Hosted by author Daniel Alarcón, Radio Ambulante delivers high-quality, long-form radio stories about politics, sports, love, human rights, family ties, and more. The show’s second season with NPR begins September 12, 2017 and will feature 30 new episodes.
Radio Ambulante has produced more than 60 episodes 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 11.3 million monthly listeners. The program’s audience has expanded exponentially since joining NPR, seeing a 40% increase in monthly podcast downloads.
Sources: (NPR podcast users) Podtrac, February 2017; (Radio Ambulante podcast download growth) Splunk, 4-week downloads, 3-month average.