The future of podcasting is that it is the perfect medium to talk, listen and make a positive difference!


Johannesburg, South Africa – What happens when two hosts get inside the same studio to chat about podcasting, South Africa and all the good things in-between?

They realise that perspective, kindness and communication can change the world! Yup… the future of podcasting is that it is the perfect medium to talk, listen and make a positive difference!

Listen as Brent Lindeque gets interviewed (and interviews) Kev Sanders, a fellow South African do-gooder and content creator!

Listen to the show below:

JacPod, launched by Jacaranda FM, is a brand-new podcast hub which features a selection of exclusive content from a wide variety of South African Celebrities.

JacPod’s channels – available via the Jacaranda FM website – cover everything from sport to business to parenting to everyday heroes.

“JacPod is an exciting step forward in the continuous evolution of Jacaranda FM,” says the station GM Kevin Fine.

“It’s a central hub of specially curated podcasts, in English and Afrikaans, for a diverse audience. We’ve launched with six channels and will regularly be adding new ones.”

New podcast episodes will be available weekly from the likes of former Springbok Derick Hougaard; award-winning TV and radio personality Elana Afrika-Bredenkamp and Mr himself, Brent Lindeque.

Channel list:

Top SA Music with Jacaranda FM’S Carla Mackenzie who takes an intimate look into the music and lives of South African musicians: what inspires them, their ambitions and even some of their deepest secrets.

Liefling Derick Hougaard Praat Rugby. The former Bok flyhalf, takes an in-depth look at rugby strategy, coaches, players, team selection and match tactics.

Brand Famous, where hosts and marketing industry stalwarts, Craig Rodney and Dean Oelschig, deliver expert interviews and insight to help marketers rethink their priorities and the case of creativity.

Lesser Known Somebodies, is comedian Simmi Areff’s brainchild where he conducts interviews on the well-known, and the not so well-known. Tongue-in-cheek, intelligent comedy.

Elana Afrika’s Baby Brunch features insightful and real conversations with ordinary parents doing extraordinary things. The show offers inspiration and great advice.

Good Things Guy, where it’s all about positive news. Good Things Guy, Brent Lindeque’s mission is to change what the world pays attention to – sharing good news, introducing everyday heroes and their incredible stories.

“JacPod is part of Jacaranda FM’s ongoing commitment to delivering content that is fresh, interesting, relevant and available through a rich variety of media channels,” says Fine.

All episodes on JacPod are free and can be accessed via iTunes or the Jacaranda website.

Sources: Jacpod | Good Things Guy 
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Click the link below to listen to the Good Things Guy Podcast, with Brent Lindeque – South Africa’s very own Good Things Guy. He’s on a mission to change what the world pays attention to, and he truly believes that there’s good news all around us. In the Good Things Guy podcast, you’ll meet these everyday heroes & hear their incredible stories:

Or watch an episode of Good Things TV below, a show created to offer South Africans balance in a world with what feels like constant bad news. We’re here to remind you that there are still so many good things happening in South Africa & we’ll hopefully leave you feeling a little more proudly South African.

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Brent Lindeque is the founder and man in charge at Good Things Guy.

Recognised as one of the Mail and Guardian’s Top 200 Young South African’s as well as a Primedia LeadSA Hero, Brent is a change maker, thought leader, radio host, foodie, vlogger, writer and all round good guy.

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