Podcast Playlistwith Matt Galloway and Lindsay Michael


The sound of history

Hear untold stories from history's most interesting characters.

True crime podcasts to keep you on the edge of your seat

From drug lords to killer surgeons: producers keep making more and more true crime podcasts, and audiences just keep on listening.

New and Notable: December Edition

Featuring all the podcasts you should keep an ear out for this month.

An evening with Canada's podcast all-stars

Recorded live at Hot Docs podcast festival in November 2018. Featuring: Uncover: Escaping NXIVM, Sickboy, The Shadows, Cited, Safe Space, Disparue(s).

Criminal's host Phoebe Judge shares her favourite podcasts

Phoebe Judge, creator and host of the hit podcasts Criminal and This is Love, gives us the inside scoop on what she's listening to.

Live from Hot Docs... It's Podcast Playlist

Our interactive, variety show-style episode live from the Hot Docs Podcast Festival features storytellers from coast to coast. Come discover the extraordinary range and diversity of Canada’s podcast talent!

New and Notable: November Edition

Every month release an episode about new and noteworthy podcasts. There’s so many good ones out there, it’s getting harder to narrow it down. This week: Front Burner, The Off Season, Secret Life of Canada, Nick Quah, Home Cooked and Someone Knows Something.

Spooky podcasts to get you in the Halloween spirit

We’re headed into the world of the creepy, the ghastly and the unexplained! It’s our annual Halloween episode full the most frightening stories we’ve heard this year.

Glynn Washington's tips for telling a truly scary story

Snap Judgment and Spooked host Glynn Washington shares his tips for telling a perfectly horrifying ghost story.

Thirteen seriously scary podcasts

Halloween is the perfect time to curl up with some headphones, heat some jiffy pop and scare yourself silly listening to scary stories. In this week's episode we shared creepy tales that had you accidentally running up the stairs instead of out the front door.

Podcasts about the wonders of imagination

What happens when your dreams can’t be separated from reality? What would happen if you could interview the inanimate objects around you- what would they say? Featuring: Everything is Alive, Bubble, Afropop Worldwide and more.

From the Slime economy to learning to love in Guantanamo Bay: Podcasts about family

We’ve got stories about how to choose a spouse, how to raise a child and how to forgive your parents. Featuring: Love Me, The Mash Up Americans, The Science of Happiness, This is Love, The Leap, The Longest Shortest Time.

The best news podcasts to help you stay informed

In this unstoppable news cycle - we’re here to help you navigate how you get your news through podcasts.

Cosy new podcasts for fall

The air is getting chilly, and the leaves are starting to change. Time to snuggle up with some hot apple cider and 6 new podcasts for fall.

How who we are shapes our world

Today we’re talking identity through seven fascinating podcasts from ABC, Radiotopia and more.

Podcasts about marijuana

Marijuana is going to be legal very soon. So, let's take a closer look at the controversial plant, from how it impacts a country's GDP to what it feels like to get high for the first time at 42. Stories from Stoner, Endless Thread and Unladylike.

Bathtub vodka and red wine myths: podcasts about alcohol

The first instalment in our two part series about recreational substances. We’ve got a flight of podcasts about everything from why the news media constantly reports on the supposed benefits...or dangers of red wine -- To the story of a hatchet wielding Temperance crusader, who smashed bottles across the nation.

Podcast Playlist LIVE! At Hot Docs Podcast Festival

We've got two live shows coming up November 1st and 5th.

Reddit podcast Endless Thread launches second season

Endless Thread, from WBUR and Reddit, launched its second season in August. Lindsay Michael caught up with hosts Ben Brock Johnson and Amory Silvertson to talk about what they've learned and where they want to take their show next.

New and notable: dog days of summer edition

Cap off your summer with fascinating stories from CBC, Audible and Reddit. Also, podcast critic Nick Quah stops by to share his insight to the podcast industry.

Late great summer listens

From a deep dive into Janelle Monae's summer hit to investigating why we haven't found aliens yet - we've got a list of hot podcasts you might have missed this summer.

Celebrating music with the Arkells' Max Kerman

From rap battles on the internet, to a graphic novel created for an album — here are podcasts all about music. Special guest Max Kerman from Arkells joins us to talk about his love for podcasts and Canadian music.

Long, Short, Straight, Curly: Podcasts about every type of hair

Whether it's on Superman's head or Beyoncé's, it's impossible to ignore how iconic hair has shaped our culture.

Listener picks

The best podcasts suggested by our listeners. Featuring stories from ESPN, Upright Citizens Brigade and Radiotopia.

The Greatest Hits of the Podcast World

Our favourite podcasts of all time.