PODCASTS I'VE MADE
Over the past 13 years, I've made podcasts that routinely top the charts, appear in yearly “best of” lists, win awards, and generate hundreds of millions of downloads. I have created more than 130 podcasts and radio programs. Below are some of my most recognized work (in reverse chronological order--Audible at the top; NPR further down).
Beyond audio examples, I have has written quite a bit about audio, radio, and podcasting, highlights can be found here.
As part of a commission from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, I also authored public radio’s definitive work on understanding the power of on-air promotion. It can be found here.
“Is West Cork the new Serial? No, this murder mystery is far better.”
—The Sunday Times
An Audible Original podcast produced in February, 2018. Just days before Christmas in 1996, Sophie Toscan du Plantier was murdered outside her home near the town of Schull in West Cork, Ireland. The rest remains a mystery. And the case remains unsolved. The series can be found at audible.com/westcork
Where Should We Begin? with Esther Perel
"Provocative, intriguing and insightful all at once."
Step into iconic relationship therapist Esther Perel’s office and listen as 10 anonymous couples in search of insight bare the raw, intimate, and profound details of their story. From infidelity, to sexlessness, to loss, it’s a space for people to be heard and understood. It’s also a place for us to listen and feel empowered in our own relationships.
The Butterfly Effect
Join bestselling author Jon Ronson as he traces a very strange butterfly effect. A teen in Brussels had an idea – to make porn free and easy to stream online. The consequences of that idea are mysterious, delightful, surprising, and sad. This 7-part series takes you on a journey to places you’ll never expect.
Some stories are too sensitive, painful or potentially damaging to share publicly -- unless they can be shared anonymously. TED and Audible present Sincerely, X: an original audio series featuring talks from speakers whose ideas deserve to be heard, but whose identities must remain hidden. The first season features a compelling program of victims, perpetrators, investigators, activists, empaths and more.
Unseeable forces control human behavior and shape our ideas, beliefs, and assumptions. Invisibilia—Latin for invisible things—fuses narrative storytelling with science that will make you see your own life differently.
TED Radio Hour
The TED Radio Hour is a narrative journey through fascinating ideas, astonishing inventions, fresh approaches to old problems, and new ways to think and create.
Ask Me Another
Host Ophira Eisenberg and house musician Jonathan Coulton bring the lively spirit of your favorite trivia night right to your ears. Hear hilarious games, puzzles, and music, all played in front of a live audience.