“The Essentials: Inside The Curve” is a new ABC News podcast series that takes listeners directly to the people on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic. People who risk their own health and safety for others in need.
You can check out episode one and read the full press release about the new CBS COVID-19 podcast from Walt Disney Television below.
April 11 2020- ‘The Essentials: Inside the Curve,’ 10-Part Series, debuts on Saturday, April 11. ABC News today announced a new podcast series, “The Essentials: Inside the Curve.” The 10-part series takes listeners directly to the people on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic who risk their own health and safety to ensure that others are taken care of.
From doctors, nurses and paramedics to cops, transportation and sanitation workers, these essential workers are the people who are outside keeping the world moving while so many stay inside. The podcast series will feature first-person diaries of their days, including their fears, struggles and moments of inspiration. The first episode of “The Essentials” premieres in the feed of ABC Audio’s daily news podcast “Start Here” on SATURDAY, APRIL 11, and will break out into its own feed beginning Saturday, April 25. New episodes are available each Saturday for free on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Pandora, Spotify, Stitcher, TuneIn and the ABC News app.
The latest ABC News reporting on COVID-19 is available here:
“The Essentials: Inside the Curve” is produced by the award-winning ABC News Investigative Unit and ABC Audio, the makers of the No. 1-rated “The Dropout,” “Have You Seen This Man?” and “Truth and Lies: Jeffrey Epstein” podcasts, as well as the award-winning daily news series “Start Here.
About ABC Audio
With distribution to over 1,650 radio stations and digital distributors, ABC Audio is the premier source for audio news, entertainment and music format services in the United States. ABC Audio syndicates ABC News Radio, where more Americans get their radio news than any other commercial broadcaster. ABC Audio includes Air Power, station services with format-specific music content, entertainment and news; ABC Digital, publisher of news, entertainment, lifestyle and music format-specific stories updated 24/7; and syndicated music and talk programming brands. ABC Audio also produces world-class on-demand content, including ABC News’ flagship daily podcast “Start Here,” the international chart-topping hit “The Dropout” and the award-winning “Ten Percent Happier.” ABC Audio is part of ABC News and Walt Disney Television. For more information, visit abcaudio.com.
ABC News Media Relations