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Fresh, new, provocative programs from the digital realm. Radio One's Podcast Playlist kicks it off on terrestrial with a sampling of some of the most intriguing of what the internet has to offer.

Fresh, new, provocative programs from the digital realm. Radio One's Podcast Playlist kicks it off on terrestrial with a sampling of some of the most intriguing of what the internet has to offer.
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Toronto, ON

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CBC

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Fresh, new, provocative programs from the digital realm. Radio One's Podcast Playlist kicks it off on terrestrial with a sampling of some of the most intriguing of what the internet has to offer.

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English


Episodes

Podcasts about identity: How who we are shapes our world

9/20/2018
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We've got a story of self-discovery that begins with a blonde wig, a pastor who created her own city of refuge and a journalist who helped revolutionise the newsroom. Featuring: It's Not a Race, Politically Re-active, The Mortified Podcast, Bitchface, Remade in America with Bassem Youssef, RUDE podcasts, The Stoop.

Duration:00:53:40

Podcasts about Marijuana

9/14/2018
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Part two of our two part series about recreational substances. Weed is going to be legal in Canada very soon. So, let's take a closer look at the controversial plant with fascinating stories from Stoner, Endless Thread and Unladylike. Planet Money: The Indicator, Stoner, Unladylike, Stance, Sickboy, 2 Dope Queens, Endless Thread.

Duration:00:52:54

Drinking Stories: Podcasts about alcohol

9/6/2018
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Part one of our two part series on recreational substances. This week: moonshine, booze, sauce, hooch...whatever you like to call it, we're talking about alcohol. We've got a flight of podcasts about everything from why the news media constantly reports on the supposed benefits...or dangers of red wine -- to the story of a hatchet wielding Temperance crusader, who smashed bottles across the nation. Feautring: The Sporkful, On the Media, The Racist Sandwich, On Being, Criminal and Mic Drop.

Duration:00:46:00

New & Notable: September Edition

8/30/2018
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We've got a sneak peek from The Heart creator Kaitlin Prest's new podcast. Plus, never before heard audio from Uncover: Escaping NXIVM. It's a 7-part investigative series about the alleged cult NXIVM. Plus, Nick Quah stops by to talk about exciting fall releases. We're also sharing Endless Thread's new season (along with a conversation with Ben Brock Johnson and Amory Sivertson). Plus, Nicole Byer asks Why Won't You Date Me?

Duration:00:53:35

Late Great Summer Listens

8/23/2018
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Summer may be winding down (sigh). But, cheer up! There has been a tidal wave of compelling podcast releases this summer, and we've put together 6 of the very best. Featuring: Crazy/Genius, Switched on Pop, How to Be a Girl, Realness, The Big Story, Cooking by Ear.

Duration:00:52:49

Listeners' Top Podcasts

8/3/2018
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This episode was curated by you. We asked you to tell us about your favourite podcasts, and we've put your suggestions together in this episode. Featuring ESPN 30 for 30, Ear Hustle, Taggart And Torrens Podcast, The Guilty Feminist, Crazy; In Bed, and Ologies. Follow our Facebook page, CBC Podcast Playlist, to make your suggestions. If we play your recommendation on the air, we'll send you swag!

Duration:00:54:41

The Greatest Hits of the Podcast World

7/26/2018
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This week: Nothin' But the Hits. From Reply All: A cryptic three-word tweet from an NBA player is the capstone to a story that began in 1983. But what does it mean? From Code Switch: comedians Aparna Nancherla and Maz Jobrani discuss having "difficult" to pronounce names. From Nancy: Everybody loves a hero. But villains can be much more interesting. Find out why Roy Cohn's life was so deeply ironic. From Kind World: Years after a car accident partially paralysed her, Lauren Watson saw an...

Duration:00:54:29

Podcast Extra: Nick Quah Shares the Best Podcasts of 2018 (So far)

7/19/2018
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Nick Quah is the creator of Hot Pod Media and covers podcasting for Vulture and New York Magazine's entertainment vertical. He stopped by Podcast Playlist in the spring to share a few of his picks for the best podcasts of 2018 (so far). Including Wooden Overcoats, Caliphate and I Only Listen to the Mountain Goats.

Duration:00:04:38

New and Noteworthy: Summer Edition

6/28/2018
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This week we're sharing the best new releases, so you can add some unfamiliar stuff to your rotation. We've got the latest the latest podcasts from CBC, Slate, Panoply and The Washington Post. Featuring: Decoder Ring, Revisionist History, Love and Radio, Edge of Fame, Mic Drop, Lend Me Your Ears.

Duration:00:54:17

Lost in Translation

6/21/2018
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Learn how language can sometimes be frustrating, awkward and downright confusing. The Anthropocene Reviewed, Hidden Brain, The Allusionist, Kanata Pod, The Longest Shortest Time. Plus, an interview with Radio Atlas creator Eleanor McDowall.

Duration:00:54:03

The Stories of Summer

6/14/2018
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Summer is finally, FINALLY upon us. So, we're sharing stories that celebrate this magical time of year. Baseball games, swimming pools and yes, neon green 80s wine coolers. These things all come to mind when you think of summertime. Here are those stories and more. Featuring: KCRW's Lost Notes, NPR's Planet Money, From PRX and Radiotopia The Moth, Gimlet's Every Little Thing and CBC's Mic Drop.

Duration:00:54:07

Podcasts from Outer Space

6/7/2018
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Join a year-long mars simulation or try your hand in making astronaut food. These podcasts are all about outer space. Featuring: The Habitat, Houston We Have a Podcast, StarTalk Radio, The Kitchen Sisters Present, Double Blind, Mission to Zyxx, The Naked Scientists.

Duration:00:54:15

The Sound of History

5/25/2018
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Hear untold stories from history's most interesting characters. Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls, We Came to Win, The Nod, The Feast and Dressed.

Duration:00:43:57

Addictive New and Noteworthy Podcasts

5/17/2018
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Brand new podcasts to keep your rotation fresh. Featuring: Sandra, Caliphate, Making Obama, Other People's Problems, Ox Tales, Ladies, We Need to Talk, Nobody Cares (Except for Me).

Duration:00:53:15

Celebrating the Royal Wedding with Podcasts About Unions

5/10/2018
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In the spirit of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's upcoming wedding, we present a whole episode of stories about coming together -- in love, in friendship, and at the dinner table. Featuring: Modern Love, Personal Best, The Sporkful, With Friends Like These, Dear Prudence, When Meghan Met Harry.

Duration:00:53:22

So long, farewell: Podcasts about saying goodbye

5/3/2018
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Would you jump out of a plane to overcome grief? Could you give up the need to breathe? Hear stories of unforgettable goodbyes. Change Agent, Invisibilia, Love Me, The Beginning of the End, The Tell Show, Beautiful Stories From Anonymous People.

Duration:00:54:28

New Spring Podcasts Worth Following

4/26/2018
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This year's batch of spring releases will have you informed, inspired and possibly in love.Featuring: Today, Explained, CBC's Alone, Safe Space, Slow Burn, Caught, and By the Book.

Duration:00:54:11

Origin Stories: Podcasts about how it all began

4/20/2018
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Ever wonder how we got here? Digging into history, these podcasts uncover the past to understand the present. Featuring: Closer Than They Appear, On Drugs, Launch, Imaginary Worlds, How I Built This with Guy Raz, The Moth.

Duration:00:54:22

From gifts to hidden secrets: Podcasts about boxes and packages

4/12/2018
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Whether it's used to hold a gift, perform a magic trick or even escape slavery, some of the most interesting stories revolve around a simple box. The Memory Palace, Modern Love, Gravy, Sidedoor, Illusionoid, 99% Invisible.

Duration:00:54:33

Podcasts that bridge the gap between generations

4/5/2018
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Is it all about the new-fangled versus the old-timey? Hear stories that will help us understand one another. Featuring: The Sporkful, The Secret Life of Canada, Ted Radio Hour, Reasonably Sound, Nancy, Second Wave, The Hilarious World of Depression.

Duration:00:53:50