Podcast and Audio Recommendations from The Ginger Guy

October 2018


The Habitat By Gimlet

On a remote mountain in Hawaii, there's a fake planet Mars. Six volunteers are secluded in an imitation Mars habitat where they will work as imitation astronauts for one very real year. The goal: to help NASA understand what life might be like on the red planet—and plan for the day when the dress rehearsals are over, and we blast off for real.


American Scandal by Wondery

If More Perfect (another great podcast) and a radio drama had a baby. This is a look at Americas dark side. Excellently written for the ear narration blends neatly with performance segments all scored in a contemporary, grungy way. Lindsay Graham's firm but listenable voice guides you through some of Americas most infamous scandals 

November 2018