But also favourites from me… 99 percent invisiblehttps://99percentinvisible.org/ 99% Invisible is about all the thought that goes into the things we don’t think about — the unnoticed architecture and design that shape our world.
We have ways of making you talkhttps://play.acast.com/s/wehaveways Comedian Al Murray and historian James Holland discuss all matters Second World War. A weekly show exploring the war in close up. James and Al have a stunning knowledge of their subject, but don’t expect a linear narrative. The boys love a tangent and a forgotten tale.
The Buglehttps://thebuglepodcast.com/ It’s the trans-global satiricast that leaves no hot potato unbuttered. Andy Zaltzman breaks down the news with comedians from across the world.
No such thing as a fishhttps://www.nosuchthingasafish.com/ A podcast from the QI offices in which the writers of the hit BBC show huddle around a microphone and discuss the best things they’ve found out this week.
Still Untitledhttps://www.tested.com/podcast/ From Adam Savage of Mythbusters, covers everything from hot-button issues within the maker community to experiences from Adam’s life to questions from the audience.
This is brilliant. I had a load of boring drawings to bash out in February so I turned off Twitter and email, turned on Dan Carlin, and ploughed through the work. I managed to listen to most of his catalogue over the month. Excellent stuff.
http://swindledpodcast.com/ - (from the website) is a podcast that utilizes narrative storytelling, archival audio, and immersive soundscapes to tell true stories of white-collar criminals, con artists, and corporate evil.
He’s got a weirdish voice but most of the stories are interesting.