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[Community][Podcasts] Get rid of the vax misinformation dealer, Rogan. Bring back Neil Young.

You have made a serious error in providing a platform to the purveyor of misinformation, Rogan. I can't believe you are wasting money on this guy. He is literally killing people.Neil Young has done the right thing. I want to listen to Neil's music. I...

  • Casual Listener
  • You have made a serious error in providing a platform to the purveyor of misinformation, Rogan.  I can't believe you are wasting money on this guy.  He is literally killing people. Neil ...
  • Novy
  • Moderator
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  • 34 comments
  • 131 likes
  • Community
    Podcasts
  • Closed - Doesn't Meet Requirements
  • 2981 Views
  • 34 comments
  • 131 votes

[Podcasts] DISABILITY as a Podcast Category with Subcategories

Hello,Currently, there are 19 primary categories and 91 subcategories for podcasts and disability is not included in any of these. Disability-themed podcasts are spread out into a variety of categories that do not exactly fit nor represent the conten...

  • Casual Listener
  • Hello, Currently, there are  19 primary categories and 91 subcategories for podcasts and disability is not included in any of these. Disability-themed podcasts are spread out into a v...
  • Luan
  • Spotify Star
  • 4267 Views
  • 15 comments
  • 138 likes
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  • Closed - Not Enough Votes
  • 4267 Views
  • 15 comments
  • 138 votes

[All Platforms][Podcasts] Add Podcasts from RSS URL, for Patreon and other Private Private Streams

There have been a few similar posts, and the most recent one was ~5 votes from passing, so I'm going to try submitting this again. Wouldn't it be amazing if you could add a podcast to your feed from an RSS URL? Did you sign up for a patreon and not k...

  • Casual Listener
  • There have been a few similar posts, and the most recent one was ~5 votes from passing, so I'm going to try submitting this again.   Wouldn't it be amazing if you could add a podcast to your f...
  • wolfieson
  • Newbie
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  • 79 comments
  • 752 likes
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  • Case Closed
  • 32287 Views
  • 79 comments
  • 752 votes

[All Platforms][Podcasts][Ukraine] Launch podcasts in Ukraine region

Podcasts is a great feature, available in Spotify either for Free and Premium plans, and as an Ukraine region user I am really missing podcasts section in my account. I understand that podcasts availability in region depends on licensing but since ge...

  • Casual Listener
  • Podcasts is a great feature, available in Spotify either for Free and Premium plans, and as an Ukraine region user I am really missing podcasts section in my account. I understand that podcasts a...
  • ReDZCoMe
  • Newbie
  • 8918 Views
  • 18 comments
  • 436 likes
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  • Case Closed
  • 8918 Views
  • 18 comments
  • 436 votes

[Community][Podcasts] A platform wide misinformation policy

I think that being able to access podcasts from all sorts of people on spotify is fantastic, but I am concerned by the fact that podcasts which have been proven multiple times to be spreading seriously harmful misinformation are permitted to be on th...

  • Casual Listener
  • I think that being able to access podcasts from all sorts of people on spotify is fantastic, but I am concerned by the fact that podcasts which have been proven multiple times to be spreading s...
  • Ver
  • Moderator
  • 544 Views
  • 3 comments
  • 36 likes
  • Community
    Podcasts
  • Closed - Doesn't Meet Requirements
  • 544 Views
  • 3 comments
  • 36 votes

[All Platforms][Podcasts] Picture-in-Picture (PiP) Mode

Now that Spotify is investing more in video, I think it's important to allow for flexibility in how users watch videos on their devices. By allowing for Picture-in-Picture (PiP), users would be able to play Spotify videos in the background, which is ...

  • Casual Listener
  • Now that Spotify is investing more in video, I think it's important to allow for flexibility in how users watch videos on their devices.   By allowing for Picture-in-Picture (PiP), users would...
  • KhING_kHeng
  • Newbie
  • 11158 Views
  • 20 comments
  • 324 likes
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  • Case Closed
  • 11158 Views
  • 20 comments
  • 324 votes

[Mobile] [Podcasts] Add "Podcasts" as a separate tab in the bottom bar after Your Library

It seems convoluted to simultaneously have just three options in the bottom bar at the moment, while at the same time, having two different slider menus at the top of the library section of the app (Music and Podcasts, as well as playlists, artists a...

  • Regular
  • ...pp (Music and Podcasts, as well as playlists, artists and albums, that are swipeable between eachother, but this is far from clear to actual users).   I really like what Spotify is doing with Podcasts...
  • Luan
  • Spotify Star
  • 4459 Views
  • 12 comments
  • 329 likes
  • Podcasts
  • Case Closed
  • 4459 Views
  • 12 comments
  • 329 votes

[Podcasts] Latest Episode on Sync (Garmin and Wear OS)

At the moment podcasts can be added to a Garmin or Wear OS device for offline listening but each episode has to be downloaded individually. Please implement automatic synchronisation of new episodes that occurs as part of playlist synchronisation. Th...

  • Regular
  • At the moment podcasts can be added to a Garmin or Wear OS device for offline listening but each episode has to be downloaded individually.   Please implement automatic synchronisation of n...
  • Alex
  • Moderator
  • 1253 Views
  • 3 comments
  • 55 likes
  • Podcasts
  • Closed - Doesn't Meet Requirements
  • 1253 Views
  • 3 comments
  • 55 votes

[All Platforms][Podcasts] Add comments to podcasts!

I’ve been listening to Podcasts for a year or two now and one of the biggest components of a great podcast is the comment section. This is vital for a podcasts success because the comment section is where a podcasts community can connect with each ot...

  • Casual Listener
  • I’ve been listening to Podcasts for a year or two now and one of the biggest components of a great podcast is the comment section.   This is vital for a podcasts success because the comment s...
  • Luan
  • Spotify Star
  • 7295 Views
  • 23 comments
  • 187 likes
  • All Platforms
    Podcasts
  • Case Closed
  • 7295 Views
  • 23 comments
  • 187 votes

[Desktop][Podcasts] Add New Episodes to desktop version.

I have Your episodes on desktop, but not New Episodes. But it's kind of pointless to have Your Episodes if you cannot easily browse New Episodes to add to Your Episodes playlist. New episodes is the best way for me to keep up on all the podcasts I fo...

  • Casual Listener
  • ...pisodes is the best way for me to keep up on all the podcasts I follow. And currently I have to open my phone even though I'm stationary when at home/office to find out what new episodes there are, and t...
  • bhindman
  • Casual Listener
  • 1502 Views
  • 22 comments
  • 62 likes
  • Desktop
    Podcasts
  • Closed - Not Enough Votes
  • 1502 Views
  • 22 comments
  • 62 votes

[Web Player][Podcasts] Podcast speed

Can we get podcast speed options on chrome web player? My phone died and I am sadly forced to listen to my podcasts on my laptop. I used to listen to my podcasts at 1.8x or 2x speed on the mobile app, and as this is not an option on desktop, I am gre...

  • Casual Listener
  • Can we get podcast speed options on chrome web player? My phone died and I am sadly forced to listen to my podcasts on my laptop. I used to listen to my podcasts at 1.8x or 2x speed on the mobile a...
  • fredclown
  • Newbie
  • 3394 Views
  • 6 comments
  • 127 likes
  • Podcasts
    Web Player
  • Case Closed
  • 3394 Views
  • 6 comments
  • 127 votes

[Desktop][Podcasts] Adjust Video Podcast Playback Speed

Currently there is no option to adjust the playback speed of podcasts which contain video (Joe Rogan Experience) on the desktop application. As someone who likes to listen at 1.5 speed, it makes listening to JRE on the desktop app impossible currentl...

  • Casual Listener
  • Currently there is no option to adjust the playback speed of podcasts which contain video (Joe Rogan Experience) on the desktop application.  As someone who likes to listen at 1.5 speed, it m...
  • Luan
  • Spotify Star
  • 8842 Views
  • 8 comments
  • 152 likes
  • Desktop
    Podcasts
  • Case Closed
  • 8842 Views
  • 8 comments
  • 152 votes

[All Platforms][Podcasts] Report offensive/explicit podcasts

Hello, I don't listen to any podcasts yet Spotify thinks I need to see "ANIME **bleep**" on my home screen every day... I find this just gross and don't need to see that every time I open Spotify. plus the message that sends to people who use my Spot...

  • Gig Goer
  • Hello,   I don't listen to any podcasts yet Spotify thinks I need to see "ANIME **bleep**" on my home screen every day... I find this just gross and don't need to see that every time I o...
  • Luan
  • Spotify Star
  • 2336 Views
  • 14 comments
  • 123 likes
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  • Case Closed
  • 2336 Views
  • 14 comments
  • 123 votes

[Android][Podcasts] If you cancel or censor Rogan ... I will #GoWithJoe

I will cancel if you cancel Joe Rogan. People can listen to whoever they want on spotify or chose not to if they dont like him.

  • Casual Listener
  • I will cancel if you cancel Joe Rogan. People can listen to whoever they want on spotify or chose not to if they dont like him.   
  • Yordan
  • Moderator
  • 304 Views
  • 6 comments
  • 12 likes
  • Android
    Podcasts
  • Closed - Doesn't Meet Requirements
  • 304 Views
  • 6 comments
  • 12 votes

[Mobile][Podcasts] Remove Podcasts You Are Not Interested in from "Your Shows"

Include the ability to "Hide" or "Remove" podcasts you don't like -- or tried out but then decided not to continue listening to -- from "Your Shows" on the Home page in the App.

  • Casual Listener
  • Include the ability to "Hide" or "Remove" podcasts you don't like -- or tried out but then decided not to continue listening to -- from "Your Shows" on the Home page in the App. 
  • Luan
  • Spotify Star
  • 764 Views
  • 6 comments
  • 45 likes
  • Mobile
    Podcasts
  • Closed - Not Enough Votes
  • 764 Views
  • 6 comments
  • 45 votes

[Podcasts] Option to disable call-to-action cards in podcast ads

The new "feature" called "Call to Action" cards is a disgusting breach of trust between Spotify and its loyal paying customers. One of the primary reasons that I, along with millions of others, use Spotify is the absence of advertisements. Ads have s...

  • Casual Listener
  • ...elationship with music and podcasts. But I am so tired of the constant barrage of advertisements from every possible direction that this will certainly prompt me leaving Spotify if not corrected.  &n...
  • osornios
  • Spotify Star
  • 257 Views
  • 2 comments
  • 13 likes
  • Podcasts
  • Closed - Not Enough Votes
  • 257 Views
  • 2 comments
  • 13 votes

[Desktop][Podcasts] Hide, block, or delete Spotify suggested podcasts

This is a general request to be able to hide, dismiss, or block suggested podcasts. If something doesn't interest you, whether because you find it explicit (previously, deleted as too similar and previously, closed for not enough votes), or it's just...

  • Casual Listener
  • This is a general request to be able to hide, dismiss, or block suggested podcasts. If something doesn't interest you, whether because you find it explicit (previously, deleted as too similar and p...
  • Luan
  • Spotify Star
  • 961 Views
  • 2 comments
  • 10 likes
  • Desktop
    Podcasts
  • Closed - Doesn't Meet Requirements
  • 961 Views
  • 2 comments
  • 10 votes

[Podcasts] Add podcasts to different playlists (by topic) and have new episodes auto added.

Add podcasts to different playlists (by topic) and have new episodes auto added. For example, create a list of comedy, mystery, and science podcasts and jump into the list depending on my mood.It would be great to jump between some asmr and story pod...

  • Casual Listener
  • Add podcasts to different playlists (by topic) and have new episodes auto added. For example, create a list of comedy, mystery, and science podcasts and jump into the list depending on my mood. It w...
  • Luan
  • Spotify Star
  • 128 Views
  • 2 comments
  • 5 likes
  • Podcasts
  • Closed - Not Enough Votes
  • 128 Views
  • 2 comments
  • 5 votes

[Desktop][Podcasts] A latest episodes playlist on Desktop app.

Hey guys! In the mobile app (android) there is this great feature called "latest episodes".It's an automatic playlist that gives me the latest episodes from the podcasts I follow.It's great for me to pick wich ones I want to save in my playlist so I ...

  • Casual Listener
  • Hey guys!   In the mobile app (android) there is this great feature called "latest episodes". It's an automatic playlist that gives me the latest episodes from the podcasts I follow. It's g...
  • osornios
  • Spotify Star
  • 551 Views
  • 3 comments
  • 35 likes
  • Desktop
    Podcasts
  • Closed - Not Enough Votes
  • 551 Views
  • 3 comments
  • 35 votes

[Podcasts] Remove Snacks Minute from Your Daily Drive

Most of what I get on My Daily Drive is good, but Snacks Minute is possibly the most annoying thing I have ever heard. Why not MarketPlace or the WSJ for business news? I skip it every time it comes on, but is there a way to request that it never sho...

  • Casual Listener
  • Most of what I get on My Daily Drive is good, but Snacks Minute is possibly the most annoying thing I have ever heard.  Why not MarketPlace or the WSJ for business news?  I skip it every ti...
  • Luan
  • Spotify Star
  • 4864 Views
  • 35 comments
  • 141 likes
  • iOS
    Podcasts
  • Case Closed
  • 4864 Views
  • 35 comments
  • 141 votes