Category: Rebecca Messina
Episode 155 – Spotify and Apple Podcast Subscriptions; Anne Mac Leaving Radio 1; News UK Scaling Back TV Ambitions
Joining Olly Mann this week are the news editor of the Press Gazette, Charlotte Tobitt, radio executive Trevor Dann and digital editor at Immediate Media, Rebecca Messina This week: As Spotify and Apple launch paid subscriptions for podcasters what will it mean for the way audio makers get paid? Also: News UK scales back its…
Episode 147 – The Audio Adventures of Harry & Meghan
Olly is joined by Matt Deegan (Folder Media) and Rebecca Messina (Immediate Media) to discuss the media news from the past fortnight. On today’s show: Spotify snaps up Harry and Meghan – we take a look at the former royals’ podcast strategy and another spendy year for the Swedish music giant; we look to the future…
Episode 138 – Equality in Audio Pact; Tim Davie named BBC DG; Journos out, AI in at MSN
Media industry news and gossip presented by Olly Mann with guests Faraz Osman (managing director of production house Gold Wala), podcaster Christina Moore (Don’t Skip Media) and Rebecca Messina (digital editor at Immediate Media). This week: Hundreds of audio production companies sign an equality pact to fight racism in the industry; Editors at top US…
Episode 132 – Pandemic Broadcasting, Remote Working and Freelance Precariousness
Jim Waterson (media editor, the Guardian), Rebecca Messina (digital editor, Immediate Media) and Matt Deegan (creative director, Folder Media) join Olly Mann to reflect on the media’s response to the global Coronavirus pandemic.
Episode 127 – 2020 Vision: Pundit Predictions Special
Our annual predictions special is a glimpse into what 2020 has in store as The Media Podcast’s panel of industry insiders stroke their crystal balls to bring us prophecies for the year ahead in TV, radio, print and online. Some of our favourite contributors share their forecasts, including journalists Alex Hudson and Rebecca Gillie, audio…
Episode 120 – Sky and C4’s Ad Deal, Amazon’s Audiobook Raid, Best Journo Junkets
With guests Rebecca Gillie (theweek.co.uk) and Maisie McCabe (Campaign Magazine).