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D.C.'s 11 Best Podcasts For Locals, By Locals That You Should Be Listening To

DC DIARY: If you must listen to a podcast about work, this is the one. The inquisitive Stephanie Logan brings together D.C. professionals to share candid stories, experiences, and genuine personal narratives about what it's really like to live and work in this town. DC Diary aims to facilitate a sense of community and provide a platform for "relationships that go beyond a business card."

AU graduate student produces podcast to tell real stories of DC

"AU graduate student Stephanie Logan premiered her new podcast, “DC Diary,” which focuses on the real and unpublicized lives of the people of D.C., at a preview party on March 22.

“DC Diary” is a podcast comprised of interviews Logan does with some of the people she knows around D.C. and sound bites taken from her recording happy hours about life in the city.

Colony Club, a coffee shop and bar in Columbia Heights, hosted the event and created an environment perfectly suited for the vast array of locals, radio producers and podcast hosts that filled the space. The spotlight of the night was podcasting: the people, ideas and the fans."

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You should hear these local podcasts

  • DC Diary prioritizes the personal over the political in asking people about their professional lives. Check out their first episode.

  • DC Diary is part of a podcast network called Goat Rodeo. They're gathering with the makers of their whole new slate of shows—including offerings on untold storiesfailure, and music—tonight at Colony Club. (7-11 pm)

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Things to Do in DC This Weekend (Nov 10-13): Election Decompression

"THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 10

ELECTION We’re sure everyone has a lot to say about the election. The folks at the DC Diary podcast are holding an election-themed Recording Happy Hour at Policy, where DC residents are invited to grab a drink and get into recording booth and share their thoughts and experiences on 2016. Free, 6 PM"