Pssst… podDIVA has officially relaunched! 🎧


The leaves have started to fall, DIVAs! And you know what that means – it’s time to drink that inaugural pumpkin spiced latte, get cosy under a blanket and enjoy a podcast or two. Don’t worry – we’ve got plenty of recommendations for the hottest LGBTQI podcasts on the internet right now.

Just Like Us – the podcast for LGBT+ young people

LGBTQI charity Just Like Us is on a mission to empower young people. The brand new season of their podcast, Growing up LGBT+, features audio content from LGBTQI icons Lady Phyll, Kenny Ethan Jones, DIVA’s Char Bailey, Caitlin and Leah, Dom&Ink and Rose and Nana of Two Twos, discussing all things LGBTQI. Sound good? Why not consider championing LGBTQI education in schools and join their Ambassador Programme? Go on – you know you want to.

Making Gay History | LGBT Oral Histories From The Archives

This endearing podcast is perfect for those wanting to learn more about LGBTQI history. Making Gay History goes above and beyond in platforming well-documented LGBTQI icons like Larry Kramer and Sylvia Rivera alongside those that might not have made the history books, including the story of a lady that published a lesbian magazine in secret for years. Its latest series on Coming of Age During the AIDS Crisis is an imperative listen.

David’s Out For A Good Time

This is an oldie, but a goldie. Featuring guests from Kim Petras to Charli XCX, David Olshanetsky (founder of and his long-time pal Naledi Dube delve deep into LGBTQI pop culture. Seasons one and two are available on Spotify now, so go go go!

Dyking Out – a Lesbian and LGBTQIA Podcast For Everyone!

This one’s super fun! Hosted by New York City-based comedians Carolyn Bergier and Melody Kamali, Dyking Out is a weekly podcast covering the best of LGBTQI news and pop culture. Each week, a special guest features, and Dyking Out has hosted the likes of Buzzfeed alumna Brittany Ashley and MUNA’s Naomi McPherson.

To L And Back

Now DIVAs, how does a podcast about The L Word sound? In To L And Back, Autostraddle’s Riese Bernard and writer and director Carly Usdin unpack every single episode of The L Word. With the UK premiere of season two of Generation Q just around the corner, now is as good a time as ever to get stuck in.

Out with Suzi Ruffell

Everyone loves Suzi Ruffell! Out explores the inspiring lives of LGBTQI people, featuring the likes of DIVA faves Yasmin Benoit, Lady Phyll and Hannah Gadsby. This show is super inclusive, highlighting the political role of indispensable LGBTQI activists from Jamie Windust to Shon Faye.

Pssst – didn’t you know? The coveted podDIVA has officially relaunched, baby! Featuring The L Word’s Rachel Shelley, Marcella’s Victoria Broom and more, Team DIVA will be bringing the hottest LGBTQI gossip to your ears. What are you waiting for? Subscribe now!


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