Name of podcast: Hoy Empieza Todo (Everything Starts Today)
What topics are covered? This is a podcast about music, all new songs and albums, concerts, singers and many more. It focuses in music from Spain from a genre called Trova.
Why is it good to listen to?
This podcast is great for all music lovers and especially for those who enjoy Spanish songs. It shares information about new singers, albums and much more. The host’s voice is clear and easy to understand, although he talks in a very elaborate, poetry-like manner.
To listen or subscribe to the podcast, please visit http://www.rtve.es/alacarta/audios/hoy-empieza-todo-con-angel-carmona/
How often are the podcasts updated? This podcasts are updated every other week.
Length of each podcast: Podcasts vary in length from 14 minutes to two hours.
This is a very entertaining music program from Spain in which host Angel Carmona and his team search and compile all new songs, singers, bars and music joints to share the information with the audience. The program plays the music and comments about it. The music genre is Trova, a genre born in Spain from the “trovadores”, travelers who would go from town to town singing what they have seen or stories of what they heard in distant lands.
The host often invites singers and producers to the podcasts and conducts interesting interviews to discover what is behind every song. He also broadcasts new album releases, announces shows, concerts and events and conducts surveys and contest. He often gives away samples of the singles and sometimes even tickets for the concerts.
Summary: This podcast broadcasts music from Spain and all its related topics. The host’s voice is clear although his Spanish requires the listener to pay attention in order to understand the “hidden meanings”.