The audience for LiSTNR shows a consistent month on month growth with a 48% increase in listeners, the best result for LiSTNR since the start of the CRA Podcast Ranker.

The Hamish & Andy podcast on LiSTNR has also regained the number spot with 960,000 monthly listeners in the Australian Top 100 Podcasts Ranker^ in March, as the LISTNR Podcast network recorded a new high of 3.404 million* monthly listeners.

In the All Australian Ranker, LiSTNR had more podcasts in the Top 20 than any other publisher including It’s a Lot with Abbie Chatfield, The Howie Games, Rush Hour with JB and Billy, The Scorecard with Liam Flanagan, The Briefing and Just The Gist.

7am was again the top news podcasts which is represented by LiSTNR and Schwartz Media.

LiSTNR also has the top three most listened to sports podcasts in the country with The Howie Games, Rush Hour with JB and Billy, and The Scorecard with Liam Flanagan.

Other LiSTNR podcasts in the All Australian Top 50 podcast ranker were The Marty Sheargold Show, Triple M Footy AFL, Allan & CarlyHit WA, Hughesy, Ed and Erin – 2Day FM, The National Briefing, Triple M Rocks Footy – NRL, Matt & Alex All Day Breakfast, Motley Fool Money, and Fifi, Fev and Nick – The Fox FM.

“LiSTNR is the leading creator and publisher of Australian podcasts. The results show that podcast audiences are consuming more of our radio and original podcasts across a variety of genres. LiSTNR is continuing to invest in co-creation podcast production with well-known podcast creators and domestic and international partners, to ensure many more exciting new titles to come.” SCA General Manager Digital Audio, Grant Tothill, said.

“LiSTNR is growing at a rapid rate and as streaming hours and time spent listening increase and with a growing, diversified content slate including music channels, radio, and podcasts, there are more and more reasons for Australians to make LiSTNR a part of their everyday life and for advertisers to reach new audiences.”

Launched in February 2021, LiSTNR is a curated and personalised free app offering radio, podcasts, music, and news, creating a new audio destination for all Australians. LiSTNR houses more than 125 premium original local, national, and global podcasts, live radio streams, radio podcasts and digital music stations from the Hit and Triple M networks, 25 music streaming channels, five weekly music podcasts and on-demand audio News and Info services.

* Triton Podcast Metrics March 2022 vs March 2021
^Australian Podcast Ranker All Australian Top 100 Podcasts – March 2022


About LiSTNR

LiSTNR is a curated and personalised, free app offering radio, podcasts, music, and news, creating a new audio destination for all Australians. Featuring a fun and intuitive onboarding process, LiSTNR delivers an audio destination that is built for individual listeners’ routines and preferences. Highly personalised, it provides listeners a new world of audio entertainment, with their own daily feed of audio and easy discovery of new content through curated recommendations. Available across a large array of devices including both iOS and Android, CarPlay and Android Auto, Google Assistant and Alexa and Android TV, LiSTNR enables a fantastic listening experience, anytime and anywhere. Open your Ears to a new world of audio – download the free app today.