These Shows from Discovery & SourceFed Target Smart Young Audiences

We’re glad to announce that we’ve added four shows from Discovery and SourceFed to the Midroll roster. SourceFed’s YouTube channel has over 1.7 million subscribers with programming targeting smart young viewers into gaming and popular culture. Discovery’s DNews+ YouTube channel has over 400,000 subscribers who are deeply inquisitive, wanting to learn about the science behind everyday phenomena. • “The SourceFed Podcast” is their biggest show, where the crew from the SourceFed YouTube channel go in-depth…

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Hear a Teaser for “The Room Where It’s Happening: A Hamilton Fan Podcast”

The country is going crazy for “Hamilton.” That’s the hit Broadway show that won eleven Tony awards, with tickets harder to get than an iPhone 7. All that enthusiasm is why Earwolf is launching “The Room Where It’s Happening: A Hamilton Fan Podcast” on August 15. A preview just dropped—check it out: Every week hosts Travon Free (“Any Given Wednesday With Bill Simmons”) and Mike Drucker (“The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon”) welcome super-fan actors,…

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Katie Couric’s Earwolf podcast debuts July 28 – Hear a preview now

Unless you haven’t used a television in 30 years, you must know the name Katie Couric. The former Today Show host and highly regarded interviewer is hosting her first podcast… and it’s with Earwolf. The show begins July 28, but you can hear a preview now: One of her first guests is Sen. Al Franken, who is both a lawmaker and a talented entertainer, known for his books, stints on Saturday Night Live and his…

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Tickets for the Now Hear This podcast festival are available now

Tickets are now available for one of the biggest fan-focused podcast festivals. Midroll will bring together the brightest stars in podcasting for a weekend of live performances, meet-and-greet opportunities, immersive fan experiences and more at the inaugural Now Hear This podcast festival, October 28–30, 2016, in Anaheim, California. Special discounted early-bird tickets are available now until July 22. Act now because supplies are limited. Now Hear This will be a multi-genre podcast event curated specifically…

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Midroll welcomes three unique true crime podcasts

The true crime category keeps getting hotter. So we’re excited to announce these three original and category-leading shows we just added. #1 – First up is “Generation Why.” Hosts Aaron and Justin discuss theories and share their opinions on unsolved murders, controversies, mysteries, conspiracies, and true crime. With 188 episodes under their belt, “Generation Why” has won a dedicated audience. #2 – Next is “Unsolved Murders: True Crime Stories,” which takes a modern twist on…

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