Could You Be in a Cult?

You’ve probably at some point heard a variation of the phrase “drunk the Kool-Aid”, and understood it to mean that someone has fallen for a scam, conspiracy theory, or the teachings of a fringe religion-styled group. The reference (though incorrect - it was actually Flavor-Aid) comes from the infamous 1978 Jonestown Massacre in which more […]

Australian True Crime: Live

Their podcast Australian True Crime has hit a whopping 1.4 million monthly listeners and this weekend hosts Meshel Laurie and Emily Webb present Australian True Crime: Live With Ron Iddles And Narelle Fraser. Produced by TEG Dainty, the virtual live event will feature Narelle interviewing Ron, both top Australian detectives who have become fan favourites […]

Sleeping With Audible

Nothing beats a good night’s sleep, but in these challenging times that can be difficult to achieve. To help us all unwind and relax before bed, Audible have launched a free series of audio experiences. They include bedtime stores, meditations and sound healings from celebrities such as Nick Jonas and Diddy, and others from renowned […]

Locked Together

Over the past month, during the UK’s COVID-19 lockdown, Audible invited some of their favourite comedians to connect with each other from their homes. There are eight episodes in this audiobook series, and the highlights are Dawn French with Jennifer Saunders and Simon Pegg with Nick Frost. From managing the cleaning sans cleaners (who would have […]

Birds Eye View

Birds Eye View is a podcast created by female prisoners in the Darwin Correctional Centre in the Northern Territory, and it’s a fascinating look into a life that most of us will never experience. Collectively hosted by 18 women, each episode centres on a core theme and uses interviews, poetry, satire and the prison soundscapes […]

Be Better Off Show

Inspirational and incredibly interesting, the Be Better Off Show is the perfect mix of business and lifestyle advice. Hosted by author, speaker and CEO of an ASX-listed chartered accountancy firm, Brett Kelly, this podcast is about helping people be better off in all aspects of their life. And frankly, that’s what we all need in […]

REVIEW: Blood Territory

Ever since Serial, the podcast world has been blitzed by one crime mystery series after another, each attempting to replicate a formula while also distinguishing itself from the others. It’s getting harder to do, and the bandwagon is creaking under the weight. It’s this sentiment of fatigue that may make crime and podcast fans hesitant […]