Pineapple Street Media produces inventive, award-winning original shows. We take pride in creating high-quality content tailored to a diversity of ideas, interests, and identities. We strive to make moving, thoughtful, and creative audio for all people in all genres. Of the shows we’ve released, all have debuted the iTunes top ten.
On February 15, 2014, fitness guru Richard Simmons disappeared. He stopped teaching his regular exercise class at Slimmons, cut off his closest friends, and removed himself from the public eye after decades as one of the most accessible celebrities in the world. Nobody has heard from him - and no one knows why he left. Filmmaker Dan Taberski was a Slimmons regular and a friend of Richard’s. Missing Richard Simmons is Dan’s search for Richard - and the deeper he digs, the stranger it gets.
Presented by writer and actor Lena Dunham, Women of the Hour is a magazine-style show about friendship, love, work, and the accomplishments of great women.
Produced in collaboration with The New York Times, Still Processing is a weekly culture show hosted by critic-at-large Wesley Morris and writer Jenna Wortham. They discuss pop culture, politics, technology, and our changing cultural landscape.
In the summer of 2016, Pineapple Street co-founder Max Linsky sat down with then–presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton for a series of candid conversations about life on the campaign trail and her hopes for America’s future. With Her also features a number of interviews with figures close to the campaign, including Bill Clinton and Tim Kaine.