Arts – Canada – Recommended podcasts

  • Award-winning BBC journalist Andrew Gold interviews deep and quirky outsiders, such as a Westboro Baptist Church defector and a female Mormon psychopath. Joining the mix are such celebrated thought leaders as feminist Helen Lewis, Lord Daniel Finkelstein and free speech advocate Andrew Doyle.

    The aim is to surprise you with a totally different story every time in this 2x Apple Noteworthy show. One week, we're in a Michigan prison with a man who accidentally killed his girlfriend in a botched suicide, the next we're in Australia with the Coffin Confessor, and then we're in the Andes with a plane-crash survivor who had to eat his friends. The only thing that links them all is their place On the Edge. 

    This is for fans of Louis Theroux, Joe Rogan and Adam Buxton. New episodes every Monday.

  • Classic lit with a modern tone, every other week.

    From the creators of Myths and Legends, comes an altogether same-but-different podcast set in the world of classic lit. These are the stories of Dracula, The Time Machine, The Three Musketeers. They're stories written by Jane Austen, Shakespeare, and H.P. Lovecraft, but with a casual, modern tone. Listen as Jason and Carissa Weiser breathe new life into the classics and tell the stories of some of the greatest books ever written.

  • With over 7 billion people in the world, we all have one thing in common. Every day we all get dressed. Join Dressed as we explore the social and cultural histories behind the who, what, when of why we wear.

  • Mythical Chefs Josh Scherer and Nicole Hendizadeh discuss, debate, and dissect the web’s most hilariously controversial culinary quandaries.

  • Comic and man of the world Bert Kreischer shares his wisdom and life with you.

  • Overdue is a podcast about the books you've been meaning to read. Join Andrew and Craig each week as they tackle a new title from their backlog. Classic literature, obscure plays, goofy childenโ€™s books: they'll read it all, one overdue book at a time.

  • Gigi and Jasmin co-host a knitting podcast featuring regular segments such as "On the needles", "Mother Knows Best", and "When Knitting Attacks!"

  • Enter your mind university! Educating you about the fictional history of a pop culture character each week! Hosts Jason Inman & Ashley Victoria Robinson will break down the history of film, TV and comic book characters! Every episode will include: deep dives, intriguing discussions and character impressions! Welcome to your Geek History Lesson! You'll geek out, laugh and learn!

  • Want to learn how to make the most of your reading life? Join Brea Grant and Mallory O’Meara every week as they discuss tips and tricks for reading better! Listeners will learn how to vanquish their To-Be-Read piles, get pointers on organizing their bookshelves and hear reviews on the newest reading gadgets. Brea and Mallory also offer advice on bookish problems. How do you climb out of a reading slump? How do you support authors while still getting books on the cheap? Where do you hide the bodies of the people who won’t stop talking while you’re trying to read? Mallory and Brea engage in a weekly discussion geared towards all kinds of book lovers -- no matter what you read or how you read it.

  • Jason Bajada has one on one in-depth conversations about life, music, fashion, art, politics, spirituality and mac n' cheese with inspirational human beings.

  • 3 Books is a completely insane and totally epic 15-year-long quest to uncover and discuss the 1000 most formative books in the world. Each chapter discusses the 3 most formative books of one of the world's most inspiring people. Sample guests include: Brené Brown, David Sedaris, Malcolm Gladwell, Angie Thomas, Cheryl Strayed, Rich Roll, Soyoung the Variety Store Owner, Derek the Hype Man, Kevin the Bookseller, Vishwas the Uber Driver, Roxane Gay, David Mitchell, Vivek Murthy, Mark Manson, Seth Godin, and Judy Blume. 3 Books is published on the lunar calendar with each of the 333 chapters dropped on the exact minute of every single new moon and every single full moon all the way up to 5:21 am on September 1, 2031. 3 Books is an Apple "Best Of" award-winning show and is 100% non-profit with no ads, no sponsors, no commercials, and no interruptions. 3 Books has 3 clubs including the End of the Podcast Club, the Cover to Cover Club, and the Secret Club, which operates entirely through the mail and is only accessible by calling 1-833-READ-A-LOT. Each chapter is hosted live and in-person at the guest's preferred location by Neil Pasricha, New York Times bestselling author of The Book of Awesome, The Happiness Equation, Two-Minute Mornings, etc.



    For more info check out: https://www.3books.co

  • Presenting the best detectives from the Golden Age of Radio. Each week, we'll bring you an episode starring one of Old Time Radio's greatest detectives and the story behind the show. Join us for adventures of Philip Marlowe, Sam Spade, Johnny Dollar, and many more.

  • Montréal-Orford
    Jean-Philippe Cliche et Amélie P Bédard
    Un podcast entre amis tricoteurs. Deux humains qui parlent de tricot en abordant un thème différent à tous les épisodes.

  • A podcast that's supposed to be about art, kind of

  • Short stories and tall tales.

    From the producer of Canada's longest-running live storytelling competition, Vancouver Story Slam.

  • Jay Du Temple discute avec des gens inspirants pour apprendre, rire, relaxer, évoluer, bref tout sauf stagner. Enregistré avec passion, en toute humilité­, au Ranch studio.

  • Marie-Louise Arsenault anime un talk-show littéraire s'intéressant à toutes les formes d'écriture et de prise de parole.

  • VeryPink Knits, the companion podcast to the VeryPink Knits YouTube channel, focused on answering your knitting questions. With Staci Perry and Casey Bernard.

  • Join popular author and Youtuber Olivia Biermann, known online as Liv B, in her debut podcast Life Chats with Liv B! Liv offers a more intimate glimpse into her life as she chats about all things health, happiness, wellness, love, relationships, spirituality, self-development and much more. In each episode, Liv talks to her listeners (sometimes with a guest!), allowing them to feel as though they are right there in her living room, sipping tea and chatting with her.

    Music: https://soundcloud.com/soundsofsion

  • The intersection of art, culture and politics. Hosted by Torquil Campbell and Ali Momen.

    Each week Torquil and Ali get together with fellow musicians, actors, and artists to discuss the latest in the world of art, society, culture, and politics. The conversation is lively, free of crap, and with a unique perspective that only these two guys can bring.

    Send your comments to softrevcast@gmail.com! Join us on Patreon and get BONUS EPISODES, EXTENDED INTERVIEWS, and MORE! www.patreon.com/softrevolution

  • Welcome to our the start of something new. Welcome to "Theater for the Mind", an exploration into the craft that is aural storytelling. Each episode we will explore something new and exciting, including the IA Theater, which is an improvisational audio drama.

    Future releases will come on a non-scheduled basis. Since these often take a good amount of time to create, it would not be advantageous of the art-form to try and rush things.