Pratchett Podcasts

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This is the master list of Terry Pratchett, Discworld and Good Omens podcasts for this wiki. "Pratchett-ish" podcasts are in a separate table at the bottom of this page. We're also working on some lists of other podcasts with episodes about these topics, and all the podcasts with their own articles here will appear in the Podcasts category.

The table is sortable; the default order is active and complete podcasts by launch date, then inactive or unavailable ones, also by launch date.

Podcast Launch date[1] Status[2] Abbr.[3] Official website[4] Area of interest
Radio Morpork 2015-08-10 Complete RMP wordpress.com Discworld novels
Pratchat 2017-10-08 Active PC pratchatpodcast.com Every Pratchett book, plus other works
The Death of Podcasts 2018-11-14 Complete DOP thedeathofpodcasts.com Discworld novels
Wyrd Sisters 2019-01-28 Complete WSP podbean.com Discworld and some other novels
The Truth Shall Make Ye Fret 2019-11-04 Active MYF thetruthshallmakeyefret.com Discworld novels, adaptations, and other Pratchett works
Desert Island Discworld 2019-11-24 Complete DID desertislanddiscworld.com Discworld and other Pratchett books
The Compleat Discography 2020-01-13 Active[5] TCD compleatdiscography.page Discworld novels
Who Watches the Watch 2020-05-05 Active WWTW pinecast.co The Watch and Discworld novels
The Disc-Course 2020-07-01 Active TDC acast.com Discworld novels
Disc Coverers 2020-11-29 Active DCP anchor.fm Discworld novels
Unseen Academicals 2021-04-04 Active UAP anchor.fm[6] Discworld novels; academic angle
Nanny Ogg's Book Club 2021-09-19 Active NOBC fireside.fm Discworld novels
I’ve Never Read Discworld 2022-09-18 Active NRD anchor.fm Discworld novels
The Turtle Reads 2022-12-09 Active TTR captivate.fm Discworld and other novels
Dining Table Discworld 2023-11-19 Active DTD podbean.com Discworld novels
The Turtle Moves 2008[7] Unavailable TTM tumblr.com Discworld lore
The Pratchett Podcast 2011-10-24 Inactive[8] TPP N/A (see entry) Pratchett/Discworld reviews and news
La Universidad Invisible 2016-02-01 Inactive LUI ivoox.com Discworld (and broader fantasy) lore; in Spanish
Ankh-Morpork Public Radio 2016-09-21 Unavailable AMPR shoutengine.com Discworld novels
Welcome to the End Times 2019-03-31 Inactive WTTET anchor.fm Good Omens and Good Omens (season 1)
Tales From the Drum[9] 2019-04-19 Unavailable TFTD mindkindle.net Discworld lore
The Fangirl Zone: Good Omens 2019-05-15 Inactive GOFZ castos.com Good Omens (season 1)
Good Omens Podcast 2019-05-23 Inactive GOTPI tvpodcastindustries.com Good Omens (season 1 and 2)
The Good Omens Podcast 2019-06-04 Inactive GOAB afterbuzztv.com Good Omens (season 1)
Good Omens Recap 2019-06-26 Unavailable GORF recap.fm[10] Good Omens (season 1)
And he said to me 2019-12-22 Unavailable AHSTM buzzsprout.com Personal stories of Pratchett
Pterry Ptalk 2021-01-03 Inactive PP podbean.com Discworld novels and adaptations
Ook! 2021-04-11 Inactive O! anchor.fm Discworld novels
Klatschianischer Kaffee 2021-11-20 Inactive KK klatschianischerkaffee.de Discworld lore; in German
Pterrylog 2021-12-06 Unavailable PL podigee.io Total verhext (Witches Abroad) audiobook; in German
Hubward Bound 2022-05-13 Inactive HB podbean.com Discworld novels
Pseudopolis Yard 2023-05-25 Inactive PY libsyn.com Discworld novels

Pratchett-ish Podcasts

These podcasts contain a significant amount[11] of Pratchett content, but are more broadly themed. Most are general book podcasts which feature the Discworld novels amongst many others.

Podcast Launch date[1] Status[2] Abbr.[3] Official website Area of interest
Dragon Babies 2016-09-16 Active DB dragonbabiespodcast.com Young Adult fantasy books
Librorum 2018-01-29 Active LIB sons.red Short book reviews; in Spanish
Teaching My Cat to Read 2020-09-06 Active TMC wordpress.com General fiction; mostly classics and modern fantasy
Trash or Treasure? 2020-11-29 Active TOTP buzzsprout.com Book recommendations, mostly romance
Fiction Fans 2021-02-03 Active FF fictionfanspodcast.com General fiction; includes a regular Discworld segment
Northern Wind Fantasy Podcast 2021-09-06 Active NWF podcasters.spotify.com Fantasy fiction
Books w/ Bitches 2022-04-07 Active BWB podcasters.spotify.com General book club
Books Are Magical 2022-09-05[12] Active BAM buzzsprout.com General fiction; focus on books that can “make us better humans”
Just Dads Reading Books 2023-01-14 Active JDRB redcircle.com Children’s and young adult fiction
Wallowing in the Shallows 2023-09-08 Active WITS captivate.fm[13] TV and film pop culture
Stuck on Arrakis 2018-09-16[14] Inactive SOA buzzsprout.com Intimidating sci-fi and fantasy series
Beyond the Bindings 2021-03-17 Inactive BTB buzzsprout.com General fiction, with lots of fantasy
Wikid Lizardz[15] 2021-04-24 Inactive WL anchor.fm Single episode, a biography of Terry Pratchett

Podcast Status

We try to update the status of the podcasts regularly; check the footnote on each table to see when it was last updated.

Here's an explanation of what our statuses mean:

  • Active” means the podcast is in production and new episodes are being released.
  • Complete” indicates the podcast has achieved its specific goal (e.g. discussing every Discworld book) or otherwise officially ended.
  • Inactive” means the podcast is not currently in production as far as we can tell.
  • Unavailable” means the podcast's episodes are no longer available from a public RSS feed or other reliably accessible source.

We usually wait a few months before marking a show as inactive; life takes precedence over podcasting for most fancasts, after all![16] Note that podcasts can and do return from long hiatuses, but a span of longer than six months off-air is rare, especially if the show is not well established.

Footnotes

  1. 1.0 1.1 We use the original publication date of the first episode, not including trailers. Most podcasts have an introductory "episode zero"; those count!
  2. 2.0 2.1 As of 14 August 2023.
  3. 3.0 3.1 A template with this abbreviated name has been set up to allow for quickly linking to this podcast. Type the acronym in braces, e.g. {{RMP}} will produce Radio Morpork. For more details, see Template:BookShortcut.
  4. Spotify rebranded their free hosting service Anchor as Spotify Podcasts, but since we want to make it clear these are links to the podcasts’ official page and not just their listing in Spotify, we’re leaving the Anchor links in place until they don’t work.
  5. Compleated the novels with their The Shepherd's Crown episode in June 2023, but now has a second season covering the other Discworld works.
  6. Switched from Sounder to Anchor in early 2023.
  7. It's difficult to date The Turtle Moves episodes, but 2008 is probably accurate, making it a pretty early podcast. See the show's page for more.
  8. Only the last thirty or so episodes are still available.
  9. Previously known as The Discworld Portal and a a variety of other names.
  10. The website no longer exists, though the URL does point to a placeholder page.
  11. At the moment we’re pretty loose about how we define this; basically the yardstick is “at least a few Pratchett-centric episodes, especially if they are doing them regularly, or read a lot of other authors popular with Pratchett podcasts”. Feel free to suggest other shows we should include!
  12. The listed date is a year earlier, but this seems to be an error based on the dates of all other episodes.
  13. No dedicated website; the captivate.fm page only links to the RSS feed and Spotify.
  14. Note that Stuck on Arrakis didn't start reading the Discworld books until season two, which began on 7 October 2020.
  15. Appears in podcast directories as just "Terry Pratchett", but the host identifies the show as Wikid Lizardz.
  16. For contrast, professional podcast statistics seem to consider a podcast active if it has released a new episode in the last 45 days.