9 Midroll Roster Podcasts Nominated for the 2018 Webbys People’s Choice

Nominations for the 2018 Webby Awards are out, and it’s exciting to see 17 categories dedicated to recognizing excellence in podcasting and digital audio. Voting for People’s Choice Awards is open until April 19. Nine shows on the Midroll roster have been nominated in seven categories, and we’d like to congratulate them (and maybe encourage to you give them a vote). They are: Best Host Oprah’s Supersoul Conversations   Best Writing Myths and Legends  …

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Midroll Represents One-Fifth of Time’s ‘Best Podcasts’ List

Time Magazine just published the 2018 edition of “The 50 Best Podcasts to Listen to Right Now,” and we were very pleased to see ten Midroll shows on the list. In fact, that’s one-fifth of the bill. We love to see great work recognized, and our congratulations go to the hosts and producers of all 50 podcasts. Here are the shows on the Midroll roster: Binge Mode Time says: “…the hosts have created a set…

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See Katie Couric’s Podcast Live at SXSW

See Katie Couric’s acclaimed podcast at live SXSW. Couric and her co-host Brian Goldsmith will dive into her upcoming six-part National Geographic series “America Inside Out,” focusing on one episode, “The Muslim Next Door.” Guests will be Wajahat Ali, a New York Times contributing op-ed writer and Emmy-nominated producer, and Mona Haydar, a Syrian-American rapper and activist. Together they’ll tackle hard questions about how to counter fear, honor freedom and respect faith at a time…

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Preview ‘Wolverine: The Long Night’ at SXSW

Learn what a superhero sounds like. Hear an exclusive first-listen to “Wolverine: The Long Night” at South by Southwest before it deubts on Stitcher Premium. Actor Richard Armitage (“The Hobbit”) is the the voice of Logan for the series. He will join in conversation with the series’ writer, award-winning comic book author Ben Percy; Dan Silver, vice president, head of platforms and content for Marvel New Media; and Jenny Radelet, Stitcher’s head of content. “Behind…

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Stitcher brings Marvel, Katie Couric to SXSW

NEW YORK CITY – Stitcher, one of the world’s leading podcast platforms, is making a major play at South by Southwest (SXSW) next month as it showcases some of its top podcast stars and sponsors the festival’s Next Stage series of programming. Festivalgoers will enjoy an exclusive first listen of “Wolverine: The Long Night,” the long-awaited podcast collaboration between Stitcher and Marvel, ahead of the series’ premiere during a panel that answers the question, “What does a superhero…

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