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Castaway with Laura Whitmore

Thursday, October 31st, 2019 -

Recorded backstage at the London Irish Centre, today's podcast features one half of Irish rap duo The Rubberbandits, Blindboy. With over a million worldwide listeners tuning in to his own podcast every month, Blindboy shares why he believes that we're in the midst of a podcast boom. Laura and Blindboy also chat about listening to podcasts as a form of mindfulness, the role of democratic podcasting in society and the influence of platforming voices and opinions - both positive and potentially harmful - in the world.

Podcasts referenced in the conversation include:
The Blindboy Podcast
The Joe Rogan Experience
This American Life
Irish history podcast

To vote for Castaway to win the Listener’s Choice Awards, please visit: https://www.britishpodcastawards.com/vote

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