Podcasts Worth Listening To
Anyone who has an iPod Touch or iPhone should utilise the Podcast section. Thousands of channels are available for listening to, covering a broad range of subjects for plenty of interests. From comedy to sports, music to films and more, a Podcast is worth popping on whilst taking a walk, at the gym, around the house or whilst you’re working.
Take a look below to discover some of our top Podcast picks.
The Ricky Gervais Podcast
Although not updated as regularly nowadays, The Ricky Gervais Podcast is worth looking through. Currently, 24 episodes are available for downloading, featuring clips from Derek, Ricky Gervais’ talks with Karl Pilkington, skits as his The Office character David Brent, and funny musings as himself.
Welcome to Night Vale
If you are looking for something a little different and out there, then Welcome to Night Vale is for you. The podcast provides twice-monthly updates for the small fictional desert town of Night Vale. Comprising of local weather reports, news, announcements from the Sheriff’s Secret Police, mysterious lights from the night sky, powerful figures and events , escape from reality in these brief 25 minute episodes.
Super Best Friendcast!
If you are a lover of video games and pop culture, then the Super Best Friendcast is for you. Every week, the creators of popular YouTube channel ‘Two Best Friends Play’ discuss the best and worst of the video game industry, mixed with any other topics they are interested in. Clocking in at an average of 3 hours per episode, you will get plenty of listen out of these guys.
The Empire Podcast
One of the most popular movie magazines available, The Empire Podcast offers a mixture of film news, reviews and interviews. This is definitely a worthy listen for any hardcore film buff.
The Steve Austin Show
Professional Wrestler Steve Austin presents his very own popular show. Every week, Austin talks about absolutely everything, with a bit of wrestling talk
Dream Team FC with James Buckley
Every week, James Buckley - Jay from The Inbetweeners - gets together with a non-football following friends, along with former players and celebrity fans to discuss the ‘beautiful game’.
Screen Junkies Movie Fights
For the film fan, Screen Junkies Movie Fights provides a fast paced, fun and energetic weekly podcast. Their ‘Movie Fights’ formula pits people against one another as they make their argument for a particular film. The board of judges will then judge and score their arguments on the facts, passion and creativity. Let the games begin!
Desert Island Discs
A popular section of BBC Radio 4 since it was launched in 1942, Desert Island Discs invites a guest to the studio each time who chooses the eight records they would take with them on a desert island. A mixture of celebrities and authority figures, the music varies each episode. It is an excellent way to discover new music.
Stuff You Should Know
An all-rounder, Stuff You Should Know is currently in the Top Charts, and with good reason too. Covering a broad range of topics such as history, science, books, music, technology, food and more, each episode answers a different question. For example, ‘How Grimm’s Fairy Tales Work.’