We’re living in an era where there seems to be lists of podcast for every conceivable mood you’re in. There’s podcasts to help you fall asleep, podcasts to help you deal with anxiety, heaps of true crime podcasts, and even podcasts dedicated to all the drama that’s gone down in 2020 (so far).
Since there’s so much choice out there, we’ve decided to help you out by creating a list of 20 podcast you simply have to listen to this year.
It’s Been A Big Day For…
The biggest story of the day distilled into one fun and listenable podcast brought to you by the GOAT team.
The godfather of true crime podcasts and still remains one of the best.
How Did This Get Made?
Famous comedians watch a terrible movie and make fun of it while repeatedly asking themselves “how did this get made?” Loads of fun.
Thinking Between The Thighs
All you wanted to know about sex packaged into one handy podcast series.
WTF With Marc Maron
Arguably the best interview podcast out there today as Marc Maron just knows how to talk to anyone, whether it’s a celeb, comedian or Barack Obama.
Pod Save America
American politics is a wild mess but Pod Save America does a great job of summing it up for everyone twice a week.
Stuff You Should Know
If you wanted to know how a certain thing works or the history behind some food item, Stuff You Should Know has probably covered it in entertaining fashion.
The Chaser Report
The news can be pretty depressing so let The Chaser boys liven it up for you.
Owning It: The Anxiety Podcast
For those who is in the market for some calm and zen.
A Podcast Of One’s Own with Julia Gillard
Of all the podcasts created by women for women, Julia Gillard’s one where she talks to leaders in the worlds of business, entertainment, media and sport is one of the best.
The Fluent Show
Want to get excited about learning a new language? Look no further.
Beautiful Stories From Anonymous People
Some of the best and most gut-wrenching stories come not from famous people but from those everyday anonymous folk.
It’s Anna Faris talking about life in a funny way, what more do you need?
Sleep With Me
One for those whose brain refuses to turn off come bedtime.
My Dad Wrote A Porno
It’s three funny people reading some poorly written smut, that should be enough to get you onboard.
Yo, Is This Racist?
You’ve probably wondered the same thing at some point so here’s a podcast to answer that very question.
Not only is this about podcast about love, but it features a laundry list of famous figures and celebrities sharing their thoughts about love.
Coronavirus Global Update
Your daily COVID-19 updates in a nice, bite-sized chunk.
Food 4 Thot
A multiracial mix of queer writers talk in a no-holds-barred fashion about sex, race, identity, relationships and the like.
Two funny people binge-watch some of your favourite shows and movies, and dissect them all in hilarious fashion. Sort of like what you do with mates at the pub.
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