Posts Categorized: Press Release

American Public Media Teams up with reVolverpodcasts to Deliver Spanish Language Programming

APM’s podcast unit partners with reVolverpodcasts, a multicultural digital audio network, to launch Spanish production of kids science podcast, Brains On! ST. PAUL, Minn., Aug. 26, 2020 – American Public Media today announces a partnership with reVolverpodcasts, a leader in on-demand audio geared towards multicultural consumers. Through this new venture, APM and reVolverpodcasts will produce… Read more »

In Deep Brings the State of Water Systems to the Surface Aug. 5

New podcast form APM’s The Water Main asks all Americans:“Do you know where your water’s been?” ST. PAUL, Minn., July 29, 2020 – A new podcast from American Public Media (APM) will soon immerse listeners in the history, systems, and policies of one of our most precious resources. Produced by APM’s water initiative, The Water… Read more »

APM Reports’ Educate to Release Three New Audio Documentaries on Education in America

New documentaries feature COVID-19 effects on higher education and new reading education reporting by Emily Hanford ST. PAUL, Minn., July 22, 2020 — APM Reports, the documentary and investigative unit of American Public Media, is releasing three new stories in its Educate series that will examine the latest challenges in education, starting July 29. “Covid… Read more »

Tales of Corporate Catastrophe Continue in Spectacular Failures Season Two

ST. PAUL, Minn., July 20, 2020 — American Public Media’s business podcast Spectacular Failures– a show on corporate business disasters- hosted by Lauren Ober returns for its second season on August 3. Listen to the trailer of Spectacular Failures season two here. To support the show and get early access to the first two episodes,… Read more »

Comedian and Actor Tig Notaro Partners with American Public Media to Host Advice Podcast: Don’t Ask Tig

ST. PAUL, Minn., July 15, 2020 — American Public Media is working with renowned comedian Tig Notaro to deliver a dose of honest advice in Don’t Ask Tig, a new podcast. Tig and her guests will do their best to answer life’s most pressing questions, from how to get over heartbreak to how to cut… Read more »

Marketplace Launches Its First-Ever Kids’ Podcast About Money

New podcast Million Bazillion helps dollars make more sense for parents and kids—featuring celebrity guest voices like Kristen Bell, Duff Goldman and LeVar Burton LOS ANGELES, July 14, 2020 — Announced today, Marketplace will debut its first-ever kids’ podcast called Million Bazillion, a show about money for kids and their families. In collaboration with popular… Read more »

Drew Murphy Named Newest Member of APM Group Board of Trustees

ST. PAUL, Minn., June 30, 2020 — American Public Media Group (APMG) has named Drew Murphy as the newest member of its Board of Trustees. Murphy is senior vice president of strategy and corporate development at Edison International. As vice chair of Southern California Public Radio’s board of trustees, Murphy will serve as SCPR representative… Read more »

American Public Media’s Award-Winning Science Podcast Brains On! Receives National Science Foundation Grant

Brains On! and the Science Museum of Minnesota explore the impact COVID-19 education has on children’s virus-related worry and fear ST. PAUL, Minn., JUNE 11, 2020— Brains On!, the award-winning science podcast for curious kids and families from American Public Media, in collaboration with the Science Museum of Minnesota, is the recipient of a National Science… Read more »

APM Reports’ In the Dark Wins Second Peabody Award

ST. PAUL, Minn., June 10, 2020 – APM Reports’ investigative podcast In the Dark has been honored with a Peabody Award in the Podcast & Radio category for its coverage of the Curtis Flowers Supreme Court arguments, decision and aftermath. Announced today, the Peabody Awards honor the previous year’s most compelling stories presented by television,… Read more »

Julie Andrews to Host Storytelling Podcast for Children in Julie’s Library, Launching April 29

Andrews and daughter Emma Walton Hamilton bring modern children’s literature to life in new podcast from American Public Media ST. PAUL, Minn., April 15, 2020— American Public Media presents Julie’s Library, a new children’s literacy program hosted by acclaimed actress and best-selling author Julie Andrews, along with her daughter, award-winning writer and educator Emma Walton… Read more »