Listen to all your favourite podcasts in the new Smooth Radio iOS app

29 November 2018, 09:00 | Updated: 15 January 2021, 15:49

By Tom Eames

Browse and search the most popular shows from around the world like Song Exploder or Serial, and find all your favourites.

And like Netflix - it’s clever and personalised - it can make recommendations and it’ll learn what you like so you can discover even more great content.

Stream podcasts on the new Smooth app or download and listen offline - available in the IOS app store now. (Android coming soon).


Smooth phone
Picture: Smooth/Global

A huge database

Browse from a wide range of over 1,500 popular podcasts, including content lists curated specifically by the Smooth team.

Easily search

Use our search functionality to find podcasts. With our unique podcast tags it makes it even easier to discover your favourites.

Download or stream

Listen to any podcast shows and episodes by streaming the audio or download episodes to listen to offline – perfect for your daily commute.

Control your playback with the extended play bar to make it easier to skip through content and get to the points you want to listen from. When you have finished with your downloaded episodes you can easily delete them from your device to save space.


For easy access to podcasts and to know when your favourite shows are out, you can subscribe to the best shows and access these via the My Library section, where you will also see notification badges to let you know when a new episode is available.