Tag: podcasts

This Week in Podcasts: 5/13/18 – 5/18/18

This Week in Podcasts is a weekly roundup of mini-reviews of all of the podcasts I’ve listened to in a week. If you see any podcasts that you feel are missing from my list, there’s a good chance I haven’t listened to the show yet! You can see my current list of podcast subscriptions here. ...

This Week in Podcasts: 5/6/18 – 5/12/18

This Week in Podcasts is a weekly roundup of mini-reviews of all of the podcasts I’ve listened to in a week. If you see any podcasts that you feel are missing from my list, there’s a good chance I haven’t listened to the show yet! You can see my current list of podcast subscriptions here. ...

“Song Salad” a Sweet Treat of a Musical, Hilarious Podcast

There's a reputation for nonfiction podcasts being one of two breeds: 1. heavy, intense, serious podcasts hell-bent on making you smarter and more worldly; or 2. over-the-top obnoxious jokes. Song Salad is the perfect midway between these two different genres. It's a podcast filled with laughs while still being interesting and educational, all working with a ...

This Week in Podcasts: 4/22/18 – 4/28/18

This Week in Podcasts is a weekly roundup of mini-reviews of all of the podcasts I’ve listened to in a week. If you see any podcasts that you feel are missing from my list, there’s a good chance I haven’t listened to the show yet! You can see my current list of podcast subscriptions here. ...

“Podcast Meander”: Finding The Hyper-Real in the Semi-Surreal

Podcast Meander is a "50% fictional" podcast that aggressively fights against a concise explanation or label; to start, here's the description from the show's website: One day, an American twenty-something set his life on fire. With no explanation, he left his job, gathered his savings, packed his musical equipment into his 2002 Subaru Forester and started driving. Beginning ...

This Week in Podcasts: 4/15/18 – 4/21/18

This Week in Podcasts is a weekly roundup of mini-reviews of all of the podcasts I’ve listened to in a week. If you see any podcasts that you feel are missing from my list, there’s a good chance I haven’t listened to the show yet! You can see my current list of podcast subscriptions here. ...

This Week in Podcasts: 4/8/18 – 4/14/18

This Week in Podcasts is a weekly roundup of mini-reviews of all of the podcasts I’ve listened to in a week. If you see any podcasts that you feel are missing from my list, there’s a good chance I haven’t listened to the show yet! You can see my current list of podcast subscriptions here. ...

“Violet Beach” an Audio Drama Take on Small-Town Sci-Fi

Oftentimes, if I want to play a video game, I'm going to look for something by a AAA studio with glossy graphics, a massive map, and a sweeping story in which I have to save the world from some threat. Sometimes, though, what I want in a video game is something more intimate. Sometimes I ...

This Week in Podcasts: 4/1/18 – 4/7/18

This Week in Podcasts is a weekly roundup of mini-reviews of all of the podcasts I’ve listened to in a week. If you see any podcasts that you feel are missing from my list, there’s a good chance I haven’t listened to the show yet! You can see my current list of podcast subscriptions here. ...

Podcast Problems: The Audience as a Third Wheel

There's a common conversation I'm sure you've heard when podcasts are brought up: "Podcasts? Aren't those just four dudes sitting around a mic, talking to each other because they think they're funny?" It's a frustrating joke, a joke that feels dismissive and dated and inaccurate. Haven't we left those days behind? Aren't we better now? Yes, ...