Relax with These Austin Podcasts

If you’re looking for podcasts that deal with topics local to Austin or Texas more widely, then check out these options. Find your new favorite podcast to stream from our South Lamar apartments at Cole Apartments.

The Beerists

Do you love beer? Well, many people do! The Beerists deliver an hour-long episode each week devoted to all types of beer. This is the ultimate “try before you buy” experience. You’ll discover new beers to try and ones to avoid when you listen to this podcast.

On 2nd Thought

Austin American-Statesman sports columnists Kirk Bohls and Cedric Golden host On 2nd Thought. You get their opinions on the latest news in sports. Local and national sports personalities also stop by to offer their opinions as well.

If you’re a sports lover, you don’t want to miss this popular podcast. Recent guests have included ESPN college basketball analyst Dick Vitale, UT Athletic Director Chris Del Conte, and Houston Chronicle sports reporter John McClain. 

This Song 

Have you ever wondered what inspired the songwriter who penned your favorite tune? On This Song, musician, composer, and KUTX radio host Elizabeth McQueen asks musicians about their lives and the inspiration for their music. After you finish listening, you may never view your favorite song the same way again. 

The Brief 

Whether you’re a news junkie or enjoy keeping up with current events, you’ll love this daily podcast. Brought to you by the nonprofit news agency Texas Tribune, The Brief delivers a daily dose of news for Texans. This podcast keeps you informed without taking too much time out of your day. 

15-Minute History

15 Minute History teaches you historical facts faster than you can watch an episode of The Office on Netflix. Produced by the History Department at the University of Texas at Austin, the show ran from 2012 to 2019. Even though the college isn’t producing any more new episodes, the show’s catalog is extensive enough to keep you entertained for hours.

All in all, these Austin podcasts offer great entertainment for everyone. If you’d like to listen to them in comfortable surroundings, consider making Cole Apartments your next home. For more information about our vibrant apartment community, contact us today.

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