List of Charleston Podcasts

podcast-mic-setupLooking to learn a little bit more about Charleston? Want to get an inside look into the city straight from the people that live here? Just like most other fields in the Holy City, there is no shortage of podcasts about Charleston.

Learn more about each in the list below (last updated: 11/10/18):

  • And So It Begins
    • "I'm a rock radio DJ who has a broadcasting obsession and I am here to continue the legacy and ideals of my late friend and mentor Box and his podcast 'Box in The Morning.' He loved the local scene here in Charleston and these podcasts will continue the interviews with bands, how the music scene is going and also shows with guest hosts with topics that are pure nonsense. Its going to be a good time."
    • Hosted by: Wesley Castelhano
    • How to listen: iTunes
  • Art of Doing
    • "I’m endlessly fascinated by stories of average humans doing epic stuff. Often it’s not what they’re doing that’s so alluring, but rather HOW they’re doing it. If we all wake up with the same number of hours in the day, how is it that what we create, experience, and accomplish in a day, a month, or a year, can be so different? On Art of Doing, I explore this question through interviews with inspiring people and the occasional Jam Session"
    • Hosted by Hilary Johnson
    • How to listen: iTunes
  • Aural Traditions
    • "A series of audio dramas that promise to bring the ancient tradition of storytelling to the modern world"
    • Hosted by Steven Cardinal
    • Won "Best Local Podcast" in the Charleston City Paper's 2017 "Best of" issue
    • How to listen: Android, Google Play, iTunes, Stitcher, their website
  • Best for Business
    • "A podcast featuring artists, musicians, & other creative professionals"
    • Hosted by: Patch Whisky and Dan Anderson
    • How to listen: iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, Spotify
  • Call to Adventure
    • "One-hour conversation interspersed with musical selections from each guest."
    • Hosted by: Alex Opoulos and John Duckworth
    • How to listen: Soundcloud
  • Charleston Time Machine
    • "The Charleston Time Machine is an imaginary time-travel device created by historian Dr. Nic Butler at the Charleston County Public Library. It uses stories and facts from the rich, deep, colorful history of Charleston, South Carolina, as a means to educate, inspire, amuse, and even amaze the minds of our community. By exploring the stories of our shared past, we can better understand our present world and plan more effectively for the future."
    • Hosted by: Nic Butler
    • How to listen: iTunesGoogle Play, Stitcher, TuneIn, Soundcloud, and his website
  • Contribute Your Verse
    • "Contribute Your Verse offers one-on-one coaching, writing workshops, and a new podcast series - all designed to give creative writers the inspiration & resources they need to make their writing goals a reality."
    • Hosted by: Matthew Foley, Derek Berry, and Loren Mixon
    • How to listen: contributeyourverse.com/podcast, SoundCloud, iTunes, Stitcher
  • Do Work Media Podcast Network
    • "A podcast network crafted in Charleston. With topics ranging from politics to Hip Hop, you are sure to find a favorite among our wide selection of podcasts."
    • How to listen: iTunes, Soundcloud, their website
  • Effin B Radio
    • "Charleston-based comedy podcast taking a ridiculous look at the food and beverage community"
    • Hosted by: Lindsay Collins
    • Won "Best Local Podcast" in the Charleston City Paper's 2018 "Best of" issue
    • How to listen: iTunes, their website
  • Emcees & Esquires
    • "This is a political podcast and blog made by creatives. Which makes it about beliefs, culture, and ideas. It’s recorded in Charleston SC, so it’s about that too."
    • Hosted by: Benny Starr and Elliott A. Smith
    • How to listen: Website, Soundcloud
  • Flower Couch Sessions
    • "A live music series broadcasted directly from a couch located somewhere in Charleston, SC as well as Chapel Hill, NC"
    • Hosted by: The Mobros
    • How to listen: Facebook
  • Free Cookies
    • "Kate Fagan and Kathryn Budig provide delicious takeaways and inquisitive moments around sports, lifestyle, wellness and their relationship."
    • Hosted by: Kate Fagan and Kathryn Budig
    • How to listen: iTunes, Website, Soundcloud
  • Healthy Charleston
    • "Our mission to show you the bodies strength and resilience through movement"
    • Hosted by: Wes Hendricks + Yves Gege
    • How to listen: PlayerFM
  • Healthy Habits That Don't Suck by The Kale Whale
    • "Giving you tips for a healthy habit overhaul in an easy, manageable way! It's not possible to do a complete lifestyle overhaul overnight. It's not practical to deprive yourself of behaviors & foods you've been used to for so long. Life's too short to not have fun & it's too short to be unhealthy!"
    • Hosted by: The Kale Whale - Schanen Smith and Erin Whalen
    • How to listen: iTunes, Anchor
  • Hidden F&B

    • "Hidden F&B is a monthly podcast spotlighting the hidden heroes of Charleston's Food and Beverage scene"
    • Hosted by: Helen Mitternight
    • How to listen: iTunes and Their website
  • I Love This Buzz
    • "Monday through Friday you can hear my raspy voice from 5a-10a on the 2 Girls and a Guy Show on Mix96 in Charleston...or at a local bar drinking a glass of wine, requesting a Britney Spears song, with a microphone in hand. Pop Culture, Relationships, Dating, & any television show on Bravo are usually my favorite topics to discuss!"
    • Hosted by: Brooke Ryan
    • How to listen: Soundcloud, their website
  • Keep it Juicy
    • "A half-hour weekly podcast for those who are bold, passionate, and ready to squeeze every drop of juice out of life. We feature national experts on how to live a juicy life."
    • Hosted by: Helen Mitternight
    • How to listen: iTunes and Their website
  • The Leagues: World Soccer Podcast
    • "American soccer fanatic Del Shaffer covers all the major topics in the world of the beautiful game! Join Del, his guests, players, coaches and pundits as they cover the World Cup, Premier League, La Liga, Bundesliga, Ligue 1, MLS, USL and the US Men's National Team"
    • Hosted by: Del Shaffer
    • How to listen: iTunes, Stitcher
  • Metal4Metal
    • "Each week we'll bring you the best in heavy metal news, reviews, and interviews.  Our goal is to create a community of individuals who share a passion for heavy metal music."
    • Hosted by: PJ Steven and Dennis Parker
    • How to listen: Their website
  • Mic'd Up
    • Podcast from the Charleston Activist Network
    • How to listen: Soundcloud
  • The Petty Couch Podcast
    • "Charleston comics Hagan Ragland and Jon Antoine take on and dissect each other, guests, and the world from the comfort of their living room couch."
    • Hosted by: Hagan Ragland and Jon Antoine
    • How to listen: iTunes
  • Pleasing Terrors
    • "Join acclaimed ghost storyteller Mike Brown for a bi-weekly tour through the shadows of history. The Pleasing Terrors Podcast features stories about haunted places, creepy history, and forgotten folklore."
    • Hosted by: Mike Brown
    • How to listen: iTunes, Stitcher
  • Pocket Liquor
    • "Booze-inspired conversation"
    • Hosted by: Brandon Plyler and Jayce McConnell
    • How to listen: iTunes, their website
  • Scandal Sheets
    • "Scandal Sheets is a weekly podcast devoted to exposing the scandals of history…and the sites where they took place. Every week we venture into the past to discover a new tale"
    • Hosted by: Caroline and Adrienne
    • How to listen: Apple Podcasts, iHeartRadioStitcher, and TuneIn
  • Silicon Harbor Radio
    • "The Tech Life with host Rich Conte together with Silicon Harbor Magazine bring you Silicon Harbor Radio; news and interviews from the Technology, Creative and Entrepreneur communities in Charleston, SC."
    • How to listen: their website
  • T. Basch & The Fellas

    • "A show for the typical every day sports fan, created by a few every day sports fans! The only difference between YOU and US, is we got a microphone"
    • Hosted by: Thomas Basch
    • How to listen: Soundcloud
  • The Southern Fork
    • "Here is your access to some of the South's most interesting culinary stories; they are too good not to share! Listen and join the conversation."
    • Hosted by: Stephanie Burt
    • How to listen: iTunes and Stitcher
  • The Thread
    • "Two months and 13 days separate two shootings that changed South Carolina forever. This first season of The Thread will explore larger issues that connect these two murder trials and the conversations that they have unearthed and reignited."
    • Hosted by: Caitlin Byrd
    • How to listen: iTunes and Soundcloud
  • This Tech Life with Rich Conte
    • "Exploring and connecting with the emerging Tech Startup success stories in Charleston SC led to the idea of sharing those stories and increasing awareness of the exciting growth of “Silicon Harbor."
    • Hosted by: Rich Conte
    • iTunes
  • To The Echo Radio Show
    • "Entertainment News, Music, Funny"
    • Hosted by: Nicholas O'Kelley and Derek Daisey
    • How to listen: iTunes and Website
  • We're Just the Messengers
    • Society & Culture
    • Hosted by: Mike Huguenin and Moe Spann
    • How to listen: iTunes and Soundcloud
  • We're Working On It
    • "Podcasting experiment by the Charleston City Paper" featuring "spoken word audio editions" of some CCP stories
    • Hosted by: Sam Spence
    • How to listen: iTunes, and Google Play,
  • The Winnow
    • "The Post and Courier's food editor Hanna Raskin and Southern Living's contributing barbecue editor Robert Moss in 2016 teamed up to launch The Winnow, a podcast devoted to what's happening in the Southern food world. "
    • Hosted by: Hanna Raskin and Robert Moss
    • How to listen: iTunes

Defunct Podcasts

  • The Fringe
    • "Bringing all new music to your earholes! We only play music from the past 7 days, so get ready to enjoy the best variety of the latest tracks"
    • Hosted by: Kalyn Oyer and DJ Edwards
    • How to listen: Soundcloud
  • The Joseph Coker Podcast

    • "Interviewing some of the most interesting people coming in and out of Charleston, SC"
    • Hosted by: Joseph Coker
    • How to listen: iTunes, their website
  • This Should Be A Podcast

    • "Your humorous look at Charleston, South Carolina area business and culture"
    • Hosted by: Andrew Sprague, Liz Segrist, and Ryan Wilcox
    • How to listen: iTunes, their website

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