The future of radio is in question. In this episode, Mike talks about the new podcasts app for iPhone users and ask the question “is traditional radio dead”? Find out why changes in traditional radio mean great opportunities for niche audio content creators.


Good Music Podcasts – Mike’s Pick

  • Tiësto’s Club Life Podcast
  • A State of Trance Official Podcast by Armin Van Buuren

Good Internet Business and Marketing Podcasts

  • Internet Business Mastery with Sterling and Jay
  • Internet Marketing from Site Visibility

Podcasting Tips

It’s now easier than ever to share podcasts with friends. Use the share icon in the podcasts app to socially share podcasts you enjoy. You can share this podcast on FacebookTwitter or LinkedIn now.

Like listening to lots of speech podcasts? Use the x2 button (or tortoise and hare switch in the new app) to get more audio content in less time. Don’t speed up music podcasts though!

Traditional Radio Choice is on the Decline

Global Radio buys GMG Radio in the UK another step towards creating a small selection of national radio brands.

The Future of Radio? Podcast Listenership is on the Rise

Infographic – listeners to podcasts have increased exponentially over the last years with a jump of 30% in the last year alone according to research from Edison and Arbitron in The Infinite Dial 2012 report. Great news for podcasters. This is the future of radio.

Percentage that have listened to a podcast 2006-2012

Percentage that have listened to a podcast 2006-2012

Get licensed music and jingles for your podcasts. Music Radio Creative productions are fully licensed and require no further royalty payments after purchase.

Will the new podcast app help podcasters? What do you think? Do you have your own podcast or are you about to start one? Share your thoughts in the comments.