The Podcast Industry to boom in India in upcoming years…

The Podcast Industry to boom in India in upcoming years…

All you need to know about podcasts.

A podcast is an episodic series of spoken word digital audio format that a user can download and listen in a personal device. Streaming applications and podcasting services like RadioPublic, Pocket Casts, Castbox, Podbean, Stitcher, Laughable, TuneIn Radio, Spotify Etc. Provide a convenient, integrated way to manage a personal consumption queue across many podcast sources and playback devices. A podcast series usually features one or more recurring hosts engaged in a discussion about a particular topic or current event.

Future of podcast in India. 

“The Podcast Industry” the new word for India is so going to be common. 2020 is the change for world media consumption change in a remarkable way. Digital audio which was only dominated by the Music Industry is now infected with the talk content.

India is already the world’s third-largest podcast market. Monthly podcast listeners in the country crossed 40 million at the end of 2018, growing 57 per cent annually. Which is now nearly 94 million Further, Google states that India is one of the top five countries using its podcast app.

Podcasts initially began with a focus on English language content in India, they now have a regional appeal with content in Indian languages such as Hindi, Telugu, Marathi, Tamil, Punjabi, Bengal, Rajasthani and Bhojpuri and others. moreover, the content available through podcasts to every age group and every mood from mythological series and bhajans that attract senior citizens, to insightful and inspirational series for millennials, and fun stories and poems for children. News, sports, entertainment, music, politics, skillsets, or even a general take on life the content offered by podcasts has limitless possibilities all in one device.

On Air With Merlyn a podcast series.

A series where you can find inspirational and self-development Interviews and stories. The three childhood friends (Mohammad Asadullah Maqdoom, Mohammad Salman, Mihir Saxena) come together and interview inspirational Personalities across the globe. The question is how On air with Merlyn is different from others the simple answer for this is candid talks you can find truthful and straight forward interviews.

Some of their podcast you would love to listen.


  • Prafull Billore – An inspiring journey of a chai wala who earns crores || Dream Big || Hustle || Success || In Conversation With Friends EP – 6


  • Hustling Hard Since Age 8 : Dan Frischman || Hard Work || Discipline || Luck || In Conversation With Friends EP – 3


  • From an obese kid to winning the title Mr. Tamil Nadu – Biglee Murali || Motivation || Dreams || Determination || In Conversation With Friends EP – 5


  • Our own Desi Rapper – AUTHEN! Road to one million views || Story || Struggles || In Conversation With Friends EP – 4



Merlyn has also come up with unique signature episodic series at Merlyn Studio know as MiniPods – Short Podcasts ranging from 3 to 10 minutes!

Click the links below to watch some MiniPods Episodes…