In at present’s podcast information roundup, My Paranormal Network is about to launch subsequent week with a slate of unique podcasts and extra for followers of the supernatural; Stephen King is getting his first podcast, primarily based on “Strawberry Spring”; NBA star Carmelo Anthony debuts podcast version of his wine-focused YouTube collection; IAB publicizes particulars for its fall podcast upfront; and extra.
My Paranormal Community, a brand new on-line fandom vacation spot, is scheduled to launch July 26 at myparanormal.net, anchored by 13 unique podcasts about spooky locations and scary instances hosted by in style personalities within the style. Along with podcasts, My Paranormal Community will host video content material and unique experiential fan occasions. The companions behind the community, which plans to generate income by way of subscriptions, promoting and branded merchandise, are: Michael Yudin, who based manufacturing firm MY Leisure (behind “Ghost Adventures” on Discovery Plus and Journey Channel); TV and podcast improvement executives Rob Cohen and Christine Roth of Co-Conspiracy Leisure; Michael Schmidt, former CCO of Purple Arrow Studios; and Neil Patel of Shipyard Leisure. My Paranormal Community’s podcast lineup will characteristic interview present “Should Love Horror” hosted by couple Josh Malerman (writer of “Chicken Field”) and artist-musician Allison Laakko; and “Hellacious Renovations,” about cursed haunted home renovations from Dean Haglund (“The X-Recordsdata”).
Voyage Media, which calls itself an incubator of unique movie and TV content material, on July 19 launched podcast manufacturing division with three new podcasts: scripted thrillers “Otzi the Iceman Should Die” starring Ethan Suplee (“Keep in mind The Titans”); “Let Me Inform You About My Homicide,” a scripted drama primarily based on the true story of a mom investigating her daughter’s dying by drug overdose; and “True Struggle Tales,” an anthology of historic true conflict tales instructed by veterans who lived them. The reveals are being made obtainable on voyagemedia.fm, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify and different platforms.
Stephen King set a deal for his first podcast in partnership with Jared Gutstadt’s Audio Up Media, iHeartMedia and producer Lee Metzger. The scripted present, “Strawberry Spring,” relies on King’s quick story of the identical identify that appeared in his 1978 assortment “Night time Shift.” Metzger will write and direct; the forged is about to incorporate Garrett Hedlund, Milo Ventimiglia, Herizen Guardiola, Sydney Sweeney, Ken Marino and Al Madrigal. The story revolves across the unsolved thriller of a serial killer known as Springheel Jack who reemerges eight years after his first killing spree at a New England faculty — and a journalist, a former scholar on the college, turns into obsessive about monitoring down the assassin.
TheSkimm on Wednesday (July 21) launched “9 to 5ish with theSkimm,” a weekly profession podcast for millennial ladies, hosted by firm co-founders and co-CEOs Carly Zakin and Danielle Weisberg. Every 30-minute episode options ladies leaders in dialog concerning the defining moments of their careers and the teachings they’ve picked up alongside the way in which. The premiere episode options Bumble CEO Whitney Wolfe Herd; future visitors are set to incorporate Paris Hilton, Gayle King, journalist Rashida Jones and Esther Perel.
“Name Her Daddy,” hosted by Alex Cooper, made its unique debut on Spotify on July 21 with particular visitor Chelsea Handler. Spotify final month inked an exclusive deal for “Call Her Daddy,” which sources mentioned was worth more than $60 million. The podcast beforehand was distributed by Barstool Sports activities. Take heed to the episode at this link.
Carmelo Anthony and his multiplatform content material firm, Inventive 7, teamed with Audacy’s Cadence13 to launch the podcast version of the NBA all-star’s wine-focused YouTube collection “What’s In Your Glass?” All-new episodes will debut July 22 on Apple Podcasts, Audacy, Spotify and different podcast platforms. On the present, Anthony invitations listeners to sit down in on chats with visitors from the worlds of sports activities, wine, enterprise, leisure, music, politics and extra over a glass (or two) of wine. Notable upcoming visitors embrace Dallas Mavericks proprietor Mark Cuban, singer Andra Day, Oscar-winning filmmaker Shaka King, rapper T-Ache, and NBA star JJ Redick. Along with the world of wine, Anthony will lead conversations about social justice and different well timed points. “What’s In Your Glass?” new episodes will likely be obtainable each Thursday throughout podcast platforms and on YouTube. Take heed to the trailer at this link.
Cavalry Audio, the podcast division of Cavalry Media, is releasing podcast collection “Endlessly Younger,” hosted by beauty surgeons, longtime colleagues and pals Dr. John Layke and Dr. Payman Danielpour, on July 21. Within the present, the 2 docs, founders of the Beverly Hills MD skincare line, delve into the world of beauty surgical procedure and skincare. New episodes will launch each Wednesday on iHeartRadio, Apple Podcasts and different podcast platforms.
Marc Smerling’s Fact Media, in partnership with Sony Music Leisure, on July 21 premiered the primary two episodes of podcast “Firebug,” analyzing the case of a serial arsonist in Southern California within the early ’90s. Hosted by Kary Antholis, Oscar-winning documentary filmmaker and founding father of Crime Story Media, “Firebug” explores the complicated story of how a manuscript for a novel that circulated all through Hollywood helped reveal the true origins behind the catastrophic L.A. fires.
Investigation Discovery’s “Affordable Doubt” stars Chris Anderson, a retired murder detective, and Fatima Silva, a prison protection legal professional, on July 20 launched Season 2 of “The Affordable Doubt Podcast” on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and different platforms. The aftershow companion podcast options Anderson and Silva elaborate on the investigations from the TV present, present updates on the place every case stands now, and focus on what didn’t make it into every episode. The podcast is hosted by Rob Rosen, collection creator and government producer, produced for Investigation Discovery by Painless Productions and RPR Media.
LiveXLive Media’s PodcastOne launched “Dishonest: When Love Lies” hosted by Jillian Hamilton. The podcast, which debuted July 20, is a “deep dive into the complicated feelings surrounding these secret unions.” Hamilton will narrate her quick fictional tales about dishonest primarily based on true-life occasions, adopted by a roundtable dialogue with on a regular basis individuals reacting to the story. The present is on the market on PodcastOne, Apple, Spotify, Fb, Amazon and different podcast platforms.
IAB, the digital promoting commerce group, is launching a four-day collection of occasions Sept. 9-15, led by the 2021 IAB Podcast Upfront Fall collection (Sept. 9-10), an invitation-only occasion for model entrepreneurs and media patrons. Present confirmed presenters embrace: Acast; Adonde Media; AdvertiseCast; The Atlantic; Audacy’s Cadence13, Pineapple Avenue Studios, and Podcorn; Chartable; Kerning Cultures; LAist Studios; NPR; Osiris Media; Podsights; Sony Music Leisure; TransUnion; WarnerMedia; and WBUR. The podcast upfront collection will likely be adopted by the first-ever IAB Fall Market for digital video and connected-TV patrons, and IAB’s Viewers Join: Balancing Privateness, Personalization, and Security occasion.