Podcast Playlist

 
 

Podcast Playlist

Podcast Playlist curates the best content and stories from the podcast world. Each week, your audio DJs Matt Galloway and Lindsay Michael sample some of the most intriguing of what the internet has to offer.

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Celebrating music from the Great White North

Just in time for the 2019 JUNO Awards, this week we're putting the spotlight on Canadian music.

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Arts and Culture Podcasts to Keep You in the Know

This week on Podcast Playlist: from underground to mainstream, we're talking about arts and culture. Frank Zappa declared them "better than the Beatles" and Kurt Cobain cited one of their songs as an all time favourite. The story of how The Shaggs came to be a band is almost as unbelievable as the music they produced. Plus, we'll share the incredible rise of 90s rapper, ODB. Who, at the height of his success, was still on food stamps. Featuring: Decoder Ring, The TED Interview Podcast, Heat Rocks, Lost Notes, What the Force?, Slate Culture Gabfest.

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New and Notable: March Edition

Secret history, dispatches from Russia and more. Here's what the first few months of the year have to offer. Featuring: Throughline, Russia Rising, an interview with Jon Ronson about The Last Days of August, a follow-up to The Butterfly Effect. Plus: ?Crackdown, First Day Back and Nick Quah stops by to talk about Spotify acquiring Gimlet and more!

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Let's Talk About the Weather

Oscar Wilde said "conversation about the weather is the last refuge of the unimaginative." We have to wholeheartedly disagree. From frantic storm chasing to the soothing lull of the shipping forecast, these podcasts will get you enthusiastically talking about the weather. Featuring: Outside Podcast, 99 Percent Invisible, Cited, The Allusionist, Reveal, The Anthropocene Reviewed. Have a podcast you want to recommend? podcastplaylist@cbc.ca

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Stories About the Places We Live

How did Toronto become the most hated city in Canada? We've got the history behind its questionable mayors and its bitter fight to become the capital city. Then, is your roommate trying to kill you!? We'll learn how to spot a psychopathic.Plus, two women attempt to live by the rules of The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up. The book tells them to throw out belongings, fold socks into intricate pinwheels, and say: "thank you, garbage!" Can they do it? Featuring: Invisibilia, Ear Hustle, Death, Sex and Money, By the Book, The Secret Life of Canada, Every Little Thing.

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Misadventures in Dating & Romance

This week we're talking about the long, complicated process of finding "the one." If that's something you even believe in... Featuring: Science VS, Modern Love, Love Me, This Is Love, Alone: A Love Story, Word Bomb.

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New and Notable: February Edition

This week we're sharing the best new releases. Featuring: Broken Record (plus an interview with host Bruce Headlam), the new daily podcast from the Washington Post - Post Reports, 10 Things That Scare Me, Born & Raised, and PlayMe. Plus, Nick Quah stops by to share why he's obsessed with self help and what trends are coming up this year.

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Podcasts that bridge the political divide

This week, we're sharing stories about people divided over things like politics, climate change and sexuality...and about what happens when they try to talk across those lines. The Daily, Hidden Brain, Canadaland's Oppo, The Heart (Phoebe Wang's God + The Gays), Reveal, Conversation With People Who Hate Me.

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What is a normal body, anyway?

From our weight to menopause to the difference between dead and a live, this week we're talking about our bodies. Featuring: Medium Playback, Bodies, Front Burner, Meat, Disability After Dark, Hidden Brain and The Spread.

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The Best Podcasts of 2018 (According to Us)

We've got the entire Podcast Playlist team in studio, and everyone's chosen one of their fave pieces of the year to play. Featuring: Earhustle, Finding Cleo, Articles of Interest, Caliphate, Punch Up the Jam, Getting Curious with Jonathan van Ness, Waking Up with Sam Harris.

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Comforting Podcasts to Warm Up Your Holiday

This week: grab a hot cocoa, cuddle up under a blanket and have a listen to these warm and cosy stories for the holidays. Featuring: Soul Music, The Allusionist, The Nod, Every Little Thing, Only Human and The Feast.

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Podcasts for those who love true crime and mystery

From drug lords to killer surgeons: producers keep making more and more true crime podcasts, and audiences just keep on listening.Thunder Bay, Chapo: Kingpin on Trial, Uncover: Bomb on Board, Death in Ice Valley and Dr. Death.

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New and Notable: December Edition

Featuring all the podcasts you should keep an ear out for this month. Featuring: 2 Dope Queens, Headlong: Surviving Y2K, Wild Thing, The Slowdown, Other People's Problems, None of Our Business. Plus, Nick Quah shares his thoughts on Homecoming, and what we should binge this month.

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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).

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Criminal host Phoebe Judge shares her favourite podcasts

Phoebe Judge, host of Criminal and This is Love, joins us to talk about personal finance and plane hijackings, and to share some of her favourite podcasts.

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Podcast Playlist Live!

Our interactive, variety show-style episode live from the Hot Docs Podcast Festival features storytellers from across Canada. Featuring: First Day Back, Nobody Cares (Except for Me), Tai Asks Why, Personal Best, Red Man Laughing. Plus, Ryan McMahon shares details about his new show with the Canadaland Network, Thunder Bay.

Download Podcast Playlist Live!
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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.

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Very Scary Halloween Special

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. Featuring: Snap Judgment Presents: Spooked, Endless Thread, The Magnus Archives, Unspookable, Yo! Is this Racist?, Wrong Station. Plus, an interview with Glynn Washington.

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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.

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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. Featuring: The Daily, Today, Explained, Slow Burn, The Big Story, On The Media. Plus, and interview with Jayme Poisson about the new CBC daily news podcast.

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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.

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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. Serial, Articles of Interest, I'll Go First.

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