Sports Podcaster Jonah Keri Returns & Midroll Has His Show

Podcast fans were saddened when author and sports writer Jonah Keri’s beloved show came to an end last fall as a result of ESPN shutting down Grantland. Now he’s back with The Jonah Keri Podcast, on Nerdist. That also means we at Midroll get to offer this great sports show to you. Jonah is the author of the best-selling books Up, Up, and Away and The Extra 2%, and he covers baseball for Sports Illustrated…

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There’s no RISK! that You Won’t Love this Show

RISK! is one of the most popular storytelling podcasts around, consistently topping the iTunes charts. Kevin Allison (of the legendary comedy group The State) helms this surprisingly uncensored show where people tell jaw-dropping true stories they never thought they’d dare to share in public. This is why RISK! has been an enormous success since debuting in 2009, and why it’s a great addition to the Midroll roster. The show is like the wild cousin of…

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Podcasts Go Mainstream – 57 Million Americans Listen in a Month

Edison Research’s annual Infinite Dial survey has been charting the rise of podcasting with hard data. This year’s report, released March 10, validated what podcast advertisers and listeners already know about the continuing growth of the medium. The can’t miss headline is that monthly podcast listenership jumped up 23% this year. 21% of Americans aged 12+, 57 million, have listened to a podcast in the last month. Overall, 36%, or 98 million, have ever listened…

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Chris Gethard Gets His Own Earwolf Show: Beautiful Stories from Anonymous People

Chris Gethard is an Earwolf fan-favorite and a comedian’s comedian. He is the host of his own Chris Gethard Show on Fusion TV, which he started on New York City public access television, where it became a cult hit, and has made appearances on This American Life and Broad City. It was just a matter of time before Earwolf finally got him his own podcast, and now that show is here. On Beautiful Stories from…

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Direct Your Ears to Austin for Midroll Podcasts at SXSW 2016

Look up in the sky. Can you see the mass migration to Austin? Must be the South by Southwest time of year again. If you’re headed to the Lone Star State for the fest you’ll definitely want to catch these Midroll shows that will be recording live at SXSW Comedy. Also, Midroll vice president for business development Erik Diehn will be speaking on a panel titled, “Get Your Readers and Listeners to Pay You Money.”…

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