Murder on Music Row from The Tennessean

True Crime

Murder on Music Row from The Tennessean

Critic Review

"Toby loved Sharon's writing and the way he commanded the investigative podcast. Lara loved how the..."

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6 Degrees of Cats

Society, Nature

6 Degrees of Cats

Critic Review

"...it's not a "cat lady" podcast where cat lovers, mostly women, tell super-cute stories about..."

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Dangerous Memories | Tortoise Investigates

Documentary, True Crime, Society

Dangerous Memories | Tortoise Investigates

Critic Review

"“Dangerous Memories” is a meticulously crafted podcast...This weapons-grade thriller audio drama is..."

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Limelight: Various Seasons

Fiction, Drama

Limelight: Various Seasons

Critic Review

"(Season: The Skies Are Watching)...captivating characters and truly unsettling vibes. The Skies Are..."

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Hysterical

Investigative, Society, Mental Health

Hysterical

Critic Review

"This show has plenty of buzz around it...Hysterical’s host Dan Taberski (Running from COPS, 9/12)..."

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Pack One Bag

History

Pack One Bag

Critic Review

"But after a slow start, we’ve come to appreciate this story...Pack One Bag is an elegant show that..."

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Handsome

Comedy

Handsome

Critic Review

"The three get a prompt from a famous person...but really, this is a conversationally-driven show..."

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Shiny Bob: The Devil’s Advocate

True Crime, LGBTQ

Shiny Bob: The Devil’s Advocate

Critic Review

"With so many threads, the narrative could easily have grown messy or focused only on one salacious..."

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Slow Burn: Various Seasons

History, Society

Slow Burn: Various Seasons

Critic Review

"(Season: Gays Against Briggs) This moving and powerful series shows how it mobilised gay people to..."

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Buried: Various Seasons

Climate, Society

Buried: Various Seasons

Critic Review

"While Ashby and Taylor’s relentless fawning over Sheen made me want to shred my own ears...the..."

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Sonic Fields

Music, Performing Arts

Sonic Fields

Critic Review

"in this refreshing series Sam Tyler takes a look at the history and culture of British music..."

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Was Justice Served?

True Crime

Was Justice Served?

Critic Review

"There is fascinating academic insight here...The presenters are knowledgeable and fluent, but for..."

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Famously...

True Crime, Society, Entertainment (Pop Culture)

Famously...

Critic Review

"...presented by Stacey Dooley and the stand-up comedian Larry Dean. I like the sharp, savvy Dooley,..."

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Fingers On Buzzers

Leisure, Games, Comedy

Fingers On Buzzers

Critic Review

"Imagine if you can then, a podcast about quizzes, hosted by these two incredible women. Actually,..."

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Boom! from The Economist

Commentary, Politics, News

Boom! from The Economist

Critic Review

"The Economist strikes again...As the baby boomer rule comes to a close, the series also tries to..."

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Mark Steel's in Town

Society, Comedy

Mark Steel's in Town

Critic Review

"...pleasurably escapist activity...The audience of locals whoops with delight as their town is..."

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How We Fix This

Technology, Climate

How We Fix This

Critic Review

"Skarsgard’s bro-like delivery can be annoying but the intention is laudable and the trailblazers..."

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Animal

News, Society, Pets

Animal

Critic Review

"Sam Anderson grabs our attention from the start...Anderson’s storytelling is delightful as he..."

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Pull the Thread: The Wild Life

Society, True Crime

Pull the Thread: The Wild Life

Critic Review

"Investigative journalist Runako Celina brings a rich tapestry of voices to depict the full scale of..."

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The Letter

True Crime

The Letter

Critic Review

"(Season: Ripple Effect) Kevin found himself empathizing with a man's quest to find forgiveness for..."

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The Six Billion Dollar Gold Scam

True Crime

The Six Billion Dollar Gold Scam

Critic Review

"...comes buried in heaps of indigestible detail about mining and corporate malfeasance. Furrow your..."

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Even If It Kills Me

Music, Conversational, Storytelling

Even If It Kills Me

Critic Review

"Aaron Joy is an excellent scriptwriter and an engrossing narrator. Joy reminds us that the line..."

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Come By Chance

Society

Come By Chance

Critic Review

"Come by Chance is a little bit of everything, in a nearly quiet and thought provoking way. Life,..."

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The Deposition

Comedy, News

The Deposition

Critic Review

"Part reenactment, part reaction...The Deposition keeps in all the character breaks, laughs, and..."

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Little Gold Men

TV & Film (Movies)

Little Gold Men

Critic Review

"...David Canfield and a roster of VF correspondents capably host the podcast. Little Gold Men is an..."

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Better Offline

Technology

Better Offline

Critic Review

"Ed Zitron exposes just why the tech you use every day is so annoying to use (and it isn't why you..."

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Where Everybody Knows Your Name with Ted Danson and Woody Harrelson

TV & Film (Movies), Rewatch

Where Everybody Knows Your Name with Ted Danson and Woody Harrelson

Critic Review

"There is much waxing lyrical about favourite visual gags, which makes for dubious listening...."

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Backfired: The Vaping Wars

Health & Wellness

Backfired: The Vaping Wars

Critic Review

"...quite scary...It’s also enraging...It’s hard to find a single likable person in it, especially..."

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Gone Medieval

History

Gone Medieval

Critic Review

"Gone Medieval is presented in an unfussy manner by the historian Matt Lewis....replete with..."

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5-4

Government, News, Politics

5-4

Critic Review

"Peter, Michael and Rhiannon will have you laughing (and sometimes crying) along with them as they..."

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White Devil

True Crime

White Devil

Critic Review

"Toby thought it was flawed, but gave a mild thumbs up based on its sheer ambition. Rebecca thought..."

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In The Dark: The Runaway Princesses

Society, Investigative

In The Dark: The Runaway Princesses

Critic Review

"As the series began, I found the two-host interesting, but also, a bit quite jarring. They borrowed..."

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Because the Boss Belongs to Us

LGBTQ, Music

Because the Boss Belongs to Us

Critic Review

"While Jesse, Holly, and their guests lean into the levity of this scenario, there’s that reality of..."

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Michael Spicer: No Room

Comedy, Politics

Michael Spicer: No Room

Critic Review

"Given the scale of the challenges this country faces, we could all use a few laughs."

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Nationly

Politics

Nationly

Critic Review

"They’re fun and they know their stuff. Immigrants will decide this election—this is a needed..."

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Everyone Knows That: The Search For Ulterior Motives

History, Music

Everyone Knows That: The Search For Ulterior Motives

Critic Review

"...it’s a fantastic music/internet mystery about armchair detectives, lost media and how the song..."

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Ransom

True Crime

Ransom

Critic Review

"The ransom kidnapping is only a tiny piece of the story, but it is an interesting one. There was a..."

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Fur & Loathing

True Crime

Fur & Loathing

Critic Review

"...Fur and Loathing is pretty much exactly what I want in true crime. there is a sense of care and..."

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Modes of Thought in Anterran Literature

Fiction

Modes of Thought in Anterran Literature

Critic Review

"Welcome to the second year of the Harbridge University Classics course, covering Modes Of Thought..."

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The Weekly Show with Jon Stewart

Comedy, News

The Weekly Show with Jon Stewart

Critic Review

"I agree that we live in serious times. I do not accept that means we have to become constantly..."

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The Queen's Reading Room Podcast

Literature, Books

The Queen's Reading Room Podcast

Critic Review

"This podcast is confusing: there often isn’t is a link between the book Queen Camilla graciously..."

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A Better Paradise

Fiction

A Better Paradise

Critic Review

"...pitches a chilling yet fascinating scenario, where the boundary between games and reality..."

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Everything To Play For

Sports

Everything To Play For

Critic Review

"Broadcasters Colin Murray and Elis James have launched their own podcast looking at some of the..."

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The Flight of the Bucket

Comedy Fiction, Sci-Fi, Fiction

The Flight of the Bucket

Critic Review

"Join Captain "Jerzy" Standard and his oddball crew aboard The Watercress, and travel the galaxy..."

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Who shat on the floor at my wedding?

Comedy, Drama

Who shat on the floor at my wedding?

Critic Review

"(Season 2: The Case of the Tiny Suit/Case) ...very funny new (podcast) series...mixes absurd Scandi..."

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Sixteenth Minute (of Fame)

Entertainment (Pop Culture)

Sixteenth Minute (of Fame)

Critic Review

"...it is a little heavy....it’s also witty, sprinkled with personal insights and honesty, and of..."

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Everything I Know About Me

Society

Everything I Know About Me

Critic Review

"(Season: Stormy Daniels) Far less fun, though interesting throughout...Excellent interviewing by..."

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Cocaine Inc.

True Crime, Investigative, Society

Cocaine Inc.

Critic Review

"...opening episode doesn’t really mention the drug...episode 2 is a bit jarring...it’s let down by..."

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Fallen Angels: A Story of California Corruption

True Crime

Fallen Angels: A Story of California Corruption

Critic Review

"I really liked this podcast this a lot. In a time when journalism is seen by the public..."

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How to Be Fine

Personal Journals, Society, Health & Wellness

How to Be Fine

Critic Review

"By tackling loneliness and by breaking it down into this structure of conversation then action, How..."

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Electoral Dysfunction

Politics

Electoral Dysfunction

Critic Review

"Just in time for a bumper election year comes Beth Rigby shepherding Conservative peer Ruth..."

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Broomgate: A Curling Scandal

True Crime, Sports

Broomgate: A Curling Scandal

Critic Review

"Lara loved the natural comedy and absurdity of this tempest in a teapot. Toby thought the only..."

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Rachel Maddow Presents: Ultra

History, Politics

Rachel Maddow Presents: Ultra

Critic Review

"(Season 2)...an unsettling and largely forgotten political mystery...A thing you might mull over..."

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You Probably Think this Story's About You

True Crime, Storytelling, Women

You Probably Think this Story's About You

Critic Review

"Ard's powerful storytelling weaves a tapestry of resilience, empowerment, and the unwavering..."

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About the Boys

Society

About the Boys

Critic Review

"...Carr, who’s a beautiful interviewer, talks to a variety of young men. There are some gorgeous..."

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Dead Man Running

True Crime

Dead Man Running

Critic Review

"Dead Man Running is a good show...simply because the central character is so horrible. Bonnar is an..."

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Pretendians

History

Pretendians

Critic Review

"I'm just blown away by the content … super digestible, and fun to listen to..."

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Trendy

News, Society

Trendy

Critic Review

"In each episode they both crunch the latest polling numbers and work out what really matters…"

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The John Dredge Nothing To Do With Anything Show

Comedy

The John Dredge Nothing To Do With Anything Show

Critic Review

"The joy of this series is you don’t really know exactly where it is going to go next, but also the..."

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Who Replaced Avril Lavigne? Joanne McNally Investigates

Music

Who Replaced Avril Lavigne? Joanne McNally Investigates

Critic Review

"One popular conspiracy theory is the "celebrity replacement". In this (possibly) newest iteration,..."

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Shadow World: Thief at the British Museum

True Crime

Shadow World: Thief at the British Museum

Critic Review

"A fascinating little series, presented by the BBC’s Culture Editor Katie Razzall, exploring the..."

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Memories from the Dancefloor

LGBTQ, Society, Personal Journals

Memories from the Dancefloor

Critic Review

"It’s small details such as this that I love. What’s appealing about this series is its sweetness;..."

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The Modi Raj from The Economist

Politics, News

The Modi Raj from The Economist

Critic Review

"It’s this duality of mission that is explored in a new series from the Economist, The Modi Raj...."

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Crash Course Pods: The Universe

Science, Educational

Crash Course Pods: The Universe

Critic Review

"It feels daunting, and yet this podcast is calming. John Green has figured out his podcasting voice..."

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Women Talkin’ ‘Bout Murder

Comedy

Women Talkin’ ‘Bout Murder

Critic Review

"...it’s a very comedy podcast playing off other true-crime podcasts that feels half-scripted,..."

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But We Loved

Relationships, History, LGBTQ

But We Loved

Critic Review

"Every conversation is authentic, and introspective; Jordan is a fantastic interviewer and his..."

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Intrigue: To Catch A Scorpion

Society, True Crime

Intrigue: To Catch A Scorpion

Critic Review

"Mitchell is an engaging audio presence and an exceptional interviewer...Lawrie is charismatic and..."

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Uncanny

Horror, Personal Journals, Society

Uncanny

Critic Review

"(Uncanny: Season USA) The pace is faster than the British-set episodes because a lot happens, so..."

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Politics at Jack and Sam's

Politics

Politics at Jack and Sam's

Critic Review

"Thank God for a politics podcast with short episodes (15 minutes or so). Hosted by Sam Coates of..."

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Happily Never After: Dan and Nancy

True Crime

Happily Never After: Dan and Nancy

Critic Review

"The host is good (former true crime reporter and romance novelist who was in Nancy’s writer’s group..."

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Second Sunday

BIPOC, Spirituality, Sexuality, LGBTQ, Religion

Second Sunday

Critic Review

"...experience real, vulnerable stories—about the challenges and complexities of Black queer culture..."

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The Rest Is Politics

Politics

The Rest Is Politics

Critic Review

"The Campbell/Stewart dynamic is compelling in its own right: argumentative, funny, teasing and..."

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Hard Feelings with Jennette McCurdy

Society

Hard Feelings with Jennette McCurdy

Critic Review

"...feels like catching up with a friend. It’s not a companion piece to her book. It’s not a lecture..."

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Pretty Sure I Can Fly with Johnny Knoxville & Elna Baker

Comedy

Pretty Sure I Can Fly with Johnny Knoxville & Elna Baker

Critic Review

"...when Knoxville is enamored with a particularly gnarly story, Baker will play the layperson and..."

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We're Here to Help

Comedy

We're Here to Help

Critic Review

"They impart real advice...The show's live-call format allows for fun back-and-forth, plus some..."

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Side Street Stories: The Witness of Kitab al-Azif

Sci-Fi, Fiction

Side Street Stories: The Witness of Kitab al-Azif

Critic Review

"A Lovecraftian, psychedelic body-horror that plumbs depths of depravity and desire."

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The Forgotten: Dublin Monaghan Bombings 1974

History

The Forgotten: Dublin Monaghan Bombings 1974

Critic Review

"The Forgotten highlights incompetence, accident and indolence, all of which appeared to play a part..."

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Fail Better with David Duchovny

Self-improvement

Fail Better with David Duchovny

Critic Review

"...Duchovny is a thoughtful, sympathetic and intelligent Hollywood host who isn’t afraid to discuss..."

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The Artificial Human

Society, Technology, Artificial Intelligence

The Artificial Human

Critic Review

"...a lovely exploration of the work of occupational therapists, who assess how to make people’s..."

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Sliding Doors

Society, Personal Journals

Sliding Doors

Critic Review

"Jennie effortlessly has empathetic and hugely engaging conversations...Sometimes humorous, often..."

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WW2 Pod: We Have Ways of Making You Talk

History

WW2 Pod: We Have Ways of Making You Talk

Critic Review

"...must be one of the most comprehensive treatments of the Second World War in any medium. To be in..."

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You’ll Never Beat Kyle Walker

Sports Talk, Football (Soccer)

You’ll Never Beat Kyle Walker

Critic Review

"...like a ride on the team bus. Self-doubt, bromances and his childhood are all up for discussion..."

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Inconceivable Truth

Relationships, Society

Inconceivable Truth

Critic Review

"There’s so much heart and beauty in Inconceivable Truth that it’s hard for me to say that my only..."

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There Are No Girls on the Internet

Society, Technology

There Are No Girls on the Internet

Critic Review

"More than 50% of the population may have no difficulty imagining the hardships of being a woman on..."

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Truth Be Told Presents: She Has A Name

Women, True Crime, Investigative

Truth Be Told Presents: She Has A Name

Critic Review

"...it doesn't seem to go as deep into the emotional aspects of the story as it could. The best we..."

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In Her Ellement

Educational, Women, Business, Technology

In Her Ellement

Critic Review

"This is one of those podcasts with a specific audience in mind — successful women in business and..."

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Wonder

Science, Nature

Wonder

Critic Review

"Hosts Leo and Lina eloquently narrate each of the wondrous episodes, all accompanied by immersive..."

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Death of an Artist

True Crime

Death of an Artist

Critic Review

"(Season 2) Hessel and her team have assembled some terrific talking heads...There is also some..."

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Beyond Five Senses

Health & Wellness

Beyond Five Senses

Critic Review

"From its surprisingly coherent mixture of narrative, interviews and occasional mindfulness..."

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Over the Top Under the Radar

Commentary, News

Over the Top Under the Radar

Critic Review

"...younger, spirited Afoko ...Younge is a wise, warm, avuncular figure...First-week rawness is..."

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Home Sleuth

True Crime

Home Sleuth

Critic Review

"...the storytelling itself is given over to amateur detectives, speaking alone for most of the..."

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Gagliarda Potenza

Arts, Books

Gagliarda Potenza

Critic Review

"Ascoltare Gagliarda Sapienza è un’esperienza che affascina e stimola le orecchie all’esplorazione..."

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Serial

News, True Crime

Serial

Critic Review

"(Season 4: Guantanamo Bay)Il tutto è impacchettato con la solita fantastica scrittura a cui Koenig..."

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Past Present Future

History, Government

Past Present Future

Critic Review

"(Season: The History of Bad Ideas) The premise (and it is a good one) is to take bad ideas..."

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Relojeros

Investigative, Spanish, Society, True Crime

Relojeros

Critic Review

"Relojeros tiene un ritmo demoledor, hay una historia, otra historia y otra, y otra más. Desde el..."

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The Sicilian Inheritance

Society, Personal Journals

The Sicilian Inheritance

Critic Review

"Jo really lets you sit shotgun on this true-crime road trip with more twists than a ride up the..."

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Afghan Star, hosted by John Legend

Society, Music

Afghan Star, hosted by John Legend

Critic Review

"Legend does fine even if you never quite lose the sense of him reading from a script. In telling..."

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Of Mechs and Men: A Battletech Book Club

Fiction, Comedy Fiction, Games

Of Mechs and Men: A Battletech Book Club

Critic Review

"Ever wished there was a bookclub for your favourite Battletech fiction? Of Mechs And Men answers..."

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The Price of Paradise

True Crime

The Price of Paradise

Critic Review

"As the tale recounted in The Price of Paradise (Wondery podcasts) approaches its climax, the..."

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Witnessed: Various Seasons

Society, True Crime

Witnessed: Various Seasons

Critic Review

"(Season: 19 Days) Kevin and Rebecca found it to be rudimentary, as true crime podcasts go. Lara..."

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