Hosted by author Daniel Alarcón, Radio Ambulante delivers high-quality, long-form radio Latino stories. The show’s second season with NPR returns September 12 with stories of love, loss, politics, climate change, technology, money and family. Weekly episodes will run through the end of June 2018.
Radio Ambulante has produced stories from more than 20 countries, and partnered with English-language outlets like NPR’s Planet Money, Radiolab, The New York Times Magazine and This American Life.
Radio Ambulante joined NPR’s successful portfolio of podcasts in 2016, which draws more than 12.9 million monthly listeners. The program’s audience has expanded exponentially seeing a 51% increase in monthly podcast downloads.
Sources: (NPR podcast users) Podtrac, August 2017; (Radio Ambulante podcast download growth) Triton, December 2016 – May 2017