The autumn season has arrived and in Spotify France, it means one thing: the podcast. Between this September and the end, podcast listeners and spending in France have doubled, and there are no signs of a decline in enthusiasm across the country. To help satisfy a growing appetite for audio entertainment, French producers are working hard in the studio to create more unique shows for love.
Listeners can talk about 13 new releases in the coming months that range from history storytelling to recovery to investigative journalism. It includes more episodes of fan favorites Powder, A new idea from a loved one Come out Host Alice Goldfarb And Julia Liani, And a new show of the former basketball star Tony Parker. Plus, Spotify France is launching its first video podcast (or vodcast) featuring influencers. Bilal Hasani, Sulivan Gwed, Sandy Jules, Johan (Aka Sparkdice), And Wesley Creed. There is also an adaptation of the novel Francis Ricin Along the way, including a historical fictional podcast that deals with the colonial past of France and much more.
Check out the full slate of French language podcasts here, debuted early this fall, sorted by themes so you can easily find what you’re looking for.
Powder, Coming back with the season this October
Journalist, writer, and co-founder of the production studio Novels-Quotes, Lauren Bastid, The French podcast scene has become one of the voices of the ongoing feminist movement in France. Now, he joins Spotify France Studios as a creative partner to launch a rich and versatile collaboration. Her podcast, Powder, Now available exclusively on Spotify, in a new season where he will be interviewing artists, activists and political figures.
“This collaboration with Spotify is a big pride and a big change for me,” Lauren said For the record. “When I started Powder In 2016, I had no idea how big the show would be or how much the world of podcasts would evolve. Creating Season 6 with Spotify, I want to lead the way in new business models, new ways of creating media and using it. The Spotify interface won me over as an audience. I am proud to be Spotify’s first creative partner in France, and I look forward to many exciting projects aimed at protecting and defending women’s freedom of thought in the future, which will always be at the heart of my work as a journalist. ”
Maurice Recruitment, Premiering this November
In a parallel universe, Rasik Guillaume Meurice He is running for president in 2022. To find his future economy minister (and environment, sexuality, etc.), the newly elected president of the Republic of France will have to interview members of his ideal government. You can follow as a fly on the wall as Gillam talks to academics, politicians, artists and activists. Every hilarious conversation in Gilaum’s fictional presidency campaign gives the host and his guests the opportunity to share their positive outlook on society, offer alternatives to today’s challenges, and ignite things.
“This podcast comes from a desire to discuss things that are not relentlessly repeated in political discourse, with personalities who come up with new ideas without stopping us from making fun of them.”
Wedge oh yes, Returning September 23
Wedge oh yes A history podcast that you have never heard before! The host historian Manon Brill And comedians Alex Ramiras Bring humor to history because they rethink the past. In each episode, Mannan and Alex interview experts about a specific period or historical fact. Their offbeat approach makes academic knowledge accessible and attractive to all.
Braja reports, Premiering this October
This podcast draws a line between documentary and fiction and focuses on an essential but forbidden part of the collective memory of France: the colony. The show centers on a fictional character named Johan, a young Franco-Gabonese man in 1930 in search of his missing mother who discovers the real and highly confidential “Braza Report”. Its content will change his life. Explosive documents, written by Explorer 20 years ago Pierre Savorganan de Brazza, Condemns the destruction of colonies in equatorial Africa. Braja reports Feature actor Cheek Kamilindi Comédie Française and Beninese singer-songwriter and activist Angelique Kidjo, As well as the author’s exclusive insights Lillian Thuram.
Algerian sauce, Premiering in early 2022
Questions about family silence, unread hints and identity – French% The young French population has a lasting and complex connection with the colonies and the Algerian war. Podcast host Paul, a doctoral student in sociology, once learned this by chance, became interested in understanding whether the new generation could redefine how France could redefine its relationship with its Algerian memory. And so, he set out to meet five young people whose history has been marked in one way or another by this common past. Algerian sauce A documentary that lifts the veil from a fundamental social issue and marks the point of personal and political fusion.
Tony Parker, Premiering this November
He is the greatest French basketball player in history, an American sports legend, a recognized businessman and now a podcast host. Tony Parker, One of the most respected Frenchmen in the world and a model of success for several generations, welcomed athletes, artists and leaders to join him in the recording studio. Together, Tony and his guests give the audience a front row seat in their unsolicited conversations about success, commitment, and common values that help them stay grounded.
Alice and Julia, Premiering in early 2022
After finishing their successful podcast Come out, Host Alice Goldfarb And Julia Liani And the Spotify Studio team is continuing their collaboration on a new talk show project. The two outspoken entrepreneurs invited the public, personalities, artists and workers to discuss topics close to their hearts: fashion, ecology, politics, the LGBTQIA + community and even celebrities.
“Many brands and advertisers are unfortunately still embarrassed to support the LGBTQIA + cause,” explains Julia and Ellis. “Spotify has now come to believe us by producing Come out. We are thrilled to be working together again on this new project, an interview podcast where we will talk about all the things we think about! ”
Shadow, Premiering this November
Eighteen years ago nine years old Estelle Mouzin Missing on the way home from school. Inside Shadow, Chloe Triumph, An investigative journalist for Europe 1 Radio, led a new investigation into the tragic case. Chloe talks to Estelle’s father in the podcast and follows in his footsteps Michelle Forniret, A well-known serial killer who was eventually convicted of Estelle’s murder. This neutral counter-investigation brings new material and new light to the official investigation and tries to answer a terrifying question: could we have known the truth earlier?
In dark water, Premiering in early 2022
Journalists Adele Humbert And Emily Dennett, Known for their investigative podcasts 1000 degrees (1000 degrees) In the tragedy caused by a parcel bomb, search for a new, unresolved legal case: the sinking of the Breton trawler Bugled Braze in 2004 off the British coast. These documentary ministries are the result of a year and a half of investigation. Together, the hosts unravel the mystery of the unresolved disaster and reveal the real evidence in indescribable cases.
“Our new series is the culmination of months of fieldwork in France and abroad; It’s a very ambitious part that we couldn’t have done without Spotify’s support, ”Adele and Emily added.
Damien, Premiering in early 2022
Following the successful run of the podcast Sex Club (Sex club), Samia Basil And Spotify Studios is collaborating again. This time, Samia is embarking on a challenging descriptive documentary project: The Educational Path of a Child with a Special Need. He began a year-long investigation to meet Damien, a fifth-grader at a public school in Paris, who is crossing a milestone in his young life as he enters sixth grade. Will he get the accommodation he needs to adapt to his new school? The podcast follows Damien’s journey as he navigates the educational system in Paris.
Animalia, Premiering this October
Animalia Spotify France’s first podcast dedicated to children. Host Cyril Dion Leads a fun ministry that focuses on endangered animals and gives them unique personalities, all while raising awareness about extinction. Acting interest Will also release an illustrated album this fall with the show and to animate the animals.
“Today, 38,543 species are threatened with extinction,” Cyril shared. “It’s a huge number, but hopefully, if we all work together and rethink the way we live in the world. AnimaliaIts ambition: Adults can be respected if children are given their knowledge and tools while being with them in the discovery of the animal kingdom.
The Fabulous, Premiering September 21, 2022
The Fabulous Spotify Studio France’s first video podcast or vodcast! Each week, a new episode will be available on Spotify exclusively in both audio and video formats. The ceremony follows Bilal Hasani, Sulivan Gwed, Sandy Jules, Johan (Aka Sparkdice), And Wesley Creed, Who form a group of influential people living under the same roof together. FiveSome has been collectively nicknamed “The Fabulous”. But they are much more than that; They represent a free and modern next generation. Friendship, success, mental health, astrology, pop culture, sex and gender identity. . . With humor, lightness and maturity, the group gives a glimpse into the concerns of today’s youth.
Comfortable and unobtrusive
Jane Jane, Premiering at the end of the year
Meditation gets a musical refresh. Singer and influential Chloe Staffler Invite the audience to join him in a quiet meditation session. Each session is conducted by artists different from the French music scene and focus on a theme of their favorite.
Can’t wait to start listening? Start a new season of podcasts via vodka The Fabulous, Which is premiering today. And stay tuned for more releases to come!