Posts Categorized: Press Release

APM Reports and The Washington Post Partner on New Podcast, Historically Black

Podcast will curate stories about African- American history with special guest hosts Keegan Michael-Key, Roxane Gay, Issa Rae, Heben Nigatu and Tracy Clayton September 16, 2016— The Washington Post and APM Reports today release an audio teaser of Historically Black, a new podcast series launching on Monday, September 19. Based on The Post’s Historically Black… Read more »

APM REPORTS LAUNCHES “IN THE DARK” – A PODCAST ABOUT A CHILD ABDUCTION INVESTIGATION THAT CHANGED THE NATION

First two episodes of eight-part series available on Sept. 7 September 7, 2016 – St. Paul, Minn. – The 27-year investigation into the disappearance of Jacob Wetterling ended yesterday, but in the wake of the confession from a man who lived within 40 miles from where Jacob was taken, many are left asking, “why did… Read more »

APM REPORTS LAUNCHES “IN THE DARK” – A PODCAST ABOUT A CHILD ABDUCTION INVESTIGATION THAT CHANGED THE NATION

In podcast, American Public Media’s investigative journalists ask: “Why Hasn’t Jacob Wetterling Been Found?” August 29, 2016 – St. Paul, Minn. – In the 27 years since Jacob Wetterling was abducted in rural Minnesota, the investigation has yielded no answers about what happened to Jacob. Neither the abductor nor Jacob has been found. In the… Read more »

Marketplace Presents “Politics Inside Out” Podcast

Pop-up Podcast will cover the conventions through the lens of Insiders & Outsiders (July 15, 2016)– LOS ANGELES– Marketplace will produce a two-week “pop-up” podcast as part of its coverage of the Republican and Democratic national conventions, starting on Monday, July 18, in Cleveland. As both parties have seen internal tensions play out between “insiders… Read more »

APM Wins Academy of Podcasters Awards

DPD hosts Brendan Newnam and Rico                                                                               Gagliano are all smiles after receiving their award.

Brains On!, Codebreaker and The Dinner Party Download won awards on July 6, 2016, in their respective categories at the Academy of Podcasters awards ceremony during the Podcast Movement conference. The Splendid Table was also nominated. Like the Oscars, these awards are given by an Academy made up of influential podcasters and Hall of Fame… Read more »

Marketplace Welcomes Andrea Seabrook as New Washington, D.C. Bureau Chief

Andrea Seabrook Joins Marketplace as its D.C. Bureau Chief LOS ANGELES—June 21, 2016 — Today Marketplace is excited to welcome renowned journalist Andrea Seabrook as its new Washington, D.C. bureau chief. Seabrook is well-known to public radio listeners from her roles as NPR’s long-time Congressional Correspondent and as a host of its top shows, including… Read more »

Welfare as We Now Know It

New from Marketplace, The Uncertain Hour podcast is about making sense of “making it” in America with its first season focused on welfare reform 20 years later LOS ANGELES—April 28, 2016 —“Welfare as we know it” ended twenty years ago. But what do we know about it now? Join Marketplace senior correspondent Krissy Clark as… Read more »

American Public Media Prepares for Next Chapter of A Prairie Home Companion with Chris Thile as Host

St. Paul, Minn., April 12, 2016 – One of the most popular public radio programs will begin a new chapter this fall as musician Chris Thile takes over for Garrison Keillor as the new host of A Prairie Home Companion®, bringing a fresh approach to an audience favorite. Beginning on October 15, 2016, Thile will host a 30-week season,… Read more »

Marketplace’s Lizzie O’Leary and Krissy Clark Named 2016 Gracies Award Winners

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Los Angeles, March 21, 2016 – Marketplace Weekend host, Lizzie O’Leary, and Marketplace correspondent, Krissy Clark, were named as honorees of the 2016 Gracie Awards, presented by the Alliance for Women in Media Foundation. The Gracies recognize exemplary programming created by women, for women and about women in all facets of media and entertainment, as… Read more »

Lynne Rossetto Kasper to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award

Award to be presented at International Association of Culinary Professionals conference in April St. Paul, Minn., March 17, 2016— Lynne Rossetto Kasper, host of The Splendid Table, will receive a Lifetime Achievement Award at the International Association of Culinary Professionals (IACP) conference in Los Angeles on Sunday, April 3.  The award recognizes a culinary professional… Read more »