Room-casts

01.15.2016
roomcasts

A huge Castaway congratulations to Lenny Abrhamson & Ed Guiney of Element Pictures on their incredible 4 Academy Award nominations for ‘Room’, which goes on nationwide release today, January 15th. While Paddy Breathnach & Mark O’Halloran’s ‘VIVA’ didn’t make the short list for ‘Best Foreign Language Picture’, it did make it to the long list […]

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About Castaway Media

Castaway Media, Ireland’s first and fastest growing podcast network, has today announced the launch of two new shows, available to listeners via the Castaway podcast network. ‘Emma is the New Black’ and ‘The Outerview‘ will debut on Castaway on Wednesday November 11th and will feature exclusive content developed by the shows presenters, award-winning fashion blogger, […]

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survey

To help us make more awesome podcasts just for you, please complete the survey below. You can do so anonymously or, if you’d like the chance to win an iPod Nano, enter your email address at the end to put in the draw. The whole thing will take less than 5 minutes. The survey is […]

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Last night at the Realex Webawards 2015, our 738am podcast – hosted by Andrew Mangan – won the best podcast category. Obviously we’re delighted to have won, especially because of the quality of the other nominees in the category. There are no short-cuts to making a podcast, they all require time and effort, and perhaps a little […]

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You can join Castaway Media co-founder Andrew Mangan tomorrow night at MVP on Clanbrassil Street, as Jim Carroll and This is Banter ask ‘What’s the story with podcasts?’ Jim will host the event, podcasters on stage are:  Ken Early (Second Captains), Lisa Farrelly (Abbey Talks), Andrew Mangan (Castaway Media/Arseblog) and Roisin Ingle (The Irish Times). There’ll be discussion of podcasting as medium, […]

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On air, and on iTunes

According to Wikipedia a podcast is ‘a digital medium that consists of an episodic series of audio or digital radio, subscribed to and downloaded through web syndication or streamed online to a computer or mobile device. The word is a neologism and portmanteau derived from “broadcast” and “pod” from the success of the iPod, as […]

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list

Keep up to date with all the going-on here at Castaway by joining our mailing list today. This list is clinically proven to increase your coolness by up to 18 points on the Downey Jr scale.* Every Friday we’ll send you a bulletin packed with updates about the stuff we’re doing here on the network, information […]

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Castaway - the podcast network

Since our launch in January 2015, we’ve had a functional, if not particularly pretty website. I suppose it’s a bit like only owning a pair of old, mud-stained pants and Shakin’ Stevens t-shirt. It’ll do the job, but you’d be pretty self-conscious about wearing them out in public. Thankfully though, we’ve got ourselves some new […]

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