Podcast fans, rejoice! The “Now Hear This” podcast festival will bring together the brightest stars in podcasting for a fan-focused weekend of live performances, meet-and-greet opportunities, immersive fan experiences and more. More than 30 performers will be present to meet their fans and entertain audiences over three days, including:
- Marc Maron of "WTF with Marc Maron"
- Scott Aukerman, comedian and producer behind Comedy Central’s “Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis and host of "Comedy Bang! Bang!"
- Casey Wilson and Danielle Schneider of “B*tch Sesh”
- Linda Holmes, Stephen Thompson and Glen Weldon of NPR's "Pop Culture Happy Hour"
- Guy Raz of “TED Radio Hour” and “How I Built This”
- Rico Gagliano and Brendan Francis Newman of “Dinner Party Download”
- Aaron Mehnke of “Lore”
- Reggie Ossé of “Combat Jack Show”
The inaugural “Now Hear This” podcast festival takes place on October 28-30, 2016, in Anaheim, California. Single-day tickets range from $50-$100; 3-day passes and VIP passes also available from $150-$280. For full details on the festival, including talent, schedule and ticketing, visit nowhearthisfest.com