5th Anniversary
Afros & Audio
Podcast Festival


The 1st Two-Day Conference For and By Black Independent Podcast Creatives and Audio Professionals

Baltimore, MD
October 21-22, 2023

Afros & Audio Podcast Festival

Two Days of Powerful Talks and a Commitment to Community and Collaboration

In 2019, The first-ever Black independent podcast creatives and audio professionals hybrid conference kicked off in Brooklyn, New York. 

We are proud to have been given the opportunity to create a conference experience that's unlike any other and quickly becoming one of the most anticipated annual events in the podcasting industry.

Our primary mission is to:

  • shift the conversation beyond the issues of diversity/inclusion, limited resources, and industry barriers.

  •  transform the current landscape of the Podcast Industry with a greater representation of Black Podcast Professionals.

  • design and maintain infrastructures of sustainable resources and consistent support.

Afros & Audio

What is Afros & Audio?

Afros & Audio is a community of independent podcasters dedicated to curating accessible/inclusive events and spaces for and by Black Podcast Creatives & Audio Professionals.  

Our flagship event is the Afros & Audio Podcast Festival, the 1st two-day conference for us and by us, One of the most anticipated podcast conferences in the industry!

We are excited and honored to be a trusted community of support and resources for podcast creatives, networks, Audio Professionals, and podcast-related businesses, since 2019! 







Serving our Community of Podcast Creatives & Audio Professionals Since 2019

Leadership Team


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We're expecting a record turnout for our 5th anniversary event. Secure your spot today and get ticket access 2 weeks before the public!

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