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The Best Barrie Podcasts

The Best Barrie Podcasts

The Best Barrie Podcasts

A Look At Some of the Best Streaming Audio from Local Creators

So…being stuck mostly inside is still a thing for the rest of the month.

But being indoors doesn’t mean we have to deprive ourselves of culture and entertainment. Through the magic of streaming, Spotify and other podcatchers, the growing audio entertainment industry is just a tap away. And there are a stream’s worth of cool podcasts to sample!

Of course we’ve got a variety of home grown series, so be sure to include the likes of Cinema Smackdown and Uncover The Music in your audio adventures. Read on for more!

The Best Barrie Podcasts

True crime junkies should have a listen to Whereabouts Unknown, hosted by local private investigator Ellen White. The ongoing series shines a spotlight on the stories of the missing and murdered in Canada, particularly cases from around the region.

Comedy fans will get a kick out of local Yike’s Sketch Troupe alums in the Dilemma Dudes pod, exploring topics like “should you expose your friend’s cheating husband?” or “Is it Ok to ghost someone?

Sequel Talk with local filmmaker Mitch Graszat is a pop culture-savvy chat where guests dream up imaginary sequels and talk about em! Recent episodes include bad ideas for classic movies like Heathers and the Princess Bride. And it’s not limited to just movies. Mitch and company also speculate on what could have been with classic songs and TV shows.

There’s no Barrie Colts this year (insert sad emoji/hockey puck here) but that doesn’t mean we don’t have local hockey chatter. The Very Barrie Colts pod is hosted by super fans and general hockey geeks, Ryan Noble and Ryan McArthur. There’s a deep dive of archived episodes to go through for a refresher on the Colt’s past seasons.

The Best Barrie Podcasts

The Lost Sons podcast is the brainchild of local music scene gurus Shane and Alex. Their show is all about supporting the scene through interviews and advice, like how to pick the right song structure for your tunes. They also review music videos and share their own cool experiences from performing in Barrie.

Another great entry to the podcast universe that is all about supporting the local scene is the aptly named Team Bayfleld – Support The Scene. Presented in association with Sunrise Records on Bayfield, hosts Gillian and Richard interview local artists and engage in record shop talk for the pandemic age.

What Did you Think of The Best Barrie Podcasts? Any Cool Local Pods That We Missed? Let Us Know in the Comments!

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