Manchester United surprisingly slipped up at Palace, Liverpool’s loss versus Chelsea was surprising in that it wasn’t, and Manchester City is a finely-tuned machine. Robbie Earle and Robbie Mustoe are here to break down the midweek Premier League matches. [ VIDEO: Premier League highlights ] The gents discuss: Liverpool losing their 5th straight home match, this time at the hands of Thomas Tuchel’s Chelsea (00:44) Manchester City looking unbeatable against Wolves (23:45) Manchester United dropping points in their draw with Crystal Palace (29:00) Leicester’s injuries taking their toll in the Foxes’ draw at Burnley (39:00) Tottenham getting a 1-0 win at Fulham, with Dele and Bale back in the starting XI (43:00). To listen to more lively conversations and passionate debate from Robbie Earle and Robbie Mustoe, subscribe to The 2 Robbies Podcast on NBC via Apple Podcasts or anywhere you listen to podcasts for automatic downloads. And you can follow them on … [Read more...] about 2 Robbies podcast: Chelsea wins at Anfield, Man City keeps dominating
Source: Christine Romero-Chan / iMore If recent events have taught us anything, it's that many more people need to listen to the personal accounts and experiences of minorities and challenge their assertations and thoughts about race, racism, and racial issues. Action needs to be taken by everyone to ensure that racial inequality finally becomes a thing of the past — and believe it or not, listening to podcasts is a great way to challenge yourself on your opinions on race and listen to the voices of those who are marginalized. There are a ton of great podcasts that dive into race, racism, and racial issues across all aspects of society. Pop culture, politics, criminal justice, marketing, and anything else you can imagine are problematic in various areas when it comes to racial equality, and we all need to take time to break it down and understand the issues. Here are some podcasts you can listen to about race, racism, and racial issues to gain a better understanding of the … [Read more...] about Listen to these seven podcasts that deal with race and racism
EXCLUSIVE : Naomi Scott ( Aladdin ), Olivia Cooke ( Ready Player One ), and Bel Powley ( T he Diary Of A Teenage Girl ) are starring in and executive-producing dark-comedy thriller podcast series Soft Voice . The story follows a young woman (Scott) with a voice in her head that tells her what to do, leading to her extraordinary success. One day, the voice disappears — and a new one takes over. Heralding from LA-based audio studio QCode , the 10-episode series is created by James Bloor. The drama will launch from March 17 on most major pod platforms. Also exec-producing are Jordan Spence, Brian Kavanaugh-Jones, Fred Berger, Rob Herting, and David Henning. Scott and Jordan Spence are producing the project under their New Name banner. QCode was recently nominated for nine Ambie Awards including Podcast of the Year for drama Dirty Diana with Demi Moore. The company is also starting to turn a number of its audio series into TV and films. Olivia Cooke … [Read more...] about Naomi Scott, Olivia Cooke & Bel Powley Lead ‘Soft Voice’ Podcast From QCode
Apple is making it easier for parents to find podcasts to listen to with their kids. The company is teaming up with nonprofit Common Sense Media, which specializes in age-based content reviews, to curate various collections that’ll appear in the Apple Podcasts app in the US and online . The initial four themes focus on narrative storytelling, shows that kids themselves recommend, mysteries and dramas, and Common Sense’s “all-time” picks. Programming comes from Tinkercast, American Public Media, WNYC Studios, Rebel Girls, and Nickelodeon, among others, and Common Sense will provide age group recommendations. The collections will be updated monthly with new themes being tied to “important historical and cultural moments,” like Women’s History Month. You’ll see these show suggestions starting today in Apple Podcasts’ main homepage carousel, and then they’ll be available through the Browse tab indefinitely. Podcasts for children have become increasingly popular as the hype around … [Read more...] about Apple and nonprofit Common Sense Media team up to provide kid podcast recs
The Current , a nonprofit online news site, exists thanks to a business model that is “like public radio,” editor Christiaan Mader said. Speaking with Jan Swift of the Discover Lafayette podcast, the editor of The Current, which launched in 2018, noted that people can subscribe by paying from $5 a month to $250 to support its mission of providing independent journalism to the Lafayette area. One of about 250 nonprofits publications in the country, The Current also draws upon corporate underwriting and grants as well as a bit of advertising dollars. You can listen to their conversation here . Mader discussed two of the biggest trends in the industry: the loss of revenue resulting in smaller staffs and fewer companies in the industry due to publications being consolidated. Most people, he noted, don’t realize how labor-intensive journalism is and how experience and institutional knowledge are critical factors in producing accurate reporting. Journalism, he noted, is … [Read more...] about The Current editor Christiaan Mader on Discover Lafayette podcast: Publication one of 250 nonprofits new organizations in U.S.