International Podcast Day, celebrated on September 30th since 2014. We have seen a huge rise of popularity in Podcasts in the past few years, it changed people’s way of enjoying audio entertainment completely. With Podcast, people can tune in to their favorite podcast when commuting to work or cooking dinner, and never have to worry about missing out on any episode. As of 2022, there are currently so many good podcasts that are available in different podcasting platforms, for free, for everyone’s interests. So, celebrating this year’s International Podcast Day with a new podcast that you have never listened to! Not sure where to start? Check out this list of Best Podcasts of 2022 curated for you from Sierra Experts.
The Daily – The New York Times
Unfold the biggest stories of our time daily, told by the best journalists in the world. Twenty minutes a day, five days a week, ready by 6 a.m. This is what the news should sound like. Enjoy your daily news with The Daily.
A Hot Dog Is a Sandwich – Mythical & Ramble
A hot dog is a sandwich! Or not? Whichever side you are on for this long-term debate, get ready for Mythical Chefs Josh Scherer and Nicole Enayati together discuss, debate, and dissect the web’s most hilariously controversial culinary quandaries. Whether American Cheese is really cheese, if Popeyes are overrated, or what is the best shape of pasta. Be prepared, the debate might surprise you!
Distractible – Wood Elf Media
The Distractible podcast with Mark Fischbach, Wade Barnes, and Bob Muyskens is a space to have thoughtful discussions about funny, out there, or otherwise interesting stories from everyday life. It is also an opportunity for three friends to remind each other they are not as smart as they think.
Life Kit – NPR
Everyone needs a little help in life. After all it’s all our first time being a human. From sleep to saving money to parenting and more, Life Kit talks to the experts to get the best advice out there. This Podcast is here to help you get it together.
This Podcast Will Kill You – Exactly Right
OK, spoiler alert, this podcast cannot actually kill you, but it covers so many things that can. Each episode tackles a different disease, from its history to its biology, and finally, how scared you need to be. Ecologists and epidemiologists Erin Welsh and Erin Allmann Updyke make infectious diseases acceptable fodder for dinner party conversation and provide the perfect cocktail recipe to match.
Stuff You Should Know – iHeartPodcasts
Reveal surprising facts of common ideas that you never know before. If you’ve ever wanted to know about champagne, Satanism, the Stonewall Uprising, chaos theory, LSD, El Nino, true crime, or Rosa Parks, then look no further, this is the podcast for you.
Myths and Legends – Jason Weiser, Carissa Weiser
Myths and Legends is a podcast that tells stories from myths, legends, and folklore that have shaped cultures throughout history. Some, like the stories of Aladdin and Hercules are stories you think you know, but with surprising origins. Others are stories you might not have heard, but really should. These are stories of wizards, knights, Vikings, dragons, and kings from the time when the world beyond the map was a dangerous and wonderful place.
Maintenance Phase – Aubrey Gordon & Michael Hobbes
As the worlds of wellness and weight loss are awash with questionable products and advice, Maintenance Phase comes in handy. This is a podcast that working on debunking the junk science and health fads with reasoned argument and research, and it’s more fun than it sounds.
99% Invisible – Roman Mars
Design is everywhere in our lives, perhaps most importantly in the places where we’ve just stopped noticing. 99% Invisible is a weekly exploration of the process and power of design and architecture. From award winning producer Roman Mars.
SmartLess – Jason Bateman, Sean Hayes, Will Arnett
“SmartLess” is a goofy conversational podcast that connects and unites people from all walks of life to learn about shared experiences through thoughtful dialogue and organic hilarity. In each episode of SmartLess, there will be a mystery celebrity guest featured, and one of the hosts reveals that mystery guest to the other two. What ensues is a genuinely improvised and authentic conversation filled with laughter and newfound knowledge to feed the SmartLess mind.