October 20, 2021 – ARN’s iHeartRadio Australia has bolstered its already extensive content offering by adding NPR’s podcast list to the app.
NPR is the leading independent, non-profit media organization in the United States founded on the mission of creating a more informed audience. NPR content connects to millions of listeners, personalizing local and global stories while exploring news, ideas and what it means to be human.
Podcasts that have been added to iHeartRadio Australia include TED Radio Time, Planet Money and How i built this, as well as news, health and finance titles.
ARN’s iHeartRadio Content Director Brett ‘Nozz’ Nossiter said: “We are excited to add NPR podcasts to iHeartRadio Australia and New Zealand, as we continue to provide listeners with access to the best content. local and global. NPR is a highly respected source of entertaining and educational podcast content popular with Australians. ”
“We are excited to share NPR’s incredible list of podcast content to new listeners in Australia and New Zealand,” said Christina de Quadros, senior director of business partnerships for NPR.
NPR Podcasts are available now on iHeartRadio Australia. Listeners can access podcasts through:
Desktop, mobile or tablet computer via www.iheart.com
ARN is one of Australia’s leading broadcast and audio on demand companies. Definition of audio through Connections that matter, ARN owns or invests in 12 radio stations nationwide in addition to the digital entertainment platform, iHeartRadio. ARN’s vision is to provide the most comprehensive audio offering for audiences and advertisers across its brands – KIIS, Pure Gold, The Edge and iHeartRadio which entertain and influence over five million listeners weekly across Australia.
His KIIS network consists of KIIS 1065 Sydney with Kyle & Jackie O, KIIS 101.1 Melbourne with Jase & Lauren, Mix102.3 Adelaide with Erin Phillips & Soda, 97.3FM Brisbane with Robin, Terry & Bob and 96FM Perth with The Bunch with Clairsy & Lisa. The National Drive Show at all stations is Will & Woody.
Its Pure Gold network includes 101.7 WSFM Sydney with Jonesy & Amanda, GOLD104.3 Melbourne with Christian O’Connell, 4KQ Brisbane with Laurel, Gary & Mark and Adelaide’s Cruise 1323 with John Dean.
The Edge is available on FM as The Edge 96.ONE in Sydney and nationwide via iHeartRadio and DAB +. Edge Breakfast hosts are Mike E and Emma.
iHeartRadio, the world’s fastest growing digital service, was launched by ARN in the Australian market in 2013. ARN’s iHeartRadio is a free, all-in-one radio, music streaming, podcast and live events. In addition to being able to access their favorite music from around the world, audiences can access their favorite stations in Australia from ARN, ABC and SBS as well as stations in New Zealand and the United States. In 2020, ARN launched iHeartPodcast Network Australia, providing advertisers access on a significant scale through local, global and catch-up podcasts. The network quickly became the No.1 podcast publisher in Australia, while also holding the No.1 podcast in Australia. ARN’s suite of digital and social assets is home to Australia’s leading radio stations online, delivering highly engaged entertainment and news content, complementing the on-air experience for which ARN stations are. the most known. ARN is an HT&E company. For more details, visit www.arn.com.au.
NPR, which celebrates its 50th anniversary this year, is widely known for its rigorous reporting and unparalleled storytelling that connects to millions of Americans every day – on the radio, online, and in person. NPR strives to create a more informed audience – an audience challenged and reinvigorated by a deeper understanding and appreciation of events, ideas and cultures. With a nationwide network of award-winning journalists and 17 international offices, NPR and its member stations are never far from where a story takes place. Listeners can find NPR by connecting to their local member stations (npr.org/stations), and it’s now easy to listen to our stories on smart speakers. Ask your smart speaker to “Play NPR” and you will be connected to the live stream from your local member station. Your speaker can also access NPR podcasts, NPR One, NPR News Now, and Visual Newscast is available to selected speakers. Get more information at npr.org/about and by following NPR Extra at Facebook, Twitter and Instagram