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Your go-to place to get a quick sample of some of our favorite national and local podcasts.

Your go-to place to get a quick sample of some of our favorite national and local podcasts.


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Your go-to place to get a quick sample of some of our favorite national and local podcasts.




Start Hear: Tomorrow's Heart, Happily Divorced and Gretel and Hansel

This week on Start Hear : Roderick on the Line : Merlin Mann’s frank & candid weekly phone call with John Roderick of The Long Winters. Where Should We Begin : Step into couples therapist Esther Perel's office and listen as real couples anonymously bare the raw, intimate details of their story. Terrorcast : Terrorcast is your source for movie reviews and pop culture news!


Start Hear: Humans of New York, Loaded Questions And The Dad Bod

This week on Start Hear : Magic Lessons : Bestselling author Elizabeth Gilbert helps aspiring artists overcome their fears and create more joyfully. Start Here : A straightforward look at the day's top news in 20 minutes. The Way I See It : Fatherhood from a colorful perspective.


Start Hear: An Interlude of Clarity, Making the Grade and Cookies and California

This week on Start Hear : Modern Love : Stories of love, loss and redemption. The Happiness Lab : You might think you know what it takes to lead a happier life... You're dead wrong. Data Privacy Detective : Data privacy is the footprint of our existence. Those who wish to live anonymous lives must take extraordinary measures to succeed.


Start Hear: Supernovas, Good Ole Days And Starting A Nail Shop

This week on Start Hear : Hardcore History : Dan Carlin takes his unorthodox way of thinking and applies it to the past. Trilloquy : Hosts Garrett McQueen and Scott Blankenship bring you true and real stories from the fringes of classical music every week. I Just Wanna... People come together and talk about their dreams and how they're taking steps to achieve them.


Start Hear: Field of Necromancy, Siri Imani and The Greatest Baseball Team Ever

This week on Start Hear : Wonderful! Griffin and Rachel McElroy discuss Very Good Things, and the Things that Make Them Good. Special Teams : Take a look at legendary teams, and relive the victories, losses and controversies that have marked their place in history. Hero Radio : Stories Beyond the Music: Musicians are interviewed by students at Melodic Connections, a music therapy studio for individuals with developmental disabilities, to make connections based on their shared love of music.


Start Hear: The Mayor of Dayton, Post Mortem And Rhythyms, Names, And Nonsense

This week on Start Hear : StartUp : A series about what it's really like to start a business. Blood Ties : Our family members are not always who we think. The Music Box : Taking classical music out of the box and giving you the inspiration and tools to compose your stories into music.


Start Hear: Dredging It Up Again, A Visit With Dr. Brain and Warrior Origins

This week on Start Hear : Beautiful Stories From Anonymous People : 1 phone call. 1 hour. No names. No holds barred. Ologies : Humorist and science correspondent Alie Ward asks smart people stupid questions and the answers might change your life. Warrior in Progress : Honest and vulnerable discussions about how to make lasting mindset shifts so you can commit to yourself and transform your life.


Start Hear: Internal Family Systems, In Bed With The Office And Meeting Dani McClain

This week on Start Hear : Getting Curious : A weekly exploration of all the things Jonathan Van Ness is curious about. In Bed with Nick and Megan : Megan Mullally and Nick Offerman take listeners directly into their bed... because that's where every episode is recorded. Inside the Writer's Head : The Library Foundation of Cincinnati and Hamilton County's latest Writer-In-Residence chats about writing, reading, creativity, and more with special guests.


Start Hear: Crazy Diamonds, Born In The USMCA and The Ghost Wolves

This week on Start Hear : Soul Music : A series about pieces of music with a powerful emotional impact. What A Day : Cutting through all the chaos and crimes to help you understand what matters and how you can fix it - all in just fifteen minutes. Lounge Acts : Intimate in-studio performances and interviews from outstanding musical artists.


Start Hear: Holiday Edition

This week on Start Hear : Advent Calendar House : A podcast salute to all holiday specials, but mostly the Christmas ones. Happy Hallmark Holidays : Discussions on ALL the Hallmark Christmas Movies! It's a Podcast, Charlie Brown : Of all the podcasts in world, it's the Charlie Browniest.


Start Hear: Loserthink, All The Missing and Surrendering to the Magic

This week on Start Hear : Geek's Guide to the Galaxy : Author David Barr Kirtley discusses geek culture with guests rom all over the nerdosphere. Detective Trapp : Anaheim homicide detective Julissa Trapp is not like other cops. She Made It : Elle Zimmerman and Clara Malson eavesdrop on conversations with brave women who have stepped into their creative life purpose.


Start Hear: Snowflakes, Rogues and School Levies

This week on Start Hear : Dear Hank and John : Hank and John Green answer questions, give questionable advice, and talk about Mars and AFC Wimbledon. Cautionary Tales : Tim Harford brings you stories of awful human error, tragic catastrophes, daring heists and hilarious fiascos. S(o)up's On : Loveland City School District discussions on everything from school levies to more exciting and fun things.


Start Hear: Moisturizing, Half-Hour Laundromats and Laser-Propulsion

This week on Start Hear : Go Fact Yourself : This game show features comedians, actors and musicians answering arcane questions on topics they claim to be experts in. Have You Seen This Man? Join the real-time nationwide manhunt for escaped Ohio death row inmate Lester Eubanks. Wesearch : Em Meurer talks to researchers to find out what gets them excited about learning and make understanding research fun!


Start Hear: Minimum Viable Movie, Chamoy And A Talk With Paul Daugherty

This week on Start Hear : Scriptnotes : Each week, screenwriters John August and Craig Mazin discuss screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Richard's Famous Food Podcast : A mix of journalism, absurdity & sonic delight brought to you by James Beard Award-nominated food writer, filmmaker, and audio impresario Richard Parks III. That's So Cincinnati : This podcast is about you: The Cincinnatian.


Start Hear: "50% Different, Tether Cincinnati and The Early Life of Ronald Reagan

This week on Start Hear : The Dollop : Comedians Dave Anthony and Gareth Reynolds picks a subject from history and examine it. Sick : An investigative podcast about what goes wrong in the places meant to keep us healthy. Creators in Cincy : Featuring content creators and production extraordinaires from the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky area.


Start Hear: Oneida, A Free Man and Halloween Crimes

This week on Start Hear : Nice Try! Avery Trufelman explores stories of people who tried to design a better world - and what happens when those designs don't go according to plan. The Mysterious Mr. Epstein : This is the story of how a wealthy financier was apparently able to elude justice for financial and sexual crimes from his first days as a young man on Wall Street, until the very end. Nature vs. Narcissism : Heather and her guests discuss true crimes and the narcissists who commit them.


Start Hear: The Trouble With Time, The Kraken And A Haunting in Newport

This week on Start Hear : Welcome to Night Vale : Community updates from Night Vale: local weather, news, announcements from the Sheriff's Secret Police, dark hooded figures, and cultural events. Mythical Monsters : Mythical Monsters tells the stories of these beasts and asks what they represent to mankind. Paranormal Porkopolis : A podcast about the Queen City of Cincinnati and the ghosts who haunt her.


Start Hear: What We Know, Booze Cruise and Something Like An Astronoma

This week on Start Hear : Limetown : This six-part podcast asks the question, "What happened to the people of Limetown?" Office Ladies : The Office co-stars and best friends, Jenna Fischer and Angela Kinsey, are doing the ultimate The Office re-watch podcast for you. Looking Up : Hosted by Cincinnati Observatory's Dean Regas and Anna Hehman, Looking Up brings you the latest astronomical discoveries in a fun, quick-paced conversation.


Start Hear: Stories Of Care, Restoration And Recovery

This week on Start Hear : An Arm and a Leg : A podcast about the cost of healthcare. Portraits : Art, biography, history and identity collide in this podcast from the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery. Tragedy to Triumph : Amazing stories from people in Recovery hosted by Aaron Laine.


Start Hear: A Leap Of Faith, Substance Abuse Prevention And The Worst Video Game Ever

This week on Start Hear : Sidedoor : More than 154 million treasures fill the Smithsonian's vaults, but where public view ends, Sidedoor begins. Breaking Beliefs : Explore the internal beliefs that drive your habits that prevent you from what you want most in your life. Move Norwood Forward : Norwood, Ohio is a city full of passionate citizens. Every Monday, join local resident Jon Moore as he interviews the people who are moving Norwood forward.