Stitcher plays your favorite podcasts and radio, whether you're having an adventure on your commute or laughing out loud at home. Explore shows from NPR, WNYC, the New York Times, Earwolf, BBC and more.

Stream or download podcasts and listen to internet radio with our free app. Find shows on news, comics, true crime, and more for the curious listener, including classics like This American Life, The Daily, Fresh Air, and Joe Rogan.

Stitcher also has exclusive back catalog episodes of Freakonomics, WTF with Marc Maron, True Crime Garage, Comedy Bang! Bang! and many more Earwolf shows plus ad-free, original content on Stitcher Premium, including the Marvel comics based, Wolverine: The Long Night.

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Personalized Front Page

Use Stitcher as your news app and podcast hub to receive updates in real-time based your favorites and recommendations based on your listening

Custom Playlists

Create personal radio station type playlists of your favorite podcasts for long drives, commuting, or other hands-full activities

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Smart Speaker Integrations

Now features an Amazon Alexa skill and connects to Sonos speaker systems.

Supports CarPlay and integrations with over 50 other car models from Ford, GM, Mazda, BMW, Jaguar, Landrover and many more


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Select your favorite genres, networks, or podcasts in our tutorial

Start listening by tapping the play button anywhere on your Front Page OR

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Click on a show, then use the plus button to add to your Favorites and listen later

Stitcher offers podcasts you won’t find using other internet radio apps. Our podcasts cover a wide array of topics from news to comics, crime, politics and more.


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What’s New

Version 9.2.11

- Fix for an issue where downloads could be lost when connectivity switches between cellular and wifi.
- Fix for a crash that could happen at startup related to an ad popup.
- Adding the AirPlay icon to iPad player view
- Minor UI fixes

Ratings and Reviews

2.5 out of 5
65 Ratings

65 Ratings

spirfire17 ,

Messy and confusing new interface

Stitcher has been my go to podcast app for the last few years but I really dislike the interface of this latest update. The developers seem to have borrowed heavily from the Netflix home page, but let’s face it that’s not great either. Now it’s confusing, busy, and difficult to navigate. It feels a real ‘throw the kitchen sink at it’ approach, when I’d prefer something a little more curated.

Benhur7982 ,

Best Podcast Player

No lagging or missing episodes. If someone finds a podcast with one thousand episode, search the episode in the search field and tap play and subscribe. Stitcher will remember the sequence and start playing the episodes in chronological order.
For premium stuff you have to pay, with all the good work they are doing. But you don’t need to unless you want to, I have been a free subscriber for an year. No problem whatsoever. Even some places better than Apple Podcast.
Thank you Stitcher, keep up the good work.

toucangaroo ,

Infuriating: can't play from old to new

I want to listen to podcasts in the order they were made. I want to hear in-jokes and fun experiences at their inception, before I hear references to them. I want to be able to listen at all to podcasts that tell a story. I want to follow along with the lives of artists as they unfold. I don't want to listen to anything in reverse order. Is that too much to ask?

For stitcher, yes. The only way to play episodes in order is to scroll all the way down to the first episode, pressing 'load more' as you go. I recently found a new podcast that has 900 episodes. It would probably take about 5 minutes to scroll all the way through.

Infuriating design.


Stitcher, Inc.
113.2 MB

Requires iOS 10.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.



Age Rating
Infrequent/Mild Medical/Treatment Information
Infrequent/Mild Sexual Content and Nudity
Infrequent/Mild Profanity or Crude Humour
Infrequent/Mild Mature/Suggestive Themes
In-App Purchases
  1. Stitcher Premium £4.49
  2. Stitcher Premium £32.99


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