Best podcasts to listen to in 2020: Kerwin Frost Talks, NYT's Modern Love, 99% Invisible, and more
MUSIC l Kerwin Frost Talks
Kerwin Frost is a well-known name in New York City's streetwear scene. His podcast, Kerwin Frost Talks, features guest appearances by notable personalities in the art and entertainment industries such as fashion designer Jeremy Scott, producer Diplo, and musician Post Malone. Instead of recording in a sterile studio, Frost visits his guests where they're most comfortable, either their own homes or private studios. His hour-long podcast takes listeners inside the lives and minds of these creative visionaries.
RELATIONSHIPS l Modern Love
Modern Love started out as a weekly column love in the New York Times. In 2015, one of its articles, "36 Questions That Lead to Love", went viral. Today, the column has grown to become a podcast. Love and romance is explored through the varied lens of dating, flirting, cheating, and so much more. What's more, these fascinating stories are read out by popular actors such as Kate Winslet, Uma Thurman, Terry Crews, and Jake Gyllenhaal. Each 30-minute episode ends with a note from the author of the story that details the aftermath of the incident.
LIFESTYLE l CRTL ALT DELETE
Hosted by writer and author Emma Gannon, CRTL ALT DELETE champions equality at work and helps young adults navigate their careers. Gannon chats with experts, writers, and creatives about their journeys and lifestyles. Previous guests have included Glossier's Emily Weiss and Instagram's Eva Chen.
ART & DESIGN l 99% Invisible
Created by award-winning producer Roman Mars, 99% Invisible explores design and architecture by shedding light on its many overlooked aspects. Each half-hour episode focuses on a single topic or specific design — for example, buses in their latest episode.
CULTURE l Buro.'s Brave Living with Simone Heng
Hosted by former radio personality Simone Heng, our very own Buro.'s Brave Living with Simone Heng features some of Singapore's most prominent creative personalities. Their candid and revealing accounts of their lives and careers will inspire and empower you to live your best life.