Picks of the week
Taylor Swift might sound an odd selection for a podcast dedicated to the world of intercourse, medication and rock’n’roll, however Jake Brennan finds loads of juice to squeeze as he begins this new season. He uncovers a raft of stalkers, loss of life threats and a complete load of misplaced songs in Swift’s closet. However what the salacious story actually brings house is how powerful and harmful it’s for a lady to be one of many world’s most recognisable celebrities.
Tenfold Extra Depraved
“This story is a thriller the place the killer merely vanishes,” says creator Kate Winkler Dawson as she unveils the story of Clara “Tiger Lady” Phillips, who murdered her husband’s lover. Dripping in gossipy, true-crime insights from Twenties Los Angeles, there’s additionally an undercurrent of a coercive relationship. HV
There isn’t a disgrace in feeling lonely, so why is there nonetheless such a stigma hooked up? That’s the problem tackled by Jaja Muhammed on this one-off Broccoli Productions podcast. Talking with individuals about their experiences, Muhammed unpicks all of the methods an individual can really feel lonely, and asks what the federal government is doing in regards to the loneliness epidemic. A reassuring and well timed pay attention. Hollie Richardson
Precisely. With Florence Given
“Conversations that present the depth you don’t get from an Instagram caption” is the MO of this new podcast from artist and creator Florence Given. The primary batch of episodes are about intercourse, with episode one that includes a candid, humorous dialog with dominatrix Madam Storm. Future intercourse chatters will embody It’s a Sin’s Olly Alexander. Alexi Duggins
This new podcast from the brains behind Tunnel 29 makes an attempt to create an immersive expertise that places you within the sneakers of people that’ve acquired life-changing medical diagnoses. Suppose vivid descriptions of therapy rooms, the background burble of medical employees and heart-rending moments from the poignant to the tragic. AD