Osiris Media Expands ‘Artist Spotlight’ Podcasts with New Shows from Milk Carton Kids, Umphrey’s McGee, Snarky Puppy and Karina Rykman
Today we announce five new artist-focused podcasts, which highlight new music and the creative process while bringing music fans closer to the artists they love.
Sad Songs Comedy Hour, starring the Milk Carton Kids, is a new kind of multimedia experience. Bringing music and conversation together in an audio and video series, hosts Joey Ryan and Kenneth Pattengale will bring guests from music, film, comedy, art, and more for witty conversation and a live musical performance. The Milk Carton Kids will join Osiris Media CEO onstage at Podcast Movement Evolutions on Friday, March 25, 2022 at 4pm PT for a discussion about their show and the intersection of music and podcasting.
Talking Circles, created with Umphrey’s McGee, is a track-by-track exploration of the band’s upcoming album, “Asking For A Friend.” Each episode breaks down a song from the new album using band interviews, demos, and other music elements. This podcast helps to get new music from the band in front of new listeners and gives fans an inside look at the creative process. Listen now on Apple, Spotify, or wherever you listen to podcasts.
Empire Central, is a podcast about the making of Snarky Puppy’s forthcoming album. Snarky Puppy has received multiple GRAMMY awards and with a cast of 25 rotating musicians, their creative process is unlike any other. Through interviews, demo recordings, and live audio capture from the recording session in Dallas, Empire Central is destined to bring listeners deep into the world of Snarky Puppy and their highly anticipated new album. Coming Summer 2022.
Inappropriate Happiness, a new weekly podcast with musician Karina Rykman (Marco Benevento, Ween) and co-host Isaac Sloane that focuses on music and concert news, and stories from the world of music. The podcast gives listeners a glimpse into the life of a traveling musician who is endlessly fascinated by the thrill of a live show, and who follows the ups and downs of an ever-changing industry. Premieres March 24. Listen now on Apple, Spotify or wherever you get your podcasts.
Kiss Kiss Bang Bang New Music Files is a podcast produced and hosted by Dave Sozinho and Marc Kordelos, the team behind music promotion agency U.N.C.L.E. Each episode features a deep dive on a new alternative music release, with band interviews as well as commentary from record label and radio promotion execs. Listen now on Apple, Spotify or wherever you get your podcasts.
“Bringing music fans closer to the artists they love was why we created Osiris,” said RJ Bee, CEO of Osiris Media. “These new shows give us the opportunity to work with even more amazing musicians, and to bring their stories and experiences to life for people who love music.”