Arvada, CO, January 20, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- Coverville, a long-running podcast featuring independent musicians putting their own spin on well-known popular rock and pop songs, won its third consecutive Podcast Award in the Music category, and it’s fourth overall, having won the Best Music Show award in the very first Podcast Awards, held in 2005. The award ceremony was held on January 5th at the Rio All-Suites Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, NV as part of the New Media Expo conference. Coverville will be celebrating 10 years in podcasting in September of 2014, with over 1,000 episodes released since September 2004.
Podcasts are audio and video programs delivered by the web usually via an RSS feed, and are produced by both independent and mainstream organizations, like NPR and ESPN.
Ibbott accepted more than just the Podsafe Music award at the ceremony, as other popular Frogpants Studios podcasts that feature him as a co-host took top honors in their respective categories that evening. FilmSack, a movie podcast that pokes fun at well-known ‘guilty pleasure’ movies, and features Scott Johnson, Brian Dunaway, Randy Jordan, and Ibbott won its second award in the Movies/Films category. And The Morning Stream was one of the big winners of the evening, winning the trophy for Best Comedy Podcast, as well as top honors with The People’s Choice Award. The Morning Stream is a humorous look at recent news and celebrity gossip, recorded four mornings per week, and stars Scott Johnson with Brian Ibbott, as well as many weekly guests, some of whom were on-hand for the awards and welcomed on-stage for the final award of the night.
About Coverville: The Coverville podcast can be found at Coverville.com, and streams live most Thursday afternoons at Coverville.com/live. Coverville started in September 2004, and currently reaches approximately 12,000 listeners per episode.
Frogpants Studios can be found at http://Frogpants.com
The Morning Stream can be found at http://frogpants.com/tms/
FilmSack can be found at http://filmsack.com/
For a full list of Podcast Awards 2013 winners, visit: http://podcastawards.com