The pre-Christmas fog has begun, as life seems to be foggy really love Quotes, mince pies for breakfast and shower in the middle of the day because, well, why not? If the escape from the conflict is over Who is the Cheese and crackers opened before Boxing Day became a staple (no comment) More slowly than ever, look no further than 10 fancy podcasts perfect for your morning outing that will have you crashing 10,000 steps in no time – perfect for digesting said cheese and crackers, Sorry I’m not sorry.
From gripping to frightening and emotional to inspiring, there’s something for everyone in the fantasy podcast world that captures your imagination and transports you from Crimbo Limbo straight to another world altogether. Just be sure to take a look when you cross the dew-strewn hiking trails, okay?
Welcome to the new and innovative BBC Radio 4 podcast – Forest 404! This sci-fi thriller takes place in the 24th century, in a version of the world in which forests have been erased from history after a data failure called The Cataclysm. Spanning 9 episodes, the story follows protagonist Pan as she discovers a set of audio recordings of the rainforests – places that no longer exist – prompting her to search for the truth about how the ancient world died. If you can’t get enough of this sci-fi lover’s dream, you’re in for a treat, because each drama episode also has an accompanying talk with a variety of speakers including musicians, biofuturists, anthropologists, and tree climbers. Really bring this story to life!
Desperate romantics and music lovers take notice, this is for you. Released in three 50-minute acts, this audio-only musical follows estranged husband and wife, Gus and Judith, as they try to save their crumbling marriage through a set of 36 questions designed to make couples fall in love. including star HamiltonAnd cheerful And MindhunterJonathan Groff Podcasting sounds like you’re enjoying a movie or Broadway show to your ears without ever having to leave your house—what’s not to love?! This hit version of 2017 is as influential now as it was in the first, and covering topics like identity, unity, and the longevity of our romantic relationships, it’s the perfect Christmas and New Year’s listening for those feeling introspective.
Winner of the 2020 Audio Verse Awards and 6 other awards including Best Sound Production, Voice Theatrical Production Writing, Amelia Project is a dark comedy podcast about a secret agency that does a very special service: faking the deaths of its clients and bringing them back with a new identity. The series begins with a series of interviews with clients including cult leaders, scholars, and politicians who all seek to disappear before a broader story begins to emerge. With an average of 4.8 stars out of 5 on iTunes, start listening to your fairy tale with the best of the best and immerse yourself directly in our 46-episode long back catalog.
The face of the moon:
Looking for a podcast story that stays with you? The face of the moon is yours. The six 20-30 minute episodes follow Paul, a first-generation immigrant and gay man, as he navigates his stay-at-home mom with his unaware mother of his sexuality, mainly due to a language barrier: she doesn’t speak English and his . Korean is somewhat lacking. The podcast follows Paul’s struggle to find himself and try to maintain an honest relationship with his mother—something writer James Kim felt in his personal life as well:
“So, I took it from my own experience of not being able to speak to my parents, because my mom doesn’t speak much English and I don’t speak Korean. I toyed with that idea and thought, ‘You know, maybe this character needs to tell this person something, but they don’t. They can because they don’t speak the same language.”
Raw, thought provoking, and poignant, Moonface is the perfect listening when you’re looking for a podcast to beat the noise and keep you intrigued the whole time. If you miss your bus stop, we apologize.
Following the story of 28-year-old Claire – a soon-to-be-married woman who discovers her fiancé is cheating on her on their wedding week – sees the seven-episode series set off on her irreplaceable honeymoon regardless, but instead alone. If you fantasize about being transported away from the dreary state we are currently in and landing somewhere in a summer Italian dream, look no further – the real escape is at its peak.
With a total of 40 episodes, you won’t be left without plans this Christmas if enjoying podcasts is the pastime you’re after. maple It is listening with frightening feelings, focusing on all things ghosts, lost connections, family secrets and homes with unknown entities. Does anyone else suddenly feel cold? The story follows Anna LemonNurse, trying to call her Mabel Martin, the missing person, and the twists and turns and betrayal that ensues. With magical realism themes that transport you to a land where mundane existence is not uncommon, expect goosebumps!
Holy sh! R:
Holy Sh! t is a comedy podcast about female friendship, sex, betrayal and Christ, all told through Whatsapp audio messages. Meg and Lydia have been best friends forever – the only difference is that Lydia believes in God and hard work and Meg believes in jazz and sexual freedom. While they are studying at different universities, the podcast consists of a series of hilarious audio notes that summarize what it means to be best friends. Avoid listening on the bus if you don’t like the stifling laughter in your mask.
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The lost spaceship, the USS Hope, is suddenly back on Earth after disappearing thirty-five years ago, but when the lone survivor mysteriously leaves looking exactly the same age as when he left, a media frenzy ensues. When he finally reunites with his formerly identical twin brother (now an old man), what begins as a joyful reconciliation soon leads to dark revelations that threaten their relationship – and the future of humanity. Starring Richard Madden (side-eye emoji) and produced by Brian Cox, this 6-episode star-studded series is intense, immersive, and suspenseful – you won’t believe it’s just the sound!
fruit It follows the journey of professional soccer player, X, through his sexual exploration as a gay man and his battles with self-identity on and off the field. The narrative from a first-person perspective tells of X’s relationship with his friends, colleagues, and family, the challenges that arise from the alpha male-dominated professional sports industry, the contradictions with his personal life and his struggles. From Issa Rae, Creator of Insecure on HBO, Reviews fruit Filled with “more episodes please”, “I need more!!” And 5 stars all around. You will not be disappointed!
left right game
An idealistic young journalist, played by Tess Thompson, tries to make a name for herself by following a group of paranormal explorers, obsessed with the seemingly harmless hobby known as the left/right game. But the pursuit of the perfect story takes her into a supernatural world that she and the other members of the expedition cannot handle or survive. This 10-episode series has been uniquely adapted from a Reddit post, and with 4.5 stars from nearly 300 reviews on Apple Podcasts, this fantastic adaptation is one that kicks off immediately for crime and thriller lovers everywhere.
Do you fancy something a little different until you’re done? We got you. fancy advice A collection of audio-fiction experiences in which writer and director Ross Sutherland delivers an all-new writing piece, whether it’s short stories, monologues, essays, or a mix of three over 84 episodes, with more set to come in February 2022! Described as one of the best original and creative podcasts out there, it’s so nice to be tempted to add to the long list of great reviews yourself!