28 November 2023 Triton Digital and Commercial Radio and Audio (CRA) have launched Podcast Metrics Demos+ in Australia. Podcasts published in the Australian Podcast Ranker can now access audience profiles and demographic data each month, giving them insight into the number of listeners and downloads, age and gender, purchase history and intent, interests, and the media consumption behaviours… Read More
15 November 2023 It’s business as usual on this month’s Australian Podcast Ranker, the 50th released by Commercial Radio and Audio (CRA). LiSTNR’s Hamish and Andy was No 1 for a record 22nd time. Mamamia and Mia Freedman’s No Filter was the only new entry in the top 10, up four places to 9th. Hamish and Andy had nearly a million listeners and Casefile True Crime (2nd) had the most (2,377,637) downloads.
24 October 2023 Just prior to lockdowns Chloe Grayling and her husband bought a 140 year old cottage on the Fleurieu Peninsula in South Australia. Grayling had never picked up a paintbrush, and yet her experiences of turning the old house into a beautiful home so resonated on social media (@lovechloejane) that she has accumulated more than 100K followers on Instagram and nearing a million on TikTok.
23 October 2023 Primitive survival expert and United States Marine Corps Veteran Donny Dust hosts the new Sony Music Entertainment podcast Rescue exploring some of the most incredible rescue missions from all over the world. Many of the interviewees have never shared their stories before now.
18 October 2023 Monash University has published a two-part exploration of influencer culture, parasocial relationships and feminised labour called What Happens Next? Hosted by academic and commentator Dr Susan Carland, listeners explore the not-so-shallow world of influencers and learn to challenge gender biases both online and offline.
28 September 2023 SBS’s newest podcast Should You Really Eat That? explores the cultural, social and nutritional confusion over food staples with host Lee Tran Lam looking at why some food choices (like salt or olive oil in your coffee??) get a bad rap in Australia yet are enthusiastically consumed in other parts of the world.
27 September 2023 With Nine’s podcasting stable increasing to grow in listeners and products, two have won industry awards; Hannah’s Story the Kennedy Award for Outstanding Podcast of the Year and Anthony ‘Huddo’ Hudson’s Nothin’ Like the 90’s, Best Podcast at the Australian Football Media Awards.
24 September 2023 The 2023 NRL season might be done on the field for Canterbury Bulldogs and NSW Blues star, Josh Addo-Carr and former Panthers and Rabbitohs winger, Josh Mansour, but off the field the duo has launched a new show exploring sports, high-performance lifestyles, and the cultural facets that shape their attitudes and mindsets.
20 September 2023 Michael Parisi has worked in the Australian music industry for over three decades, discovering talent like Regurgitator, The Superjesus and The Whitlams. He was Head of A&R with Warner Music, MD of Mushroom Records and started his own labels SPUTNIK and Wunderkind.
19 September 2023 In 1971, before anything like the internet as we know it, a young man called Michael Hart produced the first e-book with the help of some extraordinary early tech friends. This became the first digital library, including books like the Bible and the works of Homer and Shakespeare, all of which he made available for anyone to download via his Project Gutenberg (PG).