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When I first heard about it, I thought: do I have time to listen to a podcast?
I didn’t think I did, but I listened to the first chapter and was hooked. It’s unlike any story I’ve ever heard.
The podcast industry is showing no signs of slowing down, so let’s find out what all of the fuss is about.
Mark Kermode is the UK’s leading film critic. Kermode and Simon Mayo’s podcast is downloaded by 100,000 people per week.
Follow @KermodeMovie on Twitter.
Alec Baldwin hosts WNYC’s podcast, with new episodes every other Tuesday. He interviews artists, policy makers, and performers.
Brian Reed Thought “S-Town” Could Only Ever Be a Cult Show, Thom Yorke, and John Turturro’s Mind at Work are all great listens.
Follow @heresthething on Twitter.
3. Adam Buxton
Adam is a comedian, writer and actor. He and Joe Cornish hosted the Adam and Joe podcast on BBC Radio 6 Music, which ran from 2007 to 2012. Joe is a writer and director, and Adam now runs his own podcast.
Follow @AdamBuxton on Twitter.
This trivia and pub quiz podcast is brought to you by Karen, Colin, Dana, and Chris.
Follow @GoodJobBrain on Twitter.
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Stephanie Donovan is a Senior Customer Content Specialist at PR Newswire, is an avid runner, and likes discovering new ways to live green. In her free time, she likes discovering new music, keeping up to date on the best new TV shows, and traveling.