Podcast Playlist from CBC Radio

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Podcast Playlist curates the best stories from the podcast world.

NOTE: This program is available to PRX affiliates. For more information please email memberships@prx.org.

Hosted by Leah-Simone Bowen, Podcast Playlist is the radio show that will help you find your new favourite podcast.

On Podcast Playlist we curate fresh, exciting and thoughtful stories to help you unearth new podcasts to add to your rotation. From true crime to comedy, from current affairs to audio fiction and everything in between. Each week we take you on a journey with lots of discoveries along the way.

As the first and longest running podcast curation show in the world we’ve worked with the biggest names in the podcast industry: Glynn Washington, Rainn Wilson, Anna Sale, Nate DiMeo, Nick Quah, Phoebe Judge, Roman Mars, Sean Rameswaram, Latif Nasser, Dan Savage, W. Kamau Bell, Lainey Lui...and many more. We air nationally across Canada and in the United States on PRX.

We also pride ourselves on searching far and wide for talented independent producers to shine a light on their work.
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Hosted by Leah-Simone Bowen, Podcast Playlist is the radio show that will help you find your new favourite podcast. On Podcast Playlist we curate fresh, exciting and thoughtful stories to help you unearth new podcasts to add to your rotation. From true crime to comedy, from current affairs to audio fiction and everything in between. Each week we take you on a journey with lots of discoveries along the way. As the first and longest running podcast curation show in the world we’ve worked with the biggest names in the podcast industry: Glynn Washington, Rainn Wilson, Anna Sale, Nate DiMeo, Nick Quah, Phoebe Judge, Roman Mars, Sean Rameswaram, Latif Nasser, Dan Savage, W. Kamau Bell, Lainey Lui...and many more. We air nationally across Canada and in the United States on PRX.We also pride... Show full description


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We've got some fresh, new podcasts to add to your rotation.

  • Added: Jan 11, 2022
  • Length: 59:00

  • Added: Jan 12, 2022
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This week we ask the question: Is the internet just...all bad? We'll share podcasts that make arguments for and against the value of the internet.

  • Added: Jan 17, 2022
  • Length: 59:00
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REPEAT: Our host Leah-Simone Bowen plays a selection of her personal favourite podcasts.

  • Added: Jan 27, 2022
  • Length: 59:00
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We serve up a fresh batch of new and notable podcasts for February, 2022.

  • Added: Feb 03, 2022
  • Length: 59:00
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Wendy Zukerman, host of the podcast Science Vs, joins us to talk about making a science show in a pandemic, and shares some of her favourite podca...

  • Added: Feb 10, 2022
  • Length: 59:00
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Sexologist Shan Boodram joins us to talk about her new podcast and share some of her favorite shows with us.

  • Added: Feb 18, 2022
  • Length: 59:00
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The Secret Life of Canada's Falen Johnson plays her favorite podcasts, from history to comedy.

  • Added: Feb 23, 2022
  • Length: 59:00

  • Added: Mar 08, 2022
  • Length: 59:00
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The true crime genre is such a staple of the podcasting world, it's one of the few themes that we come back to on a regular basis. But just becaus...

  • Added: Mar 15, 2022
  • Length: 59:00
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A selection of stories from some of our favourite podcasts, that will make you think twice about what you think you know.

  • Added: Mar 22, 2022
  • Length: 59:00

  • Added: Mar 29, 2022
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Eric Eddings and Brittany Luse, hosts of For Colored Nerds, join us to talk about the return of their show, leaving Spotify, and to share their fav...

  • Added: Apr 05, 2022
  • Length: 59:00
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New and notable podcasts for April, including an interview with Ryan Beil, co-host of Let's Make A Sci-Fi.

  • Added: Apr 13, 2022
  • Length: 59:00
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To celebrate 300 episodes of Podcast Playlist, we bring back all five former hosts of the show to find out what they've been listening to.

  • Added: Apr 20, 2022
  • Length: 59:00
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Guest curator Jayme Poisson, host of CBC's Front Burner, joins us to talk about making her show, and to share some of her favourite podcasts.

  • Added: Apr 28, 2022
  • Length: 59:00
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A new crop of podcasts to challenge conspiracies, unpack history and set the record straight

  • Added: May 03, 2022
  • Length: 59:00
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Podcasts from the intersection of true crime and sports. This episode was first broadcast in October, 2021.

  • Added: May 03, 2022
  • Length: 59:00