‘Unfinished: Deep South’ Investigates the Murder of Isadore Banks

In the spring of 2019, a billboard situated along I-55 near Marion, Arkansas posed a single question: “Who lynched Isadore Banks?” The story was picked up by CNN, leaving people across the country to wonder about this dark, historical mystery. One year later, award-winning reporters Neil Shea (PBS, National Geographic) and Taylor Hom (NYTimes, CNN) are attempting to answer that very question in the latest production by Stitcher’s Witness Docs Network: “Unfinished: Deep South,” premiering June…

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Endeavor Audio Network Shows Pack a Punch

We’re so excited to have added several new sports shows to the Midroll slate, courtesy of Endeavor Audio Network. Read on for details surrounding each addition. And, get in touch today to secure your inventory! The Bellas Podcast – WWE Superstars Nikki and Brie Bella are turning off the cameras and turning on the mics to offer their female-skewing fanbase inside access to their lives. In this variety show, the Bella Twins go head to head in a weekly trivia battle, debate juicy topics,…

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New: Shows That Go the (Social) Distance

Despite the uncertainty surrounding the past few weeks, our partners have been working hard to produce podcasts that provide a welcome distraction for listeners. Contact your seller or email hello@midroll.com to secure your inventory! New Shows No Stupid Questions – “Freakonomics Radio” host Stephen Dubner and author of the New York Times bestseller “Grit,” Angela Duckworth, have teamed up to address some of the quandaries that their highly-educated listeners might be too timid to ask. Duckworth’s extensive research (detailed in her 20-million-times-viewed…

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Sarah Van Mosel Discusses ‘Getting Podcast Measurement Right’

Measuring podcast advertising success is always a top priority for buyers. So everyone in attendance at the 4th Annual RAIN Podcast Business Summit was all ears when Matt Drengler of Claritas recalled the company’s first podcast attribution studies. “We saw 30 to 40 to 50 percent lift [in attribution] and we’re not used to seeing that,” with other audio media, he told the crowd. “We said, ‘holy cow, this podcast thing is really driving incrementality!’…

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Lounge and Learn with our Free Webinar: The Power of Podcasts

You’ve heard of a “lunch and learn?” Since we can’t get together to break bread, we’re throwing a “lounge and learn.” That means you can attend from the comfort of your favorite chair, couch or standing desk. According to the latest, hot-off-the-presses 2020 Infinite Dial report from Edison Research and Triton Digital, 104 million Americans listen to podcasts every month! Plus, 14 million are brand new podcast listeners. Loyal listeners plus fresh ears make podcasts your home…

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