Every year, new Podcasts appear from all corners of culture, dissecting all parts of life. Spanning from informative, factual based podcasts to those that are made for pure entertainment. Here are our highlights from 2021, including details on those you can see live next year!
Table Manners with Jessie and Lennie Ware
Jessie Ware hosts a podcast about food, family, and the beautiful art of having a chat, direct from her very own dinner table. With a little bit of help from her chef extraordinaire mum Lennie, each week guests from the worlds of music, culture and politics drop by for a bite and a bit of a natter. Oversharing guaranteed.
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BBC Radio One DJ Greg James, England’s greatest ever bowler Jimmy Anderson, former Maccabees’ member Felix White and Mattchin Tendulkar, a shoe salesman from Bristol who is distantly related to cricketing icon Sachin Tendulkar, come together with an alternative (and sometimes musical) look at cricket.
Chosen by: Jez, Ticketing and Johnny, Press
Blossoms released their long awaited second series of their ‘Pubcast’ at the start of 2021. The Stockport 5-piece gave us an insight into their relationship as a band, and more importantly as mates, as they recorded a whole series of non-stop laughs in the comfort of their own rehearsal space. The lads also had a bunch of guests on, including the likes of Simon Le Bon, Fearne Cotton and Phil Foden, to discuss their favourite songs to come out of Manchester.
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Comedians Ed Gamble and James Acaster invite special guests into their magical restaurant to each choose their favourite starter, main course, side dish, dessert and drink. Ever wanted to eat your dream meal? It’s time to order Off Menu.
Chosen by: Kara, Press
Sappenin’ With Sean Smith
NOV 2021: PODCAST RECAP! 🎙🗓
— Sappenin’ Podcast (@SappeninPod) December 2, 2021
Sean Smith, former vocalist of The Blackout, and experienced journalist, Morgan Richards team up to bring you a podcast the likes of which you’ve never heard before…(mainly because its two daft welsh accents!) Talking about everything from a behind the scenes look at band life to sharing real and shocking stories with guests from all walks of life, from far and wide! Sappenin’ Podcast will have you feeling a host of emotions with no filter. Nothing is off the table. Dive into the world’s of music, sports, film, TV, comedy and whatever else has peaked the boys interest and find out Sappenin’ each and every week!
Chosen by: Jess, VIP
The Double Cleanse Podcast
Hosted by skincare enthusiast James Welsh and professional makeup artist Robert Welsh, The Double Cleanse Podcast gets our listeners involved in a weekly discussion about everything beauty.
Chosen by: Jess, PA
High Performance Podcast
The High Performance Podcast brings you an intimate glimpse into the lives of high-achieving. World-class performers who have all excelled in their field with first-hand experiences and lessons to share. Find out what non-negotiable behaviours they employed to get them to the top and keep them there.
Hosting every conversation is sports broadcaster Jake Humphrey and leading organisational psychologist Damian Hughes.
Chosen by: James, Marketing
The Blindboy Podcast
An eclectic podcast containing short fiction, interviews and comedy that covers social issues, history and mental health.
Chosen by: Sara, Marketing
Help I Sexted My Boss!
William Hanson and Jordan North are unlikely best friends. William’s a posh etiquette expert, and Jordan’s an expert in all things common. In this hit comedy podcast, their worlds collide as they help you navigate the everyday problems of modern life.
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