Podcast Playlist from CBC Radio

Podcast Playlist from CBC Radio


Fresh, new, provocative programs from the digital realm. Radio One's Podcast Playlist kicks it off on terrestrial with a sampling of some of the most intriguing of what the internet has to offer.


Podcast Playlist is on Drugs  

Cocaine, heroin, marijuana, and opiates. Learn how these drugs can affect our lives, with guest host Geoff Turner. Feat: Love + Radio, On Drugs, Stoner, Note to Self, Embedded, The Mortified Podcast

New & Notable: Get Back to Work Edition  

Time to get back to work, school and whatever else you're into. We've got some podcasts to help with the transition. The Nod, The Turnaround, It's Been A Minute With Sam Sanders, Rebelliously Tiny, American Masters, 30 For 30.

The story of design: every building has a story  

From the history of 'open offices' to the meteoric rise of Airbnb. This week's episode is all about how architecture impacts our lives. Featuring, 99% Invisible, Planet Money, How I Built This, Montreapolis, Design and Architecture, and The Urbanist.

Something We Can All Relate to: Growing Pains  

This episode is all about those tough moments that help you pass through the portal into adulthood. Featuring: Strangers, Wisdoms, Short and Curly, Outside Podcast, The Spoke, Unconditional.

Remembering Elvis Presley 40 years on, through podcasts  

For the 40th anniversary of Elvis Presley's death, his story through podcasts. BackStory with the American History Guys, Rock and Roll Archaeology Project, Rock and/or Roll, Muses and Stuff, Stuff You Should Know, NPR's On Point.

Our 100th Episode: Late, Great Summer Listens  

Hot summer podcasts. A Piece of Work, Nancy, Undiscovered, Heroes, Hustlers and Horsemen, Mogul: The Life and Death of Chris Lighty, The Pitch.

The Best Podcasts of 2017 (So Far)  

From one podcast lover to another. Must-listen podcasts from the first half of the year. StoryCorps​, The Daily, The Grift​, The Sporkful, Rabbits, My Dad Wrote A Porno, Making Gay History.

Must-Listen New Releases For Summer  

Your next favourite podcast might be on this list. Every Little Thing, The Competition, Classic Showbiz, Secrets of the Fifth Estate, Rookie, Cosmic Vertigo, Nancy

Podcasting the Great White North  

Oh Canada! Podcasts that capture what makes Canada beautiful. Featuring Firecracker Department, Today in Canadian History, Red Man Laughing, The Lapse, 2050: Degrees of Change.

Live From Toronto!  

Live from Hot Docs: Safe Space (Vicky Mochama, Ishmael Daro, Alex Wong, Monica Heisey), The Spoke, Our Fake History (Sebastian Major), Sleepover (Soon Yin Lee), Illusionoid (Paul Bates, Lee Smart, Nug Nahrgang). For music credits visit cbc.ca/1.4170141

From Montreal to Baltimore: Big City Life  

A look into the lives of different people in different cities. Baltimore: The Rise of Charm City, Montreapolis, Placemakers, The Land of Desire.

Comedians in Conversation  

Need a good laugh? This week's episode is all about comedy. Good One, All of the Above with Norman Lear, Sooo Many White Guys!, The Hilarious World of Depression, The Comedian's Comedian, Baram and Snieckus.

The Outsiders  

Misfits, freaks and those who enjoy being different. Featuring: StoryCorps, Gimlet's Heavyweight, Everyone Else, WNYC's Only Human and CBC's Secrets of the Fifth Estate.


The things we follow...and the things that follow us. Only Human, Spontaneanation, Stranglers, The Heart, Hidden Brain, On Being.

Crime & Podcasts  

New true crime podcast obsessions: Inside Psycho, Up and Vanished, First Day Back.

Snack Attack  

Podcasts about snacks. Futility Closet, Just Chips Dot Com, Whatever Happened to Pizza at McDonalds?, The Sporkful.

Defining 21st Century Dating  

5 podcasts about modern romance. Pen Pals, Reply All, Dear Sugar, Strangers, Longest Shortest Time.

What TV Can Teach Us  

Podcasts about the small screen. Twenty Thousand Hertz, Why Oh Why, Only Human, Memory Motel, Life of the Law, Grownups Read Things They Wrote As Kids.

The Love of the Game  

Run, Chirp, Move, Dance, Fold. Podcasts about the pain and beauty of sports. Surprisingly Awesome, WNYC's The Season, Sift, CBC's Off Guard, Seriously, Falling Tree Productions.

Classic Pranks to Annoy the People You Love  

This episode is all about tricks and the tricksters behind them. Reply All, Dinner Party Download, To the Best of Our Knowledge, Grownups Read Things They Wrote as Kids, Tuner, The Spoke.

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