Name of Podcast: La matinale de 19h (Morning Show at 7pm)
What topics are covered: This podcast talks about news and is broadcast by students.
Why is it good to listen to? The hosts are young and sometimes use some slang. However, they speak at a normal rhythm and without any particular accent.
You can subscribe or listen to the podcast by finding “La matinale de 19h” on iTunes, or through http://www.radiocampusparis.org/lamatinalede19h/
How often are the podcasts updated? From Monday to Thursday, a new podcast is aired daily.
Length of each podcast: Each episode is one hour long.
Podcast Description: “La matinale de 19h” is a French podcast from Radio Campus Paris, a student radio. In this podcast, the team of presenters analyzes the issues about politics, international news, sports, culture, ecology etc. In each episode of the podcast, there are some stories, features and interviews with the people who are currently in the centre of the news.
The news is not discussed as it is in conventional media since students present the show from Paris. They have different point of views and talk about topics and news that are of interest for them. They also talk about topics related to the life in Paris since it is a very important issue for them. It can deal with new laws, the rent prices etc.On their website, they usually post an article with more information and links regarding one of the topics they discussed in the show. The presenters of “La matinale de 19h” try their best to make this show unconventional and make the news interesting.
Summary: This French podcast is interesting since students have a different view of the news, and feel concerned about certain topics that may not be covered by other news programmes.