Edith Bowman
TV and Radio broadcaster
United Kingdom

9.25 - 9.45 - Winner of 5 British Podcast Awards - George The Poet, Poet and Podcaster, UK, Edith Bowman, TV and Radio Broadcaster, Soundtracking, UK

2019 saw George The Poet winning "Podcast Of The Year as well as four other Gold and two Silver British Podcast Awards.  The judges called it a unique mix of drama, news, poetry, observations, lived experience, experimental ideas and music. On stage at PODCAST DAY, George The Poet will be interviewed by Edith Bowman, creator and host of the multi award-winning podcast Soundtracking.

Fife born Edith Bowman has worked as a TV and Radio broadcaster for over 20 years. Her radio work has spanned all the major stations, presenting shows on BBC Radio 1, 2, 6 and 5Live as well as Virgin Radio. As a TV host she has fronted shows for BBC, Channel 4, Sky Arts, MTV and the list goes on. From hosting music festival coverage and the BAFTA Scotland Awards to presenting dozens of movie premieres Edith has incorporated her genuine passion for, and in-depth knowledge of, music and film in to her work. In 2016 she launched her own podcast “Soundtracking” allowing her to combine these two loves – ARIA & New York Festivals Radio Award Winning Soundtracking has become the go to music and film podcast where you can hear Edith talk to directors, producers, actors, writers and composers about their relationship with music both professionally and personally.