On Air Fest

Taking place at The Wythe Hotel, On Air Fest is the only festival of its kind where audio and podcast fans, creators, and industry leaders come together to explore the art of sound through performances, conversations, listening parties, art installations, live podcasts, and more.

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On Air Fest in NY Mag cover story

By Patrick Kowalczyk

Mar. 18, 2019

This week’s New York Magazine cover story on the podcast boom features reporting by writer Boris Kaschka from the Hot Pod Summit at On Air Fest.

Permalink | Posted on Mar 18, 2019 at 7:57 PM by Patrick Kowalczyk

On Air Fest Draws Standing Room Only Crowds

By Patrick Kowalczyk

Mar. 11, 2019

On Air Fest drew standing room only crowds at The Wythe Hotel in Brooklyn this past weekend. Highlights included the first public talk with executives from Spotify and Gimlet and sessions with Roxane Gay, Radiolab’s Jad Abumrad, Tina Brown, Jenna Wortham, and Amber Tamblyn.

The Verge (”Spotify’s Grand Plan for Podcasts is Taking Shape”). Fast Company (”Why Podcasts Fans Will Always Reject ‘Netflix for Podcasts’”), Forbes (”Lessons Learned About Podcasting and Life From Last Weekend’s On Air Fest”), Book Riot (”18 Things I Learned About Roxane Gay at On Air Fest”), Media Village, and Bklyner (”Preserving the Sounds of Brooklyn at On Air Fest”).

Permalink | Posted on Mar 11, 2019 at 6:22 PM by Patrick Kowalczyk

On Air Fest in Forbes, Time Out, NYMag, and more

By Patrick Kowalczyk

Mar. 01, 2019

Tickets are almost sold out for this weekend’s On Air Fest at The Wythe Hotel with Roxane Gay, Jad Abumrad, Tina Brown, and Tracy K. Smith. Check out some of the preview stories in:
Time Out New York, NYMag, HyperAllergic, Forbes, Bello Collective, Metro, am New York, PureWow, Brooklyn Paper, Untapped Cities, What Should We Do?, Bklyner, and Brightest Young Things.

Permalink | Posted on Mar 01, 2019 at 7:39 PM by Patrick Kowalczyk

FastCo: On Air Fest is “a podcast fan’s dream”

By Patrick Kowalczyk

Dec. 17, 2018

Tina Brown, Jenna Wortham of the The New York Times’ Still Processing, United States poet laureate Tracy K. Smith, and Missing Richard Simmons’ creator Dan Taberski are among the headliners announced today for On Air Fest 2019. Taking place at Brooklyn’s Wythe Hotel from February 28 - March 3, 2019, On Air Fest brings audio fans and creators together to explore the art of sound through performances, conversations, listening parties, art installations, live podcasts, and more.

PKPR placed an exclusive story today in Fast Company, which called the 2019 lineup “a podcast fan’s dream.”

Permalink | Posted on Dec 17, 2018 at 2:25 PM by Patrick Kowalczyk


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