Your Favorite Band Sucks

Music

Your Favorite Band Sucks

Critic Review

"Ironically, if this is your favorite pod, you suck. It’s absolute trash. And, yes, I know it’s..."

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Future Rich

Finance, Business

Future Rich

Critic Review

"Future Rich’s host, Barbara Ginty, interviews real women about their financial situations and..."

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Drifting Off with Joe Pera

Comedy, Sleep

Drifting Off with Joe Pera

Critic Review

"On paper, Drifting Off with Joe Pera might seem like a curious addition to the microgenre. Except,..."

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Meddling Adults

Comedy

Meddling Adults

Critic Review

"It’s always a funny conversation about storytelling...There is something I love about treating..."

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Love, Janessa

True Crime

Love, Janessa

Critic Review

"Hannah Ajala, a British journalist based in Nigeria, is the empathetic presenter of a series that..."

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Stolen Hearts

True Crime

Stolen Hearts

Critic Review

"What distinguishes this six-episode co-production from Wondery and Novel is its knockabout tone,..."

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Harlem Queen

Drama, Fiction, BIPOC, History

Harlem Queen

Critic Review

"...it has a subtextual depth that rivals that of Tolkien’s middle earth and the immersion readers..."

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Buried

Climate, Society

Buried

Critic Review

"Ashby and Taylor’s grim, gripping narrative includes ailing animals, a deathbed confession and..."

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Havana Syndrome

Investigative

Havana Syndrome

Critic Review

"More muted in its delivery, but also an intelligent, insightful listen...It is particularly strong..."

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The Sound: Mystery of Havana Syndrome

Investigative, Documentary, Society

The Sound: Mystery of Havana Syndrome

Critic Review

"Havana Syndrome is a brilliant subject for a speculative podcast series, which is presumably why..."

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We Were Three

Society

We Were Three

Critic Review

"Rachel McKibbens’s harrowing story is detailed...McKibbens’s personal grief and anger is..."

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Memories from the Dancefloor

LGBTQ, Society, Personal Journals

Memories from the Dancefloor

Critic Review

"While the tone of the series is broadly celebratory, this is not a hagiographical history. The gay..."

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Deep Cover

History, True Crime

Deep Cover

Critic Review

"(Season: Never Seen Again) On its own, the story is an unusual tale of trickery, but this podcast..."

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Harley Quinn and the Joker: Sound Mind

Fiction, Drama

Harley Quinn and the Joker: Sound Mind

Critic Review

"...Sound Mind has no such problems: the writing is sharp, the sound design is well-crafted and..."

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NZ Wars: Stories of Wairau

History

NZ Wars: Stories of Wairau

Critic Review

"The detailed storytelling of the two-part series is undoubtedly one of its strengths, and both..."

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Leading

Politics

Leading

Critic Review

"The former health secretary Alan Milburn is a cheerful presence (although I’m not sure I can see..."

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Intra-Quest

Fiction, Sci-Fi

Intra-Quest

Critic Review

"...a quirky sci-fi drama set in a time so far away from our civilization it doesn't feel connected..."

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The News Agents

Daily News, News

The News Agents

User Review

"Terrible. Leftist, hummus munching, Guardian reading, out of touch nonsense. It seems the hosts new..."

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The Therapy Crouch

Relationships, Comedy

The Therapy Crouch

Critic Review

"This is a husband-and-wife podcast in the mould of Chris and Rosie Ramsey’s inexplicably successful..."

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I Am America

Storytelling, Society

I Am America

Critic Review

"...it’s Ellis-Ross’s weirdly profound intro and outro that’s most affecting..."

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The War on Drugs

Society

The War on Drugs

Critic Review

"Features a classic hosting construction that pairs an attorney, Greg Glod, with the comedian..."

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The Turning

Society

The Turning

Critic Review

"(Season: Room of Mirrors) While listening to The Turning: Room of Mirrors, a podcast about the..."

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Playing Anne Frank

History, Performing Arts

Playing Anne Frank

Critic Review

"Adam has a warm voice that’s perfect for storytelling, the series is perfectly paced and it’s a..."

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The Zoe Ball Podcast

Conversational

The Zoe Ball Podcast

Critic Review

"...a breakfast show that makes everything – even the news – seem frothy and fun. As ever, it’s all..."

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Hoaxed

Conspiracy, Technology, True Crime

Hoaxed

Critic Review

"...with darker subject matter. Though grim, it’s a must-listen for it’s high quality investigation..."

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Peter Ellis, the Creche Case & Me

True Crime, History

Peter Ellis, the Creche Case & Me

Critic Review

"Reid could have easily portrayed her own reporting of Ellis’ case as always being on the right side..."

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Undercurrents

Technology, Society

Undercurrents

Critic Review

"Interestingly, it’s not just authoritarian regimes that get featured in Undercurrents – several..."

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Full Disclosure with Karen O'Leary

Sexuality, Society, Comedy, LGBTQ

Full Disclosure with Karen O'Leary

Critic Review

"The episodes are pithy, punchy and packed full of hilarious and heartwarming anecdotes, but there..."

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The Director's Cut - A DGA Podcast

TV & Film (Movies)

The Director's Cut - A DGA Podcast

Critic Review

"A vital glimpse into what it takes to make a film, featuring some wonderful behind-the-scenes..."

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The Tom Grennan Phone In

Comedy, Interview

The Tom Grennan Phone In

Critic Review

"... a cheeky, banter-packed chat-fest. It’s full of goofy anecdotes, from disaster-packed..."

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It's Giving Fashion with Shea Coulee

Entertainment (Pop Culture), Fashion & Beauty

It's Giving Fashion with Shea Coulee

Critic Review

"Shea Couleé and Tiger Lily unleash a podcast that straddles silly, snarky and serious fashion..."

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How Did This Get Made?

Comedy, TV & Film (Movies)

How Did This Get Made?

Critic Review

"There are many podcasts dedicated to terrible movies, but this is surely the best...the trio..."

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Raised By Ricki with Ricki Lake and Kalen Allen

Society, Rewatch

Raised By Ricki with Ricki Lake and Kalen Allen

Critic Review

"...the unusually self-aware and occasionally profound recap podcast of her long-running talk show..."

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Bible Brothers

Spirituality, Religion

Bible Brothers

Critic Review

"It’s the first time the Bible has been this good for this long in centuries, canonically, and it’s..."

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The Rest Is History

History

The Rest Is History

User Review

"While I mostly enjoy these podcasts, the presenters too often fall into breathtakingly arrogant..."

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Invisible Hate with Saadia Khan and Asad Butt

True Crime, Society

Invisible Hate with Saadia Khan and Asad Butt

Critic Review

"Saadia and Asad are both seasoned reporters, and their personal experiences with racial..."

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Digital Folklore

Technology, Storytelling, Society, History

Digital Folklore

Critic Review

"This is non-fiction, but it’s all wrapped around great interviews/editing/production and a..."

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Unreformed: The Story of the Alabama Industrial School for Negro Children

History

Unreformed: The Story of the Alabama Industrial School for Negro Children

Critic Review

"And if we’ve learned anything from all the podcasts coming out about Canada’s residential school..."

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History Listen: Rock

Music, History

History Listen: Rock

Critic Review

"...found the first two episodes of this, on the roots of R&B and rockabilly, tricky to follow. I..."

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Modes of Thought in Anterran Literature

Fiction

Modes of Thought in Anterran Literature

Critic Review

"You are quickly swept up in the drama of this mysterious society that only this professor and a few..."

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The Art of Longevity

Music, History

The Art of Longevity

Critic Review

"The presenter Keith Jopling, a music industry executive who pretentiously bills himself “the song..."

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I'm Not A Monster

Storytelling

I'm Not A Monster

Critic Review

"(Series: Shamima Begum)...the series is promising – Baker keeps away from the sensationalist..."

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The New Gurus

Society

The New Gurus

Critic Review

"Lewis is never patronising or sneering, and perhaps this is why so few of her interview subjects..."

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Song Exploder

Music

Song Exploder

Critic Review

"...the nearly 250-episode archive is an absolute treasure trove of auditory delight. You don’t have..."

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Weird Studies

Philosophy, History

Weird Studies

Critic Review

"Weird Studies started in 2018, but it has the spirit of an older era. Listening to Ford and Martel..."

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RedHanded

True Crime

RedHanded

User Review

"I think the two hosts are well read on the cases they present, funny and genuine. The fascination..."

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Smoke Screen

True Crime

Smoke Screen

Critic Review

"(Season: Deadly Cure) Host Kristen V Brown tells the mind-boggling story of the dangerous cult that..."

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The Last of Us Podcast

TV & Film (Movies)

The Last of Us Podcast

Critic Review

"One of the things they were excited to do with this first episode is flesh out the story...But the..."

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Chameleon: Various Seasons

TV & Film (Movies), True Crime

Chameleon: Various Seasons

Critic Review

"(Season: Dr. Dante)...after listening to two episodes of this show, I am convinced is the most..."

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Operation: Tradebom

Society, True Crime

Operation: Tradebom

Critic Review

"Operation: Tradebom takes us back and slows everything down to a real ‘90s tempo so we can make..."

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How We Live Now with Katherine May

Self-improvement

How We Live Now with Katherine May

Critic Review

"Quiet, the pair discussing their pandemic experiences (Cain lost her father and brother to..."

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Partygate: The Inside Story

Politics, News

Partygate: The Inside Story

Critic Review

"Although there is nothing particularly new about the story itself, what brings freshness and..."

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Working It

Self-improvement, Business

Working It

Critic Review

"(Series: Four days' work for five days' pay) Berwick and Jacobs both have the right mixture of..."

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Small Victories

Comedy Fiction

Small Victories

Critic Review

"...first season goes by quicker than most shows with more episodes. The main way the episodes feel..."

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The goop Pursuit

Health & Wellness

The goop Pursuit

Critic Review

"Each episode is hosted by a different expert, and Paltrow is interviewed in the first, talking..."

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Where There's A Will, There's A Wake

Comedy, Interview

Where There's A Will, There's A Wake

Critic Review

"This delightful new black comedy series...The first episode with Dawn French is both utterly..."

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The Evaporated: Gone with the Gods

Society, True Crime

The Evaporated: Gone with the Gods

Critic Review

"It’s a comprehensive, whirlwind tour...At points, I felt the show could have done with a bit more..."

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Talking History with Patrick Geoghegan

History

Talking History with Patrick Geoghegan

Critic Review

"...this continues to be the best pure history programme on radio, in Ireland and maybe anywhere...."

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Lady Killers with Lucy Worsley

True Crime

Lady Killers with Lucy Worsley

User Review

"This is a series that is well worth listening too, for two reasons. Firstly, they do a good job at..."

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Birds Of Empire

Fantasy, Fiction

Birds Of Empire

User Review

"Birds of Empire is a technically impressive show that fails at its narrative. All of the characters..."

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Undetermined

True Crime

Undetermined

Critic Review

""Undetermined" is a throwback, true crime investigation. The panel enjoyed the mystery and the..."

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The Statue

Documentary

The Statue

Critic Review

"The podcast takes a loving and serious approach to the goofy monument to film’s most famous..."

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Lights Out (BBC)

Personal Journals, Documentary

Lights Out (BBC)

Critic Review

"Like a heartbeat, the stories aren’t loud. They wouldn’t necessarily grab headlines, but they’re..."

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Nobody Should Believe Me

Personal Journals, True Crime

Nobody Should Believe Me

Critic Review

"This podcast is both a personal cathartic journey for Andrea Dunlop and an extremely enlightening..."

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30 For 30

Sports

30 For 30

Critic Review

"(Season: Pink Card) There is tragedy in Pink Card’s tales of individuals standing up against their..."

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Apollyon

Fiction, Sci-Fi

Apollyon

Critic Review

"For a show about a virus, the tropes common in the sci-fi genre with that are noticeably absent in..."

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Stopping To Notice with Miranda Keeling

Society

Stopping To Notice with Miranda Keeling

Critic Review

"...this is a unique new series that pushes the boundaries of audio storytelling in a..."

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Book Chat

Books

Book Chat

Critic Review

"It’s a refreshingly slow antidote to the constant vortex of hot new releases that I’m sure even the..."

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There Are No Greater Heroes

History, Music

There Are No Greater Heroes

Critic Review

"The result is a short, slight, heartwarming three-parter, combining the ordinary and exceptional...."

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Sleep Sound with Sienna Miller

Sleep

Sleep Sound with Sienna Miller

Critic Review

"This calming series of sound effect-backed monologues is designed to do exactly that, as Miller..."

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Perfect 10 With Carol Vorderman

Health & Wellness

Perfect 10 With Carol Vorderman

Critic Review

"The hunt is on for 2023’s Wordle and this podcast from TV puzzle queen Vorderman fills a similar..."

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Died and Survived

Spirituality, Health & Wellness

Died and Survived

Critic Review

"In this highly personal series, she meets scientists and spiritual leaders to research the..."

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Making

Society

Making

Critic Review

"(Making Beyonce) Making … does a solid job of taking listeners up to her first solo banger, Crazy..."

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Please Tell Me A Story

Storytelling

Please Tell Me A Story

Critic Review

"Dentures, sauce and something gory with a Tory: Omid Djalili’s story may or may not include any of..."

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The Memory Palace

History

The Memory Palace

Critic Review

"The Memory Palace celebrates the people and places that sit at the heart of historical events. Host..."

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The Crown: The Official Podcast

TV & Film (Movies)

The Crown: The Official Podcast

Critic Review

"Official podcasts can be a teensy bit dull, but what you lose in spicy takes and off-brand..."

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Revolutions

History

Revolutions

Critic Review

"Mike Duncan delivers these complicated historical episodes with all the enthusiasm of your neighbor..."

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Frozen Head

True Crime

Frozen Head

Critic Review

"Much like Morbid, Frozen Head knows how to tell a story and delights in the gorier aspects of its..."

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Rachel Maddow Presents: Ultra

History, Politics

Rachel Maddow Presents: Ultra

Critic Review

"I was late to listen to Rachel Maddow’s Ultra—I don’t think the name or cover art accurately..."

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Scamfluencers

True Crime

Scamfluencers

User Review

"This podcast finds and reports on interesting scammers. Even the ones you think you know, they..."

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Shared Baggage

Comedy, Relationships

Shared Baggage

Critic Review

"They have plenty of raucous fun and, thankfully, things steer clear of life-wrecking romance tips..."

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Brexit and Beyond

News, Politics

Brexit and Beyond

Critic Review

"...one organisation cut through as a trusted, calm source of fair-minded explanation of what was..."

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Hard Sell with Darren Harriott and Josh Jones

Comedy

Hard Sell with Darren Harriott and Josh Jones

Critic Review

"They while away quite a bit of time just chatting about the items with their owners, but when they..."

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The Art of Letting Go Podcast

Self-improvement

The Art of Letting Go Podcast

User Review

"(Season: The Real Artist's Way) I loved this episode because it really showed an honest look on..."

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Quiet Part Loud

Fiction, Horror

Quiet Part Loud

Critic Review

"The middle episodes have their standout horrific and gory moments, but nothing that makes it the..."

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Borderline Salty

Food

Borderline Salty

User Review

"I was very excited to subscribe and listen to your podcast. I love to cook, bake and need all the..."

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The Lady Vanishes

True Crime

The Lady Vanishes

Critic Review

"With over 12 million downloads, the investigation has been playing out in real time since, and the..."

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The Town with Matthew Belloni

TV & Film (Movies)

The Town with Matthew Belloni

Critic Review

"...has rapidly become a watercooler of choice for the streaming wars in a year when the streaming..."

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If Books Could Kill

Books, Society

If Books Could Kill

Critic Review

"With a gleeful fondness for pseudoscience, their wryly hilarious take-downs include Malcolm..."

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The Prince

News, History

The Prince

Critic Review

"The Economist’s masterly eight-part biography of Xi Jinping...also functions as a cultural and..."

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Rumble Strip

Society, Storytelling, Personal Journals

Rumble Strip

Critic Review

"...revealing, through an almost miraculous level of attention, what life anywhere is all about...."

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Into It: A Vulture Podcast with Sam Sanders

Entertainment (Pop Culture), News

Into It: A Vulture Podcast with Sam Sanders

Critic Review

"He’s relatable, thoughtful, funny and has great guests. I especially love the end segment called..."

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Will Be Wild

Society, News

Will Be Wild

Critic Review

"They also delve into the Domestic Terrorism angle, talking to those who’ve been sounding the alarm..."

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America’s Girls

NFL, Sports, Society

America’s Girls

Critic Review

"Sarah Hepola presents a revealing audio documentary explaining the squad’s origins..."

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Sympathy Pains

Society, True Crime

Sympathy Pains

Critic Review

"It’s a bonkers situation that makes you wonder what drives someone to manipulate others this way...."

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Sweet Bobby

Society, Documentary

Sweet Bobby

Critic Review

"The reveal is absolutely unexpected and wild. Most importantly, Sweet Bobby looks into why there..."

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Bonaparte

True Crime

Bonaparte

Critic Review

"Interesting angles are uncovered, but even after all these years, people still don’t want to talk...."

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Case 63

Fiction

Case 63

Critic Review

"(Updated) Twists and time travel, romance and reality shifts mean Case 63 enthrals from beginning..."

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Teamistry

Business, Society, History

Teamistry

Critic Review

"(Season: Making an Impossible Airplane) Tavakoli-Far, who is known for her curiously compelling..."

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Spaceships

Fiction, Sci-Fi, Comedy Fiction

Spaceships

Critic Review

"Spaceships features lush soundscapes, snappy writing, and a cast of voice actors who are extremely..."

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