Bringing Independent Podcasts To BBC Sounds: A Conversation With Caroline Crampton
24 May 2023
BBC Sounds Stage
Join Lauren Bradley, Editorial Manager for Acquisitions at BBC Sounds, as she sits down with podcaster Caroline Crampton to discuss her experience bringing her podcast Shedunnit to the BBC Sounds platform for the first time. Shedunnit is a storytelling podcast that unravels the mysteries behind classic detective stories, and has gained a loyal following since its launch both on and off BBC Sounds. In this session, Caroline will share her insights on the process of bringing an independent podcast to a large platform like BBC Sounds, the benefits of the partnership, and the challenges that she faced along the way. Lauren and Caroline will also discuss the importance of supporting independent voices in podcasting, and how initiatives like the BBC's acquisition programme can help to amplify diverse perspectives and stories. Don't miss this engaging conversation about the evolving landscape of podcasting and the exciting opportunities for independent creators to share their work with wider audiences.