Distraction Pieces is a weekly interview podcast hosted by spoken word artist Scroobius Pip.
Episode 3: Podcast Pioneers
Miranda's guest this week is Ben Hammersley, a tech journalist and the Innovator-in-Residence for Goldsmiths University.Featured podcasts this week:
Welcome to Night Vale is a twice-monthly podcast in the style of community radio, set in the mysterious town of Night Vale. This week, Miranda interviews the podcast's creators Joseph Fink and Jeffrey Cranor.
Love + Radio features in-depth, otherworldly-produced interviews with an eclectic range of subjects, from the seedy to the sublime. This week we talk to the programme's director Nick van der Kolk, and there are reflections on a specific episode of Love + Radio called 'The Living Room'.
MyAfrica interviews leading Africans, including politicians, artists, musicians and business leaders.
Dan Carlin's Hardcore History features long-form analysis and exploration of historical events.
Wendy Zukerman's Science VS is the science show that pits facts against fads. Series 2 will be produced by Gimlet Media.
In the fictional podcast series Limetown, American Public Radio host Lia Haddock investigates the infamous disappearance of a doomed research facility.
'Made in Sweden' is the true story of how three brothers grew up to become some of Sweden's most wanted criminals, as told by the fourth brother Stefan Thunberg and crime journalist Anders Roslund.
Miranda also talks to Adam Buxton this episode. Adam recently started the Adam Buxton Podcast, and this week’s episode featured extracts from the episode with Louis Theroux.
The Comedian's Comedian is a podcast about the intricacies of comedy. Stuart Goldsmith interviews different comedians about writing, making and performing comedy. We've included extracts from the episode with Tim Key.
In The Worst Idea Of All Time, comedians Guy Montgomery and Tim Batt watch the same film every week for a year. The first season was about Grown Ups 2 - with the second season featuring Sex and The City 2.