It’s All In Your Head: The One-Way Intimacy Of Podcast Listening

    Earbud Nation: Your favorite podcast hosts can seem like open books — but to them, you’re a blank slate. smartboy10/Getty Images I fell in love this week. Happens more often than you might think. But the fact that it’s happened before, and will happen again, doesn’t mean this latest infatuation is any less passionate, abiding, […]

    How to start listening to podcasts

    Your friends keep bringing up fun facts they learned from the latest episode of Radiolab, or discussing a crazy potential future described on Flash Forward. If you want to start listening to podcasts like these, but haven’t dived in yet, then this guide is for you. We’ll cover everything from the history of the audio format to […]

    More Americans are watching morning talk shows and listening to podcasts

    While your mom’s obsession with true-crime podcasts such as Serial may seem like just another fad, it’s actually part of a larger trend in the media industry, according to a report published Friday. The Pew Research Center’s annual State of the News Media report shows more Americans are watching Sunday morning political talk shows and listening to podcasts now than in previous years. Between 2015 […]

    10 podcasts you should be listening to

    Beautiful Stories from Anonymous People Comedian Chris Gethard opens the phone lines to one anonymous caller, and vows to never hang up first. Every caller tells a story, ranging from shocking confessions to sad tales of failed artists, and the comedian helps get to the source of their emotions. You’ll get sucked into the raw, […]

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    Listening To Music In Group May Make You More Depressed

    Listening to sad music in a group and talking about sad things tend to make people feel more depressed, says a study. This kind of group rumination with music was more common in younger people, and likely reflects relative importance of both music and social relationships to younger people, the study found. “These results reveal […]

    Labour Weekend listening: RNZ’s top podcasts of the week

    Photo: RNZ Hitting the road for Labour Weekend can be, well, a bit like hard labour. You know what’s ahead: The traffic, the frustration, the whining of children or friends, the arguments. And more traffic. But RNZ has got your back. There is a way to escape while you are stuck on the road or […]

    10 Disney World Podcasts You Should Be Listening To

    disney If you’re a Walt Disney World junkie, the stretches between your trips to the resort can feel pretty long. Painfully, long. One way to get your Disney fix in-between visits is to listen to one of the many awesome podcasts specifically about the park that are out there. Not only are they a great way […]

    These are 5 of the best podcasts available for your listening pleasure

    image: http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/styles/big-image/public/brands/Other/podcast-main-image.png?itok=0tk5LkYj 05 APRIL 2016/10:40BST by Tshiung Han See Podcasts are like obsessions. When listeners find a new one, they binge-listen with abandon, as with TV shows. Sometimes, these obsessions go mainstream, as with Serial, the fastest podcast to reach 5 million downloads on iTunes, or President Obama’s appearance on WTF with Marc Maron. But […]