happening in the upper echelons of podcasting, and I’ve been tasked with assembling a list of the best shows released so far. In the spirit of acknowledging how bonkers this task is — finding the cream of the crop in […]

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    Lakers Podcast: Draft Grades And Free Agency Preview

    The Los Angeles Lakers are getting ready for free agency to begin on July 1st and the LN Podcast breaks down some intriguing options for Magic Johnson and Rob Pelinka to chase after. We brought in LN’s own Hannah Kulik to help sort through all of the candidates and came up with some interesting names, […]

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    Former U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara to start ‘Stay Tuned with Preet’ podcast, join brother’s media firm

    Ousted U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara’s next gig will include a podcast. The former prosecutor — fired by President Trump in March — will soon host a program titled, “Stay Tuned With Preet.” The podcast will stick to Bharara’s strong suit: corruption, fraud and criminal justice, according to Cafe, the website that will host the program. […]