Author: adambowie

Podcasts

Top 10 Podcast Trends in 10 Minutes

I spoke today at Podcast Day 24, a big online podcast event that spread across Australasia, Europe and North America, and as the name...

Books

Empire of Pain: The Secret History of the Sackler Dynasty by Patrick Radden Keefe

If there is one non-fiction title I’ve been looking forward to reading for a while, it is this definitive story of the Sackler family...

Books

The Premonition by Michael Lewis

Michael Lewis’ books are always very readable as he has a knack of navigating you through sometimes very complicated stories. In The...

Books

Nightshade by Annalena McAfee

Eve Laing is an artist who works in her London studio on works based around very accurate reproductions of flowers. But she is perhaps most...

Books

The Chateau by Catherine Cooper

The Chateau is the new thriller from Catherine Cooper, who previously wrote the very popular The Chalet. This is basically more of the...

Travel

TfL’s E-Scooter Hire Trial

Earlier today, Transport for London announced the long awaited E-Scooter trial will be launching next month. From 7 June, three companies...

Audio, Podcasts

Ofcom UK Podcast Survey 2021

Thanks to someone on the UK Audionetwork email group for alerting me to this data that Ofcom has recently published in tabular form on its...

Sport, TV

Who Pays For the Super League?

Unless you’ve been asleep, you will know that, at time of writing, 12 named football clubs have agreed to join something called the...

Audio, Music

YouTube Music and Missing Songs

This weekend Promising Young Woman finally arrived in the UK, courtesy of Sky Movies. Coming laden with awards and award nominations, and...

Audio

Social Audio – It’s Only So “Social” Right Now

For the last couple of months anyone in the audio space has heard an awful lot about Clubhouse, the Silicon Valley social audio startup....