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Eric McQuade is a co-founder and the director of audio development at The Timbre. He has written for The Atlantic and was previously the senior fiction editor at The Pinch.
Eric McQuade’s Recent Articles
Dec 19, 2016
The Best Podcast Episodes of 2016
In 2016, podcasts were more in demand than ever.
Apr 29, 2016
7 Beer Podcasts That'll Make You an Expert... and Thirsty
Beer, like coffee, the Lower East Side, and condiments, elevated its lowbrow status years ago.
Apr 20, 2016
8 History Podcasts That'll Make You Smarter
We know, we know.
Apr 7, 2016
The 11 Best 'Radiolab' Episodes
Radiolab came in like a one-two punch with This American Life, popularizing the podcast world with science-minded stories.
Mar 24, 2016
After 'Serial,' Try These 7 Other Podcasts
Serial, Ira Glass & Sarah Koenig's investigative podcast, awoke the general public's love for audio storytelling.
Mar 1, 2016
The Best Political Podcasts to Listen to Right Now
Every four years, election season arrives to dust Americans with campaign attack ads, doomsday op-eds, and enough political memes to choke a donkey (or an elephant).
Feb 8, 2016
11 Podcasts That Real Talk About Sex
Like the characters on Friends, only without the irritating dancing they do in the opening credits, podcasts will be there for you.
Jan 27, 2016
A Podcast for Every Activity in Your Life
For when you're scrambling over breakfast and coffee: Internet Explorer
Jan 22, 2016
7 Must-Listen Podcasts About Football
Unless your team makes it all the way, Super Bowl Sunday serves only to sate your desire to wear sweatpants in public and let cheap beer flow like wine, an annual celebration of crockpots and advertising.
Jan 9, 2016
13 Brilliant 'This American Life' Episodes You Can Hear Right Now
During its 20-year run, Ira Glass' This American Life has earned many broadcasting awards, boosted countless careers, and spawned at least one hit podcast (Serial).
Dec 29, 2015
The 15 Most Essential Podcasts of 2015
2015 was the year podcasts went mainstream.
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