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  • The Podcast Garage: A New Facility Converges Community, Audio and Storytelling

    Sonic Scoop: October 24, 2016

  • Podcast Pick of the Week: Listen to 'Criminal' for Halloween

    USA Today: October 22, 2016

  • 20 Great Podcasts Under 25 Minutes Long

    Vulture: October 20, 2016

  • How and Why Popular Podcasts Go on the Road

    Observer: October 19, 2016

  • A Minimalist Couple's Pared-Down Eagle Rock Pad

    Lonny: October 14, 2016

  • Criminal’s Phoebe Judge and Lauren Spohrer on Pot, Murder, and Podcasting

    A.V. Club: October 13, 2016

  • In The Dark + 10 Podcasts You Need To Listen To Right Now

    InStyle: October 6, 2016

  • Podcast review: Love + Radio, Millennial

    Financial Times: September 30, 2016

  • Studs Terkel's Interviews With 1970s Working People Resurface On NPR

    Fast Company: September 27, 2016

  • PRX to Help Five Stations Develop Podcasts

    Current: September 21, 2016

  • Radio’s Most Innovative: PRX’s Podcast Garage

    Jacobs Media: September 9, 2016

  • 29 Under-30 Powerhouses Poised To Change The World

    Refinery29: September 6, 2016

  • Some Not-So-Grand Old Flags

    CBS News: September 4, 2016

  • Casting a Wider Net

    Improper Bostonian: August 24, 2016

  • In Allston, a Glimpse of Podcast Nation

    Boston Globe: August 19, 2016

  • Five Things You Should Know about Kerri Hoffman

    Boston Globe: August 12, 2016

  • We Give You BostInno's 10 Coolest Companies Winners for 2016

    BostInno: August 12, 2016

  • Become the Next Ira Glass or Sarah Koenig with Allston's New Podcast Garage

    Metro Boston: August 11, 2016

  • Indie podcasters have a new home in Lower Allston

    Boston Globe: August 10, 2016

  • Pod People: CNET's Favorite Podcasts

    CNET: August 10, 2016

  • PRX's New 'Podcast Garage' Will Be a Boon for Boston's Podcasting Community

    BostInno: August 8, 2016

  • With ‘Podcast Garage,’ PRX Hopes to Free Podcasters from Working in Isolation

    Pointer: August 4, 2016

  • PRX Opens a 'Podcast Garage' in Allston

    Boston Business Journal: August 3, 2016

  • Podcast Garage, a New Community Center, Opens in Allston This Week

    Boston.com: August 3, 2016

  • The L.A. Home of Song Exploder’s Hrishikesh Hirway Is Barely Larger Than a Music Box

    Dwell: August 1, 2016

  • 5 Podcasts You Must Listen to This Summer

    LA Magazine: July 20, 2016

  • 8 Podcasts for Lonely Hearts

    Refinery29 UK: July 13, 2016

  • This week's best podcasts: Serial's impact, Vox Tablet ends, FOUND begins

    The Guardian: July 5, 2016

  • Podcast Picks: 7 Shows to Get You Through a 4th of July Road Trip

    USA Today: July 2, 2016

  • Serving Mission, Seeking Profits Through Public Benefit Corporations

    Current: June 16, 2016

  • Public Radio Exchange's New CEO Is Creating a Launch Pad for Podcast Entrepreneurs

    Fortune: June 2, 2016

  • After Listening To Teens For 20 Years, Radio Diaries Still Makes Them Sound Fascinating

    Fast Company: May 31, 2016

  • Hear the Intimate Audio Diary of a Young Saudi Woman

    Women in the World (New York Times): May 31, 2016

  • The 4 Podcasts That Show What Is Possible With The Format

    Forbes: May 27, 2016

  • The 50 Podcasts You Need to Hear

    The Guardian: May 14, 2016

  • 8 Podcasts That Will Help Distract You on a Long Run

    TIME: April 27, 2016

  • Sex and Love #LikeaGirl: Interview with the Women of The Heart Podcast

    Miss Millennia Magazine: April 27, 2016

  • Listen to this: Ta-Nehisi Coates talks Black Panther and Radio Diaries hits 20

    The Guardian: April 25, 2016

  • The Center for Investigative Reporting Bets it Can Change Audio Journalism—and Itself

    Columbia Journalism Review: April 25, 2016

  • These are the Best Podcasts You Should be Listening to Right Now

    Business Insider: April 23, 2016

  • 'Millennial' Is a Podcast That Spells Success for its Creator (and Testifies to New Media's Direction)

    WGBH: April 20, 2016

  • PRX Adds Podcasts on Finance, the Outdoors

    Current: April 15, 2016

  • 7 Podcasts to Make You Feel More Hopeful about Love

    Bustle: April 6, 2016

  • Radio Diaries’ Joe Richman and “The Last Man on the Mountain”

    Nieman: March 22, 2016

  • Radiotopia Opens Contest to Find its Next Podcast

    Current: March 21, 2016

  • An "American Idol" For Podcasters: Introducing Radiotopia's "Podquest" Competition

    Fast Company: March 17, 2016

  • 20 Podcasts That Will Make You Smarter

    Business Insider: March 14, 2016

  • A Beginner's Guide to Podcasts for Older People

    Age UK: March 10, 2016

  • Annotation Tuesday! “Criminal” and “The Fifth Suspect”

    Nieman: March 8, 2016

  • These are the Best Podcasts you Should be Listening to Right Now

    TechInsider: February 29, 2016

  • Podcasting Makes Strides In Advertising, Still Room To Improve In Measurement

    AdExchanger: February 29, 2016

  • Is 'Memory Palace' the Best History Podcast You're Not Listening To?

    HistoryBuff: February 25, 2016

  • Radiotopia... Will be Going on a (Pod)quest for a New Show in April

    Nieman: February 23, 2016

  • 22 Podcasts That You Should Be Subscribing To In 2016

    Buzzfeed: February 19, 2016

  • Lessons in Getting an Indie Podcast Off the Ground

    CBC Radio: February 19, 2016

  • The Memory Palace: Hardcore History Built on Small Moments

    The Guardian: February 14, 2016

  • Sunday Review: Nikki Silva

    The New York Times: February 13, 2016

  • Before 'Serial,' Two Women Set Out To Bring True Crime To Podcasts

    Huffington Post: February 3, 2016

  • Interview: 'Criminal' Co-Creator Talks Podcast Success And The Obsession With True Crime Stories

    Tech Times: January 30, 2016

  • Let's Try To Categorize All The New Podcasts We're Excited About

    Huffington Post: January 25, 2016

  • Th Most Prominent San Francisco Podcasts You've Never Heard of

    Bold Italic: January 22, 2016

  • How Crafting Stories of the Past Got a Podcast into the Metropolitan Museum of Art

    Current: January 21, 2016

  • 12 Must-Listen Music Podcasts

    Entertainment Weekly: January 19, 2016

  • Courage Needs Company: Toward a Weekly ‘Reveal’

    Current: January 5, 2016

  • Podcast Therapy Will Help You Stick to Your 2016 Resolutions

    AV Club: January 5, 2016

  • Hodgepod's Year in Review: 10 Podcast Episodes We Can't Get Out of Our Heads

    WYNC: December 30, 2015

  • Your Must-Listen Podcast Playlist For 2016

    Fast Company: December 30, 2015

  • The Casties: Quartz’s Awards for the Best Podcasts of 2015

    Quartz: December 30, 2015

  • Waiting for Serial? Try Some of These, Our Favorite Podcasts

    WIRED: December 28, 2015

  • Podcast Review: How To Be Amazing With David Sedaris

    Huffington Post: December 28, 2015

  • The 50 Best Podcast Episodes of 2015

    The Atlantic: December 22, 2015

  • The Best Podcasts of 2015: A Guide for New Listeners

    Xconomy: December 21, 2015

  • Boston’s Podcast Scene Offers Something for Every Listener

    The Boston Globe: December 21, 2015

  • Miranda Sawyer: The Best Radio of 2015

    The Guardian: December 13, 2015

  • The Host of the Podcast Song Exploder Tells Us the Secrets Behind your Favorite Songs

    Vox: December 11, 2015

  • The 10 Best Podcasts and 10 Best Podcast Episodes of 2015

    Vulture: December 11, 2015

  • CHVRCHES Turn a Corny Love Poem Written By a 14-Year-Old Into a Full-Fledged Song

    Vulture: December 11, 2015

  • Chvrches Perform a 14-Year-Old's Love Song

    Pitchfork: December 7, 2015

  • Premiere: Chvrches Wear Their Hearts on Their Sleeves For the Mortified Podcast

    Gigwise: December 7, 2015

  • Podcast This.

    Vermont Public Radio: December 2, 2015

  • We Dissected Song Exploder, The Podcast Where Musicians Dissect Their Songs, With its Host

    Noisey by Vice: December 2, 2015

  • Looking For A Podcast? Try 'Fugitive Waves'

    NPR: December 1, 2015

  • Michael Ian Black Adores Glenn Beck and Pissing People Off on Twitter

    Esquire: November 24, 2015

  • Podcasters Target Thanksgiving Travelers

    The Wall Street Journal: November 12, 2015

  • Why Podcasts Feel So Good When They Talk About Sex

    Business Insider: November 8, 2015

  • Storytelling and Wrongdoing: “Criminal” Podcast Live at the Showbox

    Vanguard Seattle: November 4, 2015

  • Big Corporate Sponsors Could Change Podcasting Forever

    WIRED: November 4, 2015

  • Retracing Steps

    The Rumpus: November 3, 2015

  • How PRX and Radiotopia are Rethinking the Public Radio Pledge Drive for the Podcast Era

    Nieman: October 27, 2015

  • 8 Podcasts That Will Captivate Your Mind

    TIME: October 19, 2015

  • John Oliver Exposes the Dark Side of North Dakota’s Oil Boom

    Slate: October 12, 2015

  • Is Podcasting the New Frontier? We Talk to the Best: Song Exploder

    Gigwise: October 9, 2015

  • Advice to Podcasters: Be Nimble

    Beta Boston (The Boston Globe): October 6, 2015

  • Q&A: Hrishikesh Hirway, the Musical Surgeon Behind the ‘Song Exploder’ Podcast

    SPIN: October 6, 2015

  • Esquire Magazine Launches First Podcast; PRX Co-Venture 'Esquire Classic' Will Mine Archives

    International Business Times: October 6, 2015

  • Podcast Revives Esquire’s Greatest Stories— And Its Business

    WIRED: October 5, 2015

  • Radiotopia and Podcasting

    Australian Broadcasting Company: October 1, 2015

  • This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Chris Hardwick Visits 'How to Be Amazing'

    SplitSider: October 1, 2015

  • Best of LA 2015. Best Music Podcast: Song Exploder

    LA Weekly: September 30, 2015

  • Interview: Jake Shapiro & Kerri Hoffman, PRX

    Tow Center for Digital Journalism: September 30, 2015

  • This is the Third Wave of Podcasting: Jake Shapiro

    RadioInfo: September 30, 2015

  • The 20 Best Culture Podcasts: Song Exploder

    Flavorwire: September 29, 2015

  • Criminal: The Podcast That's a Life of Crime

    The Guardian: September 24, 2015

  • VentureBeat: Esquire’s David Granger Talks Cash, Tech, and the Future of Media

    The Guardian: September 19, 2015

  • The Allusionist: The Podcast That Speaks to the Word Nerd in Everyone

    The Guardian: September 10, 2015

  • Cambridge’s Radiotopia Podcast Network Hires Executive Producer

    Beta Boston (The Boston Globe): September 2, 2015

  • Better Living Through Podcasts

    The New Yorker: August 17, 2015

  • Song Exploder: the podcast that lifts up the hood on musical motors

    The Guardian: August 6, 2015

  • 10 Podcasts That Will Change Your Life in a Single Commute

    Food and Wine: July 21, 2015

  • How Podcasting is Reshaping Broadcasting: A Q&A with Public Radio Exchange CEO, Jake Shapiro

    HP Matter: Summer 2015

  • 10 Podcasts That Will Change Your Life in a Single Commute

    Food and Wine: July 21, 2015

  • ‘Reveal’ looks to take investigative reporting and collaboration to new levels

    Current: June 18, 2015

  • Podcast Fans Rejoice! Radiotopia Raises $1M in Funding from Knight Foundation

    Tech Co: May 22, 2015

  • As investments pile up, podcasting assumes a new place in audio

    Rain News: May 20, 2015

  • Radiotopia expanding and evolving with new Knight support

    Knight Foundation: May 12, 2015

  • Radiotopia, a public radio podcast network, nets $1m to expand

    Beta Boston: May 12, 2015

  • Radiotopia, an early podcast network, is going strong and expanding

    Poynter: May 12, 2015

  • Knight Foundation invests $1 million in creator-driven podcast collective Radiotopia

    Nieman Journalism Lab: May 12, 2015

  • Reveal and the new push for podcasts

    Columbia Journalism Review: February 24, 2015

  • Podmass: Transistor

    A.V. Club: February 23, 2015

  • Podmass: Transistor

    A.V. Club: February 23, 2015

  • In the Male-Dominated World of Podcasts, More Women are Claiming the Mic

    Bitch Media : February 23, 2015

  • PodScanning: Highlighting new podcasts and industry news

    Current: February 23, 2015

  • Jonesing for a meaty podcast after 'Serial'? 'Reveal' could fill that void

    Mashable: January 29, 2015

  • Enter the podcast network: A year of Radiotopia

    Digiday: January 22, 2015

  • Five things you should know about Jake Shapiro

    The Boston Globe: January 11, 2015

  • Kickstarter Campaign Focuses on Public Radio

    The New York Times: November 16, 2014

  • 10 Crowdfunding Lessons From The Radiotopia Kickstarter Campaign

    Josh Stearns: November 14, 2014

  • Want to start a podcast? Take advice from these 4 podcasting pros

    Upstart Business Journal: October 22, 2014

  • Radiotopia: a collective of amazing storytelling radio shows

    Boing Boing: October 14, 2014

  • A New Kickstarter Campaign To Create A Story-Driven Radio Network

    Fast Company Co.CREATE: October 14, 2014

  • The Golden Era of Radio

    Bill McKibben for The Dish: August 27, 2014

  • This American Life departure highlights competitive challenge for pubradio satellite system

    Current: June 10, 2014

  • With “This American Life,” a Big Bet on Digital Pays Off for PRX

    Xconomy: June 5, 2014

  • PRX Wins This American Life, Good News for All Indie Producers

    Radio Survivor: May 29, 2014

  • Chicago Public Media taking over distribution of 'This American Life'

    Chicago Tribune: May 28, 2014

  • Spurning Suitors, ‘This American Life’ Opts for Self-Distribution

    New York Times: May 28, 2014

  • Chicago’s WFMT Radio Network to leave Public Radio Satellite System for PRX

    Current: May 8, 2014

  • Radiotopia: Plug in to this new podcast network

    USA Today: Feb. 5, 2014

  • A new podcast network will focus on story-driven radio shows

    Columbia Journalism Review: Feb. 5, 2014

  • Welcome to Radiotopia, a podcast network with the aesthetics of story-driven public radio

    Nieman Journalism Lab: Feb. 4, 2014

  • Roman Mars and PRX launch Radiotopia, a new network of independent pubradio podcasts

    Current: Feb. 4, 2014

  • Unpublished JFK Tapes Released 50 Years After Assassination

    National Geographic: November 21, 2013

  • The Moth App Brings Storytelling to Mobile

    ABC News: October 20, 2013

  • Investigative reporting for public radio

    USA Today: October 3, 2013

  • PRX teams with Center for Investigative Reporting on Reveal series

    Current: Sept. 19, 2013

  • Frontline teams with PRX to develop iPad app

    Current: July 24, 2013

  • Can’t stop, won’t stop: PRX introduces an app for unending audio storytelling

    Nieman Journalism Lab: July 9, 2013

  • Cool app: PRX Remix

    USA Today: July 9, 2013

  • Announcing the Winners of 50 on Fire

    BostInno: March 27, 2013

  • PRX Relaunches Its iPhone App, Now Lets You Download All Your Favorite Public Radio Programs

    TechCrunch: Feb. 11, 2013

  • Public Radio Player relaunches

    Columbia Journalism Review: Feb. 11, 2013

  • PRX set to launch overhaul of Public Radio Player iPhone app

    Current: Jan. 10, 2013

  • Partnership Offers Support for Media Entrepreneurs

    New York Times: Dec. 2, 2012

  • Super-sized Early Buzz

    USA Today: Nov. 28, 2012

  • Radio Host Roman Mars Uncovers Hidden Side of Design World

    California Home & Design: Nov. 27, 2012

  • iOS 6 audio framework bug may be to blame for data overages

    Ars Technica: Nov. 15, 2012

  • Latitude News and PRX partner on an international news podcast

    Nieman Journalism Lab: Aug. 27, 2012

  • Podcast with limited radio airplay sets Kickstarter record

    Current: Aug. 20, 2012

  • How PRX is Revolutionizing Public Radio by Making it (Really) Public

    Forbes: Aug. 10, 2012

  • Marc Maron’s podcast headed to public radio

    IFC: July 19, 2012

  • Marc Maron will return to public radio for a second season of WTF

    IFC: July 19, 2012

  • How Kickstarter could disrupt public radio

    GigaOm: July 18, 2012

  • Blank on Blank: Making an Audio Banquet From Journalistic Leftovers

    Forbes: July 3, 2012

  • New Hits Needed

    New York Times: June 18, 2012

  • PRX in the News: Archive


    PRX is a leading creator and distributor, connecting audio producers with their most engaged, supportive audiences. A fierce champion of new voices, new formats, and new business models, PRX advocates for the entrepreneurial producer. PRX is an award-winning media company, reaching millions of listeners worldwide. For over a dozen years, PRX has operated public radio’s largest distribution marketplace, offering thousands of shows including This American Life, The Moth Radio Hour, and Reveal.

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