In a series of posts on the topic of podcasting, there is nothing to beat a case study. And so here we have an award-winning case study no less! Stories of Scotland is exactly that, an award-winning podcast, create and hosted by Annie MacDonald and Jenny Johnstone who try to unravel the rich tapestry of Scotland’s culture, nature and heritage. Prepared to climb into caves, cairns and chaos, Annie and Jenny travel around Scotland and investigate how stories of the past can help us make sense of modern life.
Although only set up in 2019 it already has thousands of downloads, fans across the world and wins awards. Hear about what inspired them, how they met on the Scottish Stand-up scene, how they approach production and content and what to expect from them in the next series.
The origins of Storied of Scotland
Production and distribution
Projects in the pipeline
What next for Stories of Scotland
Other podcasts worth a listen
Date Recorded: December 2020
Date Published: March 2021
Interviewee: Annie MacDonald and Jenny Johnstone
Host: Tim Wright: Tim Wright is co-founder of twintangibles a Scottish based management consultancy and an advisor at XpoNorth Digital
References in the Podcast
Stories of Scotland
The Harrowing by Storyglass.
Unearthed by Ryan Latto
Scotland: A Scottish History Podcast by Be Quiet Media
Under the Tartan Sky by Glen Moyer
Podcart by Halina Rifai,