Osiris Media Announces Full Slate Of 2021 Podcasts
This summer, Osiris launches Alive Again, a limited series podcast focusing on Phish guitarist Trey Anastasio‘s solo career. Alive Again is based on extensive interviews with Trey and dives into the evolution of his songwriting, creative development and more. Stream a teaser here.
The upcoming Beautiful Garbage limited series examines the development of punk rock. Hosted and written by Kevin Hogan, the podcast features stories detailing the sociopolitical factors that led to the punk aesthetic along with stories noting punk’s innovation in sound and style. Head here for a trailer.
Osiris premieres its first fiction podcast, Sugar Maple, this October. “Over the course of this eight-episode season, listeners will meet musicians from different genres, different backgrounds—and different eras—to hear about the unique journey of the Sugar Maple,” notes a statement from Osiris Media. “Each owner discovers the guitar, and writes a single song with it before parting with it in ways that are sometimes unexpected, unwelcome or unexplained.” Listen to a trailer here.
On May 3 comes the debut of Mystery Mixtape, a trivia podcast. Musician and entertainer Ethan Eubanks hosts the show with each episode featuring a five-song playlist, with every tune including a clue that helps listeners solve a puzzle. Listeners can submit their answer for a chance to win prizes.
Finally, Festival Circuit returns in June for its second season. After focusing on New Orleans in season one, the second season profiles the legendary Newport Folk Festival.