Top 6 podcasts for Feb!
MUSIC // ALL SONGS CONSIDERED
For music fans with eclectic tastes, this one is unmissable because they really do leave no stone unturned! From rap and rock to folk and funk, the NPR gurus run the rule over tunes from across the globe; you’ll never be stuck for a new favourite song again!
SPORT & CRIME // FALL OF A TITAN
A podcast that combines true crime and sport? Sign us up! The engrossing series is focused on the murder of former NFL quarterback Steve McNair, which turns out to be a whole lot more complicated than the initial four-day investigation would suggest…
ENTERTAINMENT //PLAY PODCAST
Leaping from page to podcast, Virgin Media’s own ultimate guide to entertainment is here, making it even
easier to keep your finger on the pulse! The first episode is available right now, jam-packed with the hottest news, the latest reviews, the biggest interviews – and a barrel-full of laughs thrown in for good measure!
FILM & SCIENCE //BAD SCIENCE
If you’re a film buff or a bit of a science geek (or best of all, both!) then you’ll adore this effort, which gets some proper brain-boxes to break down big-screen inaccuracies! From NASA engineers explaining why Star Wars wouldn’t work to a physicist taking Back To The Future to task, it’s hilarious!
LOCAL VOICE //TABÚ
A podcast dedicated to addressing all of the taboos that make life interesting.
Hosted by two brilliantly witty Irish gals – including much-loved illustrator Fatti Burke – the topics so far have stretched from porn to abortion and body hair to cross - dressing. The issues are big, the chat fantastic and the craic, well it’s nothing short of mighty!
CHAT // GETTING CURIOUS WITH JONATHAN VAN NESS
As if being part of Queer Eye’s Fab Five wasn’t enough, now JVN is dominating our mobile and get listening habits too. The secret to his show is how incredibly eager he is to learn from his guests, which means listeners will also come away with new information on everything from Saudi Arabia to honeybees!