Top 10 blockchain podcasts to listen to in 2019

Top 10 Blockchain Podcasts to Listen to in 2019 ( Updated )

From fundamentals to technical, here’s the list of best blockchain podcasts.

Year 2018 has seen lots of ups and downs in blockchain and cryptocurrency space. The price of cryptocurrencies initially went up in the first half of the year and then came steep downhill. The striking part is that the underlying technology – Blockchain is gaining more and more traction everywhere – organizations, governments, individuals and even students are spending more time in researching and developing software and tools backed by this technology to look for ways to improve service quality and reduce dependence.

Podcast: New learning source

It’s not something new that people are not aware but its trending more these days with the urge to gain and share knowledge without the need to travel.

Give a shot to podcast listening while driving, gymming, walking, cooking or whatever you are doing which doesn’t require much of your attention.

You have got hundreds of options from blockchain podcasts to pick from. Thankfully we have compiled a list of best of the podcasts around – covering a variety of topics for beginners to experts – so you spend less time hunting and spend more time on your learning.

These podcasts are available on popular platforms like Apple iTunes, YouTube, Spotify, Stitched, Podtail, and many other alike.

Coming from a non-technical background and as a beginner, I found these podcasts really helpful in my understanding of this new technology.

 

Top 10 blockchain podcasts to listen to in 2019

 

Epicenter

 

This podcast is hosted by Brian Fabian Crain, Sebastien Couture and Meher Roy. The team interviews blockchain entrepreneurs, academics, and experts from around the world. The podcasts started early in 2014 and give insights from the most influential people from the blockchain space from Vitalik Buterin to Gavin Andresen and Mike Hearn. It offers in-depth conversions about the technical, economic and social implications of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology.

 

Some of the most popular are:

Aya Miyaguchi on the Role and Challenges of the Ethereum Foundation

Mark Miller on Agoric and the decades long quest for secure smart contracts

Ethan Buchman & Sunny Aggarwal on Cosmos – Launching the Internet of Blockchains

Ben Goertzel: SingularityNet – The Global AI Network and Marketplace

Frequency: Weekly

Available on SoundCloud, YouTube, Apple Podcasts, Podbean

 

Tales From The Crypt

 

It is hosted by Marty Bent Editor in Chief of “the best newsletter in crypto”. He discusses highlights and lowlights of bitcoin, altcoins and cryptocurrency with interesting people in the blockchain technology space.

Some of the popular podcasts are:

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey on the parallels he sees between Twitter and Bitcoin

Jeff Vandrew on distributism, self-custody bitcoin IRAs, maintaining BTCPayServer’s Python implementation, rent seeking, etc.

James O’Beirne, Bitcoin Core contributor on assumeutxo proposal, debt, short-term v. long term thinking and what it’s like being a permabear

Murad Mahmudov from adaptive capital to discuss binance hack, onlynet=onion in config file – h/t evan kaloudis, TFTC.io launch, Honeyminer Mac release

Frequency: weekly

Available on Spotify, Anchor.fm, Stitcher, Podtail, Apple Podcast

 

Unchained

 

One of the most popular and most viewed blockchain podcasts Unchained is hosted by Laura Shin. She interviews pioneers and innovators in blockchain space across industries on how this new technology can open up new avenues for businesses in all stages – startups to large corporates.

Laura Shin is a crypto and blockchain journalist and podcast producer and host of unchained and unconfirmed podcasts. She covers various topics like bitcoin, Ethereum, ICOs and Tokens.

Some of the popular podcast are:

Laura interviewed Binance founder Changpeng Zhao on how binance became most popular exchange within a span of time.

Charlie Lee on how Litecoin can be truly successful

How casa makes it harder for someone to steal your bitcoins, Jeremy Welch

Vitalik Buterin on whether or not Ethereum is ‘blowing it’

Frequency: weekly

Available on SoundCloud, Apple Podcast, YouTube, Stitcher, Podbean

 

Flippening is for cryptocurrency investors

 

Its targets crypto investors and is hosted by Clay Collins, CEO of Nomics.

The podcast focuses around cryptocurrency economy, new investment strategies for maximizing returns and stories from the front lines of financial disruption. The podcasts target investors who have zero experience in investment before bitcoin and now they are into crypto investments.

The most popular podcasts are:

Strategies for Accumulating BTC (Instead of USD) w/ Tuur Demeester from Adamant Capital – Part 1

How cryptocurrency exchanges spam CoinMarketCap (With Fake Volume)

Masternode businesses & going public with Troy Wong of Neptune Dash

Quantitative Crypto Investing w/Ateet Ahluwalia of CoVenture Crypto, Part 1

Frequency: weekly

Available on Stitcher, Podbean, Player.fm, Tunein, Podtail, Apple Podcasts, Spotify

 

Decrypt Asia

 

Decrypt Asia blockchain podcast is hosted by Tushar Agarwal, crypto/blockchain VC at LuneX Ventures, Crypto/Blockchain arm of a traditional VC, Golden Gate Ventures.

Decrypt Asia interviews blockchain investors, entrepreneurs, technologists and industry insiders. The podcast aims to enable people to gain a better understanding of the technology and make superior investment decisions regardless of the learning experience of an individual. Hence, they have content for everyone from beginners to industry experts to keep a track on the latest trends to updates in the existing technologies.

Tushar as a Star Contributor also writes for Tech in Asia, Southeast Asia’s largest tech media platform

Popular episodes are:

Stablecoin adoption through E-commerce with Dan Shin (Terra)

Ted Lin, Chief Growth Officer, Binance at Binance Blockchain Week, Singapore

Crypto in India with the founders of Blockchained India

Using derivatives to take crypto mainstream with Darius and Joshua (QCP capital)

Frequency: weekly

Available on iTunes, Spotify, YouTube, SoundCloud, Twitter

 

MrSotko Cryptocurrency

 

The podcasts basically comment on rumors and criticize blockchain influencers in the community. It focuses on current trends and news and price updates.

Popular podcasts are:

Bitconnect 2.0 scam on the horizon

Bitcoin to 20K by 2020 and the reasons for the bull market

What is the Gotsatoshi PR stunt?

The complete tether bitfinex fiasco

Is Craig Wright trying to buy old bitcoin addresses

Frequency: 3 to 4 videos on weekly basis

Available on Patreon, Social Blade

 

Doug Polk Crypto

 

Hosted by Doug Polk, it covers cryptocurrency news and entertainment. The topics include opinions and advice regarding crypto investing.

Popular podcasts include:

Top 5 cryptocurrencies for 2019

Satoshi’s stupid vision and whitepaper finally disputed

Ripple Price is Going Crazy! Will it pass Ethereum?

Is Craig Wright Really Satoshi Nakamoto? Richard Heart Weighs In

Frequency: weekly

Available on iTunes, Podtail, Steemit, Discord

 

The Blockchain and US Podcast

 

Hosted by Manuel Stagars, the podcast features personal experiences of pioneers, innovators and entrepreneurs in the blockchain, cryptocurrency and token economy. The podcast makes this ground-breaking technology better accessible and inspires critical thinking with stimulating views from around the world.

Manuel Stagars is the award-winning film director/author/podcaster/entreprneur/economist/keynote speaker/advisor.

Some of the popular podcasts are

How cosmos enables the internet of blockchains – Brian Fabian Crain, Co-founder & CEO Chorus One

How a blockchain venture studio works – Mervyn G Maistry, CEO and Founder, Konfidio and Kintaro C

Why blockchain space needs better access – Alexis Gauba, she(256), Mechanism Labs

Can blockchain technology keep humanity human? – Anne Connelly, Singularity University

Frequency: weekly

Available on Castbox, Patreon, Steemit, YouTube, Stitcher

 

 

Let’s talk bitcoin

 

The podcast has been one of the oldest in the blockchain space starting in 2013. It offers knowledge and experience of blockchain and crypto enthusiasts across different topics. It is hosted by Andreas Antonopoulos, a prominent bitcoin advocate and author. Let’s talk bitcoin is also part of the publishing platform LTB Network which offers content of other creators in different formats from text to videos.

Some of the popular podcasts are:

Money is Funny

Do you accept Petros? Stablecoins, Government Dysfunction, and Cryptocurrency Adoption

Functional trumps theoretical: Supernegotiability alternative to the Bitlicense and other recent progress out of Wyoming

Open, neutral, decentralized & borderless

Frequency: weekly

Available on SoundCloud, Apple Podcasts, Player.fm, Podbean, Podtail, Stitcher

Blockchain insider

 

Hosted by Simon Taylor and Colin G Platt is a dedicated podcast specializing in bitcoin, blockchain and distributed ledger technology. They have interviewed well-known names like Charles Hoskinson, Jamie Burke, Jeremy Millar, Vitalik Buterin and many more.

Simon Taylor is the Co-founder of 11FS and Global Digital Finance. He is influencer and consultant in the blockchain space and is been advising governments, regulators and some of the largest banks and financial institutions around the world. Colin G Platt is a consultant at Platt Advisors S.A.R.L.

Some of the popular podcasts are:

Do the crime, do the time

Democratization of Bagholding

No such thing as a private blockchain

The ‘real’ bitcoin market

Frequency: weekly

Available on Apple Podcast, Spotify, Overcast, Pocket Casts

Did I miss any Podcasts? Do let me Know.