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Ridge Witherspoon Book Club (Podcast Roundup) with Google Assistant

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In today’s podcast news roundup, Reese’s Book Club has teamed up with Google’s voice assistant; Apple Podcast adds new content-discovery features; Submissions are open for the 2022 Ambis Award; And more.


Google Signed an agreement with Ridge Witherspoon And its media company, Hello sun, To offer a “hands-free, immersive reading experience” in English-speaking countries around the world on Google Nest smart speakers, smart displays and Google Assistant-enabled mobile devices. Users of Google Voice Assistant can listen to Witherspoon’s monthly book picks, take a quiz for personalized book recommendations, and get exclusive comments about each book pick from Ridge himself. To get started, users can simply say “Hey Google, read with Reese’s Book Club” on a support-enabled device.

Warner Bros. Unscripted Television, With Telepicture, Coming up with two popular podcasts Odyssey Podcast Network: “Talking It Out with Bachelor Nation” (September 23) and “Mother’s Podcast Band” (September 28). All new episodes will be available every week on the Odyssey Digital Platform and other major podcast platforms. In each episode of “Talking It Out with Bachelor Nation”, co-hosts Mike Johnson and Dr. Brian Abasolo join a special guest to take a deeper dive into the critical issues addressed in the “Bachelor” franchise. Organized by friends Shayna Farm and Tracy T, “Band of Mothers Podcast” is a weekly show-style podcast featuring real mom stories, games, original comedy, music and guest interviews.

Rolling stone (Which likes Diversity Partners with PMC) Westwood One A weekly podcast distributed on the TickTock Trends and Mumulus Podcast network for “Don’t Let This Flop”. The event is presented by Rolling Stone writers Brittany Spanos and EJ Dixon, who will join each episode as special guests to discuss the most popular posts of the week in the world of tickling. Listen to the trailer at this link.


Q code, In partnership Interscope record, Superhero announces October 10 premiere date for the original story “The Beautiful Lair”, produced and co-produced and starred by the singer Sam Nelson Harris (X Ambassador). Emily Hampshire (“Sheets Creek”) will be Coaster and will act as executive producer on the podcast. The show, co-produced by Minnie Shedin, will be partnered with X-Ambassadors’ third studio album, “The Beautiful Lair,” which will be released on September 2 via KidnaCorner / Interscope Records. Other cast members include Rory Ann Dall (“Doors”), John Bass (“Miracle Workers”), Alicia Rainer (“Orange is the New Black”), Karan Brar (“Bunked”) and Jennifer Laughleur (“Big Little”). False ”). The concept of “The Beautiful Liar” was first conceived by brothers and ex-ambassadors’ bandmates Sam and Casey Harris, who wanted to create an audio drama inspired by a superhero comic book about a blind character and his superpowers.

Spotify’s Gimlet This will be the premiere of the “544 Days” podcast in partnership A24 And The crooked media, 28 September. The show features interviews with Rezayan and his wife, Yegi Rezayan, who was incarcerated, as well as family members, colleagues and political figures Dennis McDonough (Obama’s Chief of Staff), John Kerry (former Secretary of State) and Lisa. Monaco (Homeland Security Adviser under Obama). The first three episodes will be available at launch, with new episodes to be published weekly for six weeks. Listen to the trailer at this link.

Story Media Podcast Network, A division of the United Station Media Network, will make its debut “Fight with Michelle McPhee” September 2, a true-crime podcast where investigative journalists examine the FBI’s role in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. In the series, McPhee interviews key players in the investigation, the victim, two Boston police commissioners, local law enforcement and federal officials who believe the bomber has more to say about his relationship with the CIA and FBI. “Mayhem with Michael McPhee” debuted during the U.S. Supreme Court’s inauguration to hear arguments over whether the death sentence of Boston Marathon bomber Jokhar Jarnaiv should be commuted by a federal jury. On the occasion of the 10th anniversary of Arguments / 11, the second bomber is at the center of the details of the triple murders committed by Tamarlan Zarnayev. Available in Apple Podcast, Spotify, Google Podcast, Stitcher, Amazon, Audible and YouTube in “Amid with Michael with Michael” audio and video formats.

Media personality DJ Academics On September 20, Spotify launched its new video podcast “Off the Record” exclusively available. “Off the Record” will air three video episodes each week, including two roundtable discussions and a culture of interviewing a notable artist or a celebrity. Ahead of the opening episode, Academics asked “Who tried to kill J-Z?” Leads a roundtable discussion in Various topics are deliberately discussed as guests: who is trying to kill KJZ and the riddle of who he was talking about in “Love All”; And Kanye’s “Danda” vs. Drake’s “Certified Lover Boy” and the legacy of both pppers wrappers. The “Off the Record” episodes will be accompanied by special live episodes in Spotify Greenroom. New shows can be found on Spotify at this link.

LiveXlive Podcast on “Metaphorically Speaking” was launched on September 21 by retired NBA champion and All-Star Metta World Peace. In the series, Meta World Peace interviews a variety of individuals from the worlds of sports, music, business, film and television to inspire and empower listeners to pursue their own aspirations and dreams. Guests confirmed include former Indiana pacer teammates Jermaine O’Neill and Stephen Jackson, former LA Lakers teammate Robert Harry, former NBA All-Star Baron Davis, podcast host Jordan Harbinger and Dr. Drew and “Entourage Hall”. Its host is Doug Elin. The podcast is available on all major podcast platforms.

Face me 1898 film Documentary filmmaker Tom Jennings has released the podcast series “Artifactual”, which recreates important moments in history based on archival elements. The opening episode, which premiered Sept. 15, examines President Lincoln’s assassination in the 1st century American stage and film actor Joseph Hazelton, who witnessed the assassination at the Ford Theater. The next episode will cover the Pearl Harbor bombing. Artifactual will publish a new episode once every two weeks with a varied list of topics. The show is available on Apple Podcast, Spotify, Google Podcast, Stitcher, iHeartRadio and other platforms.


Apple Podcast, With the release of iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 this week, two new features have been added: “Sharing with you”, which automatically sends Apple podcast episodes, shows and channels via message to the new Shared With You section; And the new personalized recommendations in the listening boat are based on suggestions other than what users hear and what they consider. The recommendations are based on more than 100 categories and subcategories, which developers can modify via Apple Podcast Connect or through a third-party hosting provider.


Ambis, Podcast Award given by Podcast Academy, Accepting nominations for the 2022 award by December 2022. Admission is $ 100 for Podcast Academy members and $ 175 for non-members. Seven nominees will be selected for each category from all submissions and will be announced in early 2022. More information can be found at this link.

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